The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 27 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 3 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.20% 3.08% 1.93%
As % of the System Software category 21.43% 36.36% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 - £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 - £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £25.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +12.35%
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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 Middlesex region.

System Software Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
14 22 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 5.62% 8.46% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 12
Average daily rate £345 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £607 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £16.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -2.36%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) NetApp
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) HP
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) AIX
3 4 (50.00%) Solaris
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (50.00%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) IBM
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) Service Management
3 4 (50.00%) ITSM
3 4 (50.00%) XenApp
3 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (50.00%) vSphere
3 4 (50.00%) 3PAR
3 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) UNIX

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Design Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) AIX
2 4 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (50.00%) Service Management
1 4 (50.00%) ITSM
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) XenApp
1 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
1 4 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) NetApp
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) IBM
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) 3PAR
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Dell
4 2 (25.00%) EMC