Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 77 42
Rank change year-on-year +2 -35 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 19 10 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.80% 0.79% 4.24%
As % of the System Software category 12.67% 8.85% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 46
West Sussex median daily rate £300 £388 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.58% +14.81% -10.00%
10th Percentile £100 £356 £210
90th Percentile £414 £429 £419
South East median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
West Sussex median hourly rate £26.25 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.27% - -
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £43.28 £32.00
% change year-on-year -42.24% +35.25% +52.38%

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 150 113 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 14.25% 8.90% 11.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 75 93
West Sussex median daily rate £364 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.92% - +14.04%
10th Percentile £110 £139 £120
90th Percentile £581 £465 £419
South East median daily rate £395 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 16
West Sussex median hourly rate £23.75 £12.54 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +89.36% -22.82% +1.56%
10th Percentile £15.79 £10.25 £9.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £36.13 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £16.88 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -14.29% +12.90%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +1 6 £233 -36.95%
Worthing -3 4 - -
Horsham - 3 £275 - 1
VMware Infrastructure
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (78.95%) Windows
3 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
4 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (52.63%) Windows Server
6 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (36.84%) Hyper-V
7 7 (36.84%) Citrix
7 7 (36.84%) Migration
8 6 (31.58%) Publishing
8 6 (31.58%) HP
8 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
8 6 (31.58%) XenApp
9 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
9 5 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (26.32%) SLA
9 5 (26.32%) Cisco
9 5 (26.32%) Linux
10 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
10 4 (21.05%) LAN
10 4 (21.05%) Oracle
10 4 (21.05%) WAN
10 4 (21.05%) ITIL
10 4 (21.05%) NetApp
10 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
10 4 (21.05%) EdgeSight
10 4 (21.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (21.05%) VLAN
10 4 (21.05%) AppSense
10 4 (21.05%) Windows 10

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 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) IIS
2 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.53%) Apache
3 2 (10.53%) IBM Notes
3 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Primavera
1 1 (5.26%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.79%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (15.79%) Mimecast
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) LAN
1 4 (21.05%) VLAN
1 4 (21.05%) WAN
2 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 3 (15.79%) Firewall
2 3 (15.79%) SAN
3 2 (10.53%) BIG-IP
3 2 (10.53%) DHCP
3 2 (10.53%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (10.53%) VPN
4 1 (5.26%) Internet
4 1 (5.26%) IPv4
4 1 (5.26%) IPv6
4 1 (5.26%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.26%) PBX
4 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) MySQL
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Vagrant
2 2 (10.53%) GitLab
General
1 6 (31.58%) Publishing
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Back Office
3 2 (10.53%) Online Betting
4 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
4 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (21.05%) Citrix Specialist
2 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Technical Support
2 3 (15.79%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 2 (10.53%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) LAMP
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (52.63%) Windows Server
4 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (26.32%) Linux
5 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
6 4 (21.05%) Windows 10
6 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
7 3 (15.79%) Debian
8 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (5.26%) CentOS
9 1 (5.26%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Migration
2 4 (21.05%) Application Virtualisation
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Patch Management
3 3 (15.79%) Change Management
4 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.53%) Proactive Management
4 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.26%) Build Automation
5 1 (5.26%) Business Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) Change Control
5 1 (5.26%) Converged Infrastructure
5 1 (5.26%) Data Management
5 1 (5.26%) ITSM
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
1 2 (10.53%) VBScript
2 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.26%) Perl
2 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 7 (36.84%) Hyper-V
3 6 (31.58%) XenApp
4 5 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (21.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (15.79%) iptables
6 3 (15.79%) LXC
6 3 (15.79%) XenServer
7 2 (10.53%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (10.53%) VirtualBox
7 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
8 1 (5.26%) KVM
8 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) EdgeSight
2 3 (15.79%) Ansible
2 3 (15.79%) SCCM
3 2 (10.53%) vRealize
3 2 (10.53%) WSUS
4 1 (5.26%) SELinux
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (5.26%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (36.84%) Citrix
3 6 (31.58%) HP
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco
5 4 (21.05%) AppSense
5 4 (21.05%) NetApp
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle
6 3 (15.79%) Dell
6 3 (15.79%) Draytek
6 3 (15.79%) SonicWALL
7 2 (10.53%) IBM
7 2 (10.53%) Lotus
8 1 (5.26%) BT
8 1 (5.26%) Intel