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 3 months to 29 June 2017 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 52 46
Rank change year-on-year +18 -6  
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 44 12 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 5.91% 1.79% 3.24%
As % of the System Software category 36.07% 15.79% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 10 19
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £410 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +36.66%  
10th Percentile £324 £358 £275
90th Percentile £550 £504 £408
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £300
% change year-on-year - +33.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - £40.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £30.00

VMware Infrastructure is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

Contract System Software Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 122 76 122
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 16.38% 11.33% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 80 117
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £428 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.43% +22.14%  
10th Percentile £300 £359 £265
90th Percentile £540 £538 £450
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -5.88% +21.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 19
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -46.66%  
10th Percentile £9.68 £8.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £59.25 £19.50 £40.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +50.00% -53.84%  

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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 65 (100.00%) VMware
2 49 (75.38%) Windows
3 43 (66.15%) Active Directory
4 33 (50.77%) Security Cleared
5 32 (49.23%) Citrix
6 30 (46.15%) SC Cleared
7 29 (44.62%) Microsoft
8 27 (41.54%) ITIL
9 24 (36.92%) Linux
9 24 (36.92%) Microsoft Certification
9 24 (36.92%) Hyper-V
10 23 (35.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 23 (35.38%) HP
10 23 (35.38%) MS Exchange
11 21 (32.31%) Firewall
12 20 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
12 20 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
12 20 (30.77%) Virtual Environments
12 20 (30.77%) Windows Server
13 19 (29.23%) SAN
14 16 (24.62%) Cisco
14 16 (24.62%) Change Management
14 16 (24.62%) Office 365
15 15 (23.08%) MCSE
15 15 (23.08%) SQL
16 14 (21.54%) Unix
16 14 (21.54%) PowerShell
17 13 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
17 13 (20.00%) MCP
18 12 (18.46%) Migration

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 23 (35.38%) MS Exchange
2 10 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 9 (13.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (13.85%) IIS
3 9 (13.85%) Skype for Business
4 6 (9.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (6.15%) Apache
6 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (24.62%) Office 365
2 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.08%) IaaS
5 1 (1.54%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 21 (32.31%) Firewall
2 19 (29.23%) SAN
3 9 (13.85%) DNS
3 9 (13.85%) WAN
4 6 (9.23%) BIG-IP
5 5 (7.69%) DHCP
5 5 (7.69%) LAN
5 5 (7.69%) NAS
6 2 (3.08%) Kerberos
6 2 (3.08%) LDAP
6 2 (3.08%) Network Security
7 1 (1.54%) Internet
7 1 (1.54%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.85%) SQL Server 2016
3 7 (10.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (10.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.62%) Big Data
5 3 (4.62%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.54%) MySQL
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MSI
General
1 3 (4.62%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Electronics
2 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.08%) Marketing
2 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (44.62%) Architect
2 20 (30.77%) Technical Architect
3 12 (18.46%) Infrastructure Architect
4 9 (13.85%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 6 (9.23%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (7.69%) Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.15%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
7 4 (6.15%) Active Directory Support
7 4 (6.15%) Messaging Specialist
7 4 (6.15%) Support Specialist
7 4 (6.15%) Wintel Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Active Directory Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Office 365 Architect
9 2 (3.08%) Administrator
9 2 (3.08%) Migration Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 7 (10.77%) Clustering
4 3 (4.62%) Smartphone
5 2 (3.08%) Replication
6 1 (1.54%) CESG
6 1 (1.54%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.54%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 49 (75.38%) Windows
2 24 (36.92%) Linux
3 23 (35.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 20 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (21.54%) Unix
6 11 (16.92%) Windows 10
7 6 (9.23%) Windows Vista
8 5 (7.69%) CentOS
8 5 (7.69%) Solaris
9 3 (4.62%) AIX
9 3 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (41.54%) ITIL
2 20 (30.77%) Virtual Environments
3 16 (24.62%) Change Management
4 12 (18.46%) ITIL V3
4 12 (18.46%) Migration
5 10 (15.38%) Service Management
6 9 (13.85%) ITSM
6 9 (13.85%) Network Design
6 9 (13.85%) Project Management
6 9 (13.85%) Service Delivery
6 9 (13.85%) TOGAF
7 8 (12.31%) Server Virtualisation
8 7 (10.77%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (10.77%) DevOps
8 7 (10.77%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 5 (7.69%) Capacity Management
9 5 (7.69%) Incident Management
9 5 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (6.15%) Application Discovery
10 4 (6.15%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.08%) SQL
2 14 (21.54%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.54%) VB
4 1 (1.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (50.77%) Security Cleared
2 30 (46.15%) SC Cleared
3 24 (36.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (23.08%) MCSE
5 13 (20.00%) MCP
6 12 (18.46%) DV Cleared
7 8 (12.31%) MCSA
7 8 (12.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (10.77%) CCNA
8 7 (10.77%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (7.69%) CCNP
10 4 (6.15%) MCDBA
11 3 (4.62%) MCITP
12 2 (3.08%) GSAE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.31%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) GPG13
2 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 43 (66.15%) Active Directory
2 24 (36.92%) Hyper-V
3 13 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (18.46%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (7.69%) Forefront TMG
5 5 (7.69%) ISA Server
5 5 (7.69%) UAG
5 5 (7.69%) vSphere
6 4 (6.15%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (6.15%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (4.62%) VMware Server
8 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (3.08%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (3.08%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (3.08%) XenApp
9 1 (1.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.54%) PowerHA
9 1 (1.54%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.54%) vCloud
9 1 (1.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) SCCM
2 7 (10.77%) SCOM
3 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (7.69%) OVSD
5 4 (6.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (4.62%) vMotion
7 2 (3.08%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (3.08%) OpenView
7 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.54%) EdgeSight
8 1 (1.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 65 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (49.23%) Citrix
3 29 (44.62%) Microsoft
4 23 (35.38%) HP
5 16 (24.62%) Cisco
6 11 (16.92%) NetApp
6 11 (16.92%) Red Hat
7 7 (10.77%) CheckPoint
8 6 (9.23%) F5
8 6 (9.23%) ServiceNow
9 5 (7.69%) Blue Coat
9 5 (7.69%) Forcepoint
10 4 (6.15%) StorageTek
10 4 (6.15%) Sun
11 3 (4.62%) Remedy
11 3 (4.62%) SAP
12 2 (3.08%) Computacenter
12 2 (3.08%) EMC
12 2 (3.08%) Veeam
13 1 (1.54%) Nimsoft
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