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 26 June 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 West / Wiltshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 33 43
Rank change year-on-year -14 +10  
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 14 35 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.10% 5.36% 1.72%
As % of the System Software category 18.42% 32.71% 13.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 11
Median daily rate £593 £550 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.72% +41.02%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £318 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £610 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £335
% change year-on-year - +11.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -50.00% -6.66%  

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 76 107 79
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 11.39% 16.39% 12.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 66 32
Median daily rate £339 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.72% +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £224 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £630 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 19
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +48.62%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £21.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.60% +24.28%  

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 26 June 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 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 3 months to 26 June 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
Corsham -6 8 £625 +25.00%
Swindon -4 3 £300 -11.11%
VMware Infrastructure
South West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (52.00%) Migration
2 13 (52.00%) Windows
3 12 (48.00%) ITIL
3 12 (48.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
4 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (40.00%) Data Centre
6 9 (36.00%) DevOps
6 9 (36.00%) Windows Server
6 9 (36.00%) Confluence
6 9 (36.00%) JIRA
7 8 (32.00%) PRINCE2
7 8 (32.00%) Oracle
7 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
7 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (28.00%) Bitbucket
8 7 (28.00%) Puppet
8 7 (28.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 7 (28.00%) Ansible
8 7 (28.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (28.00%) PMI
8 7 (28.00%) PMP
8 7 (28.00%) PMI Certification
8 7 (28.00%) Project Management
8 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (28.00%) CITP
8 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
8 7 (28.00%) Degree

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 9 (36.00%) Confluence
2 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.00%) OpenStack
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (4.00%) Apache
4 1 (4.00%) GeoServer
4 1 (4.00%) GlassFish
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Pegasus Opera
2 2 (8.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) LAN
1 4 (16.00%) WAN
1 4 (16.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (12.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.00%) DNS
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.00%) DHCP
4 1 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (4.00%) Internet
4 1 (4.00%) LDAP
4 1 (4.00%) SAN
4 1 (4.00%) Skype
4 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (4.00%) VoIP
4 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.00%) MySQL
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) JIRA
2 7 (28.00%) Bitbucket
3 2 (8.00%) Hudson
3 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.00%) Maven
4 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (8.00%) Electronics
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (8.00%) Marketing
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Head of Delivery
1 6 (24.00%) Head of Design
2 4 (16.00%) ERP Support
2 4 (16.00%) IT Support
2 4 (16.00%) SAP Support
2 4 (16.00%) Systems Support
3 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Applications Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (4.00%) Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (4.00%) Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Programme Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Web Services
2 2 (8.00%) REST
2 2 (8.00%) WSDL
2 2 (8.00%) XML
2 2 (8.00%) XSD
3 1 (4.00%) Ajax
3 1 (4.00%) CSS
3 1 (4.00%) HTML
3 1 (4.00%) jQuery
3 1 (4.00%) LAMP
3 1 (4.00%) Middleware
3 1 (4.00%) OAuth2
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (4.00%) RESTful
3 1 (4.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (28.00%) PMI
3 2 (8.00%) NHS
3 2 (8.00%) PKI
3 2 (8.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (24.00%) Linux
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (12.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (4.00%) CentOS
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.00%) Unix
7 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Migration
2 12 (48.00%) ITIL
3 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (36.00%) DevOps
5 8 (32.00%) PRINCE2
6 7 (28.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (28.00%) Kanban
6 7 (28.00%) Project Management
6 7 (28.00%) Scrum
6 7 (28.00%) Service Management
7 4 (16.00%) ERP
8 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
9 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
9 2 (8.00%) MODAF
9 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
9 2 (8.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) Perl
2 1 (4.00%) PHP
2 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (28.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) CITP
2 7 (28.00%) Degree
2 7 (28.00%) DV Cleared
2 7 (28.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 7 (28.00%) MBCS
2 7 (28.00%) PMI Certification
2 7 (28.00%) PMP
3 2 (8.00%) CCNP
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (4.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (8.00%) HL7
3 1 (4.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) Firmware
2 2 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (8.00%) vSphere
2 2 (8.00%) Xen
3 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.00%) Shibboleth
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Ansible
1 7 (28.00%) Puppet
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (4.00%) HP SIM
3 1 (4.00%) SCOM
3 1 (4.00%) vRealize
3 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) Oracle
3 7 (28.00%) Atlassian
4 6 (24.00%) SAP
5 4 (16.00%) Pegasus
5 4 (16.00%) QAD
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco
6 3 (12.00%) F5
7 2 (8.00%) Citrix
7 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds
8 1 (4.00%) ArcSight
8 1 (4.00%) CA
8 1 (4.00%) Dell
8 1 (4.00%) Gemalto
8 1 (4.00%) HP
8 1 (4.00%) Juniper
8 1 (4.00%) Rackspace