Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 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
18 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 49 41 51
Rank change year-on-year -8 +10 +4
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 14 52 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.93% 4.68% 4.22%
As % of the System Software category 11.20% 20.39% 28.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 37 33
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £425 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +2.66% -5.37%
10th Percentile £339 £310 £232
90th Percentile £500 £500 £518
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £406 £420
% change year-on-year -1.54% -3.27% -1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Milton Keynes 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 125 255 236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 17.27% 22.93% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 141 105
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +9.22%
10th Percentile £135 £160 £239
90th Percentile £625 £500 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £379 £400
% change year-on-year +5.54% -5.13% +11.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 41 25
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £15.50 £14.05 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.32% -19.71% +38.78%
10th Percentile £11.40 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £17.25 £42.50 £21.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year +6.93% -20.58% +35.19%

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 18 February 2020.

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 18 February 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 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 12 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 11 (78.57%) Windows
4 9 (64.29%) Hyper-V
5 8 (57.14%) ITIL
5 8 (57.14%) SQL
5 8 (57.14%) Citrix
6 7 (50.00%) Change Management
6 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
7 6 (42.86%) DV Cleared
7 6 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
7 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (42.86%) Cisco
7 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 6 (42.86%) Linux
8 5 (35.71%) Incident Management
8 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
8 5 (35.71%) ITIL V3
8 5 (35.71%) Virtual Environments
8 5 (35.71%) Office 365
9 4 (28.57%) vCloud
9 4 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (28.57%) vSphere
9 4 (28.57%) Clustering
9 4 (28.57%) IIS
10 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office

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 (28.57%) IIS
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
3 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Office 365
2 3 (21.43%) Azure
2 3 (21.43%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (7.14%) IaaS
3 1 (7.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
1 3 (21.43%) Unified Communications
2 2 (14.29%) DHCP
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) HSRP
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Active Directory Support
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) CRM Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) C Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Application Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
1 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Clustering
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 1 (7.14%) Replication
3 1 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) Unix
5 2 (14.29%) CentOS
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) Change Management
3 5 (35.71%) Incident Management
3 5 (35.71%) ITIL V3
3 5 (35.71%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (21.43%) CRM
4 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 3 (21.43%) ITSM
4 3 (21.43%) Patch Management
4 3 (21.43%) Server Building
4 3 (21.43%) Server Management
4 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) Service Management
4 3 (21.43%) Task Automation
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
3 3 (21.43%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 12 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) DV Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (21.43%) CCA
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (21.43%) MCTS
3 3 (21.43%) VCAP
3 3 (21.43%) VCP4
3 3 (21.43%) VCP5
4 2 (14.29%) MCITP
4 2 (14.29%) MCSE
5 1 (7.14%) CCNA
5 1 (7.14%) CCNP
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (7.14%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Hyper-V
2 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 4 (28.57%) vCloud
3 4 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (28.57%) vSphere
4 3 (21.43%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 3 (21.43%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (7.14%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (7.14%) ISA Server
5 1 (7.14%) UAG
5 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
1 3 (21.43%) SCVMM
1 3 (21.43%) vCenter Server
2 1 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (7.14%) vMotion
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) Citrix
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) HP
4 3 (21.43%) IFS
4 3 (21.43%) NetApp
4 3 (21.43%) ServiceNow
5 2 (14.29%) Remedy
5 2 (14.29%) Veeam
6 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
6 1 (7.14%) Forcepoint
6 1 (7.14%) Symantec