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 2 December 2016 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 16 16 33
Rank change year-on-year
0 +17
Contract jobs citing VMware 18 18 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.47% 6.12% 4.03%
As % of the Vendors category 14.75% 11.92% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 8
Median daily rate £388 £450 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +63.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £455 £280
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +29.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £23.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -
VMware
East of England

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
122 151 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 43.88% 51.36% 43.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 96 142
Median daily rate £400 £425 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +26.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £229 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £584 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 22 15
Median hourly rate £12.05 £35.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.57% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £13.40 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £50.68 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.40
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.44%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram 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 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +11 8 £388 +24.00% 1
Bedford -2 2 £375 -16.66%
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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 34 (75.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (68.89%) Active Directory
2 31 (68.89%) Citrix
3 27 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 23 (51.11%) Windows
5 20 (44.44%) XenApp
6 18 (40.00%) Windows Server
7 16 (35.56%) HP
8 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 15 (33.33%) Data Centre
9 14 (31.11%) vSphere
10 13 (28.89%) Amazon AWS
10 13 (28.89%) WAN
10 13 (28.89%) SCCM
11 12 (26.67%) Cisco
11 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
11 12 (26.67%) NetScaler
12 11 (24.44%) NetApp
12 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (24.44%) Firewall
13 10 (22.22%) Hyper-V
13 10 (22.22%) IIS
13 10 (22.22%) Web Services
13 10 (22.22%) ITIL
13 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange
14 9 (20.00%) MS Excel
14 9 (20.00%) Dell
14 9 (20.00%) MPLS
14 9 (20.00%) PCI DSS
14 9 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

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 10 (22.22%) IIS
1 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.22%) Apache
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (28.89%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (15.56%) CloudFront
4 4 (8.89%) Office 365
5 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.22%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.22%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.22%) G Suite
5 1 (2.22%) IaaS
5 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.89%) WAN
2 12 (26.67%) NetScaler
3 11 (24.44%) Firewall
4 9 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (20.00%) MPLS
5 7 (15.56%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (15.56%) Wireless
6 5 (11.11%) DHCP
6 5 (11.11%) DNS
6 5 (11.11%) VPN
7 4 (8.89%) VoIP
8 3 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (6.67%) Cisco Wireless
8 3 (6.67%) EIGRP
8 3 (6.67%) HSRP
8 3 (6.67%) Internet
8 3 (6.67%) LAN
8 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
8 3 (6.67%) VLAN
9 2 (4.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (24.44%) Architect
3 9 (20.00%) Technical Architect
4 7 (15.56%) VMware Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Network Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 3 (6.67%) Network Architect
6 3 (6.67%) Network Technical Architect
6 3 (6.67%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) SOC Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Virtualisation Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Web Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.22%) Web Services
2 2 (4.44%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.67%) RIA
3 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (51.11%) Windows
2 18 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (13.33%) Solaris
6 3 (6.67%) Linux
6 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.44%) Unix
7 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.22%) Debian
8 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.22%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) ITIL
2 9 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (13.33%) Converged Infrastructure
3 6 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (13.33%) Migration
4 5 (11.11%) High Availability
4 5 (11.11%) Identity Management
5 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.44%) Analytics
6 2 (4.44%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (4.44%) Network Management
6 2 (4.44%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.44%) Project Management
6 2 (4.44%) Security Operations
6 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.44%) SIEM
6 2 (4.44%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (4.44%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.44%) C
3 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (13.33%) MCITP
2 6 (13.33%) MCSE
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (8.89%) CCNA
5 3 (6.67%) CCDE
5 3 (6.67%) CCIE
5 3 (6.67%) CCNP
5 3 (6.67%) VCAP
6 2 (4.44%) CCDA
6 2 (4.44%) CCDP
6 2 (4.44%) CCEA
6 2 (4.44%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.44%) MCP
6 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (75.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (68.89%) Active Directory
3 20 (44.44%) XenApp
4 14 (31.11%) vSphere
5 10 (22.22%) Hyper-V
6 8 (17.78%) VMware ESX
7 7 (15.56%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (4.44%) VMware Server
9 2 (4.44%) XenServer
10 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (28.89%) SCCM
2 7 (15.56%) Backup Exec
3 3 (6.67%) FortiGate
3 3 (6.67%) Simpana
4 2 (4.44%) SCOM
5 1 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.22%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 31 (68.89%) Citrix
2 27 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (35.56%) HP
4 12 (26.67%) Cisco
5 11 (24.44%) NetApp
6 9 (20.00%) Dell
7 7 (15.56%) Akamai
7 7 (15.56%) Oracle
8 6 (13.33%) 3PAR
8 6 (13.33%) CheckPoint
9 5 (11.11%) Avaya
10 3 (6.67%) CommVault
10 3 (6.67%) F5
10 3 (6.67%) Fortinet
10 3 (6.67%) Meru Networks
10 3 (6.67%) Sourcefire
11 2 (4.44%) ArcSight
11 2 (4.44%) Cloudera
11 2 (4.44%) Hortonworks
11 2 (4.44%) IronPort