The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 29 34 34
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 8 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 3.04% 2.77% 4.38%
As % of the System Software category 40.00% 22.86% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 10
Median daily rate £350 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £313 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £485 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £30.75 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-8.94% +30.85%
VMware Infrastructure
South East

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

System Software Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
20 35 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 7.60% 12.11% 14.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 25 38
Median daily rate £178 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.49% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £275 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £16.75 - £11.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 - £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.55 - £12.30
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 Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Kent

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 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 Kent region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (64.71%) Windows
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
4 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
5 6 (35.29%) Linux
6 5 (29.41%) MySQL
6 5 (29.41%) Perl
6 5 (29.41%) DNS
6 5 (29.41%) DHCP
6 5 (29.41%) Citrix
7 4 (23.53%) LAMP
7 4 (23.53%) Debian
7 4 (23.53%) Subversion
7 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
7 4 (23.53%) Nagios
7 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
7 4 (23.53%) Python
7 4 (23.53%) LDAP
7 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
7 4 (23.53%) Cacti
8 3 (17.65%) XenApp
8 3 (17.65%) Squid
8 3 (17.65%) SpamAssassin
8 3 (17.65%) SQL
8 3 (17.65%) ITIL
8 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
8 3 (17.65%) VMware ESX
8 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (11.76%) Firewall
9 2 (11.76%) Microsoft

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.76%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) DHCP
1 5 (29.41%) DNS
2 4 (23.53%) LDAP
3 2 (11.76%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) Kerberos
3 2 (11.76%) Wireshark
4 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.88%) SAN
4 1 (5.88%) VLAN
4 1 (5.88%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
1 4 (23.53%) Subversion
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Server Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Database Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) DBA
4 2 (11.76%) MySQL DBA
4 2 (11.76%) Server Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Server Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Server Support
4 2 (11.76%) Server Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) VMWare Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) LAMP
2 2 (11.76%) REST
2 2 (11.76%) SOAP
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Grid Computing
2 1 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
3 6 (35.29%) Linux
4 4 (23.53%) Debian
5 2 (11.76%) CentOS
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (11.76%) Unix
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
2 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Application Packaging
3 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
3 2 (11.76%) Compliance Audit
3 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
3 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.88%) Line Management
4 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Perl
2 4 (23.53%) Python
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 14001
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) SpamAssassin
2 3 (17.65%) Squid
2 3 (17.65%) VMware ESX
2 3 (17.65%) XenApp
3 2 (11.76%) Firmware
3 2 (11.76%) FreeRADIUS
3 2 (11.76%) Gluster
3 2 (11.76%) NFS
3 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (11.76%) XenServer
4 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Cacti
1 4 (23.53%) Nagios
2 2 (11.76%) Ansible
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (5.88%) SCCM
3 1 (5.88%) SCOM
3 1 (5.88%) SCOrch
3 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (29.41%) Citrix
3 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
4 2 (11.76%) Dell
4 2 (11.76%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco