The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 58 47 61
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +14
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 25 27 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.92% 2.21% 2.27%
As % of the System Software category 25.51% 22.88% 24.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 20
Average daily rate
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£275 £325 £244
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £174 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £335 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Average hourly rate £23.50 £21.88 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.42% -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+10.58% +8.97%
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North West

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

System Software Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
98 118 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 7.52% 9.67% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 46 45
Average daily rate £280 £300 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +41.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £195 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £405 £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 28 36
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -24.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £10.30 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £34.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.71
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +4.72%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
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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
Bolton - - - - 2
Cheadle - - - -
Oldham - - - -
Rochdale - - - -
Salford - - - -
Stockport - - - -
Wigan - - - -
VMware Infrastructure
North West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 50 (100.00%) VMware
2 40 (80.00%) Windows
3 23 (46.00%) SAN
4 20 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (40.00%) Hyper-V
5 19 (38.00%) Microsoft
6 18 (36.00%) Symantec
7 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (32.00%) Citrix
7 16 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (32.00%) Juniper
7 16 (32.00%) Cisco
7 16 (32.00%) VMware ESX
8 15 (30.00%) Backup Exec
9 13 (26.00%) Firewall
9 13 (26.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 12 (24.00%) Degree
10 12 (24.00%) MCSE
11 11 (22.00%) Active Directory
11 11 (22.00%) Windows 7
12 10 (20.00%) Linux
13 9 (18.00%) MCITP
13 9 (18.00%) VCP5
14 8 (16.00%) SCCM
14 8 (16.00%) SQL
14 8 (16.00%) MS Exchange
15 7 (14.00%) Red Hat
15 7 (14.00%) Puppet
15 7 (14.00%) Opscode Chef
15 7 (14.00%) DevOps

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 8 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.00%) OpenStack
3 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.00%) CMS
5 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (46.00%) SAN
2 13 (26.00%) Firewall
3 5 (10.00%) Wireless
4 4 (8.00%) LAN
4 4 (8.00%) WAN
5 3 (6.00%) DNS
6 2 (4.00%) DHCP
7 1 (2.00%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (2.00%) NAS
7 1 (2.00%) 3G
7 1 (2.00%) SMTP
7 1 (2.00%) SMS
7 1 (2.00%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) AdminStudio
2 1 (2.00%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (2.00%) InstallShield
General
1 5 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Back Office
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (20.00%) Consultant
1 10 (20.00%) Support Consultant
1 10 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 7 (14.00%) Analyst
2 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
2 7 (14.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 5 (10.00%) Wintel Support
4 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (6.00%) Desktop Support
4 3 (6.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.00%) Architect
5 2 (4.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) Middleware
2 1 (2.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Clustering
2 2 (4.00%) GIS
2 2 (4.00%) Replication
3 1 (2.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 40 (80.00%) Windows
2 20 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (22.00%) Windows 7
5 10 (20.00%) Linux
6 5 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (10.00%) UNIX
7 3 (6.00%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.00%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.00%) DevOps
2 5 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (10.00%) ITIL
3 3 (6.00%) Migration
4 2 (4.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.00%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.00%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (2.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.00%) Document Management
5 1 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.00%) Project Management
5 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.00%) SQL
2 2 (4.00%) Perl
2 2 (4.00%) PHP
2 2 (4.00%) Python
2 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.00%) Scala
3 1 (2.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (26.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (24.00%) Degree
3 12 (24.00%) MCSE
4 9 (18.00%) MCITP
4 9 (18.00%) VCP5
5 5 (10.00%) MCTS
5 5 (10.00%) MCP
5 5 (10.00%) MCSA
6 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (6.00%) CCNA
7 2 (4.00%) CCA
7 2 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 16 (32.00%) VMware ESX
3 11 (22.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (12.00%) XenApp
5 5 (10.00%) vCloud
6 2 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.00%) Terminal Server
7 1 (2.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (30.00%) Backup Exec
2 8 (16.00%) SCCM
3 7 (14.00%) Puppet
3 7 (14.00%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (10.00%) Ansible
5 4 (8.00%) SCOM
6 1 (2.00%) WSUS
6 1 (2.00%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (2.00%) ZENworks
6 1 (2.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 50 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (38.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (36.00%) Symantec
4 16 (32.00%) Citrix
4 16 (32.00%) Juniper
4 16 (32.00%) Cisco
5 7 (14.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (8.00%) Sophos
7 3 (6.00%) McAfee
7 3 (6.00%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.00%) EMC
7 3 (6.00%) HP
8 2 (4.00%) IBM
8 2 (4.00%) Apple
8 2 (4.00%) Meru Networks
9 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.00%) Altiris
9 1 (2.00%) AppSense
9 1 (2.00%) Wyse
9 1 (2.00%) NetApp
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