The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Warrington region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 32 17 22
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 1.01% 1.10% 2.44%
As % of the System Software category 13.33% 12.50% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate
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£275 £475 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.10% +33.80%
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 £21.88 £21.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+1.74% +16.21%
System Software Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
15 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 7.54% 8.79% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 7
Average daily rate £175 £475 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-63.15% +80.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £475 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £475 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 2
Average hourly rate £9.00 £17.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.57% +59.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
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VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (33.33%) Validation
5 2 (33.33%) CA
5 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (33.33%) Adobe
5 2 (33.33%) Symantec
5 2 (33.33%) McAfee
5 2 (33.33%) Sophos
5 2 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (33.33%) SAP
5 2 (33.33%) Becrypt
5 2 (33.33%) Veeam
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
6 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 1 (16.67%) NAS
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle
6 1 (16.67%) IIS
6 1 (16.67%) MS Office
6 1 (16.67%) Solaris
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
1 1 (16.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Architect
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Adobe
4 2 (33.33%) SAP
4 2 (33.33%) CA
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec
4 2 (33.33%) McAfee
4 2 (33.33%) Sophos
4 2 (33.33%) Veeam
4 2 (33.33%) Becrypt
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco