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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Engineer
Rank 223 238 224
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 51 22 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.55% 0.24% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.25% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 9 17
Median daily rate £328 £300 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.16% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £382 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £32.00 £36.50 £21.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.32% +72.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.60 £33.70 £21.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.40 £39.30 £21.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £36.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-13.69% +71.76%
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
8849 8817 8437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 95.10% 94.64% 93.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5335 4936 4622
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 £238 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 391 423 464
Median hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 32 £300 - 2
Hampshire +2 10 £394 +14.13% 1
Oxfordshire +9 4 £200 -33.33% 2
Buckinghamshire +11 2 £425 - 1
Surrey -7 2 £321 -11.98% 1
West Sussex -28 1 £195 -25.00%
VMware Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 105 (100.00%) VMware
2 51 (48.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (46.67%) Windows
4 42 (40.00%) Linux
5 41 (39.05%) Active Directory
6 33 (31.43%) Windows Server
7 30 (28.57%) Cisco
8 29 (27.62%) DNS
9 28 (26.67%) SQL
10 25 (23.81%) vSphere
11 23 (21.90%) VMware ESXi
11 23 (21.90%) Data Centre
12 22 (20.95%) Microsoft
13 21 (20.00%) NetApp
14 20 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
14 20 (19.05%) Firewall
15 19 (18.10%) LAN
15 19 (18.10%) LDAP
15 19 (18.10%) MS Exchange
16 18 (17.14%) Change Management
16 18 (17.14%) OpenStack
17 17 (16.19%) WAN
18 16 (15.24%) Python
18 16 (15.24%) Windows Server 2008
19 15 (14.29%) Security Cleared
19 15 (14.29%) Puppet
19 15 (14.29%) Nagios
20 14 (13.33%) Citrix
20 14 (13.33%) SAN
20 14 (13.33%) Red Hat

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 19 (18.10%) MS Exchange
2 18 (17.14%) OpenStack
3 13 (12.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (11.43%) Apache
4 12 (11.43%) JBoss
4 12 (11.43%) nginx
4 12 (11.43%) Tomcat
4 12 (11.43%) WebLogic
5 6 (5.71%) SharePoint
6 5 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (4.76%) WordPress
7 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.95%) Confluence
9 1 (0.95%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.95%) MS Office
1 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.95%) IaaS
2 1 (0.95%) Office 365
2 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (27.62%) DNS
2 20 (19.05%) Firewall
3 19 (18.10%) LAN
3 19 (18.10%) LDAP
4 17 (16.19%) WAN
5 14 (13.33%) SAN
6 13 (12.38%) SMTP
6 13 (12.38%) SSL
7 12 (11.43%) HTTP
8 11 (10.48%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (7.62%) DHCP
10 6 (5.71%) Network Security
11 5 (4.76%) Intranet
11 5 (4.76%) NAS
11 5 (4.76%) TCP/IP
12 3 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
12 3 (2.86%) iSCSI
13 2 (1.90%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (1.90%) FCoE
13 2 (1.90%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.43%) MySQL
1 12 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.95%) Big Data
4 1 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.95%) Ant
2 1 (0.95%) git-flow
2 1 (0.95%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.95%) JIRA
2 1 (0.95%) Maven
2 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (5.71%) Finance
2 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.90%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.90%) Electronics
3 2 (1.90%) Local Government
3 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.90%) Marketing
4 1 (0.95%) Advertising
4 1 (0.95%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.43%) LAMP
1 12 (11.43%) LEMP Stack
1 12 (11.43%) MCollective
1 12 (11.43%) Web Services
2 1 (0.95%) MAPI
2 1 (0.95%) Middleware
2 1 (0.95%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.90%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.67%) Replication
3 5 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.76%) FlexPod
4 4 (3.81%) Clustering
4 4 (3.81%) Statistics
5 3 (2.86%) EMC VMAX
5 3 (2.86%) EMC VNX
5 3 (2.86%) VCE vBlock
6 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.90%) PKI
7 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.95%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.95%) e-Health
7 1 (0.95%) Handset
7 1 (0.95%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 49 (46.67%) Windows
2 42 (40.00%) Linux
3 33 (31.43%) Windows Server
4 20 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (15.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (10.48%) CentOS
6 11 (10.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (7.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (6.67%) Data ONTAP
8 7 (6.67%) Solaris
9 6 (5.71%) Unix
10 4 (3.81%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.90%) AIX
12 1 (0.95%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.95%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.95%) SUSE
12 1 (0.95%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.95%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (17.14%) Change Management
2 13 (12.38%) High Availability
3 12 (11.43%) Configuration Management
3 12 (11.43%) Incident Management
4 8 (7.62%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (6.67%) Data Management
5 7 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (3.81%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (3.81%) Converged Infrastructure
6 4 (3.81%) Data Centre Operations
6 4 (3.81%) ITIL
6 4 (3.81%) Line Management
6 4 (3.81%) Mentoring
6 4 (3.81%) Network Design
6 4 (3.81%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (2.86%) Problem Management
7 3 (2.86%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (2.86%) Software Architecture
7 3 (2.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (26.67%) SQL
2 16 (15.24%) Python
3 12 (11.43%) Perl
4 7 (6.67%) Java
5 6 (5.71%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.86%) Ruby
7 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.95%) C#
7 1 (0.95%) C-shell
7 1 (0.95%) VB
7 1 (0.95%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 14 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (11.43%) Degree
4 11 (10.48%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.76%) CCNP
5 5 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.81%) CCNA
6 4 (3.81%) VCP5
7 3 (2.86%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.86%) MCSE
7 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.90%) DBS Check
8 2 (1.90%) MCSA
8 2 (1.90%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (1.90%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.95%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.95%) NCDA
9 1 (0.95%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.76%) SLA
2 2 (1.90%) QA
3 1 (0.95%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.95%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 51 (48.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (39.05%) Active Directory
3 25 (23.81%) vSphere
4 23 (21.90%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (11.43%) qmail
5 12 (11.43%) Squid
6 8 (7.62%) NFS
7 7 (6.67%) VMware ESX
8 6 (5.71%) XenDesktop
9 5 (4.76%) vCloud
10 4 (3.81%) XenApp
11 2 (1.90%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (1.90%) Hyper-V
11 2 (1.90%) ISA Server
11 2 (1.90%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.95%) KVM
12 1 (0.95%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 15 (14.29%) Nagios
1 15 (14.29%) Puppet
2 12 (11.43%) Cacti
2 12 (11.43%) collectd
2 12 (11.43%) Ganglia
2 12 (11.43%) Graphite
2 12 (11.43%) logstash
2 12 (11.43%) ZABBIX
3 10 (9.52%) vRealize
4 5 (4.76%) SCCM
4 5 (4.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (3.81%) WSUS
6 3 (2.86%) Backup Exec
6 3 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (2.86%) SCOM
7 2 (1.90%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (1.90%) ServiceCenter
7 2 (1.90%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.95%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 105 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (28.57%) Cisco
3 22 (20.95%) Microsoft
4 21 (20.00%) NetApp
5 14 (13.33%) Citrix
5 14 (13.33%) Red Hat
6 12 (11.43%) Splunk
7 11 (10.48%) F5
8 10 (9.52%) EMC
9 8 (7.62%) Oracle
10 6 (5.71%) HP
10 6 (5.71%) IBM
11 5 (4.76%) Juniper
12 4 (3.81%) CA
12 4 (3.81%) Symantec
13 3 (2.86%) BMC
13 3 (2.86%) CheckPoint
13 3 (2.86%) Veritas
14 2 (1.90%) CommVault
14 2 (1.90%) Dell
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