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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 25 50 48
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware 123 83 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.58% 3.35% 3.56%
As % of the Vendors category 11.22% 6.61% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 43 45
Median daily rate £375 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+157.14% -31.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.81 £17.50 £21.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £19.25 £29.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.88 £21.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
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
1096 1255 1084
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.73% 50.63% 45.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 686 493
Median daily rate £401 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £228 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 61 47
Median hourly rate £12.75 £19.18 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.51% +9.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £33.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 27 September 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 27 £388 -2.51% 14
Bracknell +7 24 £425 +78.94% 7
Newbury +18 18 £275 -38.13% 1
Slough +16 18 £363 -18.53% 6
Maidenhead -1 7 £360 +12.50%
Windsor - 2 £525 - 1
Wokingham - 1 £410 - 3
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 129 (53.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 117 (48.55%) Windows
3 99 (41.08%) Linux
4 69 (28.63%) Cisco
5 68 (28.22%) Windows Server
6 66 (27.39%) Active Directory
7 65 (26.97%) DNS
8 60 (24.90%) Microsoft
9 53 (21.99%) vSphere
10 49 (20.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 49 (20.33%) SQL
11 47 (19.50%) Solaris
12 44 (18.26%) ITIL
12 44 (18.26%) Red Hat
13 43 (17.84%) LDAP
14 40 (16.60%) Java
15 35 (14.52%) Incident Management
15 35 (14.52%) Performance Monitoring
16 34 (14.11%) Data Centre
17 33 (13.69%) Change Management
17 33 (13.69%) Firewall
18 30 (12.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 29 (12.03%) Puppet
19 29 (12.03%) HP
20 28 (11.62%) EMC
21 27 (11.20%) Hyper-V
22 26 (10.79%) Cisco Nexus
22 26 (10.79%) NetApp
23 25 (10.37%) SAN
23 25 (10.37%) SQL Server

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 20 (8.30%) MS Exchange
2 12 (4.98%) Apache
3 10 (4.15%) Skype for Business
4 9 (3.73%) IIS
5 8 (3.32%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (2.90%) OpenStack
7 6 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (2.49%) iPlanet
7 6 (2.49%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.83%) Confluence
9 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.41%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.41%) nginx
9 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.41%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 11 (4.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.83%) MS Project
3 1 (0.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (4.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.47%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (7.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.73%) Office 365
4 4 (1.66%) IaaS
5 2 (0.83%) PaaS
5 2 (0.83%) SaaS
6 1 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.41%) IBM PureFlex
6 1 (0.41%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 65 (26.97%) DNS
2 43 (17.84%) LDAP
3 33 (13.69%) Firewall
4 26 (10.79%) Cisco Nexus
5 25 (10.37%) SAN
6 24 (9.96%) TCP/IP
7 22 (9.13%) LAN
8 20 (8.30%) WAN
9 17 (7.05%) DHCP
10 15 (6.22%) HTTP
10 15 (6.22%) SSL
11 12 (4.98%) FTP
12 10 (4.15%) Ethernet
13 9 (3.73%) Fibre Channel
14 8 (3.32%) Internet
14 8 (3.32%) SMTP
14 8 (3.32%) VPN
15 7 (2.90%) FCoE
15 7 (2.90%) MPLS
15 7 (2.90%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.37%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (4.98%) MySQL
4 9 (3.73%) Oracle Database
4 9 (3.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.24%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.41%) DB2
6 1 (0.41%) DTS
6 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.41%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (4.56%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (2.07%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.66%) MSI
4 3 (1.24%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.24%) JIRA
5 2 (0.83%) Maven
5 2 (0.83%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.41%) Ant
6 1 (0.41%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.41%) JUnit
6 1 (0.41%) Robot Framework
6 1 (0.41%) TestNG
General
1 24 (9.96%) Finance
2 21 (8.71%) Telecoms
3 17 (7.05%) Electronics
4 12 (4.98%) Manufacturing
4 12 (4.98%) Marketing
5 5 (2.07%) Publishing
6 3 (1.24%) Billing
7 2 (0.83%) Retail
8 1 (0.41%) Advertising
8 1 (0.41%) Banking
8 1 (0.41%) Law
8 1 (0.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 57 (23.65%) Support Engineer
2 54 (22.41%) Administrator
3 42 (17.43%) VMware Engineer
4 38 (15.77%) 3rd Line Support
5 37 (15.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 35 (14.52%) VMWare Administrator
7 31 (12.86%) VMware Support Engineer
8 30 (12.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 29 (12.03%) Solaris Engineer
10 26 (10.79%) Solaris Administrator
10 26 (10.79%) Solaris Support Engineer
11 24 (9.96%) Architect
12 22 (9.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 19 (7.88%) Consultant
13 19 (7.88%) Systems Administrator
14 18 (7.47%) Linux Administrator
15 13 (5.39%) Linux Engineer
15 13 (5.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 11 (4.56%) Infrastructure Architect
17 9 (3.73%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.81%) Web Services
2 12 (4.98%) HTML
3 11 (4.56%) CSS
4 8 (3.32%) JSP
5 6 (2.49%) J2EE
6 5 (2.07%) Middleware
6 5 (2.07%) REST
7 4 (1.66%) LAMP
8 3 (1.24%) JDBC
8 3 (1.24%) MSMQ
9 2 (0.83%) .NET
9 2 (0.83%) XML
10 1 (0.41%) 802.1X
10 1 (0.41%) Django
10 1 (0.41%) Kafka
10 1 (0.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 1 (0.41%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (0.41%) RESTful
10 1 (0.41%) XMPP
10 1 (0.41%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.11%) Data Centre
2 14 (5.81%) EMC VNX
3 10 (4.15%) FlexPod
4 7 (2.90%) Private Cloud
5 6 (2.49%) Clustering
5 6 (2.49%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.49%) e-Health
5 6 (2.49%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (2.49%) Replication
6 4 (1.66%) Enterprise Cloud
6 4 (1.66%) Fat Client
6 4 (1.66%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.66%) Public Cloud
6 4 (1.66%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.24%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.24%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.24%) PKI
8 2 (0.83%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (0.83%) User Experience
8 2 (0.83%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 117 (48.55%) Windows
2 99 (41.08%) Linux
3 68 (28.22%) Windows Server
4 49 (20.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (19.50%) Solaris
6 30 (12.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 25 (10.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (7.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (5.81%) Unix
10 13 (5.39%) Ubuntu
11 11 (4.56%) AIX
12 10 (4.15%) Data ONTAP
13 8 (3.32%) Android
14 7 (2.90%) SUSE
15 6 (2.49%) VMS
16 5 (2.07%) CentOS
17 3 (1.24%) Debian
17 3 (1.24%) Windows 10
17 3 (1.24%) Windows 7
18 2 (0.83%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (18.26%) ITIL
2 35 (14.52%) Incident Management
2 35 (14.52%) Performance Monitoring
3 33 (13.69%) Change Management
4 22 (9.13%) DevOps
5 18 (7.47%) Migration
6 12 (4.98%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (4.98%) Digital Marketing
6 12 (4.98%) High Availability
6 12 (4.98%) ITIL V3
6 12 (4.98%) Programme Management
6 12 (4.98%) Project Management
7 11 (4.56%) Configuration Management
8 8 (3.32%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (3.32%) Load Balancing
9 7 (2.90%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (2.90%) Data Centre Operations
9 7 (2.90%) Problem Management
9 7 (2.90%) Service Management
9 7 (2.90%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 49 (20.33%) SQL
2 40 (16.60%) Java
3 22 (9.13%) Perl
4 20 (8.30%) Python
5 19 (7.88%) Bash Shell
6 17 (7.05%) PowerShell
7 12 (4.98%) JavaScript
8 9 (3.73%) VB
9 7 (2.90%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.49%) PHP
11 5 (2.07%) Ruby
12 3 (1.24%) C
12 3 (1.24%) VBScript
13 2 (0.83%) C#
13 2 (0.83%) C++
14 1 (0.41%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 23 (9.54%) Security Cleared
2 22 (9.13%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (8.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 17 (7.05%) CCNA
5 15 (6.22%) CCNP
6 12 (4.98%) DV Cleared
7 11 (4.56%) Degree
8 10 (4.15%) RHCSA
9 9 (3.73%) RHCE
10 8 (3.32%) SC Cleared
11 6 (2.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (1.66%) MCP
12 4 (1.66%) NCDA
13 3 (1.24%) CCDA
13 3 (1.24%) MCSE
14 2 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
14 2 (0.83%) MCSA
15 1 (0.41%) CCIE
15 1 (0.41%) CCNP Voice
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.32%) SLA
2 6 (2.49%) JSP 440
2 6 (2.49%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.24%) HIPAA
3 3 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 129 (53.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 66 (27.39%) Active Directory
3 53 (21.99%) vSphere
4 27 (11.20%) Hyper-V
5 24 (9.96%) VMware ESX
6 15 (6.22%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (4.15%) NFS
8 7 (2.90%) XenApp
9 6 (2.49%) vCloud
10 5 (2.07%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (2.07%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (1.66%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (1.66%) Xen
12 3 (1.24%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (1.24%) XenServer
13 2 (0.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 2 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 1 (0.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 29 (12.03%) Puppet
2 15 (6.22%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (5.39%) NetBackup
4 12 (4.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 11 (4.56%) Nagios
5 11 (4.56%) SCCM
5 11 (4.56%) WSUS
6 10 (4.15%) EMC NetWorker
6 10 (4.15%) Norton AntiVirus
6 10 (4.15%) SCOM
7 8 (3.32%) Backup Exec
8 7 (2.90%) vRealize
9 6 (2.49%) AirWatch
9 6 (2.49%) CFEngine
10 5 (2.07%) Ansible
11 3 (1.24%) HP Data Protector
11 3 (1.24%) Oracle ZFS
11 3 (1.24%) ThinApp
12 2 (0.83%) NetVault Backup
12 2 (0.83%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 69 (28.63%) Cisco
2 60 (24.90%) Microsoft
3 44 (18.26%) Red Hat
4 29 (12.03%) HP
5 28 (11.62%) EMC
6 26 (10.79%) NetApp
7 22 (9.13%) Oracle
8 20 (8.30%) Citrix
9 17 (7.05%) Symantec
10 15 (6.22%) IBM
11 14 (5.81%) F5
12 12 (4.98%) SAP
13 9 (3.73%) Dell
14 7 (2.90%) CA
14 7 (2.90%) Hitachi
14 7 (2.90%) Veeam
15 6 (2.49%) BEA
15 6 (2.49%) MobileIron
15 6 (2.49%) Sun
16 5 (2.07%) CommVault
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