The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 74 58 72
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +14
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 53 65 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.18% 2.51% 2.22%
As % of the System Software category 18.60% 22.34% 20.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 37 34
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £270 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £524 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -41.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £21.38
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +63.74%
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 Berkshire region.

System Software Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
285 291 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.75% 11.24% 10.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 156 114
Median daily rate £375 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 28 32
Median hourly rate £12.50 £18.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.43% +15.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +8.54%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +3 28 £413 +0.97% 13
Slough +5 4 £365 -21.08% 1
Bracknell -14 4 £118 -72.02% 1
Newbury +5 2 - - 2
Maidenhead -7 1 £400 +0.62% 2
Windsor - 1 £500 -
VMware Infrastructure
South East

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 107 (100.00%) VMware
2 69 (64.49%) Windows
3 59 (55.14%) Linux
4 48 (44.86%) Windows Server
5 47 (43.93%) Microsoft
6 42 (39.25%) Active Directory
7 36 (33.64%) Cisco
8 31 (28.97%) vSphere
9 29 (27.10%) Firewall
10 28 (26.17%) Red Hat
11 27 (25.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 25 (23.36%) Hyper-V
13 23 (21.50%) Puppet
14 22 (20.56%) SAN
14 22 (20.56%) Cisco Certification
14 22 (20.56%) IBM
15 21 (19.63%) ITIL
16 20 (18.69%) CCNA
17 19 (17.76%) TCP/IP
17 19 (17.76%) Microsoft Certification
17 19 (17.76%) Amazon AWS
17 19 (17.76%) Data Centre
18 18 (16.82%) Oracle
18 18 (16.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 17 (15.89%) Ruby
19 17 (15.89%) MS Exchange
19 17 (15.89%) PowerShell
20 15 (14.02%) Microsoft Azure
20 15 (14.02%) DevOps
20 15 (14.02%) Python

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (15.89%) MS Exchange
2 9 (8.41%) OpenStack
3 6 (5.61%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.61%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.74%) JBoss
5 3 (2.80%) Apache
5 3 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.80%) Node.js
5 3 (2.80%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.80%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.87%) Confluence
6 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.87%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.93%) CloudStack
7 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.93%) IIS
7 1 (0.93%) nginx
7 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (7.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.93%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 19 (17.76%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (14.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.87%) Office 365
4 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.93%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.93%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.93%) CloudBees
4 1 (0.93%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 29 (27.10%) Firewall
2 22 (20.56%) SAN
3 19 (17.76%) TCP/IP
4 13 (12.15%) DNS
4 13 (12.15%) LAN
4 13 (12.15%) WAN
5 11 (10.28%) Fibre Channel
6 10 (9.35%) Ethernet
7 8 (7.48%) DHCP
8 6 (5.61%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (5.61%) NAS
9 5 (4.67%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (3.74%) VoIP
11 3 (2.80%) LDAP
11 3 (2.80%) MPLS
11 3 (2.80%) Network Security
11 3 (2.80%) VPN
12 2 (1.87%) iSCSI
12 2 (1.87%) Junos
12 2 (1.87%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.08%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.48%) MySQL
3 4 (3.74%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.87%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.93%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (8.41%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.48%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.67%) JIRA
3 5 (4.67%) Maven
4 3 (2.80%) Ant
4 3 (2.80%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (1.87%) Robot Framework
5 2 (1.87%) Subversion
5 2 (1.87%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.93%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.93%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.93%) FishEye
6 1 (0.93%) Gradle
6 1 (0.93%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.93%) MSI
6 1 (0.93%) Serena SBM
6 1 (0.93%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (8.41%) Finance
2 5 (4.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.80%) Electronics
3 3 (2.80%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.80%) Marketing
4 2 (1.87%) Billing
5 1 (0.93%) Advertising
5 1 (0.93%) Legal
5 1 (0.93%) Publishing
5 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (25.23%) Support Engineer
2 19 (17.76%) VMware Engineer
3 12 (11.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 12 (11.21%) 3rd Line Support
4 11 (10.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (10.28%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 10 (9.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 10 (9.35%) Architect
6 9 (8.41%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (8.41%) VMware Support Engineer
7 8 (7.48%) Administrator
8 7 (6.54%) Cloud Engineer
8 7 (6.54%) Senior VMware Engineer
9 6 (5.61%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 6 (5.61%) Consultant
9 6 (5.61%) Operations Manager
9 6 (5.61%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 6 (5.61%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 6 (5.61%) Team Leader
10 5 (4.67%) IT Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.41%) Middleware
2 3 (2.80%) .NET
2 3 (2.80%) JDBC
2 3 (2.80%) JSP
3 2 (1.87%) J2EE
3 2 (1.87%) LAMP
3 2 (1.87%) RESTful
3 2 (1.87%) XML
3 2 (1.87%) YAML
4 1 (0.93%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.93%) ELK Stack
4 1 (0.93%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (0.93%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.93%) Servlets
4 1 (0.93%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (0.93%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.76%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.54%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (3.74%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.80%) Clustering
4 3 (2.80%) Private Cloud
4 3 (2.80%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.87%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.87%) EMC VNX
5 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.87%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.87%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.87%) NGOSS
5 2 (1.87%) Replication
5 2 (1.87%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.93%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.93%) iSeries
6 1 (0.93%) NHS
6 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 69 (64.49%) Windows
2 59 (55.14%) Linux
3 48 (44.86%) Windows Server
4 27 (25.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (14.02%) Unix
6 14 (13.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (11.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (10.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (8.41%) CentOS
10 7 (6.54%) Solaris
11 5 (4.67%) AIX
11 5 (4.67%) SUSE
12 3 (2.80%) Windows 7
12 3 (2.80%) Windows XP
13 2 (1.87%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.93%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.93%) HPUX
14 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.93%) VMS
14 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (19.63%) ITIL
2 15 (14.02%) DevOps
2 15 (14.02%) Migration
3 12 (11.21%) Mentoring
4 9 (8.41%) Change Management
4 9 (8.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (7.48%) Coaching
5 8 (7.48%) Problem Management
6 7 (6.54%) Configuration Management
6 7 (6.54%) Information Security
6 7 (6.54%) Risk Analysis
7 6 (5.61%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (5.61%) Incident Management
7 6 (5.61%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (4.67%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (4.67%) Server Virtualisation
9 4 (3.74%) Kanban
9 4 (3.74%) Open Source
9 4 (3.74%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (3.74%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.89%) PowerShell
1 17 (15.89%) Ruby
2 15 (14.02%) Python
3 13 (12.15%) SQL
4 10 (9.35%) Perl
5 9 (8.41%) Java
6 5 (4.67%) Bash Shell
6 5 (4.67%) Shell Script
7 4 (3.74%) C#
8 3 (2.80%) C++
9 2 (1.87%) AWK
9 2 (1.87%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.87%) sed
9 2 (1.87%) VB
9 2 (1.87%) VBScript
10 1 (0.93%) C
10 1 (0.93%) C-shell
10 1 (0.93%) Delphi
10 1 (0.93%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (20.56%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (18.69%) CCNA
3 19 (17.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (16.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (13.08%) Security Cleared
6 13 (12.15%) MCSA
7 11 (10.28%) MCP
8 8 (7.48%) CCNP
9 7 (6.54%) SC Cleared
10 6 (5.61%) MCSE
10 6 (5.61%) VCP5
11 5 (4.67%) DV Cleared
12 3 (2.80%) Degree
12 3 (2.80%) MCITP
13 2 (1.87%) HNC
13 2 (1.87%) RHCSA
13 2 (1.87%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 1 (0.93%) CCENT
14 1 (0.93%) CCNP Voice
14 1 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.21%) SLA
2 5 (4.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.87%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 42 (39.25%) Active Directory
2 31 (28.97%) vSphere
3 25 (23.36%) Hyper-V
4 8 (7.48%) VMware ESX
4 8 (7.48%) XenServer
5 7 (6.54%) XenApp
6 6 (5.61%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (5.61%) XenDesktop
7 5 (4.67%) NFS
8 4 (3.74%) vCloud
9 3 (2.80%) Docker
9 3 (2.80%) KVM
9 3 (2.80%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (1.87%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (1.87%) ISA Server
10 2 (1.87%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.87%) Xen
11 1 (0.93%) Postfix
11 1 (0.93%) qmail
11 1 (0.93%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 23 (21.50%) Puppet
2 12 (11.21%) SCCM
3 10 (9.35%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (9.35%) SCOM
4 9 (8.41%) SCVMM
5 8 (7.48%) Ansible
6 7 (6.54%) Backup Exec
6 7 (6.54%) Nagios
6 7 (6.54%) Windows Intune
7 5 (4.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (3.74%) vRealize
9 3 (2.80%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (2.80%) Oracle ZFS
9 3 (2.80%) WSUS
10 2 (1.87%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (1.87%) OpenNMS
10 2 (1.87%) Perfmon
10 2 (1.87%) SCOrch
10 2 (1.87%) ServiceCenter
10 2 (1.87%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 107 (100.00%) VMware
2 47 (43.93%) Microsoft
3 36 (33.64%) Cisco
4 28 (26.17%) Red Hat
5 22 (20.56%) IBM
6 18 (16.82%) Oracle
7 14 (13.08%) Citrix
7 14 (13.08%) HP
8 12 (11.21%) Dell
9 11 (10.28%) EMC
10 10 (9.35%) Hitachi
11 9 (8.41%) Intel
12 8 (7.48%) NetApp
13 7 (6.54%) RightScale
13 7 (6.54%) Symantec
14 4 (3.74%) CA
14 4 (3.74%) Veritas
15 3 (2.80%) LANDesk
15 3 (2.80%) Remedy
15 3 (2.80%) SAP
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago