Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 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
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 61 69
Rank change year-on-year +25 +8 -17
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 68 57 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 5.18% 3.28% 2.09%
As % of the System Software category 22.59% 22.62% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 38 23
Milton Keynes median daily rate £388 £373 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.03% -17.22% +28.57%
10th Percentile £315 £243 £216
90th Percentile £500 £475 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% -11.76% +29.77%
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 301 252 175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 22.92% 14.48% 13.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 131 90
Milton Keynes median daily rate £375 £388 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% -2.33% +5.80%
10th Percentile £200 £162 £200
90th Percentile £500 £494 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £375 £388
% change year-on-year - -3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 30 30
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.00 £18.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +50.00% -25.00%
10th Percentile £9.00 £11.18 £8.50
90th Percentile £17.78 £58.88 £15.54
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.03 £19.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year -26.18% +58.33% -25.00%

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 12 November 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 12 November 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 68 (100.00%) VMware
2 40 (58.82%) Windows
3 36 (52.94%) Active Directory
4 32 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 30 (44.12%) Security Cleared
6 28 (41.18%) NetApp
6 28 (41.18%) Windows Server
7 26 (38.24%) Citrix
8 24 (35.29%) vSphere
9 23 (33.82%) SAN
10 22 (32.35%) Linux
10 22 (32.35%) DV Cleared
11 20 (29.41%) ITIL
11 20 (29.41%) Firewall
11 20 (29.41%) Change Management
12 19 (27.94%) LAN
12 19 (27.94%) WAN
12 19 (27.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 18 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
13 18 (26.47%) Office 365
13 18 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
13 18 (26.47%) Unix
13 18 (26.47%) SQL
13 18 (26.47%) Incident Management
13 18 (26.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 17 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 17 (25.00%) Hyper-V
15 16 (23.53%) SC Cleared
16 15 (22.06%) Service Management
16 15 (22.06%) TCP/IP

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 11 (16.18%) IIS
1 11 (16.18%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.82%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (26.47%) Office 365
2 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (33.82%) SAN
2 20 (29.41%) Firewall
3 19 (27.94%) LAN
3 19 (27.94%) WAN
4 15 (22.06%) TCP/IP
5 14 (20.59%) NAS
6 7 (10.29%) Unified Communications
7 3 (4.41%) DNS
8 2 (2.94%) DHCP
8 2 (2.94%) VSAN
9 1 (1.47%) BGP
9 1 (1.47%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (1.47%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (1.47%) Internet
9 1 (1.47%) Skype
9 1 (1.47%) SSL
9 1 (1.47%) Telepresence
9 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MSI
General
1 14 (20.59%) Law
2 1 (1.47%) Finance
2 1 (1.47%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 19 (27.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (20.59%) Project Engineer
3 9 (13.24%) Applications Support
4 7 (10.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Applications Specialist
5 6 (8.82%) Applications Support Specialist
5 6 (8.82%) Support Specialist
5 6 (8.82%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Coordinator
6 4 (5.88%) Hyper-V Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.41%) Linux Operator
7 3 (4.41%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Virtualisation Specialist
8 2 (2.94%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.06%) Data Centre
2 9 (13.24%) Clustering
3 6 (8.82%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (8.82%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.47%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (58.82%) Windows
2 28 (41.18%) Windows Server
3 22 (32.35%) Linux
4 18 (26.47%) Unix
4 18 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.94%) AIX
7 2 (2.94%) Solaris
8 1 (1.47%) CentOS
8 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.41%) Change Management
1 20 (29.41%) ITIL
2 19 (27.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 18 (26.47%) Incident Management
4 15 (22.06%) Service Management
5 14 (20.59%) ITIL V3
5 14 (20.59%) ITSM
6 10 (14.71%) Patch Management
6 10 (14.71%) Server Building
6 10 (14.71%) Server Management
7 8 (11.76%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 8 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (11.76%) Virtual Environments
8 7 (10.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (10.29%) High Availability
9 6 (8.82%) Task Automation
10 5 (7.35%) Change Control
10 5 (7.35%) Service Delivery
11 4 (5.88%) Release Management
12 3 (4.41%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.47%) SQL
2 13 (19.12%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.41%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.47%) C
4 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.47%) Python
4 1 (1.47%) VB
4 1 (1.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (44.12%) Security Cleared
2 22 (32.35%) DV Cleared
3 18 (26.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 17 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (23.53%) SC Cleared
6 7 (10.29%) MCITP
6 7 (10.29%) VCAP
7 6 (8.82%) CCA
7 6 (8.82%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (8.82%) MCDBA
7 6 (8.82%) MCTS
7 6 (8.82%) VCP4
7 6 (8.82%) VCP5
8 4 (5.88%) CCNA
8 4 (5.88%) CCNP
8 4 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (4.41%) MCSA
9 3 (4.41%) RHCE
9 3 (4.41%) VCP6
10 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.76%) SLA
2 2 (2.94%) COBIT
2 2 (2.94%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 36 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 24 (35.29%) vSphere
3 17 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 13 (19.12%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (16.18%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (10.29%) vCloud
7 6 (8.82%) VMware Workstation
7 6 (8.82%) XenServer
8 3 (4.41%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (4.41%) UAG
8 3 (4.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (2.94%) ISA Server
9 2 (2.94%) XenApp
9 2 (2.94%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.47%) Docker
10 1 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (1.47%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (20.59%) McAfee ePO
2 11 (16.18%) SCCM
3 7 (10.29%) SCVMM
4 6 (8.82%) Ansible
4 6 (8.82%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (8.82%) vCenter Server
5 5 (7.35%) Red Hat Satellite
6 3 (4.41%) OVSD
7 1 (1.47%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (1.47%) Control-M
7 1 (1.47%) EdgeSight
7 1 (1.47%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.47%) Nagios
7 1 (1.47%) Puppet
7 1 (1.47%) SCOM
7 1 (1.47%) vRealize
Vendors
1 68 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 28 (41.18%) NetApp
4 26 (38.24%) Citrix
5 14 (20.59%) McAfee
5 14 (20.59%) Sony
6 11 (16.18%) Cisco
7 10 (14.71%) Red Hat
8 9 (13.24%) HP
9 6 (8.82%) F5
10 3 (4.41%) Blue Coat
10 3 (4.41%) Forcepoint
10 3 (4.41%) Lumension
10 3 (4.41%) Remedy
10 3 (4.41%) Veritas
11 2 (2.94%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.94%) Computacenter
11 2 (2.94%) Oracle
12 1 (1.47%) Aruba
12 1 (1.47%) Ivanti