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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Engineer
South East / Berkshire
Rank 100 87 117
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +30
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 9 33 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.46% 1.31% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 1.42% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 28 10
Median daily rate £331 £338 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.85% +40.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £253 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £373 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £340 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.77% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £52.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +320.00%

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
1839 2332 2638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.78% 92.32% 93.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 874 1257 1315
Median daily rate £415 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £240 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 90 78
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £63.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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
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 25 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
Slough +7 3 £380 +7.80%
Bracknell -4 2 - -
Windsor +1 1 - -
VMware Engineer
South East

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (42.31%) Windows
3 10 (38.46%) SQL
4 9 (34.62%) Performance Monitoring
4 9 (34.62%) Solaris
4 9 (34.62%) Java
4 9 (34.62%) LDAP
4 9 (34.62%) DNS
5 8 (30.77%) Incident Management
5 8 (30.77%) Change Management
5 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
6 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (19.23%) Retail
8 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
8 5 (19.23%) VBScript
8 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (15.38%) vSphere
9 4 (15.38%) AirWatch
9 4 (15.38%) Linux
9 4 (15.38%) Citrix
9 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
10 3 (11.54%) NAS
10 3 (11.54%) Unix
11 2 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (7.69%) Server Monitoring
11 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
11 2 (7.69%) ITIL

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 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) DNS
1 9 (34.62%) LDAP
2 3 (11.54%) NAS
3 2 (7.69%) VLAN
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.85%) Firewall
4 1 (3.85%) IGMP
4 1 (3.85%) SAN
4 1 (3.85%) VSAN
4 1 (3.85%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (19.23%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Law
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Cloud
1 1 (3.85%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Solaris
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (15.38%) Linux
6 3 (11.54%) Unix
7 2 (7.69%) SUSE
7 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (3.85%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Performance Monitoring
2 8 (30.77%) Change Management
2 8 (30.77%) Incident Management
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL
3 2 (7.69%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) Java
3 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
3 5 (19.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) vSphere
3 2 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.85%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (15.38%) Citrix
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco
3 2 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) NetApp