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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 52 44 45
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware 12 34 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.79% 3.53% 2.50%
As % of the Vendors category 3.75% 7.46% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 7
Median daily rate £408 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £251 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £410 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.92% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +29.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.15 £20.28
% change year-on-year
+18.23% +4.26%
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
320 456 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 47.62% 47.35% 46.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 218 212
Median daily rate £425 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 19
Median hourly rate £11.00 £10.04 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.61% -19.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £9.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £22.50 £15.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 August 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 August 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 35 (79.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (75.00%) Windows
3 30 (68.18%) Microsoft
4 24 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 21 (47.73%) NetApp
6 19 (43.18%) SAN
7 16 (36.36%) HP
7 16 (36.36%) Security Cleared
8 15 (34.09%) SC Cleared
8 15 (34.09%) ITIL
8 15 (34.09%) SCOM
9 14 (31.82%) Linux
9 14 (31.82%) Virtual Environments
10 13 (29.55%) Virtual Machines
10 13 (29.55%) SharePoint
11 12 (27.27%) MS Exchange
11 12 (27.27%) NFS
11 12 (27.27%) Citrix
11 12 (27.27%) iSCSI
11 12 (27.27%) Finance
11 12 (27.27%) Capacity Management
12 11 (25.00%) MS Office
13 10 (22.73%) SQL
13 10 (22.73%) MCSE
13 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2014
14 9 (20.45%) CommVault

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 13 (29.55%) SharePoint
2 12 (27.27%) MS Exchange
3 8 (18.18%) Skype for Business
4 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.27%) Apache
6 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (25.00%) MS Office
2 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) IaaS
1 2 (4.55%) SaaS
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (2.27%) AWS OpsWorks
2 1 (2.27%) Heroku
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (43.18%) SAN
2 12 (27.27%) iSCSI
3 8 (18.18%) WAN
4 7 (15.91%) DNS
4 7 (15.91%) LAN
5 5 (11.36%) Firewall
6 3 (6.82%) Internet
7 2 (4.55%) DHCP
7 2 (4.55%) Wireless
8 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (2.27%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (2.27%) NAS
8 1 (2.27%) Network Security
8 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.27%) VoIP
8 1 (2.27%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2008
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.27%) Couchbase
2 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) CircleCI
1 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.27%) Travis CI
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Electronics
2 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.55%) Marketing
2 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
3 1 (2.27%) Automotive
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (20.45%) SAN Specialist
1 9 (20.45%) Server Engineer
1 9 (20.45%) Server Specialist
1 9 (20.45%) Wintel Server Specialist
1 9 (20.45%) Wintel Specialist
2 8 (18.18%) Active Directory Specialist
2 8 (18.18%) VMware Specialist
2 8 (18.18%) Wintel Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Architect
3 7 (15.91%) SAN Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Storage Specialist
3 7 (15.91%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Active Directory Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Exchange Specialist
5 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 5 (11.36%) NetApp Specialist
5 5 (11.36%) Technical Architect
5 5 (11.36%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (9.09%) LAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) Akka
1 1 (2.27%) Kafka
1 1 (2.27%) Play Framework
1 1 (2.27%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Visualisation
2 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.55%) PKI
3 1 (2.27%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.27%) HP Storage
3 1 (2.27%) iPhone
3 1 (2.27%) Statistics
3 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (75.00%) Windows
2 14 (31.82%) Linux
3 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (18.18%) Windows Server
6 7 (15.91%) Data ONTAP
6 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (11.36%) CentOS
7 5 (11.36%) Ubuntu
8 2 (4.55%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.27%) CoreOS
9 1 (2.27%) Solaris
9 1 (2.27%) Unix
9 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) ITIL
2 14 (31.82%) Virtual Environments
3 12 (27.27%) Capacity Management
4 7 (15.91%) Service Management
5 6 (13.64%) ITSM
5 6 (13.64%) Migration
5 6 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (13.64%) Project Management
6 5 (11.36%) ITIL V3
7 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.82%) High Availability
7 3 (6.82%) Network Design
7 3 (6.82%) Problem Management
7 3 (6.82%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (6.82%) Server Virtualisation
8 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.55%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 15 (34.09%) SC Cleared
3 10 (22.73%) MCSE
3 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (9.09%) DV Cleared
6 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (4.55%) Dell Certification
7 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (2.27%) CCDA
8 1 (2.27%) CCDP
8 1 (2.27%) CCNA
8 1 (2.27%) CCNP
8 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.27%) VCP5
System Software
1 35 (79.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 13 (29.55%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (27.27%) NFS
5 8 (18.18%) Hyper-V
6 7 (15.91%) XenApp
7 6 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (11.36%) VMware ESX
9 4 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (4.55%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (2.27%) Docker
11 1 (2.27%) vSphere
11 1 (2.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (34.09%) SCOM
2 6 (13.64%) OVSD
3 2 (4.55%) SCCM
4 1 (2.27%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.27%) Mesos
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.27%) Puppet
4 1 (2.27%) SCSM
Vendors
1 30 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 21 (47.73%) NetApp
3 16 (36.36%) HP
4 12 (27.27%) Citrix
5 9 (20.45%) CommVault
6 7 (15.91%) EMC
7 6 (13.64%) Cisco
8 5 (11.36%) Blue Coat
8 5 (11.36%) CheckPoint
8 5 (11.36%) Red Hat
9 4 (9.09%) 3PAR
10 2 (4.55%) Dell
10 2 (4.55%) SAP
11 1 (2.27%) arcserve
11 1 (2.27%) Brocade
11 1 (2.27%) Hitachi
11 1 (2.27%) IBM
11 1 (2.27%) Intel
11 1 (2.27%) Sourcefire
11 1 (2.27%) Symantec