Period
to 5 July 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 5 July 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
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 48 65 58
Rank change year-on-year +17 -7 -10
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 8 28 53
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.74% 2.47% 3.33%
As % of the System Software category 12.12% 14.29% 23.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 31
Median daily rate £400 £455 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.09% +7.06% -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £441 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +6.97% -2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £47.50

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 66 196 228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 14.32% 17.28% 14.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 108 123
Median daily rate £413 £450 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +18.42% -5.00%
10th Percentile £211 £218 £200
90th Percentile £513 £638 £536
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £438 £380
% change year-on-year -5.71% +15.13% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 33 21
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +20.83% -33.33%
10th Percentile £11.56 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £17.93 £38.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% +3.70% -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
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 5 July 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (62.50%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) Computacenter
4 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) Azure
5 3 (37.50%) UAG
5 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (37.50%) Public Sector
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2016
5 3 (37.50%) SLA
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) IIS
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (37.50%) Remedy
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) MCSA
5 3 (37.50%) Change Management
5 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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 3 (37.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Azure
2 2 (25.00%) AWS
2 2 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (12.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) HSRP
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) PolyBase
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2017
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (37.50%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory Support
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Wintel Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Wintel Support
2 3 (37.50%) Wintel Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) DBA
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Server Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (12.50%) AIX
5 1 (12.50%) HPUX
5 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
3 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) High Availability
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
5 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (12.50%) Data Encryption
5 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Network Virtualisation
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (12.50%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) MCSA
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) GDPR
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) UAG
3 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 1 (12.50%) vCloud
4 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
1 1 (12.50%) vCenter Server
1 1 (12.50%) vMotion
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Computacenter
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Remedy
4 1 (12.50%) Brocade
4 1 (12.50%) CommVault
4 1 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) Hitachi
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) McAfee
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Sybase
4 1 (12.50%) Veeam
4 1 (12.50%) Veritas