The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 17 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 Luton 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 28 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 0.50% 1.41% 1.33%
As % of the System Software category 25.00% 10.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate £140 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-67.05% +9.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
- +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £21.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+12.94% -5.55%
System Software Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.99% 14.08% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 2
Average daily rate £338 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -16.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
VMware Infrastructure
Bedfordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Luton

VMware Infrastructure
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) WSUS
3 3 (60.00%) SLA
3 3 (60.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) McAfee
4 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) NCDA
4 1 (20.00%) NCIE
4 1 (20.00%) CCEE
4 1 (20.00%) CCIA
4 1 (20.00%) FlexPod
4 1 (20.00%) Blog
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) Blog
1 1 (20.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) NCDA
1 1 (20.00%) NCIE
1 1 (20.00%) CCEE
1 1 (20.00%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) WSUS
2 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) McAfee