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 5 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 47 45 29
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 7 22 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.68% 3.27% 3.06%
As % of the System Software category 14.00% 24.72% 16.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 7
Average daily rate
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£318 £400 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.67% +74.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £335 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -5.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+28.88% +12.50%
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
50 89 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 11.99% 13.22% 18.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 52 37
Average daily rate £210 £400 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.50% +122.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £135 £97
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £315
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 15
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% -24.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £16.25 £16.13
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +0.77%

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 5 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 5 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
(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
Brentwood - 3 £575 - 4
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £105 -
Chelmsford - - - -
Harlow - - - -
Loughton - - - -
Rayleigh - - - -
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 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 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (76.00%) Windows
3 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (64.00%) Linux
5 14 (56.00%) Citrix
5 14 (56.00%) SAN
6 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
7 12 (48.00%) HP
7 12 (48.00%) SQL
8 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (40.00%) Clustering
8 10 (40.00%) XenApp
9 9 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (36.00%) ITIL
9 9 (36.00%) MS Exchange
10 8 (32.00%) XenDesktop
10 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (28.00%) Lync
11 7 (28.00%) 3PAR
11 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
11 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
12 6 (24.00%) DHCP
12 6 (24.00%) DNS
12 6 (24.00%) Cisco
12 6 (24.00%) Migration
13 5 (20.00%) Finance
13 5 (20.00%) VMware ESX
13 5 (20.00%) Oracle
13 5 (20.00%) Brocade

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (36.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (28.00%) Lync
2 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) IaaS
1 1 (4.00%) PaaS
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) SAN
2 6 (24.00%) DHCP
2 6 (24.00%) DNS
3 3 (12.00%) NAS
4 2 (8.00%) VLAN
4 2 (8.00%) LDAP
4 2 (8.00%) Wireless
5 1 (4.00%) Firewall
5 1 (4.00%) BIG-IP
5 1 (4.00%) NetScreen
5 1 (4.00%) MPLS
5 1 (4.00%) OSPF
5 1 (4.00%) BGP
5 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.00%) Broadband
5 1 (4.00%) LAN
5 1 (4.00%) WAN
5 1 (4.00%) DMVPN
5 1 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) DB2
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) MS Access
3 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MSI
1 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Billing
3 1 (4.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Architect
2 4 (16.00%) Security Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (16.00%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (16.00%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (16.00%) Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 2 (8.00%) Data Centre Architect
4 2 (8.00%) IT Support
4 2 (8.00%) IT Technician
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Technician
4 2 (8.00%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.00%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) WinForms
1 1 (4.00%) HTML
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) CSS
1 1 (4.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 1 (4.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (4.00%) WPF
1 1 (4.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Handset
2 1 (4.00%) Replication
2 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 16 (64.00%) Linux
3 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (16.00%) CentOS
6 4 (16.00%) VMS
7 3 (12.00%) UNIX
8 2 (8.00%) Windows Vista
8 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
8 2 (8.00%) AIX
8 2 (8.00%) Solaris
9 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Migration
3 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (12.00%) Information Security
3 3 (12.00%) Digital Forensics
3 3 (12.00%) Cyber Security
3 3 (12.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (8.00%) Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (8.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.00%) Service Management
5 1 (4.00%) Change Management
5 1 (4.00%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) MVC
5 1 (4.00%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) C#
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.00%) VBA
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) CCSE
3 1 (4.00%) ISEB
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) CCNP
3 1 (4.00%) PMP
3 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.00%) VCP4
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (40.00%) XenApp
3 8 (32.00%) XenDesktop
4 5 (20.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (8.00%) XenServer
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (4.00%) MetaFrame
6 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.00%) ZENworks
2 1 (4.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (56.00%) Citrix
4 12 (48.00%) HP
5 7 (28.00%) 3PAR
5 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
6 6 (24.00%) Cisco
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle
7 5 (20.00%) Brocade
8 3 (12.00%) EMC
9 2 (8.00%) IBM
9 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
10 1 (4.00%) BT
10 1 (4.00%) Blue Coat
10 1 (4.00%) Websense
10 1 (4.00%) Symantec
10 1 (4.00%) Sophos
10 1 (4.00%) Juniper
10 1 (4.00%) BMC
10 1 (4.00%) NetApp
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