The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 34 43 31
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 10 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.38% 1.51% 3.27%
As % of the System Software category 20.00% 10.14% 34.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 4
Average daily rate
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£525 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £280 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £320 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +12.35%
VMware Infrastructure
Nottinghamshire

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

System Software Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
50 69 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 11.90% 14.90% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 28 8
Average daily rate £425 £290 £397
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.55% -26.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £138 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £395 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 5
Average hourly rate £12.08 £13.50 £14.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% -6.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £10.70 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.45 £17.10 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.78 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) Windows
3 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 7 (33.33%) HP
5 6 (28.57%) SAN
5 6 (28.57%) Puppet
5 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 5 (23.81%) New Relic
6 5 (23.81%) Ansible
6 5 (23.81%) DevOps
6 5 (23.81%) Salt
6 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (23.81%) Node.js
6 5 (23.81%) OpenStack
6 5 (23.81%) Vagrant
6 5 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (23.81%) Ruby
6 5 (23.81%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
6 5 (23.81%) Nagios
6 5 (23.81%) Cisco
6 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
6 5 (23.81%) Python
6 5 (23.81%) Java
7 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
7 4 (19.05%) Linux
7 4 (19.05%) VMware ESX
7 4 (19.05%) Project Management

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
1 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (23.81%) Node.js
1 5 (23.81%) OpenStack
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
2 1 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) SAN
2 3 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (9.52%) DNS
4 1 (4.76%) SSL
4 1 (4.76%) NAS
4 1 (4.76%) LAN
4 1 (4.76%) VoIP
4 1 (4.76%) WAN
4 1 (4.76%) DHCP
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) Gradle
General
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Senior Consultant
1 5 (23.81%) Consultant
1 5 (23.81%) DevOps Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) NHS
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Statistics
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.52%) Solaris
4 2 (9.52%) UNIX
4 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
1 5 (23.81%) DevOps
2 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 3 (14.29%) Migration
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Business Development
5 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Network Management
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE
5 1 (4.76%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Java
1 5 (23.81%) Python
1 5 (23.81%) Ruby
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (9.52%) VCP5
2 1 (4.76%) MCP
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware ESX
2 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
3 3 (14.29%) vSphere
4 2 (9.52%) XenServer
4 2 (9.52%) NFS
5 1 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.76%) VirtualBox
5 1 (4.76%) vCloud
5 1 (4.76%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Puppet
2 5 (23.81%) Vagrant
2 5 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (23.81%) Ansible
2 5 (23.81%) Salt
2 5 (23.81%) Nagios
3 3 (14.29%) SCCM
4 2 (9.52%) SCOM
5 1 (4.76%) SCVMM
5 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 7 (33.33%) HP
4 5 (23.81%) Cisco
4 5 (23.81%) New Relic
5 3 (14.29%) NetApp
6 2 (9.52%) Veritas
6 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
6 2 (9.52%) Dell
6 2 (9.52%) Citrix
7 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.76%) EMC
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle
7 1 (4.76%) Sun