The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 42 59 59
Rank change year-on-year
+17 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 27 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.14% 1.62% 1.53%
As % of the System Software category 20.30% 13.33% 19.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 9
Average daily rate
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£450 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £245 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £414 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -6.97%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

System Software Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
133 120 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 15.47% 12.13% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 51 35
Average daily rate £296 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £203 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 15
Average hourly rate £19.50 £15.63 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.80% -30.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £23.20 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Reading

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 44 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (68.18%) Windows
3 29 (65.91%) Microsoft
4 24 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 20 (45.45%) Security Cleared
6 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (38.64%) Windows 7
8 16 (36.36%) Hyper-V
9 15 (34.09%) PowerShell
9 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (29.55%) SQL
10 13 (29.55%) VBScript
10 13 (29.55%) Oracle
10 13 (29.55%) SC Cleared
11 12 (27.27%) SCCM
11 12 (27.27%) VB
11 12 (27.27%) Citrix
12 11 (25.00%) DV Cleared
13 10 (22.73%) SharePoint Server
13 10 (22.73%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 9 (20.45%) Configuration Management
14 9 (20.45%) Borland
14 9 (20.45%) StarTeam
15 8 (18.18%) SAN
16 7 (15.91%) Symantec
16 7 (15.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
17 6 (13.64%) XenApp
17 6 (13.64%) vSphere
17 6 (13.64%) DNS

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 10 (22.73%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.82%) JBoss
4 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.27%) IIS
5 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) SAN
2 6 (13.64%) DNS
3 5 (11.36%) DHCP
4 4 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.82%) Firewall
5 3 (6.82%) LAN
5 3 (6.82%) Ethernet
5 3 (6.82%) WAN
5 3 (6.82%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (4.55%) NetScaler
6 2 (4.55%) MGCP
6 2 (4.55%) DMZ
6 2 (4.55%) VoIP
6 2 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.27%) IPsec
7 1 (2.27%) VLAN
7 1 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.27%) Network Security
7 1 (2.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.27%) IDOL
2 1 (2.27%) DB2
2 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) StarTeam
2 3 (6.82%) Maven
2 3 (6.82%) jMock
2 3 (6.82%) JUnit
2 3 (6.82%) Mockito
2 3 (6.82%) DbUnit
2 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.82%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.27%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.27%) MSBuild
3 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) Integration Engineer
1 8 (18.18%) Architect
2 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Technical Architect
4 3 (6.82%) Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Build Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.55%) Network Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Server Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Server Support Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.27%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (6.82%) Spring
1 3 (6.82%) Apache CXF
1 3 (6.82%) SOAP
1 3 (6.82%) Web Services
1 3 (6.82%) RESTful
1 3 (6.82%) PowerMock
1 3 (6.82%) Apache Camel
2 1 (2.27%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.27%) XSL
2 1 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) PKI
2 2 (4.55%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 30 (68.18%) Windows
2 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (38.64%) Windows 7
4 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (11.36%) Windows 8
7 4 (9.09%) Linux
8 2 (4.55%) UNIX
9 1 (2.27%) Debian
9 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) Configuration Management
2 3 (6.82%) TDD
2 3 (6.82%) Scrum
2 3 (6.82%) Requirements Management
2 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (6.82%) Kanban
2 3 (6.82%) BDD
3 2 (4.55%) Load Balancing
3 2 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (2.27%) Network Planning
4 1 (2.27%) Validation
4 1 (2.27%) ITIL
4 1 (2.27%) Project Management
4 1 (2.27%) High Availability
4 1 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.27%) DevOps
4 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) PowerShell
2 13 (29.55%) SQL
2 13 (29.55%) VBScript
3 12 (27.27%) VB
4 1 (2.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 13 (29.55%) SC Cleared
3 11 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 4 (9.09%) CCIE
4 4 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.55%) CCNP
5 2 (4.55%) PhD
6 1 (2.27%) Degree
6 1 (2.27%) MCSE
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 16 (36.36%) Hyper-V
3 6 (13.64%) XenApp
3 6 (13.64%) vSphere
4 3 (6.82%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.27%) Xen
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.27%) NFS
5 1 (2.27%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (2.27%) Veritas File System
5 1 (2.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 12 (27.27%) SCCM
2 10 (22.73%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 7 (15.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (6.82%) ZABBIX
4 3 (6.82%) logstash
4 3 (6.82%) Hyperic
5 2 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (4.55%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.27%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (2.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (65.91%) Microsoft
3 13 (29.55%) Oracle
4 12 (27.27%) Citrix
5 9 (20.45%) Borland
6 7 (15.91%) Symantec
7 5 (11.36%) Cisco
7 5 (11.36%) HP
8 2 (4.55%) NetApp
8 2 (4.55%) EMC
9 1 (2.27%) SAP
9 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.27%) Veritas
9 1 (2.27%) F5
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £417 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £450.00 - £485.00 per day
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Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
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