The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire 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 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 63 55 46
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 14 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.41% 1.85% 1.94%
As % of the System Software category 16.87% 14.71% 16.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 3
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£409 £275 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.63% -31.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £233 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £395 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 2
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £29.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +20.00%
VMware Infrastructure
North West

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

System Software Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
83 102 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 8.33% 12.58% 11.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 26 26
Average daily rate £438 £270 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.03% -0.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £223 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £425 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 31 15
Average hourly rate £14.42 £32.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.62% +62.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.78 £13.10 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.92 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 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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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
Warrington -16 4 £335 -4.28% 5
Macclesfield -6 2 - -
Runcorn - 2 - -
Knutsford - 2 - - 2
Daresbury - 1 £408 -
VMware Infrastructure
North West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (64.29%) Windows
3 14 (50.00%) Linux
4 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
5 8 (28.57%) Citrix
5 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (25.00%) Finance
6 7 (25.00%) Cisco
6 7 (25.00%) Python
6 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
7 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
7 6 (21.43%) HP
8 5 (17.86%) SAN
8 5 (17.86%) Oracle
8 5 (17.86%) UNIX
8 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
8 5 (17.86%) Bash Shell
8 5 (17.86%) Degree
8 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
8 5 (17.86%) FlexPod
9 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
9 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
9 4 (14.29%) NAS
9 4 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (14.29%) Migration
9 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (10.71%) MS Exchange
1 3 (10.71%) IIS
1 3 (10.71%) JBoss
1 3 (10.71%) WebSphere
1 3 (10.71%) OpenStack
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.57%) Documentum
3 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.57%) Apache
3 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) SAN
2 4 (14.29%) NAS
2 4 (14.29%) Firewall
3 3 (10.71%) WAN
3 3 (10.71%) DHCP
3 3 (10.71%) VLAN
3 3 (10.71%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (7.14%) NX-OS
4 2 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (3.57%) Intranet
5 1 (3.57%) SSL
5 1 (3.57%) IPv4
5 1 (3.57%) SNMP
5 1 (3.57%) VPN
5 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.57%) HTTP
5 1 (3.57%) SMTP
5 1 (3.57%) LDAP
5 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (10.71%) SQLite
3 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.14%) MySQL
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.57%) BODI
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
2 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
3 3 (10.71%) NUnit
3 3 (10.71%) FxCop
3 3 (10.71%) StyleCop
3 3 (10.71%) Moq
4 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Retail
3 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
1 4 (14.29%) Architect
1 4 (14.29%) Developer
1 4 (14.29%) Consultant
2 3 (10.71%) C# Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) IT Architect
3 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Administrator
3 2 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) Security Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Business Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) Web Services
1 3 (10.71%) WCF
1 3 (10.71%) LINQ
1 3 (10.71%) Ninject
2 2 (7.14%) Middleware
3 1 (3.57%) HTML
3 1 (3.57%) CSS
3 1 (3.57%) Servlets
3 1 (3.57%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) FlexPod
2 3 (10.71%) Clustering
2 3 (10.71%) Open Source
3 1 (3.57%) Replication
3 1 (3.57%) BYOD
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Windows
2 14 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (17.86%) UNIX
5 4 (14.29%) Solaris
5 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (10.71%) HPUX
7 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (7.14%) AIX
8 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
4 4 (14.29%) Migration
4 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 4 (14.29%) ITIL
5 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.71%) Scrum
5 3 (10.71%) TOGAF
5 3 (10.71%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (10.71%) Change Control
6 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
6 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
6 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity
6 2 (7.14%) Security Management
6 2 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) Python
2 5 (17.86%) Bash Shell
3 4 (14.29%) Perl
4 3 (10.71%) SQL
4 3 (10.71%) C#
5 2 (7.14%) Java
6 1 (3.57%) VBScript
6 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.57%) Ruby
6 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (7.14%) NCIE
3 2 (7.14%) MCSE
3 2 (7.14%) CCNA
3 2 (7.14%) CISSP
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.57%) CCNP
4 1 (3.57%) HNC
4 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
1 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
1 6 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) NFS
2 3 (10.71%) QEMU
2 3 (10.71%) KVM
3 2 (7.14%) XenApp
4 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.57%) Samba
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.57%) XenServer
4 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.57%) vSphere
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (3.57%) VirtualBox
4 1 (3.57%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
1 2 (7.14%) BladeLogic
1 2 (7.14%) MOM
2 1 (3.57%) Nagios
2 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.57%) SCOM
2 1 (3.57%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) Opsview
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
3 8 (28.57%) Citrix
4 7 (25.00%) Cisco
5 6 (21.43%) HP
6 5 (17.86%) Oracle
7 4 (14.29%) NetApp
7 4 (14.29%) EMC
8 3 (10.71%) IBM
8 3 (10.71%) Sun
9 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
9 2 (7.14%) Dell
10 1 (3.57%) Avaya
10 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
10 1 (3.57%) Compuware
10 1 (3.57%) Business Objects
10 1 (3.57%) ArcSight
10 1 (3.57%) F5
Knutsford, Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £225.00 - £275.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago