The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had VMware Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Engineer
Rank 152 141 120
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -21
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 6 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.29% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.31% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 8
Median daily rate £400 £323 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.03% +12.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £211 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £357 £351
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +30.00%
VMware Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3472 3597 2880
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.84% 94.98% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2161 2115 1563
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 193 189
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.39 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

VMware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured VMware Engineer in the job title.

VMware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

VMware Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Engineer across the North West region.

VMware Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

VMware Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

VMware Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

VMware Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Engineer across the North West region.

VMware Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

VMware Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -9 4 £400 +39.13% 1
Cheshire +3 1 £300 -
VMware Engineer
England

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, VMware Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring VMware Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
3 12 (80.00%) Windows
4 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (66.67%) Hyper-V
5 8 (53.33%) DNS
5 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
6 7 (46.67%) DHCP
7 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (40.00%) Veritas
7 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
7 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
7 6 (40.00%) Time Management
7 6 (40.00%) Clustering
7 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Clustering
7 6 (40.00%) Innovation Management
7 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (26.67%) Citrix
8 4 (26.67%) Migration
9 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (20.00%) ITIL
9 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
9 3 (20.00%) SCCM
9 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (20.00%) vSphere
10 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (13.33%) Office 365
10 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
10 2 (13.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) JBoss
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) DNS
2 7 (46.67%) DHCP
3 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) SAN
3 2 (13.33%) VoIP
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.67%) MPLS
4 1 (6.67%) NetScaler
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security
4 1 (6.67%) VLAN
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless
4 1 (6.67%) WLAN
General
1 2 (13.33%) Local Government
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (40.00%) Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (40.00%) Innovation Management
1 6 (40.00%) Time Management
2 4 (26.67%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (13.33%) MCITP
2 2 (13.33%) MCSA
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (20.00%) vSphere
4 2 (13.33%) XenApp
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (6.67%) DFS Replication
5 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Server
5 1 (6.67%) Xen
5 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
3 1 (6.67%) SCOM
3 1 (6.67%) SCVMM
3 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) Veritas
3 4 (26.67%) Citrix
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) NetApp
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco
6 1 (6.67%) HP
6 1 (6.67%) PlateSpin
6 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds