The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 36 37 31
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 17 26 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.73% 3.69% 2.53%
As % of the System Software category 32.69% 27.37% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £400 £239
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +67.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £300 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £335 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +16.88%
VMware Infrastructure
East of 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 Essex region.

System Software Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
52 95 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 11.40% 13.49% 17.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 64 44
Average daily rate £275 £400 £254
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +57.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £117 £131 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 13
Average hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £15.10 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £44.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +3.17%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Essex

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Brentwood -4 8 £325 -45.83% 3
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £146 -
Chelmsford -5 1 - -
Harlow - - - -
Loughton - - - - 1
Rayleigh - - - -
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 32 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (78.13%) Windows
3 17 (53.13%) Active Directory
3 17 (53.13%) Citrix
4 16 (50.00%) Linux
5 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
6 14 (43.75%) SAN
7 11 (34.38%) SQL
7 11 (34.38%) Clustering
8 10 (31.25%) ITIL
8 10 (31.25%) HP
9 9 (28.13%) MS Exchange
9 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (28.13%) VMware ESX
9 9 (28.13%) Finance
9 9 (28.13%) XenApp
9 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (25.00%) Migration
10 8 (25.00%) Red Hat
10 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 7 (21.88%) IIS
11 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (21.88%) 3PAR
11 7 (21.88%) XenDesktop
11 7 (21.88%) Lync
12 6 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (18.75%) Oracle
12 6 (18.75%) UNIX
12 6 (18.75%) Cisco

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 9 (28.13%) MS Exchange
1 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (21.88%) IIS
2 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (21.88%) Lync
3 4 (12.50%) JBoss
3 4 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 4 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 4 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 4 (12.50%) GlassFish
4 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
3 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (3.13%) PaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) IaaS
2 1 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) SAN
2 5 (15.63%) DHCP
2 5 (15.63%) DNS
3 3 (9.38%) NAS
3 3 (9.38%) LAN
3 3 (9.38%) WAN
4 2 (6.25%) LDAP
4 2 (6.25%) Firewall
4 2 (6.25%) VLAN
5 1 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (3.13%) DMVPN
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.13%) Network Security
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.13%) BIG-IP
5 1 (3.13%) OSPF
5 1 (3.13%) BGP
5 1 (3.13%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Local Government
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Architect
1 7 (21.88%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (18.75%) Administrator
3 5 (15.63%) Security Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.25%) Desktop Support
6 2 (6.25%) Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Data Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Support Technician
6 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.25%) Desktop Support Technician
6 2 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) WPF
1 1 (3.13%) NHibernate
1 1 (3.13%) WinForms
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Clustering
2 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Replication
3 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 25 (78.13%) Windows
2 16 (50.00%) Linux
3 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (18.75%) UNIX
6 4 (12.50%) VMS
6 4 (12.50%) CentOS
7 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (6.25%) Windows Vista
8 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) ITIL
2 8 (25.00%) Migration
3 4 (12.50%) Digital Forensics
3 4 (12.50%) Cyber Security
3 4 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (9.38%) Ethical Hacking
4 3 (9.38%) Information Security
4 3 (9.38%) Project Management
5 2 (6.25%) Service Management
5 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (6.25%) TOGAF
5 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.25%) Build Automation
6 1 (3.13%) MVVM
6 1 (3.13%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.13%) Memory Management
6 1 (3.13%) Business Transformation
6 1 (3.13%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) Perl
2 4 (12.50%) Korn
2 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.13%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
1 3 (9.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.13%) CCSE
2 1 (3.13%) PMP
2 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.13%) CCNP
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
System Software
1 17 (53.13%) Active Directory
2 9 (28.13%) VMware ESX
2 9 (28.13%) XenApp
3 7 (21.88%) XenDesktop
4 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 4 (12.50%) vSphere
5 3 (9.38%) vCloud
6 2 (6.25%) XenServer
6 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) SCCM
2 2 (6.25%) ZENworks
3 1 (3.13%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (53.13%) Citrix
3 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
4 10 (31.25%) HP
5 8 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 7 (21.88%) 3PAR
7 6 (18.75%) Oracle
7 6 (18.75%) Cisco
8 5 (15.63%) Brocade
9 4 (12.50%) IBM
10 2 (6.25%) Websense
10 2 (6.25%) NetApp
10 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
11 1 (3.13%) F5
11 1 (3.13%) Barracuda Networks
11 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
11 1 (3.13%) Infoblox
11 1 (3.13%) Imperva
11 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat
11 1 (3.13%) BMC
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