The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 49 52 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 10 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.06% 1.83% 3.25%
As % of the System Software category 16.39% 26.47% 23.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 15
Median daily rate £363 £305 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.85% -32.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £288 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £337 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £31.75 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+32.28% +32.29%
VMware Infrastructure
Wales

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 Wales region.

System Software Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
61 34 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 12.58% 6.91% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 18 50
Median daily rate £350 £280 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £155 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £11.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 5 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
Cardiff -15 5 £181 - 1
Newport +19 3 £375 +22.95%
Bridgend - 1 £400 - 5
VMware Infrastructure
Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 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 Wales region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (61.11%) Windows
3 9 (50.00%) Linux
3 9 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
5 6 (33.33%) Apache
5 6 (33.33%) Java
5 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (27.78%) Oracle
6 5 (27.78%) MS Office
6 5 (27.78%) Cisco
6 5 (27.78%) Citrix
6 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
7 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
7 4 (22.22%) DNS
7 4 (22.22%) DHCP
7 4 (22.22%) MySQL
7 4 (22.22%) SQL
7 4 (22.22%) ITIL
7 4 (22.22%) Google
8 3 (16.67%) PKI
8 3 (16.67%) Maven
8 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
8 3 (16.67%) Xen
8 3 (16.67%) Java EE
8 3 (16.67%) Wireshark

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 6 (33.33%) Apache
2 3 (16.67%) IIS
2 3 (16.67%) Jetty
2 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (16.67%) nginx
2 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) FileNet
3 1 (5.56%) JBoss
3 1 (5.56%) Moodle
3 1 (5.56%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Office
2 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.56%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (16.67%) Google App Engine
1 3 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.56%) Google Apps
2 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
2 4 (22.22%) DHCP
2 4 (22.22%) DNS
3 3 (16.67%) Firewall
3 3 (16.67%) FTP
3 3 (16.67%) HTTP
3 3 (16.67%) HTTPS
3 3 (16.67%) IPsec
3 3 (16.67%) SAN
3 3 (16.67%) SSH
3 3 (16.67%) SSL
3 3 (16.67%) Wireshark
4 2 (11.11%) LAN
4 2 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) MySQL
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 3 (16.67%) IntelliJ
2 3 (16.67%) JUnit
2 3 (16.67%) Maven
2 3 (16.67%) Subversion
2 3 (16.67%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Applications Support
2 3 (16.67%) Applications Support Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) IT Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) IT Support
2 3 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Data Centre Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Server Support
3 2 (11.11%) Server Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Test Data Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) J2EE
1 3 (16.67%) Java EE
1 3 (16.67%) LAMP
1 3 (16.67%) SAML
1 3 (16.67%) Servlets
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
1 3 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Cryptography
1 3 (16.67%) PKI
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.11%) Unix
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) AIX
5 1 (5.56%) Android
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (16.67%) DevOps
2 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (16.67%) Open Source
3 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.56%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.56%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) Perl
3 3 (16.67%) PHP
3 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 3 (16.67%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) MCP
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) vSphere
2 3 (16.67%) Xen
3 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Ansible
1 3 (16.67%) Puppet
1 3 (16.67%) yum
2 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.56%) nmon
2 1 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco
3 5 (27.78%) Citrix
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle
3 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
4 4 (22.22%) Google
5 2 (11.11%) NetApp
5 2 (11.11%) SAP
6 1 (5.56%) Adobe
6 1 (5.56%) Apple
6 1 (5.56%) arcserve
6 1 (5.56%) Blackboard
6 1 (5.56%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) IBM
6 1 (5.56%) Intel Security
6 1 (5.56%) Remedy
6 1 (5.56%) Sophos
6 1 (5.56%) Symantec
6 1 (5.56%) Veeam