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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 55 70 67
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 82 74 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.97% 2.49% 2.43%
As % of the System Software category 19.39% 19.63% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 39 27
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£292 £305 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.42% -21.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £140 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £440 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 5
Average hourly rate £37.50 £11.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+226.08% -34.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £11.90 £33.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £22.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -4.34%
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
423 377 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 15.34% 12.69% 13.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 181 128
Average daily rate £313 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £140 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £425 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 55 61
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.24
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.86 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -0.85%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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
Hertfordshire +16 29 £343 +3.39% 26
Essex -4 18 £275 -28.57% 7
Cambridgeshire -3 14 £325 +55.68% 21
Bedfordshire +5 11 £288 -4.16% 5
Norfolk +6 9 £175 -42.62% 2
Suffolk +7 1 - - 1
VMware Infrastructure
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 128 (100.00%) VMware
2 97 (75.78%) Windows
3 59 (46.09%) Active Directory
4 48 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 48 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (32.81%) HP
5 42 (32.81%) SAN
5 42 (32.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 40 (31.25%) Citrix
7 27 (21.09%) Cisco
7 27 (21.09%) SQL Server
7 27 (21.09%) Hyper-V
7 27 (21.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 24 (18.75%) ITIL
8 24 (18.75%) MS Exchange
9 23 (17.97%) VMware ESX
10 21 (16.41%) Migration
11 20 (15.63%) NetApp
11 20 (15.63%) DNS
12 19 (14.84%) Linux
12 19 (14.84%) Oracle
12 19 (14.84%) vSphere
13 17 (13.28%) Firewall
13 17 (13.28%) Finance
14 16 (12.50%) SharePoint
14 16 (12.50%) LAN
14 16 (12.50%) WAN
15 15 (11.72%) IIS
15 15 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (10.94%) Windows 7

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 16 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 15 (11.72%) IIS
4 10 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (7.03%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (4.69%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (3.91%) GlassFish
8 5 (3.91%) WebLogic
8 5 (3.91%) Tomcat
8 5 (3.91%) JBoss
8 5 (3.91%) WebSphere
9 3 (2.34%) WorkSite
10 2 (1.56%) Lync
11 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.78%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.78%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (10.94%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.47%) MS Office
3 1 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.56%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.78%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.03%) Office 365
2 7 (5.47%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.91%) IBM SmartCloud
4 3 (2.34%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.56%) Amazon Glacier
6 1 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.78%) SaaS
6 1 (0.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (32.81%) SAN
2 20 (15.63%) DNS
3 17 (13.28%) Firewall
4 16 (12.50%) LAN
4 16 (12.50%) WAN
5 11 (8.59%) DHCP
6 9 (7.03%) TCP/IP
7 7 (5.47%) NAS
8 5 (3.91%) VLAN
9 4 (3.13%) VPN
9 4 (3.13%) Internet
10 3 (2.34%) MPLS
10 3 (2.34%) LDAP
10 3 (2.34%) VoIP
11 2 (1.56%) SMTP
11 2 (1.56%) Ethernet
11 2 (1.56%) MGCP
11 2 (1.56%) BGP
11 2 (1.56%) Network Security
12 1 (0.78%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.69%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.13%) MySQL
4 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.34%) Big Data
4 3 (2.34%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.78%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.78%) Ant
2 1 (0.78%) Maven
General
1 17 (13.28%) Finance
2 4 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.56%) Retail
4 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.78%) Electronics
4 1 (0.78%) Legal
4 1 (0.78%) Local Government
4 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (18.75%) Analyst
2 15 (11.72%) Administrator
3 14 (10.94%) Consultant
4 13 (10.16%) Support Engineer
5 12 (9.38%) Architect
6 9 (7.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (6.25%) Data Centre Engineer
7 8 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 8 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (5.47%) IT Support
8 7 (5.47%) Support Analyst
9 6 (4.69%) Infrastructure Architect
9 6 (4.69%) Operations Engineer
10 5 (3.91%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (3.91%) Technical Architect
10 5 (3.91%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.91%) Network Support
10 5 (3.91%) Network Analyst
11 4 (3.13%) Storage Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.91%) Web Services
2 4 (3.13%) .NET
3 1 (0.78%) REST
3 1 (0.78%) SOAP
3 1 (0.78%) WinForms
3 1 (0.78%) NHibernate
3 1 (0.78%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.78%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.03%) Management Information System
2 9 (7.03%) Clustering
3 4 (3.13%) CLARiiON
3 4 (3.13%) Symmetrix
3 4 (3.13%) EMC Centera
3 4 (3.13%) Celerra
3 4 (3.13%) Symmetrix DMX
4 3 (2.34%) Kindle
4 3 (2.34%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.34%) Replication
5 2 (1.56%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (1.56%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.56%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.56%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.78%) Open Source
6 1 (0.78%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 97 (75.78%) Windows
2 48 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (32.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (21.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (14.84%) Linux
6 14 (10.94%) Windows 7
7 11 (8.59%) UNIX
8 7 (5.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.34%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (2.34%) AIX
10 2 (1.56%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.56%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.56%) Android
11 1 (0.78%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.78%) Solaris
11 1 (0.78%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.78%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.75%) ITIL
2 21 (16.41%) Migration
3 14 (10.94%) Change Management
3 14 (10.94%) Project Management
4 13 (10.16%) Service Delivery
5 11 (8.59%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (7.81%) Mentoring
7 8 (6.25%) Process Management
7 8 (6.25%) Change Control
8 7 (5.47%) High Availability
8 7 (5.47%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (5.47%) PRINCE2
9 6 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (4.69%) CRM
10 4 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (3.13%) Risk Management
10 4 (3.13%) Configuration Management
10 4 (3.13%) Build Automation
11 3 (2.34%) Performance Monitoring
11 3 (2.34%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.38%) SQL
2 10 (7.81%) Perl
3 7 (5.47%) PowerShell
3 7 (5.47%) Bash Shell
4 5 (3.91%) Korn
5 3 (2.34%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.78%) Python
6 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.78%) C
6 1 (0.78%) C#
6 1 (0.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (10.94%) Degree
2 12 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 10 (7.81%) SC Cleared
4 8 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.91%) MCSE
6 4 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.34%) CCNA
8 2 (1.56%) MCITP
8 2 (1.56%) HNC
8 2 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.78%) VCP4
9 1 (0.78%) VCP5
9 1 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.78%) OCP
9 1 (0.78%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.78%) CCNP
9 1 (0.78%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.25%) SLA
2 3 (2.34%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 59 (46.09%) Active Directory
2 27 (21.09%) Hyper-V
3 23 (17.97%) VMware ESX
4 19 (14.84%) vSphere
5 9 (7.03%) XenApp
6 8 (6.25%) XenServer
7 6 (4.69%) vCloud
8 5 (3.91%) Xen
9 4 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (2.34%) SRDF
10 3 (2.34%) PowerHA
10 3 (2.34%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (1.56%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.78%) iptables
12 1 (0.78%) Postfix
12 1 (0.78%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.78%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.78%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.78%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.78%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (7.81%) SCCM
2 5 (3.91%) HP Data Protector
2 5 (3.91%) Backup Exec
2 5 (3.91%) WSUS
3 3 (2.34%) OpenView
4 2 (1.56%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.56%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.78%) SCOM
5 1 (0.78%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.78%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.78%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.78%) Puppet
5 1 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.78%) ZENworks
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 128 (100.00%) VMware
2 48 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 42 (32.81%) HP
4 40 (31.25%) Citrix
5 27 (21.09%) Cisco
6 20 (15.63%) NetApp
7 19 (14.84%) Oracle
8 11 (8.59%) IBM
8 11 (8.59%) Dell
9 9 (7.03%) 3PAR
10 8 (6.25%) EMC
11 7 (5.47%) Brocade
12 6 (4.69%) SAP
12 6 (4.69%) Red Hat
12 6 (4.69%) Symantec
13 5 (3.91%) Veeam
13 5 (3.91%) Hitachi
14 3 (2.34%) SolarWinds
14 3 (2.34%) Barracuda Networks
14 3 (2.34%) Websense
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