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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Engineer
Rank 553 527 489
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -38
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 26 26 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.053% 0.054% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.059% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 24
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£375 £400 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +25.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £300 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £440 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £245 £325 £280
% change year-on-year
-24.61% +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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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
45428 44376 39335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.34% 92.50% 92.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 28584 27952 23212
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
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 1800 1857 2029
Average hourly rate £16.54 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.50 £41.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -6 16 £425 +4.87% 4
South West +11 2 £375 - 1
West Midlands -8 2 £375 -
East Midlands -11 2 £140 -63.15%
South East -15 2 - - 2
East of England +5 1 £140 -53.33%
VMware Engineer
UK

VMware Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 86 (100.00%) VMware
2 63 (73.26%) Windows
3 35 (40.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (37.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (30.23%) vSphere
6 23 (26.74%) Active Directory
7 22 (25.58%) SAN
8 21 (24.42%) Cisco
8 21 (24.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 20 (23.26%) Microsoft
9 20 (23.26%) ITIL
9 20 (23.26%) HP
10 18 (20.93%) Citrix
10 18 (20.93%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (19.77%) Security Cleared
12 16 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (17.44%) DNS
14 14 (16.28%) Migration
15 13 (15.12%) DHCP
15 13 (15.12%) Dell
15 13 (15.12%) EMC
16 12 (13.95%) Disaster Recovery
17 11 (12.79%) VMware Server
17 11 (12.79%) SC Cleared
17 11 (12.79%) NetApp
17 11 (12.79%) Linux
17 11 (12.79%) VMware ESXi
18 10 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
19 9 (10.47%) NAS
19 9 (10.47%) Veeam

VMware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (9.30%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.98%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (4.65%) Lync
4 4 (4.65%) IIS
5 2 (2.33%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (3.49%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.65%) Office 365
3 2 (2.33%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.16%) Amazon Glacier
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 22 (25.58%) SAN
2 15 (17.44%) DNS
3 13 (15.12%) DHCP
4 9 (10.47%) NAS
5 6 (6.98%) Firewall
5 6 (6.98%) VLAN
5 6 (6.98%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.65%) WAN
7 3 (3.49%) LAN
7 3 (3.49%) Internet
7 3 (3.49%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (2.33%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.16%) ADSL
9 1 (1.16%) Network Security
9 1 (1.16%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.81%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (9.30%) Finance
2 2 (2.33%) Back Office
2 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.49%) Web Services
2 2 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.81%) Blackberry
1 5 (5.81%) PDA
2 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.49%) Private Cloud
3 3 (3.49%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (2.33%) Replication
4 2 (2.33%) CLARiiON
4 2 (2.33%) Clustering
4 2 (2.33%) Handset
4 2 (2.33%) Celerra
5 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.16%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.16%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 63 (73.26%) Windows
2 32 (37.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (20.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (12.79%) Linux
6 5 (5.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.49%) VMS
7 3 (3.49%) SUSE
8 2 (2.33%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.16%) UNIX
9 1 (1.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.26%) ITIL
2 14 (16.28%) Migration
3 12 (13.95%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (8.14%) Project Management
5 5 (5.81%) Problem Management
5 5 (5.81%) Incident Management
5 5 (5.81%) High Availability
6 4 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (3.49%) Business Continuity
7 3 (3.49%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (2.33%) ITIL V3
8 2 (2.33%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.33%) Low Latency
8 2 (2.33%) Change Management
8 2 (2.33%) ITSM
8 2 (2.33%) Load Balancing
9 1 (1.16%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.16%) Resource Management
9 1 (1.16%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.16%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.30%) SQL
2 7 (8.14%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.33%) VBScript
3 2 (2.33%) C#
4 1 (1.16%) Perl
4 1 (1.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (24.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 17 (19.77%) Security Cleared
3 11 (12.79%) SC Cleared
4 10 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (6.98%) DV Cleared
5 6 (6.98%) MCITP
6 4 (4.65%) MCSE
7 3 (3.49%) MCP
7 3 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (3.49%) CCNA
7 3 (3.49%) RHCT
8 2 (2.33%) VCAP
8 2 (2.33%) CCNP
9 1 (1.16%) MCT
9 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.16%) VCP5
9 1 (1.16%) VCDX
System Software
1 35 (40.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (30.23%) vSphere
3 23 (26.74%) Active Directory
4 11 (12.79%) VMware Server
4 11 (12.79%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (8.14%) VMware ESX
5 7 (8.14%) XenApp
6 6 (6.98%) vCloud
7 5 (5.81%) Hyper-V
7 5 (5.81%) XenDesktop
8 3 (3.49%) XenServer
9 2 (2.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (1.16%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (6.98%) SCOM
2 5 (5.81%) SCCM
3 3 (3.49%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (2.33%) HP SIM
4 2 (2.33%) EdgeSight
4 2 (2.33%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.33%) Nagios
5 1 (1.16%) OpenView
5 1 (1.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.16%) MOM
5 1 (1.16%) WSUS
5 1 (1.16%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.16%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.16%) Puppet
5 1 (1.16%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 86 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (24.42%) Cisco
3 20 (23.26%) Microsoft
3 20 (23.26%) HP
4 18 (20.93%) Citrix
5 13 (15.12%) Dell
5 13 (15.12%) EMC
6 11 (12.79%) NetApp
7 9 (10.47%) Veeam
8 8 (9.30%) FalconStor
8 8 (9.30%) Red Hat
9 6 (6.98%) 3PAR
10 5 (5.81%) IBM
11 4 (4.65%) CheckPoint
12 3 (3.49%) Mercator
13 2 (2.33%) F5
13 2 (2.33%) Nimsoft
13 2 (2.33%) ServiceNow
13 2 (2.33%) CA
13 2 (2.33%) Veritas
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