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 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 36 42 53
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 18 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 4.70% 2.00% 1.32%
As % of the System Software category 28.13% 13.51% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 5
Median daily rate £425 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £214 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £453 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £43.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-47.67% +48.27%

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
64 74 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 16.71% 14.83% 15.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 33 31
Median daily rate £350 £263 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +1.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £190 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £438 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 17
Median hourly rate £32.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.96% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.60 £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.90 £31.40 £25.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 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
Southend-on-Sea -5 3 £550 +22.11%
Brentwood - 2 £300 -
Basildon - 1 - - 1
Colchester - 1 £425 -
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 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 Essex region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (76.67%) Linux
3 22 (73.33%) Windows
4 14 (46.67%) VMware ESX
5 13 (43.33%) Unix
5 13 (43.33%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 12 (40.00%) Forensic Analysis
7 10 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
8 9 (30.00%) Ethical Hacking
8 9 (30.00%) Degree
9 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (23.33%) J2EE
10 7 (23.33%) Apache
10 7 (23.33%) DevOps
11 6 (20.00%) Docker
11 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
11 6 (20.00%) HTTP
11 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
11 6 (20.00%) SSL
11 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
11 6 (20.00%) JBoss
11 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
11 6 (20.00%) Open Source
11 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
12 5 (16.67%) WSO2
12 5 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (16.67%) Kanban
12 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
12 5 (16.67%) Scrum

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 7 (23.33%) Apache
2 6 (20.00%) JBoss
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (10.00%) IIS
4 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (6.67%) Jetty
5 2 (6.67%) Mongrel
5 2 (6.67%) nginx
5 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (13.33%) Office 365
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (6.67%) Google App Engine
2 2 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) HTTP
1 6 (20.00%) SSL
1 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (16.67%) DHCP
2 5 (16.67%) DNS
3 3 (10.00%) LAN
3 3 (10.00%) WAN
3 3 (10.00%) WLAN
4 2 (6.67%) Firewall
4 2 (6.67%) FTP
4 2 (6.67%) IPsec
4 2 (6.67%) Network Security
5 1 (3.33%) BIG-IP
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.33%) DMVPN
5 1 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (3.33%) OSPF
5 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.67%) Subversion
3 4 (13.33%) Maven
4 2 (6.67%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (10.00%) Automotive
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Analyst
2 14 (46.67%) Security Analyst
3 11 (36.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 6 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Incident Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Lead DevOps
5 4 (13.33%) SOC Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Migration Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) AIX Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) Cisco Network Specialist
8 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Java Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Linux Technician
8 1 (3.33%) Server Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) J2EE
2 5 (16.67%) Middleware
3 2 (6.67%) .NET
3 2 (6.67%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.33%) LPAR
2 1 (3.33%) RIA
2 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (76.67%) Linux
2 22 (73.33%) Windows
3 13 (43.33%) Unix
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.67%) Ubuntu
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.33%) AIX
7 1 (3.33%) CentOS
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (40.00%) Forensic Analysis
2 12 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 10 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
4 9 (30.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (23.33%) DevOps
7 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 6 (20.00%) Open Source
8 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (16.67%) Kanban
8 5 (16.67%) Microservices
8 5 (16.67%) Network Packet Analysis
8 5 (16.67%) Scrum
8 5 (16.67%) SOA
8 5 (16.67%) TDD
9 4 (13.33%) API Design
9 4 (13.33%) Line Management
9 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) Python
2 3 (10.00%) C
2 3 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) Go
3 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.33%) Ruby
3 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) CCNP
2 1 (3.33%) CCSE
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (46.67%) VMware ESX
2 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.00%) Docker
3 2 (6.67%) Xen
4 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.33%) ISA Server
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.33%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Ansible
2 2 (6.67%) Puppet
2 2 (6.67%) SCCM
3 1 (3.33%) HAProxy
3 1 (3.33%) NetApp OnCommand
3 1 (3.33%) SCOM
3 1 (3.33%) vMotion
3 1 (3.33%) WSUS
3 1 (3.33%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) WSO2
3 4 (13.33%) Citrix
4 3 (10.00%) Novell
5 2 (6.67%) Google
6 1 (3.33%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (3.33%) Blue Coat
6 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco
6 1 (3.33%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (3.33%) F5
6 1 (3.33%) IBM
6 1 (3.33%) Imperva
6 1 (3.33%) Infoblox
6 1 (3.33%) Red Hat