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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 21 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.82% 1.61% 3.54%
As % of the System Software category 26.67% 14.29% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £525 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £325 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £325 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-2.91% -0.96%
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
15 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 10.56% 11.29% 10.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 8
Median daily rate £420 £335 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.37% +48.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £500 £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £10.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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 24 September 2016.

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 24 September 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 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (95.00%) Windows
3 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 15 (75.00%) Citrix
3 15 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
5 13 (65.00%) IIS
5 13 (65.00%) LAN
5 13 (65.00%) WAN
5 13 (65.00%) Clustering
5 13 (65.00%) Load Balancing
5 13 (65.00%) High Availability
6 12 (60.00%) NAS
6 12 (60.00%) Microsoft Clustering
6 12 (60.00%) Data Centre
6 12 (60.00%) Secure Coding
6 12 (60.00%) SAN
6 12 (60.00%) Middleware
7 7 (35.00%) Network Optimisation
8 5 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 5 (25.00%) SIEM
8 5 (25.00%) Network Security
8 5 (25.00%) Firewall
8 5 (25.00%) Identity Management
9 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
9 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
9 4 (20.00%) C
9 4 (20.00%) Unix
9 4 (20.00%) RHCE

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 13 (65.00%) IIS
2 4 (20.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) LAN
1 13 (65.00%) WAN
2 12 (60.00%) NAS
2 12 (60.00%) SAN
3 5 (25.00%) Firewall
3 5 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) MSTest
2 1 (5.00%) NuGet
2 1 (5.00%) NUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 8 (40.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 8 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 7 (35.00%) Integration Manager
2 7 (35.00%) Integration Project Manager
3 5 (25.00%) Architect
3 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Data Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Data Centre Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Support
6 1 (5.00%) Database Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) Middleware
2 4 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.00%) NHibernate
3 1 (5.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Clustering
2 12 (60.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (20.00%) Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) High Availability
1 13 (65.00%) Load Balancing
2 12 (60.00%) Secure Coding
3 7 (35.00%) Network Optimisation
4 5 (25.00%) Identity Management
4 5 (25.00%) SIEM
4 5 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (20.00%) SFIA
6 3 (15.00%) Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
7 2 (10.00%) Benchmarking
7 2 (10.00%) DevOps
7 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Validation
8 1 (5.00%) Migration
8 1 (5.00%) Server Building
8 1 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) C
1 4 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) Docker
2 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (20.00%) KVM
2 4 (20.00%) LXC
2 4 (20.00%) vCloud
2 4 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (75.00%) Citrix
3 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) MuleSoft
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle