The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 9 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware 18 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 11.69% 2.11% 8.70%
As % of the Vendors category 27.69% 5.00% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 6
Median daily rate £271 £244 £248
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.28% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £229 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £259 £263
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £370
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%

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

Vendors Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
65 40 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 42.21% 42.11% 40.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 30 32
Median daily rate £288 £363 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.68% +2.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £174 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 12
Median hourly rate £10.42 £12.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.16% -48.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.15 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for VMware.

1 22 (81.48%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 17 (62.96%) Windows Server
5 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
6 13 (48.15%) Citrix
6 13 (48.15%) Data Centre
7 12 (44.44%) SAN
8 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 9 (33.33%) High Availability
10 8 (29.63%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (29.63%) NAS
11 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (25.93%) Network Optimisation
11 7 (25.93%) Secure Coding
11 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Clustering
11 7 (25.93%) IIS
11 7 (25.93%) Cisco
11 7 (25.93%) LAN
11 7 (25.93%) WAN
11 7 (25.93%) Middleware
11 7 (25.93%) Clustering
11 7 (25.93%) Load Balancing
12 6 (22.22%) Firewall
13 5 (18.52%) Intel Security
13 5 (18.52%) ITIL
13 5 (18.52%) Mimecast
13 5 (18.52%) Network Security
13 5 (18.52%) SolarWinds

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 7 (25.93%) IIS
2 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (7.41%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.70%) CloudStack
4 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Mimecast
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.41%) Office 365
2 2 (7.41%) SaaS
2 2 (7.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (44.44%) SAN
2 8 (29.63%) NAS
3 7 (25.93%) LAN
3 7 (25.93%) WAN
4 6 (22.22%) Firewall
5 5 (18.52%) Network Security
6 4 (14.81%) IPv4
7 2 (7.41%) DNS
8 1 (3.70%) MPLS
8 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.70%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (14.81%) French Language
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Architect
2 6 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (18.52%) Project Manager
3 5 (18.52%) VMware Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Active Directory Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Applications Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Designer
6 2 (7.41%) Integration Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Integration Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) Middleware
2 4 (14.81%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Data Centre
2 7 (25.93%) Clustering
3 4 (14.81%) Client/Server
4 2 (7.41%) EMC VNX
5 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Windows
2 17 (62.96%) Windows Server
3 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (11.11%) Linux
6 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) High Availability
2 7 (25.93%) Load Balancing
2 7 (25.93%) Network Optimisation
2 7 (25.93%) Secure Coding
3 5 (18.52%) ITIL
4 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
4 2 (7.41%) Benchmarking
4 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.41%) Identity Management
4 2 (7.41%) Migration
4 2 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (7.41%) Project Management
4 2 (7.41%) SIEM
4 2 (7.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (3.70%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.70%) CCNA
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (74.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 8 (29.63%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (14.81%) vSphere
5 2 (7.41%) KVM
6 1 (3.70%) Xen
6 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (7.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
2 13 (48.15%) Citrix
3 7 (25.93%) Cisco
4 5 (18.52%) Intel Security
4 5 (18.52%) SolarWinds
5 2 (7.41%) Acronis
5 2 (7.41%) Dell
5 2 (7.41%) EMC
5 2 (7.41%) HP
5 2 (7.41%) Lotus
6 1 (3.70%) BT