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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 48 44 37
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 22 25 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.95% 2.66% 3.43%
As % of the System Software category 26.19% 21.74% 18.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 18
Median daily rate £400 £424 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -5.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £273 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £487 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.65 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £27.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.10% +9.00%
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
84 115 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 11.26% 12.22% 18.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 55 108
Median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £562
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 30 16
Median hourly rate £55.00 £30.90 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.99% +58.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.89 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £55.55 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%

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 11 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Reading region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 41 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (73.17%) Linux
3 26 (63.41%) Windows
4 18 (43.90%) AIX
4 18 (43.90%) SAN
4 18 (43.90%) EMC
5 17 (41.46%) Cisco
6 16 (39.02%) IBM
6 16 (39.02%) Data Centre
7 15 (36.59%) Solaris
7 15 (36.59%) Unix
7 15 (36.59%) Shell Script
8 14 (34.15%) NetApp
8 14 (34.15%) Mainframe
8 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
8 14 (34.15%) IBM Mainframe
8 14 (34.15%) EMC VNX
8 14 (34.15%) EMC VMAX
9 12 (29.27%) Law
9 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
10 10 (24.39%) Security Cleared
11 9 (21.95%) Puppet
11 9 (21.95%) SCCM
11 9 (21.95%) Ubuntu
12 8 (19.51%) SCOM
12 8 (19.51%) DV Cleared
12 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (19.51%) DNS
12 8 (19.51%) Perl
12 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2003

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 6 (14.63%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.88%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.44%) Apache
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.44%) SAS
3 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.44%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 18 (43.90%) SAN
2 8 (19.51%) DNS
3 5 (12.20%) DHCP
4 4 (9.76%) Firewall
4 4 (9.76%) LAN
4 4 (9.76%) MPLS
4 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
4 4 (9.76%) WAN
5 2 (4.88%) VoIP
6 1 (2.44%) BGP
6 1 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.44%) HTTP
6 1 (2.44%) IMAP
6 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.44%) LDAP
6 1 (2.44%) OSPF
6 1 (2.44%) SMTP
6 1 (2.44%) SSL
6 1 (2.44%) VPN
6 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.44%) MSI
General
1 12 (29.27%) Law
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (17.07%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) Storage Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (9.76%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
3 4 (9.76%) Administrator
3 4 (9.76%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Support Specialist
3 4 (9.76%) VMware Specialist
4 3 (7.32%) Active Directory Specialist
4 3 (7.32%) Architect
4 3 (7.32%) Storage Specialist
4 3 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.32%) Team Leader
5 2 (4.88%) Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (4.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.88%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) Web Services
2 2 (4.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) Data Centre
2 14 (34.15%) EMC VMAX
2 14 (34.15%) EMC VNX
2 14 (34.15%) IBM Mainframe
2 14 (34.15%) Mainframe
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.44%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 30 (73.17%) Linux
2 26 (63.41%) Windows
3 18 (43.90%) AIX
4 15 (36.59%) Solaris
4 15 (36.59%) Unix
5 9 (21.95%) Ubuntu
6 8 (19.51%) Windows Server
6 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (7.32%) Debian
8 1 (2.44%) CentOS
8 1 (2.44%) Mac OS
8 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) Configuration Management
1 7 (17.07%) DevOps
1 7 (17.07%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (14.63%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (9.76%) Validation
4 3 (7.32%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (4.88%) Business Continuity
5 2 (4.88%) Network Design
5 2 (4.88%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (2.44%) Application Virtualisation
6 1 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.44%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (2.44%) Information Security
6 1 (2.44%) Information Security Management
6 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 1 (2.44%) ITIL
6 1 (2.44%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.44%) Migration
6 1 (2.44%) Release Management
6 1 (2.44%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (36.59%) Shell Script
2 8 (19.51%) Perl
3 7 (17.07%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
4 3 (7.32%) Python
5 2 (4.88%) Ruby
5 2 (4.88%) SQL
6 1 (2.44%) C
6 1 (2.44%) Korn
6 1 (2.44%) VB
6 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Security Cleared
2 8 (19.51%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.07%) Hyper-V
3 5 (12.20%) vSphere
4 2 (4.88%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (4.88%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.44%) Ceph
5 1 (2.44%) Dovecot
5 1 (2.44%) iptables
5 1 (2.44%) KVM
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.44%) Sendmail
5 1 (2.44%) Squid
5 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) Puppet
1 9 (21.95%) SCCM
2 8 (19.51%) SCOM
3 7 (17.07%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (14.63%) CFEngine
5 5 (12.20%) WSUS
6 4 (9.76%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (4.88%) NetBackup
8 1 (2.44%) Ansible
8 1 (2.44%) Cacti
8 1 (2.44%) HAProxy
8 1 (2.44%) Nagios
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (2.44%) RANCID
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (43.90%) EMC
3 17 (41.46%) Cisco
4 16 (39.02%) IBM
5 14 (34.15%) NetApp
6 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
7 6 (14.63%) Citrix
8 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
9 3 (7.32%) Veeam
10 2 (4.88%) HP
10 2 (4.88%) Splunk
11 1 (2.44%) Aruba
11 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
11 1 (2.44%) Juniper
11 1 (2.44%) Lumension
11 1 (2.44%) Polycom
11 1 (2.44%) Sophos
11 1 (2.44%) Tandberg
11 1 (2.44%) Wyse