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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 36 27 31
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Contract jobs citing VMware 108 133 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 4.74% 5.11% 5.07%
As % of the Vendors category 9.67% 10.81% 10.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 66 75
Median daily rate £330 £384 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +39.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £218 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 17
Median hourly rate £33.00 £25.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.79 £18.00 £15.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £44.30 £50.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +2.22%
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
1117 1230 1346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 49.03% 47.25% 46.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 623 657 827
Median daily rate £400 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £221 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £563 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 146 113
Median hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £42.05 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 8 December 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
Hertfordshire 0 26 £338 -25.00% 7
Essex +1 24 £300 +11.11% 4
Cambridgeshire -1 19 £325 -21.21% 17
Bedfordshire +2 16 £388 -8.82% 2
Suffolk +3 13 £281 -22.41% 3
Norfolk 0 10 £368 +84.00% 1
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 142 (65.14%) Windows
2 131 (60.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 105 (48.17%) Active Directory
4 87 (39.91%) Microsoft
5 80 (36.70%) Windows Server
6 70 (32.11%) Citrix
7 64 (29.36%) Linux
8 52 (23.85%) Cisco
9 51 (23.39%) ITIL
9 51 (23.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 46 (21.10%) vSphere
10 46 (21.10%) Windows Server 2012
11 41 (18.81%) DNS
12 40 (18.35%) SQL Server
13 38 (17.43%) Data Centre
14 37 (16.97%) Windows Server 2003
15 35 (16.06%) Firewall
16 33 (15.14%) SCCM
17 32 (14.68%) Hyper-V
17 32 (14.68%) XenApp
18 31 (14.22%) Finance
18 31 (14.22%) HP
18 31 (14.22%) MS Exchange
19 30 (13.76%) SQL
20 29 (13.30%) Windows 7
21 28 (12.84%) Microsoft Azure
21 28 (12.84%) Unix
21 28 (12.84%) DHCP
22 26 (11.93%) VMware ESX
23 25 (11.47%) WAN

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 31 (14.22%) MS Exchange
2 25 (11.47%) IIS
3 20 (9.17%) Apache
4 16 (7.34%) SharePoint
5 15 (6.88%) nginx
6 14 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (5.05%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (3.21%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (2.75%) WebLogic
10 5 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2000
12 3 (1.38%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.92%) IBM Domino
13 2 (0.92%) iPlanet
13 2 (0.92%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.46%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.46%) JBoss
14 1 (0.46%) Jetty
14 1 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 24 (11.01%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.75%) MS Office
3 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.46%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) SAP Business One
1 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.46%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 28 (12.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (8.72%) Office 365
3 16 (7.34%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (3.21%) CloudFront
5 2 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.92%) IaaS
5 2 (0.92%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.92%) SaaS
6 1 (0.46%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.46%) G Suite
6 1 (0.46%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 41 (18.81%) DNS
2 35 (16.06%) Firewall
3 28 (12.84%) DHCP
4 25 (11.47%) WAN
5 23 (10.55%) SAN
6 17 (7.80%) LAN
7 16 (7.34%) TCP/IP
8 15 (6.88%) VLAN
8 15 (6.88%) VPN
9 14 (6.42%) NetScaler
10 12 (5.50%) Wireless
11 11 (5.05%) Network Security
12 10 (4.59%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (4.59%) Internet
12 10 (4.59%) iSCSI
13 9 (4.13%) MPLS
14 7 (3.21%) Cisco ASA
14 7 (3.21%) VoIP
14 7 (3.21%) WLAN
15 6 (2.75%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (18.35%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.42%) MySQL
3 12 (5.50%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (4.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (4.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (3.67%) Oracle Database
7 7 (3.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.75%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (2.29%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.38%) OLTP
12 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.92%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.38%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.92%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.92%) TeamCity
2 2 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.46%) Travis CI
General
1 31 (14.22%) Finance
2 5 (2.29%) Advertising
3 4 (1.83%) Local Government
3 4 (1.83%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.38%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.38%) Military
4 3 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.38%) Retail
5 2 (0.92%) Automotive
5 2 (0.92%) Billing
5 2 (0.92%) Law
6 1 (0.46%) Banking
6 1 (0.46%) Electronics
6 1 (0.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (15.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 29 (13.30%) Architect
3 27 (12.39%) Analyst
4 20 (9.17%) Windows Engineer
5 18 (8.26%) Technical Architect
6 17 (7.80%) Support Engineer
7 15 (6.88%) Systems Administrator
8 14 (6.42%) Administrator
8 14 (6.42%) VMware Architect
9 13 (5.96%) VMware Engineer
10 12 (5.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 12 (5.50%) Server Engineer
10 12 (5.50%) Systems Engineer
11 11 (5.05%) 2nd Line Support
12 9 (4.13%) Infrastructure Architect
13 8 (3.67%) DevOps Engineer
13 8 (3.67%) Infrastructure Manager
13 8 (3.67%) Support Analyst
14 7 (3.21%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 7 (3.21%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.42%) LAMP
2 10 (4.59%) Middleware
2 10 (4.59%) Web Services
3 5 (2.29%) JSP
3 5 (2.29%) LAPP Stack
3 5 (2.29%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (1.38%) J2EE
4 3 (1.38%) SAML
5 2 (0.92%) .NET
5 2 (0.92%) 802.1X
5 2 (0.92%) CSS
5 2 (0.92%) Django
5 2 (0.92%) Java EE
5 2 (0.92%) jQuery
5 2 (0.92%) Matplotlib
6 1 (0.46%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.46%) Servlets
6 1 (0.46%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 38 (17.43%) Data Centre
2 10 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.75%) Clustering
3 6 (2.75%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.75%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.29%) NHS
5 4 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.83%) PKI
6 3 (1.38%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.38%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (1.38%) RIA
6 3 (1.38%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.38%) VCE vBlock
7 2 (0.92%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.92%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.92%) EMC VNX
7 2 (0.92%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.92%) Replication
7 2 (0.92%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.46%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 142 (65.14%) Windows
2 80 (36.70%) Windows Server
3 64 (29.36%) Linux
4 51 (23.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 46 (21.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 37 (16.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (13.30%) Windows 7
8 28 (12.84%) Unix
9 15 (6.88%) Solaris
10 11 (5.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (2.75%) AIX
11 6 (2.75%) CentOS
11 6 (2.75%) Ubuntu
12 5 (2.29%) Windows 8
13 3 (1.38%) Windows 10
13 3 (1.38%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.92%) Android
15 1 (0.46%) Debian
15 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X Server
15 1 (0.46%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (23.39%) ITIL
2 23 (10.55%) Migration
3 20 (9.17%) Project Management
4 15 (6.88%) Kalman Filter
5 13 (5.96%) High Availability
5 13 (5.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (5.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (5.50%) PRINCE2
6 12 (5.50%) Service Delivery
7 10 (4.59%) CRM
8 9 (4.13%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (3.67%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (3.67%) DevOps
10 7 (3.21%) Converged Infrastructure
10 7 (3.21%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (3.21%) Load Balancing
10 7 (3.21%) Server Building
11 6 (2.75%) Identity Management
11 6 (2.75%) PRINCE
11 6 (2.75%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 30 (13.76%) SQL
2 23 (10.55%) Java
3 14 (6.42%) PowerShell
3 14 (6.42%) Python
4 8 (3.67%) Perl
4 8 (3.67%) PHP
4 8 (3.67%) Ruby
4 8 (3.67%) Shell Script
5 5 (2.29%) C
6 4 (1.83%) C++
6 4 (1.83%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.83%) MATLAB
7 2 (0.92%) AWK
7 2 (0.92%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.92%) sed
8 1 (0.46%) Go
8 1 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (11.01%) Security Cleared
2 17 (7.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (7.34%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (5.96%) MCSE
5 12 (5.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (5.05%) CCNA
6 11 (5.05%) Degree
6 11 (5.05%) SC Cleared
7 9 (4.13%) DV Cleared
7 9 (4.13%) MCITP
8 6 (2.75%) CCNP
8 6 (2.75%) MCP
8 6 (2.75%) MCSA
9 3 (1.38%) CCDE
9 3 (1.38%) CCIE
9 3 (1.38%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (1.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (1.38%) VCAP
10 2 (0.92%) CCEA
10 2 (0.92%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.50%) PCI DSS
2 9 (4.13%) JSP 440
3 8 (3.67%) SLA
4 3 (1.38%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.92%) QA
6 1 (0.46%) FISMA
6 1 (0.46%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 131 (60.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 105 (48.17%) Active Directory
3 46 (21.10%) vSphere
4 32 (14.68%) Hyper-V
4 32 (14.68%) XenApp
5 26 (11.93%) VMware ESX
6 13 (5.96%) FreeRADIUS
6 13 (5.96%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (4.13%) Microsoft App-V
7 9 (4.13%) Virtual Desktop
8 8 (3.67%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (2.75%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (2.29%) XenDesktop
10 5 (2.29%) XenServer
11 3 (1.38%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.92%) Docker
12 2 (0.92%) Firmware
12 2 (0.92%) KVM
12 2 (0.92%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.46%) LXC
Systems Management
1 33 (15.14%) SCCM
2 14 (6.42%) Nagios
2 14 (6.42%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (4.13%) Puppet
4 8 (3.67%) Backup Exec
5 6 (2.75%) Ansible
5 6 (2.75%) Graphite
5 6 (2.75%) logstash
5 6 (2.75%) SCOM
5 6 (2.75%) WSUS
6 4 (1.83%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (1.38%) FortiGate
7 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (1.38%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.38%) OpenView
7 3 (1.38%) Simpana
7 3 (1.38%) Tivoli
7 3 (1.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 87 (39.91%) Microsoft
2 70 (32.11%) Citrix
3 52 (23.85%) Cisco
4 31 (14.22%) HP
5 21 (9.63%) Oracle
6 20 (9.17%) NetApp
7 19 (8.72%) Red Hat
8 18 (8.26%) Dell
9 14 (6.42%) Avaya
10 12 (5.50%) CheckPoint
11 11 (5.05%) F5
12 9 (4.13%) 3PAR
12 9 (4.13%) Epicor
12 9 (4.13%) Sun
13 7 (3.21%) Akamai
13 7 (3.21%) Veeam
14 6 (2.75%) CommVault
14 6 (2.75%) EMC
15 5 (2.29%) IBM
15 5 (2.29%) Novell
Suffolk
Music Sales Group
Salary: £30-45k pa or c£300/Day DOE
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Rate: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago