The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 3 months to 27 June 2017 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)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 41 37
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4  
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 5 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.37% 0.67% 1.69%
As % of the System Software category 11.11% 6.52% 29.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Median daily rate £463 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.30% -3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £325 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £336
% change year-on-year - +11.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.64 £34.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -48.13% -9.33%  

VMware Infrastructure is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 45 46 24
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 12.30% 10.29% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 31 8
Median daily rate £450 £555 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.91% +70.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 2
Median hourly rate £11.09 £14.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.53% +45.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -27.64% +28.57%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Nottingham

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Nottingham

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) MCSE
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) CCNP
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (25.00%) Build Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (12.50%) Burp Suite
5 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
5 1 (12.50%) Presales
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (12.50%) Black Duck
5 1 (12.50%) Veracode
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
5 1 (12.50%) VXLAN

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) NGN
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (12.50%) TACACS
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VXLAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Burp Suite
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (12.50%) Analyst
1 1 (12.50%) Architect
1 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) IT Security Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security Analyst
1 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
1 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Senior DevOps
1 1 (12.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
1 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Build Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Fault Management
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Microservices
3 1 (12.50%) Presales
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCIE
2 1 (12.50%) CCSA
2 1 (12.50%) CCSE
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Docker
2 1 (12.50%) KVM
2 1 (12.50%) vCloud
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) Consul
2 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) vRealize
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
3 1 (12.50%) Black Duck
3 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Computacenter
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Nokia
3 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
3 1 (12.50%) Qualys
3 1 (12.50%) StorageTek
3 1 (12.50%) Sun
3 1 (12.50%) Veracode