The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 27 36 35
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 7 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.39% 2.05% 1.26%
As % of the System Software category 18.42% 22.86% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £305 £544 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.90% +61.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £60.00 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £43.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-46.51% +44.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

System Software Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
38 35 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 12.97% 8.97% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 11
Median daily rate £303 £388 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.93% +14.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £178 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £555 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 6
Median hourly rate £11.25 £47.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.31% +10.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £17.40 £30.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £60.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) Python
3 4 (36.36%) EMC
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) SAN
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 3 (27.27%) EMC VPLEX
5 2 (18.18%) SDLC
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
5 2 (18.18%) Application Virtualisation
5 2 (18.18%) Converged Infrastructure
5 2 (18.18%) vSphere
5 2 (18.18%) Software Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (18.18%) Matplotlib
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) KVM
5 2 (18.18%) Vyatta
5 2 (18.18%) Docker
5 2 (18.18%) Software-Defined Networking
5 2 (18.18%) LXC
5 2 (18.18%) Riverbed
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (18.18%) Public Cloud

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
2 2 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) Software-Defined Networking
2 2 (18.18%) Wireless
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (9.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (18.18%) Billing
1 2 (18.18%) Law
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Django Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Python Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Storage Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) EMC Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) Django
1 2 (18.18%) jQuery
1 2 (18.18%) Matplotlib
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Public Cloud
3 1 (9.09%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (9.09%) EMC VNX
3 1 (9.09%) Life Science
3 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
3 1 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (9.09%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Application Virtualisation
1 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (18.18%) Converged Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) SDLC
1 2 (18.18%) Software Architecture
1 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
1 2 (18.18%) Web Development
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
2 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
2 1 (9.09%) Security Hardening
2 1 (9.09%) Security Patching
2 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
1 4 (36.36%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) C
2 2 (18.18%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) GAMP
2 1 (9.09%) GxP
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
2 2 (18.18%) Docker
2 2 (18.18%) KVM
2 2 (18.18%) LXC
2 2 (18.18%) vSphere
3 1 (9.09%) vCloud
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) EMC VPLEX
2 2 (18.18%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) EMC
3 2 (18.18%) Brocade
3 2 (18.18%) CA
3 2 (18.18%) Riverbed
3 2 (18.18%) Vyatta
4 1 (9.09%) AppSense
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle