The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Consultant
Rank 556 513 542
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +29
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Consultant 10 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.036% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.039% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 8
Average daily rate £513 £388 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.25% +8.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £263 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £330 £356
% change year-on-year
+28.78% -7.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48348 40743 51574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.32% 92.77% 92.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 29873 23952 29018
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1966 2112 2464
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.13 £19.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
VMware Consultant
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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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -9 4 - -
London -45 3 £575 +48.38%
West Midlands -6 1 - -
North West - 1 £375 - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
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VMware Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (29.63%) vCloud
4 7 (25.93%) VMware ESX
4 7 (25.93%) Windows
5 6 (22.22%) Linux
5 6 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 6 (22.22%) vSphere
6 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
6 4 (14.81%) UNIX
7 3 (11.11%) Cisco
7 3 (11.11%) HP
7 3 (11.11%) SAN
7 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
7 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (7.41%) 3PAR
8 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
8 2 (7.41%) Change Control
8 2 (7.41%) Ruby
8 2 (7.41%) Operations Management
8 2 (7.41%) AppSense
8 2 (7.41%) Migration
8 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
8 2 (7.41%) Citrix

VMware Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) SAN
General
1 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
1 1 (3.70%) Replication
1 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Linux
3 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (14.81%) UNIX
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (7.41%) Change Control
1 2 (7.41%) Operations Management
1 2 (7.41%) Migration
1 2 (7.41%) SOA
1 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL
2 1 (3.70%) Project Management
2 1 (3.70%) Validation
2 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
2 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
2 1 (3.70%) Use Case
2 1 (3.70%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.41%) Ruby
2 2 (7.41%) Python
2 2 (7.41%) Perl
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) VCAP
2 1 (3.70%) VTSP
2 1 (3.70%) VCDX
System Software
1 21 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (29.63%) vCloud
3 7 (25.93%) VMware ESX
4 6 (22.22%) vSphere
5 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
6 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.70%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.70%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco
2 3 (11.11%) HP
3 2 (7.41%) 3PAR
3 2 (7.41%) AppSense
3 2 (7.41%) Citrix
3 2 (7.41%) SAP
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) NetApp
4 1 (3.70%) Mercator