The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 31 29 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 11 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.89% 3.81% 6.40%
As % of the System Software category 30.56% 34.38% 40.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 1
Average daily rate
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£310 £250 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+11.90% +7.69%
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South Wales

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

System Software Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
36 32 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 9.47% 11.07% 15.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 5
Average daily rate £310 £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £132 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £473 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -3.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +6.06%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (52.63%) Windows
3 7 (36.84%) Linux
3 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 7 (36.84%) RHCE
3 7 (36.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (36.84%) SCCM
3 7 (36.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
4 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
4 5 (26.32%) DHCP
4 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
4 5 (26.32%) DNS
5 4 (21.05%) SAN
5 4 (21.05%) Citrix
5 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (21.05%) Symantec
5 4 (21.05%) McAfee
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (15.79%) Office 365
6 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Intune
6 3 (15.79%) Software Deployment
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
6 3 (15.79%) SQL
6 3 (15.79%) VBScript
6 3 (15.79%) VB

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) DHCP
1 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
1 5 (26.32%) DNS
2 4 (21.05%) SAN
3 3 (15.79%) VPN
4 2 (10.53%) LAN
4 2 (10.53%) WAN
4 2 (10.53%) Internet
4 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Cognos Impromptu
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) SCCM Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Project Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Server Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Fat Client
1 2 (10.53%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.26%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 7 (36.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Software Deployment
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
2 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
2 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
2 2 (10.53%) Migration
3 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
1 3 (15.79%) VBScript
1 3 (15.79%) VB
2 2 (10.53%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) RHCE
1 7 (36.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) MCSE
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) MCTS
2 2 (10.53%) MCITP
2 2 (10.53%) VCP5
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) XenApp
2 2 (10.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (10.53%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.26%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) SCCM
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Intune
3 2 (10.53%) SCOM
3 2 (10.53%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (10.53%) ARCserve
3 2 (10.53%) SCDPM
3 2 (10.53%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (5.26%) Tivoli
4 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
3 4 (21.05%) Citrix
3 4 (21.05%) Symantec
3 4 (21.05%) McAfee
4 2 (10.53%) Cognos
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) NetApp
4 2 (10.53%) HP
4 2 (10.53%) EMC
4 2 (10.53%) Intel
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Rate: £325 to £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago