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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Engineer
South East / Berkshire
Rank 95 101 121
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +20
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 9 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.47% 0.77% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.85% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 5
Median daily rate £308 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £338 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £353 £333
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.42% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £50.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +212.50%

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
1764 2232 2424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.60% 90.58% 93.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 895 1139 1240
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £512 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 119 53
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £63.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 21 January 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
Bracknell - 3 - -
Slough +6 1 £350 -0.70%
Reading -2 1 - - 1
Newbury - 1 £275 -
VMware Engineer
South East

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 32 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (46.88%) SQL
3 14 (43.75%) Java
3 14 (43.75%) Solaris
3 14 (43.75%) LDAP
3 14 (43.75%) DNS
3 14 (43.75%) Performance Monitoring
4 13 (40.63%) Change Management
4 13 (40.63%) Incident Management
5 10 (31.25%) Windows
5 10 (31.25%) Windows Server
5 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
7 5 (15.63%) Retail
7 5 (15.63%) Cisco
7 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
7 5 (15.63%) VBScript
8 4 (12.50%) ITIL
8 4 (12.50%) Linux
8 4 (12.50%) Citrix
8 4 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (12.50%) vSphere
8 4 (12.50%) AirWatch
9 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (9.38%) NAS
9 3 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (9.38%) VLAN
9 3 (9.38%) Firewall
9 3 (9.38%) HP

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 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) DNS
1 14 (43.75%) LDAP
2 3 (9.38%) Firewall
2 3 (9.38%) NAS
2 3 (9.38%) VLAN
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (6.25%) VSAN
4 1 (3.13%) IGMP
4 1 (3.13%) SAN
4 1 (3.13%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (15.63%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Law
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Cloud
1 2 (6.25%) FlexPod
2 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) EMC VNX
2 1 (3.13%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Solaris
2 10 (31.25%) Windows
2 10 (31.25%) Windows Server
3 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (12.50%) Linux
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.25%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (6.25%) SUSE
7 1 (3.13%) CentOS
7 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Performance Monitoring
2 13 (40.63%) Change Management
2 13 (40.63%) Incident Management
3 4 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (6.25%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.13%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.13%) CRM
5 1 (3.13%) Fault Analysis
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) SQL
2 14 (43.75%) Java
3 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
3 5 (15.63%) VBScript
4 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
3 4 (12.50%) vSphere
4 3 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.13%) HP SIM
2 1 (3.13%) Nagios
2 1 (3.13%) OpenView
2 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.13%) Puppet
2 1 (3.13%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (15.63%) Cisco
3 4 (12.50%) Citrix
4 3 (9.38%) HP
5 2 (6.25%) NetApp
6 1 (3.13%) EMC
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.13%) Riverbed