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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 39 33 47
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Contract jobs citing VMware 2254 2595 1948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.63% 5.11% 3.98%
As % of the Vendors category 10.42% 11.43% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1539 1592 1243
Median daily rate £393 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £210 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 179 107
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £52.17 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+29.54% +17.33%
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
21633 22711 21913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.43% 44.75% 44.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13584 13614 12638
Median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 720 1027 974
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £41.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -11 799 £420 +12.00% 204
South East -5 473 £375 +2.73% 141
North East +40 224 £280 -1.75% 4
South West +11 188 £380 +15.15% 50
Yorkshire -6 176 £400 +26.98% 39
North West -29 134 £355 +18.33% 54
East of England -17 120 £380 +26.66% 37
West Midlands -7 99 £400 +6.66% 45
East Midlands -20 39 £356 +1.78% 22
Midlands -11 1 - -
VMware
UK

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 2785 (62.47%) Windows
2 2443 (54.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1860 (41.72%) Active Directory
4 1576 (35.35%) Windows Server
5 1504 (33.74%) Microsoft
6 1496 (33.56%) Linux
7 1103 (24.74%) Citrix
8 1026 (23.01%) Windows Server 2008
9 922 (20.68%) Windows Server 2012
10 913 (20.48%) Cisco
11 840 (18.84%) ITIL
12 739 (16.58%) SAN
13 728 (16.33%) DNS
14 704 (15.79%) MS Exchange
15 702 (15.75%) Security Cleared
16 701 (15.72%) SQL
17 672 (15.07%) Firewall
17 672 (15.07%) Finance
18 669 (15.01%) HP
19 642 (14.40%) Data Centre
20 620 (13.91%) vSphere
20 620 (13.91%) SQL Server
21 608 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
22 606 (13.59%) PowerShell
23 587 (13.17%) Unix
24 553 (12.40%) Hyper-V
25 551 (12.36%) Red Hat
26 526 (11.80%) SC Cleared
26 526 (11.80%) SCCM
27 491 (11.01%) 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
1 704 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 302 (6.77%) SharePoint
3 291 (6.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 285 (6.39%) Apache
5 262 (5.88%) IIS
6 204 (4.58%) Tomcat
7 197 (4.42%) Skype for Business
8 146 (3.28%) OpenStack
9 143 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2013
10 102 (2.29%) WebSphere
11 90 (2.02%) WebLogic
12 82 (1.84%) JBoss
13 80 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
14 65 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2003
15 57 (1.28%) nginx
16 56 (1.26%) Confluence
17 49 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
18 42 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 36 (0.81%) IBM Notes
20 31 (0.70%) SAS
Applications
1 413 (9.26%) MS Excel
2 233 (5.23%) MS Office
3 35 (0.79%) MS Visio
4 19 (0.43%) MS Project
5 11 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.18%) HipChat
7 5 (0.11%) InfoPath
7 5 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.022%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.022%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.022%) GIMP
8 1 (0.022%) ImageReady
8 1 (0.022%) PaintShop Pro
8 1 (0.022%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
3 13 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.18%) RMDS
5 7 (0.16%) Documaker
6 5 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.090%) Markit EDM
7 4 (0.090%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 3 (0.067%) BASE24
8 3 (0.067%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.067%) Eikon
8 3 (0.067%) ENOVIA
8 3 (0.067%) Northgate Housing
8 3 (0.067%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.067%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.022%) Maximo
9 1 (0.022%) OpenText MBPM
9 1 (0.022%) Primavera
9 1 (0.022%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.022%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 442 (9.91%) Amazon AWS
2 300 (6.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 300 (6.73%) Office 365
3 124 (2.78%) IaaS
4 89 (2.00%) SaaS
5 78 (1.75%) PaaS
6 70 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
7 55 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
8 53 (1.19%) GitHub
9 41 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
10 30 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
11 28 (0.63%) Google App Engine
12 21 (0.47%) Amazon S3
12 21 (0.47%) Google Apps
13 12 (0.27%) Amazon Kinesis
13 12 (0.27%) Mimecast
14 10 (0.22%) Heroku
14 10 (0.22%) Yammer
15 9 (0.20%) OpenShift
16 8 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 739 (16.58%) SAN
2 728 (16.33%) DNS
3 672 (15.07%) Firewall
4 491 (11.01%) DHCP
5 379 (8.50%) LAN
6 374 (8.39%) WAN
7 319 (7.16%) TCP/IP
8 192 (4.31%) NAS
9 188 (4.22%) VPN
10 158 (3.54%) LDAP
11 134 (3.01%) HTTP
12 121 (2.71%) Fibre Channel
12 121 (2.71%) Network Security
13 119 (2.67%) Internet
14 118 (2.65%) SSL
15 117 (2.62%) NetScaler
16 112 (2.51%) iSCSI
17 109 (2.45%) Cisco Nexus
18 101 (2.27%) VoIP
19 98 (2.20%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 620 (13.91%) SQL Server
2 218 (4.89%) MySQL
3 133 (2.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 114 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
5 98 (2.20%) MongoDB
6 91 (2.04%) Hadoop
7 87 (1.95%) Oracle Database
8 81 (1.82%) Relational Database
9 73 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
10 64 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
11 63 (1.41%) DB2
12 54 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
13 47 (1.05%) Big Data
13 47 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
14 43 (0.96%) Redis
15 37 (0.83%) NoSQL
16 35 (0.79%) RDBMS
17 31 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
18 30 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 23 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 290 (6.51%) Jenkins
2 233 (5.23%) Git (software)
3 111 (2.49%) JIRA
4 82 (1.84%) Maven
5 71 (1.59%) Subversion
6 53 (1.19%) Sonatype Nexus
7 49 (1.10%) MSI
8 46 (1.03%) TeamCity
9 45 (1.01%) Vagrant
10 35 (0.79%) Hudson
11 34 (0.76%) Travis CI
12 33 (0.74%) Selenium
13 27 (0.61%) SonarQube
13 27 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
14 23 (0.52%) Cucumber
15 22 (0.49%) Ant
15 22 (0.49%) JUnit
16 19 (0.43%) Artifactory
17 17 (0.38%) LoadRunner
18 16 (0.36%) JMeter
General
1 672 (15.07%) Finance
2 188 (4.22%) Banking
3 94 (2.11%) Telecoms
4 79 (1.77%) Retail
5 68 (1.53%) Financial Institution
6 67 (1.50%) Manufacturing
7 55 (1.23%) Legal
8 49 (1.10%) Back Office
9 46 (1.03%) Games
10 36 (0.81%) Advertising
11 33 (0.74%) Investment Banking
12 32 (0.72%) Marketing
13 28 (0.63%) Law
14 24 (0.54%) Military
15 18 (0.40%) Electronics
15 18 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
16 16 (0.36%) Local Government
16 16 (0.36%) Publishing
17 14 (0.31%) Billing
18 11 (0.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 603 (13.53%) Architect
2 478 (10.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 436 (9.78%) Support Engineer
4 354 (7.94%) VMware Engineer
5 346 (7.76%) Analyst
6 324 (7.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 305 (6.84%) Administrator
8 267 (5.99%) 3rd Line Support
9 239 (5.36%) DevOps Engineer
10 236 (5.29%) Consultant
11 219 (4.91%) Windows Engineer
12 218 (4.89%) Systems Administrator
13 215 (4.82%) Infrastructure Architect
14 205 (4.60%) Server Engineer
15 185 (4.15%) Solutions Architect
16 183 (4.10%) Linux Engineer
17 172 (3.86%) Systems Engineer
18 163 (3.66%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
19 156 (3.50%) Wintel Engineer
20 124 (2.78%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (4.33%) Web Services
2 131 (2.94%) .NET
3 130 (2.92%) Middleware
4 96 (2.15%) XML
5 95 (2.13%) LAMP
6 94 (2.11%) REST
7 75 (1.68%) Node.js
8 69 (1.55%) HTML
9 57 (1.28%) J2EE
10 51 (1.14%) RabbitMQ
11 45 (1.01%) SOAP
12 36 (0.81%) JSON
13 30 (0.67%) MCollective
14 29 (0.65%) XSD
15 28 (0.63%) CSS
16 25 (0.56%) LAPP Stack
16 25 (0.56%) Servlets
17 24 (0.54%) WSDL
18 22 (0.49%) LEMP Stack
19 21 (0.47%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 642 (14.40%) Data Centre
2 230 (5.16%) Clustering
3 163 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
4 131 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 126 (2.83%) Management Information System
6 96 (2.15%) Replication
7 86 (1.93%) Private Cloud
8 75 (1.68%) Fat Client
8 75 (1.68%) Thin Client
9 70 (1.57%) EMC VNX
10 59 (1.32%) PKI
11 56 (1.26%) Hybrid Cloud
12 54 (1.21%) Hedge funds
13 51 (1.14%) VCE vBlock
14 47 (1.05%) Blackberry
15 46 (1.03%) Driving Licence
16 44 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
16 44 (0.99%) NHS
17 40 (0.90%) Enterprise Storage
18 38 (0.85%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2785 (62.47%) Windows
2 1576 (35.35%) Windows Server
3 1496 (33.56%) Linux
4 1026 (23.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 922 (20.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 608 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 587 (13.17%) Unix
8 412 (9.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 377 (8.46%) Windows 7
10 224 (5.02%) Solaris
11 189 (4.24%) CentOS
12 135 (3.03%) AIX
13 120 (2.69%) Windows 10
14 113 (2.53%) Ubuntu
15 106 (2.38%) Windows 8
16 79 (1.77%) Windows XP
17 55 (1.23%) SUSE
18 54 (1.21%) Data ONTAP
19 49 (1.10%) Oracle Linux
20 48 (1.08%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 840 (18.84%) ITIL
2 473 (10.61%) Migration
3 437 (9.80%) DevOps
4 411 (9.22%) Agile Software Development
5 377 (8.46%) Configuration Management
6 245 (5.50%) Project Management
7 224 (5.02%) Disaster Recovery
8 205 (4.60%) Open Source
9 200 (4.49%) Change Management
10 181 (4.06%) High Availability
11 178 (3.99%) Continuous Integration
12 176 (3.95%) Service Delivery
13 171 (3.84%) Service Management
14 156 (3.50%) Virtual Environments
15 139 (3.12%) Load Balancing
16 138 (3.10%) Incident Management
17 127 (2.85%) Problem Management
18 110 (2.47%) Continuous Improvement
19 109 (2.45%) PRINCE2
20 106 (2.38%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 701 (15.72%) SQL
2 606 (13.59%) PowerShell
3 432 (9.69%) Java
4 356 (7.99%) Python
5 304 (6.82%) Perl
6 247 (5.54%) Bash Shell
7 211 (4.73%) Ruby
8 137 (3.07%) Shell Script
9 120 (2.69%) VBScript
10 114 (2.56%) JavaScript
11 110 (2.47%) PHP
12 66 (1.48%) C#
13 61 (1.37%) VB
14 60 (1.35%) C++
15 53 (1.19%) C
16 41 (0.92%) T-SQL
17 35 (0.79%) Korn
18 15 (0.34%) Go
19 14 (0.31%) PL/SQL
20 11 (0.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 702 (15.75%) Security Cleared
2 526 (11.80%) SC Cleared
3 371 (8.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 248 (5.56%) MCSE
5 242 (5.43%) Cisco Certification
6 234 (5.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 215 (4.82%) Degree
8 169 (3.79%) CCNA
9 140 (3.14%) MCSA
10 118 (2.65%) CCNP
11 113 (2.53%) DV Cleared
12 71 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
13 59 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
14 51 (1.14%) MCP
15 43 (0.96%) MCITP
16 39 (0.87%) CISSP
17 34 (0.76%) RHCE
18 29 (0.65%) ISEB
19 27 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
20 26 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (2.83%) SLA
2 78 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 67 (1.50%) Disclosure Scotland
3 67 (1.50%) PCI DSS
4 58 (1.30%) QA
5 18 (0.40%) JSP 440
6 15 (0.34%) HL7
7 13 (0.29%) COBIT
8 11 (0.25%) ISO 9001
9 9 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 8 (0.18%) ISO27002
11 6 (0.13%) PMBOK
12 5 (0.11%) HIPAA
13 4 (0.090%) ISO22301
14 2 (0.045%) DICOM
14 2 (0.045%) ISO15022
14 2 (0.045%) ISO20022
15 1 (0.022%) Data Quality
15 1 (0.022%) ISO 14001
15 1 (0.022%) MiFID
System Software
1 2443 (54.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1860 (41.72%) Active Directory
3 620 (13.91%) vSphere
4 553 (12.40%) Hyper-V
5 424 (9.51%) VMware ESX
6 378 (8.48%) XenApp
7 297 (6.66%) VMware ESXi
8 242 (5.43%) XenDesktop
9 185 (4.15%) Microsoft App-V
10 180 (4.04%) Virtual Machines
11 161 (3.61%) Docker
12 150 (3.36%) XenServer
13 126 (2.83%) NFS
14 117 (2.62%) Xen
15 105 (2.36%) vCloud
16 81 (1.82%) KVM
17 80 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
18 74 (1.66%) VMware Server
19 52 (1.17%) Oracle RAC
20 48 (1.08%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 526 (11.80%) SCCM
2 483 (10.83%) Puppet
3 275 (6.17%) SCOM
4 231 (5.18%) Opscode Chef
5 210 (4.71%) Ansible
6 174 (3.90%) Nagios
7 120 (2.69%) NetBackup
8 119 (2.67%) WSUS
9 117 (2.62%) Microsoft Clustering
10 95 (2.13%) Backup Exec
11 68 (1.53%) ZABBIX
12 62 (1.39%) logstash
13 60 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 58 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 55 (1.23%) vRealize
16 54 (1.21%) OpenView Configuration Management
17 47 (1.05%) SCVMM
18 44 (0.99%) EdgeSight
19 41 (0.92%) McAfee ePO
20 40 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1504 (33.74%) Microsoft
2 1103 (24.74%) Citrix
3 913 (20.48%) Cisco
4 669 (15.01%) HP
5 551 (12.36%) Red Hat
6 462 (10.36%) Oracle
7 445 (9.98%) NetApp
8 366 (8.21%) EMC
9 258 (5.79%) IBM
10 187 (4.19%) Dell
11 165 (3.70%) AppSense
12 157 (3.52%) Symantec
13 142 (3.19%) CheckPoint
14 120 (2.69%) Juniper
15 116 (2.60%) F5
16 102 (2.29%) Veritas
17 91 (2.04%) Intel Security
18 77 (1.73%) 3PAR
19 71 (1.59%) Google
20 63 (1.41%) SAP
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