The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 36 35 43
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 12 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.65% 0.93% 0.53%
As % of the System Software category 23.08% 12.50% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 1
Average daily rate
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£420 £260 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% -30.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £301 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.30% -14.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £55.00 - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
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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 Swindon region.

System Software Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
52 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 11.50% 7.43% 6.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 14 12
Average daily rate £400 £285 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.35% -24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £171 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £550 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 7
Average hourly rate £39.38 £21.50 £14.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.13% +47.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £13.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £21.50 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (63.16%) Windows
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 7 (36.84%) Hyper-V
5 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
5 6 (31.58%) Citrix
6 5 (26.32%) UNIX
6 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
7 4 (21.05%) XenApp
7 4 (21.05%) XenDesktop
7 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (21.05%) EMC
8 3 (15.79%) McAfee
8 3 (15.79%) Sophos
8 3 (15.79%) HP
8 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
8 3 (15.79%) DHCP
8 3 (15.79%) DNS
8 3 (15.79%) Cisco
8 3 (15.79%) vSphere
8 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
8 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
9 2 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (10.53%) Network Management
9 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (10.53%) Office 365
9 2 (10.53%) NetScaler

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
1 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DHCP
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) NetScaler
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) VoIP
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Citrix Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Citrix Architect
5 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (10.53%) Citrix Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 1 (5.26%) Storage Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Network Support
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Design Authority
6 1 (5.26%) Configuration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.26%) Replication
1 1 (5.26%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (26.32%) UNIX
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.26%) Linux
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000
7 1 (5.26%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
1 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
1 2 (10.53%) Requirements Management
1 2 (10.53%) Network Management
1 2 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (5.26%) Service Management
2 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (5.26%) Test Management
2 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
2 1 (5.26%) Network Design
2 1 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.26%) A+ Certification
4 1 (5.26%) CISA
4 1 (5.26%) CISM
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.26%) MCTS
4 1 (5.26%) MCSA
4 1 (5.26%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) CCA
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.26%) CISSP
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.26%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Hyper-V
2 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
3 4 (21.05%) XenApp
3 4 (21.05%) XenDesktop
4 3 (15.79%) vSphere
5 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (10.53%) XenServer
5 2 (10.53%) Terminal Services
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (5.26%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) Nessus
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) Citrix
4 4 (21.05%) EMC
5 3 (15.79%) McAfee
5 3 (15.79%) Sophos
5 3 (15.79%) HP
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle
7 1 (5.26%) Juniper
7 1 (5.26%) BMC
7 1 (5.26%) AppSense
7 1 (5.26%) Veeam