Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 19 July 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)
South East > Middlesex
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 33 38
Rank change year-on-year +9 +5 -10
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 2.60% 0.43% 0.57%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 6.25% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Middlesex median daily rate £463 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.91% - -
South East median daily rate £413 £395 £395
% change year-on-year +4.43% - +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Middlesex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £19.66 £42.00
% change year-on-year +37.33% -53.19% +20.00%

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 Middlesex with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Middlesex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 10 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 5.21% 6.96% 4.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 12
Middlesex median daily rate £450 £472 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.66% +34.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £354 £358 £308
90th Percentile £486 £556 £498
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Middlesex median hourly rate - - £41.00
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.13
% change year-on-year +3.03% +9.09% -10.57%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Middlesex

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Middlesex

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Splunk
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) F5
3 3 (60.00%) CA Spectrum
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Dell
3 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 3 (60.00%) CA
3 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 3 (60.00%) MPLS
3 3 (60.00%) BGP
4 2 (40.00%) HTTP
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Ansible
4 2 (40.00%) Docker
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (20.00%) Open Source
5 1 (20.00%) vSphere
5 1 (20.00%) Video on Demand
5 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (20.00%) Puppet
5 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 (20.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) BGP
2 3 (60.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) DVB
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) FTP
4 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) WAN Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Broadcast Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Python Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) Sensu
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) MPEG
1 1 (20.00%) STB
1 1 (20.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) DRM
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) KVM
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (40.00%) Ansible
3 1 (20.00%) Grafana
3 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (20.00%) logstash
3 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Splunk
3 3 (60.00%) CA
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Dell
3 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 3 (60.00%) F5
3 3 (60.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) SaltStack