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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 33 46 34
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 8 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.10% 1.51% 1.67%
As % of the System Software category 21.05% 11.94% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £280 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £320 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £320 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.07% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
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
38 67 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 9.97% 12.62% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 28 11
Average daily rate £400 £275 £399
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -30.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £388 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.21% -1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 5
Average hourly rate £11.15 £13.00 £13.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.23% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £20.80 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%

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 1 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 1 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 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (60.00%) Windows
3 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (35.00%) HP
6 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 6 (30.00%) SAN
6 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (25.00%) NetApp
7 5 (25.00%) Cisco
7 5 (25.00%) VMware ESX
7 5 (25.00%) SQL
8 4 (20.00%) Linux
8 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
8 4 (20.00%) Project Management
8 4 (20.00%) SCCM
8 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
9 3 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (15.00%) vSphere
9 3 (15.00%) SCOM
9 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (15.00%) Firewall
9 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
9 3 (15.00%) MS Office
9 3 (15.00%) ITIL
9 3 (15.00%) Citrix
10 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (10.00%) Lync
4 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
1 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) SAN
2 3 (15.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) NAS
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) VoIP
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
3 1 (5.00%) DHCP
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) Big Data
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Gradle
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Architect
1 4 (20.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Project Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Implementation Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Replication
1 2 (10.00%) NHS
2 1 (5.00%) Statistics
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (20.00%) Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (10.00%) UNIX
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.00%) Network Management
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) MCSE
2 2 (10.00%) VCP5
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) MCP
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (15.00%) vSphere
4 2 (10.00%) Terminal Services
4 2 (10.00%) XenServer
5 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.00%) VirtualBox
5 1 (5.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (5.00%) KVM
5 1 (5.00%) vCloud
5 1 (5.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) SCCM
2 3 (15.00%) SCOM
3 1 (5.00%) Puppet
3 1 (5.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) HP
4 5 (25.00%) NetApp
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco
5 3 (15.00%) Citrix
6 2 (10.00%) Dell
6 2 (10.00%) Juniper
6 2 (10.00%) Veeam
7 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.00%) Veritas
7 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.00%) EMC
7 1 (5.00%) Sun