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 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 37 40 40
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 7 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.94% 3.21% 1.56%
As % of the System Software category 16.28% 30.19% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 1
Median daily rate £425 £320 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% +50.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £60.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +400.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +72.41%
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
43 53 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 11.91% 10.62% 16.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 36 37
Median daily rate £350 £313 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -2.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £220 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £420 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 14
Median hourly rate £37.00 £60.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.33% +140.00%
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 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 25 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (90.00%) Windows
3 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (45.00%) Linux
5 8 (40.00%) ITIL
6 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
6 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (30.00%) SCCM
8 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
8 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 5 (25.00%) Cisco
8 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
8 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
9 4 (20.00%) HP
9 4 (20.00%) Dell
9 4 (20.00%) SAN
9 4 (20.00%) Oracle
9 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
9 4 (20.00%) Migration
9 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
9 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (20.00%) SCOM
9 4 (20.00%) SCVMM
10 3 (15.00%) Remedy ITSM
10 3 (15.00%) iSCSI
10 3 (15.00%) CCTV

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 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (10.00%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.00%) Office 365
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) IaaS
3 1 (5.00%) PaaS
3 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) SAN
2 3 (15.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (10.00%) WAN
4 1 (5.00%) DHCP
4 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (5.00%) LAN
4 1 (5.00%) NAS
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security
4 1 (5.00%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) VPN
4 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Migration Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Security Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Tester
4 1 (5.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) CCTV
2 3 (15.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (10.00%) Hedge funds
4 1 (5.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Linux
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (10.00%) Unix
6 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (15.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (15.00%) DevOps
3 3 (15.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (15.00%) Service Management
3 3 (15.00%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.00%) ArchiMate
5 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security
5 1 (5.00%) MOF
5 1 (5.00%) OO
5 1 (5.00%) Server Building
5 1 (5.00%) Storage Virtualisation
5 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.00%) PHP
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Perl
3 1 (5.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) Ruby
3 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.00%) MCSA
3 2 (10.00%) MCSE
3 2 (10.00%) VCP5
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.00%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (10.00%) VMware Server
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (5.00%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) SCCM
2 4 (20.00%) SCOM
2 4 (20.00%) SCVMM
3 3 (15.00%) Puppet
4 2 (10.00%) Ansible
4 2 (10.00%) Cobbler
4 2 (10.00%) Control-M
4 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco
4 4 (20.00%) Dell
4 4 (20.00%) HP
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle
5 3 (15.00%) BMC
5 3 (15.00%) Remedy
6 2 (10.00%) Citrix
6 2 (10.00%) NetApp
7 1 (5.00%) Becrypt
7 1 (5.00%) ESRI
7 1 (5.00%) Sophos
7 1 (5.00%) WorldPay