Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 48 44
Rank change year-on-year -15 -4 +13
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 6 22 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.85% 2.46% 2.25%
As % of the System Software category 10.00% 22.22% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 12
Northamptonshire median daily rate £350 £375 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +57.89% -26.92%
10th Percentile £217 £281 £198
90th Percentile £436 £525 £371
East Midlands median daily rate £360 £363 £355
% change year-on-year -0.69% +2.11% -1.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £11.00 -
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £11.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +36.36% -48.84% +13.16%

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 60 99 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 8.50% 11.07% 6.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 57 29
Northamptonshire median daily rate £375 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -14.29%
10th Percentile £236 £150 £147
90th Percentile £478 £580 £435
East Midlands median daily rate £378 £350 £300
% change year-on-year +7.86% +16.67% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 20 2
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.00 £11.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.35% -43.90% +64.00%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.78
90th Percentile £33.30 £18.71 £31.23
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.30 £12.23 £13.00
% change year-on-year +0.61% -5.96% -5.45%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -13 5 £350 -12.50% 1
Kettering 0 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (33.33%) High Availability
4 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (33.33%) Clustering
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (33.33%) NetApp
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) MCSE
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Desktop Virtualisation

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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 1 (16.67%) Automotive
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Storage Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) NHS
2 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Data Loss Prevention
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) High Availability
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) PLM
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (16.67%) CCIE
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) VCAP
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) NFS
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec