Period
to 19 November 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 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 73 75
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2 -33
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 31 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.77% 1.83% 0.79%
As % of the System Software category 15.74% 13.10% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 12 3
West Sussex median daily rate £413 £300 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.50% -22.58% +14.81%
10th Percentile £334 £100 £356
90th Percentile £538 £372 £429
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
West Sussex median hourly rate £17.00 £26.25 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.24% -52.27% -
South East median hourly rate £38.63 £25.00 £43.28
% change year-on-year +54.53% -42.24% +35.25%

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 197 145 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 17.57% 14.00% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 91 74
West Sussex median daily rate £413 £365 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.01% +8.15% +1.12%
10th Percentile £163 £110 £137
90th Percentile £544 £600 £468
South East median daily rate £425 £394 £375
% change year-on-year +7.87% +5.07% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 9
West Sussex median hourly rate £16.00 £25.00 £10.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.00% +136.18% -34.86%
10th Percentile £12.10 £15.78 £10.25
90th Percentile £21.60 £45.00 £38.50
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £16.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year -4.48% +11.67% -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 November 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 November 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 +15 21 £413 +77.42% 6
Horsham +2 3 £400 +45.45% 1
Gatwick - 2 £400 -
Worthing -18 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (70.97%) Active Directory
3 20 (64.52%) Windows
4 18 (58.06%) Citrix
4 18 (58.06%) Migration
5 17 (54.84%) Windows Server
6 15 (48.39%) XenApp
7 14 (45.16%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 13 (41.94%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (38.71%) Finance
10 11 (35.48%) Cisco
10 11 (35.48%) vSphere
11 10 (32.26%) vRealize
11 10 (32.26%) XenDesktop
12 9 (29.03%) SC Cleared
12 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
12 9 (29.03%) DNS
13 8 (25.81%) DHCP
13 8 (25.81%) Juniper
13 8 (25.81%) CheckPoint
13 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
15 6 (19.35%) Firewall
15 6 (19.35%) Risk Management
15 6 (19.35%) Blue Coat
15 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
15 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
15 6 (19.35%) Information Assurance
15 6 (19.35%) McAfee
15 6 (19.35%) Palo Alto

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 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
1 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (9.68%) Office 365
4 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) DNS
2 8 (25.81%) DHCP
3 6 (19.35%) Firewall
4 4 (12.90%) Wireless
5 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
5 3 (9.68%) VPN
6 2 (6.45%) ADSL
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (6.45%) Ethernet
6 2 (6.45%) FTP
6 2 (6.45%) IPsec
6 2 (6.45%) LAN
6 2 (6.45%) SMTP
6 2 (6.45%) SNMP
6 2 (6.45%) tcpdump
6 2 (6.45%) VLAN
6 2 (6.45%) VoIP
6 2 (6.45%) VPLS
6 2 (6.45%) WAN
6 2 (6.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.23%) AdminStudio
2 1 (3.23%) InstallShield
2 1 (3.23%) MSI
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Back Office
3 1 (3.23%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Analyst
2 13 (41.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (35.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 11 (35.48%) VMware Engineer
3 11 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (12.90%) Application Security Specialist
4 4 (12.90%) Applications Specialist
4 4 (12.90%) Information Assurance Specialist
4 4 (12.90%) Information Security Specialist
4 4 (12.90%) Information Specialist
4 4 (12.90%) Security Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Information Assurance Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) 802.1X
1 2 (6.45%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.68%) Public Cloud
4 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.23%) FlexPod
5 1 (3.23%) PKI
5 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (64.52%) Windows
2 17 (54.84%) Windows Server
3 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (12.90%) Linux
5 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
6 3 (9.68%) Windows 10
7 2 (6.45%) Check Point GAiA
8 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Migration
2 14 (45.16%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 6 (19.35%) Business Transformation
3 6 (19.35%) Information Assurance
3 6 (19.35%) Risk Management
4 5 (16.13%) ITIL
5 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (12.90%) Deployment Automation
6 3 (9.68%) Software Delivery
7 2 (6.45%) Analytical Thinking
7 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
7 2 (6.45%) Network Virtualisation
7 2 (6.45%) Patch Management
7 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.45%) Project Management
7 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (6.45%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 1 (3.23%) Change Management
8 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
8 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
2 3 (9.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) SC Cleared
1 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) CCNA
2 4 (12.90%) CCNP
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.45%) CCENT
4 2 (6.45%) CCSA
4 2 (6.45%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (6.45%) JNCIA
4 2 (6.45%) MCITP
4 2 (6.45%) VCAP
5 1 (3.23%) MCP
5 1 (3.23%) MCSA
5 1 (3.23%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) PMO
System Software
1 22 (70.97%) Active Directory
2 15 (48.39%) XenApp
3 13 (41.94%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (35.48%) vSphere
5 10 (32.26%) XenDesktop
6 6 (19.35%) VMware NSX
7 2 (6.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (6.45%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (6.45%) VirtualBox
8 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
8 1 (3.23%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (3.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) vRealize
2 6 (19.35%) RSA enVision
3 3 (9.68%) Ansible
3 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (9.68%) SCCM
4 2 (6.45%) Cacti
4 2 (6.45%) NetBackup
4 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (58.06%) Citrix
3 11 (35.48%) Cisco
4 8 (25.81%) CheckPoint
4 8 (25.81%) Juniper
5 6 (19.35%) Blue Coat
5 6 (19.35%) McAfee
5 6 (19.35%) Palo Alto
6 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
7 4 (12.90%) HP
7 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds
8 3 (9.68%) Guidewire
8 3 (9.68%) NetApp
8 3 (9.68%) Symantec
9 2 (6.45%) Aruba
9 2 (6.45%) Fortinet
9 2 (6.45%) Proofpoint
9 2 (6.45%) Qualys
10 1 (3.23%) 3PAR
10 1 (3.23%) Red Hat