The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Server 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 Server
Rank 249 244 227
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -17
Contract jobs citing VMware Server 7 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.070% 0.053% 0.082%
As % of the System Software category 0.57% 0.46% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
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£305 £225 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.55% -39.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £189 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £365 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
-25.71% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £110.00 £34.25 -
% change year-on-year
+221.16% -
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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 South East region.

System Software Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1234 1087 1006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.33% 11.49% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 504 474
Average daily rate £370 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £158 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 147 181
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%

VMware Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

VMware Server Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VMware Server
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

VMware Server Daily Rate Trend in the South East

VMware Server
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Server across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

VMware Server Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

VMware Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

VMware Server Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

VMware Server
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Server within the South East 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
Hampshire - 3 - - 2
West Sussex - 2 £260 -
Berkshire -5 1 £488 +21.87% 1
East Sussex -12 1 £350 +72.83%
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England

VMware Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing VMware Server 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 Server.

1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (33.33%) SUSE
5 3 (33.33%) Unified Communications
5 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) ATM
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) Citrix
5 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 3 (33.33%) Change Management
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) Migration
6 2 (22.22%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) SAN
6 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
7 1 (11.11%) NAS
7 1 (11.11%) VLAN
7 1 (11.11%) SCCM
7 1 (11.11%) SCVMM

VMware Server
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing VMware Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Unified Communications
1 3 (33.33%) ATM
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) NAS
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Build Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Server Support
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) SUSE
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) VBScript
3 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) SCVMM
1 1 (11.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) EMC
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle