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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 35 48 51
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 5 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.43% 1.75% 0.41%
As % of the System Software category 15.15% 21.95% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Median daily rate £413 £320 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.90% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £60.00 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £30.75 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-8.94% +28.12%
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
33 41 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.43% 7.99% 16.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 39
Median daily rate £350 £318 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.23% +0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £223 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £389
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 25
Median hourly rate £13.38 £37.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.33% +41.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.28 £19.50 £20.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.48 £55.50 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

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 30 August 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 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (93.75%) Windows
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 7 (43.75%) Linux
5 6 (37.50%) ITIL
5 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 6 (37.50%) SCCM
5 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
6 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
6 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (31.25%) HP
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle
7 4 (25.00%) PHP
7 4 (25.00%) SQL
7 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 4 (25.00%) SCOM
7 4 (25.00%) SCVMM
7 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
7 4 (25.00%) SAN
7 4 (25.00%) DevOps
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 4 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (25.00%) Puppet
8 3 (18.75%) CCTV
8 3 (18.75%) iSCSI
8 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
8 3 (18.75%) Data Centre

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:

Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (12.50%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) Office 365
3 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) SAN
2 3 (18.75%) iSCSI
3 2 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (6.25%) DHCP
4 1 (6.25%) NAS
4 1 (6.25%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support
4 1 (6.25%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) CCTV
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Hedge funds
2 2 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (12.50%) Unix
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
6 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) DevOps
2 4 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (18.75%) Service Management
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) MOF
5 1 (6.25%) Server Building
5 1 (6.25%) Storage Virtualisation
5 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) PHP
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
3 2 (12.50%) Perl
3 2 (12.50%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) Ruby
3 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCSA
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) VCP5
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) SCCM
2 4 (25.00%) Puppet
2 4 (25.00%) SCOM
2 4 (25.00%) SCVMM
3 2 (12.50%) Ansible
3 2 (12.50%) Cobbler
3 2 (12.50%) Control-M
3 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) HP
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) BMC
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
4 3 (18.75%) Remedy
5 2 (12.50%) Citrix
5 2 (12.50%) Dell
6 1 (6.25%) Becrypt
6 1 (6.25%) ESRI
6 1 (6.25%) Sophos
6 1 (6.25%) WorldPay