The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 Dorset 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 21 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 15 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 6.22% 1.07% 1.18%
As % of the System Software category 32.61% 15.38% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 3
Average daily rate £418 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £47.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
System Software Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
46 13 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 19.09% 6.95% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 10
Average daily rate £418 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.46% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 9
Average hourly rate £15.00 £47.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.42% +196.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.40 £47.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
VMware Infrastructure
South West

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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 11 £421 - 3
Poole - - - - 1
Weymouth - - - -
VMware Infrastructure
South West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (73.68%) Windows
3 8 (42.11%) Linux
4 7 (36.84%) UNIX
4 7 (36.84%) SAN
4 7 (36.84%) VMware ESX
5 6 (31.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (31.58%) Finance
5 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
5 6 (31.58%) SQL
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
6 5 (26.32%) NFS
6 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
6 5 (26.32%) Project Management
6 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (26.32%) NAS
6 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (26.32%) vSphere
7 4 (21.05%) Time Management
7 4 (21.05%) VMware Server
7 4 (21.05%) Symantec
8 3 (15.79%) Citrix
8 3 (15.79%) Oracle
8 3 (15.79%) Cisco
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.79%) iSCSI
8 3 (15.79%) FalconStor
8 3 (15.79%) vCloud
9 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) SAN
2 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
2 5 (26.32%) NAS
3 3 (15.79%) iSCSI
4 2 (10.53%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (10.53%) Firewall
5 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) DTS
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Electronics
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Backup Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) VMware Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) DTV
1 1 (5.26%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Linux
3 7 (36.84%) UNIX
4 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Project Management
1 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (21.05%) Time Management
3 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.26%) Identity Management
4 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (10.53%) VCP5
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) VMware ESX
2 5 (26.32%) NFS
2 5 (26.32%) vSphere
3 4 (21.05%) VMware Server
4 3 (15.79%) vCloud
5 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
5 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
6 1 (5.26%) Xen
6 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (21.05%) Symantec
3 3 (15.79%) Citrix
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) FalconStor
4 2 (10.53%) Sun
5 1 (5.26%) Avaya
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) EMC
5 1 (5.26%) SAP
Bournemouth, Dorset
PruHealth
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Dorset
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400.00 - £401.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago