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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 73 72 55
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 55 56 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.15% 2.46% 2.91%
As % of the System Software category 17.41% 19.72% 21.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 31 29
Average daily rate
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£388 £350 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +15.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £150 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 7
Average hourly rate £29.75 £13.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.84% -39.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -6.97%
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
316 284 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.35% 12.45% 13.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 147 125
Average daily rate £350 £313 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +9.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £150 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £448 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 47 64
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.43 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £40.75 £31.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 30 January 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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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 32 £510 +45.71% 19
Essex +6 13 £275 -42.10% 3
Cambridgeshire -24 6 £264 +5.50% 15
Bedfordshire -14 3 £275 +44.73% 4
Suffolk -3 1 £275 -38.88% 2
Norfolk - - - - 1
VMware Infrastructure
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 115 (100.00%) VMware
2 93 (80.87%) Windows
3 49 (42.61%) Microsoft
3 49 (42.61%) HP
4 48 (41.74%) Active Directory
5 47 (40.87%) Citrix
6 42 (36.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 41 (35.65%) Linux
8 37 (32.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 27 (23.48%) SAN
10 25 (21.74%) MS Exchange
11 24 (20.87%) Windows Server 2012
12 23 (20.00%) Cisco
12 23 (20.00%) DNS
13 22 (19.13%) ITIL
14 21 (18.26%) SQL
15 19 (16.52%) Oracle
15 19 (16.52%) SQL Server
15 19 (16.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 18 (15.65%) Hyper-V
16 18 (15.65%) Clustering
17 16 (13.91%) UNIX
17 16 (13.91%) NetApp
17 16 (13.91%) vSphere
18 15 (13.04%) XenApp
18 15 (13.04%) DHCP
19 14 (12.17%) SharePoint
19 14 (12.17%) MS Excel
19 14 (12.17%) VMware ESX
19 14 (12.17%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 25 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 14 (12.17%) SharePoint
2 14 (12.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (6.96%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (6.96%) Lync
3 8 (6.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.61%) IIS
4 3 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.74%) WorkSite
5 2 (1.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.74%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.87%) Apache
6 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (12.17%) MS Excel
2 13 (11.30%) MS Office
3 3 (2.61%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.87%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.35%) Office 365
2 3 (2.61%) Amazon S3
2 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.87%) PaaS
4 1 (0.87%) IaaS
4 1 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (23.48%) SAN
2 23 (20.00%) DNS
3 15 (13.04%) DHCP
4 11 (9.57%) Firewall
5 10 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 10 (8.70%) LAN
6 9 (7.83%) WAN
7 7 (6.09%) VPN
8 6 (5.22%) NetScaler
9 5 (4.35%) LDAP
9 5 (4.35%) Wireless
10 4 (3.48%) MPLS
11 3 (2.61%) VoIP
11 3 (2.61%) Broadband
11 3 (2.61%) BIG-IP
11 3 (2.61%) iSCSI
11 3 (2.61%) VLAN
12 2 (1.74%) NAS
12 2 (1.74%) SSH
12 2 (1.74%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.48%) DB2
3 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.74%) Big Data
4 2 (1.74%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.87%) MySQL
5 1 (0.87%) MS Access
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Jenkins
1 3 (2.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (1.74%) MSI
2 2 (1.74%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.87%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (11.30%) Finance
2 6 (5.22%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.61%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.61%) Games
4 2 (1.74%) Local Government
5 1 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.87%) Military
5 1 (0.87%) Billing
5 1 (0.87%) Banking
5 1 (0.87%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (20.87%) Analyst
2 11 (9.57%) Architect
3 9 (7.83%) Consultant
3 9 (7.83%) Administrator
4 8 (6.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (6.09%) Support Analyst
6 6 (5.22%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (5.22%) Technical Architect
7 5 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (4.35%) Support Engineer
7 5 (4.35%) Network Analyst
7 5 (4.35%) Server Engineer
7 5 (4.35%) Data Centre Engineer
7 5 (4.35%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 4 (3.48%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (3.48%) Network Support
8 4 (3.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (3.48%) Security Analyst
8 4 (3.48%) Network Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.61%) SOAP
1 3 (2.61%) REST
2 2 (1.74%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.74%) Web Services
2 2 (1.74%) .NET
3 1 (0.87%) HTML
3 1 (0.87%) CSS
3 1 (0.87%) Middleware
3 1 (0.87%) WinForms
3 1 (0.87%) NHibernate
3 1 (0.87%) jQuery
3 1 (0.87%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (0.87%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.65%) Clustering
2 9 (7.83%) Replication
3 5 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.48%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.61%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.61%) Online Games
6 2 (1.74%) CMDB
6 2 (1.74%) CCTV
6 2 (1.74%) PKI
6 2 (1.74%) Handset
7 1 (0.87%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.87%) iPad
7 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.87%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 93 (80.87%) Windows
2 42 (36.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (35.65%) Linux
4 37 (32.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (20.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (16.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (13.91%) UNIX
8 11 (9.57%) Solaris
8 11 (9.57%) AIX
9 9 (7.83%) Windows 7
10 7 (6.09%) VMS
10 7 (6.09%) CentOS
11 6 (5.22%) Windows XP
12 5 (4.35%) Windows Vista
13 4 (3.48%) Apple iOS
14 3 (2.61%) HPUX
15 2 (1.74%) Android
15 2 (1.74%) Windows Phone
15 2 (1.74%) Windows 8
15 2 (1.74%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.13%) ITIL
2 14 (12.17%) Migration
3 8 (6.96%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (6.96%) Service Delivery
3 8 (6.96%) Configuration Management
3 8 (6.96%) Project Management
4 6 (5.22%) Change Management
5 5 (4.35%) Service Management
6 4 (3.48%) High Availability
6 4 (3.48%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (3.48%) Mentoring
6 4 (3.48%) Scrum
6 4 (3.48%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (2.61%) PRINCE2
7 3 (2.61%) ERP
7 3 (2.61%) CRM
7 3 (2.61%) Information Security
7 3 (2.61%) Asset Management
7 3 (2.61%) Cyber Security
7 3 (2.61%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.26%) SQL
2 8 (6.96%) PowerShell
3 7 (6.09%) Perl
3 7 (6.09%) Shell Script
3 7 (6.09%) Bash Shell
4 4 (3.48%) Korn
5 3 (2.61%) Python
5 3 (2.61%) Tcl
6 2 (1.74%) Ruby
6 2 (1.74%) PHP
6 2 (1.74%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.74%) Java
7 1 (0.87%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.87%) C
7 1 (0.87%) C#
7 1 (0.87%) C++
7 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.87%) VBScript
7 1 (0.87%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (10.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (10.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (6.96%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.96%) MCSE
3 7 (6.09%) MCITP
4 6 (5.22%) Degree
4 6 (5.22%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.87%) MCP
7 1 (0.87%) MCSA
7 1 (0.87%) PMP
7 1 (0.87%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.87%) ISEB
7 1 (0.87%) MCDST
7 1 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.83%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (41.74%) Active Directory
2 18 (15.65%) Hyper-V
3 16 (13.91%) vSphere
4 15 (13.04%) XenApp
5 14 (12.17%) VMware ESX
6 8 (6.96%) XenDesktop
7 6 (5.22%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (3.48%) XenServer
8 4 (3.48%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (3.48%) ISA Server
8 4 (3.48%) NFS
9 3 (2.61%) Terminal Services
9 3 (2.61%) MetaFrame
9 3 (2.61%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (2.61%) PowerHA
9 3 (2.61%) vCloud
9 3 (2.61%) SRDF
10 2 (1.74%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.87%) VMFS
11 1 (0.87%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 7 (6.09%) Puppet
1 7 (6.09%) SCCM
2 6 (5.22%) WSUS
3 5 (4.35%) HP Data Protector
3 5 (4.35%) SCOM
4 4 (3.48%) OpenView
5 2 (1.74%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.87%) ZENworks
6 1 (0.87%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.87%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.87%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.87%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.87%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 115 (100.00%) VMware
2 49 (42.61%) Microsoft
2 49 (42.61%) HP
3 47 (40.87%) Citrix
4 23 (20.00%) Cisco
5 19 (16.52%) Oracle
6 16 (13.91%) NetApp
7 13 (11.30%) Red Hat
7 13 (11.30%) Dell
8 12 (10.43%) EMC
9 11 (9.57%) 3PAR
10 8 (6.96%) Brocade
10 8 (6.96%) IBM
11 5 (4.35%) Veeam
12 3 (2.61%) Apple
12 3 (2.61%) BMC
13 2 (1.74%) Juniper
13 2 (1.74%) Avaya
13 2 (1.74%) CommVault
13 2 (1.74%) Lotus
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