The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 17 18 27
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 9 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 5.59% 5.13% 2.12%
As % of the System Software category 32.14% 50.00% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 2
Median daily rate £388 £300 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -4.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £37.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-24.66% +72.41%
VMware Infrastructure
Bedfordshire

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

System Software Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
28 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 17.39% 10.26% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 8 9
Median daily rate £388 £288 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.78% -14.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £150 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £300 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £12.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -71.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+20.58% +9.67%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton 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 Luton

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Luton

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Luton region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Citrix
4 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 6 (54.55%) IIS
4 6 (54.55%) XenApp
4 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
5 5 (45.45%) Windows
6 4 (36.36%) Web Services
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle
6 4 (36.36%) NetApp
6 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
6 4 (36.36%) vSphere
7 3 (27.27%) Akamai
7 3 (27.27%) CloudFront
7 3 (27.27%) NetScaler
7 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (27.27%) SCCM
7 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (27.27%) MPLS
7 3 (27.27%) ITIL
7 3 (27.27%) WAN
8 2 (18.18%) Solaris
8 2 (18.18%) Linux
8 2 (18.18%) MCSE
8 2 (18.18%) Apache

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 (54.55%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (27.27%) CloudFront
4 2 (18.18%) SaaS
5 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) MPLS
1 3 (27.27%) NetScaler
1 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (18.18%) Internet
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) FTP
3 1 (9.09%) HSRP
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Architect
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Compliance Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Network Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Web Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) RIA
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Debian
3 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Solaris
3 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) Converged Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (18.18%) MCITP
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) VCP5
3 1 (9.09%) CCDE
3 1 (9.09%) CCIE
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) VCAP
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
1 6 (54.55%) XenApp
2 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
2 4 (36.36%) vSphere
3 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (9.09%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
2 2 (18.18%) SCOM
3 1 (9.09%) FortiGate
3 1 (9.09%) Simpana
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Citrix
4 4 (36.36%) NetApp
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle
5 3 (27.27%) Akamai
6 2 (18.18%) 3PAR
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco
6 2 (18.18%) HP
6 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
6 2 (18.18%) Veeam
7 1 (9.09%) CommVault
7 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
7 1 (9.09%) Meru Networks