Period
to 25 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 25 June 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)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 52 51
Rank change year-on-year +9 -1 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 3 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.65% 2.29% 1.20%
As % of the System Software category 5.17% 15.96% 10.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 10
Merseyside median daily rate £450 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +4.92% +22.00%
10th Percentile £420 £310 £200
90th Percentile £570 £600 £478
North West median daily rate £358 £361 £400
% change year-on-year -1.04% -9.69% +28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £23.75 £16.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year +48.44% -62.79% +19.44%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 58 94 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 12.55% 14.37% 11.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 53 29
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £310 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -24.85% +26.92%
10th Percentile £120 £157 £243
90th Percentile £588 £535 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 19
Merseyside median hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.23% - -7.14%
10th Percentile £11.45 £11.25 £10.42
90th Percentile £19.15 £16.18 £14.74
North West median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -3.23% +10.71% -

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Merseyside

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Merseyside

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Merseyside over the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Merseyside

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Merseyside

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 6 months to 25 June 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
Liverpool +1 3 £450 +12.50% 9
VMware Infrastructure
North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
2 2 (66.67%) Proactive Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Programme Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Task Automation
3 1 (33.33%) MaaS360
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Network Communications Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) BYOD
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
1 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
1 2 (66.67%) Proactive Monitoring
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Security Management
1 2 (66.67%) Task Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (33.33%) MaaS360
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft