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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 41 43 36
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing VMware 2204 2090 2397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.81% 4.14% 4.65%
As % of the Vendors category 10.60% 9.73% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1367 1333 1479
Median daily rate £390 £393 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.63% +8.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £532 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 127 145
Median hourly rate £23.25 £23.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.08% +4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £13.80 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £45.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +2.22%
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
20783 21484 23080
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.32% 42.57% 44.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 12799 12796 13912
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £234 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 800 902 1153
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.89 £45.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +3 909 £438 +2.94% 202
South East +8 524 £400 +6.66% 135
South West +14 153 £300 -11.76% 51
North West +6 149 £340 -2.85% 64
Yorkshire +13 124 £350 -6.66% 38
East of England -9 106 £325 -14.47% 37
North East +3 90 £286 -8.40% 11
West Midlands -9 81 £300 - 37
East Midlands -16 56 £375 -3.22% 23
Midlands +7 2 £500 +12.35% 1
VMware
UK

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 2557 (55.95%) Windows
2 2385 (52.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1678 (36.72%) Active Directory
4 1652 (36.15%) Linux
5 1496 (32.74%) Microsoft
6 1390 (30.42%) Windows Server
7 969 (21.20%) Cisco
8 926 (20.26%) DNS
9 924 (20.22%) Security Cleared
10 909 (19.89%) Windows Server 2008
11 878 (19.21%) Citrix
12 851 (18.62%) Windows Server 2012
13 755 (16.52%) Puppet
14 739 (16.17%) Firewall
15 736 (16.11%) ITIL
16 729 (15.95%) SC Cleared
17 703 (15.38%) SAN
18 691 (15.12%) DevOps
19 639 (13.98%) Amazon AWS
20 621 (13.59%) Data Centre
21 601 (13.15%) vSphere
22 591 (12.93%) Red Hat
23 578 (12.65%) SQL
24 575 (12.58%) SQL Server
25 568 (12.43%) Finance
26 565 (12.36%) Agile Software Development
27 545 (11.93%) PowerShell
28 541 (11.84%) Hyper-V
28 541 (11.84%) HP
29 529 (11.58%) Oracle

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
1 480 (10.50%) MS Exchange
2 463 (10.13%) Apache
3 273 (5.97%) IIS
4 244 (5.34%) Exchange Server 2010
5 203 (4.44%) Tomcat
6 172 (3.76%) SharePoint
7 166 (3.63%) Confluence
8 148 (3.24%) Elasticsearch
9 146 (3.19%) Skype for Business
10 134 (2.93%) OpenStack
11 118 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2013
12 107 (2.34%) nginx
13 89 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2007
14 65 (1.42%) WebSphere
15 61 (1.33%) JBoss
16 53 (1.16%) WebLogic
17 39 (0.85%) Jetty
18 33 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
19 31 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
20 30 (0.66%) SAS
Applications
1 419 (9.17%) MS Excel
2 224 (4.90%) MS Office
3 111 (2.43%) HipChat
4 37 (0.81%) MS Visio
5 27 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
6 13 (0.28%) MS Project
7 6 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.11%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.022%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.022%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.022%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.022%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 21 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
2 19 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (0.20%) SAP hybris
4 7 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.088%) Eikon
6 4 (0.088%) Infor M3
6 4 (0.088%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.088%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.066%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.066%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (0.066%) Oracle Retail
7 3 (0.066%) RMDS
7 3 (0.066%) Sentinel
8 2 (0.044%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (0.044%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.044%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.044%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.044%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 639 (13.98%) Amazon AWS
2 436 (9.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 334 (7.31%) Office 365
4 220 (4.81%) IaaS
5 145 (3.17%) PaaS
6 72 (1.58%) SaaS
7 68 (1.49%) GitHub
8 60 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
9 39 (0.85%) G Suite
10 34 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
10 34 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
11 32 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
12 31 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
13 27 (0.59%) Amazon S3
14 26 (0.57%) Trello
15 16 (0.35%) Boomi
16 13 (0.28%) Google App Engine
16 13 (0.28%) HP Helion
17 12 (0.26%) CloudFront
18 10 (0.22%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 926 (20.26%) DNS
2 739 (16.17%) Firewall
3 703 (15.38%) SAN
4 473 (10.35%) DHCP
5 414 (9.06%) TCP/IP
6 400 (8.75%) WAN
7 376 (8.23%) LAN
8 284 (6.21%) VPN
9 197 (4.31%) NAS
10 189 (4.14%) LDAP
11 178 (3.89%) VLAN
12 159 (3.48%) SSH
13 152 (3.33%) iSCSI
14 141 (3.09%) SSL
15 127 (2.78%) Internet
16 125 (2.74%) HTTP
17 122 (2.67%) OpenLDAP
18 119 (2.60%) MPLS
19 117 (2.56%) OpenVPN
20 116 (2.54%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 575 (12.58%) SQL Server
2 271 (5.93%) PostgreSQL
3 226 (4.95%) MySQL
4 212 (4.64%) Hadoop
5 124 (2.71%) Oracle Database
6 96 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
7 79 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
8 71 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
9 68 (1.49%) Big Data
10 65 (1.42%) NoSQL
10 65 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
11 64 (1.40%) Relational Database
12 57 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
13 47 (1.03%) MongoDB
14 46 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 42 (0.92%) Redis
16 38 (0.83%) DB2
17 37 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
17 37 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 35 (0.77%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 403 (8.82%) Jenkins
2 378 (8.27%) Git (software)
3 197 (4.31%) JIRA
4 156 (3.41%) Maven
5 147 (3.22%) Sonatype Nexus
6 127 (2.78%) SonarQube
7 120 (2.63%) Ant
7 120 (2.63%) JUnit
8 113 (2.47%) Liquibase
9 111 (2.43%) JIRA Agile
10 104 (2.28%) Bitbucket
11 85 (1.86%) Vagrant
12 50 (1.09%) MSI
13 49 (1.07%) GitLab
14 47 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
15 45 (0.98%) Subversion
16 44 (0.96%) Gerrit
17 33 (0.72%) TeamCity
17 33 (0.72%) Visual Studio
18 32 (0.70%) Mercurial
General
1 568 (12.43%) Finance
2 161 (3.52%) Banking
3 105 (2.30%) Telecoms
4 74 (1.62%) Retail
5 69 (1.51%) Manufacturing
6 64 (1.40%) Back Office
7 53 (1.16%) Law
8 46 (1.01%) Publishing
9 43 (0.94%) Legal
10 36 (0.79%) Advertising
11 35 (0.77%) Marketing
12 34 (0.74%) Military
13 29 (0.63%) Games
14 28 (0.61%) Investment Banking
15 27 (0.59%) Electronics
16 26 (0.57%) Financial Institution
17 21 (0.46%) Local Government
18 16 (0.35%) Billing
19 8 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
20 6 (0.13%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 569 (12.45%) Architect
2 568 (12.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 418 (9.15%) Administrator
4 388 (8.49%) DevOps Engineer
5 361 (7.90%) Support Engineer
6 320 (7.00%) VMware Engineer
7 309 (6.76%) Analyst
8 275 (6.02%) Systems Administrator
9 274 (6.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 257 (5.62%) Consultant
11 224 (4.90%) Infrastructure Architect
12 206 (4.51%) 3rd Line Support
13 198 (4.33%) Windows Engineer
14 169 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
15 145 (3.17%) Linux Administrator
16 136 (2.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 134 (2.93%) Server Engineer
17 134 (2.93%) Systems Engineer
18 123 (2.69%) Network Engineer
19 116 (2.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (3.33%) ELK Stack
2 146 (3.19%) Web Services
3 145 (3.17%) Middleware
4 141 (3.09%) LAMP
5 130 (2.84%) MCollective
6 127 (2.78%) Software Packaging
7 97 (2.12%) .NET
8 80 (1.75%) LAPP Stack
9 69 (1.51%) REST
10 68 (1.49%) HTML
11 61 (1.33%) RabbitMQ
12 47 (1.03%) Node.js
13 44 (0.96%) LEMP Stack
14 43 (0.94%) CSS
15 41 (0.90%) XML
16 40 (0.88%) J2EE
17 29 (0.63%) Spring
18 26 (0.57%) SOAP
19 25 (0.55%) JSON
20 22 (0.48%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 621 (13.59%) Data Centre
2 194 (4.25%) Analytical Skills
3 192 (4.20%) Clustering
4 142 (3.11%) Management Information System
5 115 (2.52%) Replication
6 107 (2.34%) EMC VNX
7 90 (1.97%) Private Cloud
8 84 (1.84%) Computer Science
9 80 (1.75%) Fat Client
9 80 (1.75%) Thin Client
10 71 (1.55%) Hybrid Cloud
11 70 (1.53%) VCE vBlock
12 64 (1.40%) PKI
13 57 (1.25%) EMC VMAX
14 54 (1.18%) Blackberry
15 47 (1.03%) Public Cloud
16 46 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
16 46 (1.01%) NHS
17 42 (0.92%) Client/Server
18 28 (0.61%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2557 (55.95%) Windows
2 1652 (36.15%) Linux
3 1390 (30.42%) Windows Server
4 909 (19.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 851 (18.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 502 (10.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 492 (10.77%) Unix
8 488 (10.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 340 (7.44%) Windows 7
10 314 (6.87%) CentOS
11 287 (6.28%) Solaris
12 153 (3.35%) Ubuntu
13 145 (3.17%) Windows 10
14 138 (3.02%) AIX
15 93 (2.04%) Windows 8
16 67 (1.47%) SUSE
17 59 (1.29%) Windows XP
18 52 (1.14%) Oracle Linux
19 47 (1.03%) Android
20 37 (0.81%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 736 (16.11%) ITIL
2 691 (15.12%) DevOps
3 565 (12.36%) Agile Software Development
4 480 (10.50%) Migration
5 456 (9.98%) Configuration Management
6 349 (7.64%) Continuous Integration
7 333 (7.29%) Service Management
8 266 (5.82%) Scrum
9 246 (5.38%) Continuous Delivery
10 200 (4.38%) Load Balancing
11 190 (4.16%) Project Management
12 176 (3.85%) High Availability
13 174 (3.81%) Change Management
14 164 (3.59%) Stakeholder Management
15 156 (3.41%) Identity Management
16 148 (3.24%) Service Delivery
17 145 (3.17%) Disaster Recovery
18 139 (3.04%) Open Source
19 134 (2.93%) Problem Management
20 133 (2.91%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 578 (12.65%) SQL
2 545 (11.93%) PowerShell
3 337 (7.37%) Bash Shell
4 333 (7.29%) Python
5 308 (6.74%) Java
6 296 (6.48%) Perl
7 255 (5.58%) Ruby
8 214 (4.68%) Shell Script
9 121 (2.65%) PHP
10 87 (1.90%) JavaScript
11 78 (1.71%) VBScript
12 75 (1.64%) C
13 65 (1.42%) C#
14 62 (1.36%) VB
15 48 (1.05%) Korn
16 35 (0.77%) T-SQL
17 30 (0.66%) Scala
18 22 (0.48%) C-shell
19 20 (0.44%) C++
20 16 (0.35%) AWK
Qualifications
1 924 (20.22%) Security Cleared
2 729 (15.95%) SC Cleared
3 311 (6.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 269 (5.89%) Cisco Certification
5 229 (5.01%) MCSE
6 182 (3.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 176 (3.85%) Degree
8 173 (3.79%) CCNA
9 149 (3.26%) DV Cleared
10 121 (2.65%) CCNP
11 96 (2.10%) BPSS Clearance
12 88 (1.93%) ITIL Certification
12 88 (1.93%) MCSA
13 56 (1.23%) MCP
14 53 (1.16%) CTC Cleared
15 52 (1.14%) MCITP
16 43 (0.94%) CCIE
17 41 (0.90%) RHCE
18 33 (0.72%) DBS Check
19 25 (0.55%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (2.80%) SLA
2 108 (2.36%) PCI DSS
3 75 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 55 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
5 36 (0.79%) QA
6 28 (0.61%) JSP 440
7 17 (0.37%) RMADS
8 11 (0.24%) ISO 9001
9 9 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.11%) COBIT
10 5 (0.11%) Data Quality
11 4 (0.088%) ISO22301
12 3 (0.066%) ISO 14001
13 2 (0.044%) GPG13
13 2 (0.044%) HIPAA
13 2 (0.044%) PA-DSS
14 1 (0.022%) BS7799
14 1 (0.022%) FISMA
14 1 (0.022%) GCP
14 1 (0.022%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 2385 (52.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1678 (36.72%) Active Directory
3 601 (13.15%) vSphere
4 541 (11.84%) Hyper-V
5 347 (7.59%) XenApp
6 339 (7.42%) Docker
7 337 (7.37%) VMware ESX
8 264 (5.78%) vCloud
9 255 (5.58%) VMware ESXi
10 184 (4.03%) Virtual Machines
11 179 (3.92%) XenDesktop
12 158 (3.46%) Microsoft App-V
13 132 (2.89%) Squid
14 125 (2.74%) Postfix
15 120 (2.63%) NFS
16 107 (2.34%) Virtual Servers
17 99 (2.17%) XenServer
18 86 (1.88%) Xen
19 81 (1.77%) KVM
20 66 (1.44%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 755 (16.52%) Puppet
2 475 (10.39%) SCCM
3 397 (8.69%) Ansible
4 237 (5.19%) Opscode Chef
5 211 (4.62%) ZABBIX
6 207 (4.53%) SCOM
7 171 (3.74%) Terraform
8 167 (3.65%) Kubernetes
9 166 (3.63%) logstash
10 159 (3.48%) Kibana
11 143 (3.13%) Nagios
12 120 (2.63%) Rancher
13 115 (2.52%) WSUS
14 113 (2.47%) vRealize
15 112 (2.45%) NetBackup
16 89 (1.95%) HAProxy
17 85 (1.86%) Microsoft Clustering
18 76 (1.66%) Backup Exec
19 71 (1.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
20 53 (1.16%) Packer
Vendors
1 1496 (32.74%) Microsoft
2 969 (21.20%) Cisco
3 878 (19.21%) Citrix
4 591 (12.93%) Red Hat
5 541 (11.84%) HP
6 529 (11.58%) Oracle
7 364 (7.96%) EMC
8 333 (7.29%) NetApp
9 221 (4.84%) Dell
10 215 (4.70%) IBM
11 163 (3.57%) Symantec
12 158 (3.46%) CheckPoint
13 137 (3.00%) Atlassian
14 126 (2.76%) Sonatype
15 109 (2.39%) Juniper
15 109 (2.39%) Veritas
16 107 (2.34%) AppSense
16 107 (2.34%) F5
17 105 (2.30%) 3PAR
17 105 (2.30%) Veeam
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £230 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £400 - £445 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £150.00 - £192.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Networkers
Rate: £42.00 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £400 - £440 Per Day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £150 - £170 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
New Malden, Surrey
Networkers
Rate: £50.00 per hour
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Plan-net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 20 hours ago
South East
Proactive Appointments
Posted: Yesterday
London
Proactive Appointments
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Proactive Appointments
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Montash
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Rate: From £100 to £115 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oscar
Rate: £275 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
onezeero.
Rate: Market Rate and Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £100.00 - £110.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Rate: From £400 to £500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 1 hour ago
Surrey
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Montash
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Rate: up to £300-350 a day
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
FT Select
Rate: From £400 to £408 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
ninesharp
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Modis International
Posted: 3 days ago