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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 40 40 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware 43 30 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 4.74% 3.44% 4.44%
As % of the Vendors category 9.37% 6.62% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 14 32
Median daily rate £380 £409 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.01% +14.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £148 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £542 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.62 £24.75 £19.13
% change year-on-year
+11.59% +29.41%
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
459 453 498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 50.61% 52.01% 50.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 231 218
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 20 15
Median hourly rate £19.61 £21.55 £14.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +46.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £17.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.33 £22.50 £18.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 31 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 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 55 (55.56%) Windows
2 53 (53.54%) Linux
3 49 (49.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (42.42%) Windows Server
5 35 (35.35%) Cisco
6 34 (34.34%) Active Directory
7 30 (30.30%) Python
8 29 (29.29%) Microsoft
9 25 (25.25%) DNS
10 23 (23.23%) vSphere
11 22 (22.22%) Perl
12 21 (21.21%) Citrix
12 21 (21.21%) SAN
12 21 (21.21%) High Availability
13 20 (20.20%) Puppet
13 20 (20.20%) MySQL
14 19 (19.19%) Amazon AWS
14 19 (19.19%) Windows Server 2008
15 18 (18.18%) TCP/IP
15 18 (18.18%) OpenStack
16 17 (17.17%) Microsoft Certification
16 17 (17.17%) Configuration Management
17 16 (16.16%) Cisco Certification
17 16 (16.16%) IBM
17 16 (16.16%) Apache
17 16 (16.16%) Tomcat
17 16 (16.16%) Security Cleared
17 16 (16.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 15 (15.15%) Nagios
19 14 (14.14%) logstash

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 (18.18%) OpenStack
2 16 (16.16%) Apache
2 16 (16.16%) Tomcat
3 14 (14.14%) JBoss
3 14 (14.14%) WebLogic
4 13 (13.13%) nginx
5 11 (11.11%) MS Exchange
6 3 (3.03%) Node.js
6 3 (3.03%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.01%) CMS
8 1 (1.01%) Drupal
8 1 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.01%) Joomla!
8 1 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.01%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.01%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (8.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.01%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (19.19%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.05%) IaaS
2 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.02%) SaaS
4 1 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.01%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.01%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.01%) CloudBees
4 1 (1.01%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 25 (25.25%) DNS
2 21 (21.21%) SAN
3 18 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 14 (14.14%) Firewall
4 14 (14.14%) SMTP
4 14 (14.14%) SSL
5 13 (13.13%) Fibre Channel
5 13 (13.13%) HTTP
5 13 (13.13%) LDAP
6 9 (9.09%) Ethernet
7 8 (8.08%) MPLS
8 7 (7.07%) DHCP
9 6 (6.06%) NAS
9 6 (6.06%) NetScaler
10 5 (5.05%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (5.05%) LAN
10 5 (5.05%) VPN
11 4 (4.04%) Internet
12 3 (3.03%) VoIP
12 3 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.20%) MySQL
2 11 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.04%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.03%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.01%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (7.07%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.06%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.04%) JIRA
3 4 (4.04%) Maven
4 2 (2.02%) Ant
4 2 (2.02%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.01%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.01%) Gradle
5 1 (1.01%) Subversion
5 1 (1.01%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (8.08%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.07%) Finance
3 2 (2.02%) Electronics
3 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.02%) Marketing
4 1 (1.01%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.01%) Publishing
4 1 (1.01%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (29.29%) Support Engineer
2 23 (23.23%) VMware Engineer
3 15 (15.15%) VMware Support Engineer
4 14 (14.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (13.13%) Linux Engineer
6 12 (12.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 12 (12.12%) AWS Engineer
7 11 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
8 10 (10.10%) Architect
8 10 (10.10%) Cloud Engineer
8 10 (10.10%) Linux Support
8 10 (10.10%) Linux Support Engineer
9 9 (9.09%) Applications Support
9 9 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
9 9 (9.09%) Virtualisation Engineer
10 8 (8.08%) 3rd Line Support
11 6 (6.06%) Technical Support
12 5 (5.05%) Administrator
12 5 (5.05%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (5.05%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.14%) LAMP
1 14 (14.14%) Web Services
2 13 (13.13%) LEMP Stack
2 13 (13.13%) MCollective
3 3 (3.03%) .NET
3 3 (3.03%) MSMQ
4 2 (2.02%) Middleware
4 2 (2.02%) XML
5 1 (1.01%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.01%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.01%) CSS
5 1 (1.01%) CSS3
5 1 (1.01%) HTML
5 1 (1.01%) HTML5
5 1 (1.01%) jQuery
5 1 (1.01%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.01%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.01%) Servlets
5 1 (1.01%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (1.01%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.13%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.08%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.05%) FlexPod
4 4 (4.04%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.03%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.02%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.02%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.02%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.01%) Clustering
7 1 (1.01%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.01%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.01%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 55 (55.56%) Windows
2 53 (53.54%) Linux
3 42 (42.42%) Windows Server
4 19 (19.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (14.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (10.10%) Unix
8 6 (6.06%) Solaris
8 6 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (4.04%) CentOS
9 4 (4.04%) Data ONTAP
10 3 (3.03%) SUSE
11 2 (2.02%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.01%) AIX
12 1 (1.01%) Debian
12 1 (1.01%) Fedora
12 1 (1.01%) HPUX
12 1 (1.01%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.01%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.01%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.21%) High Availability
2 17 (17.17%) Configuration Management
3 11 (11.11%) ITIL
4 9 (9.09%) DevOps
4 9 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 7 (7.07%) Mentoring
6 6 (6.06%) Data Protection
7 5 (5.05%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.05%) Coaching
7 5 (5.05%) Presales
8 4 (4.04%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (4.04%) Customer Engagement
8 4 (4.04%) Kanban
8 4 (4.04%) Server Virtualisation
8 4 (4.04%) Software Architecture
9 3 (3.03%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 3 (3.03%) ITSM
9 3 (3.03%) Migration
9 3 (3.03%) Open Source
9 3 (3.03%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 30 (30.30%) Python
2 22 (22.22%) Perl
3 14 (14.14%) PowerShell
4 11 (11.11%) Ruby
5 6 (6.06%) Java
6 4 (4.04%) C#
7 3 (3.03%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.03%) C++
7 3 (3.03%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.03%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.02%) AWK
8 2 (2.02%) PHP
8 2 (2.02%) sed
8 2 (2.02%) VB
8 2 (2.02%) VBScript
9 1 (1.01%) C
9 1 (1.01%) C-shell
9 1 (1.01%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (17.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (16.16%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (16.16%) Security Cleared
2 16 (16.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 14 (14.14%) CCNA
4 10 (10.10%) MCP
4 10 (10.10%) MCSA
5 9 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 8 (8.08%) Degree
7 6 (6.06%) MCSE
8 5 (5.05%) DV Cleared
9 4 (4.04%) CCNP
10 2 (2.02%) CCENT
10 2 (2.02%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (2.02%) HNC
10 2 (2.02%) MCITP
10 2 (2.02%) NCDA
10 2 (2.02%) RHCSA
10 2 (2.02%) VCP5
11 1 (1.01%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.01%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 49 (49.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (34.34%) Active Directory
3 23 (23.23%) vSphere
4 14 (14.14%) Hyper-V
4 14 (14.14%) qmail
5 13 (13.13%) Squid
6 6 (6.06%) XenServer
7 5 (5.05%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (4.04%) NFS
8 4 (4.04%) vCloud
8 4 (4.04%) VMware ESX
8 4 (4.04%) XenApp
9 3 (3.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 3 (3.03%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (2.02%) KVM
11 1 (1.01%) Docker
11 1 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (1.01%) Postfix
11 1 (1.01%) Sendmail
11 1 (1.01%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 20 (20.20%) Puppet
2 15 (15.15%) Nagios
3 14 (14.14%) Cacti
3 14 (14.14%) Graphite
3 14 (14.14%) logstash
3 14 (14.14%) ZABBIX
4 13 (13.13%) collectd
4 13 (13.13%) Ganglia
5 6 (6.06%) SCOM
6 5 (5.05%) Ansible
7 4 (4.04%) Backup Exec
8 3 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (3.03%) SCCM
8 3 (3.03%) vMotion
9 2 (2.02%) Perfmon
9 2 (2.02%) SCOrch
9 2 (2.02%) SCVMM
10 1 (1.01%) NetBackup
10 1 (1.01%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 1 (1.01%) Simpana
Vendors
1 35 (35.35%) Cisco
2 29 (29.29%) Microsoft
3 21 (21.21%) Citrix
4 16 (16.16%) IBM
5 14 (14.14%) HP
6 13 (13.13%) Splunk
7 12 (12.12%) Red Hat
8 11 (11.11%) Dell
9 10 (10.10%) Hitachi
10 9 (9.09%) Intel
11 6 (6.06%) EMC
11 6 (6.06%) Juniper
11 6 (6.06%) NetApp
11 6 (6.06%) Oracle
12 5 (5.05%) F5
12 5 (5.05%) Veritas
13 3 (3.03%) 3PAR
13 3 (3.03%) LANDesk
13 3 (3.03%) Remedy
13 3 (3.03%) Symantec
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