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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 22 31 27
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 18 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 6.16% 1.38% 1.87%
As % of the System Software category 40.00% 8.00% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 2
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£388 £475 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% -7.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £389 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £535 £683
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.11%
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
45 50 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 15.41% 17.30% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 24 25
Average daily rate £400 £450 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +111.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £242 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
- -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 5
Average hourly rate £11.35 £11.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.18% -42.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.67 £10.50 £18.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.27 £25.05 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%

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 September 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 September 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
West Malling - 2 £388 - 2
Dartford - - - -
Dover - - - -
Rochester - - - -
Sandwich - - - -
Sevenoaks - - - -
VMware Infrastructure
South East

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (95.83%) Windows
3 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (50.00%) Citrix
6 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
7 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
8 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
10 6 (25.00%) UNIX
10 6 (25.00%) IIS
10 6 (25.00%) SCOM
10 6 (25.00%) Finance
10 6 (25.00%) Advertising
11 5 (20.83%) SCCM
11 5 (20.83%) XenApp
11 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
12 4 (16.67%) Linux
12 4 (16.67%) Cisco
12 4 (16.67%) MS Office
12 4 (16.67%) BCP
12 4 (16.67%) XenDesktop
12 4 (16.67%) vSphere
12 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
12 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
12 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
13 3 (12.50%) Clustering
13 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
13 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (12.50%) Application Packaging

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 (29.17%) MS Exchange
2 6 (25.00%) IIS
3 2 (8.33%) Apache
3 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.17%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (4.17%) Lync
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (4.17%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) IaaS
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
1 1 (4.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) DNS
1 2 (8.33%) LDAP
1 2 (8.33%) VLAN
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) VPN
2 1 (4.17%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
2 1 (4.17%) SMTP
2 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
1 6 (25.00%) Advertising
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Technical Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) Virtualisation Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) IT Support
4 2 (8.33%) VMware Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Computer Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Computer Operator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Application Packaging
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) YAML
3 1 (4.17%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (4.17%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Windows
2 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (25.00%) UNIX
5 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
6 4 (16.67%) Linux
6 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (8.33%) AIX
8 2 (8.33%) Solaris
8 2 (8.33%) Windows Vista
8 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) BCP
2 3 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (8.33%) Information Security
3 2 (8.33%) Migration
3 2 (8.33%) Change Control
3 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 2 (8.33%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.17%) Operations Management
4 1 (4.17%) Scrum
4 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.17%) Project Management
4 1 (4.17%) Workflow
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 3 (12.50%) Java
1 3 (12.50%) Perl
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) PHP
2 2 (8.33%) C
2 2 (8.33%) C++
2 2 (8.33%) Python
2 2 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) CISA
2 2 (8.33%) CISM
2 2 (8.33%) CCNA
2 2 (8.33%) CISSP
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.33%) CRISC
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.17%) VCAP
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) XenApp
3 4 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 4 (16.67%) vSphere
4 2 (8.33%) NFS
4 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.17%) vCloud
5 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) SCOM
2 5 (20.83%) SCCM
3 2 (8.33%) Puppet
3 2 (8.33%) HP SIM
3 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (50.00%) Citrix
3 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco
5 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 2 (8.33%) JBoss
6 2 (8.33%) Veritas
6 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
6 2 (8.33%) HP
6 2 (8.33%) Veeam
7 1 (4.17%) Nintex
7 1 (4.17%) CommVault
7 1 (4.17%) Intel
7 1 (4.17%) Sophos
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago