The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
England / East of England
Rank 55 81 75
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 74 42 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.40% 1.77% 2.17%
As % of the System Software category 25.87% 13.55% 16.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 20 29
Median daily rate £368 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £261 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £465 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 5
Median hourly rate £35.00 £58.75 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.42% +97.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £43.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-47.09% +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 of England region.

System Software Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
286 310 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.15% 13.10% 13.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 150 160
Median daily rate £313 £325 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £170 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £488 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 64 81
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.20 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £49.50 £35.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.93 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.45% +3.12%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 27 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
Essex +4 19 £462 +5.65% 4
Suffolk +6 16 £288 -8.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +8 14 £400 +3.22% 9
Hertfordshire -2 13 £288 -11.53% 9
Norfolk +15 11 £365 - 1
Bedfordshire -7 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 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 of England region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 140 (100.00%) VMware
2 97 (69.29%) Windows
3 55 (39.29%) Active Directory
4 50 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 49 (35.00%) Linux
6 42 (30.00%) Windows Server
7 39 (27.86%) VMware ESX
8 35 (25.00%) DNS
9 33 (23.57%) Data Centre
10 32 (22.86%) ITIL
10 32 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
11 31 (22.14%) SQL
11 31 (22.14%) IIS
11 31 (22.14%) Windows 7
12 29 (20.71%) Finance
13 26 (18.57%) Citrix
13 26 (18.57%) Microsoft Azure
13 26 (18.57%) Windows Server 2012
14 24 (17.14%) Firewall
15 23 (16.43%) SAN
15 23 (16.43%) BizTalk Server
16 21 (15.00%) SharePoint
16 21 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
17 20 (14.29%) CRM
17 20 (14.29%) Avaya
17 20 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
18 19 (13.57%) Cisco
19 18 (12.86%) WAN
19 18 (12.86%) LAN
19 18 (12.86%) SQL Server

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 31 (22.14%) IIS
2 23 (16.43%) BizTalk Server
3 21 (15.00%) SharePoint
4 14 (10.00%) Apache
5 8 (5.71%) JBoss
6 7 (5.00%) nginx
7 6 (4.29%) MS Exchange
8 5 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (3.57%) Tomcat
9 3 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (2.14%) IBM Notes
9 3 (2.14%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (1.43%) Jetty
10 2 (1.43%) Mongrel
11 1 (0.71%) CloudStack
11 1 (0.71%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.71%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.71%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.43%) MS Office
3 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.71%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) SAP Business One
1 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.71%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 26 (18.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (6.43%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.43%) Office 365
3 4 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.14%) Akamai
4 3 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.14%) CloudFront
4 3 (2.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (1.43%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.43%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.43%) Google App Engine
5 2 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.71%) G Suite
6 1 (0.71%) IaaS
6 1 (0.71%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (25.00%) DNS
2 24 (17.14%) Firewall
3 23 (16.43%) SAN
4 18 (12.86%) LAN
4 18 (12.86%) WAN
5 14 (10.00%) DHCP
5 14 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 12 (8.57%) HTTP
7 9 (6.43%) SSL
8 8 (5.71%) NAS
8 8 (5.71%) Wireless
9 7 (5.00%) Network Security
10 6 (4.29%) NetScaler
11 5 (3.57%) WLAN
12 4 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (2.86%) IPv4
12 4 (2.86%) MPLS
13 3 (2.14%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (2.14%) Fibre Channel
13 3 (2.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.14%) MySQL
3 9 (6.43%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.43%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.71%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.71%) OLTP
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.57%) Maven
2 5 (3.57%) Subversion
3 2 (1.43%) Travis CI
3 2 (1.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 29 (20.71%) Finance
2 4 (2.86%) French Language
3 3 (2.14%) Automotive
3 3 (2.14%) Law
3 3 (2.14%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.43%) Banking
4 2 (1.43%) Billing
4 2 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.71%) Electronics
5 1 (0.71%) Legal
5 1 (0.71%) Marketing
5 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (17.14%) Analyst
2 17 (12.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (11.43%) Operations Engineer
4 14 (10.00%) Architect
4 14 (10.00%) Security Analyst
5 12 (8.57%) VMware Engineer
6 11 (7.86%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 11 (7.86%) DevOps Engineer
6 11 (7.86%) Windows Engineer
7 9 (6.43%) Support Engineer
8 8 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (5.00%) Support Analyst
9 7 (5.00%) Technical Support
10 6 (4.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 6 (4.29%) Consultant
11 5 (3.57%) Project Manager
11 5 (3.57%) Senior Operations Engineer
11 5 (3.57%) System Design Authority
11 5 (3.57%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.14%) Middleware
2 7 (5.00%) J2EE
3 6 (4.29%) Java EE
4 5 (3.57%) LAMP
4 5 (3.57%) LEMP Stack
4 5 (3.57%) Web Services
5 4 (2.86%) LAPP Stack
6 3 (2.14%) .NET
6 3 (2.14%) Java SE
7 2 (1.43%) CSS
7 2 (1.43%) Django
7 2 (1.43%) jQuery
7 2 (1.43%) Matplotlib
7 2 (1.43%) Servlets
8 1 (0.71%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.71%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (23.57%) Data Centre
2 12 (8.57%) Computer Science
3 10 (7.14%) Clustering
4 7 (5.00%) EMC VNX
4 7 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.86%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (2.14%) Replication
7 2 (1.43%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.43%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.43%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (1.43%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.43%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.71%) LPAR
8 1 (0.71%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.71%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.71%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 97 (69.29%) Windows
2 49 (35.00%) Linux
3 42 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 32 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 31 (22.14%) Windows 7
6 26 (18.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (11.43%) Unix
9 7 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.14%) Solaris
11 2 (1.43%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.43%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.43%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.43%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.71%) AIX
12 1 (0.71%) CentOS
12 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (0.71%) VMS
12 1 (0.71%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (22.86%) ITIL
2 20 (14.29%) CRM
3 18 (12.86%) High Availability
3 18 (12.86%) Migration
4 15 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
5 13 (9.29%) DevOps
6 12 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
6 12 (8.57%) Forensic Analysis
6 12 (8.57%) Vulnerability Management
7 11 (7.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (7.86%) Load Balancing
7 11 (7.86%) Project Management
8 10 (7.14%) Digital Forensics
9 9 (6.43%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (6.43%) Configuration Management
9 9 (6.43%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (6.43%) Ethical Hacking
9 9 (6.43%) Service Delivery
9 9 (6.43%) Software Engineering
9 9 (6.43%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (22.14%) SQL
2 16 (11.43%) Java
3 15 (10.71%) Python
4 10 (7.14%) C
5 7 (5.00%) Perl
6 6 (4.29%) Ruby
7 5 (3.57%) PHP
8 4 (2.86%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.14%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.43%) C++
11 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.71%) Go
11 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.71%) VB
11 1 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (12.14%) Degree
2 16 (11.43%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.71%) DV Cleared
4 7 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.57%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (2.86%) CCNA
7 4 (2.86%) MCSE
8 3 (2.14%) CCNP
8 3 (2.14%) MCSA
9 2 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.43%) MCITP
10 1 (0.71%) CCDE
10 1 (0.71%) CCSE
10 1 (0.71%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.71%) Server+ Certification
10 1 (0.71%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.00%) JSP 440
2 5 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (3.57%) SLA
3 3 (2.14%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.14%) QA
4 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.71%) GAMP
4 1 (0.71%) GDPR
4 1 (0.71%) GxP
System Software
1 55 (39.29%) Active Directory
2 39 (27.86%) VMware ESX
3 20 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
4 17 (12.14%) vSphere
5 15 (10.71%) Hyper-V
6 13 (9.29%) XenApp
7 9 (6.43%) Virtual Servers
7 9 (6.43%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (5.71%) Docker
8 8 (5.71%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (4.29%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (2.86%) FreeRADIUS
10 4 (2.86%) KVM
11 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (2.14%) Xen
12 2 (1.43%) Firmware
12 2 (1.43%) LXC
12 2 (1.43%) VMware Server
12 2 (1.43%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.71%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 11 (7.86%) Ansible
2 8 (5.71%) Puppet
2 8 (5.71%) SCCM
3 7 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (3.57%) Nagios
4 5 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.14%) EMC VPLEX
6 2 (1.43%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (1.43%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.43%) WSUS
7 1 (0.71%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.71%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.71%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.71%) OpenView
7 1 (0.71%) SCOM
7 1 (0.71%) Simpana
7 1 (0.71%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.71%) vRealize
7 1 (0.71%) WMI
7 1 (0.71%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 140 (100.00%) VMware
2 50 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 26 (18.57%) Citrix
4 20 (14.29%) Avaya
5 19 (13.57%) Cisco
6 18 (12.86%) Epicor
7 14 (10.00%) HP
8 13 (9.29%) EMC
9 11 (7.86%) Oracle
10 10 (7.14%) Dell
11 8 (5.71%) Red Hat
12 7 (5.00%) NetApp
13 5 (3.57%) WSO2
14 4 (2.86%) CheckPoint
14 4 (2.86%) IBM
14 4 (2.86%) Lotus
15 3 (2.14%) Apple
15 3 (2.14%) Google
15 3 (2.14%) Novell
15 3 (2.14%) Symantec
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