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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 47 32 32
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Contract jobs citing VMware 84 121 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.52% 4.73% 5.44%
As % of the Vendors category 7.75% 9.42% 12.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 60 70
Average daily rate £360 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.90% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £170 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £528 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £370 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.35% +13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 25 9
Average hourly rate £27.50 £23.13 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.91% +15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.30 £14.00 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £29.75 £24.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.88% +12.50%
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
1084 1285 1080
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 45.49% 50.21% 44.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 710 562
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 129 105
Average hourly rate £22.38 £16.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.84% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.74 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.75 £29.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +10 20 £283 +2.72% 10
Hertfordshire -8 20 £413 -17.70% 19
Essex -7 16 £265 +1.92% 9
Bedfordshire +4 13 £444 +66.66% 7
Norfolk -15 8 £170 -2.85% 2
Suffolk +1 7 £300 +21.21% 1
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware.

1 150 (64.10%) Windows
2 122 (52.14%) Active Directory
3 100 (42.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 86 (36.75%) Windows Server
5 84 (35.90%) Linux
6 82 (35.04%) Citrix
7 66 (28.21%) Microsoft
8 63 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 56 (23.93%) ITIL
10 53 (22.65%) Cisco
11 52 (22.22%) HP
12 51 (21.79%) DNS
13 50 (21.37%) Unix
14 49 (20.94%) SQL Server
14 49 (20.94%) Windows Server 2012
15 43 (18.38%) SQL
16 41 (17.52%) XenApp
17 35 (14.96%) MS Exchange
18 34 (14.53%) Data Centre
19 33 (14.10%) DHCP
20 31 (13.25%) vSphere
21 30 (12.82%) VMware ESX
22 29 (12.39%) Windows Server 2003
22 29 (12.39%) Office 365
23 27 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
23 27 (11.54%) Security Cleared
23 27 (11.54%) SAN
23 27 (11.54%) Firewall
24 25 (10.68%) Solaris
25 24 (10.26%) Migration

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 35 (14.96%) MS Exchange
2 19 (8.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (6.84%) SharePoint
4 15 (6.41%) IIS
5 10 (4.27%) Skype for Business
6 9 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (1.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (1.71%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.28%) Apache
10 3 (1.28%) IBM Domino
10 3 (1.28%) NetWeaver
10 3 (1.28%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.85%) CMS
11 2 (0.85%) Jetty
11 2 (0.85%) nginx
11 2 (0.85%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.43%) Documentum
Applications
1 17 (7.26%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.98%) MS Office
3 3 (1.28%) MS Project
3 3 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.56%) Maximo
2 4 (1.71%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 29 (12.39%) Office 365
2 27 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (4.70%) IaaS
3 11 (4.70%) PaaS
4 10 (4.27%) SaaS
5 7 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (2.14%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.28%) Google App Engine
8 3 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.85%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 51 (21.79%) DNS
2 33 (14.10%) DHCP
3 27 (11.54%) Firewall
3 27 (11.54%) SAN
4 19 (8.12%) WAN
5 18 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 16 (6.84%) LAN
7 14 (5.98%) Wi-Fi
8 13 (5.56%) VoIP
9 11 (4.70%) NetScaler
10 10 (4.27%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (4.27%) FTP
10 10 (4.27%) VPN
11 9 (3.85%) NAS
12 8 (3.42%) Wireless
13 7 (2.99%) iSCSI
13 7 (2.99%) WLAN
14 5 (2.14%) HTTP
14 5 (2.14%) LDAP
14 5 (2.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (20.94%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (2.56%) GIS
5 6 (2.56%) RDBMS
5 6 (2.56%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.71%) Big Data
6 4 (1.71%) Oracle Exadata
6 4 (1.71%) SAP BW
6 4 (1.71%) SAP HANA
7 3 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.85%) DB2
8 2 (0.85%) FileMaker
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (3.42%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.71%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (1.28%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.85%) Artifactory
4 2 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.85%) ClearCase
4 2 (0.85%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.43%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.43%) JIRA
General
1 19 (8.12%) Finance
2 4 (1.71%) Advertising
2 4 (1.71%) Automotive
2 4 (1.71%) Local Government
3 3 (1.28%) Banking
3 3 (1.28%) Electronics
3 3 (1.28%) Publishing
4 2 (0.85%) Billing
4 2 (0.85%) Legal
5 1 (0.43%) French Language
5 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (13.68%) Analyst
2 24 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 20 (8.55%) Architect
4 19 (8.12%) 3rd Line Support
5 13 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
6 12 (5.13%) Administrator
6 12 (5.13%) Consultant
6 12 (5.13%) Support Engineer
7 11 (4.70%) Server Engineer
7 11 (4.70%) Support Analyst
7 11 (4.70%) Systems Administrator
7 11 (4.70%) Unix Support
8 10 (4.27%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 10 (4.27%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (4.27%) Linux Support
9 9 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
9 9 (3.85%) Windows Engineer
10 8 (3.42%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
10 8 (3.42%) Network Engineer
10 8 (3.42%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.12%) Web Services
2 6 (2.56%) REST
2 6 (2.56%) SOAP
3 4 (1.71%) .NET
3 4 (1.71%) SAP Basis
4 2 (0.85%) J2EE
4 2 (0.85%) Servlets
5 1 (0.43%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.53%) Data Centre
2 13 (5.56%) Clustering
3 9 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.56%) Data Integration
5 6 (2.56%) iPad
5 6 (2.56%) Private Cloud
6 5 (2.14%) VCE vBlock
7 4 (1.71%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.71%) CCTV
7 4 (1.71%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.71%) HP Storage
7 4 (1.71%) iPhone
7 4 (1.71%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.28%) FlexPod
9 2 (0.85%) Chemistry
9 2 (0.85%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.85%) EMC VNX
9 2 (0.85%) Physics
9 2 (0.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 150 (64.10%) Windows
2 86 (36.75%) Windows Server
3 84 (35.90%) Linux
4 63 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 50 (21.37%) Unix
6 49 (20.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (12.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 25 (10.68%) Solaris
9 20 (8.55%) Windows 7
10 10 (4.27%) Windows XP
11 9 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
12 7 (2.99%) HPUX
13 5 (2.14%) CentOS
13 5 (2.14%) Ubuntu
14 4 (1.71%) AIX
14 4 (1.71%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.85%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.43%) Embedded Linux
16 1 (0.43%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (23.93%) ITIL
2 24 (10.26%) Migration
3 21 (8.97%) High Availability
4 17 (7.26%) ITIL V3
5 14 (5.98%) DevOps
6 11 (4.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (4.70%) TOGAF
7 9 (3.85%) Service Management
8 8 (3.42%) Configuration Management
8 8 (3.42%) Project Management
8 8 (3.42%) Service Delivery
9 7 (2.99%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (2.99%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (2.99%) Vulnerability Management
10 6 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (2.56%) ETL
10 6 (2.56%) Open Source
10 6 (2.56%) SOA
10 6 (2.56%) Software Licensing
11 5 (2.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 43 (18.38%) SQL
2 12 (5.13%) PowerShell
3 10 (4.27%) Perl
4 8 (3.42%) Bash Shell
4 8 (3.42%) VBScript
5 7 (2.99%) Java
6 5 (2.14%) C
7 4 (1.71%) VB
8 3 (1.28%) ABAP
9 2 (0.85%) Python
9 2 (0.85%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 16 (6.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (6.41%) SC Cleared
3 15 (6.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (5.98%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (4.27%) CCNA
6 9 (3.85%) CCNP
6 9 (3.85%) MCSE
7 8 (3.42%) Degree
7 8 (3.42%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (2.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 7 (2.99%) MCSA
8 7 (2.99%) VCP5
9 5 (2.14%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (1.71%) ISEB
10 4 (1.71%) ISTQB
10 4 (1.71%) MCITP
11 3 (1.28%) DV Cleared
11 3 (1.28%) VCP6
12 2 (0.85%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.70%) SLA
2 3 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.28%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.43%) COBIT
4 1 (0.43%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.43%) ISO27002
4 1 (0.43%) JTAG
4 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 122 (52.14%) Active Directory
2 100 (42.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (17.52%) XenApp
4 31 (13.25%) vSphere
5 30 (12.82%) VMware ESX
6 17 (7.26%) Hyper-V
7 11 (4.70%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (3.42%) XenServer
9 6 (2.56%) XenDesktop
10 4 (1.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (1.71%) Docker
10 4 (1.71%) MetaFrame
10 4 (1.71%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (1.71%) vCloud
10 4 (1.71%) Xen
11 2 (0.85%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.85%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.43%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.43%) Snort
Systems Management
1 16 (6.84%) Puppet
1 16 (6.84%) SCCM
2 10 (4.27%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.56%) Backup Exec
3 6 (2.56%) SCOM
3 6 (2.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (2.14%) Bacula
4 5 (2.14%) ZABBIX
5 3 (1.28%) CFEngine
5 3 (1.28%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.28%) vRealize
6 2 (0.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (0.85%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.43%) Ansible
7 1 (0.43%) EMC VPLEX
7 1 (0.43%) EnCase
7 1 (0.43%) Mesos
7 1 (0.43%) QRadar
7 1 (0.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 82 (35.04%) Citrix
2 66 (28.21%) Microsoft
3 53 (22.65%) Cisco
4 52 (22.22%) HP
5 22 (9.40%) Red Hat
6 16 (6.84%) Oracle
7 14 (5.98%) IBM
8 13 (5.56%) NetApp
9 11 (4.70%) EMC
10 9 (3.85%) 3PAR
11 8 (3.42%) Aruba
11 8 (3.42%) CheckPoint
11 8 (3.42%) Dell
12 7 (2.99%) Meraki
13 6 (2.56%) ESRI
13 6 (2.56%) F5
13 6 (2.56%) SAP
13 6 (2.56%) Symantec
14 4 (1.71%) Intel
14 4 (1.71%) Remedy
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £160 - £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £170 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago