The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 71 63 71
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 71 63 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.53% 2.62% 2.23%
As % of the System Software category 20.00% 18.92% 17.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 37 28
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£300 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £215 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £449 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £301 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.30% -14.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 6
Average hourly rate £29.75 £34.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
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 of England region.

System Software Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
355 333 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.64% 13.83% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 155 144
Average daily rate £300 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £141 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 71 76
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £39.30 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 24 December 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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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
Hertfordshire +17 38 £475 +35.71% 16
Essex -6 15 £300 -14.28% 3
Cambridgeshire -19 8 £238 +3.26% 11
Bedfordshire -12 5 £263 -30.69% 6
Suffolk +3 3 £264 - 2
Norfolk +8 2 - -
East Anglia - - - -
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

1 122 (100.00%) VMware
2 96 (78.69%) Windows
3 59 (48.36%) Active Directory
4 52 (42.62%) HP
5 48 (39.34%) Microsoft
6 46 (37.70%) Citrix
7 41 (33.61%) Windows Server 2008
8 40 (32.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 40 (32.79%) Linux
9 28 (22.95%) SAN
10 27 (22.13%) DNS
10 27 (22.13%) Cisco
11 25 (20.49%) ITIL
11 25 (20.49%) Windows Server 2012
12 24 (19.67%) SQL
12 24 (19.67%) MS Exchange
13 21 (17.21%) Oracle
14 20 (16.39%) SQL Server
15 19 (15.57%) Clustering
15 19 (15.57%) Hyper-V
16 18 (14.75%) vSphere
16 18 (14.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 16 (13.11%) DHCP
18 15 (12.30%) MS Excel
18 15 (12.30%) UNIX
19 14 (11.48%) Solaris
19 14 (11.48%) SharePoint
19 14 (11.48%) Firewall
19 14 (11.48%) XenApp
19 14 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2010

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 24 (19.67%) MS Exchange
2 14 (11.48%) SharePoint
2 14 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (6.56%) Lync
4 4 (3.28%) IIS
4 4 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.46%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.64%) Apache
6 2 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.64%) WorkSite
7 1 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (12.30%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.38%) MS Office
3 3 (2.46%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.82%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.10%) Office 365
2 3 (2.46%) Amazon S3
2 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.82%) IaaS
4 1 (0.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (22.95%) SAN
2 27 (22.13%) DNS
3 16 (13.11%) DHCP
4 14 (11.48%) Firewall
5 13 (10.66%) LAN
5 13 (10.66%) TCP/IP
6 10 (8.20%) VPN
7 9 (7.38%) WAN
8 6 (4.92%) Wireless
8 6 (4.92%) VLAN
8 6 (4.92%) NetScaler
9 5 (4.10%) MPLS
9 5 (4.10%) LDAP
10 4 (3.28%) IPsec
11 3 (2.46%) BIG-IP
11 3 (2.46%) iSCSI
11 3 (2.46%) Broadband
11 3 (2.46%) VoIP
12 2 (1.64%) WLAN
12 2 (1.64%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.39%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.28%) DB2
3 3 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.46%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (1.64%) Big Data
4 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.82%) MS Access
5 1 (0.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.46%) MSI
1 3 (2.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (2.46%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.64%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.82%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (10.66%) Finance
2 6 (4.92%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.46%) Games
4 2 (1.64%) Local Government
4 2 (1.64%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.82%) Military
5 1 (0.82%) Banking
5 1 (0.82%) Retail
5 1 (0.82%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27 (22.13%) Analyst
2 11 (9.02%) Administrator
3 10 (8.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (7.38%) Support Analyst
5 8 (6.56%) Support Engineer
5 8 (6.56%) Consultant
6 7 (5.74%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (5.74%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (5.74%) Architect
6 7 (5.74%) Network Analyst
6 7 (5.74%) Network Support
7 6 (4.92%) Server Engineer
7 6 (4.92%) Network Support Analyst
7 6 (4.92%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (4.10%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 5 (4.10%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (4.10%) Security Analyst
8 5 (4.10%) Network Engineer
9 4 (3.28%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (3.28%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.46%) SOAP
1 3 (2.46%) Application Packaging
1 3 (2.46%) REST
2 2 (1.64%) Web Services
2 2 (1.64%) Middleware
3 1 (0.82%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (0.82%) jQuery
3 1 (0.82%) HTML
3 1 (0.82%) .NET
3 1 (0.82%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.57%) Clustering
2 7 (5.74%) Replication
3 6 (4.92%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.10%) PKI
5 4 (3.28%) Blackberry
5 4 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.46%) Online Games
6 3 (2.46%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.64%) Handset
7 2 (1.64%) CCTV
7 2 (1.64%) CMDB
7 2 (1.64%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.82%) iPad
8 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.82%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 96 (78.69%) Windows
2 41 (33.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (32.79%) Linux
3 40 (32.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (20.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (14.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (12.30%) UNIX
7 14 (11.48%) Solaris
8 10 (8.20%) Windows 7
9 8 (6.56%) AIX
10 7 (5.74%) Windows XP
10 7 (5.74%) VMS
10 7 (5.74%) CentOS
11 5 (4.10%) Windows Vista
12 4 (3.28%) Apple iOS
13 3 (2.46%) HPUX
14 2 (1.64%) Android
14 2 (1.64%) Ubuntu
14 2 (1.64%) FreeBSD
14 2 (1.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.49%) ITIL
2 13 (10.66%) Migration
3 8 (6.56%) Configuration Management
4 7 (5.74%) Project Management
4 7 (5.74%) Service Delivery
4 7 (5.74%) Change Management
4 7 (5.74%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (4.10%) Service Management
6 4 (3.28%) Scrum
6 4 (3.28%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (3.28%) Load Balancing
6 4 (3.28%) Network Management
6 4 (3.28%) Test Strategy
6 4 (3.28%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (3.28%) Mentoring
7 3 (2.46%) Change Control
7 3 (2.46%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (2.46%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (2.46%) Test Management
7 3 (2.46%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 24 (19.67%) SQL
2 9 (7.38%) PowerShell
3 7 (5.74%) Bash Shell
3 7 (5.74%) Shell Script
4 5 (4.10%) Perl
5 4 (3.28%) Python
5 4 (3.28%) Tcl
5 4 (3.28%) Korn
6 3 (2.46%) Java
7 2 (1.64%) PHP
7 2 (1.64%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.64%) Ruby
8 1 (0.82%) VBScript
8 1 (0.82%) VBA
8 1 (0.82%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.82%) C
8 1 (0.82%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (10.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (9.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (8.20%) Security Cleared
4 8 (6.56%) SC Cleared
4 8 (6.56%) MCSE
5 7 (5.74%) MCITP
6 5 (4.10%) Degree
6 5 (4.10%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.64%) MCSA
7 2 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.64%) MCP
8 1 (0.82%) VCP5
8 1 (0.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.82%) MCDST
8 1 (0.82%) ISEB
8 1 (0.82%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.82%) PMP
8 1 (0.82%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.38%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (48.36%) Active Directory
2 19 (15.57%) Hyper-V
3 18 (14.75%) vSphere
4 14 (11.48%) XenApp
5 8 (6.56%) XenDesktop
5 8 (6.56%) VMware ESX
6 6 (4.92%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (4.10%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (3.28%) Terminal Services
8 4 (3.28%) ISA Server
8 4 (3.28%) XenServer
8 4 (3.28%) NFS
9 3 (2.46%) vCloud
9 3 (2.46%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (2.46%) MetaFrame
10 2 (1.64%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.82%) Xen
11 1 (0.82%) VMFS
11 1 (0.82%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 7 (5.74%) SCCM
1 7 (5.74%) Puppet
2 6 (4.92%) WSUS
3 5 (4.10%) SCOM
3 5 (4.10%) OpenView
3 5 (4.10%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (2.46%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (2.46%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.64%) HP SIM
5 2 (1.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.82%) ZENworks
6 1 (0.82%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.82%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.82%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.82%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.82%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 122 (100.00%) VMware
2 52 (42.62%) HP
3 48 (39.34%) Microsoft
4 46 (37.70%) Citrix
5 27 (22.13%) Cisco
6 21 (17.21%) Oracle
7 12 (9.84%) Dell
7 12 (9.84%) Red Hat
8 11 (9.02%) NetApp
8 11 (9.02%) 3PAR
9 10 (8.20%) EMC
10 8 (6.56%) Brocade
11 6 (4.92%) IBM
12 5 (4.10%) Veeam
13 4 (3.28%) Splunk
14 3 (2.46%) Lotus
14 3 (2.46%) Sophos
14 3 (2.46%) BMC
14 3 (2.46%) Apple
15 2 (1.64%) CheckPoint
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