Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 21 November 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.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 42 21
Rank change year-on-year +4 -21 +8
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 5 2 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.68% 0.45% 5.26%
As % of the System Software category 7.69% 4.35% 29.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 7
Dorset median daily rate £170 £393 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -56.69% -12.78% +20.00%
10th Percentile £157 £371 £147
90th Percentile £351 £414 £485
South West median daily rate £325 £335 £325
% change year-on-year -2.99% +3.08% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Dorset median hourly rate £44.50 - £43.00
South West median hourly rate £34.00 £22.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year +54.55% -42.48% +59.38%

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 Dorset with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 65 46 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 21.89% 10.45% 17.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 32 34
Dorset median daily rate £425 £333 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.82% +137.50% -53.33%
10th Percentile £298 £106 £113
90th Percentile £477 £425 £428
South West median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year +2.94% +4.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 14
Dorset median hourly rate £39.50 £11.00 £41.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +259.09% -73.80% +86.58%
10th Percentile £13.58 £10.53 £10.30
90th Percentile £44.65 £36.95 £49.19
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -28.21% +13.04%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Dorset

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Dorset

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Dorset over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Dorset

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Dorset

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Blandford Forum - 2 £161 -
Bournemouth +11 1 £418 +6.37% 1
VMware Infrastructure
South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Dorset region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Apple
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) Unix
4 2 (40.00%) DBS Check
4 2 (40.00%) Network Management
4 2 (40.00%) IPsec
5 1 (20.00%) IGMP
5 1 (20.00%) Network Design
5 1 (20.00%) Google
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
5 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (20.00%) Network Security
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Samba
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) BT
5 1 (20.00%) FTP
5 1 (20.00%) HTTP

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 1 (20.00%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) IPsec
3 1 (20.00%) ADSL
3 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) FTP
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (20.00%) IGMP
3 1 (20.00%) L2TP
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) RIP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Database Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support
3 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Server Support
3 1 (20.00%) Server Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Customer Support
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Network Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Customer-Centricity
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Samba
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Icinga
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Apple
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) BT
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat