The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter 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 3 months to 30 March 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)
Devon / Exeter
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 - 24
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 2.53% - 1.80%
As % of the System Software category 36.36% - 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £143 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -3.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £43.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -47.67% +43.33%  

VMware Infrastructure is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Exeter
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 11 3 12
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 6.96% 4.05% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Median daily rate £170 £120 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.66% -61.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £120 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £120 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year -5.40% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £23.00 £14.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.28% -36.36%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year -3.03% +4.10%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Exeter citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Exeter

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Exeter

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Exeter

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Exeter region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Remedy
2 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 5 (45.45%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (36.36%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (36.36%) Puppet
3 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) IIS
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
5 2 (18.18%) Change Control
5 2 (18.18%) ISO 14001
5 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
5 2 (18.18%) MPLS
5 2 (18.18%) CCNA
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (18.18%) LAN
5 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
5 2 (18.18%) DHCP
5 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 2 (18.18%) DNS

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 4 (36.36%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) MPLS
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) DMVPN
2 1 (9.09%) ISDN
2 1 (9.09%) Skype
2 1 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
2 1 (9.09%) VLAN
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Linux Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Linux Support
1 5 (45.45%) Linux Support Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) PowerShell Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Linux Support
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Server Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
1 1 (9.09%) WAP
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (18.18%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) Information Governance
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Requirements Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) SSADM
4 1 (9.09%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) CCNA
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) CCDA
3 1 (9.09%) CNA
3 1 (9.09%) CNE
3 1 (9.09%) MCSA
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO 14001
1 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 5 (45.45%) Remedy
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Novell
4 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds