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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 66 55 62
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 66 89 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.68% 3.11% 2.60%
As % of the System Software category 18.80% 20.09% 18.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 51 40
Median daily rate £450 £288 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.52% -4.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £165 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £420 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 3
Median hourly rate £46.25 £37.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% +226.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £21.38
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +63.74%
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
351 443 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.25% 15.50% 14.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 229 210
Median daily rate £350 £310 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +16.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £165 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £433 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 85 64
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +8.54%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Cambridgeshire +18 20 £450 +41.73% 9
Suffolk +11 12 £575 - 3
Hertfordshire -9 12 £425 +26.86% 7
Essex -8 10 £550 +83.33% 1
Bedfordshire -5 6 £350 +21.73% 1
Norfolk -5 6 £325 +85.71%
VMware Infrastructure
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 109 (100.00%) VMware
2 83 (76.15%) Windows
3 46 (42.20%) Microsoft
3 46 (42.20%) Windows Server
4 45 (41.28%) Active Directory
5 30 (27.52%) Data Centre
6 29 (26.61%) SQL Server
7 28 (25.69%) ITIL
7 28 (25.69%) Cisco
8 25 (22.94%) MS Exchange
8 25 (22.94%) Citrix
9 24 (22.02%) Linux
10 23 (21.10%) Finance
10 23 (21.10%) Windows Server 2008
11 22 (20.18%) HP
12 21 (19.27%) SQL
13 20 (18.35%) IIS
13 20 (18.35%) DNS
14 19 (17.43%) VMware ESX
15 18 (16.51%) MS Excel
15 18 (16.51%) SAN
15 18 (16.51%) Windows Server 2012
16 17 (15.60%) Hyper-V
17 15 (13.76%) Migration
17 15 (13.76%) SCCM
18 14 (12.84%) NetApp
18 14 (12.84%) WAN
18 14 (12.84%) Microsoft Azure
18 14 (12.84%) Amazon AWS
18 14 (12.84%) High Availability

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 (22.94%) MS Exchange
2 20 (18.35%) IIS
3 12 (11.01%) SharePoint
4 11 (10.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (6.42%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (5.50%) Apache
6 6 (5.50%) SAS
7 4 (3.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (3.67%) OpenStack
7 4 (3.67%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (3.67%) Skype for Business
8 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.83%) Jetty
9 2 (1.83%) nginx
9 2 (1.83%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (16.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.75%) MS Office
3 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.83%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.84%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (12.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.34%) Office 365
3 5 (4.59%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (4.59%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (3.67%) SaaS
5 3 (2.75%) Google App Engine
5 3 (2.75%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.75%) IaaS
5 3 (2.75%) PaaS
6 2 (1.83%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.35%) DNS
2 18 (16.51%) SAN
3 14 (12.84%) WAN
4 11 (10.09%) DHCP
4 11 (10.09%) LAN
5 8 (7.34%) NAS
6 7 (6.42%) Firewall
6 7 (6.42%) TCP/IP
7 6 (5.50%) Network Security
8 5 (4.59%) LDAP
8 5 (4.59%) VPN
9 4 (3.67%) Intranet
9 4 (3.67%) IP Telephony
10 3 (2.75%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (2.75%) FTP
10 3 (2.75%) HTTP
10 3 (2.75%) IPsec
10 3 (2.75%) iSCSI
10 3 (2.75%) SSL
11 2 (1.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (26.61%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.67%) Data Mart
3 3 (2.75%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.83%) MySQL
4 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (4.59%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.83%) Travis CI
4 1 (0.92%) MSTest
4 1 (0.92%) NuGet
4 1 (0.92%) NUnit
4 1 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (21.10%) Finance
2 4 (3.67%) Banking
3 3 (2.75%) Advertising
4 2 (1.83%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.83%) Military
5 1 (0.92%) Back Office
5 1 (0.92%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (20.18%) Architect
2 16 (14.68%) VMware Engineer
3 11 (10.09%) Server Engineer
4 10 (9.17%) 3rd Line Support
5 9 (8.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (8.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (8.26%) Infrastructure Support
6 8 (7.34%) Support Engineer
6 8 (7.34%) Technical Architect
7 7 (6.42%) Analyst
7 7 (6.42%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (6.42%) Infrastructure Architect
7 7 (6.42%) Infrastructure Manager
7 7 (6.42%) Operations Engineer
8 6 (5.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 6 (5.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 6 (5.50%) Project Manager
8 6 (5.50%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (5.50%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (4.59%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.42%) Middleware
2 5 (4.59%) Web Services
3 4 (3.67%) .NET
3 4 (3.67%) JSON
4 2 (1.83%) HTML
4 2 (1.83%) J2EE
4 2 (1.83%) Servlets
5 1 (0.92%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.92%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.92%) CSS
5 1 (0.92%) Django
5 1 (0.92%) jQuery
5 1 (0.92%) Matplotlib
5 1 (0.92%) NHibernate
5 1 (0.92%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (27.52%) Data Centre
2 9 (8.26%) Clustering
3 5 (4.59%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.75%) CCTV
4 3 (2.75%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.83%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.83%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.83%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.83%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.83%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.92%) CESG
6 1 (0.92%) CMDB
6 1 (0.92%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.92%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.92%) Fintech
6 1 (0.92%) NHS
6 1 (0.92%) Replication
6 1 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 83 (76.15%) Windows
2 46 (42.20%) Windows Server
3 24 (22.02%) Linux
4 23 (21.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (16.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (11.93%) Unix
7 11 (10.09%) Windows 7
8 10 (9.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (3.67%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (2.75%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.83%) Solaris
11 2 (1.83%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.92%) AIX
12 1 (0.92%) Debian
12 1 (0.92%) HPUX
12 1 (0.92%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.92%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (25.69%) ITIL
2 15 (13.76%) Migration
3 14 (12.84%) High Availability
4 8 (7.34%) Configuration Management
4 8 (7.34%) DevOps
4 8 (7.34%) Load Balancing
5 7 (6.42%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (6.42%) Server Virtualisation
6 6 (5.50%) CRM
6 6 (5.50%) Data Migration
6 6 (5.50%) Performance Management
6 6 (5.50%) Project Management
6 6 (5.50%) Secure Coding
6 6 (5.50%) Service Management
7 5 (4.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (4.59%) PRINCE2
8 4 (3.67%) Functional Testing
8 4 (3.67%) SFIA
9 3 (2.75%) ITIL V3
9 3 (2.75%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.27%) SQL
2 8 (7.34%) Python
3 7 (6.42%) PowerShell
4 6 (5.50%) Java
5 5 (4.59%) C
6 3 (2.75%) C++
6 3 (2.75%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.83%) Perl
7 2 (1.83%) PHP
8 1 (0.92%) C#
8 1 (0.92%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.92%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (11.01%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (11.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (10.09%) Security Cleared
3 8 (7.34%) VCP5
4 6 (5.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (5.50%) MCSE
5 5 (4.59%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (4.59%) MCSA
6 4 (3.67%) RHCE
6 4 (3.67%) VCP6
7 3 (2.75%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.75%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.83%) Degree
9 1 (0.92%) CCA
9 1 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.92%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.92%) HND
9 1 (0.92%) MBA
9 1 (0.92%) MCP
9 1 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.59%) SLA
2 3 (2.75%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.83%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.92%) QA
4 1 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (41.28%) Active Directory
2 19 (17.43%) VMware ESX
3 17 (15.60%) Hyper-V
4 9 (8.26%) vSphere
5 8 (7.34%) XenApp
6 6 (5.50%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (3.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (3.67%) Docker
7 4 (3.67%) KVM
7 4 (3.67%) LXC
7 4 (3.67%) MetaFrame
7 4 (3.67%) vCloud
7 4 (3.67%) XenServer
8 3 (2.75%) Xen
9 2 (1.83%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.83%) NFS
9 2 (1.83%) VMware Server
9 2 (1.83%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.92%) Firmware
10 1 (0.92%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 15 (13.76%) SCCM
2 12 (11.01%) SCOM
3 11 (10.09%) Puppet
4 6 (5.50%) Backup Exec
5 4 (3.67%) Ansible
5 4 (3.67%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (3.67%) SCVMM
6 3 (2.75%) Bacula
6 3 (2.75%) NetBackup
6 3 (2.75%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.83%) Cobbler
7 2 (1.83%) Control-M
7 2 (1.83%) WSUS
8 1 (0.92%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.92%) vRealize
Vendors
1 109 (100.00%) VMware
2 46 (42.20%) Microsoft
3 28 (25.69%) Cisco
4 25 (22.94%) Citrix
5 22 (20.18%) HP
6 14 (12.84%) NetApp
7 10 (9.17%) CheckPoint
8 9 (8.26%) Dell
9 6 (5.50%) Oracle
9 6 (5.50%) Red Hat
10 5 (4.59%) EMC
10 5 (4.59%) Symantec
11 4 (3.67%) SunGard
12 3 (2.75%) BMC
12 3 (2.75%) Google
12 3 (2.75%) Remedy
13 2 (1.83%) 3PAR
13 2 (1.83%) Altiris
13 2 (1.83%) Veeam
14 1 (0.92%) MuleSoft
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