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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 31 31 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware 25 45 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.11% 4.91% 5.94%
As % of the Vendors category 8.65% 11.14% 12.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 32 24
Median daily rate £500 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.84% +1.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £11.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +2.22%
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
289 404 409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 47.53% 44.10% 46.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 168 213
Median daily rate £425 £386 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.03% +10.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 20 41
Median hourly rate £10.23 £16.28 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.19% +8.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.30 £8.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £19.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 30 (71.43%) Windows
2 29 (69.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 17 (40.48%) Linux
5 16 (38.10%) ITIL
5 16 (38.10%) Security Cleared
5 16 (38.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (35.71%) SC Cleared
6 15 (35.71%) Capacity Management
7 14 (33.33%) Data Centre
7 14 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
8 13 (30.95%) MS Office
9 11 (26.19%) Red Hat
9 11 (26.19%) SCCM
9 11 (26.19%) CentOS
9 11 (26.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (26.19%) vCloud
9 11 (26.19%) ITIL V2
10 10 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (21.43%) vSphere
11 9 (21.43%) Virtual Environments
11 9 (21.43%) DV Cleared
12 8 (19.05%) Migration
12 8 (19.05%) SAN
12 8 (19.05%) vRealize
12 8 (19.05%) Puppet
12 8 (19.05%) Hyper-V
12 8 (19.05%) Docker
12 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (19.05%) IaaS

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 4 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (30.95%) MS Office
2 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) IaaS
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) SAN
2 3 (7.14%) DHCP
2 3 (7.14%) DNS
2 3 (7.14%) iSCSI
2 3 (7.14%) NAS
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (4.76%) Firewall
3 2 (4.76%) Internet
3 2 (4.76%) LAN
3 2 (4.76%) Network Security
3 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.76%) VPN
3 2 (4.76%) WAN
3 2 (4.76%) Wireless
4 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.38%) HTTP
4 1 (2.38%) IPsec
4 1 (2.38%) VoIP
4 1 (2.38%) Wireless Security
4 1 (2.38%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Big Data
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (19.05%) VMware Specialist
2 5 (11.90%) Administrator
2 5 (11.90%) Automation Specialist
2 5 (11.90%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (11.90%) VMWare Administrator
2 5 (11.90%) Wintel Administrator
2 5 (11.90%) Wintel Systems Administrator
3 4 (9.52%) Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) Data Centre Specialist
3 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Storage Specialist
4 3 (7.14%) Architect
4 3 (7.14%) Consultant
4 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) NetApp Specialist
4 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Active Directory Specialist
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.52%) Clustering
2 4 (9.52%) Replication
3 3 (7.14%) PKI
4 1 (2.38%) HP Storage
4 1 (2.38%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 30 (71.43%) Windows
2 17 (40.48%) Linux
3 11 (26.19%) CentOS
3 11 (26.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (9.52%) Unix
8 3 (7.14%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (4.76%) Windows 10
9 2 (4.76%) Windows 2000
10 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.38%) Windows NT
10 1 (2.38%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) ITIL
2 15 (35.71%) Capacity Management
3 11 (26.19%) ITIL V2
4 10 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (21.43%) Virtual Environments
6 8 (19.05%) Migration
7 4 (9.52%) Change Management
8 3 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (7.14%) Problem Management
8 3 (7.14%) Project Management
8 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.76%) Agile Project Management
9 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2
9 2 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (4.76%) Translating Business Requirements
10 1 (2.38%) DevOps
10 1 (2.38%) DNA
10 1 (2.38%) ERP
10 1 (2.38%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.38%) C
2 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (38.10%) Security Cleared
1 16 (38.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 9 (21.43%) DV Cleared
4 5 (11.90%) MCSE
4 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (7.14%) VCP5
6 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.38%) CCA
7 1 (2.38%) CCAA
7 1 (2.38%) CCDA
7 1 (2.38%) CCDP
7 1 (2.38%) CCNA
7 1 (2.38%) CCNP
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.38%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (2.38%) MCP
System Software
1 29 (69.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (26.19%) vCloud
4 9 (21.43%) vSphere
5 8 (19.05%) Docker
5 8 (19.05%) Hyper-V
6 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 6 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (7.14%) Firmware
8 3 (7.14%) NFS
9 2 (4.76%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (2.38%) ISA Server
10 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (2.38%) XenApp
10 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
10 1 (2.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (26.19%) SCCM
2 8 (19.05%) Puppet
2 8 (19.05%) vRealize
3 7 (16.67%) SCOM
4 4 (9.52%) Backup Exec
4 4 (9.52%) vMotion
5 3 (7.14%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (2.38%) AppDNA
6 1 (2.38%) FortiGate
6 1 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (2.38%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.38%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.38%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 27 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.19%) Red Hat
3 6 (14.29%) Citrix
3 6 (14.29%) NetApp
4 5 (11.90%) Dell
4 5 (11.90%) HP
5 4 (9.52%) Cisco
5 4 (9.52%) Veeam
6 3 (7.14%) 3PAR
6 3 (7.14%) EMC
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle
6 3 (7.14%) SAP
6 3 (7.14%) Symantec
7 2 (4.76%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.76%) F5
7 2 (4.76%) IBM
7 2 (4.76%) Intel
8 1 (2.38%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (2.38%) Forcepoint
8 1 (2.38%) Intel Security