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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Engineer
Rank 526 527 555
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +28
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 43 44 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.083% 0.091% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.098% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 26 20
Average daily rate
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£375 £348 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.91% -10.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £202 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £427 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £318 £319
% change year-on-year
-5.51% -0.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £26.00
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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
47435 44898 50240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.27% 92.83% 92.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 29529 27410 28827
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1886 1936 2450
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 15 September 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 15 September 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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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 +5 23 £425 +21.42% 3
South East -20 5 £363 -8.51% 2
North West -2 3 £300 -
East of England -27 2 - -
South West -32 2 £300 -15.49%
Yorkshire - 2 - - 2
East Midlands +1 1 £175 -28.57%
VMware Engineer
UK

VMware Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 81 (100.00%) VMware
2 59 (72.84%) Windows
3 55 (67.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 32 (39.51%) Microsoft
5 32 (39.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (29.63%) SAN
7 23 (28.40%) DNS
8 22 (27.16%) VMware ESX
9 21 (25.93%) DHCP
10 20 (24.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 20 (24.69%) vSphere
10 20 (24.69%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (23.46%) HP
11 19 (23.46%) Citrix
11 19 (23.46%) Windows Server 2003
12 18 (22.22%) Cisco
13 17 (20.99%) MS Exchange
14 16 (19.75%) Linux
14 16 (19.75%) NetApp
14 16 (19.75%) PowerShell
15 15 (18.52%) SCCM
16 14 (17.28%) NAS
16 14 (17.28%) VMware ESXi
17 13 (16.05%) Security Cleared
17 13 (16.05%) Exchange Server 2003
18 11 (13.58%) VLAN
18 11 (13.58%) Dell
18 11 (13.58%) VMware Server
18 11 (13.58%) SC Cleared

VMware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 17 (20.99%) MS Exchange
2 13 (16.05%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (8.64%) SharePoint
3 7 (8.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (6.17%) IIS
5 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.94%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.47%) Apache
6 2 (2.47%) Lync
7 1 (1.23%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 8 (9.88%) MS Office
2 6 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.41%) SaaS
2 1 (1.23%) Office 365
2 1 (1.23%) IaaS
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (29.63%) SAN
2 23 (28.40%) DNS
3 21 (25.93%) DHCP
4 14 (17.28%) NAS
5 11 (13.58%) VLAN
6 4 (4.94%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.94%) LAN
7 3 (3.70%) iSCSI
7 3 (3.70%) Firewall
8 2 (2.47%) NetScaler
8 2 (2.47%) WAN
9 1 (1.23%) VPN
9 1 (1.23%) DMZ
9 1 (1.23%) Internet
9 1 (1.23%) MPLS
9 1 (1.23%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (8.64%) Finance
1 7 (8.64%) Banking
2 5 (6.17%) Front Office
3 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.41%) Middleware
2 2 (2.47%) Web Services
3 1 (1.23%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) Blackberry
1 8 (9.88%) PDA
2 6 (7.41%) Clustering
3 5 (6.17%) Replication
4 4 (4.94%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.23%) Firmware
5 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.23%) PKI
5 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 59 (72.84%) Windows
2 32 (39.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (24.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (23.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (19.75%) Linux
6 6 (7.41%) UNIX
7 5 (6.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.70%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.47%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.23%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (12.35%) ITIL
2 9 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 8 (9.88%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (8.64%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (7.41%) Change Management
5 6 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (6.17%) Migration
6 5 (6.17%) DevOps
7 4 (4.94%) Time Management
8 2 (2.47%) Validation
8 2 (2.47%) Load Balancing
9 1 (1.23%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.23%) Integration Testing
9 1 (1.23%) Asset Management
9 1 (1.23%) ITIL V3
9 1 (1.23%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.23%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (1.23%) Workflow
9 1 (1.23%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.75%) PowerShell
2 9 (11.11%) SQL
3 6 (7.41%) Shell Script
4 5 (6.17%) VB
4 5 (6.17%) C
5 1 (1.23%) Perl
5 1 (1.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (24.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 13 (16.05%) Security Cleared
3 11 (13.58%) SC Cleared
4 10 (12.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (7.41%) VCDX
6 4 (4.94%) VCAP
6 4 (4.94%) MCITP
6 4 (4.94%) MCSE
7 3 (3.70%) MCTS
8 1 (1.23%) Degree
8 1 (1.23%) CCNP
8 1 (1.23%) CCNA
8 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.23%) VCP5
8 1 (1.23%) VCP4
8 1 (1.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (67.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 22 (27.16%) VMware ESX
4 20 (24.69%) vSphere
5 14 (17.28%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (13.58%) vCloud
6 11 (13.58%) XenApp
6 11 (13.58%) VMware Server
6 11 (13.58%) XenDesktop
7 8 (9.88%) XenServer
8 4 (4.94%) Hyper-V
9 2 (2.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (2.47%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.23%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (1.23%) NFS
10 1 (1.23%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 15 (18.52%) SCCM
2 9 (11.11%) SCOM
3 6 (7.41%) HP SIM
4 5 (6.17%) WMI
4 5 (6.17%) BladeLogic
5 4 (4.94%) Puppet
5 4 (4.94%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.47%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.47%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (1.23%) Nagios
7 1 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.23%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 81 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (39.51%) Microsoft
3 19 (23.46%) HP
3 19 (23.46%) Citrix
4 18 (22.22%) Cisco
5 16 (19.75%) NetApp
6 11 (13.58%) Dell
7 7 (8.64%) Red Hat
8 5 (6.17%) F5
9 4 (4.94%) Cyber-Ark
9 4 (4.94%) EMC
10 3 (3.70%) IBM
10 3 (3.70%) Juniper
10 3 (3.70%) Veeam
11 2 (2.47%) Sophos
11 2 (2.47%) Brocade
11 2 (2.47%) BMC
11 2 (2.47%) Symantec
11 2 (2.47%) Remedy
11 2 (2.47%) JBoss