The first table below looks at the demand for the VMware Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Engineer
Rank 143 122 146
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +24
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.030% 0.043% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.046% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £314 £320
% change year-on-year
+11.55% -1.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3057 2195 3363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 92.30% 94.37% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1849 1307 1959
Average daily rate £350 £340 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 147 243
Average hourly rate £19.66 £15.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.75 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
VMware Engineer
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VMware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Engineer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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VMware Engineer
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited VMware Engineer in their job title 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 with VMware Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (20.00%) vSphere
5 1 (20.00%) VCP5
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure

VMware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited VMware Engineer in their job title 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 with VMware Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (20.00%) VCP5
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) HP