Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 74 60
Rank change year-on-year +2 -14 -12
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 21 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.92% 0.87% 1.86%
As % of the System Software category 16.03% 10.71% 21.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 20
West Sussex median daily rate £300 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.41% +25.93% -19.64%
10th Percentile £100 £389 £200
90th Percentile £419 £478 £488
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year - +9.59% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
West Sussex median hourly rate £26.25 - £13.00
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £43.28 £43.00
% change year-on-year -42.24% +0.65% +91.11%

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 131 84 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 11.99% 8.12% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 48 55
West Sussex median daily rate £394 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +12.90% -17.33%
10th Percentile £110 £130 £143
90th Percentile £613 £550 £445
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 8
West Sussex median hourly rate £17.50 £13.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -16.67% +10.00%
10th Percentile £15.00 £10.26 £11.80
90th Percentile £45.00 £16.38 £29.73
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +6.25%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 0 10 £100 -75.00% 2
Worthing - 10 £300 -
VMware Infrastructure
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 10 (47.62%) VPN
3 10 (47.62%) DNS
3 10 (47.62%) Windows
4 9 (42.86%) Finance
4 9 (42.86%) VLAN
5 8 (38.10%) Patch Management
5 8 (38.10%) Remote Desktop
5 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
5 8 (38.10%) Firewall
5 8 (38.10%) Citrix
6 7 (33.33%) ITIL
6 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
7 6 (28.57%) XenApp
7 6 (28.57%) DHCP
7 6 (28.57%) Publishing
7 6 (28.57%) Migration
8 5 (23.81%) Cisco
8 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
8 5 (23.81%) LAN
8 5 (23.81%) VoIP
8 5 (23.81%) SCCM
8 5 (23.81%) Office 365
9 4 (19.05%) HSRP
9 4 (19.05%) Aruba
9 4 (19.05%) tcpdump
9 4 (19.05%) VirtualBox

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 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) IBM Notes
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Office 365
2 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.76%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) DNS
1 10 (47.62%) VPN
2 9 (42.86%) VLAN
3 8 (38.10%) Firewall
3 8 (38.10%) Remote Desktop
4 6 (28.57%) DHCP
5 5 (23.81%) LAN
5 5 (23.81%) VoIP
6 4 (19.05%) 802.11
6 4 (19.05%) ADSL
6 4 (19.05%) Ethernet
6 4 (19.05%) FTP
6 4 (19.05%) IPsec
6 4 (19.05%) OSPF
6 4 (19.05%) SAN
6 4 (19.05%) SMTP
6 4 (19.05%) SNMP
6 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
6 4 (19.05%) WAN
6 4 (19.05%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MySQL
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Publishing
3 2 (9.52%) Back Office
3 2 (9.52%) Online Betting
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Citrix Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
3 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (19.05%) Check Point GAiA
4 4 (19.05%) Linux
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.76%) VMS
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Patch Management
2 7 (33.33%) ITIL
3 6 (28.57%) Migration
4 4 (19.05%) Application Virtualisation
4 4 (19.05%) Change Control
4 4 (19.05%) Network Load Balancing
4 4 (19.05%) Network Virtualisation
4 4 (19.05%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (9.52%) Change Management
5 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.52%) Proactive Management
5 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) CCENT
1 4 (19.05%) CCNA
1 4 (19.05%) CCNP
1 4 (19.05%) CCSA
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (19.05%) JNCIA
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 6 (28.57%) XenApp
3 4 (19.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (19.05%) VirtualBox
4 2 (9.52%) iptables
4 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (9.52%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) SCCM
2 4 (19.05%) Cacti
2 4 (19.05%) EdgeSight
3 3 (14.29%) vRealize
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (38.10%) Citrix
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco
4 4 (19.05%) Aruba
4 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
4 4 (19.05%) Ivanti
4 4 (19.05%) Juniper
4 4 (19.05%) Qualys
4 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds
5 3 (14.29%) HP
5 3 (14.29%) NetApp
6 2 (9.52%) IBM
6 2 (9.52%) Lotus
6 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle
7 1 (4.76%) BT
7 1 (4.76%) Intel