The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 22 33 35
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 15 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.12% 2.35% 2.23%
As % of the System Software category 51.72% 20.69% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 4
Median daily rate £575 £325 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.92% +27.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £21.88
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +71.42%
VMware Infrastructure
East of 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 Suffolk region.

System Software Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
29 29 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 11.84% 11.37% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 14 20
Median daily rate £525 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £214 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+21.94% +9.67%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk 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 Suffolk

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Ipswich +8 15 £575 +76.92%
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (94.44%) Windows
3 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
3 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
3 13 (72.22%) Windows Server
4 12 (66.67%) Citrix
4 12 (66.67%) IIS
5 11 (61.11%) LAN
5 11 (61.11%) WAN
5 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
5 11 (61.11%) Clustering
5 11 (61.11%) Load Balancing
5 11 (61.11%) High Availability
6 10 (55.56%) NAS
6 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Clustering
6 10 (55.56%) Data Centre
6 10 (55.56%) Secure Coding
6 10 (55.56%) SAN
6 10 (55.56%) Middleware
7 6 (33.33%) Network Optimisation
8 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 5 (27.78%) SIEM
8 5 (27.78%) Firewall
8 5 (27.78%) Identity Management
9 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
9 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
9 4 (22.22%) Unix
9 4 (22.22%) RHCE
9 4 (22.22%) Linux
9 4 (22.22%) Python

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 12 (66.67%) IIS
2 4 (22.22%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) LAN
1 11 (61.11%) WAN
2 10 (55.56%) NAS
2 10 (55.56%) SAN
3 5 (27.78%) Firewall
4 4 (22.22%) Network Security
5 1 (5.56%) DHCP
5 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) MSTest
2 1 (5.56%) NuGet
2 1 (5.56%) NUnit
2 1 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 6 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Integration Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Integration Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Data Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Data Centre Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Database Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Server Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) Middleware
2 4 (22.22%) JSON
3 1 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.56%) NHibernate
3 1 (5.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Clustering
2 10 (55.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) Windows Server
3 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 4 (22.22%) Unix
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) High Availability
1 11 (61.11%) Load Balancing
2 10 (55.56%) Secure Coding
3 6 (33.33%) Network Optimisation
4 5 (27.78%) Identity Management
4 5 (27.78%) SIEM
4 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (22.22%) SFIA
6 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
6 2 (11.11%) Benchmarking
6 2 (11.11%) DevOps
6 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (11.11%) Migration
6 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Validation
7 1 (5.56%) MVC
7 1 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) C
1 4 (22.22%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) Docker
2 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 4 (22.22%) KVM
2 4 (22.22%) LXC
2 4 (22.22%) vCloud
2 4 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (5.56%) VirtualBox
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (22.22%) Puppet
3 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (66.67%) Citrix
3 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.56%) MuleSoft
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle