The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 27 33 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -17
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.61% 1.90% 2.63%
As % of the System Software category 5.00% 16.00% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate
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- £250 £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £22.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -4.34%
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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 Ipswich region.

System Software Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
20 25 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 12.12% 11.85% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 2
Average daily rate £225 £240 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -4.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 5
Average hourly rate £24.00 £16.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.28% +11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £12.25 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.30 £19.50 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.86 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -0.85%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

VMware Infrastructure
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) IPsec
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle