The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 50 51 42
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 17 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.26% 2.55% 2.15%
As % of the System Software category 15.60% 17.65% 14.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 2
Average daily rate
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£318 £209 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.09% -42.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £206 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £212 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £11.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -62.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £21.38 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+69.59% -0.58%
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

System Software Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
109 102 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.49% 14.43% 14.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 35 22
Average daily rate £325 £338 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £204 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £458 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 21
Average hourly rate £15.50 £22.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.54% +39.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.10 £29.25 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.64% -3.12%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Cambridgeshire region.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Cambridgeshire region.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +3 11 £299 +43.11% 17
Peterborough +1 2 - -
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Infrastructure.

1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (71.43%) Windows
3 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 8 (38.10%) Cisco
4 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
5 7 (33.33%) Linux
6 6 (28.57%) ITIL
6 6 (28.57%) Citrix
6 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (23.81%) SAN
7 5 (23.81%) HP
7 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
8 4 (19.05%) Oracle
8 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (14.29%) Office 365
9 3 (14.29%) VLAN
9 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (14.29%) DHCP
9 3 (14.29%) DNS
9 3 (14.29%) MS Office
9 3 (14.29%) NetApp
9 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (9.52%) Change Management
10 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (9.52%) EDRMS

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Infrastructure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.76%) IIS
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) SAN
2 3 (14.29%) VLAN
2 3 (14.29%) DHCP
2 3 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (9.52%) MGCP
3 2 (9.52%) H.323
3 2 (9.52%) Firewall
3 2 (9.52%) VoIP
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (4.76%) LDAP
4 1 (4.76%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (9.52%) EDRMS
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) Maven
2 1 (4.76%) Ant
Job Titles
1 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Administrator
2 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (9.52%) DBA
2 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Consultant
2 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (9.52%) Implementation Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (9.52%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (9.52%) IT Support
2 2 (9.52%) Unified Communications Specialist
3 1 (4.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (4.76%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Clustering
1 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Linux
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (9.52%) Change Management
3 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) High Availability
3 2 (9.52%) DevOps
3 2 (9.52%) Database Security
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Open Source
4 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.76%) Change Control
4 1 (4.76%) Build Automation
4 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) C
2 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) CCVP
1 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (9.52%) CCNA
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) OCP
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (4.76%) vSphere
4 1 (4.76%) XenApp
4 1 (4.76%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Data Guard
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.76%) SCDPM
2 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.76%) Puppet
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 8 (38.10%) Cisco
4 6 (28.57%) Citrix
5 5 (23.81%) HP
6 4 (19.05%) Oracle
7 3 (14.29%) NetApp
8 1 (4.76%) 3PAR
8 1 (4.76%) Brocade
8 1 (4.76%) Veeam
8 1 (4.76%) Dell
8 1 (4.76%) IBM