Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for vMotion skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited vMotion over the 6 months to 17 November 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 vSphere vMotion
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 200 209 191
Rank change year-on-year +9 -18 -
Contract jobs citing vMotion 10 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.20% 0.039% 0.021%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.51% 0.34% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 1
East of England median daily rate £420 £350 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +75.00% -
England median daily rate £416 £398 £358
% change year-on-year +4.59% +11.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East of England median hourly rate - £16.63 -
England median hourly rate £11.75 £16.63 -
% change year-on-year -29.34% - -

vMotion is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 663 583 469
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 13.10% 11.31% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 313 278
East of England median daily rate £473 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +9.09% +3.13%
10th Percentile £213 £179 £200
90th Percentile £600 £579 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 38 27
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £14.67 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.29% -11.09% -52.86%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.40 £12.65
90th Percentile £29.94 £26.55 £37.57
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +2.94% -24.44% +12.50%

vMotion
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing vMotion as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for vMotion in the East of England

vMotion
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing vMotion in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for vMotion in the East of England

vMotion
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing vMotion in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for vMotion in the East of England

vMotion
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing vMotion within the East of England region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
Suffolk - 6 £420 - 1
Cambridgeshire +16 3 £432 +23.29%
Hertfordshire - 1 £425 -
vMotion
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing vMotion 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 of England region with a requirement for vMotion.

1 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) vSphere
2 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (60.00%) Clustering
3 6 (60.00%) vCenter Server
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) Citrix
5 3 (30.00%) NetApp
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (30.00%) VoIP
5 3 (30.00%) Publishing
5 3 (30.00%) C#
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (30.00%) Firewall
5 3 (30.00%) FortiGate
5 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (30.00%) Data ONTAP
5 3 (30.00%) Network Security
5 3 (30.00%) Ubuntu
5 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
5 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (30.00%) Antivirus Management
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (20.00%) Project Management

vMotion
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) 3ds Max
1 1 (10.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (10.00%) CINEMA 4D
1 1 (10.00%) SketchUp
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
1 3 (30.00%) Network Security
1 3 (30.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Publishing
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Storage Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Data ONTAP
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Antivirus Management
1 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C#
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) vSphere
2 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
6 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) vCenter Server
2 3 (30.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (10.00%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) NetApp
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Meraki