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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 47 54 38
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Contract jobs citing VMware 26 37 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.20% 2.61% 4.00%
As % of the Vendors category 6.72% 5.80% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 18 20
Median daily rate £425 £295 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.06% -5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £126 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £441 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.13 £21.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.11% -5.55%
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
387 638 520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 47.60% 44.96% 43.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 303 255
Median daily rate £400 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £230 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £563 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 32 43
Median hourly rate £13.22 £12.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £29.00 £20.57
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +6 19 £425 +44.06% 6
Marlow +3 3 £325 -
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 40 (67.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (61.02%) Windows
3 32 (54.24%) Microsoft
4 20 (33.90%) Linux
5 19 (32.20%) Active Directory
6 17 (28.81%) Security Cleared
7 15 (25.42%) SC Cleared
7 15 (25.42%) ITIL
8 13 (22.03%) MS Office
8 13 (22.03%) Hyper-V
8 13 (22.03%) Capacity Management
8 13 (22.03%) Virtual Machines
9 12 (20.34%) HP
9 12 (20.34%) NetApp
9 12 (20.34%) SAN
9 12 (20.34%) Firewall
10 11 (18.64%) Finance
10 11 (18.64%) Cisco
10 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (18.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 11 (18.64%) Virtual Environments
10 11 (18.64%) Windows Server
10 11 (18.64%) Data Centre
11 10 (16.95%) LAN
12 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
12 9 (15.25%) Red Hat
12 9 (15.25%) Citrix
12 9 (15.25%) CentOS
12 9 (15.25%) SCOM
12 9 (15.25%) VMware ESXi

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 8 (13.56%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.86%) SharePoint
2 7 (11.86%) Skype for Business
3 5 (8.47%) Apache
4 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (5.08%) IIS
6 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (22.03%) MS Office
2 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) IaaS
2 4 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.78%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (6.78%) Amazon S3
3 3 (5.08%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (5.08%) CloudFront
3 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.69%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.69%) AWS OpsWorks
4 1 (1.69%) Heroku
4 1 (1.69%) Office 365
4 1 (1.69%) PaaS
4 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.34%) Firewall
1 12 (20.34%) SAN
2 10 (16.95%) LAN
3 8 (13.56%) Internet
3 8 (13.56%) VPN
4 6 (10.17%) DNS
4 6 (10.17%) iSCSI
4 6 (10.17%) WAN
5 4 (6.78%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (6.78%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (6.78%) DHCP
5 4 (6.78%) Network Security
6 3 (5.08%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (5.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (5.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (5.08%) Kerberos
6 3 (5.08%) Skype
7 2 (3.39%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (3.39%) SMTP
8 1 (1.69%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
1 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (6.78%) MySQL
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.69%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) CircleCI
1 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.69%) Travis CI
General
1 11 (18.64%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Advertising
3 1 (1.69%) Electronics
3 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.69%) Marketing
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (11.86%) VMware Specialist
2 6 (10.17%) Active Directory Engineer
2 6 (10.17%) Architect
2 6 (10.17%) Server Engineer
3 5 (8.47%) Active Directory Specialist
3 5 (8.47%) Administrator
3 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (8.47%) Storage Specialist
3 5 (8.47%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (6.78%) Analyst
4 4 (6.78%) Consultant
4 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (6.78%) NetApp Specialist
4 4 (6.78%) SAN Specialist
4 4 (6.78%) Server Specialist
4 4 (6.78%) VMware Engineer
4 4 (6.78%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (6.78%) Wintel Engineer
4 4 (6.78%) Wintel Server Specialist
4 4 (6.78%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) LAMP
2 2 (3.39%) .NET
3 1 (1.69%) ADO
3 1 (1.69%) Akka
3 1 (1.69%) Kafka
3 1 (1.69%) Play Framework
3 1 (1.69%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.78%) Replication
3 2 (3.39%) PKI
4 1 (1.69%) Clustering
4 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.69%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.69%) HP Storage
4 1 (1.69%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 36 (61.02%) Windows
2 20 (33.90%) Linux
3 11 (18.64%) Windows Server
3 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (15.25%) CentOS
5 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (11.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (6.78%) Data ONTAP
8 4 (6.78%) Debian
9 2 (3.39%) Android
9 2 (3.39%) Solaris
9 2 (3.39%) Ubuntu
9 2 (3.39%) Unix
9 2 (3.39%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.69%) CoreOS
10 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.42%) ITIL
2 13 (22.03%) Capacity Management
3 11 (18.64%) Virtual Environments
4 8 (13.56%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (11.86%) Load Balancing
6 6 (10.17%) ITIL V2
6 6 (10.17%) Migration
7 5 (8.47%) Project Management
8 3 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.08%) Line Management
8 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.08%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.08%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.39%) Agile Project Management
9 2 (3.39%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (3.39%) DevOps
9 2 (3.39%) ITIL V3
9 2 (3.39%) ITSM
9 2 (3.39%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (3.39%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.86%) SQL
2 5 (8.47%) Java
3 4 (6.78%) Perl
3 4 (6.78%) PHP
4 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.39%) VB
6 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.69%) C
6 1 (1.69%) C#
6 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (28.81%) Security Cleared
2 15 (25.42%) SC Cleared
3 11 (18.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (10.17%) DV Cleared
5 6 (10.17%) MCSE
6 3 (5.08%) CCSE
6 3 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (5.08%) Degree
6 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (3.39%) CCIE
7 2 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.69%) CCDA
8 1 (1.69%) CCDP
8 1 (1.69%) CCNA
8 1 (1.69%) CCNP
8 1 (1.69%) MCP
8 1 (1.69%) MCSA
8 1 (1.69%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (67.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (32.20%) Active Directory
3 13 (22.03%) Hyper-V
3 13 (22.03%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (15.25%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (13.56%) vSphere
6 6 (10.17%) NFS
6 6 (10.17%) vCloud
7 4 (6.78%) Docker
7 4 (6.78%) Postfix
8 3 (5.08%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (5.08%) XenApp
9 2 (3.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (3.39%) Firmware
9 2 (3.39%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.69%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (1.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (15.25%) SCOM
2 6 (10.17%) SCCM
3 4 (6.78%) Puppet
3 4 (6.78%) vMotion
4 3 (5.08%) NetBackup
4 3 (5.08%) vRealize
5 2 (3.39%) AirWatch
5 2 (3.39%) Backup Exec
5 2 (3.39%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (3.39%) OVSD
5 2 (3.39%) WSUS
6 1 (1.69%) Mesos
6 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (54.24%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.34%) HP
2 12 (20.34%) NetApp
3 11 (18.64%) Cisco
4 9 (15.25%) Citrix
4 9 (15.25%) Red Hat
5 7 (11.86%) Juniper
6 5 (8.47%) 3PAR
6 5 (8.47%) CheckPoint
6 5 (8.47%) Symantec
7 4 (6.78%) CommVault
7 4 (6.78%) EMC
7 4 (6.78%) F5
7 4 (6.78%) Veeam
8 3 (5.08%) Blue Coat
8 3 (5.08%) Dell
9 2 (3.39%) MobileIron
10 1 (1.69%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (1.69%) Hitachi
10 1 (1.69%) Meraki
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