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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 29 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware 46 24 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.37% 2.67% 4.25%
As % of the Vendors category 11.17% 6.03% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 7 15
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £339 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £410 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.13 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.78% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+6.32% -16.84%
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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
412 398 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 48.13% 44.22% 43.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 208 134
Average daily rate £350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £256 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 40
Average hourly rate £10.04 £14.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.79% +16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.90 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.81 £18.75 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 44 (62.86%) Windows
2 41 (58.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (45.71%) Microsoft
4 28 (40.00%) Hyper-V
5 27 (38.57%) Security Cleared
6 25 (35.71%) Citrix
7 24 (34.29%) Active Directory
8 23 (32.86%) ITIL
9 22 (31.43%) SC Cleared
9 22 (31.43%) Data Centre
10 21 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 20 (28.57%) PowerShell
12 19 (27.14%) SQL
12 19 (27.14%) HP
13 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
14 16 (22.86%) Linux
14 16 (22.86%) MS Exchange
14 16 (22.86%) Cisco
14 16 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
14 16 (22.86%) Finance
14 16 (22.86%) DV Cleared
14 16 (22.86%) Windows Server 2012
15 15 (21.43%) Symantec
15 15 (21.43%) UNIX
16 14 (20.00%) Clustering
16 14 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
17 13 (18.57%) VMware ESX
17 13 (18.57%) SAN
18 12 (17.14%) Red Hat
19 11 (15.71%) NetApp

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (22.86%) MS Exchange
2 10 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 9 (12.86%) Lync
4 6 (8.57%) IIS
5 5 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.43%) MS Office
3 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (12.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) Office 365
2 3 (4.29%) PaaS
3 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.57%) SAN
2 7 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (8.57%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.14%) DNS
4 5 (7.14%) LAN
4 5 (7.14%) WAN
4 5 (7.14%) Firewall
5 4 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (5.71%) VoIP
6 3 (4.29%) DHCP
6 3 (4.29%) BIG-IP
6 3 (4.29%) Network Security
6 3 (4.29%) iSCSI
6 3 (4.29%) Wireless
6 3 (4.29%) 802.11
6 3 (4.29%) Broadband
7 1 (1.43%) DWDM
7 1 (1.43%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.43%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.43%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.71%) MySQL
4 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.86%) OLTP
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 16 (22.86%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.29%) Spanish Language
3 2 (2.86%) Banking
3 2 (2.86%) Local Government
4 1 (1.43%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (15.71%) Architect
2 9 (12.86%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (8.57%) Administrator
4 6 (8.57%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.14%) Consultant
5 5 (7.14%) Citrix Specialist
6 4 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.71%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (4.29%) Principal Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.29%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.86%) X-Windows
3 1 (1.43%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (31.43%) Data Centre
2 14 (20.00%) Clustering
3 6 (8.57%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.14%) User Experience
5 4 (5.71%) EMC VNX
6 3 (4.29%) LPAR
6 3 (4.29%) HACMP
7 2 (2.86%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.86%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.86%) NHS
8 1 (1.43%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.43%) PMI
8 1 (1.43%) EPoS
8 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.43%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.43%) Telematics
8 1 (1.43%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 44 (62.86%) Windows
2 21 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (22.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (22.86%) Linux
4 15 (21.43%) UNIX
5 11 (15.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (7.14%) VMS
6 5 (7.14%) AIX
7 3 (4.29%) Ubuntu
7 3 (4.29%) CentOS
8 2 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (2.86%) Windows 2000
8 2 (2.86%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.43%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.86%) ITIL
2 14 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (15.71%) Change Management
4 9 (12.86%) Migration
4 9 (12.86%) CRM
5 8 (11.43%) Service Delivery
5 8 (11.43%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (11.43%) Change Control
6 7 (10.00%) Service Management
6 7 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
7 5 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (7.14%) ITSM
7 5 (7.14%) Network Design
7 5 (7.14%) High Availability
7 5 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (7.14%) Problem Management
7 5 (7.14%) Data Migration
8 3 (4.29%) TOGAF
8 3 (4.29%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 19 (27.14%) SQL
3 7 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.29%) Perl
5 3 (4.29%) AWK
5 3 (4.29%) sed
6 2 (2.86%) VB
7 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.43%) C
7 1 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (38.57%) Security Cleared
2 22 (31.43%) SC Cleared
3 16 (22.86%) DV Cleared
4 4 (5.71%) MCSE
4 4 (5.71%) CCNP
4 4 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.29%) CCDP
6 2 (2.86%) CCNA
6 2 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.86%) MCP
7 1 (1.43%) Degree
7 1 (1.43%) CCDA
7 1 (1.43%) CCA
7 1 (1.43%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (58.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 24 (34.29%) Active Directory
4 13 (18.57%) VMware ESX
5 9 (12.86%) vSphere
6 7 (10.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 7 (10.00%) XenApp
7 6 (8.57%) XenDesktop
8 5 (7.14%) Veritas File System
9 3 (4.29%) NFS
10 2 (2.86%) UAG
10 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (2.86%) Firmware
11 1 (1.43%) VMware Server
11 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (1.43%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 9 (12.86%) SCOM
2 8 (11.43%) OVSD
2 8 (11.43%) SCCM
3 6 (8.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (7.14%) XenMobile
4 5 (7.14%) AirWatch
4 5 (7.14%) EMC VPLEX
4 5 (7.14%) WSUS
5 3 (4.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (4.29%) OpenView
5 3 (4.29%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (4.29%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.43%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.43%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 1 (1.43%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (1.43%) Control-M
Vendors
1 32 (45.71%) Microsoft
2 25 (35.71%) Citrix
3 19 (27.14%) HP
4 16 (22.86%) Cisco
5 15 (21.43%) Symantec
6 12 (17.14%) Red Hat
7 11 (15.71%) NetApp
8 8 (11.43%) EMC
9 7 (10.00%) Veritas
9 7 (10.00%) F5
10 6 (8.57%) IBM
11 5 (7.14%) McAfee
11 5 (7.14%) Lumension
11 5 (7.14%) Brocade
11 5 (7.14%) 3PAR
12 4 (5.71%) CheckPoint
13 3 (4.29%) Sourcefire
13 3 (4.29%) Dell
13 3 (4.29%) IronPort
13 3 (4.29%) GFI Software
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Isotrak Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day 3 - 6 month contract (initially)
Posted: 12 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago