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 24 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 39 63 57
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 25 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.27% 1.33% 1.14%
As % of the System Software category 32.47% 10.48% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 6
Median daily rate £450 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.92% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £285 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £476 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £339 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.70% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £43.28 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+147.31% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £29.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-5.08% +25.53%
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
77 124 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.08% 12.72% 15.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 62 69
Median daily rate £425 £400 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £180 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 26 15
Median hourly rate £43.28 £21.55 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.83% +53.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +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 24 August 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 24 August 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 53 (100.00%) VMware
2 37 (69.81%) Linux
3 24 (45.28%) Windows
4 18 (33.96%) vSphere
5 17 (32.08%) Microsoft
6 16 (30.19%) Active Directory
6 16 (30.19%) Windows Server
7 15 (28.30%) DevOps
7 15 (28.30%) Perl
8 14 (26.42%) Red Hat
8 14 (26.42%) PowerShell
9 13 (24.53%) Security Cleared
10 12 (22.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (22.64%) Puppet
10 12 (22.64%) Python
10 12 (22.64%) SAN
11 11 (20.75%) IBM
11 11 (20.75%) HP
11 11 (20.75%) TCP/IP
12 10 (18.87%) Cisco
12 10 (18.87%) Firewall
12 10 (18.87%) Data Centre
13 9 (16.98%) Ubuntu
13 9 (16.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 9 (16.98%) SC Cleared
13 9 (16.98%) Hyper-V
14 8 (15.09%) Citrix
15 7 (13.21%) Cisco Certification
15 7 (13.21%) CCNA
15 7 (13.21%) DNS

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 (9.43%) OpenStack
2 3 (5.66%) Apache
2 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.66%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.66%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.77%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.89%) CloudStack
4 1 (1.89%) Confluence
4 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.89%) JBoss
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.89%) CloudBees
3 1 (1.89%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.64%) SAN
2 11 (20.75%) TCP/IP
3 10 (18.87%) Firewall
4 7 (13.21%) DNS
5 6 (11.32%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (9.43%) Ethernet
6 5 (9.43%) LAN
6 5 (9.43%) MPLS
6 5 (9.43%) WAN
7 4 (7.55%) DHCP
7 4 (7.55%) VoIP
8 3 (5.66%) iSCSI
8 3 (5.66%) NAS
8 3 (5.66%) Network Security
9 2 (3.77%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (3.77%) NetScaler
9 2 (3.77%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (1.89%) HSRP
10 1 (1.89%) Internet
10 1 (1.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) MySQL
2 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.55%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (9.43%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.55%) JIRA
3 3 (5.66%) Maven
4 2 (3.77%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.89%) Ant
5 1 (1.89%) MSI
5 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.89%) Electronics
2 1 (1.89%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (20.75%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (15.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (9.43%) Administrator
4 5 (9.43%) Support Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Lead DevOps
5 4 (7.55%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.55%) Team Leader
5 4 (7.55%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Architect
6 3 (5.66%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (5.66%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.66%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) Web Services
2 4 (7.55%) Middleware
3 3 (5.66%) Node.js
4 2 (3.77%) .NET
4 2 (3.77%) XML
5 1 (1.89%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.89%) ELK Stack
5 1 (1.89%) LAMP
5 1 (1.89%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.89%) Servlets
5 1 (1.89%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.77%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.89%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.89%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.89%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.89%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (69.81%) Linux
2 24 (45.28%) Windows
3 16 (30.19%) Windows Server
4 12 (22.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (16.98%) Ubuntu
6 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (11.32%) Unix
8 5 (9.43%) SUSE
8 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (5.66%) AIX
10 3 (5.66%) CentOS
10 3 (5.66%) Debian
11 2 (3.77%) Solaris
12 1 (1.89%) Fedora
12 1 (1.89%) HPUX
12 1 (1.89%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.89%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) DevOps
2 7 (13.21%) Configuration Management
2 7 (13.21%) High Availability
3 6 (11.32%) ITIL
4 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
5 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.55%) Coaching
5 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 4 (7.55%) Kanban
5 4 (7.55%) Patch Management
5 4 (7.55%) Server Virtualisation
5 4 (7.55%) Software Distribution
6 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.66%) ITSM
6 3 (5.66%) Load Balancing
6 3 (5.66%) Open Source
6 3 (5.66%) Scrum
7 2 (3.77%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.77%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.30%) Perl
2 14 (26.42%) PowerShell
3 12 (22.64%) Python
4 7 (13.21%) Bash Shell
4 7 (13.21%) Ruby
5 5 (9.43%) Java
5 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.66%) VB
6 3 (5.66%) VBScript
7 2 (3.77%) C#
7 2 (3.77%) C++
7 2 (3.77%) PHP
7 2 (3.77%) SQL
8 1 (1.89%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.98%) SC Cleared
2 9 (16.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (13.21%) CCNA
3 7 (13.21%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (11.32%) MCP
4 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (9.43%) MCSA
6 4 (7.55%) DV Cleared
7 3 (5.66%) Degree
8 2 (3.77%) CCNP
9 1 (1.89%) CCENT
9 1 (1.89%) CCNP Voice
9 1 (1.89%) MCSE
9 1 (1.89%) RHCA
9 1 (1.89%) VCP4
9 1 (1.89%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (33.96%) vSphere
2 16 (30.19%) Active Directory
3 9 (16.98%) Hyper-V
4 5 (9.43%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.66%) NFS
5 3 (5.66%) XenServer
6 2 (3.77%) KVM
6 2 (3.77%) vCloud
6 2 (3.77%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.89%) Docker
7 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.89%) Postfix
7 1 (1.89%) qmail
7 1 (1.89%) Varnish
7 1 (1.89%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.89%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.89%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (22.64%) Puppet
2 6 (11.32%) CFEngine
3 4 (7.55%) SCCM
3 4 (7.55%) SCOM
4 3 (5.66%) Ansible
4 3 (5.66%) NetBackup
4 3 (5.66%) WSUS
5 2 (3.77%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.77%) Perfmon
5 2 (3.77%) SCOrch
5 2 (3.77%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.89%) Cacti
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (1.89%) logstash
6 1 (1.89%) Plesk
6 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (1.89%) Salt
6 1 (1.89%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (32.08%) Microsoft
3 14 (26.42%) Red Hat
4 11 (20.75%) HP
4 11 (20.75%) IBM
5 10 (18.87%) Cisco
6 8 (15.09%) Citrix
7 6 (11.32%) Hitachi
8 5 (9.43%) Dell
8 5 (9.43%) Intel
9 4 (7.55%) EMC
9 4 (7.55%) NetApp
10 3 (5.66%) LANDesk
10 3 (5.66%) Veeam
11 2 (3.77%) Juniper
11 2 (3.77%) Oracle
11 2 (3.77%) Splunk
11 2 (3.77%) Veritas
12 1 (1.89%) Avaya
12 1 (1.89%) CommVault