The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 3 months to 22 June 2017 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)
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 39 35
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4  
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 3 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.92% 2.02% 0.85%
As % of the System Software category 6.98% 11.86% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Median daily rate £300 £338 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -25.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £336
% change year-on-year -3.22% +15.24%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £35.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -51.40% -5.33%  

VMware Infrastructure is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 43 59 39
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 13.19% 17.00% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 43 15
Median daily rate £330 £350 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.71% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £143 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 13
Median hourly rate - - £20.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.58% +22.85%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Swindon

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Swindon

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
5 1 (16.67%) LAMP
5 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) Dell
5 1 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (16.67%) SAML
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) MOF
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) GlassFish
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) LAN
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) LDAP
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) LAMP
1 1 (16.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) CentOS
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) MOF
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) Shibboleth
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP SIM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
1 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) ArcSight
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Dell
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) Gemalto
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Rackspace
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat