The table below looks at the statistics for the VMware Specialist role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Specialist
Rank 105 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Specialist 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% 0.070% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.074% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £245
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +63.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
VMware Specialist
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
1732 1360 1082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.01% 95.84% 95.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 995 799 576
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £263 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 60 51
Average hourly rate £17.30 £14.00 £18.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.57% -23.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

VMware Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Specialist in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

VMware Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

VMware Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

VMware Specialist Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

VMware Specialist
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited VMware Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with VMware Specialist in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) vMotion
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) SCVMM
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) AppSense
3 1 (33.33%) IT Governance
3 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server

VMware Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited VMware Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with VMware Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
1 1 (33.33%) IT Governance
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) SCVMM
1 2 (66.67%) vMotion
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) AppSense
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) HP