The table below looks at the statistics for the VMware Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Engineer in their job title 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Engineer
Rank 109 127 134
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +7
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 14 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.55% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.26% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 7
Average daily rate £328 £275 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.09% -18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £255 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £335 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £338 £319
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £52.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £21.38
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +87.13%
VMware Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2450 2649 2882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 96.61% 96.08% 94.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1425 1460 1607
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 247 210
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

VMware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Engineer in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

VMware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VMware Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

VMware Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

VMware Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

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

VMware Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

VMware Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

VMware Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

VMware Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Engineer within the East of England 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cambridgeshire - 5 £270 - 2
Hertfordshire +11 3 £400 -
Essex +7 3 £350 +12.00%
Bedfordshire - 2 £330 -
Norfolk - 1 £325 -
VMware Engineer
England

VMware Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited VMware Engineer in their job title 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 with VMware Engineer in their job title.

1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (84.21%) Windows
3 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
4 13 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (68.42%) Windows Server
5 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (42.11%) NetApp
7 7 (36.84%) Migration
8 6 (31.58%) VCP5
8 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
8 6 (31.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
9 5 (26.32%) Dell
9 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
9 5 (26.32%) SQL
9 5 (26.32%) MCSA
9 5 (26.32%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (21.05%) Data Migration
10 4 (21.05%) Functional Testing
10 4 (21.05%) WAN
10 4 (21.05%) Linux
10 4 (21.05%) MCSE
10 4 (21.05%) Unix
10 4 (21.05%) Cisco
10 4 (21.05%) SCCM
10 4 (21.05%) VCP6
11 3 (15.79%) SCOM
11 3 (15.79%) Citrix

VMware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited VMware Engineer in their job title 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 with VMware Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) IIS
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Mimecast
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) WAN
2 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 3 (15.79%) SAN
3 2 (10.53%) DHCP
4 1 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (5.26%) Firewall
4 1 (5.26%) Internet
4 1 (5.26%) NAS
4 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) CMDB
2 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.26%) FlexPod
2 1 (5.26%) NHS
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Windows Server
3 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (21.05%) Linux
4 4 (21.05%) Unix
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.26%) Mac OS
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Migration
2 4 (21.05%) Data Migration
2 4 (21.05%) Functional Testing
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.26%) Change Control
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (5.26%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) High Availability
4 1 (5.26%) ITSM
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.26%) Release Management
4 1 (5.26%) Server Building
4 1 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) VCP5
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (26.32%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (26.32%) MCSA
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (21.05%) MCSE
3 4 (21.05%) VCP6
4 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 13 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) VMware Server
3 3 (15.79%) vSphere
4 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
4 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.26%) NFS
5 1 (5.26%) XenApp
5 1 (5.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
2 3 (15.79%) SCOM
3 2 (10.53%) NetBackup
4 1 (5.26%) Ansible
4 1 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (5.26%) Puppet
4 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (42.11%) NetApp
3 5 (26.32%) Dell
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco
5 3 (15.79%) Citrix
6 2 (10.53%) HP
7 1 (5.26%) CommVault
7 1 (5.26%) EMC
7 1 (5.26%) Intel Security
7 1 (5.26%) WatchGuard