The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 62 53 70
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +17
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 284 296 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.12% 3.22% 2.52%
As % of the System Software category 24.74% 25.28% 21.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 136 116
Median daily rate £400 £388 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £261 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £499 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 36 17
Median hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +64.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £19.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £47.79 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £21.38
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +63.74%
VMware Infrastructure
England

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

System Software Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1148 1171 1069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.59% 12.73% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 682 577 501
Median daily rate £400 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 140 153
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.50 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+9.95% +8.54%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in the South East

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hampshire +6 97 £388 +8.21% 15
Berkshire -10 55 £375 -6.25% 18
Surrey -19 48 £425 +9.67% 13
Buckinghamshire +22 34 £425 +41.66% 9
Oxfordshire +8 17 £345 -23.33% 6
West Sussex -36 16 £423 +25.25% 6
Kent -8 8 £420 -1.17% 1
East Sussex -12 3 £200 -52.23% 4
Middlesex -10 1 - -
Home Counties - 1 £285 -
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 South East region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 574 (100.00%) VMware
2 375 (65.33%) Windows
3 271 (47.21%) Active Directory
4 234 (40.77%) Microsoft
5 231 (40.24%) Linux
6 228 (39.72%) Windows Server
7 152 (26.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 145 (25.26%) Cisco
9 136 (23.69%) Security Cleared
10 129 (22.47%) SAN
11 124 (21.60%) SQL
11 124 (21.60%) Windows Server 2012
12 123 (21.43%) Citrix
13 121 (21.08%) Data Centre
14 119 (20.73%) Firewall
15 115 (20.03%) vSphere
16 108 (18.82%) ITIL
17 107 (18.64%) Hyper-V
18 103 (17.94%) HP
19 96 (16.72%) MS Exchange
20 92 (16.03%) Red Hat
20 92 (16.03%) SC Cleared
21 90 (15.68%) Windows Server 2003
22 89 (15.51%) Microsoft Certification
23 88 (15.33%) PowerShell
24 85 (14.81%) SQL Server
25 84 (14.63%) Oracle
26 83 (14.46%) SCCM
27 81 (14.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
28 73 (12.72%) Finance

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 96 (16.72%) MS Exchange
2 45 (7.84%) SharePoint
3 34 (5.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 22 (3.83%) OpenStack
5 19 (3.31%) Apache
5 19 (3.31%) IIS
6 17 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (2.44%) Skype for Business
8 12 (2.09%) Tomcat
9 11 (1.92%) WebLogic
10 10 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2007
10 10 (1.74%) WebSphere
11 9 (1.57%) WordPress
12 7 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
13 6 (1.05%) JBoss
14 5 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
15 3 (0.52%) Node.js
16 2 (0.35%) Confluence
17 1 (0.17%) CloudStack
17 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 72 (12.54%) MS Excel
2 40 (6.97%) MS Office
3 7 (1.22%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.17%) MS Project
5 1 (0.17%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 11 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.17%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.17%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 54 (9.41%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (8.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (5.05%) IaaS
4 24 (4.18%) PaaS
5 22 (3.83%) Office 365
6 19 (3.31%) SaaS
7 14 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.35%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.17%) CloudBees
10 1 (0.17%) Engine Yard
10 1 (0.17%) GitHub
10 1 (0.17%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.17%) Heroku
10 1 (0.17%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 129 (22.47%) SAN
2 119 (20.73%) Firewall
3 70 (12.20%) DNS
4 63 (10.98%) LAN
4 63 (10.98%) WAN
5 46 (8.01%) TCP/IP
6 44 (7.67%) DHCP
7 28 (4.88%) NAS
8 24 (4.18%) Fibre Channel
8 24 (4.18%) LDAP
8 24 (4.18%) Network Security
9 23 (4.01%) Cisco ASA
10 21 (3.66%) iSCSI
10 21 (3.66%) VPN
11 19 (3.31%) Cisco Nexus
12 16 (2.79%) Internet
13 15 (2.61%) MPLS
13 15 (2.61%) VoIP
14 13 (2.26%) IPsec
15 11 (1.92%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (4.53%) MySQL
4 21 (3.66%) Oracle Database
5 12 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
7 10 (1.74%) BusinessObjects
7 10 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (1.74%) Oracle Database 12c
8 9 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (1.39%) DB2
10 7 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (1.05%) Hadoop
12 5 (0.87%) MongoDB
12 5 (0.87%) NoSQL
13 3 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (0.52%) Oracle Exadata
14 2 (0.35%) Apache Hive
14 2 (0.35%) Big Data
14 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 19 (3.31%) Git (software)
2 16 (2.79%) Jenkins
3 12 (2.09%) MSI
4 11 (1.92%) Maven
5 10 (1.74%) Subversion
6 7 (1.22%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (1.22%) StarTeam
7 5 (0.87%) JIRA
8 4 (0.70%) Ant
8 4 (0.70%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.70%) IntelliJ
8 4 (0.70%) JUnit
9 3 (0.52%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.52%) Vagrant
9 3 (0.52%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.35%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.35%) Gradle
10 2 (0.35%) InstallShield
10 2 (0.35%) Robot Framework
General
1 73 (12.72%) Finance
2 32 (5.57%) Telecoms
3 13 (2.26%) Marketing
4 12 (2.09%) Manufacturing
5 11 (1.92%) Electronics
6 10 (1.74%) Banking
7 9 (1.57%) Back Office
7 9 (1.57%) Billing
8 8 (1.39%) Aerospace
9 7 (1.22%) Military
9 7 (1.22%) Retail
10 4 (0.70%) Local Government
11 3 (0.52%) Advertising
11 3 (0.52%) Law
12 2 (0.35%) Automotive
12 2 (0.35%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.35%) Legal
13 1 (0.17%) Online Betting
13 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 90 (15.68%) Support Engineer
2 87 (15.16%) Architect
3 70 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 52 (9.06%) VMware Engineer
5 47 (8.19%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 41 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
7 38 (6.62%) Server Engineer
8 35 (6.10%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 35 (6.10%) Infrastructure Architect
9 34 (5.92%) Administrator
10 32 (5.57%) Systems Engineer
11 29 (5.05%) Wintel Engineer
12 27 (4.70%) Analyst
13 26 (4.53%) Consultant
13 26 (4.53%) Windows Engineer
14 25 (4.36%) Server Support
15 23 (4.01%) Technical Architect
16 22 (3.83%) Systems Administrator
17 20 (3.48%) Integration Engineer
17 20 (3.48%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.48%) .NET
2 12 (2.09%) Middleware
3 10 (1.74%) LAMP
3 10 (1.74%) XML
4 9 (1.57%) SAML
5 7 (1.22%) Web Services
6 5 (0.87%) Java EE
7 3 (0.52%) JDBC
7 3 (0.52%) JSP
7 3 (0.52%) REST
8 2 (0.35%) COM
8 2 (0.35%) HTML
8 2 (0.35%) J2EE
8 2 (0.35%) Regular Expression
8 2 (0.35%) RESTful
8 2 (0.35%) SOAP
8 2 (0.35%) Software Packaging
8 2 (0.35%) WPF
8 2 (0.35%) X-Windows
8 2 (0.35%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 121 (21.08%) Data Centre
2 22 (3.83%) Management Information System
2 22 (3.83%) PKI
3 20 (3.48%) EMC VNX
4 19 (3.31%) VCE vBlock
5 18 (3.14%) Clustering
6 17 (2.96%) Driving Licence
7 13 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (2.26%) EMC VMAX
8 11 (1.92%) Private Cloud
9 10 (1.74%) iSeries
10 9 (1.57%) Computer Science
10 9 (1.57%) Device Driver
10 9 (1.57%) Public Cloud
11 8 (1.39%) Cryptography
12 7 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.22%) Mainframe
13 6 (1.05%) AS400
13 6 (1.05%) CMDB
13 6 (1.05%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 375 (65.33%) Windows
2 231 (40.24%) Linux
3 228 (39.72%) Windows Server
4 152 (26.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 124 (21.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 90 (15.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 81 (14.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 70 (12.20%) Unix
9 49 (8.54%) Windows 7
10 28 (4.88%) AIX
10 28 (4.88%) CentOS
11 16 (2.79%) Windows 10
12 14 (2.44%) Windows Vista
13 10 (1.74%) Solaris
14 9 (1.57%) SUSE
15 8 (1.39%) HPUX
15 8 (1.39%) Ubuntu
16 7 (1.22%) Debian
17 6 (1.05%) VMS
17 6 (1.05%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (18.82%) ITIL
2 50 (8.71%) Migration
3 49 (8.54%) Disaster Recovery
4 41 (7.14%) Change Management
5 38 (6.62%) Configuration Management
5 38 (6.62%) Service Management
6 32 (5.57%) Open Source
7 30 (5.23%) Project Management
8 28 (4.88%) DevOps
9 27 (4.70%) Problem Management
10 25 (4.36%) ITIL V3
11 24 (4.18%) Service Delivery
12 21 (3.66%) Information Security
13 20 (3.48%) High Availability
13 20 (3.48%) Risk Management
14 18 (3.14%) Capacity Management
14 18 (3.14%) Converged Infrastructure
14 18 (3.14%) ITSM
14 18 (3.14%) Technical Architecture
15 17 (2.96%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 124 (21.60%) SQL
2 88 (15.33%) PowerShell
3 42 (7.32%) Perl
4 39 (6.79%) Python
5 30 (5.23%) VBScript
6 26 (4.53%) Ruby
6 26 (4.53%) Shell Script
7 25 (4.36%) Java
8 23 (4.01%) VB
9 13 (2.26%) C
10 11 (1.92%) Bash Shell
11 8 (1.39%) C#
11 8 (1.39%) PHP
12 7 (1.22%) JavaScript
13 6 (1.05%) AWK
13 6 (1.05%) sed
14 5 (0.87%) C++
15 4 (0.70%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.70%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 136 (23.69%) Security Cleared
2 92 (16.03%) SC Cleared
3 89 (15.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 69 (12.02%) MCSE
5 53 (9.23%) Cisco Certification
5 53 (9.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 49 (8.54%) MCSA
7 43 (7.49%) DV Cleared
8 41 (7.14%) CCNA
9 24 (4.18%) Degree
10 22 (3.83%) CCNP
10 22 (3.83%) MCP
11 9 (1.57%) ISEB
11 9 (1.57%) MCITP
12 6 (1.05%) ISTQB
12 6 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (1.05%) VCAP
12 6 (1.05%) VCP5
13 5 (0.87%) CCSE
13 5 (0.87%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.83%) SLA
2 11 (1.92%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.05%) QA
5 4 (0.70%) JSP 440
5 4 (0.70%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.35%) COBIT
7 1 (0.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 271 (47.21%) Active Directory
2 115 (20.03%) vSphere
3 107 (18.64%) Hyper-V
4 65 (11.32%) VMware ESX
5 48 (8.36%) XenApp
6 47 (8.19%) VMware ESXi
7 33 (5.75%) XenDesktop
8 32 (5.57%) XenServer
9 18 (3.14%) NFS
10 10 (1.74%) vCloud
11 9 (1.57%) KVM
12 6 (1.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 6 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
12 6 (1.05%) Terminal Server
13 5 (0.87%) Firmware
13 5 (0.87%) VMware Workstation
14 4 (0.70%) Docker
14 4 (0.70%) Forefront TMG
14 4 (0.70%) VMware Server
14 4 (0.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 83 (14.46%) SCCM
2 46 (8.01%) SCOM
3 40 (6.97%) Puppet
4 35 (6.10%) Backup Exec
5 34 (5.92%) WSUS
6 32 (5.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 24 (4.18%) McAfee ePO
8 23 (4.01%) Opscode Chef
8 23 (4.01%) SCVMM
9 22 (3.83%) Ansible
10 18 (3.14%) NetBackup
11 17 (2.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 15 (2.61%) SCOrch
13 13 (2.26%) Nagios
14 12 (2.09%) Norton AntiVirus
14 12 (2.09%) vRealize
15 10 (1.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 8 (1.39%) EMC NetWorker
17 7 (1.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
17 7 (1.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 574 (100.00%) VMware
2 234 (40.77%) Microsoft
3 145 (25.26%) Cisco
4 123 (21.43%) Citrix
5 103 (17.94%) HP
6 92 (16.03%) Red Hat
7 84 (14.63%) Oracle
8 68 (11.85%) EMC
9 48 (8.36%) NetApp
10 46 (8.01%) IBM
11 41 (7.14%) Juniper
12 38 (6.62%) Intel Security
13 29 (5.05%) Dell
14 28 (4.88%) CheckPoint
15 26 (4.53%) Symantec
16 21 (3.66%) Veritas
17 18 (3.14%) F5
18 15 (2.61%) 3PAR
19 13 (2.26%) Intel
20 12 (2.09%) SAP
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