Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 January 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)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 60 51
Rank change year-on-year +10 -9 +4
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 12 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.91% 1.18% 1.15%
As % of the System Software category 23.53% 13.41% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 6
Northamptonshire median daily rate £350 £400 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +100.00% -38.46%
10th Percentile £313 £273 £196
90th Percentile £446 £450 £244
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £350 £400
% change year-on-year - -12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 - £21.50

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 51 82 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 8.13% 8.80% 5.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 47 23
Northamptonshire median daily rate £344 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.77% - -7.14%
10th Percentile £204 £150 £196
90th Percentile £438 £555 £445
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £369 £325
% change year-on-year -5.08% +13.46% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 10
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £14.95 £13.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.00% +18.18% -
10th Percentile £11.77 £10.50 £8.50
90th Percentile £18.29 £34.50 £16.78
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £12.80
% change year-on-year - +1.56% -5.19%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Northamptonshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Northamptonshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Northamptonshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Northamptonshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Northamptonshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Northamptonshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +9 11 £350 -12.50% 4
VMware Infrastructure
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (75.00%) ITIL
3 9 (75.00%) MCSE
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco
4 8 (66.67%) PRINCE2
4 8 (66.67%) NetApp
4 8 (66.67%) VCAP
4 8 (66.67%) Data Centre
4 8 (66.67%) ITIL V3
4 8 (66.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 7 (58.33%) Data Loss Prevention
5 7 (58.33%) High Availability
5 7 (58.33%) SDLC
5 7 (58.33%) Unified Communications
5 7 (58.33%) Clustering
5 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (58.33%) PLM
5 7 (58.33%) Degree
5 7 (58.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (58.33%) Automotive
5 7 (58.33%) CCIE
5 7 (58.33%) Project Management
5 7 (58.33%) Windows
5 7 (58.33%) ERP
6 5 (41.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
8 3 (25.00%) Active Directory

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Unified Communications
2 2 (16.67%) LAN
2 2 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (8.33%) NAS
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
3 1 (8.33%) VSAN
General
1 7 (58.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (41.67%) IT Support
3 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Storage Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 7 (58.33%) Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 8 (66.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 8 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 8 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Data Loss Prevention
3 7 (58.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (58.33%) ERP
3 7 (58.33%) High Availability
3 7 (58.33%) PLM
3 7 (58.33%) Project Management
3 7 (58.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) Content Management
4 1 (8.33%) IT Strategy
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (75.00%) MCSE
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (66.67%) VCAP
3 7 (58.33%) CCIE
3 7 (58.33%) Degree
4 5 (41.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (16.67%) CCNA
5 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) NFS
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco
4 8 (66.67%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) HP