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 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Engineer
Rank 546 491 512
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +21
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 33 56 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.062% 0.12% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.13% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 36 27
Average daily rate
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£369 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £137 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £433 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £353 £320
% change year-on-year
-10.28% +10.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £18.17 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.17 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -27.34%
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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
48097 43871 46063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.63% 92.80% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 30743 27109 26547
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1985 1943 2297
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

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 30 October 2014.

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 30 October 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
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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 -11 20 £388 +14.81% 6
South East -21 7 £375 -12.79% 2
Yorkshire -8 3 £285 -24.00%
West Midlands -10 2 £240 -40.00% 1
East of England -24 1 - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
South West - - - -
VMware Engineer
UK

VMware Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 84 (100.00%) VMware
2 62 (73.81%) Windows
3 56 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 31 (36.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 24 (28.57%) SAN
7 24 (28.57%) VMware ESX
7 24 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 23 (27.38%) Citrix
9 21 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (22.62%) HP
10 19 (22.62%) DNS
11 18 (21.43%) Cisco
11 18 (21.43%) MS Exchange
11 18 (21.43%) NetApp
11 18 (21.43%) vSphere
12 17 (20.24%) Windows Server 2012
12 17 (20.24%) DHCP
12 17 (20.24%) Linux
13 16 (19.05%) NAS
14 15 (17.86%) Dell
15 14 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
15 14 (16.67%) PowerShell
16 13 (15.48%) Security Cleared
17 12 (14.29%) VMware Server
17 12 (14.29%) SCCM
18 11 (13.10%) SC Cleared
18 11 (13.10%) VLAN
18 11 (13.10%) XenApp

VMware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 18 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 14 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (8.33%) IIS
5 5 (5.95%) SharePoint
6 4 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (4.76%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.19%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.19%) WorkSite
Applications
1 8 (9.52%) MS Office
2 6 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.14%) SaaS
2 1 (1.19%) Office 365
2 1 (1.19%) IaaS
2 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (28.57%) SAN
2 19 (22.62%) DNS
3 17 (20.24%) DHCP
4 16 (19.05%) NAS
5 11 (13.10%) VLAN
6 5 (5.95%) Firewall
6 5 (5.95%) iSCSI
6 5 (5.95%) LAN
7 4 (4.76%) TCP/IP
8 3 (3.57%) DMZ
9 2 (2.38%) WAN
9 2 (2.38%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.19%) VPN
10 1 (1.19%) LDAP
10 1 (1.19%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 8 (9.52%) Banking
2 5 (5.95%) Front Office
2 5 (5.95%) Finance
3 1 (1.19%) Legal
3 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.19%) Military
3 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.14%) Middleware
2 2 (2.38%) Web Services
3 1 (1.19%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.52%) Blackberry
1 8 (9.52%) PDA
2 4 (4.76%) Replication
2 4 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.57%) Clustering
4 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.19%) PKI
4 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 62 (73.81%) Windows
2 31 (36.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (20.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (20.24%) Linux
5 7 (8.33%) UNIX
6 5 (5.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.76%) Windows XP
8 3 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (10.71%) ITIL
2 7 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (8.33%) Capacity Management
2 7 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (7.14%) Migration
4 4 (4.76%) Time Management
5 3 (3.57%) DevOps
6 2 (2.38%) Problem Management
6 2 (2.38%) Change Management
6 2 (2.38%) Validation
7 1 (1.19%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.19%) ITIL V3
7 1 (1.19%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.19%) Workflow
7 1 (1.19%) Service Management
7 1 (1.19%) Integration Testing
7 1 (1.19%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.19%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 6 (7.14%) Shell Script
2 6 (7.14%) VB
2 6 (7.14%) SQL
3 4 (4.76%) C
4 2 (2.38%) Perl
4 2 (2.38%) VBScript
5 1 (1.19%) PHP
5 1 (1.19%) C#
5 1 (1.19%) C++
5 1 (1.19%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 13 (15.48%) Security Cleared
3 11 (13.10%) SC Cleared
4 9 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (9.52%) VCDX
6 4 (4.76%) VCAP
7 3 (3.57%) MCSE
8 2 (2.38%) CCNA
8 2 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.19%) VCP4
9 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.19%) MCITP
9 1 (1.19%) Degree
9 1 (1.19%) MCSA
9 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.19%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 24 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 18 (21.43%) vSphere
5 12 (14.29%) VMware Server
6 11 (13.10%) XenApp
6 11 (13.10%) XenDesktop
6 11 (13.10%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (9.52%) XenServer
8 7 (8.33%) Hyper-V
9 6 (7.14%) vCloud
10 2 (2.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (1.19%) VMFS
11 1 (1.19%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (1.19%) NFS
11 1 (1.19%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 12 (14.29%) SCCM
2 5 (5.95%) WMI
2 5 (5.95%) BladeLogic
3 4 (4.76%) Puppet
3 4 (4.76%) HP SIM
3 4 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.57%) SCOM
5 2 (2.38%) Tivoli
5 2 (2.38%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.19%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.19%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (1.19%) Nagios
6 1 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 84 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 23 (27.38%) Citrix
4 19 (22.62%) HP
5 18 (21.43%) Cisco
5 18 (21.43%) NetApp
6 15 (17.86%) Dell
7 7 (8.33%) Red Hat
8 5 (5.95%) EMC
9 4 (4.76%) Cyber-Ark
10 2 (2.38%) Symantec
10 2 (2.38%) Sun
10 2 (2.38%) BMC
11 1 (1.19%) Splunk
11 1 (1.19%) MobileIron
11 1 (1.19%) ServiceNow
11 1 (1.19%) Veeam
11 1 (1.19%) 3Com
11 1 (1.19%) AppSense
11 1 (1.19%) Brocade
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