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 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 32 41 40
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 14 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.58% 0.81% 1.45%
As % of the System Software category 19.72% 5.00% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Median daily rate £450 £220 £205
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+104.54% +7.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £31.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +28.57%
VMware Infrastructure
Cambridgeshire

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
71 60 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.16% 16.26% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 33 24
Median daily rate £400 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £202 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £422 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £335 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 7
Median hourly rate £46.25 £17.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+172.05% -20.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.50 £17.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £40.90 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram 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 6 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (94.12%) Windows
3 10 (58.82%) Linux
4 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
5 8 (47.06%) Cisco
5 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
6 7 (41.18%) ITIL
6 7 (41.18%) Dell
6 7 (41.18%) Migration
7 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
7 6 (35.29%) Data Migration
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (29.41%) VCP5
8 5 (29.41%) NetApp
8 5 (29.41%) MCSE
8 5 (29.41%) MCSA
8 5 (29.41%) WAN
8 5 (29.41%) SCCM
8 5 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (23.53%) SCOM
9 4 (23.53%) SCVMM
9 4 (23.53%) VMware ESX
9 4 (23.53%) Unix
9 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
9 4 (23.53%) SAN

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (11.76%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) IaaS
2 1 (5.88%) PaaS
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) WAN
2 4 (23.53%) SAN
3 2 (11.76%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (11.76%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.88%) DHCP
4 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security
4 1 (5.88%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Implementation Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Active Directory Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Wintel Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Wintel Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
2 3 (17.65%) CCTV
2 3 (17.65%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (11.76%) Hedge funds
4 1 (5.88%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (5.88%) Private Cloud
4 1 (5.88%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Linux
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (23.53%) Unix
6 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
1 7 (41.18%) Migration
2 6 (35.29%) Data Migration
3 4 (23.53%) Functional Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Service Management
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
5 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.76%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.88%) ArchiMate
6 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (5.88%) Information Security
6 1 (5.88%) MOF
6 1 (5.88%) Server Building
6 1 (5.88%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.76%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (29.41%) MCSA
2 5 (29.41%) MCSE
2 5 (29.41%) VCP5
2 5 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (23.53%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (23.53%) VCP6
4 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
4 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
3 4 (23.53%) VMware ESX
4 2 (11.76%) VMware Server
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) SCCM
2 4 (23.53%) SCOM
2 4 (23.53%) SCVMM
3 2 (11.76%) Ansible
3 2 (11.76%) Cobbler
3 2 (11.76%) Control-M
3 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (11.76%) Puppet
4 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (47.06%) Cisco
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) Dell
4 5 (29.41%) NetApp
5 3 (17.65%) BMC
5 3 (17.65%) HP
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle
5 3 (17.65%) Remedy
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix
6 1 (5.88%) WorldPay