The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 27 33 30
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing VMware 11 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.18% 2.42% 3.27%
As % of the Vendors category 7.48% 6.20% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 7
Median daily rate £363 £413 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% +142.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £383 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £189
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £60.00 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £26.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.98% +17.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
147 129 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 42.49% 39.09% 53.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 75 114
Median daily rate £400 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £300 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 8 8
Median hourly rate £21.50 £60.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.16% +41.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.00 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £60.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Cambridge region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Cambridge region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for VMware.

1 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 5 (31.25%) Python
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (25.00%) Firewall
6 3 (18.75%) Perl
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
6 3 (18.75%) DNS
6 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
6 3 (18.75%) EMC
6 3 (18.75%) DHCP
6 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
6 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
6 3 (18.75%) Degree
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (12.50%) jQuery
7 2 (12.50%) SCCM
7 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 2 (12.50%) QA
7 2 (12.50%) Brocade
7 2 (12.50%) Django
7 2 (12.50%) vSphere
7 2 (12.50%) Software Architecture
7 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (12.50%) Fibre Channel

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 2 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (12.50%) IIS
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) DHCP
2 3 (18.75%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 2 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (12.50%) Internet
3 2 (12.50%) LDAP
3 2 (12.50%) SAN
3 2 (12.50%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (12.50%) Wireless
4 1 (6.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (12.50%) Billing
1 2 (12.50%) Law
2 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Django Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Python Software Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Storage Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) Virtualisation Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Support
3 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) Django
1 2 (12.50%) jQuery
1 2 (12.50%) Matplotlib
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Public Cloud
2 2 (12.50%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) Unix
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Application Virtualisation
1 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (12.50%) ITIL
1 2 (12.50%) Project Management
1 2 (12.50%) SDLC
1 2 (12.50%) Software Architecture
1 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
1 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (12.50%) Web Development
2 1 (6.25%) Change Management
2 1 (6.25%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (6.25%) DevOps
2 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
2 1 (6.25%) OO
2 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
2 1 (6.25%) Security Patching
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Python
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) Perl
4 2 (12.50%) C
4 2 (12.50%) C++
4 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) Docker
3 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) KVM
3 2 (12.50%) LXC
3 2 (12.50%) Terminal Server
3 2 (12.50%) vSphere
3 2 (12.50%) XenApp
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (12.50%) EMC VPLEX
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) EMC
3 2 (12.50%) Brocade
3 2 (12.50%) CA
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix
3 2 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) Riverbed
3 2 (12.50%) Vyatta
4 1 (6.25%) AppSense
4 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle