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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Engineer
UK / England
Rank 424 473 397
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -76
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 149 131 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.29% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.30% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 77 126
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £292 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £350 £298
% change year-on-year
-6.42% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 4
Median hourly rate £50.00 £47.83 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.53% +282.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £50.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +300.00%

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
39357 43443 43764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.72% 94.89% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25811 28092 27916
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1340 1597 1753
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +48 78 £375 -3.22% 4
South East +8 31 £360 +2.85% 6
Yorkshire +10 10 £375 -6.25% 4
South West -3 10 £300 -11.76% 2
East of England +6 7 £294 +54.60% 1
East Midlands +3 5 £275 -6.77%
West Midlands -8 4 £350 +16.66% 1
North West +27 3 £165 -60.94% 3
North East -16 1 - -
VMware Engineer
UK

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 294 (100.00%) VMware
2 181 (61.56%) Windows
3 145 (49.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 125 (42.52%) Windows Server
5 116 (39.46%) Active Directory
6 74 (25.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 73 (24.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 67 (22.79%) Cisco
8 67 (22.79%) Microsoft
9 60 (20.41%) Citrix
9 60 (20.41%) vSphere
10 58 (19.73%) SAN
11 57 (19.39%) DNS
11 57 (19.39%) HP
12 52 (17.69%) Linux
13 51 (17.35%) MS Exchange
14 50 (17.01%) PowerShell
15 40 (13.61%) Data Centre
16 39 (13.27%) Security Cleared
17 38 (12.93%) Windows Server 2003
18 35 (11.90%) EMC
19 34 (11.56%) SC Cleared
20 33 (11.22%) VMware ESX
21 32 (10.88%) Finance
21 32 (10.88%) Firewall
22 31 (10.54%) SQL
22 31 (10.54%) Migration
23 30 (10.20%) Hyper-V
24 29 (9.86%) Office 365
24 29 (9.86%) SQL Server

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 51 (17.35%) MS Exchange
2 23 (7.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (5.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (3.40%) IIS
6 8 (2.72%) SharePoint
6 8 (2.72%) Skype for Business
7 6 (2.04%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.02%) Confluence
8 3 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.02%) IBM Domino
9 2 (0.68%) Apache
9 2 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.34%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.06%) MS Office
3 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 29 (9.86%) Office 365
2 20 (6.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.72%) IaaS
5 6 (2.04%) PaaS
6 2 (0.68%) GitHub
7 1 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.34%) G Suite
7 1 (0.34%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.34%) SaaS
7 1 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 58 (19.73%) SAN
2 57 (19.39%) DNS
3 32 (10.88%) Firewall
4 27 (9.18%) WAN
5 24 (8.16%) LAN
6 22 (7.48%) DHCP
7 20 (6.80%) VLAN
8 19 (6.46%) LDAP
9 15 (5.10%) NAS
10 13 (4.42%) TCP/IP
11 10 (3.40%) VPN
12 9 (3.06%) MPLS
13 8 (2.72%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (2.72%) SMTP
14 7 (2.38%) iSCSI
14 7 (2.38%) Skype
14 7 (2.38%) VoIP
15 5 (1.70%) HTTP
15 5 (1.70%) Internet
16 4 (1.36%) PCoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.86%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.02%) MySQL
4 3 (1.02%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.68%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.68%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.34%) Big Data
6 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.34%) Power BI
6 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (2.04%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.70%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.36%) JIRA
4 3 (1.02%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.68%) Bundler
6 1 (0.34%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.34%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.34%) Subversion
General
1 32 (10.88%) Finance
2 12 (4.08%) Retail
3 8 (2.72%) Banking
4 7 (2.38%) Legal
5 4 (1.36%) Local Government
5 4 (1.36%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.02%) Law
7 2 (0.68%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.68%) Military
7 2 (0.68%) Publishing
7 2 (0.68%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.38%) REST
2 6 (2.04%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (1.36%) MSMQ
4 3 (1.02%) JSON
4 3 (1.02%) Web Services
5 2 (0.68%) .NET
5 2 (0.68%) HTML
5 2 (0.68%) LAMP
5 2 (0.68%) SOAP
5 2 (0.68%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.34%) Middleware
6 1 (0.34%) RESTful
6 1 (0.34%) WAP
6 1 (0.34%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (13.61%) Data Centre
2 19 (6.46%) VCE vBlock
3 15 (5.10%) EMC VNX
4 9 (3.06%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.72%) Private Cloud
6 7 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.04%) EMC VMAX
8 5 (1.70%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.70%) Clustering
9 4 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.36%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.36%) FlexPod
9 4 (1.36%) HP Storage
9 4 (1.36%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.02%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (1.02%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.02%) Replication
10 3 (1.02%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.68%) NHS
11 2 (0.68%) STB
Operating Systems
1 181 (61.56%) Windows
2 125 (42.52%) Windows Server
3 74 (25.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 73 (24.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 52 (17.69%) Linux
6 38 (12.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (7.14%) Unix
8 16 (5.44%) Solaris
8 16 (5.44%) Windows 7
9 9 (3.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (2.72%) SUSE
11 7 (2.38%) Windows 10
11 7 (2.38%) Windows 8
12 6 (2.04%) Android
13 4 (1.36%) CentOS
14 2 (0.68%) Data ONTAP
14 2 (0.68%) VMS
14 2 (0.68%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.34%) Debian
15 1 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (10.54%) Migration
2 28 (9.52%) ITIL
3 27 (9.18%) DevOps
4 26 (8.84%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (6.12%) Change Management
6 17 (5.78%) Incident Management
7 15 (5.10%) High Availability
7 15 (5.10%) Performance Monitoring
8 12 (4.08%) Configuration Management
8 12 (4.08%) Server Building
9 8 (2.72%) Data Centre Operations
10 7 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (2.38%) Converged Infrastructure
10 7 (2.38%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 7 (2.38%) Mobile Device Management
10 7 (2.38%) Service Delivery
11 6 (2.04%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 6 (2.04%) Scrum
11 6 (2.04%) Two-Factor Authentication
11 6 (2.04%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 50 (17.01%) PowerShell
2 31 (10.54%) SQL
3 14 (4.76%) Java
4 9 (3.06%) Python
4 9 (3.06%) VBScript
5 8 (2.72%) VB
6 7 (2.38%) Bash Shell
7 6 (2.04%) C
8 5 (1.70%) Ruby
9 4 (1.36%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.68%) Perl
11 1 (0.34%) C#
Qualifications
1 39 (13.27%) Security Cleared
2 34 (11.56%) SC Cleared
3 22 (7.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 20 (6.80%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (4.76%) CCNA
6 13 (4.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (3.74%) MCSE
8 10 (3.40%) Degree
9 5 (1.70%) MCP
10 4 (1.36%) CCNP
10 4 (1.36%) MCITP
10 4 (1.36%) MCSA
11 2 (0.68%) CCA
11 2 (0.68%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.34%) CCIE
12 1 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
12 1 (0.34%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.34%) MCTS
12 1 (0.34%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.38%) PCI DSS
2 6 (2.04%) SLA
3 3 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 145 (49.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 116 (39.46%) Active Directory
3 60 (20.41%) vSphere
4 33 (11.22%) VMware ESX
5 30 (10.20%) Hyper-V
6 28 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
7 24 (8.16%) XenApp
8 10 (3.40%) vCloud
9 8 (2.72%) VMware Server
10 7 (2.38%) Docker
10 7 (2.38%) XenDesktop
11 5 (1.70%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (1.70%) Virtual Desktop
11 5 (1.70%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
13 3 (1.02%) Firmware
13 3 (1.02%) KVM
13 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.68%) DFS Replication
14 2 (0.68%) NFS
Systems Management
1 24 (8.16%) vRealize
2 22 (7.48%) SCCM
3 18 (6.12%) Puppet
4 14 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (3.74%) AirWatch
6 10 (3.40%) NetBackup
7 9 (3.06%) WSUS
8 8 (2.72%) Ansible
8 8 (2.72%) SCOM
9 7 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
10 6 (2.04%) HP SIM
10 6 (2.04%) PowerCLI
11 5 (1.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 5 (1.70%) vMotion
12 4 (1.36%) Nagios
13 3 (1.02%) Backup Exec
13 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Clustering
14 2 (0.68%) EMC NetWorker
14 2 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
14 2 (0.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 294 (100.00%) VMware
2 67 (22.79%) Cisco
2 67 (22.79%) Microsoft
3 60 (20.41%) Citrix
4 57 (19.39%) HP
5 35 (11.90%) EMC
6 15 (5.10%) NetApp
7 12 (4.08%) 3PAR
7 12 (4.08%) Red Hat
7 12 (4.08%) Symantec
8 10 (3.40%) Dell
9 6 (2.04%) MobileIron
10 5 (1.70%) CommVault
10 5 (1.70%) Veeam
11 4 (1.36%) Atlassian
11 4 (1.36%) Avaya
11 4 (1.36%) Brocade
12 2 (0.68%) Blue Coat
12 2 (0.68%) IronPort
12 2 (0.68%) Siemens