Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 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)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 51 53 42
Rank change year-on-year +2 -11 +25
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 4 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.85% 1.27% 2.08%
As % of the System Software category 5.48% 5.17% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Somerset median daily rate £325 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.91% +29.41% +70.00%
10th Percentile £313 £270 £413
90th Percentile £368 £625 £438
South West median daily rate £394 £350 £320
% change year-on-year +12.50% +9.38% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Somerset median hourly rate - - £32.50
South West median hourly rate £44.75 £31.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +42.06% +43.18% -42.48%

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 73 116 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 15.53% 24.58% 12.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 64 26
Somerset median daily rate £394 £375 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +10.70% +32.84%
10th Percentile £200 £152 £108
90th Percentile £513 £560 £440
South West median daily rate £423 £400 £328
% change year-on-year +5.63% +22.14% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 13
Somerset median hourly rate - £14.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -13.64% +10.00%
South West median hourly rate £33.50 £18.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +86.11% +28.57% -33.33%

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 16 January 2019. 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 -3 3 £325 -40.91% 5
VMware Infrastructure
South West

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Somerset region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (75.00%) PKI
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Server Building
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (25.00%) Aerohive Networks
4 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
4 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) Apple
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Forcepoint
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory

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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Server Building
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (25.00%) Nessus
2 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Aruba
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Forcepoint
3 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat