The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 2 May 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 32 32 48
Rank change year-on-year
0 +16
Contract jobs citing VMware 132 149 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.31% 5.21% 3.77%
As % of the Vendors category 10.15% 10.70% 7.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 85 59
Median daily rate £363 £400 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +7.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £255 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 7
Median hourly rate £22.50 £16.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -23.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £18.50 £28.73
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £23.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.63% +11.90%
VMware
South East

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

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1301 1393 1351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 52.31% 48.74% 49.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 691 708 629
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 46 56
Median hourly rate £13.17 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.71% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £16.50 £11.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £39.00 £27.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

VMware
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

VMware
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 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
Reading -1 51 £380 -6.97% 15
Bracknell -11 14 £255 -36.21% 5
Slough +2 13 £353 -6.00% 3
Newbury +13 7 £288 -41.02% 7
Maidenhead +4 6 £270 -33.86% 2
Wokingham -1 5 £231 -22.91% 3
Windsor - 3 £500 -
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for VMware.

1 152 (58.24%) Windows
2 118 (45.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 106 (40.61%) Active Directory
4 104 (39.85%) Linux
4 104 (39.85%) Windows Server
5 84 (32.18%) Cisco
6 76 (29.12%) Microsoft
7 65 (24.90%) vSphere
8 59 (22.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 58 (22.22%) Firewall
10 53 (20.31%) DNS
11 48 (18.39%) Citrix
12 46 (17.62%) ITIL
12 46 (17.62%) Puppet
12 46 (17.62%) Windows Server 2012
13 44 (16.86%) SQL
13 44 (16.86%) Data Centre
14 43 (16.48%) SAN
15 41 (15.71%) Amazon AWS
16 37 (14.18%) Hyper-V
17 36 (13.79%) LAN
18 34 (13.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 34 (13.03%) NetApp
18 34 (13.03%) Cisco Certification
19 33 (12.64%) IBM
19 33 (12.64%) WAN
19 33 (12.64%) Python
20 32 (12.26%) Red Hat
21 31 (11.88%) MS Exchange
22 30 (11.49%) Windows Server 2003

VMware
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 31 (11.88%) MS Exchange
2 28 (10.73%) OpenStack
3 22 (8.43%) Tomcat
4 20 (7.66%) JBoss
5 19 (7.28%) WebLogic
6 16 (6.13%) Apache
7 14 (5.36%) nginx
8 12 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (3.83%) WebSphere
10 8 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2003
12 6 (2.30%) SharePoint
13 4 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2007
14 3 (1.15%) Node.js
15 2 (0.77%) Cloud Foundry
15 2 (0.77%) IIS
15 2 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.77%) Skype for Business
15 2 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
16 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 21 (8.05%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.07%) MS Office
3 1 (0.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.77%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.38%) Line 500
3 1 (0.38%) Magento
3 1 (0.38%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.38%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 41 (15.71%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (8.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.83%) Office 365
4 5 (1.92%) IaaS
5 3 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.77%) SaaS
7 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.38%) CloudBees
7 1 (0.38%) HP Helion
7 1 (0.38%) IBM PureFlex
7 1 (0.38%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 58 (22.22%) Firewall
2 53 (20.31%) DNS
3 43 (16.48%) SAN
4 36 (13.79%) LAN
5 33 (12.64%) WAN
6 24 (9.20%) DHCP
6 24 (9.20%) TCP/IP
7 22 (8.43%) LDAP
8 18 (6.90%) Cisco Nexus
9 17 (6.51%) SMTP
9 17 (6.51%) SSL
10 16 (6.13%) Fibre Channel
11 15 (5.75%) HTTP
12 12 (4.60%) Ethernet
13 11 (4.21%) MPLS
13 11 (4.21%) VPN
14 10 (3.83%) Cisco ASA
15 8 (3.07%) NetScaler
16 7 (2.68%) NAS
16 7 (2.68%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.43%) MySQL
3 6 (2.30%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.77%) DB2
5 2 (0.77%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (5.36%) Git (software)
2 9 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 6 (2.30%) TeamCity
4 4 (1.53%) JIRA
4 4 (1.53%) Maven
4 4 (1.53%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (1.15%) FishEye
6 2 (0.77%) Ant
6 2 (0.77%) Robot Framework
6 2 (0.77%) Subversion
7 1 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.38%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.38%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.38%) Gradle
7 1 (0.38%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.38%) MSI
7 1 (0.38%) Serena SBM
7 1 (0.38%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (6.51%) Finance
2 15 (5.75%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.53%) Electronics
3 4 (1.53%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.53%) Marketing
4 2 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (0.77%) Publishing
4 2 (0.77%) Retail
5 1 (0.38%) Advertising
5 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.38%) Banking
5 1 (0.38%) Billing
5 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 65 (24.90%) Support Engineer
2 60 (22.99%) VMware Engineer
3 35 (13.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 35 (13.41%) VMware Support Engineer
4 26 (9.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 25 (9.58%) Architect
6 19 (7.28%) 3rd Line Support
7 18 (6.90%) Administrator
8 16 (6.13%) Consultant
8 16 (6.13%) Linux Engineer
9 14 (5.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 14 (5.36%) Cloud Engineer
10 12 (4.60%) AWS Engineer
10 12 (4.60%) Exchange Engineer
10 12 (4.60%) Server Engineer
11 11 (4.21%) Applications Engineer
12 10 (3.83%) IT Manager
12 10 (3.83%) Linux Support
12 10 (3.83%) Linux Support Engineer
12 10 (3.83%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.13%) Web Services
2 15 (5.75%) LAMP
3 14 (5.36%) LEMP Stack
4 13 (4.98%) MCollective
5 11 (4.21%) Middleware
6 5 (1.92%) J2EE
7 4 (1.53%) HTML
7 4 (1.53%) SAP Basis
8 3 (1.15%) JDBC
8 3 (1.15%) JSP
9 2 (0.77%) .NET
9 2 (0.77%) CSS
9 2 (0.77%) RESTful
9 2 (0.77%) YAML
10 1 (0.38%) 802.1X
10 1 (0.38%) CSS3
10 1 (0.38%) HTML5
10 1 (0.38%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (0.38%) SAP Fiori
10 1 (0.38%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 44 (16.86%) Data Centre
2 16 (6.13%) FlexPod
3 12 (4.60%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.21%) Hybrid Cloud
5 9 (3.45%) Driving Licence
6 7 (2.68%) Enterprise Storage
7 6 (2.30%) EMC VNX
7 6 (2.30%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.30%) Public Cloud
7 6 (2.30%) Replication
8 5 (1.92%) Clustering
8 5 (1.92%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.53%) e-Health
9 4 (1.53%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.53%) VCE vBlock
10 3 (1.15%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.15%) Enterprise Cloud
11 2 (0.77%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.77%) NGOSS
Operating Systems
1 152 (58.24%) Windows
2 104 (39.85%) Linux
2 104 (39.85%) Windows Server
3 59 (22.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (17.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (13.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 30 (11.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (11.11%) Unix
8 14 (5.36%) Solaris
9 13 (4.98%) CentOS
9 13 (4.98%) Data ONTAP
10 11 (4.21%) SUSE
11 10 (3.83%) AIX
12 8 (3.07%) Windows XP
13 7 (2.68%) Windows 7
14 4 (1.53%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.77%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.77%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.38%) Debian
16 1 (0.38%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (17.62%) ITIL
2 27 (10.34%) Change Management
2 27 (10.34%) Migration
3 26 (9.96%) Configuration Management
4 22 (8.43%) DevOps
5 21 (8.05%) High Availability
6 20 (7.66%) Incident Management
7 15 (5.75%) Mentoring
7 15 (5.75%) Problem Management
8 14 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (4.60%) Capacity Planning
10 10 (3.83%) Service Management
11 9 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
11 9 (3.45%) Project Management
12 8 (3.07%) Coaching
12 8 (3.07%) Presales
12 8 (3.07%) Root Cause Analysis
13 7 (2.68%) Information Security
13 7 (2.68%) Risk Analysis
13 7 (2.68%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (16.86%) SQL
2 33 (12.64%) Python
3 29 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 26 (9.96%) Ruby
5 22 (8.43%) Perl
6 16 (6.13%) Java
7 4 (1.53%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.53%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.15%) C#
8 3 (1.15%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.77%) AWK
9 2 (0.77%) C
9 2 (0.77%) C++
9 2 (0.77%) PHP
9 2 (0.77%) sed
10 1 (0.38%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 34 (13.03%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (9.58%) CCNA
3 23 (8.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (8.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 19 (7.28%) Security Cleared
5 15 (5.75%) CCNP
5 15 (5.75%) Degree
6 14 (5.36%) MCSA
7 13 (4.98%) MCP
8 8 (3.07%) MCSE
8 8 (3.07%) NCDA
8 8 (3.07%) SC Cleared
9 6 (2.30%) DV Cleared
10 5 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (1.92%) VCP5
11 4 (1.53%) MCITP
11 4 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (1.15%) CCA
13 2 (0.77%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.51%) SLA
2 7 (2.68%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.77%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.38%) QA
5 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 118 (45.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 106 (40.61%) Active Directory
3 65 (24.90%) vSphere
4 37 (14.18%) Hyper-V
5 24 (9.20%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (5.75%) VMware ESX
7 14 (5.36%) qmail
8 13 (4.98%) Squid
9 12 (4.60%) XenApp
10 10 (3.83%) XenDesktop
11 9 (3.45%) NFS
11 9 (3.45%) vCloud
12 7 (2.68%) XenServer
13 6 (2.30%) VMware Server
14 5 (1.92%) Docker
14 5 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
14 5 (1.92%) VMware Workstation
15 3 (1.15%) Forefront TMG
15 3 (1.15%) ISA Server
15 3 (1.15%) KVM
Systems Management
1 46 (17.62%) Puppet
2 27 (10.34%) Nagios
3 21 (8.05%) SCCM
4 20 (7.66%) SCOM
5 16 (6.13%) vRealize
6 14 (5.36%) Cacti
6 14 (5.36%) Graphite
6 14 (5.36%) logstash
6 14 (5.36%) ZABBIX
7 13 (4.98%) Ansible
7 13 (4.98%) collectd
7 13 (4.98%) Ganglia
8 11 (4.21%) SCVMM
8 11 (4.21%) Windows Intune
9 10 (3.83%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (3.07%) Backup Exec
11 5 (1.92%) HP Data Protector
11 5 (1.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 4 (1.53%) NetBackup
12 4 (1.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 84 (32.18%) Cisco
2 76 (29.12%) Microsoft
3 48 (18.39%) Citrix
4 34 (13.03%) NetApp
5 33 (12.64%) IBM
6 32 (12.26%) Red Hat
7 26 (9.96%) HP
7 26 (9.96%) Oracle
8 20 (7.66%) EMC
9 17 (6.51%) Dell
9 17 (6.51%) F5
10 14 (5.36%) Splunk
11 11 (4.21%) RightScale
12 9 (3.45%) Hitachi
13 8 (3.07%) CA
13 8 (3.07%) Intel
13 8 (3.07%) Juniper
13 8 (3.07%) SAP
13 8 (3.07%) Symantec
14 7 (2.68%) Veritas
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