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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 58 86 63
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -23
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 97 56 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 3.22% 1.79% 2.89%
As % of the System Software category 23.49% 18.36% 25.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 35 64
Median daily rate £393 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.76% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £462 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 4
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.75 £37.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-12.66% +82.92%
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
413 305 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.72% 9.74% 11.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 160 198
Median daily rate £393 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £148 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £480 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 52 44
Median hourly rate £15.36 £20.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.22% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.90 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.60 £22.70 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%

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 29 June 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
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 29 June 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 +18 35 £550 +41.02% 6
Bristol +26 31 £365 +17.74% 5
Gloucestershire 0 11 £443 +149.29% 8
Somerset +5 8 £170 -24.44% 1
Dorset -9 6 £393 +256.81% 4
Devon +3 1 £325 - 1
VMware Infrastructure
England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 177 (100.00%) VMware
2 125 (70.62%) Windows
3 83 (46.89%) Active Directory
4 74 (41.81%) Microsoft
5 67 (37.85%) Security Cleared
6 62 (35.03%) Windows Server
7 52 (29.38%) Migration
8 45 (25.42%) ITIL
9 44 (24.86%) Linux
10 40 (22.60%) Citrix
11 39 (22.03%) Windows Server 2012
12 38 (21.47%) SCCM
12 38 (21.47%) Cisco
13 37 (20.90%) Windows Server 2008
13 37 (20.90%) Virtual Environments
14 36 (20.34%) SC Cleared
15 34 (19.21%) Windows 7
16 32 (18.08%) vSphere
16 32 (18.08%) MS Exchange
17 31 (17.51%) SQL
17 31 (17.51%) Windows Server 2003
17 31 (17.51%) Finance
18 29 (16.38%) Hyper-V
19 28 (15.82%) DNS
19 28 (15.82%) VMware ESX
20 27 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
20 27 (15.25%) PowerShell
20 27 (15.25%) VMware ESXi
20 27 (15.25%) Data Centre
21 26 (14.69%) Microsoft Intune

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 32 (18.08%) MS Exchange
2 22 (12.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (10.17%) Skype for Business
4 17 (9.60%) Confluence
5 15 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (7.34%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (7.34%) SharePoint
7 6 (3.39%) MQSeries
8 4 (2.26%) Apache
8 4 (2.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.13%) IIS
11 1 (0.56%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.56%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.56%) JBoss
11 1 (0.56%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (10.17%) MS Office
2 16 (9.04%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.26%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.13%) MS Project
5 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.30%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (10.73%) Office 365
3 15 (8.47%) GitHub
4 14 (7.91%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.56%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.56%) IaaS
5 1 (0.56%) PaaS
5 1 (0.56%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 28 (15.82%) DNS
2 25 (14.12%) DHCP
2 25 (14.12%) SAN
3 23 (12.99%) Firewall
4 17 (9.60%) TCP/IP
5 14 (7.91%) VPN
6 13 (7.34%) Remote Desktop
7 12 (6.78%) LAN
7 12 (6.78%) WAN
8 11 (6.21%) NAS
9 9 (5.08%) Cisco ISE
9 9 (5.08%) Intrusion Detection
9 9 (5.08%) LDAP
10 7 (3.95%) HTTP
11 6 (3.39%) FTP
11 6 (3.39%) HTTPS
11 6 (3.39%) IPsec
11 6 (3.39%) Network Security
11 6 (3.39%) VLAN
12 5 (2.82%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.69%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.52%) MySQL
3 7 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (3.95%) Star Schema
4 6 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.39%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (1.69%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.13%) DTS
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (10.17%) Jenkins
2 17 (9.60%) JIRA
2 17 (9.60%) Maven
3 7 (3.95%) Hudson
4 4 (2.26%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.69%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.13%) Ant
General
1 31 (17.51%) Finance
2 6 (3.39%) Back Office
3 4 (2.26%) Banking
4 2 (1.13%) Military
5 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.56%) Electronics
5 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.56%) Marketing
5 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (24.86%) Architect
2 30 (16.95%) Analyst
3 16 (9.04%) Infrastructure Architect
3 16 (9.04%) Technical Architect
3 16 (9.04%) VMware Engineer
4 12 (6.78%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (6.78%) Support Engineer
5 10 (5.65%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (5.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (5.65%) Windows Engineer
6 9 (5.08%) Security Analyst
7 8 (4.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 7 (3.95%) Data Architect
8 7 (3.95%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (3.95%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (3.95%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 6 (3.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 6 (3.39%) IT Analyst
9 6 (3.39%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (2.82%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (13.56%) Web Services
2 23 (12.99%) REST
2 23 (12.99%) WSDL
2 23 (12.99%) XML
2 23 (12.99%) XSD
3 7 (3.95%) J2EE
4 2 (1.13%) .NET
4 2 (1.13%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.56%) COM
5 1 (0.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.25%) Data Centre
2 15 (8.47%) Fat Client
2 15 (8.47%) Thin Client
3 13 (7.34%) NHS
4 9 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.08%) Computer Science
4 9 (5.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 9 (5.08%) Private Cloud
5 7 (3.95%) Blackberry
6 6 (3.39%) Driving Licence
6 6 (3.39%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.82%) iPad
8 4 (2.26%) Clustering
8 4 (2.26%) Economics
8 4 (2.26%) Replication
8 4 (2.26%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.69%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.13%) CESG
10 2 (1.13%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 125 (70.62%) Windows
2 62 (35.03%) Windows Server
3 44 (24.86%) Linux
4 39 (22.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (20.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (19.21%) Windows 7
7 31 (17.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (6.78%) Windows 8
9 11 (6.21%) Windows 10
10 10 (5.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (5.08%) Unix
12 4 (2.26%) Windows XP
13 3 (1.69%) Mac OS
13 3 (1.69%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (29.38%) Migration
2 45 (25.42%) ITIL
3 37 (20.90%) Virtual Environments
4 27 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (12.99%) SOA
6 22 (12.43%) TOGAF
7 19 (10.73%) Service Delivery
8 18 (10.17%) MODAF
9 17 (9.60%) Disaster Recovery
10 15 (8.47%) Technical Architecture
11 14 (7.91%) Data Migration
11 14 (7.91%) SIEM
11 14 (7.91%) Zachman Framework
12 12 (6.78%) Vulnerability Management
13 11 (6.21%) Service Management
14 10 (5.65%) Incident Management
14 10 (5.65%) Knowledge Management
15 9 (5.08%) Content Management
15 9 (5.08%) Information Security
15 9 (5.08%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 31 (17.51%) SQL
2 27 (15.25%) PowerShell
3 10 (5.65%) Java
3 10 (5.65%) Python
4 8 (4.52%) Shell Script
5 6 (3.39%) Perl
5 6 (3.39%) VBScript
6 3 (1.69%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.69%) C++
7 2 (1.13%) C-shell
8 1 (0.56%) C#
8 1 (0.56%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 67 (37.85%) Security Cleared
2 36 (20.34%) SC Cleared
3 20 (11.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (10.17%) MCSA
5 17 (9.60%) DV Cleared
5 17 (9.60%) MCSE
6 10 (5.65%) CISSP
6 10 (5.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (4.52%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (4.52%) MCSD
8 7 (3.95%) CCNA
9 5 (2.82%) CCNP
9 5 (2.82%) Degree
10 4 (2.26%) ISEB
10 4 (2.26%) ISTQB
11 2 (1.13%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.13%) MCP
12 1 (0.56%) HND
12 1 (0.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.34%) HL7
2 9 (5.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (5.08%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.26%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (1.69%) QA
5 1 (0.56%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 83 (46.89%) Active Directory
2 32 (18.08%) vSphere
3 29 (16.38%) Hyper-V
4 28 (15.82%) VMware ESX
5 27 (15.25%) VMware ESXi
6 26 (14.69%) Xen
7 19 (10.73%) XenDesktop
8 18 (10.17%) XenApp
9 10 (5.65%) Firmware
10 8 (4.52%) Docker
10 8 (4.52%) Virtual Desktop
11 6 (3.39%) Samba
11 6 (3.39%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (2.26%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (1.69%) VMware Server
14 2 (1.13%) BitLocker
14 2 (1.13%) NFS
15 1 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 38 (21.47%) SCCM
2 26 (14.69%) Microsoft Intune
3 11 (6.21%) WSUS
4 9 (5.08%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 9 (5.08%) SCOM
5 8 (4.52%) NetBackup
5 8 (4.52%) ZABBIX
6 7 (3.95%) Puppet
7 6 (3.39%) Nagios
7 6 (3.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 5 (2.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 3 (1.69%) Tivoli
10 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (1.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.56%) Hyperic
11 1 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 177 (100.00%) VMware
2 74 (41.81%) Microsoft
3 40 (22.60%) Citrix
4 38 (21.47%) Cisco
5 26 (14.69%) NetApp
6 24 (13.56%) Oracle
7 13 (7.34%) Forcepoint
7 13 (7.34%) HP
8 12 (6.78%) Wyse
9 11 (6.21%) CheckPoint
9 11 (6.21%) Red Hat
10 10 (5.65%) AppSense
10 10 (5.65%) Dell
11 9 (5.08%) ArcSight
11 9 (5.08%) Cyber-Ark
11 9 (5.08%) IBM
12 8 (4.52%) EMC
12 8 (4.52%) Sophos
13 7 (3.95%) Intel Security
14 6 (3.39%) F5
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