The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had VMware Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Engineer
Rank 125 130 133
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 18 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.61% 0.23% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.24% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 14
Median daily rate £330 £358 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +104.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £36.50 £21.13
% change year-on-year
-13.69% +72.78%
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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2821 2960 2863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.63% 95.70% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1810 1879 1869
Median daily rate £365 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £230 £225
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 164 182 189
Median hourly rate £34.00 £19.23 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.83% +6.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.41 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

VMware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South West region that featured VMware Engineer in the job title.

VMware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

VMware Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Engineer across the South West region.

VMware Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

VMware Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

VMware Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

VMware Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Engineer across the South West region.

VMware Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

VMware Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 30 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
Wiltshire -3 6 £350 +2.94%
Bristol +1 5 £325 -13.33%
Gloucestershire - 3 £475 -
Dorset - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 - -
VMware Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 West region featuring VMware Engineer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (80.00%) Windows
3 18 (72.00%) Active Directory
3 18 (72.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (56.00%) Windows Server
5 12 (48.00%) vSphere
6 11 (44.00%) Migration
7 10 (40.00%) PowerShell
8 9 (36.00%) SCCM
8 9 (36.00%) SQL
9 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
9 8 (32.00%) Windows 7
10 7 (28.00%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
10 7 (28.00%) Office 365
10 7 (28.00%) Windows 10
10 7 (28.00%) SharePoint
10 7 (28.00%) DHCP
10 7 (28.00%) DNS
10 7 (28.00%) SCOM
10 7 (28.00%) Knowledge Management
10 7 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
12 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
13 4 (16.00%) Windows 8
14 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
14 3 (12.00%) Linux
14 3 (12.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 7 (28.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.00%) Confluence
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Office 365
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) DHCP
1 7 (28.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) DTS
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Ant
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
1 1 (4.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (4.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (32.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (28.00%) Windows 10
5 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (16.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (12.00%) Linux
8 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (4.00%) Mac OS
9 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Migration
2 7 (28.00%) Knowledge Management
2 7 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (36.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.00%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) MCSA
4 1 (4.00%) MCSE
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 18 (72.00%) Active Directory
1 18 (72.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (48.00%) vSphere
3 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (28.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.00%) Firmware
6 1 (4.00%) NFS
6 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) SCCM
2 7 (28.00%) SCOM
3 3 (12.00%) WSUS
4 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix
3 2 (8.00%) NetApp
4 1 (4.00%) Intel
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) Sun
4 1 (4.00%) Symantec