Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 47 92 49
Rank change year-on-year +45 -43 +23
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 35 8 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.26% 0.62% 2.66%
As % of the System Software category 22.58% 3.85% 20.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 14
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £381 £388 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.61% +14.81% -15.63%
10th Percentile £298 £316 £249
90th Percentile £511 £469 £564
East of England median daily rate £415 £382 £371
% change year-on-year +8.64% +3.10% +5.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £16.63 -
East of England median hourly rate £27.91 £16.72 £32.50
% change year-on-year +66.97% -48.56% -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 155 208 135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 14.45% 16.10% 12.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 66 38
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.94% +22.12%
10th Percentile £123 £144 £157
90th Percentile £593 £550 £504
East of England median daily rate £400 £358 £340
% change year-on-year +11.89% +5.15% +12.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 22 19
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £40.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.06% +181.03% +8.41%
10th Percentile £16.63 £13.45 £10.63
90th Percentile £43.75 £52.38 £21.85
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.57 £16.50
% change year-on-year +5.64% +0.39% -

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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019. 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 +19 27 £425 +9.68% 15
Peterborough +23 6 £300 - 3
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (60.00%) Linux
3 19 (54.29%) Windows
4 18 (51.43%) NetApp
5 16 (45.71%) Citrix
6 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 14 (40.00%) DNS
8 13 (37.14%) PowerShell
9 12 (34.29%) Amazon AWS
9 12 (34.29%) Puppet
9 12 (34.29%) DevOps
9 12 (34.29%) Firewall
10 11 (31.43%) Perl
10 11 (31.43%) Bash Shell
10 11 (31.43%) OpenStack
10 11 (31.43%) Ruby
11 10 (28.57%) nginx
11 10 (28.57%) Jenkins
11 10 (28.57%) Vagrant
11 10 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
11 10 (28.57%) Apache
12 9 (25.71%) Python
12 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
12 9 (25.71%) MySQL
12 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
12 9 (25.71%) LAMP
12 9 (25.71%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (25.71%) Red Hat
12 9 (25.71%) CheckPoint
12 9 (25.71%) Nagios

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 11 (31.43%) OpenStack
2 10 (28.57%) Apache
2 10 (28.57%) nginx
3 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (8.57%) IBM Connections
6 2 (5.71%) ColdFusion
7 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (34.29%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (17.14%) G Suite
4 5 (14.29%) Office 365
5 3 (8.57%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (2.86%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (2.86%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 14 (40.00%) DNS
2 12 (34.29%) Firewall
3 9 (25.71%) Unicast
4 5 (14.29%) LAN
4 5 (14.29%) WAN
5 3 (8.57%) HTTP
5 3 (8.57%) Network Security
5 3 (8.57%) SSL
5 3 (8.57%) VoIP
5 3 (8.57%) Wireless
6 2 (5.71%) DHCP
7 1 (2.86%) SAN
7 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.86%) VLAN
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 4 (11.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
2 5 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Administrator
3 3 (8.57%) Architect
3 3 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Technical Support
4 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (5.71%) Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Site Reliability 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 2 (5.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) PKI
2 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.71%) Private Cloud
3 2 (5.71%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (60.00%) Linux
2 19 (54.29%) Windows
3 9 (25.71%) CentOS
4 7 (20.00%) Data ONTAP
4 7 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.57%) Ubuntu
7 2 (5.71%) Unix
7 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) DevOps
2 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 5 (14.29%) Migration
4 4 (11.43%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (8.57%) Antivirus Management
5 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.71%) B2B
6 2 (5.71%) B2C
6 2 (5.71%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (5.71%) ITIL
6 2 (5.71%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 2 (5.71%) Privileged Access Management
6 2 (5.71%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (5.71%) Security Operations
6 2 (5.71%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) PowerShell
2 11 (31.43%) Bash Shell
2 11 (31.43%) Perl
2 11 (31.43%) Ruby
3 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.71%) Python
4 3 (8.57%) C#
4 3 (8.57%) SQL
5 2 (5.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
1 9 (25.71%) Docker
2 8 (22.86%) vSphere
3 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 5 (14.29%) XenApp
3 5 (14.29%) XenDesktop
4 4 (11.43%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (5.71%) KVM
6 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (34.29%) 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 5 (14.29%) SCCM
5 3 (8.57%) FortiGate
5 3 (8.57%) vMotion
6 1 (2.86%) Packer
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (51.43%) NetApp
3 16 (45.71%) Citrix
4 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 9 (25.71%) CheckPoint
5 9 (25.71%) Red Hat
6 3 (8.57%) Dell
6 3 (8.57%) Google
6 3 (8.57%) IBM
6 3 (8.57%) Zerto
7 1 (2.86%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.86%) CommVault
7 1 (2.86%) Huawei
7 1 (2.86%) Veeam