The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 41 60 62
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +2
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 15 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.71% 1.78% 1.62%
As % of the System Software category 21.74% 22.06% 16.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 10
Median daily rate £388 £318 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.04% -29.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £279 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £391 £482
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £336 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.52% -0.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.74% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-9.33% +82.92%
VMware Infrastructure
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

System Software Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
69 68 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 12.45% 8.05% 9.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 35 38
Median daily rate £350 £330 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -25.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £175 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 7
Median hourly rate £17.50 £13.70 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.73% +19.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.96 £9.25 £11.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.20 £25.88 £16.00
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 Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales 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 Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 28 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
South Wales +19 13 £388 +27.04% 4
West Wales +9 2 - -
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VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 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 Wales region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (57.69%) Windows
3 13 (50.00%) Linux
4 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
5 9 (34.62%) TCP/IP
5 9 (34.62%) Ansible
6 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
7 7 (26.92%) Puppet
7 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
7 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
7 7 (26.92%) DHCP
7 7 (26.92%) Apache
7 7 (26.92%) Java
7 7 (26.92%) Perl
8 6 (23.08%) DNS
8 6 (23.08%) Cisco
8 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
8 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
8 6 (23.08%) DevOps
9 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (19.23%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (19.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 5 (19.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 5 (19.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 5 (19.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (19.23%) Amazon ELB
9 5 (19.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (19.23%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (19.23%) Amazon S3

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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%) Apache
2 5 (19.23%) nginx
3 3 (11.54%) IIS
3 3 (11.54%) Jetty
3 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
3 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
3 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) Adobe Premiere
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 2 (7.69%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (19.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 5 (19.23%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (19.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 5 (19.23%) Amazon ELB
1 5 (19.23%) Amazon S3
1 5 (19.23%) Google App Engine
1 5 (19.23%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (19.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 3 (11.54%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) TCP/IP
2 7 (26.92%) DHCP
3 6 (23.08%) DNS
4 5 (19.23%) Firewall
4 5 (19.23%) HTTP
4 5 (19.23%) SSL
5 4 (15.38%) LAN
5 4 (15.38%) WAN
6 3 (11.54%) FTP
6 3 (11.54%) IPsec
6 3 (11.54%) SAN
7 2 (7.69%) HTTPS
7 2 (7.69%) iSCSI
7 2 (7.69%) SSH
7 2 (7.69%) Wireshark
8 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.85%) VoIP
8 1 (3.85%) VPN
8 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 5 (19.23%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.54%) Travis CI
3 2 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 2 (7.69%) IntelliJ
3 2 (7.69%) JUnit
3 2 (7.69%) Maven
3 2 (7.69%) Subversion
3 2 (7.69%) Vagrant
4 1 (3.85%) Bugzilla
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Data Centre Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) IT Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) IT Support
4 2 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Server Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Test Data Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) .NET
1 5 (19.23%) LAMP
2 3 (11.54%) J2EE
2 3 (11.54%) Kafka
2 3 (11.54%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (11.54%) Servlets
3 2 (7.69%) Java EE
3 2 (7.69%) SAML
3 2 (7.69%) Web Services
3 2 (7.69%) XML
4 1 (3.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) Cryptography
2 2 (7.69%) PKI
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.85%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Linux
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (7.69%) Android
7 2 (7.69%) Unix
8 1 (3.85%) AIX
8 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) DevOps
2 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) Migration
2 5 (19.23%) Open Source
3 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
4 2 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Software Deployment
4 2 (7.69%) Web Design
5 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.85%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.85%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) Java
1 7 (26.92%) Perl
2 4 (15.38%) Python
3 3 (11.54%) SQL
4 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 2 (7.69%) PHP
4 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.69%) Ruby
4 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.69%) MCSE
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.85%) CCNA
4 1 (3.85%) CCNP
4 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 5 (19.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (19.23%) vSphere
2 5 (19.23%) Xen
3 4 (15.38%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (15.38%) VMware ESX
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.85%) NFS
5 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) Ansible
2 7 (26.92%) Puppet
3 5 (19.23%) Fluentd
3 5 (19.23%) Terraform
4 3 (11.54%) Marathon
4 3 (11.54%) Mesos
4 3 (11.54%) Piwik
5 2 (7.69%) Backup Exec
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (7.69%) SCCM
5 2 (7.69%) yum
6 1 (3.85%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
6 1 (3.85%) nmon
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (3.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 6 (23.08%) Cisco
4 5 (19.23%) Citrix
4 5 (19.23%) Google
4 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
5 4 (15.38%) Oracle
6 3 (11.54%) NetApp
7 2 (7.69%) Adobe
7 2 (7.69%) Apple
7 2 (7.69%) SAP
7 2 (7.69%) Symantec
8 1 (3.85%) Altiris
8 1 (3.85%) arcserve
8 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.85%) IBM
8 1 (3.85%) Intel Security
8 1 (3.85%) Juniper
8 1 (3.85%) Remedy
8 1 (3.85%) Sophos