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 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 61 40 53
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +13
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 47 60 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.53% 3.69% 2.27%
As % of the System Software category 22.07% 27.78% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 32 23
Median daily rate £358 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.71% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £178 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £498 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.23% -8.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £21.88
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +71.42%
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
213 216 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.45% 13.29% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 115 44
Median daily rate £375 £310 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 25 18
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -38.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £11.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.73 £22.10 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+21.94% +9.67%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -10 4 £450 +157.14% 2
Bolton -2 1 - - 3
Bury - 1 - - 1
Oldham - 1 - - 2
Rochdale - 1 - - 1
Sale - 1 £425 - 1
Salford - 1 - - 6
Wigan - 1 - - 1
VMware Infrastructure
North West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 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 Manchester region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 77 (100.00%) VMware
2 51 (66.23%) Windows
3 33 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 31 (40.26%) Windows Server
5 30 (38.96%) Microsoft
6 28 (36.36%) Linux
7 24 (31.17%) ITIL
8 23 (29.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (27.27%) Citrix
10 18 (23.38%) Unix
10 18 (23.38%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (22.08%) Red Hat
12 16 (20.78%) Virtual Environments
12 16 (20.78%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (19.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 15 (19.48%) Finance
14 14 (18.18%) SCCM
14 14 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (18.18%) HP
15 13 (16.88%) DNS
15 13 (16.88%) Solaris
15 13 (16.88%) SCOM
15 13 (16.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 13 (16.88%) vSphere
16 12 (15.58%) Cisco
17 11 (14.29%) DHCP
17 11 (14.29%) Migration
17 11 (14.29%) PowerShell
17 11 (14.29%) WSUS
17 11 (14.29%) Windows 7

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 9 (11.69%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.79%) WebSphere
3 5 (6.49%) Apache
3 5 (6.49%) OpenStack
3 5 (6.49%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.19%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (5.19%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.19%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (3.90%) IIS
5 3 (3.90%) SAS
6 2 (2.60%) GlassFish
6 2 (2.60%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (2.60%) JBoss
6 2 (2.60%) Jetty
6 2 (2.60%) Liferay
6 2 (2.60%) nginx
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.60%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.60%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.49%) MS Office
3 1 (1.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.30%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.69%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.39%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (5.19%) Google App Engine
3 4 (5.19%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (5.19%) SoftLayer
4 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.88%) DNS
2 11 (14.29%) DHCP
3 9 (11.69%) Firewall
3 9 (11.69%) HTTP
4 8 (10.39%) SAN
5 7 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (9.09%) iSCSI
5 7 (9.09%) VLAN
6 5 (6.49%) TCP/IP
7 4 (5.19%) FTP
7 4 (5.19%) MRTG
8 3 (3.90%) IMAP
8 3 (3.90%) LAN
8 3 (3.90%) MPLS
8 3 (3.90%) NetScaler
8 3 (3.90%) SMTP
9 2 (2.60%) IPsec
9 2 (2.60%) Network Security
9 2 (2.60%) VoIP
9 2 (2.60%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.90%) QlikView
3 2 (2.60%) DB2
3 2 (2.60%) MS Access
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (10.39%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.19%) Travis CI
3 2 (2.60%) HP UFT
3 2 (2.60%) Introscope
3 2 (2.60%) LoadRunner
3 2 (2.60%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.60%) Toad
3 2 (2.60%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.30%) Ranorex
4 1 (1.30%) Selenium
4 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (19.48%) Finance
2 8 (10.39%) Manufacturing
3 6 (7.79%) Banking
4 4 (5.19%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.60%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.30%) French Language
6 1 (1.30%) Law
6 1 (1.30%) Marketing
6 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (22.08%) Analyst
2 13 (16.88%) Technical Analyst
3 8 (10.39%) Architect
3 8 (10.39%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (9.09%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 7 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) Consultant
5 6 (7.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Support
7 4 (5.19%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 4 (5.19%) Administrator
7 4 (5.19%) Citrix Specialist
7 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (5.19%) Security Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) Senior Architect
7 4 (5.19%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.90%) .NET
2 2 (2.60%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (2.60%) J2EE
2 2 (2.60%) Middleware
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (2.60%) Servlets
2 2 (2.60%) SOAP
2 2 (2.60%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.30%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.39%) Life Science
2 7 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.49%) EMC VNX
4 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.90%) Fat Client
4 3 (3.90%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.60%) LPAR
5 2 (2.60%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.60%) PKI
5 2 (2.60%) User Experience
6 1 (1.30%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.30%) NHS
6 1 (1.30%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 51 (66.23%) Windows
2 31 (40.26%) Windows Server
3 28 (36.36%) Linux
4 23 (29.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (23.38%) Unix
5 18 (23.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (20.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (16.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (16.88%) Solaris
8 11 (14.29%) Windows 7
9 5 (6.49%) CentOS
10 4 (5.19%) Debian
10 4 (5.19%) Ubuntu
10 4 (5.19%) Windows 10
10 4 (5.19%) Windows 8
11 3 (3.90%) Mac OS
12 2 (2.60%) AIX
12 2 (2.60%) HPUX
12 2 (2.60%) SUSE
12 2 (2.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.17%) ITIL
2 16 (20.78%) Virtual Environments
3 11 (14.29%) Migration
4 9 (11.69%) Patch Management
5 8 (10.39%) Configuration Management
5 8 (10.39%) Security Patching
6 6 (7.79%) DevOps
7 5 (6.49%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (6.49%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (6.49%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (5.19%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.19%) Application Packaging
8 4 (5.19%) Change Management
8 4 (5.19%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (5.19%) Open Source
8 4 (5.19%) Problem Management
8 4 (5.19%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.19%) Web Operations
9 3 (3.90%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.90%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 10 (12.99%) Bash Shell
2 10 (12.99%) Perl
2 10 (12.99%) Python
3 8 (10.39%) C
4 6 (7.79%) Shell Script
5 5 (6.49%) SQL
6 4 (5.19%) C++
6 4 (5.19%) Java
6 4 (5.19%) Korn
6 4 (5.19%) PHP
7 2 (2.60%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.60%) Ruby
8 1 (1.30%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (12.99%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (11.69%) MCP
4 7 (9.09%) CCNA
4 7 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (9.09%) MCSE
5 6 (7.79%) DBS Check
6 5 (6.49%) Security Cleared
6 5 (6.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (5.19%) CISM
7 4 (5.19%) CISSP
7 4 (5.19%) EMCSA
7 4 (5.19%) MCSA
8 3 (3.90%) CISMP
9 1 (1.30%) CCENT
9 1 (1.30%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (1.30%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.30%) PMP
9 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (19.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (9.09%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 33 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 13 (16.88%) vSphere
3 6 (7.79%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.49%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (5.19%) KVM
5 4 (5.19%) NFS
5 4 (5.19%) Xen
6 3 (3.90%) Dovecot
6 3 (3.90%) Firmware
6 3 (3.90%) iptables
6 3 (3.90%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (3.90%) Sendmail
6 3 (3.90%) Squid
7 2 (2.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (2.60%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (2.60%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.60%) XenApp
8 1 (1.30%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (18.18%) SCCM
2 13 (16.88%) SCOM
3 11 (14.29%) WSUS
4 10 (12.99%) Puppet
5 4 (5.19%) Cacti
5 4 (5.19%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (5.19%) Nagios
5 4 (5.19%) OpenNebula
5 4 (5.19%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (3.90%) HAProxy
6 3 (3.90%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (2.60%) Ansible
7 2 (2.60%) CA Wily
7 2 (2.60%) DameWare
7 2 (2.60%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (2.60%) nmon
7 2 (2.60%) ServiceCenter
7 2 (2.60%) Tivoli
7 2 (2.60%) vMotion
8 1 (1.30%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 77 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (38.96%) Microsoft
3 21 (27.27%) Citrix
4 17 (22.08%) Red Hat
5 14 (18.18%) HP
6 12 (15.58%) Cisco
7 8 (10.39%) IBM
8 7 (9.09%) EMC
8 7 (9.09%) NetApp
8 7 (9.09%) Oracle
9 4 (5.19%) Google
10 3 (3.90%) AppSense
10 3 (3.90%) PlateSpin
10 3 (3.90%) Siebel
10 3 (3.90%) Wyse
11 2 (2.60%) CA
11 2 (2.60%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.60%) Endeca
11 2 (2.60%) Rackspace
11 2 (2.60%) SaltStack
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