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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 51 56 53
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 27 18 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.99% 2.00% 2.30%
As % of the System Software category 21.95% 13.85% 17.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 16
Median daily rate £425 £409 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.03% +3.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £251 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £580 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +62.79%
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
123 130 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 13.61% 14.44% 13.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 63 60
Median daily rate £400 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.28% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £221 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 15
Median hourly rate £17.50 £21.55 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.79% +36.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.33 £24.12 £16.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +8.54%

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 26 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 26 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 50 (100.00%) VMware
2 34 (68.00%) Windows
3 31 (62.00%) Linux
4 26 (52.00%) Windows Server
5 21 (42.00%) Microsoft
6 18 (36.00%) Active Directory
7 17 (34.00%) SAN
8 16 (32.00%) TCP/IP
9 15 (30.00%) Cisco
10 14 (28.00%) IBM
10 14 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (26.00%) Hyper-V
11 13 (26.00%) vSphere
11 13 (26.00%) CCNA
11 13 (26.00%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (26.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (24.00%) Red Hat
12 12 (24.00%) Security Cleared
12 12 (24.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 11 (22.00%) Firewall
13 11 (22.00%) Python
14 10 (20.00%) HP
14 10 (20.00%) Data Centre
15 9 (18.00%) Dell
15 9 (18.00%) Hitachi
15 9 (18.00%) Perl
15 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
15 9 (18.00%) Fibre Channel
15 9 (18.00%) DevOps
16 8 (16.00%) Puppet

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 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (10.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (6.00%) Apache
2 3 (6.00%) Node.js
2 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.00%) CloudStack
4 1 (2.00%) Confluence
4 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.00%) JBoss
4 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.00%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.00%) SAN
2 16 (32.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (22.00%) Firewall
4 9 (18.00%) Fibre Channel
5 8 (16.00%) Ethernet
6 6 (12.00%) DNS
6 6 (12.00%) NAS
7 4 (8.00%) DHCP
8 3 (6.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (6.00%) VoIP
9 2 (4.00%) Internet
9 2 (4.00%) iSCSI
9 2 (4.00%) LAN
9 2 (4.00%) MPLS
9 2 (4.00%) Network Security
9 2 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (4.00%) WAN
10 1 (2.00%) Asterisk PBX
10 1 (2.00%) PSTN
10 1 (2.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) MySQL
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.00%) DB2
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.00%) JIRA
3 4 (8.00%) Maven
4 2 (4.00%) Ant
4 2 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.00%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.00%) Gradle
5 1 (2.00%) Subversion
5 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (6.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.00%) Electronics
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Publishing
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (16.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (12.00%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Applications Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.00%) Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) .NET
1 2 (4.00%) Middleware
1 2 (4.00%) XML
2 1 (2.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (2.00%) ELK Stack
2 1 (2.00%) LAMP
2 1 (2.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.00%) Servlets
2 1 (2.00%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (2.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.00%) Private Cloud
3 2 (4.00%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.00%) Clustering
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (68.00%) Windows
2 31 (62.00%) Linux
3 26 (52.00%) Windows Server
4 14 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (12.00%) Unix
6 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (8.00%) CentOS
9 3 (6.00%) Solaris
9 3 (6.00%) SUSE
10 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
11 1 (2.00%) AIX
11 1 (2.00%) Debian
11 1 (2.00%) Fedora
11 1 (2.00%) HPUX
11 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
11 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
11 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.00%) DevOps
2 7 (14.00%) ITIL
2 7 (14.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (10.00%) Coaching
4 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (8.00%) Kanban
4 4 (8.00%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (6.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 3 (6.00%) ITSM
5 3 (6.00%) Open Source
5 3 (6.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (6.00%) Scrum
6 2 (4.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.00%) High Availability
6 2 (4.00%) Software Distribution
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.00%) Python
2 9 (18.00%) Perl
3 8 (16.00%) PowerShell
4 5 (10.00%) Java
4 5 (10.00%) Ruby
5 4 (8.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.00%) C#
6 3 (6.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.00%) AWK
7 2 (4.00%) C++
7 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.00%) sed
7 2 (4.00%) VB
7 2 (4.00%) VBScript
8 1 (2.00%) C-shell
8 1 (2.00%) PHP
8 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (26.00%) CCNA
1 13 (26.00%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (26.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (24.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (16.00%) MCP
3 8 (16.00%) MCSA
4 7 (14.00%) SC Cleared
5 5 (10.00%) MCSE
6 4 (8.00%) DV Cleared
7 2 (4.00%) CCNP
7 2 (4.00%) HNC
7 2 (4.00%) RHCSA
7 2 (4.00%) VCP5
8 1 (2.00%) CCA
8 1 (2.00%) CCENT
8 1 (2.00%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.00%) Degree
8 1 (2.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 18 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (26.00%) Hyper-V
2 13 (26.00%) vSphere
3 6 (12.00%) XenServer
4 4 (8.00%) VMware ESX
5 3 (6.00%) KVM
5 3 (6.00%) NFS
5 3 (6.00%) vCloud
5 3 (6.00%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (6.00%) XenApp
6 2 (4.00%) Xen
7 1 (2.00%) Docker
7 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (2.00%) Postfix
7 1 (2.00%) qmail
7 1 (2.00%) Sendmail
7 1 (2.00%) Varnish
7 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) Puppet
2 5 (10.00%) Ansible
3 4 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (6.00%) SCOM
5 2 (4.00%) Nagios
5 2 (4.00%) Perfmon
5 2 (4.00%) SCCM
5 2 (4.00%) SCOrch
5 2 (4.00%) SCVMM
6 1 (2.00%) Bacula
6 1 (2.00%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (2.00%) cPanel
6 1 (2.00%) Grafana
6 1 (2.00%) Graphite
6 1 (2.00%) Kibana
6 1 (2.00%) logstash
6 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (2.00%) Salt
6 1 (2.00%) SELinux
Vendors
1 50 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (42.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (30.00%) Cisco
4 14 (28.00%) IBM
5 12 (24.00%) Red Hat
6 10 (20.00%) HP
7 9 (18.00%) Dell
7 9 (18.00%) Hitachi
8 8 (16.00%) Intel
9 7 (14.00%) Citrix
10 3 (6.00%) EMC
10 3 (6.00%) LANDesk
10 3 (6.00%) Oracle
10 3 (6.00%) Remedy
11 2 (4.00%) NetApp
11 2 (4.00%) Veritas
12 1 (2.00%) Avaya
12 1 (2.00%) CommVault
12 1 (2.00%) SAP
12 1 (2.00%) Symantec
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