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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 29 55 35
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -20
Contract jobs citing VMware 68 32 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.50% 2.44% 4.47%
As % of the Vendors category 12.23% 6.00% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 11 27
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.13 £106.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.78% -83.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+6.32% -16.84%
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
556 533 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 44.95% 40.59% 41.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 262 195
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £201 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 41 48
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.50 £12.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +19.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.04 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £20.50 £27.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +14 46 £350 -12.50% 7
High Wycombe +3 5 - - 7
Marlow - 4 - -
Aylesbury - 3 £200 - 4
Buckingham - 1 - -
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware.

1 78 (72.90%) Windows
2 62 (57.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (42.06%) Microsoft
4 42 (39.25%) Active Directory
5 39 (36.45%) Citrix
6 38 (35.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 34 (31.78%) HP
8 33 (30.84%) Hyper-V
9 32 (29.91%) ITIL
10 31 (28.97%) Security Cleared
11 29 (27.10%) Windows Server 2003
11 29 (27.10%) Windows Server 2012
12 28 (26.17%) Data Centre
13 27 (25.23%) SQL Server
13 27 (25.23%) PowerShell
14 26 (24.30%) Cisco
15 25 (23.36%) SQL
15 25 (23.36%) SC Cleared
16 22 (20.56%) MS Exchange
17 21 (19.63%) vSphere
18 20 (18.69%) Finance
19 19 (17.76%) SAN
19 19 (17.76%) DV Cleared
20 18 (16.82%) XenApp
20 18 (16.82%) Clustering
20 18 (16.82%) UNIX
20 18 (16.82%) Linux
21 17 (15.89%) MS Excel
21 17 (15.89%) XenDesktop
21 17 (15.89%) SCCM

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (20.56%) MS Exchange
2 11 (10.28%) IIS
3 10 (9.35%) Lync
3 10 (9.35%) SharePoint
4 8 (7.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (7.48%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (4.67%) Apache
5 5 (4.67%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (15.89%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.41%) MS Office
3 3 (2.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (8.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.67%) Office 365
2 4 (3.74%) PaaS
2 4 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.76%) SAN
2 15 (14.02%) DNS
3 13 (12.15%) Firewall
4 11 (10.28%) DHCP
4 11 (10.28%) LAN
4 11 (10.28%) WAN
4 11 (10.28%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (7.48%) NetScaler
5 8 (7.48%) TCP/IP
6 6 (5.61%) VPN
6 6 (5.61%) SSL
6 6 (5.61%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (4.67%) SMTP
7 5 (4.67%) Wireshark
7 5 (4.67%) DWDM
8 4 (3.74%) Wireless
8 4 (3.74%) VoIP
8 4 (3.74%) BIG-IP
8 4 (3.74%) iSCSI
9 3 (2.80%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (25.23%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.67%) Hadoop
3 5 (4.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.74%) MySQL
4 4 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.74%) OLTP
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 20 (18.69%) Finance
2 5 (4.67%) Automotive
3 4 (3.74%) Banking
4 3 (2.80%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.80%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.87%) Retail
5 2 (1.87%) Local Government
6 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (14.95%) Architect
2 15 (14.02%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (9.35%) Support Engineer
3 10 (9.35%) Infrastructure Architect
4 9 (8.41%) Administrator
4 9 (8.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (7.48%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (7.48%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (6.54%) Linux Administrator
6 7 (6.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (6.54%) Consultant
7 6 (5.61%) Analyst
7 6 (5.61%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (4.67%) Citrix Specialist
9 4 (3.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.74%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.74%) Network Engineer
10 3 (2.80%) Technical Architect
10 3 (2.80%) Support Specialist
10 3 (2.80%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.74%) Web Services
1 4 (3.74%) X-Windows
2 3 (2.80%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.93%) .NET
3 1 (0.93%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 28 (26.17%) Data Centre
2 18 (16.82%) Clustering
3 6 (5.61%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.67%) HACMP
4 5 (4.67%) User Experience
4 5 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.74%) HP Storage
5 4 (3.74%) N-Tier
5 4 (3.74%) EMC VNX
6 3 (2.80%) EMC VNXe
6 3 (2.80%) HP StoreVirtual
6 3 (2.80%) Device Driver
6 3 (2.80%) LPAR
6 3 (2.80%) Blog
7 2 (1.87%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.87%) NHS
8 1 (0.93%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.93%) PMI
8 1 (0.93%) EPoS
8 1 (0.93%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 78 (72.90%) Windows
2 38 (35.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (27.10%) Windows Server 2003
3 29 (27.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (16.82%) UNIX
4 18 (16.82%) Linux
5 15 (14.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (6.54%) AIX
7 5 (4.67%) VMS
8 4 (3.74%) Ubuntu
8 4 (3.74%) CentOS
9 3 (2.80%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.80%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.87%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.87%) Windows NT
10 2 (1.87%) Solaris
10 2 (1.87%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.93%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.93%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (29.91%) ITIL
2 16 (14.95%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (14.95%) Migration
3 14 (13.08%) Change Management
4 12 (11.21%) Problem Management
5 11 (10.28%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (9.35%) Service Management
6 10 (9.35%) Service Delivery
7 9 (8.41%) CRM
7 9 (8.41%) Change Control
7 9 (8.41%) Capacity Management
7 9 (8.41%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (7.48%) Performance Analysis
8 8 (7.48%) Network Monitoring
9 7 (6.54%) TOGAF
10 6 (5.61%) ITSM
11 5 (4.67%) Project Management
11 5 (4.67%) Network Design
11 5 (4.67%) Incident Management
11 5 (4.67%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.23%) PowerShell
2 25 (23.36%) SQL
3 13 (12.15%) Shell Script
4 8 (7.48%) Perl
5 5 (4.67%) T-SQL
5 5 (4.67%) Python
6 3 (2.80%) AWK
6 3 (2.80%) sed
7 2 (1.87%) VB
8 1 (0.93%) VBScript
8 1 (0.93%) C
8 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 31 (28.97%) Security Cleared
2 25 (23.36%) SC Cleared
3 19 (17.76%) DV Cleared
4 8 (7.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (6.54%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (6.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (6.54%) MCSE
6 5 (4.67%) CCA
6 5 (4.67%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (3.74%) CCNP
7 4 (3.74%) VCP5
8 3 (2.80%) VCAP
8 3 (2.80%) CCEE
8 3 (2.80%) CCAA
8 3 (2.80%) CCIA
8 3 (2.80%) CCNA
8 3 (2.80%) CCDP
9 2 (1.87%) MCP
9 2 (1.87%) MCSA
9 2 (1.87%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.35%) SLA
2 3 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.80%) QA
3 1 (0.93%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 62 (57.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (39.25%) Active Directory
3 33 (30.84%) Hyper-V
4 21 (19.63%) vSphere
5 18 (16.82%) XenApp
6 17 (15.89%) XenDesktop
7 15 (14.02%) VMware ESX
8 7 (6.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 6 (5.61%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (4.67%) HDFS
10 5 (4.67%) Veritas File System
11 4 (3.74%) NFS
11 4 (3.74%) UAG
12 2 (1.87%) Firmware
12 2 (1.87%) GPFS
12 2 (1.87%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.93%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.93%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.93%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 17 (15.89%) SCCM
2 11 (10.28%) SCOM
2 11 (10.28%) OVSD
3 9 (8.41%) EMC VPLEX
4 8 (7.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 7 (6.54%) WSUS
6 5 (4.67%) XenMobile
6 5 (4.67%) AirWatch
6 5 (4.67%) Zenoss
6 5 (4.67%) OpenView
6 5 (4.67%) Nagios
7 3 (2.80%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (2.80%) Backup Exec
7 3 (2.80%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (1.87%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.93%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 1 (0.93%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.93%) Control-M
Vendors
1 45 (42.06%) Microsoft
2 39 (36.45%) Citrix
3 34 (31.78%) HP
4 26 (24.30%) Cisco
5 15 (14.02%) Symantec
6 14 (13.08%) NetApp
6 14 (13.08%) Red Hat
7 13 (12.15%) EMC
8 10 (9.35%) Oracle
8 10 (9.35%) F5
9 9 (8.41%) Brocade
10 8 (7.48%) AppSense
11 7 (6.54%) Veritas
12 6 (5.61%) CheckPoint
12 6 (5.61%) McAfee
12 6 (5.61%) IBM
12 6 (5.61%) 3PAR
13 5 (4.67%) Splunk
13 5 (4.67%) Lumension
14 4 (3.74%) Intel
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Rate: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum 6 Month Fixed Term Contract with opt
Posted: 10 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Davanti Solutions
Rate: From £250 to £300 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £90 - £110 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Isotrak Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day 3 - 6 month contract (initially)
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
McAfee
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago