Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 24 November 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)
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 16 24
Rank change year-on-year -20 +8 +27
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 8 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 2.50% 7.14% 4.42%
As % of the System Software category 20.00% 38.89% 38.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 14
Luton median daily rate £450 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% +29.17% -
10th Percentile £385 £364 £239
90th Percentile £485 £406 £348
Bedfordshire median daily rate £400 £388 £300
% change year-on-year +3.23% +29.17% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Luton with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 40 54 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 12.50% 18.37% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 36 23
Luton median daily rate £408 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.21% +37.50% -17.24%
10th Percentile £140 £347 £113
90th Percentile £494 £456 £379
Bedfordshire median daily rate £328 £388 £313
% change year-on-year -15.48% +24.00% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Luton median hourly rate - £12.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -37.50% -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £11.84 £13.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -8.92% -62.86% +91.78%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Luton

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Luton

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

1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
4 4 (50.00%) Skype for Business
4 4 (50.00%) High Availability
4 4 (50.00%) NetScaler
4 4 (50.00%) Skype
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) Citrix
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (50.00%) Business Continuity
4 4 (50.00%) CMMI
4 4 (50.00%) Migration
4 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
5 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (37.50%) Wireless
5 3 (37.50%) Firewall
5 3 (37.50%) CCA
5 3 (37.50%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) MCSE
5 3 (37.50%) MCSA
5 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
5 3 (37.50%) Business Transformation
5 3 (37.50%) VCAP
5 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (37.50%) XenApp

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 4 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) NetScaler
1 4 (50.00%) Skype
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) Wireless
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) BGP
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
4 1 (12.50%) OSPF
4 1 (12.50%) SAN
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Solaris
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 4 (50.00%) CMMI
1 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (50.00%) High Availability
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Business Transformation
2 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
3 2 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (12.50%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Security
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (12.50%) ITSM
4 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CCA
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (37.50%) MCSA
2 3 (37.50%) MCSE
2 3 (37.50%) VCAP
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (25.00%) CCNP
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (12.50%) CCIE
4 1 (12.50%) CCIE Security
4 1 (12.50%) CCNA
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) HP APS
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) XenApp
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) FortiGate
1 1 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
6 1 (12.50%) 3PAR
6 1 (12.50%) Apple
6 1 (12.50%) Avaya
6 1 (12.50%) CommVault
6 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
6 1 (12.50%) McAfee
6 1 (12.50%) Meru Networks
6 1 (12.50%) NetApp
6 1 (12.50%) Symantec
6 1 (12.50%) Trustwave
6 1 (12.50%) Virgin Media