The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 19 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.14% 0.54% 0.67%
As % of the System Software category 25.00% 4.35% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Average daily rate £331 £275 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.45% -38.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £29.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+48.27% +50.25%
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

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

System Software Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
24 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 16.55% 12.43% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 12
Average daily rate £200 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £137 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £468 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 2
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £10.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +70.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
Ipswich +12 2 £281 +2.27%
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server
3 9 (81.82%) DHCP
3 9 (81.82%) DNS
3 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (72.73%) MS Exchange
4 8 (72.73%) SQL
4 8 (72.73%) IIS
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (63.64%) SAN
5 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
6 6 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (54.55%) Firewall
6 6 (54.55%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (54.55%) VoIP
6 6 (54.55%) Windows XP
6 6 (54.55%) Web Services
6 6 (54.55%) iSCSI
6 6 (54.55%) NAS
6 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (54.55%) Software Licensing
6 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
6 6 (54.55%) Office 365
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 2 (18.18%) Migration

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 8 (72.73%) IIS
1 8 (72.73%) MS Exchange
2 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (54.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) DHCP
1 9 (81.82%) DNS
2 7 (63.64%) SAN
2 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
3 6 (54.55%) Firewall
3 6 (54.55%) iSCSI
3 6 (54.55%) NAS
3 6 (54.55%) VoIP
3 6 (54.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
1 7 (63.64%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall Support
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Migration Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Server Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Server Migration Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Network Support
3 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (54.55%) Windows XP
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (54.55%) Software Licensing
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft