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 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South East / Kent
Rank 42 38 24
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 1 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.37% 3.15% 6.59%
As % of the System Software category 3.33% 21.57% 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 16
Median daily rate - £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £43.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-47.67% +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 Kent region.

System Software Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
30 51 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 10.99% 14.61% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 40 39
Median daily rate £315 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +8.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £325 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Median hourly rate £21.78 £12.23 £10.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.04% +19.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
- -1.53%

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
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 22 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 Kent region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) VMware ESX
2 6 (85.71%) Symantec
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (85.71%) AppSense
2 6 (85.71%) Wyse
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) CA
2 6 (85.71%) Thin Client
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) Incident Management
2 6 (85.71%) Fat Client
2 6 (85.71%) SCCM
2 6 (85.71%) XenApp
2 6 (85.71%) XenDesktop
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) BitLocker
2 6 (85.71%) Application Virtualisation
3 5 (71.43%) Performance Management
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco

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 3 (42.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Desktop Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Server Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Server Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) Banking Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Deployment Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Deployment Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Finance Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Finance Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Floorwalker
4 1 (14.29%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Rollout Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Fat Client
1 6 (85.71%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Application Virtualisation
1 6 (85.71%) Incident Management
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Management
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 1 (14.29%) PMP
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) BitLocker
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (85.71%) VMware ESX
1 6 (85.71%) XenApp
1 6 (85.71%) XenDesktop
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) SCCM
1 6 (85.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) AppSense
2 6 (85.71%) CA
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Symantec
2 6 (85.71%) Wyse
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco