Period
to 22 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 55 61
Rank change year-on-year +5 +6 -20
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 67 36 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.12% 2.84% 2.54%
As % of the System Software category 28.39% 19.35% 30.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 24 29
Milton Keynes median daily rate £414 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.37% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £232 £336 £180
90th Percentile £518 £525 £530
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £420 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -1.18% +13.33% -3.23%
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 236 186 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 14.52% 14.68% 8.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 101 66
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £358 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.89% -6.23% +8.93%
10th Percentile £239 £256 £190
90th Percentile £538 £500 £531
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £355 £375
% change year-on-year +12.61% -5.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 26 18
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.50 £12.61 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.78% -21.19% +23.08%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.71 £9.44
90th Percentile £23.80 £18.00 £23.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +29.63% -15.63% +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 22 February 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 February 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 67 (100.00%) VMware
2 56 (83.58%) Windows
3 39 (58.21%) ITIL
4 37 (55.22%) Linux
5 34 (50.75%) Microsoft
6 33 (49.25%) Security Cleared
7 32 (47.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 28 (41.79%) ITIL V3
8 28 (41.79%) SC Cleared
9 27 (40.30%) NetApp
10 25 (37.31%) Change Management
11 24 (35.82%) Active Directory
12 23 (34.33%) Microsoft Certification
13 22 (32.84%) Windows Server 2003
14 21 (31.34%) Hyper-V
15 20 (29.85%) Windows Server 2008
16 18 (26.87%) Microsoft Office
17 17 (25.37%) Virtual Environments
18 16 (23.88%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
18 16 (23.88%) Analytical Skills
18 16 (23.88%) Windows Server
18 16 (23.88%) Office 365
18 16 (23.88%) HP
19 15 (22.39%) Citrix
19 15 (22.39%) DV Cleared
19 15 (22.39%) SCOM
19 15 (22.39%) Microsoft Azure
20 14 (20.90%) Amazon AWS
20 14 (20.90%) Virtual Machines
20 14 (20.90%) Service Management

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 13 (19.40%) MS Exchange
2 12 (17.91%) IIS
3 10 (14.93%) Skype for Business
4 9 (13.43%) SharePoint
5 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.97%) OpenStack
6 3 (4.48%) Apache
7 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.49%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 18 (26.87%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (4.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.88%) Office 365
2 15 (22.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (20.90%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (7.46%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (7.46%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.42%) TCP/IP
2 10 (14.93%) iSCSI
3 9 (13.43%) Firewall
4 6 (8.96%) SAN
4 6 (8.96%) WAN
5 5 (7.46%) Skype
6 4 (5.97%) NAS
7 3 (4.48%) DHCP
7 3 (4.48%) DNS
7 3 (4.48%) LAN
7 3 (4.48%) Wireless
8 2 (2.99%) BIG-IP
8 2 (2.99%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (4.48%) Big Data
3 3 (4.48%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (8.96%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Banking
2 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (16.42%) Architect
1 11 (16.42%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 11 (16.42%) Team Leader
2 9 (13.43%) Administrator
2 9 (13.43%) Storage Specialist
3 8 (11.94%) Technical Architect
4 7 (10.45%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (8.96%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (8.96%) Support Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.97%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (5.97%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
7 3 (4.48%) NetApp Specialist
7 3 (4.48%) Optimisation Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Server Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Server Migration Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) .NET
2 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.88%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (17.91%) Enterprise Cloud
3 11 (16.42%) Clustering
4 9 (13.43%) Management Information System
5 6 (8.96%) CMDB
5 6 (8.96%) Data Centre
6 4 (5.97%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (5.97%) Private Cloud
6 4 (5.97%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 56 (83.58%) Windows
2 37 (55.22%) Linux
3 32 (47.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (32.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (29.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (23.88%) Windows Server
7 10 (14.93%) Solaris
8 9 (13.43%) Data ONTAP
9 8 (11.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (10.45%) AIX
10 7 (10.45%) Unix
11 4 (5.97%) Windows 10
11 4 (5.97%) Windows Vista
12 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
12 2 (2.99%) Windows 8
13 1 (1.49%) Android
13 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
13 1 (1.49%) CentOS
13 1 (1.49%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (58.21%) ITIL
2 28 (41.79%) ITIL V3
3 25 (37.31%) Change Management
4 17 (25.37%) Virtual Environments
5 16 (23.88%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
6 14 (20.90%) Service Management
7 13 (19.40%) ITSM
8 11 (16.42%) Network Virtualisation
9 9 (13.43%) Service Delivery
10 7 (10.45%) Migration
11 6 (8.96%) Capacity Management
11 6 (8.96%) PRINCE2
11 6 (8.96%) TOGAF
12 5 (7.46%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (7.46%) Configuration Management
12 5 (7.46%) DevOps
13 4 (5.97%) Incident Management
13 4 (5.97%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (5.97%) Root Cause Analysis
14 3 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.94%) PowerShell
2 6 (8.96%) Bash Shell
2 6 (8.96%) SQL
3 1 (1.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 33 (49.25%) Security Cleared
2 28 (41.79%) SC Cleared
3 23 (34.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (22.39%) DV Cleared
5 10 (14.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (13.43%) MCSE
7 7 (10.45%) CCNA
7 7 (10.45%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (7.46%) RHCE
9 4 (5.97%) CCSP
9 4 (5.97%) MCITP
10 3 (4.48%) CCNP
10 3 (4.48%) MCP
10 3 (4.48%) MCSA
11 2 (2.99%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (1.49%) CCA
12 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (1.49%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (35.82%) Active Directory
2 21 (31.34%) Hyper-V
3 14 (20.90%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (14.93%) NFS
5 9 (13.43%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (7.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (7.46%) XenApp
7 4 (5.97%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (5.97%) UAG
8 3 (4.48%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (4.48%) Xen
9 2 (2.99%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.49%) Docker
10 1 (1.49%) vCloud
10 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (22.39%) SCOM
2 7 (10.45%) Cobbler
2 7 (10.45%) SCCM
3 5 (7.46%) Ansible
4 4 (5.97%) Backup Exec
4 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (5.97%) OVSD
4 4 (5.97%) SCSM
5 2 (2.99%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (2.99%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (2.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.49%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.49%) CFEngine
6 1 (1.49%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.49%) Puppet
6 1 (1.49%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.49%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.49%) Unicenter
6 1 (1.49%) vRealize
Vendors
1 67 (100.00%) VMware
2 34 (50.75%) Microsoft
3 27 (40.30%) NetApp
4 16 (23.88%) HP
5 15 (22.39%) Citrix
6 10 (14.93%) Red Hat
7 7 (10.45%) Cisco
8 6 (8.96%) ServiceNow
8 6 (8.96%) Symantec
9 5 (7.46%) Veritas
10 4 (5.97%) arcserve
10 4 (5.97%) Forcepoint
10 4 (5.97%) Veeam
11 3 (4.48%) Computacenter
11 3 (4.48%) Sun
12 2 (2.99%) Blue Coat
12 2 (2.99%) CheckPoint
12 2 (2.99%) EMC
12 2 (2.99%) F5
12 2 (2.99%) StorageTek