The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Leicestershire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 40 34 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 7 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.97% 0.45% 0.39%
As % of the System Software category 15.91% 2.94% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate £269 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.30% -7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £20.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+16.25% -15.78%
System Software Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
44 34 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 12.36% 15.38% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 3
Average daily rate £240 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.15% -7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 9
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.00 £8.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +52.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
VMware Infrastructure
East Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 5 £269 - 1
Lutterworth - - - - 3
VMware Infrastructure
East Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) vSphere
4 4 (36.36%) vCloud
4 4 (36.36%) 3PAR
5 3 (27.27%) Migration
5 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
5 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
5 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 3 (27.27%) SAN
5 3 (27.27%) PlateSpin
6 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
6 2 (18.18%) SCCM
6 2 (18.18%) Citrix
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
6 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
6 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (18.18%) Internet
6 2 (18.18%) Linux
6 2 (18.18%) MCSE
6 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 2 (18.18%) ERP
6 2 (18.18%) MS Office
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (9.09%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) Internet
3 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Designer
1 3 (27.27%) Technical Designer
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Rollout Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) FMCG
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 2 (18.18%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
3 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (18.18%) MCSE
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) vSphere
2 4 (36.36%) vCloud
3 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) XenApp
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) 3PAR
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) PlateSpin
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) CommVault
5 1 (9.09%) Altiris