The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had VMware Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Engineer
Rank 98 119 116
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -3
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 25 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.07% 0.12% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 0.13% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 2 4
Median daily rate £275 £323 £248
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.72% +30.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £321 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £328
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £44.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-27.68% +77.00%
VMware Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2165 2298 2355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.36% 92.62% 94.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1147 1159 1107
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 98 54
Median hourly rate £15.25 £20.78 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.59% +22.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.65 £12.50 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.74 £36.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

VMware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured VMware Engineer in the job title.

VMware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VMware Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

VMware Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

VMware Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

VMware Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

VMware Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

VMware Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

VMware Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Newbury - 15 £275 -
Reading - 4 £385 - 2
Slough +3 1 £325 - 1
VMware Engineer
South East

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, VMware Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region featuring VMware Engineer in the job title.

1 64 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (42.19%) Change Management
2 27 (42.19%) SQL
2 27 (42.19%) DNS
3 24 (37.50%) Windows
4 23 (35.94%) LDAP
5 22 (34.38%) Linux
6 20 (31.25%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (29.69%) Active Directory
7 19 (29.69%) Incident Management
8 17 (26.56%) Java
8 17 (26.56%) Solaris
8 17 (26.56%) Performance Monitoring
8 17 (26.56%) Windows Server
9 16 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (25.00%) Firewall
10 15 (23.44%) vSphere
10 15 (23.44%) Data Centre
11 14 (21.88%) LAN
11 14 (21.88%) Cisco
12 13 (20.31%) NetApp
12 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (18.75%) WAN
14 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
15 9 (14.06%) Nagios
15 9 (14.06%) Python
15 9 (14.06%) MS Exchange
15 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2008
15 9 (14.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 9 (14.06%) Puppet

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 9 (14.06%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.94%) OpenStack
3 6 (9.38%) Apache
3 6 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (9.38%) JBoss
3 6 (9.38%) nginx
3 6 (9.38%) Tomcat
3 6 (9.38%) WebLogic
4 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.56%) Confluence
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (42.19%) DNS
2 23 (35.94%) LDAP
3 16 (25.00%) Firewall
4 14 (21.88%) LAN
5 12 (18.75%) WAN
6 7 (10.94%) SMTP
6 7 (10.94%) SSL
7 6 (9.38%) HTTP
7 6 (9.38%) SAN
8 5 (7.81%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
10 2 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (3.13%) DHCP
10 2 (3.13%) NAS
10 2 (3.13%) VLAN
10 2 (3.13%) VPN
11 1 (1.56%) Ethernet
11 1 (1.56%) FCoE
11 1 (1.56%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (1.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) MySQL
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Ant
1 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.56%) JIRA
1 1 (1.56%) Maven
General
1 1 (1.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) LAMP
1 6 (9.38%) LEMP Stack
1 6 (9.38%) MCollective
1 6 (9.38%) Web Services
2 1 (1.56%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.38%) Replication
3 5 (7.81%) FlexPod
4 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.56%) Clustering
6 1 (1.56%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.56%) e-Health
6 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 24 (37.50%) Windows
2 22 (34.38%) Linux
3 17 (26.56%) Solaris
3 17 (26.56%) Windows Server
4 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (10.94%) CentOS
8 6 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (7.81%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (1.56%) AIX
10 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.56%) Unix
10 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.19%) Change Management
2 19 (29.69%) Incident Management
3 17 (26.56%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 6 (9.38%) High Availability
6 4 (6.25%) Data Management
7 3 (4.69%) DevOps
7 3 (4.69%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.13%) Capacity Management
8 2 (3.13%) Coaching
8 2 (3.13%) ITIL
8 2 (3.13%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.13%) Migration
8 2 (3.13%) Open Source
8 2 (3.13%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.56%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.56%) Project Management
9 1 (1.56%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 27 (42.19%) SQL
2 17 (26.56%) Java
3 9 (14.06%) Python
4 6 (9.38%) Perl
5 3 (4.69%) Ruby
6 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.56%) C-shell
6 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.81%) CCNP
3 5 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.25%) CCNA
5 3 (4.69%) Degree
5 3 (4.69%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.69%) VCP5
6 2 (3.13%) DBS Check
6 2 (3.13%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.56%) MCSE
7 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.56%) NCDA
7 1 (1.56%) VCP4
7 1 (1.56%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (31.25%) VMware ESXi
2 19 (29.69%) Active Directory
3 16 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (23.44%) vSphere
5 7 (10.94%) NFS
6 6 (9.38%) qmail
6 6 (9.38%) Squid
7 4 (6.25%) vCloud
7 4 (6.25%) VMware ESX
7 4 (6.25%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.56%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.56%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (14.06%) Nagios
1 9 (14.06%) Puppet
2 7 (10.94%) vRealize
3 6 (9.38%) Cacti
3 6 (9.38%) collectd
3 6 (9.38%) Ganglia
3 6 (9.38%) Graphite
3 6 (9.38%) logstash
3 6 (9.38%) ZABBIX
4 3 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.13%) SCOM
6 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.56%) cPanel
6 1 (1.56%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.56%) SCCM
6 1 (1.56%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (1.56%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (21.88%) Cisco
3 13 (20.31%) NetApp
4 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
5 9 (14.06%) F5
6 7 (10.94%) Red Hat
7 6 (9.38%) EMC
7 6 (9.38%) Splunk
8 5 (7.81%) Citrix
9 2 (3.13%) Apple
9 2 (3.13%) IBM
9 2 (3.13%) Nimsoft
10 1 (1.56%) CA
10 1 (1.56%) Dell
10 1 (1.56%) HP
10 1 (1.56%) Oracle
10 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.56%) Symantec
10 1 (1.56%) Veritas