The table below looks at the statistics for the VMware Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Consultant
Rank 583 568 557
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -11
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Consultant 38 31 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.074% 0.061% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.065% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 17
Average daily rate £400 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £245 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £510 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
VMware Consultant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48678 47959 46948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.04% 94.75% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 32103 29564 29088
Average daily rate £425 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1381 1912 1941
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

VMware Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Consultant in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

VMware Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

VMware Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Consultant across the England region.

VMware Consultant Daily Rate Trend in England

VMware Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

VMware Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in England

VMware Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Consultant across the England region.

VMware Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in England

VMware Consultant
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
London -15 11 £423 -15.50% 1
South East -15 8 £413 +17.85% 3
Yorkshire - 7 - -
South West -1 4 £420 +40.00% 1
East of England +10 3 £325 +44.44%
West Midlands - 2 - - 2
East Midlands - 1 £250 -
Midlands - 1 - -
North West - 1 £375 - 1
VMware Consultant
UK

VMware Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited VMware Consultant in their job title 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 with VMware Consultant in their job title.

1 53 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (41.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (32.08%) Windows
4 16 (30.19%) Data Centre
5 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
6 13 (24.53%) Active Directory
7 9 (16.98%) NetApp
7 9 (16.98%) VMware ESX
7 9 (16.98%) Finance
7 9 (16.98%) Windows Server
7 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (15.09%) vSphere
8 8 (15.09%) Banking
8 8 (15.09%) Migration
8 8 (15.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (15.09%) SCCM
8 8 (15.09%) MS Exchange
9 7 (13.21%) DNS
10 6 (11.32%) Change Control
10 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (11.32%) SAN
11 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
11 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (9.43%) Cisco
11 5 (9.43%) Linux
11 5 (9.43%) MCSE
11 5 (9.43%) SQL
11 5 (9.43%) vRealize
11 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (7.55%) PowerShell

VMware Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited VMware Consultant in their job title 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 with VMware Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (15.09%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.89%) Apache
3 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.89%) IIS
3 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.89%) MS Office
1 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.89%) Office 365
3 1 (1.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) DNS
2 6 (11.32%) SAN
3 4 (7.55%) DHCP
3 4 (7.55%) Firewall
4 2 (3.77%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (3.77%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (3.77%) iSCSI
4 2 (3.77%) NAS
4 2 (3.77%) SMTP
4 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.89%) FTP
5 1 (1.89%) Internet
5 1 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.89%) LAN
5 1 (1.89%) LDAP
5 1 (1.89%) POP3
5 1 (1.89%) VLAN
5 1 (1.89%) VXLAN
5 1 (1.89%) WAN
5 1 (1.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 9 (16.98%) Finance
2 8 (15.09%) Banking
3 3 (5.66%) Law
4 1 (1.89%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.19%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.66%) PKI
3 2 (3.77%) Clustering
3 2 (3.77%) CMDB
3 2 (3.77%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.77%) Replication
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Blog
4 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.89%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.89%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.08%) Windows
2 9 (16.98%) Windows Server
2 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (9.43%) Linux
3 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.77%) Data ONTAP
5 2 (3.77%) Unix
5 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.89%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.09%) Migration
2 6 (11.32%) Change Control
3 3 (5.66%) ITIL
4 2 (3.77%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (3.77%) Load Balancing
4 2 (3.77%) Network Design
4 2 (3.77%) Performance Management
4 2 (3.77%) Presales
5 1 (1.89%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.89%) Coaching
5 1 (1.89%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (1.89%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 1 (1.89%) ITSM
5 1 (1.89%) Patch Management
5 1 (1.89%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.89%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (1.89%) Storage Virtualisation
5 1 (1.89%) Use Case
5 1 (1.89%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (1.89%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) SQL
2 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.77%) VBScript
4 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.89%) C
4 1 (1.89%) C++
4 1 (1.89%) Java
4 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.89%) Perl
4 1 (1.89%) Python
4 1 (1.89%) Ruby
4 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (9.43%) MCSE
3 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.55%) MCSA
4 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.89%) CCNA
6 1 (1.89%) CCNP
6 1 (1.89%) Degree
6 1 (1.89%) MCITP
6 1 (1.89%) MCP
6 1 (1.89%) MCSD
6 1 (1.89%) NCDA
6 1 (1.89%) RHCA
6 1 (1.89%) RHCE
6 1 (1.89%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 22 (41.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (24.53%) Active Directory
3 9 (16.98%) VMware ESX
4 8 (15.09%) vSphere
5 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.66%) NFS
5 3 (5.66%) VMware Server
6 2 (3.77%) vCloud
6 2 (3.77%) XenApp
6 2 (3.77%) XenServer
7 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (15.09%) SCCM
2 5 (9.43%) vRealize
3 3 (5.66%) SCOM
4 2 (3.77%) Puppet
5 1 (1.89%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.89%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.89%) vMotion
5 1 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
3 9 (16.98%) NetApp
4 5 (9.43%) Cisco
5 3 (5.66%) HP
6 2 (3.77%) Citrix
7 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.89%) CommVault
7 1 (1.89%) Dell
7 1 (1.89%) EMC
7 1 (1.89%) IBM
7 1 (1.89%) Infoblox
7 1 (1.89%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.89%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle
7 1 (1.89%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.89%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.89%) Splunk