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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 33 39 23
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -16
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 6 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.49% 0.84% 5.28%
As % of the System Software category 17.65% 10.00% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 12
Median daily rate £325 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +26.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.37% +8.00%
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
34 20 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 14.11% 8.40% 14.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 24
Median daily rate £325 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £348
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 5
Median hourly rate £19.00 £14.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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
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 5 December 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 - 6 £325 -
VMware Infrastructure
South East

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (71.43%) DNS
2 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 9 (64.29%) Citrix
3 9 (64.29%) XenApp
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (42.86%) Thin Client
5 6 (42.86%) Symantec
5 6 (42.86%) CA
5 6 (42.86%) MS Office
5 6 (42.86%) Incident Management
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (42.86%) Fat Client
5 6 (42.86%) SCCM
5 6 (42.86%) VMware ESX
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (42.86%) AppSense
5 6 (42.86%) Wyse
5 6 (42.86%) Application Virtualisation
5 6 (42.86%) XenDesktop
5 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
5 6 (42.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 6 (42.86%) BitLocker
6 5 (35.71%) Performance Management
6 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco
7 4 (28.57%) DHCP
7 4 (28.57%) Finance

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 (21.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) DHCP
3 3 (21.43%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Server Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Server Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 2 (14.29%) Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Database Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Server Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) VMWare Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Fat Client
1 6 (42.86%) Thin Client
2 1 (7.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) Linux
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Application Virtualisation
1 6 (42.86%) Incident Management
2 5 (35.71%) Performance Management
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO 14001
1 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 9 (64.29%) XenApp
3 6 (42.86%) BitLocker
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (42.86%) VMware ESX
3 6 (42.86%) XenDesktop
4 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (7.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) SCCM
1 6 (42.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (64.29%) Citrix
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) AppSense
4 6 (42.86%) CA
4 6 (42.86%) Symantec
4 6 (42.86%) Wyse
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco
6 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle
8 1 (7.14%) Dell
8 1 (7.14%) HP