The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Guildford 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 31 27 19
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 3 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.37% 2.44% 4.31%
As % of the System Software category 20.00% 35.71% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate £363 £294 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.40% -
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
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
15 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 6.85% 6.83% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 5
Average daily rate £344 £288 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.56% -36.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -13.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £13.60 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £30.60 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
VMware Infrastructure
Surrey

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 18 April 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Budget Control
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) VXML
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) IVR

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Budget Control
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat