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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Server
Rank 533 498 521
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +23
Contract jobs citing VMware Server 53 57 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.12% 0.076%
As % of the System Software category 1.03% 1.21% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 43 23
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£338 £238 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.10% -26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £169 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £186 £300
% change year-on-year
+79.51% -38.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £19.82 £12.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.52% -56.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.82 £12.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+58.52% -56.89%
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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
5154 4712 4426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.17% 9.84% 9.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2982 2593 2204
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £170 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 539 577 599
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -16.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £29.80 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -11.42%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +2 22 £338 +20.53% 3
Yorkshire -31 14 £300 +62.16% 3
South East -16 6 £388 -3.12%
North West -12 4 £350 -17.64% 2
East of England -1 3 £165 -45.00%
West Midlands -2 2 £366 -
South West -11 2 - -
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VMware Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 64 (66.67%) Windows
3 57 (59.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 45 (46.88%) Active Directory
5 43 (44.79%) Microsoft
6 38 (39.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 34 (35.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 33 (34.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 32 (33.33%) ITIL
10 30 (31.25%) SAN
11 26 (27.08%) Cisco
12 19 (19.79%) Citrix
12 19 (19.79%) SQL Server
12 19 (19.79%) MS Exchange
13 18 (18.75%) DNS
13 18 (18.75%) Linux
14 17 (17.71%) SQL
15 15 (15.63%) Clustering
15 15 (15.63%) Finance
16 14 (14.58%) Disaster Recovery
16 14 (14.58%) DHCP
17 13 (13.54%) MS Excel
17 13 (13.54%) HP
17 13 (13.54%) Server Building
17 13 (13.54%) Data Centre
18 12 (12.50%) XenApp
18 12 (12.50%) NetApp
18 12 (12.50%) Migration
19 11 (11.46%) Service Management
19 11 (11.46%) Workflow

VMware Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 19 (19.79%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (5.21%) IIS
3 5 (5.21%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.21%) Lync
4 4 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.08%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.04%) Apache
7 1 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 13 (13.54%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.38%) Office 365
2 6 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (31.25%) SAN
2 18 (18.75%) DNS
3 14 (14.58%) DHCP
4 9 (9.38%) NAS
5 7 (7.29%) WAN
6 6 (6.25%) LAN
6 6 (6.25%) Ethernet
7 5 (5.21%) Unified Communications
7 5 (5.21%) Firewall
8 4 (4.17%) TCP/IP
8 4 (4.17%) ATM
9 3 (3.13%) Internet
9 3 (3.13%) VPN
9 3 (3.13%) VoIP
9 3 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (3.13%) VLAN
10 2 (2.08%) Intranet
10 2 (2.08%) SSL
11 1 (1.04%) DMZ
11 1 (1.04%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.04%) MySQL
General
1 15 (15.63%) Finance
2 3 (3.13%) Banking
3 2 (2.08%) Law
4 1 (1.04%) Legal
4 1 (1.04%) Local Government
4 1 (1.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 15 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (12.50%) Administrator
4 9 (9.38%) Server Administrator
5 8 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
5 8 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (7.29%) Analyst
6 7 (7.29%) Storage Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) IT Support
8 5 (5.21%) Windows Administrator
9 4 (4.17%) SAN Administrator
9 4 (4.17%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (4.17%) Consultant
9 4 (4.17%) Project Manager
10 3 (3.13%) Programme Manager
10 3 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (3.13%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.04%) XML
1 1 (1.04%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.63%) Clustering
2 13 (13.54%) Data Centre
3 10 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (10.42%) NHS
4 4 (4.17%) Thin Client
4 4 (4.17%) Fat Client
4 4 (4.17%) Replication
4 4 (4.17%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.08%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.04%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.04%) Celerra
6 1 (1.04%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 64 (66.67%) Windows
2 38 (39.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (35.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (34.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (18.75%) Linux
6 11 (11.46%) CentOS
6 11 (11.46%) Ubuntu
7 5 (5.21%) Windows XP
8 4 (4.17%) UNIX
8 4 (4.17%) SUSE
9 3 (3.13%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (3.13%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.08%) Debian
11 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (33.33%) ITIL
2 14 (14.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (13.54%) Server Building
4 12 (12.50%) Migration
5 11 (11.46%) Service Management
5 11 (11.46%) Workflow
6 9 (9.38%) Project Management
6 9 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (7.29%) PRINCE2
7 7 (7.29%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (6.25%) Time Management
9 5 (5.21%) Performance Management
10 4 (4.17%) Change Management
10 4 (4.17%) Configuration Management
11 3 (3.13%) CRM
11 3 (3.13%) Incident Management
11 3 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (3.13%) Validation
12 2 (2.08%) Risk Management
13 1 (1.04%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.71%) SQL
2 5 (5.21%) Python
3 4 (4.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (9.38%) MCSE
3 4 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (4.17%) MCITP
3 4 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.04%) CCA
5 1 (1.04%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.04%) Degree
5 1 (1.04%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 57 (59.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (46.88%) Active Directory
3 12 (12.50%) XenApp
4 10 (10.42%) vSphere
4 10 (10.42%) Hyper-V
5 7 (7.29%) VMware ESX
5 7 (7.29%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.13%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.08%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.04%) Samba
8 1 (1.04%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.04%) NFS
8 1 (1.04%) Postfix
8 1 (1.04%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.04%) XenServer
8 1 (1.04%) vCloud
8 1 (1.04%) iptables
Systems Management
1 6 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (4.17%) SCCM
2 4 (4.17%) Tivoli
2 4 (4.17%) HP SIM
3 3 (3.13%) WSUS
4 1 (1.04%) Puppet
4 1 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.04%) SCOM
4 1 (1.04%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.04%) McAfee ePO
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 43 (44.79%) Microsoft
3 26 (27.08%) Cisco
4 19 (19.79%) Citrix
5 13 (13.54%) HP
6 12 (12.50%) NetApp
7 11 (11.46%) EMC
8 9 (9.38%) Splunk
9 7 (7.29%) 3PAR
10 6 (6.25%) IBM
11 5 (5.21%) Red Hat
12 4 (4.17%) FalconStor
13 3 (3.13%) Isilon
13 3 (3.13%) Symantec
14 2 (2.08%) Blue Coat
14 2 (2.08%) IronPort
14 2 (2.08%) CheckPoint
14 2 (2.08%) Dell
14 2 (2.08%) RightFax
14 2 (2.08%) M86 Security
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