Period
to 21 July 2018

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 21 July 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)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 28 28
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 +11
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 9 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.99% 1.79% 3.35%
As % of the System Software category 24.32% 19.23% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 7
Slough median daily rate £397 £388 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.45% -17.55% +1.62%
10th Percentile £273 £334 £300
90th Percentile £538 £431 £480
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £350 £388
% change year-on-year +17.86% -9.68% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Slough median hourly rate - - £22.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £19.66 £29.25
% change year-on-year -13.53% -32.79% +77.27%

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 37 26 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 12.29% 9.32% 12.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 28
Slough median daily rate £350 £363 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.45% -0.68% -2.67%
10th Percentile £215 £195 £213
90th Percentile £538 £399 £482
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Slough median hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -31.11% +38.46%
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.81 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +22.79% +3.57% -24.53%

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 21 July 2018.

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 21 July 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 Slough region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 3 (33.33%) NetApp
4 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (33.33%) Office 365
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
5 2 (22.22%) CentOS
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Clustering
5 2 (22.22%) Puppet
5 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
5 2 (22.22%) Veeam
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (22.22%) SLA
5 2 (22.22%) NFS
5 2 (22.22%) MCSE
5 2 (22.22%) Apache

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 2 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (11.11%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) VLAN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix Support
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) FlexPod Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Wintel Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Storage Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Unix Support
2 1 (11.11%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) FlexPod
2 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) CentOS
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Solaris
4 2 (22.22%) Unix
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
1 2 (22.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) NFS
3 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (11.11%) Docker
4 1 (11.11%) vSphere
4 1 (11.11%) XenApp
4 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 2 (22.22%) AirWatch
2 2 (22.22%) Puppet
3 1 (11.11%) Ansible
3 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
3 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) NetApp
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Tekelec
3 2 (22.22%) Veeam
4 1 (11.11%) Apple
4 1 (11.11%) Canon
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) MobileIron
4 1 (11.11%) Polycom
4 1 (11.11%) Sandvine
4 1 (11.11%) Symantec
4 1 (11.11%) Veritas