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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 47 48 39
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 26 24 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.08% 2.53% 4.08%
As % of the System Software category 20.63% 38.10% 40.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 22
Median daily rate £363 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £202 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £527 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +20.68%

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
126 63 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 14.91% 6.65% 9.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 28 53
Median daily rate £350 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £220 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £530 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
- +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 8
Median hourly rate £11.50 £16.14 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.74% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £12.00 £12.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £20.50 £21.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +7 22 £395 +10.87% 1
Marlow 0 3 £300 - 1
VMware Infrastructure
South East

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 43 (100.00%) VMware
2 33 (76.74%) Windows
3 27 (62.79%) Microsoft
4 19 (44.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 17 (39.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (37.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (37.21%) Windows Server
6 16 (37.21%) Active Directory
6 16 (37.21%) Red Hat
6 16 (37.21%) ITIL
7 15 (34.88%) Linux
7 15 (34.88%) Cisco
7 15 (34.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (32.56%) Data Centre
9 13 (30.23%) PowerShell
9 13 (30.23%) CentOS
9 13 (30.23%) Capacity Management
9 13 (30.23%) DHCP
9 13 (30.23%) DNS
10 12 (27.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (27.91%) Hyper-V
11 11 (25.58%) ITIL V2
11 11 (25.58%) vCloud
11 11 (25.58%) Virtual Machines
11 11 (25.58%) LAN
11 11 (25.58%) WAN
11 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
12 10 (23.26%) SC Cleared
12 10 (23.26%) SCCM
12 10 (23.26%) HP

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 9 (20.93%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (13.95%) Skype for Business
3 5 (11.63%) IIS
4 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (20.93%) MS Office
2 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) IaaS
2 2 (4.65%) IBM PureFlex
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.65%) Office 365
3 1 (2.33%) PaaS
3 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.23%) DHCP
1 13 (30.23%) DNS
2 11 (25.58%) LAN
2 11 (25.58%) WAN
3 8 (18.60%) Firewall
4 7 (16.28%) Skype
5 6 (13.95%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (13.95%) SMTP
6 5 (11.63%) SAN
7 2 (4.65%) NAS
8 1 (2.33%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (2.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (2.33%) HTTP
8 1 (2.33%) Internet
8 1 (2.33%) NetScaler
8 1 (2.33%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.33%) VPN
8 1 (2.33%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) Big Data
3 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
1 2 (4.65%) Retail
2 1 (2.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) VMware Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Active Directory Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Architect
3 6 (13.95%) VMware Specialist
4 5 (11.63%) Administrator
4 5 (11.63%) Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Automation Specialist
4 5 (11.63%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) Data Centre Specialist
5 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) VMWare Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) Wintel Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) Wintel Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Wintel Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Active Directory Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) Data Centre
2 7 (16.28%) Clustering
3 3 (6.98%) Replication
4 2 (4.65%) PKI
5 1 (2.33%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 33 (76.74%) Windows
2 17 (39.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (37.21%) Windows Server
3 16 (37.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (34.88%) Linux
4 15 (34.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (30.23%) CentOS
6 12 (27.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (13.95%) Android
8 3 (6.98%) AIX
9 2 (4.65%) Unix
10 1 (2.33%) Solaris
10 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000
10 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.33%) Windows NT
10 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) ITIL
2 13 (30.23%) Capacity Management
3 11 (25.58%) ITIL V2
4 10 (23.26%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (20.93%) Change Management
6 6 (13.95%) Data Centre Operations
6 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 6 (13.95%) Mobile Device Management
6 6 (13.95%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 6 (13.95%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (13.95%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 5 (11.63%) Virtual Environments
8 4 (9.30%) Server Virtualisation
9 3 (6.98%) Incident Management
9 3 (6.98%) Migration
9 3 (6.98%) Network Design
9 3 (6.98%) Performance Management
10 2 (4.65%) Requirements Analysis
11 1 (2.33%) Data Migration
11 1 (2.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.95%) VB
3 1 (2.33%) C#
3 1 (2.33%) Java
3 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (44.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
3 10 (23.26%) SC Cleared
4 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (13.95%) DV Cleared
6 5 (11.63%) CCNA
6 5 (11.63%) CCNP
6 5 (11.63%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (11.63%) MCSA
7 3 (6.98%) MCSE
8 2 (4.65%) VCP5
9 1 (2.33%) CCA
9 1 (2.33%) CCAA
9 1 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (37.21%) Active Directory
2 12 (27.91%) Hyper-V
3 11 (25.58%) vCloud
3 11 (25.58%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (18.60%) Docker
5 6 (13.95%) ISA Server
6 5 (11.63%) Forefront TMG
6 5 (11.63%) UAG
7 3 (6.98%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (6.98%) vSphere
8 2 (4.65%) PowerHA
8 2 (4.65%) VMware ESX
9 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (2.33%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (2.33%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (2.33%) XenApp
9 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
9 1 (2.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (23.26%) SCCM
2 8 (18.60%) Puppet
2 8 (18.60%) vRealize
3 6 (13.95%) AirWatch
3 6 (13.95%) NetBackup
3 6 (13.95%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (13.95%) WSUS
4 4 (9.30%) SCOM
5 3 (6.98%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (6.98%) vMotion
6 1 (2.33%) AppDNA
6 1 (2.33%) FortiGate
6 1 (2.33%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (2.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (62.79%) Microsoft
3 16 (37.21%) Red Hat
4 15 (34.88%) Cisco
5 10 (23.26%) HP
6 6 (13.95%) Forcepoint
6 6 (13.95%) MobileIron
6 6 (13.95%) Symantec
7 4 (9.30%) CheckPoint
8 3 (6.98%) Blue Coat
8 3 (6.98%) EMC
8 3 (6.98%) IBM
8 3 (6.98%) NetApp
8 3 (6.98%) Nimsoft
8 3 (6.98%) Remedy
8 3 (6.98%) Veeam
8 3 (6.98%) Veritas
9 2 (4.65%) Citrix
9 2 (4.65%) Computacenter
9 2 (4.65%) Dell