The table below looks at the statistics for VMFS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMFS over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Virtual Machine File System (VMFS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing VMFS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
VMFS
Suffolk

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

System Software Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
27 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 15.52% 12.27% 11.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 14
Median daily rate £525 £325 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% +41.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+21.94% +9.67%