The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 10 December 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 23 34 29
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware 525 480 622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.78% 5.09% 6.30%
As % of the Vendors category 13.86% 10.72% 13.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 297 322
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 20 28
Median hourly rate £27.50 £26.55 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +32.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.94 £47.83 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +2.22%
VMware
England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3787 4476 4750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.93% 47.49% 48.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2110 2445 2458
Median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 241 294
Median hourly rate £17.25 £21.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.76% +26.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.59 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VMware
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 across the South East region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in the South East

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the South East region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

VMware
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 across the South East region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

VMware
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the South East region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

VMware
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 within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Hampshire +20 207 £425 +13.33% 45
Berkshire +5 128 £350 -12.50% 25
Surrey +14 80 £350 -4.10% 28
Buckinghamshire +4 33 £425 +25.46% 6
Oxfordshire -12 21 £313 +12.61% 7
Kent +17 17 £325 -27.77% 4
West Sussex 0 12 £130 -61.48% 2
Middlesex -1 9 £425 +3.03% 2
East Sussex -1 3 £513 +70.83% 8
Sussex 0 1 £250 -50.00%
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for VMware.

1 629 (61.19%) Windows
2 552 (53.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 398 (38.72%) Linux
4 356 (34.63%) Microsoft
5 335 (32.59%) Active Directory
6 289 (28.11%) Windows Server
7 245 (23.83%) Security Cleared
8 230 (22.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 227 (22.08%) Cisco
10 184 (17.90%) Windows Server 2012
11 179 (17.41%) SC Cleared
12 174 (16.93%) vSphere
13 173 (16.83%) Citrix
14 170 (16.54%) Data Centre
15 168 (16.34%) ITIL
16 151 (14.69%) DNS
17 149 (14.49%) Red Hat
18 148 (14.40%) SAN
19 145 (14.11%) Firewall
20 144 (14.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 137 (13.33%) SQL
22 117 (11.38%) HP
23 116 (11.28%) Windows Server 2003
23 116 (11.28%) IaaS
24 110 (10.70%) Service Management
25 109 (10.60%) Finance
26 107 (10.41%) Hyper-V
27 103 (10.02%) PowerShell
28 97 (9.44%) SQL Server
29 94 (9.14%) EMC

VMware
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 86 (8.37%) MS Exchange
2 44 (4.28%) Apache
3 41 (3.99%) Exchange Server 2010
4 38 (3.70%) Skype for Business
5 36 (3.50%) SharePoint
6 32 (3.11%) IIS
7 27 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
8 22 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2007
9 20 (1.95%) OpenStack
9 20 (1.95%) Tomcat
10 13 (1.26%) WebLogic
11 11 (1.07%) JBoss
12 10 (0.97%) Office Communications Server
13 6 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (0.58%) IBM Domino
13 6 (0.58%) iPlanet
14 5 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
15 4 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
15 4 (0.39%) nginx
15 4 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 82 (7.98%) MS Excel
2 66 (6.42%) MS Office
3 5 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.39%) MS Project
5 1 (0.097%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (1.56%) Dynamics NAV
2 12 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.68%) SAP hybris
4 5 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.39%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.097%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.097%) Maximo
6 1 (0.097%) OpenText Process Suite
6 1 (0.097%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.097%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 116 (11.28%) IaaS
2 77 (7.49%) PaaS
3 70 (6.81%) Office 365
4 63 (6.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 50 (4.86%) Amazon AWS
6 20 (1.95%) SaaS
7 11 (1.07%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.49%) GitHub
9 3 (0.29%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.29%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.097%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.097%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.097%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.097%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.097%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 151 (14.69%) DNS
2 148 (14.40%) SAN
3 145 (14.11%) Firewall
4 89 (8.66%) TCP/IP
5 79 (7.68%) LAN
6 75 (7.30%) WAN
7 71 (6.91%) DHCP
8 62 (6.03%) LDAP
9 60 (5.84%) VPN
10 48 (4.67%) MPLS
11 47 (4.57%) NAS
11 47 (4.57%) SSL
12 35 (3.40%) Cisco Nexus
12 35 (3.40%) Network Security
13 33 (3.21%) Internet
14 28 (2.72%) VoIP
15 25 (2.43%) VLAN
16 24 (2.33%) iSCSI
16 24 (2.33%) NetScaler
17 23 (2.24%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (9.44%) SQL Server
2 40 (3.89%) MySQL
3 29 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 22 (2.14%) Oracle Database
6 19 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
7 16 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (1.36%) DB2
9 13 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
10 12 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (1.17%) Oracle Database 12c
11 8 (0.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 8 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (0.58%) Big Data
12 6 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (0.58%) Oracle BI EE
13 5 (0.49%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.49%) NoSQL
13 5 (0.49%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (3.21%) Jenkins
2 29 (2.82%) Git (software)
3 13 (1.26%) TeamCity
4 10 (0.97%) MSI
5 9 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (0.78%) JIRA
6 8 (0.78%) Oracle APEX
7 7 (0.68%) Sonatype Nexus
8 5 (0.49%) Rational DOORS
8 5 (0.49%) Subversion
9 4 (0.39%) Vagrant
10 3 (0.29%) Gerrit
10 3 (0.29%) Maven
10 3 (0.29%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.19%) Ant
11 2 (0.19%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.19%) MSBuild
11 2 (0.19%) NuGet
11 2 (0.19%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 109 (10.60%) Finance
2 37 (3.60%) Telecoms
3 19 (1.85%) Electronics
3 19 (1.85%) Marketing
4 17 (1.65%) Retail
5 16 (1.56%) Military
6 15 (1.46%) Manufacturing
7 14 (1.36%) Law
8 13 (1.26%) Back Office
9 11 (1.07%) Legal
10 8 (0.78%) Banking
11 7 (0.68%) Advertising
11 7 (0.68%) Billing
11 7 (0.68%) Local Government
12 6 (0.58%) Publishing
13 5 (0.49%) Games
14 4 (0.39%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.29%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.097%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 145 (14.11%) Architect
2 114 (11.09%) Administrator
3 97 (9.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 86 (8.37%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 86 (8.37%) Support Engineer
5 74 (7.20%) VMware Engineer
6 72 (7.00%) Infrastructure Architect
7 68 (6.61%) 3rd Line Support
8 66 (6.42%) Systems Administrator
9 64 (6.23%) Consultant
10 61 (5.93%) Analyst
11 53 (5.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 49 (4.77%) VMWare Administrator
13 42 (4.09%) Windows Engineer
14 39 (3.79%) Linux Administrator
15 36 (3.50%) VMware Specialist
16 32 (3.11%) Server Engineer
16 32 (3.11%) Systems Engineer
16 32 (3.11%) VMware Support Engineer
17 31 (3.02%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (2.72%) Middleware
2 26 (2.53%) HTML
3 21 (2.04%) CSS
3 21 (2.04%) Web Services
4 16 (1.56%) LAMP
5 8 (0.78%) Ajax
5 8 (0.78%) jQuery
5 8 (0.78%) LAPP Stack
6 7 (0.68%) .NET
6 7 (0.68%) ActiveMQ
6 7 (0.68%) REST
6 7 (0.68%) Spring
7 6 (0.58%) J2EE
8 5 (0.49%) JSP
8 5 (0.49%) XML
9 4 (0.39%) ADO
9 4 (0.39%) HTML5
9 4 (0.39%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (0.39%) SOAP
10 3 (0.29%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 170 (16.54%) Data Centre
2 43 (4.18%) EMC VNX
3 41 (3.99%) Clustering
4 40 (3.89%) Management Information System
5 32 (3.11%) EMC VMAX
6 26 (2.53%) VCE vBlock
7 24 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (1.65%) Fat Client
8 17 (1.65%) Mainframe
8 17 (1.65%) Thin Client
9 16 (1.56%) CMDB
9 16 (1.56%) Replication
10 14 (1.36%) IBM Mainframe
11 13 (1.26%) Driving Licence
12 12 (1.17%) Client/Server
12 12 (1.17%) Hybrid Cloud
12 12 (1.17%) PKI
13 11 (1.07%) FlexPod
13 11 (1.07%) Public Cloud
13 11 (1.07%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 629 (61.19%) Windows
2 398 (38.72%) Linux
3 289 (28.11%) Windows Server
4 230 (22.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 184 (17.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 144 (14.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 116 (11.28%) Windows Server 2003
8 91 (8.85%) Unix
9 82 (7.98%) Solaris
10 67 (6.52%) Windows 7
11 52 (5.06%) AIX
12 47 (4.57%) CentOS
13 25 (2.43%) Windows 10
14 21 (2.04%) Ubuntu
15 19 (1.85%) Android
16 15 (1.46%) Data ONTAP
17 14 (1.36%) Windows XP
18 13 (1.26%) Windows 8
19 12 (1.17%) Oracle Linux
20 11 (1.07%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (16.34%) ITIL
2 110 (10.70%) Service Management
3 84 (8.17%) Migration
4 69 (6.71%) Agile Software Development
5 64 (6.23%) Incident Management
6 60 (5.84%) Change Management
6 60 (5.84%) DevOps
7 55 (5.35%) Performance Monitoring
8 53 (5.16%) Configuration Management
9 44 (4.28%) Project Management
9 44 (4.28%) User Stories
10 32 (3.11%) Capacity Management
10 32 (3.11%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 30 (2.92%) Disaster Recovery
12 29 (2.82%) Root Cause Analysis
13 27 (2.63%) High Availability
13 27 (2.63%) Load Balancing
14 26 (2.53%) Virtual Environments
15 25 (2.43%) Scrum
16 24 (2.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 137 (13.33%) SQL
2 103 (10.02%) PowerShell
3 82 (7.98%) Java
4 65 (6.32%) Perl
5 64 (6.23%) Python
6 51 (4.96%) Bash Shell
7 36 (3.50%) Ruby
8 31 (3.02%) Shell Script
9 22 (2.14%) JavaScript
10 21 (2.04%) VBScript
11 19 (1.85%) PHP
12 15 (1.46%) C
13 14 (1.36%) VB
14 8 (0.78%) PL/SQL
14 8 (0.78%) T-SQL
15 7 (0.68%) C#
16 6 (0.58%) C++
16 6 (0.58%) Korn
17 3 (0.29%) Go
18 2 (0.19%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 245 (23.83%) Security Cleared
2 179 (17.41%) SC Cleared
3 65 (6.32%) Cisco Certification
4 63 (6.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 52 (5.06%) MCSE
6 51 (4.96%) DV Cleared
7 49 (4.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 39 (3.79%) CCNP
9 38 (3.70%) CCNA
10 28 (2.72%) Degree
11 20 (1.95%) CCIE
12 16 (1.56%) MCSA
13 15 (1.46%) MCP
14 12 (1.17%) MCITP
15 11 (1.07%) RHCSA
16 9 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
17 8 (0.78%) VCP5
18 7 (0.68%) RHCE
19 5 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
19 5 (0.49%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (2.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (2.24%) SLA
3 20 (1.95%) PCI DSS
4 11 (1.07%) JSP 440
5 6 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
6 5 (0.49%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.39%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.097%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.097%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.097%) PA-DSS
8 1 (0.097%) QA
System Software
1 552 (53.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 335 (32.59%) Active Directory
3 174 (16.93%) vSphere
4 107 (10.41%) Hyper-V
5 64 (6.23%) VMware ESXi
6 59 (5.74%) XenApp
7 50 (4.86%) VMware ESX
8 43 (4.18%) vCloud
9 33 (3.21%) XenDesktop
10 29 (2.82%) Virtual Machines
11 27 (2.63%) XenServer
12 22 (2.14%) NFS
13 20 (1.95%) Docker
13 20 (1.95%) Microsoft App-V
14 14 (1.36%) Virtual Servers
14 14 (1.36%) VMware Workstation
15 11 (1.07%) Firmware
16 10 (0.97%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 10 (0.97%) VMware Server
17 9 (0.88%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 89 (8.66%) Puppet
2 87 (8.46%) SCCM
3 50 (4.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 49 (4.77%) SCOM
5 41 (3.99%) Opscode Chef
6 37 (3.60%) NetBackup
7 31 (3.02%) WSUS
8 28 (2.72%) Ansible
8 28 (2.72%) vRealize
9 21 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
10 20 (1.95%) EMC NetWorker
11 16 (1.56%) AirWatch
11 16 (1.56%) Nagios
12 15 (1.46%) Backup Exec
13 14 (1.36%) Tivoli
14 10 (0.97%) Failover Clustering
14 10 (0.97%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 10 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 9 (0.88%) Microsoft Clustering
16 8 (0.78%) vMotion
Vendors
1 356 (34.63%) Microsoft
2 227 (22.08%) Cisco
3 173 (16.83%) Citrix
4 149 (14.49%) Red Hat
5 117 (11.38%) HP
6 94 (9.14%) EMC
7 84 (8.17%) NetApp
8 60 (5.84%) Oracle
9 50 (4.86%) Symantec
10 45 (4.38%) IBM
11 37 (3.60%) CheckPoint
12 35 (3.40%) Dell
12 35 (3.40%) SAP
13 33 (3.21%) Juniper
14 29 (2.82%) SolarWinds
15 27 (2.63%) Veeam
16 26 (2.53%) F5
17 24 (2.33%) Intel Security
17 24 (2.33%) Veritas
18 21 (2.04%) CA
South East
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £285 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Networkers
Rate: £42.00 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Proactive Appointments
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Proactive Appointments
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Montash
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Montash
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
FT Select
Rate: From £400 to £408 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
ninesharp
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Harris Global
Rate: From £400 to £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Montash
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: £15 - £16 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Networking People
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Montash
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Valis IT
Rate: From £150 to £200 per day
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Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Posted: 23 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
First Point
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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