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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 33 35 32
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 11 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 3.49% 3.86% 2.44%
As % of the System Software category 44.00% 25.00% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 1
Average daily rate
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£250 £233 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.52% +16.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £19.30 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.53% +93.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -6.97%
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
25 36 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 7.94% 15.45% 7.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 4
Average daily rate £250 £285 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.28% +42.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £168 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £400 £251
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 5
Average hourly rate £19.50 £19.30 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.03% +93.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
(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
Taunton -14 3 £250 +25.00% 1
Bath +6 2 £288 -2.54%
VMware Infrastructure
South West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (88.89%) Windows
3 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 8 (44.44%) SCCM
5 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
5 7 (38.89%) ITIL
6 6 (33.33%) Middleware
6 6 (33.33%) Symantec
6 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 5 (27.78%) Migration
7 5 (27.78%) Change Control
7 5 (27.78%) SQL
8 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
8 4 (22.22%) Linux
8 4 (22.22%) McAfee
8 4 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (22.22%) Citrix
8 4 (22.22%) CommVault
8 4 (22.22%) Firewall
8 4 (22.22%) Statistics
9 3 (16.67%) Application Packaging
9 3 (16.67%) WSUS
9 3 (16.67%) Change Management
9 3 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (16.67%) SAN
9 3 (16.67%) MSI
9 3 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (16.67%) Apache
9 3 (16.67%) MySQL

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (16.67%) Apache
1 3 (16.67%) IIS
1 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) SAN
3 2 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (5.56%) BGP
4 1 (5.56%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MSI
2 1 (5.56%) InstallShield
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support
4 2 (11.11%) DBA
4 2 (11.11%) Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Middleware
2 3 (16.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Statistics
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) NHS
3 1 (5.56%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Migration
2 5 (27.78%) Change Control
3 3 (16.67%) Change Management
3 3 (16.67%) Database Security
4 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 2 (11.11%) Service Management
4 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) ITSM
4 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Document Management
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (11.11%) XenApp
3 2 (11.11%) XenServer
4 1 (5.56%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) SCCM
2 4 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (16.67%) WSUS
4 2 (11.11%) NetBackup
5 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
5 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) Symantec
4 4 (22.22%) McAfee
4 4 (22.22%) Citrix
4 4 (22.22%) CommVault
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle
6 2 (11.11%) IBM
6 2 (11.11%) NetApp