The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had VMware Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Engineer
Rank 101 88 80
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 1 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.054% 0.20% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.21% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Median daily rate £225 £200 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £36.50 £21.13
% change year-on-year
-13.69% +72.78%
VMware Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1735 1453 1232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.50% 95.59% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1011 802 631
Median daily rate £380 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 70 70
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.87 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -10.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £22.50 £38.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

VMware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Manchester region that featured VMware Engineer in the job title.

VMware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

VMware Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

VMware Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

VMware Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

VMware Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, VMware Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region featuring VMware Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CCEA
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) CCEE
3 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCEA
1 1 (25.00%) CCEE
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds