The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 32 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware 23 33 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 5.46% 6.23% 6.07%
As % of the Vendors category 11.79% 12.09% 12.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 34
Median daily rate £348 £275 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.36% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £150 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £420 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.14% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.04 £23.94 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.95% +13.98%
VMware
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
195 273 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 46.32% 51.51% 47.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 147 163
Median daily rate £400 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £180 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 15 25
Median hourly rate £16.50 £38.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.41% +103.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Essex

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Essex region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Essex region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Colchester -11 4 £348 -17.26% 2
Basildon - 1 £350 -
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Essex region with a requirement for VMware.

1 33 (82.50%) Windows
2 20 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (47.50%) Windows Server
4 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
5 16 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 16 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 16 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 12 (30.00%) Cisco
7 11 (27.50%) TCP/IP
7 11 (27.50%) HP
7 11 (27.50%) Finance
7 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (25.00%) HTTP
8 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 9 (22.50%) DNS
9 9 (22.50%) Linux
9 9 (22.50%) .NET
9 9 (22.50%) CheckPoint
9 9 (22.50%) Configuration Management
10 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (20.00%) IIS
10 8 (20.00%) SharePoint
11 7 (17.50%) DHCP
11 7 (17.50%) SQL
11 7 (17.50%) Citrix
11 7 (17.50%) Service Delivery
12 6 (15.00%) Banking
12 6 (15.00%) Network Load Balancing
12 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (15.00%) WCF

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 16 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (20.00%) IIS
2 8 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (15.00%) SAS
4 2 (5.00%) Apache
4 2 (5.00%) Jetty
4 2 (5.00%) nginx
4 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Office 365
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (7.50%) Google App Engine
2 3 (7.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) TCP/IP
2 10 (25.00%) HTTP
3 9 (22.50%) DNS
4 7 (17.50%) DHCP
5 5 (12.50%) SAN
6 4 (10.00%) Intranet
6 4 (10.00%) SSL
7 3 (7.50%) FTP
7 3 (7.50%) IPsec
7 3 (7.50%) NetScaler
8 2 (5.00%) Firewall
8 2 (5.00%) VoIP
9 1 (2.50%) IP Telephony
9 1 (2.50%) LAN
9 1 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (2.50%) Skype
9 1 (2.50%) WAN
9 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) Data Mart
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.50%) Travis CI
General
1 11 (27.50%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Automotive
4 1 (2.50%) French Language
4 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Architect
2 7 (17.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Applications Support
3 6 (15.00%) Support Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
4 5 (12.50%) Technical Architect
5 4 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Security Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Web Applications Support
6 3 (7.50%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) IT Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) .NET
2 6 (15.00%) Classic ASP
2 6 (15.00%) WCF
3 2 (5.00%) J2EE
3 2 (5.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.00%) Chemistry
2 2 (5.00%) Physics
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.50%) Fintech
3 1 (2.50%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.50%) NHS
3 1 (2.50%) Reinsurance
3 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 33 (82.50%) Windows
2 19 (47.50%) Windows Server
3 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (22.50%) Linux
5 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (7.50%) Unix
8 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.50%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Configuration Management
2 7 (17.50%) Service Delivery
3 6 (15.00%) Capacity Management
3 6 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (15.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 5 (12.50%) DevOps
5 4 (10.00%) High Availability
6 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.50%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (7.50%) Open Source
6 3 (7.50%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (5.00%) Coaching
7 2 (5.00%) Data Centre Operations
7 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.00%) Migration
8 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (2.50%) Microservices
8 1 (2.50%) Server Building
8 1 (2.50%) Target Operating Model
8 1 (2.50%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (5.00%) Perl
3 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.00%) VBA
4 1 (2.50%) C
4 1 (2.50%) C#
4 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) CCNA
1 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
1 1 (2.50%) MCSE
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 20 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.50%) VMware ESX
3 3 (7.50%) Xen
3 3 (7.50%) XenApp
4 2 (5.00%) vSphere
5 1 (2.50%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Puppet
2 3 (7.50%) SCCM
2 3 (7.50%) SCOM
3 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (30.00%) Cisco
3 11 (27.50%) HP
4 9 (22.50%) CheckPoint
5 7 (17.50%) Citrix
6 4 (10.00%) SunGard
7 3 (7.50%) Google
7 3 (7.50%) NetApp
8 2 (5.00%) 3PAR