The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 27 29 36
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 4 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.82% 3.42% 1.24%
As % of the System Software category 10.00% 19.57% 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Average daily rate £370 £329 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.54% -15.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +25.00%
VMware Infrastructure
East Midlands

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

System Software Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
40 46 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 18.18% 17.49% 21.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 15 30
Average daily rate £350 £335 £110
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +204.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £225 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £438 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 17
Average hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 £72.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% -73.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.30% -

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

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 Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Chesterfield +2 2 £363 +31.81% 1
Derby 0 2 £400 -3.90%
VMware Infrastructure
East Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 23 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (73.91%) Unix
2 17 (73.91%) Security Cleared
3 16 (69.57%) Veritas
3 16 (69.57%) Red Hat
4 14 (60.87%) SAN
4 14 (60.87%) HP
5 13 (56.52%) Linux
6 12 (52.17%) Perl
6 12 (52.17%) Oracle
6 12 (52.17%) Sun
6 12 (52.17%) Solaris
6 12 (52.17%) Shell Script
6 12 (52.17%) Korn
6 12 (52.17%) Software Packaging
6 12 (52.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 12 (52.17%) Veritas File System
6 12 (52.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 12 (52.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (52.17%) Bash Shell
6 12 (52.17%) High Availability
6 12 (52.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
7 11 (47.83%) Windows
8 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
8 10 (43.48%) Opsware
9 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
10 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
10 8 (34.78%) Degree
11 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) VLAN
2 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Bugzilla
General
1 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Architect
2 4 (17.39%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Linux Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Solaris Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Information Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Information Systems Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) IT Support
4 1 (4.35%) IT Support Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Project Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Solaris Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Support Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
2 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (17.39%) Clustering
3 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Unix
2 13 (56.52%) Linux
3 12 (52.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (52.17%) Solaris
3 12 (52.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 11 (47.83%) Windows
5 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
6 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
8 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) High Availability
2 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
2 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (17.39%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
3 3 (13.04%) Time Management
4 1 (4.35%) Functional Testing
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL
4 1 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.35%) Process Improvement
4 1 (4.35%) Project Management
4 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) Bash Shell
1 12 (52.17%) Korn
1 12 (52.17%) Perl
1 12 (52.17%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) Security Cleared
2 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
3 8 (34.78%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 12 (52.17%) Veritas File System
1 12 (52.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
3 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
3 4 (17.39%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.35%) Firmware
4 1 (4.35%) Terminal Server
4 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (69.57%) Red Hat
2 16 (69.57%) Veritas
3 14 (60.87%) HP
4 12 (52.17%) Oracle
4 12 (52.17%) Sun
5 10 (43.48%) Opsware
6 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.70%) Cisco
7 2 (8.70%) NetApp
8 1 (4.35%) Citrix
8 1 (4.35%) EMC