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 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 42 38 38
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 13 20 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.09% 3.77% 3.56%
As % of the System Software category 15.29% 33.90% 25.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 18
Median daily rate £550 £325 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.23% -15.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £31.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +28.57%
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
85 59 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 20.19% 11.13% 14.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 33 56
Median daily rate £320 £275 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -22.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £132 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £420 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £335 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 9 11
Median hourly rate £16.50 £23.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.78% +67.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 6 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 6 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 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (75.00%) Windows
3 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 12 (60.00%) Windows Server
5 10 (50.00%) Finance
6 9 (45.00%) Cisco
6 9 (45.00%) HP
6 9 (45.00%) CheckPoint
7 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
8 6 (30.00%) SAS
9 5 (25.00%) DHCP
9 5 (25.00%) DNS
10 4 (20.00%) Banking
10 4 (20.00%) Data Mart
10 4 (20.00%) SunGard
10 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 4 (20.00%) Intranet
10 4 (20.00%) Linux
10 4 (20.00%) DevOps
10 4 (20.00%) Puppet
10 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
11 3 (15.00%) Google App Engine
11 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
11 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (15.00%) Google
11 3 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (15.00%) Google Cloud Platform

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 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (30.00%) SAS
3 2 (10.00%) Apache
3 2 (10.00%) IIS
3 2 (10.00%) Jetty
3 2 (10.00%) nginx
3 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (15.00%) Google App Engine
1 3 (15.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) DHCP
1 5 (25.00%) DNS
2 4 (20.00%) Intranet
2 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.00%) FTP
3 3 (15.00%) HTTP
3 3 (15.00%) IPsec
3 3 (15.00%) SSL
4 2 (10.00%) Firewall
4 2 (10.00%) SAN
5 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.00%) Travis CI
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) French Language
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Architect
6 1 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) IT Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) NetApp Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) J2EE
2 2 (10.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Fintech
2 1 (5.00%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) Mac OS
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Unix
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) DevOps
2 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (10.00%) Coaching
3 2 (10.00%) Data Centre Operations
3 2 (10.00%) High Availability
3 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Forensics
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (5.00%) Microservices
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Server Building
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Java
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (5.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) C#
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) Xen
3 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Puppet
2 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) SCOM
3 1 (5.00%) Ansible
3 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (45.00%) CheckPoint
3 9 (45.00%) Cisco
3 9 (45.00%) HP
4 4 (20.00%) SunGard
5 3 (15.00%) Google
6 2 (10.00%) NetApp
7 1 (5.00%) Citrix