The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire 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 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 47 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 13 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.97% 1.74% 2.37%
As % of the System Software category 19.40% 18.00% 26.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 7
Average daily rate
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£355 £460 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.82% +8.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £267 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £605 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £308 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.90% -12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £55.00 - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -6.97%
VMware Infrastructure
South West

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

System Software Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
67 50 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 10.14% 9.69% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 19 19
Average daily rate £375 £283 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.74% -24.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £140 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £595 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 13
Average hourly rate £39.38 £18.41 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+113.93% +13.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £12.80 £12.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £21.80 £122.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 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
Swindon -4 11 £363 +36.79% 1
Trowbridge -1 2 £355 +9.23%
Chippenham - - - - 2
Corsham - - - -
VMware Infrastructure
South West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 22 (68.75%) Windows
3 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
4 14 (43.75%) Active Directory
5 11 (34.38%) Security Cleared
6 10 (31.25%) Hyper-V
6 10 (31.25%) MS Exchange
7 9 (28.13%) Cisco
7 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (25.00%) Citrix
8 8 (25.00%) Office 365
8 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (18.75%) ITIL
10 5 (15.63%) UNIX
10 5 (15.63%) DHCP
10 5 (15.63%) DNS
10 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
10 5 (15.63%) DV Cleared
11 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (12.50%) XenApp
11 4 (12.50%) XenDesktop
11 4 (12.50%) Network Management
11 4 (12.50%) Firewall
11 4 (12.50%) PRINCE
11 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (12.50%) HP
11 4 (12.50%) EMC
11 4 (12.50%) Linux

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 10 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (6.25%) IIS
4 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.13%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) DHCP
1 5 (15.63%) DNS
2 4 (12.50%) Firewall
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (6.25%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.13%) VPN
5 1 (3.13%) LAN
5 1 (3.13%) VoIP
5 1 (3.13%) WAN
5 1 (3.13%) SAN
5 1 (3.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Architect
3 5 (15.63%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Support
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Citrix Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Citrix Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Basis
1 1 (3.13%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) FlexPod
2 3 (9.38%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.13%) Replication
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (68.75%) Windows
2 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (15.63%) UNIX
5 4 (12.50%) Linux
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
7 2 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (6.25%) Windows 2000
7 2 (6.25%) Windows NT
7 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) ITIL
2 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (12.50%) Network Management
2 4 (12.50%) PRINCE
3 2 (6.25%) Requirements Management
3 2 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
3 2 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.13%) ArchiMate
4 1 (3.13%) SSADM
4 1 (3.13%) UML
4 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.13%) Migration
4 1 (3.13%) Service Management
4 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.13%) Change Control
4 1 (3.13%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
2 5 (15.63%) DV Cleared
3 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.25%) MCSE
5 1 (3.13%) MCSA
5 1 (3.13%) CCNP
5 1 (3.13%) CCNA
5 1 (3.13%) CCA
5 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.13%) CISSP
5 1 (3.13%) SAP Certification
5 1 (3.13%) A+ Certification
5 1 (3.13%) CISA
5 1 (3.13%) CISM
5 1 (3.13%) CCEE
5 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.13%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 14 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 10 (31.25%) Hyper-V
3 4 (12.50%) XenApp
3 4 (12.50%) XenDesktop
4 3 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (9.38%) vSphere
5 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.25%) XenServer
5 2 (6.25%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.13%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) Nessus
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
3 9 (28.13%) Cisco
4 8 (25.00%) Citrix
5 4 (12.50%) HP
5 4 (12.50%) EMC
6 3 (9.38%) NetApp
6 3 (9.38%) McAfee
6 3 (9.38%) Sophos
7 2 (6.25%) Oracle
8 1 (3.13%) SAP
8 1 (3.13%) Juniper
8 1 (3.13%) BMC
8 1 (3.13%) Veeam
8 1 (3.13%) ProCurve
8 1 (3.13%) AppSense
8 1 (3.13%) Brocade