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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Consultant
Rank 601 550 548
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -2
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Consultant 25 62 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.12% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.13% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 37 17
Average daily rate £350 £440 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% +18.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £333 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £520 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £425 £370
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +14.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
48620 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31221 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 11 February 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 20 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 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -40 16 £388 -13.88% 3
London -21 7 £326 -27.55% 1
Scotland -3 5 £350 +5.10%
West Yorkshire -6 5 - -
Yorkshire -17 5 - -
Leeds - 5 - -
Edinburgh -11 4 £350 +5.10%
West Midlands -11 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 - -
City of London +26 1 £326 -20.96%
South East +13 1 £525 +121.05% 2
Hampshire +5 1 £525 -
East of England -3 1 £450 -18.18%
Wales -14 1 £250 -41.17%
Glasgow - 1 £375 -
Swansea - 1 £250 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £450 -
West Wales - 1 £250 -
Bedford - 1 £450 -
Southampton - 1 £525 -

VMware Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 46 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (52.17%) Windows
3 22 (47.83%) Active Directory
3 22 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (41.30%) Data Centre
4 19 (41.30%) Windows Server
5 18 (39.13%) Microsoft
6 14 (30.43%) Citrix
7 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (26.09%) SCCM
8 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (23.91%) DNS
10 10 (21.74%) SAN
10 10 (21.74%) vSphere
11 9 (19.57%) NetApp
11 9 (19.57%) Migration
11 9 (19.57%) Cisco
11 9 (19.57%) MS Exchange
12 8 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (17.39%) TCP/IP
12 8 (17.39%) SQL
12 8 (17.39%) HP
12 8 (17.39%) Hyper-V
12 8 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (15.22%) EMC
13 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
14 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (13.04%) VMware ESX
14 6 (13.04%) Firewall
14 6 (13.04%) PowerShell

VMware Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 9 (19.57%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.35%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.17%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Advent Geneva
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.52%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (6.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) DNS
2 10 (21.74%) SAN
3 8 (17.39%) TCP/IP
4 6 (13.04%) Firewall
5 5 (10.87%) DHCP
5 5 (10.87%) LAN
5 5 (10.87%) WAN
6 2 (4.35%) LDAP
6 2 (4.35%) NAS
6 2 (4.35%) NetScaler
6 2 (4.35%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.17%) Converged Networks
7 1 (2.17%) IPv4
7 1 (2.17%) IPv6
7 1 (2.17%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.17%) POP3
7 1 (2.17%) SMTP
7 1 (2.17%) VLAN
7 1 (2.17%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.35%) Informix
3 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 5 (10.87%) Banking
2 3 (6.52%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Dutch Language
3 1 (2.17%) French Language
3 1 (2.17%) German Language
3 1 (2.17%) Law
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) Web Services
2 2 (4.35%) LAMP
3 1 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (41.30%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.35%) Clustering
2 2 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (4.35%) Private Cloud
2 2 (4.35%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Blog
3 1 (2.17%) CMDB
3 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.17%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Replication
3 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (52.17%) Windows
2 19 (41.30%) Windows Server
3 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (6.52%) Linux
7 3 (6.52%) Solaris
8 2 (4.35%) Unix
8 2 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) Migration
2 6 (13.04%) Change Control
3 5 (10.87%) Presales
4 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.35%) DevOps
5 2 (4.35%) ITIL
5 2 (4.35%) Kanban
5 2 (4.35%) Re-Platforming
5 2 (4.35%) Server Building
6 1 (2.17%) Application Packaging
6 1 (2.17%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.17%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.17%) Network Design
6 1 (2.17%) Patch Management
6 1 (2.17%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.17%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.17%) Use Case
6 1 (2.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) SQL
2 6 (13.04%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.35%) VB
3 2 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.70%) MCSA
3 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) MCSE
5 1 (2.17%) CCA
5 1 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.17%) MCITP
5 1 (2.17%) MCP
5 1 (2.17%) NCDA
5 1 (2.17%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 22 (47.83%) Active Directory
1 22 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (21.74%) vSphere
3 8 (17.39%) Hyper-V
3 8 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (13.04%) VMware ESX
4 6 (13.04%) XenApp
5 3 (6.52%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (4.35%) vCloud
7 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.17%) NFS
7 1 (2.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (26.09%) SCCM
2 4 (8.70%) SCOM
3 2 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (4.35%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.35%) vRealize
4 1 (2.17%) OpenView
4 1 (2.17%) ThinApp
4 1 (2.17%) vMotion
4 1 (2.17%) WSUS
4 1 (2.17%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 14 (30.43%) Citrix
4 9 (19.57%) Cisco
4 9 (19.57%) NetApp
5 8 (17.39%) HP
6 7 (15.22%) EMC
7 5 (10.87%) IBM
8 3 (6.52%) Oracle
8 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
9 2 (4.35%) Sun
9 2 (4.35%) Veeam
10 1 (2.17%) Advent
10 1 (2.17%) AppSense
10 1 (2.17%) Dell
10 1 (2.17%) Veritas
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