The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire 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 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 Nottinghamshire 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 35 36 33
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 9 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.43% 3.02% 2.39%
As % of the System Software category 16.98% 21.57% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 7
Average daily rate £365 £273 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.94% -16.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £234 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £378 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.97%
System Software Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
53 51 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 14.29% 14.01% 5.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 9
Average daily rate £330 £265 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.52% -18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £238 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £415 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
-0.46% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 2
Average hourly rate £13.13 £15.25 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.93% +45.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £10.62 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £30.00 £10.90
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 Nottinghamshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Nottingham -6 9 £365 +33.94% 2
Mansfield - - - - 1
VMware Infrastructure
East Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (73.68%) Windows
3 12 (63.16%) MS Exchange
3 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
4 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
4 11 (57.89%) ITIL
5 10 (52.63%) Windows XP
5 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (47.37%) Windows 7
6 9 (47.37%) HP
6 9 (47.37%) SAN
7 8 (42.11%) Dell
7 8 (42.11%) Cisco
7 8 (42.11%) MS Office
7 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (36.84%) Firewall
9 6 (31.58%) Backup Exec
10 5 (26.32%) Citrix
11 3 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (15.79%) NetApp
11 3 (15.79%) Veeam
11 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (10.53%) Lync
12 2 (10.53%) Terminal Services
12 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (10.53%) Juniper
12 2 (10.53%) Sophos
12 2 (10.53%) SQL

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 12 (63.16%) MS Exchange
2 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (10.53%) Lync
4 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.26%) IIS
5 1 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) SAN
2 7 (36.84%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Support Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Project Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Blog
2 1 (5.26%) FlexPod
2 1 (5.26%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Windows XP
2 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (47.37%) Windows 7
4 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.26%) SUSE
5 1 (5.26%) Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (10.53%) MCSE
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (5.26%) NCDA
3 1 (5.26%) NCIE
3 1 (5.26%) CCEE
3 1 (5.26%) CCIA
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Terminal Services
2 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
2 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Backup Exec
2 2 (10.53%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) SCOM
3 1 (5.26%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 9 (47.37%) HP
4 8 (42.11%) Dell
4 8 (42.11%) Cisco
5 5 (26.32%) Citrix
6 3 (15.79%) NetApp
6 3 (15.79%) Veeam
7 2 (10.53%) Sophos
7 2 (10.53%) IBM
7 2 (10.53%) Juniper
8 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
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