The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 13 16 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 -  
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 1.92% 3.70% -
As % of the System Software category 9.09% 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £140 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -3.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Cheltenham with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Cheltenham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 11 12 9
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 21.15% 14.81% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 5
Median daily rate £140 £110 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -71.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £100 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £445 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
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 Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Cheltenham

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Cheltenham

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Top 10 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 25 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10

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Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Build Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 3 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware