The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
South East / Kent
Rank 20 34 14
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -20
Contract jobs citing VMware 17 3 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 6.56% 1.32% 10.95%
As % of the Vendors category 13.39% 3.90% 20.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 23
Median daily rate £350 £595 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% +48.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £379 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £619 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.70% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £26.60 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-15.41% +18.22%

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

Vendors Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
127 77 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 49.03% 33.77% 54.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 59 85
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £240 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £550 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 8
Median hourly rate £12.00 £11.46 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.71% -0.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Kent

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Kent region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Kent region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Tonbridge 0 1 £180 -71.20%
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £313 -
Chatham - 1 £550 -
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Kent region with a requirement for VMware.

1 29 (96.67%) Windows
2 28 (93.33%) Windows Server
3 25 (83.33%) Active Directory
4 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 18 (60.00%) Finance
6 17 (56.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (40.00%) SolarWinds
8 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (40.00%) LANDesk
8 12 (40.00%) Nessus
8 12 (40.00%) MCITP
8 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (40.00%) MCSE
8 12 (40.00%) MCSA
8 12 (40.00%) MCP
9 11 (36.67%) DNS
10 10 (33.33%) Citrix
10 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (30.00%) Incident Management
11 9 (30.00%) Windows 7
11 9 (30.00%) VMware ESX
12 7 (23.33%) XenApp
12 7 (23.33%) SCCM
13 6 (20.00%) XenDesktop
13 6 (20.00%) Fat Client
13 6 (20.00%) Application Virtualisation
13 6 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 6 (20.00%) BitLocker
13 6 (20.00%) Wyse

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 3 (10.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) DNS
2 3 (10.00%) SAN
2 3 (10.00%) VPN
3 2 (6.67%) LAN
3 2 (6.67%) WAN
4 1 (3.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) MySQL
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Advertising
3 2 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Systems Engineer
2 13 (43.33%) Windows Engineer
2 13 (43.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Server Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Citrix Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Server Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Desktop Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Server Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Solaris Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Unix Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 6 (20.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 29 (96.67%) Windows
2 28 (93.33%) Windows Server
3 17 (56.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (30.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (10.00%) Solaris
7 3 (10.00%) Unix
8 1 (3.33%) Linux
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Incident Management
2 6 (20.00%) Application Virtualisation
3 5 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 5 (16.67%) Server Patching
4 2 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.33%) Information Security
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL
5 1 (3.33%) Kanban
5 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.33%) Project Management
5 1 (3.33%) Regulatory Compliance
5 1 (3.33%) Scrum
5 1 (3.33%) Six Sigma
5 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) MCITP
1 12 (40.00%) MCP
1 12 (40.00%) MCSA
1 12 (40.00%) MCSE
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.33%) PMP
System Software
1 25 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (30.00%) VMware ESX
4 7 (23.33%) XenApp
5 6 (20.00%) BitLocker
5 6 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (20.00%) XenDesktop
6 2 (6.67%) vSphere
7 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
7 1 (3.33%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 12 (40.00%) Nessus
2 7 (23.33%) SCCM
3 6 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (40.00%) LANDesk
2 12 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 10 (33.33%) Citrix
4 6 (20.00%) AppSense
4 6 (20.00%) CA
4 6 (20.00%) Symantec
4 6 (20.00%) Wyse
5 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (10.00%) Cisco
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle
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