The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 13 38 10
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -28
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 10 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 6.67% 0.46% 6.10%
As % of the System Software category 47.62% 4.35% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 5
Average daily rate
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£300 - £275
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 - £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £331 - £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £24.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+21.87% +12.94%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

System Software Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
21 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 14.00% 10.55% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 8
Average daily rate £300 £350 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Luton region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (81.25%) Windows
3 11 (68.75%) Citrix
4 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 8 (50.00%) ITIL
6 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
7 6 (37.50%) Service Delivery
8 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
8 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (25.00%) Cisco
9 4 (25.00%) DNS
9 4 (25.00%) SAN
9 4 (25.00%) Change Management
9 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
10 3 (18.75%) Finance
10 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
10 3 (18.75%) DHCP
10 3 (18.75%) Linux
10 3 (18.75%) MySQL
10 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
10 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
10 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
11 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (12.50%) IP Telephony
11 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
11 2 (12.50%) Local Government

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.25%) CMS
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) Office 365
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) DNS
1 4 (25.00%) SAN
2 3 (18.75%) DHCP
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) VoIP
3 2 (12.50%) IP Telephony
4 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Local Government
3 1 (6.25%) Electronics
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (18.75%) Administrator
1 3 (18.75%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (18.75%) Principal Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Network Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Voice Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Voice Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) VMWare Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Thin Client
2 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
3 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
5 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.25%) Android
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 4 (25.00%) Change Management
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
5 2 (12.50%) Patch Management
5 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Service Management
6 1 (6.25%) Security Management
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
6 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.25%) B2B
6 1 (6.25%) B2C
6 1 (6.25%) Information Security
6 1 (6.25%) Document Management
6 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.25%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) CCNP
2 2 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Firmware
2 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (68.75%) Citrix
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.25%) Symantec