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 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 14 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 13 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 8.61% 1.06% 0.72%
As % of the System Software category 41.94% 10.00% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £475 £263 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.95% -4.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £43.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-46.51% +44.53%

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 10 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 20.53% 10.64% 14.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 8
Median daily rate £255 £225 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -8.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £123 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £275 £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 11
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (75.00%) Windows
3 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
3 13 (65.00%) Data Centre
4 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (50.00%) SAN
5 10 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 9 (45.00%) High Availability
6 9 (45.00%) Citrix
7 8 (40.00%) NAS
8 7 (35.00%) Network Optimisation
8 7 (35.00%) Secure Coding
8 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Clustering
8 7 (35.00%) Middleware
8 7 (35.00%) LAN
8 7 (35.00%) WAN
8 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (35.00%) IIS
8 7 (35.00%) Clustering
8 7 (35.00%) Load Balancing
9 6 (30.00%) Firewall
10 5 (25.00%) Network Security
11 4 (20.00%) Cisco
11 4 (20.00%) Java EE
11 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
11 4 (20.00%) French Language
11 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (20.00%) IPv4
11 4 (20.00%) Java
11 4 (20.00%) Client/Server

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 (35.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) CloudStack
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (5.00%) Mimecast
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) SAN
2 8 (40.00%) NAS
3 7 (35.00%) LAN
3 7 (35.00%) WAN
4 6 (30.00%) Firewall
5 5 (25.00%) Network Security
6 4 (20.00%) IPv4
7 1 (5.00%) DNS
7 1 (5.00%) MPLS
7 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.00%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (20.00%) French Language
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Architect
1 6 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Applications Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Designer
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Integration Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Integration Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Support
6 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Middleware
2 4 (20.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (35.00%) Clustering
3 4 (20.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (10.00%) EMC VNX
5 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) High Availability
2 7 (35.00%) Load Balancing
2 7 (35.00%) Network Optimisation
2 7 (35.00%) Secure Coding
3 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (10.00%) Benchmarking
3 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (10.00%) Identity Management
3 2 (10.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
3 2 (10.00%) SIEM
3 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) KVM
2 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (10.00%) vSphere
3 1 (5.00%) Xen
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (45.00%) Citrix
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (10.00%) Dell
5 2 (10.00%) EMC
5 2 (10.00%) HP
6 1 (5.00%) BT
6 1 (5.00%) Intel Security
6 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds