Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 62 56
Rank change year-on-year -7 -6 +24
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 10 20 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.96% 1.89% 2.66%
As % of the System Software category 6.67% 13.61% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 14
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £340 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% -24.44% +35.85%
10th Percentile £263 £206 £375
90th Percentile £444 £600 £543
East of England median daily rate £355 £390 £425
% change year-on-year -8.97% -8.24% +26.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £16.50 - £57.50
10th Percentile £14.00 - £46.25
90th Percentile £19.00 - £60.00
East of England median hourly rate £19.52 £33.75 £47.50
% change year-on-year -42.16% -28.95% +26.67%

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 150 147 190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 14.35% 13.88% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 49 92
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £305 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.15% -28.24% +25.93%
10th Percentile £167 £122 £170
90th Percentile £573 £503 £538
East of England median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +5.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 28 32
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £42.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +123.68% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £13.63 £10.00 £8.75
90th Percentile £48.25 £40.40 £57.75
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -5.71% +6.06% -5.71%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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
Peterborough -7 7 £375 +57.89% 4
Cambridge -4 2 £350 +15.70% 8
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (50.00%) Firewall
4 5 (50.00%) VLAN
4 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) DHCP
5 4 (40.00%) MCSA
5 4 (40.00%) DNS
5 4 (40.00%) EMC
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (30.00%) Backup Exec
6 3 (30.00%) Citrix
6 3 (30.00%) Symantec
6 3 (30.00%) McAfee
6 3 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (30.00%) Sophos
6 3 (30.00%) Windows NT
6 3 (30.00%) VPN
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) MySQL
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle
6 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (30.00%) Kaspersky
6 3 (30.00%) Citrix Presentation Server

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 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (10.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
1 5 (50.00%) VLAN
2 4 (40.00%) DHCP
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
3 3 (30.00%) NetScaler
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (10.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (10.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (30.00%) Windows NT
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Disk Encryption
1 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Gantt Chart
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Network Design
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Project Governance
3 1 (10.00%) Remediation Plan
3 1 (10.00%) Security Patching
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Storage Virtualisation
3 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) MCSA
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (30.00%) BitLocker
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 3 (30.00%) VirtualBox
3 3 (30.00%) vSphere
3 3 (30.00%) XenApp
3 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (30.00%) XenServer
4 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (10.00%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) EMC
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Acronis
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) Kaspersky
3 3 (30.00%) McAfee
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) Sophos
3 3 (30.00%) Symantec
3 3 (30.00%) Veeam
4 1 (10.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Huawei
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Polycom