The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had VMware Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Engineer
Rank 236 232 222
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 33 34 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.36% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.38% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 23 17
Median daily rate £275 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £280 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £420 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £40.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.98% +62.00%
VMware Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8397 9052 8442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.36% 94.71% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4998 5287 4554
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 377 426 428
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.14 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.11% -0.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.37 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

VMware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured VMware Engineer in the job title.

VMware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VMware Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

VMware Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

VMware Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

VMware Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

VMware Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

VMware Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

VMware Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +24 24 £275 -14.06% 2
Hampshire -7 4 £240 -39.04% 4
Oxfordshire - 2 £325 -
Buckinghamshire +10 1 £175 -50.00% 1
Kent 0 1 £350 -6.66%
Surrey -5 1 £350 +16.66% 5
VMware Engineer
England

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, VMware Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring VMware Engineer in the job title.

1 95 (100.00%) VMware
2 45 (47.37%) Windows
3 39 (41.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (41.05%) SQL
3 39 (41.05%) Active Directory
4 32 (33.68%) Windows Server
5 30 (31.58%) Change Management
6 29 (30.53%) DNS
7 25 (26.32%) Linux
8 22 (23.16%) Cisco
8 22 (23.16%) VMware ESXi
8 22 (23.16%) vSphere
9 21 (22.11%) Performance Monitoring
9 21 (22.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (22.11%) Solaris
9 21 (22.11%) LDAP
10 20 (21.05%) Java
10 20 (21.05%) Incident Management
11 19 (20.00%) Data Centre
12 17 (17.89%) Firewall
12 17 (17.89%) MS Exchange
13 16 (16.84%) LAN
13 16 (16.84%) Microsoft
13 16 (16.84%) NetApp
14 15 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
15 14 (14.74%) WAN
16 13 (13.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 11 (11.58%) F5
18 10 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
18 10 (10.53%) CentOS

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 17 (17.89%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.32%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.26%) OpenStack
4 5 (5.26%) WordPress
5 4 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.05%) Confluence
6 1 (1.05%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Office 365
2 1 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (30.53%) DNS
2 21 (22.11%) LDAP
3 17 (17.89%) Firewall
4 16 (16.84%) LAN
5 14 (14.74%) WAN
6 10 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (10.53%) SAN
7 6 (6.32%) DHCP
8 5 (5.26%) Intranet
8 5 (5.26%) TCP/IP
9 4 (4.21%) Network Security
10 3 (3.16%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (3.16%) iSCSI
10 3 (3.16%) NAS
11 2 (2.11%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (2.11%) FCoE
11 2 (2.11%) VLAN
11 2 (2.11%) VoIP
11 2 (2.11%) VPN
12 1 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.42%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.05%) Big Data
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Ant
1 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.05%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.05%) JIRA
1 1 (1.05%) Maven
General
1 4 (4.21%) Finance
2 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.05%) Advertising
3 1 (1.05%) Electronics
3 1 (1.05%) Legal
3 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.05%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.37%) Replication
3 5 (5.26%) FlexPod
4 3 (3.16%) Statistics
5 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (2.11%) PKI
6 1 (1.05%) Clustering
6 1 (1.05%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.05%) e-Health
6 1 (1.05%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (1.05%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.05%) Handset
6 1 (1.05%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 45 (47.37%) Windows
2 32 (33.68%) Windows Server
3 25 (26.32%) Linux
4 21 (22.11%) Solaris
4 21 (22.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (10.53%) CentOS
7 9 (9.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (7.37%) Data ONTAP
9 5 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (3.16%) Unix
10 3 (3.16%) Windows 7
11 2 (2.11%) Mac OS
11 2 (2.11%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.05%) SUSE
12 1 (1.05%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (31.58%) Change Management
2 21 (22.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 20 (21.05%) Incident Management
4 8 (8.42%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (7.37%) Data Management
6 6 (6.32%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (5.26%) Migration
8 4 (4.21%) ITIL
8 4 (4.21%) Virtual Environments
9 3 (3.16%) Data Centre Operations
9 3 (3.16%) DevOps
9 3 (3.16%) Line Management
9 3 (3.16%) Network Design
9 3 (3.16%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (3.16%) Problem Management
10 2 (2.11%) Capacity Management
10 2 (2.11%) Converged Infrastructure
10 2 (2.11%) Open Source
10 2 (2.11%) Service Management
11 1 (1.05%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (41.05%) SQL
2 20 (21.05%) Java
3 6 (6.32%) PowerShell
4 4 (4.21%) Python
5 3 (3.16%) Ruby
6 1 (1.05%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.05%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 13 (13.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.32%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.26%) CCNP
4 5 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.21%) CCNA
5 4 (4.21%) Degree
5 4 (4.21%) MCSE
5 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.16%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.11%) DBS Check
7 2 (2.11%) MCSA
7 2 (2.11%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (2.11%) VCP5
8 1 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.05%) NCDA
8 1 (1.05%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) SLA
2 2 (2.11%) QA
3 1 (1.05%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (41.05%) Active Directory
1 39 (41.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (23.16%) VMware ESXi
2 22 (23.16%) vSphere
3 8 (8.42%) NFS
4 4 (4.21%) vCloud
4 4 (4.21%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.16%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.11%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.11%) XenApp
7 1 (1.05%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.05%) KVM
7 1 (1.05%) VMFS
7 1 (1.05%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (6.32%) vRealize
2 3 (3.16%) Nagios
2 3 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.16%) Puppet
2 3 (3.16%) SCCM
2 3 (3.16%) SCOM
3 1 (1.05%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.05%) cPanel
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.05%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (1.05%) WSUS
Vendors
1 95 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (23.16%) Cisco
3 16 (16.84%) Microsoft
3 16 (16.84%) NetApp
4 11 (11.58%) F5
5 10 (10.53%) Red Hat
6 9 (9.47%) Citrix
7 8 (8.42%) EMC
8 5 (5.26%) Oracle
9 3 (3.16%) Juniper
10 2 (2.11%) Apple
10 2 (2.11%) CommVault
10 2 (2.11%) Intel Security
10 2 (2.11%) Nimsoft
11 1 (1.05%) Acronis
11 1 (1.05%) CA
11 1 (1.05%) IBM
11 1 (1.05%) SAP
11 1 (1.05%) Symantec