Period
to 4 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 4 April 2020 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 55 51 48
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 12 33 71
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.75% 3.15% 4.46%
As % of the System Software category 11.43% 14.67% 29.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 25 34
Median daily rate £400 £435 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.05% +2.96% -15.50%
10th Percentile £345 £333 £283
90th Percentile £479 £503 £504
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -5.88% - -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 105 225 239
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 15.31% 21.51% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 123 113
Median daily rate £400 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +11.84% -2.56%
10th Percentile £136 £179 £202
90th Percentile £580 £570 £525
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £420 £375
% change year-on-year -4.76% +12.00% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 44 17
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.03 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.49% -14.14% +52.17%
10th Percentile £11.40 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £17.63 £41.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.53 £17.50
% change year-on-year +10.15% -17.00% +25.00%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Milton Keynes.

Daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Milton Keynes.

Hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 April 2020, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
3 9 (75.00%) PowerShell
3 9 (75.00%) Hyper-V
4 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
4 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
5 7 (58.33%) Incident Management
5 7 (58.33%) ITIL
5 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
6 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (41.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (41.67%) Change Management
7 5 (41.67%) Remedy
7 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (41.67%) SLA
7 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
8 4 (33.33%) Cisco
8 4 (33.33%) IIS
8 4 (33.33%) MCSA
8 4 (33.33%) DV Cleared
8 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
8 4 (33.33%) UAG
9 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (25.00%) vSphere
9 3 (25.00%) vCloud

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
2 2 (16.67%) Azure
3 1 (8.33%) AWS
3 1 (8.33%) IaaS
3 1 (8.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) DHCP
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) HSRP
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
3 1 (8.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (25.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (41.67%) Active Directory Support
3 4 (33.33%) Wintel Support
4 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Active Directory Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Active Directory Support Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Wintel Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Wintel Support Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Consultant
5 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V Consultant
5 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 2 (16.67%) VMware Consultant
5 2 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) VMware Support Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Server Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) Clustering
3 2 (16.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Replication
4 1 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Incident Management
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (41.67%) Change Management
3 5 (41.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Patch Management
5 2 (16.67%) Server Building
5 2 (16.67%) Server Management
5 2 (16.67%) Task Automation
6 1 (8.33%) BCP
6 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
6 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Data Encryption
6 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (8.33%) High Availability
6 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) Network Virtualisation
6 1 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) MCSA
4 2 (16.67%) CCA
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (16.67%) MCTS
4 2 (16.67%) VCAP
4 2 (16.67%) VCP4
4 2 (16.67%) VCP5
5 1 (8.33%) CCNA
5 1 (8.33%) CCNP
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
2 1 (8.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (33.33%) UAG
4 3 (25.00%) vCloud
4 3 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (25.00%) vSphere
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 1 (8.33%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (8.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) vCenter Server
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 2 (16.67%) SCVMM
3 1 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) SCOM
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (8.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Remedy
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (25.00%) Computacenter
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) IFS
5 2 (16.67%) Veeam
6 1 (8.33%) Brocade
6 1 (8.33%) CommVault
6 1 (8.33%) Dell
6 1 (8.33%) Forcepoint
6 1 (8.33%) Hitachi
6 1 (8.33%) HP
6 1 (8.33%) McAfee
6 1 (8.33%) Symantec
6 1 (8.33%) Veritas