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 3 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 22 26 16
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.70% 0.94% 1.11%
As % of the System Software category 6.67% 6.67% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £22.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+32.22% +11.11%
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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
15 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 10.49% 14.15% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 8
Average daily rate £245 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.90% -15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £310 £315
% change year-on-year
+14.51% -1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 4
Average hourly rate £23.50 - £24.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 - £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.21 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.13 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.87% -5.14%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 3 March 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%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
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%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
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 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp