The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 51 33 28
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 11 19 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.85% 4.10% 3.54%
As % of the System Software category 22.00% 38.78% 34.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 4
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£310 £398 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.01% +2.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £230 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £528 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+10.58% +8.97%
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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 Wales region.

System Software Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
50 49 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 8.43% 10.58% 10.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 26 14
Average daily rate £300 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £161 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -5.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +6.06%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 21 August 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
Cardiff -5 11 £310 +24.00% 8
Newport - - - -
Bridgend - - - -
Caerphilly - - - -
VMware Infrastructure
Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
3 12 (41.38%) Citrix
4 11 (37.93%) SAN
5 10 (34.48%) Symantec
5 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
5 10 (34.48%) Hyper-V
6 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
6 9 (31.03%) SCCM
7 8 (27.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
8 7 (24.14%) Oracle
8 7 (24.14%) Linux
8 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
8 7 (24.14%) HP
8 7 (24.14%) RHCE
8 7 (24.14%) Red Hat
8 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (24.14%) vSphere
8 7 (24.14%) vCloud
9 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (20.69%) NetBackup
9 6 (20.69%) Backup Exec
9 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
9 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (17.24%) UNIX
10 5 (17.24%) DHCP
10 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
10 5 (17.24%) DNS

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
1 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
1 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.90%) IIS
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.45%) Lync
3 1 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (10.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) SAN
2 5 (17.24%) DNS
2 5 (17.24%) DHCP
2 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.34%) VPN
4 2 (6.90%) LAN
4 2 (6.90%) WAN
4 2 (6.90%) Internet
4 2 (6.90%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.90%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (6.90%) Cognos Impromptu
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) SCCM Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Project Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Wintel Support
5 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Design Authority
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Design Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Thin Client
1 2 (6.90%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.45%) LPAR
2 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 7 (24.14%) Linux
2 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (17.24%) UNIX
5 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.34%) Software Deployment
2 2 (6.90%) ITIL
2 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
2 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
2 2 (6.90%) Migration
2 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
3 1 (3.45%) Change Control
3 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
2 4 (13.79%) VBScript
2 4 (13.79%) VB
3 3 (10.34%) SQL
4 2 (6.90%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
2 8 (27.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (24.14%) RHCE
4 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
5 5 (17.24%) DV Cleared
5 5 (17.24%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (6.90%) MCSE
6 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (6.90%) MCTS
6 2 (6.90%) MCITP
6 2 (6.90%) VCP5
7 1 (3.45%) MCP
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) Hyper-V
2 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 7 (24.14%) vSphere
2 7 (24.14%) vCloud
3 5 (17.24%) XenServer
3 5 (17.24%) XenDesktop
3 5 (17.24%) Terminal Services
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (6.90%) XenApp
5 2 (6.90%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.90%) MetaFrame
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (3.45%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) SCCM
2 6 (20.69%) NetBackup
2 6 (20.69%) Backup Exec
3 5 (17.24%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (17.24%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Intune
4 3 (10.34%) ARCserve
5 2 (6.90%) SCOM
5 2 (6.90%) SCDPM
5 2 (6.90%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
6 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
3 12 (41.38%) Citrix
4 10 (34.48%) Symantec
5 7 (24.14%) Red Hat
5 7 (24.14%) Oracle
5 7 (24.14%) HP
6 5 (17.24%) Remedy
7 4 (13.79%) McAfee
8 3 (10.34%) Cisco
9 2 (6.90%) EMC
9 2 (6.90%) Intel
9 2 (6.90%) Cognos
9 2 (6.90%) NetApp
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Rate: £325 to £375 per day
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Rate: £320 - £400 per day
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