The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 56 63 73
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 41 27 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.65% 1.87% 1.65%
As % of the System Software category 24.55% 15.79% 11.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 6
Average daily rate £340 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £322 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £550 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +14.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £21.50 £14.00 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.57% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £14.00 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.30 £14.00 £25.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £29.00 £17.90
% change year-on-year
+48.27% +62.01%
VMware Infrastructure
England

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

System Software Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
167 171 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.78% 11.83% 14.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 87 100
Average daily rate £273 £350 £110
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.14% +218.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £120 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £452 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 33 51
Average hourly rate £12.75 £13.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £20.00 £27.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
Derbyshire 0 15 £400 -3.03% 3
Nottinghamshire -9 12 - -
Northamptonshire +10 8 £208 -38.51% 4
Lincolnshire -4 3 £273 - 3
Leicestershire -13 3 £325 -9.72%
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 82 (100.00%) VMware
2 47 (57.32%) Windows
3 41 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 41 (50.00%) SAN
4 36 (43.90%) Active Directory
5 33 (40.24%) Linux
6 32 (39.02%) HP
7 31 (37.80%) Red Hat
8 28 (34.15%) Oracle
8 28 (34.15%) Disaster Recovery
8 28 (34.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (32.93%) Unix
10 26 (31.71%) Windows Server
11 25 (30.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 23 (28.05%) Security Cleared
12 23 (28.05%) Data Centre
13 22 (26.83%) Shell Script
13 22 (26.83%) MS Excel
14 21 (25.61%) Veritas
14 21 (25.61%) Bash Shell
15 20 (24.39%) Hyper-V
15 20 (24.39%) SQL Server
16 19 (23.17%) Solaris
16 19 (23.17%) Windows Server 2012
16 19 (23.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 18 (21.95%) High Availability
17 18 (21.95%) Veritas Volume Manager
17 18 (21.95%) Veritas File System
17 18 (21.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 18 (21.95%) Korn

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 17 (20.73%) MS Exchange
2 14 (17.07%) IIS
3 7 (8.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (4.88%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.66%) JBoss
6 3 (3.66%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.22%) Apache
8 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (26.83%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Advent Geneva
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) IBM PureFlex
1 4 (4.88%) Office 365
2 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 41 (50.00%) SAN
2 13 (15.85%) TCP/IP
3 8 (9.76%) Firewall
4 7 (8.54%) DHCP
4 7 (8.54%) DNS
4 7 (8.54%) LAN
5 4 (4.88%) Converged Networks
5 4 (4.88%) Network Security
5 4 (4.88%) VoIP
5 4 (4.88%) WAN
6 3 (3.66%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (3.66%) Software-Defined Networking
6 3 (3.66%) VLAN
6 3 (3.66%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.44%) IPv4
7 2 (2.44%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.44%) NAS
7 2 (2.44%) PBX
7 2 (2.44%) SMTP
7 2 (2.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.39%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.20%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.32%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (3.66%) DB2
4 3 (3.66%) MySQL
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 3 (3.66%) JMeter
2 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (14.63%) Retail
2 6 (7.32%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (4.88%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.66%) Finance
4 3 (3.66%) Publishing
5 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (31.71%) Architect
2 11 (13.41%) Solutions Architect
2 11 (13.41%) Systems Engineer
3 10 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (9.76%) Consultant
4 8 (9.76%) Support Engineer
5 7 (8.54%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (8.54%) Security Engineer
5 7 (8.54%) Senior Security Engineer
5 7 (8.54%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Designer
7 4 (4.88%) Linux Consultant
7 4 (4.88%) Solaris Consultant
7 4 (4.88%) Solutions Designer
8 3 (3.66%) Hardware Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (3.66%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (3.66%) Integration Consultant
8 3 (3.66%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.95%) Software Packaging
2 9 (10.98%) .NET
3 7 (8.54%) Web Services
4 3 (3.66%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.05%) Data Centre
2 12 (14.63%) Computer Science
3 11 (13.41%) Clustering
4 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.32%) Public Cloud
5 3 (3.66%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.66%) Replication
5 3 (3.66%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.22%) Celerra
6 1 (1.22%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.22%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.22%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.22%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 47 (57.32%) Windows
2 33 (40.24%) Linux
3 28 (34.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (32.93%) Unix
5 26 (31.71%) Windows Server
6 25 (30.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (23.17%) Solaris
7 19 (23.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 19 (23.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (15.85%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (10.98%) Windows XP
10 4 (4.88%) AIX
11 3 (3.66%) Android
11 3 (3.66%) Windows 7
12 2 (2.44%) Windows 8
13 1 (1.22%) Mac OS X
13 1 (1.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.15%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (21.95%) High Availability
3 15 (18.29%) Configuration Management
3 15 (18.29%) ITIL
4 11 (13.41%) Mentoring
5 9 (10.98%) Change Management
5 9 (10.98%) Data Protection
5 9 (10.98%) TOGAF
6 8 (9.76%) Problem Management
7 7 (8.54%) Incident Management
8 6 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (7.32%) ArchiMate
8 6 (7.32%) CRM
8 6 (7.32%) Data Security
8 6 (7.32%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (7.32%) Migration
8 6 (7.32%) OO
8 6 (7.32%) Release Management
8 6 (7.32%) UML
8 6 (7.32%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (26.83%) Shell Script
2 21 (25.61%) Bash Shell
3 18 (21.95%) Korn
3 18 (21.95%) Perl
4 12 (14.63%) Java
4 12 (14.63%) PowerShell
4 12 (14.63%) SQL
5 1 (1.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (28.05%) Security Cleared
2 16 (19.51%) SC Cleared
3 12 (14.63%) Degree
4 6 (7.32%) CCNA
4 6 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.44%) MCSA
7 2 (2.44%) MCSE
8 1 (1.22%) CCNP
8 1 (1.22%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.22%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (8.54%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.66%) COBIT
3 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (43.90%) Active Directory
2 20 (24.39%) Hyper-V
3 18 (21.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 18 (21.95%) Veritas File System
3 18 (21.95%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 12 (14.63%) vSphere
5 5 (6.10%) VMware ESX
6 4 (4.88%) NFS
7 3 (3.66%) vCloud
7 3 (3.66%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.44%) XenApp
9 1 (1.22%) Firmware
9 1 (1.22%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.22%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 10 (12.20%) SCCM
2 8 (9.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 4 (4.88%) SCOM
4 3 (3.66%) Hyperic
5 2 (2.44%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.44%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.22%) Puppet
6 1 (1.22%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.22%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.22%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 82 (100.00%) VMware
2 41 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 32 (39.02%) HP
4 31 (37.80%) Red Hat
5 28 (34.15%) Oracle
6 21 (25.61%) Veritas
7 18 (21.95%) Sun
8 16 (19.51%) Opsware
9 15 (18.29%) IBM
10 12 (14.63%) Cisco
10 12 (14.63%) Citrix
10 12 (14.63%) Dell
11 11 (13.41%) EMC
12 7 (8.54%) Altiris
12 7 (8.54%) NetApp
13 6 (7.32%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (7.32%) SAP
14 3 (3.66%) Brocade
14 3 (3.66%) Isilon
15 2 (2.44%) 3PAR
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