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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Server over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Server
Rank 586 607 590
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -17
Contract jobs citing VMware Server 31 30 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.057% 0.062%
As % of the System Software category 0.52% 0.56% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 16 19
Median daily rate £250 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £248 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £394 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £240 £350 £260
% change year-on-year
-31.42% +34.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Median hourly rate £44.46 £32.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.80% +62.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.46 £32.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+36.80% +62.50%
VMware Server
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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
5942 5343 5423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.14% 10.17% 10.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3813 3086 3022
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £190 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £324
% change year-on-year
- +8.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 575 676
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.46 £42.14 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

VMware Server
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing VMware Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Server across the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

VMware Server Hourly Rate Histogram in England

VMware Server
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Server within the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yorkshire +13 10 £225 -35.71% 1
London +6 8 £363 -3.33% 4
South East +12 5 - - 1
West Midlands - 5 £240 - 2
North West +4 1 £375 -
South West - 1 £513 -
East Midlands - 1 £390 -
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VMware Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for VMware Server.

1 81 (100.00%) VMware
2 50 (61.73%) SAN
3 47 (58.02%) Windows
4 45 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 45 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 40 (49.38%) Linux
6 29 (35.80%) SCCM
7 28 (34.57%) MS Exchange
7 28 (34.57%) Microsoft
8 23 (28.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (27.16%) Citrix
10 21 (25.93%) VLAN
10 21 (25.93%) Server Virtualisation
11 20 (24.69%) Windows Server
12 18 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
12 18 (22.22%) CentOS
13 17 (20.99%) Ubuntu
13 17 (20.99%) HP
13 17 (20.99%) DNS
13 17 (20.99%) DHCP
14 16 (19.75%) Degree
14 16 (19.75%) Data Centre
15 15 (18.52%) Security Cleared
16 14 (17.28%) XenApp
16 14 (17.28%) PowerShell
17 13 (16.05%) SCOM
17 13 (16.05%) NHS
17 13 (16.05%) Blackberry
18 12 (14.81%) SQL Server
18 12 (14.81%) vSphere

VMware Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (34.57%) MS Exchange
2 11 (13.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (8.64%) IIS
4 7 (8.64%) SharePoint
5 6 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (6.17%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (6.17%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (8.64%) MS Office
2 5 (6.17%) InfoPath
3 3 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.47%) Office 365
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.23%) IaaS
2 1 (1.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (61.73%) SAN
2 21 (25.93%) VLAN
3 17 (20.99%) DHCP
3 17 (20.99%) DNS
4 9 (11.11%) LAN
4 9 (11.11%) WAN
5 7 (8.64%) LDAP
5 7 (8.64%) NetScaler
5 7 (8.64%) WLAN
6 6 (7.41%) NAS
6 6 (7.41%) PCoIP
6 6 (7.41%) Structured Cabling
7 5 (6.17%) Kerberos
8 4 (4.94%) TCP/IP
9 3 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (3.70%) Firewall
10 2 (2.47%) Ethernet
10 2 (2.47%) Wireless
11 1 (1.23%) Internet
11 1 (1.23%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) MSI
1 1 (1.23%) Travis CI
General
1 9 (11.11%) Banking
2 6 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.17%) Finance
4 3 (3.70%) Back Office
5 1 (1.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 21 (25.93%) VMware Engineer
2 17 (20.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (17.28%) Windows Engineer
4 12 (14.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 10 (12.35%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (11.11%) Active Directory Engineer
6 9 (11.11%) Support Engineer
7 8 (9.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 8 (9.88%) PowerShell Engineer
7 8 (9.88%) SCCM Engineer
7 8 (9.88%) Storage Specialist
7 8 (9.88%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (8.64%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (8.64%) Administrator
8 7 (8.64%) Analyst
8 7 (8.64%) Hardware Specialist
8 7 (8.64%) Server Engineer
9 6 (7.41%) Consultant
9 6 (7.41%) Support Analyst
9 6 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.75%) Data Centre
2 13 (16.05%) Blackberry
2 13 (16.05%) NHS
3 7 (8.64%) Replication
4 5 (6.17%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (6.17%) PDA
4 5 (6.17%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.47%) Clustering
5 2 (2.47%) HP Storage
5 2 (2.47%) iPad
5 2 (2.47%) iPhone
5 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.47%) RIA
6 1 (1.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 47 (58.02%) Windows
2 40 (49.38%) Linux
3 23 (28.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (24.69%) Windows Server
5 18 (22.22%) CentOS
5 18 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (20.99%) Ubuntu
7 11 (13.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (4.94%) Windows 7
9 3 (3.70%) Windows 10
10 2 (2.47%) Solaris
10 2 (2.47%) Unix
11 1 (1.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.93%) Server Virtualisation
2 9 (11.11%) ITIL
3 8 (9.88%) Workflow
4 7 (8.64%) Infrastructure Management
4 7 (8.64%) Migration
5 6 (7.41%) Patch Management
5 6 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (6.17%) Load Balancing
7 4 (4.94%) Data Migration
7 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 3 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.70%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.47%) Asset Management
9 2 (2.47%) Change Control
9 2 (2.47%) ERP
9 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.47%) Programme Management
9 2 (2.47%) Project Management
9 2 (2.47%) Server Building
9 2 (2.47%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.28%) PowerShell
2 10 (12.35%) SQL
3 8 (9.88%) Bash Shell
3 8 (9.88%) Ruby
4 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (19.75%) Degree
2 15 (18.52%) Security Cleared
3 8 (9.88%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (6.17%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (3.70%) CCNA
5 3 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.70%) MCSE
5 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.23%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (1.23%) HNC
6 1 (1.23%) HND
6 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 45 (55.56%) Active Directory
1 45 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (17.28%) XenApp
3 12 (14.81%) vSphere
3 12 (14.81%) XenDesktop
4 10 (12.35%) VMware ESX
5 9 (11.11%) DFS Replication
6 6 (7.41%) NFS
6 6 (7.41%) Samba
6 6 (7.41%) VMware Workstation
7 5 (6.17%) XenServer
8 4 (4.94%) Xen
9 2 (2.47%) Hyper-V
10 1 (1.23%) BitLocker
10 1 (1.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.23%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.23%) UAG
10 1 (1.23%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 29 (35.80%) SCCM
2 13 (16.05%) SCOM
3 11 (13.58%) Grafana
3 11 (13.58%) Nagios
4 7 (8.64%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 7 (8.64%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.23%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 81 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (34.57%) Microsoft
3 22 (27.16%) Citrix
4 17 (20.99%) HP
5 10 (12.35%) Splunk
6 8 (9.88%) IronPort
6 8 (9.88%) SolarWinds
7 7 (8.64%) Dell
7 7 (8.64%) NetApp
8 6 (7.41%) Cisco
8 6 (7.41%) NETGEAR
9 2 (2.47%) EMC
9 2 (2.47%) JD Edwards
9 2 (2.47%) Oracle
10 1 (1.23%) AppSense
10 1 (1.23%) Avaya
10 1 (1.23%) Intel
10 1 (1.23%) SAP
10 1 (1.23%) Sophos
10 1 (1.23%) Veeam