Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 East > West Sussex
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 75 95
Rank change year-on-year +10 +20 -56
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 27 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.32% 2.04% 1.55%
As % of the System Software category 18.62% 14.38% 15.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 18 14
West Sussex median daily rate £413 £364 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.40% -10.46% +20.37%
10th Percentile £350 £275 £301
90th Percentile £538 £491 £488
South East median daily rate £413 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +5.77% -2.50% +12.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
West Sussex median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £49.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.18% -43.88% -
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £25.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% -39.29% +9.80%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 145 153 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 12.47% 14.17% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 98 113
West Sussex median daily rate £413 £413 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.01% +19.67%
10th Percentile £134 £140 £163
90th Percentile £537 £500 £475
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 6
West Sussex median hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -43.33% +84.62%
10th Percentile £14.73 £13.50 £15.75
90th Percentile £45.05 £29.75 £51.00
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -14.29%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in West Sussex

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in West Sussex

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in West Sussex over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in West Sussex

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in West Sussex

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex 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
Crawley +21 20 £413 +11.11% 1
Worthing - 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
South East

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 West Sussex region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (70.37%) Windows
3 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 15 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 13 (48.15%) Migration
5 13 (48.15%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (48.15%) Windows Server
6 11 (40.74%) XenApp
6 11 (40.74%) Citrix
7 10 (37.04%) Cisco
7 10 (37.04%) vSphere
7 10 (37.04%) SC Cleared
7 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
7 10 (37.04%) Finance
8 9 (33.33%) vRealize
8 9 (33.33%) XenDesktop
9 8 (29.63%) Juniper
9 8 (29.63%) CheckPoint
9 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (22.22%) RSA enVision
10 6 (22.22%) Palo Alto
10 6 (22.22%) McAfee
10 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
10 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
10 6 (22.22%) Linux
10 6 (22.22%) Risk Management
10 6 (22.22%) Blue Coat
10 6 (22.22%) Information Assurance
11 5 (18.52%) Firewall
11 5 (18.52%) DHCP

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (7.41%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) DHCP
1 5 (18.52%) DNS
1 5 (18.52%) Firewall
1 5 (18.52%) Wireless
2 3 (11.11%) Network Security
2 3 (11.11%) VPN
3 2 (7.41%) 802.11
3 2 (7.41%) ADSL
3 2 (7.41%) BGP
3 2 (7.41%) EIGRP
3 2 (7.41%) Ethernet
3 2 (7.41%) FTP
3 2 (7.41%) LAN
3 2 (7.41%) OSPF
3 2 (7.41%) SMTP
3 2 (7.41%) SNMP
3 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.41%) VoIP
3 2 (7.41%) VRRP
3 2 (7.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) AdminStudio
1 1 (3.70%) InstallShield
1 1 (3.70%) MSI
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Back Office
3 1 (3.70%) Online Betting
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Analyst
1 14 (51.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) VMware Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (11.11%) Information Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Security Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 2 (7.41%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Information Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (7.41%) Wintel Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Wintel Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) 802.1X
1 2 (7.41%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.70%) FlexPod
3 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Windows Server
3 6 (22.22%) Linux
4 3 (11.11%) CentOS
4 3 (11.11%) HPUX
4 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (11.11%) Solaris
4 3 (11.11%) Unix
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.41%) Check Point GAiA
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 13 (48.15%) Migration
3 6 (22.22%) Information Assurance
3 6 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 3 (11.11%) Business Transformation
4 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 3 (11.11%) ITIL
4 3 (11.11%) Runbook
5 2 (7.41%) Analytical Thinking
5 2 (7.41%) Network Virtualisation
5 2 (7.41%) Patch Management
5 2 (7.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (3.70%) Application Discovery
6 1 (3.70%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (3.70%) Information Security
6 1 (3.70%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Server Building
6 1 (3.70%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) SC Cleared
1 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) CCNP
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.41%) CCENT
3 2 (7.41%) CCNA
3 2 (7.41%) CCSA
3 2 (7.41%) JNCIA
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.70%) MCSA
4 1 (3.70%) MCSE
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) RMADS
2 2 (7.41%) SLA
3 1 (3.70%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 13 (48.15%) VMware ESXi
3 11 (40.74%) XenApp
4 10 (37.04%) vSphere
5 9 (33.33%) XenDesktop
6 4 (14.81%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (11.11%) VMware NSX
7 3 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (7.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
8 2 (7.41%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (7.41%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) vRealize
2 6 (22.22%) RSA enVision
3 3 (11.11%) Puppet
4 2 (7.41%) Cacti
4 2 (7.41%) SCCM
5 1 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (40.74%) Citrix
3 10 (37.04%) Cisco
4 8 (29.63%) CheckPoint
4 8 (29.63%) Juniper
5 6 (22.22%) Blue Coat
5 6 (22.22%) McAfee
5 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 6 (22.22%) Palo Alto
6 4 (14.81%) NetApp
7 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
8 2 (7.41%) Aruba
8 2 (7.41%) HP
8 2 (7.41%) Qualys
8 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
9 1 (3.70%) EMC
9 1 (3.70%) IBM
9 1 (3.70%) Meraki
9 1 (3.70%) Oracle
9 1 (3.70%) Symantec