The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 64 47 73
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +26
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 46 52 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.54% 2.77% 1.23%
As % of the System Software category 22.55% 27.66% 15.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 32 13
Median daily rate £420 £375 £254
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +47.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £498 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £14.88 £21.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.81% -8.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-6.54% +2.88%
VMware Infrastructure
North West

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

System Software Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
204 188 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.26% 10.03% 8.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 102 58
Median daily rate £375 £350 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £210 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 25
Median hourly rate £14.75 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.72% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.73 £19.50 £23.55
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 Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Stockport - 8 £425 - 3
Salford - 3 £486 - 4
Bolton - 2 £283 - 2
VMware Infrastructure
North West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 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 Manchester region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 88 (100.00%) VMware
2 48 (54.55%) Windows
3 38 (43.18%) Active Directory
4 35 (39.77%) Windows Server
5 34 (38.64%) Linux
6 28 (31.82%) Microsoft
7 27 (30.68%) ITIL
8 23 (26.14%) Unix
8 23 (26.14%) Red Hat
9 19 (21.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (21.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (20.45%) Virtual Environments
10 18 (20.45%) DNS
11 17 (19.32%) HP
11 17 (19.32%) Migration
12 16 (18.18%) Firewall
12 16 (18.18%) Citrix
12 16 (18.18%) SCCM
13 15 (17.05%) Puppet
13 15 (17.05%) Cisco
13 15 (17.05%) Solaris
13 15 (17.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 14 (15.91%) DHCP
14 14 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (14.77%) SAN
15 13 (14.77%) vSphere
15 13 (14.77%) Windows Server 2012
15 13 (14.77%) SCOM
15 13 (14.77%) Data Centre

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 8 (9.09%) Apache
2 7 (7.95%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.95%) OpenStack
3 6 (6.82%) Skype for Business
4 5 (5.68%) SAS
4 5 (5.68%) WebSphere
5 4 (4.55%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (3.41%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.27%) GlassFish
7 2 (2.27%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (2.27%) IIS
7 2 (2.27%) JBoss
7 2 (2.27%) Liferay
7 2 (2.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (2.27%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.27%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.14%) Mongrel
Applications
1 6 (6.82%) MS Excel
1 6 (6.82%) MS Office
2 1 (1.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.68%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.41%) Amazon S3
4 3 (3.41%) Google App Engine
4 3 (3.41%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.27%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (2.27%) SoftLayer
6 1 (1.14%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.45%) DNS
2 16 (18.18%) Firewall
3 14 (15.91%) DHCP
4 13 (14.77%) SAN
5 12 (13.64%) LAN
6 10 (11.36%) HTTP
7 9 (10.23%) WAN
8 8 (9.09%) iSCSI
8 8 (9.09%) VLAN
9 7 (7.95%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (7.95%) VPN
10 6 (6.82%) SMTP
10 6 (6.82%) TCP/IP
11 5 (5.68%) IMAP
11 5 (5.68%) MRTG
11 5 (5.68%) NAS
11 5 (5.68%) Network Security
11 5 (5.68%) VoIP
12 4 (4.55%) Unified Communications
12 4 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.41%) QlikView
3 2 (2.27%) DB2
3 2 (2.27%) MS Access
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.14%) Big Data
4 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.14%) Ingres
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.41%) Travis CI
4 2 (2.27%) HP UFT
4 2 (2.27%) Introscope
4 2 (2.27%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.27%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.27%) Toad
4 2 (2.27%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (9.09%) Finance
2 6 (6.82%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.55%) Banking
4 3 (3.41%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.27%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.14%) Back Office
6 1 (1.14%) French Language
6 1 (1.14%) Marketing
6 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (21.59%) Analyst
2 13 (14.77%) Technical Analyst
3 8 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (7.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 7 (7.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (7.95%) Infrastructure Support
4 7 (7.95%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 6 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (6.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 6 (6.82%) Support Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) Architect
7 4 (4.55%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 4 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (4.55%) Administrator
7 4 (4.55%) Security Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.55%) Technical Support
7 4 (4.55%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.68%) Middleware
2 2 (2.27%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (2.27%) SOAP
2 2 (2.27%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.14%) .NET
3 1 (1.14%) ELK Stack
3 1 (1.14%) J2EE
3 1 (1.14%) REST
3 1 (1.14%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.77%) Data Centre
2 10 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.82%) EMC VNX
3 6 (6.82%) Life Science
4 4 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.41%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.41%) BYOD
5 3 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.41%) Fat Client
5 3 (3.41%) PKI
5 3 (3.41%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.27%) HP Storage
6 2 (2.27%) LPAR
6 2 (2.27%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.27%) User Experience
7 1 (1.14%) BBC
7 1 (1.14%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.14%) NHS
7 1 (1.14%) Smartcard
7 1 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 48 (54.55%) Windows
2 35 (39.77%) Windows Server
3 34 (38.64%) Linux
4 23 (26.14%) Unix
5 19 (21.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (21.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (17.05%) Solaris
7 14 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (14.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (7.95%) CentOS
10 5 (5.68%) Debian
10 5 (5.68%) Ubuntu
10 5 (5.68%) Windows 7
11 4 (4.55%) OS/2
12 3 (3.41%) AIX
13 2 (2.27%) HPUX
13 2 (2.27%) SUSE
13 2 (2.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (1.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.68%) ITIL
2 18 (20.45%) Virtual Environments
3 17 (19.32%) Migration
4 11 (12.50%) DevOps
4 11 (12.50%) Patch Management
5 8 (9.09%) Security Patching
6 7 (7.95%) Configuration Management
6 7 (7.95%) PRINCE2
7 6 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (6.82%) Open Source
8 5 (5.68%) Problem Management
8 5 (5.68%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (5.68%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.55%) Change Management
9 4 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (4.55%) Project Management
10 3 (3.41%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (3.41%) Procure-to-Pay
10 3 (3.41%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 11 (12.50%) Perl
1 11 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 11 (12.50%) Python
2 8 (9.09%) SQL
3 7 (7.95%) C
3 7 (7.95%) Shell Script
4 6 (6.82%) PHP
5 5 (5.68%) Korn
6 4 (4.55%) C++
6 4 (4.55%) Java
7 3 (3.41%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (11.36%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (10.23%) MCP
4 7 (7.95%) MCSE
4 7 (7.95%) Security Cleared
5 6 (6.82%) CCNA
5 6 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (6.82%) DBS Check
6 4 (4.55%) CISSP
6 4 (4.55%) EMCSA
7 3 (3.41%) CISM
7 3 (3.41%) CISMP
7 3 (3.41%) MCSA
8 2 (2.27%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.14%) MCDST
9 1 (1.14%) MCITP
9 1 (1.14%) MCTS
9 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.68%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 38 (43.18%) Active Directory
2 13 (14.77%) vSphere
3 9 (10.23%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (5.68%) Dovecot
4 5 (5.68%) iptables
4 5 (5.68%) KVM
4 5 (5.68%) Sendmail
4 5 (5.68%) Squid
5 4 (4.55%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.41%) Firmware
6 3 (3.41%) Xen
7 2 (2.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (2.27%) NFS
7 2 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.27%) XenApp
8 1 (1.14%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (18.18%) SCCM
2 15 (17.05%) Puppet
3 13 (14.77%) SCOM
4 12 (13.64%) WSUS
5 5 (5.68%) Cacti
5 5 (5.68%) HAProxy
5 5 (5.68%) Nagios
5 5 (5.68%) OpenNebula
6 4 (4.55%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (2.27%) Ansible
7 2 (2.27%) Backup Exec
7 2 (2.27%) CA Wily
7 2 (2.27%) DameWare
7 2 (2.27%) EMC VPLEX
7 2 (2.27%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (2.27%) nmon
7 2 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.27%) ServiceCenter
7 2 (2.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 88 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 23 (26.14%) Red Hat
4 17 (19.32%) HP
5 16 (18.18%) Citrix
6 15 (17.05%) Cisco
7 11 (12.50%) Oracle
8 10 (11.36%) IBM
9 7 (7.95%) EMC
10 6 (6.82%) NetApp
11 4 (4.55%) Atlassian
12 3 (3.41%) 3PAR
12 3 (3.41%) Google
12 3 (3.41%) PlateSpin
12 3 (3.41%) Siebel
13 2 (2.27%) Isilon
13 2 (2.27%) SaltStack
13 2 (2.27%) SolarWinds
13 2 (2.27%) Veeam
13 2 (2.27%) Wyse
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