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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 59 54 52
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 10 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.07% 1.47% 2.22%
As % of the System Software category 8.62% 10.32% 20.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 13
Average daily rate
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£395 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.96% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £266 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £483 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £22.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+70.45% +2.32%
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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
116 126 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 12.41% 14.25% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 63 39
Average daily rate £417 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.30% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £258 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 11 16
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.07 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.24% -37.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £17.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.90 £19.00 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (42.86%) Windows
3 15 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
4 13 (37.14%) TCP/IP
5 12 (34.29%) DNS
5 12 (34.29%) DV Cleared
6 11 (31.43%) Cisco
7 10 (28.57%) SCOM
7 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
9 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (22.86%) HP
9 8 (22.86%) DHCP
9 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
10 7 (20.00%) Citrix
10 7 (20.00%) SCCM
11 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
11 6 (17.14%) Firewall
11 6 (17.14%) Symantec
11 6 (17.14%) WAN
11 6 (17.14%) Linux
11 6 (17.14%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
12 5 (14.29%) 3PAR
12 5 (14.29%) Oracle
12 5 (14.29%) IBM
12 5 (14.29%) NetApp

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (22.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Mimecast
2 2 (5.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (37.14%) TCP/IP
2 12 (34.29%) DNS
3 8 (22.86%) DHCP
4 6 (17.14%) WAN
4 6 (17.14%) Firewall
5 5 (14.29%) Network Security
6 4 (11.43%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (8.57%) Wireless
7 3 (8.57%) LAN
7 3 (8.57%) Ethernet
7 3 (8.57%) Internet
7 3 (8.57%) OSPF
7 3 (8.57%) BGP
7 3 (8.57%) EIGRP
8 2 (5.71%) MPLS
8 2 (5.71%) VoIP
8 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (5.71%) SAN
9 1 (2.86%) xDSL
9 1 (2.86%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.86%) StarTeam
1 1 (2.86%) Selenium
1 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.86%) WebDriver
1 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.86%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.86%) MSBuild
1 1 (2.86%) NuGet
1 1 (2.86%) Artifactory
General
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
1 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Support Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) Architect
3 4 (11.43%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Network Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Sales Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.71%) Security Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Network Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Network Specialist
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Network Support
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Data Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Junior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Middleware
2 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) CSS
2 1 (2.86%) JSP
2 1 (2.86%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.71%) Replication
3 1 (2.86%) Social Media
3 1 (2.86%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Windows
2 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (17.14%) Linux
5 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.86%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (11.43%) Business Development
3 3 (8.57%) Workflow
3 3 (8.57%) Migration
3 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.86%) Release Management
5 1 (2.86%) Integration Testing
5 1 (2.86%) Test Scripting
5 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.86%) Manual Testing
5 1 (2.86%) Test Automation
5 1 (2.86%) Data Entry
5 1 (2.86%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.86%) Network Design
5 1 (2.86%) Speech Recognition
5 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (2.86%) Requirements Management
5 1 (2.86%) Contact Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
2 4 (11.43%) SQL
3 2 (5.71%) Perl
4 1 (2.86%) C
4 1 (2.86%) C#
4 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.86%) VBScript
4 1 (2.86%) VB
4 1 (2.86%) Python
4 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
2 12 (34.29%) DV Cleared
3 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (11.43%) Degree
4 3 (8.57%) CCIE
4 3 (8.57%) CCNP
5 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.86%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.86%) CCIP
6 1 (2.86%) CCNA
6 1 (2.86%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) JSP 440
System Software
1 15 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (14.29%) XenServer
4 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.71%) Terminal Services
4 2 (5.71%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) SCOM
2 7 (20.00%) SCCM
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.86%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (2.86%) Puppet
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (31.43%) Cisco
4 8 (22.86%) HP
5 7 (20.00%) Citrix
6 6 (17.14%) Symantec
7 5 (14.29%) Oracle
7 5 (14.29%) NetApp
7 5 (14.29%) 3PAR
7 5 (14.29%) IBM
7 5 (14.29%) Dell
8 4 (11.43%) Veeam
8 4 (11.43%) Varonis
8 4 (11.43%) Zerto
8 4 (11.43%) Neverfail
9 3 (8.57%) Juniper
10 2 (5.71%) EMC
11 1 (2.86%) F5
11 1 (2.86%) Ruckus Wireless
11 1 (2.86%) Meraki
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