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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 20 35 28
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -7
Contract jobs citing VMware 57 26 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 7.30% 3.56% 5.53%
As % of the Vendors category 14.62% 8.10% 11.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 14 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £331 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% +38.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £283 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £472 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £18.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
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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
390 321 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 49.94% 43.97% 48.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 177 84
Average daily rate £350 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 23 29
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £9.55 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £14.73 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing VMware also 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 that cited VMware.

1 79 (84.04%) Windows
2 76 (80.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (53.19%) Microsoft
4 49 (52.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (38.30%) Active Directory
5 36 (38.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 35 (37.23%) MCSE
7 34 (36.17%) Hyper-V
8 32 (34.04%) MS Excel
9 31 (32.98%) Windows Server 2003
10 30 (31.91%) Disaster Recovery
10 30 (31.91%) ITIL
10 30 (31.91%) Citrix
11 29 (30.85%) Security Cleared
12 28 (29.79%) SAN
13 26 (27.66%) SLA
13 26 (27.66%) Linux
13 26 (27.66%) SC Cleared
14 24 (25.53%) UNIX
15 21 (22.34%) Change Management
15 21 (22.34%) VMware ESX
16 20 (21.28%) Clustering
16 20 (21.28%) Finance
16 20 (21.28%) IIS
16 20 (21.28%) Windows Server 2012
17 19 (20.21%) Windows 2000
17 19 (20.21%) Intel
18 18 (19.15%) Windows NT
18 18 (19.15%) MCP
19 17 (18.09%) Service Management

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing VMware also 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 that cited VMware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (21.28%) IIS
2 15 (15.96%) MS Exchange
3 12 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2003
3 12 (12.77%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.13%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.06%) Apache
6 1 (1.06%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.06%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.06%) Lync
6 1 (1.06%) MediaWiki
6 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 32 (34.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.19%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) SaaS
2 3 (3.19%) PaaS
3 2 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (29.79%) SAN
2 13 (13.83%) NAS
3 10 (10.64%) WAN
4 9 (9.57%) LAN
5 6 (6.38%) DNS
6 5 (5.32%) Firewall
6 5 (5.32%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (4.26%) iSCSI
7 4 (4.26%) Broadband
7 4 (4.26%) WLAN
7 4 (4.26%) DHCP
8 3 (3.19%) VPN
8 3 (3.19%) BIG-IP
9 2 (2.13%) SSH
9 2 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.13%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.06%) VoIP
10 1 (1.06%) IPv4
10 1 (1.06%) IPv6
10 1 (1.06%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.32%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (5.32%) OLTP
3 2 (2.13%) MySQL
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Eclipse
General
1 20 (21.28%) Finance
2 8 (8.51%) Banking
3 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.19%) Retail
5 2 (2.13%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.06%) Back Office
6 1 (1.06%) Automotive
6 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.06%) German Language
Job Titles
1 13 (13.83%) Administrator
2 10 (10.64%) Team Leader
2 10 (10.64%) Windows Administrator
3 9 (9.57%) Analyst
3 9 (9.57%) Architect
3 9 (9.57%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (9.57%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 9 (9.57%) Infrastructure Architect
4 8 (8.51%) Consultant
5 5 (5.32%) Project Manager
5 5 (5.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (5.32%) Citrix Consultant
6 4 (4.26%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (4.26%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.19%) Network Engineer
7 3 (3.19%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (3.19%) Virtualisation Architect
7 3 (3.19%) Citrix Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.06%) JMS
1 1 (1.06%) .NET
1 1 (1.06%) JPA
1 1 (1.06%) Ajax
1 1 (1.06%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.28%) Clustering
2 9 (9.57%) Mainframe
3 5 (5.32%) N-Tier
3 5 (5.32%) User Experience
4 4 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.26%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.13%) EMC Centera
5 2 (2.13%) HACMP
6 1 (1.06%) PMI
6 1 (1.06%) PKI
6 1 (1.06%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 79 (84.04%) Windows
2 49 (52.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (32.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (27.66%) Linux
5 24 (25.53%) UNIX
6 20 (21.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (20.21%) Windows 2000
8 18 (19.15%) Windows NT
9 15 (15.96%) Windows 2000 Server
10 7 (7.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (5.32%) HPUX
11 5 (5.32%) Solaris
12 4 (4.26%) Windows 7
12 4 (4.26%) Windows XP
13 3 (3.19%) SUSE
13 3 (3.19%) CentOS
13 3 (3.19%) Ubuntu
13 3 (3.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 2 (2.13%) AIX
15 1 (1.06%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (31.91%) Disaster Recovery
1 30 (31.91%) ITIL
2 21 (22.34%) Change Management
3 17 (18.09%) Service Management
4 15 (15.96%) Migration
5 9 (9.57%) Service Delivery
6 7 (7.45%) Incident Management
7 6 (6.38%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (6.38%) Data Migration
8 5 (5.32%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (5.32%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (5.32%) Validation
9 4 (4.26%) Line Management
9 4 (4.26%) Operations Management
9 4 (4.26%) Requirements Management
9 4 (4.26%) Release Management
9 4 (4.26%) ITIL V3
9 4 (4.26%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (3.19%) PRINCE2
10 3 (3.19%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.02%) SQL
2 11 (11.70%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.19%) C++
3 3 (3.19%) Perl
3 3 (3.19%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.13%) Korn
4 2 (2.13%) Bourne shell
4 2 (2.13%) C
5 1 (1.06%) Java
5 1 (1.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (38.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (37.23%) MCSE
3 29 (30.85%) Security Cleared
4 26 (27.66%) SC Cleared
5 18 (19.15%) MCP
6 11 (11.70%) Degree
6 11 (11.70%) DV Cleared
7 5 (5.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (3.19%) CNA
8 3 (3.19%) CNE
8 3 (3.19%) Novell Certification
9 2 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (2.13%) CCNP
9 2 (2.13%) CCNA
9 2 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.06%) MCSA
10 1 (1.06%) CCA
10 1 (1.06%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.06%) CCEA
10 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (27.66%) SLA
System Software
1 76 (80.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (38.30%) Active Directory
3 34 (36.17%) Hyper-V
4 21 (22.34%) VMware ESX
5 14 (14.89%) Terminal Services
6 13 (13.83%) vSphere
7 12 (12.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 12 (12.77%) ISA Server
8 10 (10.64%) Firmware
9 8 (8.51%) XenApp
10 6 (6.38%) XenDesktop
10 6 (6.38%) NFS
11 4 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (3.19%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (2.13%) GPFS
13 2 (2.13%) UAG
14 1 (1.06%) Samba
Systems Management
1 16 (17.02%) BladeLogic
2 14 (14.89%) Backup Exec
3 11 (11.70%) SCOM
3 11 (11.70%) McAfee ePO
4 7 (7.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (6.38%) XenMobile
6 4 (4.26%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 4 (4.26%) Tivoli
7 3 (3.19%) YaST
7 3 (3.19%) WSUS
8 2 (2.13%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 2 (2.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (1.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (1.06%) SCCM
9 1 (1.06%) OVSD
Vendors
1 50 (53.19%) Microsoft
2 30 (31.91%) Citrix
3 19 (20.21%) Intel
4 15 (15.96%) NetApp
4 15 (15.96%) McAfee
5 12 (12.77%) Sophos
5 12 (12.77%) HP
6 11 (11.70%) Lumension
7 9 (9.57%) Cisco
7 9 (9.57%) Oracle
8 7 (7.45%) EMC
9 6 (6.38%) IBM
10 5 (5.32%) Symantec
11 4 (4.26%) 3PAR
11 4 (4.26%) Remedy
11 4 (4.26%) Hitachi
12 3 (3.19%) Dell
12 3 (3.19%) Veritas
12 3 (3.19%) Red Hat
12 3 (3.19%) F5
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