The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 12 11 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware 8 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 5.93% 7.36% 6.58%
As % of the Vendors category 8.99% 12.75% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 16
Median daily rate £385 £376 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% -5.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £233 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £424 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.62% +14.44%

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

Vendors Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
89 149 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 65.93% 57.75% 55.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 87 96
Median daily rate £425 £390 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +22.85%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Slough

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Slough region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Slough region with a requirement for VMware.

1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (50.00%) Linux
4 9 (40.91%) FTP
4 9 (40.91%) HTTP
4 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
4 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (36.36%) Telecoms
6 7 (31.82%) vSphere
6 7 (31.82%) DNS
7 6 (27.27%) Cisco
7 6 (27.27%) Unix
7 6 (27.27%) Electronics
7 6 (27.27%) VLAN
7 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (22.73%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
8 5 (22.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (22.73%) Incident Management
8 5 (22.73%) IIS
9 4 (18.18%) MySQL
9 4 (18.18%) HTML
9 4 (18.18%) ITIL
9 4 (18.18%) SAP
9 4 (18.18%) CSS
9 4 (18.18%) Apache
9 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (18.18%) SSL
9 4 (18.18%) SNMP

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 5 (22.73%) IIS
2 4 (18.18%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) FTP
1 9 (40.91%) HTTP
1 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
2 7 (31.82%) DNS
3 6 (27.27%) VLAN
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (18.18%) Firewall
5 4 (18.18%) ICMP
5 4 (18.18%) IGMP
5 4 (18.18%) IPv4
5 4 (18.18%) SNMP
5 4 (18.18%) SSL
6 3 (13.64%) ATM
6 3 (13.64%) BGP
6 3 (13.64%) Ethernet
6 3 (13.64%) IPv6
6 3 (13.64%) MPLS
6 3 (13.64%) OSPF
6 3 (13.64%) RSVP
6 3 (13.64%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 8 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 6 (27.27%) Electronics
3 4 (18.18%) Finance
3 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 4 (18.18%) Marketing
4 2 (9.09%) Billing
4 2 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) VMware Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) FlexPod Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) VMware Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Web Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.55%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Data Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Web Hosting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) CSS
1 4 (18.18%) HTML
1 4 (18.18%) Middleware
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) IPTV
1 4 (18.18%) Over-the-Top Content
1 4 (18.18%) Video on Demand
2 3 (13.64%) STB
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (9.09%) FlexPod
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.55%) Clustering
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Linux
3 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (27.27%) Unix
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
6 4 (18.18%) Android
6 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (9.09%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Incident Management
1 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Network Architecture
2 4 (18.18%) Programme Management
3 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 2 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (9.09%) DevOps
3 2 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Presales
4 1 (4.55%) Release Management
4 1 (4.55%) Resource Management
4 1 (4.55%) Security Auditing
4 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
2 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) C
3 1 (4.55%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (13.64%) CCIP
2 3 (13.64%) CCNA
2 3 (13.64%) CCNP
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.64%) JNCIA
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.55%) MCSE
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (31.82%) vSphere
3 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.55%) Docker
5 1 (4.55%) Firmware
5 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.55%) vCloud
5 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Nagios
2 2 (9.09%) vRealize
2 2 (9.09%) WSUS
3 1 (4.55%) Ansible
3 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Cisco
2 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 4 (18.18%) SAP
3 3 (13.64%) Ericsson
3 3 (13.64%) Huawei
3 3 (13.64%) Juniper
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) NetApp
4 1 (4.55%) EMC
4 1 (4.55%) F5
4 1 (4.55%) Hitachi
4 1 (4.55%) Veeam