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 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 60 81 67
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -14
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 69 57 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.97% 2.21% 2.57%
As % of the System Software category 22.19% 16.62% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 27 34
Median daily rate £388 £388 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +40.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £231 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £435 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 10
Median hourly rate £33.75 £34.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% +58.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.66 £28.20 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £61.50 £47.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.37% +8.00%
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 of England region.

System Software Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
311 343 415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.38% 13.30% 14.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 150 211
Median daily rate £338 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £145 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 102 85
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +5.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%

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 6 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Histogram 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 6 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
Essex +8 13 £325 -16.12% 1
Bedfordshire +10 12 £413 +13.79%
Cambridgeshire +2 12 £400 -8.57% 6
Hertfordshire -6 12 £475 +18.75% 4
Suffolk -1 11 £313 -13.79% 2
Norfolk +16 9 £371 +95.26%
VMware Infrastructure
England

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

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

1 132 (100.00%) VMware
2 89 (67.42%) Windows
3 68 (51.52%) Active Directory
4 58 (43.94%) Microsoft
5 45 (34.09%) Citrix
6 43 (32.58%) Windows Server
7 42 (31.82%) Linux
8 31 (23.48%) ITIL
8 31 (23.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (21.21%) Cisco
10 27 (20.45%) Firewall
11 26 (19.70%) VMware ESX
11 26 (19.70%) SQL Server
12 25 (18.94%) IIS
12 25 (18.94%) vSphere
13 24 (18.18%) XenApp
13 24 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
13 24 (18.18%) Data Centre
14 23 (17.42%) Microsoft Azure
14 23 (17.42%) SQL
14 23 (17.42%) Unix
14 23 (17.42%) HP
15 22 (16.67%) Java
15 22 (16.67%) DNS
15 22 (16.67%) Finance
15 22 (16.67%) SCCM
16 21 (15.91%) Windows 7
16 21 (15.91%) WAN
17 20 (15.15%) Oracle
17 20 (15.15%) Security Cleared

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 25 (18.94%) IIS
2 14 (10.61%) MS Exchange
3 13 (9.85%) SharePoint
4 11 (8.33%) Apache
5 9 (6.82%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (4.55%) nginx
6 6 (4.55%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.27%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.52%) IBM Domino
8 2 (1.52%) iPlanet
8 2 (1.52%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.76%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.76%) JBoss
9 1 (0.76%) Jetty
9 1 (0.76%) Mongrel
Applications
1 17 (12.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.27%) MS Office
3 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.76%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) SAP Business One
1 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.76%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 23 (17.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (10.61%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (10.61%) Office 365
3 7 (5.30%) CloudFront
4 3 (2.27%) SaaS
5 2 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.76%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.76%) G Suite
6 1 (0.76%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.76%) IaaS
6 1 (0.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (20.45%) Firewall
2 22 (16.67%) DNS
3 21 (15.91%) WAN
4 15 (11.36%) SAN
5 14 (10.61%) LAN
6 13 (9.85%) DHCP
7 11 (8.33%) NetScaler
8 9 (6.82%) MPLS
8 9 (6.82%) Wireless
9 8 (6.06%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (6.06%) VPN
10 7 (5.30%) Internet
10 7 (5.30%) WLAN
11 6 (4.55%) BIG-IP
11 6 (4.55%) EIGRP
11 6 (4.55%) TCP/IP
12 5 (3.79%) HTTP
12 5 (3.79%) NAS
12 5 (3.79%) Network Security
13 4 (3.03%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (19.70%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.85%) MySQL
3 8 (6.06%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.79%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.27%) OLTP
6 3 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.27%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.52%) TeamCity
2 2 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.76%) Travis CI
General
1 22 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (2.27%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.27%) Military
3 2 (1.52%) Automotive
3 2 (1.52%) Billing
3 2 (1.52%) Law
3 2 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.52%) Retail
4 1 (0.76%) Banking
4 1 (0.76%) Electronics
4 1 (0.76%) Marketing
4 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (21.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (16.67%) Architect
3 15 (11.36%) Analyst
3 15 (11.36%) Windows Engineer
4 11 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 8 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (6.06%) Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (6.06%) Support Engineer
5 8 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (5.30%) Operations Engineer
6 7 (5.30%) VMware Architect
6 7 (5.30%) VMware Engineer
7 6 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (4.55%) Consultant
7 6 (4.55%) Security Analyst
7 6 (4.55%) Senior Windows Engineer
8 5 (3.79%) Developer
8 5 (3.79%) Migration Engineer
8 5 (3.79%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (3.79%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.33%) Web Services
2 9 (6.82%) Middleware
3 5 (3.79%) JSP
3 5 (3.79%) LAMP
3 5 (3.79%) LEMP Stack
4 4 (3.03%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (2.27%) J2EE
5 3 (2.27%) SAML
6 2 (1.52%) .NET
6 2 (1.52%) CSS
6 2 (1.52%) Django
6 2 (1.52%) Java EE
6 2 (1.52%) jQuery
6 2 (1.52%) Matplotlib
7 1 (0.76%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.76%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.79%) Clustering
3 5 (3.79%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.27%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (2.27%) PKI
5 3 (2.27%) RIA
6 2 (1.52%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.52%) NHS
6 2 (1.52%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.52%) Replication
6 2 (1.52%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.76%) CCTV
7 1 (0.76%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.76%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.76%) Statistics
7 1 (0.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 89 (67.42%) Windows
2 43 (32.58%) Windows Server
3 42 (31.82%) Linux
4 31 (23.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (17.42%) Unix
7 21 (15.91%) Windows 7
8 18 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (11.36%) Solaris
10 6 (4.55%) AIX
11 4 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (2.27%) Ubuntu
12 3 (2.27%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.52%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.76%) Android
14 1 (0.76%) CentOS
14 1 (0.76%) Debian
14 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X Server
14 1 (0.76%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.76%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (23.48%) ITIL
2 19 (14.39%) Migration
3 15 (11.36%) Kalman Filter
4 14 (10.61%) High Availability
5 13 (9.85%) Project Management
6 12 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (6.82%) CRM
8 9 (6.82%) PRINCE2
8 9 (6.82%) Service Delivery
9 8 (6.06%) DevOps
10 7 (5.30%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (5.30%) Identity Management
11 6 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (4.55%) Converged Infrastructure
11 6 (4.55%) Load Balancing
11 6 (4.55%) PRINCE
11 6 (4.55%) Six Sigma
12 5 (3.79%) ITIL V3
12 5 (3.79%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 23 (17.42%) SQL
2 22 (16.67%) Java
3 14 (10.61%) Python
4 8 (6.06%) Perl
4 8 (6.06%) PowerShell
4 8 (6.06%) Ruby
5 7 (5.30%) PHP
6 6 (4.55%) Shell Script
7 5 (3.79%) C
8 4 (3.03%) C++
9 3 (2.27%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.52%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.76%) Go
11 1 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (6.82%) MCSE
4 8 (6.06%) Degree
4 8 (6.06%) DV Cleared
4 8 (6.06%) SC Cleared
5 7 (5.30%) MCITP
5 7 (5.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (3.79%) CCNA
7 3 (2.27%) CCDE
7 3 (2.27%) CCIE
7 3 (2.27%) CCNP
7 3 (2.27%) VCAP
8 2 (1.52%) MCP
8 2 (1.52%) MCSA
9 1 (0.76%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.76%) CCA
9 1 (0.76%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.82%) JSP 440
1 9 (6.82%) PCI DSS
2 6 (4.55%) SLA
3 2 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.52%) QA
4 1 (0.76%) FISMA
4 1 (0.76%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 68 (51.52%) Active Directory
2 26 (19.70%) VMware ESX
3 25 (18.94%) vSphere
4 24 (18.18%) XenApp
5 18 (13.64%) Hyper-V
6 13 (9.85%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (6.82%) Virtual Desktop
8 7 (5.30%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (4.55%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (3.03%) FreeRADIUS
11 3 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (2.27%) XenDesktop
12 2 (1.52%) Docker
12 2 (1.52%) Firmware
12 2 (1.52%) VMware Server
12 2 (1.52%) XenServer
13 1 (0.76%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.76%) KVM
13 1 (0.76%) LXC
13 1 (0.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (16.67%) SCCM
2 8 (6.06%) Puppet
3 7 (5.30%) Backup Exec
4 6 (4.55%) Ansible
5 5 (3.79%) Nagios
5 5 (3.79%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (3.03%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (3.03%) SCOM
7 3 (2.27%) FortiGate
7 3 (2.27%) OpenView
7 3 (2.27%) Simpana
7 3 (2.27%) Tivoli
7 3 (2.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (2.27%) WSUS
8 2 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.76%) EMC VPLEX
9 1 (0.76%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.76%) vMotion
Vendors
1 132 (100.00%) VMware
2 58 (43.94%) Microsoft
3 45 (34.09%) Citrix
4 28 (21.21%) Cisco
5 23 (17.42%) HP
6 20 (15.15%) Oracle
7 15 (11.36%) NetApp
8 14 (10.61%) Avaya
8 14 (10.61%) Dell
9 11 (8.33%) CheckPoint
9 11 (8.33%) Red Hat
10 9 (6.82%) Epicor
10 9 (6.82%) Sun
11 8 (6.06%) F5
12 7 (5.30%) Akamai
13 6 (4.55%) 3PAR
14 4 (3.03%) IBM
15 3 (2.27%) BMC
15 3 (2.27%) CommVault
15 3 (2.27%) Novell
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