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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 57 31 37
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 13 24 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.88% 4.12% 2.54%
As % of the System Software category 23.64% 38.10% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 4
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£330 £300 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £230 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £525 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £21.25 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+12.94% +13.33%
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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 63 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 7.94% 10.82% 9.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 32 16
Average daily rate £310 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £141 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £483 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 7
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.89 £10.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £14.40 £15.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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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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 -14 12 £310 -17.33% 9
North Wales - - - - 1
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VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 32 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (53.13%) Windows
3 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (40.63%) Citrix
5 11 (34.38%) Red Hat
5 11 (34.38%) Linux
6 10 (31.25%) SAN
6 10 (31.25%) Symantec
6 10 (31.25%) Security Cleared
6 10 (31.25%) Hyper-V
6 10 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (28.13%) SCCM
7 9 (28.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
7 9 (28.13%) vCloud
8 8 (25.00%) RHCE
8 8 (25.00%) PowerShell
9 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
9 7 (21.88%) HP
9 7 (21.88%) Oracle
9 7 (21.88%) vSphere
10 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
10 6 (18.75%) XenServer
10 6 (18.75%) NetBackup
10 6 (18.75%) Backup Exec
11 5 (15.63%) XenDesktop
11 5 (15.63%) DV Cleared
11 5 (15.63%) HP Data Protector
11 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.25%) IIS
3 2 (6.25%) OpenStack
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.13%) nginx
4 1 (3.13%) Confluence
4 1 (3.13%) Lync
4 1 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (3.13%) Apache
4 1 (3.13%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) SAN
2 5 (15.63%) DHCP
2 5 (15.63%) DNS
3 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.50%) VPN
4 2 (6.25%) LAN
4 2 (6.25%) WAN
4 2 (6.25%) Unified Communications
4 2 (6.25%) Internet
5 1 (3.13%) OSPF
5 1 (3.13%) BGP
5 1 (3.13%) EIGRP
5 1 (3.13%) Firewall
5 1 (3.13%) IPsec
5 1 (3.13%) Network Security
5 1 (3.13%) LDAP
5 1 (3.13%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) MySQL
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (3.13%) Cognos Impromptu
1 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Subversion
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.13%) Hudson
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) SCCM Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Project Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Wintel Support
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
1 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.13%) Clustering
1 1 (3.13%) Wiki
1 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
1 1 (3.13%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Windows
2 11 (34.38%) Linux
3 10 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (15.63%) UNIX
6 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
6 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.13%) CentOS
7 1 (3.13%) AIX
7 1 (3.13%) Debian
7 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.38%) Software Deployment
1 3 (9.38%) DevOps
2 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
2 2 (6.25%) ITIL
2 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
2 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
3 1 (3.13%) Data Modelling
3 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (3.13%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) VBScript
2 4 (12.50%) VB
3 2 (6.25%) C
4 1 (3.13%) Java
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) PHP
4 1 (3.13%) Ruby
4 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 9 (28.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (25.00%) RHCE
4 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
5 5 (15.63%) DV Cleared
5 5 (15.63%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (9.38%) VCP5
7 2 (6.25%) MCSE
7 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (6.25%) MCTS
7 2 (6.25%) MCITP
8 1 (3.13%) MCP
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) Hyper-V
2 9 (28.13%) vCloud
3 7 (21.88%) vSphere
3 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
4 6 (18.75%) XenServer
5 5 (15.63%) XenDesktop
6 4 (12.50%) Terminal Services
7 3 (9.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
8 2 (6.25%) MetaFrame
8 2 (6.25%) XenApp
9 1 (3.13%) Postfix
9 1 (3.13%) Samba
9 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (3.13%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) SCCM
2 6 (18.75%) NetBackup
2 6 (18.75%) Backup Exec
3 5 (15.63%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (15.63%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (9.38%) Puppet
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Intune
5 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (6.25%) SCDPM
5 2 (6.25%) Ansible
5 2 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (6.25%) ARCserve
5 2 (6.25%) SCOM
6 1 (3.13%) Tivoli
6 1 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (3.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (40.63%) Citrix
4 11 (34.38%) Red Hat
5 10 (31.25%) Symantec
6 7 (21.88%) Oracle
6 7 (21.88%) HP
7 5 (15.63%) Remedy
8 4 (12.50%) McAfee
9 3 (9.38%) Cisco
10 2 (6.25%) EMC
10 2 (6.25%) NetApp
11 1 (3.13%) Cognos
11 1 (3.13%) Intel
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