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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 49 89 72
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -17
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 72 35 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.27% 1.39% 1.88%
As % of the System Software category 31.86% 14.00% 16.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 24 22
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.62% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £231 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £18.75 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £26.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year
-13.46% -2.80%
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
226 250 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.27% 9.92% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 127 131
Median daily rate £413 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 27 34
Median hourly rate £18.25 £21.55 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.31% +13.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £30.90 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +23 18 £463 +15.62% 7
Bracknell +4 17 £401 +68.63% 2
Slough +11 11 £363 -29.61% 1
Maidenhead -3 7 £360 +12.50%
Newbury +5 2 £475 +6.86%
Windsor - 2 £525 - 1
VMware Infrastructure
South East

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 130 (100.00%) VMware
2 73 (56.15%) Windows
3 71 (54.62%) Linux
4 43 (33.08%) Windows Server
5 42 (32.31%) Microsoft
6 41 (31.54%) Active Directory
7 38 (29.23%) Cisco
8 36 (27.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 34 (26.15%) Red Hat
10 26 (20.00%) vSphere
11 25 (19.23%) DNS
12 24 (18.46%) ITIL
13 23 (17.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 21 (16.15%) TCP/IP
14 21 (16.15%) HP
15 20 (15.38%) EMC
15 20 (15.38%) Perl
15 20 (15.38%) Hyper-V
15 20 (15.38%) Puppet
16 19 (14.62%) DevOps
16 19 (14.62%) SQL Server
17 18 (13.85%) Firewall
17 18 (13.85%) Telecoms
17 18 (13.85%) Finance
17 18 (13.85%) VMware ESX
17 18 (13.85%) Data Centre
17 18 (13.85%) Security Cleared
17 18 (13.85%) Bash Shell
18 17 (13.08%) Windows Server 2012
18 17 (13.08%) Electronics

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 13 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (8.46%) Apache
3 10 (7.69%) Skype for Business
4 9 (6.92%) IIS
5 6 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (4.62%) OpenStack
6 5 (3.85%) iPlanet
6 5 (3.85%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.77%) Confluence
7 1 (0.77%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.77%) nginx
7 1 (0.77%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.77%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.77%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (2.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.77%) MS Office
2 1 (0.77%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (9.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (8.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.08%) Office 365
4 2 (1.54%) IaaS
5 1 (0.77%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.77%) PaaS
5 1 (0.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (19.23%) DNS
2 21 (16.15%) TCP/IP
3 18 (13.85%) Firewall
4 15 (11.54%) LAN
4 15 (11.54%) SAN
4 15 (11.54%) WAN
5 13 (10.00%) HTTP
6 12 (9.23%) DHCP
6 12 (9.23%) FTP
7 10 (7.69%) SSL
8 8 (6.15%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (5.38%) SMTP
10 6 (4.62%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (4.62%) Internet
10 6 (4.62%) Skype
11 5 (3.85%) BIG-IP
11 5 (3.85%) LDAP
11 5 (3.85%) SSH
12 4 (3.08%) Ethernet
12 4 (3.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.62%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.46%) MySQL
3 9 (6.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.85%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.77%) DB2
6 1 (0.77%) DTS
6 1 (0.77%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.77%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (5.38%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (3.08%) MSI
3 2 (1.54%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.77%) Ant
4 1 (0.77%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.77%) JIRA
4 1 (0.77%) Maven
4 1 (0.77%) Robot Framework
General
1 18 (13.85%) Finance
1 18 (13.85%) Telecoms
2 17 (13.08%) Electronics
3 12 (9.23%) Manufacturing
3 12 (9.23%) Marketing
4 4 (3.08%) Publishing
5 3 (2.31%) Billing
6 2 (1.54%) Law
6 2 (1.54%) Retail
7 1 (0.77%) Advertising
7 1 (0.77%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (16.92%) Administrator
2 17 (13.08%) Systems Administrator
3 16 (12.31%) Consultant
3 16 (12.31%) Support Engineer
4 13 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 12 (9.23%) Linux Administrator
6 11 (8.46%) Architect
6 11 (8.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 9 (6.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (6.92%) VMware Consultant
8 8 (6.15%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (6.15%) Cloud Engineer
8 8 (6.15%) VMWare Administrator
9 7 (5.38%) VMware Specialist
10 6 (4.62%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 6 (4.62%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (4.62%) VMware Engineer
10 6 (4.62%) Windows Consultant
11 5 (3.85%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 5 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.23%) HTML
1 12 (9.23%) Web Services
2 11 (8.46%) CSS
3 7 (5.38%) JSP
4 5 (3.85%) J2EE
4 5 (3.85%) Middleware
5 4 (3.08%) LAMP
6 2 (1.54%) .NET
6 2 (1.54%) JDBC
6 2 (1.54%) REST
6 2 (1.54%) XML
7 1 (0.77%) Django
7 1 (0.77%) Kafka
7 1 (0.77%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (0.77%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.77%) RESTful
7 1 (0.77%) XMPP
7 1 (0.77%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.85%) Data Centre
2 11 (8.46%) EMC VNX
3 6 (4.62%) Private Cloud
4 4 (3.08%) Fat Client
4 4 (3.08%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (3.08%) Replication
4 4 (3.08%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.31%) Clustering
5 3 (2.31%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.54%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.54%) EMC VMAX
6 2 (1.54%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (1.54%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.54%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.77%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.77%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.77%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.77%) HP StoreVirtual
7 1 (0.77%) NGOSS
7 1 (0.77%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 73 (56.15%) Windows
2 71 (54.62%) Linux
3 43 (33.08%) Windows Server
4 36 (27.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (17.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (13.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (9.23%) Solaris
8 12 (9.23%) Unix
9 11 (8.46%) Ubuntu
10 10 (7.69%) AIX
11 6 (4.62%) Android
12 5 (3.85%) SUSE
13 4 (3.08%) VMS
14 3 (2.31%) Debian
14 3 (2.31%) Windows 10
14 3 (2.31%) Windows 7
15 2 (1.54%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.77%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.77%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.46%) ITIL
2 19 (14.62%) DevOps
3 12 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (9.23%) Digital Marketing
3 12 (9.23%) Programme Management
4 10 (7.69%) High Availability
4 10 (7.69%) Migration
5 8 (6.15%) Configuration Management
6 7 (5.38%) Data Centre Operations
6 7 (5.38%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 7 (5.38%) ITIL V3
6 7 (5.38%) Project Management
7 6 (4.62%) CRM
7 6 (4.62%) Load Balancing
7 6 (4.62%) Mobile Device Management
7 6 (4.62%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 6 (4.62%) Problem Management
7 6 (4.62%) Server Virtualisation
7 6 (4.62%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 6 (4.62%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 20 (15.38%) Perl
2 18 (13.85%) Bash Shell
3 16 (12.31%) PowerShell
3 16 (12.31%) Python
4 12 (9.23%) SQL
5 10 (7.69%) Java
5 10 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 9 (6.92%) VB
7 7 (5.38%) PHP
8 6 (4.62%) Shell Script
9 5 (3.85%) Ruby
10 3 (2.31%) VBScript
11 2 (1.54%) C
11 2 (1.54%) C#
11 2 (1.54%) C++
12 1 (0.77%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 18 (13.85%) Security Cleared
2 14 (10.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (8.46%) CCNA
3 11 (8.46%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (7.69%) DV Cleared
5 8 (6.15%) CCNP
5 8 (6.15%) RHCSA
6 7 (5.38%) Degree
6 7 (5.38%) RHCE
7 6 (4.62%) SC Cleared
8 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (2.31%) MCP
10 2 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (1.54%) MCSA
11 1 (0.77%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.77%) CCENT
11 1 (0.77%) CCNP Voice
11 1 (0.77%) MCSE
11 1 (0.77%) VCAP
11 1 (0.77%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.62%) SLA
2 5 (3.85%) JSP 440
3 3 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.77%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 41 (31.54%) Active Directory
2 26 (20.00%) vSphere
3 20 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 18 (13.85%) VMware ESX
5 7 (5.38%) XenApp
6 6 (4.62%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (3.08%) vCloud
8 4 (3.08%) Xen
9 3 (2.31%) NFS
9 3 (2.31%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (2.31%) XenServer
10 2 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.77%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.77%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (0.77%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (15.38%) Puppet
2 11 (8.46%) NetBackup
3 10 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
3 10 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 10 (7.69%) WSUS
4 8 (6.15%) EMC NetWorker
4 8 (6.15%) Nagios
4 8 (6.15%) SCCM
5 7 (5.38%) SCOM
6 6 (4.62%) AirWatch
6 6 (4.62%) Backup Exec
6 6 (4.62%) CFEngine
7 4 (3.08%) vRealize
8 3 (2.31%) ThinApp
9 2 (1.54%) Ansible
9 2 (1.54%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (1.54%) NetVault Backup
9 2 (1.54%) Perfmon
9 2 (1.54%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 130 (100.00%) VMware
2 42 (32.31%) Microsoft
3 38 (29.23%) Cisco
4 34 (26.15%) Red Hat
5 21 (16.15%) HP
6 20 (15.38%) EMC
7 15 (11.54%) Citrix
8 14 (10.77%) Symantec
9 12 (9.23%) Oracle
9 12 (9.23%) SAP
10 11 (8.46%) NetApp
11 8 (6.15%) IBM
12 6 (4.62%) F5
12 6 (4.62%) MobileIron
12 6 (4.62%) Veeam
13 5 (3.85%) BEA
13 5 (3.85%) Sun
14 3 (2.31%) Avaya
14 3 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
15 2 (1.54%) Juniper
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