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 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 76 63 71
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 52 77 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.09% 2.69% 2.27%
As % of the System Software category 17.11% 22.85% 20.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 45 35
Median daily rate £380 £417 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.87% +4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £283 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £584 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 5
Median hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £18.50 £29.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £30.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +29.03%
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
304 337 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.22% 11.79% 11.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 181 117
Median daily rate £375 £398 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +13.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.92% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 32 42
Median hourly rate £13.25 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.69% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.15 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £23.63 £27.54
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 2 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 2 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 -4 26 £398 -4.67% 9
Slough +6 4 £423 -23.18% 2
Bracknell -19 4 £380 -7.31% 3
Windsor - 3 £500 -
Newbury +9 2 - - 3
Wokingham - 1 £263 - 1
VMware Infrastructure
South East

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 118 (100.00%) VMware
2 77 (65.25%) Windows
3 61 (51.69%) Linux
4 53 (44.92%) Microsoft
5 50 (42.37%) Active Directory
5 50 (42.37%) Windows Server
6 39 (33.05%) Cisco
7 35 (29.66%) vSphere
8 34 (28.81%) Firewall
9 29 (24.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 28 (23.73%) Red Hat
11 27 (22.88%) Puppet
12 25 (21.19%) Hyper-V
12 25 (21.19%) SAN
12 25 (21.19%) IBM
12 25 (21.19%) ITIL
13 23 (19.49%) Cisco Certification
13 23 (19.49%) Amazon AWS
14 22 (18.64%) Migration
15 21 (17.80%) CCNA
15 21 (17.80%) Oracle
16 20 (16.95%) Unix
16 20 (16.95%) Microsoft Certification
16 20 (16.95%) Ruby
16 20 (16.95%) Data Centre
17 18 (15.25%) Windows Server 2008
17 18 (15.25%) PowerShell
17 18 (15.25%) SQL
17 18 (15.25%) DNS
17 18 (15.25%) TCP/IP

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 (14.41%) MS Exchange
2 11 (9.32%) OpenStack
3 9 (7.63%) Tomcat
3 9 (7.63%) WebSphere
4 7 (5.93%) JBoss
5 6 (5.08%) WebLogic
6 4 (3.39%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.54%) Apache
7 3 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.54%) Node.js
8 2 (1.69%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.85%) CloudStack
9 1 (0.85%) Confluence
9 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.85%) IIS
9 1 (0.85%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.85%) nginx
9 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.85%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 23 (19.49%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (14.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.39%) Office 365
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.85%) CloudBees
4 1 (0.85%) HP Helion
4 1 (0.85%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 34 (28.81%) Firewall
2 25 (21.19%) SAN
3 18 (15.25%) DNS
3 18 (15.25%) LAN
3 18 (15.25%) TCP/IP
3 18 (15.25%) WAN
4 11 (9.32%) DHCP
5 10 (8.47%) Fibre Channel
6 9 (7.63%) Ethernet
7 7 (5.93%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (5.08%) NAS
9 5 (4.24%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (4.24%) MPLS
10 4 (3.39%) Unified Communications
10 4 (3.39%) VoIP
11 3 (2.54%) ATM
11 3 (2.54%) IP Telephony
11 3 (2.54%) LDAP
11 3 (2.54%) Network Security
11 3 (2.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.02%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.63%) MySQL
3 4 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.69%) DB2
4 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.69%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (9.32%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.63%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.39%) JIRA
3 4 (3.39%) Maven
4 3 (2.54%) FishEye
4 3 (2.54%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (2.54%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.69%) Ant
5 2 (1.69%) Robot Framework
5 2 (1.69%) Subversion
6 1 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.85%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.85%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.85%) Gradle
6 1 (0.85%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.85%) MSI
6 1 (0.85%) Serena SBM
6 1 (0.85%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (12.71%) Finance
2 7 (5.93%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.69%) Electronics
3 2 (1.69%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.69%) Marketing
3 2 (1.69%) Retail
4 1 (0.85%) Advertising
4 1 (0.85%) Billing
4 1 (0.85%) Legal
4 1 (0.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (21.19%) Support Engineer
2 18 (15.25%) VMware Engineer
3 16 (13.56%) Architect
4 12 (10.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 11 (9.32%) 3rd Line Support
6 10 (8.47%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 10 (8.47%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 9 (7.63%) Administrator
7 9 (7.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (7.63%) VMware Support Engineer
8 8 (6.78%) Cloud Engineer
8 8 (6.78%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 7 (5.93%) IT Manager
9 7 (5.93%) Senior VMware Engineer
10 6 (5.08%) Consultant
10 6 (5.08%) Linux Engineer
10 6 (5.08%) Operations Manager
10 6 (5.08%) Team Leader
11 5 (4.24%) Exchange Engineer
11 5 (4.24%) IT Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.32%) Middleware
2 5 (4.24%) J2EE
3 3 (2.54%) JDBC
3 3 (2.54%) JSP
4 2 (1.69%) LAMP
4 2 (1.69%) RESTful
4 2 (1.69%) YAML
5 1 (0.85%) .NET
5 1 (0.85%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.85%) ELK Stack
5 1 (0.85%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (0.85%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.85%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.85%) Servlets
5 1 (0.85%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (0.85%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.95%) Data Centre
2 11 (9.32%) Hybrid Cloud
3 8 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.24%) Driving Licence
4 5 (4.24%) Mainframe
5 4 (3.39%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.39%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.54%) Clustering
6 3 (2.54%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.54%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (2.54%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.54%) VCE vBlock
7 2 (1.69%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.69%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.69%) FlexPod
7 2 (1.69%) HP Storage
7 2 (1.69%) NGOSS
7 2 (1.69%) Replication
7 2 (1.69%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 77 (65.25%) Windows
2 61 (51.69%) Linux
3 50 (42.37%) Windows Server
4 29 (24.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (16.95%) Unix
6 18 (15.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (14.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (10.17%) CentOS
8 12 (10.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (7.63%) SUSE
10 8 (6.78%) AIX
11 7 (5.93%) Solaris
12 5 (4.24%) Windows 7
13 4 (3.39%) Windows 8
14 3 (2.54%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.85%) Debian
15 1 (0.85%) Fedora
15 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.19%) ITIL
2 22 (18.64%) Migration
3 17 (14.41%) DevOps
4 14 (11.86%) Change Management
4 14 (11.86%) Mentoring
5 11 (9.32%) Configuration Management
5 11 (9.32%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (9.32%) Problem Management
6 8 (6.78%) Coaching
7 7 (5.93%) Information Security
7 7 (5.93%) Risk Analysis
8 6 (5.08%) Incident Management
8 6 (5.08%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (5.08%) Server Virtualisation
9 5 (4.24%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (4.24%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (4.24%) Project Management
9 5 (4.24%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (4.24%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (3.39%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.95%) Ruby
2 18 (15.25%) PowerShell
2 18 (15.25%) SQL
3 13 (11.02%) Python
4 9 (7.63%) Java
5 8 (6.78%) Perl
6 4 (3.39%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.54%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.69%) AWK
8 2 (1.69%) C#
8 2 (1.69%) sed
9 1 (0.85%) C
9 1 (0.85%) C++
9 1 (0.85%) Delphi
9 1 (0.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (19.49%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (17.80%) CCNA
3 20 (16.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (13.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (11.02%) MCSA
6 12 (10.17%) Security Cleared
7 10 (8.47%) MCP
8 8 (6.78%) CCNP
9 7 (5.93%) MCSE
10 6 (5.08%) SC Cleared
11 5 (4.24%) VCP5
12 4 (3.39%) DV Cleared
12 4 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (2.54%) MCITP
14 2 (1.69%) APMP
14 2 (1.69%) HNC
14 2 (1.69%) PMI Certification
14 2 (1.69%) PMP
14 2 (1.69%) RHCSA
14 2 (1.69%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.17%) SLA
2 5 (4.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.39%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 50 (42.37%) Active Directory
2 35 (29.66%) vSphere
3 25 (21.19%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.08%) VMware ESX
4 6 (5.08%) XenApp
5 5 (4.24%) Docker
5 5 (4.24%) vCloud
5 5 (4.24%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (4.24%) XenDesktop
5 5 (4.24%) XenServer
6 4 (3.39%) NFS
7 3 (2.54%) KVM
7 3 (2.54%) VMware Server
7 3 (2.54%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (1.69%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (1.69%) ISA Server
8 2 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.69%) Xen
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.85%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 27 (22.88%) Puppet
2 16 (13.56%) SCCM
3 14 (11.86%) SCOM
4 11 (9.32%) SCVMM
4 11 (9.32%) Windows Intune
5 10 (8.47%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (8.47%) vRealize
6 9 (7.63%) Ansible
7 8 (6.78%) Nagios
8 5 (4.24%) Backup Exec
9 3 (2.54%) HP Data Protector
9 3 (2.54%) Oracle ZFS
9 3 (2.54%) Packer
9 3 (2.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (2.54%) WSUS
10 2 (1.69%) OpenNMS
10 2 (1.69%) ServiceCenter
10 2 (1.69%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 1 (0.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 118 (100.00%) VMware
2 53 (44.92%) Microsoft
3 39 (33.05%) Cisco
4 28 (23.73%) Red Hat
5 25 (21.19%) IBM
6 21 (17.80%) Oracle
7 17 (14.41%) Citrix
7 17 (14.41%) HP
8 12 (10.17%) Dell
9 11 (9.32%) EMC
9 11 (9.32%) RightScale
10 9 (7.63%) Hitachi
10 9 (7.63%) NetApp
11 8 (6.78%) Intel
12 5 (4.24%) CA
12 5 (4.24%) Symantec
13 4 (3.39%) Remedy
13 4 (3.39%) Veritas
14 3 (2.54%) LANDesk
14 3 (2.54%) SAP
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