The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 39 32 62
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +30
Contract jobs citing VMware 33 69 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.59% 5.62% 2.18%
As % of the Vendors category 7.32% 12.26% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 34 10
Median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £248 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £23.00 £17.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +34.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +10.52%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Vendors Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
451 563 518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 49.02% 45.88% 40.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 263 257
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 28 40
Median hourly rate £10.00 £12.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £26.00 £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Milton Keynes -15 19 £425 +21.42% 7
Aylesbury -7 3 - - 3
Amersham - 1 - -
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for VMware.

1 54 (65.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (56.10%) Windows
3 38 (46.34%) Microsoft
4 33 (40.24%) Active Directory
5 25 (30.49%) ITIL
6 22 (26.83%) Linux
6 22 (26.83%) SAN
6 22 (26.83%) NetApp
7 19 (23.17%) Citrix
7 19 (23.17%) HP
8 18 (21.95%) Finance
8 18 (21.95%) Security Cleared
9 16 (19.51%) SC Cleared
10 15 (18.29%) SCOM
11 14 (17.07%) Firewall
11 14 (17.07%) MS Exchange
11 14 (17.07%) SQL
11 14 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (15.85%) Virtual Environments
12 13 (15.85%) Virtual Machines
12 13 (15.85%) Cisco
13 12 (14.63%) NFS
13 12 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (14.63%) SharePoint
13 12 (14.63%) iSCSI
14 11 (13.41%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (13.41%) Hyper-V
14 11 (13.41%) LAN
14 11 (13.41%) MS Excel
14 11 (13.41%) MS Office

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 14 (17.07%) MS Exchange
2 12 (14.63%) SharePoint
3 8 (9.76%) Skype for Business
4 5 (6.10%) Apache
5 4 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.66%) IIS
7 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (13.41%) MS Excel
1 11 (13.41%) MS Office
2 1 (1.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.10%) Office 365
2 4 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (4.88%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.66%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (3.66%) CloudFront
4 2 (2.44%) IaaS
4 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.44%) SaaS
5 1 (1.22%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (1.22%) AWS OpsWorks
5 1 (1.22%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 22 (26.83%) SAN
2 14 (17.07%) Firewall
3 12 (14.63%) iSCSI
4 11 (13.41%) LAN
5 9 (10.98%) Internet
5 9 (10.98%) WAN
6 8 (9.76%) Network Security
7 7 (8.54%) DNS
7 7 (8.54%) VPN
8 4 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (4.88%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (3.66%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (3.66%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (3.66%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (3.66%) Kerberos
9 3 (3.66%) Wireless
10 1 (1.22%) Cisco Wireless
10 1 (1.22%) NAS
10 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.22%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.20%) SQL Server
1 10 (12.20%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (12.20%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (4.88%) MySQL
3 1 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.22%) Couchbase
3 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) CircleCI
1 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.22%) Travis CI
General
1 18 (21.95%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Marketing
3 2 (2.44%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.44%) Automotive
3 2 (2.44%) Banking
3 2 (2.44%) Electronics
3 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (12.20%) Architect
1 10 (12.20%) Server Engineer
2 9 (10.98%) SAN Specialist
2 9 (10.98%) Server Specialist
2 9 (10.98%) Wintel Server Specialist
2 9 (10.98%) Wintel Specialist
3 8 (9.76%) Active Directory Engineer
3 8 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (9.76%) VMware Specialist
3 8 (9.76%) Wintel Engineer
4 7 (8.54%) Active Directory Specialist
4 7 (8.54%) Project Manager
4 7 (8.54%) SAN Engineer
4 7 (8.54%) Storage Specialist
4 7 (8.54%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 6 (7.32%) Consultant
5 6 (7.32%) Exchange Specialist
5 6 (7.32%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (6.10%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (6.10%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.88%) LAMP
2 2 (2.44%) .NET
3 1 (1.22%) Akka
3 1 (1.22%) COM
3 1 (1.22%) Kafka
3 1 (1.22%) Play Framework
3 1 (1.22%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.66%) Data Centre
1 3 (3.66%) Driving Licence
1 3 (3.66%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.22%) Clustering
2 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.22%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.22%) HP Storage
2 1 (1.22%) iPhone
2 1 (1.22%) PKI
2 1 (1.22%) Statistics
2 1 (1.22%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 46 (56.10%) Windows
2 22 (26.83%) Linux
3 14 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (13.41%) Windows Server
4 11 (13.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (8.54%) Data ONTAP
7 6 (7.32%) CentOS
8 5 (6.10%) Ubuntu
8 5 (6.10%) Windows 7
9 4 (4.88%) Debian
9 4 (4.88%) Unix
10 3 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (3.66%) Windows 8
11 2 (2.44%) Solaris
11 2 (2.44%) Windows 10
12 1 (1.22%) CoreOS
12 1 (1.22%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.49%) ITIL
2 13 (15.85%) Virtual Environments
3 11 (13.41%) Capacity Management
3 11 (13.41%) Migration
3 11 (13.41%) Project Management
4 10 (12.20%) Service Management
5 7 (8.54%) Load Balancing
6 6 (7.32%) ITSM
6 6 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (7.32%) PRINCE2
7 5 (6.10%) High Availability
7 5 (6.10%) ITIL V3
7 5 (6.10%) Line Management
7 5 (6.10%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (4.88%) Asset Management
8 4 (4.88%) Software Asset Management
9 3 (3.66%) Configuration Management
9 3 (3.66%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.66%) Network Design
9 3 (3.66%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.07%) SQL
2 6 (7.32%) Java
3 5 (6.10%) PHP
4 4 (4.88%) Perl
5 2 (2.44%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.44%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (21.95%) Security Cleared
2 16 (19.51%) SC Cleared
3 12 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (10.98%) MCSE
5 8 (9.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (6.10%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (4.88%) DV Cleared
8 3 (3.66%) CCSE
8 3 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (3.66%) Degree
8 3 (3.66%) MCSA
8 3 (3.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (2.44%) CCAA
9 2 (2.44%) CCENT
9 2 (2.44%) CCIE
9 2 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (2.44%) Dell Certification
10 1 (1.22%) CCNP
10 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (1.22%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.66%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 54 (65.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (40.24%) Active Directory
3 13 (15.85%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (14.63%) NFS
5 11 (13.41%) Hyper-V
6 7 (8.54%) XenApp
7 6 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (6.10%) VMware ESX
9 4 (4.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (4.88%) Postfix
9 4 (4.88%) vSphere
10 2 (2.44%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (2.44%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (1.22%) Docker
11 1 (1.22%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (1.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (18.29%) SCOM
2 6 (7.32%) OVSD
3 4 (4.88%) SCCM
4 2 (2.44%) Linux-HA
4 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.22%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.22%) Mesos
5 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.22%) Puppet
5 1 (1.22%) SCSM
Vendors
1 38 (46.34%) Microsoft
2 22 (26.83%) NetApp
3 19 (23.17%) Citrix
3 19 (23.17%) HP
4 13 (15.85%) Cisco
5 9 (10.98%) CommVault
6 8 (9.76%) CheckPoint
6 8 (9.76%) Juniper
6 8 (9.76%) Red Hat
7 7 (8.54%) EMC
8 6 (7.32%) Blue Coat
8 6 (7.32%) Oracle
9 5 (6.10%) 3PAR
10 4 (4.88%) F5
11 3 (3.66%) ServiceNow
11 3 (3.66%) Symantec
12 2 (2.44%) Brocade
12 2 (2.44%) Dell
12 2 (2.44%) SAP
12 2 (2.44%) Veeam