The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Northamptonshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 42 25 38
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +13
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.28% 0.44% 0.83%
As % of the System Software category 5.26% 7.14% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £226
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
System Software Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
19 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.28% 6.14% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 11
Average daily rate £300 £95 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+215.78% -60.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.16 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
VMware Infrastructure
East Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Brackley - - - -
Corby - - - -
Kettering - - - - 1
Northampton - - - - 1
Wellingborough - - - -
VMware Infrastructure
East Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) E-Discovery
2 1 (50.00%) Lync
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) ARCserve
2 1 (50.00%) Migration

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Lync
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Messaging Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) IT Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Discovery
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix