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 31 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 50 63 48
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -15
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 5 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.97% 1.22% 2.13%
As % of the System Software category 9.80% 13.79% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 9
Median daily rate £350 £375 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £353 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £413 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £29.25 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-4.27% +21.87%
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
51 58 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 9.90% 8.87% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 38 32
Median daily rate £350 £375 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £215 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.67% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 3
Median hourly rate £13.25 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.35% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +16 2 £275 -26.66% 2
Newport -4 1 £375 +2.73%
Monmouthshire - 1 £350 -
VMware Infrastructure
Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 10 (52.63%) Windows
4 9 (47.37%) Linux
5 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
6 7 (36.84%) DNS
6 7 (36.84%) DHCP
6 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
7 6 (31.58%) Java
7 6 (31.58%) Perl
7 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
7 6 (31.58%) Ansible
8 5 (26.32%) DevOps
8 5 (26.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 5 (26.32%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (26.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 5 (26.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 5 (26.32%) Fluentd
8 5 (26.32%) Terraform
8 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
8 5 (26.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 5 (26.32%) Amazon ELB
8 5 (26.32%) Puppet
8 5 (26.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 5 (26.32%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (26.32%) Amazon S3
8 5 (26.32%) Google App Engine
8 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (26.32%) Open Source
8 5 (26.32%) .NET

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 4 (21.05%) Apache
1 4 (21.05%) IIS
1 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) Jetty
2 3 (15.79%) Mongrel
2 3 (15.79%) nginx
2 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
3 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon ELB
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon S3
1 5 (26.32%) Google App Engine
1 5 (26.32%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (26.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 3 (15.79%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
2 7 (36.84%) DHCP
2 7 (36.84%) DNS
3 5 (26.32%) HTTP
3 5 (26.32%) SSL
4 4 (21.05%) Firewall
5 3 (15.79%) FTP
5 3 (15.79%) IPsec
6 2 (10.53%) LAN
6 2 (10.53%) SAN
6 2 (10.53%) WAN
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (5.26%) HTTPS
7 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
7 1 (5.26%) NetScaler
7 1 (5.26%) Skype
7 1 (5.26%) SSH
7 1 (5.26%) VoIP
7 1 (5.26%) Wireless
7 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.79%) Travis CI
3 1 (5.26%) Bugzilla
3 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.26%) IntelliJ
3 1 (5.26%) JUnit
3 1 (5.26%) Maven
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Support Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) IT Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) IT Support
2 3 (15.79%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Server Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Server Support
2 3 (15.79%) Server Support Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
2 4 (21.05%) LAMP
3 3 (15.79%) J2EE
3 3 (15.79%) Kafka
3 3 (15.79%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (15.79%) Servlets
4 1 (5.26%) Java EE
4 1 (5.26%) SAML
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.26%) Cryptography
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) EqualLogic
2 1 (5.26%) PKI
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Linux
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (10.53%) Unix
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
1 5 (26.32%) DevOps
1 5 (26.32%) Open Source
2 4 (21.05%) Migration
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Security
4 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Database Security
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.26%) Information Security
4 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.26%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) Java
1 6 (31.58%) Perl
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
3 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (10.53%) MCSE
4 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (5.26%) CCNA
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
1 5 (26.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 5 (26.32%) Xen
2 4 (21.05%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (21.05%) VMware ESX
2 4 (21.05%) vSphere
3 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (10.53%) XenApp
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (5.26%) NFS
4 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Ansible
2 5 (26.32%) Fluentd
2 5 (26.32%) Puppet
2 5 (26.32%) Terraform
3 3 (15.79%) Backup Exec
3 3 (15.79%) Marathon
3 3 (15.79%) Mesos
3 3 (15.79%) Piwik
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (10.53%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (5.26%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
5 1 (5.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (5.26%) yum
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) Google
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco
4 4 (21.05%) Citrix
4 4 (21.05%) NetApp
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle
5 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
6 2 (10.53%) SAP
6 2 (10.53%) Symantec
7 1 (5.26%) Altiris
7 1 (5.26%) arcserve
7 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.26%) Dell
7 1 (5.26%) HP
7 1 (5.26%) Intel Security
7 1 (5.26%) Remedy
7 1 (5.26%) Sophos