The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 28 27 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware 6 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.79% 4.27% 5.70%
As % of the Vendors category 6.25% 10.75% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 7
Median daily rate £255 £325 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.53% +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £360 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £21.32 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -5.23%
VMware
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
96 93 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 44.65% 39.74% 43.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 56 59
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.07% -6.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £523 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £11.00 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 September 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
Ipswich +2 6 £255 -22.72%
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for VMware.

1 25 (86.21%) Windows
2 23 (79.31%) Citrix
3 21 (72.41%) Windows Server
4 20 (68.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (65.52%) Active Directory
6 18 (62.07%) LAN
7 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
8 16 (55.17%) WAN
9 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
10 13 (44.83%) IIS
10 13 (44.83%) SAN
10 13 (44.83%) Clustering
10 13 (44.83%) Load Balancing
10 13 (44.83%) High Availability
11 12 (41.38%) Data Centre
11 12 (41.38%) Secure Coding
11 12 (41.38%) NAS
11 12 (41.38%) Middleware
11 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Clustering
12 7 (24.14%) Network Optimisation
13 6 (20.69%) VMware ESXi
14 5 (17.24%) SIEM
14 5 (17.24%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
14 5 (17.24%) Network Security
14 5 (17.24%) Firewall
14 5 (17.24%) Identity Management
14 5 (17.24%) CCNA
14 5 (17.24%) Cisco
14 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 13 (44.83%) IIS
2 4 (13.79%) OpenStack
3 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.34%) Office 365
3 2 (6.90%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 18 (62.07%) LAN
2 16 (55.17%) WAN
3 13 (44.83%) SAN
4 12 (41.38%) NAS
5 5 (17.24%) Firewall
5 5 (17.24%) Network Security
6 3 (10.34%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (6.90%) Wireless
8 1 (3.45%) DHCP
8 1 (3.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) MSTest
2 1 (3.45%) NuGet
2 1 (3.45%) NUnit
2 1 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Infrastructure Manager
1 8 (27.59%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 8 (27.59%) Project Manager
2 7 (24.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Integration Manager
2 7 (24.14%) Integration Project Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Data Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Data Centre Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) IT Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) Middleware
2 4 (13.79%) JSON
3 1 (3.45%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.45%) NHibernate
3 1 (3.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Clustering
2 12 (41.38%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.34%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 25 (86.21%) Windows
2 21 (72.41%) Windows Server
3 4 (13.79%) Linux
3 4 (13.79%) Unix
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) High Availability
1 13 (44.83%) Load Balancing
2 12 (41.38%) Secure Coding
3 7 (24.14%) Network Optimisation
4 5 (17.24%) Identity Management
4 5 (17.24%) SIEM
4 5 (17.24%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
5 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (13.79%) ITIL
5 4 (13.79%) SFIA
6 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
6 3 (10.34%) Project Management
7 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
7 2 (6.90%) Benchmarking
7 2 (6.90%) DevOps
7 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (6.90%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Validation
8 1 (3.45%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) C
1 4 (13.79%) Python
2 3 (10.34%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) CCNA
1 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (13.79%) RHCE
3 1 (3.45%) MCSE
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (68.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (65.52%) Active Directory
3 6 (20.69%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
5 4 (13.79%) Docker
5 4 (13.79%) KVM
5 4 (13.79%) LXC
5 4 (13.79%) vCloud
6 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (3.45%) VirtualBox
6 1 (3.45%) XenApp
6 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (13.79%) Puppet
3 1 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (79.31%) Citrix
2 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco
4 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.90%) Intel Security
5 2 (6.90%) Juniper
5 2 (6.90%) NetApp
5 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.45%) MuleSoft
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle