The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 33 42 41
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 7 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.52% 0.29% 1.73%
As % of the System Software category 17.95% 2.50% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Average daily rate £290 £375 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% +39.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £375 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £375 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +25.00%
VMware Infrastructure
East Midlands

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

System Software Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
39 40 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 14.03% 11.59% 12.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 25 13
Average daily rate £213 £263 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £76 £81 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £375 £283
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 9
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £11.14 £9.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £27.75 £14.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.30% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leicester +3 4 £325 -13.33%
Hinckley - 2 £290 -
VMware Infrastructure
East Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 4 (57.14%) SAN
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (42.86%) NetApp
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 3 (42.86%) MCSE
5 3 (42.86%) IBM
5 3 (42.86%) Replication
6 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 2 (28.57%) IT Governance
6 2 (28.57%) CMDB
6 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (28.57%) Security Patching
6 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
6 2 (28.57%) LAN
6 2 (28.57%) WAN
6 2 (28.57%) Linux
6 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
6 2 (28.57%) HP
6 2 (28.57%) Citrix
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco
6 2 (28.57%) High Availability
6 2 (28.57%) Office 365

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) IPv4
3 1 (14.29%) PBX
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Support
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Support Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Field Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Field Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Field Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Replication
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) CMDB
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) High Availability
2 2 (28.57%) IT Governance
2 2 (28.57%) Security Patching
2 2 (28.57%) Software Audit
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Software Licensing
3 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) IBM
2 3 (42.86%) NetApp
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft