The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Taunton region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 36 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 1.73% 6.90% -
As % of the System Software category 21.43% 66.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£285 £280 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £21.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+1.74% +16.21%
System Software Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
14 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 8.09% 10.34% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 5
Average daily rate £344 £280 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.76% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £280 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £280 £342
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
VMware Infrastructure
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VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 19 (90.48%) Windows 7
3 17 (80.95%) ITIL
4 16 (76.19%) Service Management
5 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
6 14 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (66.67%) MCP
6 14 (66.67%) ITSM
6 14 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 13 (61.90%) Service Delivery
7 13 (61.90%) Statistics
7 13 (61.90%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (57.14%) Risk Analysis
8 12 (57.14%) Management Information System
8 12 (57.14%) Front Office
8 12 (57.14%) Back Office
8 12 (57.14%) Capacity Planning
9 10 (47.62%) SLA
9 10 (47.62%) Workflow
10 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
11 6 (28.57%) Citrix
11 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
11 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
12 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
13 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
13 3 (14.29%) MS Office
13 3 (14.29%) Nortel
13 3 (14.29%) SAN
13 3 (14.29%) Internet

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) SAN
1 3 (14.29%) Internet
1 3 (14.29%) Nortel Meridian
2 2 (9.52%) LAN
2 2 (9.52%) WAN
3 1 (4.76%) DHCP
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MSI
General
1 12 (57.14%) Front Office
1 12 (57.14%) Back Office
2 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) Network Support
3 8 (38.10%) Network Engineer
3 8 (38.10%) Network Support Engineer
4 7 (33.33%) Lead Network Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Support Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support
6 3 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (14.29%) Service Manager
7 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support Technician
7 2 (9.52%) Support Technician
7 2 (9.52%) Desktop Technician
8 1 (4.76%) Wintel Support Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Desktop Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) Contracts Manager
8 1 (4.76%) Wintel Support
8 1 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) Statistics
2 12 (57.14%) Management Information System
3 3 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 3 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.76%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
1 19 (90.48%) Windows 7
2 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) ITIL
2 16 (76.19%) Service Management
3 14 (66.67%) ITSM
4 13 (61.90%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (61.90%) Service Delivery
5 12 (57.14%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (57.14%) Risk Analysis
6 10 (47.62%) Workflow
7 2 (9.52%) Change Management
8 1 (4.76%) Migration
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) MCP
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 14 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
3 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (9.52%) XenApp
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) Citrix
4 3 (14.29%) Nortel
4 3 (14.29%) Altiris
5 1 (4.76%) NetApp
5 1 (4.76%) Sophos