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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 91 79 93
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 1237 1348 1054
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.51% 2.65% 2.14%
As % of the System Software category 20.41% 24.47% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 826 820 667
Median daily rate £400 £363 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £335 £338
% change year-on-year
+13.43% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 85 45
Median hourly rate £33.00 £35.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.10 £17.00 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.86 £52.17 £36.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £37.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +87.50%
VMware Infrastructure
UK

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
6062 5508 5059
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.29% 10.83% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3845 3153 2783
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £195 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.13% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 426 590 622
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £40.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +12.90%

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 24 June 2016.

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 24 June 2016.

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 24 June 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
London -23 477 £406 +1.81% 130
South East -14 268 £400 +6.66% 90
North East +15 109 £310 +7.82% 2
Yorkshire -6 102 £400 +23.07% 23
South West +31 96 £400 +15.10% 31
North West -44 65 £400 +33.33% 27
East of England -6 56 £450 +48.63% 19
West Midlands -10 46 £345 -3.15% 31
East Midlands -10 18 £325 - 16
Midlands -7 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
UK

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 England region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 2450 (100.00%) VMware
2 1610 (65.71%) Windows
3 1053 (42.98%) Active Directory
4 964 (39.35%) Microsoft
5 931 (38.00%) Windows Server
6 923 (37.67%) Linux
7 594 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 581 (23.71%) Citrix
9 561 (22.90%) ITIL
10 517 (21.10%) Cisco
11 500 (20.41%) Windows Server 2012
12 484 (19.76%) SAN
13 445 (18.16%) HP
14 442 (18.04%) Data Centre
15 441 (18.00%) DNS
16 435 (17.76%) Security Cleared
17 421 (17.18%) SQL Server
18 411 (16.78%) Finance
19 410 (16.73%) MS Exchange
20 405 (16.53%) SQL
21 402 (16.41%) Firewall
22 398 (16.24%) Hyper-V
23 393 (16.04%) vSphere
24 368 (15.02%) PowerShell
25 363 (14.82%) Red Hat
26 362 (14.78%) Unix
27 336 (13.71%) Oracle
28 329 (13.43%) Windows Server 2003
29 316 (12.90%) SCCM
30 309 (12.61%) Migration

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
1 410 (16.73%) MS Exchange
2 211 (8.61%) SharePoint
3 200 (8.16%) IIS
4 191 (7.80%) Apache
5 149 (6.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 137 (5.59%) Tomcat
7 126 (5.14%) Skype for Business
8 112 (4.57%) OpenStack
9 90 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2013
10 83 (3.39%) WebSphere
11 43 (1.76%) SharePoint 2013
12 41 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 41 (1.67%) Confluence
12 41 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
12 41 (1.67%) WebLogic
13 40 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2007
14 32 (1.31%) nginx
15 31 (1.27%) JBoss
16 27 (1.10%) Jetty
17 25 (1.02%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 302 (12.33%) MS Excel
2 173 (7.06%) MS Office
3 34 (1.39%) MS Visio
4 17 (0.69%) MS Project
5 7 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.20%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.16%) HipChat
8 1 (0.041%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.041%) PaintShop Pro
8 1 (0.041%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
2 13 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.29%) Documaker
3 7 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.16%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (0.12%) BASE24
5 3 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.12%) Northgate Housing
5 3 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.082%) ENOVIA
7 1 (0.041%) Eikon
7 1 (0.041%) OpenText Process Suite
7 1 (0.041%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.041%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.041%) RMDS
7 1 (0.041%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 274 (11.18%) Amazon AWS
2 195 (7.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 159 (6.49%) Office 365
4 87 (3.55%) IaaS
5 59 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
6 58 (2.37%) SaaS
7 52 (2.12%) PaaS
8 48 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
9 31 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
10 27 (1.10%) Google App Engine
11 21 (0.86%) GitHub
12 20 (0.82%) Google Apps
13 18 (0.73%) Azure Active Directory
14 10 (0.41%) Amazon S3
15 9 (0.37%) Mimecast
16 8 (0.33%) OpenShift
17 6 (0.24%) OneDrive
17 6 (0.24%) Yammer
18 5 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
18 5 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 484 (19.76%) SAN
2 441 (18.00%) DNS
3 402 (16.41%) Firewall
4 302 (12.33%) DHCP
5 250 (10.20%) WAN
6 247 (10.08%) LAN
7 195 (7.96%) TCP/IP
8 147 (6.00%) NAS
9 119 (4.86%) VPN
10 100 (4.08%) LDAP
11 95 (3.88%) iSCSI
12 85 (3.47%) Fibre Channel
12 85 (3.47%) Network Security
13 80 (3.27%) HTTP
13 80 (3.27%) Internet
14 66 (2.69%) Skype
15 61 (2.49%) SSL
16 58 (2.37%) Cisco Nexus
17 55 (2.24%) IPsec
17 55 (2.24%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 421 (17.18%) SQL Server
2 141 (5.76%) MySQL
3 92 (3.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 63 (2.57%) Oracle Database
5 55 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 53 (2.16%) Hadoop
7 42 (1.71%) SQL Server 2014
8 41 (1.67%) DB2
9 39 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
10 36 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
11 33 (1.35%) MongoDB
11 33 (1.35%) Relational Database
12 27 (1.10%) Big Data
13 25 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
13 25 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
14 23 (0.94%) NoSQL
15 18 (0.73%) HBase
16 15 (0.61%) RDBMS
17 14 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
17 14 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 190 (7.76%) Jenkins
2 130 (5.31%) Git (software)
3 70 (2.86%) Maven
4 63 (2.57%) JIRA
5 43 (1.76%) Subversion
6 34 (1.39%) TeamCity
7 31 (1.27%) Travis CI
8 30 (1.22%) MSI
9 29 (1.18%) Vagrant
10 28 (1.14%) Sonatype Nexus
11 22 (0.90%) Hudson
12 19 (0.78%) JUnit
13 17 (0.69%) Selenium
14 16 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
15 15 (0.61%) Visual Studio
16 14 (0.57%) Ant
16 14 (0.57%) Gradle
16 14 (0.57%) Mockito
17 13 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
17 13 (0.53%) SonarQube
General
1 411 (16.78%) Finance
2 135 (5.51%) Banking
3 63 (2.57%) Telecoms
4 46 (1.88%) Financial Institution
5 42 (1.71%) Back Office
6 41 (1.67%) Retail
7 40 (1.63%) Manufacturing
8 31 (1.27%) Legal
9 26 (1.06%) Games
10 25 (1.02%) Investment Banking
11 18 (0.73%) Advertising
11 18 (0.73%) Military
12 16 (0.65%) Marketing
13 15 (0.61%) Law
14 11 (0.45%) Electronics
15 10 (0.41%) Billing
15 10 (0.41%) Front Office
16 8 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
16 8 (0.33%) Publishing
17 7 (0.29%) French Language
Job Titles
1 376 (15.35%) Architect
2 238 (9.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 214 (8.73%) Support Engineer
4 197 (8.04%) VMware Engineer
5 182 (7.43%) Analyst
6 166 (6.78%) Administrator
7 161 (6.57%) Infrastructure Architect
8 134 (5.47%) Consultant
8 134 (5.47%) DevOps Engineer
9 125 (5.10%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 121 (4.94%) Systems Administrator
11 120 (4.90%) Windows Engineer
12 118 (4.82%) Server Engineer
13 117 (4.78%) Solutions Architect
14 116 (4.73%) 3rd Line Support
15 111 (4.53%) Linux Engineer
16 97 (3.96%) Systems Engineer
17 89 (3.63%) Wintel Engineer
18 72 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
19 68 (2.78%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (5.14%) Web Services
2 103 (4.20%) Middleware
3 80 (3.27%) .NET
3 80 (3.27%) XML
4 61 (2.49%) REST
5 50 (2.04%) LAMP
6 45 (1.84%) J2EE
7 42 (1.71%) HTML
8 26 (1.06%) XSD
9 25 (1.02%) Servlets
10 24 (0.98%) Node.js
10 24 (0.98%) WSDL
11 20 (0.82%) SOAP
12 18 (0.73%) MCollective
13 17 (0.69%) JSON
13 17 (0.69%) RabbitMQ
14 16 (0.65%) Rendezvous
15 15 (0.61%) ActiveMQ
15 15 (0.61%) XSLT
16 13 (0.53%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 442 (18.04%) Data Centre
2 146 (5.96%) Clustering
3 112 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
4 109 (4.45%) Management Information System
5 72 (2.94%) Replication
6 71 (2.90%) Computer Science
7 65 (2.65%) Private Cloud
8 53 (2.16%) EMC VNX
9 51 (2.08%) Fat Client
9 51 (2.08%) Thin Client
10 49 (2.00%) PKI
11 39 (1.59%) Blackberry
12 33 (1.35%) Hedge funds
12 33 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
13 32 (1.31%) Public Cloud
14 30 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
15 29 (1.18%) Driving Licence
15 29 (1.18%) Enterprise Storage
16 27 (1.10%) VCE vBlock
16 27 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1610 (65.71%) Windows
2 931 (38.00%) Windows Server
3 923 (37.67%) Linux
4 594 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 500 (20.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 362 (14.78%) Unix
7 329 (13.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 278 (11.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 216 (8.82%) Windows 7
10 144 (5.88%) Solaris
11 128 (5.22%) CentOS
12 98 (4.00%) AIX
13 94 (3.84%) Windows 10
14 76 (3.10%) Ubuntu
15 65 (2.65%) Windows 8
16 48 (1.96%) SUSE
17 42 (1.71%) Windows XP
18 34 (1.39%) Oracle Linux
19 30 (1.22%) Mac OS X
20 28 (1.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 561 (22.90%) ITIL
2 309 (12.61%) Migration
3 261 (10.65%) DevOps
4 259 (10.57%) Configuration Management
5 255 (10.41%) Agile Software Development
6 179 (7.31%) Project Management
7 177 (7.22%) Disaster Recovery
8 156 (6.37%) Virtual Environments
9 135 (5.51%) Service Delivery
10 130 (5.31%) Service Management
11 129 (5.27%) High Availability
12 128 (5.22%) Open Source
13 118 (4.82%) Load Balancing
14 115 (4.69%) Change Management
15 113 (4.61%) Continuous Integration
16 106 (4.33%) Server Virtualisation
17 91 (3.71%) Problem Management
18 87 (3.55%) ITIL V3
19 82 (3.35%) TOGAF
20 80 (3.27%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 405 (16.53%) SQL
2 368 (15.02%) PowerShell
3 250 (10.20%) Java
4 210 (8.57%) Python
5 192 (7.84%) Perl
6 165 (6.73%) Bash Shell
7 139 (5.67%) Ruby
8 82 (3.35%) Shell Script
9 73 (2.98%) JavaScript
10 54 (2.20%) PHP
11 53 (2.16%) VBScript
12 44 (1.80%) C#
13 40 (1.63%) C
14 31 (1.27%) Korn
15 30 (1.22%) VB
16 28 (1.14%) C++
17 15 (0.61%) T-SQL
18 9 (0.37%) C-shell
19 6 (0.24%) AWK
19 6 (0.24%) sed
Qualifications
1 435 (17.76%) Security Cleared
2 308 (12.57%) SC Cleared
3 242 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 168 (6.86%) MCSE
5 156 (6.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 141 (5.76%) Cisco Certification
7 125 (5.10%) Degree
8 105 (4.29%) MCSA
9 98 (4.00%) CCNA
10 85 (3.47%) DV Cleared
11 71 (2.90%) CCNP
12 40 (1.63%) MCP
13 36 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
14 28 (1.14%) CISSP
15 26 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
16 22 (0.90%) MCITP
17 21 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 20 (0.82%) ISEB
19 19 (0.78%) RHCE
20 18 (0.73%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (3.27%) SLA
2 52 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 47 (1.92%) PCI DSS
4 38 (1.55%) QA
5 18 (0.73%) Disclosure Scotland
6 17 (0.69%) JSP 440
7 13 (0.53%) COBIT
7 13 (0.53%) HL7
8 10 (0.41%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.20%) PMBOK
10 4 (0.16%) ISO22301
10 4 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.082%) ISO15022
11 2 (0.082%) ISO20022
12 1 (0.041%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.041%) MiFID
System Software
1 1053 (42.98%) Active Directory
2 398 (16.24%) Hyper-V
3 393 (16.04%) vSphere
4 266 (10.86%) VMware ESX
5 203 (8.29%) XenApp
6 177 (7.22%) VMware ESXi
7 140 (5.71%) XenDesktop
8 138 (5.63%) Virtual Machines
9 106 (4.33%) Xen
10 101 (4.12%) Microsoft App-V
11 88 (3.59%) Docker
12 85 (3.47%) XenServer
13 82 (3.35%) NFS
14 80 (3.27%) KVM
14 80 (3.27%) Virtual Servers
15 56 (2.29%) vCloud
16 44 (1.80%) Virtual Desktop
16 44 (1.80%) VMware Server
17 42 (1.71%) Firmware
18 38 (1.55%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 316 (12.90%) SCCM
2 294 (12.00%) Puppet
3 186 (7.59%) SCOM
4 143 (5.84%) Opscode Chef
5 130 (5.31%) Ansible
6 105 (4.29%) Nagios
7 86 (3.51%) WSUS
8 84 (3.43%) NetBackup
9 75 (3.06%) Backup Exec
10 73 (2.98%) Microsoft Clustering
11 50 (2.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 47 (1.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 42 (1.71%) ZABBIX
14 38 (1.55%) Norton AntiVirus
15 36 (1.47%) EdgeSight
16 33 (1.35%) McAfee ePO
16 33 (1.35%) vRealize
17 28 (1.14%) Microsoft Intune
18 27 (1.10%) XenMobile
19 26 (1.06%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 2450 (100.00%) VMware
2 964 (39.35%) Microsoft
3 581 (23.71%) Citrix
4 517 (21.10%) Cisco
5 445 (18.16%) HP
6 363 (14.82%) Red Hat
7 336 (13.71%) Oracle
8 259 (10.57%) NetApp
9 227 (9.27%) EMC
10 175 (7.14%) IBM
11 128 (5.22%) Dell
12 109 (4.45%) Symantec
13 101 (4.12%) CheckPoint
14 82 (3.35%) AppSense
15 79 (3.22%) F5
15 79 (3.22%) Juniper
16 61 (2.49%) Intel Security
17 59 (2.41%) Veritas
18 58 (2.37%) Google
19 49 (2.00%) SAP
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