The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 19 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.60% - 2.06%
As % of the System Software category 12.50% - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £22.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+17.04% +1.14%
VMware Infrastructure
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

System Software Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
16 7 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 12.80% 6.03% 14.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 6
Average daily rate £264 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £253 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £325 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 8
Average hourly rate £9.50 £8.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -27.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 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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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
Burton-upon-Trent - - - - 1
Stoke-on-Trent - - - -
VMware Infrastructure
West Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Application Packaging
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
3 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (33.33%) HP