The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South West / Somerset
Rank 31 43 32
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 5 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.02% 0.94% 4.59%
As % of the System Software category 15.63% 13.04% 43.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Median daily rate £425 £260 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.46% +4.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £38.25 £30.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +24.59%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +40.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

System Software Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
32 23 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 12.96% 7.19% 10.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 13
Median daily rate £355 £410 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.53% +64.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £158 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £650 £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 10
Median hourly rate £15.00 £38.25 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.78% +77.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £38.25 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset 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 Somerset

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Somerset region.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Somerset region.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 4 £425 -
Taunton +2 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
South West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 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 Somerset region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
5 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
6 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
7 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
7 3 (27.27%) Nagios
8 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
8 2 (18.18%) LAN
8 2 (18.18%) WAN
8 2 (18.18%) DHCP
8 2 (18.18%) MCSE
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (18.18%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (18.18%) MCITP
8 2 (18.18%) Office 365
9 1 (9.09%) Web Operations
9 1 (9.09%) VLAN
9 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
9 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
9 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (9.09%) Ansible
9 1 (9.09%) DevOps
9 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
9 1 (9.09%) Server Building
9 1 (9.09%) Windows 10

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Hudson
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Server Support
5 1 (9.09%) WebOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
1 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) DevOps
1 1 (9.09%) Server Building
1 1 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
1 1 (9.09%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
3 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) MCITP
1 2 (18.18%) MCSE
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Nagios
2 1 (9.09%) Ansible
2 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds