Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 70 42
Rank change year-on-year +21 -28 +22
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 62 14 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.96% 1.11% 4.15%
As % of the System Software category 24.60% 9.09% 28.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 35
Wiltshire median daily rate £500 £313 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -28.57% +12.18%
10th Percentile £268 £258 £273
90th Percentile £580 £557 £630
South West median daily rate £400 £350 £365
% change year-on-year +14.29% -4.11% +10.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £47.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £47.00 £33.25 £22.00
% change year-on-year +41.35% +51.14% +9.49%

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 252 154 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 16.11% 12.25% 14.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 96 115
Wiltshire median daily rate £500 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £304 £180 £135
90th Percentile £625 £564 £595
South West median daily rate £400 £354 £350
% change year-on-year +13.07% +1.07% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 3 1
Wiltshire median hourly rate £33.50 £13.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +157.69% -70.11% +111.24%
10th Percentile £14.43 £13.00 £42.75
90th Percentile £47.00 £18.60 £44.25
South West median hourly rate £18.69 £17.50 £15.18
% change year-on-year +6.80% +15.30% -22.17%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 17 October 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 29 £429 - 3
Salisbury - 13 £510 - 3
Swindon -9 7 - - 8
VMware Infrastructure
South West

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 62 (100.00%) VMware
2 52 (83.87%) Security Cleared
3 40 (64.52%) Cisco
4 36 (58.06%) Windows
5 32 (51.61%) vCenter Server
6 31 (50.00%) Windows Server
7 28 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (43.55%) Cisco Certification
8 27 (43.55%) SC Cleared
9 24 (38.71%) PowerShell
9 24 (38.71%) Atlassian
9 24 (38.71%) Active Directory
9 24 (38.71%) Microsoft
10 22 (35.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 19 (30.65%) Data Centre
12 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
12 18 (29.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 18 (29.03%) DV Cleared
12 18 (29.03%) Confluence
12 18 (29.03%) JIRA
12 18 (29.03%) Firewall
13 15 (24.19%) CCNP
14 14 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (22.58%) MCSE
14 14 (22.58%) Windows 10
15 13 (20.97%) Infrastructure Management
15 13 (20.97%) VMware ESXi
15 13 (20.97%) NsoIT
15 13 (20.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 12 (19.35%) 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 18 (29.03%) Confluence
2 6 (9.68%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.23%) Apache
4 2 (3.23%) IIS
4 2 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (3.23%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.61%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.61%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.23%) PaaS
4 1 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 18 (29.03%) Firewall
2 11 (17.74%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (16.13%) BGP
4 7 (11.29%) LAN
4 7 (11.29%) SAN
4 7 (11.29%) WAN
5 6 (9.68%) Software-Defined Networking
5 6 (9.68%) VSAN
6 5 (8.06%) DHCP
6 5 (8.06%) DMVPN
6 5 (8.06%) DNS
6 5 (8.06%) EIGRP
6 5 (8.06%) Multicast
6 5 (8.06%) OSPF
6 5 (8.06%) Wireshark
7 4 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (6.45%) NX-OS
7 4 (6.45%) VoIP
7 4 (6.45%) VXLAN
8 2 (3.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (29.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 18 (29.03%) JIRA
2 3 (4.84%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.61%) DbUnit
3 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.61%) jMock
3 1 (1.61%) JUnit
3 1 (1.61%) Maven
3 1 (1.61%) Mockito
3 1 (1.61%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (4.84%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Electronics
2 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.23%) Marketing
2 2 (3.23%) Military
2 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (29.03%) Architect
2 11 (17.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (14.52%) Automation Engineer
3 9 (14.52%) Network Architect
3 9 (14.52%) Network Design Architect
3 9 (14.52%) PowerShell Engineer
4 7 (11.29%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Network Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.45%) Network Technical Architect
6 4 (6.45%) Technical Architect
6 4 (6.45%) Technical Design Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Senior Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.23%) Deployment Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Windows Administrator
8 2 (3.23%) Windows Server Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.23%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.90%) REST
2 3 (4.84%) Spine.js
3 1 (1.61%) .NET
3 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.61%) Apache Camel
3 1 (1.61%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.61%) J2EE
3 1 (1.61%) LDAP
3 1 (1.61%) PowerMock
3 1 (1.61%) RESTful
3 1 (1.61%) SOAP
3 1 (1.61%) WCF
3 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.65%) Data Centre
2 10 (16.13%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.68%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (9.68%) PKI
4 3 (4.84%) EMC VNX
4 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.23%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.23%) NHS
5 2 (3.23%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.23%) RIA
5 2 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (3.23%) Thin Client
5 2 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.61%) CESG
6 1 (1.61%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (1.61%) Replication
6 1 (1.61%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 36 (58.06%) Windows
2 31 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (22.58%) Windows 10
5 8 (12.90%) Windows 7
6 7 (11.29%) Linux
7 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.23%) Solaris
8 2 (3.23%) Unix
9 1 (1.61%) CentOS
9 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 13 (20.97%) Infrastructure Management
2 13 (20.97%) NsoIT
3 10 (16.13%) Network Virtualisation
4 9 (14.52%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (14.52%) Reverse Engineering
5 8 (12.90%) Load Balancing
5 8 (12.90%) Network Architecture
5 8 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (11.29%) Incident Management
6 7 (11.29%) Service Management
7 6 (9.68%) Data Protection
7 6 (9.68%) Network Design
7 6 (9.68%) Protective Monitoring
7 6 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (9.68%) Security Monitoring
7 6 (9.68%) Software Engineering
7 6 (9.68%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (8.06%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 24 (38.71%) PowerShell
2 5 (8.06%) Python
3 3 (4.84%) C
4 2 (3.23%) VBScript
5 1 (1.61%) C#
5 1 (1.61%) Java
Qualifications
1 52 (83.87%) Security Cleared
2 27 (43.55%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (43.55%) SC Cleared
3 22 (35.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 18 (29.03%) DV Cleared
5 15 (24.19%) CCNP
6 14 (22.58%) MCSE
6 14 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (19.35%) CCNA
7 12 (19.35%) MCSA
8 11 (17.74%) OCA
8 11 (17.74%) Oracle Certification
9 9 (14.52%) CCIE
10 3 (4.84%) TOGAF Certification
11 1 (1.61%) CCDP
11 1 (1.61%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) RMADS
2 1 (1.61%) JSP 440
System Software
1 24 (38.71%) Active Directory
2 13 (20.97%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (16.13%) VMware NSX
4 6 (9.68%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (8.06%) Hyper-V
6 4 (6.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 32 (51.61%) vCenter Server
2 10 (16.13%) SCCM
2 10 (16.13%) SCOM
3 9 (14.52%) PowerCLI
4 8 (12.90%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (9.68%) vRealize
5 6 (9.68%) WSUS
6 5 (8.06%) Cisco Prime
6 5 (8.06%) Opsview
7 4 (6.45%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (3.23%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 62 (100.00%) VMware
2 40 (64.52%) Cisco
3 24 (38.71%) Atlassian
3 24 (38.71%) Microsoft
4 11 (17.74%) Oracle
5 9 (14.52%) McAfee
6 7 (11.29%) Juniper
7 6 (9.68%) Splunk
7 6 (9.68%) Veeam
8 3 (4.84%) HP
8 3 (4.84%) Scality
9 2 (3.23%) Citrix
9 2 (3.23%) Dell
9 2 (3.23%) Dell Compellent
9 2 (3.23%) NetApp
9 2 (3.23%) Nimble Storage
9 2 (3.23%) Remedy
9 2 (3.23%) SAP
9 2 (3.23%) Symantec
10 1 (1.61%) F5