The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 43 40 43
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing VMware 2314 2293 2189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.66% 4.34% 4.21%
As % of the Vendors category 10.41% 10.03% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1528 1407 1326
Median daily rate £400 £366 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.21% +4.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 131 145
Median hourly rate £24.50 £21.50 £22.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.95% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £12.00 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.76 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.88 £21.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
VMware
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22236 22871 23545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.79% 43.29% 45.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13730 13757 13551
Median daily rate £420 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 787 981 1097
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.77 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.29% -6.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in England

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in England

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the England region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in England

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in England

VMware
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the England region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in England

VMware
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
London +1 1009 £425 +6.25% 170
South East 0 494 £400 +18.51% 138
North West +8 177 £375 +20.00% 80
Yorkshire -12 137 £360 +2.85% 42
South West -1 121 £293 +1.73% 48
East of England -17 110 £333 -5.00% 38
North East +17 101 £315 -36.20% 14
West Midlands -7 100 £400 +28.51% 45
East Midlands +10 58 £390 +30.00% 24
VMware
UK

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware 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.

1 2686 (58.33%) Windows
2 2419 (52.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1906 (41.39%) Active Directory
4 1633 (35.46%) Microsoft
5 1632 (35.44%) Linux
6 1532 (33.27%) Windows Server
7 1069 (23.21%) Citrix
8 1014 (22.02%) Windows Server 2008
9 962 (20.89%) DNS
10 954 (20.72%) Cisco
11 917 (19.91%) Windows Server 2012
12 833 (18.09%) ITIL
13 828 (17.98%) Security Cleared
14 755 (16.40%) Firewall
15 728 (15.81%) SAN
16 713 (15.48%) SQL
17 680 (14.77%) SQL Server
18 652 (14.16%) Puppet
19 634 (13.77%) Data Centre
20 627 (13.62%) SC Cleared
20 627 (13.62%) HP
21 617 (13.40%) Red Hat
22 614 (13.33%) vSphere
23 609 (13.22%) PowerShell
24 599 (13.01%) Hyper-V
24 599 (13.01%) DevOps
25 595 (12.92%) Finance
26 587 (12.75%) Amazon AWS
27 583 (12.66%) MS Exchange
28 571 (12.40%) DHCP

VMware
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
1 583 (12.66%) MS Exchange
2 425 (9.23%) Apache
3 306 (6.64%) IIS
4 258 (5.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 239 (5.19%) SharePoint
6 211 (4.58%) Tomcat
7 201 (4.36%) Skype for Business
8 162 (3.52%) Confluence
9 125 (2.71%) OpenStack
10 122 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
11 115 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
12 79 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
13 77 (1.67%) WebSphere
14 76 (1.65%) WebLogic
15 71 (1.54%) JBoss
16 70 (1.52%) nginx
17 56 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
18 42 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 40 (0.87%) IBM Notes
19 40 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 442 (9.60%) MS Excel
2 225 (4.89%) MS Office
3 99 (2.15%) HipChat
4 44 (0.96%) MS Visio
5 21 (0.46%) MS Project
6 20 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.11%) InfoPath
7 5 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 25 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 22 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
3 19 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
4 9 (0.20%) SAP hybris
5 7 (0.15%) Documaker
6 5 (0.11%) Eikon
6 5 (0.11%) Markit EDM
7 4 (0.087%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.065%) BASE24
8 3 (0.065%) ENOVIA
8 3 (0.065%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.065%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.065%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 3 (0.065%) Primavera
8 3 (0.065%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.043%) Northgate Housing
9 2 (0.043%) Oracle 11i
9 2 (0.043%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.043%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 587 (12.75%) Amazon AWS
2 384 (8.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 357 (7.75%) Office 365
4 170 (3.69%) IaaS
5 113 (2.45%) PaaS
6 96 (2.08%) SaaS
7 80 (1.74%) GitHub
8 68 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
9 50 (1.09%) Google Apps
10 41 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
11 37 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
11 37 (0.80%) Azure Active Directory
12 26 (0.56%) Trello
13 25 (0.54%) Google App Engine
14 21 (0.46%) Amazon S3
15 17 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
16 15 (0.33%) HP Helion
17 13 (0.28%) Boomi
17 13 (0.28%) OneDrive
18 12 (0.26%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 962 (20.89%) DNS
2 755 (16.40%) Firewall
3 728 (15.81%) SAN
4 571 (12.40%) DHCP
5 424 (9.21%) WAN
6 410 (8.90%) LAN
7 394 (8.56%) TCP/IP
8 237 (5.15%) VPN
9 203 (4.41%) NAS
10 185 (4.02%) LDAP
11 168 (3.65%) iSCSI
12 153 (3.32%) VLAN
13 152 (3.30%) SSL
14 136 (2.95%) SSH
15 135 (2.93%) NetScaler
16 134 (2.91%) HTTP
16 134 (2.91%) Network Security
17 126 (2.74%) Internet
18 112 (2.43%) MPLS
19 106 (2.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 680 (14.77%) SQL Server
2 231 (5.02%) MySQL
3 220 (4.78%) PostgreSQL
4 188 (4.08%) Hadoop
5 126 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 106 (2.30%) Oracle Database
7 75 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 71 (1.54%) Big Data
9 69 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
10 66 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
11 65 (1.41%) Relational Database
12 61 (1.32%) MongoDB
13 54 (1.17%) NoSQL
14 50 (1.09%) DB2
14 50 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
15 43 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
15 43 (0.93%) Redis
16 37 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 35 (0.76%) RDBMS
17 35 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 357 (7.75%) Jenkins
2 351 (7.62%) Git (software)
3 205 (4.45%) JIRA
4 143 (3.11%) Maven
5 135 (2.93%) Sonatype Nexus
6 115 (2.50%) SonarQube
7 108 (2.35%) Ant
7 108 (2.35%) JUnit
8 95 (2.06%) JIRA Agile
9 94 (2.04%) Liquibase
10 87 (1.89%) Bitbucket
11 78 (1.69%) Subversion
12 65 (1.41%) Vagrant
13 62 (1.35%) MSI
14 44 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
14 44 (0.96%) TeamCity
15 38 (0.83%) Gerrit
16 33 (0.72%) Mercurial
16 33 (0.72%) Travis CI
17 31 (0.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 595 (12.92%) Finance
2 164 (3.56%) Banking
3 96 (2.08%) Telecoms
4 77 (1.67%) Retail
5 71 (1.54%) Back Office
6 69 (1.50%) Manufacturing
7 52 (1.13%) Legal
8 46 (1.00%) Publishing
9 43 (0.93%) Financial Institution
9 43 (0.93%) Marketing
10 36 (0.78%) Advertising
11 33 (0.72%) Games
12 31 (0.67%) Law
13 29 (0.63%) Electronics
13 29 (0.63%) Military
14 25 (0.54%) Investment Banking
15 19 (0.41%) Local Government
16 15 (0.33%) Billing
17 9 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
18 7 (0.15%) French Language
Job Titles
1 621 (13.49%) Architect
2 550 (11.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 401 (8.71%) Support Engineer
4 377 (8.19%) Administrator
5 333 (7.23%) DevOps Engineer
6 324 (7.04%) VMware Engineer
7 317 (6.88%) Analyst
8 290 (6.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 260 (5.65%) Consultant
10 258 (5.60%) Systems Administrator
11 248 (5.39%) Infrastructure Architect
12 242 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
13 199 (4.32%) Windows Engineer
14 188 (4.08%) Server Engineer
15 183 (3.97%) Linux Engineer
16 144 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
17 143 (3.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
18 135 (2.93%) Solutions Architect
19 132 (2.87%) Infrastructure Support
20 124 (2.69%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (3.89%) Web Services
2 176 (3.82%) Middleware
3 131 (2.84%) LAMP
4 104 (2.26%) MCollective
5 102 (2.21%) ELK Stack
6 101 (2.19%) REST
7 100 (2.17%) Software Packaging
8 96 (2.08%) XML
9 90 (1.95%) .NET
10 85 (1.85%) HTML
11 66 (1.43%) J2EE
12 64 (1.39%) RabbitMQ
13 60 (1.30%) LAPP Stack
14 57 (1.24%) Node.js
15 52 (1.13%) CSS
16 44 (0.96%) JSON
17 40 (0.87%) SOAP
18 37 (0.80%) LEMP Stack
19 32 (0.69%) Spring
20 31 (0.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 634 (13.77%) Data Centre
2 228 (4.95%) Clustering
3 151 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
4 139 (3.02%) Management Information System
5 133 (2.89%) Computer Science
6 108 (2.35%) Replication
7 95 (2.06%) Private Cloud
8 93 (2.02%) Hybrid Cloud
9 80 (1.74%) Fat Client
9 80 (1.74%) Thin Client
10 79 (1.72%) EMC VNX
11 62 (1.35%) NHS
11 62 (1.35%) PKI
12 60 (1.30%) Blackberry
13 55 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
14 43 (0.93%) Public Cloud
15 42 (0.91%) VCE vBlock
16 37 (0.80%) Hedge funds
17 32 (0.69%) Driving Licence
18 29 (0.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2686 (58.33%) Windows
2 1632 (35.44%) Linux
3 1532 (33.27%) Windows Server
4 1014 (22.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 917 (19.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 570 (12.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 538 (11.68%) Unix
8 470 (10.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 341 (7.40%) Windows 7
10 302 (6.56%) Solaris
11 289 (6.28%) CentOS
12 157 (3.41%) Ubuntu
13 148 (3.21%) AIX
14 121 (2.63%) Windows 10
15 95 (2.06%) Windows 8
16 58 (1.26%) Oracle Linux
16 58 (1.26%) SUSE
17 57 (1.24%) Windows XP
18 48 (1.04%) Android
19 36 (0.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 833 (18.09%) ITIL
2 599 (13.01%) DevOps
3 514 (11.16%) Migration
4 499 (10.84%) Agile Software Development
5 437 (9.49%) Configuration Management
6 292 (6.34%) Continuous Integration
7 277 (6.02%) Service Management
8 212 (4.60%) Scrum
9 203 (4.41%) Project Management
10 199 (4.32%) Continuous Delivery
11 196 (4.26%) Service Delivery
12 185 (4.02%) High Availability
13 183 (3.97%) Load Balancing
14 179 (3.89%) Open Source
15 177 (3.84%) Disaster Recovery
16 162 (3.52%) Change Management
17 150 (3.26%) Stakeholder Management
18 144 (3.13%) Virtual Environments
19 138 (3.00%) Performance Tuning
20 130 (2.82%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 713 (15.48%) SQL
2 609 (13.22%) PowerShell
3 378 (8.21%) Java
4 337 (7.32%) Perl
5 327 (7.10%) Python
6 310 (6.73%) Bash Shell
7 243 (5.28%) Ruby
8 215 (4.67%) Shell Script
9 155 (3.37%) PHP
10 121 (2.63%) JavaScript
11 118 (2.56%) VBScript
12 69 (1.50%) VB
13 52 (1.13%) C#
14 50 (1.09%) T-SQL
15 43 (0.93%) Korn
16 40 (0.87%) C
17 37 (0.80%) C++
18 22 (0.48%) Scala
19 19 (0.41%) C-shell
20 17 (0.37%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 828 (17.98%) Security Cleared
2 627 (13.62%) SC Cleared
3 397 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 278 (6.04%) Cisco Certification
5 270 (5.86%) MCSE
6 232 (5.04%) Degree
7 222 (4.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 180 (3.91%) CCNA
9 125 (2.71%) BPSS Clearance
10 121 (2.63%) DV Cleared
11 118 (2.56%) CCNP
11 118 (2.56%) MCSA
12 73 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
13 58 (1.26%) MCP
14 53 (1.15%) MCITP
15 48 (1.04%) CTC Cleared
16 42 (0.91%) CCIE
17 41 (0.89%) RHCE
18 38 (0.83%) CISSP
19 31 (0.67%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (2.98%) SLA
2 101 (2.19%) PCI DSS
3 98 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 77 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
5 47 (1.02%) QA
6 33 (0.72%) JSP 440
7 16 (0.35%) RMADS
8 14 (0.30%) HL7
9 13 (0.28%) ISO 9001
10 10 (0.22%) COBIT
10 10 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 8 (0.17%) ISO22301
12 5 (0.11%) Data Quality
13 4 (0.087%) HIPAA
14 3 (0.065%) PMBOK
15 1 (0.022%) DICOM
15 1 (0.022%) FISMA
15 1 (0.022%) GPG13
15 1 (0.022%) ISO 14001
15 1 (0.022%) MiFID
System Software
1 2419 (52.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1906 (41.39%) Active Directory
3 614 (13.33%) vSphere
4 599 (13.01%) Hyper-V
5 388 (8.43%) XenApp
6 340 (7.38%) VMware ESX
7 294 (6.38%) VMware ESXi
8 264 (5.73%) Docker
9 242 (5.26%) XenDesktop
10 238 (5.17%) vCloud
11 200 (4.34%) Microsoft App-V
12 191 (4.15%) Virtual Machines
13 149 (3.24%) XenServer
14 137 (2.98%) NFS
15 122 (2.65%) Squid
16 117 (2.54%) Xen
17 111 (2.41%) Postfix
18 88 (1.91%) KVM
19 81 (1.76%) VMware Server
20 78 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 652 (14.16%) Puppet
2 553 (12.01%) SCCM
3 321 (6.97%) Ansible
4 295 (6.41%) SCOM
5 217 (4.71%) Opscode Chef
6 159 (3.45%) ZABBIX
7 151 (3.28%) Nagios
8 140 (3.04%) logstash
9 132 (2.87%) Kibana
9 132 (2.87%) NetBackup
10 128 (2.78%) Terraform
10 128 (2.78%) WSUS
11 127 (2.76%) Kubernetes
12 110 (2.39%) Microsoft Clustering
13 101 (2.19%) Rancher
14 94 (2.04%) Backup Exec
15 81 (1.76%) vRealize
16 69 (1.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 65 (1.41%) HAProxy
18 63 (1.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1633 (35.46%) Microsoft
2 1069 (23.21%) Citrix
3 954 (20.72%) Cisco
4 627 (13.62%) HP
5 617 (13.40%) Red Hat
6 546 (11.86%) Oracle
7 371 (8.06%) NetApp
8 328 (7.12%) EMC
9 243 (5.28%) Dell
10 214 (4.65%) IBM
11 182 (3.95%) Symantec
12 169 (3.67%) AppSense
13 155 (3.37%) CheckPoint
14 125 (2.71%) Juniper
15 121 (2.63%) F5
16 113 (2.45%) Sonatype
17 110 (2.39%) Google
18 102 (2.21%) Atlassian
19 97 (2.11%) SAP
20 95 (2.06%) Intel Security
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
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Technology Sourcing Limited
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Lorien Resourcing
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
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