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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 47 41 35
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 5 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.03% 1.17% 0.88%
As % of the System Software category 8.20% 9.80% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
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£388 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £24.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+21.87% +12.94%
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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
61 51 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 12.53% 11.89% 9.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 33 25
Average daily rate £450 £313 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £205 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 0
Average hourly rate £19.03 £21.28 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 August 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 August 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 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
4 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
4 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
5 3 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (23.08%) Lync
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
5 3 (23.08%) Citrix
5 3 (23.08%) PRINCE
5 3 (23.08%) SAN
5 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
5 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Fat Client
6 2 (15.38%) XenApp
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (15.38%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
6 2 (15.38%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Thin Client
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 2 (15.38%) vSphere
6 2 (15.38%) PaaS
6 2 (15.38%) Office 365
6 2 (15.38%) IaaS

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) Lync
2 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) PaaS
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
1 2 (15.38%) IaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) Wireless
3 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
3 1 (7.69%) SSH
3 1 (7.69%) NAS
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) VoIP
3 1 (7.69%) WLAN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) SMTP
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Thin Client
2 2 (15.38%) Fat Client
3 1 (7.69%) FlexPod
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.69%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
1 3 (23.08%) PRINCE
1 3 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
3 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
3 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) XenApp
2 2 (15.38%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
3 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) ARCserve
1 1 (7.69%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) LANDesk
5 1 (7.69%) Veeam
5 1 (7.69%) MobileIron
5 1 (7.69%) Avaya
5 1 (7.69%) NetApp
5 1 (7.69%) Symantec
5 1 (7.69%) Websense
5 1 (7.69%) Toshiba
5 1 (7.69%) OpenText
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) EMC