The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had VMware Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Engineer
UK / England
Rank 474 449 398
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -51
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 106 150 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.32% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.33% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 96 136
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £253 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 3
Median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +300.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £52.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +320.00%

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
39818 44786 44510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.68% 95.09% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 26184 29231 27803
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £589 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1392 1510 1751
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £48.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

VMware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured VMware Engineer in the job title.

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 February 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

VMware Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in England

VMware Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +19 51 £375 -4.76% 9
South East -10 27 £380 +12.59% 4
East of England -6 10 £294 -0.42%
Yorkshire +12 7 £550 +45.69% 5
South West -6 4 £300 -23.07%
East Midlands +6 3 £550 -
North West +16 2 £165 -55.55% 5
West Midlands +5 1 £288 -
North East -13 1 £280 -34.11%
VMware Engineer
UK

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, VMware Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring VMware Engineer in the job title.

1 269 (100.00%) VMware
2 179 (66.54%) Windows
3 141 (52.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 113 (42.01%) Windows Server
5 107 (39.78%) Active Directory
6 67 (24.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 62 (23.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 59 (21.93%) vSphere
9 57 (21.19%) Citrix
10 56 (20.82%) Microsoft
11 55 (20.45%) Cisco
12 52 (19.33%) Linux
13 51 (18.96%) PowerShell
14 49 (18.22%) HP
14 49 (18.22%) SAN
15 40 (14.87%) Data Centre
16 38 (14.13%) Security Cleared
16 38 (14.13%) DNS
17 37 (13.75%) MS Exchange
18 36 (13.38%) SC Cleared
19 35 (13.01%) Migration
20 33 (12.27%) Finance
20 33 (12.27%) Windows Server 2003
21 31 (11.52%) VMware ESX
21 31 (11.52%) EMC
22 30 (11.15%) Firewall
23 29 (10.78%) VMware ESXi
24 27 (10.04%) Unix
25 26 (9.67%) Hyper-V
26 25 (9.29%) SQL

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 37 (13.75%) MS Exchange
2 19 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (5.20%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (4.09%) IIS
5 9 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (2.97%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.23%) Skype for Business
8 5 (1.86%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.12%) Confluence
10 2 (0.74%) Apache
10 2 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.74%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.37%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 12 (4.46%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 19 (7.06%) Office 365
2 11 (4.09%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.23%) IaaS
4 4 (1.49%) PaaS
5 2 (0.74%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.37%) SaaS
6 1 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 49 (18.22%) SAN
2 38 (14.13%) DNS
3 30 (11.15%) Firewall
4 20 (7.43%) WAN
5 18 (6.69%) LAN
6 15 (5.58%) VLAN
7 14 (5.20%) LDAP
8 13 (4.83%) DHCP
8 13 (4.83%) NAS
9 10 (3.72%) TCP/IP
10 8 (2.97%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (2.97%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (2.97%) VPN
11 7 (2.60%) Internet
12 6 (2.23%) MPLS
12 6 (2.23%) SMTP
12 6 (2.23%) VoIP
13 5 (1.86%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (1.86%) HTTP
13 5 (1.86%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.18%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (1.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.12%) MySQL
5 2 (0.74%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.74%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.74%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.37%) Big Data
6 1 (0.37%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (2.23%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.86%) JIRA
3 3 (1.12%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.74%) MSI
4 2 (0.74%) Subversion
5 1 (0.37%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.37%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.37%) Vagrant
General
1 33 (12.27%) Finance
2 12 (4.46%) Retail
3 9 (3.35%) Banking
4 5 (1.86%) Law
4 5 (1.86%) Local Government
4 5 (1.86%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.49%) Legal
6 3 (1.12%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.12%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.37%) Electronics
7 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.37%) Marketing
7 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.23%) RabbitMQ
1 6 (2.23%) REST
2 4 (1.49%) MSMQ
3 3 (1.12%) .NET
4 2 (0.74%) JSON
4 2 (0.74%) LAMP
4 2 (0.74%) Middleware
4 2 (0.74%) SOAP
4 2 (0.74%) Software Packaging
4 2 (0.74%) Web Services
5 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.37%) HTML
5 1 (0.37%) RESTful
5 1 (0.37%) WAP
5 1 (0.37%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.37%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.87%) Data Centre
2 18 (6.69%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 13 (4.83%) EMC VNX
4 8 (2.97%) EMC VMAX
5 7 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.60%) Clustering
5 7 (2.60%) Private Cloud
6 6 (2.23%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.49%) HP Storage
7 4 (1.49%) Replication
8 3 (1.12%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.12%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.74%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.74%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.74%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.74%) NHS
9 2 (0.74%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.74%) STB
9 2 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 179 (66.54%) Windows
2 113 (42.01%) Windows Server
3 67 (24.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 62 (23.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 52 (19.33%) Linux
6 33 (12.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (10.04%) Unix
8 18 (6.69%) Windows 7
9 14 (5.20%) Solaris
10 9 (3.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (3.35%) SUSE
11 7 (2.60%) Windows 10
12 6 (2.23%) CentOS
13 4 (1.49%) Android
13 4 (1.49%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.74%) VMS
14 2 (0.74%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.37%) Data ONTAP
15 1 (0.37%) Debian
15 1 (0.37%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (13.01%) Migration
2 23 (8.55%) DevOps
2 23 (8.55%) ITIL
3 20 (7.43%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (5.20%) Configuration Management
4 14 (5.20%) High Availability
5 13 (4.83%) Change Management
5 13 (4.83%) Incident Management
6 10 (3.72%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (3.72%) Server Building
7 9 (3.35%) Converged Infrastructure
8 6 (2.23%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (2.23%) Data Centre Operations
9 5 (1.86%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 5 (1.86%) Load Balancing
9 5 (1.86%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (1.86%) Scrum
9 5 (1.86%) SDLC
9 5 (1.86%) Service Delivery
9 5 (1.86%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 51 (18.96%) PowerShell
2 25 (9.29%) SQL
3 11 (4.09%) Python
3 11 (4.09%) VBScript
4 9 (3.35%) Java
5 7 (2.60%) C
5 7 (2.60%) VB
6 5 (1.86%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.49%) C#
8 3 (1.12%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.74%) Perl
9 2 (0.74%) Ruby
10 1 (0.37%) C++
Qualifications
1 38 (14.13%) Security Cleared
2 36 (13.38%) SC Cleared
3 20 (7.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 16 (5.95%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (4.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (4.09%) MCSE
7 10 (3.72%) CCNA
8 9 (3.35%) Degree
9 5 (1.86%) MCP
10 4 (1.49%) MCITP
11 3 (1.12%) CCNP
12 2 (0.74%) CCA
12 2 (0.74%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.74%) MCSA
13 1 (0.37%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.37%) AWS Certification
13 1 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
13 1 (0.37%) MCTS
13 1 (0.37%) NCIE
13 1 (0.37%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.49%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.12%) SLA
3 2 (0.74%) QA
4 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 141 (52.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 107 (39.78%) Active Directory
3 59 (21.93%) vSphere
4 31 (11.52%) VMware ESX
5 29 (10.78%) VMware ESXi
6 26 (9.67%) Hyper-V
7 22 (8.18%) XenApp
8 9 (3.35%) vCloud
9 8 (2.97%) XenDesktop
10 7 (2.60%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (2.23%) Virtual Desktop
11 6 (2.23%) Virtual Servers
11 6 (2.23%) VMware Server
12 5 (1.86%) Virtual Machines
13 4 (1.49%) Docker
14 3 (1.12%) KVM
14 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.74%) Firmware
15 2 (0.74%) NFS
15 2 (0.74%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (7.43%) vRealize
2 16 (5.95%) SCCM
3 14 (5.20%) Puppet
4 13 (4.83%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (3.35%) AirWatch
5 9 (3.35%) Ansible
6 7 (2.60%) WSUS
7 6 (2.23%) NetBackup
7 6 (2.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 6 (2.23%) vMotion
8 5 (1.86%) PowerCLI
9 4 (1.49%) EMC NetWorker
9 4 (1.49%) HP SIM
9 4 (1.49%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.74%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.74%) Nagios
10 2 (0.74%) SCOM
10 2 (0.74%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 2 (0.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 269 (100.00%) VMware
2 57 (21.19%) Citrix
3 56 (20.82%) Microsoft
4 55 (20.45%) Cisco
5 49 (18.22%) HP
6 31 (11.52%) EMC
7 13 (4.83%) Red Hat
8 11 (4.09%) 3PAR
9 10 (3.72%) Symantec
10 8 (2.97%) NetApp
11 7 (2.60%) Dell
12 5 (1.86%) Avaya
12 5 (1.86%) Brocade
12 5 (1.86%) SolarWinds
13 4 (1.49%) MobileIron
14 3 (1.12%) CheckPoint
14 3 (1.12%) CommVault
14 3 (1.12%) Oracle
15 2 (0.74%) Intel Security
15 2 (0.74%) Sun
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