The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Server skills 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 Server 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 Server
Rank 519 507 478
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -29
Contract jobs citing VMware Server 60 46 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.096% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 1.21% 1.00% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 35 26
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£338 £225 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -43.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £176 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £438 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £225 £400
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -43.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £19.82 £19.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.93% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £64.91 £34.25 -
% change year-on-year
+89.51% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

System Software Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4944 4584 4070
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.05% 9.55% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2819 2468 1987
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £170 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 595 592 598
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.10 £33.95 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.86 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -0.85%

VMware Server
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Server across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Server Jobs Demand Trend in England

VMware Server
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Server across the England region.

VMware Server Daily Rate Trend in England

VMware Server
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Server across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

VMware Server Daily Rate Histogram in England

VMware Server
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Server across the England region.

VMware Server Hourly Rate Trend in England

VMware Server
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 Server 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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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 +10 24 £406 +47.72% 8
Yorkshire -21 15 £275 +48.64% 3
South East -13 8 £324 -19.06% 2
South West +9 4 £300 -29.41% 1
North West -17 4 £350 -17.64% 1
East of England +6 2 £165 -49.23% 1
East Midlands -10 2 £313 - 2
West Midlands - 1 £341 - 1
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VMware Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing VMware Server also 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 that cited VMware Server.

1 96 (100.00%) VMware
2 67 (69.79%) Windows
3 62 (64.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 46 (47.92%) Active Directory
5 41 (42.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (40.63%) Microsoft
7 37 (38.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 34 (35.42%) SAN
9 27 (28.13%) ITIL
10 26 (27.08%) MS Exchange
10 26 (27.08%) Windows Server 2012
11 24 (25.00%) DNS
12 21 (21.88%) Cisco
13 19 (19.79%) Citrix
13 19 (19.79%) DHCP
13 19 (19.79%) Linux
13 19 (19.79%) NAS
14 18 (18.75%) NetApp
15 14 (14.58%) SQL Server
15 14 (14.58%) Clustering
15 14 (14.58%) Disaster Recovery
15 14 (14.58%) XenApp
16 12 (12.50%) Hyper-V
16 12 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
16 12 (12.50%) SQL
17 11 (11.46%) MS Excel
17 11 (11.46%) EMC
17 11 (11.46%) HP
17 11 (11.46%) Migration
17 11 (11.46%) Finance

VMware Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing VMware Server also 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 that cited VMware Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (27.08%) MS Exchange
2 12 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (7.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (4.17%) Lync
7 3 (3.13%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.08%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (1.04%) IIS
9 1 (1.04%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (11.46%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.29%) Office 365
2 6 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (35.42%) SAN
2 24 (25.00%) DNS
3 19 (19.79%) DHCP
3 19 (19.79%) NAS
4 11 (11.46%) VLAN
5 6 (6.25%) Ethernet
5 6 (6.25%) WLAN
5 6 (6.25%) WAN
5 6 (6.25%) LAN
6 4 (4.17%) Kerberos
6 4 (4.17%) SNMP
6 4 (4.17%) LDAP
6 4 (4.17%) Unified Communications
7 3 (3.13%) ATM
7 3 (3.13%) Internet
7 3 (3.13%) TCP/IP
7 3 (3.13%) VPN
7 3 (3.13%) Firewall
8 2 (2.08%) Intranet
8 2 (2.08%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.04%) MySQL
General
1 11 (11.46%) Finance
2 5 (5.21%) Banking
2 5 (5.21%) Law
3 1 (1.04%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 25 (26.04%) Server Engineer
2 14 (14.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (11.46%) VMware Engineer
3 11 (11.46%) Storage Engineer
4 10 (10.42%) Administrator
4 10 (10.42%) Support Engineer
5 9 (9.38%) Server Administrator
6 7 (7.29%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (7.29%) Analyst
6 7 (7.29%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (4.17%) Windows Administrator
8 4 (4.17%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (4.17%) IT Support
8 4 (4.17%) SAN Administrator
8 4 (4.17%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.13%) Backup Engineer
9 3 (3.13%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.04%) Application Packaging
1 1 (1.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.58%) Clustering
2 8 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.25%) NHS
4 5 (5.21%) Blackberry
5 4 (4.17%) Replication
5 4 (4.17%) Thin Client
5 4 (4.17%) Fat Client
6 3 (3.13%) PDA
7 1 (1.04%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.04%) Celerra
7 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.04%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 67 (69.79%) Windows
2 41 (42.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (38.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (27.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (19.79%) Linux
6 7 (7.29%) Ubuntu
6 7 (7.29%) CentOS
7 5 (5.21%) UNIX
8 4 (4.17%) Windows XP
9 3 (3.13%) SUSE
10 2 (2.08%) Debian
10 2 (2.08%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.13%) ITIL
2 14 (14.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (11.46%) Migration
3 11 (11.46%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (9.38%) Time Management
5 7 (7.29%) Performance Management
5 7 (7.29%) Service Management
5 7 (7.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (7.29%) Workflow
6 4 (4.17%) Change Management
6 4 (4.17%) Project Management
6 4 (4.17%) PRINCE2
6 4 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (3.13%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (3.13%) Incident Management
7 3 (3.13%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.13%) Validation
8 2 (2.08%) Risk Management
8 2 (2.08%) Security Management
8 2 (2.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.50%) SQL
2 6 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.08%) Python
4 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.04%) Perl
4 1 (1.04%) VBScript
4 1 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (9.38%) MCSE
2 7 (7.29%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.21%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.13%) MCITP
5 3 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.08%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.04%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 62 (64.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (47.92%) Active Directory
3 14 (14.58%) XenApp
4 12 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 9 (9.38%) VMware ESX
5 9 (9.38%) vSphere
6 8 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (6.25%) XenDesktop
8 4 (4.17%) XenServer
8 4 (4.17%) DFS Replication
9 2 (2.08%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.04%) vCloud
10 1 (1.04%) iptables
10 1 (1.04%) Postfix
10 1 (1.04%) UAG
10 1 (1.04%) NFS
10 1 (1.04%) Samba
Systems Management
1 7 (7.29%) SCCM
2 6 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (4.17%) Tivoli
3 4 (4.17%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.04%) Puppet
4 1 (1.04%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 1 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.04%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.04%) WSUS
4 1 (1.04%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.04%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.04%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 96 (100.00%) VMware
2 39 (40.63%) Microsoft
3 21 (21.88%) Cisco
4 19 (19.79%) Citrix
5 18 (18.75%) NetApp
6 11 (11.46%) EMC
6 11 (11.46%) HP
7 7 (7.29%) 3PAR
7 7 (7.29%) IBM
8 6 (6.25%) FalconStor
9 5 (5.21%) Splunk
9 5 (5.21%) Isilon
9 5 (5.21%) Symantec
9 5 (5.21%) Dell
10 4 (4.17%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.08%) Blue Coat
11 2 (2.08%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.08%) Oracle
11 2 (2.08%) IronPort
11 2 (2.08%) RightFax
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