The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 35 50 41
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.11% 0.76% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 10.34% 13.04% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £350 £200 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -
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 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +34.61%

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

System Software Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
29 23 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.74% 5.79% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 10
Median daily rate £150 £173 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% -23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £130 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £325 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 5
Median hourly rate £11.17 £12.75 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.39% +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.29% -0.75%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff 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 Cardiff

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) CISSP
4 2 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (40.00%) GIAC
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Information Security
4 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Security
4 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (40.00%) Digital Forensics
4 2 (40.00%) SIEM
4 2 (40.00%) CISM
4 2 (40.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (20.00%) DevOps
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (20.00%) Skype

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Security
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Forensics
1 2 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (40.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISM
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) GIAC
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) EqualLogic
4 1 (20.00%) HP