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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 36 52 31
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -21
Contract jobs citing VMware 49 39 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.61% 2.96% 5.61%
As % of the Vendors category 10.77% 6.72% 13.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 14 25
Median daily rate £420 £403 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +34.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £256 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £538 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 1
Median hourly rate £22.50 £28.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.64% +154.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £23.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.63% +11.90%
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
455 580 510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 42.76% 44.04% 42.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 245 239
Median daily rate £420 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £224 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 28 35
Median hourly rate £15.20 £25.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.20% +92.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.96 £9.00 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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 1 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram 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 1 May 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 +16 36 £425 +17.24% 5
High Wycombe +7 5 £375 - 4
Marlow - 4 £325 - 2
Buckingham - 1 £300 -
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (70.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (59.74%) Windows
3 39 (50.65%) Microsoft
4 34 (44.16%) Active Directory
5 26 (33.77%) SAN
6 23 (29.87%) SQL
7 22 (28.57%) MS Exchange
8 21 (27.27%) Citrix
9 17 (22.08%) HP
9 17 (22.08%) ITIL
9 17 (22.08%) Security Cleared
9 17 (22.08%) Hyper-V
10 16 (20.78%) Linux
10 16 (20.78%) Windows Server
11 15 (19.48%) NetApp
11 15 (19.48%) Migration
12 14 (18.18%) SharePoint
12 14 (18.18%) Oracle
12 14 (18.18%) SQL Server
12 14 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (16.88%) EMC
13 13 (16.88%) Cisco
13 13 (16.88%) Finance
14 12 (15.58%) Firewall
14 12 (15.58%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (14.29%) iSCSI
15 11 (14.29%) SC Cleared
15 11 (14.29%) SCOM
15 11 (14.29%) LAN
16 10 (12.99%) WAN

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 22 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 14 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 7 (9.09%) Skype for Business
4 6 (7.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.60%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.30%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (11.69%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.79%) MS Office
3 1 (1.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) Office 365
2 2 (2.60%) IaaS
2 2 (2.60%) SaaS
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (33.77%) SAN
2 12 (15.58%) Firewall
3 11 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 11 (14.29%) LAN
4 10 (12.99%) WAN
5 9 (11.69%) Internet
6 7 (9.09%) SMTP
7 6 (7.79%) DNS
7 6 (7.79%) NAS
7 6 (7.79%) Network Security
8 3 (3.90%) Broadband
9 2 (2.60%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.60%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (2.60%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (2.60%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 2 (2.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (2.60%) FTP
9 2 (2.60%) IPsec
9 2 (2.60%) SSH
9 2 (2.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (10.39%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.30%) DB2
3 1 (1.30%) DB2 UDB
3 1 (1.30%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.30%) OLTP
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.30%) PowerCenter
General
1 13 (16.88%) Finance
2 4 (5.19%) Marketing
3 3 (3.90%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.60%) Automotive
4 2 (2.60%) Electronics
4 2 (2.60%) Law
4 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.30%) Advertising
5 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (19.48%) Architect
2 9 (11.69%) Consultant
2 9 (11.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (11.69%) Wintel Engineer
3 8 (10.39%) Server Specialist
3 8 (10.39%) Wintel Server Specialist
3 8 (10.39%) Wintel Specialist
4 7 (9.09%) SAN Specialist
4 7 (9.09%) Server Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) Analyst
5 6 (7.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) VMware Specialist
5 6 (7.79%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Active Directory Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Active Directory Specialist
6 5 (6.49%) Enterprise Architect
6 5 (6.49%) Exchange Specialist
6 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (6.49%) SAN Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.19%) .NET
1 4 (5.19%) JMS
1 4 (5.19%) SOAP
2 1 (1.30%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.30%) COM
2 1 (1.30%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) Clustering
2 6 (7.79%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.49%) HACMP
4 4 (5.19%) Cryptography
5 3 (3.90%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.90%) LPAR
5 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.60%) CESG
6 2 (2.60%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.60%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.30%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.30%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.30%) iPhone
7 1 (1.30%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.30%) Statistics
7 1 (1.30%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 46 (59.74%) Windows
2 16 (20.78%) Linux
2 16 (20.78%) Windows Server
3 12 (15.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (12.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (11.69%) Unix
6 7 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (6.49%) AIX
7 5 (6.49%) Windows 7
8 4 (5.19%) Data ONTAP
8 4 (5.19%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.90%) CentOS
9 3 (3.90%) Ubuntu
9 3 (3.90%) VMS
10 2 (2.60%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.30%) Solaris
11 1 (1.30%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.08%) ITIL
2 15 (19.48%) Migration
3 9 (11.69%) Service Management
4 8 (10.39%) High Availability
4 8 (10.39%) Project Management
5 7 (9.09%) Capacity Management
5 7 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (7.79%) CRM
6 6 (7.79%) TOGAF
6 6 (7.79%) Zachman Framework
7 5 (6.49%) Data Migration
7 5 (6.49%) MODAF
7 5 (6.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (6.49%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (5.19%) Change Management
8 4 (5.19%) ITSM
8 4 (5.19%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (5.19%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (5.19%) Service Design
8 4 (5.19%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.87%) SQL
2 5 (6.49%) Shell Script
3 4 (5.19%) AWK
3 4 (5.19%) Perl
3 4 (5.19%) sed
4 3 (3.90%) Java
4 3 (3.90%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.60%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.30%) JCL
6 1 (1.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (22.08%) Security Cleared
2 14 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 10 (12.99%) MCSE
5 8 (10.39%) DV Cleared
6 7 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (5.19%) MCP
7 4 (5.19%) MCSA
8 3 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (3.90%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.60%) CCAA
9 2 (2.60%) CCENT
9 2 (2.60%) CCNA
9 2 (2.60%) CCSE
9 2 (2.60%) CREST Certified
9 2 (2.60%) Cyber Scheme
9 2 (2.60%) Dell Certification
9 2 (2.60%) MCITP
9 2 (2.60%) OSCP
9 2 (2.60%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) SLA
2 2 (2.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 54 (70.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (44.16%) Active Directory
3 17 (22.08%) Hyper-V
4 8 (10.39%) vSphere
5 7 (9.09%) NFS
5 7 (9.09%) VMware ESX
6 6 (7.79%) XenApp
7 5 (6.49%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (5.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 4 (5.19%) Veritas File System
9 3 (3.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (2.60%) Sendmail
11 1 (1.30%) GPFS
11 1 (1.30%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (14.29%) SCOM
2 6 (7.79%) SCCM
3 4 (5.19%) OpenView
3 4 (5.19%) OVSD
3 4 (5.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (2.60%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.60%) Linux-HA
4 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.30%) SCSM
5 1 (1.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 39 (50.65%) Microsoft
2 21 (27.27%) Citrix
3 17 (22.08%) HP
4 15 (19.48%) NetApp
5 14 (18.18%) Oracle
6 13 (16.88%) Cisco
6 13 (16.88%) EMC
7 9 (11.69%) Red Hat
8 8 (10.39%) CommVault
8 8 (10.39%) Symantec
9 7 (9.09%) 3PAR
10 6 (7.79%) Dell
11 5 (6.49%) CheckPoint
12 4 (5.19%) Blue Coat
12 4 (5.19%) IBM
12 4 (5.19%) StorageTek
12 4 (5.19%) Sun
12 4 (5.19%) Veritas
13 3 (3.90%) ServiceNow
14 2 (2.60%) Veeam
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