The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 6.82% - -
As % of the System Software category 36.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £413 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -3.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Ipswich with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Ipswich
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 25 6 17
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 18.94% 5.08% 12.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 8
Median daily rate £255 £244 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.61% -0.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £145 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £271 £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £23.50
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 Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich 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 Ipswich

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Ipswich

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Ipswich over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Ipswich

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Ipswich

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 24 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (70.59%) Windows
3 11 (64.71%) Data Centre
4 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
5 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 8 (47.06%) SAN
6 7 (41.18%) High Availability
6 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
7 6 (35.29%) Network Optimisation
7 6 (35.29%) NAS
7 6 (35.29%) Citrix
7 6 (35.29%) Firewall
8 5 (29.41%) Clustering
8 5 (29.41%) Load Balancing
8 5 (29.41%) Middleware
8 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
8 5 (29.41%) IIS
8 5 (29.41%) LAN
8 5 (29.41%) WAN
8 5 (29.41%) Secure Coding
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
9 4 (23.53%) Java
9 4 (23.53%) Client/Server
9 4 (23.53%) IPv4
9 4 (23.53%) French Language
9 4 (23.53%) Network Security
9 4 (23.53%) Java EE
10 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (17.65%) Cisco

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 (29.41%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) CloudStack
2 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (5.88%) Mimecast
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) SAN
2 6 (35.29%) Firewall
2 6 (35.29%) NAS
3 5 (29.41%) LAN
3 5 (29.41%) WAN
4 4 (23.53%) IPv4
4 4 (23.53%) Network Security
5 1 (5.88%) DNS
5 1 (5.88%) MPLS
5 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.88%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (23.53%) French Language
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Architect
1 6 (35.29%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Applications Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Designer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.76%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Network Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Middleware
2 4 (23.53%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Data Centre
2 5 (29.41%) Clustering
3 4 (23.53%) Client/Server
4 2 (11.76%) EMC VNX
5 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) Linux
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) High Availability
2 6 (35.29%) Network Optimisation
3 5 (29.41%) Load Balancing
3 5 (29.41%) Secure Coding
4 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
4 2 (11.76%) Benchmarking
4 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (11.76%) SIEM
4 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.88%) CCNA
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) KVM
2 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (11.76%) vSphere
3 1 (5.88%) Xen
3 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) Citrix
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco
5 2 (11.76%) Dell
5 2 (11.76%) EMC
5 2 (11.76%) HP
6 1 (5.88%) BT
6 1 (5.88%) Intel Security
6 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds