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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 16 31 29
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 2.94% 0.52% 0.62%
As % of the System Software category 25.00% 11.11% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £225 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +20.68%

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
12 9 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 11.76% 4.71% 20.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 28
Median daily rate £425 £200 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% -52.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £115 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £305 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

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 24 January 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 Luton region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 12 (85.71%) Citrix
3 10 (71.43%) XenApp
4 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
5 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 7 (50.00%) NetScaler
6 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
6 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (42.86%) Web Services
6 6 (42.86%) WAN
6 6 (42.86%) NetApp
6 6 (42.86%) MPLS
6 6 (42.86%) PCI DSS
6 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (35.71%) HP
7 5 (35.71%) IIS
7 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (28.57%) vSphere
8 4 (28.57%) Akamai
8 4 (28.57%) 3PAR
8 4 (28.57%) CloudFront
8 4 (28.57%) High Availability
8 4 (28.57%) Office 365
8 4 (28.57%) Converged Infrastructure
8 4 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (28.57%) ITIL
8 4 (28.57%) Solaris
8 4 (28.57%) MCSE

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 5 (35.71%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (28.57%) Akamai
3 4 (28.57%) CloudFront
3 4 (28.57%) Office 365
4 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (7.14%) Amazon S3
4 1 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (7.14%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 6 (42.86%) MPLS
2 6 (42.86%) WAN
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (28.57%) DHCP
3 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) VPN
3 4 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (14.29%) EIGRP
4 2 (14.29%) HSRP
4 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.14%) FTP
5 1 (7.14%) Internet
5 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
5 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Architect
1 6 (42.86%) Technical Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Architect
4 3 (21.43%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Active Directory Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Network Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Network Technical Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Virtualisation Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Replication
3 1 (7.14%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Solaris
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Vista
3 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (28.57%) Converged Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (28.57%) High Availability
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) MCITP
1 4 (28.57%) MCSE
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) CCDE
2 2 (14.29%) CCIE
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) VCAP
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 10 (71.43%) XenApp
3 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (28.57%) vSphere
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) FortiGate
2 2 (14.29%) Simpana
3 1 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
3 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (85.71%) Citrix
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) NetApp
5 5 (35.71%) HP
6 4 (28.57%) 3PAR
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle
7 3 (21.43%) Symantec
8 2 (14.29%) Apple
8 2 (14.29%) CommVault
8 2 (14.29%) Fortinet
8 2 (14.29%) Meru Networks
9 1 (7.14%) Google
9 1 (7.14%) Intel Security