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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 33 21 62
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +41
Contract jobs citing VMware 117 203 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 4.71% 6.51% 3.18%
As % of the Vendors category 9.46% 14.23% 7.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 112 50
Median daily rate £350 £350 £239
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +46.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £175 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.92% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 29 15
Median hourly rate £13.50 £37.50 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.00% +47.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £16.70 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.10 £48.65 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+16.27% +3.61%
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
1237 1427 1402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 49.80% 45.75% 44.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 686 802 802
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £210 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 134 137
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £37.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -14 34 £320 -23.58% 11
Bedfordshire +6 28 £260 -13.33% 3
Cambridgeshire +11 25 £350 -5.08% 7
Norfolk -4 14 £488 +158.27%
Essex -27 10 £375 - 5
Suffolk -3 6 £575 +76.92% 1
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 180 (71.43%) Windows
2 132 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 108 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 98 (38.89%) Microsoft
5 97 (38.49%) Windows Server
6 79 (31.35%) Citrix
7 63 (25.00%) Linux
8 55 (21.83%) ITIL
8 55 (21.83%) Cisco
8 55 (21.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 55 (21.83%) Data Centre
9 54 (21.43%) SQL Server
10 51 (20.24%) HP
10 51 (20.24%) Windows Server 2008
11 43 (17.06%) SCCM
12 41 (16.27%) SQL
13 40 (15.87%) vSphere
14 38 (15.08%) SAN
15 36 (14.29%) Finance
16 35 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
16 35 (13.89%) IIS
17 34 (13.49%) WAN
17 34 (13.49%) Hyper-V
18 33 (13.10%) Firewall
18 33 (13.10%) MS Exchange
18 33 (13.10%) Unix
19 29 (11.51%) LAN
19 29 (11.51%) NetApp
20 27 (10.71%) MS Excel
21 26 (10.32%) Security Cleared

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 35 (13.89%) IIS
2 33 (13.10%) MS Exchange
3 19 (7.54%) SharePoint
4 12 (4.76%) Apache
4 12 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (2.38%) SAS
7 5 (1.98%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2000
8 4 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.59%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.19%) IBM Domino
9 3 (1.19%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.19%) nginx
10 2 (0.79%) iPlanet
10 2 (0.79%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.40%) CMS
11 1 (0.40%) Joomla!
Applications
1 27 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.17%) MS Office
3 2 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.19%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.79%) BASE24
3 1 (0.40%) Magento
3 1 (0.40%) Maximo
3 1 (0.40%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 26 (10.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (7.54%) Office 365
4 10 (3.97%) SaaS
5 7 (2.78%) IaaS
5 7 (2.78%) PaaS
6 4 (1.59%) CloudFront
7 3 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.40%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 38 (15.08%) SAN
2 34 (13.49%) WAN
3 33 (13.10%) Firewall
4 29 (11.51%) LAN
5 25 (9.92%) DNS
6 18 (7.14%) DHCP
7 17 (6.75%) NAS
7 17 (6.75%) TCP/IP
8 15 (5.95%) VLAN
9 14 (5.56%) Network Security
10 13 (5.16%) VPN
11 12 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (4.76%) iSCSI
12 11 (4.37%) Internet
12 11 (4.37%) Wireless
13 10 (3.97%) LDAP
14 9 (3.57%) NetScaler
14 9 (3.57%) VoIP
15 8 (3.17%) Cisco ASA
16 7 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.17%) Hadoop
2 8 (3.17%) Oracle Database
3 7 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.98%) MySQL
4 5 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.59%) Data Mart
5 4 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.19%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.79%) OLTP
7 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.40%) GIS
8 1 (0.40%) MS Access
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.98%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.79%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.79%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.40%) MSTest
3 1 (0.40%) NuGet
3 1 (0.40%) NUnit
3 1 (0.40%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (14.29%) Finance
2 6 (2.38%) Retail
3 5 (1.98%) Local Government
3 5 (1.98%) Military
4 4 (1.59%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.19%) Advertising
5 3 (1.19%) Back Office
5 3 (1.19%) Banking
6 2 (0.79%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.40%) Billing
Job Titles
1 54 (21.43%) Architect
2 34 (13.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 24 (9.52%) Support Engineer
4 21 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 20 (7.94%) Infrastructure Architect
6 19 (7.54%) Server Engineer
7 18 (7.14%) Analyst
7 18 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
8 17 (6.75%) VMware Engineer
9 14 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 12 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
10 12 (4.76%) Consultant
10 12 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
10 12 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (4.37%) IT Engineer
11 11 (4.37%) Network Engineer
11 11 (4.37%) Project Manager
12 10 (3.97%) Administrator
12 10 (3.97%) Systems Administrator
13 9 (3.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.35%) Middleware
2 9 (3.57%) .NET
3 8 (3.17%) Web Services
4 7 (2.78%) Classic ASP
4 7 (2.78%) WCF
5 5 (1.98%) JSP
6 4 (1.59%) HTML
6 4 (1.59%) JSON
7 3 (1.19%) 802.1X
7 3 (1.19%) LAMP
8 2 (0.79%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.79%) CSS
8 2 (0.79%) J2EE
8 2 (0.79%) jQuery
8 2 (0.79%) SAML
9 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.40%) CSS3
9 1 (0.40%) HTML5
9 1 (0.40%) Matplotlib
9 1 (0.40%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 55 (21.83%) Data Centre
2 15 (5.95%) Clustering
3 8 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (1.98%) Client/Server
4 5 (1.98%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (1.98%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.59%) CCTV
6 3 (1.19%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.19%) NHS
6 3 (1.19%) Replication
6 3 (1.19%) RIA
7 2 (0.79%) CMDB
7 2 (0.79%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.79%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.79%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.79%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (0.79%) PKI
7 2 (0.79%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.79%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 180 (71.43%) Windows
2 97 (38.49%) Windows Server
3 63 (25.00%) Linux
4 55 (21.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 51 (20.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 35 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 33 (13.10%) Unix
8 20 (7.94%) Windows 7
9 16 (6.35%) Solaris
10 13 (5.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (2.78%) AIX
11 7 (2.78%) CentOS
12 6 (2.38%) Ubuntu
13 5 (1.98%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.79%) Android
14 2 (0.79%) Debian
14 2 (0.79%) HPUX
14 2 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.79%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (21.83%) ITIL
2 22 (8.73%) Migration
3 20 (7.94%) Load Balancing
3 20 (7.94%) Project Management
4 17 (6.75%) High Availability
5 15 (5.95%) Service Delivery
6 14 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (5.16%) Kalman Filter
7 13 (5.16%) PRINCE2
8 11 (4.37%) Configuration Management
8 11 (4.37%) Identity Management
9 10 (3.97%) Secure Coding
10 9 (3.57%) Information Security
10 9 (3.57%) Server Building
11 8 (3.17%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (3.17%) ITIL V3
12 7 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (2.78%) CRM
12 7 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (2.38%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 41 (16.27%) SQL
2 20 (7.94%) Java
2 20 (7.94%) PowerShell
3 15 (5.95%) Python
4 14 (5.56%) Shell Script
5 9 (3.57%) C++
6 6 (2.38%) MATLAB
6 6 (2.38%) PHP
7 5 (1.98%) C
8 3 (1.19%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.19%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.19%) Perl
8 3 (1.19%) Ruby
9 2 (0.79%) AWK
9 2 (0.79%) C#
9 2 (0.79%) sed
10 1 (0.40%) VB
10 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (10.32%) Security Cleared
2 24 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (7.54%) CCNA
4 17 (6.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (5.16%) SC Cleared
6 11 (4.37%) MCSE
6 11 (4.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (3.57%) CCNP
7 9 (3.57%) MCITP
8 7 (2.78%) DV Cleared
9 6 (2.38%) MCSA
10 5 (1.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (1.98%) MCP
10 5 (1.98%) VCP5
11 4 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (1.59%) RHCE
12 3 (1.19%) CCDA
12 3 (1.19%) CCDP
12 3 (1.19%) CISM
13 2 (0.79%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.16%) PCI DSS
2 10 (3.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.17%) SLA
4 5 (1.98%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.40%) FISMA
6 1 (0.40%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.40%) QA
6 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 132 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 108 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 40 (15.87%) vSphere
4 34 (13.49%) Hyper-V
5 24 (9.52%) VMware ESX
6 20 (7.94%) XenApp
7 10 (3.97%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (3.17%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (3.17%) Virtual Desktop
10 5 (1.98%) XenDesktop
11 4 (1.59%) Docker
11 4 (1.59%) KVM
11 4 (1.59%) LXC
11 4 (1.59%) vCloud
11 4 (1.59%) XenServer
12 3 (1.19%) FreeRADIUS
12 3 (1.19%) NFS
13 2 (0.79%) Firmware
13 2 (0.79%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 43 (17.06%) SCCM
2 15 (5.95%) SCOM
3 13 (5.16%) Microsoft Clustering
4 10 (3.97%) Puppet
5 7 (2.78%) Backup Exec
5 7 (2.78%) WSUS
6 6 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (1.98%) NetBackup
8 4 (1.59%) SCVMM
9 3 (1.19%) Ansible
9 3 (1.19%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (1.19%) Graphite
9 3 (1.19%) logstash
9 3 (1.19%) Nagios
9 3 (1.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (0.79%) Cobbler
10 2 (0.79%) Control-M
10 2 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.79%) Simpana
Vendors
1 98 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 79 (31.35%) Citrix
3 55 (21.83%) Cisco
4 51 (20.24%) HP
5 29 (11.51%) NetApp
6 24 (9.52%) Oracle
7 23 (9.13%) Red Hat
8 21 (8.33%) CheckPoint
9 16 (6.35%) Dell
10 14 (5.56%) F5
11 11 (4.37%) 3PAR
12 9 (3.57%) Veeam
13 8 (3.17%) Avaya
13 8 (3.17%) CommVault
13 8 (3.17%) Sun
14 6 (2.38%) EMC
15 5 (1.98%) BMC
15 5 (1.98%) IBM
16 4 (1.59%) Juniper
16 4 (1.59%) SunGard
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