The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 33 18 40
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +22
Contract jobs citing VMware 122 214 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 4.89% 7.16% 4.43%
As % of the Vendors category 10.37% 14.59% 9.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 142 78
Median daily rate £388 £300 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £165 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £324
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 25 13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +92.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.17 £9.25 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £45.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+29.54% +12.82%
VMware
England

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

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1176 1467 1357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 47.13% 49.06% 45.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 622 840 690
Median daily rate £380 £341 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.60% -2.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 135 146
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.45 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.51% +5.71%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VMware
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 across the East of England region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

VMware
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 across the East of England region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

VMware
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

VMware
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
Cambridgeshire +3 35 £440 +20.96% 12
Hertfordshire -12 25 £375 +11.94% 13
Suffolk +11 22 £525 +23.52%
Bedfordshire +3 21 £350 +16.66% 5
Essex -9 10 £375 +38.88% 2
Norfolk -23 10 £190 +8.57% 3
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 East of England region with a requirement for VMware.

1 172 (70.78%) Windows
2 112 (46.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 103 (42.39%) Active Directory
4 87 (35.80%) Windows Server
5 85 (34.98%) Microsoft
6 68 (27.98%) Citrix
7 56 (23.05%) Data Centre
8 51 (20.99%) Linux
9 50 (20.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 49 (20.16%) ITIL
10 49 (20.16%) Cisco
11 48 (19.75%) HP
12 47 (19.34%) Windows Server 2008
13 46 (18.93%) SQL Server
14 42 (17.28%) SAN
15 40 (16.46%) SQL
16 34 (13.99%) MS Exchange
17 32 (13.17%) IIS
17 32 (13.17%) Finance
18 31 (12.76%) Windows Server 2003
19 30 (12.35%) LAN
19 30 (12.35%) WAN
20 29 (11.93%) SCCM
21 28 (11.52%) Unix
22 27 (11.11%) DNS
22 27 (11.11%) Hyper-V
23 26 (10.70%) vSphere
23 26 (10.70%) NetApp
24 25 (10.29%) Amazon AWS
24 25 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 34 (13.99%) MS Exchange
2 32 (13.17%) IIS
3 22 (9.05%) SharePoint
4 13 (5.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (4.53%) Apache
6 9 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (2.88%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (2.47%) SAS
8 6 (2.47%) Skype for Business
9 4 (1.65%) IBM Domino
9 4 (1.65%) IBM Notes
9 4 (1.65%) nginx
9 4 (1.65%) OpenStack
10 3 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.23%) WordPress
11 2 (0.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.82%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.41%) CMS
Applications
1 22 (9.05%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.94%) MS Office
3 2 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.23%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.82%) BASE24
3 1 (0.41%) Magento
3 1 (0.41%) Maximo
3 1 (0.41%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 25 (10.29%) Amazon AWS
1 25 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (7.00%) Office 365
3 13 (5.35%) SaaS
4 10 (4.12%) IaaS
4 10 (4.12%) PaaS
5 4 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.82%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.41%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.41%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 42 (17.28%) SAN
2 30 (12.35%) LAN
2 30 (12.35%) WAN
3 27 (11.11%) DNS
4 20 (8.23%) Firewall
5 18 (7.41%) TCP/IP
6 17 (7.00%) DHCP
6 17 (7.00%) NAS
7 13 (5.35%) VLAN
8 12 (4.94%) Network Security
8 12 (4.94%) Wireless
9 9 (3.70%) VoIP
9 9 (3.70%) VPN
10 8 (3.29%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (3.29%) iSCSI
11 7 (2.88%) HTTP
12 6 (2.47%) Fibre Channel
12 6 (2.47%) Internet
12 6 (2.47%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (2.06%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (18.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (2.06%) Hadoop
3 5 (2.06%) MySQL
3 5 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.65%) Data Mart
5 3 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.41%) GIS
7 1 (0.41%) MS Access
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (2.06%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.82%) ClearCase
2 2 (0.82%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.41%) MSTest
3 1 (0.41%) NuGet
3 1 (0.41%) NUnit
3 1 (0.41%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.41%) Travis CI
3 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (13.17%) Finance
2 6 (2.47%) Banking
3 5 (2.06%) Advertising
4 4 (1.65%) Retail
4 4 (1.65%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.23%) Back Office
5 3 (1.23%) Local Government
6 2 (0.82%) Billing
6 2 (0.82%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.82%) Military
6 2 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 47 (19.34%) Architect
2 30 (12.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (9.47%) Support Engineer
4 20 (8.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 20 (8.23%) VMware Engineer
5 19 (7.82%) Server Engineer
6 15 (6.17%) Analyst
6 15 (6.17%) Infrastructure Architect
6 15 (6.17%) Solutions Architect
7 14 (5.76%) 3rd Line Support
7 14 (5.76%) IT Engineer
8 13 (5.35%) Network Engineer
8 13 (5.35%) Technical Architect
9 11 (4.53%) Consultant
9 11 (4.53%) Infrastructure Manager
9 11 (4.53%) Windows Engineer
10 10 (4.12%) Cloud Architect
11 9 (3.70%) Applications Engineer
11 9 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support
11 9 (3.70%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.35%) Middleware
2 10 (4.12%) .NET
3 7 (2.88%) Classic ASP
3 7 (2.88%) WCF
3 7 (2.88%) Web Services
4 4 (1.65%) HTML
4 4 (1.65%) JSON
5 3 (1.23%) 802.1X
5 3 (1.23%) CSS
5 3 (1.23%) LAMP
6 2 (0.82%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.82%) Django
6 2 (0.82%) jQuery
7 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.41%) CSS3
7 1 (0.41%) HTML5
7 1 (0.41%) Matplotlib
7 1 (0.41%) NHibernate
7 1 (0.41%) REST
7 1 (0.41%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 56 (23.05%) Data Centre
2 17 (7.00%) Clustering
3 6 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.47%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (2.47%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.06%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.65%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.23%) CCTV
6 3 (1.23%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.23%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.23%) iPad
6 3 (1.23%) NHS
6 3 (1.23%) Replication
6 3 (1.23%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.82%) CMDB
7 2 (0.82%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.82%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.82%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.82%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 172 (70.78%) Windows
2 87 (35.80%) Windows Server
3 51 (20.99%) Linux
4 50 (20.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 47 (19.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (12.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 28 (11.52%) Unix
8 15 (6.17%) Windows 7
9 10 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (3.29%) Solaris
11 4 (1.65%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.23%) AIX
12 3 (1.23%) CentOS
12 3 (1.23%) HPUX
12 3 (1.23%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.23%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.82%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (0.82%) Debian
13 2 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.41%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (20.16%) ITIL
2 24 (9.88%) Migration
3 23 (9.47%) High Availability
4 19 (7.82%) Load Balancing
5 13 (5.35%) Project Management
6 12 (4.94%) Configuration Management
6 12 (4.94%) Information Security
6 12 (4.94%) Service Delivery
7 10 (4.12%) Secure Coding
8 8 (3.29%) PRINCE2
9 7 (2.88%) CRM
9 7 (2.88%) DevOps
9 7 (2.88%) Identity Management
9 7 (2.88%) ITIL V3
9 7 (2.88%) Server Virtualisation
10 6 (2.47%) Capacity Management
10 6 (2.47%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (2.47%) Network Load Balancing
10 6 (2.47%) Network Optimisation
10 6 (2.47%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 40 (16.46%) SQL
2 13 (5.35%) PowerShell
3 11 (4.53%) Python
4 10 (4.12%) Java
5 7 (2.88%) Shell Script
6 6 (2.47%) C++
7 5 (2.06%) C
8 4 (1.65%) JavaScript
8 4 (1.65%) PHP
9 2 (0.82%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.82%) C#
9 2 (0.82%) MATLAB
9 2 (0.82%) Perl
10 1 (0.41%) Ruby
10 1 (0.41%) VB
10 1 (0.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (8.64%) Security Cleared
2 20 (8.23%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (7.00%) CCNA
3 17 (7.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (4.94%) SC Cleared
5 10 (4.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (3.29%) CCNP
6 8 (3.29%) MCSE
7 7 (2.88%) Degree
8 6 (2.47%) VCP5
9 5 (2.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (2.06%) MCSA
10 4 (1.65%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (1.65%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.65%) ISEB
10 4 (1.65%) ISTQB
10 4 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.65%) RHCE
11 3 (1.23%) CCDA
11 3 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (4.12%) SLA
3 8 (3.29%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.82%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.82%) QA
5 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 112 (46.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 103 (42.39%) Active Directory
3 27 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 26 (10.70%) vSphere
5 22 (9.05%) VMware ESX
6 11 (4.53%) XenApp
7 8 (3.29%) Virtual Desktop
7 8 (3.29%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (2.06%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (2.06%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (1.65%) Docker
9 4 (1.65%) KVM
9 4 (1.65%) LXC
9 4 (1.65%) vCloud
9 4 (1.65%) VMware Server
9 4 (1.65%) XenServer
10 3 (1.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (1.23%) FreeRADIUS
10 3 (1.23%) NFS
11 2 (0.82%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 29 (11.93%) SCCM
2 14 (5.76%) Microsoft Clustering
2 14 (5.76%) SCOM
3 8 (3.29%) Puppet
4 7 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (2.06%) Backup Exec
5 5 (2.06%) Bacula
5 5 (2.06%) ZABBIX
6 4 (1.65%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.65%) SCVMM
7 3 (1.23%) Ansible
7 3 (1.23%) Graphite
7 3 (1.23%) logstash
7 3 (1.23%) Nagios
7 3 (1.23%) WSUS
8 2 (0.82%) Cobbler
8 2 (0.82%) Control-M
8 2 (0.82%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 85 (34.98%) Microsoft
2 68 (27.98%) Citrix
3 49 (20.16%) Cisco
4 48 (19.75%) HP
5 26 (10.70%) NetApp
6 17 (7.00%) CheckPoint
6 17 (7.00%) Red Hat
7 11 (4.53%) Oracle
8 10 (4.12%) Dell
9 8 (3.29%) 3PAR
9 8 (3.29%) F5
10 6 (2.47%) EMC
10 6 (2.47%) Veeam
11 5 (2.06%) Avaya
12 4 (1.65%) Aruba
12 4 (1.65%) Intel Security
12 4 (1.65%) Juniper
12 4 (1.65%) Lotus
12 4 (1.65%) SunGard
12 4 (1.65%) Symantec
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