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 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 41 28 36
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 3 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.02% 1.47% 2.08%
As % of the System Software category 11.11% 12.12% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Average daily rate £325 £360 £456
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% -21.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £360 £441
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £360 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +14.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £29.00 £17.90
% change year-on-year
+48.27% +62.01%
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
27 33 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 9.22% 12.13% 13.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 9
Average daily rate £185 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.33% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £81 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £357 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 15
Average hourly rate £13.50 £11.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -25.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £20.00 £42.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 9 February 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 9 February 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 -5 2 £325 -9.72%
VMware Infrastructure
East Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (73.33%) Windows
3 11 (73.33%) IBM
3 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 10 (66.67%) SAN
4 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (60.00%) MS Exchange
5 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (53.33%) Change Management
6 8 (53.33%) Hyper-V
7 7 (46.67%) Mentoring
7 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 7 (46.67%) HP
7 7 (46.67%) Dell
7 7 (46.67%) EMC
7 7 (46.67%) IIS
7 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
7 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
7 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
7 7 (46.67%) Data Protection
7 7 (46.67%) PCI DSS
7 7 (46.67%) Incident Management
7 7 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (46.67%) Problem Management
7 7 (46.67%) SCCM
7 7 (46.67%) Clustering
7 7 (46.67%) Retail

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 9 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (46.67%) IIS
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) SAN
2 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (20.00%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (13.33%) DHCP
4 2 (13.33%) DNS
4 2 (13.33%) Firewall
4 2 (13.33%) IPv4
4 2 (13.33%) PBX
4 2 (13.33%) VLAN
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (46.67%) Retail
2 3 (20.00%) Publishing
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Security Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Senior Security Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) VMware Architect
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Technician
4 2 (13.33%) Field Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Field Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Field Support Technician
4 2 (13.33%) Support Technician
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Support
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Architect
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Clustering
2 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 3 (20.00%) Public Cloud
4 2 (13.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
1 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (53.33%) Change Management
3 7 (46.67%) Data Protection
3 7 (46.67%) Incident Management
3 7 (46.67%) Mentoring
3 7 (46.67%) Problem Management
4 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (20.00%) Operations Management
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (13.33%) Logistics
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (13.33%) Software Licensing
5 2 (13.33%) Web Filtering
6 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) MCSA
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (46.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (53.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (20.00%) NFS
3 3 (20.00%) vCloud
3 3 (20.00%) vSphere
4 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 7 (46.67%) SCCM
2 3 (20.00%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (73.33%) IBM
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (46.67%) Altiris
4 7 (46.67%) Dell
4 7 (46.67%) EMC
4 7 (46.67%) HP
5 4 (26.67%) NetApp
6 3 (20.00%) Isilon