Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 60 82
Rank change year-on-year -24 +22 +2
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 12 24 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.85% 2.11% 1.82%
As % of the System Software category 5.61% 17.14% 18.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 13
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £234 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.56% +6.67% +66.67%
10th Percentile £181 £249 £275
90th Percentile £391 £480 £448
East of England median daily rate £400 £388 £338
% change year-on-year +3.23% +14.81% +22.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £16.63 - £60.00
East of England median hourly rate £16.32 £21.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year -23.22% -43.33% +67.60%

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 214 140 158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 15.19% 12.33% 9.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 58 64
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £170 £197 £148
90th Percentile £525 £482 £494
East of England median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +22.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 14 33
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £12.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +220.00% -10.71% -44.00%
10th Percentile £12.25 £9.08 £8.80
90th Percentile £49.63 £17.34 £31.85
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - -2.94% -2.86%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 -7 7 £193 -51.88% 4
Peterborough -11 3 £193 - 2
Huntingdon -9 1 - - 1
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) SAN
4 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 5 (41.67%) Unix
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (33.33%) vCenter Server
7 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (25.00%) Linux
8 2 (16.67%) ITIL
8 2 (16.67%) MCP
8 2 (16.67%) HP
8 2 (16.67%) Citrix
8 2 (16.67%) DHCP
8 2 (16.67%) SNMP
8 2 (16.67%) DNS
8 2 (16.67%) Cisco
8 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 2 (16.67%) Open Source
8 2 (16.67%) Degree
8 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
8 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (16.67%) Puppet
8 2 (16.67%) Change Control
8 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (16.67%) DevOps
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS

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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) DHCP
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) SNMP
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (8.33%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Monitoring Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Nagios Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Unix
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (16.67%) Change Control
2 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Open Source
2 2 (16.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) ITSM
3 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) MCP
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (8.33%) Master's Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (8.33%) Docker
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) ISA Server
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) vCenter Server
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (16.67%) Puppet
3 1 (8.33%) Ansible
3 1 (8.33%) Nagios
3 1 (8.33%) SCCM
3 1 (8.33%) vMotion
3 1 (8.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) NetApp
4 1 (8.33%) SaltStack
4 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds