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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 26 29 28
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 4 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.92% 1.38% 2.34%
As % of the System Software category 22.22% 17.65% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Average daily rate
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£425 £363 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +23.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +20.00%
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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
18 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 8.65% 7.80% 6.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 6
Average daily rate £313 £344 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +19.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £190 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £25.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.13% +82.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%

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 24 April 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 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) A+ Certification
5 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) MS Office
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) MCSE
5 2 (28.57%) MCSA
5 2 (28.57%) C
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) NAS
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (28.57%) Network Management

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Project
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) NAS
2 2 (28.57%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Network Management
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) A+ Certification
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) MCSA
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (14.29%) MCITP
3 1 (14.29%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) iptables
3 1 (14.29%) Xen
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Tufin
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) NetApp
5 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper