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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 9 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Contract jobs citing VMware 23 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 11.27% 3.21% 6.28%
As % of the Vendors category 28.05% 6.85% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 5
Median daily rate £255 £263 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £233 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £343 £265
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £370
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £23.31
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%

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
82 73 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 40.20% 46.79% 38.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 51 40
Median daily rate £255 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.65% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £170 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £450 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 16
Median hourly rate £10.42 £12.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.16% -48.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 +6 18 £271 +11.28%
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £288 - 1
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 30 (85.71%) Windows
2 26 (74.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (68.57%) Active Directory
4 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
4 19 (54.29%) Windows Server
5 17 (48.57%) SAN
6 16 (45.71%) Data Centre
7 15 (42.86%) Citrix
8 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (34.29%) High Availability
10 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (31.43%) Cisco
11 10 (28.57%) Firewall
12 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
12 9 (25.71%) LAN
13 8 (22.86%) EMC
13 8 (22.86%) vSphere
13 8 (22.86%) VMware ESXi
13 8 (22.86%) NAS
14 7 (20.00%) Load Balancing
14 7 (20.00%) Middleware
14 7 (20.00%) Clustering
14 7 (20.00%) HP
14 7 (20.00%) WAN
14 7 (20.00%) IIS
14 7 (20.00%) Network Optimisation
14 7 (20.00%) Secure Coding
14 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
15 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
15 5 (14.29%) Dell

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 7 (20.00%) IIS
2 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.71%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.86%) CloudStack
4 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Mimecast
2 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.71%) Office 365
2 2 (5.71%) SaaS
2 2 (5.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (48.57%) SAN
2 10 (28.57%) Firewall
3 9 (25.71%) LAN
4 8 (22.86%) NAS
5 7 (20.00%) WAN
6 5 (14.29%) Network Security
7 4 (11.43%) IPv4
8 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
9 2 (5.71%) DNS
9 2 (5.71%) VLAN
9 2 (5.71%) Wireless
9 2 (5.71%) WLAN
10 1 (2.86%) MPLS
10 1 (2.86%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (11.43%) French Language
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Systems Engineer
1 8 (22.86%) Windows Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Architect
3 6 (17.14%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 5 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Active Directory Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Applications Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Support
6 3 (8.57%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Designer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Windows Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) Middleware
2 4 (11.43%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Data Centre
2 7 (20.00%) Clustering
3 5 (14.29%) EMC VNX
4 4 (11.43%) Client/Server
5 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (85.71%) Windows
2 19 (54.29%) Windows Server
3 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (8.57%) Linux
7 2 (5.71%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) High Availability
2 7 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 7 (20.00%) Network Optimisation
2 7 (20.00%) Secure Coding
3 5 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (14.29%) ITIL
3 5 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.57%) Migration
6 2 (5.71%) Asset Management
6 2 (5.71%) Benchmarking
6 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.71%) Identity Management
6 2 (5.71%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Project Management
6 2 (5.71%) SIEM
6 2 (5.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 1 (2.86%) Data Centre Operations
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) Java
2 3 (8.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) CCNA
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.71%) CCNP
3 2 (5.71%) Degree
3 2 (5.71%) MCSA
3 2 (5.71%) MCSE
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (74.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (68.57%) Active Directory
3 8 (22.86%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (22.86%) vSphere
4 3 (8.57%) XenApp
5 2 (5.71%) KVM
6 1 (2.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (8.57%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (5.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
2 15 (42.86%) Citrix
3 11 (31.43%) Cisco
4 8 (22.86%) EMC
5 7 (20.00%) HP
6 5 (14.29%) Dell
6 5 (14.29%) Intel Security
6 5 (14.29%) SolarWinds
7 2 (5.71%) Acronis
7 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.71%) Lotus
8 1 (2.86%) BT
8 1 (2.86%) Fortinet