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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 47 38 39
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 7 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.38% 2.50% 3.28%
As % of the System Software category 9.86% 14.86% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 15
Average daily rate £438 £275 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -31.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £198 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £440 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £29.38 £17.27
% change year-on-year
+46.38% +70.14%
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
71 74 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 13.98% 16.82% 13.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 31 44
Average daily rate £265 £275 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.63% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £143 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £385 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 16 14
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £15.50 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.65 £20.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.68
% change year-on-year
- +2.07%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £450 -
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (66.67%) Windows
3 9 (50.00%) Linux
4 8 (44.44%) DHCP
4 8 (44.44%) DNS
5 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
5 7 (38.89%) Citrix
6 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
7 5 (27.78%) VMware ESX
7 5 (27.78%) Puppet
7 5 (27.78%) DevOps
7 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
8 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
8 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (22.22%) XenApp
8 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
8 4 (22.22%) HP
8 4 (22.22%) SAN
8 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
8 4 (22.22%) Firewall
9 3 (16.67%) IPsec
9 3 (16.67%) Finance
9 3 (16.67%) Change Management
9 3 (16.67%) Migration
9 3 (16.67%) SSL
9 3 (16.67%) Cisco
9 3 (16.67%) Unix
9 3 (16.67%) FTP

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 2 (11.11%) Apache
1 2 (11.11%) IIS
1 2 (11.11%) Jetty
1 2 (11.11%) nginx
1 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (16.67%) Google App Engine
2 3 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) DHCP
1 8 (44.44%) DNS
2 4 (22.22%) Firewall
2 4 (22.22%) SAN
2 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 3 (16.67%) FTP
3 3 (16.67%) HTTP
3 3 (16.67%) IPsec
3 3 (16.67%) SSL
4 2 (11.11%) BGP
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (11.11%) DMVPN
4 2 (11.11%) LDAP
4 2 (11.11%) NetScreen
4 2 (11.11%) Network Security
4 2 (11.11%) OSPF
5 1 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Automotive
2 1 (5.56%) French Language
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Security Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix Support
3 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Migration Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Network Security Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Network Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Security Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Server Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Server Migration Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) VMWare Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) J2EE
1 2 (11.11%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 2 (11.11%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.56%) Fintech
3 1 (5.56%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
4 3 (16.67%) Unix
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) DevOps
2 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (16.67%) Change Management
3 3 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) Open Source
3 3 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (11.11%) Coaching
4 2 (11.11%) Digital Forensics
4 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.56%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) VBScript
2 2 (11.11%) C
2 2 (11.11%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) Perl
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CCNP
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) CCSE
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) VMware ESX
3 4 (22.22%) XenApp
4 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (16.67%) Xen
4 3 (16.67%) XenServer
5 1 (5.56%) Docker
5 1 (5.56%) Snort
5 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Puppet
2 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.56%) Ansible
3 1 (5.56%) EnCase
3 1 (5.56%) Mesos
3 1 (5.56%) QRadar
3 1 (5.56%) SCCM
3 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (38.89%) Citrix
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) HP
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco
4 3 (16.67%) Google
5 2 (11.11%) Blue Coat
5 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 2 (11.11%) F5
5 2 (11.11%) Imperva
5 2 (11.11%) Infoblox
6 1 (5.56%) ArcSight
6 1 (5.56%) IBM
6 1 (5.56%) Intel Security
6 1 (5.56%) NetApp
6 1 (5.56%) NetIQ
6 1 (5.56%) Rapid7
6 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.56%) Splunk
6 1 (5.56%) Tripwire
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