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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 53 50 47
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 16 23 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.79% 2.28% 2.81%
As % of the System Software category 13.11% 18.11% 22.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 14
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£409 £394 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.79% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £264 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £450 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+64.70% -1.16%
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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
122 127 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 13.62% 12.59% 12.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 56 42
Average daily rate £363 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.02% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £211 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 15 19
Average hourly rate £21.55 £15.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.82% -17.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.12 £16.95 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.54% -3.12%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 42 (100.00%) VMware
2 36 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 25 (59.52%) Windows
4 22 (52.38%) Hyper-V
5 21 (50.00%) Security Cleared
6 20 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (42.86%) Active Directory
8 17 (40.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (38.10%) DV Cleared
10 15 (35.71%) SCCM
11 13 (30.95%) PowerShell
11 13 (30.95%) TCP/IP
11 13 (30.95%) Oracle
12 12 (28.57%) SQL
12 12 (28.57%) DNS
13 11 (26.19%) Windows 7
14 9 (21.43%) SC Cleared
14 9 (21.43%) SCOM
14 9 (21.43%) Cisco
14 9 (21.43%) DHCP
14 9 (21.43%) HP
14 9 (21.43%) VBScript
14 9 (21.43%) VB
14 9 (21.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 8 (19.05%) Citrix
15 8 (19.05%) Borland
15 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management
15 8 (19.05%) MS Exchange
15 8 (19.05%) StarTeam
15 8 (19.05%) SharePoint Server

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 8 (19.05%) MS Exchange
1 8 (19.05%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Mimecast
2 2 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) TCP/IP
2 12 (28.57%) DNS
3 9 (21.43%) DHCP
4 5 (11.90%) Firewall
4 5 (11.90%) Network Security
5 4 (9.52%) Ethernet
5 4 (9.52%) WAN
6 3 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (4.76%) Internet
7 2 (4.76%) LAN
7 2 (4.76%) VoIP
8 1 (2.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (2.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (2.38%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.38%) NetScaler
8 1 (2.38%) VPN
8 1 (2.38%) MPLS
8 1 (2.38%) OSPF
8 1 (2.38%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) StarTeam
2 1 (2.38%) NuGet
2 1 (2.38%) Artifactory
2 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.38%) MSBuild
2 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Support Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) Architect
3 7 (16.67%) Integration Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Security Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Network Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Sales Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Desktop Support
7 1 (2.38%) DevOps Specialist
7 1 (2.38%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Junior
7 1 (2.38%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) Middleware
2 1 (2.38%) JSP
2 1 (2.38%) XSL
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.76%) Replication
3 2 (4.76%) PKI
4 1 (2.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (59.52%) Windows
2 20 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (40.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (26.19%) Windows 7
5 6 (14.29%) Linux
6 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.38%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management
2 6 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (9.52%) Business Development
4 3 (7.14%) Migration
4 3 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (4.76%) Workflow
5 2 (4.76%) Requirements Management
6 1 (2.38%) Converged Infrastructure
6 1 (2.38%) DevOps
6 1 (2.38%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.38%) Transition Management
6 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.38%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.38%) Speech Recognition
6 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.38%) Contact Management
6 1 (2.38%) Scrum
6 1 (2.38%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.38%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) PowerShell
2 12 (28.57%) SQL
3 9 (21.43%) VBScript
3 9 (21.43%) VB
4 1 (2.38%) C
4 1 (2.38%) C#
4 1 (2.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (38.10%) DV Cleared
3 9 (21.43%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.76%) Degree
5 2 (4.76%) CCIE
5 2 (4.76%) CCNP
6 1 (2.38%) MCSE
6 1 (2.38%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) JSP 440
System Software
1 22 (52.38%) Hyper-V
2 18 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 5 (11.90%) XenServer
4 3 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.76%) XenApp
5 2 (4.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (35.71%) SCCM
2 9 (21.43%) SCOM
2 9 (21.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.38%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) VMware
2 36 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 13 (30.95%) Oracle
4 9 (21.43%) Cisco
4 9 (21.43%) HP
5 8 (19.05%) Citrix
5 8 (19.05%) Borland
6 6 (14.29%) Symantec
7 5 (11.90%) 3PAR
7 5 (11.90%) NetApp
7 5 (11.90%) IBM
7 5 (11.90%) Dell
8 4 (9.52%) Veeam
8 4 (9.52%) Zerto
8 4 (9.52%) Neverfail
8 4 (9.52%) Varonis
9 3 (7.14%) Juniper
10 2 (4.76%) CheckPoint
11 1 (2.38%) Ruckus Wireless
11 1 (2.38%) Meraki
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