Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 58 66
Rank change year-on-year -27 +8 +19
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 11 25 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.87% 2.35% 1.66%
As % of the System Software category 5.07% 17.36% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 5
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.68% -8.82% +88.89%
10th Percentile £248 £293 £307
90th Percentile £461 £600 £615
East of England median daily rate £364 £371 £375
% change year-on-year -1.82% -1.20% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £16.63 - £60.00
East of England median hourly rate £18.34 £35.00 £57.50
% change year-on-year -47.61% -39.13% +93.28%

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 217 144 155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 17.24% 13.56% 11.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 40 54
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £315 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.98% -16.56% +75.58%
10th Percentile £144 £125 £138
90th Percentile £525 £516 £538
East of England median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 22 43
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £15.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +158.06% +6.90% -51.67%
10th Percentile £13.25 £10.06 £8.75
90th Percentile £51.25 £41.83 £56.75
East of England median hourly rate £20.04 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +21.45% - -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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -10 6 £400 - 14
Peterborough -4 2 £250 - 2
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) EMC
3 4 (36.36%) vSphere
4 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
5 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 2 (18.18%) Information Security
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) SNMP
5 2 (18.18%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) MCSA
5 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (18.18%) NetApp
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
5 2 (18.18%) Data Centre Operations
5 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
5 2 (18.18%) DevOps
5 2 (18.18%) Puppet
5 2 (18.18%) Office 365

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 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SNMP
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) Network Security
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (9.09%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (9.09%) Military
1 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Lead DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Monitoring Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Nagios Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) EMC VNX
2 1 (9.09%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre Operations
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps
2 2 (18.18%) Information Security
2 2 (18.18%) Open Source
3 1 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (9.09%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Network Design
3 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Security Patching
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Storage Virtualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
3 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (9.09%) C
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) Ruby
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) MCSA
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) JSP 440
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) vSphere
2 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (9.09%) Docker
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) ISA Server
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Ansible
2 1 (9.09%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (9.09%) Nagios
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) vMotion
2 1 (9.09%) WMI
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) EMC
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 2 (18.18%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) NetApp
6 1 (9.09%) 3PAR
6 1 (9.09%) Becrypt
6 1 (9.09%) Dell
6 1 (9.09%) Huawei
6 1 (9.09%) LogRhythm
6 1 (9.09%) Lumension
6 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 1 (9.09%) SaltStack
6 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds