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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 66 48 33
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -15
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 8 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.19% 2.09% 3.95%
As % of the System Software category 14.81% 24.49% 40.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 9
Average daily rate
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£375 £310 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £293 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £363 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £24.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +12.94%
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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
54 49 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 8.06% 8.54% 9.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 31 21
Average daily rate £375 £299 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.52% -18.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £122 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 4
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +29.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £13.10 £11.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £17.50 £14.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 1 September 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
Cardiff -18 4 £375 +20.96% 4
Newport - 3 £365 -
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Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (77.78%) Windows
3 10 (55.56%) Linux
4 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
4 7 (38.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (33.33%) vSphere
6 5 (27.78%) DHCP
6 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
6 5 (27.78%) DNS
7 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (22.22%) OpenStack
7 4 (22.22%) DevOps
8 3 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
8 3 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (16.67%) Migration
8 3 (16.67%) SysML
8 3 (16.67%) Requirements Management
8 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
8 3 (16.67%) Use Case
8 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
8 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 3 (16.67%) SLA
8 3 (16.67%) Wireless
8 3 (16.67%) Java
8 3 (16.67%) .NET
8 3 (16.67%) J2EE

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 (22.22%) OpenStack
2 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 3 (16.67%) Apache
2 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.11%) Jetty
3 2 (11.11%) nginx
3 2 (11.11%) IIS
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) IaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.56%) Google App Engine
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
1 5 (27.78%) DNS
1 5 (27.78%) DHCP
2 3 (16.67%) Wireless
3 2 (11.11%) SSL
3 2 (11.11%) IPv4
3 2 (11.11%) HTTP
4 1 (5.56%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) IPsec
4 1 (5.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
1 3 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (11.11%) Hudson
2 2 (11.11%) MSBuild
2 2 (11.11%) Artifactory
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Build Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Architect
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Linux
3 7 (38.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (22.22%) DevOps
2 3 (16.67%) Migration
2 3 (16.67%) SysML
2 3 (16.67%) Requirements Management
2 3 (16.67%) Use Case
2 3 (16.67%) UML
2 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.11%) Scrum
3 2 (11.11%) Open Source
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Software Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) CRM
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) Jython
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 6 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (11.11%) Xen
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) AppSense
4 1 (5.56%) Google