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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 38 62 54
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 28 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.47% 1.08% 1.80%
As % of the System Software category 30.77% 8.20% 11.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 10
Median daily rate £394 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.31% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £259 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.28 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +72.41%
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
91 122 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 11.29% 13.19% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 63 66
Median daily rate £388 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.89% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £200 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 30 13
Median hourly rate £43.28 £21.55 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.83% +30.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+21.94% +9.67%

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 25 July 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 25 July 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 56 (100.00%) VMware
2 38 (67.86%) Linux
3 30 (53.57%) Windows
4 21 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 20 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 19 (33.93%) Active Directory
7 16 (28.57%) vSphere
8 15 (26.79%) DevOps
9 14 (25.00%) Security Cleared
9 14 (25.00%) Perl
10 13 (23.21%) Cisco
10 13 (23.21%) TCP/IP
10 13 (23.21%) Red Hat
10 13 (23.21%) Puppet
10 13 (23.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (21.43%) PowerShell
11 12 (21.43%) SAN
11 12 (21.43%) Python
11 12 (21.43%) Data Centre
12 11 (19.64%) Citrix
13 10 (17.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (17.86%) Hyper-V
14 9 (16.07%) Configuration Management
14 9 (16.07%) IBM
14 9 (16.07%) HP
15 8 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (14.29%) CCNA
15 8 (14.29%) Firewall
15 8 (14.29%) SC Cleared

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 (8.93%) MS Exchange
1 5 (8.93%) OpenStack
2 3 (5.36%) Apache
2 3 (5.36%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.36%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.57%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.79%) CloudStack
4 1 (1.79%) Confluence
4 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.79%) JBoss
4 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.79%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.79%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.79%) CloudBees
3 1 (1.79%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.21%) TCP/IP
2 12 (21.43%) SAN
3 8 (14.29%) Firewall
4 7 (12.50%) DNS
5 6 (10.71%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (8.93%) DHCP
6 5 (8.93%) Ethernet
6 5 (8.93%) NAS
7 3 (5.36%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (5.36%) iSCSI
7 3 (5.36%) LAN
7 3 (5.36%) MPLS
7 3 (5.36%) Network Security
7 3 (5.36%) VoIP
7 3 (5.36%) WAN
8 2 (3.57%) Internet
8 2 (3.57%) NetScaler
8 2 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.79%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (1.79%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) MySQL
2 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.71%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.14%) JIRA
3 4 (7.14%) Maven
4 2 (3.57%) Ant
4 2 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.79%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.79%) Gradle
5 1 (1.79%) Subversion
5 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (5.36%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.79%) Electronics
3 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (19.64%) Linux Engineer
2 10 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (10.71%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (10.71%) Support Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) Administrator
4 5 (8.93%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Lead DevOps
5 4 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (7.14%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.14%) Team Leader
6 3 (5.36%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.36%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) Web Services
2 3 (5.36%) Node.js
3 2 (3.57%) .NET
3 2 (3.57%) Middleware
3 2 (3.57%) XML
4 1 (1.79%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.79%) ELK Stack
4 1 (1.79%) LAMP
4 1 (1.79%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.79%) Servlets
4 1 (1.79%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (1.79%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.57%) Driving Licence
2 2 (3.57%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.79%) Clustering
3 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.79%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.79%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 38 (67.86%) Linux
2 30 (53.57%) Windows
3 21 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 13 (23.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (14.29%) Ubuntu
7 7 (12.50%) Unix
8 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (8.93%) SUSE
10 4 (7.14%) CentOS
11 3 (5.36%) AIX
11 3 (5.36%) Solaris
12 2 (3.57%) Debian
13 1 (1.79%) Fedora
13 1 (1.79%) HPUX
13 1 (1.79%) Windows 2000
13 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
13 1 (1.79%) Windows Vista
13 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) DevOps
2 9 (16.07%) Configuration Management
3 7 (12.50%) High Availability
3 7 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 6 (10.71%) ITIL
4 6 (10.71%) Server Virtualisation
5 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.93%) Coaching
6 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (7.14%) Kanban
6 4 (7.14%) Patch Management
6 4 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (7.14%) Software Distribution
7 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 3 (5.36%) ITSM
7 3 (5.36%) Load Balancing
7 3 (5.36%) Open Source
7 3 (5.36%) Scrum
8 2 (3.57%) Data Centre Operations
8 2 (3.57%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.00%) Perl
2 12 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 12 (21.43%) Python
3 7 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 7 (12.50%) Ruby
4 6 (10.71%) Java
5 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.36%) C#
7 2 (3.57%) C++
7 2 (3.57%) PHP
7 2 (3.57%) VB
7 2 (3.57%) VBScript
8 1 (1.79%) C-shell
8 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (17.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (14.29%) CCNA
3 8 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (10.71%) MCP
6 5 (8.93%) DV Cleared
6 5 (8.93%) MCSA
7 3 (5.36%) Degree
8 2 (3.57%) CCNP
8 2 (3.57%) MCSE
8 2 (3.57%) VCP5
9 1 (1.79%) CCENT
9 1 (1.79%) CCNP Voice
9 1 (1.79%) MCITP
9 1 (1.79%) RHCA
9 1 (1.79%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 19 (33.93%) Active Directory
2 16 (28.57%) vSphere
3 10 (17.86%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.14%) NFS
4 4 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (7.14%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.36%) vCloud
5 3 (5.36%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (5.36%) XenApp
5 3 (5.36%) XenServer
6 2 (3.57%) KVM
7 1 (1.79%) Docker
7 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.79%) qmail
7 1 (1.79%) Varnish
7 1 (1.79%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.79%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (23.21%) Puppet
2 6 (10.71%) CFEngine
3 5 (8.93%) Ansible
3 5 (8.93%) SCOM
4 4 (7.14%) SCCM
5 3 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (3.57%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (3.57%) Nagios
6 2 (3.57%) NetBackup
6 2 (3.57%) Perfmon
6 2 (3.57%) SCOrch
6 2 (3.57%) SCVMM
6 2 (3.57%) WSUS
7 1 (1.79%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.79%) Cacti
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (1.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (1.79%) Plesk
7 1 (1.79%) SELinux
7 1 (1.79%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 56 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 13 (23.21%) Cisco
3 13 (23.21%) Red Hat
4 11 (19.64%) Citrix
5 9 (16.07%) HP
5 9 (16.07%) IBM
6 6 (10.71%) Dell
6 6 (10.71%) Hitachi
7 5 (8.93%) EMC
7 5 (8.93%) Intel
8 4 (7.14%) NetApp
9 3 (5.36%) LANDesk
10 2 (3.57%) Juniper
10 2 (3.57%) Oracle
10 2 (3.57%) Veeam
10 2 (3.57%) Veritas
11 1 (1.79%) Avaya
11 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.79%) CommVault
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