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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 64 60 63
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 29 27 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.84% 1.90% 1.62%
As % of the System Software category 22.83% 17.20% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 10
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £208 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £450 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Average hourly rate £52.00 £13.31 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+290.68% -51.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.40 £13.06 £20.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.60 £13.56 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £22.38 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+67.59% +4.06%
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
127 157 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.07% 11.03% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 64 62
Average daily rate £325 £325 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 45 40
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.62 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.88% +8.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £10.50 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.30 £72.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -11.42%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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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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
Northamptonshire +13 10 £354 -5.73% 1
Nottinghamshire -13 9 £338 -3.57% 2
Derbyshire -2 7 £315 +9.56% 2
Leicestershire -1 1 £275 -25.42% 1
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 60 (100.00%) VMware
2 36 (60.00%) Windows
3 32 (53.33%) Active Directory
4 27 (45.00%) Microsoft
5 21 (35.00%) Citrix
6 20 (33.33%) ITIL
7 18 (30.00%) Linux
7 18 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (28.33%) Cisco
8 17 (28.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (26.67%) Hyper-V
10 15 (25.00%) SAN
10 15 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 15 (25.00%) SQL
10 15 (25.00%) MS Office
11 14 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (20.00%) UNIX
13 11 (18.33%) HP
14 10 (16.67%) WAN
15 9 (15.00%) DNS
15 9 (15.00%) IIS
15 9 (15.00%) F5
15 9 (15.00%) Security Cleared
15 9 (15.00%) iSCSI
15 9 (15.00%) SC Cleared
16 8 (13.33%) Data Centre
16 8 (13.33%) AIX
16 8 (13.33%) NetApp
17 7 (11.67%) Service Management
17 7 (11.67%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 15 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (15.00%) IIS
3 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
4 6 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (8.33%) OpenStack
6 4 (6.67%) WebLogic
6 4 (6.67%) Apache
6 4 (6.67%) Tomcat
7 3 (5.00%) JBoss
7 3 (5.00%) Node.js
7 3 (5.00%) iPlanet
7 3 (5.00%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (3.33%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (3.33%) MQSeries
8 2 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (3.33%) Lync
9 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (25.00%) MS Office
2 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.33%) MS Project
4 1 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.00%) Office 365
2 3 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.67%) GitHub
3 1 (1.67%) IBM PureFlex
3 1 (1.67%) PaaS
3 1 (1.67%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.00%) SAN
2 10 (16.67%) WAN
3 9 (15.00%) DNS
3 9 (15.00%) iSCSI
4 7 (11.67%) Firewall
5 6 (10.00%) BIG-IP
5 6 (10.00%) DHCP
6 5 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 5 (8.33%) VLAN
7 4 (6.67%) NAS
7 4 (6.67%) Internet
7 4 (6.67%) LAN
8 3 (5.00%) FCoE
9 2 (3.33%) LDAP
10 1 (1.67%) IPv4
10 1 (1.67%) PBX
10 1 (1.67%) WLAN
10 1 (1.67%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.67%) Wireshark
10 1 (1.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.67%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.67%) ProC
3 1 (1.67%) Subversion
3 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (13.33%) Consultant
2 7 (11.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) Architect
4 5 (8.33%) Virtualisation Specialist
5 4 (6.67%) Virtualisation Architect
5 4 (6.67%) Server Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Migration Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.00%) Administrator
6 3 (5.00%) Programme Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) UNIX Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) J2EE
2 2 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.00%) Clustering
3 5 (8.33%) Replication
4 2 (3.33%) Grid Computing
4 2 (3.33%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.33%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.67%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.67%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 36 (60.00%) Windows
2 18 (30.00%) Linux
2 18 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (28.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (20.00%) UNIX
6 8 (13.33%) AIX
7 6 (10.00%) Ubuntu
7 6 (10.00%) CentOS
8 5 (8.33%) Solaris
9 4 (6.67%) HPUX
10 3 (5.00%) Windows XP
10 3 (5.00%) Windows 7
10 3 (5.00%) Windows 8
10 3 (5.00%) SUSE
11 2 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (3.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.33%) ITIL
2 7 (11.67%) Service Management
2 7 (11.67%) ITSM
2 7 (11.67%) Change Control
2 7 (11.67%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (10.00%) Capacity Management
3 6 (10.00%) Migration
4 5 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 4 (6.67%) Project Management
6 3 (5.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (5.00%) High Availability
6 3 (5.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (5.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (5.00%) Procure-to-pay
6 3 (5.00%) DevOps
7 2 (3.33%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (6.67%) Java
3 3 (5.00%) Perl
3 3 (5.00%) Python
3 3 (5.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (5.00%) Ruby
3 3 (5.00%) Korn
3 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.00%) C-shell
3 3 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.33%) C
4 2 (3.33%) C++
5 1 (1.67%) REXX
5 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.67%) DV Cleared
3 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.00%) MCSE
4 3 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (3.33%) PMP
5 2 (3.33%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.67%) Degree
6 1 (1.67%) MCSA
6 1 (1.67%) CCNP
6 1 (1.67%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) SLA
1 1 (1.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 32 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 16 (26.67%) Hyper-V
3 7 (11.67%) NFS
4 5 (8.33%) VMware ESX
5 4 (6.67%) Terminal Services
6 3 (5.00%) Samba
6 3 (5.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (5.00%) KVM
7 2 (3.33%) vSphere
7 2 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (3.33%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (11.67%) OVSD
2 4 (6.67%) Puppet
2 4 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (6.67%) Ansible
3 3 (5.00%) Salt
3 3 (5.00%) Vagrant
3 3 (5.00%) Nagios
4 2 (3.33%) OpenView
5 1 (1.67%) CA Endevor
5 1 (1.67%) SCCM
5 1 (1.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 60 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (35.00%) Citrix
4 17 (28.33%) Cisco
5 11 (18.33%) HP
6 9 (15.00%) F5
7 8 (13.33%) NetApp
8 6 (10.00%) Oracle
9 4 (6.67%) Sun
9 4 (6.67%) PlateSpin
10 3 (5.00%) New Relic
10 3 (5.00%) Juniper
10 3 (5.00%) IBM
10 3 (5.00%) Veritas
10 3 (5.00%) Red Hat
11 2 (3.33%) QNX
11 2 (3.33%) Cognos
11 2 (3.33%) Opsware
12 1 (1.67%) hybris
12 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds
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