The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 24 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 2 8 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 1.72% 9.52% 17.81%
As % of the System Software category 20.00% 36.36% 81.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 18
Average daily rate
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- £175 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -53.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.38 £22.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+30.55% +11.11%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Exeter region.

System Software Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
10 22 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 8.62% 26.19% 21.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 19
Average daily rate £313 £175 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -51.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £137 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £450 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £311 £315
% change year-on-year
+12.44% -1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 9
Average hourly rate £10.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -1.51%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 11 (68.75%) Thin Client
3 11 (68.75%) CheckPoint
3 11 (68.75%) Solaris
3 11 (68.75%) MS Excel
3 11 (68.75%) SharePoint
3 11 (68.75%) Firewall
3 11 (68.75%) Fat Client
3 11 (68.75%) Cisco PIX
3 11 (68.75%) Cisco
4 10 (62.50%) SLA
5 7 (43.75%) ITIL
5 7 (43.75%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) ISO 14001
8 3 (18.75%) Summit
8 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
8 3 (18.75%) Remedy
8 3 (18.75%) Linux
8 3 (18.75%) ISO 9001
8 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
9 2 (12.50%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (12.50%) vSphere
9 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (12.50%) SQL
9 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 11 (68.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (68.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) Firewall
1 11 (68.75%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (6.25%) Network Security
General
1 2 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Consultant
3 5 (31.25%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Security Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Thin Client
1 11 (68.75%) Fat Client
2 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Solaris
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (62.50%) SLA
2 3 (18.75%) ISO 14001
2 3 (18.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) vSphere
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) WSUS
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 11 (68.75%) CheckPoint
3 11 (68.75%) Cisco
4 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
4 3 (18.75%) Remedy
5 2 (12.50%) Citrix