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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 39 32 46
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Contract jobs citing VMware 2341 2575 1940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.69% 4.99% 4.04%
As % of the Vendors category 10.49% 11.27% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1608 1600 1204
Median daily rate £400 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £336 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.08% +6.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 173 113
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £52.17 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +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
22322 22856 21565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.71% 44.29% 44.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 13864 13738 12196
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 £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 736 998 991
Median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.08% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -11 862 £415 +10.66% 210
South East -7 490 £375 +7.14% 154
North East +46 211 £293 -0.84% 3
South West +9 176 £375 +8.69% 46
Yorkshire 0 171 £400 +23.07% 71
North West -14 149 £361 +16.53% 66
East of England -13 135 £375 +20.00% 35
West Midlands -5 111 £400 +8.10% 26
East Midlands -15 36 £400 +17.21% 20
VMware
UK

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 2909 (61.67%) Windows
2 2535 (53.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1967 (41.70%) Active Directory
4 1641 (34.79%) Windows Server
5 1634 (34.64%) Microsoft
6 1572 (33.33%) Linux
7 1186 (25.14%) Citrix
8 1061 (22.49%) Windows Server 2008
9 980 (20.78%) Windows Server 2012
10 955 (20.25%) Cisco
11 923 (19.57%) ITIL
12 821 (17.41%) DNS
13 794 (16.83%) Security Cleared
14 768 (16.28%) SAN
15 735 (15.58%) SQL
16 728 (15.43%) Firewall
17 698 (14.80%) MS Exchange
18 674 (14.29%) Finance
19 666 (14.12%) SQL Server
19 666 (14.12%) HP
20 665 (14.10%) vSphere
21 658 (13.95%) Data Centre
22 646 (13.70%) PowerShell
23 633 (13.42%) Hyper-V
24 625 (13.25%) Windows Server 2003
25 610 (12.93%) SC Cleared
26 605 (12.83%) Red Hat
27 577 (12.23%) SCCM
28 569 (12.06%) Unix
29 555 (11.77%) Puppet

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
1 698 (14.80%) MS Exchange
2 335 (7.10%) Apache
3 304 (6.44%) SharePoint
4 283 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 282 (5.98%) IIS
6 211 (4.47%) Tomcat
7 208 (4.41%) Skype for Business
8 138 (2.93%) OpenStack
9 123 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2013
10 109 (2.31%) Confluence
11 91 (1.93%) WebSphere
12 87 (1.84%) WebLogic
13 80 (1.70%) JBoss
14 66 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2007
15 64 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
16 60 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
17 56 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
18 52 (1.10%) nginx
19 43 (0.91%) SAS
20 41 (0.87%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 449 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 252 (5.34%) MS Office
3 41 (0.87%) HipChat
4 36 (0.76%) MS Visio
5 19 (0.40%) MS Project
6 14 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.11%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.021%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.021%) GIMP
9 1 (0.021%) ImageReady
9 1 (0.021%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 20 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
3 13 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.17%) RMDS
5 7 (0.15%) Documaker
6 6 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.13%) Eikon
7 4 (0.085%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.064%) BASE24
8 3 (0.064%) ENOVIA
8 3 (0.064%) Markit EDM
8 3 (0.064%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.064%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.042%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 1 (0.021%) Infor M3
10 1 (0.021%) Northgate Housing
10 1 (0.021%) OpenText MBPM
10 1 (0.021%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.021%) Sage 50
10 1 (0.021%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 500 (10.60%) Amazon AWS
2 349 (7.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 333 (7.06%) Office 365
4 117 (2.48%) IaaS
5 92 (1.95%) SaaS
6 73 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
7 69 (1.46%) PaaS
8 55 (1.17%) GitHub
9 49 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
10 45 (0.95%) Google Apps
11 41 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
12 36 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
13 28 (0.59%) Google App Engine
14 22 (0.47%) Trello
15 19 (0.40%) Amazon S3
16 15 (0.32%) OneDrive
17 14 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
18 13 (0.28%) Amazon Kinesis
19 12 (0.25%) Mimecast
20 11 (0.23%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 821 (17.41%) DNS
2 768 (16.28%) SAN
3 728 (15.43%) Firewall
4 523 (11.09%) DHCP
5 408 (8.65%) WAN
6 404 (8.56%) LAN
7 354 (7.50%) TCP/IP
8 200 (4.24%) VPN
9 195 (4.13%) NAS
10 161 (3.41%) LDAP
11 148 (3.14%) iSCSI
12 134 (2.84%) NetScaler
13 133 (2.82%) Internet
14 132 (2.80%) SSL
15 129 (2.73%) Network Security
16 128 (2.71%) Fibre Channel
17 127 (2.69%) HTTP
18 124 (2.63%) VLAN
19 110 (2.33%) VoIP
20 103 (2.18%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 666 (14.12%) SQL Server
2 218 (4.62%) MySQL
3 153 (3.24%) PostgreSQL
4 134 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 132 (2.80%) Hadoop
6 92 (1.95%) Oracle Database
7 91 (1.93%) MongoDB
8 86 (1.82%) Relational Database
9 76 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
10 65 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
11 64 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
12 59 (1.25%) DB2
13 58 (1.23%) Big Data
14 53 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
15 46 (0.98%) Redis
16 42 (0.89%) RDBMS
17 37 (0.78%) NoSQL
18 29 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
19 27 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 25 (0.53%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 312 (6.61%) Jenkins
2 274 (5.81%) Git (software)
3 156 (3.31%) JIRA
4 105 (2.23%) Maven
5 87 (1.84%) Sonatype Nexus
6 78 (1.65%) Subversion
7 59 (1.25%) SonarQube
8 56 (1.19%) MSI
9 55 (1.17%) Ant
10 54 (1.14%) JUnit
11 48 (1.02%) TeamCity
12 46 (0.98%) Vagrant
13 41 (0.87%) Bitbucket
14 37 (0.78%) JIRA Agile
15 35 (0.74%) Liquibase
16 34 (0.72%) Selenium
16 34 (0.72%) Travis CI
17 33 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
18 32 (0.68%) Hudson
19 27 (0.57%) Artifactory
General
1 674 (14.29%) Finance
2 193 (4.09%) Banking
3 98 (2.08%) Telecoms
4 80 (1.70%) Retail
5 75 (1.59%) Manufacturing
6 62 (1.31%) Financial Institution
7 59 (1.25%) Legal
8 53 (1.12%) Back Office
9 43 (0.91%) Games
10 35 (0.74%) Advertising
11 34 (0.72%) Marketing
12 31 (0.66%) Investment Banking
13 27 (0.57%) Law
14 26 (0.55%) Publishing
15 25 (0.53%) Military
16 20 (0.42%) Electronics
17 18 (0.38%) Local Government
18 14 (0.30%) Billing
18 14 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
19 9 (0.19%) French Language
Job Titles
1 654 (13.86%) Architect
2 534 (11.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 456 (9.67%) Support Engineer
4 362 (7.67%) VMware Engineer
5 351 (7.44%) Analyst
6 334 (7.08%) Administrator
7 333 (7.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 277 (5.87%) 3rd Line Support
9 256 (5.43%) DevOps Engineer
10 252 (5.34%) Consultant
11 244 (5.17%) Systems Administrator
12 238 (5.05%) Infrastructure Architect
13 226 (4.79%) Windows Engineer
14 225 (4.77%) Server Engineer
15 191 (4.05%) Linux Engineer
15 191 (4.05%) Solutions Architect
16 170 (3.60%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 159 (3.37%) Systems Engineer
18 149 (3.16%) Wintel Engineer
19 136 (2.88%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (4.09%) Web Services
2 158 (3.35%) Middleware
3 134 (2.84%) .NET
4 102 (2.16%) LAMP
5 100 (2.12%) REST
6 99 (2.10%) XML
7 86 (1.82%) HTML
8 79 (1.67%) Node.js
9 68 (1.44%) J2EE
10 58 (1.23%) RabbitMQ
11 47 (1.00%) MCollective
12 45 (0.95%) ELK Stack
12 45 (0.95%) SOAP
13 40 (0.85%) CSS
13 40 (0.85%) LAPP Stack
13 40 (0.85%) Software Packaging
14 36 (0.76%) JSON
15 29 (0.61%) XSD
16 27 (0.57%) ActiveMQ
17 24 (0.51%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 658 (13.95%) Data Centre
2 239 (5.07%) Clustering
3 158 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
4 145 (3.07%) Computer Science
5 128 (2.71%) Management Information System
6 119 (2.52%) Replication
7 86 (1.82%) Private Cloud
8 80 (1.70%) EMC VNX
9 74 (1.57%) Fat Client
9 74 (1.57%) Thin Client
10 67 (1.42%) Hybrid Cloud
11 63 (1.34%) PKI
12 54 (1.14%) VCE vBlock
13 51 (1.08%) Blackberry
13 51 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
13 51 (1.08%) NHS
14 43 (0.91%) Hedge funds
15 42 (0.89%) Driving Licence
16 38 (0.81%) FlexPod
17 37 (0.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2909 (61.67%) Windows
2 1641 (34.79%) Windows Server
3 1572 (33.33%) Linux
4 1061 (22.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 980 (20.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 625 (13.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 569 (12.06%) Unix
8 453 (9.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 381 (8.08%) Windows 7
10 265 (5.62%) Solaris
11 223 (4.73%) CentOS
12 156 (3.31%) AIX
13 132 (2.80%) Windows 10
14 118 (2.50%) Windows 8
15 117 (2.48%) Ubuntu
16 69 (1.46%) Windows XP
17 55 (1.17%) Data ONTAP
18 53 (1.12%) SUSE
19 52 (1.10%) Mac OS X
20 49 (1.04%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 923 (19.57%) ITIL
2 507 (10.75%) Migration
3 489 (10.37%) DevOps
4 459 (9.73%) Agile Software Development
5 411 (8.71%) Configuration Management
6 267 (5.66%) Project Management
7 225 (4.77%) Disaster Recovery
8 219 (4.64%) Service Management
9 204 (4.32%) Open Source
10 203 (4.30%) Service Delivery
11 201 (4.26%) Change Management
11 201 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
12 183 (3.88%) High Availability
13 159 (3.37%) Virtual Environments
14 152 (3.22%) Load Balancing
15 137 (2.90%) Incident Management
16 136 (2.88%) Problem Management
17 128 (2.71%) Stakeholder Management
18 124 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
19 121 (2.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 735 (15.58%) SQL
2 646 (13.70%) PowerShell
3 438 (9.29%) Java
4 348 (7.38%) Python
5 325 (6.89%) Perl
6 270 (5.72%) Bash Shell
7 227 (4.81%) Ruby
8 160 (3.39%) Shell Script
9 138 (2.93%) PHP
10 126 (2.67%) JavaScript
11 121 (2.57%) VBScript
12 69 (1.46%) C#
13 62 (1.31%) VB
14 57 (1.21%) C++
15 54 (1.14%) C
16 49 (1.04%) T-SQL
17 38 (0.81%) Korn
18 20 (0.42%) Scala
19 14 (0.30%) Go
20 13 (0.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 794 (16.83%) Security Cleared
2 610 (12.93%) SC Cleared
3 400 (8.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 266 (5.64%) Cisco Certification
5 263 (5.58%) MCSE
6 234 (4.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 233 (4.94%) Degree
8 183 (3.88%) CCNA
9 137 (2.90%) MCSA
10 131 (2.78%) CCNP
11 114 (2.42%) DV Cleared
12 82 (1.74%) BPSS Clearance
13 78 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
14 64 (1.36%) MCP
15 46 (0.98%) MCITP
16 37 (0.78%) CISSP
16 37 (0.78%) RHCE
17 28 (0.59%) ISEB
18 27 (0.57%) DBS Check
19 26 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (2.76%) SLA
2 90 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 70 (1.48%) Disclosure Scotland
4 68 (1.44%) PCI DSS
5 59 (1.25%) QA
6 29 (0.61%) JSP 440
7 15 (0.32%) HL7
7 15 (0.32%) ISO 9001
8 13 (0.28%) COBIT
9 10 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (0.13%) HIPAA
10 6 (0.13%) PMBOK
11 4 (0.085%) Data Quality
11 4 (0.085%) ISO22301
12 3 (0.064%) ISO27002
13 2 (0.042%) DICOM
14 1 (0.021%) FISMA
14 1 (0.021%) Government Security Classifications
14 1 (0.021%) ISO 14001
14 1 (0.021%) MiFID
System Software
1 2535 (53.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1967 (41.70%) Active Directory
3 665 (14.10%) vSphere
4 633 (13.42%) Hyper-V
5 408 (8.65%) XenApp
6 401 (8.50%) VMware ESX
7 307 (6.51%) VMware ESXi
8 261 (5.53%) XenDesktop
9 197 (4.18%) Microsoft App-V
10 192 (4.07%) Docker
11 185 (3.92%) Virtual Machines
12 162 (3.43%) vCloud
13 161 (3.41%) XenServer
14 139 (2.95%) NFS
15 117 (2.48%) Xen
16 96 (2.04%) KVM
17 81 (1.72%) Virtual Servers
17 81 (1.72%) VMware Server
18 62 (1.31%) Oracle RAC
18 62 (1.31%) Squid
Systems Management
1 577 (12.23%) SCCM
2 555 (11.77%) Puppet
3 305 (6.47%) SCOM
4 251 (5.32%) Ansible
5 230 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
6 170 (3.60%) Nagios
7 123 (2.61%) WSUS
8 121 (2.57%) Microsoft Clustering
9 118 (2.50%) NetBackup
10 96 (2.04%) Backup Exec
11 84 (1.78%) ZABBIX
12 81 (1.72%) logstash
13 77 (1.63%) Kubernetes
14 74 (1.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 67 (1.42%) Kibana
16 63 (1.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
16 63 (1.34%) vRealize
17 62 (1.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 62 (1.31%) Terraform
18 50 (1.06%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 1634 (34.64%) Microsoft
2 1186 (25.14%) Citrix
3 955 (20.25%) Cisco
4 666 (14.12%) HP
5 605 (12.83%) Red Hat
6 528 (11.19%) Oracle
7 444 (9.41%) NetApp
8 383 (8.12%) EMC
9 249 (5.28%) IBM
10 224 (4.75%) Dell
11 169 (3.58%) AppSense
12 164 (3.48%) Symantec
13 145 (3.07%) CheckPoint
14 132 (2.80%) F5
15 126 (2.67%) Juniper
16 99 (2.10%) Google
17 97 (2.06%) Veritas
18 87 (1.84%) Intel Security
19 77 (1.63%) SAP
20 76 (1.61%) Veeam
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