The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England / East Midlands
Rank 68 63 65
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 32 38 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.17% 2.42% 1.78%
As % of the System Software category 18.39% 24.20% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 19 14
Median daily rate £400 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £200 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £421 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +51.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £43.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-47.67% +44.53%

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

System Software Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
174 157 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.80% 9.99% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 70 91
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £114 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £420 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 32 39
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £25.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire -6 12 £383 -5.55% 2
Nottinghamshire +7 11 £450 - 5
Leicestershire +9 4 £253 -22.30% 1
Northamptonshire -13 3 £213 -8.60% 3
Lincolnshire -3 1 £480 +76.14%
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 55 (100.00%) VMware
2 35 (63.64%) Windows
3 33 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 23 (41.82%) Windows Server
5 22 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 22 (40.00%) Cisco
6 21 (38.18%) ITIL
7 17 (30.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (29.09%) SQL Server
8 16 (29.09%) Linux
8 16 (29.09%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (29.09%) Citrix
8 16 (29.09%) Unix
9 15 (27.27%) MCSE
9 15 (27.27%) Firewall
9 15 (27.27%) Project Management
10 13 (23.64%) HP
10 13 (23.64%) Data Centre
11 12 (21.82%) ITIL V3
11 12 (21.82%) SAN
12 11 (20.00%) NetApp
12 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (18.18%) Security Cleared
13 10 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (18.18%) Manufacturing
13 10 (18.18%) Migration
14 9 (16.36%) EMC
14 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
14 9 (16.36%) MS Exchange
14 9 (16.36%) Degree

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 9 (16.36%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.91%) iPlanet
2 6 (10.91%) WebLogic
3 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (5.45%) MQSeries
6 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.64%) IIS
6 2 (3.64%) OpenStack
6 2 (3.64%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.64%) MS Office
3 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.73%) Office 365
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.64%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.27%) Firewall
2 12 (21.82%) SAN
3 8 (14.55%) DNS
3 8 (14.55%) LAN
4 7 (12.73%) TCP/IP
4 7 (12.73%) WAN
5 6 (10.91%) BIG-IP
6 4 (7.27%) VLAN
7 3 (5.45%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (5.45%) DHCP
7 3 (5.45%) LDAP
7 3 (5.45%) MPLS
7 3 (5.45%) NAS
7 3 (5.45%) SNMP
7 3 (5.45%) TACACS
8 2 (3.64%) FTP
8 2 (3.64%) NGN
8 2 (3.64%) Software-Defined Networking
8 2 (3.64%) SSH
8 2 (3.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database
2 6 (10.91%) RDBMS
2 6 (10.91%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.64%) DB2
3 2 (3.64%) Power BI
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.82%) Rational DOORS
General
1 10 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.64%) Local Government
2 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.82%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (16.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (14.55%) Architect
2 8 (14.55%) Technical Leader
3 7 (12.73%) Consultant
4 6 (10.91%) Project Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Active Directory Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.45%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Wintel Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Integration Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Network Security Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Server Administrator
8 2 (3.64%) VMware Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Windows Administrator
8 2 (3.64%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) J2EE
2 5 (9.09%) JSP
3 4 (7.27%) Web Services
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.91%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.45%) Clustering
3 3 (5.45%) HP Storage
3 3 (5.45%) HP StoreVirtual
3 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.64%) Grid Computing
4 2 (3.64%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.64%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.82%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 35 (63.64%) Windows
2 23 (41.82%) Windows Server
3 17 (30.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (29.09%) Linux
4 16 (29.09%) Unix
5 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (10.91%) AIX
6 6 (10.91%) Solaris
6 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (7.27%) Windows 7
8 3 (5.45%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.64%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.64%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.82%) Android
10 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.82%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (1.82%) Gentoo
10 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.82%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.18%) ITIL
2 15 (27.27%) Project Management
3 12 (21.82%) ITIL V3
4 10 (18.18%) Migration
5 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (14.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (14.55%) System Integration Testing
6 7 (12.73%) Configuration Management
7 6 (10.91%) CAD
7 6 (10.91%) Data Loss Prevention
7 6 (10.91%) Data Migration
7 6 (10.91%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (10.91%) Integration Testing
7 6 (10.91%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (10.91%) PRINCE2
7 6 (10.91%) SDLC
7 6 (10.91%) Six Sigma
7 6 (10.91%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.91%) Java
2 5 (9.09%) SQL
3 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (29.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (27.27%) MCSE
3 10 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 9 (16.36%) Degree
5 7 (12.73%) SC Cleared
6 5 (9.09%) MCITP
7 2 (3.64%) CCNA
7 2 (3.64%) CCNP
7 2 (3.64%) CCSA
7 2 (3.64%) CCSE
7 2 (3.64%) MCP
7 2 (3.64%) MCSA
7 2 (3.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.82%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) SLA
2 5 (9.09%) JSP 440
System Software
1 22 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.36%) XenApp
3 8 (14.55%) Hyper-V
3 8 (14.55%) vSphere
4 7 (12.73%) XenDesktop
5 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 6 (10.91%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (5.45%) Terminal Server
7 2 (3.64%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (3.64%) Terminal Services
7 2 (3.64%) vCloud
7 2 (3.64%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (3.64%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.64%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.82%) KVM
8 1 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (10.91%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (10.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (10.91%) XenMobile
2 5 (9.09%) AirWatch
3 4 (7.27%) NetBackup
4 3 (5.45%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (3.64%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (3.64%) OpenView
6 1 (1.82%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (1.82%) SCCM
6 1 (1.82%) SCOM
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) VMware
2 33 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 22 (40.00%) Cisco
4 16 (29.09%) Citrix
5 13 (23.64%) HP
6 11 (20.00%) NetApp
7 9 (16.36%) EMC
8 8 (14.55%) F5
9 7 (12.73%) Red Hat
10 6 (10.91%) BEA
10 6 (10.91%) Oracle
10 6 (10.91%) Siemens
10 6 (10.91%) Sun
11 4 (7.27%) 3PAR
11 4 (7.27%) CheckPoint
11 4 (7.27%) Symantec
12 3 (5.45%) Apple
12 3 (5.45%) BMC
12 3 (5.45%) Dell
13 2 (3.64%) Veritas