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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 15 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 16 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 7.73% 2.65% 0.51%
As % of the System Software category 43.24% 16.00% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 1
Median daily rate £288 £313 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +13.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £43.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-46.51% +44.53%

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
37 25 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 17.87% 16.56% 14.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 10
Median daily rate £250 £200 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £114 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £326 £387
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 14
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram 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 February 2017. 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 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 +3 13 £475 +80.95%
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £288 - 1
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (80.77%) Windows
3 18 (69.23%) Active Directory
4 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 16 (61.54%) Data Centre
5 13 (50.00%) SAN
6 12 (46.15%) High Availability
7 11 (42.31%) Citrix
8 10 (38.46%) Windows Server
9 9 (34.62%) LAN
10 8 (30.77%) Firewall
10 8 (30.77%) NAS
11 7 (26.92%) Load Balancing
11 7 (26.92%) Network Optimisation
11 7 (26.92%) Secure Coding
11 7 (26.92%) Middleware
11 7 (26.92%) Clustering
11 7 (26.92%) WAN
11 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
11 7 (26.92%) IIS
11 7 (26.92%) HP
11 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Clustering
12 6 (23.08%) Cisco
12 6 (23.08%) EMC
13 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (19.23%) Dell
13 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
13 5 (19.23%) EMC VNX
13 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (19.23%) Performance Monitoring

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 7 (26.92%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) CloudStack
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (3.85%) Mimecast
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) SAN
2 9 (34.62%) LAN
3 8 (30.77%) Firewall
3 8 (30.77%) NAS
4 7 (26.92%) WAN
5 5 (19.23%) Network Security
6 4 (15.38%) IPv4
7 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
8 2 (7.69%) VLAN
8 2 (7.69%) Wireless
8 2 (7.69%) WLAN
9 1 (3.85%) DNS
9 1 (3.85%) MPLS
9 1 (3.85%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (15.38%) French Language
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Windows Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Project Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Applications Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Support
5 3 (11.54%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Active Directory Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Designer
6 2 (7.69%) Integration Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Windows Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) Middleware
2 4 (15.38%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (61.54%) Data Centre
2 7 (26.92%) Clustering
3 5 (19.23%) EMC VNX
4 4 (15.38%) Client/Server
5 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (80.77%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) High Availability
2 7 (26.92%) Load Balancing
2 7 (26.92%) Network Optimisation
2 7 (26.92%) Secure Coding
3 5 (19.23%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (19.23%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 3 (11.54%) Migration
6 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
6 2 (7.69%) Benchmarking
6 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.69%) Identity Management
6 2 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) SIEM
6 2 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 1 (3.85%) Change Management
7 1 (3.85%) Data Centre Operations
7 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.85%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) Java
2 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) CCNA
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.69%) CCNP
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) MCSA
2 2 (7.69%) MCSE
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 18 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 5 (19.23%) vSphere
3 3 (11.54%) XenApp
4 2 (7.69%) KVM
4 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 11 (42.31%) Citrix
4 7 (26.92%) HP
5 6 (23.08%) Cisco
5 6 (23.08%) EMC
6 5 (19.23%) Dell
7 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.85%) BT
8 1 (3.85%) Intel Security
8 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds