The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 28 5 15
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +10
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 2 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 1.89% 23.08% 6.25%
As % of the System Software category 28.57% 57.14% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £250 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.83% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £19.30 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +93.00%
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 Taunton region.

System Software Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
7 21 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 6.60% 40.38% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 0
Average daily rate £250 £268 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.54% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +70.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

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

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Top 18 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (50.00%) assyst
3 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp