Period
to 23 March 2019

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 23 March 2019 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
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 42 54 52
Rank change year-on-year +12 -2 -16
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 98 31 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 5.06% 2.85% 3.03%
As % of the System Software category 25.13% 17.82% 25.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 19 35
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £420 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.10% +31.25% -8.57%
10th Percentile £369 £273 £204
90th Percentile £589 £501 £675
South West median daily rate £425 £363 £320
% change year-on-year +17.24% +13.28% -14.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £47.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £46.00 £44.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year +3.37% +93.48% -39.87%

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 390 174 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 20.12% 16.02% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 104 102
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +28.57% -
10th Percentile £220 £259 £204
90th Percentile £625 £696 £574
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £330
% change year-on-year +6.25% +21.21% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 4 2
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +157.14% +12.90% -16.22%
10th Percentile £17.23 £14.35 £13.55
90th Percentile £50.00 £35.88 £18.25
South West median hourly rate £19.65 £18.63 £15.25
% change year-on-year +5.48% +22.13% -17.57%

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 23 March 2019.

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 23 March 2019.

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 23 March 2019. 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 +13 66 £469 -1.32% 5
Swindon -24 9 £400 -20.00% 6
Salisbury -25 5 £525 +25.00%
Chippenham -2 1 £140 -66.06% 1
VMware Infrastructure
South West

For the 6 months to 23 March 2019, 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 98 (100.00%) VMware
2 82 (83.67%) Security Cleared
3 69 (70.41%) SC Cleared
4 68 (69.39%) Windows
5 62 (63.27%) Cisco
6 57 (58.16%) vCenter Server
7 55 (56.12%) Windows Server
8 50 (51.02%) Cisco Certification
9 49 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
10 46 (46.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 40 (40.82%) PowerShell
12 39 (39.80%) Microsoft
13 34 (34.69%) Windows Server 2012
14 33 (33.67%) Data Centre
15 32 (32.65%) NsoIT
16 29 (29.59%) Confluence
16 29 (29.59%) Atlassian
16 29 (29.59%) CCNA
16 29 (29.59%) Active Directory
17 28 (28.57%) Firewall
18 27 (27.55%) VMware ESXi
19 26 (26.53%) Problem-Solving
19 26 (26.53%) Windows 10
20 24 (24.49%) Network Virtualisation
20 24 (24.49%) CCNP
21 23 (23.47%) Microsoft Certification
21 23 (23.47%) MCSE
21 23 (23.47%) DV Cleared
22 22 (22.45%) JIRA
22 22 (22.45%) MCSA

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 29 (29.59%) Confluence
2 8 (8.16%) MS Exchange
3 6 (6.12%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.06%) Apache
4 3 (3.06%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.04%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.02%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.02%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.06%) Office 365
3 3 (3.06%) PaaS
4 2 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (28.57%) Firewall
2 18 (18.37%) BGP
2 18 (18.37%) OSPF
3 17 (17.35%) Cisco Nexus
4 16 (16.33%) Cisco IOS
4 16 (16.33%) DMVPN
4 16 (16.33%) Multicast
4 16 (16.33%) VXLAN
5 14 (14.29%) DNS
6 10 (10.20%) VSAN
7 9 (9.18%) SAN
8 8 (8.16%) HTTP
8 8 (8.16%) SSH
9 7 (7.14%) FTP
9 7 (7.14%) SMTP
10 6 (6.12%) Skype
10 6 (6.12%) Software-Defined Networking
11 5 (5.10%) DHCP
12 4 (4.08%) LAN
13 3 (3.06%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.02%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (22.45%) JIRA
2 18 (18.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 17 (17.35%) Bitbucket
3 17 (17.35%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.08%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.06%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (2.04%) DbUnit
6 2 (2.04%) jMock
6 2 (2.04%) JUnit
6 2 (2.04%) Maven
6 2 (2.04%) Mockito
6 2 (2.04%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (3.06%) Finance
2 2 (2.04%) Military
3 1 (1.02%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (16.33%) Automation Engineer
1 16 (16.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 13 (13.27%) Architect
4 12 (12.24%) PowerShell Engineer
4 12 (12.24%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 10 (10.20%) VMware Engineer
6 8 (8.16%) Consultant
7 7 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Cisco Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Senior Network Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Senior VMware Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Wintel Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) Network Architect
9 5 (5.10%) Network Design Architect
9 5 (5.10%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.31%) Spine.js
2 10 (10.20%) REST
3 2 (2.04%) Apache Camel
3 2 (2.04%) Django
3 2 (2.04%) J2EE
3 2 (2.04%) PowerMock
3 2 (2.04%) RESTful
3 2 (2.04%) SOAP
3 2 (2.04%) Web Services
4 1 (1.02%) .NET
4 1 (1.02%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.02%) Flash
4 1 (1.02%) LAMP
4 1 (1.02%) Spring
4 1 (1.02%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (33.67%) Data Centre
2 14 (14.29%) PKI
3 5 (5.10%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (4.08%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.06%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.04%) Replication
7 1 (1.02%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.02%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.02%) Clustering
7 1 (1.02%) Derivative
7 1 (1.02%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (1.02%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.02%) RIA
7 1 (1.02%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 68 (69.39%) Windows
2 55 (56.12%) Windows Server
3 34 (34.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (26.53%) Windows 10
5 11 (11.22%) Linux
6 9 (9.18%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.04%) Unix
9 1 (1.02%) CentOS
9 1 (1.02%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.02%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (32.65%) NsoIT
3 26 (26.53%) Problem-Solving
4 24 (24.49%) Network Virtualisation
5 20 (20.41%) Computer Science
6 19 (19.39%) Deployment Automation
6 19 (19.39%) Reverse Engineering
7 17 (17.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 17 (17.35%) Network Architecture
7 17 (17.35%) Software Engineering
8 15 (15.31%) DevOps
9 14 (14.29%) Configuration Management
10 11 (11.22%) Project Management
11 9 (9.18%) OO
12 7 (7.14%) ITIL
12 7 (7.14%) OOP
12 7 (7.14%) Security Monitoring
13 6 (6.12%) Load Balancing
13 6 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (5.10%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 40 (40.82%) PowerShell
2 11 (11.22%) Python
3 9 (9.18%) Java
4 7 (7.14%) C#
5 6 (6.12%) SQL
6 2 (2.04%) Perl
7 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.02%) C
7 1 (1.02%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 82 (83.67%) Security Cleared
2 69 (70.41%) SC Cleared
3 50 (51.02%) Cisco Certification
4 46 (46.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 29 (29.59%) CCNA
6 24 (24.49%) CCNP
7 23 (23.47%) DV Cleared
7 23 (23.47%) MCSE
7 23 (23.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 22 (22.45%) MCSA
9 11 (11.22%) OCA
9 11 (11.22%) Oracle Certification
10 6 (6.12%) Chartered Engineer
11 5 (5.10%) CCIE
12 4 (4.08%) TOGAF Certification
13 2 (2.04%) CCENT
14 1 (1.02%) CCDP
14 1 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (1.02%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) RMADS
System Software
1 29 (29.59%) Active Directory
2 27 (27.55%) VMware ESXi
3 20 (20.41%) VMware NSX
4 14 (14.29%) vSphere
5 7 (7.14%) Firmware
6 6 (6.12%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (5.10%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (4.08%) Hyper-V
9 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (3.06%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (1.02%) XenApp
10 1 (1.02%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 57 (58.16%) vCenter Server
2 19 (19.39%) PowerCLI
3 14 (14.29%) SCCM
4 9 (9.18%) SCOM
5 6 (6.12%) vRealize
6 3 (3.06%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (2.04%) systemd
8 1 (1.02%) Ansible
8 1 (1.02%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (1.02%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.02%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 1 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.02%) Puppet
8 1 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (1.02%) Terraform
8 1 (1.02%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 1 (1.02%) WSUS
8 1 (1.02%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 98 (100.00%) VMware
2 62 (63.27%) Cisco
3 39 (39.80%) Microsoft
4 29 (29.59%) Atlassian
5 19 (19.39%) Oracle
6 12 (12.24%) SolarWinds
7 5 (5.10%) CA
7 5 (5.10%) Juniper
7 5 (5.10%) McAfee
8 4 (4.08%) Citrix
9 3 (3.06%) Veeam
10 2 (2.04%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.04%) HP
11 1 (1.02%) Apple
11 1 (1.02%) Dell
11 1 (1.02%) EMC
11 1 (1.02%) IBM
11 1 (1.02%) NetIQ
11 1 (1.02%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.02%) Remedy