The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had VMware Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Consultant
Rank 609 608 593
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Consultant 38 32 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.057% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.061% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 21 21
Median daily rate £400 £350 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52745 52880 52258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.86% 94.75% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 34373 32080 31881
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1528 2113 2153
Median hourly rate £17.95 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.54% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

VMware Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured VMware Consultant in the job title.

VMware Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VMware Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Consultant within the UK.

VMware Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

VMware Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

VMware Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

VMware Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Consultant within the UK.

VMware Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

VMware Consultant
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 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
England -12 38 £400 +14.28% 5
London -25 11 £423 -15.50% 1
South East -4 8 £413 +17.85% 2
Yorkshire - 7 - -
West Yorkshire - 7 - -
South West -1 4 £420 +40.00% 1
City of London +35 3 £475 -13.63%
Bristol +9 3 £425 +41.66%
East of England +5 3 £325 +44.44%
Hampshire - 3 £413 - 1
Leeds - 3 - -
Berkshire +3 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +13 1 £500 -
Bedfordshire +4 1 £265 -
Norfolk -5 1 £325 +44.44%
Hertfordshire - 1 £400 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £364 -
West Sussex - 1 £400 -
Birmingham - 1 - - 1
Wolverhampton - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £250 -
Midlands - 1 - -
North West - 1 £375 -
Harrow - 1 £395 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £250 -
Lancashire - 1 £375 -
Luton - 1 £265 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £500 -
St Albans - 1 £400 -

VMware Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, VMware Consultant 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 featuring VMware Consultant in the job title.

1 63 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (46.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (38.10%) Windows
4 22 (34.92%) Data Centre
5 20 (31.75%) Active Directory
6 15 (23.81%) Windows Server
7 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 12 (19.05%) DNS
8 12 (19.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (19.05%) SCCM
9 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (15.87%) Finance
10 10 (15.87%) SAN
10 10 (15.87%) MS Exchange
11 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (14.29%) NetApp
11 9 (14.29%) VMware ESX
12 8 (12.70%) vSphere
12 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (12.70%) Migration
12 8 (12.70%) Banking
13 7 (11.11%) Cisco
13 7 (11.11%) TCP/IP
13 7 (11.11%) Citrix
13 7 (11.11%) MCSA
13 7 (11.11%) Linux
13 7 (11.11%) SQL
14 6 (9.52%) Change Control
14 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
14 6 (9.52%) Hyper-V

VMware Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 10 (15.87%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.17%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.59%) Apache
4 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.59%) IIS
4 1 (1.59%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) Office 365
2 3 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.59%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.05%) DNS
2 10 (15.87%) SAN
3 7 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 6 (9.52%) DHCP
4 6 (9.52%) Firewall
5 4 (6.35%) LAN
5 4 (6.35%) WAN
6 3 (4.76%) LDAP
7 2 (3.17%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (3.17%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (3.17%) iSCSI
7 2 (3.17%) NAS
7 2 (3.17%) SMTP
7 2 (3.17%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (1.59%) FTP
8 1 (1.59%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.59%) POP3
8 1 (1.59%) VLAN
8 1 (1.59%) VXLAN
8 1 (1.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.17%) Informix
2 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 10 (15.87%) Finance
2 8 (12.70%) Banking
3 4 (6.35%) Law
4 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) LAMP
1 2 (3.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (34.92%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.35%) Private Cloud
3 3 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (4.76%) PKI
4 2 (3.17%) Clustering
4 2 (3.17%) CMDB
4 2 (3.17%) Replication
5 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.59%) Blog
5 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.59%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.59%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.59%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 24 (38.10%) Windows
2 15 (23.81%) Windows Server
3 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (11.11%) Linux
6 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.17%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (3.17%) Solaris
8 2 (3.17%) Unix
8 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.59%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (1.59%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.70%) Migration
2 6 (9.52%) Change Control
3 5 (7.94%) Presales
4 3 (4.76%) ITIL
5 2 (3.17%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.17%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (3.17%) DevOps
5 2 (3.17%) Kanban
5 2 (3.17%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.17%) Network Design
5 2 (3.17%) Performance Management
5 2 (3.17%) Re-Platforming
5 2 (3.17%) Server Building
6 1 (1.59%) Coaching
6 1 (1.59%) Database Mirroring
6 1 (1.59%) Deep Packet Inspection
6 1 (1.59%) Patch Management
6 1 (1.59%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (1.59%) Storage Virtualisation
6 1 (1.59%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.11%) SQL
2 5 (7.94%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.17%) VBScript
4 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.59%) C
4 1 (1.59%) C++
4 1 (1.59%) Java
4 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.59%) Perl
4 1 (1.59%) Python
4 1 (1.59%) Ruby
4 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (19.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (11.11%) MCSA
4 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
5 5 (7.94%) MCSE
5 5 (7.94%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.59%) CCNA
7 1 (1.59%) CCNP
7 1 (1.59%) Degree
7 1 (1.59%) MCITP
7 1 (1.59%) MCP
7 1 (1.59%) MCSD
7 1 (1.59%) NCDA
7 1 (1.59%) RHCA
7 1 (1.59%) RHCE
7 1 (1.59%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 29 (46.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (31.75%) Active Directory
3 9 (14.29%) VMware ESX
4 8 (12.70%) vSphere
5 6 (9.52%) Hyper-V
6 4 (6.35%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (4.76%) NFS
7 3 (4.76%) VMware Server
8 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (3.17%) vCloud
8 2 (3.17%) XenApp
8 2 (3.17%) XenServer
9 1 (1.59%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (19.05%) SCCM
2 5 (7.94%) SCOM
2 5 (7.94%) vRealize
3 2 (3.17%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (3.17%) Puppet
4 1 (1.59%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.59%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.59%) vMotion
4 1 (1.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 9 (14.29%) NetApp
4 7 (11.11%) Cisco
4 7 (11.11%) Citrix
5 5 (7.94%) HP
6 3 (4.76%) EMC
6 3 (4.76%) IBM
6 3 (4.76%) Oracle
6 3 (4.76%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.17%) Sun
8 1 (1.59%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.59%) CommVault
8 1 (1.59%) Dell
8 1 (1.59%) Infoblox
8 1 (1.59%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.59%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (1.59%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.59%) Splunk
8 1 (1.59%) Veeam