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 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Engineer
Rank 104 114 118
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 21 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.89% 0.23% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.25% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 6
Median daily rate £275 £273 £296
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.91% -8.01%
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 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +30.00%
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
2156 2367 2336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.78% 92.21% 93.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1147 1272 1107
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £224 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 105 61
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.53 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.63% +23.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.73 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 30 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 30 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 - 18 £275 -
Slough +8 1 £325 - 1
Reading +5 1 £475 -
VMware Engineer
South East

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 60 (100.00%) VMware
2 31 (51.67%) Change Management
2 31 (51.67%) SQL
3 25 (41.67%) DNS
4 23 (38.33%) Windows
5 22 (36.67%) Solaris
5 22 (36.67%) LDAP
5 22 (36.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 21 (35.00%) Java
6 21 (35.00%) Incident Management
7 19 (31.67%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (28.33%) Active Directory
9 16 (26.67%) Firewall
10 15 (25.00%) Linux
10 15 (25.00%) Windows Server
11 14 (23.33%) Data Centre
11 14 (23.33%) LAN
11 14 (23.33%) vSphere
11 14 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (21.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (21.67%) Cisco
13 12 (20.00%) WAN
13 12 (20.00%) NetApp
14 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
14 9 (15.00%) F5
15 8 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
15 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 7 (11.67%) CentOS
16 7 (11.67%) NFS

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 7 (11.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.67%) Confluence
4 1 (1.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (41.67%) DNS
2 22 (36.67%) LDAP
3 16 (26.67%) Firewall
4 14 (23.33%) LAN
5 12 (20.00%) WAN
6 6 (10.00%) SAN
7 5 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
9 2 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (3.33%) NAS
9 2 (3.33%) VLAN
9 2 (3.33%) VPN
10 1 (1.67%) DHCP
10 1 (1.67%) FCoE
10 1 (1.67%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.67%) HSRP
10 1 (1.67%) IMAP
10 1 (1.67%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.67%) SMTP
10 1 (1.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Ant
1 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.67%) JIRA
1 1 (1.67%) Maven
General
1 1 (1.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.00%) Replication
3 5 (8.33%) FlexPod
4 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.67%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.33%) Windows
2 22 (36.67%) Solaris
3 15 (25.00%) Linux
3 15 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 13 (21.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (11.67%) CentOS
6 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (8.33%) Data ONTAP
7 5 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (51.67%) Change Management
2 22 (36.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 21 (35.00%) Incident Management
4 8 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (6.67%) Data Management
6 3 (5.00%) DevOps
6 3 (5.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.33%) Capacity Management
7 2 (3.33%) ITIL
7 2 (3.33%) Migration
7 2 (3.33%) Open Source
8 1 (1.67%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.67%) Coaching
8 1 (1.67%) Converged Infrastructure
8 1 (1.67%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.67%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.67%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (1.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.67%) Service Management
8 1 (1.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 31 (51.67%) SQL
2 21 (35.00%) Java
3 3 (5.00%) Python
3 3 (5.00%) Ruby
4 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.67%) C-shell
4 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.33%) CCNP
3 5 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.67%) CCNA
5 3 (5.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.33%) DBS Check
6 2 (3.33%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.33%) VCP5
7 1 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.67%) MCSE
7 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.67%) NCDA
7 1 (1.67%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (31.67%) VMware ESXi
2 17 (28.33%) Active Directory
3 14 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (23.33%) vSphere
4 7 (11.67%) NFS
5 3 (5.00%) vCloud
5 3 (5.00%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (10.00%) vRealize
2 3 (5.00%) Nagios
2 3 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.00%) Puppet
3 2 (3.33%) SCOM
4 1 (1.67%) cPanel
4 1 (1.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 60 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (21.67%) Cisco
3 12 (20.00%) NetApp
4 9 (15.00%) F5
4 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (10.00%) EMC
5 6 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (6.67%) Citrix
7 2 (3.33%) Apple
7 2 (3.33%) Nimsoft
8 1 (1.67%) CA
8 1 (1.67%) IBM