The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 51 77 44
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -33
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 30 15 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.86% 1.15% 4.17%
As % of the System Software category 30.93% 13.39% 26.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 3 11
Median daily rate £425 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £407 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £32.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +33.33%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

System Software Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
97 112 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.25% 8.60% 15.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 33 60
Median daily rate £425 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £245 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 29
Median hourly rate £12.00 £26.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +103.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £9.00 £8.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.15 £40.00 £119.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.38
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +0.76%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 4 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
Milton Keynes +27 25 £425 +25.00% 2
Marlow - 3 £325 - 1
High Wycombe - 1 £405 - 2
VMware Infrastructure
South East

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 53 (100.00%) VMware
2 34 (64.15%) Windows
3 30 (56.60%) Microsoft
4 24 (45.28%) SAN
5 22 (41.51%) Active Directory
6 19 (35.85%) SQL
7 18 (33.96%) MS Exchange
8 15 (28.30%) HP
8 15 (28.30%) Security Cleared
9 14 (26.42%) Hyper-V
9 14 (26.42%) Citrix
9 14 (26.42%) NetApp
9 14 (26.42%) SharePoint
9 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
10 13 (24.53%) Linux
11 12 (22.64%) ITIL
11 12 (22.64%) Migration
11 12 (22.64%) Finance
12 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (20.75%) EMC
12 11 (20.75%) LAN
12 11 (20.75%) iSCSI
13 10 (18.87%) SCOM
13 10 (18.87%) SC Cleared
13 10 (18.87%) WAN
13 10 (18.87%) Clustering
13 10 (18.87%) Firewall
13 10 (18.87%) Windows Server
14 9 (16.98%) Oracle
14 9 (16.98%) MCSE

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 18 (33.96%) MS Exchange
2 14 (26.42%) SharePoint
3 7 (13.21%) Skype for Business
4 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.89%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Office
2 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Office 365
2 2 (3.77%) IaaS
2 2 (3.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (45.28%) SAN
2 11 (20.75%) iSCSI
2 11 (20.75%) LAN
3 10 (18.87%) Firewall
3 10 (18.87%) WAN
4 8 (15.09%) Internet
5 6 (11.32%) NAS
5 6 (11.32%) SMTP
6 5 (9.43%) DNS
7 4 (7.55%) Network Security
8 3 (5.66%) Broadband
9 2 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (3.77%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (3.77%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (3.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 2 (3.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (3.77%) FTP
9 2 (3.77%) IPsec
9 2 (3.77%) SSH
9 2 (3.77%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.89%) DB2
3 1 (1.89%) DB2 UDB
3 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.89%) OLTP
3 1 (1.89%) PowerCenter
General
1 12 (22.64%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Marketing
3 2 (3.77%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.77%) Automotive
3 2 (3.77%) Electronics
3 2 (3.77%) Law
3 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Advertising
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (26.42%) Architect
2 9 (16.98%) Wintel Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) Server Specialist
3 8 (15.09%) Wintel Server Specialist
3 8 (15.09%) Wintel Specialist
4 7 (13.21%) Consultant
4 7 (13.21%) SAN Specialist
5 6 (11.32%) Server Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) VMware Specialist
5 6 (11.32%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Active Directory Specialist
6 5 (9.43%) Enterprise Architect
6 5 (9.43%) Exchange Specialist
6 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) SAN Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Active Directory Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Administrator
7 4 (7.55%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) .NET
1 4 (7.55%) JMS
1 4 (7.55%) SOAP
2 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.89%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Clustering
2 5 (9.43%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.43%) HACMP
3 4 (7.55%) Cryptography
4 3 (5.66%) LPAR
4 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.77%) CESG
5 2 (3.77%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.77%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.89%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.89%) Statistics
6 1 (1.89%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 34 (64.15%) Windows
2 13 (24.53%) Linux
3 10 (18.87%) Windows Server
4 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (13.21%) Unix
5 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (9.43%) AIX
6 5 (9.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (7.55%) Data ONTAP
8 3 (5.66%) CentOS
8 3 (5.66%) Ubuntu
8 3 (5.66%) VMS
9 2 (3.77%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.89%) Solaris
10 1 (1.89%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.64%) ITIL
1 12 (22.64%) Migration
2 8 (15.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (13.21%) Capacity Management
3 7 (13.21%) Service Management
4 6 (11.32%) High Availability
5 5 (9.43%) CRM
5 5 (9.43%) Data Migration
5 5 (9.43%) MODAF
5 5 (9.43%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (9.43%) TOGAF
5 5 (9.43%) Zachman Framework
6 4 (7.55%) Business Analysis
6 4 (7.55%) Change Management
6 4 (7.55%) DoDAF
6 4 (7.55%) ITSM
6 4 (7.55%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (7.55%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (7.55%) Project Management
6 4 (7.55%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.85%) SQL
2 5 (9.43%) Shell Script
3 4 (7.55%) AWK
3 4 (7.55%) Perl
3 4 (7.55%) sed
4 1 (1.89%) Java
4 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.89%) JCL
4 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (28.30%) Security Cleared
2 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (18.87%) SC Cleared
4 9 (16.98%) MCSE
5 8 (15.09%) DV Cleared
6 7 (13.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (5.66%) MCP
8 2 (3.77%) CCNA
8 2 (3.77%) CCSE
8 2 (3.77%) CREST Certified
8 2 (3.77%) Cyber Scheme
8 2 (3.77%) Dell Certification
8 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.77%) MCSA
8 2 (3.77%) OSCP
8 2 (3.77%) Tigerscheme
9 1 (1.89%) CCIE
9 1 (1.89%) MCITP
9 1 (1.89%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (41.51%) Active Directory
2 14 (26.42%) Hyper-V
3 7 (13.21%) NFS
3 7 (13.21%) VMware ESX
4 6 (11.32%) XenApp
5 5 (9.43%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (9.43%) vSphere
6 4 (7.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (7.55%) Veritas File System
7 3 (5.66%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (3.77%) Sendmail
9 1 (1.89%) GPFS
9 1 (1.89%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 10 (18.87%) SCOM
2 4 (7.55%) OpenView
2 4 (7.55%) OVSD
2 4 (7.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (3.77%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.77%) SCCM
4 1 (1.89%) SCSM
4 1 (1.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (56.60%) Microsoft
3 15 (28.30%) HP
4 14 (26.42%) Citrix
4 14 (26.42%) NetApp
5 11 (20.75%) EMC
6 9 (16.98%) Oracle
7 8 (15.09%) CommVault
8 7 (13.21%) 3PAR
8 7 (13.21%) Cisco
8 7 (13.21%) Red Hat
9 6 (11.32%) Symantec
10 5 (9.43%) CheckPoint
10 5 (9.43%) Dell
11 4 (7.55%) Blue Coat
11 4 (7.55%) IBM
11 4 (7.55%) StorageTek
11 4 (7.55%) Sun
11 4 (7.55%) Veritas
12 2 (3.77%) F5