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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Engineer
England / South East
Rank 200 215 232
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +17
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 33 40 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.48% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.51% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 29 14
Median daily rate £360 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £322 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £424 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.42% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £48.90 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.21% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +212.50%

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
6771 7870 8682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.25% 94.24% 93.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3911 4624 4712
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 336 412 423
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.02 £10.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £52.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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
Hampshire +13 12 £400 +14.28% 2
Berkshire +4 10 £308 -12.14% 3
Surrey +19 5 £400 - 2
Buckinghamshire +4 5 £300 -7.69% 1
Sussex - 1 £250 -
VMware Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 70 (100.00%) VMware
2 37 (52.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (42.86%) Windows
4 27 (38.57%) Windows Server
5 23 (32.86%) DNS
6 21 (30.00%) Active Directory
7 20 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (25.71%) Cisco
9 16 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (21.43%) vSphere
10 15 (21.43%) Microsoft
10 15 (21.43%) SQL
11 14 (20.00%) Java
11 14 (20.00%) Solaris
11 14 (20.00%) LDAP
11 14 (20.00%) EMC
11 14 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
11 14 (20.00%) PowerShell
11 14 (20.00%) Data Centre
12 13 (18.57%) HP
12 13 (18.57%) Change Management
12 13 (18.57%) SAN
12 13 (18.57%) Incident Management
12 13 (18.57%) Security Cleared
13 12 (17.14%) SC Cleared
13 12 (17.14%) MS Exchange
14 11 (15.71%) Linux
14 11 (15.71%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (14.29%) LAN
15 10 (14.29%) WAN

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 12 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 10 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (10.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.43%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Office 365
2 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.43%) IaaS
3 1 (1.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (32.86%) DNS
2 14 (20.00%) LDAP
3 13 (18.57%) SAN
4 10 (14.29%) LAN
4 10 (14.29%) NAS
4 10 (14.29%) WAN
5 8 (11.43%) DHCP
6 6 (8.57%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (8.57%) Firewall
6 6 (8.57%) Skype
6 6 (8.57%) SMTP
6 6 (8.57%) VLAN
7 3 (4.29%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (2.86%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.86%) MPLS
8 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.86%) VSAN
9 1 (1.43%) IGMP
9 1 (1.43%) VPN
9 1 (1.43%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (7.14%) Retail
2 4 (5.71%) Local Government
3 2 (2.86%) Finance
3 2 (2.86%) Legal
3 2 (2.86%) Publishing
4 1 (1.43%) Law
4 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.43%) LAMP
1 1 (1.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.00%) EMC VNX
3 5 (7.14%) EMC VMAX
3 5 (7.14%) VCE vBlock
4 4 (5.71%) FlexPod
5 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.43%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.43%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.43%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (42.86%) Windows
2 27 (38.57%) Windows Server
3 20 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (20.00%) Solaris
6 11 (15.71%) Linux
6 11 (15.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (8.57%) Android
8 5 (7.14%) SUSE
9 3 (4.29%) CentOS
10 2 (2.86%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (2.86%) Unix
10 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.43%) Debian
11 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 13 (18.57%) Change Management
2 13 (18.57%) Incident Management
3 7 (10.00%) ITIL
4 6 (8.57%) Data Centre Operations
4 6 (8.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 6 (8.57%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (8.57%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 6 (8.57%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 5 (7.14%) Converged Infrastructure
6 4 (5.71%) Migration
7 2 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.86%) High Availability
7 2 (2.86%) Server Building
7 2 (2.86%) Server Monitoring
7 2 (2.86%) Server Patching
8 1 (1.43%) DevOps
8 1 (1.43%) Fault Analysis
8 1 (1.43%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.43%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.43%) SQL
2 14 (20.00%) Java
2 14 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (8.57%) VB
4 5 (7.14%) VBScript
5 1 (1.43%) Python
5 1 (1.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (18.57%) Security Cleared
2 12 (17.14%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.86%) CCNA
4 2 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.86%) MCP
5 1 (1.43%) MCSA
5 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (52.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 15 (21.43%) vSphere
4 4 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.86%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.86%) vCloud
5 2 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.86%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (14.29%) AirWatch
2 6 (8.57%) NetBackup
2 6 (8.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (8.57%) WSUS
3 5 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (2.86%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (2.86%) HP SIM
4 2 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.86%) PowerCLI
4 2 (2.86%) Puppet
4 2 (2.86%) SCCM
5 1 (1.43%) Nagios
5 1 (1.43%) OpenView
5 1 (1.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 70 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (25.71%) Cisco
3 15 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 14 (20.00%) EMC
5 13 (18.57%) HP
6 10 (14.29%) Citrix
7 6 (8.57%) MobileIron
7 6 (8.57%) Symantec
8 5 (7.14%) NetApp
9 3 (4.29%) Brocade
9 3 (4.29%) Dell
9 3 (4.29%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.43%) CommVault
10 1 (1.43%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (1.43%) Riverbed