Period
to 20 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 20 February 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)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 24 19
Rank change year-on-year -12 -5 +17
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 5 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.43% 1.99% 5.14%
As % of the System Software category 11.36% 14.71% 44.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 9
Slough median daily rate £388 £293 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.48% -19.31% -24.48%
10th Percentile £185 £267 £285
90th Percentile £523 £312 £383
Berkshire median daily rate £395 £400 £363
% change year-on-year -1.25% +10.34% -9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £47.50 £30.00 £55.65
% change year-on-year +58.33% -46.09% +26.26%

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 Slough with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 44 34 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 12.61% 13.55% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 23 21
Slough median daily rate £400 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +17.24% -3.33%
10th Percentile £194 £270 £200
90th Percentile £575 £535 £438
Berkshire median daily rate £446 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.19% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Slough median hourly rate £13.00 - £17.25
10th Percentile £11.90 - £15.13
90th Percentile £18.00 - £19.18
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £15.86 £27.50
% change year-on-year +26.10% -42.33% -4.18%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Slough

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Slough

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Slough over the 6 months to 20 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Slough

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Slough

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Slough region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) NetApp
4 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Debian
5 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
5 1 (20.00%) Unix
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (20.00%) 802.11
5 1 (20.00%) Postfix
5 1 (20.00%) Veeam
5 1 (20.00%) nginx
5 1 (20.00%) vSphere
5 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) nginx
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) 802.11
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) SSH
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Unix Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Windows Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Debian
3 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GPG13
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) iptables
2 1 (20.00%) Postfix
2 1 (20.00%) Squid
2 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) Veeam