The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 55 54 52
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 26 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.53% 2.48% 2.28%
As % of the System Software category 15.85% 16.44% 17.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 17
Median daily rate £398 £417 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.67% +7.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £298 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £536 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £30.75 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+36.58% +32.25%
VMware Infrastructure
Berkshire

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

System Software Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
164 146 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 15.98% 15.10% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 72 56
Median daily rate £420 £369 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.89% +1.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 14
Median hourly rate £21.33 £18.55 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.98% +17.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £13.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £22.82 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Reading

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 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 Reading region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 51 (100.00%) VMware
2 37 (72.55%) Windows
3 31 (60.78%) Linux
4 25 (49.02%) Windows Server
5 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
6 19 (37.25%) Active Directory
7 18 (35.29%) SAN
8 16 (31.37%) Cisco
8 16 (31.37%) TCP/IP
9 14 (27.45%) IBM
10 13 (25.49%) CCNA
10 13 (25.49%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (23.53%) Red Hat
11 12 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (21.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (21.57%) Hyper-V
12 11 (21.57%) Firewall
13 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (19.61%) Security Cleared
13 10 (19.61%) vSphere
13 10 (19.61%) Data Centre
14 9 (17.65%) Puppet
14 9 (17.65%) Fibre Channel
14 9 (17.65%) DevOps
14 9 (17.65%) Hitachi
14 9 (17.65%) Citrix
14 9 (17.65%) HP
14 9 (17.65%) Dell
14 9 (17.65%) Python

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (9.80%) MS Exchange
1 5 (9.80%) OpenStack
2 3 (5.88%) Apache
2 3 (5.88%) Node.js
2 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.88%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.96%) CloudStack
4 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.96%) JBoss
4 1 (1.96%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.96%) CloudBees
3 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (35.29%) SAN
2 16 (31.37%) TCP/IP
3 11 (21.57%) Firewall
4 9 (17.65%) Fibre Channel
5 8 (15.69%) DNS
5 8 (15.69%) Ethernet
6 6 (11.76%) NAS
7 5 (9.80%) DHCP
8 4 (7.84%) Unified Communications
9 3 (5.88%) ATM
9 3 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (5.88%) LAN
9 3 (5.88%) MPLS
9 3 (5.88%) VoIP
9 3 (5.88%) WAN
10 2 (3.92%) Internet
10 2 (3.92%) IP Telephony
10 2 (3.92%) Network Security
11 1 (1.96%) iSCSI
11 1 (1.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) MySQL
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.92%) DB2
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.80%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.88%) JIRA
3 3 (5.88%) Maven
4 2 (3.92%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (3.92%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.96%) Ant
5 1 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.96%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.96%) Gradle
5 1 (1.96%) Subversion
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Publishing
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (19.61%) Support Engineer
2 8 (15.69%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Applications Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Architect
5 4 (7.84%) Team Leader
5 4 (7.84%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Active Directory Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Active Directory Support
6 3 (5.88%) Active Directory Support Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Administrator
6 3 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) Middleware
2 1 (1.96%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (1.96%) ELK Stack
2 1 (1.96%) LAMP
2 1 (1.96%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.96%) Servlets
2 1 (1.96%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (1.96%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.88%) Private Cloud
3 3 (5.88%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.92%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.92%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (3.92%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.96%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 37 (72.55%) Windows
2 31 (60.78%) Linux
3 25 (49.02%) Windows Server
4 11 (21.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (15.69%) Unix
7 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (7.84%) CentOS
8 4 (7.84%) SUSE
8 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (5.88%) Solaris
10 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.96%) AIX
11 1 (1.96%) Debian
11 1 (1.96%) Fedora
11 1 (1.96%) HPUX
11 1 (1.96%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.65%) DevOps
1 9 (17.65%) ITIL
2 7 (13.73%) Configuration Management
3 6 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 5 (9.80%) Coaching
5 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.84%) Change Management
5 4 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (7.84%) Kanban
5 4 (7.84%) Migration
5 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 3 (5.88%) ITSM
6 3 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.88%) Presales
6 3 (5.88%) Scrum
6 3 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.65%) Python
2 7 (13.73%) Perl
3 5 (9.80%) Java
3 5 (9.80%) PowerShell
3 5 (9.80%) Ruby
4 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.92%) AWK
5 2 (3.92%) sed
6 1 (1.96%) C#
6 1 (1.96%) PHP
6 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (25.49%) CCNA
1 13 (25.49%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (19.61%) Security Cleared
4 8 (15.69%) MCP
4 8 (15.69%) MCSA
5 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
6 4 (7.84%) MCSE
7 3 (5.88%) DV Cleared
8 2 (3.92%) CCNP
8 2 (3.92%) HNC
8 2 (3.92%) RHCSA
8 2 (3.92%) VCP5
9 1 (1.96%) APMP
9 1 (1.96%) CCA
9 1 (1.96%) CCNP Voice
9 1 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.96%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 19 (37.25%) Active Directory
2 11 (21.57%) Hyper-V
3 10 (19.61%) vSphere
4 4 (7.84%) XenServer
5 3 (5.88%) KVM
5 3 (5.88%) vCloud
5 3 (5.88%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.88%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (5.88%) XenApp
6 2 (3.92%) NFS
6 2 (3.92%) Xen
7 1 (1.96%) Docker
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.96%) Postfix
7 1 (1.96%) qmail
7 1 (1.96%) Sendmail
7 1 (1.96%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) Puppet
2 6 (11.76%) Ansible
3 4 (7.84%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (5.88%) Nagios
4 3 (5.88%) SCOM
4 3 (5.88%) vRealize
5 2 (3.92%) Backup Exec
5 2 (3.92%) SCCM
6 1 (1.96%) Cacti
6 1 (1.96%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (1.96%) Grafana
6 1 (1.96%) logstash
6 1 (1.96%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (1.96%) Plesk
6 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (1.96%) Salt
6 1 (1.96%) SELinux
6 1 (1.96%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
3 16 (31.37%) Cisco
4 14 (27.45%) IBM
5 12 (23.53%) Red Hat
6 9 (17.65%) Citrix
6 9 (17.65%) Dell
6 9 (17.65%) Hitachi
6 9 (17.65%) HP
7 8 (15.69%) Intel
8 4 (7.84%) EMC
8 4 (7.84%) Oracle
8 4 (7.84%) Remedy
9 3 (5.88%) LANDesk
10 2 (3.92%) NetApp
10 2 (3.92%) Symantec
10 2 (3.92%) Veritas
11 1 (1.96%) Avaya
11 1 (1.96%) BT
11 1 (1.96%) CommVault
Reading, Berkshire
Bankside Recruitment
Rate: £25,000 - £35,000 per year plus on-going training and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £240 - £280 per day
Posted: 5 days ago