Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 54 52
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2 +4
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 71 50 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.43% 3.64% 3.09%
As % of the System Software category 29.46% 22.03% 32.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 29 31
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +17.65% +21.43%
10th Percentile £280 £346 £313
90th Percentile £505 £578 £511
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £463 £420
% change year-on-year -8.11% +10.12% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

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 241 227 139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 15.05% 16.51% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 115 72
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +11.11%
10th Percentile £200 £293 £265
90th Percentile £537 £550 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £380 £378 £388
% change year-on-year +0.66% -2.58% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 25 15
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.28 £14.50 £13.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.55% +8.33% -10.77%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.69 £11.10
90th Percentile £35.50 £18.00 £21.95
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £13.39
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -13.65%

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 23 April 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 23 April 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 71 (100.00%) VMware
2 49 (69.01%) Windows
3 41 (57.75%) Linux
4 37 (52.11%) ITIL
5 36 (50.70%) Microsoft
6 33 (46.48%) NetApp
6 33 (46.48%) Security Cleared
7 31 (43.66%) Change Management
8 28 (39.44%) SC Cleared
9 27 (38.03%) Windows Server 2012
10 25 (35.21%) ITIL V3
10 25 (35.21%) Microsoft Certification
11 22 (30.99%) Problem-Solving
12 19 (26.76%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (26.76%) Windows Server 2003
13 18 (25.35%) Active Directory
13 18 (25.35%) Hyper-V
14 17 (23.94%) Red Hat
15 16 (22.54%) MS Exchange
15 16 (22.54%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
15 16 (22.54%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (21.13%) Virtual Machines
16 15 (21.13%) Solaris
16 15 (21.13%) HP
16 15 (21.13%) Clustering
17 14 (19.72%) Citrix
17 14 (19.72%) Virtual Environments
17 14 (19.72%) DV Cleared
17 14 (19.72%) SCOM
18 13 (18.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 16 (22.54%) MS Exchange
2 12 (16.90%) Skype for Business
3 7 (9.86%) IIS
4 5 (7.04%) SharePoint
5 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.63%) OpenStack
6 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.82%) Apache
8 1 (1.41%) IBM Domino
8 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (15.49%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (11.27%) Office 365
4 5 (7.04%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (7.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.49%) Firewall
1 11 (15.49%) TCP/IP
2 10 (14.08%) iSCSI
3 9 (12.68%) SAN
4 6 (8.45%) Skype
4 6 (8.45%) WAN
5 3 (4.23%) BIG-IP
5 3 (4.23%) DHCP
5 3 (4.23%) DNS
5 3 (4.23%) LAN
5 3 (4.23%) NAS
5 3 (4.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.63%) SQL Server
1 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (4.23%) Big Data
2 3 (4.23%) Hadoop
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.41%) DB2
3 1 (1.41%) OLTP
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (8.45%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Banking
3 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.41%) Retail
3 1 (1.41%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (19.72%) Architect
2 13 (18.31%) Administrator
3 11 (15.49%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 11 (15.49%) Team Leader
3 11 (15.49%) Technical Architect
4 10 (14.08%) Linux Administrator
4 10 (14.08%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (12.68%) Storage Specialist
6 8 (11.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (8.45%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (7.04%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 5 (7.04%) Support Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (5.63%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (5.63%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) VMWare Administrator
10 3 (4.23%) Messaging Specialist
10 3 (4.23%) Migration Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Project Manager
10 3 (4.23%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) LDAP
1 1 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.54%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (21.13%) Clustering
3 12 (16.90%) Enterprise Cloud
4 10 (14.08%) Data Centre
4 10 (14.08%) Management Information System
5 5 (7.04%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (5.63%) CMDB
6 4 (5.63%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (5.63%) Private Cloud
6 4 (5.63%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.41%) HACMP
7 1 (1.41%) HP Storage
7 1 (1.41%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.41%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 49 (69.01%) Windows
2 41 (57.75%) Linux
3 27 (38.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (26.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (26.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (21.13%) Solaris
6 13 (18.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (18.31%) Windows Server
7 12 (16.90%) AIX
8 10 (14.08%) Unix
9 9 (12.68%) Data ONTAP
10 4 (5.63%) Windows 10
11 3 (4.23%) Windows 7
11 3 (4.23%) Windows 8
11 3 (4.23%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.41%) CentOS
12 1 (1.41%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (52.11%) ITIL
2 31 (43.66%) Change Management
3 25 (35.21%) ITIL V3
4 22 (30.99%) Problem-Solving
5 16 (22.54%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
6 14 (19.72%) Virtual Environments
7 12 (16.90%) Service Management
8 11 (15.49%) Network Virtualisation
9 10 (14.08%) ITSM
9 10 (14.08%) Service Delivery
10 9 (12.68%) Capacity Management
10 9 (12.68%) Migration
11 7 (9.86%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (9.86%) Incident Management
11 7 (9.86%) TOGAF
12 5 (7.04%) Configuration Management
12 5 (7.04%) High Availability
12 5 (7.04%) Network Design
12 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2
12 5 (7.04%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.08%) Bash Shell
2 9 (12.68%) PowerShell
3 5 (7.04%) SQL
4 1 (1.41%) Java
4 1 (1.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 33 (46.48%) Security Cleared
2 28 (39.44%) SC Cleared
3 25 (35.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (19.72%) DV Cleared
5 11 (15.49%) MCSE
6 9 (12.68%) RHCE
6 9 (12.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (8.45%) CCNA
7 6 (8.45%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (7.04%) MCP
9 3 (4.23%) CCNP
9 3 (4.23%) CCSP
9 3 (4.23%) MCITP
9 3 (4.23%) MCSA
10 2 (2.82%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (1.41%) CCA
11 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (1.41%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.90%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) PMO
2 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 18 (25.35%) Active Directory
1 18 (25.35%) Hyper-V
2 15 (21.13%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (14.08%) NFS
3 10 (14.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 7 (9.86%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (8.45%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (8.45%) XenApp
6 4 (5.63%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (5.63%) UAG
7 3 (4.23%) Xen
8 2 (2.82%) ISA Server
8 2 (2.82%) vCloud
9 1 (1.41%) Docker
9 1 (1.41%) GPFS
9 1 (1.41%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (1.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (19.72%) SCOM
2 11 (15.49%) Cobbler
3 6 (8.45%) Ansible
3 6 (8.45%) SCCM
4 4 (5.63%) Backup Exec
4 4 (5.63%) OVSD
4 4 (5.63%) SCSM
5 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (4.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (2.82%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (1.41%) CFEngine
7 1 (1.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.41%) Puppet
7 1 (1.41%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.41%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.41%) Unicenter
7 1 (1.41%) vCenter Server
7 1 (1.41%) vRealize
7 1 (1.41%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 71 (100.00%) VMware
2 36 (50.70%) Microsoft
3 33 (46.48%) NetApp
4 17 (23.94%) Red Hat
5 15 (21.13%) HP
6 14 (19.72%) Citrix
7 10 (14.08%) Cisco
8 9 (12.68%) Veritas
9 7 (9.86%) Symantec
10 5 (7.04%) Blue Coat
10 5 (7.04%) CheckPoint
11 4 (5.63%) arcserve
11 4 (5.63%) Forcepoint
11 4 (5.63%) Veeam
12 3 (4.23%) Computacenter
12 3 (4.23%) F5
12 3 (4.23%) ServiceNow
13 2 (2.82%) McAfee
13 2 (2.82%) Remedy
13 2 (2.82%) Sun