Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 43 67
Rank change year-on-year -5 +24 -21
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 6 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.27% 2.07% 1.38%
As % of the System Software category 5.08% 16.13% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Somerset median daily rate £550 £425 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.41% +70.00% -6.98%
South West median daily rate £338 £320 £350
% change year-on-year +5.47% -8.57% +9.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Somerset median hourly rate - £32.50 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -15.03% +24.59%
South West median hourly rate £31.50 £22.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year +43.18% -42.48% +66.30%

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 118 62 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 24.95% 12.84% 7.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 26 14
Somerset median daily rate £375 £339 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.70% +32.84% -11.30%
10th Percentile £146 £108 £131
90th Percentile £560 £440 £499
South West median daily rate £400 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +23.08% - -4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 7
Somerset median hourly rate £14.25 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.64% +10.00% -7.69%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £10.85
90th Percentile £24.25 £41.75 £38.25
South West median hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +28.57% -33.33% +31.25%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Somerset over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 17 January 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 -10 3 £550 +29.41% 2
Clevedon - 2 £238 -
Street - 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
South West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Subversion
2 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 3 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) Change Control
2 3 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) ScriptRunner
3 2 (33.33%) Kanban
3 2 (33.33%) Groovy
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) VMS
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms

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 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) Jupyter
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) 3G
1 1 (16.67%) 4G
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) GSM
1 1 (16.67%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) ScriptRunner
3 1 (16.67%) Gerrit
3 1 (16.67%) Phabricator
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C/C++ Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) VMS
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Change Control
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Kanban
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Python
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Groovy
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Docker
2 1 (16.67%) KVM
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) Veeam