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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 44 34 34
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs citing VMware 23 36 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.82% 4.85% 3.99%
As % of the Vendors category 6.07% 11.04% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 14
Average daily rate
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£305 £240 £223
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.08% +7.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £127 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £393 £392
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% +16.05%
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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
379 326 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 46.45% 43.94% 50.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 142 181
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £175 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 33 26
Average hourly rate £12.75 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £9.50 £12.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £17.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014, 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 42 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (66.67%) Windows
3 29 (48.33%) Active Directory
4 26 (43.33%) Microsoft
5 22 (36.67%) NetApp
5 22 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (30.00%) SAN
7 17 (28.33%) Citrix
7 17 (28.33%) Security Cleared
8 16 (26.67%) SLA
8 16 (26.67%) HP
9 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (25.00%) SC Cleared
10 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (20.00%) Linux
11 12 (20.00%) MCSE
11 12 (20.00%) iSCSI
11 12 (20.00%) Hyper-V
12 11 (18.33%) Cisco
12 11 (18.33%) NFS
12 11 (18.33%) Intel
12 11 (18.33%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (16.67%) VMware ESX
13 10 (16.67%) Clustering
13 10 (16.67%) EMC
13 10 (16.67%) MS Excel
13 10 (16.67%) Windows 2000
13 10 (16.67%) IIS
13 10 (16.67%) SQL
13 10 (16.67%) SCOM

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 10 (16.67%) IIS
2 9 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (6.67%) Apache
5 2 (3.33%) CICS
6 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.67%) Moodle
Applications
1 10 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (30.00%) SAN
2 12 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 9 (15.00%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (11.67%) NAS
5 4 (6.67%) LDAP
5 4 (6.67%) Broadband
6 3 (5.00%) VoIP
7 2 (3.33%) NetScaler
7 2 (3.33%) WAN
7 2 (3.33%) DNS
7 2 (3.33%) Firewall
8 1 (1.67%) BIG-IP
8 1 (1.67%) IPsec
8 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.67%) VPN
8 1 (1.67%) IPv4
8 1 (1.67%) IPv6
8 1 (1.67%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.33%) OLTP
3 1 (1.67%) MySQL
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MSI
1 1 (1.67%) AdminStudio
1 1 (1.67%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (15.00%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.67%) Automotive
3 1 (1.67%) International Banking
3 1 (1.67%) German Language
3 1 (1.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
2 9 (15.00%) Consultant
3 6 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (6.67%) Architect
4 4 (6.67%) Analyst
4 4 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (6.67%) Administrator
4 4 (6.67%) Windows Administrator
4 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (5.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (5.00%) Server Support
5 3 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (5.00%) Storage Support Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) Data Centre Consultant
6 2 (3.33%) Data Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) LAMP
2 1 (1.67%) Spring
2 1 (1.67%) .NET
2 1 (1.67%) JMS
2 1 (1.67%) WAMP
2 1 (1.67%) Ajax
2 1 (1.67%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Clustering
2 4 (6.67%) N-Tier
2 4 (6.67%) EMC Centera
3 3 (5.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.67%) HACMP
4 1 (1.67%) PMI
4 1 (1.67%) EPoS
4 1 (1.67%) iPad
4 1 (1.67%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 40 (66.67%) Windows
2 22 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (20.00%) Linux
5 10 (16.67%) Windows 2000
6 9 (15.00%) Windows NT
6 9 (15.00%) UNIX
7 8 (13.33%) Windows 2000 Server
8 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (10.00%) CentOS
10 5 (8.33%) HPUX
10 5 (8.33%) Windows 7
10 5 (8.33%) Ubuntu
11 4 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (5.00%) Windows XP
13 1 (1.67%) AIX
13 1 (1.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (15.00%) Change Management
3 8 (13.33%) Migration
4 6 (10.00%) Capacity Management
5 4 (6.67%) Change Control
6 3 (5.00%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (3.33%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.33%) ITIL
8 1 (1.67%) Programme Management
8 1 (1.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.67%) Service Management
8 1 (1.67%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.67%) PRINCE
8 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.67%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.67%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.67%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (3.33%) C
3 1 (1.67%) C++
3 1 (1.67%) Java
3 1 (1.67%) Perl
3 1 (1.67%) VBScript
3 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (28.33%) Security Cleared
2 15 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (20.00%) MCSE
5 8 (13.33%) Degree
6 5 (8.33%) DV Cleared
7 3 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (3.33%) CCNA
9 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (48.33%) Active Directory
3 12 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 11 (18.33%) NFS
5 10 (16.67%) VMware ESX
6 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 9 (15.00%) vSphere
6 9 (15.00%) Terminal Services
6 9 (15.00%) ISA Server
7 5 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (8.33%) XenApp
7 5 (8.33%) Sendmail
8 4 (6.67%) Squid
8 4 (6.67%) Postfix
9 2 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (3.33%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (1.67%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 10 (16.67%) SCOM
2 9 (15.00%) BladeLogic
3 5 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (8.33%) SCCM
4 4 (6.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (3.33%) SCOrch
5 2 (3.33%) SCSM
5 2 (3.33%) SCVMM
5 2 (3.33%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (3.33%) ARCserve
6 1 (1.67%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (1.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.67%) CA Wily
6 1 (1.67%) WSUS
6 1 (1.67%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.67%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.67%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 26 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 22 (36.67%) NetApp
3 17 (28.33%) Citrix
4 16 (26.67%) HP
5 11 (18.33%) Cisco
5 11 (18.33%) Intel
6 10 (16.67%) EMC
7 9 (15.00%) Oracle
8 6 (10.00%) 3PAR
8 6 (10.00%) Hitachi
8 6 (10.00%) IBM
9 4 (6.67%) Brocade
9 4 (6.67%) Red Hat
10 3 (5.00%) Veeam
11 2 (3.33%) BMC
12 1 (1.67%) AppSense
12 1 (1.67%) Wyse
12 1 (1.67%) Dell
12 1 (1.67%) Juniper
12 1 (1.67%) Sophos
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