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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 28 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 19 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.07% 3.69% 3.39%
As % of the System Software category 47.50% 41.67% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 1
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£350 £230 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.17% -42.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +13.63%
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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
40 24 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.67% 8.86% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 15 8
Average daily rate £350 £250 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £385 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £10.50 - £15.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.13 - £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.85 - £16.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

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 19 September 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 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (50.00%) RHCE
2 12 (50.00%) Linux
2 12 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 12 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (41.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (37.50%) Windows
5 8 (33.33%) SCCM
6 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
7 5 (20.83%) DHCP
7 5 (20.83%) DNS
7 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
7 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (16.67%) VCP5
8 4 (16.67%) Citrix
8 4 (16.67%) AIX
8 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
8 4 (16.67%) ITIL
8 4 (16.67%) Symantec
8 4 (16.67%) McAfee
8 4 (16.67%) Finance
9 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
9 3 (12.50%) WebLogic
9 3 (12.50%) SQL
9 3 (12.50%) VBScript
9 3 (12.50%) VB
9 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
9 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
9 3 (12.50%) VPN

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.33%) Apache
3 2 (8.33%) IIS
3 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) DHCP
1 5 (20.83%) DNS
2 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.50%) VPN
3 2 (8.33%) Unified Communications
3 2 (8.33%) Internet
3 2 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) SCCM Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.17%) DBA
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (4.17%) Project Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Linux
1 12 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (37.50%) Windows
3 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
4 4 (16.67%) AIX
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) Software Deployment
3 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
3 2 (8.33%) Migration
3 2 (8.33%) Service Management
3 2 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.17%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
1 3 (12.50%) VBScript
1 3 (12.50%) VB
2 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (8.33%) Korn
3 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) RHCE
2 10 (41.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (16.67%) VCP5
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.33%) MCSE
4 2 (8.33%) RHCT
4 2 (8.33%) MCTS
4 2 (8.33%) MCITP
5 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (8.33%) XenApp
2 2 (8.33%) NFS
3 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) SCCM
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Intune
3 2 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (8.33%) ZABBIX
3 2 (8.33%) SCDPM
3 2 (8.33%) Tivoli
3 2 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Nagios
3 2 (8.33%) SCOM
3 2 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.67%) Citrix
4 4 (16.67%) Symantec
4 4 (16.67%) McAfee
5 2 (8.33%) HP
5 2 (8.33%) Dell
5 2 (8.33%) EMC
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco
5 2 (8.33%) JBoss
5 2 (8.33%) NetApp
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle
Cardiff
CPS Group
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 16 days ago