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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 79 49 66
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +17
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 27 47 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.61% 3.04% 1.77%
As % of the System Software category 13.85% 26.86% 13.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 19
Median daily rate £350 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £218 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £487 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.34% +4.00%
VMware Infrastructure
England

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
195 175 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.61% 11.31% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 76 108
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £115 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £340
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 44 37
Median hourly rate £12.28 £12.00 £17.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.29% -30.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.85 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £17.65 £22.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 2 December 2016.

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 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Northamptonshire -3 10 £400 +86.04% 3
Derbyshire -7 8 £309 -22.68% 1
Nottinghamshire -13 3 £350 -6.66% 1
Leicestershire -13 2 - -
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 54 (100.00%) VMware
2 33 (61.11%) Windows
3 32 (59.26%) Microsoft
4 22 (40.74%) Active Directory
5 20 (37.04%) Windows Server
6 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (29.63%) ITIL
8 14 (25.93%) Unix
8 14 (25.93%) Cisco
8 14 (25.93%) NetApp
9 13 (24.07%) Citrix
9 13 (24.07%) Linux
9 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
10 11 (20.37%) Degree
10 11 (20.37%) Data Centre
11 10 (18.52%) XenApp
11 10 (18.52%) SQL
11 10 (18.52%) MCSE
11 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (18.52%) Migration
12 9 (16.67%) HP
12 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 9 (16.67%) vSphere
13 8 (14.81%) Hyper-V
13 8 (14.81%) MS Exchange
13 8 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (14.81%) Configuration Management

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 8 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.70%) IIS
5 1 (1.85%) JBoss
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Office 365
2 2 (3.70%) Boomi
3 1 (1.85%) IaaS
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) SAN
2 6 (11.11%) DNS
2 6 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.41%) DHCP
3 4 (7.41%) LAN
3 4 (7.41%) WAN
4 3 (5.56%) Firewall
4 3 (5.56%) VLAN
5 1 (1.85%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.85%) NAS
5 1 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 5 (9.26%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.70%) Power BI
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.70%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Advertising
3 1 (1.85%) Legal
3 1 (1.85%) Local Government
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (11.11%) Technical Leader
3 5 (9.26%) Consultant
3 5 (9.26%) Project Engineer
3 5 (9.26%) Wintel Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) Citrix Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Architect
5 3 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Server Administrator
6 2 (3.70%) SSIS Consultant
6 2 (3.70%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (1.85%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (1.85%) Middleware
2 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Data Centre
2 7 (12.96%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.56%) Clustering
4 3 (5.56%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.85%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (1.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (61.11%) Windows
2 20 (37.04%) Windows Server
3 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (25.93%) Unix
5 13 (24.07%) Linux
6 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (12.96%) Windows 7
8 4 (7.41%) Windows 8
8 4 (7.41%) Windows XP
9 3 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (5.56%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.85%) Gentoo
10 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) ITIL
2 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (18.52%) Migration
3 8 (14.81%) Configuration Management
3 8 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (14.81%) Project Management
4 7 (12.96%) CAD
4 7 (12.96%) Data Loss Prevention
4 7 (12.96%) ITIL V3
4 7 (12.96%) PRINCE2
4 7 (12.96%) SDLC
4 7 (12.96%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (9.26%) Data Migration
5 5 (9.26%) Integration Testing
6 4 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.56%) High Availability
8 2 (3.70%) Change Control
8 2 (3.70%) Functional Testing
8 2 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (3.70%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.52%) SQL
2 7 (12.96%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Degree
2 10 (18.52%) MCSE
2 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.70%) MCP
6 2 (3.70%) MCSA
6 2 (3.70%) OCP
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (1.85%) CCNA
7 1 (1.85%) CCNP
7 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 22 (40.74%) Active Directory
2 10 (18.52%) XenApp
3 9 (16.67%) vSphere
4 8 (14.81%) Hyper-V
5 7 (12.96%) XenDesktop
6 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 6 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (11.11%) VMware ESX
7 3 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (3.70%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (3.70%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.85%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) EMC VPLEX
1 3 (5.56%) vMotion
2 2 (3.70%) XenMobile
3 1 (1.85%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.85%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.85%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.85%) SCCM
3 1 (1.85%) SCOM
3 1 (1.85%) vRealize
Vendors
1 54 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (59.26%) Microsoft
3 14 (25.93%) Cisco
3 14 (25.93%) NetApp
4 13 (24.07%) Citrix
5 9 (16.67%) HP
6 5 (9.26%) Siemens
7 3 (5.56%) Apple
7 3 (5.56%) Brocade
7 3 (5.56%) Dell
7 3 (5.56%) EMC
7 3 (5.56%) Oracle
8 2 (3.70%) AppSense
9 1 (1.85%) arcserve
9 1 (1.85%) QNX
9 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.85%) SAP
9 1 (1.85%) Software AG
9 1 (1.85%) Symantec
9 1 (1.85%) webMethods