Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 20 November 2017 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)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 51 62
Rank change year-on-year -5 +11 -3
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 7 8 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.00% 1.30% 2.28%
As % of the System Software category 8.24% 13.33% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 9
Cambridge median daily rate £193 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -51.88% +25.00% +21.90%
10th Percentile £181 £375 £294
90th Percentile £408 £434 £465
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £234 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -41.56% +6.67% +66.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Cambridge median hourly rate £16.63 - £60.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £16.63 - £60.00

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 Cambridge with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 85 60 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 12.18% 9.74% 7.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 29 37
Cambridge median daily rate £275 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.67% +17.19% +34.74%
10th Percentile £143 £210 £181
90th Percentile £494 £488 £475
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +66.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 6 7
Cambridge median hourly rate £40.00 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +142.42% -2.94% -38.18%
10th Percentile £15.24 £12.50 £12.30
90th Percentile £49.30 £17.31 £60.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £12.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +220.00% -10.71% -44.00%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Cambridge

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Cambridge

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Cambridge over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Cambridge

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
4 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 2 (28.57%) Open Source
4 2 (28.57%) Puppet
4 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) SNMP
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (28.57%) vCenter Server
5 1 (14.29%) Master's Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) ITSM
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (14.29%) Ruby
5 1 (14.29%) WMI

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) SNMP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Lead DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Lead DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Monitoring Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Nagios Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
2 1 (14.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps
1 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) ITSM
2 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (14.29%) Master's Degree
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (14.29%) Docker
3 1 (14.29%) ISA Server
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
1 2 (28.57%) vCenter Server
2 1 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (14.29%) Nagios
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) vMotion
2 1 (14.29%) WMI
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) SaltStack
4 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds