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 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 58 62 43
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 5 22 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.71% 2.15% 2.89%
As % of the System Software category 9.62% 14.10% 18.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 13
Median daily rate £413 £350 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -16.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £286 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £416 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £55.65 £55.65 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £43.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-46.51% +44.53%

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
52 156 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 7.40% 15.26% 15.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 96 73
Median daily rate £425 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £225 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 14
Median hourly rate £53.75 £55.55 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.24% +184.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.91 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £55.65 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

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 February 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 24 February 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 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (88.89%) Windows
3 18 (66.67%) Linux
4 17 (62.96%) Cisco
5 16 (59.26%) EMC
5 16 (59.26%) AIX
5 16 (59.26%) SAN
5 16 (59.26%) Shell Script
6 15 (55.56%) NetApp
6 15 (55.56%) Solaris
6 15 (55.56%) Unix
6 15 (55.56%) Data Centre
7 14 (51.85%) EMC VNX
7 14 (51.85%) EMC VMAX
7 14 (51.85%) IBM Mainframe
7 14 (51.85%) IBM
7 14 (51.85%) Mainframe
8 12 (44.44%) Law
9 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
10 8 (29.63%) Windows Server
11 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
11 7 (25.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
12 6 (22.22%) DV Cleared
12 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
12 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (22.22%) SCCM
12 6 (22.22%) SCOM
12 6 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
12 6 (22.22%) 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 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (7.41%) JBoss
3 1 (3.70%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.70%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (59.26%) SAN
2 6 (22.22%) DNS
3 5 (18.52%) DHCP
4 4 (14.81%) Firewall
4 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.70%) BGP
5 1 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (3.70%) HTTP
5 1 (3.70%) IMAP
5 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.70%) LAN
5 1 (3.70%) LDAP
5 1 (3.70%) MPLS
5 1 (3.70%) MRTG
5 1 (3.70%) OSPF
5 1 (3.70%) SMTP
5 1 (3.70%) SSL
5 1 (3.70%) VPN
5 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) Gerrit
General
1 12 (44.44%) Law
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Storage Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Active Directory Specialist
3 3 (11.11%) Storage Specialist
3 3 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Storage Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Support Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) VMware Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (3.70%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Storage Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Test Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 14 (51.85%) EMC VMAX
2 14 (51.85%) EMC VNX
2 14 (51.85%) IBM Mainframe
2 14 (51.85%) Mainframe
3 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Replication
4 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) Linux
3 16 (59.26%) AIX
4 15 (55.56%) Solaris
4 15 (55.56%) Unix
5 8 (29.63%) Windows Server
6 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.70%) CentOS
8 1 (3.70%) Debian
8 1 (3.70%) Mac OS
8 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (14.81%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
3 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (7.41%) Defect Management
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL
3 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.41%) Validation
4 1 (3.70%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.70%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.70%) DevOps
4 1 (3.70%) Network Management
4 1 (3.70%) Scrum
4 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) Shell Script
2 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
2 2 (7.41%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) Perl
2 2 (7.41%) Python
3 1 (3.70%) C
3 1 (3.70%) Korn
3 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) DV Cleared
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.70%) MCSA
3 1 (3.70%) MCSE
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.70%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
1 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
2 3 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (7.41%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (3.70%) Ceph
4 1 (3.70%) Docker
4 1 (3.70%) Dovecot
4 1 (3.70%) iptables
4 1 (3.70%) KVM
4 1 (3.70%) Sendmail
4 1 (3.70%) Squid
4 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (22.22%) SCCM
2 6 (22.22%) SCOM
3 2 (7.41%) Ansible
3 2 (7.41%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (7.41%) Puppet
3 2 (7.41%) WSUS
4 1 (3.70%) Cacti
4 1 (3.70%) HAProxy
4 1 (3.70%) Nagios
4 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (3.70%) RANCID
4 1 (3.70%) Salt
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (62.96%) Cisco
3 16 (59.26%) EMC
4 15 (55.56%) NetApp
5 14 (51.85%) IBM
6 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
7 2 (7.41%) Citrix
8 1 (3.70%) Polycom
8 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.70%) Tandberg
8 1 (3.70%) Temenos