The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 45 39 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 11 16 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.43% 2.96% 4.43%
As % of the System Software category 11.70% 25.40% 25.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 17
Median daily rate £550 £300 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -22.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £330 £345
% change year-on-year
+18.93% -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +62.79%
VMware Infrastructure
East of 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 Essex region.

System Software Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
94 63 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 20.80% 11.67% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 27 58
Median daily rate £350 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £188 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 16 18
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +6.82%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Essex

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 27 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
Colchester -12 2 £425 +1.19% 1
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 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 Essex region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (76.19%) Windows
3 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 14 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
5 12 (57.14%) MS Exchange
6 10 (47.62%) HP
6 10 (47.62%) Cisco
7 9 (42.86%) Finance
7 9 (42.86%) CheckPoint
8 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
8 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
9 6 (28.57%) SAS
9 6 (28.57%) DHCP
9 6 (28.57%) DNS
10 4 (19.05%) SunGard
10 4 (19.05%) Intranet
10 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
10 4 (19.05%) Banking
10 4 (19.05%) Data Mart
10 4 (19.05%) SCCM
10 4 (19.05%) Puppet
10 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
10 4 (19.05%) DevOps
11 3 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (14.29%) High Availability
11 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
11 3 (14.29%) SCOM
11 3 (14.29%) Google App Engine

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 12 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 6 (28.57%) SAS
3 3 (14.29%) IIS
4 2 (9.52%) Apache
4 2 (9.52%) Jetty
4 2 (9.52%) nginx
4 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (14.29%) Google App Engine
1 3 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) DHCP
1 6 (28.57%) DNS
2 4 (19.05%) Intranet
2 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 3 (14.29%) FTP
3 3 (14.29%) HTTP
3 3 (14.29%) IPsec
3 3 (14.29%) SSL
4 2 (9.52%) Firewall
4 2 (9.52%) SAN
5 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
5 1 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) Travis CI
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Technical Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Citrix Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) SAN Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) J2EE
2 2 (9.52%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.76%) Fintech
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (14.29%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) Mac OS
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) DevOps
2 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (14.29%) High Availability
3 2 (9.52%) Coaching
3 2 (9.52%) Data Centre Operations
3 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
3 2 (9.52%) Open Source
4 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Database Tuning
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.76%) Microservices
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.76%) Release Management
4 1 (4.76%) Server Building
4 1 (4.76%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (4.76%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) Java
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) C
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CCA
1 1 (4.76%) CCNA
1 1 (4.76%) CCNP
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) HND
1 1 (4.76%) MCP
1 1 (4.76%) MCSE
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) Xen
3 1 (4.76%) Firmware
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Puppet
1 4 (19.05%) SCCM
2 3 (14.29%) SCOM
3 1 (4.76%) Ansible
3 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (47.62%) Cisco
3 10 (47.62%) HP
4 9 (42.86%) CheckPoint
5 4 (19.05%) SunGard
6 3 (14.29%) Google
7 2 (9.52%) Citrix
7 2 (9.52%) NetApp
8 1 (4.76%) Altiris