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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 86 83 70
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 52 70 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.90% 2.11% 2.27%
As % of the System Software category 16.51% 19.23% 20.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 32 54
Median daily rate £325 £268 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.49% -17.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £166 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £495 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £16.00 £61.25 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.87% +116.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +1.92%
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
315 364 376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 11.49% 10.99% 11.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 174 215
Median daily rate £325 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £125 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £324
% change year-on-year
- +8.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 53 42
Median hourly rate £16.00 £21.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £46.68 £24.88
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 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 1 October 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 1 October 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
Bristol +8 17 £313 -14.38% 1
Gloucestershire -1 12 £388 +61.45% 11
Wiltshire +6 10 £320 +10.34% 3
Somerset +28 5 - - 2
Devon -2 3 £185 -22.10% 1
Cornwall +3 2 - - 5
Dorset -10 2 £393 -12.77% 6
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England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 149 (100.00%) VMware
2 106 (71.14%) Windows
3 75 (50.34%) Active Directory
4 71 (47.65%) Microsoft
5 55 (36.91%) Security Cleared
6 52 (34.90%) Windows Server
7 46 (30.87%) Migration
8 42 (28.19%) Citrix
9 37 (24.83%) SCCM
10 36 (24.16%) Windows 7
11 35 (23.49%) Cisco
12 32 (21.48%) Windows Server 2008
13 30 (20.13%) Windows Server 2012
14 28 (18.79%) Linux
14 28 (18.79%) Windows Server 2003
15 27 (18.12%) Firewall
16 26 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
16 26 (17.45%) MS Exchange
16 26 (17.45%) DHCP
16 26 (17.45%) SC Cleared
17 25 (16.78%) PowerShell
17 25 (16.78%) Hyper-V
17 25 (16.78%) Microsoft Intune
17 25 (16.78%) Virtual Environments
17 25 (16.78%) DNS
18 24 (16.11%) SOA
18 24 (16.11%) Web Services
18 24 (16.11%) SAN
18 24 (16.11%) Xen
18 24 (16.11%) TOGAF

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 26 (17.45%) MS Exchange
2 19 (12.75%) Confluence
3 18 (12.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (8.05%) Skype for Business
5 9 (6.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (6.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (6.04%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.36%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.34%) IIS
8 1 (0.67%) Apache
8 1 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 20 (13.42%) MS Office
2 11 (7.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.67%) MS Project
3 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.75%) Office 365
2 17 (11.41%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (10.07%) GitHub
3 15 (10.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.01%) IaaS
5 2 (1.34%) PaaS
5 2 (1.34%) SaaS
6 1 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.67%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.67%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 27 (18.12%) Firewall
2 26 (17.45%) DHCP
3 25 (16.78%) DNS
4 24 (16.11%) SAN
5 22 (14.77%) TCP/IP
6 18 (12.08%) LAN
7 17 (11.41%) WAN
8 12 (8.05%) VPN
9 10 (6.71%) Cisco ISE
9 10 (6.71%) Intrusion Detection
10 9 (6.04%) NAS
10 9 (6.04%) Remote Desktop
11 5 (3.36%) FTP
11 5 (3.36%) HTTP
11 5 (3.36%) HTTPS
11 5 (3.36%) IPsec
11 5 (3.36%) Network Security
11 5 (3.36%) tcpdump
11 5 (3.36%) VLAN
11 5 (3.36%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.08%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.70%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (4.70%) Star Schema
3 6 (4.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.68%) MySQL
5 3 (2.01%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (12.75%) JIRA
2 18 (12.08%) Jenkins
2 18 (12.08%) Maven
3 7 (4.70%) Hudson
3 7 (4.70%) MSI
4 3 (2.01%) Ant
4 3 (2.01%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.01%) InstallShield
5 2 (1.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (15.44%) Finance
2 4 (2.68%) Back Office
3 3 (2.01%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.34%) Banking
5 1 (0.67%) Electronics
5 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.67%) Marketing
5 1 (0.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 36 (24.16%) Architect
2 23 (15.44%) Analyst
3 15 (10.07%) Support Engineer
4 14 (9.40%) Infrastructure Architect
4 14 (9.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (8.72%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 11 (7.38%) VMware Engineer
7 10 (6.71%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (6.71%) Security Analyst
8 9 (6.04%) Technical Architect
9 8 (5.37%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (4.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (4.70%) Data Architect
10 7 (4.70%) IT Analyst
11 6 (4.03%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (4.03%) Information Analyst
11 6 (4.03%) Information Security Analyst
11 6 (4.03%) Infrastructure Support
11 6 (4.03%) IT Security Analyst
12 5 (3.36%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (16.11%) Web Services
2 23 (15.44%) REST
2 23 (15.44%) WSDL
2 23 (15.44%) XML
2 23 (15.44%) XSD
3 5 (3.36%) J2EE
4 1 (0.67%) .NET
4 1 (0.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.75%) Data Centre
2 13 (8.72%) NHS
3 11 (7.38%) Fat Client
3 11 (7.38%) Thin Client
4 10 (6.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 9 (6.04%) Private Cloud
6 8 (5.37%) Driving Licence
6 8 (5.37%) Management Information System
7 6 (4.03%) Client/Server
7 6 (4.03%) Clustering
8 5 (3.36%) iPad
8 5 (3.36%) Replication
9 4 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (2.01%) Blackberry
10 3 (2.01%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.67%) CESG
11 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.67%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.67%) Mobile Computing
11 1 (0.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 106 (71.14%) Windows
2 52 (34.90%) Windows Server
3 36 (24.16%) Windows 7
4 32 (21.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (20.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (18.79%) Linux
6 28 (18.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (12.75%) Windows 10
8 12 (8.05%) Windows 8
9 9 (6.04%) Unix
10 7 (4.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (2.01%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.34%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.34%) Solaris
12 2 (1.34%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (30.87%) Migration
2 26 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (16.78%) Virtual Environments
4 24 (16.11%) SOA
4 24 (16.11%) TOGAF
5 19 (12.75%) ITIL
5 19 (12.75%) MODAF
6 14 (9.40%) Data Migration
6 14 (9.40%) Zachman Framework
7 12 (8.05%) Information Security
7 12 (8.05%) Service Delivery
8 11 (7.38%) SIEM
8 11 (7.38%) Technical Architecture
9 10 (6.71%) Content Management
9 10 (6.71%) DDoS Mitigation
9 10 (6.71%) Security Architecture
10 9 (6.04%) Software Deployment
10 9 (6.04%) Time Management
11 8 (5.37%) Data Architecture
11 8 (5.37%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (16.78%) PowerShell
2 19 (12.75%) SQL
3 10 (6.71%) VBScript
4 7 (4.70%) Shell Script
4 7 (4.70%) VB
5 6 (4.03%) Python
6 5 (3.36%) Java
6 5 (3.36%) Perl
7 3 (2.01%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.01%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 55 (36.91%) Security Cleared
2 26 (17.45%) SC Cleared
3 17 (11.41%) DV Cleared
4 16 (10.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (8.72%) MCSA
6 12 (8.05%) MCSE
7 10 (6.71%) CISSP
8 8 (5.37%) MCSD
9 5 (3.36%) CCNA
9 5 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (2.01%) MCITP
10 3 (2.01%) MCP
11 2 (1.34%) A+ Certification
11 2 (1.34%) ISEB
11 2 (1.34%) ISTQB
11 2 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.34%) Network+ Certification
12 1 (0.67%) CNA
12 1 (0.67%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.72%) HL7
2 11 (7.38%) PCI DSS
3 10 (6.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.68%) ISO 9001
4 4 (2.68%) SLA
5 2 (1.34%) QA
6 1 (0.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 75 (50.34%) Active Directory
2 25 (16.78%) Hyper-V
3 24 (16.11%) Xen
4 21 (14.09%) vSphere
5 11 (7.38%) XenApp
6 10 (6.71%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (6.71%) XenDesktop
7 9 (6.04%) Docker
7 9 (6.04%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (5.37%) VMware ESX
9 6 (4.03%) Virtual Desktop
10 5 (3.36%) Firmware
10 5 (3.36%) Samba
10 5 (3.36%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (2.68%) NFS
11 4 (2.68%) VMware Server
12 2 (1.34%) BitLocker
12 2 (1.34%) Terminal Services
12 2 (1.34%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.67%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 37 (24.83%) SCCM
2 25 (16.78%) Microsoft Intune
3 11 (7.38%) WSUS
4 10 (6.71%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 10 (6.71%) SCOM
5 6 (4.03%) Puppet
6 5 (3.36%) Nagios
7 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (2.68%) ZABBIX
8 3 (2.01%) Backup Exec
8 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 3 (2.01%) NetBackup
8 3 (2.01%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 2 (1.34%) AirWatch
9 2 (1.34%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.67%) Ansible
10 1 (0.67%) DatAdvantage
10 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.67%) Packer
10 1 (0.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 149 (100.00%) VMware
2 71 (47.65%) Microsoft
3 42 (28.19%) Citrix
4 35 (23.49%) Cisco
5 12 (8.05%) Oracle
6 11 (7.38%) CheckPoint
6 11 (7.38%) NetApp
6 11 (7.38%) Red Hat
7 10 (6.71%) ArcSight
7 10 (6.71%) Cyber-Ark
7 10 (6.71%) Forcepoint
8 9 (6.04%) Dell
8 9 (6.04%) HP
9 7 (4.70%) Wyse
10 6 (4.03%) Veeam
11 5 (3.36%) EMC
11 5 (3.36%) F5
12 4 (2.68%) AppSense
13 3 (2.01%) Polycom
13 3 (2.01%) WatchGuard
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