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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 41 35 38
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs citing VMware 34 61 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.62% 4.99% 3.50%
As % of the Vendors category 7.42% 11.15% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 27 20
Median daily rate £400 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £422 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £26.00 £17.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +51.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+29.54% +17.33%
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
458 547 524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 48.78% 44.76% 40.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 241 266
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £217 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 28 38
Median hourly rate £10.12 £22.50 £15.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.03% +44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.13 £40.00 £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -2 19 £410 +17.14% 7
Aylesbury -3 3 - - 3
High Wycombe +2 1 £405 - 2
Buckingham +1 1 £300 -
Amersham - 1 - -
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 55 (65.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (50.00%) Windows
3 35 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 31 (36.90%) Active Directory
5 24 (28.57%) SAN
6 22 (26.19%) Linux
7 21 (25.00%) ITIL
8 19 (22.62%) NetApp
8 19 (22.62%) Citrix
8 19 (22.62%) Finance
9 18 (21.43%) Firewall
9 18 (21.43%) HP
10 17 (20.24%) Cisco
11 15 (17.86%) SQL
11 15 (17.86%) MS Exchange
11 15 (17.86%) Security Cleared
12 14 (16.67%) Migration
12 14 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
13 13 (15.48%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (15.48%) SC Cleared
13 13 (15.48%) SCOM
13 13 (15.48%) Hyper-V
14 12 (14.29%) LAN
14 12 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (13.10%) SharePoint
15 11 (13.10%) EMC
15 11 (13.10%) Red Hat
15 11 (13.10%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (13.10%) Windows Server

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 15 (17.86%) MS Exchange
2 11 (13.10%) SharePoint
3 8 (9.52%) Skype for Business
4 6 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (5.95%) Apache
6 4 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (3.57%) IIS
8 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.52%) MS Office
3 1 (1.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.95%) Office 365
2 4 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (4.76%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.57%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (3.57%) CloudFront
4 2 (2.38%) IaaS
4 2 (2.38%) SaaS
5 1 (1.19%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (1.19%) AWS OpsWorks
5 1 (1.19%) Heroku
5 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (28.57%) SAN
2 18 (21.43%) Firewall
3 12 (14.29%) LAN
4 10 (11.90%) Network Security
5 9 (10.71%) iSCSI
6 8 (9.52%) Internet
6 8 (9.52%) WAN
7 7 (8.33%) VPN
8 6 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (7.14%) DNS
9 5 (5.95%) Cisco PIX
9 5 (5.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 5 (5.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (3.57%) Broadband
10 3 (3.57%) Kerberos
10 3 (3.57%) Wireless
11 1 (1.19%) ATM
11 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
11 1 (1.19%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.71%) SQL Server
1 9 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
1 9 (10.71%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (4.76%) MySQL
3 1 (1.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.19%) Couchbase
3 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.19%) CircleCI
1 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.19%) Travis CI
General
1 19 (22.62%) Finance
2 4 (4.76%) Marketing
3 2 (2.38%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.38%) Automotive
3 2 (2.38%) Banking
3 2 (2.38%) Electronics
3 2 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (10.71%) Administrator
1 9 (10.71%) Architect
1 9 (10.71%) SAN Specialist
1 9 (10.71%) Server Engineer
1 9 (10.71%) Server Specialist
1 9 (10.71%) Wintel Server Specialist
1 9 (10.71%) Wintel Specialist
2 8 (9.52%) Active Directory Engineer
2 8 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (9.52%) Wintel Engineer
3 7 (8.33%) Consultant
3 7 (8.33%) SAN Engineer
3 7 (8.33%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 6 (7.14%) Active Directory Specialist
4 6 (7.14%) Exchange Specialist
4 6 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 6 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (7.14%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.76%) LAMP
2 2 (2.38%) .NET
3 1 (1.19%) Akka
3 1 (1.19%) COM
3 1 (1.19%) Kafka
3 1 (1.19%) Play Framework
3 1 (1.19%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.95%) Clustering
3 4 (4.76%) HACMP
4 3 (3.57%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.57%) LPAR
4 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.57%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.19%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.19%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.19%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.19%) iPhone
5 1 (1.19%) Statistics
5 1 (1.19%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.19%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 42 (50.00%) Windows
2 22 (26.19%) Linux
3 14 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (13.10%) Windows Server
5 11 (13.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (9.52%) Unix
7 6 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (5.95%) CentOS
8 5 (5.95%) Ubuntu
8 5 (5.95%) Windows 7
9 4 (4.76%) AIX
9 4 (4.76%) Data ONTAP
9 4 (4.76%) Debian
9 4 (4.76%) Windows 8
10 3 (3.57%) VMS
10 3 (3.57%) Windows 10
11 2 (2.38%) Solaris
12 1 (1.19%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.00%) ITIL
2 14 (16.67%) Migration
3 10 (11.90%) Capacity Management
3 10 (11.90%) Project Management
3 10 (11.90%) Service Management
4 9 (10.71%) High Availability
4 9 (10.71%) Virtual Environments
5 7 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (8.33%) Load Balancing
6 6 (7.14%) ITSM
6 6 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (5.95%) Data Migration
7 5 (5.95%) ITIL V3
7 5 (5.95%) Line Management
7 5 (5.95%) PRINCE2
8 4 (4.76%) Asset Management
8 4 (4.76%) Change Management
8 4 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (4.76%) Software Asset Management
8 4 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.86%) SQL
2 8 (9.52%) Perl
3 6 (7.14%) Java
4 5 (5.95%) PHP
5 4 (4.76%) AWK
5 4 (4.76%) sed
5 4 (4.76%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.38%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 13 (15.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (15.48%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.52%) MCSE
3 8 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (5.95%) CCSE
4 5 (5.95%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.95%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (5.95%) MCSA
5 4 (4.76%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.57%) CCIE
6 3 (3.57%) Degree
7 2 (2.38%) CCAA
7 2 (2.38%) CCENT
7 2 (2.38%) CCNA
7 2 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.38%) Dell Certification
7 2 (2.38%) MCP
7 2 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.19%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.76%) SLA
3 3 (3.57%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 55 (65.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (36.90%) Active Directory
3 14 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
4 13 (15.48%) Hyper-V
5 9 (10.71%) NFS
5 9 (10.71%) VMware ESX
6 7 (8.33%) XenApp
7 6 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (4.76%) Postfix
8 4 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 4 (4.76%) Veritas File System
9 3 (3.57%) vSphere
10 2 (2.38%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (1.19%) Docker
11 1 (1.19%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (1.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (15.48%) SCOM
2 6 (7.14%) OVSD
2 6 (7.14%) SCCM
3 2 (2.38%) Linux-HA
3 2 (2.38%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.19%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.19%) Mesos
4 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.19%) Puppet
4 1 (1.19%) SCSM
Vendors
1 35 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 19 (22.62%) Citrix
2 19 (22.62%) NetApp
3 18 (21.43%) HP
4 17 (20.24%) Cisco
5 11 (13.10%) EMC
5 11 (13.10%) Red Hat
6 10 (11.90%) CheckPoint
7 9 (10.71%) CommVault
8 8 (9.52%) 3PAR
8 8 (9.52%) Juniper
9 7 (8.33%) Symantec
10 6 (7.14%) Blue Coat
10 6 (7.14%) F5
10 6 (7.14%) Oracle
11 5 (5.95%) IBM
12 4 (4.76%) Veritas
13 3 (3.57%) ServiceNow
14 2 (2.38%) Rackspace
14 2 (2.38%) Veeam