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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 73 56 65
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +9
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 32 43 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.76% 2.55% 1.74%
As % of the System Software category 18.39% 26.54% 17.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 14
Median daily rate £343 £320 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.03% -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £190.00 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1627.27% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £30.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +29.03%
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
174 162 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 9.58% 9.59% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 71 57
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £185 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 23 21
Median hourly rate £12.28 £14.75 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.77% -4.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.18 £10.01 £10.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £19.82 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.13
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +2.32%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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
Salford - 1 £425 -
VMware Infrastructure
North West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 45 (100.00%) VMware
2 34 (75.56%) Windows
3 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
4 18 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 17 (37.78%) Windows Server
6 15 (33.33%) Citrix
7 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (24.44%) Cisco
9 11 (24.44%) Linux
9 11 (24.44%) Finance
10 9 (20.00%) Windows 7
11 8 (17.78%) Bash Shell
11 8 (17.78%) Python
11 8 (17.78%) MS Exchange
11 8 (17.78%) Perl
11 8 (17.78%) DNS
11 8 (17.78%) DHCP
11 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (15.56%) HP
12 7 (15.56%) Puppet
12 7 (15.56%) Jenkins
12 7 (15.56%) Hyper-V
12 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
13 6 (13.33%) Firewall
13 6 (13.33%) HTTP
13 6 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (13.33%) C
14 5 (11.11%) PHP
14 5 (11.11%) SQL Server

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 (17.78%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.11%) IIS
2 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.89%) Apache
3 4 (8.89%) OpenStack
3 4 (8.89%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (6.67%) SAS
4 3 (6.67%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.44%) Jetty
5 2 (4.44%) nginx
5 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.89%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (4.44%) Google App Engine
4 2 (4.44%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (4.44%) Office 365
4 2 (4.44%) SoftLayer
5 1 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.22%) IaaS
5 1 (2.22%) PaaS
5 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.78%) DHCP
1 8 (17.78%) DNS
2 6 (13.33%) Firewall
2 6 (13.33%) HTTP
3 5 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (11.11%) iSCSI
3 5 (11.11%) SAN
4 4 (8.89%) MRTG
5 3 (6.67%) FTP
5 3 (6.67%) IMAP
5 3 (6.67%) NetScaler
5 3 (6.67%) SMTP
5 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.44%) IPsec
6 2 (4.44%) VLAN
7 1 (2.22%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.22%) LAN
7 1 (2.22%) LDAP
7 1 (2.22%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) DB2
3 1 (2.22%) MS Access
3 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.67%) Travis CI
3 1 (2.22%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.22%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.22%) MSI
3 1 (2.22%) Ranorex
3 1 (2.22%) Selenium
3 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.22%) Toad
3 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (24.44%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Banking
2 5 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Law
4 1 (2.22%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (15.56%) Architect
2 6 (13.33%) Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Consultant
4 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (8.89%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Security Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Senior Architect
4 4 (8.89%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Citrix Specialist
5 3 (6.67%) Domain Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (4.44%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Server Support
6 2 (4.44%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) .NET
2 2 (4.44%) J2EE
2 2 (4.44%) Servlets
3 1 (2.22%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (2.22%) LAMP
3 1 (2.22%) SOAP
3 1 (2.22%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.22%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Life Science
2 4 (8.89%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.67%) Fat Client
3 3 (6.67%) Thin Client
4 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (75.56%) Windows
2 17 (37.78%) Windows Server
3 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (24.44%) Linux
6 9 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (8.89%) CentOS
8 4 (8.89%) Debian
8 4 (8.89%) Ubuntu
8 4 (8.89%) Unix
8 4 (8.89%) Windows 10
8 4 (8.89%) Windows 8
9 3 (6.67%) Mac OS
10 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.11%) DevOps
1 5 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (8.89%) ITIL
2 4 (8.89%) Migration
2 4 (8.89%) Open Source
3 3 (6.67%) Application Packaging
3 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.44%) Automated Testing
4 2 (4.44%) Change Management
4 2 (4.44%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
4 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.44%) Information Security
4 2 (4.44%) IT Governance
4 2 (4.44%) Problem Management
4 2 (4.44%) Risk Management
4 2 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (4.44%) Unit Testing
4 2 (4.44%) Web Operations
5 1 (2.22%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) Bash Shell
1 8 (17.78%) Perl
1 8 (17.78%) Python
2 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
3 6 (13.33%) C
4 5 (11.11%) PHP
5 4 (8.89%) C++
5 4 (8.89%) Korn
5 4 (8.89%) Shell Script
6 3 (6.67%) Java
6 3 (6.67%) SQL
7 1 (2.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (11.11%) CCNA
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.89%) MCSE
4 3 (6.67%) CISM
4 3 (6.67%) CISSP
4 3 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.44%) CISMP
5 2 (4.44%) MCSA
6 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.56%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.89%) KVM
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (6.67%) Dovecot
4 3 (6.67%) iptables
4 3 (6.67%) Sendmail
4 3 (6.67%) Squid
4 3 (6.67%) vSphere
5 2 (4.44%) NFS
5 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.44%) Xen
5 2 (4.44%) XenApp
6 1 (2.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (2.22%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) Puppet
2 4 (8.89%) Cacti
2 4 (8.89%) Nagios
2 4 (8.89%) OpenNebula
3 3 (6.67%) HAProxy
3 3 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.67%) SCCM
4 2 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (4.44%) SCOM
4 2 (4.44%) SCVMM
4 2 (4.44%) vMotion
5 1 (2.22%) DameWare
5 1 (2.22%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (2.22%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
3 15 (33.33%) Citrix
4 11 (24.44%) Cisco
5 7 (15.56%) HP
6 5 (11.11%) NetApp
6 5 (11.11%) Red Hat
7 3 (6.67%) AppSense
7 3 (6.67%) IBM
7 3 (6.67%) Wyse
8 2 (4.44%) EMC
8 2 (4.44%) Google
8 2 (4.44%) Oracle
9 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.22%) Dell
9 1 (2.22%) GFI Software
9 1 (2.22%) hybris
9 1 (2.22%) Juniper
9 1 (2.22%) LexisNexis
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