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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 49 33 28
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware 22 46 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.46% 5.25% 4.90%
As % of the Vendors category 5.49% 12.60% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 12
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £248 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £461 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.94 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+13.98% -6.66%
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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
401 365 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 44.80% 41.62% 47.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 180 129
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £248 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 20
Average hourly rate £10.04 £9.05 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.88% -27.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.63 £8.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £15.62 £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 64 (81.01%) Windows
2 55 (69.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (46.84%) Microsoft
4 36 (45.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (37.97%) Active Directory
6 29 (36.71%) Hyper-V
7 25 (31.65%) ITIL
8 24 (30.38%) Security Cleared
8 24 (30.38%) SC Cleared
9 23 (29.11%) Disaster Recovery
10 21 (26.58%) Finance
10 21 (26.58%) Citrix
10 21 (26.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (25.32%) MS Excel
11 20 (25.32%) Windows Server 2003
12 19 (24.05%) Linux
12 19 (24.05%) UNIX
13 17 (21.52%) MCSE
13 17 (21.52%) Microsoft Certification
14 16 (20.25%) NetApp
15 15 (18.99%) SAN
15 15 (18.99%) SQL
16 14 (17.72%) Service Management
16 14 (17.72%) VMware ESX
17 13 (16.46%) Cisco
18 12 (15.19%) SLA
18 12 (15.19%) Clustering
18 12 (15.19%) Change Management
18 12 (15.19%) PowerShell
19 11 (13.92%) Service Delivery

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 8 (10.13%) IIS
1 8 (10.13%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (3.80%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.27%) MediaWiki
5 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.27%) Lync
5 1 (1.27%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.27%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (1.27%) Apache
5 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (25.32%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.33%) PaaS
2 4 (5.06%) SaaS
3 2 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.99%) SAN
2 8 (10.13%) LAN
2 8 (10.13%) WAN
3 6 (7.59%) iSCSI
3 6 (7.59%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (6.33%) BIG-IP
5 4 (5.06%) WLAN
5 4 (5.06%) NAS
5 4 (5.06%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (3.80%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (3.80%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.80%) DNS
7 2 (2.53%) Network Security
7 2 (2.53%) 802.11
7 2 (2.53%) Firewall
7 2 (2.53%) Wireless
7 2 (2.53%) SSH
7 2 (2.53%) VPN
7 2 (2.53%) DHCP
7 2 (2.53%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.13%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.59%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (7.59%) OLTP
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.27%) MySQL
General
1 21 (26.58%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.80%) Retail
4 2 (2.53%) Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Local Government
5 1 (1.27%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.27%) Back Office
5 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (18.99%) Architect
2 10 (12.66%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (10.13%) Consultant
3 8 (10.13%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (8.86%) Administrator
5 5 (6.33%) Citrix Consultant
5 5 (6.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (6.33%) Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.06%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (5.06%) Windows Administrator
6 4 (5.06%) Team Leader
6 4 (5.06%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (5.06%) Virtualisation Architect
7 3 (3.80%) Citrix Specialist
7 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 3 (3.80%) Citrix Technical Specialist
7 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (3.80%) Support Engineer
7 3 (3.80%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.19%) Clustering
2 6 (7.59%) N-Tier
2 6 (7.59%) Mainframe
3 5 (6.33%) User Experience
4 4 (5.06%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.53%) HACMP
5 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.27%) PMI
6 1 (1.27%) NHS
6 1 (1.27%) SecurID
6 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.27%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 64 (81.01%) Windows
2 36 (45.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (26.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (25.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (24.05%) UNIX
5 19 (24.05%) Linux
6 9 (11.39%) Windows 2000
6 9 (11.39%) Windows NT
6 9 (11.39%) Windows 2000 Server
7 8 (10.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (6.33%) CentOS
8 5 (6.33%) Solaris
8 5 (6.33%) Ubuntu
9 4 (5.06%) Windows 7
9 4 (5.06%) Windows XP
10 3 (3.80%) HPUX
10 3 (3.80%) SUSE
10 3 (3.80%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (2.53%) AIX
12 1 (1.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (31.65%) ITIL
2 23 (29.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (17.72%) Service Management
4 12 (15.19%) Change Management
5 11 (13.92%) Service Delivery
5 11 (13.92%) Migration
6 7 (8.86%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (8.86%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (7.59%) Data Migration
8 5 (6.33%) Requirements Management
8 5 (6.33%) Release Management
8 5 (6.33%) Change Control
8 5 (6.33%) Mobile Device Management
9 4 (5.06%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (3.80%) Capacity Management
10 3 (3.80%) Incident Management
10 3 (3.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (3.80%) Asset Management
10 3 (3.80%) TOGAF
10 3 (3.80%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.99%) SQL
2 12 (15.19%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.80%) Bash Shell
3 3 (3.80%) C
4 2 (2.53%) C++
4 2 (2.53%) Perl
4 2 (2.53%) Korn
4 2 (2.53%) Bourne shell
5 1 (1.27%) VBScript
5 1 (1.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (30.38%) SC Cleared
1 24 (30.38%) Security Cleared
2 17 (21.52%) MCSE
2 17 (21.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (11.39%) MCP
4 8 (10.13%) DV Cleared
5 5 (6.33%) Degree
6 4 (5.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (3.80%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (3.80%) CCNP
8 2 (2.53%) CCNA
8 2 (2.53%) CCDP
8 2 (2.53%) CCA
8 2 (2.53%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.27%) CCEA
9 1 (1.27%) CCDA
9 1 (1.27%) MCTS
9 1 (1.27%) MCITP
9 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.19%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (69.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (37.97%) Active Directory
3 29 (36.71%) Hyper-V
4 14 (17.72%) VMware ESX
5 10 (12.66%) vSphere
6 8 (10.13%) NFS
7 7 (8.86%) XenApp
7 7 (8.86%) Firmware
8 6 (7.59%) XenDesktop
9 3 (3.80%) Terminal Services
9 3 (3.80%) ISA Server
9 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (2.53%) GPFS
11 1 (1.27%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (1.27%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (10.13%) Backup Exec
2 5 (6.33%) BladeLogic
2 5 (6.33%) SCOM
2 5 (6.33%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (6.33%) XenMobile
2 5 (6.33%) AirWatch
3 4 (5.06%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 4 (5.06%) Tivoli
4 3 (3.80%) OVSD
4 3 (3.80%) YaST
5 2 (2.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (2.53%) WSUS
5 2 (2.53%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (1.27%) SCCM
6 1 (1.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 37 (46.84%) Microsoft
2 21 (26.58%) Citrix
3 16 (20.25%) NetApp
4 13 (16.46%) Cisco
5 10 (12.66%) Intel
6 9 (11.39%) HP
6 9 (11.39%) McAfee
7 7 (8.86%) F5
7 7 (8.86%) Oracle
8 6 (7.59%) EMC
9 5 (6.33%) IBM
9 5 (6.33%) Symantec
9 5 (6.33%) Lumension
9 5 (6.33%) Sophos
9 5 (6.33%) Brocade
10 3 (3.80%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.80%) Veritas
10 3 (3.80%) Dell
11 2 (2.53%) Sun
11 2 (2.53%) IronPort
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