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 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 34 34 36
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 11 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.78% 0.33% 1.36%
As % of the System Software category 25.58% 7.14% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 4
Average daily rate
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£363 £270 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.25% -36.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £270 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £321 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -8.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £55.00 - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -6.97%
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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
43 14 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 10.86% 4.58% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 11
Average daily rate £375 £285 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £363 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 8
Average hourly rate £39.38 £21.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.13% +43.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £13.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £21.50 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.08 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.74% -11.42%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015, 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 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (72.00%) Windows
3 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
5 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
6 8 (32.00%) Office 365
6 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (32.00%) MS Exchange
7 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
8 6 (24.00%) Citrix
9 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (20.00%) ITIL
9 5 (20.00%) UNIX
9 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
10 4 (16.00%) DV Cleared
10 4 (16.00%) XenApp
10 4 (16.00%) XenDesktop
10 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (16.00%) PRINCE
10 4 (16.00%) EMC
11 3 (12.00%) McAfee
11 3 (12.00%) Sophos
11 3 (12.00%) HP
11 3 (12.00%) Cisco
11 3 (12.00%) DHCP
11 3 (12.00%) DNS
11 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (12.00%) vSphere
11 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (32.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) DHCP
1 3 (12.00%) DNS
2 2 (8.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) VoIP
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
3 1 (4.00%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Architect
2 5 (20.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Technical Support
4 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Citrix Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Citrix Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Citrix Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Design Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Replication
1 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (20.00%) UNIX
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.00%) Windows NT
5 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000
6 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.00%) PRINCE
3 2 (8.00%) Requirements Management
3 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (8.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (8.00%) Network Management
3 2 (8.00%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (8.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) Migration
4 1 (4.00%) Service Management
4 1 (4.00%) Network Design
4 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Test Management
4 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (16.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.00%) CISA
5 1 (4.00%) CISM
5 1 (4.00%) A+ Certification
5 1 (4.00%) CCNA
5 1 (4.00%) CCA
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (4.00%) CISSP
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.00%) MCSA
5 1 (4.00%) CCEE
5 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (4.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (16.00%) XenApp
3 4 (16.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (12.00%) vSphere
5 2 (8.00%) XenServer
5 2 (8.00%) Terminal Services
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (4.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (24.00%) Citrix
4 4 (16.00%) EMC
5 3 (12.00%) McAfee
5 3 (12.00%) Sophos
5 3 (12.00%) HP
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle
7 1 (4.00%) AppSense
7 1 (4.00%) Juniper
7 1 (4.00%) BMC
7 1 (4.00%) Veeam
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