Period
to 18 August 2018

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 6 months to 18 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 73 36
Rank change year-on-year +31 -37 +22
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 46 20 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.58% 1.49% 4.10%
As % of the System Software category 22.66% 12.90% 26.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 31
Wiltshire median daily rate £420 £425 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.18% -3.41% +15.03%
10th Percentile £262 £239 £295
90th Percentile £538 £673 £650
South West median daily rate £385 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% -6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £47.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £33.25 £22.00
% change year-on-year +27.82% +51.14% +8.99%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 203 155 193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 15.81% 11.54% 15.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 99 121
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50% +12.68%
10th Percentile £262 £189 £135
90th Percentile £650 £600 £563
South West median daily rate £390 £363 £351
% change year-on-year +7.59% +3.42% +12.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 3 5
Wiltshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% -31.58% -2.56%
10th Percentile £12.80 £13.00 £14.70
90th Percentile £47.00 £13.60 £34.45
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +20.69% -9.38% -17.95%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

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 6 months to 18 August 2018.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 18 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
Corsham +17 14 £475 -24.00% 1
Salisbury - 14 £430 - 3
Swindon -9 5 £294 -2.08% 8
Chippenham +2 1 £275 +37.50%
VMware Infrastructure
South West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 46 (100.00%) VMware
2 36 (78.26%) Security Cleared
3 30 (65.22%) Windows
4 28 (60.87%) Cisco
5 26 (56.52%) Windows Server
6 23 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 22 (47.83%) Microsoft
8 16 (34.78%) SC Cleared
8 16 (34.78%) vCenter Server
8 16 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (32.61%) DV Cleared
9 15 (32.61%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (28.26%) PowerShell
11 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (23.91%) WAN
11 11 (23.91%) LAN
11 11 (23.91%) Windows 10
11 11 (23.91%) VMware ESXi
12 10 (21.74%) Service Management
12 10 (21.74%) SCCM
12 10 (21.74%) Incident Management
13 9 (19.57%) Atlassian
13 9 (19.57%) SCOM
13 9 (19.57%) Firewall
13 9 (19.57%) CCNP
13 9 (19.57%) BGP
13 9 (19.57%) Windows 7
13 9 (19.57%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (19.57%) Root Cause Analysis
14 8 (17.39%) Capacity Management

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring 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 4 (8.70%) Confluence
1 4 (8.70%) IIS
1 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.35%) Apache
3 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) LAN
1 11 (23.91%) WAN
2 9 (19.57%) BGP
2 9 (19.57%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (19.57%) Firewall
3 8 (17.39%) EIGRP
3 8 (17.39%) VoIP
3 8 (17.39%) Wireshark
4 7 (15.22%) NX-OS
5 5 (10.87%) Software-Defined Networking
6 4 (8.70%) SAN
7 2 (4.35%) DHCP
7 2 (4.35%) DNS
7 2 (4.35%) Internet
8 1 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.17%) Network Security
8 1 (2.17%) OSPF
8 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.17%) VLAN
8 1 (2.17%) VPN
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (8.70%) JIRA
General
1 2 (4.35%) Electronics
1 2 (4.35%) Finance
1 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
1 2 (4.35%) Marketing
1 2 (4.35%) Military
1 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) Architect
1 8 (17.39%) Network Engineer
1 8 (17.39%) Senior Network Engineer
2 6 (13.04%) PowerShell Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Automation Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Integration Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Server Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Architect
6 2 (4.35%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) VMware Support Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) REST
2 1 (2.17%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
1 5 (10.87%) PKI
2 3 (6.52%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (6.52%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (4.35%) EMC VNX
3 2 (4.35%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) NHS
3 2 (4.35%) RIA
3 2 (4.35%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.17%) CESG
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (65.22%) Windows
2 26 (56.52%) Windows Server
3 16 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (23.91%) Windows 10
5 9 (19.57%) Windows 7
6 6 (13.04%) Linux
6 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.35%) Solaris
7 2 (4.35%) Unix
8 1 (2.17%) CentOS
8 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.74%) Incident Management
2 10 (21.74%) Service Management
3 9 (19.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (17.39%) Capacity Management
4 8 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 8 (17.39%) Infrastructure Management
4 8 (17.39%) Security Patching
5 7 (15.22%) NsoIT
6 6 (13.04%) Load Balancing
7 5 (10.87%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (10.87%) Protective Monitoring
7 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery
8 4 (8.70%) ITIL
8 4 (8.70%) Network Architecture
8 4 (8.70%) Reverse Engineering
8 4 (8.70%) Security Architecture
8 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.52%) Data Protection
9 3 (6.52%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) PowerShell
2 8 (17.39%) Python
3 2 (4.35%) VBScript
4 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (78.26%) Security Cleared
2 16 (34.78%) SC Cleared
3 15 (32.61%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (32.61%) DV Cleared
4 9 (19.57%) CCNP
5 7 (15.22%) MCSE
5 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (15.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (13.04%) CCNA
6 6 (13.04%) MCSA
6 6 (13.04%) OCA
6 6 (13.04%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (4.35%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (2.17%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) RMADS
2 1 (2.17%) JSP 440
System Software
1 23 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (23.91%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (17.39%) VMware NSX
4 5 (10.87%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.52%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (6.52%) vSphere
6 2 (4.35%) XenApp
7 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (34.78%) vCenter Server
2 10 (21.74%) SCCM
3 9 (19.57%) SCOM
4 8 (17.39%) Cisco Prime
4 8 (17.39%) Opsview
5 7 (15.22%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (10.87%) WSUS
7 4 (8.70%) PowerCLI
8 3 (6.52%) vRealize
9 2 (4.35%) NetBackup
10 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (60.87%) Cisco
3 22 (47.83%) Microsoft
4 9 (19.57%) Atlassian
5 8 (17.39%) McAfee
6 6 (13.04%) Juniper
6 6 (13.04%) Oracle
6 6 (13.04%) Veeam
7 5 (10.87%) Citrix
7 5 (10.87%) Splunk
8 3 (6.52%) Scality
9 2 (4.35%) Dell
9 2 (4.35%) Dell Compellent
9 2 (4.35%) HP
9 2 (4.35%) NetApp
9 2 (4.35%) Nimble Storage
9 2 (4.35%) SAP
9 2 (4.35%) Symantec
10 1 (2.17%) EMC
10 1 (2.17%) Pegasus