The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Gloucestershire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 37 30 46
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 10 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.27% 1.99% 1.08%
As % of the System Software category 15.63% 16.13% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
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£338 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £21.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+1.74% +16.21%
System Software Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
64 31 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 14.51% 12.35% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 13 23
Average daily rate £375 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £113 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £340 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 3
Average hourly rate £24.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% -5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
VMware Infrastructure
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VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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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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
Gloucester -10 7 £350 - 4
Cheltenham - 1 £213 -
Cirencester - - - -
Stroud - - - -
VMware Infrastructure
South West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (72.73%) Windows
3 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 21 (63.64%) Active Directory
5 18 (54.55%) DNS
6 16 (48.48%) DHCP
7 14 (42.42%) Linux
7 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (39.39%) TCP/IP
9 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 11 (33.33%) Red Hat
9 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (33.33%) Firewall
10 10 (30.30%) Citrix
11 9 (27.27%) Cisco
11 9 (27.27%) SAN
11 9 (27.27%) NetApp
11 9 (27.27%) MS Exchange
12 8 (24.24%) Degree
12 8 (24.24%) SCCM
12 8 (24.24%) vSphere
13 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2007
13 7 (21.21%) Fat Client
13 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
13 7 (21.21%) AppSense
13 7 (21.21%) VB
13 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
13 7 (21.21%) IIS
13 7 (21.21%) Thin Client

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.21%) IIS
2 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (18.18%) Apache
4 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.12%) MS Office
3 2 (6.06%) MS Project
3 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.03%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (54.55%) DNS
2 16 (48.48%) DHCP
3 13 (39.39%) TCP/IP
4 11 (33.33%) Firewall
5 9 (27.27%) SAN
6 6 (18.18%) LDAP
6 6 (18.18%) SMTP
6 6 (18.18%) SNMP
7 5 (15.15%) Network Security
8 3 (9.09%) SMS
8 3 (9.09%) VPN
8 3 (9.09%) Internet
9 1 (3.03%) 3G
9 1 (3.03%) Wireless
9 1 (3.03%) VLAN
9 1 (3.03%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (3.03%) FTP
9 1 (3.03%) LAN
9 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MSI
1 2 (6.06%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) Server Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Storage Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) QA Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) Team Leader
4 3 (9.09%) Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Build Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) SCCM Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) SCCM Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) Mac Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) IT Support
6 1 (3.03%) Designer
6 1 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) Application Packaging
2 2 (6.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Thin Client
1 7 (21.21%) Fat Client
2 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.06%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (6.06%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) iPad
3 1 (3.03%) Replication
3 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (72.73%) Windows
2 14 (42.42%) Linux
2 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 6 (18.18%) CentOS
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) Network Design
2 4 (12.12%) Service Management
2 4 (12.12%) ITSM
2 4 (12.12%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 3 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.06%) Project Management
4 2 (6.06%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.03%) Security Management
5 1 (3.03%) Email Management
5 1 (3.03%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) VB
2 6 (18.18%) Shell Script
2 6 (18.18%) Ruby
2 6 (18.18%) Perl
3 2 (6.06%) SQL
3 2 (6.06%) VBScript
3 2 (6.06%) C
3 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
2 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (12.12%) MCSE
4 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
5 2 (6.06%) MCSA
5 2 (6.06%) MCP
6 1 (3.03%) CCNP
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 8 (24.24%) vSphere
3 6 (18.18%) qmail
3 6 (18.18%) NFS
3 6 (18.18%) Squid
4 4 (12.12%) ISA Server
4 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
5 3 (9.09%) XenApp
6 2 (6.06%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
7 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (3.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (3.03%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) SCCM
2 5 (15.15%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.06%) WSUS
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 10 (30.30%) Citrix
5 9 (27.27%) NetApp
5 9 (27.27%) Cisco
6 7 (21.21%) AppSense
7 2 (6.06%) Acronis
7 2 (6.06%) Veritas
7 2 (6.06%) HP
7 2 (6.06%) 3Com
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle
7 2 (6.06%) Apple
7 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.03%) Remedy
8 1 (3.03%) Adobe
8 1 (3.03%) Veeam
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