The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 40 27 33
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 12 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.51% 3.54% 2.02%
As % of the System Software category 17.65% 39.13% 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 3
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£269 £260 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.36% -44.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +13.63%
VMware Infrastructure
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

System Software Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
68 23 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 14.23% 9.06% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 12 24
Average daily rate £300 £285 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £260 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £333 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £10.50 £19.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.73% -11.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 £325 +49.42%
Cheltenham - 2 £213 - 5
VMware Infrastructure
South West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (76.19%) Windows
3 13 (61.90%) DNS
4 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 12 (57.14%) Linux
4 12 (57.14%) NetApp
5 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
6 9 (42.86%) Cisco
6 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (38.10%) CentOS
7 8 (38.10%) QA
7 8 (38.10%) Red Hat
7 8 (38.10%) Ruby
7 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
7 8 (38.10%) Apache
7 8 (38.10%) Perl
7 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
8 7 (33.33%) IIS
8 7 (33.33%) LDAP
8 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 7 (33.33%) SMTP
8 7 (33.33%) NFS
8 7 (33.33%) SNMP
8 7 (33.33%) Squid
8 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
8 7 (33.33%) Degree
8 7 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (33.33%) qmail

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (38.10%) Apache
2 7 (33.33%) IIS
2 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
5 1 (4.76%) Eucalyptus
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) DNS
2 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
3 7 (33.33%) LDAP
3 7 (33.33%) SMTP
3 7 (33.33%) SNMP
4 5 (23.81%) DHCP
5 4 (19.05%) Firewall
6 2 (9.52%) SAN
6 2 (9.52%) Internet
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.76%) VLAN
7 1 (4.76%) Wireless
7 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
7 1 (4.76%) VPN
7 1 (4.76%) LAN
7 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Server Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) QA Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Build Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Linux Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Mac Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Designer
6 1 (4.76%) QA Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Project Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Citrix Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Security Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Java EE
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.52%) Replication
1 2 (9.52%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Linux
3 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (38.10%) CentOS
5 7 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
7 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
1 2 (9.52%) Project Management
1 2 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
1 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
2 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
2 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
2 1 (4.76%) Migration
2 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Ruby
1 8 (38.10%) Perl
2 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 3 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) VBScript
4 2 (9.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) MCP
3 2 (9.52%) MCSE
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) CCNP
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) QA
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 7 (33.33%) NFS
2 7 (33.33%) Squid
2 7 (33.33%) qmail
3 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
4 3 (14.29%) vSphere
5 2 (9.52%) ISA Server
6 1 (4.76%) XenApp
6 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (57.14%) NetApp
3 9 (42.86%) Cisco
4 8 (38.10%) Red Hat
5 5 (23.81%) Citrix
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle
6 2 (9.52%) HP
6 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.76%) Veeam
7 1 (4.76%) AppSense
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