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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 54 45 64
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +19
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 23 46 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.49% 3.75% 1.50%
As % of the System Software category 20.91% 29.49% 17.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 6
Median daily rate £409 £310 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.85% -22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £407 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £21.88
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +71.42%
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
110 156 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.89% 12.72% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 59 28
Median daily rate £425 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £245 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 17 26
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £26.00 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+21.94% +9.67%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -12 12 £425 +28.78% 5
Aylesbury -6 3 - - 1
High Wycombe +2 1 £405 -
Amersham - 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
South East

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 35 (64.81%) Windows
3 30 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 23 (42.59%) Active Directory
5 20 (37.04%) ITIL
6 18 (33.33%) SAN
6 18 (33.33%) NetApp
7 16 (29.63%) Linux
8 15 (27.78%) SCOM
8 15 (27.78%) Security Cleared
9 14 (25.93%) SC Cleared
9 14 (25.93%) HP
9 14 (25.93%) Finance
10 13 (24.07%) Citrix
10 13 (24.07%) Virtual Environments
11 12 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
11 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (22.22%) iSCSI
11 12 (22.22%) NFS
11 12 (22.22%) SharePoint
12 11 (20.37%) MS Exchange
12 11 (20.37%) MS Office
12 11 (20.37%) SQL
13 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
13 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (18.52%) Firewall
13 10 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (18.52%) Capacity Management
13 10 (18.52%) SQL Server 2014
14 9 (16.67%) Windows Server

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 12 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 11 (20.37%) MS Exchange
3 8 (14.81%) Skype for Business
4 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (5.56%) Apache
6 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.70%) IIS
6 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (20.37%) MS Office
2 6 (11.11%) 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
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.33%) SAN
2 12 (22.22%) iSCSI
3 10 (18.52%) Firewall
4 9 (16.67%) LAN
5 8 (14.81%) Internet
5 8 (14.81%) WAN
6 7 (12.96%) DNS
7 5 (9.26%) VPN
8 4 (7.41%) Network Security
9 2 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (3.70%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 2 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (3.70%) Kerberos
9 2 (3.70%) Wireless
10 1 (1.85%) DHCP
10 1 (1.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
1 10 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (18.52%) 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 Engineer
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%) VMware Specialist
3 7 (12.96%) Active Directory Specialist
3 7 (12.96%) Architect
3 7 (12.96%) Wintel Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Active Directory Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Consultant
4 6 (11.11%) Exchange Specialist
4 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) SAN Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Storage Specialist
5 5 (9.26%) NetApp Specialist
5 5 (9.26%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.41%) LAN Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) LAN Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) LAMP
2 1 (1.85%) .NET
2 1 (1.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.85%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.85%) PKI
2 1 (1.85%) Statistics
2 1 (1.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 35 (64.81%) Windows
2 16 (29.63%) Linux
3 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (12.96%) Data ONTAP
6 6 (11.11%) CentOS
7 5 (9.26%) Ubuntu
8 3 (5.56%) Debian
9 2 (3.70%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) ITIL
2 13 (24.07%) Virtual Environments
3 10 (18.52%) Capacity Management
4 8 (14.81%) Migration
4 8 (14.81%) Project Management
4 8 (14.81%) Service Management
5 6 (11.11%) ITSM
5 6 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (9.26%) ITIL V3
7 4 (7.41%) Load Balancing
7 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.56%) High Availability
8 3 (5.56%) Line Management
8 3 (5.56%) Network Design
8 3 (5.56%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (5.56%) Server Virtualisation
8 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.70%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.37%) SQL
2 3 (5.56%) Java
2 3 (5.56%) Perl
2 3 (5.56%) PHP
3 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 14 (25.93%) SC Cleared
3 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (16.67%) MCSE
5 8 (14.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (7.41%) DV Cleared
6 4 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (5.56%) Degree
7 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (3.70%) CCIE
8 2 (3.70%) CCSE
8 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (3.70%) Dell Certification
9 1 (1.85%) MCP
9 1 (1.85%) MCSA
9 1 (1.85%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (42.59%) Active Directory
2 12 (22.22%) NFS
2 12 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 7 (12.96%) XenApp
5 6 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (7.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (5.56%) Postfix
7 3 (5.56%) VMware ESX
7 3 (5.56%) vSphere
8 2 (3.70%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.85%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (27.78%) SCOM
2 6 (11.11%) OVSD
3 2 (3.70%) SCCM
4 1 (1.85%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.85%) SCSM
Vendors
1 54 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 18 (33.33%) NetApp
4 14 (25.93%) HP
5 13 (24.07%) Citrix
6 9 (16.67%) CommVault
7 6 (11.11%) Cisco
7 6 (11.11%) EMC
8 5 (9.26%) 3PAR
8 5 (9.26%) CheckPoint
8 5 (9.26%) Juniper
9 4 (7.41%) Blue Coat
9 4 (7.41%) Red Hat
10 2 (3.70%) Dell
10 2 (3.70%) F5
10 2 (3.70%) Oracle
10 2 (3.70%) SAP
10 2 (3.70%) Veeam
11 1 (1.85%) Meraki
11 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds