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 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Engineer
Rank 549 530 525
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -5
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 40 47 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.093% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.10% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 25 27
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£400 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £285 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £550 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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
49336 46518 44681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.83% 92.45% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32059 28699 27154
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 1836 1841 1961
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.57 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -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 28 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 28 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 +13 15 £425 +1.31%
South East -10 15 £388 +10.71% 3
East of England +5 4 £406 -
North West -35 2 £373 +24.16%
West Midlands -6 1 £400 +66.66% 2
North East -25 1 £295 -1.66%
Yorkshire -30 1 - - 1
Midlands - 1 £295 -
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VMware Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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 63 (100.00%) VMware
2 39 (61.90%) Windows
3 35 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (39.68%) vSphere
5 22 (34.92%) VMware ESXi
6 19 (30.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (28.57%) Active Directory
8 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (25.40%) Security Cleared
10 13 (20.63%) SC Cleared
10 13 (20.63%) SAN
10 13 (20.63%) Data Centre
11 12 (19.05%) Citrix
12 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
12 11 (17.46%) VMware ESX
13 10 (15.87%) Linux
13 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (15.87%) VCP5
14 9 (14.29%) vCloud
14 9 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
15 8 (12.70%) Firewall
15 8 (12.70%) NetApp
15 8 (12.70%) SQL
15 8 (12.70%) DNS
15 8 (12.70%) VCP4
16 7 (11.11%) Cisco
16 7 (11.11%) CCNA
16 7 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
16 7 (11.11%) PowerShell

VMware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 5 (7.94%) IIS
2 4 (6.35%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.59%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.59%) CloudStack
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.59%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.63%) SAN
2 8 (12.70%) DNS
2 8 (12.70%) Firewall
3 6 (9.52%) DHCP
3 6 (9.52%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.35%) WAN
5 3 (4.76%) NAS
5 3 (4.76%) LAN
6 2 (3.17%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (3.17%) Wireless
6 2 (3.17%) Network Security
7 1 (1.59%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.59%) ADSL
7 1 (1.59%) VPN
7 1 (1.59%) SSL
7 1 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (6.35%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Local Government
3 1 (1.59%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.35%) NHS
3 3 (4.76%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.17%) EqualLogic
4 2 (3.17%) FlexPod
4 2 (3.17%) Clustering
4 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.59%) Handset
5 1 (1.59%) Replication
5 1 (1.59%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.59%) PDA
5 1 (1.59%) Celerra
5 1 (1.59%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 39 (61.90%) Windows
2 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (15.87%) Linux
4 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.76%) SUSE
5 3 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.76%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.76%) UNIX
6 2 (3.17%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (1.59%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (9.52%) Migration
3 5 (7.94%) ITIL
4 4 (6.35%) Problem Management
4 4 (6.35%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (6.35%) DevOps
4 4 (6.35%) Server Building
5 3 (4.76%) High Availability
5 3 (4.76%) Capacity Management
5 3 (4.76%) Business Continuity
6 2 (3.17%) Project Management
6 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.17%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.17%) Validation
6 2 (3.17%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.17%) Change Control
6 2 (3.17%) Security Hardening
7 1 (1.59%) Security Patching
7 1 (1.59%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.59%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.70%) SQL
2 7 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.17%) Perl
3 2 (3.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (30.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 16 (25.40%) Security Cleared
3 13 (20.63%) SC Cleared
4 10 (15.87%) VCP5
5 8 (12.70%) VCP4
6 7 (11.11%) CCNA
6 7 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (7.94%) CCNP
8 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (3.17%) CCIE
9 2 (3.17%) MCSE
9 2 (3.17%) DV Cleared
9 2 (3.17%) VCAP
10 1 (1.59%) VCDX
10 1 (1.59%) CCDA
10 1 (1.59%) MCITP
10 1 (1.59%) MCT
10 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.59%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 35 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (39.68%) vSphere
3 22 (34.92%) VMware ESXi
4 18 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 11 (17.46%) VMware ESX
6 9 (14.29%) vCloud
7 6 (9.52%) Hyper-V
8 3 (4.76%) XenApp
8 3 (4.76%) VMware Server
8 3 (4.76%) KVM
9 1 (1.59%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) Puppet
2 3 (4.76%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.17%) Nessus
3 2 (3.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.59%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.59%) vMotion
4 1 (1.59%) WSUS
4 1 (1.59%) SCOM
4 1 (1.59%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.59%) MOM
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (19.05%) Citrix
3 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
4 8 (12.70%) NetApp
5 7 (11.11%) Cisco
6 6 (9.52%) Dell
7 4 (6.35%) EMC
7 4 (6.35%) HP
7 4 (6.35%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.17%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.17%) Mercator
8 2 (3.17%) Symantec
8 2 (3.17%) Veeam
9 1 (1.59%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.59%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.59%) F5
9 1 (1.59%) Splunk
9 1 (1.59%) Zerto
9 1 (1.59%) McAfee
9 1 (1.59%) IBM
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