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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Engineer
Rank 228 237 224
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 37 26 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.42% 0.28% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.29% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 14 14
Median daily rate £275 £340 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% +8.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £260 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £414 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £32.00 £40.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +90.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £44.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-27.68% +77.00%
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
8441 8947 8538
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.75% 94.98% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5035 5122 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 £250 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 425 441
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.14 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.71% -5.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +22 24 £275 -15.38% 2
Hampshire +8 7 £285 -26.45% 3
Oxfordshire +12 2 £325 -
Surrey -8 2 £340 -2.85% 4
Buckinghamshire +6 1 £175 -50.00%
West Sussex -16 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 29 June 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 47 (44.76%) Windows
3 46 (43.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 41 (39.05%) Active Directory
5 35 (33.33%) SQL
6 34 (32.38%) Linux
6 34 (32.38%) Windows Server
7 30 (28.57%) DNS
8 27 (25.71%) Cisco
9 26 (24.76%) Change Management
10 24 (22.86%) vSphere
11 23 (21.90%) VMware ESXi
12 22 (20.95%) LDAP
12 22 (20.95%) Windows Server 2012
13 21 (20.00%) Data Centre
14 19 (18.10%) NetApp
14 19 (18.10%) Firewall
15 18 (17.14%) Microsoft
15 18 (17.14%) LAN
15 18 (17.14%) MS Exchange
15 18 (17.14%) Incident Management
16 17 (16.19%) Windows Server 2008
17 16 (15.24%) WAN
17 16 (15.24%) Solaris
17 16 (15.24%) Java
17 16 (15.24%) Performance Monitoring
18 14 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 13 (12.38%) Security Cleared
19 13 (12.38%) Red Hat
20 12 (11.43%) SAN

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 18 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 12 (11.43%) OpenStack
3 11 (10.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (5.71%) Apache
4 6 (5.71%) JBoss
4 6 (5.71%) nginx
4 6 (5.71%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.71%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.71%) WebLogic
5 5 (4.76%) WordPress
6 4 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.95%) Confluence
7 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.95%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.90%) Office 365
3 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (28.57%) DNS
2 22 (20.95%) LDAP
3 19 (18.10%) Firewall
4 18 (17.14%) LAN
5 16 (15.24%) WAN
6 12 (11.43%) SAN
7 11 (10.48%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (6.67%) SMTP
8 7 (6.67%) SSL
9 6 (5.71%) DHCP
9 6 (5.71%) HTTP
9 6 (5.71%) Network Security
10 5 (4.76%) Intranet
10 5 (4.76%) TCP/IP
11 4 (3.81%) NAS
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 10 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.71%) MySQL
3 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.95%) Big Data
5 1 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
5 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 5 (4.76%) Finance
2 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.95%) Advertising
3 1 (0.95%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.95%) Electronics
3 1 (0.95%) Legal
3 1 (0.95%) Local Government
3 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.95%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.71%) LAMP
1 6 (5.71%) LEMP Stack
1 6 (5.71%) MCollective
1 6 (5.71%) Web Services
2 1 (0.95%) MAPI
2 1 (0.95%) Middleware
2 1 (0.95%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.67%) Replication
3 5 (4.76%) FlexPod
4 4 (3.81%) Statistics
5 3 (2.86%) Clustering
5 3 (2.86%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.90%) EMC VMAX
6 2 (1.90%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (1.90%) PKI
6 2 (1.90%) VCE vBlock
7 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.95%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.95%) e-Health
7 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.95%) Handset
7 1 (0.95%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 47 (44.76%) Windows
2 34 (32.38%) Linux
2 34 (32.38%) Windows Server
3 22 (20.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (16.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (15.24%) Solaris
6 11 (10.48%) CentOS
6 11 (10.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (6.67%) Data ONTAP
7 7 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (4.76%) Unix
9 4 (3.81%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.90%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.90%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.95%) AIX
11 1 (0.95%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.95%) SUSE
11 1 (0.95%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.76%) Change Management
2 18 (17.14%) Incident Management
3 16 (15.24%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (7.62%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (7.62%) Data Management
5 7 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (5.71%) Configuration Management
6 6 (5.71%) High Availability
7 5 (4.76%) Migration
8 4 (3.81%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (3.81%) Data Centre Operations
8 4 (3.81%) ITIL
8 4 (3.81%) Line Management
8 4 (3.81%) Network Design
8 4 (3.81%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (3.81%) Virtual Environments
9 3 (2.86%) Converged Infrastructure
9 3 (2.86%) Mentoring
9 3 (2.86%) Problem Management
9 3 (2.86%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 35 (33.33%) SQL
2 16 (15.24%) Java
3 10 (9.52%) Python
4 6 (5.71%) Perl
4 6 (5.71%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.86%) Ruby
6 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.95%) C#
6 1 (0.95%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 14 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 13 (12.38%) Security Cleared
3 10 (9.52%) Degree
4 9 (8.57%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.76%) CCNP
5 5 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.81%) CCNA
6 4 (3.81%) MCSE
6 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.86%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.86%) VCP5
8 2 (1.90%) DBS Check
8 2 (1.90%) MCSA
8 2 (1.90%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.95%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.95%) NCDA
9 1 (0.95%) VCP4
9 1 (0.95%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) SLA
2 2 (1.90%) QA
3 1 (0.95%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.95%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (43.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (39.05%) Active Directory
3 24 (22.86%) vSphere
4 23 (21.90%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (7.62%) NFS
6 6 (5.71%) qmail
6 6 (5.71%) Squid
7 5 (4.76%) vCloud
7 5 (4.76%) VMware ESX
7 5 (4.76%) XenDesktop
8 3 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (2.86%) XenApp
9 2 (1.90%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.95%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.95%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.95%) KVM
10 1 (0.95%) VMFS
10 1 (0.95%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (8.57%) Nagios
1 9 (8.57%) Puppet
1 9 (8.57%) vRealize
2 6 (5.71%) Cacti
2 6 (5.71%) collectd
2 6 (5.71%) Ganglia
2 6 (5.71%) Graphite
2 6 (5.71%) logstash
2 6 (5.71%) ZABBIX
3 3 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.86%) SCCM
3 3 (2.86%) SCOM
3 3 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.90%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (1.90%) WSUS
5 1 (0.95%) cPanel
5 1 (0.95%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.95%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (0.95%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 105 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (25.71%) Cisco
3 19 (18.10%) NetApp
4 18 (17.14%) Microsoft
5 13 (12.38%) Red Hat
6 11 (10.48%) F5
7 10 (9.52%) Citrix
8 9 (8.57%) EMC
9 6 (5.71%) Oracle
9 6 (5.71%) Splunk
10 4 (3.81%) IBM
10 4 (3.81%) Juniper
11 3 (2.86%) CA
11 3 (2.86%) HP
12 2 (1.90%) Apple
12 2 (1.90%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.90%) CommVault
12 2 (1.90%) Intel Security
12 2 (1.90%) Symantec
12 2 (1.90%) Veritas
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