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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 62 57 74
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 264 317 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.15% 3.19% 2.59%
As % of the System Software category 25.68% 28.30% 20.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 215 123
Median daily rate £400 £335 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £465 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 22 14
Median hourly rate £43.28 £32.50 £22.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.16% +43.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.25 £14.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £51.74 £46.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £26.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year
-13.46% -2.80%
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
1028 1120 1168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.27% 11.28% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 638 578
Median daily rate £400 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £187 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 120 149
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £11.96 £11.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £47.83 £37.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -10 83 £410 +13.88% 21
Berkshire +40 72 £400 +2.62% 19
Surrey +17 59 £400 +23.07% 15
Oxfordshire -26 18 £313 +35.86% 5
Buckinghamshire +17 16 £425 +41.66% 8
Kent +9 9 £325 -20.00% 3
West Sussex -25 6 £350 +3.70% 2
Sussex - 3 £178 -
Middlesex -1 1 £500 +25.00%
M4 Corridor - 1 £450 -
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 529 (100.00%) VMware
2 334 (63.14%) Windows
3 240 (45.37%) Linux
4 208 (39.32%) Active Directory
5 207 (39.13%) Microsoft
6 188 (35.54%) Windows Server
7 160 (30.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 127 (24.01%) Security Cleared
9 125 (23.63%) Cisco
10 112 (21.17%) Citrix
11 109 (20.60%) Windows Server 2012
12 108 (20.42%) ITIL
13 106 (20.04%) vSphere
14 102 (19.28%) Red Hat
15 96 (18.15%) Hyper-V
16 93 (17.58%) Data Centre
17 90 (17.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 89 (16.82%) SC Cleared
19 88 (16.64%) Firewall
20 83 (15.69%) SAN
20 83 (15.69%) DNS
21 80 (15.12%) HP
22 77 (14.56%) PowerShell
23 76 (14.37%) SQL
24 72 (13.61%) Finance
25 68 (12.85%) SQL Server
26 67 (12.67%) Windows Server 2003
27 66 (12.48%) SCCM
28 64 (12.10%) MS Exchange
29 59 (11.15%) WAN

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 64 (12.10%) MS Exchange
2 33 (6.24%) SharePoint
3 29 (5.48%) Skype for Business
4 28 (5.29%) Apache
5 24 (4.54%) Exchange Server 2010
6 20 (3.78%) IIS
7 19 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2007
8 18 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2013
9 16 (3.02%) OpenStack
10 9 (1.70%) Tomcat
11 7 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (1.32%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (0.95%) iPlanet
13 3 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.57%) JBoss
13 3 (0.57%) nginx
14 2 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
14 2 (0.38%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 58 (10.96%) MS Excel
2 37 (6.99%) MS Office
3 7 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.57%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (2.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.32%) SAP hybris
3 3 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.19%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.19%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 45 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (7.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (6.99%) IaaS
4 32 (6.05%) Office 365
5 17 (3.21%) SaaS
6 16 (3.02%) PaaS
7 6 (1.13%) Amazon S3
7 6 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.95%) GitHub
9 3 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.38%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.38%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.19%) Engine Yard
11 1 (0.19%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.19%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 88 (16.64%) Firewall
2 83 (15.69%) DNS
2 83 (15.69%) SAN
3 59 (11.15%) WAN
4 58 (10.96%) LAN
5 56 (10.59%) TCP/IP
6 54 (10.21%) DHCP
7 29 (5.48%) Internet
8 28 (5.29%) iSCSI
9 27 (5.10%) VPN
10 24 (4.54%) LDAP
11 22 (4.16%) SSL
12 21 (3.97%) MPLS
13 19 (3.59%) VoIP
14 18 (3.40%) NAS
14 18 (3.40%) NetScaler
14 18 (3.40%) Network Security
15 16 (3.02%) Cisco Nexus
15 16 (3.02%) HTTP
15 16 (3.02%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (12.85%) SQL Server
2 34 (6.43%) MySQL
3 25 (4.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (2.27%) Oracle Database
6 9 (1.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (1.51%) DB2
7 8 (1.51%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (0.95%) Hadoop
8 5 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (0.76%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.57%) Big Data
10 3 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.38%) OLTP
11 2 (0.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (0.38%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 18 (3.40%) Jenkins
2 17 (3.21%) Git (software)
3 10 (1.89%) MSI
3 10 (1.89%) Sonatype Nexus
4 9 (1.70%) Subversion
5 7 (1.32%) TeamCity
6 6 (1.13%) Maven
7 4 (0.76%) StarTeam
7 4 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.76%) Vagrant
8 3 (0.57%) Ant
8 3 (0.57%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.57%) JIRA
8 3 (0.57%) Travis CI
9 2 (0.38%) IntelliJ
9 2 (0.38%) JUnit
9 2 (0.38%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.38%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 72 (13.61%) Finance
2 22 (4.16%) Telecoms
3 21 (3.97%) Marketing
4 19 (3.59%) Electronics
5 17 (3.21%) Manufacturing
6 12 (2.27%) Back Office
7 10 (1.89%) Military
8 6 (1.13%) Advertising
8 6 (1.13%) Banking
8 6 (1.13%) Billing
8 6 (1.13%) Publishing
8 6 (1.13%) Retail
9 3 (0.57%) Games
9 3 (0.57%) Legal
9 3 (0.57%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.38%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.38%) Law
11 1 (0.19%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 78 (14.74%) Architect
2 52 (9.83%) Administrator
3 49 (9.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 46 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 42 (7.94%) Systems Administrator
6 33 (6.24%) Consultant
7 29 (5.48%) Infrastructure Architect
8 28 (5.29%) Linux Engineer
9 27 (5.10%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 21 (3.97%) Linux Administrator
10 21 (3.97%) Server Engineer
10 21 (3.97%) VMware Engineer
10 21 (3.97%) VMware Specialist
11 20 (3.78%) 3rd Line Support
12 19 (3.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 19 (3.59%) Systems Engineer
13 18 (3.40%) Integration Engineer
14 17 (3.21%) Analyst
15 15 (2.84%) Technical Architect
15 15 (2.84%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.59%) Web Services
2 16 (3.02%) HTML
3 14 (2.65%) CSS
3 14 (2.65%) LAMP
3 14 (2.65%) Middleware
4 9 (1.70%) XML
5 8 (1.51%) .NET
6 7 (1.32%) JSP
7 5 (0.95%) J2EE
8 4 (0.76%) REST
8 4 (0.76%) X-Windows
9 3 (0.57%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (0.57%) SAML
9 3 (0.57%) Spring
10 2 (0.38%) Ajax
10 2 (0.38%) boto
10 2 (0.38%) COM
10 2 (0.38%) Java EE
10 2 (0.38%) JDBC
10 2 (0.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 93 (17.58%) Data Centre
2 18 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (3.40%) PKI
3 17 (3.21%) Clustering
4 15 (2.84%) EMC VNX
4 15 (2.84%) Management Information System
5 13 (2.46%) Replication
6 11 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
7 10 (1.89%) Fat Client
7 10 (1.89%) Thin Client
8 9 (1.70%) Mainframe
8 9 (1.70%) Public Cloud
9 8 (1.51%) Driving Licence
9 8 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.32%) iSeries
10 7 (1.32%) Private Cloud
11 6 (1.13%) Computer Science
11 6 (1.13%) VCE vBlock
11 6 (1.13%) Virtual Team
12 5 (0.95%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 334 (63.14%) Windows
2 240 (45.37%) Linux
3 188 (35.54%) Windows Server
4 160 (30.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 109 (20.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 90 (17.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 67 (12.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 44 (8.32%) Unix
9 41 (7.75%) Windows 7
10 28 (5.29%) CentOS
11 26 (4.91%) Solaris
12 21 (3.97%) AIX
13 19 (3.59%) Ubuntu
14 17 (3.21%) Windows 10
15 11 (2.08%) Android
16 10 (1.89%) Debian
16 10 (1.89%) Windows 8
17 7 (1.32%) Data ONTAP
17 7 (1.32%) Oracle Linux
17 7 (1.32%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (20.42%) ITIL
2 42 (7.94%) Migration
3 40 (7.56%) Configuration Management
4 37 (6.99%) DevOps
5 35 (6.62%) Service Management
6 30 (5.67%) Virtual Environments
7 29 (5.48%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (4.91%) Project Management
9 25 (4.73%) Open Source
10 24 (4.54%) TOGAF
11 23 (4.35%) High Availability
12 21 (3.97%) Capacity Management
13 20 (3.78%) ITIL V3
14 19 (3.59%) Incident Management
14 19 (3.59%) Server Virtualisation
15 18 (3.40%) Business Intelligence
15 18 (3.40%) Change Management
15 18 (3.40%) Programme Management
16 17 (3.21%) Disaster Recovery
16 17 (3.21%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (14.56%) PowerShell
2 76 (14.37%) SQL
3 55 (10.40%) Python
4 54 (10.21%) Perl
5 30 (5.67%) Bash Shell
6 29 (5.48%) Java
7 28 (5.29%) Ruby
8 22 (4.16%) PHP
8 22 (4.16%) VB
9 21 (3.97%) VBScript
10 18 (3.40%) Shell Script
11 15 (2.84%) JavaScript
12 8 (1.51%) C
13 6 (1.13%) C#
13 6 (1.13%) C++
14 4 (0.76%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.57%) Go
16 2 (0.38%) C++/CLI
16 2 (0.38%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.19%) Jython
Qualifications
1 127 (24.01%) Security Cleared
2 89 (16.82%) SC Cleared
3 45 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (6.99%) MCSE
5 36 (6.81%) DV Cleared
6 32 (6.05%) Cisco Certification
6 32 (6.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 31 (5.86%) Degree
8 23 (4.35%) CCNA
9 18 (3.40%) CCNP
9 18 (3.40%) MCSA
10 10 (1.89%) MCP
11 8 (1.51%) RHCSA
12 7 (1.32%) RHCE
13 6 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.95%) DBS Check
14 5 (0.95%) MCITP
14 5 (0.95%) VCAP
15 4 (0.76%) SAP Certification
15 4 (0.76%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (2.27%) JSP 440
3 11 (2.08%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.51%) SLA
5 5 (0.95%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.76%) ISO22301
7 3 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.38%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.38%) QA
9 1 (0.19%) COBIT
9 1 (0.19%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 208 (39.32%) Active Directory
2 106 (20.04%) vSphere
3 96 (18.15%) Hyper-V
4 38 (7.18%) VMware ESXi
4 38 (7.18%) XenApp
5 37 (6.99%) VMware ESX
6 25 (4.73%) Virtual Machines
7 24 (4.54%) XenDesktop
8 23 (4.35%) vCloud
9 22 (4.16%) NFS
9 22 (4.16%) XenServer
10 12 (2.27%) Virtual Desktop
11 11 (2.08%) VMware Workstation
12 10 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
13 9 (1.70%) VMware Server
14 8 (1.51%) Virtual Servers
15 6 (1.13%) Samba
16 5 (0.95%) Docker
16 5 (0.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 5 (0.95%) Xen
Systems Management
1 66 (12.48%) SCCM
2 44 (8.32%) Puppet
3 41 (7.75%) SCOM
4 28 (5.29%) WSUS
5 27 (5.10%) Norton AntiVirus
6 26 (4.91%) NetBackup
6 26 (4.91%) Opscode Chef
7 25 (4.73%) Ansible
8 24 (4.54%) Backup Exec
8 24 (4.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 12 (2.27%) Nagios
9 12 (2.27%) vRealize
10 11 (2.08%) EMC NetWorker
11 9 (1.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 8 (1.51%) AirWatch
12 8 (1.51%) McAfee ePO
13 7 (1.32%) AppManager
14 6 (1.13%) CFEngine
14 6 (1.13%) Microsoft Clustering
14 6 (1.13%) Packer
Vendors
1 529 (100.00%) VMware
2 207 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 125 (23.63%) Cisco
4 112 (21.17%) Citrix
5 102 (19.28%) Red Hat
6 80 (15.12%) HP
7 45 (8.51%) EMC
7 45 (8.51%) Oracle
8 39 (7.37%) NetApp
9 38 (7.18%) Symantec
10 31 (5.86%) SAP
11 27 (5.10%) CheckPoint
11 27 (5.10%) Juniper
12 20 (3.78%) F5
12 20 (3.78%) IBM
13 19 (3.59%) Intel Security
14 17 (3.21%) Veeam
15 16 (3.02%) SolarWinds
16 14 (2.65%) 3PAR
17 13 (2.46%) Dell
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