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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
England / East of England
Rank 35 45 37
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware 95 90 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 4.55% 3.80% 4.24%
As % of the Vendors category 10.19% 8.28% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 50 52
Median daily rate £350 £355 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +29.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £222 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £489 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £370
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 24
Median hourly rate £33.75 £31.56 £23.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% +36.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £20.30 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.70 £60.00 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £26.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-15.09% +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 East of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
932 1087 1270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 44.59% 45.92% 49.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 618 691
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 92 125
Median hourly rate £23.00 £23.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +39.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £12.00 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £57.50 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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
Suffolk +12 23 £255 -2.85% 1
Essex +3 23 £375 +41.50% 5
Cambridgeshire -2 19 £305 +7.96% 13
Hertfordshire -11 14 £200 -55.55% 20
Norfolk +14 11 £365 +114.70% 1
Bedfordshire -6 5 £375 -4.76% 1
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 East of England region with a requirement for VMware.

1 138 (68.66%) Windows
2 135 (67.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 85 (42.29%) Active Directory
4 72 (35.82%) Microsoft
5 69 (34.33%) Windows Server
6 58 (28.86%) Linux
7 53 (26.37%) Citrix
8 48 (23.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 48 (23.88%) DNS
9 41 (20.40%) ITIL
10 40 (19.90%) VMware ESX
10 40 (19.90%) Windows 7
10 40 (19.90%) Windows Server 2012
11 38 (18.91%) Data Centre
12 37 (18.41%) SQL
13 36 (17.91%) Cisco
13 36 (17.91%) Windows Server 2008
14 33 (16.42%) Finance
15 32 (15.92%) Firewall
15 32 (15.92%) IIS
16 31 (15.42%) Microsoft Azure
17 29 (14.43%) SQL Server
18 28 (13.93%) SAN
18 28 (13.93%) vSphere
19 26 (12.94%) Hyper-V
20 24 (11.94%) DHCP
20 24 (11.94%) SharePoint
21 22 (10.95%) MS Excel
21 22 (10.95%) BizTalk Server
22 21 (10.45%) Avaya

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 32 (15.92%) IIS
2 24 (11.94%) SharePoint
3 22 (10.95%) BizTalk Server
4 21 (10.45%) MS Exchange
5 19 (9.45%) Apache
6 13 (6.47%) nginx
7 11 (5.47%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (2.99%) JBoss
9 5 (2.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.99%) IBM Notes
10 4 (1.99%) Tomcat
11 3 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (1.49%) WebSphere
12 2 (1.00%) Jetty
12 2 (1.00%) Mongrel
13 1 (0.50%) CloudStack
13 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 22 (10.95%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.48%) MS Office
3 1 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.50%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) SAP Business One
1 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.50%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 31 (15.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (6.97%) Office 365
3 10 (4.98%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.49%) Mimecast
5 4 (1.99%) SaaS
6 3 (1.49%) Akamai
6 3 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.49%) CloudFront
7 2 (1.00%) Google App Engine
7 2 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.00%) IaaS
7 2 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.50%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.50%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 48 (23.88%) DNS
2 32 (15.92%) Firewall
3 28 (13.93%) SAN
4 24 (11.94%) DHCP
5 18 (8.96%) LAN
6 17 (8.46%) TCP/IP
6 17 (8.46%) WAN
7 10 (4.98%) HTTP
8 9 (4.48%) NAS
8 9 (4.48%) Wireless
9 8 (3.98%) Network Security
9 8 (3.98%) SSL
10 7 (3.48%) NetScaler
10 7 (3.48%) VLAN
11 6 (2.99%) VPN
12 5 (2.49%) Internet
12 5 (2.49%) WLAN
13 4 (1.99%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (1.99%) IPv4
13 4 (1.99%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.43%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.47%) MySQL
3 10 (4.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (4.48%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (4.48%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.49%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.00%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.50%) OLTP
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (3.48%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.99%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.49%) Subversion
4 4 (1.99%) Maven
5 2 (1.00%) Travis CI
5 2 (1.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 33 (16.42%) Finance
2 4 (1.99%) Advertising
2 4 (1.99%) French Language
2 4 (1.99%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (1.49%) Automotive
3 3 (1.49%) Law
3 3 (1.49%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.49%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.00%) Billing
5 1 (0.50%) Banking
5 1 (0.50%) Electronics
5 1 (0.50%) Legal
5 1 (0.50%) Local Government
5 1 (0.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (13.93%) Analyst
2 26 (12.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (10.95%) Architect
4 17 (8.46%) VMware Engineer
5 16 (7.96%) Operations Engineer
5 16 (7.96%) Support Engineer
6 15 (7.46%) Systems Engineer
7 14 (6.97%) Security Analyst
7 14 (6.97%) Windows Engineer
8 12 (5.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 11 (5.47%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 11 (5.47%) DevOps Engineer
9 11 (5.47%) Technical Architect
10 9 (4.48%) Administrator
10 9 (4.48%) Consultant
10 9 (4.48%) Support Analyst
11 8 (3.98%) 3rd Line Support
11 8 (3.98%) Infrastructure Architect
11 8 (3.98%) Systems Administrator
12 7 (3.48%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.96%) Middleware
2 11 (5.47%) LAMP
3 7 (3.48%) J2EE
4 5 (2.49%) LEMP Stack
5 4 (1.99%) Java EE
5 4 (1.99%) LAPP Stack
5 4 (1.99%) Web Services
6 3 (1.49%) .NET
7 2 (1.00%) CSS
7 2 (1.00%) Django
7 2 (1.00%) Java SE
7 2 (1.00%) jQuery
7 2 (1.00%) Matplotlib
7 2 (1.00%) Servlets
8 1 (0.50%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.50%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (18.91%) Data Centre
2 12 (5.97%) Computer Science
3 11 (5.47%) Clustering
4 8 (3.98%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.48%) EMC VNX
6 6 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.99%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.99%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.99%) NHS
7 4 (1.99%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.99%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 3 (1.49%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.49%) Replication
9 2 (1.00%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.00%) PKI
9 2 (1.00%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.00%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.50%) CCTV
10 1 (0.50%) Informatics
10 1 (0.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 138 (68.66%) Windows
2 69 (34.33%) Windows Server
3 58 (28.86%) Linux
4 48 (23.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 40 (19.90%) Windows 7
5 40 (19.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (17.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (9.45%) Unix
8 6 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.99%) Ubuntu
9 4 (1.99%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.49%) Solaris
10 3 (1.49%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.49%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.00%) Android
11 2 (1.00%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (0.50%) VMS
12 1 (0.50%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (20.40%) ITIL
2 20 (9.95%) CRM
2 20 (9.95%) Migration
3 18 (8.96%) High Availability
4 16 (7.96%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (6.97%) Project Management
6 13 (6.47%) DevOps
7 12 (5.97%) Capacity Planning
7 12 (5.97%) Forensic Analysis
7 12 (5.97%) Service Delivery
7 12 (5.97%) Vulnerability Management
8 10 (4.98%) Digital Forensics
8 10 (4.98%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (4.98%) PRINCE2
8 10 (4.98%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (4.48%) Ethical Hacking
9 9 (4.48%) Software Engineering
10 8 (3.98%) Configuration Management
10 8 (3.98%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (3.98%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 37 (18.41%) SQL
2 14 (6.97%) Java
2 14 (6.97%) Python
3 10 (4.98%) C
4 7 (3.48%) Perl
4 7 (3.48%) PowerShell
5 6 (2.99%) Ruby
6 5 (2.49%) PHP
7 4 (1.99%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.00%) C++
9 1 (0.50%) Go
9 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (10.45%) Security Cleared
2 19 (9.45%) Degree
3 10 (4.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (4.48%) DV Cleared
5 8 (3.98%) SC Cleared
5 8 (3.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (3.48%) MCSE
7 5 (2.49%) CCNA
8 4 (1.99%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (1.99%) CCNP
8 4 (1.99%) DBS Check
8 4 (1.99%) MCP
8 4 (1.99%) MCSA
9 2 (1.00%) CCEA
9 2 (1.00%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.00%) MCITP
10 1 (0.50%) CCDE
10 1 (0.50%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.48%) JSP 440
1 7 (3.48%) SLA
2 6 (2.99%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.49%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.49%) QA
4 1 (0.50%) GAMP
4 1 (0.50%) GxP
4 1 (0.50%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 135 (67.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 85 (42.29%) Active Directory
3 40 (19.90%) VMware ESX
4 28 (13.93%) vSphere
5 26 (12.94%) Hyper-V
6 20 (9.95%) Virtual Desktop
7 18 (8.96%) XenApp
8 13 (6.47%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (4.98%) FreeRADIUS
10 9 (4.48%) Virtual Machines
11 8 (3.98%) Docker
11 8 (3.98%) Virtual Servers
12 7 (3.48%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (1.99%) KVM
14 3 (1.49%) Xen
14 3 (1.49%) XenDesktop
14 3 (1.49%) XenServer
15 2 (1.00%) LXC
15 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (1.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (9.45%) SCCM
2 11 (5.47%) Nagios
2 11 (5.47%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (4.98%) Ansible
4 7 (3.48%) Microsoft Clustering
4 7 (3.48%) Puppet
5 4 (1.99%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (1.49%) EMC VPLEX
6 3 (1.49%) Graphite
6 3 (1.49%) logstash
7 2 (1.00%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.00%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (1.00%) SCOM
7 2 (1.00%) WSUS
8 1 (0.50%) DameWare
8 1 (0.50%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.50%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.50%) OpenView
8 1 (0.50%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.50%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 72 (35.82%) Microsoft
2 53 (26.37%) Citrix
3 36 (17.91%) Cisco
4 21 (10.45%) Avaya
5 18 (8.96%) Epicor
6 17 (8.46%) HP
7 13 (6.47%) EMC
8 12 (5.97%) Dell
8 12 (5.97%) NetApp
8 12 (5.97%) Oracle
9 8 (3.98%) Red Hat
10 7 (3.48%) Apple
10 7 (3.48%) CheckPoint
10 7 (3.48%) Intel Security
11 6 (2.99%) SolarWinds
12 5 (2.49%) Lotus
12 5 (2.49%) Novell
12 5 (2.49%) WSO2
13 4 (1.99%) F5
13 4 (1.99%) IBM
Hertfordshire
Volt
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Networkers
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500 - £540 per day
Posted: 2 days ago