Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 22 January 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)
South West > Devon
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 44 47
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3 -13
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 4 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.80% 2.60% 3.53%
As % of the System Software category 5.56% 15.19% 22.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 14
Devon median daily rate £160 £375 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -57.33% +9.09% +96.43%
10th Percentile £155 £178 £168
90th Percentile £165 £404 £500
South West median daily rate £350 £320 £350
% change year-on-year +9.38% -8.57% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Devon median hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.95% -13.33% -
10th Percentile £15.50 £15.75 £21.25
90th Percentile £16.50 £22.85 £23.75
South West median hourly rate £44.50 £22.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +102.27% -20.00% +19.57%

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 Devon with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 72 79 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 14.40% 17.10% 15.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 42 49
Devon median daily rate £438 £401 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.17% +11.32% +89.47%
10th Percentile £157 £145 £153
90th Percentile £550 £490 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +23.08% - -2.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 10
Devon median hourly rate £42.00 £12.00 £29.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +250.00% -58.97% +101.72%
10th Percentile £10.70 £10.50 £15.75
90th Percentile £60.65 £135.70 £40.03
South West median hourly rate £18.06 £14.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year +29.02% -29.11% +23.44%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Devon

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Devon

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Devon

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Devon

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 Devon region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Exeter -1 2 £160 -57.33% 5
VMware Infrastructure
South West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Devon region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) Nagios
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) SAS
2 2 (50.00%) SMS
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Groovy
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Confluence
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Artifactory
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 (50.00%) Confluence
1 2 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) SMS
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Artifactory
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Groovy
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
1 2 (50.00%) Nagios
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware