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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 61 54 40
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 7 24 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.99% 2.58% 3.48%
As % of the System Software category 12.28% 20.34% 21.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 14
Median daily rate £413 £355 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.19% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £209 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £468 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £55.65 £55.65 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +20.68%

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
57 118 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 8.06% 12.67% 15.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 64 78
Median daily rate £438 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.67% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
- +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 8
Median hourly rate £55.33 £26.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.77% +35.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.91 £14.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £57.12 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017, 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 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (74.19%) Windows
3 21 (67.74%) Linux
4 18 (58.06%) SAN
5 17 (54.84%) Cisco
6 16 (51.61%) IBM
6 16 (51.61%) EMC
6 16 (51.61%) AIX
6 16 (51.61%) Shell Script
7 15 (48.39%) NetApp
7 15 (48.39%) Solaris
7 15 (48.39%) Unix
7 15 (48.39%) Data Centre
8 14 (45.16%) EMC VNX
8 14 (45.16%) EMC VMAX
8 14 (45.16%) Mainframe
8 14 (45.16%) IBM Mainframe
9 12 (38.71%) Law
10 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
11 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
12 8 (25.81%) DNS
13 7 (22.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 7 (22.58%) SCCM
13 7 (22.58%) Hyper-V
13 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
14 6 (19.35%) Performance Monitoring
14 6 (19.35%) SCOM
14 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (19.35%) Windows Server

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 (16.13%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.45%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.23%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.23%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (58.06%) SAN
2 8 (25.81%) DNS
3 5 (16.13%) DHCP
4 4 (12.90%) Firewall
4 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
5 3 (9.68%) LAN
5 3 (9.68%) MPLS
5 3 (9.68%) WAN
6 2 (6.45%) VoIP
7 1 (3.23%) BGP
7 1 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (3.23%) HTTP
7 1 (3.23%) IMAP
7 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.23%) LDAP
7 1 (3.23%) MRTG
7 1 (3.23%) OSPF
7 1 (3.23%) SMTP
7 1 (3.23%) SSL
7 1 (3.23%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) Gerrit
2 1 (3.23%) MSI
General
1 12 (38.71%) Law
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (16.13%) Storage Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Active Directory Specialist
3 3 (9.68%) Architect
3 3 (9.68%) Storage Specialist
3 3 (9.68%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 2 (6.45%) Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Storage Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Support Specialist
4 2 (6.45%) VMware Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (48.39%) Data Centre
2 14 (45.16%) EMC VMAX
2 14 (45.16%) EMC VNX
2 14 (45.16%) IBM Mainframe
2 14 (45.16%) Mainframe
3 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) Replication
4 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Windows
2 21 (67.74%) Linux
3 16 (51.61%) AIX
4 15 (48.39%) Solaris
4 15 (48.39%) Unix
5 6 (19.35%) Windows Server
5 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.45%) Debian
6 2 (6.45%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.23%) CentOS
7 1 (3.23%) Mac OS
7 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (12.90%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (6.45%) Business Continuity
3 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (6.45%) DevOps
3 2 (6.45%) Network Design
3 2 (6.45%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (6.45%) Validation
4 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.23%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (3.23%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.23%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.23%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (3.23%) Network Management
4 1 (3.23%) Open Source
4 1 (3.23%) Release Management
4 1 (3.23%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) Shell Script
2 3 (9.68%) Perl
2 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.68%) Python
3 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.45%) SQL
4 1 (3.23%) C
4 1 (3.23%) Korn
4 1 (3.23%) Ruby
4 1 (3.23%) VB
4 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 6 (19.35%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) MCSA
3 1 (3.23%) MCSE
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
2 7 (22.58%) Hyper-V
3 4 (12.90%) vSphere
4 2 (6.45%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.23%) Ceph
5 1 (3.23%) Docker
5 1 (3.23%) Dovecot
5 1 (3.23%) iptables
5 1 (3.23%) KVM
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.23%) Sendmail
5 1 (3.23%) Squid
5 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) SCCM
1 7 (22.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (19.35%) SCOM
3 3 (9.68%) Puppet
3 3 (9.68%) WSUS
4 2 (6.45%) Ansible
4 2 (6.45%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (3.23%) Cacti
5 1 (3.23%) HAProxy
5 1 (3.23%) Nagios
5 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (3.23%) RANCID
5 1 (3.23%) Salt
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (54.84%) Cisco
3 16 (51.61%) EMC
3 16 (51.61%) IBM
4 15 (48.39%) NetApp
5 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
6 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.45%) Citrix
7 2 (6.45%) HP
7 2 (6.45%) Splunk
8 1 (3.23%) Polycom
8 1 (3.23%) Tandberg
8 1 (3.23%) Veeam
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