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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 30 54 33
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -21
Contract jobs citing VMware 35 19 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 4.40% 2.05% 4.15%
As % of the Vendors category 8.95% 3.80% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 27
Median daily rate £375 £395 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% +21.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £153 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.28 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +10.52%
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
391 500 432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 49.12% 54.00% 48.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 257 174
Median daily rate £400 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 29 21
Median hourly rate £19.61 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +26.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £26.15 £19.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 26 July 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 26 July 2016.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 56 (65.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (52.33%) Windows
3 44 (51.16%) Linux
4 33 (38.37%) Active Directory
5 31 (36.05%) Windows Server
6 29 (33.72%) Cisco
7 27 (31.40%) vSphere
8 26 (30.23%) Microsoft
9 22 (25.58%) Citrix
10 18 (20.93%) Python
10 18 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (20.93%) Security Cleared
11 16 (18.60%) PowerShell
12 15 (17.44%) Perl
12 15 (17.44%) DevOps
12 15 (17.44%) Data Centre
13 14 (16.28%) TCP/IP
13 14 (16.28%) SAN
13 14 (16.28%) Red Hat
13 14 (16.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 13 (15.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 13 (15.12%) Puppet
14 13 (15.12%) Windows Server 2012
15 12 (13.95%) Ruby
16 11 (12.79%) HP
16 11 (12.79%) IBM
16 11 (12.79%) DNS
16 11 (12.79%) ITIL
16 11 (12.79%) High Availability
17 10 (11.63%) Cisco Certification

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 8 (9.30%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.81%) OpenStack
3 3 (3.49%) Apache
3 3 (3.49%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.49%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.33%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.16%) CloudStack
5 1 (1.16%) CMS
5 1 (1.16%) Confluence
5 1 (1.16%) Drupal
5 1 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.16%) JBoss
5 1 (1.16%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.16%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.16%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (6.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Magento
1 1 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.14%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.33%) IaaS
3 2 (2.33%) SaaS
4 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.16%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.16%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.16%) CloudBees
4 1 (1.16%) IBM PureFlex
4 1 (1.16%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.28%) SAN
1 14 (16.28%) TCP/IP
2 11 (12.79%) DNS
3 10 (11.63%) Firewall
4 7 (8.14%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (8.14%) LAN
4 7 (8.14%) MPLS
5 6 (6.98%) NetScaler
6 5 (5.81%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (5.81%) DHCP
6 5 (5.81%) Ethernet
6 5 (5.81%) NAS
6 5 (5.81%) WAN
7 4 (4.65%) VoIP
8 3 (3.49%) Internet
8 3 (3.49%) iSCSI
8 3 (3.49%) Network Security
8 3 (3.49%) VLAN
8 3 (3.49%) VPN
9 2 (2.33%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.14%) MySQL
1 7 (8.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.16%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.98%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.65%) JIRA
3 4 (4.65%) Maven
4 2 (2.33%) Ant
4 2 (2.33%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.16%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.16%) Gradle
5 1 (1.16%) Subversion
5 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (6.98%) Finance
2 5 (5.81%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.16%) Electronics
3 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (16.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (12.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 11 (12.79%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (11.63%) Support Engineer
4 9 (10.47%) VMware Engineer
5 8 (9.30%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (8.14%) Architect
7 6 (6.98%) Administrator
7 6 (6.98%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.81%) Technical Support
8 5 (5.81%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 4 (4.65%) IT Support
9 4 (4.65%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (4.65%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 4 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.65%) Team Leader
9 4 (4.65%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (4.65%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.14%) Web Services
2 3 (3.49%) .NET
2 3 (3.49%) Middleware
2 3 (3.49%) MSMQ
2 3 (3.49%) Node.js
3 2 (2.33%) XML
4 1 (1.16%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.16%) CSS
4 1 (1.16%) CSS3
4 1 (1.16%) ELK Stack
4 1 (1.16%) HTML
4 1 (1.16%) HTML5
4 1 (1.16%) jQuery
4 1 (1.16%) LAMP
4 1 (1.16%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.16%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (1.16%) Servlets
4 1 (1.16%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (1.16%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.44%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.81%) FlexPod
3 3 (3.49%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.33%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.33%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.16%) Clustering
5 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.16%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.16%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.16%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.16%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (1.16%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 45 (52.33%) Windows
2 44 (51.16%) Linux
3 31 (36.05%) Windows Server
4 18 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (16.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (15.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (10.47%) Unix
8 8 (9.30%) Ubuntu
9 5 (5.81%) Solaris
9 5 (5.81%) SUSE
9 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (4.65%) CentOS
10 4 (4.65%) Data ONTAP
11 3 (3.49%) AIX
12 2 (2.33%) Debian
13 1 (1.16%) Fedora
13 1 (1.16%) HPUX
13 1 (1.16%) Windows 2000
13 1 (1.16%) Windows Vista
13 1 (1.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.44%) DevOps
2 11 (12.79%) High Availability
2 11 (12.79%) ITIL
3 9 (10.47%) Configuration Management
4 7 (8.14%) Mentoring
5 6 (6.98%) Server Virtualisation
6 5 (5.81%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (5.81%) Coaching
7 4 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (4.65%) Data Protection
7 4 (4.65%) Kanban
7 4 (4.65%) Load Balancing
7 4 (4.65%) Patch Management
7 4 (4.65%) Software Distribution
8 3 (3.49%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 3 (3.49%) Open Source
8 3 (3.49%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (3.49%) Presales
8 3 (3.49%) Scrum
8 3 (3.49%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.93%) Python
2 16 (18.60%) PowerShell
3 15 (17.44%) Perl
4 12 (13.95%) Ruby
5 7 (8.14%) Bash Shell
5 7 (8.14%) Java
6 6 (6.98%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.65%) C#
8 3 (3.49%) C++
8 3 (3.49%) PHP
9 2 (2.33%) VB
9 2 (2.33%) VBScript
10 1 (1.16%) C
10 1 (1.16%) C-shell
10 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.16%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (20.93%) Security Cleared
2 13 (15.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (11.63%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (11.63%) SC Cleared
4 8 (9.30%) CCNA
5 7 (8.14%) MCP
6 6 (6.98%) DV Cleared
6 6 (6.98%) MCSA
7 4 (4.65%) CCNP
8 3 (3.49%) Degree
8 3 (3.49%) MCSE
9 2 (2.33%) CCENT
9 2 (2.33%) MCITP
9 2 (2.33%) NCDA
9 2 (2.33%) VCP5
10 1 (1.16%) CCAA
10 1 (1.16%) CCNP Voice
10 1 (1.16%) RHCA
10 1 (1.16%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) SLA
2 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.16%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 56 (65.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (38.37%) Active Directory
3 27 (31.40%) vSphere
4 9 (10.47%) Hyper-V
5 5 (5.81%) VMware ESX
5 5 (5.81%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (4.65%) NFS
6 4 (4.65%) vCloud
6 4 (4.65%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (4.65%) XenApp
7 3 (3.49%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (3.49%) XenServer
8 2 (2.33%) KVM
9 1 (1.16%) Docker
9 1 (1.16%) Postfix
9 1 (1.16%) qmail
9 1 (1.16%) Sendmail
9 1 (1.16%) Varnish
9 1 (1.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (1.16%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 13 (15.12%) Puppet
2 6 (6.98%) CFEngine
2 6 (6.98%) SCOM
3 5 (5.81%) Ansible
3 5 (5.81%) Backup Exec
4 3 (3.49%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.49%) SCCM
5 2 (2.33%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (2.33%) Nagios
5 2 (2.33%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.33%) Perfmon
5 2 (2.33%) SCOrch
5 2 (2.33%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.33%) WSUS
6 1 (1.16%) Grafana
6 1 (1.16%) Graphite
6 1 (1.16%) Kibana
6 1 (1.16%) logstash
6 1 (1.16%) Salt
6 1 (1.16%) SELinux
Vendors
1 29 (33.72%) Cisco
2 26 (30.23%) Microsoft
3 22 (25.58%) Citrix
4 14 (16.28%) Red Hat
5 11 (12.79%) HP
5 11 (12.79%) IBM
6 8 (9.30%) NetApp
7 7 (8.14%) Dell
8 6 (6.98%) EMC
8 6 (6.98%) Hitachi
8 6 (6.98%) Juniper
9 5 (5.81%) Intel
9 5 (5.81%) Oracle
10 4 (4.65%) F5
11 3 (3.49%) LANDesk
11 3 (3.49%) Symantec
11 3 (3.49%) Veeam
11 3 (3.49%) Veritas
12 1 (1.16%) Sitecore
12 1 (1.16%) SolarWinds
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