The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 49 30 43
Rank change year-on-year -19 +13  
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 10 34 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.57% 5.15% 2.90%
As % of the System Software category 14.93% 35.05% 23.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 23 18
Median daily rate £235 £388 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.35% +4.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £334 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -3.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £43.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -46.51% +43.33%  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 67 97 88
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 10.52% 14.70% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 53 33
Median daily rate £325 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +1.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 9
Median hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.42% +18.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £19.50 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Wiltshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Wiltshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Wiltshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -5 3 £263 -30.00% 2
Corsham -12 1 - - 2
VMware Infrastructure
South West

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 41 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (63.41%) Windows
2 26 (63.41%) Security Cleared
3 25 (60.98%) SC Cleared
4 20 (48.78%) Active Directory
5 17 (41.46%) ITIL
6 16 (39.02%) HP
7 13 (31.71%) Migration
8 12 (29.27%) Change Management
8 12 (29.27%) Military
8 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (29.27%) Puppet
8 12 (29.27%) Ansible
8 12 (29.27%) DevOps
8 12 (29.27%) Windows Server
9 11 (26.83%) Data Centre
10 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (24.39%) Problem Management
10 10 (24.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 10 (24.39%) Cisco
10 10 (24.39%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (21.95%) Linux
11 9 (21.95%) Replication
11 9 (21.95%) PowerShell
12 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (19.51%) Service Management
12 8 (19.51%) Oracle
12 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
12 8 (19.51%) VoIP
13 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.76%) Confluence
2 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.88%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.44%) Apache
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.44%) GeoServer
4 1 (2.44%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Office
2 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Pegasus Opera
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (12.20%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) VoIP
2 6 (14.63%) SAN
3 5 (12.20%) Firewall
4 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
4 4 (9.76%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (7.32%) LAN
5 3 (7.32%) WAN
6 2 (4.88%) NAS
7 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.44%) DNS
7 1 (2.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (2.44%) Internet
7 1 (2.44%) LDAP
7 1 (2.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (9.76%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.32%) MySQL
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) JIRA
2 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (29.27%) Military
2 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (17.07%) Head of Delivery
1 7 (17.07%) Problem Manager
2 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) ERP Support
3 4 (9.76%) IT Support
3 4 (9.76%) SAP Support
3 4 (9.76%) Systems Support
4 3 (7.32%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Coordinator
4 3 (7.32%) Head of Digital
4 3 (7.32%) PowerShell Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Service Manager
4 3 (7.32%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) ITIL Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) Ajax
2 1 (2.44%) CSS
2 1 (2.44%) HTML
2 1 (2.44%) jQuery
2 1 (2.44%) LAMP
2 1 (2.44%) Middleware
2 1 (2.44%) OAuth2
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.44%) RESTful
2 1 (2.44%) SAML
2 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Data Centre
2 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (21.95%) Replication
4 2 (4.88%) CESG
4 2 (4.88%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.88%) Thin Client
4 2 (4.88%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 26 (63.41%) Windows
2 12 (29.27%) Windows Server
3 9 (21.95%) Linux
4 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (17.07%) Windows 7
5 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.32%) Unix
7 2 (4.88%) Debian
7 2 (4.88%) Solaris
7 2 (4.88%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.44%) Android
8 1 (2.44%) CentOS
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) ITIL
2 13 (31.71%) Migration
3 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (29.27%) Change Management
3 12 (29.27%) DevOps
4 10 (24.39%) Problem Management
5 8 (19.51%) Service Management
6 6 (14.63%) Business Continuity
6 6 (14.63%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (14.63%) DSDM
6 6 (14.63%) Project Management
6 6 (14.63%) RUP
6 6 (14.63%) Scrum
6 6 (14.63%) Service Design
7 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
7 5 (12.20%) Server Virtualisation
8 4 (9.76%) ERP
9 3 (7.32%) Load Balancing
9 3 (7.32%) Open Source
10 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) PowerShell
2 5 (12.20%) Python
2 5 (12.20%) SQL
3 3 (7.32%) C
4 2 (4.88%) C#
4 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.88%) VB
5 1 (2.44%) Java
5 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.44%) Perl
5 1 (2.44%) PHP
5 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (63.41%) Security Cleared
2 25 (60.98%) SC Cleared
3 10 (24.39%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (14.63%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (9.76%) CCNA
5 4 (9.76%) CCNP
6 2 (4.88%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (4.88%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.88%) MCSE
6 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (2.44%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (4.88%) JSP 440
System Software
1 20 (48.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (14.63%) Hyper-V
3 5 (12.20%) Docker
3 5 (12.20%) vSphere
4 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.44%) Shibboleth
5 1 (2.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (29.27%) Ansible
1 12 (29.27%) Puppet
2 10 (24.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (12.20%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (12.20%) Packer
3 5 (12.20%) Terraform
4 3 (7.32%) PowerCLI
5 2 (4.88%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.44%) vRealize
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (39.02%) HP
3 10 (24.39%) Cisco
4 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
4 8 (19.51%) Oracle
5 4 (9.76%) Pegasus
5 4 (9.76%) QAD
5 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
5 4 (9.76%) SAP
6 3 (7.32%) F5
7 2 (4.88%) 3PAR
7 2 (4.88%) Sophos
7 2 (4.88%) Sun
7 2 (4.88%) Veeam
8 1 (2.44%) Apple
8 1 (2.44%) Citrix
8 1 (2.44%) Dell
8 1 (2.44%) Forcepoint
8 1 (2.44%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.44%) Juniper