The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales 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 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 57 58 42
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 14 20 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.81% 2.48% 1.17%
As % of the System Software category 25.45% 24.39% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 3
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£305 £425 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.23% +100.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £22.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -4.34%
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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 Wales region.

System Software Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
55 82 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 7.11% 10.16% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 47 31
Average daily rate £305 £375 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.66% +22.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £160 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 9
Average hourly rate £14.19 £11.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.34% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.45 £11.18 £11.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.81 £13.75 £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.86 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -0.85%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -6 8 £305 -32.22% 6
West Wales +12 3 £425 +6.25%
North Wales - 1 £300 -
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VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (65.52%) Windows
3 14 (48.28%) Active Directory
4 13 (44.83%) Linux
4 13 (44.83%) Security Cleared
5 10 (34.48%) Citrix
5 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
6 8 (27.59%) MCP
6 8 (27.59%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (27.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
7 7 (24.14%) XenApp
7 7 (24.14%) nginx
7 7 (24.14%) Apache
8 6 (20.69%) DHCP
8 6 (20.69%) DNS
8 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
8 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (20.69%) vSphere
8 6 (20.69%) Puppet
9 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (17.24%) Ansible
9 5 (17.24%) DevOps
9 5 (17.24%) DV Cleared
9 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
9 5 (17.24%) Java

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 7 (24.14%) nginx
1 7 (24.14%) Apache
2 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
3 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2000
3 4 (13.79%) OpenStack
4 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (10.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
5 2 (6.90%) IIS
5 2 (6.90%) Jetty
5 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.79%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (10.34%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (6.90%) Amazon S3
4 2 (6.90%) Google App Engine
4 2 (6.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) DHCP
1 6 (20.69%) DNS
2 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.34%) Wireless
4 2 (6.90%) IPsec
4 2 (6.90%) IPv4
4 2 (6.90%) SSL
4 2 (6.90%) FTP
4 2 (6.90%) HTTP
5 1 (3.45%) SAN
5 1 (3.45%) LAN
5 1 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.45%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (10.34%) Rational Rhapsody
1 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.90%) Artifactory
2 2 (6.90%) MSBuild
2 2 (6.90%) Hudson
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.90%) Electronics
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (13.79%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (13.79%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (10.34%) Wintel Consultant
2 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (10.34%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 3 (10.34%) Consultant
2 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (10.34%) Change Consultant
3 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (6.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) IT Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
1 2 (6.90%) J2EE
1 2 (6.90%) Servlets
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Visualisation
2 3 (10.34%) Blackberry
2 3 (10.34%) Clustering
3 2 (6.90%) DTV
3 2 (6.90%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) Windows
2 13 (44.83%) Linux
3 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) Fedora
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.90%) CentOS
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) DevOps
3 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
3 5 (17.24%) Scrum
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (10.34%) SysML
4 3 (10.34%) Requirements Management
4 3 (10.34%) Use Case
4 3 (10.34%) UML
4 3 (10.34%) Migration
5 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (6.90%) Kanban
5 2 (6.90%) Software Delivery
6 1 (3.45%) Change Control
6 1 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) Java
2 4 (13.79%) Python
2 4 (13.79%) Ruby
2 4 (13.79%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.90%) PHP
5 1 (3.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) Security Cleared
2 8 (27.59%) MCP
2 8 (27.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
4 5 (17.24%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (48.28%) Active Directory
2 7 (24.14%) XenApp
3 6 (20.69%) vSphere
4 5 (17.24%) VMware ESX
5 4 (13.79%) Terminal Services
5 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
6 2 (6.90%) Xen
7 1 (3.45%) vCloud
7 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) Puppet
2 5 (17.24%) Ansible
3 4 (13.79%) Vagrant
4 3 (10.34%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.45%) Salt
5 1 (3.45%) ARCserve
5 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (34.48%) Citrix
2 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
4 5 (17.24%) McAfee
5 3 (10.34%) Google
5 3 (10.34%) Symantec
5 3 (10.34%) Sophos
6 2 (6.90%) SAP
7 1 (3.45%) Lotus
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco
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