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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 32 24 27
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 13 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 4.25% 4.91% 1.93%
As % of the System Software category 30.95% 25.45% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £170 £563
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+105.88% -69.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £115 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £693
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £18.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £21.25 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+12.94% +14.86%
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
42 55 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 13.73% 19.30% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 28 23
Average daily rate £394 £300 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -5.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £115 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 2
Average hourly rate £10.50 £17.50 £57.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -69.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £243 -
West Malling - 1 £388 -
Dartford - - - -
Dover - - - -
Maidstone - - - -
Rochester - - - -
Sandwich - - - -
VMware Infrastructure
South East

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (90.48%) Windows
3 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (42.86%) Citrix
6 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 6 (28.57%) SCOM
8 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
8 5 (23.81%) SCCM
8 5 (23.81%) Windows XP
8 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
8 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
8 5 (23.81%) IIS
8 5 (23.81%) Clustering
9 4 (19.05%) Finance
9 4 (19.05%) Advertising
9 4 (19.05%) UNIX
9 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
10 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (14.29%) XenApp
10 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (14.29%) InfoPath
10 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (14.29%) Windows SharePoint Services
10 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
10 3 (14.29%) Cisco
10 3 (14.29%) SMTP

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (23.81%) IIS
3 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 2 (9.52%) Apache
4 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (4.76%) Lync
5 1 (4.76%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) InfoPath
2 3 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) PaaS
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
1 1 (4.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) SMTP
1 3 (14.29%) HTTP
1 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.52%) LDAP
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
3 1 (4.76%) VPN
3 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) MySQL
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
1 4 (19.05%) Advertising
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Computer Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Computer Operator
5 1 (4.76%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support
5 1 (4.76%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 2 (9.52%) Application Packaging
2 2 (9.52%) YAML
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (23.81%) Windows XP
5 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
5 4 (19.05%) UNIX
6 3 (14.29%) Linux
7 2 (9.52%) AIX
7 2 (9.52%) Solaris
7 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) BCP
1 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (9.52%) Capacity Management
2 2 (9.52%) DevOps
2 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
2 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.76%) Workflow
3 1 (4.76%) Migration
3 1 (4.76%) Scrum
3 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
3 1 (4.76%) Information Security
3 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.76%) Project Management
3 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (4.76%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
2 3 (14.29%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) Perl
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) Python
3 2 (9.52%) Ruby
3 2 (9.52%) PHP
3 2 (9.52%) C
3 2 (9.52%) C++
4 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) VCAP
2 1 (4.76%) CRISC
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) CISSP
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) CISA
2 1 (4.76%) CISM
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) XenApp
3 2 (9.52%) XenDesktop
3 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (9.52%) NFS
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) vSphere
4 1 (4.76%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) SCOM
2 5 (23.81%) SCCM
3 2 (9.52%) Puppet
3 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) Citrix
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 3 (14.29%) Nintex
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco
5 2 (9.52%) JBoss
5 2 (9.52%) Veritas
5 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.76%) Sophos
Kent
Church International
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Kent
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £270 to £300 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago