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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Engineer
Rank 136 144 131
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 9 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.30% 0.062% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.065% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 9
Median daily rate £350 - £175
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £40.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.98% +62.00%
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 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
2889 3061 2796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.00% 95.51% 95.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1868 1947 1830
Median daily rate £365 £368 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +1.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 203 164
Median hourly rate £27.50 £19.03 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.50% -4.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.19 £38.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 - 4 £338 -
Somerset - 3 - -
Gloucestershire - 2 £475 -
VMware Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 23 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (78.26%) Windows
3 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
4 16 (69.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (56.52%) Windows Server
6 11 (47.83%) vSphere
6 11 (47.83%) Migration
7 9 (39.13%) PowerShell
7 9 (39.13%) Windows 7
8 8 (34.78%) Hyper-V
8 8 (34.78%) SQL
9 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
9 7 (30.43%) DHCP
9 7 (30.43%) DNS
9 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (30.43%) Knowledge Management
9 7 (30.43%) SCCM
9 7 (30.43%) SCOM
9 7 (30.43%) Office 365
9 7 (30.43%) Windows 10
10 6 (26.09%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (21.74%) Windows 8
12 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
13 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
13 3 (13.04%) Linux
14 2 (8.70%) Citrix
14 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
14 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared

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 (30.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.35%) Confluence
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) DHCP
1 7 (30.43%) DNS
2 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
2 1 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Ant
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
1 1 (4.35%) Maven
General
1 1 (4.35%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Windows Server
3 9 (39.13%) Windows 7
4 7 (30.43%) Windows 10
5 5 (21.74%) Windows 8
6 3 (13.04%) Linux
6 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (8.70%) Mac OS
7 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Migration
2 7 (30.43%) Knowledge Management
2 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.35%) Data Management
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL
4 1 (4.35%) Project Management
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) PowerShell
2 8 (34.78%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.35%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
2 16 (69.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (47.83%) vSphere
4 8 (34.78%) Hyper-V
5 6 (26.09%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (4.35%) Firmware
6 1 (4.35%) NFS
6 1 (4.35%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) SCCM
1 7 (30.43%) SCOM
2 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) Intel
4 1 (4.35%) NetApp
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.35%) Sun
4 1 (4.35%) Symantec