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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 36 29 29
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Contract jobs citing VMware 34 55 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 4.74% 5.86% 5.64%
As % of the Vendors category 8.27% 11.70% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 39 22
Median daily rate £325 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £254 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £479 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.70% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £55.65 £26.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £26.60 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-15.41% +18.22%

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
411 470 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 57.24% 50.05% 44.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 251 224
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £520 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 45 5
Median hourly rate £30.91 £30.45 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% +62.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £11.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.33 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 53 (75.71%) Windows
2 33 (47.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (44.29%) Linux
4 28 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 27 (38.57%) Windows Server
6 25 (35.71%) Active Directory
7 22 (31.43%) SAN
7 22 (31.43%) Solaris
8 21 (30.00%) Data Centre
9 19 (27.14%) NetApp
9 19 (27.14%) Cisco
10 18 (25.71%) EMC
11 17 (24.29%) AIX
11 17 (24.29%) Unix
12 16 (22.86%) IBM
12 16 (22.86%) Shell Script
13 15 (21.43%) Mainframe
14 14 (20.00%) Law
14 14 (20.00%) Citrix
14 14 (20.00%) EMC VNX
14 14 (20.00%) EMC VMAX
14 14 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
15 13 (18.57%) Windows Server 2008
15 13 (18.57%) Firewall
16 12 (17.14%) Hyper-V
17 10 (14.29%) DNS
17 10 (14.29%) MS Exchange
18 9 (12.86%) HP
19 8 (11.43%) Finance
19 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003

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 10 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.86%) Apache
2 2 (2.86%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.43%) Confluence
3 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.43%) SAS
3 1 (1.43%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Project
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) Office 365
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.43%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 22 (31.43%) SAN
2 13 (18.57%) Firewall
3 10 (14.29%) DNS
4 7 (10.00%) DHCP
5 5 (7.14%) LAN
5 5 (7.14%) MPLS
5 5 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 5 (7.14%) WAN
6 4 (5.71%) LDAP
7 3 (4.29%) Internet
7 3 (4.29%) SSL
7 3 (4.29%) VoIP
8 2 (2.86%) BGP
8 2 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (2.86%) OSPF
8 2 (2.86%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.43%) IOS XR
9 1 (1.43%) Junos
9 1 (1.43%) MRTG
9 1 (1.43%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.43%) DB2
2 1 (1.43%) MySQL
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.43%) Gerrit
2 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.43%) JIRA
2 1 (1.43%) MSI
General
1 14 (20.00%) Law
2 8 (11.43%) Finance
3 3 (4.29%) Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 9 (12.86%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (11.43%) Support Engineer
3 8 (11.43%) Windows Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) Architect
4 6 (8.57%) Exchange Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) Project Manager
4 6 (8.57%) Server Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Active Directory Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Storage Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Administrator
6 4 (5.71%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 15 (21.43%) Mainframe
3 14 (20.00%) EMC VMAX
3 14 (20.00%) EMC VNX
3 14 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.71%) Blackberry
5 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.86%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (2.86%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.43%) AS400
7 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.43%) Clustering
7 1 (1.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.43%) iSeries
7 1 (1.43%) Replication
7 1 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 53 (75.71%) Windows
2 31 (44.29%) Linux
3 27 (38.57%) Windows Server
4 22 (31.43%) Solaris
5 17 (24.29%) AIX
5 17 (24.29%) Unix
6 13 (18.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (5.71%) Ubuntu
10 3 (4.29%) Debian
10 3 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (2.86%) Android
12 1 (1.43%) CentOS
12 1 (1.43%) Mac OS
12 1 (1.43%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.43%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
12 1 (1.43%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (8.57%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (5.71%) ITIL
2 4 (5.71%) Project Management
2 4 (5.71%) Validation
2 4 (5.71%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (4.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (4.29%) DevOps
3 3 (4.29%) Migration
3 3 (4.29%) PRINCE2
3 3 (4.29%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (2.86%) Business Continuity
4 2 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (2.86%) Email Management
4 2 (2.86%) Network Design
4 2 (2.86%) Network Management
4 2 (2.86%) Service Design
4 2 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (2.86%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (2.86%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.86%) Shell Script
2 5 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.14%) SQL
3 3 (4.29%) Perl
3 3 (4.29%) Python
4 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.43%) C
5 1 (1.43%) Korn
5 1 (1.43%) Ruby
5 1 (1.43%) VB
5 1 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.57%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) CCNA
4 1 (1.43%) CCNP
4 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.43%) MCP
4 1 (1.43%) MCSA
4 1 (1.43%) MCSE
4 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.43%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (47.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (35.71%) Active Directory
3 12 (17.14%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.14%) vSphere
5 2 (2.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (2.86%) iptables
5 2 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (2.86%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.43%) Ceph
6 1 (1.43%) Docker
6 1 (1.43%) Dovecot
6 1 (1.43%) Firmware
6 1 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.43%) NFS
6 1 (1.43%) Postfix
6 1 (1.43%) Sendmail
6 1 (1.43%) Squid
6 1 (1.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (11.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 7 (10.00%) SCCM
3 6 (8.57%) SCOM
4 5 (7.14%) Puppet
5 3 (4.29%) Ansible
5 3 (4.29%) WSUS
6 2 (2.86%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (2.86%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.43%) Cacti
7 1 (1.43%) Capistrano
7 1 (1.43%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.43%) Nagios
7 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (1.43%) RANCID
7 1 (1.43%) Salt
7 1 (1.43%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.43%) vMotion
7 1 (1.43%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 28 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (27.14%) Cisco
2 19 (27.14%) NetApp
3 18 (25.71%) EMC
4 16 (22.86%) IBM
5 14 (20.00%) Citrix
6 9 (12.86%) HP
7 6 (8.57%) Oracle
7 6 (8.57%) Red Hat
8 4 (5.71%) 3PAR
9 3 (4.29%) Veeam
10 2 (2.86%) Apple
10 2 (2.86%) Dell
10 2 (2.86%) Samsung
10 2 (2.86%) Splunk
10 2 (2.86%) Veritas
11 1 (1.43%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.43%) Juniper
11 1 (1.43%) SAP
11 1 (1.43%) Sophos
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