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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 33 66 42
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -24
Contract jobs citing VMware 89 40 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 5.37% 2.05% 4.07%
As % of the Vendors category 11.63% 5.38% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 18 34
Median daily rate £340 £319 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £229 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Median hourly rate £14.75 £19.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.36% -24.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +2.22%
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
765 744 638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 46.20% 38.13% 44.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 461 366 374
Median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 25 47
Median hourly rate £14.75 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.00% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £18.85 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 - 9 £425 - 3
Bolton +1 4 £199 -
Salford -5 1 £548 +242.18% 1
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £238 - 1
VMware
North West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 (60.22%) Windows
2 82 (45.30%) Active Directory
2 82 (45.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (37.02%) Windows Server
4 63 (34.81%) Linux
5 50 (27.62%) Microsoft
6 44 (24.31%) Firewall
7 43 (23.76%) Citrix
8 40 (22.10%) Red Hat
9 39 (21.55%) Oracle
10 38 (20.99%) SQL Server
10 38 (20.99%) DNS
11 37 (20.44%) Cisco
12 36 (19.89%) Windows Server 2008
12 36 (19.89%) Windows Server 2012
13 33 (18.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 30 (16.57%) Amazon AWS
14 30 (16.57%) Unix
15 29 (16.02%) DHCP
16 27 (14.92%) ITIL
16 27 (14.92%) Migration
16 27 (14.92%) Puppet
17 26 (14.36%) Data Centre
17 26 (14.36%) VLAN
18 25 (13.81%) SAN
18 25 (13.81%) vSphere
19 24 (13.26%) Windows Server 2003
20 22 (12.15%) SQL
20 22 (12.15%) DevOps
21 21 (11.60%) SCCM

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 14 (7.73%) MS Exchange
2 11 (6.08%) Skype for Business
3 9 (4.97%) OpenStack
4 8 (4.42%) IIS
5 6 (3.31%) Apache
5 6 (3.31%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.76%) SAS
6 5 (2.76%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.66%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.10%) CloudStack
8 2 (1.10%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.55%) CMS
9 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.55%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.55%) JBoss
9 1 (0.55%) Jetty
9 1 (0.55%) Mongrel
9 1 (0.55%) nginx
9 1 (0.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (7.73%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.52%) MS Office
3 2 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.10%) MS Project
4 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.55%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 30 (16.57%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (7.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.31%) Office 365
4 4 (2.21%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.55%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.55%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.55%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 44 (24.31%) Firewall
2 38 (20.99%) DNS
3 29 (16.02%) DHCP
4 26 (14.36%) VLAN
5 25 (13.81%) SAN
6 20 (11.05%) LAN
7 18 (9.94%) TCP/IP
8 15 (8.29%) WAN
9 14 (7.73%) SMTP
10 10 (5.52%) LDAP
11 9 (4.97%) HTTP
12 8 (4.42%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (3.87%) Fibre Channel
13 7 (3.87%) Internet
13 7 (3.87%) iSCSI
13 7 (3.87%) VPN
14 6 (3.31%) NetScaler
14 6 (3.31%) Unified Communications
15 5 (2.76%) MRTG
15 5 (2.76%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (20.99%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.94%) Oracle Database
3 15 (8.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (3.87%) Ingres
5 6 (3.31%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (2.76%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (2.76%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (2.76%) Oracle9i Database
6 5 (2.76%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.66%) MySQL
7 3 (1.66%) QlikView
8 2 (1.10%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.10%) Redis
8 2 (1.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (10.50%) Jenkins
2 13 (7.18%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.10%) Subversion
4 1 (0.55%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (2.76%) Finance
2 4 (2.21%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.66%) Local Government
4 1 (0.55%) Back Office
4 1 (0.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (13.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (9.39%) Analyst
3 14 (7.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 13 (7.18%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (6.63%) Designer
5 12 (6.63%) Support Engineer
6 10 (5.52%) Architect
7 9 (4.97%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (4.42%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (4.42%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 8 (4.42%) VMware Engineer
9 7 (3.87%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (3.31%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (3.31%) Technical Analyst
11 5 (2.76%) Administrator
11 5 (2.76%) Citrix Specialist
11 5 (2.76%) Infrastructure Support
11 5 (2.76%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (2.76%) Senior Technical Analyst
11 5 (2.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.87%) Web Services
2 4 (2.21%) Middleware
3 3 (1.66%) SOAP
3 3 (1.66%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (1.10%) .NET
5 1 (0.55%) COM
5 1 (0.55%) ELK Stack
5 1 (0.55%) J2EE
5 1 (0.55%) REST
5 1 (0.55%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.36%) Data Centre
2 13 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.42%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.31%) Fat Client
4 6 (3.31%) Thin Client
5 5 (2.76%) Oracle Licensing
5 5 (2.76%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.21%) NHS
7 3 (1.66%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.66%) BYOD
7 3 (1.66%) EMC VNX
7 3 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.66%) PKI
8 2 (1.10%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.10%) Replication
8 2 (1.10%) User Experience
8 2 (1.10%) VCE vBlock
9 1 (0.55%) Life Science
9 1 (0.55%) SCADA
9 1 (0.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 109 (60.22%) Windows
2 67 (37.02%) Windows Server
3 63 (34.81%) Linux
4 36 (19.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (19.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (18.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 30 (16.57%) Unix
7 24 (13.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (7.18%) Solaris
9 10 (5.52%) Oracle Linux
10 6 (3.31%) CentOS
11 5 (2.76%) AIX
11 5 (2.76%) Debian
11 5 (2.76%) OS/2
11 5 (2.76%) Ubuntu
11 5 (2.76%) Windows 7
12 3 (1.66%) HPUX
13 2 (1.10%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.55%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (14.92%) ITIL
1 27 (14.92%) Migration
2 22 (12.15%) DevOps
3 12 (6.63%) Server Building
4 10 (5.52%) Identity Management
4 10 (5.52%) Virtual Environments
5 9 (4.97%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (4.97%) Kanban
5 9 (4.97%) Patch Management
6 7 (3.87%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (3.31%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (3.31%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (3.31%) Open Source
7 6 (3.31%) PRINCE2
7 6 (3.31%) Service Delivery
8 5 (2.76%) ERP
8 5 (2.76%) Load Balancing
8 5 (2.76%) Project Management
8 5 (2.76%) Security Patching
8 5 (2.76%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 22 (12.15%) SQL
2 13 (7.18%) Python
3 11 (6.08%) PowerShell
4 9 (4.97%) Bash Shell
5 7 (3.87%) Perl
6 6 (3.31%) C
6 6 (3.31%) PHP
7 5 (2.76%) Korn
7 5 (2.76%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.21%) C++
8 4 (2.21%) Java
9 3 (1.66%) Ruby
10 1 (0.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (10.50%) Security Cleared
2 14 (7.73%) SC Cleared
3 11 (6.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.31%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (3.31%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (2.76%) CCNA
5 5 (2.76%) MCP
5 5 (2.76%) MCSE
6 4 (2.21%) MCSA
7 3 (1.66%) CCNP
7 3 (1.66%) DBS Check
8 2 (1.10%) Degree
8 2 (1.10%) ISEB
8 2 (1.10%) MCITP
9 1 (0.55%) CCDP
9 1 (0.55%) CCIE
9 1 (0.55%) CISSP
9 1 (0.55%) MCDST
9 1 (0.55%) SSCP
9 1 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 82 (45.30%) Active Directory
1 82 (45.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (13.81%) vSphere
3 20 (11.05%) VMware ESX
4 16 (8.84%) XenApp
5 12 (6.63%) Virtual Servers
6 10 (5.52%) Hyper-V
7 7 (3.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 6 (3.31%) KVM
8 6 (3.31%) ProxySG
8 6 (3.31%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (2.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 5 (2.76%) Dovecot
9 5 (2.76%) iptables
9 5 (2.76%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (2.76%) Sendmail
9 5 (2.76%) Squid
10 4 (2.21%) Docker
11 2 (1.10%) Xen
11 2 (1.10%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (14.92%) Puppet
2 21 (11.60%) SCCM
3 18 (9.94%) SCOM
4 11 (6.08%) Red Hat Satellite
4 11 (6.08%) ZABBIX
5 8 (4.42%) WSUS
6 7 (3.87%) McAfee ePO
6 7 (3.87%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (2.76%) Ansible
7 5 (2.76%) Cacti
7 5 (2.76%) Data Guard
7 5 (2.76%) HAProxy
7 5 (2.76%) Nagios
7 5 (2.76%) OpenNebula
7 5 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (1.66%) Tivoli
9 2 (1.10%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.10%) EMC VPLEX
9 2 (1.10%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 50 (27.62%) Microsoft
2 43 (23.76%) Citrix
3 40 (22.10%) Red Hat
4 39 (21.55%) Oracle
5 37 (20.44%) Cisco
6 14 (7.73%) NetApp
7 13 (7.18%) HP
8 12 (6.63%) EMC
9 11 (6.08%) Atlassian
10 9 (4.97%) AppSense
11 8 (4.42%) Intel Security
12 7 (3.87%) CheckPoint
12 7 (3.87%) Clearswift
12 7 (3.87%) IBM
13 6 (3.31%) Blue Coat
14 4 (2.21%) Apple
14 4 (2.21%) Dell
14 4 (2.21%) Wyse
15 3 (1.66%) Siebel
15 3 (1.66%) Veritas
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