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 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 33 30 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing VMware 118 127 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.91% 4.95% 4.02%
As % of the Vendors category 9.75% 10.15% 8.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 70 62
Median daily rate £375 £399 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.89% +6.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £500 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £16.50 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.90 £18.10 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £24.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +23.75%
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
1210 1251 1229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 50.31% 48.71% 47.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 646 621 566
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +14.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £238 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 43 47
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.55 £17.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.99% +20.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.58 £13.33 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.00 £17.56
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.53%

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 24 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 24 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 24 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 +8 47 £383 -6.36% 12
Slough +5 11 £353 -11.87% 5
Newbury +10 10 £275 -43.58% 2
Bracknell -14 9 £380 -4.94% 2
Maidenhead -7 5 £400 +0.62% 2
Wokingham -3 4 £200 - 1
Windsor - 2 £510 -
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 138 (56.79%) Windows
2 108 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 105 (43.21%) Linux
4 95 (39.09%) Active Directory
5 94 (38.68%) Windows Server
6 86 (35.39%) Cisco
7 71 (29.22%) Microsoft
8 62 (25.51%) vSphere
9 56 (23.05%) Firewall
10 53 (21.81%) DNS
11 52 (21.40%) Windows Server 2008
12 48 (19.75%) ITIL
13 44 (18.11%) Windows Server 2012
13 44 (18.11%) Data Centre
14 43 (17.70%) Puppet
15 40 (16.46%) Citrix
16 39 (16.05%) SQL
16 39 (16.05%) Amazon AWS
17 37 (15.23%) Hyper-V
18 36 (14.81%) SAN
19 35 (14.40%) Python
19 35 (14.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 34 (13.99%) LAN
20 34 (13.99%) Cisco Certification
21 33 (13.58%) MS Exchange
22 32 (13.17%) WAN
22 32 (13.17%) Red Hat
22 32 (13.17%) NetApp
23 30 (12.35%) PowerShell
24 29 (11.93%) IBM

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 33 (13.58%) MS Exchange
2 26 (10.70%) OpenStack
3 22 (9.05%) Tomcat
4 20 (8.23%) JBoss
5 19 (7.82%) WebLogic
6 16 (6.58%) Apache
7 14 (5.76%) nginx
8 12 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (4.12%) WebSphere
10 8 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (1.23%) Node.js
13 3 (1.23%) SharePoint
14 2 (0.82%) Confluence
14 2 (0.82%) IIS
14 2 (0.82%) Skype for Business
14 2 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
15 1 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
15 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (7.82%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.88%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) Magento
2 1 (0.41%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 39 (16.05%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (7.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.47%) Office 365
4 5 (2.06%) IaaS
5 3 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.82%) SaaS
7 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.41%) CloudBees
7 1 (0.41%) IBM PureFlex
7 1 (0.41%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 56 (23.05%) Firewall
2 53 (21.81%) DNS
3 36 (14.81%) SAN
4 34 (13.99%) LAN
5 32 (13.17%) WAN
6 25 (10.29%) LDAP
7 24 (9.88%) TCP/IP
8 23 (9.47%) DHCP
9 20 (8.23%) Cisco Nexus
10 17 (7.00%) SMTP
10 17 (7.00%) SSL
11 16 (6.58%) Fibre Channel
12 15 (6.17%) HTTP
13 13 (5.35%) VPN
14 12 (4.94%) Ethernet
15 10 (4.12%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (4.12%) MPLS
16 9 (3.70%) VoIP
17 8 (3.29%) NetScaler
18 7 (2.88%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.64%) MySQL
3 6 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.06%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.82%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.41%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (4.53%) Git (software)
2 10 (4.12%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.06%) JIRA
3 5 (2.06%) Maven
3 5 (2.06%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (1.23%) Ant
4 3 (1.23%) FishEye
5 2 (0.82%) Robot Framework
5 2 (0.82%) Subversion
5 2 (0.82%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.41%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.41%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.41%) Gradle
6 1 (0.41%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.41%) MSI
6 1 (0.41%) Serena SBM
6 1 (0.41%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (5.76%) Finance
2 12 (4.94%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.06%) Electronics
3 5 (2.06%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.06%) Marketing
4 2 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (0.82%) Publishing
4 2 (0.82%) Retail
5 1 (0.41%) Advertising
5 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.41%) Billing
5 1 (0.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 67 (27.57%) Support Engineer
2 63 (25.93%) VMware Engineer
3 38 (15.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 38 (15.64%) VMware Support Engineer
4 27 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 23 (9.47%) 3rd Line Support
5 23 (9.47%) Architect
6 21 (8.64%) Administrator
7 17 (7.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 17 (7.00%) Linux Engineer
8 14 (5.76%) Cloud Engineer
9 13 (5.35%) Consultant
10 12 (4.94%) AWS Engineer
10 12 (4.94%) Network Engineer
11 11 (4.53%) Applications Engineer
12 10 (4.12%) FlexPod Engineer
12 10 (4.12%) Linux Support
12 10 (4.12%) Linux Support Engineer
12 10 (4.12%) Technical Support
12 10 (4.12%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.58%) Web Services
2 15 (6.17%) LAMP
3 14 (5.76%) LEMP Stack
4 13 (5.35%) MCollective
5 11 (4.53%) Middleware
6 5 (2.06%) J2EE
7 4 (1.65%) .NET
7 4 (1.65%) HTML
8 3 (1.23%) JDBC
8 3 (1.23%) JSP
8 3 (1.23%) MSMQ
9 2 (0.82%) CSS
9 2 (0.82%) RESTful
9 2 (0.82%) XML
9 2 (0.82%) YAML
10 1 (0.41%) CSS3
10 1 (0.41%) jQuery
10 1 (0.41%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (0.41%) Unity DI Container
10 1 (0.41%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (18.11%) Data Centre
2 15 (6.17%) Computer Science
2 15 (6.17%) FlexPod
3 9 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
4 8 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.29%) Driving Licence
5 7 (2.88%) EMC VNX
6 6 (2.47%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (2.47%) Replication
7 5 (2.06%) Mainframe
7 5 (2.06%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.65%) Clustering
8 4 (1.65%) e-Health
9 3 (1.23%) Enterprise Cloud
9 3 (1.23%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.23%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.82%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.82%) NGOSS
10 2 (0.82%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.82%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 138 (56.79%) Windows
2 105 (43.21%) Linux
3 94 (38.68%) Windows Server
4 52 (21.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (18.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 35 (14.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (11.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (9.47%) Unix
9 16 (6.58%) Solaris
10 15 (6.17%) CentOS
11 13 (5.35%) Data ONTAP
12 10 (4.12%) SUSE
13 8 (3.29%) AIX
13 8 (3.29%) Windows XP
14 6 (2.47%) Windows 7
15 3 (1.23%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.82%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.41%) HPUX
17 1 (0.41%) VMS
17 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (19.75%) ITIL
2 26 (10.70%) Change Management
3 24 (9.88%) Configuration Management
4 23 (9.47%) High Availability
5 22 (9.05%) Incident Management
5 22 (9.05%) Migration
6 18 (7.41%) DevOps
7 16 (6.58%) Mentoring
8 14 (5.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (5.76%) Problem Management
9 12 (4.94%) Performance Monitoring
10 11 (4.53%) Capacity Planning
10 11 (4.53%) Service Management
11 8 (3.29%) Coaching
11 8 (3.29%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (2.88%) Information Security
12 7 (2.88%) Presales
12 7 (2.88%) Project Management
12 7 (2.88%) Risk Analysis
13 6 (2.47%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (16.05%) SQL
2 35 (14.40%) Python
3 30 (12.35%) PowerShell
4 25 (10.29%) Ruby
5 24 (9.88%) Perl
6 19 (7.82%) Java
7 6 (2.47%) JavaScript
8 5 (2.06%) Bash Shell
8 5 (2.06%) C#
8 5 (2.06%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.65%) C++
10 2 (0.82%) AWK
10 2 (0.82%) C
10 2 (0.82%) PHP
10 2 (0.82%) sed
10 2 (0.82%) VB
10 2 (0.82%) VBScript
11 1 (0.41%) C-shell
11 1 (0.41%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 34 (13.99%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (10.29%) CCNA
3 24 (9.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 23 (9.47%) Security Cleared
5 21 (8.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (7.82%) Degree
7 15 (6.17%) CCNP
8 13 (5.35%) MCSA
9 11 (4.53%) MCP
9 11 (4.53%) SC Cleared
10 8 (3.29%) NCDA
11 7 (2.88%) DV Cleared
11 7 (2.88%) MCSE
12 6 (2.47%) VCP5
13 4 (1.65%) CCDA
13 4 (1.65%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (1.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (1.65%) MCITP
14 3 (1.23%) CCA
15 2 (0.82%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.41%) SLA
2 7 (2.88%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.65%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.41%) QA
5 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 108 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 95 (39.09%) Active Directory
3 62 (25.51%) vSphere
4 37 (15.23%) Hyper-V
5 27 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (7.00%) VMware ESX
7 14 (5.76%) qmail
8 13 (5.35%) Squid
9 12 (4.94%) XenApp
10 11 (4.53%) XenDesktop
11 10 (4.12%) NFS
11 10 (4.12%) XenServer
12 8 (3.29%) vCloud
13 5 (2.06%) Docker
13 5 (2.06%) VMware Server
13 5 (2.06%) VMware Workstation
14 4 (1.65%) Microsoft App-V
15 3 (1.23%) ISA Server
15 3 (1.23%) KVM
15 3 (1.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 43 (17.70%) Puppet
2 24 (9.88%) Nagios
3 18 (7.41%) SCCM
3 18 (7.41%) SCOM
4 14 (5.76%) Cacti
4 14 (5.76%) Graphite
4 14 (5.76%) logstash
4 14 (5.76%) ZABBIX
5 13 (5.35%) collectd
5 13 (5.35%) Ganglia
6 12 (4.94%) vRealize
7 11 (4.53%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (4.53%) SCVMM
8 9 (3.70%) Ansible
8 9 (3.70%) Windows Intune
9 7 (2.88%) Backup Exec
10 4 (1.65%) vMotion
10 4 (1.65%) WSUS
11 3 (1.23%) Oracle ZFS
11 3 (1.23%) Packer
Vendors
1 86 (35.39%) Cisco
2 71 (29.22%) Microsoft
3 40 (16.46%) Citrix
4 32 (13.17%) NetApp
4 32 (13.17%) Red Hat
5 29 (11.93%) IBM
6 24 (9.88%) Oracle
7 21 (8.64%) EMC
8 20 (8.23%) F5
8 20 (8.23%) HP
9 17 (7.00%) Dell
10 14 (5.76%) Splunk
11 9 (3.70%) Hitachi
11 9 (3.70%) RightScale
12 8 (3.29%) CA
12 8 (3.29%) Intel
13 7 (2.88%) Juniper
13 7 (2.88%) Veritas
14 6 (2.47%) Symantec
15 5 (2.06%) SAP
Berkshire
Boston Hale
Rate: £175 - £220 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IntaPeople
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £110 - £130 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
TDA Group
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Slough
aap3
Rate: £325 - £350 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago