The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 10 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 10 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 9.71% 2.74% 7.69%
As % of the System Software category 45.45% 20.00% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
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£300 £385 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.07% -7.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -6.52%
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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 Farnborough region.

System Software Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
22 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 21.36% 13.70% 25.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 4
Average daily rate £300 £350 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -21.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £300 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £411 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.86 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.85%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Farnborough

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 23 (92.00%) Security Cleared
3 20 (80.00%) Windows
4 19 (76.00%) SC Cleared
5 15 (60.00%) vSphere
6 14 (56.00%) Linux
6 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
7 12 (48.00%) Cisco
7 12 (48.00%) Migration
8 10 (40.00%) VMware ESX
9 9 (36.00%) CheckPoint
9 9 (36.00%) VMS
10 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (28.00%) DV Cleared
11 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (28.00%) HP
12 6 (24.00%) Finance
12 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (20.00%) Postfix
13 5 (20.00%) Dell
13 5 (20.00%) EMC
13 5 (20.00%) SAN
13 5 (20.00%) NetApp
13 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
13 5 (20.00%) Apache
14 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
14 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
14 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
15 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 5 (20.00%) Apache
2 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) SAN
2 3 (12.00%) Firewall
3 2 (8.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Server Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Technical Support
4 3 (12.00%) Service Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Test Leader
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) VMware Engineer
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Linux
3 9 (36.00%) VMS
4 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 23 (92.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (76.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (28.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) vSphere
2 10 (40.00%) VMware ESX
3 5 (20.00%) Postfix
4 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (48.00%) Cisco
4 9 (36.00%) CheckPoint
5 7 (28.00%) HP
6 5 (20.00%) Dell
6 5 (20.00%) EMC
6 5 (20.00%) NetApp
6 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.00%) Acronis