The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 16 28 33
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 12 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 6.63% 0.61% 1.88%
As % of the System Software category 38.71% 5.26% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 4
Median daily rate £575 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £32.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+18.46% +47.72%
VMware Infrastructure
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

System Software Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
31 19 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 17.13% 11.52% 13.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 11 16
Median daily rate £525 £225 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+133.33% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £160 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £250 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Median hourly rate - £24.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +43.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £15.63
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +5.60%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Ipswich 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 Ipswich

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 24 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
3 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
4 7 (53.85%) Citrix
4 7 (53.85%) IIS
4 7 (53.85%) LAN
4 7 (53.85%) WAN
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 7 (53.85%) Clustering
4 7 (53.85%) Load Balancing
4 7 (53.85%) High Availability
5 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
5 6 (46.15%) Secure Coding
5 6 (46.15%) NAS
5 6 (46.15%) SAN
5 6 (46.15%) Middleware
6 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
6 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (30.77%) Network Security
6 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
6 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
6 4 (30.77%) RHCE
6 4 (30.77%) Unix
6 4 (30.77%) C
6 4 (30.77%) Linux
6 4 (30.77%) Python

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 (53.85%) IIS
2 4 (30.77%) OpenStack
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) LAN
1 7 (53.85%) WAN
2 6 (46.15%) NAS
2 6 (46.15%) SAN
3 4 (30.77%) Network Security
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
4 1 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) MSTest
2 1 (7.69%) NuGet
2 1 (7.69%) NUnit
2 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Manager
1 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 6 (46.15%) Project Manager
2 5 (38.46%) Integration Manager
2 5 (38.46%) Integration Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Server Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server Support
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Middleware
2 4 (30.77%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.69%) NHibernate
3 1 (7.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Clustering
2 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
3 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Unix
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) High Availability
1 7 (53.85%) Load Balancing
2 6 (46.15%) Secure Coding
3 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (30.77%) SFIA
4 2 (15.38%) DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) Network Optimisation
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Release Management
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) SIEM
5 1 (7.69%) SOA
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C
1 4 (30.77%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) Docker
2 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
2 4 (30.77%) KVM
2 4 (30.77%) LXC
2 4 (30.77%) vCloud
2 4 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.69%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Citrix
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) MuleSoft
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle