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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 35 29 30
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 13 28 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 3.63% 6.75% 6.16%
As % of the System Software category 37.14% 35.90% 32.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 24 2
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£225 £325 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +73.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 8
Average hourly rate £20.19 £9.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+124.27% -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +20.00%
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 78 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 9.78% 18.80% 18.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 66 8
Average daily rate £251 £350 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.28% +75.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £198 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £413 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 14
Average hourly rate £20.19 £9.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+124.27% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £12.20 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 April 2015. 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
Glastonbury - 3 - -
Bath +4 2 £225 -45.45% 3
Templecombe - 2 - -
Taunton -14 1 £300 -7.69%
Yeovil - 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
South West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (96.00%) Windows
3 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 12 (48.00%) Symantec
6 10 (40.00%) Citrix
7 9 (36.00%) SCCM
7 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
8 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared
8 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (32.00%) MS Exchange
8 8 (32.00%) Middleware
9 6 (24.00%) ITIL
9 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
10 5 (20.00%) Application Packaging
10 5 (20.00%) SCOM
10 5 (20.00%) PKI
10 5 (20.00%) Statistics
10 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (20.00%) Change Control
10 5 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 5 (20.00%) SAN
10 5 (20.00%) CommVault
10 5 (20.00%) McAfee
10 5 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (20.00%) MSI
10 5 (20.00%) Firewall
10 5 (20.00%) Migration

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 8 (32.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.00%) Apache
4 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) MS Office
3 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) SAN
1 5 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MSI
2 3 (12.00%) InstallShield
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Server Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (12.00%) Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) IT Support
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) Middleware
2 5 (20.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) PKI
1 5 (20.00%) Statistics
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) IBM XIV
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.00%) NHS
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.00%) Windows NT
5 1 (4.00%) Linux
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Change Control
2 5 (20.00%) Migration
3 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (12.00%) Capacity Management
4 3 (12.00%) Service Management
4 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (12.00%) Change Management
5 2 (8.00%) ITSM
5 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (8.00%) Database Security
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.00%) WFM
6 1 (4.00%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (4.00%) Document Management
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.00%) VBScript
3 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (12.00%) XenApp
4 2 (8.00%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (8.00%) XenServer
4 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) SCCM
2 5 (20.00%) SCOM
2 5 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 5 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (8.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (8.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (4.00%) WSUS
4 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (48.00%) Symantec
4 10 (40.00%) Citrix
5 5 (20.00%) CommVault
5 5 (20.00%) McAfee
6 3 (12.00%) HP
6 3 (12.00%) IBM
7 2 (8.00%) NetApp
7 2 (8.00%) Oracle
8 1 (4.00%) Becrypt
8 1 (4.00%) Cisco