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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 15 18 28
Rank change year-on-year +3 +10  
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 8 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 6.11% 6.80% 1.38%
As % of the System Software category 23.53% 20.83% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Median daily rate £476 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.83% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -3.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £43.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -46.51% +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 Guildford with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 34 48 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 25.95% 32.65% 7.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 9
Median daily rate £438 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £300 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -13.79%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Guildford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Guildford

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 26 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 Guildford region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) VPN
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Test Management
4 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (27.27%) Test Planning
4 3 (27.27%) Nimble Storage
4 3 (27.27%) Defect Management
4 3 (27.27%) NeoLoad
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
5 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (18.18%) VLAN
5 2 (18.18%) SCCM
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related 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 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) VPN
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) DNS
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) HTTP
3 2 (18.18%) VLAN
3 2 (18.18%) Wireless
4 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
4 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
4 1 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
4 1 (9.09%) SSL
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) NeoLoad
1 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Functional Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Security Operations Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Server Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (9.09%) JMS
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) SOAP
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
4 1 (9.09%) Unix
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Defect Management
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) Test Management
2 3 (27.27%) Test Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Data Security
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (9.09%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (9.09%) Bourne shell
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) CISA
2 1 (9.09%) CISM
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) PA-DSS
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) FortiGate
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) HP
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Nimble Storage
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) arcserve
4 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) EMC