The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset 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 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 Somerset 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 40 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 6 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.78% 2.67% 1.82%
As % of the System Software category 30.00% 26.32% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Average daily rate
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£293 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £21.25 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +14.86%
System Software Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
20 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 5.92% 10.16% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 7
Average daily rate £325 £275 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £190 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £301 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £28.00 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +2.94%
VMware Infrastructure
South West

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 2 £321 - 18
VMware Infrastructure
South West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 34 (100.00%) VMware
2 31 (91.18%) Windows
3 28 (82.35%) Windows 7
4 25 (73.53%) ITIL
5 24 (70.59%) Microsoft
6 22 (64.71%) MCP
7 19 (55.88%) Capacity Planning
7 19 (55.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 18 (52.94%) Statistics
8 18 (52.94%) Service Management
9 17 (50.00%) Front Office
9 17 (50.00%) Back Office
9 17 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 16 (47.06%) Risk Analysis
10 16 (47.06%) Security Cleared
10 16 (47.06%) ITSM
10 16 (47.06%) Management Information System
10 16 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (41.18%) Service Delivery
11 14 (41.18%) SC Cleared
12 11 (32.35%) Workflow
12 11 (32.35%) SLA
13 8 (23.53%) Citrix
14 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
15 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
16 4 (11.76%) MS Office
16 4 (11.76%) LAN
16 4 (11.76%) WAN
16 4 (11.76%) Linux
16 4 (11.76%) SAN

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (8.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (5.88%) Apache
2 2 (5.88%) nginx
2 2 (5.88%) Confluence
2 2 (5.88%) MediaWiki
3 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.76%) MS Office
3 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) LAN
1 4 (11.76%) WAN
1 4 (11.76%) SAN
2 3 (8.82%) Internet
2 3 (8.82%) Firewall
2 3 (8.82%) Nortel Meridian
3 2 (5.88%) Network Security
3 2 (5.88%) IPsec
3 2 (5.88%) OSPF
3 2 (5.88%) BGP
3 2 (5.88%) EIGRP
3 2 (5.88%) LDAP
3 2 (5.88%) IPv6
3 2 (5.88%) VPN
4 1 (2.94%) DNS
4 1 (2.94%) DHCP
4 1 (2.94%) Intranet
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) MySQL
1 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MSI
2 2 (5.88%) Subversion
2 2 (5.88%) JIRA
2 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.88%) Hudson
2 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (50.00%) Front Office
1 17 (50.00%) Back Office
2 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Support Engineer
2 13 (38.24%) Network Support
3 8 (23.53%) Network Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Network Support Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Lead Network Engineer
5 6 (17.65%) Windows Support Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.82%) Desktop Support
7 3 (8.82%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (8.82%) Administrator
7 3 (8.82%) Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (8.82%) Service Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Support Technician
8 2 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support Technician
8 2 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.88%) Desktop Technician
9 1 (2.94%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (52.94%) Statistics
2 16 (47.06%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (8.82%) Blackberry
5 2 (5.88%) Wiki
6 1 (2.94%) Clustering
6 1 (2.94%) E-Learning
6 1 (2.94%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 31 (91.18%) Windows
2 28 (82.35%) Windows 7
3 4 (11.76%) Linux
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (8.82%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.88%) Debian
5 2 (5.88%) Ubuntu
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.94%) CentOS
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) ITIL
2 19 (55.88%) Capacity Planning
3 18 (52.94%) Service Management
4 17 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 16 (47.06%) Risk Analysis
5 16 (47.06%) ITSM
6 14 (41.18%) Service Delivery
7 11 (32.35%) Workflow
8 3 (8.82%) Migration
9 2 (5.88%) Change Management
9 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (5.88%) DevOps
9 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.88%) Data Modelling
10 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) Java
1 2 (5.88%) Perl
1 2 (5.88%) PHP
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
1 2 (5.88%) Ruby
1 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (64.71%) MCP
2 19 (55.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 16 (47.06%) Security Cleared
3 16 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (41.18%) SC Cleared
5 3 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.94%) CCNA
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (32.35%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (5.88%) Postfix
3 2 (5.88%) XenApp
3 2 (5.88%) XenServer
3 2 (5.88%) Samba
3 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) ZABBIX
2 2 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 8 (23.53%) Citrix
4 3 (8.82%) Nortel
4 3 (8.82%) Altiris
5 2 (5.88%) NetApp
5 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.94%) Sophos
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco
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