Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 18 January 2019 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)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 66 77
Rank change year-on-year -7 +11 -10
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 21 35 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.58% 2.19% 1.86%
As % of the System Software category 10.94% 15.98% 15.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 25 18
Birmingham median daily rate £375 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +30.77% -17.20%
10th Percentile £276 £308 £222
90th Percentile £468 £575 £479
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £386 £325
% change year-on-year +3.56% +18.85% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - £19.50 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £13.50 £18.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -27.03% -26.00% +42.86%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 192 219 172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 14.49% 13.72% 12.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 140 97
Birmingham median daily rate £375 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% +18.42%
10th Percentile £153 £154 £124
90th Percentile £525 £553 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £370 £340
% change year-on-year +8.11% +8.82% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 15
Birmingham median hourly rate £15.93 £12.21 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.47% -30.23% +4.48%
10th Percentile £10.25 £8.39 £10.75
90th Percentile £21.75 £21.13 £25.10
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.63
% change year-on-year +7.14% -4.27% +4.46%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Birmingham

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Birmingham

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Birmingham over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Birmingham

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (57.14%) Windows
3 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
4 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
5 8 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
6 7 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (28.57%) TDD
7 6 (28.57%) Scrum
7 6 (28.57%) JUnit
7 6 (28.57%) Java
7 6 (28.57%) J2EE
7 6 (28.57%) SOAP
7 6 (28.57%) Web Services
7 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 6 (28.57%) RESTful
7 6 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (28.57%) vSphere
7 6 (28.57%) DbUnit
7 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (28.57%) Kanban
7 6 (28.57%) Spring
7 6 (28.57%) Maven
7 6 (28.57%) jMock
7 6 (28.57%) Mockito
7 6 (28.57%) BDD
7 6 (28.57%) PowerMock

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (4.76%) Apache
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (23.81%) Office 365
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (9.52%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (9.52%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) DNS
1 3 (14.29%) iSCSI
1 3 (14.29%) NAS
2 2 (9.52%) DHCP
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) IP Telephony
2 2 (9.52%) LAN
2 2 (9.52%) SAN
2 2 (9.52%) Unified Communications
2 2 (9.52%) WAN
2 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (4.76%) VoIP
3 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) DbUnit
1 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 6 (28.57%) jMock
1 6 (28.57%) JUnit
1 6 (28.57%) Maven
1 6 (28.57%) Mockito
1 6 (28.57%) SonarQube
General
1 5 (23.81%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
4 2 (9.52%) AWS Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Server Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) VMWare Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) Apache Camel
1 6 (28.57%) J2EE
1 6 (28.57%) PowerMock
1 6 (28.57%) RESTful
1 6 (28.57%) SOAP
1 6 (28.57%) Spring
1 6 (28.57%) Spring Boot
1 6 (28.57%) Web Services
2 5 (23.81%) Hibernate
2 5 (23.81%) JPA
3 2 (9.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 3 (14.29%) NHS
1 3 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (9.52%) Digital Media
2 2 (9.52%) FMCG
2 2 (9.52%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
3 4 (19.05%) Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Unix
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) BDD
2 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (28.57%) Kanban
2 6 (28.57%) Scrum
2 6 (28.57%) TDD
2 6 (28.57%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
3 5 (23.81%) Migration
4 3 (14.29%) Open Source
5 2 (9.52%) BCP
5 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
5 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.52%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL
5 2 (9.52%) Patch Management
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) Java 8
3 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (9.52%) MCITP
4 2 (9.52%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (9.52%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) vSphere
3 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (9.52%) XenApp
4 2 (9.52%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.76%) VMware Server
5 1 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (9.52%) AirWatch
2 2 (9.52%) XenMobile
3 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) Citrix
4 3 (14.29%) HP
5 2 (9.52%) Asigra
5 2 (9.52%) Google
5 2 (9.52%) IBM
5 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.76%) 3PAR
6 1 (4.76%) Brocade
6 1 (4.76%) CommVault
6 1 (4.76%) EMC
6 1 (4.76%) EqualLogic
6 1 (4.76%) Facebook
6 1 (4.76%) NetApp
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle
6 1 (4.76%) Twitter
6 1 (4.76%) Veeam