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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 41 55 61
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 76 70 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.83% 2.75% 2.75%
As % of the System Software category 32.90% 27.13% 20.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 45 37
Median daily rate £425 £413 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £55.65 - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.44% +8.00%
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
231 258 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.64% 10.14% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 121 195
Median daily rate £425 £388 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £251 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £347
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 36 29
Median hourly rate £43.28 £28.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.80% +59.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.20 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £55.55 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%

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 8 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Histogram 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 8 December 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 22 £400 -5.66% 10
Bracknell +3 11 £425 +9.67% 2
Slough +15 8 £300 -42.02%
Windsor +5 5 £550 +50.68%
Maidenhead -4 3 £618 +37.22%
Wokingham -4 2 £344 -
Newbury +11 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
South East

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 152 (100.00%) VMware
2 94 (61.84%) Windows
3 83 (54.61%) Linux
4 60 (39.47%) Cisco
5 47 (30.92%) Microsoft
6 45 (29.61%) Active Directory
7 42 (27.63%) EMC
7 42 (27.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 41 (26.97%) Windows Server
9 31 (20.39%) DNS
10 29 (19.08%) Unix
10 29 (19.08%) Red Hat
10 29 (19.08%) Firewall
11 28 (18.42%) SAN
12 27 (17.76%) Data Centre
13 26 (17.11%) TCP/IP
14 25 (16.45%) vSphere
15 24 (15.79%) Security Cleared
15 24 (15.79%) Solaris
16 23 (15.13%) AIX
16 23 (15.13%) Puppet
16 23 (15.13%) Windows Server 2012
17 22 (14.47%) NetApp
18 21 (13.82%) HP
18 21 (13.82%) Citrix
18 21 (13.82%) ITIL
18 21 (13.82%) Hyper-V
18 21 (13.82%) EMC VNX
19 20 (13.16%) DevOps
19 20 (13.16%) SQL Server

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 16 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 13 (8.55%) Apache
3 11 (7.24%) Skype for Business
4 10 (6.58%) IIS
5 7 (4.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (4.61%) OpenStack
6 6 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (3.29%) iPlanet
7 5 (3.29%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.32%) nginx
9 1 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.66%) Confluence
9 1 (0.66%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.66%) SAS
9 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.66%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 7 (4.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.32%) MS Office
3 1 (0.66%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (7.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.18%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.63%) Office 365
4 3 (1.97%) IaaS
5 2 (1.32%) PaaS
6 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.66%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (20.39%) DNS
2 29 (19.08%) Firewall
3 28 (18.42%) SAN
4 26 (17.11%) TCP/IP
5 19 (12.50%) HTTP
6 17 (11.18%) FTP
7 16 (10.53%) LAN
8 15 (9.87%) WAN
9 13 (8.55%) DHCP
10 12 (7.89%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (7.24%) SSL
12 9 (5.92%) VLAN
13 8 (5.26%) Skype
14 7 (4.61%) MPLS
14 7 (4.61%) SMTP
15 6 (3.95%) IGMP
15 6 (3.95%) Internet
15 6 (3.95%) NAS
16 5 (3.29%) BIG-IP
16 5 (3.29%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.89%) MySQL
3 9 (5.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (4.61%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.97%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.66%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.66%) DB2
8 1 (0.66%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.66%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (3.29%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (2.63%) MSI
3 3 (1.97%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.66%) JIRA
5 1 (0.66%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.66%) Vagrant
General
1 20 (13.16%) Telecoms
2 19 (12.50%) Finance
3 18 (11.84%) Electronics
4 12 (7.89%) Law
5 11 (7.24%) Manufacturing
5 11 (7.24%) Marketing
6 5 (3.29%) Retail
7 4 (2.63%) Publishing
8 3 (1.97%) Billing
9 2 (1.32%) Back Office
9 2 (1.32%) Legal
10 1 (0.66%) Advertising
10 1 (0.66%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (15.13%) Administrator
2 19 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 17 (11.18%) Architect
3 17 (11.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (10.53%) Consultant
5 12 (7.89%) Linux Administrator
5 12 (7.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 11 (7.24%) VMWare Administrator
7 10 (6.58%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
9 7 (4.61%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (4.61%) Cisco Engineer
9 7 (4.61%) Cloud Engineer
9 7 (4.61%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 7 (4.61%) VMware Consultant
9 7 (4.61%) VMware Specialist
10 6 (3.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 6 (3.95%) Storage Engineer
10 6 (3.95%) Support Engineer
10 6 (3.95%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.55%) Web Services
2 12 (7.89%) HTML
3 11 (7.24%) CSS
4 7 (4.61%) Middleware
5 5 (3.29%) J2EE
5 5 (3.29%) JSP
5 5 (3.29%) LAMP
6 2 (1.32%) REST
7 1 (0.66%) Django
7 1 (0.66%) Java EE
7 1 (0.66%) Kafka
7 1 (0.66%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (0.66%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (17.76%) Data Centre
2 21 (13.82%) EMC VNX
3 14 (9.21%) EMC VMAX
3 14 (9.21%) IBM Mainframe
3 14 (9.21%) Mainframe
4 8 (5.26%) Clustering
5 5 (3.29%) Fat Client
5 5 (3.29%) Thin Client
6 4 (2.63%) IPTV
6 4 (2.63%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.63%) Over-the-Top Content
6 4 (2.63%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.63%) Replication
6 4 (2.63%) Video on Demand
7 3 (1.97%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.97%) STB
8 2 (1.32%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.32%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.66%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 94 (61.84%) Windows
2 83 (54.61%) Linux
3 42 (27.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (26.97%) Windows Server
5 29 (19.08%) Unix
6 24 (15.79%) Solaris
7 23 (15.13%) AIX
7 23 (15.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (11.84%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (11.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (8.55%) Ubuntu
11 10 (6.58%) Android
12 8 (5.26%) CentOS
13 6 (3.95%) Windows 7
14 4 (2.63%) Debian
15 3 (1.97%) Windows 10
16 2 (1.32%) SUSE
16 2 (1.32%) VMS
16 2 (1.32%) Windows Vista
16 2 (1.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (13.82%) ITIL
2 20 (13.16%) DevOps
3 11 (7.24%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (7.24%) Configuration Management
3 11 (7.24%) Digital Marketing
3 11 (7.24%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 11 (7.24%) Programme Management
4 10 (6.58%) Problem Management
5 8 (5.26%) Migration
5 8 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (5.26%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 7 (4.61%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (4.61%) High Availability
6 7 (4.61%) Project Management
7 6 (3.95%) ITIL V3
7 6 (3.95%) Mobile Device Management
7 6 (3.95%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 6 (3.95%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 5 (3.29%) Data Centre Operations
8 5 (3.29%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 17 (11.18%) Python
2 17 (11.18%) Shell Script
3 16 (10.53%) Perl
4 14 (9.21%) PowerShell
4 14 (9.21%) SQL
5 8 (5.26%) Java
5 8 (5.26%) Ruby
6 7 (4.61%) VB
7 6 (3.95%) C
7 6 (3.95%) JavaScript
7 6 (3.95%) PHP
8 4 (2.63%) VBScript
9 1 (0.66%) Korn
Qualifications
1 24 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 14 (9.21%) DV Cleared
3 13 (8.55%) CCNA
3 13 (8.55%) CCNP
3 13 (8.55%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (5.92%) SC Cleared
5 8 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (3.95%) RHCSA
7 5 (3.29%) RHCE
8 3 (1.97%) CCIP
8 3 (1.97%) Degree
8 3 (1.97%) JNCIA
8 3 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (1.32%) MCSE
10 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.66%) MCP
10 1 (0.66%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.61%) SLA
2 5 (3.29%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 45 (29.61%) Active Directory
2 25 (16.45%) vSphere
3 21 (13.82%) Hyper-V
4 17 (11.18%) VMware ESX
5 8 (5.26%) XenApp
6 6 (3.95%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (3.29%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (2.63%) vCloud
8 4 (2.63%) Xen
9 3 (1.97%) KVM
9 3 (1.97%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.32%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.66%) Docker
11 1 (0.66%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.66%) Squid
11 1 (0.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.66%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 23 (15.13%) Puppet
2 16 (10.53%) Nagios
3 14 (9.21%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (8.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 12 (7.89%) AirWatch
5 12 (7.89%) SCCM
6 11 (7.24%) NetBackup
6 11 (7.24%) SCOM
6 11 (7.24%) WSUS
7 9 (5.92%) EMC NetWorker
8 6 (3.95%) CFEngine
8 6 (3.95%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (2.63%) Ansible
9 4 (2.63%) Backup Exec
9 4 (2.63%) vRealize
10 3 (1.97%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (1.97%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (1.97%) ThinApp
10 3 (1.97%) vMotion
11 2 (1.32%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 152 (100.00%) VMware
2 60 (39.47%) Cisco
3 47 (30.92%) Microsoft
4 42 (27.63%) EMC
5 29 (19.08%) Red Hat
6 22 (14.47%) NetApp
7 21 (13.82%) Citrix
7 21 (13.82%) HP
8 17 (11.18%) IBM
9 13 (8.55%) Symantec
10 12 (7.89%) Oracle
11 11 (7.24%) SAP
12 8 (5.26%) Veeam
13 6 (3.95%) F5
13 6 (3.95%) MobileIron
14 5 (3.29%) BEA
14 5 (3.29%) Sun
15 4 (2.63%) Genesys
15 4 (2.63%) Juniper
16 3 (1.97%) Huawei
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