The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
UK / England
Rank 107 88 76
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -12
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 887 1153 1196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.12% 2.42% 2.55%
As % of the System Software category 18.54% 23.40% 24.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 604 747 734
Median daily rate £400 £390 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 43 47
Median hourly rate £22.50 £42.25 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.74% +46.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.78 £16.80 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £57.13 £42.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £43.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-47.67% +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 England region.

System Software Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4785 4928 4831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.44% 10.33% 10.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3049 2976 2666
Median daily rate £410 £381 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.54% +0.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 329 452 559
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.00 £31.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
- -1.53%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in England

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in England

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in England

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Histogram in England

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 22 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
London -21 372 £425 - 113
South East -6 223 £400 +13.47% 76
East of England +25 69 £365 +4.28% 25
South West -24 57 £301 -14.14% 19
North West -14 41 £373 -0.66% 42
Yorkshire -26 37 £393 +0.64% 32
East Midlands -4 32 £400 +14.28% 10
North East -6 26 £278 -36.57% 4
West Midlands -2 25 £300 -20.00% 16
Midlands +3 2 £450 -18.18%
VMware Infrastructure
UK

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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 England region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 2080 (100.00%) VMware
2 1214 (58.37%) Windows
3 784 (37.69%) Active Directory
4 777 (37.36%) Linux
5 772 (37.12%) Microsoft
6 658 (31.63%) Windows Server
7 493 (23.70%) Cisco
8 476 (22.88%) Security Cleared
9 456 (21.92%) Windows Server 2008
10 435 (20.91%) DNS
11 428 (20.58%) ITIL
12 402 (19.33%) Citrix
13 398 (19.13%) Firewall
14 389 (18.70%) Windows Server 2012
15 371 (17.84%) SAN
16 369 (17.74%) Data Centre
17 348 (16.73%) SC Cleared
18 313 (15.05%) Red Hat
19 301 (14.47%) Hyper-V
19 301 (14.47%) DevOps
20 300 (14.42%) vSphere
21 299 (14.38%) PowerShell
22 294 (14.13%) HP
23 291 (13.99%) Puppet
24 285 (13.70%) Finance
25 283 (13.61%) SQL
26 265 (12.74%) SQL Server
27 263 (12.64%) Unix
28 255 (12.26%) Microsoft Azure
28 255 (12.26%) Amazon AWS

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 208 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 175 (8.41%) IIS
3 169 (8.13%) Apache
4 114 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 114 (5.48%) Tomcat
5 98 (4.71%) SharePoint
6 77 (3.70%) OpenStack
7 72 (3.46%) Skype for Business
8 71 (3.41%) WebSphere
9 68 (3.27%) nginx
10 66 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
11 45 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2007
12 44 (2.12%) Jetty
13 33 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
14 26 (1.25%) Mongrel
15 24 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
16 23 (1.11%) JBoss
17 21 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 20 (0.96%) WebLogic
19 19 (0.91%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 231 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 128 (6.15%) MS Office
3 30 (1.44%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.24%) MS Project
7 2 (0.096%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.048%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.048%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 17 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (0.43%) SAP Hybris
4 5 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.19%) Infor M3
5 4 (0.19%) Oracle Retail
5 4 (0.19%) Pegasus Opera
6 3 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.14%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 3 (0.14%) Sentinel
6 3 (0.14%) Teamcenter
7 2 (0.096%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.096%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.048%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.048%) RMDS
8 1 (0.048%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 255 (12.26%) Amazon AWS
1 255 (12.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 152 (7.31%) Office 365
3 137 (6.59%) IaaS
4 78 (3.75%) PaaS
5 62 (2.98%) SaaS
6 48 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
7 35 (1.68%) Amazon EC2
8 32 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
8 32 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
9 30 (1.44%) AWS CloudFormation
10 25 (1.20%) Google App Engine
11 20 (0.96%) GitHub
12 13 (0.63%) Amazon S3
12 13 (0.63%) HP Helion
13 7 (0.34%) G Suite
14 6 (0.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 6 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
14 6 (0.29%) Sumo Logic
15 5 (0.24%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 435 (20.91%) DNS
2 398 (19.13%) Firewall
3 371 (17.84%) SAN
4 239 (11.49%) TCP/IP
5 229 (11.01%) DHCP
6 208 (10.00%) WAN
7 201 (9.66%) LAN
8 127 (6.11%) VPN
9 117 (5.63%) NAS
10 95 (4.57%) HTTP
11 87 (4.18%) SSL
12 79 (3.80%) Internet
13 76 (3.65%) VLAN
14 75 (3.61%) LDAP
15 65 (3.13%) Network Security
15 65 (3.13%) Wireless
16 64 (3.08%) Cisco ASA
17 56 (2.69%) IPsec
18 55 (2.64%) NetScaler
19 54 (2.60%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 265 (12.74%) SQL Server
2 113 (5.43%) MySQL
3 62 (2.98%) PostgreSQL
4 52 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 51 (2.45%) Hadoop
6 44 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
7 38 (1.83%) Big Data
7 38 (1.83%) NoSQL
7 38 (1.83%) Oracle Database
8 33 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
9 31 (1.49%) Relational Database
10 29 (1.39%) DB2
11 23 (1.11%) MongoDB
12 21 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 14 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 13 (0.63%) HBase
15 12 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
15 12 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
15 12 (0.58%) SQL Server 2014
16 11 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 149 (7.16%) Jenkins
2 134 (6.44%) Git (software)
3 29 (1.39%) Maven
4 26 (1.25%) Travis CI
5 24 (1.15%) Gerrit
5 24 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 22 (1.06%) Visual Studio
7 21 (1.01%) JIRA
8 20 (0.96%) MSI
8 20 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
9 19 (0.91%) GitLab
9 19 (0.91%) TeamCity
10 18 (0.87%) Mercurial
11 15 (0.72%) Vagrant
12 12 (0.58%) Subversion
13 10 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 10 (0.48%) Oracle APEX
14 9 (0.43%) Sonatype Nexus
15 6 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
16 5 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 285 (13.70%) Finance
2 75 (3.61%) Banking
3 69 (3.32%) Telecoms
4 47 (2.26%) Manufacturing
5 42 (2.02%) Retail
6 41 (1.97%) Law
7 31 (1.49%) Back Office
8 28 (1.35%) Marketing
9 23 (1.11%) Legal
10 22 (1.06%) Electronics
10 22 (1.06%) Games
11 21 (1.01%) Military
12 15 (0.72%) Advertising
13 13 (0.63%) Investment Banking
14 11 (0.53%) Billing
14 11 (0.53%) Publishing
15 8 (0.38%) Local Government
16 6 (0.29%) Financial Institution
17 4 (0.19%) French Language
17 4 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 265 (12.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 242 (11.63%) Architect
3 180 (8.65%) Analyst
4 174 (8.37%) DevOps Engineer
5 159 (7.64%) Administrator
6 139 (6.68%) Support Engineer
6 139 (6.68%) VMware Engineer
7 121 (5.82%) Systems Administrator
8 107 (5.14%) Consultant
9 98 (4.71%) Infrastructure Architect
10 84 (4.04%) Windows Engineer
11 74 (3.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 70 (3.37%) Support Analyst
13 67 (3.22%) Linux Engineer
14 66 (3.17%) Linux Administrator
14 66 (3.17%) Systems Engineer
15 63 (3.03%) Wintel Engineer
16 62 (2.98%) 2nd Line Support
17 58 (2.79%) 3rd Line Support
17 58 (2.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (3.85%) Middleware
2 68 (3.27%) Web Services
3 65 (3.13%) LAMP
4 62 (2.98%) .NET
5 40 (1.92%) J2EE
6 37 (1.78%) XML
7 35 (1.68%) LAPP Stack
8 34 (1.63%) HTML
9 32 (1.54%) RabbitMQ
10 29 (1.39%) LEMP Stack
11 25 (1.20%) Elastic Stack
11 25 (1.20%) Servlets
12 24 (1.15%) REST
13 21 (1.01%) CSS
14 16 (0.77%) JSON
15 15 (0.72%) Node.js
16 14 (0.67%) ASP.NET
16 14 (0.67%) SOAP
17 13 (0.63%) MCollective
17 13 (0.63%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 369 (17.74%) Data Centre
2 121 (5.82%) Analytical Skills
3 120 (5.77%) Clustering
4 86 (4.13%) Management Information System
5 84 (4.04%) EMC VNX
6 71 (3.41%) Replication
7 58 (2.79%) Computer Science
8 57 (2.74%) EMC VMAX
9 49 (2.36%) Fat Client
9 49 (2.36%) Thin Client
10 45 (2.16%) PKI
11 44 (2.12%) VxBlock/Vblock
12 35 (1.68%) Private Cloud
13 32 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
14 30 (1.44%) Hybrid Cloud
15 29 (1.39%) Public Cloud
16 27 (1.30%) Blackberry
17 25 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
18 22 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
19 19 (0.91%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1214 (58.37%) Windows
2 777 (37.36%) Linux
3 658 (31.63%) Windows Server
4 456 (21.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 389 (18.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 263 (12.64%) Unix
7 254 (12.21%) Windows 7
8 244 (11.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 234 (11.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 135 (6.49%) CentOS
11 104 (5.00%) Solaris
12 95 (4.57%) Windows 10
13 77 (3.70%) AIX
14 66 (3.17%) Ubuntu
15 45 (2.16%) SUSE
16 42 (2.02%) Windows 8
17 40 (1.92%) Mac OS X
18 36 (1.73%) Oracle Linux
19 31 (1.49%) Windows XP
20 17 (0.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 428 (20.58%) ITIL
2 301 (14.47%) DevOps
3 229 (11.01%) Agile Software Development
4 218 (10.48%) Migration
5 199 (9.57%) Configuration Management
6 147 (7.07%) Continuous Integration
7 135 (6.49%) Service Management
8 122 (5.87%) Project Management
9 113 (5.43%) Scrum
10 110 (5.29%) Change Management
11 107 (5.14%) Problem Management
12 104 (5.00%) High Availability
13 103 (4.95%) Open Source
14 99 (4.76%) Load Balancing
15 91 (4.38%) Continuous Delivery
16 88 (4.23%) Disaster Recovery
17 84 (4.04%) Incident Management
17 84 (4.04%) Virtual Environments
18 71 (3.41%) Performance Tuning
18 71 (3.41%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 299 (14.38%) PowerShell
2 283 (13.61%) SQL
3 186 (8.94%) Python
4 184 (8.85%) Bash Shell
5 150 (7.21%) Java
6 130 (6.25%) Perl
7 75 (3.61%) Ruby
8 53 (2.55%) Shell Script
9 51 (2.45%) PHP
10 48 (2.31%) C
11 46 (2.21%) JavaScript
12 45 (2.16%) C#
12 45 (2.16%) VBScript
13 24 (1.15%) VB
14 23 (1.11%) Korn
15 12 (0.58%) AWK
16 9 (0.43%) C++
16 9 (0.43%) C-shell
17 8 (0.38%) sed
17 8 (0.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 476 (22.88%) Security Cleared
2 348 (16.73%) SC Cleared
3 169 (8.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 132 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
5 119 (5.72%) MCSE
6 103 (4.95%) DV Cleared
7 99 (4.76%) Degree
8 88 (4.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 85 (4.09%) CCNA
10 72 (3.46%) CCNP
11 66 (3.17%) MCSA
12 58 (2.79%) ITIL Certification
13 41 (1.97%) MCITP
14 34 (1.63%) BPSS Clearance
15 27 (1.30%) MCP
16 23 (1.11%) Citrix Certification
17 22 (1.06%) DBS Check
18 21 (1.01%) RHCE
19 19 (0.91%) CISSP
20 11 (0.53%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (4.23%) SLA
2 45 (2.16%) PCI DSS
3 37 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (1.59%) Disclosure Scotland
5 24 (1.15%) JSP 440
6 20 (0.96%) QA
7 7 (0.34%) RMADS
8 6 (0.29%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.14%) PA-DSS
10 2 (0.096%) BS25999
10 2 (0.096%) GPG13
10 2 (0.096%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.096%) ISO22301
11 1 (0.048%) BS7799
11 1 (0.048%) COBIT
11 1 (0.048%) GAMP
11 1 (0.048%) GCP
11 1 (0.048%) GxP
11 1 (0.048%) PMBOK
System Software
1 784 (37.69%) Active Directory
2 301 (14.47%) Hyper-V
3 300 (14.42%) vSphere
4 236 (11.35%) VMware ESX
5 164 (7.88%) XenApp
6 161 (7.74%) VMware ESXi
7 127 (6.11%) Virtual Machines
8 92 (4.42%) Docker
9 89 (4.28%) Virtual Servers
10 88 (4.23%) Microsoft App-V
11 83 (3.99%) XenDesktop
12 81 (3.89%) vCloud
13 67 (3.22%) Virtual Desktop
14 60 (2.88%) Xen
15 53 (2.55%) NFS
16 50 (2.40%) KVM
17 42 (2.02%) XenServer
18 31 (1.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 29 (1.39%) VMware Workstation
20 28 (1.35%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 291 (13.99%) Puppet
2 184 (8.85%) SCCM
3 150 (7.21%) Ansible
4 121 (5.82%) Opscode Chef
5 81 (3.89%) SCOM
6 70 (3.37%) Nagios
7 54 (2.60%) vRealize
8 53 (2.55%) ZABBIX
9 50 (2.40%) NetBackup
10 49 (2.36%) Microsoft Clustering
11 47 (2.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 45 (2.16%) WSUS
13 37 (1.78%) HAProxy
14 32 (1.54%) Backup Exec
14 32 (1.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 29 (1.39%) Nessus
16 28 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
17 27 (1.30%) AirWatch
18 24 (1.15%) EMC NetWorker
19 22 (1.06%) vMotion
Vendors
1 2080 (100.00%) VMware
2 772 (37.12%) Microsoft
3 493 (23.70%) Cisco
4 402 (19.33%) Citrix
5 313 (15.05%) Red Hat
6 294 (14.13%) HP
7 213 (10.24%) EMC
8 192 (9.23%) Oracle
9 157 (7.55%) NetApp
10 143 (6.88%) IBM
11 112 (5.38%) Dell
12 102 (4.90%) Symantec
13 89 (4.28%) CheckPoint
14 61 (2.93%) AppSense
14 61 (2.93%) F5
15 60 (2.88%) Avaya
16 55 (2.64%) Veritas
17 53 (2.55%) 3PAR
18 50 (2.40%) Veeam
19 48 (2.31%) SAP
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Ascend Consulting
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FRG Technology Consulting
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Experis Ltd
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London
Experis Ltd
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Volt
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ReThink Recruitment
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TEKsystems
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City, London
TEKsystems
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Experis Ltd
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
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Yorkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
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Experis Ltd
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Manchester
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CPS Group Limited
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