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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Engineer
Rank 90 127 125
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -2
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 38 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.53% 0.21% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 0.23% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 5 5
Median daily rate £266 £240 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.93% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £240 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £430 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £338 £319
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £21.38
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +87.13%
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
2321 2647 2538
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.33% 92.62% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1221 1379 1283
Median daily rate £400 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 89 95
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £42.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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
Bracknell - 10 £255 -
Reading -1 8 £420 +75.00%
Slough - 5 £365 -
Windsor - 3 £500 -
Newbury - 2 £288 - 1
Wokingham - 2 £200 -
VMware Engineer
South East

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 60 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (48.33%) Linux
3 28 (46.67%) Windows
4 23 (38.33%) Active Directory
5 21 (35.00%) DNS
6 20 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 19 (31.67%) VMware ESXi
8 18 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (28.33%) Data Centre
10 16 (26.67%) Firewall
10 16 (26.67%) Cisco
11 15 (25.00%) Python
11 15 (25.00%) LDAP
11 15 (25.00%) Nagios
11 15 (25.00%) Puppet
11 15 (25.00%) vSphere
12 14 (23.33%) LAN
12 14 (23.33%) SQL
12 14 (23.33%) Change Management
13 13 (21.67%) SMTP
13 13 (21.67%) SSL
13 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
13 13 (21.67%) High Availability
13 13 (21.67%) OpenStack
13 13 (21.67%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (20.00%) Splunk
14 12 (20.00%) MCollective
14 12 (20.00%) collectd
14 12 (20.00%) logstash
14 12 (20.00%) ZABBIX

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 13 (21.67%) OpenStack
2 12 (20.00%) Apache
2 12 (20.00%) JBoss
2 12 (20.00%) nginx
2 12 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 12 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 11 (18.33%) MS Exchange
4 8 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) IaaS
2 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (35.00%) DNS
2 16 (26.67%) Firewall
3 15 (25.00%) LDAP
4 14 (23.33%) LAN
5 13 (21.67%) SMTP
5 13 (21.67%) SSL
6 12 (20.00%) HTTP
6 12 (20.00%) WAN
7 7 (11.67%) SAN
8 5 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (6.67%) DHCP
9 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
10 3 (5.00%) VLAN
11 2 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (3.33%) NAS
11 2 (3.33%) VPN
12 1 (1.67%) Ethernet
12 1 (1.67%) IPsec
12 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (1.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.00%) MySQL
2 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (1.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.00%) LAMP
1 12 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
1 12 (20.00%) MCollective
1 12 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (1.67%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.00%) Replication
3 5 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.33%) FlexPod
4 2 (3.33%) Clustering
4 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.67%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 29 (48.33%) Linux
2 28 (46.67%) Windows
3 20 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 13 (21.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (11.67%) CentOS
8 6 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (8.33%) Data ONTAP
10 3 (5.00%) Solaris
11 2 (3.33%) AIX
11 2 (3.33%) Unix
12 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) Change Management
2 13 (21.67%) High Availability
3 12 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 8 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (13.33%) Incident Management
5 3 (5.00%) Coaching
5 3 (5.00%) Data Management
5 3 (5.00%) DevOps
5 3 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (5.00%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.33%) Capacity Management
6 2 (3.33%) ITIL
6 2 (3.33%) Migration
6 2 (3.33%) Open Source
6 2 (3.33%) Project Management
7 1 (1.67%) Converged Infrastructure
7 1 (1.67%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.00%) Python
2 14 (23.33%) SQL
3 12 (20.00%) Perl
4 3 (5.00%) Java
4 3 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (8.33%) CCNP
2 5 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (8.33%) Degree
2 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.67%) CCNA
3 4 (6.67%) VCP5
4 2 (3.33%) DBS Check
4 2 (3.33%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.67%) CCEA
5 1 (1.67%) CCEE
5 1 (1.67%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.67%) MCP
5 1 (1.67%) NCDA
5 1 (1.67%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (38.33%) Active Directory
2 19 (31.67%) VMware ESXi
3 18 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (25.00%) vSphere
5 12 (20.00%) qmail
5 12 (20.00%) Squid
6 6 (10.00%) NFS
7 5 (8.33%) VMware ESX
7 5 (8.33%) XenDesktop
8 4 (6.67%) vCloud
9 3 (5.00%) XenApp
10 2 (3.33%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (3.33%) ISA Server
11 1 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (1.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 15 (25.00%) Nagios
1 15 (25.00%) Puppet
2 12 (20.00%) Cacti
2 12 (20.00%) collectd
2 12 (20.00%) Ganglia
2 12 (20.00%) Graphite
2 12 (20.00%) logstash
2 12 (20.00%) ZABBIX
3 7 (11.67%) vRealize
4 3 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.33%) Backup Exec
5 2 (3.33%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (3.33%) SCOM
5 2 (3.33%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (3.33%) Tivoli
5 2 (3.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (3.33%) WSUS
6 1 (1.67%) cPanel
6 1 (1.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 60 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (26.67%) Cisco
3 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
4 12 (20.00%) NetApp
4 12 (20.00%) Splunk
5 9 (15.00%) F5
6 8 (13.33%) Citrix
7 7 (11.67%) Red Hat
8 6 (10.00%) EMC
9 3 (5.00%) IBM
9 3 (5.00%) Symantec
10 2 (3.33%) Apple
10 2 (3.33%) Dell
10 2 (3.33%) HP
10 2 (3.33%) Nimsoft
10 2 (3.33%) Oracle
10 2 (3.33%) ServiceNow
10 2 (3.33%) Veritas
11 1 (1.67%) Juniper
11 1 (1.67%) Kaspersky