The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 16 23 32
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 10 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 6.90% 0.64% 1.06%
As % of the System Software category 43.48% 9.09% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
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£338 £325 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +6.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £22.38 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+67.59% +4.06%
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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 Guildford region.

System Software Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
23 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 15.86% 7.05% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 2
Average daily rate £318 £325 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.30% +6.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 0
Average hourly rate £17.72 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -11.42%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
3 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (80.00%) Citrix
4 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (53.33%) SQL
6 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
7 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
7 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 5 (33.33%) SAN
8 5 (33.33%) DNS
8 5 (33.33%) HP
8 5 (33.33%) MCSE
8 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
9 4 (26.67%) Degree
9 4 (26.67%) ARCserve
9 4 (26.67%) Firewall
9 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
9 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (20.00%) vSphere
10 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (20.00%) NAS
10 3 (20.00%) XenApp
10 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
10 3 (20.00%) Cisco
10 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
10 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) DNS
1 5 (33.33%) SAN
2 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 3 (20.00%) NAS
3 3 (20.00%) LAN
3 3 (20.00%) WAN
3 3 (20.00%) DHCP
3 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (13.33%) SMTP
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (6.67%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (6.67%) IPsec
5 1 (6.67%) VPN
5 1 (6.67%) MPLS
5 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Server Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) IT Support
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (20.00%) EMC VNX
2 2 (13.33%) Informatics
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Migration
1 2 (13.33%) Project Management
2 1 (6.67%) Identity Management
2 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (6.67%) Network Management
2 1 (6.67%) Change Control
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (33.33%) MCSE
2 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) Degree
4 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (20.00%) MCSA
5 2 (13.33%) A+ Certification
5 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (6.67%) MCITP
6 1 (6.67%) CCNA
6 1 (6.67%) CCDA
6 1 (6.67%) CISSP
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) XenApp
2 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (20.00%) vSphere
3 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Server
4 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) ARCserve
2 2 (13.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (80.00%) Citrix
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (20.00%) Dell
5 3 (20.00%) EMC
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco
6 1 (6.67%) Altiris
6 1 (6.67%) Tufin
6 1 (6.67%) 3PAR
6 1 (6.67%) Juniper
6 1 (6.67%) CA
6 1 (6.67%) NetApp
6 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.67%) Symantec