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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Server
Rank 541 532 508
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -24
Contract jobs citing VMware Server 37 30 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.062% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 0.75% 0.64% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 43
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£323 £250 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.00% -25.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £177 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £390 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £240 £256 £313
% change year-on-year
-6.34% -18.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Average hourly rate £12.50 £29.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.89% +9.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £29.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-56.89% -13.43%
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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
4915 4719 4525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.76% 9.81% 8.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2766 2468 2231
Average daily rate £325 £340 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 593 563 560
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £16.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +7.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £32.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +11 17 £400 +28.00% 1
South East -9 7 £375 +92.30% 2
West Midlands - 7 £240 - 1
Yorkshire +7 3 £150 -33.33%
South West -32 2 - -
East of England -26 1 £250 -39.02%
East Midlands - - - - 1
North West - - - -
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VMware Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 88 (100.00%) VMware
2 68 (77.27%) Windows
3 53 (60.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 47 (53.41%) SAN
5 46 (52.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 42 (47.73%) VMware Infrastructure
7 34 (38.64%) Active Directory
8 29 (32.95%) Citrix
9 25 (28.41%) Microsoft
9 25 (28.41%) Windows XP
9 25 (28.41%) MS Exchange
10 22 (25.00%) Linux
11 21 (23.86%) Ubuntu
11 21 (23.86%) CentOS
12 18 (20.45%) NAS
12 18 (20.45%) XenApp
12 18 (20.45%) Splunk
13 17 (19.32%) Python
13 17 (19.32%) DNS
14 16 (18.18%) Cisco
15 15 (17.05%) Service Management
15 15 (17.05%) Workflow
16 14 (15.91%) HP
16 14 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2010
17 13 (14.77%) XenServer
17 13 (14.77%) DHCP
17 13 (14.77%) NetApp
17 13 (14.77%) Incident Management
17 13 (14.77%) VLAN
18 12 (13.64%) Finance

VMware Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 25 (28.41%) MS Exchange
2 14 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (10.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (10.23%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (5.68%) SAS
5 4 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (11.36%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) SaaS
1 2 (2.27%) IaaS
2 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 47 (53.41%) SAN
2 18 (20.45%) NAS
3 17 (19.32%) DNS
4 13 (14.77%) VLAN
4 13 (14.77%) DHCP
5 11 (12.50%) WAN
6 9 (10.23%) iSCSI
7 8 (9.09%) TCP/IP
8 7 (7.95%) LAN
8 7 (7.95%) Internet
8 7 (7.95%) Firewall
9 4 (4.55%) VoIP
9 4 (4.55%) WLAN
10 3 (3.41%) VPN
11 2 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (1.14%) DMZ
12 1 (1.14%) Kerberos
12 1 (1.14%) SNMP
12 1 (1.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (13.64%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) Banking
3 3 (3.41%) Legal
4 1 (1.14%) Retail
4 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 12 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
3 11 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 11 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
4 10 (11.36%) Analyst
5 9 (10.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 8 (9.09%) Server Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) Storage Administrator
7 7 (7.95%) Administrator
7 7 (7.95%) Server Administrator
8 6 (6.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.55%) Server Support
10 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) IT Support
10 4 (4.55%) Windows Administrator
10 4 (4.55%) SAN Administrator
10 4 (4.55%) HP Storage Administrator
10 4 (4.55%) Backup Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.41%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.23%) Blackberry
2 8 (9.09%) PDA
3 5 (5.68%) Replication
4 4 (4.55%) Clustering
4 4 (4.55%) Fat Client
4 4 (4.55%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.27%) NHS
6 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.14%) e-Health
6 1 (1.14%) CMDB
6 1 (1.14%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 68 (77.27%) Windows
2 53 (60.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 46 (52.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (28.41%) Windows XP
5 22 (25.00%) Linux
6 21 (23.86%) CentOS
6 21 (23.86%) Ubuntu
7 7 (7.95%) Windows 7
7 7 (7.95%) UNIX
8 5 (5.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.05%) Service Management
1 15 (17.05%) Workflow
2 13 (14.77%) Incident Management
3 7 (7.95%) Time Management
3 7 (7.95%) Migration
4 6 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (5.68%) Network Design
6 4 (4.55%) WAN Optimisation
6 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (4.55%) Risk Management
6 4 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (4.55%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.41%) ITIL
7 3 (3.41%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (3.41%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.27%) Performance Management
8 2 (2.27%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.27%) Business Continuity
9 1 (1.14%) Change Management
9 1 (1.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.32%) Python
2 4 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.41%) VBScript
4 1 (1.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 11 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 10 (11.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (9.09%) CCA
4 8 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (6.82%) MCSE
5 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (3.41%) MCITP
7 3 (3.41%) MCP
7 3 (3.41%) CCNA
7 3 (3.41%) CCEA
7 3 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.27%) VTSP
9 1 (1.14%) Degree
9 1 (1.14%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (47.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (38.64%) Active Directory
3 18 (20.45%) XenApp
4 13 (14.77%) XenServer
5 12 (13.64%) XenDesktop
6 9 (10.23%) vSphere
7 5 (5.68%) VMware ESX
7 5 (5.68%) Hyper-V
8 4 (4.55%) DFS Replication
9 2 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.27%) NFS
9 2 (2.27%) KVM
10 1 (1.14%) vCloud
10 1 (1.14%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 10 (11.36%) SCCM
2 7 (7.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (4.55%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.27%) WSUS
4 2 (2.27%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 88 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (32.95%) Citrix
3 25 (28.41%) Microsoft
4 18 (20.45%) Splunk
5 16 (18.18%) Cisco
6 14 (15.91%) HP
7 13 (14.77%) NetApp
8 9 (10.23%) Veeam
9 8 (9.09%) 3PAR
9 8 (9.09%) Dell
9 8 (9.09%) EMC
10 7 (7.95%) IBM
11 5 (5.68%) Juniper
11 5 (5.68%) Symantec
11 5 (5.68%) WatchGuard
11 5 (5.68%) SolarWinds
12 4 (4.55%) Riverbed
12 4 (4.55%) FalconStor
12 4 (4.55%) Mitel
13 3 (3.41%) AppSense
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