The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 23 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 1.46% 2.80% -
As % of the System Software category 6.90% 13.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £400 £416 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.90% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +25.00%
VMware Infrastructure
Derbyshire

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

System Software Category
Derby
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
29 30 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 21.17% 20.98% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 9
Average daily rate £350 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £333 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £443 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £324
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 14
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £72.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -82.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Derby

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Derby

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (93.75%) Unix
3 14 (87.50%) Red Hat
4 11 (68.75%) Linux
4 11 (68.75%) HP
4 11 (68.75%) SAN
4 11 (68.75%) Security Cleared
5 10 (62.50%) Bash Shell
5 10 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (62.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 10 (62.50%) Veritas File System
5 10 (62.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 10 (62.50%) Korn
5 10 (62.50%) Software Packaging
5 10 (62.50%) High Availability
5 10 (62.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 10 (62.50%) Solaris
5 10 (62.50%) Sun
5 10 (62.50%) Perl
5 10 (62.50%) Oracle
5 10 (62.50%) Veritas
5 10 (62.50%) Shell Script
6 8 (50.00%) Opsware
7 6 (37.50%) Degree
7 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
7 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
7 6 (37.50%) Windows
8 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (25.00%) Windows XP

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Bugzilla
General
1 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Linux Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Solaris Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Information Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Information Systems Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Solaris Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Unix
2 11 (68.75%) Linux
3 10 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (62.50%) Solaris
3 10 (62.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) High Availability
2 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Bash Shell
1 10 (62.50%) Korn
1 10 (62.50%) Perl
1 10 (62.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) Security Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 10 (62.50%) Veritas File System
1 10 (62.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
3 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (6.25%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (87.50%) Red Hat
3 11 (68.75%) HP
4 10 (62.50%) Oracle
4 10 (62.50%) Sun
4 10 (62.50%) Veritas
5 8 (50.00%) Opsware
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco
7 1 (6.25%) Citrix
7 1 (6.25%) EMC
7 1 (6.25%) NetApp