The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 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 Wiltshire 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 57 47 38
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 4 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.59% 1.58% 2.65%
As % of the System Software category 5.33% 16.07% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 8
Average daily rate
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- £445 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.91%
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 £22.00 £21.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +17.80%
System Software Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
75 56 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 11.08% 9.81% 9.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 37 25
Average daily rate £325 £450 £392
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +14.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £278 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £302 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 10
Average hourly rate £20.06 £35.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.68% +55.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.04 £21.35 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £112.00 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-9.24% +2.94%
VMware Infrastructure
South West

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
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 29 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Chippenham - - - - 1
Corsham - - - -
Salisbury - - - - 1
Swindon - - - - 1
VMware Infrastructure
South West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (85.71%) Windows
3 10 (71.43%) Linux
3 10 (71.43%) HP
4 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
5 8 (57.14%) Telecoms
5 8 (57.14%) Cisco
6 7 (50.00%) Python
6 7 (50.00%) Perl
6 7 (50.00%) UNIX
7 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
7 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
7 6 (42.86%) Ruby
7 6 (42.86%) vCloud
7 6 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
8 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
8 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
8 5 (35.71%) SAN
9 4 (28.57%) SOA
9 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (28.57%) 3PAR
10 3 (21.43%) ArchiMate
10 3 (21.43%) ProCurve
10 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
10 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
10 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
10 3 (21.43%) SSH
10 3 (21.43%) Brocade
10 3 (21.43%) DoDAF

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) SAN
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) SSH
2 3 (21.43%) VPN
3 2 (14.29%) HTTP
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) FTP
4 1 (7.14%) NAS
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Designer
1 3 (21.43%) Designer
1 3 (21.43%) Cloud Software Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) FlexPod Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) CLARiiON
1 1 (7.14%) Celerra
1 1 (7.14%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Linux
3 7 (50.00%) UNIX
4 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) SOA
2 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
2 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
2 3 (21.43%) DoDAF
2 3 (21.43%) MODAF
2 3 (21.43%) SysML
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) UML
2 3 (21.43%) SSADM
2 3 (21.43%) ArchiMate
3 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Perl
1 7 (50.00%) Python
2 6 (42.86%) Ruby
2 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 2 (14.29%) VBScript
4 1 (7.14%) VB
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) CCNP
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) vCloud
2 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
3 2 (14.29%) Terminal Services
3 2 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (7.14%) NFS
4 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (14.29%) SCOrch
3 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
3 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (71.43%) HP
3 8 (57.14%) Cisco
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) 3PAR
6 3 (21.43%) Brocade
6 3 (21.43%) ProCurve
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle
7 1 (7.14%) Sun
7 1 (7.14%) AppSense
7 1 (7.14%) EMC
7 1 (7.14%) Citrix
7 1 (7.14%) NetApp
7 1 (7.14%) Red Hat