Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 50 49
Rank change year-on-year +9 -1 -3
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 11 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.38% 1.79% 1.05%
As % of the System Software category 22.92% 15.15% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 2
Devon median daily rate £379 £363 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.57% +42.16% -43.33%
10th Percentile £242 £267 £191
90th Percentile £403 £500 £323
South West median daily rate £400 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +14.29% -3.45% +4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Devon median hourly rate - £25.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +59.38% -28.89%
South West median hourly rate £47.00 £33.25 £22.00
% change year-on-year +41.35% +51.14% +10.00%

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 48 66 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 10.37% 11.79% 12.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 37 24
Devon median daily rate £385 £400 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% -0.19% +25.23%
10th Percentile £222 £208 £149
90th Percentile £500 £456 £484
South West median daily rate £400 £355 £350
% change year-on-year +12.68% +1.43% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 12
Devon median hourly rate £11.00 £14.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.81% +5.56% -34.15%
10th Percentile £8.90 £10.63 £10.16
90th Percentile £12.40 £33.75 £19.30
South West median hourly rate £18.85 £18.00 £15.36
% change year-on-year +4.69% +17.23% -20.30%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Devon over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 20 October 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 6 £273 - 3
Plymouth +7 1 £303 -16.55% 4
VMware Infrastructure
South West

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Devon region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Linux
3 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
4 7 (63.64%) Red Hat
5 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
6 5 (45.45%) HP
6 5 (45.45%) Cisco
6 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
6 5 (45.45%) IIS
6 5 (45.45%) vSphere
6 5 (45.45%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (36.36%) jetNEXUS
7 4 (36.36%) Trend Analysis
7 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
7 4 (36.36%) ITIL
7 4 (36.36%) Apache
7 4 (36.36%) VPN
7 4 (36.36%) DNS
7 4 (36.36%) SSL
7 4 (36.36%) Nagios
7 4 (36.36%) Service Management
7 4 (36.36%) Fortinet
7 4 (36.36%) Security Management
7 4 (36.36%) IPsec
7 4 (36.36%) SUSE
7 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
7 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared

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 5 (45.45%) IIS
2 4 (36.36%) Apache
2 4 (36.36%) nginx
3 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
1 4 (36.36%) IPsec
1 4 (36.36%) SSL
1 4 (36.36%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) NAS
2 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) VLAN
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Administrator
1 3 (27.27%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (27.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 3 (27.27%) LPAR
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) SUSE
4 3 (27.27%) AIX
4 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (9.09%) CentOS
6 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
1 4 (36.36%) Security Management
1 4 (36.36%) Service Management
1 4 (36.36%) Trend Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
2 3 (27.27%) Security Auditing
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (9.09%) Proactive Management
3 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Signal Processing
3 1 (9.09%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) RHCE
3 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) JSP 440
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (45.45%) vSphere
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (27.27%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (9.09%) Firmware
6 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
6 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Nagios
2 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (27.27%) Tivoli
2 3 (27.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (18.18%) SCCM
4 1 (9.09%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Red Hat
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco
4 5 (45.45%) HP
5 4 (36.36%) Fortinet
5 4 (36.36%) jetNEXUS
5 4 (36.36%) SolarWinds
6 3 (27.27%) IBM
7 1 (9.09%) Capita
7 1 (9.09%) Juniper
7 1 (9.09%) McAfee
7 1 (9.09%) Sophos