The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Milton Keynes region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 41 35 35
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing VMware 24 32 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.67% 4.49% 4.14%
As % of the Vendors category 5.76% 9.55% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 10
Average daily rate
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£400 £365 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +6.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £151 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £430 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.13 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-16.84% +18.75%
Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
417 335 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 46.33% 46.98% 48.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 154 137
Average daily rate £363 £330 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% -2.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 42 28
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £9.00 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £21.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%
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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 30 July 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 30 July 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 50 (75.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (65.15%) Windows
3 29 (43.94%) Active Directory
4 28 (42.42%) Security Cleared
5 27 (40.91%) NetApp
6 25 (37.88%) Microsoft
7 24 (36.36%) SC Cleared
8 21 (31.82%) Linux
9 19 (28.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (28.79%) Hyper-V
10 18 (27.27%) iSCSI
11 17 (25.76%) HP
12 15 (22.73%) SLA
12 15 (22.73%) SAN
12 15 (22.73%) NFS
13 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (16.67%) Citrix
14 11 (16.67%) Cisco
14 11 (16.67%) MS Exchange
15 10 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
15 10 (15.15%) DV Cleared
16 9 (13.64%) Migration
16 9 (13.64%) VMware ESX
16 9 (13.64%) MCSE
16 9 (13.64%) UNIX
17 8 (12.12%) Oracle
17 8 (12.12%) EMC
17 8 (12.12%) Finance
17 8 (12.12%) CentOS

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 11 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.06%) Apache
3 4 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.03%) IIS
4 2 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.03%) CICS
5 1 (1.52%) Lync
5 1 (1.52%) Moodle
5 1 (1.52%) SAS
5 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (27.27%) iSCSI
2 15 (22.73%) SAN
3 8 (12.12%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (7.58%) NAS
4 5 (7.58%) Firewall
5 4 (6.06%) LDAP
6 3 (4.55%) BIG-IP
6 3 (4.55%) Internet
6 3 (4.55%) Broadband
6 3 (4.55%) SMTP
7 2 (3.03%) DNS
7 2 (3.03%) VoIP
7 2 (3.03%) ICMP
8 1 (1.52%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.03%) OLTP
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MSI
1 1 (1.52%) AdminStudio
General
1 8 (12.12%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.52%) International Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (15.15%) Consultant
1 10 (15.15%) Support Engineer
1 10 (15.15%) Cloud Engineer
2 9 (13.64%) Storage Engineer
3 6 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (7.58%) Systems Support Engineer
4 5 (7.58%) Systems Support
5 4 (6.06%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (6.06%) Architect
5 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (4.55%) Storage Support Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Server Support
6 3 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (3.03%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Support Specialist
7 2 (3.03%) Administrator
7 2 (3.03%) Capacity Planner
7 2 (3.03%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.06%) LAMP
2 1 (1.52%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Clustering
2 4 (6.06%) N-Tier
3 3 (4.55%) EMC Centera
3 3 (4.55%) CESG
3 3 (4.55%) Cryptography
4 2 (3.03%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.03%) PKI
5 1 (1.52%) iPad
5 1 (1.52%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.52%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.52%) EPoS
5 1 (1.52%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 43 (65.15%) Windows
2 21 (31.82%) Linux
3 19 (28.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (13.64%) UNIX
6 8 (12.12%) CentOS
7 7 (10.61%) Windows 7
7 7 (10.61%) Ubuntu
8 5 (7.58%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (7.58%) Windows NT
9 4 (6.06%) Windows 2000
9 4 (6.06%) Windows XP
9 4 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (4.55%) AIX
10 3 (4.55%) HPUX
10 3 (4.55%) Solaris
11 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (13.64%) Migration
3 7 (10.61%) Change Management
4 6 (9.09%) Change Control
5 5 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (6.06%) ITIL
6 4 (6.06%) Service Management
6 4 (6.06%) Capacity Management
7 3 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (3.03%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (3.03%) Release Management
8 2 (3.03%) Performance Management
8 2 (3.03%) Asset Management
9 1 (1.52%) ITIL V3
9 1 (1.52%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.52%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.52%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.61%) SQL
2 2 (3.03%) C
3 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.52%) VBScript
3 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (42.42%) Security Cleared
2 24 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (15.15%) DV Cleared
5 9 (13.64%) MCSE
6 4 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (6.06%) Degree
7 3 (4.55%) MCP
8 2 (3.03%) CCNA
9 1 (1.52%) MCITP
9 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (22.73%) SLA
2 2 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 50 (75.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (43.94%) Active Directory
3 19 (28.79%) Hyper-V
4 15 (22.73%) NFS
5 9 (13.64%) VMware ESX
6 6 (9.09%) vSphere
7 5 (7.58%) Sendmail
8 4 (6.06%) Squid
8 4 (6.06%) Postfix
9 3 (4.55%) XenApp
10 2 (3.03%) ISA Server
10 2 (3.03%) Terminal Services
10 2 (3.03%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (1.52%) GPFS
11 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) SCOM
2 5 (7.58%) SCCM
2 5 (7.58%) Backup Exec
3 4 (6.06%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 3 (4.55%) BladeLogic
5 2 (3.03%) ARCserve
5 2 (3.03%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (3.03%) SCVMM
5 2 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (3.03%) SCOrch
5 2 (3.03%) SCSM
6 1 (1.52%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.52%) CA Wily
6 1 (1.52%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.52%) WSUS
6 1 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 27 (40.91%) NetApp
2 25 (37.88%) Microsoft
3 17 (25.76%) HP
4 11 (16.67%) Citrix
4 11 (16.67%) Cisco
5 8 (12.12%) Oracle
5 8 (12.12%) EMC
6 6 (9.09%) Intel
7 5 (7.58%) Lumension
7 5 (7.58%) 3PAR
7 5 (7.58%) IBM
8 4 (6.06%) Red Hat
8 4 (6.06%) McAfee
9 3 (4.55%) F5
9 3 (4.55%) Brocade
9 3 (4.55%) Sophos
9 3 (4.55%) Hitachi
10 2 (3.03%) Remedy
10 2 (3.03%) StorageTek
10 2 (3.03%) BMC
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