The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 18 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 Peterborough 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 28 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 5.16% 1.61% -
As % of the System Software category 23.53% 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £20.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+16.25% -15.78%
System Software Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
34 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 21.94% 4.84% 11.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 6
Average daily rate £233 £150 £287
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.00% -47.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £150 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £150 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £23.00 £12.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
VMware Infrastructure
Cambridgeshire

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 12 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
1 12 (100.00%) MCSE
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) JOnAS
2 9 (75.00%) MCITP
2 9 (75.00%) VLAN
2 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) vSphere
3 8 (66.67%) SCCM
4 5 (41.67%) SCOM
4 5 (41.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (41.67%) UAG
4 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
4 5 (41.67%) Migration
4 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) UNIX
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) DHCP
6 3 (25.00%) DNS
6 3 (25.00%) SLA
6 3 (25.00%) IBM

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (75.00%) JOnAS
3 5 (41.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
3 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
2 9 (75.00%) VLAN
2 9 (75.00%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) DHCP
3 3 (25.00%) DNS
3 3 (25.00%) SAN
3 3 (25.00%) NAS
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Project Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Wintel Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Design Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Clustering
1 3 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) UNIX
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (25.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) MCSE
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (75.00%) MCITP
3 3 (25.00%) MCSA
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (75.00%) vSphere
3 5 (41.67%) UAG
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (25.00%) XenApp
4 3 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) SCCM
2 5 (41.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) IBM
3 3 (25.00%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) Dell
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) Mercator