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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 42 33 27
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware 28 42 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.44% 4.70% 5.33%
As % of the Vendors category 7.61% 11.26% 11.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 14
Average daily rate
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£310 £350 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -14.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £259 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £473 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
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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
368 373 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 45.21% 41.77% 45.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 206 124
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 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 23 28
Average hourly rate £10.52 £11.25 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.51% -13.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.63 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £20.00 £14.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -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 22 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 22 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 57 (76.00%) Windows
2 51 (68.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (45.33%) Hyper-V
3 34 (45.33%) Microsoft
4 29 (38.67%) Security Cleared
4 29 (38.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (37.33%) ITIL
6 27 (36.00%) SC Cleared
7 26 (34.67%) Active Directory
8 22 (29.33%) SQL
9 21 (28.00%) Citrix
9 21 (28.00%) PowerShell
10 18 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (22.67%) MS Excel
11 17 (22.67%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (21.33%) Finance
12 16 (21.33%) Linux
12 16 (21.33%) HP
13 15 (20.00%) UNIX
13 15 (20.00%) SQL Server
13 15 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 15 (20.00%) vSphere
14 14 (18.67%) NetApp
15 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 12 (16.00%) Cisco
15 12 (16.00%) MCSE
15 12 (16.00%) Migration
15 12 (16.00%) DV Cleared
16 11 (14.67%) MS Exchange
17 10 (13.33%) SharePoint

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 11 (14.67%) MS Exchange
2 10 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 9 (12.00%) IIS
3 9 (12.00%) Lync
4 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.33%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.33%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.33%) Apache
6 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.33%) MediaWiki
6 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 17 (22.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (10.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) SaaS
1 4 (5.33%) PaaS
1 4 (5.33%) Office 365
2 2 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.00%) LAN
1 9 (12.00%) WAN
2 8 (10.67%) SAN
3 6 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (8.00%) DNS
4 5 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.33%) BIG-IP
5 4 (5.33%) DHCP
5 4 (5.33%) WLAN
6 3 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (4.00%) iSCSI
6 3 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.67%) Network Security
7 2 (2.67%) VPN
7 2 (2.67%) VoIP
7 2 (2.67%) Firewall
7 2 (2.67%) Wireless
7 2 (2.67%) 802.11
8 1 (1.33%) DWDM
8 1 (1.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.33%) MySQL
4 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.67%) OLTP
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 16 (21.33%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.33%) Back Office
3 1 (1.33%) Local Government
3 1 (1.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (16.00%) Architect
2 10 (13.33%) Consultant
3 9 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (9.33%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (8.00%) Analyst
6 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (6.67%) Citrix Consultant
7 4 (5.33%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (5.33%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.33%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Network Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.00%) Administrator
8 3 (4.00%) Citrix Technical Specialist
8 3 (4.00%) Citrix Specialist
8 3 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Principal Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 2 (2.67%) Data Centre Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.33%) X-Windows
1 1 (1.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Clustering
2 5 (6.67%) User Experience
3 4 (5.33%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.33%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.67%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.33%) PMI
5 1 (1.33%) NHS
5 1 (1.33%) Telematics
5 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.33%) SecurID
5 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 57 (76.00%) Windows
2 29 (38.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (22.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (21.33%) Linux
6 15 (20.00%) UNIX
7 5 (6.67%) Windows 2000
7 5 (6.67%) Windows NT
7 5 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (5.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (5.33%) Windows 7
8 4 (5.33%) Windows XP
9 3 (4.00%) Ubuntu
9 3 (4.00%) CentOS
10 1 (1.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.33%) ITIL
2 15 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (16.00%) Migration
4 9 (12.00%) Service Management
5 8 (10.67%) Change Control
5 8 (10.67%) CRM
6 7 (9.33%) Change Management
7 6 (8.00%) Data Migration
7 6 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (8.00%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.67%) ITSM
8 5 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (6.67%) Incident Management
8 5 (6.67%) Release Management
9 4 (5.33%) Problem Management
9 4 (5.33%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (5.33%) High Availability
10 3 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 22 (29.33%) SQL
2 21 (28.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.33%) C
5 1 (1.33%) VBScript
5 1 (1.33%) VB
5 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (38.67%) Security Cleared
2 27 (36.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (16.00%) MCSE
3 12 (16.00%) DV Cleared
4 6 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (8.00%) MCP
5 3 (4.00%) CCNP
5 3 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.67%) Degree
6 2 (2.67%) CCDP
6 2 (2.67%) CCA
6 2 (2.67%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.67%) CCNA
7 1 (1.33%) CCDA
7 1 (1.33%) CCEA
7 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.33%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (68.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (45.33%) Hyper-V
3 26 (34.67%) Active Directory
4 15 (20.00%) vSphere
5 10 (13.33%) VMware ESX
6 7 (9.33%) XenApp
7 6 (8.00%) XenDesktop
8 5 (6.67%) Firmware
9 3 (4.00%) NFS
10 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.33%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (1.33%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (9.33%) Backup Exec
1 7 (9.33%) OVSD
1 7 (9.33%) SCOM
2 5 (6.67%) XenMobile
2 5 (6.67%) AirWatch
3 4 (5.33%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 4 (5.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (5.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (5.33%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.67%) SCCM
4 2 (2.67%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (2.67%) OpenView
5 1 (1.33%) WSUS
5 1 (1.33%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 34 (45.33%) Microsoft
2 21 (28.00%) Citrix
3 16 (21.33%) HP
4 14 (18.67%) NetApp
5 12 (16.00%) Cisco
6 8 (10.67%) McAfee
7 6 (8.00%) F5
7 6 (8.00%) EMC
8 5 (6.67%) Symantec
8 5 (6.67%) Dell
8 5 (6.67%) IBM
8 5 (6.67%) Lumension
8 5 (6.67%) Brocade
9 4 (5.33%) GFI Software
9 4 (5.33%) Oracle
10 3 (4.00%) Intel
11 2 (2.67%) IronPort
11 2 (2.67%) Sourcefire
11 2 (2.67%) 3PAR
11 2 (2.67%) Infoblox
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