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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 36 56 55
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 61 28 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.98% 2.27% 1.89%
As % of the System Software category 30.65% 31.11% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 24 14
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£320 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £275 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £396 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £17.25 £23.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.59% -1.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £23.50 £20.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.45 £23.50 £26.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £22.38 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+67.59% +4.06%
VMware Infrastructure
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
199 90 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 12.99% 7.29% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 39 40
Average daily rate £310 £300 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 14 20
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.08 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.35 £25.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -11.42%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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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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 -4 1 £1,000 - 1
Stockport - 1 £175 - 5
VMware Infrastructure
North West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 98 (100.00%) VMware
2 66 (67.35%) Citrix
3 56 (57.14%) Windows
4 55 (56.12%) Microsoft
5 41 (41.84%) Migration
5 41 (41.84%) Hyper-V
6 38 (38.78%) Active Directory
7 32 (32.65%) SCCM
8 29 (29.59%) Cisco
9 28 (28.57%) Oracle
10 26 (26.53%) SAN
11 24 (24.49%) Lotus
11 24 (24.49%) EMC
11 24 (24.49%) SQL Server
11 24 (24.49%) IBM Notes
11 24 (24.49%) Microsoft App-V
11 24 (24.49%) Oracle Database
12 23 (23.47%) Data Centre
13 21 (21.43%) WAN
14 19 (19.39%) ITIL
14 19 (19.39%) SAP
14 19 (19.39%) SQL
15 18 (18.37%) Office 365
16 16 (16.33%) Capacity Planning
16 16 (16.33%) MS Exchange
16 16 (16.33%) Windows Server 2003
16 16 (16.33%) Xen
17 15 (15.31%) Windows Server 2008
17 15 (15.31%) Firewall
17 15 (15.31%) CCNA

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 24 (24.49%) IBM Notes
2 16 (16.33%) MS Exchange
3 9 (9.18%) IIS
4 4 (4.08%) Apache
4 4 (4.08%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.08%) Lync
5 3 (3.06%) CMS
6 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.04%) TPMS
6 2 (2.04%) JBoss
7 1 (1.02%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.02%) Mule
7 1 (1.02%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.02%) WorkSite
7 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.08%) MS Office
3 3 (3.06%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle TCA
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 18 (18.37%) Office 365
2 2 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (1.02%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (26.53%) SAN
2 21 (21.43%) WAN
3 15 (15.31%) Firewall
4 11 (11.22%) NAS
5 10 (10.20%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (10.20%) Internet
5 10 (10.20%) LAN
6 8 (8.16%) Wireless
6 8 (8.16%) iSCSI
7 7 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
7 7 (7.14%) VPLS
7 7 (7.14%) DMZ
7 7 (7.14%) MPLS
7 7 (7.14%) OSPF
7 7 (7.14%) BGP
7 7 (7.14%) EIGRP
8 6 (6.12%) DNS
9 5 (5.10%) SSL
10 4 (4.08%) Network Security
11 3 (3.06%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (24.49%) SQL Server
1 24 (24.49%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.04%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.04%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.04%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.04%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (5.10%) MSI
2 3 (3.06%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.02%) JIRA
3 1 (1.02%) Hudson
3 1 (1.02%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (11.22%) Local Government
2 10 (10.20%) Finance
3 8 (8.16%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.06%) Retail
5 2 (2.04%) Banking
5 2 (2.04%) Marketing
6 1 (1.02%) Legal
6 1 (1.02%) Electronics
6 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (28.57%) Architect
2 16 (16.33%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (15.31%) Analyst
4 12 (12.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (11.22%) Project Manager
6 10 (10.20%) Support Analyst
7 9 (9.18%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (8.16%) Infrastructure Architect
9 6 (6.12%) Technical Architect
10 5 (5.10%) Support Engineer
10 5 (5.10%) Service Analyst
11 4 (4.08%) 2nd Line Support
11 4 (4.08%) Project Engineer
11 4 (4.08%) Technical Support
11 4 (4.08%) Consultant
11 4 (4.08%) Infrastructure Manager
12 3 (3.06%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
12 3 (3.06%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 3 (3.06%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
12 3 (3.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.04%) .NET
1 2 (2.04%) Middleware
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle ADF
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.02%) WebCenter
2 1 (1.02%) J2EE
2 1 (1.02%) SOAP
2 1 (1.02%) Web Services
2 1 (1.02%) XML
2 1 (1.02%) XSD
2 1 (1.02%) XSLT
2 1 (1.02%) JMS
2 1 (1.02%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.47%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.16%) Replication
2 8 (8.16%) Clustering
3 7 (7.14%) EMC VNX
3 7 (7.14%) Life Science
3 7 (7.14%) Celerra
4 3 (3.06%) PKI
5 2 (2.04%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.04%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.02%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.02%) DTV
6 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.02%) Handset
6 1 (1.02%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.02%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 56 (57.14%) Windows
2 16 (16.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (15.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (13.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (11.22%) Linux
6 10 (10.20%) UNIX
6 10 (10.20%) Windows 7
7 8 (8.16%) Solaris
7 8 (8.16%) Windows XP
8 7 (7.14%) Windows 8
9 4 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.04%) CentOS
10 2 (2.04%) VMS
10 2 (2.04%) Windows 2000
10 2 (2.04%) Windows NT
11 1 (1.02%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.02%) AIX
11 1 (1.02%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.02%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (1.02%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (41.84%) Migration
2 19 (19.39%) ITIL
3 16 (16.33%) Capacity Planning
4 12 (12.24%) Data Protection
5 10 (10.20%) PRINCE2
6 9 (9.18%) Configuration Management
6 9 (9.18%) Project Management
7 8 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (8.16%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 8 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (8.16%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 7 (7.14%) Change Control
8 7 (7.14%) Service Management
8 7 (7.14%) Business Continuity
9 5 (5.10%) TOGAF
9 5 (5.10%) Incident Management
10 4 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (4.08%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.08%) ERP
11 3 (3.06%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (19.39%) SQL
2 5 (5.10%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.06%) Bash Shell
3 3 (3.06%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.04%) Java
4 2 (2.04%) PHP
4 2 (2.04%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.04%) Ruby
4 2 (2.04%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 15 (15.31%) CCNA
1 15 (15.31%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (9.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (9.18%) MCSE
4 7 (7.14%) MCSA
4 7 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (6.12%) CCA
6 5 (5.10%) MCP
6 5 (5.10%) MCITP
6 5 (5.10%) Security Cleared
7 4 (4.08%) MCTS
7 4 (4.08%) SC Cleared
8 3 (3.06%) Degree
8 3 (3.06%) CISSP
8 3 (3.06%) CISMP
8 3 (3.06%) CISM
9 2 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.04%) CCNP
9 2 (2.04%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.04%) QA
2 2 (2.04%) SLA
3 1 (1.02%) Data Quality
System Software
1 41 (41.84%) Hyper-V
2 38 (38.78%) Active Directory
3 24 (24.49%) Microsoft App-V
4 16 (16.33%) Xen
5 12 (12.24%) XenApp
6 9 (9.18%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (9.18%) VMware ESX
7 8 (8.16%) XenDesktop
8 7 (7.14%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 7 (7.14%) Terminal Services
9 5 (5.10%) vSphere
10 2 (2.04%) VirtualBox
10 2 (2.04%) Docker
10 2 (2.04%) VMware Server
11 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (1.02%) NFS
11 1 (1.02%) Firmware
11 1 (1.02%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 32 (32.65%) SCCM
2 8 (8.16%) Backup Exec
3 7 (7.14%) SCOM
4 3 (3.06%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (2.04%) Puppet
5 2 (2.04%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.04%) Hyperic
5 2 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle EDQ
6 1 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.02%) HP SIM
6 1 (1.02%) OpenView
6 1 (1.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 98 (100.00%) VMware
2 66 (67.35%) Citrix
3 55 (56.12%) Microsoft
4 29 (29.59%) Cisco
5 28 (28.57%) Oracle
6 24 (24.49%) EMC
6 24 (24.49%) Lotus
7 19 (19.39%) SAP
8 13 (13.27%) CheckPoint
9 9 (9.18%) Symantec
9 9 (9.18%) McAfee
9 9 (9.18%) NetApp
10 7 (7.14%) Nortel
10 7 (7.14%) HP
10 7 (7.14%) Sophos
10 7 (7.14%) SolarWinds
11 4 (4.08%) Veeam
12 3 (3.06%) Clearswift
12 3 (3.06%) Red Hat
12 3 (3.06%) Kaspersky
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