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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 42 27 49
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +22
Contract jobs citing VMware 19 47 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.87% 5.58% 2.37%
As % of the Vendors category 5.92% 11.49% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 28 7
Median daily rate £425 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £251 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £408 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £17.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +10.52%
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
321 409 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 48.49% 48.57% 44.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 204 210
Median daily rate £400 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £220 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 22
Median hourly rate £9.00 £10.04 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.31% -33.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.08 £20.19 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 39 (70.91%) Windows
2 38 (69.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 28 (50.91%) Active Directory
5 21 (38.18%) NetApp
6 20 (36.36%) SAN
7 19 (34.55%) ITIL
8 17 (30.91%) Security Cleared
9 16 (29.09%) SC Cleared
9 16 (29.09%) HP
9 16 (29.09%) Citrix
10 15 (27.27%) SCOM
11 14 (25.45%) Linux
12 13 (23.64%) MS Exchange
12 13 (23.64%) Finance
12 13 (23.64%) Virtual Environments
12 13 (23.64%) Virtual Machines
13 12 (21.82%) NFS
13 12 (21.82%) SharePoint
13 12 (21.82%) iSCSI
14 11 (20.00%) Capacity Management
14 11 (20.00%) MS Office
14 11 (20.00%) SQL
15 10 (18.18%) Project Management
15 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
16 9 (16.36%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (16.36%) CommVault
16 9 (16.36%) SQL Server

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 (23.64%) MS Exchange
2 12 (21.82%) SharePoint
3 8 (14.55%) Skype for Business
4 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.82%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (20.00%) MS Office
2 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) IaaS
1 2 (3.64%) SaaS
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.82%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (1.82%) AWS OpsWorks
2 1 (1.82%) Heroku
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (36.36%) SAN
2 12 (21.82%) iSCSI
3 9 (16.36%) WAN
4 8 (14.55%) LAN
5 7 (12.73%) DNS
6 5 (9.09%) Firewall
7 4 (7.27%) Network Security
8 3 (5.45%) Internet
8 3 (5.45%) Wireless
9 1 (1.82%) ATM
9 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.82%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.82%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (1.82%) DHCP
9 1 (1.82%) NAS
9 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.82%) VoIP
9 1 (1.82%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
1 9 (16.36%) SQL Server 2008
1 9 (16.36%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.82%) Couchbase
2 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) CircleCI
1 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.82%) Travis CI
General
1 13 (23.64%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Automotive
2 2 (3.64%) Electronics
2 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.64%) Marketing
2 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.82%) Advertising
3 1 (1.82%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (16.36%) SAN Specialist
1 9 (16.36%) Server Engineer
1 9 (16.36%) Server Specialist
1 9 (16.36%) Wintel Server Specialist
1 9 (16.36%) Wintel Specialist
2 8 (14.55%) VMware Specialist
2 8 (14.55%) Wintel Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Active Directory Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Active Directory Specialist
3 7 (12.73%) Architect
3 7 (12.73%) SAN Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Storage Specialist
3 7 (12.73%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Exchange Specialist
4 6 (10.91%) Project Manager
5 5 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) NetApp Specialist
5 5 (9.09%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) Akka
1 1 (1.82%) COM
1 1 (1.82%) Kafka
1 1 (1.82%) Play Framework
1 1 (1.82%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Data Centre
1 3 (5.45%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.82%) Clustering
2 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.82%) HP Storage
2 1 (1.82%) iPhone
2 1 (1.82%) PKI
2 1 (1.82%) Statistics
2 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 39 (70.91%) Windows
2 14 (25.45%) Linux
3 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (16.36%) Windows Server
5 7 (12.73%) Data ONTAP
5 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (9.09%) CentOS
6 5 (9.09%) Ubuntu
7 4 (7.27%) Windows 7
8 3 (5.45%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.64%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.82%) CoreOS
10 1 (1.82%) Solaris
10 1 (1.82%) Unix
10 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) ITIL
2 13 (23.64%) Virtual Environments
3 11 (20.00%) Capacity Management
4 10 (18.18%) Project Management
5 8 (14.55%) Service Management
6 6 (10.91%) ITSM
6 6 (10.91%) Migration
6 6 (10.91%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (9.09%) ITIL V3
7 5 (9.09%) PRINCE2
8 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (5.45%) Asset Management
9 3 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (5.45%) High Availability
9 3 (5.45%) Network Design
9 3 (5.45%) Problem Management
9 3 (5.45%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (5.45%) Server Virtualisation
9 3 (5.45%) Software Asset Management
9 3 (5.45%) Software Audit
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (30.91%) Security Cleared
2 16 (29.09%) SC Cleared
3 9 (16.36%) MCSE
3 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (14.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (7.27%) DV Cleared
5 4 (7.27%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.64%) Dell Certification
6 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.82%) CCDA
7 1 (1.82%) CCDP
7 1 (1.82%) CCNA
7 1 (1.82%) CCNP
7 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.82%) VCP5
System Software
1 38 (69.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (50.91%) Active Directory
3 13 (23.64%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (21.82%) NFS
5 8 (14.55%) Hyper-V
6 7 (12.73%) XenApp
7 6 (10.91%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (9.09%) VMware ESX
9 4 (7.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (3.64%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (3.64%) vSphere
11 1 (1.82%) Docker
11 1 (1.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (27.27%) SCOM
2 6 (10.91%) OVSD
3 3 (5.45%) SCCM
4 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.82%) Mesos
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.82%) Puppet
4 1 (1.82%) SCSM
Vendors
1 33 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (38.18%) NetApp
3 16 (29.09%) Citrix
3 16 (29.09%) HP
4 9 (16.36%) CommVault
5 7 (12.73%) Cisco
5 7 (12.73%) EMC
6 5 (9.09%) Blue Coat
6 5 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 5 (9.09%) Red Hat
7 4 (7.27%) 3PAR
8 3 (5.45%) Oracle
9 2 (3.64%) Brocade
9 2 (3.64%) Dell
9 2 (3.64%) SAP
10 1 (1.82%) arcserve
10 1 (1.82%) IBM
10 1 (1.82%) IronPort
10 1 (1.82%) Symantec
10 1 (1.82%) Veeam