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 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 15 24 34
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Contract jobs citing VMware 23 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 8.88% 3.72% 4.03%
As % of the Vendors category 21.30% 7.41% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 4 8
Median daily rate £525 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £19.50 £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+29.54% +17.33%
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
108 108 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 41.70% 50.23% 35.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 70 68
Median daily rate £500 £450 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +27.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 8
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

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 June 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 26 June 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 +13 23 £525 +147.05% 1
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 22 (88.00%) Windows
2 18 (72.00%) Windows Server
3 17 (68.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (68.00%) Citrix
4 16 (64.00%) LAN
5 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
6 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
6 14 (56.00%) WAN
7 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
8 12 (48.00%) IIS
9 11 (44.00%) Clustering
9 11 (44.00%) Load Balancing
9 11 (44.00%) High Availability
10 10 (40.00%) NAS
10 10 (40.00%) Secure Coding
10 10 (40.00%) Data Centre
10 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Clustering
10 10 (40.00%) Middleware
10 10 (40.00%) SAN
11 6 (24.00%) Network Optimisation
12 5 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 5 (20.00%) SIEM
12 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
12 5 (20.00%) Firewall
12 5 (20.00%) Identity Management
12 5 (20.00%) CCNA
12 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (16.00%) RHCE
13 4 (16.00%) Python
13 4 (16.00%) Red Hat

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 12 (48.00%) IIS
2 4 (16.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (16.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (64.00%) LAN
2 14 (56.00%) WAN
3 10 (40.00%) NAS
3 10 (40.00%) SAN
4 5 (20.00%) Firewall
5 4 (16.00%) Network Security
6 3 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (8.00%) DHCP
7 2 (8.00%) DNS
7 2 (8.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) MSTest
2 1 (4.00%) NuGet
2 1 (4.00%) NUnit
2 1 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 6 (24.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Architect
2 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (20.00%) Integration Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Integration Project Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Data Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Data Centre Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) IT Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) Middleware
2 4 (16.00%) JSON
3 1 (4.00%) .NET
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.00%) NHibernate
3 1 (4.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Clustering
2 10 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (12.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Windows
2 18 (72.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (16.00%) Linux
3 4 (16.00%) Unix
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) High Availability
1 11 (44.00%) Load Balancing
2 10 (40.00%) Secure Coding
3 6 (24.00%) Network Optimisation
4 5 (20.00%) Identity Management
4 5 (20.00%) SIEM
4 5 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (16.00%) SFIA
6 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (12.00%) ITIL
7 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
7 2 (8.00%) Benchmarking
7 2 (8.00%) DevOps
7 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Project Management
7 2 (8.00%) Validation
8 1 (4.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) C
1 4 (16.00%) Python
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) CCNA
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.00%) RHCE
3 1 (4.00%) MCSE
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 17 (68.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (16.00%) Docker
4 4 (16.00%) KVM
4 4 (16.00%) LXC
4 4 (16.00%) vCloud
4 4 (16.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (4.00%) VirtualBox
5 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.00%) XenApp
5 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (16.00%) Puppet
3 1 (4.00%) SCCM
3 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Citrix
2 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco
4 2 (8.00%) Juniper
4 2 (8.00%) NetApp
5 1 (4.00%) Intel Security
5 1 (4.00%) MuleSoft
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle