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 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 25 27 33
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 5 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 2.02% 1.02% 1.54%
As % of the System Software category 16.13% 7.69% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Average daily rate
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£388 £335 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.67% +28.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.00%
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
31 26 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 12.55% 13.27% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 16
Average daily rate £325 £406 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.95% +24.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £207 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 £11.75 £8.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% +35.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram 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 2 September 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
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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
Poole - 2 - - 1
Bournemouth +3 1 - - 2
VMware Infrastructure
South West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
3 7 (46.67%) UNIX
4 5 (33.33%) Project Management
4 5 (33.33%) Banking
4 5 (33.33%) EMC
4 5 (33.33%) Citrix
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) VMware Server
4 5 (33.33%) Time Management
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (26.67%) vSphere
5 4 (26.67%) Office 365
5 4 (26.67%) Avaya
5 4 (26.67%) Migration
5 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
5 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (26.67%) Identity Management
6 3 (20.00%) Validation
6 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (20.00%) Symantec
6 3 (20.00%) Clustering
6 3 (20.00%) SSH
6 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (20.00%) VMS
6 3 (20.00%) NFS
6 3 (20.00%) DNS
6 3 (20.00%) HTTPS

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) Apache
1 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (20.00%) Lync
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Office 365
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (13.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (20.00%) SSH
2 2 (13.33%) NAS
2 2 (13.33%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (6.67%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) DTS
3 1 (6.67%) Ingres
3 1 (6.67%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (33.33%) Banking
2 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (13.33%) Retail
4 1 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Finance
4 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Backup Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Virtualisation Architect
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) JDBC
1 2 (13.33%) Laravel
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) CGI
2 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (6.67%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.67%) Firmware
2 1 (6.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) UNIX
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (20.00%) VMS
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Project Management
1 5 (33.33%) Time Management
2 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (26.67%) Identity Management
2 4 (26.67%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) OO
3 3 (20.00%) Validation
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
4 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Change Control
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.67%) Logistics
5 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (6.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) Korn
2 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (20.00%) PHP
3 2 (13.33%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (13.33%) VCP5
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) CCA
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Server
3 4 (26.67%) vSphere
4 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (20.00%) XenApp
4 3 (20.00%) NFS
4 3 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
5 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
5 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) EMC
2 5 (33.33%) Citrix
3 4 (26.67%) Avaya
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) Symantec
5 2 (13.33%) NetApp
5 2 (13.33%) Isilon
5 2 (13.33%) FalconStor
6 1 (6.67%) SAP
6 1 (6.67%) Sun