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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 22 29 20
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.89% 1.88% 0.87%
As % of the System Software category 5.56% 23.08% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £415 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £21.38
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +63.74%
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
18 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 16.07% 8.13% 15.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 10
Median daily rate £319 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £415 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £470 £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.25 - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +8.54%

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 29 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) HP
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 5 (55.56%) DV Cleared
4 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
5 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
5 4 (44.44%) Citrix
6 3 (33.33%) DHCP
6 3 (33.33%) HTTP
6 3 (33.33%) DNS
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL
6 3 (33.33%) JBoss
6 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 3 (33.33%) Service Management
6 3 (33.33%) Change Management
6 3 (33.33%) Scrum
6 3 (33.33%) SAN
6 3 (33.33%) HP Storage
6 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (33.33%) Kanban
6 3 (33.33%) DevOps
7 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
7 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (22.22%) Atlassian
7 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (22.22%) CentOS
7 2 (22.22%) Puppet

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 3 (33.33%) JBoss
1 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) HTTP
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) NAS
2 1 (11.11%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) NOC Technician
2 1 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) HP Storage
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) CentOS
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Change Management
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Kanban
1 3 (33.33%) Scrum
1 3 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) Storage Virtualisation
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
1 2 (22.22%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) DV Cleared
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) Firmware
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) HP
3 4 (44.44%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) Atlassian
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
6 1 (11.11%) Veeam