The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
East Midlands / Derbyshire
Rank 33 27 30
Rank change year-on-year -6 +3  
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 11 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 4.23% 3.27% 2.48%
As % of the System Software category 13.10% 16.67% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 3
Median daily rate £495 £395 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.31% +21.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £355 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £413 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -3.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
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 Derbyshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 84 48 45
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 32.31% 19.59% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 35 14
Median daily rate £385 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £414 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Median hourly rate £11.13 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.57% -13.15%  
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 Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Derbyshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Derbyshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Derbyshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Derbyshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

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 Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -3 9 £495 +23.75% 1
VMware Infrastructure
East Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 17 (77.27%) Windows
4 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
5 13 (59.09%) Manufacturing
5 13 (59.09%) Windows Server
6 12 (54.55%) Migration
7 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
8 9 (40.91%) Relational Database
8 9 (40.91%) Virtual Servers
8 9 (40.91%) Siemens
8 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
8 9 (40.91%) RDBMS
9 8 (36.36%) Integration Testing
9 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (36.36%) System Integration Testing
9 8 (36.36%) Data Migration
9 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
10 7 (31.82%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
11 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
11 6 (27.27%) DNS
11 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (22.73%) MCSE
12 5 (22.73%) MCITP
13 4 (18.18%) Identity Management
13 4 (18.18%) Citrix
13 4 (18.18%) Office 365
13 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 2 (9.09%) IIS
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Office 365
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) DNS
2 2 (9.09%) DHCP
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) LAN
2 2 (9.09%) MPLS
2 2 (9.09%) SAN
2 2 (9.09%) SNMP
2 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (4.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) RDBMS
1 9 (40.91%) Relational Database
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Rational DOORS
General
1 13 (59.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Project Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Active Directory Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Active Directory Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Server Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Leader
4 2 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) Windows Server
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.09%) Unix
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Migration
2 8 (36.36%) Data Migration
2 8 (36.36%) Integration Testing
2 8 (36.36%) System Integration Testing
3 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
3 7 (31.82%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (18.18%) Identity Management
4 4 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Change Control
6 1 (4.55%) Data Centre Operations
6 1 (4.55%) Dependency Management
6 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.55%) High Availability
6 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (22.73%) MCITP
4 5 (22.73%) MCSE
5 4 (18.18%) Degree
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 9 (40.91%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.09%) Terminal Services
3 2 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.55%) XenApp
4 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) AirWatch
1 4 (18.18%) XenMobile
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 9 (40.91%) Siemens
4 4 (18.18%) Citrix
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco
5 3 (13.64%) HP
6 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 2 (9.09%) Intel
6 2 (9.09%) NetApp
7 1 (4.55%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (4.55%) Dell
7 1 (4.55%) EMC
7 1 (4.55%) PTC
7 1 (4.55%) Rackspace
7 1 (4.55%) Red Hat