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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 32 29 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing VMware 518 549 419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 5.64% 5.88% 4.67%
As % of the Vendors category 11.71% 12.74% 9.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 284 235
Median daily rate £388 £357 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.68% +1.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £495 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 48 32
Median hourly rate £38.50 £30.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.33% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £16.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.84 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.00% +25.00%
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
4423 4308 4197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.18% 46.15% 46.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2624 2319 2106
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 £255 £238 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 255 248
Median hourly rate £20.75 £19.25 £18.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.79% +4.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.82 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.10 £18.00 £17.81
% change year-on-year
+11.68% +1.09%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 25 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
Hampshire +1 163 £400 +14.28% 32
Berkshire -2 117 £375 -5.66% 35
Surrey -6 87 £413 +10.00% 29
Buckinghamshire +12 47 £425 +21.42% 12
Oxfordshire +12 45 £310 +18.09% 7
West Sussex -23 32 £355 +18.33% 13
Kent -5 18 £413 -5.71% 2
East Sussex -23 5 £250 -28.57% 10
Sussex +2 1 £275 -8.33%
Middlesex -11 1 £400 +116.21% 1
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 655 (62.74%) Windows
2 579 (55.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 452 (43.30%) Active Directory
4 388 (37.16%) Linux
5 365 (34.96%) Windows Server
6 364 (34.87%) Microsoft
7 287 (27.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 271 (25.96%) Cisco
9 244 (23.37%) Windows Server 2012
10 230 (22.03%) Citrix
11 226 (21.65%) SQL
12 212 (20.31%) Security Cleared
13 200 (19.16%) Firewall
14 199 (19.06%) vSphere
15 191 (18.30%) Data Centre
16 183 (17.53%) ITIL
17 182 (17.43%) SAN
18 160 (15.33%) Windows Server 2003
18 160 (15.33%) MS Exchange
19 152 (14.56%) Hyper-V
20 146 (13.98%) PowerShell
21 145 (13.89%) SC Cleared
22 138 (13.22%) DNS
22 138 (13.22%) HP
23 134 (12.84%) Red Hat
24 131 (12.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 128 (12.26%) Oracle
26 127 (12.16%) SQL Server
27 116 (11.11%) MS Excel
28 115 (11.02%) SCCM

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
1 160 (15.33%) MS Exchange
2 77 (7.38%) SharePoint
3 67 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 45 (4.31%) Apache
5 42 (4.02%) OpenStack
6 34 (3.26%) Tomcat
7 33 (3.16%) WebLogic
8 32 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2013
9 31 (2.97%) IIS
10 25 (2.39%) Skype for Business
11 24 (2.30%) JBoss
12 20 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
13 19 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
14 15 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2003
14 15 (1.44%) nginx
15 14 (1.34%) WebSphere
16 10 (0.96%) WordPress
17 7 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
17 7 (0.67%) Cloud Foundry
18 6 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 116 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 55 (5.27%) MS Office
3 7 (0.67%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.38%) MS Project
6 1 (0.096%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.096%) GIMP
6 1 (0.096%) PaintShop Pro
6 1 (0.096%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.096%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.096%) Magento
4 1 (0.096%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.096%) Primavera
4 1 (0.096%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.096%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.096%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 98 (9.39%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (5.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 48 (4.60%) Office 365
4 38 (3.64%) IaaS
5 31 (2.97%) PaaS
6 27 (2.59%) SaaS
7 19 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (1.15%) Amazon Kinesis
9 11 (1.05%) GitHub
10 6 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (0.57%) Heroku
11 4 (0.38%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.29%) Amazon EMR
12 3 (0.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 3 (0.29%) Yammer
13 2 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
13 2 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
14 1 (0.096%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 1 (0.096%) Amazon ELB
14 1 (0.096%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 200 (19.16%) Firewall
2 182 (17.43%) SAN
3 138 (13.22%) DNS
4 98 (9.39%) LAN
5 96 (9.20%) WAN
6 80 (7.66%) DHCP
7 62 (5.94%) TCP/IP
8 56 (5.36%) LDAP
9 36 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
9 36 (3.45%) NAS
10 35 (3.35%) Network Security
10 35 (3.35%) VPN
11 33 (3.16%) Fibre Channel
12 29 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
13 27 (2.59%) Internet
14 26 (2.49%) VoIP
15 25 (2.39%) SSL
16 24 (2.30%) HTTP
16 24 (2.30%) iSCSI
16 24 (2.30%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (12.16%) SQL Server
2 48 (4.60%) MySQL
3 42 (4.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 36 (3.45%) Oracle Database
5 28 (2.68%) DB2
6 27 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
7 19 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
8 16 (1.53%) Big Data
9 15 (1.44%) BusinessObjects
9 15 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
9 15 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
10 14 (1.34%) Hadoop
10 14 (1.34%) Oracle Database 12c
11 13 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
12 9 (0.86%) NoSQL
13 7 (0.67%) MongoDB
13 7 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
14 6 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
15 5 (0.48%) Neo4j
15 5 (0.48%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 31 (2.97%) Git (software)
2 24 (2.30%) Jenkins
3 16 (1.53%) Subversion
4 14 (1.34%) MSI
5 11 (1.05%) Maven
6 9 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (0.77%) JIRA
7 8 (0.77%) Sonatype Nexus
8 7 (0.67%) StarTeam
8 7 (0.67%) TeamCity
9 5 (0.48%) Ant
9 5 (0.48%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.38%) IntelliJ
10 4 (0.38%) JUnit
10 4 (0.38%) Oracle APEX
10 4 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.29%) GitLab
11 3 (0.29%) InstallShield
11 3 (0.29%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.19%) Robot Framework
General
1 109 (10.44%) Finance
2 53 (5.08%) Telecoms
3 20 (1.92%) Manufacturing
4 19 (1.82%) Retail
5 18 (1.72%) Marketing
6 17 (1.63%) Electronics
7 14 (1.34%) Banking
8 11 (1.05%) Military
9 9 (0.86%) Aerospace
9 9 (0.86%) Back Office
10 8 (0.77%) Billing
10 8 (0.77%) Local Government
11 7 (0.67%) Advertising
12 4 (0.38%) Automotive
13 3 (0.29%) Law
13 3 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.29%) Publishing
14 2 (0.19%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.19%) Legal
15 1 (0.096%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 167 (16.00%) Support Engineer
2 121 (11.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 117 (11.21%) Architect
4 111 (10.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 106 (10.15%) VMware Engineer
6 84 (8.05%) 3rd Line Support
7 68 (6.51%) Analyst
8 66 (6.32%) Administrator
8 66 (6.32%) Server Engineer
9 64 (6.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 50 (4.79%) VMware Support Engineer
11 48 (4.60%) Wintel Engineer
12 44 (4.21%) Consultant
13 43 (4.12%) Infrastructure Architect
13 43 (4.12%) Systems Engineer
14 39 (3.74%) Linux Engineer
15 38 (3.64%) Server Support
15 38 (3.64%) Systems Administrator
15 38 (3.64%) VMware Specialist
15 38 (3.64%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (2.87%) Web Services
2 29 (2.78%) .NET
3 26 (2.49%) LAMP
4 21 (2.01%) Middleware
5 18 (1.72%) SOAP
6 17 (1.63%) RabbitMQ
7 15 (1.44%) LEMP Stack
8 14 (1.34%) MCollective
9 13 (1.25%) SAML
10 12 (1.15%) HTML
11 10 (0.96%) jQuery
11 10 (0.96%) XML
12 9 (0.86%) CSS
13 7 (0.67%) Ajax
13 7 (0.67%) REST
14 6 (0.57%) Kafka
15 5 (0.48%) ActiveMQ
15 5 (0.48%) Java EE
15 5 (0.48%) Spring
16 4 (0.38%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 191 (18.30%) Data Centre
2 45 (4.31%) Clustering
3 33 (3.16%) EMC VNX
3 33 (3.16%) VCE vBlock
4 32 (3.07%) iSeries
5 31 (2.97%) Management Information System
6 29 (2.78%) AS400
6 29 (2.78%) PKI
7 25 (2.39%) Analytical Skills
7 25 (2.39%) Driving Licence
8 23 (2.20%) Computer Science
9 18 (1.72%) FlexPod
10 16 (1.53%) EMC VMAX
11 14 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (1.34%) Public Cloud
12 13 (1.25%) Mainframe
13 12 (1.15%) Private Cloud
14 11 (1.05%) Replication
15 9 (0.86%) Client/Server
15 9 (0.86%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 655 (62.74%) Windows
2 388 (37.16%) Linux
3 365 (34.96%) Windows Server
4 287 (27.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 244 (23.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 160 (15.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 131 (12.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 103 (9.87%) Unix
9 76 (7.28%) Windows 7
10 48 (4.60%) AIX
11 41 (3.93%) CentOS
12 29 (2.78%) Solaris
13 20 (1.92%) Data ONTAP
14 19 (1.82%) Windows 10
15 14 (1.34%) Windows Vista
16 13 (1.25%) SUSE
16 13 (1.25%) Windows XP
17 12 (1.15%) HPUX
18 11 (1.05%) Ubuntu
19 10 (0.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (17.53%) ITIL
2 98 (9.39%) Change Management
3 84 (8.05%) Configuration Management
4 70 (6.70%) Migration
5 65 (6.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 63 (6.03%) Incident Management
7 58 (5.56%) Project Management
8 54 (5.17%) DevOps
9 53 (5.08%) Service Management
10 50 (4.79%) High Availability
11 41 (3.93%) Problem Management
12 39 (3.74%) Open Source
13 34 (3.26%) Service Delivery
14 31 (2.97%) ITIL V3
15 28 (2.68%) Agile Software Development
15 28 (2.68%) Information Security
15 28 (2.68%) PRINCE2
16 27 (2.59%) Mentoring
17 26 (2.49%) Risk Management
18 24 (2.30%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 226 (21.65%) SQL
2 146 (13.98%) PowerShell
3 77 (7.38%) Perl
4 73 (6.99%) Python
5 55 (5.27%) Java
6 43 (4.12%) Shell Script
7 41 (3.93%) Ruby
8 39 (3.74%) VBScript
9 30 (2.87%) JavaScript
10 27 (2.59%) PHP
11 26 (2.49%) Bash Shell
12 25 (2.39%) VB
13 19 (1.82%) C
14 11 (1.05%) C++
15 10 (0.96%) C#
16 8 (0.77%) PL/SQL
17 6 (0.57%) AWK
17 6 (0.57%) Korn
17 6 (0.57%) sed
18 5 (0.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 212 (20.31%) Security Cleared
2 145 (13.89%) SC Cleared
3 114 (10.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 83 (7.95%) MCSE
5 77 (7.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 70 (6.70%) Cisco Certification
7 58 (5.56%) DV Cleared
8 57 (5.46%) MCSA
9 50 (4.79%) CCNA
10 43 (4.12%) Degree
11 31 (2.97%) CCNP
12 23 (2.20%) MCP
13 13 (1.25%) MCITP
14 10 (0.96%) CISSP
14 10 (0.96%) ISEB
15 8 (0.77%) Citrix Certification
15 8 (0.77%) ISTQB
15 8 (0.77%) NCDA
16 7 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 7 (0.67%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (3.83%) SLA
2 19 (1.82%) PCI DSS
3 14 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.96%) QA
5 7 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
6 5 (0.48%) ISO27002
7 4 (0.38%) HIPAA
7 4 (0.38%) JSP 440
7 4 (0.38%) PMBOK
8 3 (0.29%) COBIT
8 3 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 579 (55.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 452 (43.30%) Active Directory
3 199 (19.06%) vSphere
4 152 (14.56%) Hyper-V
5 108 (10.34%) VMware ESX
6 96 (9.20%) VMware ESXi
7 63 (6.03%) XenApp
8 44 (4.21%) XenServer
9 39 (3.74%) XenDesktop
10 28 (2.68%) vCloud
11 25 (2.39%) NFS
12 19 (1.82%) Squid
13 14 (1.34%) qmail
14 12 (1.15%) Docker
15 11 (1.05%) KVM
16 10 (0.96%) VMware Workstation
17 8 (0.77%) Firmware
17 8 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
17 8 (0.77%) VMware Server
18 7 (0.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 115 (11.02%) SCCM
2 72 (6.90%) SCOM
3 71 (6.80%) Puppet
4 40 (3.83%) WSUS
5 39 (3.74%) Backup Exec
5 39 (3.74%) Nagios
6 32 (3.07%) SCVMM
7 31 (2.97%) NetBackup
8 30 (2.87%) Opscode Chef
9 29 (2.78%) Tivoli
9 29 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 25 (2.39%) McAfee ePO
11 24 (2.30%) Ansible
12 22 (2.11%) Cacti
12 22 (2.11%) vRealize
13 20 (1.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 16 (1.53%) Graphite
14 16 (1.53%) logstash
14 16 (1.53%) SCOrch
15 15 (1.44%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 364 (34.87%) Microsoft
2 271 (25.96%) Cisco
3 230 (22.03%) Citrix
4 138 (13.22%) HP
5 134 (12.84%) Red Hat
6 128 (12.26%) Oracle
7 101 (9.67%) EMC
8 97 (9.29%) NetApp
9 82 (7.85%) IBM
10 54 (5.17%) Juniper
11 44 (4.21%) Intel Security
12 40 (3.83%) Dell
13 39 (3.74%) CheckPoint
14 37 (3.54%) F5
14 37 (3.54%) Veritas
15 33 (3.16%) Symantec
16 25 (2.39%) Splunk
17 21 (2.01%) 3PAR
18 19 (1.82%) SAP
19 14 (1.34%) CA
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £49.46 per hour
Posted: 15 hours ago
South East
Talent Spa
Rate: £175pd
Posted: 19 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £competitive day rate
Posted: 20 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £346.50 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Kelway (UK) Ltd
Rate: Negotiable Day Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Boston Hale
Rate: £175 - £220 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
SLS Services Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £110 - £130 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
aap3
Rate: £27 - £36 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Crawley
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 8 days ago
Berkshire
TDA Group
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Hampshire
The Resourcing Hub
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Slough
aap3
Rate: £325 - £350 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago