The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 23 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)
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 19 24
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5  
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 2.11% 1.03% 1.64%
As % of the System Software category 18.18% 7.14% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £193 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -57.22% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £335
% change year-on-year -1.31% +13.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £35.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -51.40% -5.33%  

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 Peterborough with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 11 14 27
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 11.58% 14.43% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 8
Median daily rate £193 £174 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.63% -50.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 6
Median hourly rate £17.50 £10.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.00% -56.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £10.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £13.00 £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.09 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.16% +22.85%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough 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 Peterborough

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Peterborough

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 23 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (62.50%) Defect Management
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (50.00%) GDPR
5 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
5 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
5 4 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (50.00%) Firewall
5 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
6 3 (37.50%) Java
6 3 (37.50%) ITIL
6 3 (37.50%) JBoss
6 3 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (37.50%) Java EE
6 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
6 3 (37.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
7 2 (25.00%) DNS
7 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
7 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 2 (25.00%) Unix
7 2 (25.00%) SAN

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 3 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (37.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Environment Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Test Environment Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Defect Management
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Change Control
5 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) GDPR
2 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (12.50%) AirWatch
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Apple
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Temenos