The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 33 35 39
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing VMware 52 43 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 5.08% 4.45% 3.46%
As % of the Vendors category 9.39% 9.07% 6.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 26 25
Median daily rate £380 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.29 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+5.15% +19.04%
VMware
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
554 474 536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 54.10% 49.02% 51.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 246 244
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 14
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +53.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.05 £17.50 £9.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.40 £21.55 £20.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Reading

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Reading region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

VMware
Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Reading region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Reading region with a requirement for VMware.

1 59 (54.63%) Windows
2 57 (52.78%) Linux
3 49 (45.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 40 (37.04%) Windows Server
5 36 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 35 (32.41%) Cisco
7 30 (27.78%) Python
8 29 (26.85%) Microsoft
9 27 (25.00%) DNS
10 25 (23.15%) Citrix
11 24 (22.22%) SAN
11 24 (22.22%) Puppet
12 22 (20.37%) vSphere
12 22 (20.37%) Perl
13 21 (19.44%) MySQL
14 20 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
14 20 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
14 20 (18.52%) High Availability
15 19 (17.59%) Configuration Management
16 18 (16.67%) Nagios
16 18 (16.67%) OpenStack
17 16 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
17 16 (14.81%) Unix
17 16 (14.81%) TCP/IP
17 16 (14.81%) IBM
17 16 (14.81%) Apache
17 16 (14.81%) Tomcat
18 15 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
18 15 (13.89%) HP
18 15 (13.89%) Firewall

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 18 (16.67%) OpenStack
2 16 (14.81%) Apache
2 16 (14.81%) Tomcat
3 14 (12.96%) JBoss
3 14 (12.96%) WebLogic
4 13 (12.04%) nginx
5 10 (9.26%) MS Exchange
6 3 (2.78%) Node.js
6 3 (2.78%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.78%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.93%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.93%) CMS
8 1 (0.93%) Drupal
8 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.93%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.93%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.93%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.93%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (9.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.93%) Magento
2 1 (0.93%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.63%) IaaS
3 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.85%) SaaS
5 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.93%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.93%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.93%) CloudBees
5 1 (0.93%) IBM PureFlex
5 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (25.00%) DNS
2 24 (22.22%) SAN
3 16 (14.81%) TCP/IP
4 15 (13.89%) Firewall
5 14 (12.96%) SMTP
5 14 (12.96%) SSL
6 13 (12.04%) HTTP
6 13 (12.04%) LDAP
7 12 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
8 9 (8.33%) MPLS
9 8 (7.41%) DHCP
9 8 (7.41%) Ethernet
10 7 (6.48%) LAN
10 7 (6.48%) NAS
11 6 (5.56%) NetScaler
12 5 (4.63%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (4.63%) Internet
12 5 (4.63%) VPN
13 4 (3.70%) VLAN
13 4 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.44%) MySQL
2 13 (12.04%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.63%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.85%) DB2
6 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.63%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.70%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.78%) JIRA
4 3 (2.78%) Maven
5 2 (1.85%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.93%) Ant
6 1 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.93%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.93%) Gradle
6 1 (0.93%) Subversion
General
1 8 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.48%) Finance
3 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.93%) Banking
3 1 (0.93%) Electronics
3 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.93%) Marketing
3 1 (0.93%) Publishing
3 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (25.93%) Support Engineer
2 23 (21.30%) VMware Engineer
3 15 (13.89%) VMware Support Engineer
4 14 (12.96%) Linux Engineer
5 12 (11.11%) Architect
5 12 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
6 11 (10.19%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 11 (10.19%) Applications Engineer
7 10 (9.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (9.26%) Linux Support
7 10 (9.26%) Linux Support Engineer
8 9 (8.33%) Applications Support
8 9 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
8 9 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
9 8 (7.41%) Virtualisation Engineer
10 6 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (5.56%) Administrator
10 6 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (5.56%) Technical Support
11 5 (4.63%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.96%) LAMP
1 14 (12.96%) Web Services
2 13 (12.04%) LEMP Stack
2 13 (12.04%) MCollective
3 3 (2.78%) SAP Basis
4 2 (1.85%) Middleware
5 1 (0.93%) .NET
5 1 (0.93%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.93%) CSS
5 1 (0.93%) CSS3
5 1 (0.93%) ELK Stack
5 1 (0.93%) HTML
5 1 (0.93%) HTML5
5 1 (0.93%) jQuery
5 1 (0.93%) MSMQ
5 1 (0.93%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.93%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (0.93%) Servlets
5 1 (0.93%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.96%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.48%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.63%) FlexPod
4 4 (3.70%) Driving Licence
4 4 (3.70%) Private Cloud
5 3 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (2.78%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.85%) Clustering
6 2 (1.85%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.85%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.93%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.93%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 59 (54.63%) Windows
2 57 (52.78%) Linux
3 40 (37.04%) Windows Server
4 20 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (14.81%) Unix
6 14 (12.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (9.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (6.48%) Solaris
10 4 (3.70%) CentOS
10 4 (3.70%) Data ONTAP
10 4 (3.70%) SUSE
11 3 (2.78%) AIX
12 2 (1.85%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.93%) Debian
13 1 (0.93%) Fedora
13 1 (0.93%) HPUX
13 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.52%) High Availability
2 19 (17.59%) Configuration Management
3 12 (11.11%) ITIL
4 11 (10.19%) DevOps
5 10 (9.26%) Incident Management
6 7 (6.48%) Migration
6 7 (6.48%) Presales
7 6 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 5 (4.63%) Coaching
8 5 (4.63%) Data Protection
8 5 (4.63%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (3.70%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (3.70%) ITSM
9 4 (3.70%) Kanban
9 4 (3.70%) Software Architecture
9 4 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 30 (27.78%) Python
2 22 (20.37%) Perl
3 11 (10.19%) PowerShell
3 11 (10.19%) Ruby
4 6 (5.56%) Java
5 3 (2.78%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.78%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.78%) SQL
6 2 (1.85%) AWK
6 2 (1.85%) C#
6 2 (1.85%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.85%) PHP
6 2 (1.85%) sed
7 1 (0.93%) C
7 1 (0.93%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (13.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 14 (12.96%) CCNA
4 13 (12.04%) Security Cleared
5 10 (9.26%) MCP
6 9 (8.33%) MCSA
7 7 (6.48%) Degree
8 6 (5.56%) SC Cleared
9 5 (4.63%) DV Cleared
9 5 (4.63%) MCSE
10 4 (3.70%) CCNP
11 3 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (1.85%) CCENT
12 2 (1.85%) HNC
12 2 (1.85%) MCITP
12 2 (1.85%) NCDA
12 2 (1.85%) RHCSA
12 2 (1.85%) VCP5
13 1 (0.93%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.63%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.93%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 49 (45.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 22 (20.37%) vSphere
4 14 (12.96%) Hyper-V
4 14 (12.96%) qmail
5 13 (12.04%) Squid
6 5 (4.63%) XenApp
7 4 (3.70%) vCloud
7 4 (3.70%) XenServer
8 3 (2.78%) KVM
8 3 (2.78%) NFS
8 3 (2.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 3 (2.78%) VMware ESX
8 3 (2.78%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.85%) Xen
10 1 (0.93%) Docker
10 1 (0.93%) Postfix
10 1 (0.93%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.93%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 24 (22.22%) Puppet
2 18 (16.67%) Nagios
3 14 (12.96%) Cacti
3 14 (12.96%) Graphite
3 14 (12.96%) logstash
3 14 (12.96%) ZABBIX
4 13 (12.04%) collectd
4 13 (12.04%) Ganglia
5 8 (7.41%) Ansible
6 6 (5.56%) SCOM
7 5 (4.63%) Backup Exec
8 4 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (3.70%) SCCM
9 3 (2.78%) vMotion
10 2 (1.85%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (1.85%) NetBackup
10 2 (1.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (1.85%) vRealize
11 1 (0.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 1 (0.93%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 35 (32.41%) Cisco
2 29 (26.85%) Microsoft
3 25 (23.15%) Citrix
4 16 (14.81%) IBM
5 15 (13.89%) HP
6 14 (12.96%) Red Hat
7 13 (12.04%) Splunk
8 10 (9.26%) Dell
9 9 (8.33%) Hitachi
9 9 (8.33%) Oracle
10 8 (7.41%) Intel
11 7 (6.48%) EMC
11 7 (6.48%) NetApp
12 6 (5.56%) Juniper
13 5 (4.63%) F5
13 5 (4.63%) Symantec
13 5 (4.63%) Veritas
14 4 (3.70%) 3PAR
14 4 (3.70%) Remedy
14 4 (3.70%) SAP
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