The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 22 16 27
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 6 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 2.93% 5.88% 2.70%
As % of the System Software category 24.00% 36.67% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 5
Average daily rate
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- £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+64.70% -1.16%
VMware Infrastructure
South 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 Dorset region.

System Software Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
25 30 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 12.20% 16.04% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 14
Average daily rate £278 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £300 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £14.00 £16.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.54% -3.12%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 May 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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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
Bournemouth -5 4 - - 2
Weymouth - 2 - -
VMware Infrastructure
South West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (53.85%) VMware Server
3 7 (53.85%) Time Management
4 6 (46.15%) Banking
4 6 (46.15%) Linux
5 5 (38.46%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (38.46%) NAS
6 4 (30.77%) IaaS
6 4 (30.77%) Isilon
6 4 (30.77%) Retail
6 4 (30.77%) Migration
6 4 (30.77%) Performance Management
6 4 (30.77%) EMC
6 4 (30.77%) NetApp
7 3 (23.08%) UNIX
7 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
7 3 (23.08%) Symantec
7 3 (23.08%) AIX
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco
7 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
8 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
9 1 (7.69%) CCNA
9 1 (7.69%) Citrix
9 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) NAS
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (46.15%) Banking
2 4 (30.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Backup Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) UNIX
3 3 (23.08%) AIX
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (53.85%) Time Management
2 5 (38.46%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (30.77%) Migration
3 4 (30.77%) Performance Management
4 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) VMware Server
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
3 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) Isilon
2 4 (30.77%) EMC
2 4 (30.77%) NetApp
3 3 (23.08%) Symantec
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle