The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 26 July 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 30 19 38
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Contract jobs citing VMware 89 121 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 4.84% 7.45% 3.98%
As % of the Vendors category 11.17% 16.67% 9.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 75 31
Median daily rate £350 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £204 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 8
Median hourly rate £20.73 £20.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -15.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +10.52%
VMware
North West

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
797 726 518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 43.36% 44.70% 41.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 391 292
Median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 32 33
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £33.25 £29.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Stockport -6 8 £450 +157.14% 3
Bolton -1 2 £335 -66.50% 2
Bury - 1 - - 1
Oldham - 1 - - 4
Rochdale - 1 - - 1
Sale - 1 £425 - 1
Salford - 1 - - 2
Wigan - 1 - - 1
VMware
North West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for VMware.

1 109 (70.78%) Windows
2 91 (59.09%) Active Directory
3 79 (51.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 75 (48.70%) Windows Server
5 58 (37.66%) Citrix
6 56 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 48 (31.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 45 (29.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 40 (25.97%) Windows Server 2003
10 38 (24.68%) Cisco
11 37 (24.03%) HP
12 30 (19.48%) Linux
13 29 (18.83%) ITIL
14 26 (16.88%) SQL Server
15 24 (15.58%) Firewall
16 23 (14.94%) MS Exchange
17 22 (14.29%) DNS
17 22 (14.29%) PowerShell
17 22 (14.29%) SCOM
18 21 (13.64%) SCCM
18 21 (13.64%) Migration
19 19 (12.34%) DHCP
19 19 (12.34%) Unix
19 19 (12.34%) SAN
20 18 (11.69%) EMC
20 18 (11.69%) Red Hat
20 18 (11.69%) Solaris
20 18 (11.69%) Finance
20 18 (11.69%) Application Packaging
20 18 (11.69%) Data Centre

VMware
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 23 (14.94%) MS Exchange
2 13 (8.44%) IIS
3 8 (5.19%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.55%) Skype for Business
4 7 (4.55%) WebSphere
5 5 (3.25%) Apache
5 5 (3.25%) OpenStack
5 5 (3.25%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.60%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (2.60%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.95%) JBoss
7 3 (1.95%) SAS
7 3 (1.95%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.30%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.30%) Jetty
8 2 (1.30%) Liferay
8 2 (1.30%) nginx
8 2 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (9.74%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.84%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.65%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.04%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.19%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.60%) Google App Engine
3 4 (2.60%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (2.60%) Office 365
3 4 (2.60%) SoftLayer
4 2 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.65%) IaaS
5 1 (0.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (15.58%) Firewall
2 22 (14.29%) DNS
3 19 (12.34%) DHCP
3 19 (12.34%) SAN
4 14 (9.09%) NetScaler
5 13 (8.44%) TCP/IP
5 13 (8.44%) VLAN
6 11 (7.14%) LAN
7 9 (5.84%) HTTP
7 9 (5.84%) iSCSI
8 8 (5.19%) WAN
9 7 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (2.60%) FTP
10 4 (2.60%) MRTG
10 4 (2.60%) Network Security
10 4 (2.60%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (1.95%) IMAP
11 3 (1.95%) MPLS
11 3 (1.95%) NAS
11 3 (1.95%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.95%) DB2
2 3 (1.95%) QlikView
3 2 (1.30%) MS Access
4 1 (0.65%) DataStage
4 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (5.19%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.60%) Travis CI
3 2 (1.30%) HP UFT
3 2 (1.30%) Introscope
3 2 (1.30%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.30%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.30%) Toad
3 2 (1.30%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.65%) Ranorex
4 1 (0.65%) Selenium
4 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (11.69%) Finance
2 9 (5.84%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.90%) Banking
4 4 (2.60%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.30%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Advertising
6 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.65%) French Language
6 1 (0.65%) Law
6 1 (0.65%) Marketing
6 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (11.69%) Analyst
1 18 (11.69%) Architect
2 17 (11.04%) Citrix Specialist
3 16 (10.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 14 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 14 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
5 12 (7.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 9 (5.84%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (5.19%) Consultant
7 8 (5.19%) IT Engineer
7 8 (5.19%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 7 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (4.55%) Administrator
8 7 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support
8 7 (4.55%) Windows Specialist
9 6 (3.90%) Citrix Expert
9 6 (3.90%) Server Specialist
9 6 (3.90%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (3.90%) Windows Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.60%) .NET
1 4 (2.60%) Web Services
2 2 (1.30%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (1.30%) J2EE
2 2 (1.30%) Middleware
2 2 (1.30%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (1.30%) Servlets
2 2 (1.30%) SOAP
2 2 (1.30%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (0.65%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.69%) Data Centre
2 13 (8.44%) Fat Client
2 13 (8.44%) Thin Client
3 8 (5.19%) Life Science
4 7 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.25%) EMC VNX
5 5 (3.25%) NHS
6 3 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.95%) FlexPod
7 2 (1.30%) LPAR
7 2 (1.30%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.30%) PKI
7 2 (1.30%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.30%) User Experience
8 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.65%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.65%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 109 (70.78%) Windows
2 75 (48.70%) Windows Server
3 48 (31.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 45 (29.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 40 (25.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 30 (19.48%) Linux
7 19 (12.34%) Unix
8 18 (11.69%) Solaris
9 15 (9.74%) Windows 7
10 14 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (4.55%) AIX
12 6 (3.90%) CentOS
13 5 (3.25%) HPUX
13 5 (3.25%) Windows 10
14 4 (2.60%) Debian
14 4 (2.60%) Ubuntu
14 4 (2.60%) Windows 8
15 3 (1.95%) Mac OS
16 2 (1.30%) SUSE
16 2 (1.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.83%) ITIL
2 21 (13.64%) Migration
3 18 (11.69%) Application Packaging
4 16 (10.39%) Virtual Environments
5 10 (6.49%) Patch Management
6 9 (5.84%) Security Patching
6 9 (5.84%) Technical Analysis
7 8 (5.19%) Configuration Management
8 6 (3.90%) DevOps
8 6 (3.90%) ERP
8 6 (3.90%) IT Governance
8 6 (3.90%) Risk Management
9 5 (3.25%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (3.25%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (3.25%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (2.60%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (2.60%) Change Management
10 4 (2.60%) Service Delivery
10 4 (2.60%) Software Engineering
10 4 (2.60%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 15 (9.74%) SQL
3 10 (6.49%) Bash Shell
3 10 (6.49%) Perl
3 10 (6.49%) Python
4 8 (5.19%) C
5 6 (3.90%) Shell Script
6 5 (3.25%) Java
6 5 (3.25%) PHP
7 4 (2.60%) C++
7 4 (2.60%) Korn
8 3 (1.95%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.30%) Ruby
10 1 (0.65%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (10.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (5.84%) MCP
4 8 (5.19%) DBS Check
4 8 (5.19%) Security Cleared
5 7 (4.55%) CCNA
5 7 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (4.55%) MCSE
6 6 (3.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (3.25%) CISM
7 5 (3.25%) CISSP
8 4 (2.60%) EMCSA
8 4 (2.60%) MCSA
9 3 (1.95%) CISMP
10 2 (1.30%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.65%) CCENT
11 1 (0.65%) CESG Certified Professional
11 1 (0.65%) CLAS
11 1 (0.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.55%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 91 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 79 (51.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (10.39%) XenApp
4 14 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
4 14 (9.09%) vSphere
5 11 (7.14%) Hyper-V
6 9 (5.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 7 (4.55%) VMware ESX
8 5 (3.25%) NFS
8 5 (3.25%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (2.60%) KVM
9 4 (2.60%) Xen
10 3 (1.95%) Dovecot
10 3 (1.95%) Firmware
10 3 (1.95%) iptables
10 3 (1.95%) Sendmail
10 3 (1.95%) Squid
10 3 (1.95%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.95%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 22 (14.29%) SCOM
2 21 (13.64%) SCCM
3 13 (8.44%) WSUS
4 11 (7.14%) Puppet
5 7 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
6 6 (3.90%) EMC NetWorker
7 5 (3.25%) Tivoli
8 4 (2.60%) Cacti
8 4 (2.60%) Nagios
8 4 (2.60%) OpenNebula
8 4 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (1.95%) Backup Exec
9 3 (1.95%) HAProxy
9 3 (1.95%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (1.30%) CA Wily
10 2 (1.30%) DameWare
10 2 (1.30%) NetBackup
10 2 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (1.30%) ServiceCenter
10 2 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 58 (37.66%) Citrix
2 56 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 38 (24.68%) Cisco
4 37 (24.03%) HP
5 18 (11.69%) EMC
5 18 (11.69%) Red Hat
6 17 (11.04%) AppSense
7 13 (8.44%) NetApp
7 13 (8.44%) Wyse
8 11 (7.14%) IBM
9 10 (6.49%) Intel Security
9 10 (6.49%) Oracle
10 9 (5.84%) CheckPoint
11 8 (5.19%) Clearswift
11 8 (5.19%) Dell
12 5 (3.25%) Veeam
13 4 (2.60%) 3Com
13 4 (2.60%) Google
13 4 (2.60%) ION Trading
14 3 (1.95%) PlateSpin
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