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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 51 50 36
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 14 13 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.92% 1.94% 4.07%
As % of the System Software category 13.59% 20.31% 23.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 8
Average daily rate
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£225 £318 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.13% -24.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £57.50 £8.50 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+576.47% -74.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £25.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +12.35%
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
103 64 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.11% 9.55% 17.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 27 45
Average daily rate £225 £200 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £168 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £378 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 13 13
Average hourly rate £27.50 £13.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.70% -32.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £9.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £33.35 £37.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -2.36%

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 October 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -1 8 £275 -13.38% 6
Peterborough - 4 £225 - 1
Huntingdon +7 1 - -
Ely - - - -
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (56.00%) HP
3 12 (48.00%) Cisco
4 11 (44.00%) Citrix
4 11 (44.00%) Windows 7
5 10 (40.00%) Linux
6 8 (32.00%) ITIL
6 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (28.00%) Remedy ITSM
7 7 (28.00%) Oracle Exadata
7 7 (28.00%) Oracle
7 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
7 7 (28.00%) SLA
7 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
7 7 (28.00%) BMC
7 7 (28.00%) Remedy
7 7 (28.00%) Service Management
8 6 (24.00%) Finance
8 6 (24.00%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (24.00%) CCTV
9 5 (20.00%) SCCM
9 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
9 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
9 5 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (16.00%) MS Office
10 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (16.00%) SAN
10 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Office
2 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) SAN
2 3 (12.00%) DHCP
2 3 (12.00%) Network Security
2 3 (12.00%) DNS
3 2 (8.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.00%) ISDN
3 2 (8.00%) PBX
3 2 (8.00%) VoIP
3 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.00%) Wireless
4 1 (4.00%) Firewall
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (12.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) MSI
3 1 (4.00%) InstallShield
3 1 (4.00%) AdminStudio
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Service Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) IT Support
3 3 (12.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Build Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Software Build Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Project Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) IT Technician
5 1 (4.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) CCTV
2 1 (4.00%) CMDB
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (40.00%) Linux
4 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (12.00%) AIX
7 3 (12.00%) HPUX
7 3 (12.00%) Solaris
7 3 (12.00%) UNIX
8 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
8 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
8 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (8.00%) Windows Phone
8 2 (8.00%) Windows Vista
8 2 (8.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) ITIL
2 7 (28.00%) Service Management
3 3 (12.00%) Scrum
3 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.00%) Test Management
4 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) Python
1 3 (12.00%) Tcl
1 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (8.00%) Korn
2 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.00%) PHP
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) VBScript
3 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (12.00%) XenApp
4 1 (4.00%) vSphere
4 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (56.00%) HP
3 12 (48.00%) Cisco
4 11 (44.00%) Citrix
5 7 (28.00%) BMC
5 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (28.00%) Oracle
5 7 (28.00%) Remedy
6 3 (12.00%) Dell
6 3 (12.00%) NetApp
7 2 (8.00%) Apple
7 2 (8.00%) Avaya
7 2 (8.00%) EMC
8 1 (4.00%) AppSense