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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 33 38 33
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware 42 35 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.07% 3.85% 4.68%
As % of the Vendors category 10.61% 8.66% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 15 17
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £279 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £473 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.13 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -20.00%
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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
396 404 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 47.77% 44.40% 47.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 229 145
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £251 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 44
Average hourly rate £10.04 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.72% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.53 £8.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £18.75 £19.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

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 June 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 30 June 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 53 (68.83%) Windows
2 49 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (48.05%) Hyper-V
4 33 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 31 (40.26%) Microsoft
6 30 (38.96%) Data Centre
7 28 (36.36%) Security Cleared
8 27 (35.06%) ITIL
9 24 (31.17%) SC Cleared
10 23 (29.87%) Windows Server 2008
11 22 (28.57%) Citrix
12 21 (27.27%) SQL
12 21 (27.27%) PowerShell
13 20 (25.97%) Linux
14 19 (24.68%) UNIX
15 18 (23.38%) HP
16 17 (22.08%) Finance
16 17 (22.08%) Clustering
17 16 (20.78%) SQL Server
17 16 (20.78%) Windows Server 2012
18 15 (19.48%) SAN
18 15 (19.48%) Disaster Recovery
18 15 (19.48%) Windows Server 2003
19 14 (18.18%) Symantec
19 14 (18.18%) Migration
19 14 (18.18%) NetApp
19 14 (18.18%) vSphere
20 13 (16.88%) DV Cleared
20 13 (16.88%) SLA
20 13 (16.88%) Cisco

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 9 (11.69%) SharePoint
2 9 (11.69%) Lync
3 6 (7.79%) IIS
4 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (16.88%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.39%) MS Office
3 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (11.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) PaaS
2 4 (5.19%) Office 365
2 4 (5.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.48%) SAN
2 9 (11.69%) LAN
2 9 (11.69%) WAN
3 6 (7.79%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (6.49%) TCP/IP
4 5 (6.49%) DNS
5 4 (5.19%) BIG-IP
5 4 (5.19%) WLAN
5 4 (5.19%) iSCSI
6 3 (3.90%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (3.90%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (3.90%) Broadband
6 3 (3.90%) VoIP
6 3 (3.90%) DHCP
7 2 (2.60%) Network Security
7 2 (2.60%) Firewall
7 2 (2.60%) Wireless
7 2 (2.60%) 802.11
8 1 (1.30%) DWDM
8 1 (1.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.19%) MySQL
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.30%) OLTP
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 17 (22.08%) Finance
2 4 (5.19%) Spanish Language
3 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.60%) Banking
3 2 (2.60%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (12.99%) Architect
1 10 (12.99%) Consultant
1 10 (12.99%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (7.79%) Citrix Specialist
3 6 (7.79%) Administrator
4 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (6.49%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (5.19%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (5.19%) Support Engineer
5 4 (5.19%) Citrix Consultant
5 4 (5.19%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (5.19%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (3.90%) Principal Engineer
6 3 (3.90%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (2.60%) Support Consultant
7 2 (2.60%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (2.60%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (2.60%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.60%) X-Windows
2 1 (1.30%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (38.96%) Data Centre
2 17 (22.08%) Clustering
3 7 (9.09%) User Experience
4 6 (7.79%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.19%) Mainframe
5 4 (5.19%) EMC VNX
6 3 (3.90%) HACMP
6 3 (3.90%) LPAR
7 1 (1.30%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.30%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.30%) Telematics
7 1 (1.30%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.30%) PMI
7 1 (1.30%) EPoS
7 1 (1.30%) NHS
7 1 (1.30%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 53 (68.83%) Windows
2 23 (29.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (25.97%) Linux
4 19 (24.68%) UNIX
5 16 (20.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (19.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (12.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (6.49%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (6.49%) VMS
8 5 (6.49%) AIX
8 5 (6.49%) Windows 2000
8 5 (6.49%) Windows NT
9 4 (5.19%) CentOS
9 4 (5.19%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.30%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.30%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.06%) ITIL
2 15 (19.48%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (18.18%) Migration
4 13 (16.88%) Change Management
5 9 (11.69%) CRM
5 9 (11.69%) Change Control
6 7 (9.09%) Data Migration
6 7 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
7 6 (7.79%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (7.79%) Service Management
7 6 (7.79%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.49%) ITSM
8 5 (6.49%) Performance Analysis
8 5 (6.49%) Problem Management
8 5 (6.49%) Release Management
8 5 (6.49%) High Availability
8 5 (6.49%) Patch Management
9 4 (5.19%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (3.90%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (27.27%) SQL
1 21 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 7 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 5 (6.49%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.90%) AWK
4 3 (3.90%) Perl
4 3 (3.90%) sed
5 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.30%) C
5 1 (1.30%) VBScript
5 1 (1.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 24 (31.17%) SC Cleared
3 13 (16.88%) DV Cleared
4 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (6.49%) MCSE
5 3 (3.90%) CCNP
5 3 (3.90%) MCP
5 3 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.60%) CCDP
6 2 (2.60%) CCNA
6 2 (2.60%) Degree
7 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.30%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.30%) CCDA
7 1 (1.30%) CCA
7 1 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.88%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (48.05%) Hyper-V
3 33 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 14 (18.18%) vSphere
5 13 (16.88%) VMware ESX
6 8 (10.39%) XenApp
7 7 (9.09%) XenDesktop
7 7 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 5 (6.49%) Veritas File System
9 4 (5.19%) Firmware
9 4 (5.19%) NFS
10 2 (2.60%) UAG
11 1 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (1.30%) BitLocker
11 1 (1.30%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (12.99%) SCOM
2 8 (10.39%) OVSD
3 7 (9.09%) XenMobile
3 7 (9.09%) AirWatch
4 6 (7.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 6 (7.79%) Backup Exec
5 5 (6.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 5 (6.49%) EMC VPLEX
6 3 (3.90%) SCCM
6 3 (3.90%) OpenView
7 2 (2.60%) WSUS
8 1 (1.30%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 31 (40.26%) Microsoft
2 22 (28.57%) Citrix
3 18 (23.38%) HP
4 14 (18.18%) NetApp
4 14 (18.18%) Symantec
5 13 (16.88%) Cisco
6 11 (14.29%) EMC
7 9 (11.69%) Red Hat
8 7 (9.09%) Veritas
8 7 (9.09%) 3PAR
8 7 (9.09%) F5
9 6 (7.79%) IBM
10 5 (6.49%) Dell
10 5 (6.49%) GFI Software
10 5 (6.49%) Brocade
11 3 (3.90%) Lumension
11 3 (3.90%) McAfee
12 2 (2.60%) TOWER Software
12 2 (2.60%) Sourcefire
12 2 (2.60%) Intel
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