Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 16 12
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4 +8
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 2 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 2.47% 3.70% 4.84%
As % of the System Software category 10.00% 33.33% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
Bedford median daily rate £368 £200 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +83.75% -33.33% -
Bedfordshire median daily rate £300 £388 £300
% change year-on-year -22.58% +29.17% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedford median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -

VMware Infrastructure is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Bedford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 20 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 24.69% 11.11% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 8
Bedford median daily rate £130 £200 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.00% -55.56% +28.57%
10th Percentile £125 £120 £309
90th Percentile £276 £388 £461
Bedfordshire median daily rate £285 £388 £350
% change year-on-year -26.45% +10.71% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Bedford median hourly rate £11.33 - £30.00
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £11.41 £12.00 £33.28
% change year-on-year -4.94% -63.94% +90.16%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Bedford

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Bedford

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) VCAP
2 1 (50.00%) vCloud
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) CommVault
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Replication

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) VCAP
2 1 (50.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) vCloud
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) CommVault
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas