The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 23 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)
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 17 18
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 0 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford - 2.22% 6.71%
As % of the System Software category - 12.50% 40.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Median daily rate - £273 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -23.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £335
% change year-on-year -1.31% +13.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £35.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -51.40% -5.33%  

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 Guildford with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 18 16 27
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 17.82% 17.78% 16.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 13
Median daily rate £275 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £23.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.47% +58.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £23.00 £13.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £23.00 £20.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.09 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.16% +22.85%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 Guildford

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Guildford

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Guildford

For the 6 months to 23 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 Guildford region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) VPN
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Test Management
3 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (37.50%) NeoLoad
3 3 (37.50%) Test Planning
3 3 (37.50%) Nimble Storage
3 3 (37.50%) Defect Management
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (25.00%) VLAN
4 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Data Security
4 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) HTTP

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) HTTP
3 2 (25.00%) VLAN
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) SSL
4 1 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (12.50%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) NeoLoad
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) IT Operations Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Server Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (12.50%) JMS
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Defect Management
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
1 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
1 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (37.50%) Test Management
1 3 (37.50%) Test Planning
2 2 (25.00%) Data Security
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CISA
1 1 (12.50%) CISM
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) PA-DSS
2 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) FortiGate
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) Nimble Storage
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco