The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Greenwich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Greenwich 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 2 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Greenwich 50.00% 16.67% 10.00%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £380 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.79%
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £20.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+16.25% -15.78%
System Software Category
Greenwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Greenwich 100.00% 16.67% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate £387 £380 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.84% -3.79%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
VMware Infrastructure
London

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Greenwich

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Greenwich

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Greenwich

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Greenwich

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Greenwich

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Greenwich 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 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) EMC
3 4 (66.67%) SAN
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (50.00%) NAS
4 3 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (50.00%) CLARiiON
4 3 (50.00%) Clustering
4 3 (50.00%) Sun
4 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (50.00%) HPUX
4 3 (50.00%) Solaris
4 3 (50.00%) VMS
4 3 (50.00%) Perl
4 3 (50.00%) UNIX
4 3 (50.00%) Veritas
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) OCP
4 3 (50.00%) OCA
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (50.00%) F5
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (33.33%) Sun Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Greenwich by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Greenwich 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 1 (16.67%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (16.67%) Lync
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) IPv4
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) WLAN
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) CLARiiON
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (50.00%) HPUX
2 3 (50.00%) Solaris
2 3 (50.00%) VMS
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) OCP
1 3 (50.00%) OCA
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) UAG
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) EMC
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) Sun
4 3 (50.00%) Veritas
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) F5
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (16.67%) Avaya