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 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 60 61 106
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +45
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 71 81 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.85% 2.88% 1.66%
As % of the System Software category 20.29% 21.89% 13.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 38 18
Median daily rate £388 £320 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.09% +34.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £475 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 10
Median hourly rate £9.75 £38.84 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.89% +30.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.55 £29.45 £21.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.95 £60.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.75 £26.75
% change year-on-year
-6.54% -
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 of England region.

System Software Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
350 370 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.06% 13.15% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 169 185
Median daily rate £325 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £148 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 76 92
Median hourly rate £16.50 £28.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.59% +34.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.45 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.03 £50.00 £29.85
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 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 26 September 2016.

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 26 September 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
Bedfordshire +6 24 £388 +29.16% 5
Cambridgeshire +24 16 £300 -6.25% 10
Hertfordshire -6 15 £313 -34.21% 13
Norfolk +4 7 £490 +157.89%
Essex -15 5 £300 -17.24% 5
Suffolk 0 4 £525 +61.53%
VMware Infrastructure
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 East of England region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 125 (100.00%) VMware
2 94 (75.20%) Windows
3 68 (54.40%) Active Directory
4 64 (51.20%) Microsoft
5 56 (44.80%) Citrix
6 49 (39.20%) Windows Server
7 38 (30.40%) SQL Server
8 34 (27.20%) Linux
9 30 (24.00%) SCCM
10 29 (23.20%) Data Centre
10 29 (23.20%) ITIL
11 28 (22.40%) WAN
11 28 (22.40%) Windows Server 2008
12 27 (21.60%) IIS
13 26 (20.80%) Cisco
14 25 (20.00%) Hyper-V
15 23 (18.40%) SAN
15 23 (18.40%) Microsoft Azure
15 23 (18.40%) Windows Server 2012
16 22 (17.60%) High Availability
16 22 (17.60%) LAN
16 22 (17.60%) Unix
16 22 (17.60%) Firewall
17 21 (16.80%) Oracle
17 21 (16.80%) HP
17 21 (16.80%) vSphere
18 20 (16.00%) XenApp
19 19 (15.20%) VMware ESX
20 17 (13.60%) NetApp
20 17 (13.60%) SQL

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 27 (21.60%) IIS
2 13 (10.40%) MS Exchange
3 10 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (6.40%) Apache
5 6 (4.80%) WebLogic
6 4 (3.20%) OpenStack
6 4 (3.20%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.60%) IBM Domino
7 2 (1.60%) iPlanet
8 1 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.80%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 16 (12.80%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.20%) MS Office
3 1 (0.80%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.60%) BASE24
3 1 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (18.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (11.20%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (9.60%) Office 365
4 7 (5.60%) CloudFront
5 4 (3.20%) SaaS
6 2 (1.60%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.80%) IaaS
7 1 (0.80%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (22.40%) WAN
2 23 (18.40%) SAN
3 22 (17.60%) Firewall
3 22 (17.60%) LAN
4 15 (12.00%) NAS
5 7 (5.60%) LDAP
5 7 (5.60%) NetScaler
5 7 (5.60%) Network Security
6 6 (4.80%) BIG-IP
6 6 (4.80%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (4.80%) DHCP
6 6 (4.80%) Internet
6 6 (4.80%) MPLS
6 6 (4.80%) VPN
7 5 (4.00%) DNS
7 5 (4.00%) EIGRP
8 4 (3.20%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (3.20%) iSCSI
8 4 (3.20%) Wireless
8 4 (3.20%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (30.40%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.40%) Hadoop
2 8 (6.40%) Oracle Database
3 6 (4.80%) MySQL
4 5 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.40%) OLTP
6 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.80%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 5 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.60%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.60%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.80%) MSTest
3 1 (0.80%) NuGet
3 1 (0.80%) NUnit
3 1 (0.80%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (12.80%) Finance
2 5 (4.00%) Military
3 2 (1.60%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.60%) Retail
4 1 (0.80%) Advertising
4 1 (0.80%) Back Office
4 1 (0.80%) Billing
4 1 (0.80%) Electronics
4 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.80%) Marketing
4 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (22.40%) Architect
2 24 (19.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (10.40%) Infrastructure Architect
4 12 (9.60%) Windows Engineer
5 11 (8.80%) Technical Architect
6 10 (8.00%) Analyst
6 10 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 10 (8.00%) VMware Engineer
7 8 (6.40%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 8 (6.40%) Project Manager
7 8 (6.40%) Server Engineer
7 8 (6.40%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (5.60%) Developer
8 7 (5.60%) Integration Manager
8 7 (5.60%) Integration Project Manager
9 6 (4.80%) Cloud Engineer
9 6 (4.80%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (4.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 5 (4.00%) Hadoop Developer
10 5 (4.00%) Java Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.00%) Middleware
2 10 (8.00%) Web Services
3 5 (4.00%) JSP
4 4 (3.20%) JSON
5 3 (2.40%) SAML
6 2 (1.60%) HTML
6 2 (1.60%) J2EE
7 1 (0.80%) .NET
7 1 (0.80%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.80%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.80%) CSS
7 1 (0.80%) Django
7 1 (0.80%) jQuery
7 1 (0.80%) Matplotlib
7 1 (0.80%) NHibernate
7 1 (0.80%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (23.20%) Data Centre
2 14 (11.20%) Clustering
3 4 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.20%) CCTV
3 4 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.40%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.40%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (2.40%) NHS
4 3 (2.40%) PKI
4 3 (2.40%) RIA
4 3 (2.40%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.60%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.60%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.60%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.60%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (0.80%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.80%) iSeries
6 1 (0.80%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.80%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.80%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 94 (75.20%) Windows
2 49 (39.20%) Windows Server
3 34 (27.20%) Linux
4 28 (22.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (18.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (17.60%) Unix
7 13 (10.40%) Solaris
8 12 (9.60%) Windows 7
9 9 (7.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (4.80%) AIX
11 4 (3.20%) Windows 8
12 3 (2.40%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.60%) Debian
14 1 (0.80%) Android
14 1 (0.80%) CentOS
14 1 (0.80%) Mac OS X Server
14 1 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.80%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.80%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.80%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.20%) ITIL
2 22 (17.60%) High Availability
3 17 (13.60%) Load Balancing
4 13 (10.40%) Kalman Filter
5 12 (9.60%) Migration
5 12 (9.60%) Project Management
5 12 (9.60%) Secure Coding
6 11 (8.80%) Identity Management
7 10 (8.00%) PRINCE2
8 7 (5.60%) ITIL V3
8 7 (5.60%) Network Optimisation
8 7 (5.60%) SIEM
9 6 (4.80%) DevOps
9 6 (4.80%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (4.80%) Server Building
9 6 (4.80%) Service Delivery
9 6 (4.80%) Six Sigma
9 6 (4.80%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (4.00%) Benchmarking
10 5 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.60%) SQL
2 15 (12.00%) Java
3 13 (10.40%) Python
4 10 (8.00%) PowerShell
5 8 (6.40%) Shell Script
6 6 (4.80%) C
6 6 (4.80%) C++
7 4 (3.20%) PHP
8 3 (2.40%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.60%) Perl
9 2 (1.60%) Ruby
10 1 (0.80%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.80%) VB
10 1 (0.80%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (12.80%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (6.40%) DV Cleared
4 7 (5.60%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (5.60%) MCSE
4 7 (5.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (4.00%) MCITP
5 5 (4.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.20%) CCNA
6 4 (3.20%) RHCE
6 4 (3.20%) VCP5
7 2 (1.60%) CCA
7 2 (1.60%) CCDE
7 2 (1.60%) CCIE
7 2 (1.60%) CCNP
7 2 (1.60%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.60%) MCP
7 2 (1.60%) VCAP
8 1 (0.80%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.60%) PCI DSS
2 5 (4.00%) JSP 440
2 5 (4.00%) SLA
3 2 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.60%) QA
4 1 (0.80%) FISMA
4 1 (0.80%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 68 (54.40%) Active Directory
2 25 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 21 (16.80%) vSphere
4 20 (16.00%) XenApp
5 19 (15.20%) VMware ESX
6 11 (8.80%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (7.20%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (5.60%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (3.20%) Docker
9 4 (3.20%) KVM
9 4 (3.20%) LXC
9 4 (3.20%) vCloud
10 3 (2.40%) Firmware
10 3 (2.40%) XenServer
11 2 (1.60%) NFS
11 2 (1.60%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (1.60%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.80%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.80%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 30 (24.00%) SCCM
2 15 (12.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 11 (8.80%) SCOM
4 8 (6.40%) Puppet
5 7 (5.60%) Backup Exec
6 4 (3.20%) SCVMM
6 4 (3.20%) WSUS
7 3 (2.40%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (2.40%) NetBackup
7 3 (2.40%) OpenView
7 3 (2.40%) Tivoli
7 3 (2.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (1.60%) Ansible
8 2 (1.60%) Cobbler
8 2 (1.60%) Control-M
8 2 (1.60%) FortiGate
8 2 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.60%) PowerCLI
8 2 (1.60%) Simpana
Vendors
1 125 (100.00%) VMware
2 64 (51.20%) Microsoft
3 56 (44.80%) Citrix
4 26 (20.80%) Cisco
5 21 (16.80%) HP
5 21 (16.80%) Oracle
6 17 (13.60%) NetApp
7 13 (10.40%) Red Hat
8 10 (8.00%) Dell
9 9 (7.20%) CheckPoint
9 9 (7.20%) Sun
10 8 (6.40%) F5
11 7 (5.60%) Akamai
12 6 (4.80%) BMC
13 5 (4.00%) Avaya
14 4 (3.20%) 3PAR
14 4 (3.20%) IBM
15 3 (2.40%) Remedy
15 3 (2.40%) Veeam
16 2 (1.60%) EMC