The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 37 40 28
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Contract jobs citing VMware 29 22 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.41% 3.04% 5.64%
As % of the Vendors category 8.92% 7.12% 11.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 22
Median daily rate £398 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £280 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £511 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £370
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £24.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +8.88%

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

Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
325 309 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 49.39% 42.74% 48.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 158 202
Median daily rate £398 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.56% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 13
Median hourly rate £10.80 £16.14 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.08% +11.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £10.17 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £60.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for VMware.

1 37 (64.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (61.40%) Windows
3 27 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 25 (43.86%) ITIL
5 23 (40.35%) Security Cleared
6 22 (38.60%) SC Cleared
6 22 (38.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 20 (35.09%) Linux
8 16 (28.07%) Red Hat
8 16 (28.07%) Hyper-V
9 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (26.32%) Capacity Management
9 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (26.32%) Active Directory
10 13 (22.81%) IaaS
10 13 (22.81%) CentOS
10 13 (22.81%) Data Centre
11 12 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (21.05%) DV Cleared
11 12 (21.05%) Change Management
12 11 (19.30%) Firewall
12 11 (19.30%) Cisco
12 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (19.30%) vCloud
12 11 (19.30%) ITIL V2
12 11 (19.30%) Windows Server
12 11 (19.30%) Virtual Machines
13 10 (17.54%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (17.54%) PowerShell

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 9 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.53%) IIS
3 5 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (5.26%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (17.54%) MS Office
2 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.81%) IaaS
2 5 (8.77%) SaaS
3 2 (3.51%) IBM PureFlex
4 1 (1.75%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) Firewall
2 9 (15.79%) DNS
2 9 (15.79%) SAN
3 8 (14.04%) DHCP
4 7 (12.28%) WAN
5 6 (10.53%) LAN
6 3 (5.26%) BIG-IP
7 2 (3.51%) NAS
7 2 (3.51%) Network Security
7 2 (3.51%) VPN
8 1 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.75%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (1.75%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (1.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (1.75%) HTTP
8 1 (1.75%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.75%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.75%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) Big Data
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MSI
General
1 7 (12.28%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (15.79%) Analyst
2 6 (10.53%) Architect
2 6 (10.53%) VMware Specialist
3 5 (8.77%) Administrator
3 5 (8.77%) Automation Specialist
3 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (8.77%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (8.77%) Wintel Analyst
4 4 (7.02%) Active Directory Analyst
4 4 (7.02%) Data Centre Specialist
4 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (7.02%) VMWare Administrator
4 4 (7.02%) Wintel Administrator
4 4 (7.02%) Wintel Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.26%) Consultant
5 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) Technical Architect
5 3 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Server Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) Data Centre
2 7 (12.28%) Clustering
3 4 (7.02%) Replication
4 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) CMDB
5 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.75%) PKI
5 1 (1.75%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 35 (61.40%) Windows
2 20 (35.09%) Linux
3 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (22.81%) CentOS
5 12 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (19.30%) Windows Server
6 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (12.28%) Unix
8 3 (5.26%) AIX
9 1 (1.75%) Solaris
9 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.75%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.75%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.86%) ITIL
2 15 (26.32%) Capacity Management
3 12 (21.05%) Change Management
4 11 (19.30%) ITIL V2
5 10 (17.54%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (12.28%) ITIL V3
6 7 (12.28%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (12.28%) Service Management
7 6 (10.53%) ITSM
7 6 (10.53%) Migration
7 6 (10.53%) Project Management
7 6 (10.53%) Virtual Environments
8 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery
9 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (5.26%) Asset Management
10 3 (5.26%) Incident Management
10 3 (5.26%) Network Design
10 3 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
10 3 (5.26%) Software Asset Management
10 3 (5.26%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.54%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.26%) SQL
3 1 (1.75%) C
3 1 (1.75%) Java
3 1 (1.75%) VB
3 1 (1.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (40.35%) Security Cleared
2 22 (38.60%) SC Cleared
2 22 (38.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (21.05%) DV Cleared
4 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (10.53%) CCNA
5 6 (10.53%) CCNP
5 6 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (10.53%) MCSA
6 5 (8.77%) MCSE
7 3 (5.26%) MCP
8 2 (3.51%) VCP5
9 1 (1.75%) CCA
9 1 (1.75%) CCAA
9 1 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.75%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.75%) ISO19770
System Software
1 37 (64.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (28.07%) Hyper-V
3 15 (26.32%) Active Directory
4 11 (19.30%) vCloud
4 11 (19.30%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (15.79%) vSphere
6 8 (14.04%) Docker
7 7 (12.28%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (10.53%) ISA Server
9 5 (8.77%) Forefront TMG
9 5 (8.77%) UAG
10 3 (5.26%) Firmware
11 2 (3.51%) PowerHA
11 2 (3.51%) VMware ESX
11 2 (3.51%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (3.51%) XenApp
11 2 (3.51%) XenDesktop
12 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (1.75%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (1.75%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (15.79%) SCCM
2 8 (14.04%) Puppet
2 8 (14.04%) vRealize
3 5 (8.77%) SCOM
4 4 (7.02%) Backup Exec
4 4 (7.02%) vMotion
5 3 (5.26%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.75%) AppDNA
7 1 (1.75%) EdgeSight
7 1 (1.75%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.75%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.75%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.75%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 27 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 16 (28.07%) Red Hat
3 11 (19.30%) Cisco
4 10 (17.54%) HP
5 7 (12.28%) Citrix
5 7 (12.28%) Forcepoint
6 5 (8.77%) Dell
6 5 (8.77%) EMC
6 5 (8.77%) NetApp
7 4 (7.02%) 3PAR
7 4 (7.02%) CheckPoint
7 4 (7.02%) IBM
7 4 (7.02%) Veeam
8 3 (5.26%) F5
8 3 (5.26%) Nimsoft
8 3 (5.26%) Oracle
8 3 (5.26%) Remedy
8 3 (5.26%) SAP
8 3 (5.26%) Symantec
8 3 (5.26%) Veritas