Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 19 August 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)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 44 37
Rank change year-on-year +1 -7 +16
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 4 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.88% 2.95% 2.73%
As % of the System Software category 5.56% 17.07% 15.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 3
Somerset median daily rate £225 £350 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.71% +45.83% +1.05%
10th Percentile £213 £171 £119
90th Percentile £238 £625 £249
South West median daily rate £385 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% -6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Somerset median hourly rate £14.00 £31.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.56% +43.18% +8.99%
10th Percentile £13.50 £28.25 £21.00
90th Percentile £14.50 £34.75 £23.00
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £33.25 £22.00
% change year-on-year +27.82% +51.14% +8.99%

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 Somerset with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 72 82 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 15.75% 17.30% 17.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 50 32
Somerset median daily rate £263 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +36.36% +9.78%
10th Percentile £99 £112 £176
90th Percentile £494 £614 £473
South West median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +7.59% +3.57% +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 18
Somerset median hourly rate £16.25 £47.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.79% +192.31% -19.12%
10th Percentile £13.95 £13.00 £13.23
90th Percentile £19.28 £49.00 £27.48
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +20.69% -9.38% -17.95%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Somerset

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Somerset

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Somerset

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 6 months to 19 August 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
Bath -1 4 £225 -30.77% 2
VMware Infrastructure
South West

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 Somerset region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (50.00%) SCOrch
3 2 (50.00%) SCSM
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Publishing
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Software Licensing
4 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
4 1 (25.00%) EMC VNX
4 1 (25.00%) SmoothWall
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Barracuda Networks

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory Support
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (25.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Logistics
1 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Software Distribution
1 1 (25.00%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) SCOrch
1 2 (50.00%) SCSM
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (25.00%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Adobe
4 1 (25.00%) Avaya
4 1 (25.00%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (25.00%) Dell KACE
4 1 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (25.00%) Google
4 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (25.00%) Veeam