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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 41 39 42
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing VMware 19 40 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.90% 4.79% 3.86%
As % of the Vendors category 6.13% 10.23% 9.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 15
Median daily rate £410 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £265 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £410 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £17.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +133.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+29.54% +17.33%
VMware
Buckinghamshire

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
310 391 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 47.33% 46.83% 42.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 191 215
Median daily rate £400 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £460 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 24
Median hourly rate £9.50 £10.04 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% -25.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £8.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £33.00 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

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 26 June 2016.

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 26 June 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for VMware.

1 37 (67.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (65.45%) Windows
3 30 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 26 (47.27%) Active Directory
5 22 (40.00%) SAN
6 18 (32.73%) NetApp
7 16 (29.09%) Citrix
7 16 (29.09%) HP
7 16 (29.09%) ITIL
8 15 (27.27%) Finance
9 14 (25.45%) Linux
9 14 (25.45%) MS Exchange
9 14 (25.45%) Security Cleared
10 13 (23.64%) SC Cleared
10 13 (23.64%) SCOM
10 13 (23.64%) Virtual Machines
11 11 (20.00%) SharePoint
11 11 (20.00%) SQL
12 10 (18.18%) EMC
12 10 (18.18%) Project Management
12 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (18.18%) Capacity Management
12 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (16.36%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (16.36%) iSCSI
13 9 (16.36%) Hyper-V
13 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (16.36%) CommVault
13 9 (16.36%) SQL Server

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 14 (25.45%) MS Exchange
2 11 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 8 (14.55%) Skype for Business
4 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.82%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
1 8 (14.55%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) IaaS
1 2 (3.64%) SaaS
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.82%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (1.82%) AWS OpsWorks
2 1 (1.82%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 22 (40.00%) SAN
2 9 (16.36%) iSCSI
3 8 (14.55%) WAN
4 7 (12.73%) Firewall
4 7 (12.73%) LAN
5 6 (10.91%) DNS
6 4 (7.27%) Network Security
7 3 (5.45%) Broadband
7 3 (5.45%) Wireless
8 2 (3.64%) Internet
9 1 (1.82%) ATM
9 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.82%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.82%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (1.82%) NAS
9 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.82%) VoIP
9 1 (1.82%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
1 9 (16.36%) SQL Server 2008
1 9 (16.36%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.82%) Couchbase
2 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) CircleCI
1 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.82%) Travis CI
General
1 15 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Automotive
2 2 (3.64%) Electronics
2 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.64%) Marketing
2 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.82%) Advertising
3 1 (1.82%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (16.36%) SAN Specialist
1 9 (16.36%) Server Specialist
1 9 (16.36%) Wintel Server Specialist
1 9 (16.36%) Wintel Specialist
2 8 (14.55%) Server Engineer
2 8 (14.55%) Wintel Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Active Directory Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Architect
3 7 (12.73%) SAN Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Active Directory Specialist
4 6 (10.91%) Exchange Specialist
4 6 (10.91%) Project Manager
4 6 (10.91%) VMware Specialist
5 5 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 5 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 5 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) Akka
1 1 (1.82%) COM
1 1 (1.82%) Kafka
1 1 (1.82%) Play Framework
1 1 (1.82%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.27%) Clustering
3 3 (5.45%) HACMP
3 3 (5.45%) LPAR
3 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.45%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.82%) HP Storage
4 1 (1.82%) iPhone
4 1 (1.82%) Statistics
4 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (65.45%) Windows
2 14 (25.45%) Linux
3 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (16.36%) Windows Server
4 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (9.09%) CentOS
5 5 (9.09%) Ubuntu
6 4 (7.27%) Data ONTAP
6 4 (7.27%) Unix
6 4 (7.27%) Windows 7
6 4 (7.27%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.45%) AIX
7 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.45%) VMS
7 3 (5.45%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.82%) CoreOS
8 1 (1.82%) Solaris
8 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) ITIL
2 10 (18.18%) Capacity Management
2 10 (18.18%) Project Management
3 9 (16.36%) Virtual Environments
4 8 (14.55%) Migration
4 8 (14.55%) Service Management
5 6 (10.91%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (10.91%) High Availability
5 6 (10.91%) ITSM
5 6 (10.91%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (9.09%) ITIL V3
6 5 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.27%) Data Migration
7 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.45%) Asset Management
8 3 (5.45%) Network Design
8 3 (5.45%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (5.45%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.45%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (5.45%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) AWK
2 3 (5.45%) Perl
2 3 (5.45%) sed
2 3 (5.45%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (25.45%) Security Cleared
2 13 (23.64%) SC Cleared
3 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (14.55%) MCSE
4 8 (14.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (7.27%) DV Cleared
5 4 (7.27%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.64%) CCNA
6 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.64%) Dell Certification
6 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.82%) CCDA
7 1 (1.82%) CCDP
7 1 (1.82%) CCNP
7 1 (1.82%) MCITP
7 1 (1.82%) MCSA
7 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.82%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (67.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (47.27%) Active Directory
3 13 (23.64%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (16.36%) Hyper-V
4 9 (16.36%) NFS
5 8 (14.55%) VMware ESX
6 7 (12.73%) XenApp
7 6 (10.91%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (7.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (5.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (5.45%) Veritas File System
10 2 (3.64%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (3.64%) vSphere
11 1 (1.82%) Docker
11 1 (1.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (23.64%) SCOM
2 6 (10.91%) OVSD
3 4 (7.27%) SCCM
4 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.82%) Mesos
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.82%) Puppet
4 1 (1.82%) SCSM
Vendors
1 30 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 18 (32.73%) NetApp
3 16 (29.09%) Citrix
3 16 (29.09%) HP
4 10 (18.18%) EMC
5 9 (16.36%) Cisco
5 9 (16.36%) CommVault
6 8 (14.55%) Red Hat
7 7 (12.73%) 3PAR
8 5 (9.09%) Blue Coat
8 5 (9.09%) CheckPoint
9 4 (7.27%) IBM
9 4 (7.27%) Symantec
10 3 (5.45%) Oracle
10 3 (5.45%) Veritas
11 2 (3.64%) Brocade
11 2 (3.64%) Dell
11 2 (3.64%) Rackspace
11 2 (3.64%) SAP
12 1 (1.82%) F5