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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 34 43 28
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 8 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.19% 0.68% 3.69%
As % of the System Software category 19.05% 9.38% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 9
Average daily rate
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£375 £275 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £275 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £275 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £23.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+29.03% +16.25%
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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
42 32 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 11.51% 7.24% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 18
Average daily rate £400 £403 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% -8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £480 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £318 £314
% change year-on-year
+7.08% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 3
Average hourly rate £20.19 £40.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.16% +200.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%

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
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 21 April 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 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (90.00%) Windows
3 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 11 (55.00%) Office 365
6 10 (50.00%) MS Exchange
7 9 (45.00%) ITIL
7 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
8 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (40.00%) PRINCE
9 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
10 4 (20.00%) Citrix
11 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (15.00%) Terminal Services
11 3 (15.00%) SCCM
11 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (15.00%) XenApp
12 2 (10.00%) XenServer
12 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
12 2 (10.00%) vSphere
12 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
12 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
12 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
12 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
12 2 (10.00%) Fat Client
12 2 (10.00%) Thin Client

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 10 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (55.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Support
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (10.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) FlexPod
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 2000
3 2 (10.00%) Windows NT
4 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) PRINCE
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.00%) MCTS
4 1 (5.00%) CCA
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) CCEE
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) Terminal Services
2 3 (15.00%) XenApp
3 2 (10.00%) XenServer
3 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (10.00%) vSphere
3 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) BMC
4 1 (5.00%) EMC
4 1 (5.00%) AppSense
4 1 (5.00%) Veeam
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco