The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 31 24 35
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Contract jobs citing VMware 6 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.19% 4.40% 2.81%
As % of the Vendors category 6.06% 9.93% 6.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 7
Median daily rate £310 £338 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.14% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £248 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £463 £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £370
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £29.53 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
99 141 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 36.13% 44.34% 43.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 93 132
Median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £170 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £588 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 9
Median hourly rate £14.00 £45.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.88% +157.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Bedfordshire region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Bedfordshire region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 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
Luton +12 2 £350 -
Bedford -4 2 £300 -31.42%
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for VMware.

1 15 (62.50%) Citrix
2 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 13 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (50.00%) Windows
5 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
6 10 (41.67%) XenApp
7 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
8 7 (29.17%) ITIL
9 6 (25.00%) HP
9 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (25.00%) NetScaler
9 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
10 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
10 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (20.83%) Cisco
11 4 (16.67%) Firewall
11 4 (16.67%) Migration
11 4 (16.67%) DNS
11 4 (16.67%) Web Services
11 4 (16.67%) NetApp
11 4 (16.67%) WAN
11 4 (16.67%) DHCP
11 4 (16.67%) SCCM
12 3 (12.50%) VLAN
12 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
12 3 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (12.50%) Office 365

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 3 (12.50%) IIS
1 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.50%) Akamai
2 3 (12.50%) CloudFront
2 3 (12.50%) Office 365
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.17%) G Suite
3 1 (4.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 4 (16.67%) DHCP
2 4 (16.67%) DNS
2 4 (16.67%) Firewall
2 4 (16.67%) WAN
3 3 (12.50%) MPLS
3 3 (12.50%) VLAN
3 3 (12.50%) VPN
3 3 (12.50%) Wireless
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (4.17%) EIGRP
5 1 (4.17%) HSRP
5 1 (4.17%) LAN
5 1 (4.17%) OSPF
5 1 (4.17%) SAN
5 1 (4.17%) VoIP
5 1 (4.17%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (8.33%) Local Government
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Architect
2 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Provisioning Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) SOC Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) VMware Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Network Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) PKI
2 2 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
3 1 (4.17%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.33%) Linux
5 2 (8.33%) Solaris
5 2 (8.33%) Unix
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 10
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Vista
5 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (12.50%) High Availability
3 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (12.50%) Project Management
3 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.33%) Analytics
4 2 (8.33%) Converged Infrastructure
4 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.33%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (8.33%) Security Operations
4 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) Service Design
4 2 (8.33%) SIEM
4 2 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (8.33%) Time Management
5 1 (4.17%) Change Management
5 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) C
2 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (8.33%) CCEA
2 2 (8.33%) CCNA
2 2 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) MCITP
2 2 (8.33%) MCP
2 2 (8.33%) MCSE
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) CCDE
3 1 (4.17%) CCIE
3 1 (4.17%) CCNP
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.17%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (41.67%) XenApp
4 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
5 3 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (8.33%) VMware Server
6 2 (8.33%) vSphere
6 2 (8.33%) XenServer
7 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) SCCM
2 2 (8.33%) SCOM
3 1 (4.17%) FortiGate
3 1 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.17%) Simpana
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Citrix
2 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
3 6 (25.00%) HP
4 5 (20.83%) Cisco
5 4 (16.67%) NetApp
6 3 (12.50%) Symantec
7 2 (8.33%) 3PAR
7 2 (8.33%) Apple
7 2 (8.33%) AppSense
7 2 (8.33%) ArcSight
7 2 (8.33%) Cloudera
7 2 (8.33%) Dell
7 2 (8.33%) Hortonworks
7 2 (8.33%) Oracle
7 2 (8.33%) Remedy
8 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
8 1 (4.17%) Google
8 1 (4.17%) Meraki
8 1 (4.17%) Meru Networks
8 1 (4.17%) Mitel