The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Derbyshire region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 22 25 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 7 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 3.21% 2.54% 2.49%
As % of the System Software category 13.21% 18.18% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Average daily rate
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£249 £275 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.54% +12.24%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £21.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+1.16% +16.21%
System Software Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
53 33 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 24.31% 13.98% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 14 10
Average daily rate £315 £310 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.61% -6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £68 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £425 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 5 9
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £20.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -22.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.19 £12.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £52.70 £55.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-12.67% +4.41%
VMware Infrastructure
East Midlands

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 July 2014. 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 £468 - 2
Derby - 1 £210 - 2
VMware Infrastructure
East Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) UNIX
3 3 (30.00%) Xen
3 3 (30.00%) XenServer
4 2 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (20.00%) vSphere
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (20.00%) NAS
4 2 (20.00%) Sun
4 2 (20.00%) EMC
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) SAN
4 2 (20.00%) NetApp
4 2 (20.00%) Veritas
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (20.00%) NFS
4 2 (20.00%) Solaris
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) NAS
2 2 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Server Support
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) UNIX
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Solaris
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) Xen
1 3 (30.00%) XenServer
2 2 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (20.00%) vSphere
2 2 (20.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Sun
3 2 (20.00%) EMC
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) NetApp
3 2 (20.00%) Veritas
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft