The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 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 Middlesex 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 23 18 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 5 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.20% 3.46% 0.36%
As % of the System Software category 41.67% 40.00% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Average daily rate
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£345 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £21.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+1.74% +16.21%
System Software Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 5.29% 8.66% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 5
Average daily rate £345 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £325 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £30.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.37% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
VMware Infrastructure
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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 28 July 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 28 July 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 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) NetApp
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) Solaris
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (50.00%) vSphere
4 3 (50.00%) 3PAR
5 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (33.33%) NAS
5 2 (33.33%) XenApp
5 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
5 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (33.33%) Service Management
5 2 (33.33%) ITSM
5 2 (33.33%) EMC
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) AIX
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) UNIX
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (33.33%) IBM

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) Extranet
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Design Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (16.67%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
1 2 (33.33%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
2 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) NetApp
3 4 (66.67%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (50.00%) 3PAR
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (33.33%) IBM
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) EMC
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
6 1 (16.67%) Dell
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