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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 44 50 36
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Contract jobs citing VMware 33 28 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.56% 2.80% 4.92%
As % of the Vendors category 7.97% 6.71% 10.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 25
Median daily rate £393 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.73% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £281 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £370
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £24.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +8.88%

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
414 417 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 44.71% 41.74% 46.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 213 276
Median daily rate £388 £386 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.32% +10.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 17
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.92% +12.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.12 £10.59 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.85 £60.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 +3 29 £398 +7.50%
Marlow +1 2 £300 -
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 47 (67.14%) Windows
2 44 (62.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 28 (40.00%) ITIL
5 24 (34.29%) Active Directory
5 24 (34.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (32.86%) Security Cleared
7 22 (31.43%) SC Cleared
7 22 (31.43%) Linux
7 22 (31.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 21 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (30.00%) Windows Server
9 19 (27.14%) Hyper-V
10 18 (25.71%) Cisco
11 17 (24.29%) Data Centre
12 16 (22.86%) HP
12 16 (22.86%) Red Hat
13 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
13 15 (21.43%) Capacity Management
13 15 (21.43%) PowerShell
14 14 (20.00%) MS Exchange
15 13 (18.57%) LAN
15 13 (18.57%) DNS
15 13 (18.57%) Change Management
15 13 (18.57%) CentOS
15 13 (18.57%) IaaS
16 12 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 12 (17.14%) DV Cleared
16 12 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
16 12 (17.14%) DHCP

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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (15.71%) Skype for Business
3 10 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (8.57%) IIS
6 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.43%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
2 10 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.57%) IaaS
2 5 (7.14%) SaaS
3 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.86%) IBM PureFlex
4 2 (2.86%) Office 365
5 1 (1.43%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.57%) DNS
1 13 (18.57%) LAN
2 12 (17.14%) DHCP
3 11 (15.71%) Firewall
3 11 (15.71%) WAN
4 9 (12.86%) SAN
5 4 (5.71%) BIG-IP
5 4 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (5.71%) Skype
5 4 (5.71%) SMTP
6 2 (2.86%) NAS
6 2 (2.86%) Network Security
6 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.86%) VPN
7 1 (1.43%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.43%) HTTP
7 1 (1.43%) IPsec
7 1 (1.43%) SSL
7 1 (1.43%) Wireless
7 1 (1.43%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.43%) Big Data
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) MSI
General
1 7 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) Retail
3 1 (1.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (12.86%) Analyst
3 7 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) Architect
4 6 (8.57%) VMware Specialist
5 5 (7.14%) Administrator
5 5 (7.14%) Automation Specialist
5 5 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.14%) Wintel Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Active Directory Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Active Directory Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Data Centre Specialist
6 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (5.71%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) VMWare Administrator
6 4 (5.71%) Wintel Administrator
6 4 (5.71%) Wintel Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.29%) Messaging Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.29%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.29%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.00%) Clustering
3 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.71%) Replication
4 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.43%) CMDB
5 1 (1.43%) PKI
5 1 (1.43%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 47 (67.14%) Windows
2 24 (34.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (31.43%) Linux
4 21 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 21 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (18.57%) CentOS
7 12 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (11.43%) Unix
9 4 (5.71%) Android
10 3 (4.29%) AIX
11 1 (1.43%) Solaris
11 1 (1.43%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.43%) Windows NT
11 1 (1.43%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (40.00%) ITIL
2 15 (21.43%) Capacity Management
3 13 (18.57%) Change Management
4 11 (15.71%) ITIL V2
5 10 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (11.43%) ITIL V3
6 8 (11.43%) Service Management
7 7 (10.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 7 (10.00%) ITSM
7 7 (10.00%) Migration
7 7 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
8 6 (8.57%) Project Management
8 6 (8.57%) Service Delivery
9 4 (5.71%) Data Centre Operations
9 4 (5.71%) Mobile Device Management
9 4 (5.71%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 4 (5.71%) Server Virtualisation
9 4 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.71%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.14%) VB
3 4 (5.71%) SQL
4 1 (1.43%) C
4 1 (1.43%) C#
4 1 (1.43%) Java
4 1 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (32.86%) Security Cleared
2 22 (31.43%) SC Cleared
2 22 (31.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (17.14%) DV Cleared
3 12 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (8.57%) CCNA
4 6 (8.57%) CCNP
4 6 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (8.57%) MCSA
4 6 (8.57%) MCSE
5 4 (5.71%) MCP
6 2 (2.86%) VCP5
7 1 (1.43%) CCA
7 1 (1.43%) CCAA
7 1 (1.43%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.43%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.43%) ISO19770
System Software
1 44 (62.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (34.29%) Active Directory
3 19 (27.14%) Hyper-V
4 11 (15.71%) vCloud
4 11 (15.71%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (14.29%) vSphere
6 8 (11.43%) Docker
7 7 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (8.57%) ISA Server
9 5 (7.14%) Forefront TMG
9 5 (7.14%) UAG
10 4 (5.71%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (4.29%) Firmware
12 2 (2.86%) PowerHA
12 2 (2.86%) VMware ESX
12 2 (2.86%) XenApp
12 2 (2.86%) XenDesktop
13 1 (1.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (1.43%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (14.29%) SCCM
2 8 (11.43%) NetBackup
2 8 (11.43%) Puppet
2 8 (11.43%) vRealize
3 5 (7.14%) Backup Exec
3 5 (7.14%) SCOM
4 4 (5.71%) AirWatch
4 4 (5.71%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (5.71%) vMotion
4 4 (5.71%) WSUS
5 3 (4.29%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.43%) AppDNA
7 1 (1.43%) EdgeSight
7 1 (1.43%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.43%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (1.43%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.43%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 35 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (25.71%) Cisco
3 16 (22.86%) HP
3 16 (22.86%) Red Hat
4 11 (15.71%) Symantec
5 8 (11.43%) Citrix
6 7 (10.00%) Forcepoint
7 6 (8.57%) Dell
7 6 (8.57%) NetApp
8 5 (7.14%) EMC
8 5 (7.14%) Veeam
9 4 (5.71%) 3PAR
9 4 (5.71%) CheckPoint
9 4 (5.71%) F5
9 4 (5.71%) IBM
9 4 (5.71%) MobileIron
10 3 (4.29%) Oracle
10 3 (4.29%) Remedy
10 3 (4.29%) SAP
10 3 (4.29%) Veritas