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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 55 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 2 22 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.44% 3.41% 2.30%
As % of the System Software category 2.06% 18.97% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Median daily rate £325 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £305 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £402 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £29.25 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-4.27% +21.87%
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
97 116 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 21.32% 17.96% 16.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 38 29
Median daily rate £270 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £420 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.67% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 30 19
Median hourly rate £16.50 £29.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.10% +75.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

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 31 August 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
Chelmsford +5 1 £300 -20.00%
Harlow +1 1 £350 -
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 10 (71.43%) Cisco
3 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
4 9 (64.29%) HP
5 8 (57.14%) Finance
6 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
6 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
7 6 (42.86%) SAS
7 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
8 4 (28.57%) Intranet
8 4 (28.57%) Citrix
8 4 (28.57%) SunGard
8 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
8 4 (28.57%) Data Mart
9 3 (21.43%) SCCM
9 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (21.43%) ITIL
10 2 (14.29%) CCA
10 2 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (14.29%) NetApp
10 2 (14.29%) CCNA
10 2 (14.29%) MCP
10 2 (14.29%) MCSE
10 2 (14.29%) IIS
10 2 (14.29%) MS Office

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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (42.86%) SAS
3 2 (14.29%) IIS
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Intranet
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) NAS
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) Data Mart
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) ICT Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) VMware Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Database Tuning
3 1 (7.14%) High Availability
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) Planning and Forecasting
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (7.14%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) VB
2 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CCA
1 2 (14.29%) CCNA
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (14.29%) MCP
1 2 (14.29%) MCSE
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) HND
2 1 (7.14%) MOS
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 2 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (7.14%) Firmware
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) SCOM
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) HP
4 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (28.57%) Citrix
5 4 (28.57%) SunGard
6 2 (14.29%) NetApp
7 1 (7.14%) Altiris
7 1 (7.14%) EMC
7 1 (7.14%) IBM