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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 29 10 20
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 2 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 1.46% 11.54% 3.45%
As % of the System Software category 12.50% 46.15% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
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£309 - -
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 £26.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +13.63%
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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
16 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 11.68% 25.00% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 4
Average daily rate £325 £306 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.12% +2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £178 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £313 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.30 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

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 19 September 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 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (88.89%) Windows 7
2 16 (88.89%) Windows
3 14 (77.78%) ITIL
3 14 (77.78%) Service Management
4 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
5 12 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (66.67%) MCP
5 12 (66.67%) ITSM
5 12 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 10 (55.56%) Management Information System
6 10 (55.56%) Front Office
6 10 (55.56%) Back Office
6 10 (55.56%) Workflow
6 10 (55.56%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (55.56%) Risk Analysis
6 10 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (55.56%) Statistics
6 10 (55.56%) Service Delivery
6 10 (55.56%) SLA
7 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
8 6 (33.33%) Citrix
9 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
10 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
10 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
11 3 (16.67%) Nortel
11 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
11 3 (16.67%) MS Office
11 3 (16.67%) Blackberry
11 3 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Internet
1 3 (16.67%) Nortel Meridian
2 2 (11.11%) LAN
2 2 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) SAN
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MSI
General
1 10 (55.56%) Front Office
1 10 (55.56%) Back Office
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 9 (50.00%) Network Support
3 8 (44.44%) Network Support Engineer
3 8 (44.44%) Network Engineer
4 7 (38.89%) Lead Network Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Support Engineer
6 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support
7 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support Technician
7 2 (11.11%) Desktop Technician
7 2 (11.11%) Support Technician
8 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
8 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
8 1 (5.56%) Analyst
8 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (5.56%) Administrator
8 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (5.56%) Wintel Support Engineer
8 1 (5.56%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Management Information System
1 10 (55.56%) Statistics
2 3 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 3 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.56%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows 7
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) ITIL
1 14 (77.78%) Service Management
2 12 (66.67%) ITSM
3 10 (55.56%) Workflow
3 10 (55.56%) Capacity Planning
3 10 (55.56%) Risk Analysis
3 10 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (55.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (66.67%) MCP
1 12 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
3 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (11.11%) XenApp
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (16.67%) Nortel
4 3 (16.67%) Altiris
5 1 (5.56%) NetApp
5 1 (5.56%) Sophos