Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 September 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 95 109
Rank change year-on-year -13 +14 -16
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 31 55 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.13% 1.73% 1.25%
As % of the System Software category 7.40% 12.91% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 44 28
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £333 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.26% +10.83% -7.69%
10th Percentile £125 £235 £225
90th Percentile £410 £446 £450
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
East Midlands median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.45% - -
England median hourly rate £27.00 £19.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year +38.46% -30.97% -13.08%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 419 426 368
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 15.22% 13.42% 11.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 290 222
East Midlands median daily rate £373 £325 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.62% -16.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £126 £182 £126
90th Percentile £532 £489 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +16.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 29 37
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.88 £12.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.04% -7.41% +6.93%
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.00 £10.38
90th Percentile £17.82 £28.00 £21.50
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +3.13% -

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in the East Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in the East Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in the East Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in the East Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in the East Midlands

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Derbyshire +19 15 £150 -51.61% 4
Nottinghamshire -5 8 £380 +3.05% 10
Leicestershire +2 4 £350 +48.94% 3
Lincolnshire +9 2 - -
Northamptonshire -32 1 - - 3
VMware Infrastructure
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
3 17 (54.84%) Windows
4 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
5 11 (35.48%) Firewall
5 11 (35.48%) JIRA
5 11 (35.48%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (32.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 10 (32.26%) SCCM
7 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
8 8 (25.81%) Micro Focus
8 8 (25.81%) Android
8 8 (25.81%) Integration Testing
8 8 (25.81%) Test Management
8 8 (25.81%) Apple iOS
8 8 (25.81%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
8 8 (25.81%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 7 (22.58%) Office 365
9 7 (22.58%) Test Automation
9 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
9 7 (22.58%) SQL
9 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
10 6 (19.35%) Linux
10 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (19.35%) Migration
10 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
10 6 (19.35%) vSphere
10 6 (19.35%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (16.13%) Virtual Team

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (16.13%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.68%) Confluence
3 1 (3.23%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (22.58%) Office 365
3 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (6.45%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.23%) IaaS
5 1 (3.23%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (3.23%) npm
5 1 (3.23%) PaaS
5 1 (3.23%) SaaS
5 1 (3.23%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) DHCP
2 5 (16.13%) DNS
2 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.90%) VPN
4 3 (9.68%) LAN
4 3 (9.68%) SAN
5 1 (3.23%) Internet
5 1 (3.23%) Intranet
5 1 (3.23%) MPLS
5 1 (3.23%) WAN
5 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) JIRA
2 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.68%) Maven
2 3 (9.68%) Subversion
3 1 (3.23%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.23%) WinRunner
General
1 3 (9.68%) Marketing
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Analyst
1 9 (29.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Test Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Junior
3 5 (16.13%) Junior Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Junior Test Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 3 (9.68%) IT Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.45%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) IT Support
5 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Leader
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) LDAP
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) Ajax
2 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.23%) CSS
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) HTML5
2 1 (3.23%) JSON
2 1 (3.23%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) Node.js
2 1 (3.23%) React
2 1 (3.23%) REST
2 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (3.23%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (16.13%) Virtual Team
2 3 (9.68%) Credit Risk
3 2 (6.45%) NHS
4 1 (3.23%) Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) PDA
4 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Android
2 8 (25.81%) Apple iOS
2 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
3 6 (19.35%) Linux
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.45%) Solaris
5 2 (6.45%) Unix
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.23%) AIX
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (25.81%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 8 (25.81%) Integration Testing
2 8 (25.81%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 8 (25.81%) Test Management
3 7 (22.58%) Test Automation
4 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
4 6 (19.35%) Migration
5 4 (12.90%) Software Testing
5 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
6 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
6 3 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (9.68%) Decision-Making
6 3 (9.68%) Defect Tracking
6 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (9.68%) Issue Tracking
6 3 (9.68%) Scenario Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Server Building
6 3 (9.68%) Test Planning
7 2 (6.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) Go
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) Python
3 1 (3.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (16.13%) MCSE
3 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.45%) CEH
4 2 (6.45%) Degree
4 2 (6.45%) MCITP
4 2 (6.45%) MCSA
5 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.23%) CCNA
5 1 (3.23%) CCNP
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.23%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (3.23%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
2 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
3 6 (19.35%) Virtual Servers
3 6 (19.35%) vSphere
4 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (6.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (6.45%) XenApp
6 1 (3.23%) Docker
6 1 (3.23%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) SCCM
2 3 (9.68%) Ansible
2 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.45%) AirWatch
3 2 (6.45%) Backup Exec
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (6.45%) ThinApp
3 2 (6.45%) XenMobile
4 1 (3.23%) HP ALM
4 1 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (3.23%) SmoothWall
4 1 (3.23%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.81%) Micro Focus
4 5 (16.13%) Citrix
4 5 (16.13%) Veeam
5 4 (12.90%) Cisco
5 4 (12.90%) Oracle
6 3 (9.68%) Veritas
7 2 (6.45%) HP
7 2 (6.45%) Symantec
8 1 (3.23%) Apple
8 1 (3.23%) Capita
8 1 (3.23%) Computacenter
8 1 (3.23%) IBM
8 1 (3.23%) Ivanti
8 1 (3.23%) McAfee
8 1 (3.23%) SonicWALL