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 28 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 57 51 55
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 21 39 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.18% 3.24% 2.60%
As % of the System Software category 19.09% 25.32% 24.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 11
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £409 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £336 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.52% -0.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-9.33% +82.92%
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
110 154 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.42% 12.80% 10.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 58 50
Median daily rate £430 £385 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.68% +24.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 17 25
Median hourly rate £12.00 £26.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +67.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.04 £8.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £30.00 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -4 12 £410 +17.14% 3
Aylesbury -4 3 - -
High Wycombe +2 1 £405 - 1
Amersham - 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
South East

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 54 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (55.56%) Windows
3 26 (48.15%) Microsoft
4 21 (38.89%) Active Directory
5 19 (35.19%) SAN
6 16 (29.63%) ITIL
7 15 (27.78%) Linux
7 15 (27.78%) NetApp
8 14 (25.93%) Finance
9 13 (24.07%) Firewall
9 13 (24.07%) HP
9 13 (24.07%) Citrix
9 13 (24.07%) SCOM
10 12 (22.22%) Security Cleared
10 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (22.22%) SQL
10 12 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
11 11 (20.37%) SharePoint
11 11 (20.37%) MS Exchange
11 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (20.37%) SC Cleared
12 10 (18.52%) Hyper-V
12 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (18.52%) LAN
12 10 (18.52%) Migration
13 9 (16.67%) NFS
13 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
13 9 (16.67%) CommVault
13 9 (16.67%) EMC
13 9 (16.67%) Cisco

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 11 (20.37%) MS Exchange
1 11 (20.37%) SharePoint
2 8 (14.81%) Skype for Business
3 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.56%) Apache
4 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.70%) IIS
5 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Office
2 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Office 365
2 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.70%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (3.70%) Amazon S3
2 2 (3.70%) CloudFront
2 2 (3.70%) IaaS
2 2 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (35.19%) SAN
2 13 (24.07%) Firewall
3 10 (18.52%) LAN
4 9 (16.67%) iSCSI
5 7 (12.96%) Internet
5 7 (12.96%) WAN
6 6 (11.11%) DNS
6 6 (11.11%) Network Security
7 5 (9.26%) VPN
8 4 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (7.41%) Cisco PIX
8 4 (7.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 4 (7.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (3.70%) Broadband
9 2 (3.70%) Kerberos
9 2 (3.70%) Wireless
10 1 (1.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 9 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 9 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (5.56%) MySQL
General
1 14 (25.93%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Marketing
3 2 (3.70%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.70%) Automotive
3 2 (3.70%) Electronics
3 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (16.67%) Server Specialist
1 9 (16.67%) Wintel Server Specialist
1 9 (16.67%) Wintel Specialist
2 8 (14.81%) SAN Specialist
2 8 (14.81%) Server Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) Consultant
3 7 (12.96%) Wintel Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Active Directory Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Active Directory Specialist
4 6 (11.11%) Administrator
4 6 (11.11%) Architect
4 6 (11.11%) Exchange Specialist
4 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) SAN Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) VMware Specialist
5 5 (9.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (7.41%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) LAMP
2 1 (1.85%) .NET
2 1 (1.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.56%) Clustering
2 3 (5.56%) HACMP
2 3 (5.56%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.70%) LPAR
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.85%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.85%) Statistics
4 1 (1.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 30 (55.56%) Windows
2 15 (27.78%) Linux
3 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (14.81%) Windows Server
7 5 (9.26%) CentOS
7 5 (9.26%) Ubuntu
8 4 (7.41%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (5.56%) AIX
9 3 (5.56%) Debian
9 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (5.56%) Unix
9 3 (5.56%) Windows 10
10 2 (3.70%) VMS
11 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) ITIL
2 10 (18.52%) Migration
3 9 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 9 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
4 8 (14.81%) Service Management
5 7 (12.96%) Project Management
6 6 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (11.11%) High Availability
6 6 (11.11%) ITSM
6 6 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (9.26%) ITIL V3
8 4 (7.41%) Data Migration
8 4 (7.41%) Load Balancing
9 3 (5.56%) Change Management
9 3 (5.56%) Line Management
9 3 (5.56%) Network Design
9 3 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2
9 3 (5.56%) Problem Management
9 3 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.22%) SQL
2 6 (11.11%) Perl
3 3 (5.56%) AWK
3 3 (5.56%) Java
3 3 (5.56%) PHP
3 3 (5.56%) sed
3 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (20.37%) SC Cleared
3 8 (14.81%) MCSE
3 8 (14.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (7.41%) CCSE
4 4 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (7.41%) DV Cleared
4 4 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (5.56%) CCIE
5 3 (5.56%) Degree
5 3 (5.56%) MCSA
6 2 (3.70%) Dell Certification
6 2 (3.70%) MCP
6 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.85%) CCNA
7 1 (1.85%) MCITP
7 1 (1.85%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.56%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 12 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (18.52%) Hyper-V
4 9 (16.67%) NFS
5 7 (12.96%) XenApp
6 6 (11.11%) VMware ESX
6 6 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (7.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (5.56%) Postfix
8 3 (5.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 3 (5.56%) Veritas File System
9 2 (3.70%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (3.70%) vSphere
10 1 (1.85%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 13 (24.07%) SCOM
2 6 (11.11%) OVSD
3 3 (5.56%) SCCM
4 1 (1.85%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.85%) SCSM
Vendors
1 54 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (48.15%) Microsoft
3 15 (27.78%) NetApp
4 13 (24.07%) Citrix
4 13 (24.07%) HP
5 9 (16.67%) Cisco
5 9 (16.67%) CommVault
5 9 (16.67%) EMC
6 7 (12.96%) 3PAR
6 7 (12.96%) CheckPoint
7 6 (11.11%) Red Hat
8 5 (9.26%) Juniper
9 4 (7.41%) Blue Coat
9 4 (7.41%) F5
9 4 (7.41%) Symantec
10 3 (5.56%) IBM
10 3 (5.56%) Veritas
11 2 (3.70%) Dell
11 2 (3.70%) Oracle
11 2 (3.70%) SAP