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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
UK / England
Rank 92 88 74
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 1019 1123 1185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.45% 2.45% 2.56%
As % of the System Software category 20.35% 23.88% 24.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 673 746 724
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £236 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 50 46
Median hourly rate £22.50 £34.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.25% +54.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.95 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.07 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +20.68%

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
5007 4703 4784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.05% 10.27% 10.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3164 2844 2649
Median daily rate £400 £393 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
- +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 338 462 554
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £44.40 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -11 425 £425 - 114
South East +6 252 £400 +9.96% 84
East of England +46 84 £381 +1.66% 20
South West -26 54 £350 - 12
North East +13 49 £250 -44.44% 6
North West +2 45 £310 -15.93% 41
Yorkshire -21 45 £375 -3.84% 32
East Midlands -8 32 £375 - 13
West Midlands -7 27 £325 +4.83% 24
Midlands +3 2 £450 +1.12%
VMware Infrastructure
UK

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 2169 (100.00%) VMware
2 1251 (57.68%) Windows
3 856 (39.47%) Linux
4 802 (36.98%) Active Directory
5 801 (36.93%) Microsoft
6 673 (31.03%) Windows Server
7 508 (23.42%) Cisco
8 487 (22.45%) Security Cleared
9 475 (21.90%) DNS
10 467 (21.53%) Windows Server 2008
11 411 (18.95%) Firewall
12 407 (18.76%) ITIL
13 396 (18.26%) Citrix
14 395 (18.21%) SAN
15 385 (17.75%) Windows Server 2012
16 371 (17.10%) SC Cleared
17 365 (16.83%) Data Centre
18 349 (16.09%) Red Hat
19 329 (15.17%) Puppet
20 327 (15.08%) HP
21 319 (14.71%) DevOps
22 316 (14.57%) vSphere
23 312 (14.38%) Unix
23 312 (14.38%) PowerShell
24 293 (13.51%) SQL
25 292 (13.46%) Amazon AWS
26 289 (13.32%) Finance
27 282 (13.00%) Hyper-V
28 269 (12.40%) SQL Server
29 259 (11.94%) Agile Software Development

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
1 217 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 196 (9.04%) Apache
3 168 (7.75%) IIS
4 122 (5.62%) Tomcat
5 115 (5.30%) Exchange Server 2010
6 100 (4.61%) SharePoint
7 90 (4.15%) OpenStack
8 75 (3.46%) Exchange Server 2013
9 70 (3.23%) Skype for Business
10 66 (3.04%) nginx
11 63 (2.90%) WebSphere
12 53 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
13 43 (1.98%) Jetty
14 29 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
14 29 (1.34%) WebLogic
15 26 (1.20%) WildFly
16 24 (1.11%) Mule ESB
17 22 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 19 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
18 19 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 234 (10.79%) MS Excel
2 124 (5.72%) MS Office
3 31 (1.43%) MS Visio
4 17 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.23%) MS Project
7 2 (0.092%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.046%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 15 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 15 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.41%) SAP hybris
3 5 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.18%) Infor M3
4 4 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (0.18%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (0.14%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 3 (0.14%) Sentinel
5 3 (0.14%) Teamcenter
6 2 (0.092%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.092%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.092%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.092%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.092%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.092%) Primavera
7 1 (0.046%) Northgate Housing
7 1 (0.046%) Pegasus Opera
7 1 (0.046%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 292 (13.46%) Amazon AWS
2 243 (11.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 144 (6.64%) IaaS
4 143 (6.59%) Office 365
5 84 (3.87%) PaaS
6 65 (3.00%) SaaS
7 51 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
8 29 (1.34%) AWS CloudFormation
9 28 (1.29%) Google Cloud Platform
10 27 (1.24%) Azure Active Directory
10 27 (1.24%) GitHub
11 25 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
12 15 (0.69%) Google App Engine
13 14 (0.65%) Amazon S3
14 13 (0.60%) HP Helion
15 8 (0.37%) G Suite
16 7 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 6 (0.28%) Akamai
17 6 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
17 6 (0.28%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 475 (21.90%) DNS
2 411 (18.95%) Firewall
3 395 (18.21%) SAN
4 249 (11.48%) DHCP
5 243 (11.20%) TCP/IP
6 233 (10.74%) WAN
7 217 (10.00%) LAN
8 135 (6.22%) VPN
9 123 (5.67%) NAS
10 100 (4.61%) HTTP
11 95 (4.38%) LDAP
12 89 (4.10%) SSL
12 89 (4.10%) VLAN
13 77 (3.55%) Internet
14 70 (3.23%) iSCSI
15 63 (2.90%) Cisco ASA
15 63 (2.90%) Network Security
16 60 (2.77%) Wireless
17 57 (2.63%) NetScaler
18 53 (2.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 269 (12.40%) SQL Server
2 139 (6.41%) MySQL
3 76 (3.50%) PostgreSQL
4 63 (2.90%) Hadoop
5 52 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 48 (2.21%) Oracle Database
7 47 (2.17%) NoSQL
8 45 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
9 44 (2.03%) Big Data
10 34 (1.57%) Relational Database
11 33 (1.52%) DB2
12 30 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
13 23 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 21 (0.97%) MongoDB
15 17 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
16 14 (0.65%) HBase
16 14 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 13 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
18 12 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
19 11 (0.51%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 142 (6.55%) Git (software)
2 141 (6.50%) Jenkins
3 33 (1.52%) Gerrit
4 30 (1.38%) Maven
5 27 (1.24%) GitLab
5 27 (1.24%) MSI
6 24 (1.11%) Mercurial
6 24 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 23 (1.06%) Visual Studio
8 22 (1.01%) JIRA
9 21 (0.97%) Subversion
9 21 (0.97%) Vagrant
10 17 (0.78%) Travis CI
11 13 (0.60%) TeamCity
12 10 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
12 10 (0.46%) Sonatype Nexus
12 10 (0.46%) StarTeam
13 9 (0.41%) Bundler
13 9 (0.41%) ClearCase
13 9 (0.41%) Oracle APEX
General
1 289 (13.32%) Finance
2 75 (3.46%) Banking
3 69 (3.18%) Telecoms
4 44 (2.03%) Manufacturing
5 43 (1.98%) Retail
6 39 (1.80%) Law
7 33 (1.52%) Back Office
8 29 (1.34%) Marketing
9 28 (1.29%) Electronics
10 26 (1.20%) Legal
10 26 (1.20%) Publishing
11 22 (1.01%) Military
12 18 (0.83%) Games
13 17 (0.78%) Advertising
14 13 (0.60%) Investment Banking
15 12 (0.55%) Billing
16 6 (0.28%) Financial Institution
16 6 (0.28%) Local Government
16 6 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 284 (13.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 283 (13.05%) Architect
3 189 (8.71%) Administrator
4 179 (8.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 169 (7.79%) Analyst
6 145 (6.69%) VMware Engineer
7 136 (6.27%) Systems Administrator
8 132 (6.09%) Support Engineer
9 116 (5.35%) Infrastructure Architect
10 102 (4.70%) Consultant
11 80 (3.69%) Linux Engineer
12 78 (3.60%) Windows Engineer
13 75 (3.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 75 (3.46%) Linux Administrator
14 67 (3.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 64 (2.95%) Support Analyst
16 63 (2.90%) Systems Engineer
17 61 (2.81%) 3rd Line Support
18 56 (2.58%) Wintel Engineer
19 55 (2.54%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (4.47%) Middleware
2 82 (3.78%) LAMP
3 77 (3.55%) Web Services
4 53 (2.44%) .NET
5 43 (1.98%) LAPP Stack
6 40 (1.84%) HTML
7 39 (1.80%) RabbitMQ
8 36 (1.66%) J2EE
9 34 (1.57%) LEMP Stack
10 31 (1.43%) REST
11 28 (1.29%) XML
12 26 (1.20%) CSS
13 22 (1.01%) ELK Stack
14 18 (0.83%) JSON
15 16 (0.74%) Servlets
16 15 (0.69%) SAML
17 14 (0.65%) Node.js
17 14 (0.65%) SOAP
18 13 (0.60%) WebSphere MQ
19 12 (0.55%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 365 (16.83%) Data Centre
2 128 (5.90%) Analytical Skills
3 118 (5.44%) Clustering
4 92 (4.24%) Management Information System
5 87 (4.01%) EMC VNX
6 75 (3.46%) Replication
7 58 (2.67%) Computer Science
8 56 (2.58%) EMC VMAX
9 52 (2.40%) Fat Client
9 52 (2.40%) Thin Client
10 45 (2.07%) PKI
11 44 (2.03%) Private Cloud
12 43 (1.98%) VCE vBlock
13 42 (1.94%) Hybrid Cloud
14 41 (1.89%) Public Cloud
15 36 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
16 33 (1.52%) Blackberry
17 26 (1.20%) Client/Server
18 22 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
19 17 (0.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1251 (57.68%) Windows
2 856 (39.47%) Linux
3 673 (31.03%) Windows Server
4 467 (21.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 385 (17.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 312 (14.38%) Unix
7 255 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 253 (11.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 232 (10.70%) Windows 7
10 149 (6.87%) CentOS
11 146 (6.73%) Solaris
12 87 (4.01%) AIX
12 87 (4.01%) Ubuntu
12 87 (4.01%) Windows 10
13 48 (2.21%) SUSE
14 44 (2.03%) Windows 8
15 38 (1.75%) Oracle Linux
16 37 (1.71%) Mac OS X
17 33 (1.52%) Windows XP
18 24 (1.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 407 (18.76%) ITIL
2 319 (14.71%) DevOps
3 259 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
4 238 (10.97%) Migration
5 202 (9.31%) Configuration Management
6 152 (7.01%) Continuous Integration
7 129 (5.95%) Scrum
7 129 (5.95%) Service Management
8 127 (5.86%) Load Balancing
9 121 (5.58%) Project Management
10 117 (5.39%) Continuous Delivery
11 109 (5.03%) Change Management
12 108 (4.98%) Open Source
13 104 (4.79%) High Availability
14 103 (4.75%) Problem Management
15 88 (4.06%) Disaster Recovery
16 87 (4.01%) Incident Management
17 78 (3.60%) Virtual Environments
18 77 (3.55%) Performance Tuning
19 68 (3.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 312 (14.38%) PowerShell
2 293 (13.51%) SQL
3 211 (9.73%) Python
4 205 (9.45%) Bash Shell
5 157 (7.24%) Java
5 157 (7.24%) Perl
6 84 (3.87%) Ruby
7 70 (3.23%) Shell Script
8 60 (2.77%) PHP
9 50 (2.31%) C
10 46 (2.12%) JavaScript
11 44 (2.03%) C#
11 44 (2.03%) VBScript
12 40 (1.84%) VB
13 37 (1.71%) Korn
14 15 (0.69%) C++
15 14 (0.65%) AWK
16 13 (0.60%) C-shell
17 10 (0.46%) sed
18 9 (0.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 487 (22.45%) Security Cleared
2 371 (17.10%) SC Cleared
3 150 (6.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 131 (6.04%) Cisco Certification
5 113 (5.21%) MCSE
6 101 (4.66%) DV Cleared
7 97 (4.47%) Degree
8 91 (4.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 90 (4.15%) CCNA
10 69 (3.18%) CCNP
11 58 (2.67%) MCSA
12 57 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
13 46 (2.12%) BPSS Clearance
14 36 (1.66%) MCITP
15 23 (1.06%) RHCE
16 20 (0.92%) CISSP
17 19 (0.88%) DBS Check
18 18 (0.83%) Citrix Certification
18 18 (0.83%) MCP
19 14 (0.65%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (4.06%) SLA
2 66 (3.04%) PCI DSS
3 45 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
5 23 (1.06%) JSP 440
6 22 (1.01%) QA
7 17 (0.78%) RMADS
8 7 (0.32%) ISO 9001
9 6 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.23%) COBIT
11 4 (0.18%) ISO22301
12 3 (0.14%) PA-DSS
13 2 (0.092%) GPG13
13 2 (0.092%) ISO 14001
14 1 (0.046%) BS25999
14 1 (0.046%) BS7799
14 1 (0.046%) GCP
System Software
1 802 (36.98%) Active Directory
2 316 (14.57%) vSphere
3 282 (13.00%) Hyper-V
4 228 (10.51%) VMware ESX
5 169 (7.79%) VMware ESXi
6 166 (7.65%) XenApp
7 149 (6.87%) Virtual Machines
8 100 (4.61%) Docker
9 93 (4.29%) Microsoft App-V
10 92 (4.24%) Virtual Servers
11 90 (4.15%) vCloud
12 78 (3.60%) XenDesktop
13 67 (3.09%) Virtual Desktop
14 65 (3.00%) Xen
15 62 (2.86%) NFS
16 61 (2.81%) KVM
17 49 (2.26%) XenServer
18 37 (1.71%) HDFS
19 30 (1.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
20 26 (1.20%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 329 (15.17%) Puppet
2 208 (9.59%) SCCM
3 170 (7.84%) Ansible
4 139 (6.41%) Opscode Chef
5 81 (3.73%) Nagios
6 80 (3.69%) SCOM
7 66 (3.04%) NetBackup
8 64 (2.95%) ZABBIX
9 61 (2.81%) WSUS
10 56 (2.58%) vRealize
11 49 (2.26%) HAProxy
11 49 (2.26%) Microsoft Clustering
12 48 (2.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 39 (1.80%) Nessus
14 38 (1.75%) Backup Exec
15 35 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
16 32 (1.48%) AirWatch
17 29 (1.34%) Kibana
17 29 (1.34%) logstash
18 27 (1.24%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 2169 (100.00%) VMware
2 801 (36.93%) Microsoft
3 508 (23.42%) Cisco
4 396 (18.26%) Citrix
5 349 (16.09%) Red Hat
6 327 (15.08%) HP
7 224 (10.33%) Oracle
8 222 (10.24%) EMC
9 168 (7.75%) NetApp
10 152 (7.01%) IBM
11 125 (5.76%) Dell
12 107 (4.93%) Symantec
13 92 (4.24%) CheckPoint
14 68 (3.14%) 3PAR
15 65 (3.00%) Veritas
16 58 (2.67%) AppSense
17 52 (2.40%) Avaya
17 52 (2.40%) Sun
18 51 (2.35%) F5
19 50 (2.31%) Veeam
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Arnold Ash
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Glossop, Derbyshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £335.76 - £419.70 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Rate: £340 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £320 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
set2recruit
Rate: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £340 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Tria Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Rate: £50,000 per annum + Bonus and Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
County Durham
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £400 - 500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Reed Technology
Rate: £499 - £599 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Digital Gurus
Rate: £450 - £599 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £400.00 - £423.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £480 per day
Posted: 13 days ago