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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 55 63 38
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -25
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 18 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.12% 1.50% 2.07%
As % of the System Software category 29.51% 15.79% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 2
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£330 £450 £485
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -7.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £323 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £476 £537
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £22.38 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+67.59% -0.55%
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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
61 76 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 7.18% 9.52% 14.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 37 36
Average daily rate £330 £440 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +20.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.87% -3.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 9
Average hourly rate £13.50 £11.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% -14.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.24 £12.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £16.00 £15.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -11.42%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 0 9 £305 -32.22% 4
West Wales +12 7 £425 -
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VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (58.06%) Linux
3 17 (54.84%) Windows
4 12 (38.71%) Apache
4 12 (38.71%) nginx
5 11 (35.48%) Puppet
6 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
6 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
7 8 (25.81%) Ansible
7 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
8 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (22.58%) Ruby
8 7 (22.58%) DevOps
8 7 (22.58%) Vagrant
8 7 (22.58%) Bash Shell
8 7 (22.58%) Configuration Management
8 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
8 7 (22.58%) DNS
8 7 (22.58%) Python
8 7 (22.58%) DHCP
9 6 (19.35%) Java
9 6 (19.35%) Red Hat
9 6 (19.35%) vSphere
9 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (19.35%) Scrum
9 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
10 5 (16.13%) Amazon EC2

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 12 (38.71%) Apache
1 12 (38.71%) nginx
2 4 (12.90%) OpenStack
2 4 (12.90%) Tomcat
2 4 (12.90%) WebSphere
2 4 (12.90%) IIS
2 4 (12.90%) Jetty
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (16.13%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (12.90%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (9.68%) Google App Engine
5 2 (6.45%) Amazon S3
5 2 (6.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) DHCP
1 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
1 7 (22.58%) DNS
2 4 (12.90%) SSL
2 4 (12.90%) HTTP
3 3 (9.68%) Wireless
3 3 (9.68%) IPsec
3 3 (9.68%) FTP
4 2 (6.45%) IPv4
5 1 (3.23%) SAN
5 1 (3.23%) LAN
5 1 (3.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.23%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.68%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (9.68%) Hudson
2 3 (9.68%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (9.68%) MSBuild
2 3 (9.68%) Artifactory
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.45%) Marketing
2 2 (6.45%) Electronics
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (12.90%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (12.90%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (9.68%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (6.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) Administrator
4 1 (3.23%) Desktop Support
4 1 (3.23%) Developer
4 1 (3.23%) Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) IT Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.23%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) .NET
2 3 (9.68%) J2EE
2 3 (9.68%) Servlets
3 1 (3.23%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) DTV
2 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) Linux
2 17 (54.84%) Windows
3 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.45%) CentOS
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.45%) Fedora
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Configuration Management
1 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (22.58%) DevOps
2 6 (19.35%) Scrum
2 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (12.90%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (9.68%) Software Delivery
4 3 (9.68%) Open Source
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (9.68%) Migration
4 3 (9.68%) UML
4 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (9.68%) SysML
4 3 (9.68%) Requirements Management
4 3 (9.68%) Use Case
5 2 (6.45%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (6.45%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.45%) Kanban
6 1 (3.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) Python
1 7 (22.58%) Ruby
1 7 (22.58%) Bash Shell
2 6 (19.35%) Java
3 2 (6.45%) PHP
4 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.23%) Perl
4 1 (3.23%) Jython
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) DV Cleared
4 2 (6.45%) MCP
4 2 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
2 6 (19.35%) vSphere
3 4 (12.90%) Xen
4 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.23%) XenApp
4 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.23%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (35.48%) Puppet
2 8 (25.81%) Ansible
3 7 (22.58%) Vagrant
4 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.23%) Salt
5 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
3 6 (19.35%) Red Hat
4 5 (16.13%) Citrix
5 4 (12.90%) Google
6 2 (6.45%) SAP
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco
7 1 (3.23%) Lotus
7 1 (3.23%) McAfee
7 1 (3.23%) Sophos
7 1 (3.23%) AppSense