The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 26 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 0.61% 1.56% 3.54%
As % of the System Software category 5.88% 13.33% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate £475 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% -8.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £29.38 £17.27
% change year-on-year
+46.38% +70.14%
VMware Infrastructure
West Sussex

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

System Software Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
17 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 10.37% 11.72% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 4
Average daily rate £320 £379 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.51% +12.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.68
% change year-on-year
- +2.07%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) ITIL
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
4 6 (54.55%) DNS
4 6 (54.55%) CCNP
4 6 (54.55%) CCNA
4 6 (54.55%) SMTP
4 6 (54.55%) DHCP
4 6 (54.55%) FTP
4 6 (54.55%) Firewall
4 6 (54.55%) CheckPoint
4 6 (54.55%) CCENT
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (54.55%) Aruba
5 5 (45.45%) Citrix
5 5 (45.45%) LAN
5 5 (45.45%) WAN
6 4 (36.36%) VPN
6 4 (36.36%) Check Point Certification
6 4 (36.36%) Windows
6 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
6 4 (36.36%) CCSA
7 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
7 3 (27.27%) SCCM
7 3 (27.27%) Clustering
7 3 (27.27%) Mainframe
7 3 (27.27%) Unix
8 2 (18.18%) ADSL

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 2 (18.18%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (54.55%) DHCP
1 6 (54.55%) DNS
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
1 6 (54.55%) FTP
1 6 (54.55%) SMTP
1 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
2 5 (45.45%) LAN
2 5 (45.45%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) VPN
4 2 (18.18%) 802.11
4 2 (18.18%) ADSL
4 2 (18.18%) BGP
4 2 (18.18%) EIGRP
4 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
4 2 (18.18%) MPLS
4 2 (18.18%) OSPF
4 2 (18.18%) SNMP
4 2 (18.18%) VoIP
4 2 (18.18%) VRRP
General
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Back Office
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Check Point Specialist
1 4 (36.36%) Check Point Support
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall Specialist
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall Support
1 4 (36.36%) Network Specialist
1 4 (36.36%) Network Support
1 4 (36.36%) Network Support Specialist
1 4 (36.36%) Support Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Network Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Clustering
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
1 3 (27.27%) Mainframe
2 2 (18.18%) BYOD
2 2 (18.18%) iSeries
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Phone
4 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Network Design
2 2 (18.18%) Patch Management
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) CCENT
1 6 (54.55%) CCNA
1 6 (54.55%) CCNP
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (36.36%) CCSA
2 4 (36.36%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (18.18%) CCSE
3 2 (18.18%) JNCIA
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) VirtualBox
1 2 (18.18%) XenApp
1 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
2 1 (9.09%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) Cacti
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco
3 6 (54.55%) Aruba
3 6 (54.55%) CheckPoint
4 5 (45.45%) Citrix
5 2 (18.18%) Dell
5 2 (18.18%) Juniper
5 2 (18.18%) Lotus
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Qualys
5 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
6 1 (9.09%) Apple
6 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat