The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Luton 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
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 16 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Contract jobs citing VMware 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 2.08% 0.58% 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category 7.14% 1.56% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £350 £350 £145
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +141.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £370
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Luton region.

Vendors Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
28 64 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 29.17% 36.99% 43.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 42 59
Median daily rate £425 £525 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 £50.68 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.37% +125.24%
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 Luton

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Luton

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

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 Luton region with a requirement for VMware.

1 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) Citrix
3 6 (60.00%) XenApp
4 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) HP
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) Web Services
5 4 (40.00%) NetApp
5 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (40.00%) NetScaler
6 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (30.00%) Akamai
6 3 (30.00%) CloudFront
6 3 (30.00%) High Availability
6 3 (30.00%) Office 365
6 3 (30.00%) Symantec
6 3 (30.00%) MPLS
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) IIS
6 3 (30.00%) WAN
6 3 (30.00%) DHCP
6 3 (30.00%) VPN
6 3 (30.00%) DNS
6 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
6 3 (30.00%) Firewall
6 3 (30.00%) Wireless
6 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 (30.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (30.00%) Akamai
2 3 (30.00%) CloudFront
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (30.00%) Office 365
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (10.00%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) MPLS
2 3 (30.00%) VPN
2 3 (30.00%) WAN
2 3 (30.00%) Wireless
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (10.00%) HSRP
4 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) AWS Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) NetBackup Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Network Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Replication
3 1 (10.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Solaris
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) High Availability
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
1 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCITP
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CCDE
2 1 (10.00%) CCIE
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (10.00%) VCAP
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) XenApp
4 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (20.00%) vSphere
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (10.00%) Simpana
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Citrix
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) NetApp
4 3 (30.00%) Symantec
5 2 (20.00%) 3PAR
5 2 (20.00%) Apple
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
6 1 (10.00%) CommVault
6 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
6 1 (10.00%) Google
6 1 (10.00%) Intel Security
6 1 (10.00%) Meru Networks