Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 6 months to 22 January 2018 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)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 56 51
Rank change year-on-year 0 -5 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 8 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.48% 0.75% 2.38%
As % of the System Software category 8.60% 7.27% 24.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 6
Leicestershire median daily rate £235 £320 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.56% -17.42% +7.64%
10th Percentile £183 £272 £259
90th Percentile £239 £398 £450
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £350 £400
% change year-on-year - -12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leicestershire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 - £21.50

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

All System Software Skills
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 93 55 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 17.22% 10.32% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 27 29
Leicestershire median daily rate £274 £240 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.27% +28.00% -21.05%
10th Percentile £116 £80 £107
90th Percentile £397 £475 £423
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £369 £325
% change year-on-year -5.08% +13.46% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 8
Leicestershire median hourly rate £21.50 £13.50 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.26% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £12.65 £11.80 £11.75
90th Percentile £39.63 £19.74 £41.38
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £12.80
% change year-on-year - +1.56% -5.19%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Leicestershire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Leicestershire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Leicestershire

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +2 7 £235 -37.33% 2
VMware Infrastructure
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (62.50%) SCVMM
2 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (62.50%) MS Visio
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) Server Building
4 3 (37.50%) Spanish Language
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) Google
5 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (25.00%) G Suite
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) VLAN
6 1 (12.50%) Firewall
6 1 (12.50%) LAN
6 1 (12.50%) WAN

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (62.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) MPLS
1 1 (12.50%) VLAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
1 4 (50.00%) Server Building
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix