The table below looks at the statistics for the VMware Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Engineer
Rank 550 519 510
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -9
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 37 49 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.072% 0.099% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 27 29
Average daily rate
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£388 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £289
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - -
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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
47771 45698 43205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.50% 92.57% 92.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 30943 28173 25957
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1778 1841 1968
Average hourly rate £16.95 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.72% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.78 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

VMware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

VMware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

VMware Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

VMware Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

VMware Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

VMware Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

VMware Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

VMware Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

VMware Engineer
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 Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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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 -4 14 £425 -5.55% 2
South East -19 12 £375 +15.38% 2
East of England -5 5 £338 +8.00%
West Midlands +2 2 £400 - 1
North East -20 1 £295 +18.00%
Yorkshire -28 1 - -
North West -31 1 £420 +40.00% 2
Midlands - 1 £295 -
VMware Engineer
UK

VMware Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited VMware Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 72 (100.00%) VMware
2 46 (63.89%) Windows
3 34 (47.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (34.72%) vSphere
5 23 (31.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 22 (30.56%) VMware ESXi
7 20 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (27.78%) Active Directory
8 19 (26.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (25.00%) Security Cleared
10 16 (22.22%) SC Cleared
10 16 (22.22%) Citrix
10 16 (22.22%) Data Centre
11 15 (20.83%) SAN
12 13 (18.06%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (16.67%) Linux
13 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
14 10 (13.89%) DNS
14 10 (13.89%) Cisco
14 10 (13.89%) SQL
14 10 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (13.89%) VCP5
15 9 (12.50%) Firewall
15 9 (12.50%) vCloud
16 8 (11.11%) NetApp
16 8 (11.11%) ITIL
16 8 (11.11%) DHCP
16 8 (11.11%) PowerShell
16 8 (11.11%) VCP4
16 8 (11.11%) VMware ESX

VMware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited VMware Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 4 (5.56%) IIS
2 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.78%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.39%) CloudStack
4 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.39%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.39%) Office 365
2 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.83%) SAN
2 10 (13.89%) DNS
3 9 (12.50%) Firewall
4 8 (11.11%) DHCP
5 7 (9.72%) TCP/IP
6 5 (6.94%) WAN
7 4 (5.56%) NAS
7 4 (5.56%) LAN
8 2 (2.78%) Network Security
8 2 (2.78%) Wireless
8 2 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.39%) VLAN
9 1 (1.39%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.39%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.39%) ADSL
9 1 (1.39%) VPN
9 1 (1.39%) SSL
9 1 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (5.56%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Local Government
3 1 (1.39%) Back Office
3 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.39%) Web Services
1 1 (1.39%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.56%) NHS
3 2 (2.78%) Clustering
3 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.78%) EqualLogic
3 2 (2.78%) FlexPod
3 2 (2.78%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.39%) Handset
4 1 (1.39%) Replication
4 1 (1.39%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.39%) PDA
4 1 (1.39%) Celerra
4 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 46 (63.89%) Windows
2 20 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (26.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (18.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (16.67%) Linux
6 4 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.17%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.17%) SUSE
8 2 (2.78%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (2.78%) UNIX
9 1 (1.39%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (11.11%) ITIL
3 7 (9.72%) Migration
4 4 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (5.56%) DevOps
4 4 (5.56%) Server Building
5 3 (4.17%) Business Continuity
5 3 (4.17%) Incident Management
5 3 (4.17%) Problem Management
6 2 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (2.78%) Project Management
6 2 (2.78%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.78%) Validation
6 2 (2.78%) High Availability
6 2 (2.78%) Change Control
6 2 (2.78%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.39%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.39%) Low Latency
7 1 (1.39%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.39%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.89%) SQL
2 8 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.78%) Python
3 2 (2.78%) Perl
4 1 (1.39%) C#
4 1 (1.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (31.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 18 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 16 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 10 (13.89%) VCP5
5 8 (11.11%) VCP4
6 7 (9.72%) CCNA
6 7 (9.72%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (6.94%) CCNP
8 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.78%) CCIE
9 2 (2.78%) MCSE
9 2 (2.78%) VCAP
9 2 (2.78%) MCITP
10 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.39%) VCDX
10 1 (1.39%) MCT
10 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.39%) CCDA
System Software
1 34 (47.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (34.72%) vSphere
3 22 (30.56%) VMware ESXi
4 20 (27.78%) Active Directory
5 9 (12.50%) vCloud
6 8 (11.11%) VMware ESX
7 7 (9.72%) Hyper-V
8 6 (8.33%) XenApp
9 4 (5.56%) VMware Server
10 3 (4.17%) KVM
11 1 (1.39%) XenDesktop
11 1 (1.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) Puppet
2 3 (4.17%) NetBackup
2 3 (4.17%) SCOM
3 2 (2.78%) Nessus
3 2 (2.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.39%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.39%) EdgeSight
4 1 (1.39%) MOM
4 1 (1.39%) Nagios
4 1 (1.39%) WSUS
4 1 (1.39%) SCCM
4 1 (1.39%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.39%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.39%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 72 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (22.22%) Citrix
3 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (13.89%) Cisco
5 8 (11.11%) NetApp
6 7 (9.72%) Dell
7 6 (8.33%) EMC
8 5 (6.94%) HP
9 4 (5.56%) Red Hat
10 3 (4.17%) CheckPoint
10 3 (4.17%) Veeam
10 3 (4.17%) FalconStor
11 2 (2.78%) Symantec
12 1 (1.39%) McAfee
12 1 (1.39%) Mercator
12 1 (1.39%) Veritas
12 1 (1.39%) IBM
12 1 (1.39%) Juniper
12 1 (1.39%) CA
12 1 (1.39%) CommVault
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