Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 November 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
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 62 60
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 60 28 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.44% 2.20% 3.01%
As % of the System Software category 23.17% 16.28% 31.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 23 42
Milton Keynes median daily rate £375 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +28.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £254 £216 £246
90th Percentile £475 £500 £410
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £394 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -7.29% +21.43% -9.68%
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 259 172 186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 14.83% 13.51% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 87 85
Milton Keynes median daily rate £390 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £162 £205 £213
90th Percentile £494 £538 £495
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £385 £375
% change year-on-year -2.60% +2.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 28 22
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £19.00 £12.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.33% -25.00% +28.00%
10th Percentile £11.75 £8.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £60.00 £15.61 £23.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.00 £12.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +58.33% -25.00% +23.08%

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 25 November 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 25 November 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 60 (100.00%) VMware
2 49 (81.67%) Windows
3 37 (61.67%) Active Directory
4 30 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 30 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (36.67%) Windows Server
5 22 (36.67%) Office 365
6 21 (35.00%) Linux
7 20 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 20 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
8 18 (30.00%) HP
9 17 (28.33%) Microsoft Office
10 16 (26.67%) SharePoint
10 16 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (26.67%) Hyper-V
11 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
11 15 (25.00%) Citrix
12 14 (23.33%) ITIL
13 13 (21.67%) MS Exchange
14 12 (20.00%) SAN
14 12 (20.00%) Change Management
14 12 (20.00%) Security Cleared
15 11 (18.33%) SC Cleared
15 11 (18.33%) Microsoft Certification
15 11 (18.33%) MCSE
15 11 (18.33%) SQL
16 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
16 10 (16.67%) Migration
16 10 (16.67%) ITIL V3

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 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 13 (21.67%) MS Exchange
3 8 (13.33%) IIS
4 5 (8.33%) Skype for Business
5 4 (6.67%) OpenStack
6 3 (5.00%) Apache
6 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.67%) IBM Domino
7 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (28.33%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (36.67%) Office 365
2 20 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.00%) SAN
2 8 (13.33%) Firewall
3 5 (8.33%) NAS
3 5 (8.33%) Network Security
4 4 (6.67%) DNS
5 3 (5.00%) Skype
6 2 (3.33%) BIG-IP
7 1 (1.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.33%) Big Data
5 2 (3.33%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.67%) DB2
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.67%) MSI
General
1 9 (15.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.67%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (26.67%) Architect
2 9 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (10.00%) Technical Architect
5 5 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
6 4 (6.67%) Active Directory Support
6 4 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 4 (6.67%) Support Specialist
6 4 (6.67%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Administrator
7 3 (5.00%) AWS Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Azure Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Migration Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Optimisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) CMDB
2 8 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (10.00%) Clustering
5 4 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (6.67%) Public Cloud
6 3 (5.00%) Fat Client
6 3 (5.00%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.67%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.67%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 49 (81.67%) Windows
2 30 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (36.67%) Windows Server
4 21 (35.00%) Linux
5 16 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (15.00%) Unix
8 6 (10.00%) Solaris
9 5 (8.33%) Windows Vista
10 2 (3.33%) AIX
10 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (3.33%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.67%) Android
11 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.67%) CentOS
11 1 (1.67%) SUSE
11 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
2 14 (23.33%) ITIL
3 12 (20.00%) Change Management
4 10 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 10 (16.67%) Migration
5 7 (11.67%) Project Management
5 7 (11.67%) Service Management
6 6 (10.00%) ITSM
6 6 (10.00%) Network Design
6 6 (10.00%) TOGAF
7 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.33%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
7 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (6.67%) DevOps
8 4 (6.67%) PRINCE2
8 4 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
8 4 (6.67%) Service Delivery
8 4 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (5.00%) CRM
9 3 (5.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.33%) SQL
2 7 (11.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.67%) Python
4 1 (1.67%) VB
4 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (18.33%) MCSE
2 11 (18.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (18.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.33%) MCP
4 4 (6.67%) CCNA
4 4 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.67%) DV Cleared
5 3 (5.00%) MCITP
5 3 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.33%) GSAE
7 1 (1.67%) CCSP
7 1 (1.67%) RHCE
7 1 (1.67%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) SLA
2 6 (10.00%) GDPR
3 2 (3.33%) PMO
4 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 37 (61.67%) Active Directory
2 16 (26.67%) Hyper-V
3 9 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (15.00%) VMware Workstation
4 8 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (8.33%) VMware Server
6 3 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (5.00%) vSphere
6 3 (5.00%) XenApp
7 2 (3.33%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (3.33%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.67%) Docker
8 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.67%) vCloud
8 1 (1.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (1.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (16.67%) Jamf Pro
2 8 (13.33%) SCCM
3 5 (8.33%) SCOM
4 4 (6.67%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (5.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (5.00%) SCVMM
6 2 (3.33%) OpenView
6 2 (3.33%) OVSD
6 2 (3.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (1.67%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.67%) Ansible
7 1 (1.67%) CFEngine
7 1 (1.67%) Cobbler
7 1 (1.67%) EdgeSight
7 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.67%) Puppet
7 1 (1.67%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.67%) Unicenter
7 1 (1.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 60 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (30.00%) HP
4 15 (25.00%) Citrix
5 8 (13.33%) Cisco
5 8 (13.33%) NetApp
6 6 (10.00%) ServiceNow
7 5 (8.33%) CheckPoint
7 5 (8.33%) Red Hat
8 4 (6.67%) Sun
9 3 (5.00%) Blue Coat
9 3 (5.00%) StorageTek
10 2 (3.33%) 3PAR
10 2 (3.33%) EMC
10 2 (3.33%) F5
10 2 (3.33%) Oracle
10 2 (3.33%) Symantec
11 1 (1.67%) Infoblox
11 1 (1.67%) MobileIron
11 1 (1.67%) Nimsoft