The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 34 56 34
Rank change year-on-year +22 -22  
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 7 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.07% 0.96% 0.79%
As % of the System Software category 16.67% 8.51% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Median daily rate £400 £181 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +120.68% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -3.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £43.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -46.51% +43.33%  

VMware Infrastructure is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 42 47 13
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 12.43% 11.27% 5.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 22 9
Median daily rate £225 £175 £206
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -15.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £132 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £460 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 0
Median hourly rate £11.17 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.07% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Cardiff

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Cardiff

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Cardiff over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Cardiff

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Cardiff

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) Firewall
4 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL
5 4 (36.36%) CCNA
5 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 4 (36.36%) HP
5 4 (36.36%) Citrix
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (36.36%) Internet
5 4 (36.36%) Tivoli
5 4 (36.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
5 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
5 4 (36.36%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (36.36%) DevOps
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
6 3 (27.27%) Travis CI
6 3 (27.27%) Marathon
6 3 (27.27%) Mongrel
6 3 (27.27%) Rundeck
6 3 (27.27%) Terraform
6 3 (27.27%) Ansible
6 3 (27.27%) Mesos

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) Apache
2 3 (27.27%) IIS
2 3 (27.27%) Jetty
2 3 (27.27%) Mongrel
2 3 (27.27%) nginx
2 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
3 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon S3
2 3 (27.27%) Google App Engine
2 3 (27.27%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (9.09%) Route 53
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) Internet
4 3 (27.27%) DHCP
4 3 (27.27%) DNS
4 3 (27.27%) DSL
4 3 (27.27%) FTP
4 3 (27.27%) HTTP
4 3 (27.27%) IPsec
4 3 (27.27%) SSL
5 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (9.09%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
1 3 (27.27%) Travis CI
2 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Server Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Information Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
1 3 (27.27%) J2EE
1 3 (27.27%) Servlets
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
2 1 (9.09%) Java EE
2 1 (9.09%) Kafka
2 1 (9.09%) Spring
2 1 (9.09%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) DevOps
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
2 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (27.27%) Open Source
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Computer Security
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Forensics
3 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security
3 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) Microservices
3 2 (18.18%) SIEM
4 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CCNA
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (18.18%) CISM
2 2 (18.18%) CISSP
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) HP Data Protector
1 4 (36.36%) Tivoli
1 4 (36.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Ansible
2 3 (27.27%) Marathon
2 3 (27.27%) Mesos
2 3 (27.27%) Puppet
2 3 (27.27%) Rundeck
2 3 (27.27%) Terraform
3 2 (18.18%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (9.09%) Fluentd
4 1 (9.09%) Grafana
4 1 (9.09%) Kibana
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) Citrix
4 4 (36.36%) HP
5 3 (27.27%) Google
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle