The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 5 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 58 64 65
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 85 90 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 3.10% 2.85% 2.58%
As % of the System Software category 22.37% 27.03% 24.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 62 50
Median daily rate £330 £370 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.81% +48.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £182 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 9
Median hourly rate £22.50 £38.25 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% +59.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £22.10 £19.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.75 £41.10 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.37% +8.00%
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 West region.

System Software Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
380 333 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.84% 10.56% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 185 183
Median daily rate £330 £338 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -7.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £165 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £348
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 38 59
Median hourly rate £14.00 £27.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.09% +21.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.00 £43.40 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in the South West

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Wiltshire +6 33 £350 +8.52% 2
Gloucestershire -1 14 £120 -56.36% 10
Bristol +2 11 £325 -13.33% 4
Devon -2 8 £375 -18.91% 1
Cornwall - 7 £350 - 1
Somerset +27 5 £425 +63.46% 7
Dorset -8 1 - - 3
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

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

1 142 (100.00%) VMware
2 102 (71.83%) Windows
3 77 (54.23%) Active Directory
4 58 (40.85%) Microsoft
5 55 (38.73%) Windows Server
6 50 (35.21%) Security Cleared
7 37 (26.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 36 (25.35%) Windows 7
9 35 (24.65%) SC Cleared
9 35 (24.65%) Cisco
9 35 (24.65%) Linux
10 34 (23.94%) ITIL
11 31 (21.83%) PowerShell
12 29 (20.42%) Windows Server 2012
13 28 (19.72%) MS Exchange
13 28 (19.72%) HP
13 28 (19.72%) SAN
13 28 (19.72%) Windows Server 2003
14 27 (19.01%) DNS
15 25 (17.61%) SCCM
16 24 (16.90%) MS Office
17 23 (16.20%) DHCP
17 23 (16.20%) Migration
18 21 (14.79%) Puppet
19 20 (14.08%) Hyper-V
19 20 (14.08%) Replication
19 20 (14.08%) Red Hat
19 20 (14.08%) Citrix
20 19 (13.38%) Data Centre
21 18 (12.68%) LAN

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 28 (19.72%) MS Exchange
2 17 (11.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (7.75%) Skype for Business
4 8 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (4.93%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.23%) Confluence
7 4 (2.82%) Apache
7 4 (2.82%) Tomcat
8 3 (2.11%) IIS
9 2 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.70%) MQSeries
Applications
1 24 (16.90%) MS Office
2 13 (9.15%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.82%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.70%) MS Project
5 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.04%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.63%) Office 365
3 7 (4.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (4.23%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.41%) IaaS
5 2 (1.41%) SaaS
6 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.70%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.70%) PaaS
6 1 (0.70%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 28 (19.72%) SAN
2 27 (19.01%) DNS
3 23 (16.20%) DHCP
4 18 (12.68%) LAN
5 17 (11.97%) Firewall
5 17 (11.97%) TCP/IP
5 17 (11.97%) WAN
6 15 (10.56%) VoIP
7 14 (9.86%) NAS
8 7 (4.93%) VPN
9 5 (3.52%) SSL
9 5 (3.52%) Wireless
10 4 (2.82%) SMTP
11 3 (2.11%) MPLS
11 3 (2.11%) Skype
12 2 (1.41%) Cisco ISE
12 2 (1.41%) NetScaler
12 2 (1.41%) Remote Desktop
12 2 (1.41%) Structured Cabling
12 2 (1.41%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.93%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.41%) MySQL
3 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (4.93%) MSI
2 6 (4.23%) JIRA
3 3 (2.11%) InstallShield
4 2 (1.41%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.70%) Ant
5 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.70%) Hudson
5 1 (0.70%) Maven
5 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (9.15%) Finance
1 13 (9.15%) Military
2 9 (6.34%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.23%) Back Office
4 4 (2.82%) Games
5 2 (1.41%) Banking
6 1 (0.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (15.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (14.08%) Support Engineer
3 12 (8.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 12 (8.45%) Analyst
4 10 (7.04%) Problem Manager
5 9 (6.34%) Architect
6 8 (5.63%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (5.63%) Desktop Support
6 8 (5.63%) VMware Engineer
7 7 (4.93%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (4.93%) Administrator
7 7 (4.93%) Head of Delivery
7 7 (4.93%) Infrastructure Architect
7 7 (4.93%) Wintel Engineer
8 6 (4.23%) Infrastructure Support
8 6 (4.23%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (3.52%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (3.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (3.52%) Consultant
10 4 (2.82%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.41%) .NET
2 1 (0.70%) J2EE
2 1 (0.70%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.08%) Replication
2 19 (13.38%) Data Centre
3 14 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (9.86%) Fat Client
3 14 (9.86%) Thin Client
4 10 (7.04%) Clustering
5 8 (5.63%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.82%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.82%) EMC VNX
6 4 (2.82%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.11%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.11%) CESG
7 3 (2.11%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.41%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.70%) iPad
9 1 (0.70%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 102 (71.83%) Windows
2 55 (38.73%) Windows Server
3 37 (26.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (25.35%) Windows 7
5 35 (24.65%) Linux
6 29 (20.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (19.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (10.56%) Windows 10
9 14 (9.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (7.04%) Solaris
10 10 (7.04%) Windows 8
11 7 (4.93%) Unix
12 5 (3.52%) Mac OS X
13 4 (2.82%) Windows XP
14 2 (1.41%) Apple iOS
14 2 (1.41%) Debian
14 2 (1.41%) Ubuntu
14 2 (1.41%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.70%) Android
15 1 (0.70%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (23.94%) ITIL
2 23 (16.20%) Migration
3 16 (11.27%) DevOps
3 16 (11.27%) Problem Management
4 14 (9.86%) Change Management
4 14 (9.86%) Service Management
4 14 (9.86%) Time Management
5 13 (9.15%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (8.45%) Project Management
6 12 (8.45%) Service Delivery
7 10 (7.04%) Application Virtualisation
8 9 (6.34%) Server Virtualisation
9 8 (5.63%) PRINCE2
9 8 (5.63%) Software Deployment
10 7 (4.93%) Business Continuity
10 7 (4.93%) Incident Management
10 7 (4.93%) Release Management
10 7 (4.93%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (4.23%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (4.23%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 31 (21.83%) PowerShell
2 15 (10.56%) SQL
3 10 (7.04%) VB
4 8 (5.63%) Python
4 8 (5.63%) VBScript
5 4 (2.82%) AWK
5 4 (2.82%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.82%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.11%) C
7 2 (1.41%) C#
7 2 (1.41%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.70%) C-shell
8 1 (0.70%) Java
8 1 (0.70%) Perl
8 1 (0.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 50 (35.21%) Security Cleared
2 35 (24.65%) SC Cleared
3 15 (10.56%) ITIL Certification
4 14 (9.86%) DV Cleared
4 14 (9.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (7.75%) MCSE
6 8 (5.63%) CCNA
6 8 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (4.93%) MCITP
8 6 (4.23%) DBS Check
9 5 (3.52%) MCSA
9 5 (3.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (2.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (2.11%) RHCE
11 2 (1.41%) A+ Certification
11 2 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (1.41%) CISSP
11 2 (1.41%) CNA
11 2 (1.41%) CNE
11 2 (1.41%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.93%) SLA
2 5 (3.52%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.11%) JSP 440
3 3 (2.11%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.11%) QA
4 2 (1.41%) ISO 14001
4 2 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 77 (54.23%) Active Directory
2 20 (14.08%) Hyper-V
3 16 (11.27%) vSphere
4 12 (8.45%) VMware ESX
5 11 (7.75%) Microsoft App-V
5 11 (7.75%) XenApp
6 10 (7.04%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (7.04%) XenDesktop
7 8 (5.63%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (4.23%) Docker
8 6 (4.23%) NFS
9 5 (3.52%) Virtual Desktop
9 5 (3.52%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (2.82%) BitLocker
10 4 (2.82%) Firmware
10 4 (2.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (1.41%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.41%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (17.61%) SCCM
2 21 (14.79%) Puppet
3 14 (9.86%) Ansible
4 12 (8.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 9 (6.34%) NetBackup
6 7 (4.93%) WSUS
7 6 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (4.23%) Packer
7 6 (4.23%) Terraform
8 5 (3.52%) SCOM
9 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (2.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 4 (2.82%) vRealize
9 4 (2.82%) Zenoss
10 3 (2.11%) Backup Exec
10 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 3 (2.11%) PowerCLI
11 2 (1.41%) AirWatch
11 2 (1.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 2 (1.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 142 (100.00%) VMware
2 58 (40.85%) Microsoft
3 35 (24.65%) Cisco
4 28 (19.72%) HP
5 20 (14.08%) Citrix
5 20 (14.08%) Red Hat
6 12 (8.45%) Dell
7 10 (7.04%) Symantec
8 9 (6.34%) Veeam
9 8 (5.63%) CheckPoint
9 8 (5.63%) EMC
9 8 (5.63%) Wyse
10 7 (4.93%) NetApp
10 7 (4.93%) Oracle
11 6 (4.23%) Apple
11 6 (4.23%) Veritas
12 5 (3.52%) AppSense
12 5 (3.52%) CA
12 5 (3.52%) Sophos
13 4 (2.82%) Brocade
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