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 27 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Server
Rank 538 537 480
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -57
Contract jobs citing VMware Server 34 26 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.070% 0.055% 0.084%
As % of the System Software category 0.72% 0.59% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 12 14
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£300 £295 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% -20.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £248 £338 £425
% change year-on-year
-26.66% -20.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £110.00 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
+388.88% -
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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
4717 4387 3990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.70% 9.28% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2607 2223 1950
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £175 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £488 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 578 540 625
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.83 £11.00 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £15.63
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +4.00%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +5 11 £475 +79.24% 3
South West -1 8 £185 -17.77% 1
Yorkshire -14 6 £220 -45.00% 7
South East - 5 £419 - 1
East Midlands -5 3 £313 -
West Midlands - 1 £300 - 1
East of England - - - - 1
North West - - - -
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VMware Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 81 (100.00%) VMware
2 63 (77.78%) Windows
3 55 (67.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 41 (50.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 39 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (44.44%) SAN
7 35 (43.21%) Active Directory
8 30 (37.04%) Microsoft
9 27 (33.33%) MS Exchange
10 23 (28.40%) DNS
11 21 (25.93%) DHCP
11 21 (25.93%) Cisco
12 20 (24.69%) NAS
13 19 (23.46%) Windows Server 2012
14 18 (22.22%) Citrix
14 18 (22.22%) Linux
14 18 (22.22%) ITIL
15 15 (18.52%) SQL Server
15 15 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
16 14 (17.28%) Clustering
17 13 (16.05%) XenApp
18 12 (14.81%) Hyper-V
18 12 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2007
18 12 (14.81%) MS Excel
19 11 (13.58%) HP
19 11 (13.58%) Blackberry
19 11 (13.58%) VLAN
19 11 (13.58%) vSphere
20 10 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
20 10 (12.35%) Disaster Recovery

VMware Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 27 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 15 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (8.64%) SharePoint
5 7 (8.64%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (6.17%) Lync
7 2 (2.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.47%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 12 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) IaaS
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (44.44%) SAN
2 23 (28.40%) DNS
3 21 (25.93%) DHCP
4 20 (24.69%) NAS
5 11 (13.58%) VLAN
6 10 (12.35%) WAN
7 8 (9.88%) Kerberos
7 8 (9.88%) SNMP
7 8 (9.88%) WLAN
7 8 (9.88%) LDAP
7 8 (9.88%) LAN
8 6 (7.41%) Ethernet
9 5 (6.17%) VoIP
10 4 (4.94%) Firewall
11 3 (3.70%) Unified Communications
11 3 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (3.70%) ATM
12 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
12 2 (2.47%) VPN
12 2 (2.47%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 7 (8.64%) Finance
2 5 (6.17%) Law
3 4 (4.94%) Banking
4 1 (1.23%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (22.22%) Server Engineer
2 12 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (14.81%) VMware Engineer
3 11 (13.58%) Support Engineer
3 11 (13.58%) Analyst
4 9 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 9 (11.11%) Server Administrator
5 8 (9.88%) Storage Engineer
5 8 (9.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (9.88%) Administrator
6 7 (8.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (6.17%) Server Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Consultant
8 4 (4.94%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (4.94%) SAN Administrator
8 4 (4.94%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.94%) Windows Administrator
9 3 (3.70%) Wintel Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Backup Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.23%) Flash
1 1 (1.23%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.28%) Clustering
2 11 (13.58%) Blackberry
3 10 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.17%) Thin Client
4 5 (6.17%) Fat Client
5 4 (4.94%) Replication
6 3 (3.70%) PDA
7 2 (2.47%) iPhone
7 2 (2.47%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 63 (77.78%) Windows
2 41 (50.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 39 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (23.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (22.22%) Linux
6 7 (8.64%) Windows XP
6 7 (8.64%) Ubuntu
7 6 (7.41%) CentOS
8 5 (6.17%) Android
9 4 (4.94%) UNIX
9 4 (4.94%) Windows 7
10 3 (3.70%) SUSE
11 1 (1.23%) Debian
11 1 (1.23%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.23%) Windows Phone 7
11 1 (1.23%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.22%) ITIL
2 10 (12.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (11.11%) Service Management
3 9 (11.11%) Migration
4 7 (8.64%) Workflow
5 6 (7.41%) Time Management
5 6 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (7.41%) Change Management
6 5 (6.17%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (6.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (4.94%) Incident Management
7 4 (4.94%) Performance Management
7 4 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (3.70%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.47%) Project Management
9 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.47%) CRM
9 2 (2.47%) Security Management
9 2 (2.47%) Risk Management
9 2 (2.47%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.11%) SQL
2 4 (4.94%) Python
2 4 (4.94%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.70%) VBScript
4 2 (2.47%) Perl
4 2 (2.47%) VBA
5 1 (1.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (11.11%) MCSE
1 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.64%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.94%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.70%) MCITP
5 2 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.47%) HND
6 1 (1.23%) MCP
6 1 (1.23%) MCSA
6 1 (1.23%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (3.70%) SLA
3 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 55 (67.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (43.21%) Active Directory
3 13 (16.05%) XenApp
4 12 (14.81%) Hyper-V
5 11 (13.58%) vSphere
6 9 (11.11%) VMware ESX
7 8 (9.88%) DFS Replication
8 7 (8.64%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (7.41%) XenDesktop
10 4 (4.94%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (4.94%) XenServer
11 2 (2.47%) ISA Server
12 1 (1.23%) UAG
12 1 (1.23%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (8.64%) SCCM
2 6 (7.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (4.94%) Tivoli
3 4 (4.94%) HP SIM
4 3 (3.70%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.47%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (1.23%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.23%) Puppet
6 1 (1.23%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 81 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (37.04%) Microsoft
3 21 (25.93%) Cisco
4 18 (22.22%) Citrix
5 11 (13.58%) HP
6 10 (12.35%) NetApp
7 7 (8.64%) IBM
8 6 (7.41%) Symantec
8 6 (7.41%) 3PAR
8 6 (7.41%) FalconStor
8 6 (7.41%) Splunk
9 5 (6.17%) Dell
9 5 (6.17%) EMC
9 5 (6.17%) Red Hat
10 4 (4.94%) Mitel
11 3 (3.70%) Veeam
11 3 (3.70%) SolarWinds
12 2 (2.47%) Riverbed
12 2 (2.47%) IronPort
12 2 (2.47%) Barracuda Networks
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