The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 27 45 36
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -9
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 31 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 6.28% 1.09% 2.53%
As % of the System Software category 46.97% 4.60% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 8
Average daily rate
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£369 £250 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.50% -34.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £150 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £330 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £22.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+70.45% +2.32%
VMware Infrastructure
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

System Software Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
66 87 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 13.36% 23.71% 13.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 65 24
Average daily rate £350 £220 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -37.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £125 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £363 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 12
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.60 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £16.45 £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 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
Crawley +10 13 £387 +54.90%
Gatwick +4 4 - -
Worthing -11 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
South East

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 62 (100.00%) VMware
2 57 (91.94%) Windows
3 42 (67.74%) Active Directory
4 41 (66.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (54.84%) DNS
6 33 (53.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 30 (48.39%) DHCP
8 28 (45.16%) SAN
9 27 (43.55%) Microsoft
10 26 (41.94%) HP
11 25 (40.32%) ITIL
11 25 (40.32%) Hyper-V
12 20 (32.26%) Clustering
12 20 (32.26%) PowerShell
13 19 (30.65%) SCCM
13 19 (30.65%) Finance
14 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
15 17 (27.42%) SQL
16 16 (25.81%) IIS
17 13 (20.97%) SQL Server
17 13 (20.97%) MS Exchange
17 13 (20.97%) Migration
18 12 (19.35%) Windows 7
18 12 (19.35%) vSphere
19 11 (17.74%) Root Cause Analysis
19 11 (17.74%) Back Office
20 10 (16.13%) VLAN
20 10 (16.13%) WSUS
20 10 (16.13%) Office 365
21 9 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2007

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 16 (25.81%) IIS
2 13 (20.97%) MS Exchange
3 9 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.84%) Lync
7 2 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.61%) Apache Spark
8 1 (1.61%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.13%) Office 365
2 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.45%) IaaS
4 2 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.23%) SaaS
4 2 (3.23%) PaaS
5 1 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 34 (54.84%) DNS
2 30 (48.39%) DHCP
3 28 (45.16%) SAN
4 10 (16.13%) VLAN
5 9 (14.52%) VPN
5 9 (14.52%) Firewall
6 8 (12.90%) LAN
7 7 (11.29%) TCP/IP
8 6 (9.68%) WAN
9 4 (6.45%) SMTP
9 4 (6.45%) Ethernet
9 4 (6.45%) FTP
9 4 (6.45%) Internet
9 4 (6.45%) IPsec
9 4 (6.45%) Wireshark
9 4 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (6.45%) tcpdump
9 4 (6.45%) Spanning Tree
10 3 (4.84%) Wireless
11 2 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.97%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.61%) Big Data
4 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.61%) MSI
2 1 (1.61%) InstallShield
General
1 19 (30.65%) Finance
2 11 (17.74%) Back Office
3 9 (14.52%) Online Betting
4 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (33.87%) Analyst
2 17 (27.42%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 12 (19.35%) 3rd Line Support
4 10 (16.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (14.52%) Support Analyst
5 9 (14.52%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 8 (12.90%) Server Engineer
7 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 6 (9.68%) Windows Engineer
9 5 (8.06%) Server Analyst
9 5 (8.06%) Network Engineer
10 4 (6.45%) Administrator
11 3 (4.84%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (4.84%) Support Engineer
11 3 (4.84%) Systems Administrator
11 3 (4.84%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
12 2 (3.23%) Firewall Engineer
12 2 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 2 (3.23%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
12 2 (3.23%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) COM+
1 2 (3.23%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.61%) .NET
2 1 (1.61%) XML
2 1 (1.61%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 20 (32.26%) Clustering
2 7 (11.29%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.45%) Private Cloud
4 3 (4.84%) PKI
4 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.23%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.23%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.23%) iSeries
5 2 (3.23%) BYOD
6 1 (1.61%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.61%) iPad
6 1 (1.61%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 57 (91.94%) Windows
2 41 (66.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (53.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (19.35%) Windows 7
6 9 (14.52%) UNIX
7 8 (12.90%) Linux
8 6 (9.68%) HPUX
9 3 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.61%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.32%) ITIL
2 13 (20.97%) Migration
3 11 (17.74%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (9.68%) Server Building
4 6 (9.68%) Change Management
5 5 (8.06%) Problem Management
5 5 (8.06%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.84%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.84%) SDLC
6 3 (4.84%) Capacity Management
6 3 (4.84%) Load Balancing
6 3 (4.84%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (4.84%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.23%) Patch Management
7 2 (3.23%) Project Planning
7 2 (3.23%) Network Design
7 2 (3.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (3.23%) Project Management
7 2 (3.23%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (32.26%) PowerShell
2 17 (27.42%) SQL
3 2 (3.23%) C
4 1 (1.61%) PHP
4 1 (1.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) MCP
2 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.45%) CCSE
3 4 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (6.45%) MCSE
3 4 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.45%) CCENT
4 3 (4.84%) Degree
4 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.23%) MCSA
5 2 (3.23%) CCNP
5 2 (3.23%) CCNA
5 2 (3.23%) CCA
5 2 (3.23%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) SLA
2 2 (3.23%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (67.74%) Active Directory
2 25 (40.32%) Hyper-V
3 12 (19.35%) vSphere
4 8 (12.90%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (9.68%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.23%) VirtualBox
6 2 (3.23%) vCloud
6 2 (3.23%) XenApp
6 2 (3.23%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.61%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (30.65%) SCCM
2 10 (16.13%) WSUS
3 7 (11.29%) SCSM
3 7 (11.29%) SCOM
4 6 (9.68%) SCVMM
5 2 (3.23%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (3.23%) Cacti
5 2 (3.23%) vMotion
5 2 (3.23%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 62 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (43.55%) Microsoft
3 26 (41.94%) HP
4 8 (12.90%) Cisco
5 7 (11.29%) Dell
6 6 (9.68%) IBM
7 5 (8.06%) 3PAR
8 4 (6.45%) Aruba
8 4 (6.45%) Juniper
8 4 (6.45%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.84%) NetApp
9 3 (4.84%) Sun
9 3 (4.84%) Citrix
9 3 (4.84%) ServiceNow
10 2 (3.23%) EMC
10 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
10 2 (3.23%) Qualys
10 2 (3.23%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.61%) Google
11 1 (1.61%) LANDesk