The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Staffordshire region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 19 23 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 2 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.67% 0.86% 4.02%
As % of the System Software category 11.76% 11.11% 34.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
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- £175 -
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 £22.00 £21.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +17.80%
System Software Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
17 9 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 14.17% 7.76% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 8
Average daily rate £190 £175 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £175 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £175 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £302 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 3
Average hourly rate £13.50 £11.25 £16.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -32.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-9.24% +2.94%
VMware Infrastructure
West Midlands

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 29 July 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
Burton-upon-Trent - - - -
Cannock - - - -
Stoke-on-Trent - - - -
VMware Infrastructure
West Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma
4 2 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (40.00%) MCSE
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) Service Management
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) 3PAR
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (40.00%) Application Packaging
5 1 (20.00%) vSphere
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) DNS

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Project Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
1 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) 3PAR
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
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