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 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 46 35 41
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 29 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.76% 3.62% 1.82%
As % of the System Software category 43.28% 40.82% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 4
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£350 £263 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -32.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £222 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £515 £421
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 Wales region.

System Software Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
67 49 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 8.69% 8.88% 8.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 29 15
Average daily rate £310 £263 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.09% -19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £214 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 7
Average hourly rate £11.00 £12.08 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.90% -16.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.63 £11.34 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £12.82 £16.90
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 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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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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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 -8 19 £350 +27.27% 5
West Wales -9 10 £300 +14.28% 12
North Wales - - - -
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VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 42 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (54.76%) Windows
2 23 (54.76%) Red Hat
3 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 14 (33.33%) Linux
4 13 (30.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (28.57%) RHCE
6 11 (26.19%) Citrix
6 11 (26.19%) IIS
6 11 (26.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 10 (23.81%) SCCM
8 9 (21.43%) Clustering
8 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 9 (21.43%) Open Source
8 9 (21.43%) Hyperic
9 8 (19.05%) JBoss
9 8 (19.05%) Symantec
9 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (19.05%) Hyper-V
10 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 7 (16.67%) SAN
10 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 7 (16.67%) Java
11 6 (14.29%) Oracle
11 6 (14.29%) SOAP
11 6 (14.29%) BMC
11 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
11 6 (14.29%) PowerShell
11 6 (14.29%) JSON

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 11 (26.19%) IIS
2 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 3 (7.14%) Apache
4 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.38%) MediaWiki
5 1 (2.38%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.38%) Lync
5 1 (2.38%) Confluence
5 1 (2.38%) nginx
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) SAN
2 5 (11.90%) DHCP
2 5 (11.90%) DNS
3 4 (9.52%) VPN
4 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.76%) Internet
5 2 (4.76%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.38%) Firewall
6 1 (2.38%) IPsec
6 1 (2.38%) Network Security
6 1 (2.38%) IPv6
6 1 (2.38%) OSPF
6 1 (2.38%) BGP
6 1 (2.38%) EIGRP
6 1 (2.38%) LAN
6 1 (2.38%) WAN
6 1 (2.38%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.38%) Hudson
1 1 (2.38%) Subversion
1 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.38%) JIRA
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Linux Engineer
1 13 (30.95%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 5 (11.90%) SCCM Engineer
2 5 (11.90%) Developer
3 4 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Build Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Architect
5 2 (4.76%) Server Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Technical Design Architect
6 1 (2.38%) Technical Design Authority
6 1 (2.38%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.38%) DBA
6 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Wintel Support
6 1 (2.38%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) SOAP
1 6 (14.29%) JSON
1 6 (14.29%) Spring
1 6 (14.29%) Apache Camel
1 6 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
1 6 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (2.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Clustering
1 9 (21.43%) Open Source
2 2 (4.76%) LPAR
3 1 (2.38%) Wiki
3 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 23 (54.76%) Windows
2 14 (33.33%) Linux
3 13 (30.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (11.90%) Windows 7
6 4 (9.52%) AIX
6 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (7.14%) UNIX
8 1 (2.38%) Debian
8 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (9.52%) ITIL
1 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
2 3 (7.14%) Software Deployment
3 2 (4.76%) Data Protection
3 2 (4.76%) Service Management
3 2 (4.76%) Change Management
3 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (4.76%) Migration
3 2 (4.76%) DevOps
4 1 (2.38%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.38%) Coaching
4 1 (2.38%) Change Control
4 1 (2.38%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (2.38%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (2.38%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) Java
2 6 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 6 (14.29%) Scala
3 4 (9.52%) SQL
3 4 (9.52%) VBScript
3 4 (9.52%) VB
4 3 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.76%) Korn
6 1 (2.38%) Ruby
6 1 (2.38%) C
6 1 (2.38%) Perl
6 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) RHCE
2 11 (26.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 5 (11.90%) DV Cleared
5 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
5 4 (9.52%) VCP5
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (4.76%) MCSE
7 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (4.76%) MCTS
7 2 (4.76%) MCITP
7 2 (4.76%) RHCT
8 1 (2.38%) MCP
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) Hyper-V
2 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (14.29%) vCloud
3 5 (11.90%) vSphere
4 4 (9.52%) XenServer
5 3 (7.14%) XenDesktop
5 3 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (7.14%) Terminal Services
6 2 (4.76%) NFS
6 2 (4.76%) MetaFrame
6 2 (4.76%) XenApp
7 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.38%) Samba
7 1 (2.38%) Postfix
7 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) SCCM
2 9 (21.43%) Hyperic
3 5 (11.90%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (9.52%) NetBackup
4 4 (9.52%) Backup Exec
5 3 (7.14%) Windows Intune
5 3 (7.14%) ZABBIX
5 3 (7.14%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (4.76%) Tivoli
6 2 (4.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Nagios
6 2 (4.76%) SCOM
6 2 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (4.76%) Puppet
6 2 (4.76%) SCDPM
7 1 (2.38%) Ansible
7 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (2.38%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (54.76%) Red Hat
3 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 11 (26.19%) Citrix
5 8 (19.05%) JBoss
5 8 (19.05%) Symantec
6 6 (14.29%) Oracle
6 6 (14.29%) BMC
7 5 (11.90%) HP
8 4 (9.52%) McAfee
9 3 (7.14%) Remedy
10 2 (4.76%) Cisco
10 2 (4.76%) NetApp
10 2 (4.76%) Dell
10 2 (4.76%) EMC
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