The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 38 34 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 7 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.53% 2.46% 5.40%
As % of the System Software category 18.92% 18.75% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 5
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +133.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £286 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £380 £174
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £17.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £22.38 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+67.59% +4.06%
VMware Infrastructure
South East

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

System Software Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
37 32 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 13.36% 13.11% 26.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 29 46
Average daily rate £470 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £149 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £428 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 10
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Kent

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Kent region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Kent region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tonbridge 0 1 £475 +46.15%
Chatham - 1 £425 -
VMware Infrastructure
South East

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (66.67%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
3 7 (46.67%) Citrix
4 6 (40.00%) SCCM
5 5 (33.33%) XenApp
5 5 (33.33%) Finance
6 4 (26.67%) Firewall
6 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (26.67%) .NET
6 4 (26.67%) VPN
6 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
6 4 (26.67%) vSphere
6 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
6 4 (26.67%) Office 365
7 3 (20.00%) Lync
7 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
7 3 (20.00%) Kanban
7 3 (20.00%) Puppet
7 3 (20.00%) LAN
7 3 (20.00%) WAN
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (20.00%) VBScript
7 3 (20.00%) Internet
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (20.00%) Scrum
8 2 (13.33%) Replication
8 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 (20.00%) Lync
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) VPN
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) LAN
2 3 (20.00%) WAN
2 3 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
1 2 (13.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Advertising
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Lead Technical Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Lead Architect
3 1 (6.67%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) NHS
2 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Scrum
2 3 (20.00%) Kanban
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.67%) BCP
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) SIEM
4 1 (6.67%) Build Automation
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCSA
1 1 (6.67%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) XenApp
3 4 (26.67%) vSphere
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
5 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
6 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
6 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) SCCM
2 3 (20.00%) Puppet
3 2 (13.33%) WSUS
3 2 (13.33%) SCOM
4 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
4 1 (6.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) NetApp
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.67%) Symantec
4 1 (6.67%) FalconStor
4 1 (6.67%) Splunk
4 1 (6.67%) LogRhythm
Kent
First Point
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 26 days ago