The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 43 45 61
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +16
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 54 47 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.52% 3.62% 2.06%
As % of the System Software category 29.03% 28.48% 17.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 40 18
Average daily rate
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£350 £295 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% -10.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £214 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £415 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.11%
VMware Infrastructure
South East

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

System Software Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
186 165 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 12.11% 12.70% 11.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 101 89
Average daily rate £350 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 9 21
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £12.74 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £23.80 £24.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Camberley - 9 £425 - 1
Guildford -6 7 £450 +52.54% 1
Woking - 4 £280 -
Cobham - 3 £325 -
Epsom -3 2 £350 +118.75%
Redhill -6 2 £320 +28.00%
Farnham - 2 - -
Weybridge - 1 £170 -
Reigate - - - -
Staines - - - - 1
Leatherhead - - - - 1
Dorking - - - - 1
Egham - - - -
VMware Infrastructure
South East

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 92 (100.00%) VMware
2 63 (68.48%) Windows
3 34 (36.96%) Active Directory
4 32 (34.78%) Microsoft
5 30 (32.61%) SAN
6 28 (30.43%) Firewall
6 28 (30.43%) DNS
7 27 (29.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (26.09%) Cisco
9 23 (25.00%) Linux
10 21 (22.83%) WAN
11 20 (21.74%) LAN
11 20 (21.74%) Hyper-V
12 19 (20.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 19 (20.65%) Citrix
12 19 (20.65%) ITIL
12 19 (20.65%) SQL
12 19 (20.65%) Windows Server 2003
13 18 (19.57%) Security Cleared
14 17 (18.48%) C
14 17 (18.48%) C++
15 16 (17.39%) MS Exchange
16 15 (16.30%) MS Excel
16 15 (16.30%) UNIX
17 14 (15.22%) SQL Server
18 13 (14.13%) NetApp
18 13 (14.13%) DHCP
19 11 (11.96%) TCP/IP
19 11 (11.96%) MS Office
19 11 (11.96%) Perl

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 16 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (6.52%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.43%) IIS
3 5 (5.43%) Lync
3 5 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.35%) JBoss
4 4 (4.35%) Apache
5 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (3.26%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.09%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.09%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.09%) Node.js
Applications
1 15 (16.30%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (32.61%) SAN
2 28 (30.43%) Firewall
2 28 (30.43%) DNS
3 21 (22.83%) WAN
4 20 (21.74%) LAN
5 13 (14.13%) DHCP
6 11 (11.96%) TCP/IP
7 9 (9.78%) VPN
8 8 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (8.70%) LDAP
9 7 (7.61%) SSL
9 7 (7.61%) NAS
10 6 (6.52%) SMTP
11 5 (5.43%) Internet
12 4 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
13 3 (3.26%) Network Security
13 3 (3.26%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (3.26%) VoIP
13 3 (3.26%) MPLS
14 2 (2.17%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.43%) MySQL
3 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (6.52%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.43%) Finance
3 2 (2.17%) Back Office
3 2 (2.17%) Automotive
3 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.09%) Military
4 1 (1.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (15.22%) Support Engineer
1 14 (15.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (13.04%) Architect
3 8 (8.70%) Software Engineer
3 8 (8.70%) Analyst
4 5 (5.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (4.35%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (4.35%) Technical Architect
5 4 (4.35%) Consultant
5 4 (4.35%) Wintel Engineer
5 4 (4.35%) Server Engineer
6 3 (3.26%) Senior Support Engineer
6 3 (3.26%) Server Support Engineer
6 3 (3.26%) Security Architect
6 3 (3.26%) Storage Specialist
6 3 (3.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (3.26%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 3 (3.26%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.35%) YAML
2 3 (3.26%) Flash
2 3 (3.26%) Web Services
3 2 (2.17%) .NET
3 2 (2.17%) Application Packaging
3 2 (2.17%) WinForms
4 1 (1.09%) OAuth
4 1 (1.09%) WPF
4 1 (1.09%) MSMQ
4 1 (1.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.70%) Device Driver
2 6 (6.52%) Clustering
3 5 (5.43%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.17%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.17%) HACMP
5 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.17%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.09%) SecurID
6 1 (1.09%) Replication
6 1 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.09%) PKI
6 1 (1.09%) PMI
6 1 (1.09%) User Experience
6 1 (1.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 63 (68.48%) Windows
2 27 (29.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (25.00%) Linux
4 19 (20.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (20.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (16.30%) UNIX
6 10 (10.87%) Solaris
7 9 (9.78%) Windows 7
8 8 (8.70%) Embedded Linux
9 7 (7.61%) Windows 8
10 5 (5.43%) AIX
11 4 (4.35%) Windows XP
11 4 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (3.26%) CentOS
13 2 (2.17%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.65%) ITIL
2 10 (10.87%) Software Engineering
3 9 (9.78%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (9.78%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (6.52%) Project Management
5 5 (5.43%) Load Balancing
5 5 (5.43%) Incident Management
6 4 (4.35%) Cyber Security
6 4 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (4.35%) Problem Management
6 4 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (4.35%) Migration
6 4 (4.35%) Network Design
7 3 (3.26%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.26%) Business Continuity
7 3 (3.26%) Time Management
7 3 (3.26%) TOGAF
7 3 (3.26%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.26%) ITSM
7 3 (3.26%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.65%) SQL
2 17 (18.48%) C
2 17 (18.48%) C++
3 11 (11.96%) Perl
4 9 (9.78%) Shell Script
5 8 (8.70%) Bash Shell
5 8 (8.70%) Python
6 7 (7.61%) PHP
7 5 (5.43%) Java
8 4 (4.35%) Ruby
9 3 (3.26%) C#
10 2 (2.17%) VBScript
10 2 (2.17%) VB
10 2 (2.17%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.09%) Groovy
11 1 (1.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (19.57%) Security Cleared
2 10 (10.87%) DV Cleared
2 10 (10.87%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.52%) Degree
4 5 (5.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (5.43%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.35%) MCP
5 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.26%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (3.26%) MCSE
6 3 (3.26%) MCSA
7 2 (2.17%) CCNA
7 2 (2.17%) CCIE
7 2 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.09%) MCITP
8 1 (1.09%) MCTS
8 1 (1.09%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.09%) CCNP
8 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.09%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.78%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (36.96%) Active Directory
2 20 (21.74%) Hyper-V
3 10 (10.87%) VMware ESX
4 8 (8.70%) XenApp
4 8 (8.70%) Xen
5 7 (7.61%) Terminal Services
6 6 (6.52%) Sendmail
6 6 (6.52%) vSphere
6 6 (6.52%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (4.35%) UAG
7 4 (4.35%) ISA Server
8 3 (3.26%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (2.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 2 (2.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (2.17%) NFS
10 1 (1.09%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.09%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.09%) DFS Replication
10 1 (1.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (11.96%) SCCM
2 6 (6.52%) MIMEsweeper
2 6 (6.52%) MAILsweeper
2 6 (6.52%) SCOM
3 5 (5.43%) Backup Exec
3 5 (5.43%) Puppet
4 4 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (4.35%) Tivoli
4 4 (4.35%) WSUS
5 3 (3.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (2.17%) ZABBIX
6 2 (2.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.17%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.09%) ARCserve
7 1 (1.09%) SAP Afaria
7 1 (1.09%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 92 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 24 (26.09%) Cisco
4 19 (20.65%) Citrix
5 13 (14.13%) NetApp
6 9 (9.78%) HP
6 9 (9.78%) Websense
7 8 (8.70%) Juniper
8 7 (7.61%) McAfee
9 6 (6.52%) SolarWinds
9 6 (6.52%) IBM
9 6 (6.52%) Blue Coat
10 5 (5.43%) Symantec
10 5 (5.43%) EMC
11 4 (4.35%) Kaseya
11 4 (4.35%) Veritas
11 4 (4.35%) Oracle
12 3 (3.26%) LANDesk
12 3 (3.26%) Brocade
12 3 (3.26%) Red Hat