The table below looks at the statistics for the VMware Consultant role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Consultant
Rank 584 569 574
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Consultant 33 21 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.040% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.043% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 16
Average daily rate
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£419 £388 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.06% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £348 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -

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
51806 48814 53474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.56% 92.66% 93.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 31840 29382 29897
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2020 2076 2649
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

VMware Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 1 October 2014.

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 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 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.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -6 31 £419 +8.06% 5
London +11 14 £450 +9.09% 3
South East -8 6 £406 -
City of London +31 5 £425 - 1
South West - 2 - -
East of England -24 1 £325 -
Reading - 1 £413 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £413 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £325 -
Devon - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Peterborough - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Daventry - - - -
Liverpool - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
North West - - - - 1
Watford - - - -

VMware Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited VMware Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 48 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (41.67%) vSphere
4 16 (33.33%) HP
5 14 (29.17%) Cisco
5 14 (29.17%) Windows
5 14 (29.17%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (22.92%) Replication
7 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
7 10 (20.83%) SC Cleared
7 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
8 9 (18.75%) SAN
9 8 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (14.58%) NetApp
10 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
11 6 (12.50%) MS Exchange
11 6 (12.50%) Data Protection
12 5 (10.42%) Linux
12 5 (10.42%) Citrix
13 4 (8.33%) Perl
13 4 (8.33%) UNIX
13 4 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
13 4 (8.33%) 3PAR
13 4 (8.33%) VCDX
13 4 (8.33%) vCloud
14 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (6.25%) XenApp
14 3 (6.25%) VCAP
14 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
14 3 (6.25%) Python

VMware Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited VMware Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.17%) IIS
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) SAN
2 2 (4.17%) Firewall
2 2 (4.17%) DHCP
2 2 (4.17%) DNS
2 2 (4.17%) LAN
2 2 (4.17%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (2.08%) NAS
3 1 (2.08%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.08%) VLAN
3 1 (2.08%) WAN
3 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.08%) DMZ
3 1 (2.08%) Internet
3 1 (2.08%) MPLS
3 1 (2.08%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.08%) German Language
1 1 (2.08%) Banking
1 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.08%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.08%) .NET
1 1 (2.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Replication
2 2 (4.17%) CLARiiON
3 1 (2.08%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.08%) FMCG
3 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.08%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.17%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Linux
3 4 (8.33%) UNIX
4 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.25%) VMS
4 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.08%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 3 (6.25%) Change Management
2 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (4.17%) Configuration Management
3 2 (4.17%) Migration
3 2 (4.17%) SOA
3 2 (4.17%) Incident Management
3 2 (4.17%) Performance Testing
3 2 (4.17%) Performance Management
3 2 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (4.17%) Operations Management
3 2 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.08%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.08%) People Management
4 1 (2.08%) Low Latency
4 1 (2.08%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.08%) Change Control
4 1 (2.08%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.08%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.08%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.33%) Perl
2 3 (6.25%) Python
3 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.08%) Ruby
4 1 (2.08%) C
4 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) SC Cleared
1 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 8 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (8.33%) VCDX
4 3 (6.25%) VCAP
4 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.17%) CCNA
5 2 (4.17%) CCA
5 2 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.08%) VCP4
6 1 (2.08%) NCDA
6 1 (2.08%) NCIE
6 1 (2.08%) VCP5
6 1 (2.08%) MCTS
6 1 (2.08%) MCITP
6 1 (2.08%) MCSE
6 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.08%) CCIE
6 1 (2.08%) CCNP
System Software
1 27 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (41.67%) vSphere
3 14 (29.17%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
5 4 (8.33%) vCloud
6 3 (6.25%) XenApp
6 3 (6.25%) VMware ESX
7 2 (4.17%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.08%) SCCM
2 1 (2.08%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (33.33%) HP
3 14 (29.17%) Cisco
4 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
5 7 (14.58%) NetApp
6 5 (10.42%) Citrix
7 4 (8.33%) 3PAR
8 3 (6.25%) EMC
9 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
9 2 (4.17%) Juniper
9 2 (4.17%) Hitachi
9 2 (4.17%) Dell
9 2 (4.17%) Veeam
10 1 (2.08%) F5
10 1 (2.08%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.08%) Oracle
10 1 (2.08%) CommVault
10 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.08%) Mercator
10 1 (2.08%) Symantec
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