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 3 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 30 29 33
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing VMware 132 170 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 5.25% 6.18% 4.51%
As % of the Vendors category 11.18% 12.35% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 90 89
Median daily rate £375 £338 £307
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £165 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+8.45% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 26 3
Median hourly rate £47.50 £23.63 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.05% +9.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.22 £19.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £40.00 £42.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £23.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.63% +11.90%
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
1181 1377 1468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 46.98% 50.05% 47.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 640 739 725
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £192 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 113 94
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.25 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 3 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
(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 +11 45 £425 +25.92% 11
Hertfordshire -10 33 £413 +3.12% 7
Essex -2 23 £348 +26.36% 1
Bedfordshire 0 13 £330 +80.82% 5
Norfolk -4 10 £315 +40.00% 1
Suffolk -2 8 £525 +133.33% 4
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 141 (65.28%) Windows
2 97 (44.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 93 (43.06%) Active Directory
4 70 (32.41%) Windows Server
5 63 (29.17%) Microsoft
6 61 (28.24%) Linux
7 52 (24.07%) HP
8 47 (21.76%) Citrix
9 46 (21.30%) Windows Server 2008
10 44 (20.37%) Windows Server 2012
10 44 (20.37%) Cisco
11 41 (18.98%) ITIL
12 40 (18.52%) SQL Server
13 39 (18.06%) SQL
13 39 (18.06%) Unix
13 39 (18.06%) Data Centre
14 37 (17.13%) MS Exchange
15 35 (16.20%) DNS
16 34 (15.74%) SAN
17 26 (12.04%) Finance
17 26 (12.04%) Migration
17 26 (12.04%) Windows Server 2003
17 26 (12.04%) SharePoint
17 26 (12.04%) Amazon AWS
18 24 (11.11%) SCCM
19 23 (10.65%) VMware ESX
19 23 (10.65%) NetApp
19 23 (10.65%) Office 365
20 22 (10.19%) IIS
21 21 (9.72%) MS Excel

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 37 (17.13%) MS Exchange
2 26 (12.04%) SharePoint
3 22 (10.19%) IIS
4 18 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (4.17%) Skype for Business
6 7 (3.24%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (2.78%) SAS
8 5 (2.31%) IBM Domino
9 4 (1.85%) Apache
9 4 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (1.85%) IBM Notes
9 4 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.39%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.39%) WordPress
11 2 (0.93%) Jetty
11 2 (0.93%) nginx
11 2 (0.93%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (9.72%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.02%) MS Office
3 2 (0.93%) MS Project
3 2 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.39%) Maximo
1 3 (1.39%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.93%) BASE24
3 1 (0.46%) Magento
3 1 (0.46%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 26 (12.04%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (10.65%) Office 365
3 19 (8.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (6.02%) SaaS
5 12 (5.56%) IaaS
5 12 (5.56%) PaaS
6 5 (2.31%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.39%) Google App Engine
7 3 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.93%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.46%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 35 (16.20%) DNS
2 34 (15.74%) SAN
3 19 (8.80%) TCP/IP
4 17 (7.87%) DHCP
4 17 (7.87%) Firewall
5 16 (7.41%) WAN
6 13 (6.02%) LAN
6 13 (6.02%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (4.63%) HTTP
7 10 (4.63%) Wireless
8 9 (4.17%) NAS
8 9 (4.17%) VoIP
8 9 (4.17%) VPN
9 7 (3.24%) 3G
9 7 (3.24%) 4G
9 7 (3.24%) FTP
9 7 (3.24%) LTE
9 7 (3.24%) VLAN
9 7 (3.24%) WLAN
10 6 (2.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.85%) Data Mart
5 3 (1.39%) GIS
5 3 (1.39%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.39%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.93%) MySQL
6 2 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.93%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.93%) SAP HANA
6 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.46%) DB2
7 1 (0.46%) FileMaker
7 1 (0.46%) MS Access
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 5 (2.31%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.39%) Travis CI
3 2 (0.93%) ClearCase
3 2 (0.93%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.93%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.46%) MSTest
4 1 (0.46%) NuGet
4 1 (0.46%) NUnit
4 1 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (12.04%) Finance
2 6 (2.78%) Banking
3 5 (2.31%) Advertising
4 3 (1.39%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.93%) Automotive
5 2 (0.93%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.93%) Retail
6 1 (0.46%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.46%) Back Office
6 1 (0.46%) Billing
6 1 (0.46%) Electronics
6 1 (0.46%) French Language
6 1 (0.46%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (15.28%) Architect
2 24 (11.11%) Analyst
3 22 (10.19%) 3rd Line Support
3 22 (10.19%) Support Engineer
4 20 (9.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 19 (8.80%) VMware Engineer
6 18 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 17 (7.87%) Solutions Architect
8 14 (6.48%) Infrastructure Support
9 12 (5.56%) Consultant
9 12 (5.56%) Server Engineer
9 12 (5.56%) Support Analyst
10 10 (4.63%) IT Engineer
10 10 (4.63%) Technical Architect
11 9 (4.17%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
11 9 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 9 (4.17%) Cloud Architect
11 9 (4.17%) Network Engineer
11 9 (4.17%) Security Architect
11 9 (4.17%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.09%) .NET
2 10 (4.63%) Web Services
3 7 (3.24%) Classic ASP
3 7 (3.24%) WCF
4 4 (1.85%) HTML
4 4 (1.85%) Middleware
5 3 (1.39%) REST
5 3 (1.39%) SOAP
6 2 (0.93%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.93%) CSS
6 2 (0.93%) J2EE
6 2 (0.93%) JSON
6 2 (0.93%) SAP Basis
6 2 (0.93%) Servlets
7 1 (0.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.46%) CSS3
7 1 (0.46%) Django
7 1 (0.46%) jQuery
7 1 (0.46%) NHibernate
7 1 (0.46%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 39 (18.06%) Data Centre
2 9 (4.17%) Clustering
3 6 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.31%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.85%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.39%) CCTV
6 3 (1.39%) CMDB
6 3 (1.39%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.39%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (1.39%) iPad
6 3 (1.39%) Replication
7 2 (0.93%) Chemistry
7 2 (0.93%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.93%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.93%) FlexPod
7 2 (0.93%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.93%) NHS
7 2 (0.93%) Physics
7 2 (0.93%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 141 (65.28%) Windows
2 70 (32.41%) Windows Server
3 61 (28.24%) Linux
4 46 (21.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (20.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 39 (18.06%) Unix
7 26 (12.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (6.94%) Solaris
8 15 (6.94%) Windows 7
9 9 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (3.24%) Windows 2000 Server
11 6 (2.78%) Windows XP
12 4 (1.85%) AIX
12 4 (1.85%) HPUX
13 2 (0.93%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (0.93%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.93%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.46%) CentOS
14 1 (0.46%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.46%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (18.98%) ITIL
2 26 (12.04%) Migration
3 19 (8.80%) High Availability
4 13 (6.02%) ITIL V3
5 12 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 10 (4.63%) DevOps
6 10 (4.63%) Information Security
6 10 (4.63%) Service Management
7 9 (4.17%) Project Management
7 9 (4.17%) Service Delivery
8 8 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (2.78%) Capacity Management
9 6 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (2.78%) CRM
9 6 (2.78%) Data Migration
9 6 (2.78%) Network Load Balancing
9 6 (2.78%) PRINCE2
9 6 (2.78%) TOGAF
10 5 (2.31%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (2.31%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (18.06%) SQL
2 16 (7.41%) PowerShell
3 7 (3.24%) Java
4 5 (2.31%) C
5 4 (1.85%) Perl
5 4 (1.85%) Python
6 3 (1.39%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.39%) PHP
6 3 (1.39%) VBScript
7 2 (0.93%) C#
7 2 (0.93%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.93%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.93%) VB
7 2 (0.93%) VBA
8 1 (0.46%) ABAP
8 1 (0.46%) C++
8 1 (0.46%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (9.72%) Security Cleared
2 16 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (6.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (5.09%) SC Cleared
6 8 (3.70%) CCNA
6 8 (3.70%) CCNP
6 8 (3.70%) Degree
6 8 (3.70%) MCSE
6 8 (3.70%) VCP5
7 6 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (2.78%) MCSA
8 5 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.85%) ISEB
9 4 (1.85%) ISTQB
9 4 (1.85%) VCP6
10 3 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.93%) MCP
11 2 (0.93%) RHCE
12 1 (0.46%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (4.17%) SLA
2 3 (1.39%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.39%) QA
3 2 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.46%) COBIT
4 1 (0.46%) HIPAA
System Software
1 97 (44.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 93 (43.06%) Active Directory
3 23 (10.65%) VMware ESX
4 18 (8.33%) vSphere
5 16 (7.41%) Hyper-V
6 12 (5.56%) XenApp
7 7 (3.24%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (2.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 5 (2.31%) VMware Server
9 4 (1.85%) MetaFrame
9 4 (1.85%) Xen
10 3 (1.39%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (1.39%) NFS
10 3 (1.39%) XenServer
11 2 (0.93%) Docker
11 2 (0.93%) KVM
11 2 (0.93%) LXC
11 2 (0.93%) vCloud
11 2 (0.93%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.46%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 24 (11.11%) SCCM
2 15 (6.94%) SCOM
3 10 (4.63%) Puppet
4 7 (3.24%) Backup Exec
5 5 (2.31%) Bacula
5 5 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (2.31%) ZABBIX
6 4 (1.85%) Ansible
6 4 (1.85%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.85%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.93%) Cobbler
7 2 (0.93%) Control-M
7 2 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.46%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.46%) vRealize
8 1 (0.46%) WSUS
Vendors
1 63 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 52 (24.07%) HP
3 47 (21.76%) Citrix
4 44 (20.37%) Cisco
5 23 (10.65%) NetApp
6 16 (7.41%) Red Hat
7 15 (6.94%) CheckPoint
8 12 (5.56%) Oracle
9 11 (5.09%) Aruba
10 10 (4.63%) Dell
10 10 (4.63%) Meraki
11 7 (3.24%) F5
12 6 (2.78%) 3PAR
12 6 (2.78%) EMC
12 6 (2.78%) Symantec
13 5 (2.31%) IBM
13 5 (2.31%) Veeam
14 4 (1.85%) Avaya
14 4 (1.85%) Lotus
14 4 (1.85%) SunGard
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