The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
South East / Middlesex
Rank 15 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware 9 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 7.03% 2.84% 2.21%
As % of the Vendors category 13.64% 5.00% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Median daily rate - £478 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.75% +1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £26.60 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-17.29% +18.22%

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

Vendors Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
66 80 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 51.56% 56.74% 35.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 44 39
Median daily rate £388 £398 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.51% +0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £302 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £543 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 £10.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+275.00% -38.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for VMware.

1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 9 (60.00%) Dell
3 9 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (53.33%) Finance
4 8 (53.33%) Legal
5 7 (46.67%) Citrix
5 7 (46.67%) Sophos
5 7 (46.67%) WSUS
6 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
7 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (20.00%) Firewall
8 2 (13.33%) IPsec
8 2 (13.33%) Migration
8 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (13.33%) BGP
8 2 (13.33%) VPN
8 2 (13.33%) SLA
8 2 (13.33%) OSPF
8 2 (13.33%) CCNP
8 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
8 2 (13.33%) Linux
8 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
8 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) BGP
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (13.33%) IPsec
2 2 (13.33%) OSPF
2 2 (13.33%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) LDAP
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) VLAN
3 1 (6.67%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
1 8 (53.33%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Military
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) Desktop Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) Desktop Support
1 7 (46.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) Support Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) IVR
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (13.33%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Build Automation
2 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (6.67%) DevOps
2 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.67%) Information Security
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (6.67%) Project Management
2 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (6.67%) System Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) Perl
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.67%) Python
1 1 (6.67%) Ruby
1 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) CCNP
2 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) KVM
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) WSUS
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) Dell
3 7 (46.67%) Citrix
3 7 (46.67%) Sophos
4 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat