The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 25 April 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)
Cheshire / Warrington
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 36 38
Rank change year-on-year +20 +2  
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 2 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 2.13% 4.71% 1.83%
As % of the System Software category 15.38% 27.27% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £275 £440 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +31.34%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -5.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.88 £42.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year -50.29% +33.33%  

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 Warrington with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 13 66 58
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 13.83% 17.28% 26.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 29 43
Median daily rate £300 £440 £655
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.81% -32.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £275 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £556 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £363 £347
% change year-on-year -0.68% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Median hourly rate £20.00 £10.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -42.85%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year -3.03% +2.23%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington 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 Warrington

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Warrington

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Warrington region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) VBScript
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) VMware GSX
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (50.00%) MOM
3 2 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (50.00%) VB6
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 2 (50.00%) WSUS
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) SCOM
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) NAS
3 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) VB
1 2 (50.00%) VB6
1 2 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (50.00%) VMware GSX
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) MOM
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) Intel Security
Warrington, Cheshire
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