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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 16 18 37
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +19
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 13 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 7.39% 4.17% 0.45%
As % of the System Software category 40.63% 31.58% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Median daily rate £388 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £26.75 £26.75
% change year-on-year
-11.21% -
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
32 19 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 18.18% 13.19% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 30
Median daily rate £388 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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 29 September 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 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 15 (78.95%) Citrix
3 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
3 13 (68.42%) XenApp
4 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
5 11 (57.89%) IIS
5 11 (57.89%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (47.37%) Hyper-V
6 9 (47.37%) Web Services
6 9 (47.37%) NetApp
7 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
8 7 (36.84%) CloudFront
8 7 (36.84%) Akamai
8 7 (36.84%) ITIL
9 6 (31.58%) Windows
9 6 (31.58%) WAN
9 6 (31.58%) MPLS
9 6 (31.58%) Oracle
9 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (31.58%) NetScaler
9 6 (31.58%) PCI DSS
9 6 (31.58%) vSphere
10 5 (26.32%) High Availability
10 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
10 5 (26.32%) SCCM
11 4 (21.05%) MCITP
11 4 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery

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 11 (57.89%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (57.89%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (36.84%) CloudFront
4 2 (10.53%) Office 365
4 2 (10.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) MPLS
1 6 (31.58%) NetScaler
1 6 (31.58%) WAN
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (15.79%) Internet
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (10.53%) DHCP
4 2 (10.53%) DNS
4 2 (10.53%) EIGRP
4 2 (10.53%) Firewall
4 2 (10.53%) FTP
4 2 (10.53%) HSRP
4 2 (10.53%) VPN
4 2 (10.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Architect
2 6 (31.58%) Technical Architect
3 5 (26.32%) VMware Architect
4 3 (15.79%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Network Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Network Technical Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Web Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) RIA
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
3 4 (21.05%) Solaris
4 2 (10.53%) Debian
4 2 (10.53%) Linux
4 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (26.32%) High Availability
4 4 (21.05%) Converged Infrastructure
4 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (21.05%) Migration
5 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) MCITP
1 4 (21.05%) MCSE
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (10.53%) CCDE
2 2 (10.53%) CCIE
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) VCAP
2 2 (10.53%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
1 13 (68.42%) XenApp
2 9 (47.37%) Hyper-V
3 6 (31.58%) vSphere
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.26%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) SCCM
2 3 (15.79%) SCOM
3 2 (10.53%) FortiGate
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (10.53%) NetBackup
3 2 (10.53%) Simpana
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (78.95%) Citrix
2 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
3 9 (47.37%) NetApp
4 7 (36.84%) Akamai
5 6 (31.58%) Oracle
6 4 (21.05%) 3PAR
6 4 (21.05%) Cisco
6 4 (21.05%) HP
7 2 (10.53%) CommVault
7 2 (10.53%) Fortinet
7 2 (10.53%) Meru Networks
7 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
7 2 (10.53%) Veeam