The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 30 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 21 22 25
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.65% 0.81% 0.85%
As % of the System Software category 22.22% 7.14% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £630 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-6.54% +2.88%
VMware Infrastructure
Gloucestershire

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

System Software Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
9 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 7.44% 11.38% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 11
Median daily rate £400 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £382 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £630 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere
4 2 (40.00%) Time Management
4 2 (40.00%) Clustering
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) Firmware
4 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (40.00%) Innovation Management
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Storage Virtualisation
5 1 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (20.00%) SQL

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) NAS
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Innovation Management
1 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Firmware
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) HP