The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 28 June 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 / Gloucestershire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 43 43
Rank change year-on-year +10 0  
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 8 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.44% 2.28% 1.83%
As % of the System Software category 17.78% 12.79% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 7
Median daily rate £195 £443 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.93% +152.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £335 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £638 £437
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £336
% change year-on-year - +11.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £34.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -50.00% -9.33%  

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 45 86 44
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 13.72% 17.84% 10.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 51 35
Median daily rate £208 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -51.17% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £290 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £638 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Median hourly rate - £13.23 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -18.61%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -28.88% +28.57%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Gloucestershire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Gloucestershire

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester 0 3 £190 -57.06% 1
Cheltenham +5 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (76.19%) Windows
3 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
5 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 8 (38.10%) Cisco
6 8 (38.10%) DHCP
6 8 (38.10%) DNS
6 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
7 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
7 7 (33.33%) Problem Management
7 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (33.33%) Citrix
8 6 (28.57%) LAN
8 6 (28.57%) WAN
8 6 (28.57%) ITIL
8 6 (28.57%) Windows 8
8 6 (28.57%) Office 365
8 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
9 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
9 5 (23.81%) Windows 10
9 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
9 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
9 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (23.81%) ITIL V3
9 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
9 5 (23.81%) CommVault
9 5 (23.81%) NetApp
10 4 (19.05%) SLA
10 4 (19.05%) Apple

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (9.52%) Live Communications Server
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (9.52%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Office 365
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) DHCP
1 8 (38.10%) DNS
2 6 (28.57%) LAN
2 6 (28.57%) WAN
3 3 (14.29%) Firewall
3 3 (14.29%) VoIP
3 3 (14.29%) Wireless
4 2 (9.52%) SAN
5 1 (4.76%) Internet
5 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MS Access
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (14.29%) Active Directory Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Network Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) SCCM Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Build Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix Support Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) EMC Storage Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) FMCG
2 3 (14.29%) iPad
2 3 (14.29%) iPhone
3 2 (9.52%) Clustering
3 2 (9.52%) Fat Client
3 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) Thin Client
4 1 (4.76%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (28.57%) Windows 8
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 5 (23.81%) Windows 10
6 3 (14.29%) Mac OS X
6 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (9.52%) Solaris
7 2 (9.52%) Unix
7 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
8 1 (4.76%) Linux
8 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 6 (28.57%) ITIL
3 5 (23.81%) ITIL V3
4 4 (19.05%) Network Management
5 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.52%) Change Control
6 2 (9.52%) Demand Management
6 2 (9.52%) Time Management
7 1 (4.76%) Change Management
7 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) DBS Check
3 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) CCNA
5 1 (4.76%) CCNP
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.76%) MCSA
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.76%) UAG
4 1 (4.76%) XenApp
4 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) AirWatch
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) NetBackup
2 2 (9.52%) Netcool
2 2 (9.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (9.52%) Unicenter
2 2 (9.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (4.76%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 8 (38.10%) Cisco
4 7 (33.33%) Citrix
5 5 (23.81%) CommVault
5 5 (23.81%) NetApp
6 4 (19.05%) Apple
7 3 (14.29%) EMC
8 2 (9.52%) HP
8 2 (9.52%) Meridio
8 2 (9.52%) Oracle
8 2 (9.52%) Veritas
9 1 (4.76%) Computacenter
9 1 (4.76%) Dell
9 1 (4.76%) IBM
9 1 (4.76%) Isilon
9 1 (4.76%) Remedy
Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £200 - £225 per day +
Posted: 4 days ago