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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Engineer
Rank 491 501 466
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -35
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 64 33 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.074% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.080% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 23 28
Average daily rate
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£363 £340 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% -16.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £265 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £438 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £283 £315
% change year-on-year
-20.35% -10.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £26.24 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.24 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -25.04%
VMware Engineer
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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
42723 41204 38282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.41% 92.58% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 27234 25076 22174
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1689 1858 2324
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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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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 +9 32 £383 - 6
South East -13 12 £270 -32.50% 1
South West -17 5 £178 -35.27%
East of England +2 4 £526 -
West Midlands -2 4 £225 -18.18% 2
East Midlands - 4 £283 - 1
Yorkshire -4 3 £238 -13.63% 1
North West - - - -
VMware Engineer
UK

VMware Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 101 (100.00%) VMware
2 74 (73.27%) Windows
3 61 (60.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 43 (42.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (32.67%) Active Directory
6 30 (29.70%) Cisco
7 29 (28.71%) HP
7 29 (28.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 26 (25.74%) vSphere
9 22 (21.78%) NetApp
9 22 (21.78%) ITIL
10 21 (20.79%) Windows Server 2003
11 20 (19.80%) Microsoft
11 20 (19.80%) Citrix
12 19 (18.81%) SAN
12 19 (18.81%) Dell
12 19 (18.81%) Windows Server 2012
13 17 (16.83%) Security Cleared
13 17 (16.83%) MS Exchange
13 17 (16.83%) DNS
14 16 (15.84%) Migration
15 15 (14.85%) VMware ESX
15 15 (14.85%) DHCP
15 15 (14.85%) EMC
16 14 (13.86%) Microsoft Certification
17 13 (12.87%) VMware Server
18 12 (11.88%) VMware ESXi
19 11 (10.89%) SC Cleared
19 11 (10.89%) NAS
20 9 (8.91%) SCCM

VMware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 17 (16.83%) MS Exchange
2 9 (8.91%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.96%) Lync
4 4 (3.96%) IIS
4 4 (3.96%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.99%) WorkSite
5 1 (0.99%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (5.94%) MS Office
2 2 (1.98%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.95%) Office 365
2 4 (3.96%) SaaS
2 4 (3.96%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.98%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 19 (18.81%) SAN
2 17 (16.83%) DNS
3 15 (14.85%) DHCP
4 11 (10.89%) NAS
5 9 (8.91%) VLAN
5 9 (8.91%) Firewall
6 5 (4.95%) iSCSI
7 3 (2.97%) LAN
7 3 (2.97%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.98%) DMZ
8 2 (1.98%) Internet
8 2 (1.98%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.99%) LDAP
9 1 (0.99%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.95%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (8.91%) Finance
2 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.99%) Legal
3 1 (0.99%) Back Office
3 1 (0.99%) Military
3 1 (0.99%) Banking
3 1 (0.99%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.97%) Web Services
2 1 (0.99%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.93%) PDA
1 7 (6.93%) Blackberry
2 5 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.96%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.97%) Replication
4 3 (2.97%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.97%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.99%) CLARiiON
5 1 (0.99%) Clustering
5 1 (0.99%) Handset
5 1 (0.99%) PKI
5 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.99%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 74 (73.27%) Windows
2 43 (42.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (20.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (18.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (8.91%) Linux
6 3 (2.97%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.97%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.98%) VMS
7 2 (1.98%) UNIX
8 1 (0.99%) SUSE
8 1 (0.99%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (21.78%) ITIL
2 16 (15.84%) Migration
3 6 (5.94%) High Availability
3 6 (5.94%) Project Management
3 6 (5.94%) Problem Management
4 5 (4.95%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (3.96%) Time Management
5 4 (3.96%) Change Management
5 4 (3.96%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (1.98%) Mentoring
6 2 (1.98%) ITIL V3
6 2 (1.98%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (1.98%) Load Balancing
7 1 (0.99%) Workflow
7 1 (0.99%) Validation
7 1 (0.99%) Business Continuity
7 1 (0.99%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (0.99%) Incident Management
7 1 (0.99%) Resource Management
7 1 (0.99%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.93%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.97%) SQL
3 2 (1.98%) VBScript
3 2 (1.98%) Perl
4 1 (0.99%) Python
4 1 (0.99%) PHP
4 1 (0.99%) C
4 1 (0.99%) C#
4 1 (0.99%) C++
4 1 (0.99%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (28.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 17 (16.83%) Security Cleared
3 14 (13.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (10.89%) SC Cleared
5 7 (6.93%) MCITP
5 7 (6.93%) MCSE
6 6 (5.94%) VCDX
7 5 (4.95%) DV Cleared
8 4 (3.96%) RHCT
8 4 (3.96%) MCP
9 2 (1.98%) VCAP
9 2 (1.98%) CCNA
9 2 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.99%) Degree
10 1 (0.99%) MCSA
10 1 (0.99%) CCNP
10 1 (0.99%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (60.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (32.67%) Active Directory
3 26 (25.74%) vSphere
4 15 (14.85%) VMware ESX
5 13 (12.87%) VMware Server
6 12 (11.88%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (6.93%) XenApp
7 7 (6.93%) Hyper-V
7 7 (6.93%) XenDesktop
8 6 (5.94%) XenServer
9 5 (4.95%) vCloud
10 1 (0.99%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.99%) NFS
10 1 (0.99%) Firmware
10 1 (0.99%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.99%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 9 (8.91%) SCCM
2 4 (3.96%) HP Data Protector
2 4 (3.96%) SCOM
3 2 (1.98%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.98%) Nagios
4 1 (0.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.99%) OpenView
4 1 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.99%) Puppet
Vendors
1 101 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (29.70%) Cisco
3 29 (28.71%) HP
4 22 (21.78%) NetApp
5 20 (19.80%) Microsoft
5 20 (19.80%) Citrix
6 19 (18.81%) Dell
7 15 (14.85%) EMC
8 7 (6.93%) Red Hat
8 7 (6.93%) 3PAR
9 5 (4.95%) IBM
9 5 (4.95%) Veeam
9 5 (4.95%) FalconStor
10 4 (3.96%) CheckPoint
10 4 (3.96%) Mercator
11 3 (2.97%) CommVault
12 2 (1.98%) Splunk
12 2 (1.98%) Sun
13 1 (0.99%) AppSense
13 1 (0.99%) 3Com
East Riding of Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £230 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago