The table below looks at the statistics for the VMware Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Engineer
Rank 93 116 124
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +8
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 25 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.00% 0.48% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.52% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 5
Average daily rate £338 £240 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £190 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £344 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £12.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+300.00% -32.43%
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
2279 2517 2493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.45% 93.15% 93.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1197 1245 1247
Average daily rate £400 £398 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +4.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 74 110
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £42.50 £30.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

VMware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Engineer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +3 14 £339 +41.14% 3
Bracknell - 5 £253 -
Slough +12 4 £353 +8.46%
Wokingham - 1 - -
VMware Engineer
South East

VMware Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited VMware Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with VMware Engineer in their job title.

1 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (57.58%) Linux
3 17 (51.52%) Windows
3 17 (51.52%) DNS
3 17 (51.52%) Active Directory
4 16 (48.48%) Windows Server
5 14 (42.42%) High Availability
6 12 (36.36%) Splunk
6 12 (36.36%) Puppet
6 12 (36.36%) ZABBIX
6 12 (36.36%) Cacti
6 12 (36.36%) Ganglia
6 12 (36.36%) qmail
6 12 (36.36%) nginx
6 12 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (36.36%) Squid
6 12 (36.36%) Nagios
6 12 (36.36%) Configuration Management
6 12 (36.36%) LAMP
6 12 (36.36%) SSL
6 12 (36.36%) SMTP
6 12 (36.36%) HTTP
6 12 (36.36%) JBoss
6 12 (36.36%) Apache
6 12 (36.36%) Tomcat
6 12 (36.36%) Python
6 12 (36.36%) LDAP
6 12 (36.36%) Perl
6 12 (36.36%) MySQL
6 12 (36.36%) WebLogic

VMware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited VMware Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with VMware Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (36.36%) Apache
1 12 (36.36%) JBoss
1 12 (36.36%) nginx
1 12 (36.36%) OpenStack
1 12 (36.36%) Tomcat
1 12 (36.36%) WebLogic
2 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange
3 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.03%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 12 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) IaaS
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (51.52%) DNS
2 12 (36.36%) HTTP
2 12 (36.36%) LDAP
2 12 (36.36%) SMTP
2 12 (36.36%) SSL
3 5 (15.15%) DHCP
3 5 (15.15%) Firewall
4 4 (12.12%) LAN
4 4 (12.12%) WAN
5 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.03%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.03%) SAN
5 1 (3.03%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) MySQL
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) LAMP
1 12 (36.36%) LEMP Stack
1 12 (36.36%) MCollective
1 12 (36.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Linux
2 17 (51.52%) Windows
3 16 (48.48%) Windows Server
4 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (9.09%) Unix
8 2 (6.06%) AIX
8 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) High Availability
2 12 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 7 (21.21%) Change Management
4 5 (15.15%) Incident Management
5 4 (12.12%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.06%) Coaching
6 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.06%) Project Management
6 2 (6.06%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.03%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.03%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) Perl
1 12 (36.36%) Python
2 5 (15.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) VCP5
2 2 (6.06%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.03%) CCEA
3 1 (3.03%) CCEE
3 1 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.03%) DBS Check
3 1 (3.03%) MCP
3 1 (3.03%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 17 (51.52%) Active Directory
2 12 (36.36%) qmail
2 12 (36.36%) Squid
3 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (12.12%) VMware ESX
6 3 (9.09%) XenApp
7 2 (6.06%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (6.06%) ISA Server
7 2 (6.06%) vSphere
7 2 (6.06%) XenDesktop
8 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (3.03%) vCloud
8 1 (3.03%) VMware Server
8 1 (3.03%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (36.36%) Cacti
1 12 (36.36%) collectd
1 12 (36.36%) Ganglia
1 12 (36.36%) Graphite
1 12 (36.36%) logstash
1 12 (36.36%) Nagios
1 12 (36.36%) Puppet
1 12 (36.36%) ZABBIX
2 2 (6.06%) Backup Exec
2 2 (6.06%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (6.06%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (6.06%) Tivoli
2 2 (6.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (6.06%) WSUS
3 1 (3.03%) vMotion
3 1 (3.03%) vRealize
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (36.36%) Splunk
3 7 (21.21%) Citrix
3 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.12%) F5
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco
5 3 (9.09%) Symantec
6 2 (6.06%) Dell
6 2 (6.06%) HP
6 2 (6.06%) IBM
6 2 (6.06%) NetApp
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle
6 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.06%) ServiceNow
6 2 (6.06%) Veritas
7 1 (3.03%) Juniper
7 1 (3.03%) Kaspersky
7 1 (3.03%) Nimsoft
Reading, Berkshire
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Rate: £420 per day
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