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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 22 44 53
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +9
Contract jobs citing VMware 143 92 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.29% 3.53% 3.01%
As % of the Vendors category 12.22% 6.87% 6.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 48 33
Median daily rate £375 £378 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +16.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 2
Median hourly rate £43.28 £18.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.94% -11.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.50 £21.63
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -0.57%
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
1170 1340 1111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.50% 51.40% 45.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 579 714 502
Median daily rate £413 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 64 37
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.38 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £33.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +10 29 £401 +1.39% 16
Slough +17 25 £363 -12.12% 4
Newbury +14 25 £275 -20.28% 3
Bracknell +4 23 £388 +35.37% 4
Windsor - 7 £500 -
Maidenhead -2 5 £360 +2.85% 1
Wokingham -10 1 £410 +32.25% 3
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 135 (52.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 119 (46.12%) Windows
3 116 (44.96%) Linux
4 89 (34.50%) Cisco
5 73 (28.29%) vSphere
6 67 (25.97%) Windows Server
7 60 (23.26%) DNS
8 58 (22.48%) Microsoft
9 57 (22.09%) Active Directory
9 57 (22.09%) ITIL
10 46 (17.83%) Windows Server 2008
11 45 (17.44%) Solaris
11 45 (17.44%) SQL
11 45 (17.44%) Red Hat
12 44 (17.05%) Firewall
12 44 (17.05%) Data Centre
13 42 (16.28%) Java
14 39 (15.12%) LDAP
15 35 (13.57%) Puppet
16 34 (13.18%) Cisco Nexus
16 34 (13.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 34 (13.18%) NetApp
17 32 (12.40%) Change Management
17 32 (12.40%) SAN
17 32 (12.40%) Cisco Certification
17 32 (12.40%) Incident Management
18 31 (12.02%) Performance Monitoring
18 31 (12.02%) EMC
19 30 (11.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 29 (11.24%) HP

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 23 (8.91%) MS Exchange
2 12 (4.65%) OpenStack
3 11 (4.26%) Apache
4 10 (3.88%) Skype for Business
5 9 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (3.10%) IIS
7 7 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (2.71%) WebLogic
8 6 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (2.33%) iPlanet
9 5 (1.94%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.55%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.78%) Confluence
11 2 (0.78%) JBoss
11 2 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.39%) Drupal
12 1 (0.39%) nginx
12 1 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.39%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (5.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.78%) MS Office
2 2 (0.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (3.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.43%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.94%) Office 365
3 3 (1.16%) IaaS
4 2 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.78%) SaaS
5 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.39%) CloudBees
5 1 (0.39%) IBM PureFlex
5 1 (0.39%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 60 (23.26%) DNS
2 44 (17.05%) Firewall
3 39 (15.12%) LDAP
4 34 (13.18%) Cisco Nexus
5 32 (12.40%) SAN
6 26 (10.08%) TCP/IP
7 20 (7.75%) LAN
8 18 (6.98%) WAN
9 17 (6.59%) DHCP
10 16 (6.20%) Fibre Channel
11 15 (5.81%) Ethernet
12 13 (5.04%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (5.04%) SSL
13 12 (4.65%) HTTP
14 10 (3.88%) FCoE
14 10 (3.88%) SMTP
15 9 (3.49%) FTP
15 9 (3.49%) VoIP
15 9 (3.49%) VPN
16 7 (2.71%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (9.69%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.20%) MySQL
3 11 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (3.49%) Oracle Database
4 9 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.16%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.39%) DB2
8 1 (0.39%) DTS
8 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (5.43%) Sonatype Nexus
2 7 (2.71%) Jenkins
3 6 (2.33%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.94%) JIRA
5 4 (1.55%) Maven
5 4 (1.55%) MSI
6 2 (0.78%) Ant
6 2 (0.78%) Robot Framework
6 2 (0.78%) Subversion
6 2 (0.78%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.39%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.39%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.39%) Serena SBM
7 1 (0.39%) Vagrant
General
1 20 (7.75%) Finance
2 19 (7.36%) Telecoms
3 14 (5.43%) Electronics
4 9 (3.49%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.49%) Marketing
5 5 (1.94%) Publishing
6 3 (1.16%) Billing
7 2 (0.78%) Legal
7 2 (0.78%) Retail
8 1 (0.39%) Advertising
8 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (23.64%) Support Engineer
2 53 (20.54%) Administrator
3 49 (18.99%) VMware Engineer
4 35 (13.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 34 (13.18%) 3rd Line Support
6 31 (12.02%) VMWare Administrator
6 31 (12.02%) VMware Support Engineer
7 28 (10.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 26 (10.08%) Solaris Engineer
9 24 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 23 (8.91%) Solaris Administrator
10 23 (8.91%) Solaris Support Engineer
11 21 (8.14%) Architect
11 21 (8.14%) Consultant
12 18 (6.98%) Linux Administrator
12 18 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
13 13 (5.04%) Linux Engineer
13 13 (5.04%) NetApp Engineer
14 12 (4.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 12 (4.65%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.65%) Web Services
2 10 (3.88%) HTML
3 9 (3.49%) CSS
4 8 (3.10%) JSP
5 6 (2.33%) J2EE
5 6 (2.33%) Middleware
6 5 (1.94%) REST
7 4 (1.55%) .NET
8 3 (1.16%) JDBC
8 3 (1.16%) LAMP
8 3 (1.16%) MSMQ
8 3 (1.16%) Node.js
9 2 (0.78%) RESTful
9 2 (0.78%) XML
9 2 (0.78%) YAML
10 1 (0.39%) ActiveMQ
10 1 (0.39%) jQuery
10 1 (0.39%) MAPI
10 1 (0.39%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (0.39%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (17.05%) Data Centre
2 20 (7.75%) FlexPod
3 15 (5.81%) EMC VNX
4 9 (3.49%) e-Health
4 9 (3.49%) Replication
5 8 (3.10%) Private Cloud
6 7 (2.71%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.71%) Driving Licence
7 6 (2.33%) Enterprise Cloud
8 4 (1.55%) Clustering
8 4 (1.55%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.55%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.16%) EqualLogic
9 3 (1.16%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.16%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.16%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.78%) User Experience
10 2 (0.78%) VCE vBlock
10 2 (0.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 119 (46.12%) Windows
2 116 (44.96%) Linux
3 67 (25.97%) Windows Server
4 46 (17.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 45 (17.44%) Solaris
6 34 (13.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 23 (8.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (7.75%) Unix
9 19 (7.36%) Data ONTAP
10 17 (6.59%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (4.65%) Ubuntu
12 10 (3.88%) AIX
13 9 (3.49%) CentOS
13 9 (3.49%) SUSE
14 6 (2.33%) Android
14 6 (2.33%) VMS
15 3 (1.16%) Debian
16 2 (0.78%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.78%) Windows 10
16 2 (0.78%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (22.09%) ITIL
2 32 (12.40%) Change Management
2 32 (12.40%) Incident Management
3 31 (12.02%) Performance Monitoring
4 27 (10.47%) DevOps
5 19 (7.36%) Migration
6 14 (5.43%) Configuration Management
7 13 (5.04%) ITIL V3
8 12 (4.65%) High Availability
8 12 (4.65%) Project Management
9 10 (3.88%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (3.88%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 9 (3.49%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (3.49%) Digital Marketing
10 9 (3.49%) Problem Management
10 9 (3.49%) Programme Management
10 9 (3.49%) Service Management
11 8 (3.10%) Load Balancing
12 7 (2.71%) Data Centre Operations
12 7 (2.71%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 45 (17.44%) SQL
2 42 (16.28%) Java
3 28 (10.85%) Python
4 26 (10.08%) Perl
5 22 (8.53%) PowerShell
6 17 (6.59%) Bash Shell
7 11 (4.26%) Ruby
8 10 (3.88%) JavaScript
9 9 (3.49%) VB
10 5 (1.94%) C
10 5 (1.94%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.55%) C#
11 4 (1.55%) C++
11 4 (1.55%) PHP
12 3 (1.16%) VBScript
13 1 (0.39%) C-shell
13 1 (0.39%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 32 (12.40%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (11.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 25 (9.69%) Security Cleared
4 22 (8.53%) CCNP
5 21 (8.14%) CCNA
6 14 (5.43%) SC Cleared
7 12 (4.65%) Degree
8 10 (3.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (3.88%) NCDA
9 9 (3.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 9 (3.49%) RHCE
9 9 (3.49%) RHCSA
10 8 (3.10%) DV Cleared
11 7 (2.71%) MCP
12 6 (2.33%) MCSA
13 3 (1.16%) CCDA
13 3 (1.16%) MCSE
14 2 (0.78%) CCENT
14 2 (0.78%) DBS Check
14 2 (0.78%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.49%) PCI DSS
2 8 (3.10%) SLA
3 6 (2.33%) JSP 440
4 4 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.16%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 135 (52.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 73 (28.29%) vSphere
3 57 (22.09%) Active Directory
4 25 (9.69%) Hyper-V
5 20 (7.75%) VMware ESX
6 17 (6.59%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (5.04%) NFS
8 8 (3.10%) vCloud
9 6 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (2.33%) XenApp
10 5 (1.94%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (1.55%) XenServer
12 3 (1.16%) Docker
12 3 (1.16%) KVM
12 3 (1.16%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (1.16%) Xen
12 3 (1.16%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.39%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 35 (13.57%) Puppet
2 19 (7.36%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (6.59%) Nagios
4 12 (4.65%) NetBackup
4 12 (4.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 11 (4.26%) EMC NetWorker
6 10 (3.88%) Backup Exec
6 10 (3.88%) Norton AntiVirus
6 10 (3.88%) SCCM
6 10 (3.88%) vRealize
6 10 (3.88%) WSUS
7 9 (3.49%) SCOM
8 8 (3.10%) Ansible
9 6 (2.33%) AirWatch
9 6 (2.33%) CFEngine
10 3 (1.16%) HP Data Protector
10 3 (1.16%) Oracle ZFS
10 3 (1.16%) ThinApp
11 2 (0.78%) OpenNMS
11 2 (0.78%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 89 (34.50%) Cisco
2 58 (22.48%) Microsoft
3 45 (17.44%) Red Hat
4 34 (13.18%) NetApp
5 31 (12.02%) EMC
6 29 (11.24%) HP
7 25 (9.69%) IBM
7 25 (9.69%) Oracle
8 21 (8.14%) Citrix
9 19 (7.36%) Symantec
10 12 (4.65%) F5
11 11 (4.26%) Hitachi
12 10 (3.88%) CA
12 10 (3.88%) Dell
13 9 (3.49%) SAP
14 7 (2.71%) Veeam
15 6 (2.33%) BEA
15 6 (2.33%) CommVault
15 6 (2.33%) MobileIron
15 6 (2.33%) Sun
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