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 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 44 34 28
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 9 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.22% 0.41% 3.45%
As % of the System Software category 13.24% 2.86% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 6
Median daily rate £420 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £425 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £413
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
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
68 35 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 16.75% 14.29% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 21 31
Median daily rate £425 £466 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.70% +33.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £255 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £515 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 2
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.24%
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 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 24 May 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
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £425 -
Canterbury - 1 £315 -
Tonbridge - 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
South East

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

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 Kent region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 10 (47.62%) Perl
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
4 9 (42.86%) LDAP
5 8 (38.10%) VMware ESX
5 8 (38.10%) Finance
6 7 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
7 6 (28.57%) WSUS
7 6 (28.57%) DHCP
7 6 (28.57%) SQL
7 6 (28.57%) .NET
7 6 (28.57%) IIS
7 6 (28.57%) DNS
7 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 6 (28.57%) SCCM
7 6 (28.57%) SCOM
7 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
7 6 (28.57%) SCOrch
8 5 (23.81%) Citrix
8 5 (23.81%) SAN
8 5 (23.81%) Linux
9 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
9 4 (19.05%) Python
9 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
9 4 (19.05%) ITIL
9 4 (19.05%) Unix

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 6 (28.57%) IIS
2 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.52%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) LDAP
2 6 (28.57%) DHCP
2 6 (28.57%) DNS
3 5 (23.81%) SAN
4 3 (14.29%) Firewall
4 3 (14.29%) VLAN
4 3 (14.29%) VPN
5 2 (9.52%) Asterisk PBX
5 2 (9.52%) Kerberos
5 2 (9.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (19.05%) Subversion
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Project Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) LAMP
3 2 (9.52%) REST
3 2 (9.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 3 (14.29%) Grid Computing
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Clustering
4 1 (4.76%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
3 5 (23.81%) Linux
4 4 (19.05%) Debian
4 4 (19.05%) Unix
5 2 (9.52%) CentOS
5 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL
4 3 (14.29%) Capacity Management
4 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (9.52%) Application Packaging
5 2 (9.52%) Contingency Planning
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
5 2 (9.52%) Time Management
6 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.76%) CMMI
6 1 (4.76%) Coaching
6 1 (4.76%) Line Management
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Perl
2 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (19.05%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (38.10%) VMware ESX
3 4 (19.05%) XenServer
4 3 (14.29%) Firmware
4 3 (14.29%) SpamAssassin
4 3 (14.29%) Squid
4 3 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (14.29%) XenApp
4 3 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 2 (9.52%) FreeRADIUS
5 2 (9.52%) Gluster
5 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
5 2 (9.52%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 6 (28.57%) SCCM
1 6 (28.57%) SCOM
1 6 (28.57%) SCOrch
1 6 (28.57%) WSUS
2 4 (19.05%) Cacti
2 4 (19.05%) Nagios
3 2 (9.52%) Ansible
4 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 5 (23.81%) Citrix
4 4 (19.05%) Dell
4 4 (19.05%) HP
5 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 2 (9.52%) AppSense
6 2 (9.52%) Veritas
7 1 (4.76%) BMC
7 1 (4.76%) NetApp
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle