The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 44 22 39
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +17
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 4 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.23% 6.70% 1.40%
As % of the System Software category 11.43% 46.67% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 0
Average daily rate
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£225 £268 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £309 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.26% -4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +13.63%
VMware Infrastructure
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

System Software Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
35 30 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 10.80% 14.35% 8.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 14 9
Average daily rate £274 £268 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.33% -3.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £338 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.25 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +3.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.92 £15.38 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+10.04% -0.80%

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
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 20 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 £256 - 5
Frome - - - -
Taunton - - - - 6
VMware Infrastructure
South West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) Migration
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) LAN
5 3 (30.00%) WAN
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 3 (30.00%) Citrix
5 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (30.00%) Firewall
6 2 (20.00%) XenApp
6 2 (20.00%) Change Control
6 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) SAN
6 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (20.00%) NetApp
6 2 (20.00%) OSPF
6 2 (20.00%) BGP
6 2 (20.00%) MySQL
6 2 (20.00%) Apache
6 2 (20.00%) DNS
6 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
7 1 (10.00%) Subversion
7 1 (10.00%) Ruby
7 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
7 1 (10.00%) Statistics
7 1 (10.00%) JIRA
7 1 (10.00%) WSUS

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 2 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) nginx
2 1 (10.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) MediaWiki
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) LAN
1 3 (30.00%) WAN
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) OSPF
2 2 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (10.00%) IPv6
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) IPsec
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Hudson
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
1 1 (10.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) Statistics
1 1 (10.00%) Wiki
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Debian
4 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (10.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Database Security
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (20.00%) XenApp
2 1 (10.00%) XenServer
2 1 (10.00%) Postfix
2 1 (10.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (10.00%) WSUS
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) ZABBIX
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) McAfee
4 1 (10.00%) CommVault
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
Somerset
Computer Futures
Rate: £180 - £200 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 100-150 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago