The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Server over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Server
Rank 154 169 136
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -33
Contract jobs citing VMware Server 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.028% 0.045% 0.031%
As % of the System Software category 0.28% 0.46% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £375 - £260
UK excluding London median daily rate £240 £350 £260
% change year-on-year
-31.42% +34.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.46 £32.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+36.80% +62.50%
VMware Server
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

System Software Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
352 438 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.94% 9.90% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 239 181
Median daily rate £400 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £204 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 60 67
Median hourly rate £14.86 £14.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.48% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.42 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.15 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

VMware Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing VMware Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

VMware Server Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

VMware Server
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 Server across the North West region.

VMware Server Daily Rate Trend in the North West

VMware Server
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 Server across the North West region.

VMware Server Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

VMware Server
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 Server within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 September 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 -3 1 £375 -
VMware Server
England

VMware Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Server 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 North West region with a requirement for VMware Server.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing

VMware Server
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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
1 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (33.33%) DFS Replication
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Xen
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (33.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds