Period
to 22 July 2018

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 22 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 51 56
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5 +13
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 53 65 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.48% 4.13% 2.65%
As % of the System Software category 23.98% 26.86% 22.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 44 30
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £313 £320 £313
90th Percentile £488 £550 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes 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 221 242 166
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 14.53% 15.37% 11.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 122 88
Milton Keynes median daily rate £380 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -5.88% +18.06%
10th Percentile £200 £225 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year - -3.03% +12.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 27 27
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +50.00% -7.82%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.72 £8.50
90th Percentile £17.20 £58.00 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £18.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year -21.94% +50.00% -22.58%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 53 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (52.83%) Linux
3 22 (41.51%) Change Management
4 21 (39.62%) Windows
5 20 (37.74%) Security Cleared
6 19 (35.85%) Microsoft
7 18 (33.96%) Red Hat
8 17 (32.08%) ITIL
9 16 (30.19%) Unix
9 16 (30.19%) NetApp
9 16 (30.19%) SC Cleared
10 15 (28.30%) SLA
11 14 (26.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (26.42%) Hyper-V
12 13 (24.53%) DV Cleared
12 13 (24.53%) Incident Management
12 13 (24.53%) Active Directory
13 12 (22.64%) Citrix
13 12 (22.64%) Data Centre
14 11 (20.75%) Problem-Solving
14 11 (20.75%) HP
15 10 (18.87%) Solaris
15 10 (18.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (18.87%) Service Management
15 10 (18.87%) Clustering
15 10 (18.87%) ITIL V3
16 9 (16.98%) Bash Shell
16 9 (16.98%) Windows Server
16 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2012

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 9 (16.98%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.32%) IIS
2 6 (11.32%) SharePoint
2 6 (11.32%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Office 365
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) SAN
2 8 (15.09%) Firewall
3 4 (7.55%) LAN
3 4 (7.55%) WAN
4 3 (5.66%) DHCP
4 3 (5.66%) DNS
4 3 (5.66%) iSCSI
5 2 (3.77%) VSAN
6 1 (1.89%) BIG-IP
6 1 (1.89%) Skype
6 1 (1.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) MySQL
3 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.89%) DB2
3 1 (1.89%) OLTP
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 3 (5.66%) Banking
1 3 (5.66%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (18.87%) Architect
2 8 (15.09%) Technical Architect
3 7 (13.21%) Administrator
3 7 (13.21%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (13.21%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 7 (13.21%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (11.32%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 5 (9.43%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (7.55%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.66%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.66%) Coordinator
7 3 (5.66%) Linux Operator
7 3 (5.66%) Storage Specialist
7 3 (5.66%) VMWare Administrator
8 2 (3.77%) Migration Project Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Data Centre
2 10 (18.87%) Clustering
3 9 (16.98%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
5 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.77%) HP Storage
6 2 (3.77%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.89%) HACMP
7 1 (1.89%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 28 (52.83%) Linux
2 21 (39.62%) Windows
3 16 (30.19%) Unix
4 14 (26.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (18.87%) Solaris
5 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (16.98%) AIX
6 9 (16.98%) Windows Server
6 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (5.66%) Data ONTAP
7 3 (5.66%) Windows 10
7 3 (5.66%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.66%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (41.51%) Change Management
2 17 (32.08%) ITIL
3 13 (24.53%) Incident Management
4 11 (20.75%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (18.87%) ITIL V3
5 10 (18.87%) Service Management
6 9 (16.98%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (15.09%) High Availability
7 8 (15.09%) ITSM
8 7 (13.21%) Capacity Management
8 7 (13.21%) Migration
9 6 (11.32%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 5 (9.43%) Change Control
10 5 (9.43%) Network Design
10 5 (9.43%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (9.43%) Server Virtualisation
11 4 (7.55%) Converged Infrastructure
11 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 4 (7.55%) TOGAF
11 4 (7.55%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.98%) Bash Shell
2 8 (15.09%) PowerShell
3 7 (13.21%) SQL
4 1 (1.89%) Java
4 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (37.74%) Security Cleared
2 16 (30.19%) SC Cleared
3 13 (24.53%) DV Cleared
4 9 (16.98%) RHCE
5 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (11.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (9.43%) MCSE
8 3 (5.66%) CCNA
8 3 (5.66%) CCNP
8 3 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (5.66%) MCP
8 3 (5.66%) MCSA
8 3 (5.66%) VCP6
9 1 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.89%) RHCSA
9 1 (1.89%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (28.30%) SLA
2 2 (3.77%) COBIT
3 1 (1.89%) PMO
3 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 14 (26.42%) Hyper-V
2 13 (24.53%) Active Directory
3 10 (18.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 8 (15.09%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (15.09%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (7.55%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (7.55%) UAG
5 4 (7.55%) vCloud
5 4 (7.55%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (7.55%) vSphere
5 4 (7.55%) XenApp
6 3 (5.66%) NFS
7 2 (3.77%) ISA Server
7 2 (3.77%) Xen
8 1 (1.89%) GPFS
8 1 (1.89%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (15.09%) Ansible
2 6 (11.32%) Cobbler
3 5 (9.43%) OVSD
3 5 (9.43%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (3.77%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.77%) SCOM
4 2 (3.77%) SCSM
5 1 (1.89%) SCCM
5 1 (1.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.89%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.89%) vRealize
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (35.85%) Microsoft
3 18 (33.96%) Red Hat
4 16 (30.19%) NetApp
5 12 (22.64%) Citrix
6 11 (20.75%) HP
7 9 (16.98%) Cisco
7 9 (16.98%) Veritas
8 5 (9.43%) Blue Coat
8 5 (9.43%) CheckPoint
9 4 (7.55%) Forcepoint
10 3 (5.66%) Lumension
10 3 (5.66%) Symantec
11 2 (3.77%) arcserve
11 2 (3.77%) Computacenter
11 2 (3.77%) Oracle
11 2 (3.77%) Remedy
11 2 (3.77%) ServiceNow
11 2 (3.77%) Veeam
12 1 (1.89%) McAfee