The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Server over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Server
Rank 237 262 238
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -24
Contract jobs citing VMware Server 9 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.010% 0.058%
As % of the System Software category 0.91% 0.084% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 5
Average daily rate £308 - £200
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 - £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 - £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £225 £275
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.56 - £22.50
VMware Server
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

System Software Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
988 1189 1034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.54% 12.46% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 580 591 465
Average daily rate £350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £485 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 121 140
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.50 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

VMware Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Server across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Server Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VMware Server
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 Server across the South East region.

VMware Server Daily Rate Trend in the South East

VMware Server
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Server across the South East region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

VMware Server Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

VMware Server
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 Server across the South East region.

VMware Server Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

VMware Server
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Server within the South East region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 5 £365 - 1
Middlesex - 2 £550 -
Hampshire +5 1 £250 -
East Sussex - 1 £200 -
VMware Server
England

VMware Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing VMware Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Server.

1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
3 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (30.77%) HP
6 4 (30.77%) DNS
6 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
7 3 (23.08%) Citrix
7 3 (23.08%) Change Management
7 3 (23.08%) SLA
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco
7 3 (23.08%) MS Office
7 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
7 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (23.08%) Server Building
7 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
8 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
8 2 (15.38%) Korn
8 2 (15.38%) Xen
8 2 (15.38%) QA
8 2 (15.38%) Egenera
8 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
8 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
8 2 (15.38%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (15.38%) Patch Management

VMware Server
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing VMware Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) DHCP
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) SMTP
2 2 (15.38%) SNMP
3 1 (7.69%) FCoE
3 1 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
3 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) MPLS
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) PVCS
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Server Support
1 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Server Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Unix Scripter
2 2 (15.38%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Wintel Server Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Wintel Support
2 2 (15.38%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (7.69%) Head of Support
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Unix Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (7.69%) FMCG
3 1 (7.69%) iPad
3 1 (7.69%) iPhone
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Solaris
5 2 (15.38%) Unix
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Change Management
1 3 (23.08%) Server Building
2 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Patch Management
2 2 (15.38%) Security Management
2 2 (15.38%) Security Patching
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
3 1 (7.69%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
1 2 (15.38%) Korn
1 2 (15.38%) Perl
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
1 2 (15.38%) VB
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) BC Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) CCNA
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
2 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) NFS
3 2 (15.38%) Samba
3 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
3 2 (15.38%) Xen
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (15.38%) Tivoli
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) HP
3 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) Citrix
5 2 (15.38%) Egenera
5 2 (15.38%) EMC
5 2 (15.38%) IBM
5 2 (15.38%) Juniper
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) Serena
6 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
6 1 (7.69%) Dell
6 1 (7.69%) Fujitsu
6 1 (7.69%) JD Edwards
6 1 (7.69%) Veeam