Period
to 24 January 2019

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 24 January 2019 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
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 50 59
Rank change year-on-year +14 +9 +9
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 58 70 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 5.04% 4.18% 2.76%
As % of the System Software category 20.86% 26.02% 17.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 33 23
Milton Keynes median daily rate £414 £414 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.59% +13.33%
10th Percentile £312 £280 £334
90th Percentile £497 £518 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £395 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -5.95% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 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 278 269 193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 24.15% 16.08% 15.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 123 100
Milton Keynes median daily rate £375 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +11.11% -4.00%
10th Percentile £160 £186 £254
90th Percentile £500 £518 £502
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £378 £385 £356
% change year-on-year -1.95% +8.07% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 26 27
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.50 £17.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.34% +36.54% -18.03%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £8.72
90th Percentile £41.50 £21.00 £18.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £19.00 £13.22
% change year-on-year -23.68% +43.72% -17.38%

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 24 January 2019.

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 24 January 2019, 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 58 (100.00%) VMware
2 44 (75.86%) Windows
3 41 (70.69%) Active Directory
4 34 (58.62%) Microsoft
5 32 (55.17%) Security Cleared
6 31 (53.45%) Windows Server
7 25 (43.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (43.10%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (41.38%) NetApp
8 24 (41.38%) DV Cleared
9 22 (37.93%) Citrix
10 21 (36.21%) SAN
11 20 (34.48%) Firewall
11 20 (34.48%) vSphere
12 19 (32.76%) Hyper-V
12 19 (32.76%) Office 365
13 17 (29.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 17 (29.31%) Microsoft Certification
13 17 (29.31%) LAN
13 17 (29.31%) WAN
14 15 (25.86%) ITIL
14 15 (25.86%) SQL
14 15 (25.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 14 (24.14%) TCP/IP
15 14 (24.14%) McAfee
15 14 (24.14%) McAfee ePO
16 13 (22.41%) NAS
16 13 (22.41%) Data Centre
16 13 (22.41%) SCCM
16 13 (22.41%) Law

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 9 (15.52%) IIS
2 8 (13.79%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.90%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (6.90%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.72%) Confluence
4 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.72%) IBM Domino
4 1 (1.72%) JBoss
4 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (32.76%) Office 365
2 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.72%) IaaS
3 1 (1.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (36.21%) SAN
2 20 (34.48%) Firewall
3 17 (29.31%) LAN
3 17 (29.31%) WAN
4 14 (24.14%) TCP/IP
5 13 (22.41%) NAS
6 7 (12.07%) Unified Communications
7 3 (5.17%) DNS
8 2 (3.45%) DHCP
8 2 (3.45%) IP Telephony
8 2 (3.45%) VPN
9 1 (1.72%) BGP
9 1 (1.72%) BIG-IP
9 1 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.72%) Internet
9 1 (1.72%) IPsec
9 1 (1.72%) Network Security
9 1 (1.72%) SSL
9 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.72%) MySQL
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) FishEye
1 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.72%) JIRA
1 1 (1.72%) Maven
1 1 (1.72%) MSI
1 1 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (1.72%) Subversion
1 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (22.41%) Law
2 2 (3.45%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (29.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (22.41%) Project Engineer
3 8 (13.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) Applications Support
5 5 (8.62%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Applications Specialist
6 4 (6.90%) Applications Support Specialist
6 4 (6.90%) Consultant
6 4 (6.90%) Hyper-V Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Support Specialist
6 4 (6.90%) Wintel Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.17%) Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Virtualisation Specialist
7 3 (5.17%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Wintel Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Administrator
8 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (3.45%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) COM
1 1 (1.72%) CSS
1 1 (1.72%) Java EE
1 1 (1.72%) JMS
1 1 (1.72%) JTA
1 1 (1.72%) Middleware
1 1 (1.72%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.41%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.34%) Clustering
2 6 (10.34%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 44 (75.86%) Windows
2 31 (53.45%) Windows Server
3 25 (43.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (43.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (18.97%) Linux
5 10 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (15.52%) Unix
7 2 (3.45%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.72%) CentOS
8 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 15 (25.86%) ITIL
3 11 (18.97%) Change Management
3 11 (18.97%) Incident Management
4 10 (17.24%) Patch Management
4 10 (17.24%) Server Building
4 10 (17.24%) Server Management
4 10 (17.24%) Service Management
5 9 (15.52%) ITIL V3
5 9 (15.52%) ITSM
6 8 (13.79%) Virtual Environments
7 6 (10.34%) Presales
7 6 (10.34%) Task Automation
8 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 5 (8.62%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (8.62%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.17%) Capacity Management
9 3 (5.17%) Performance Management
10 2 (3.45%) Server Virtualisation
10 2 (3.45%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.86%) SQL
2 10 (17.24%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.72%) C
3 1 (1.72%) Java
3 1 (1.72%) Python
3 1 (1.72%) VB
3 1 (1.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (55.17%) Security Cleared
2 24 (41.38%) DV Cleared
3 17 (29.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (25.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (20.69%) SC Cleared
6 7 (12.07%) MCITP
7 6 (10.34%) CCA
7 6 (10.34%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (10.34%) MCDBA
7 6 (10.34%) MCTS
7 6 (10.34%) VCAP
7 6 (10.34%) VCP4
7 6 (10.34%) VCP5
8 4 (6.90%) CCNA
8 4 (6.90%) CCNP
8 4 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (5.17%) MCSA
10 2 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (3.45%) MCSE
11 1 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) SLA
2 2 (3.45%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 41 (70.69%) Active Directory
2 20 (34.48%) vSphere
3 19 (32.76%) Hyper-V
4 11 (18.97%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (13.79%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (10.34%) vCloud
6 6 (10.34%) VMware Workstation
6 6 (10.34%) XenServer
7 3 (5.17%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (5.17%) UAG
8 2 (3.45%) Docker
8 2 (3.45%) ISA Server
8 2 (3.45%) XenApp
8 2 (3.45%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.72%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.72%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (24.14%) McAfee ePO
2 13 (22.41%) SCCM
3 7 (12.07%) SCVMM
4 6 (10.34%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (10.34%) vCenter Server
5 2 (3.45%) Ansible
5 2 (3.45%) Nagios
6 1 (1.72%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.72%) Control-M
6 1 (1.72%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (1.72%) EdgeSight
6 1 (1.72%) HP SIM
6 1 (1.72%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.72%) Puppet
6 1 (1.72%) SCOM
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) VMware
2 34 (58.62%) Microsoft
3 24 (41.38%) NetApp
4 22 (37.93%) Citrix
5 14 (24.14%) McAfee
6 13 (22.41%) Sony
7 11 (18.97%) Cisco
8 6 (10.34%) F5
9 4 (6.90%) HP
10 3 (5.17%) Blue Coat
10 3 (5.17%) Forcepoint
10 3 (5.17%) Oracle
10 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
10 3 (5.17%) Remedy
11 2 (3.45%) CheckPoint
11 2 (3.45%) Computacenter
12 1 (1.72%) Altiris
12 1 (1.72%) EMC
12 1 (1.72%) IBM
12 1 (1.72%) Juniper