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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 2 July 2022 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 21 41 40
Rank change year-on-year +20 -1 +44
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 61 11 14
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 7.60% 2.03% 2.97%
As % of the System Software category 42.66% 12.50% 16.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 10 9
10th Percentile - £179 £324
25th Percentile £313 £313 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £338 £450
Median % change year-on-year +25.93% -25.00% +56.52%
75th Percentile £438 £422 £525
90th Percentile £488 £450 -
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.68% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
East of England median hourly rate £28.41 £17.19 £59.50
% change year-on-year +65.29% -71.11% +188.80%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 143 88 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 17.81% 16.21% 18.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 66 66
10th Percentile £247 £233 £174
25th Percentile £313 £325 £319
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £413 £450
Median % change year-on-year +3.03% -8.33% +12.50%
75th Percentile £494 £547 £525
90th Percentile £585 £619 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -10.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 10 2
10th Percentile - £10.45 £12.15
25th Percentile £13.41 £13.10 £13.63
Median hourly rate £13.83 £13.50 £16.39
Median % change year-on-year +2.44% -17.63% -6.34%
75th Percentile £15.19 £14.81 £18.85
90th Percentile £15.75 £50.50 £20.14
East of England median hourly rate £15.62 £18.27 £20.00
% change year-on-year -14.50% -8.65% +32.74%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Cambridgeshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Cambridgeshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Cambridgeshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Cambridgeshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 2 July 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Peterborough +10 48 £375 +7.14% 6
Cambridge - 7 £425 - 2
St Neots - 1 £163 - 1
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 61 (100.00%) VMware
2 52 (85.25%) Windows
3 51 (83.61%) Microsoft
4 50 (81.97%) Azure
5 49 (80.33%) AWS
6 47 (77.05%) SLA
6 47 (77.05%) Active Directory
7 46 (75.41%) Microsoft 365
7 46 (75.41%) SCCM
8 45 (73.77%) Change Management
9 44 (72.13%) Incident Management
9 44 (72.13%) Azure Active Directory
10 27 (44.26%) SQL Server
11 26 (42.62%) vSphere
11 26 (42.62%) Windows Server
12 25 (40.98%) Windows Server 2012
13 24 (39.34%) DNS
14 23 (37.70%) DHCP
14 23 (37.70%) Exchange Server 2013
14 23 (37.70%) Skype
14 23 (37.70%) Skype for Business
14 23 (37.70%) Hyper-V
14 23 (37.70%) Remote Desktop
15 22 (36.07%) Replication
15 22 (36.07%) PKI
15 22 (36.07%) SCVMM
15 22 (36.07%) Microsoft Intune
15 22 (36.07%) PaaS
15 22 (36.07%) IaaS
15 22 (36.07%) SharePoint

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 23 (37.70%) Exchange Server 2013
1 23 (37.70%) Skype for Business
2 22 (36.07%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) CMS
3 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 50 (81.97%) Azure
2 49 (80.33%) AWS
3 46 (75.41%) Microsoft 365
4 44 (72.13%) Azure Active Directory
5 22 (36.07%) IaaS
5 22 (36.07%) PaaS
6 2 (3.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (39.34%) DNS
2 23 (37.70%) DHCP
2 23 (37.70%) Remote Desktop
2 23 (37.70%) Skype
3 4 (6.56%) LAN
3 4 (6.56%) VoIP
4 3 (4.92%) Firewall
4 3 (4.92%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.92%) VPN
5 2 (3.28%) BGP
5 2 (3.28%) Internet
5 2 (3.28%) OSPF
5 2 (3.28%) WAN
6 1 (1.64%) H.323
6 1 (1.64%) ISDN
6 1 (1.64%) MGCP
6 1 (1.64%) QSIG
6 1 (1.64%) SCCP
6 1 (1.64%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (44.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (9.84%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 45 (73.77%) Applications Engineer
1 45 (73.77%) Cloud Engineer
2 23 (37.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 23 (37.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (6.56%) Technical Design Authority
4 2 (3.28%) Administrator
4 2 (3.28%) Analyst
4 2 (3.28%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (3.28%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (3.28%) Network Engineer
4 2 (3.28%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (1.64%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (1.64%) Data Analyst
5 1 (1.64%) DBA
5 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (1.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (1.64%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (1.64%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (1.64%) SQL DBA
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (36.07%) PKI
1 22 (36.07%) Replication
2 3 (4.92%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.28%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.64%) CCTV
4 1 (1.64%) Clustering
4 1 (1.64%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.64%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 52 (85.25%) Windows
2 26 (42.62%) Windows Server
3 25 (40.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (3.28%) Linux
5 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.28%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (73.77%) Change Management
2 44 (72.13%) Incident Management
3 22 (36.07%) Identity Management
4 5 (8.20%) ITIL
5 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure as Code
5 4 (6.56%) Presales
6 3 (4.92%) Task Automation
7 2 (3.28%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.28%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.64%) Analytics
8 1 (1.64%) Data Entry
8 1 (1.64%) Data Migration
8 1 (1.64%) Data Protection
8 1 (1.64%) DevOps
8 1 (1.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.64%) Facilities Management
8 1 (1.64%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.64%) Migration
8 1 (1.64%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.64%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.07%) SQL
2 1 (1.64%) Bash
2 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (6.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (4.92%) CCNP
4 2 (3.28%) CCIE
4 2 (3.28%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.64%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.64%) CCA
5 1 (1.64%) CCIE Collaboration
5 1 (1.64%) CCNA
5 1 (1.64%) MCITP
5 1 (1.64%) MCSE
5 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (77.05%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (77.05%) Active Directory
2 26 (42.62%) vSphere
3 23 (37.70%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.28%) Docker
4 2 (3.28%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.64%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 1 (1.64%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.64%) XenApp
5 1 (1.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 46 (75.41%) SCCM
2 22 (36.07%) Microsoft Intune
2 22 (36.07%) SCVMM
3 4 (6.56%) Terraform
4 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.64%) Ansible
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.64%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) VMware
2 51 (83.61%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.20%) Cisco
4 4 (6.56%) Palo Alto
5 3 (4.92%) Citrix
6 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.64%) Aruba
7 1 (1.64%) Commvault
7 1 (1.64%) EMC
7 1 (1.64%) Hitachi
7 1 (1.64%) Ivanti
7 1 (1.64%) Kronos
7 1 (1.64%) Meraki
7 1 (1.64%) NetApp
7 1 (1.64%) Veeam
7 1 (1.64%) Veritas
7 1 (1.64%) WatchGuard