The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Server skills 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 Server over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Server
Rank 117 - 127
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Server 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% - 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 2.20% - 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate £365 - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £225 £263
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.56 - £22.50
VMware Server
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

System Software Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
227 305 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.92% 11.28% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 146 133
Average daily rate £350 £399 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.22% +26.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 28 44
Average hourly rate £55.55 £16.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+236.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 £13.65 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £40.70 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

VMware Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Server across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Server Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VMware Server
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Server across the Berkshire region.

VMware Server Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

VMware Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Server across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

VMware Server Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

VMware Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Server across the Berkshire region.

VMware Server Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

VMware Server
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 Server within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 14 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
Wokingham - 2 - -
Slough - 1 £160 -
Windsor - 1 £365 -
VMware Server
South East

VMware Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing VMware Server also 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 that cited VMware Server.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Patch Management
5 2 (28.57%) Security Patching
5 2 (28.57%) Server Building
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (28.57%) VCE vBlock
5 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
5 2 (28.57%) Unix
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
5 2 (28.57%) Egenera
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (28.57%) BC Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
5 2 (28.57%) Serena
5 2 (28.57%) Korn
5 2 (28.57%) Xen
5 2 (28.57%) CCNA
5 2 (28.57%) Change Management
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall

VMware Server
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing VMware Server also 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 that cited VMware Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) SMTP
2 2 (28.57%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) PVCS
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Server Support
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Server Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Unix Scripter
2 2 (28.57%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Wintel Server Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Wintel Support
2 2 (28.57%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Developer
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) VCE vBlock
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Solaris
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
1 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (28.57%) Patch Management
1 2 (28.57%) Security Management
1 2 (28.57%) Security Patching
1 2 (28.57%) Server Building
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
1 2 (28.57%) Korn
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) BC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) NFS
3 2 (28.57%) Samba
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
3 2 (28.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (28.57%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Egenera
3 2 (28.57%) EMC
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) Serena
4 1 (14.29%) Fujitsu