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 25 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 52 53 38
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 6 8 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.28% 1.27% 3.98%
As % of the System Software category 6.06% 9.76% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 11
Median daily rate £413 £241 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.98% -25.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £194 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £408 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £335 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +82.92%
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
99 82 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 21.06% 12.97% 21.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 34 56
Median daily rate £375 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £206 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 25 27
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +15.15%
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 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
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 25 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
Colchester -7 3 £425 +1.19%
Chelmsford +12 1 £400 +1.26%
Harlow +4 1 £350 -
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 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 Essex region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (90.48%) Windows
3 17 (80.95%) Windows Server
4 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 12 (57.14%) MS Exchange
6 11 (52.38%) Cisco
6 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
6 11 (52.38%) HP
7 10 (47.62%) Finance
8 9 (42.86%) CheckPoint
9 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
10 6 (28.57%) SAS
11 5 (23.81%) SCCM
12 4 (19.05%) SCOM
12 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
12 4 (19.05%) Banking
12 4 (19.05%) Data Mart
12 4 (19.05%) NetApp
12 4 (19.05%) Intranet
12 4 (19.05%) SunGard
12 4 (19.05%) Citrix
12 4 (19.05%) DHCP
12 4 (19.05%) DNS
13 3 (14.29%) High Availability
13 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
13 3 (14.29%) IIS
13 3 (14.29%) SQL
13 3 (14.29%) ITIL

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 1 (4.76%) Apache
4 1 (4.76%) Jetty
4 1 (4.76%) nginx
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.76%) Google App Engine
2 1 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) DHCP
1 4 (19.05%) DNS
1 4 (19.05%) Intranet
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) SAN
2 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.76%) FTP
3 1 (4.76%) HTTP
3 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
3 1 (4.76%) IPsec
3 1 (4.76%) NAS
3 1 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) Data Mart
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.76%) Travis CI
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Technical Architect
3 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Architect
5 2 (9.52%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Citrix Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Mac Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) J2EE
2 1 (4.76%) Servlets
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) 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 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Windows Server
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) Linux
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 3 (14.29%) High Availability
1 3 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre Operations
2 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
3 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
3 1 (4.76%) Coaching
3 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (4.76%) DevOps
3 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.76%) Migration
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
3 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
3 1 (4.76%) Planning and Forecasting
3 1 (4.76%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
3 1 (4.76%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) VB
3 1 (4.76%) VBA
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%) MOS
1 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (9.52%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
2 2 (9.52%) XenApp
3 1 (4.76%) Firmware
3 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) SCCM
2 4 (19.05%) SCOM
3 2 (9.52%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.76%) Puppet
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (52.38%) Cisco
3 11 (52.38%) HP
4 9 (42.86%) CheckPoint
5 4 (19.05%) Citrix
5 4 (19.05%) NetApp
5 4 (19.05%) SunGard
6 1 (4.76%) Altiris
6 1 (4.76%) EMC
6 1 (4.76%) Google
6 1 (4.76%) IBM