Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 71 49
Rank change year-on-year +22 -22 +13
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 74 21 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 4.12% 1.66% 3.23%
As % of the System Software category 23.49% 12.80% 25.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 36
Wiltshire median daily rate £525 £450 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +33.33% +8.00%
10th Percentile £287 £288 £230
90th Percentile £601 £506 £675
South West median daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £47.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £47.00 £34.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +38.24% +54.55% -33.08%

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 315 164 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 17.53% 13.00% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 96 110
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% +6.06%
10th Percentile £262 £242 £141
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
South West median daily rate £411 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +17.50% +6.06% +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 6 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £41.53 £15.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +172.33% - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +100.00% +25.00% -28.21%

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 13 December 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 13 December 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 +22 40 £515 - 5
Swindon -10 10 £365 -26.08% 7
Salisbury - 10 £513 - 2
VMware Infrastructure
South West

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 74 (100.00%) VMware
2 60 (81.08%) Security Cleared
3 51 (68.92%) Windows
4 46 (62.16%) Windows Server
5 43 (58.11%) Cisco
6 38 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (50.00%) vCenter Server
8 36 (48.65%) SC Cleared
9 33 (44.59%) PowerShell
10 31 (41.89%) Atlassian
11 29 (39.19%) Windows Server 2012
11 29 (39.19%) Active Directory
11 29 (39.19%) Cisco Certification
12 27 (36.49%) Microsoft
12 27 (36.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 25 (33.78%) Data Centre
14 22 (29.73%) Confluence
14 22 (29.73%) JIRA
14 22 (29.73%) DV Cleared
15 21 (28.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 21 (28.38%) Firewall
16 20 (27.03%) VMware ESXi
17 19 (25.68%) Microsoft Certification
17 19 (25.68%) MCSE
17 19 (25.68%) Windows 10
17 19 (25.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 17 (22.97%) MCSA
18 17 (22.97%) CCNA
19 15 (20.27%) OCA
19 15 (20.27%) Oracle Certification

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 22 (29.73%) Confluence
2 7 (9.46%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.05%) Apache
4 3 (4.05%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.70%) IIS
5 2 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.35%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.35%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.35%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.70%) PaaS
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (28.38%) Firewall
2 9 (12.16%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (12.16%) SAN
3 7 (9.46%) BGP
3 7 (9.46%) VSAN
4 6 (8.11%) DHCP
4 6 (8.11%) DNS
5 5 (6.76%) DMVPN
5 5 (6.76%) LAN
5 5 (6.76%) Multicast
5 5 (6.76%) OSPF
6 4 (5.41%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (5.41%) Software-Defined Networking
6 4 (5.41%) VXLAN
6 4 (5.41%) WAN
7 3 (4.05%) Internet
7 3 (4.05%) Skype
8 2 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (2.70%) NX-OS
8 2 (2.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.35%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (29.73%) JIRA
2 21 (28.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (4.05%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.05%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.35%) DbUnit
5 1 (1.35%) jMock
5 1 (1.35%) JUnit
5 1 (1.35%) Maven
5 1 (1.35%) Mockito
5 1 (1.35%) SonarQube
General
1 6 (8.11%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Electronics
2 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.70%) Marketing
2 2 (2.70%) Military
2 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (22.97%) Architect
1 17 (22.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (17.57%) PowerShell Engineer
3 12 (16.22%) Automation Engineer
4 9 (12.16%) Integration Engineer
4 9 (12.16%) Network Architect
4 9 (12.16%) Network Design Architect
5 5 (6.76%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.41%) Deployment Engineer
6 4 (5.41%) Network Technical Architect
6 4 (5.41%) Technical Architect
6 4 (5.41%) Technical Design Architect
7 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Senior Architect
7 3 (4.05%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.70%) Data Engineer
8 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared Deployment Engineer
8 2 (2.70%) Windows Administrator
8 2 (2.70%) Windows Server Engineer
8 2 (2.70%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.51%) REST
2 3 (4.05%) Spine.js
3 1 (1.35%) .NET
3 1 (1.35%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.35%) Apache Camel
3 1 (1.35%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.35%) J2EE
3 1 (1.35%) LAMP
3 1 (1.35%) LDAP
3 1 (1.35%) PowerMock
3 1 (1.35%) RESTful
3 1 (1.35%) SOAP
3 1 (1.35%) WCF
3 1 (1.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (33.78%) Data Centre
2 10 (13.51%) PKI
3 6 (8.11%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (4.05%) EMC VNX
4 3 (4.05%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.05%) RIA
4 3 (4.05%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.70%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.70%) NHS
5 2 (2.70%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.70%) Replication
5 2 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.70%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.35%) CESG
6 1 (1.35%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.35%) Derivative
6 1 (1.35%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (1.35%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 51 (68.92%) Windows
2 46 (62.16%) Windows Server
3 29 (39.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (25.68%) Windows 10
5 8 (10.81%) Windows 7
6 7 (9.46%) Linux
7 4 (5.41%) Unix
8 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.70%) CentOS
9 2 (2.70%) Solaris
10 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (25.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 15 (20.27%) NsoIT
4 13 (17.57%) Computer Science
4 13 (17.57%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (17.57%) Reverse Engineering
5 11 (14.86%) Infrastructure Management
6 10 (13.51%) Load Balancing
6 10 (13.51%) Network Virtualisation
7 9 (12.16%) Configuration Management
7 9 (12.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (10.81%) Deployment Automation
8 8 (10.81%) Software Engineering
9 6 (8.11%) Data Protection
9 6 (8.11%) Network Architecture
9 6 (8.11%) Network Design
9 6 (8.11%) Security Monitoring
9 6 (8.11%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (6.76%) Asset Management
10 5 (6.76%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (44.59%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.41%) Python
3 3 (4.05%) C
4 2 (2.70%) Perl
4 2 (2.70%) VBScript
5 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.35%) C#
5 1 (1.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 60 (81.08%) Security Cleared
2 36 (48.65%) SC Cleared
3 29 (39.19%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (36.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 22 (29.73%) DV Cleared
6 19 (25.68%) MCSE
6 19 (25.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (22.97%) CCNA
7 17 (22.97%) MCSA
8 15 (20.27%) OCA
8 15 (20.27%) Oracle Certification
9 12 (16.22%) CCNP
10 9 (12.16%) CCIE
11 3 (4.05%) TOGAF Certification
12 2 (2.70%) Chartered Engineer
13 1 (1.35%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) JSP 440
1 1 (1.35%) RMADS
System Software
1 29 (39.19%) Active Directory
2 20 (27.03%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (13.51%) VMware NSX
3 10 (13.51%) vSphere
4 6 (8.11%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.11%) Virtual Desktop
4 6 (8.11%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (6.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 37 (50.00%) vCenter Server
2 13 (17.57%) PowerCLI
3 9 (12.16%) SCCM
4 8 (10.81%) SCOM
5 7 (9.46%) McAfee ePO
6 6 (8.11%) vRealize
6 6 (8.11%) WSUS
7 4 (5.41%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (2.70%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (2.70%) NetBackup
8 2 (2.70%) Opsview
9 1 (1.35%) Ansible
9 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (1.35%) Puppet
9 1 (1.35%) Terraform
9 1 (1.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 74 (100.00%) VMware
2 43 (58.11%) Cisco
3 31 (41.89%) Atlassian
4 27 (36.49%) Microsoft
5 15 (20.27%) Oracle
6 11 (14.86%) McAfee
7 9 (12.16%) Juniper
8 5 (6.76%) CA
8 5 (6.76%) SolarWinds
8 5 (6.76%) Splunk
8 5 (6.76%) Veeam
9 4 (5.41%) HP
10 3 (4.05%) Dell
11 2 (2.70%) Citrix
11 2 (2.70%) Dell Compellent
11 2 (2.70%) NetApp
11 2 (2.70%) Nimble Storage
11 2 (2.70%) Remedy
11 2 (2.70%) SAP
11 2 (2.70%) Symantec