Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 October 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 81 54
Rank change year-on-year +31 -27 +19
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 35 11 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.92% 0.80% 2.50%
As % of the System Software category 21.60% 5.31% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 19
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £225 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -50.00% +39.53%
10th Percentile £310 £182 £286
90th Percentile £509 £372 £489
East of England median daily rate £375 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% +24.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £21.75 £16.17 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.51% - -
East of England median hourly rate £21.75 £16.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +35.94% -50.77% -13.33%

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 162 207 154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 13.52% 15.10% 13.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 55 74
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.23% +6.16%
10th Percentile £114 £194 £184
90th Percentile £543 £525 £488
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 40 16
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £39.50 £13.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.70% +194.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £15.72 £12.83 £9.00
90th Percentile £41.75 £48.33 £29.50
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.81 £16.50
% change year-on-year -1.81% +1.85% -10.81%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Cambridgeshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Cambridgeshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Cambridgeshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor 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 19 October 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +8 23 £450 +115.57% 13
Peterborough +18 9 £363 +88.31% 2
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (65.71%) Linux
3 21 (60.00%) Windows
4 18 (51.43%) NetApp
5 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
6 16 (45.71%) Active Directory
7 15 (42.86%) Firewall
7 15 (42.86%) DNS
8 14 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
9 13 (37.14%) Citrix
10 11 (31.43%) Puppet
10 11 (31.43%) PowerShell
10 11 (31.43%) DevOps
11 10 (28.57%) OpenStack
11 10 (28.57%) Jenkins
11 10 (28.57%) Vagrant
11 10 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
11 10 (28.57%) nginx
11 10 (28.57%) Bash Shell
11 10 (28.57%) Ruby
11 10 (28.57%) Red Hat
11 10 (28.57%) Apache
11 10 (28.57%) Perl
12 9 (25.71%) MySQL
12 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
12 9 (25.71%) Python
12 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
12 9 (25.71%) CheckPoint
12 9 (25.71%) Nagios
12 9 (25.71%) LAMP

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 10 (28.57%) Apache
1 10 (28.57%) nginx
1 10 (28.57%) OpenStack
2 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
3 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.71%) IBM Connections
6 1 (2.86%) ColdFusion
6 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (17.14%) Office 365
4 3 (8.57%) G Suite
5 2 (5.71%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (2.86%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.86%) SaaS
6 1 (2.86%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) DNS
1 15 (42.86%) Firewall
2 9 (25.71%) Unicast
3 5 (14.29%) DHCP
4 4 (11.43%) LAN
4 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
4 4 (11.43%) VoIP
4 4 (11.43%) WAN
5 3 (8.57%) Network Security
5 3 (8.57%) VLAN
6 2 (5.71%) Wireless
7 1 (2.86%) HTTP
7 1 (2.86%) SAN
7 1 (2.86%) Skype
7 1 (2.86%) SSL
7 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) Hadoop
1 9 (25.71%) MongoDB
1 9 (25.71%) MySQL
1 9 (25.71%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 10 (28.57%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.86%) JIRA
2 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (14.29%) Administrator
3 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
3 5 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Azure Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) IT Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) LAMP
1 9 (25.71%) LAPP Stack
1 9 (25.71%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (8.57%) Web Services
3 1 (2.86%) .NET
3 1 (2.86%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) PKI
2 2 (5.71%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.86%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (65.71%) Linux
2 21 (60.00%) Windows
3 9 (25.71%) CentOS
3 9 (25.71%) Windows Server
4 7 (20.00%) Data ONTAP
5 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (8.57%) Ubuntu
7 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (5.71%) Unix
9 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) DevOps
2 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (8.57%) Antivirus Management
3 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.71%) ITIL
4 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.71%) Migration
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (2.86%) B2B
5 1 (2.86%) B2C
5 1 (2.86%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (2.86%) Information Security
5 1 (2.86%) PRINCE
5 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.86%) Project Governance
5 1 (2.86%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) PowerShell
2 10 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 10 (28.57%) Perl
2 10 (28.57%) Ruby
3 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.71%) Python
4 4 (11.43%) SQL
5 3 (8.57%) C#
6 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) MCSE
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.71%) MCSA
3 1 (2.86%) CCIE
3 1 (2.86%) CCNA
3 1 (2.86%) CCNP
3 1 (2.86%) CCSP
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) MCITP
System Software
1 16 (45.71%) Active Directory
2 9 (25.71%) Docker
3 8 (22.86%) vSphere
4 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
5 5 (14.29%) XenApp
6 4 (11.43%) XenDesktop
7 2 (5.71%) KVM
7 2 (5.71%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (31.43%) Puppet
2 10 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (25.71%) Ansible
3 9 (25.71%) Kubernetes
3 9 (25.71%) Nagios
3 9 (25.71%) Salt
3 9 (25.71%) Terraform
3 9 (25.71%) ZABBIX
4 3 (8.57%) FortiGate
4 3 (8.57%) vMotion
5 2 (5.71%) SCCM
6 1 (2.86%) Packer
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (51.43%) NetApp
3 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
4 13 (37.14%) Citrix
5 10 (28.57%) Red Hat
6 9 (25.71%) CheckPoint
7 3 (8.57%) Google
8 2 (5.71%) Cisco
8 2 (5.71%) IBM
9 1 (2.86%) Atlassian
9 1 (2.86%) Dell
9 1 (2.86%) Oracle
9 1 (2.86%) Polycom