The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 13 29 13
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -16
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 11 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 11.58% 1.31% 4.84%
As % of the System Software category 55.00% 14.29% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Average daily rate £350 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £29.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+48.27% +50.25%
VMware Infrastructure
Gloucestershire

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

System Software Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
20 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 21.05% 9.15% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 2
Average daily rate £300 £386 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.33% -3.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £11.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (84.62%) Windows
3 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
4 9 (69.23%) HP
5 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
5 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
6 6 (46.15%) Citrix
7 5 (38.46%) DNS
7 5 (38.46%) DV Cleared
7 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
7 5 (38.46%) HP Storage
8 4 (30.77%) Cisco
8 4 (30.77%) DHCP
8 4 (30.77%) Service Management
9 3 (23.08%) Change Management
9 3 (23.08%) SAN
9 3 (23.08%) Scrum
9 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (23.08%) HTTP
9 3 (23.08%) Linux
9 3 (23.08%) JBoss
9 3 (23.08%) ITIL
9 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
9 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
9 3 (23.08%) OpenStack
9 3 (23.08%) DevOps
9 3 (23.08%) Kanban
10 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
10 2 (15.38%) Veeam
10 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 3 (23.08%) JBoss
1 3 (23.08%) OpenStack
1 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) DNS
2 4 (30.77%) DHCP
3 3 (23.08%) HTTP
3 3 (23.08%) SAN
4 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) Internet
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (7.69%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) HP Storage
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
3 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Replication
3 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 2 (15.38%) CentOS
5 1 (7.69%) Unix
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Service Management
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Change Management
2 3 (23.08%) DevOps
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Kanban
2 3 (23.08%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) SOA
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
1 2 (15.38%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) DV Cleared
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) Firmware
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) HP
3 6 (46.15%) Citrix
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) Atlassian
6 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
6 2 (15.38%) Veeam
7 1 (7.69%) Draytek
7 1 (7.69%) NetApp
7 1 (7.69%) SonicWALL
7 1 (7.69%) Symantec
7 1 (7.69%) WatchGuard