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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Consultant
Rank 629 615 595
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -20
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Consultant 26 39 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.068% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.072% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 29
Median daily rate £413 £456 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.58% +14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £299 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £610 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £398 £369
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +7.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £30.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.76% +10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £30.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+48.76% +10.00%

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
50794 54325 53927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.95% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 33203 34727 32867
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1696 2062 2153
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 26 September 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 15 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 26 September 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 +6 26 £413 -12.00% 1
South East +29 14 £425 +7.59%
London -15 9 £350 -31.70% 1
Berkshire - 6 £360 -
Maidenhead - 5 £360 -
Surrey - 4 £425 -
Camberley - 3 - -
Hampshire +10 2 £550 +39.24%
East of England +10 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Yorkshire +8 1 - -
Farnborough - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 £450 -

VMware Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 62 (100.00%) VMware
2 38 (61.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (48.39%) Windows
4 20 (32.26%) Microsoft
4 20 (32.26%) Active Directory
4 20 (32.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (29.03%) vSphere
5 18 (29.03%) Finance
6 17 (27.42%) Data Centre
7 16 (25.81%) Windows Server
8 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (19.35%) Cisco
9 12 (19.35%) Linux
9 12 (19.35%) MS Exchange
10 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
11 10 (16.13%) SQL
11 10 (16.13%) Firewall
11 10 (16.13%) PowerShell
11 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (14.52%) Hyper-V
12 9 (14.52%) Migration
12 9 (14.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (14.52%) DNS
13 8 (12.90%) HP
13 8 (12.90%) DHCP
13 8 (12.90%) VMware ESX
13 8 (12.90%) NetBackup
13 8 (12.90%) Private Cloud
13 8 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
13 8 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010

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 12 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (8.06%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.61%) Apache
4 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.61%) iPlanet
4 1 (1.61%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.13%) Firewall
2 9 (14.52%) DNS
3 8 (12.90%) DHCP
4 6 (9.68%) LAN
4 6 (9.68%) SAN
4 6 (9.68%) SMTP
4 6 (9.68%) WAN
5 5 (8.06%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (8.06%) Skype
6 3 (4.84%) NAS
7 2 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.61%) BIG-IP
8 1 (1.61%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.61%) FTP
8 1 (1.61%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.61%) LDAP
8 1 (1.61%) Network Security
8 1 (1.61%) OpenFlow
8 1 (1.61%) SSL
8 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (6.45%) Big Data
4 4 (6.45%) DB2
4 4 (6.45%) MySQL
4 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
General
1 18 (29.03%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Electronics
3 4 (6.45%) Law
4 1 (1.61%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) Web Services
2 2 (3.23%) J2EE
3 1 (1.61%) .NET
3 1 (1.61%) REST
3 1 (1.61%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.42%) Data Centre
2 8 (12.90%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (3.23%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.61%) Blog
4 1 (1.61%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.61%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.61%) PKI
4 1 (1.61%) Replication
4 1 (1.61%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 30 (48.39%) Windows
2 20 (32.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (25.81%) Windows Server
4 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (19.35%) Linux
6 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (8.06%) Android
8 4 (6.45%) VMS
9 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (3.23%) Unix
10 1 (1.61%) AIX
10 1 (1.61%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (1.61%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (1.61%) Solaris
10 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.52%) Migration
2 7 (11.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 6 (9.68%) Server Building
4 5 (8.06%) Data Centre Operations
4 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 5 (8.06%) Load Balancing
4 5 (8.06%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (8.06%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 5 (8.06%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 4 (6.45%) Analytics
5 4 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (4.84%) ITIL
6 3 (4.84%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.23%) DevOps
7 2 (3.23%) Network Design
7 2 (3.23%) Presales
7 2 (3.23%) Storage Virtualisation
7 2 (3.23%) Use Case
8 1 (1.61%) Service Design
8 1 (1.61%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) PowerShell
1 10 (16.13%) SQL
2 5 (8.06%) VB
3 3 (4.84%) Java
4 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.23%) Python
5 1 (1.61%) C
5 1 (1.61%) C++
5 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.61%) Perl
5 1 (1.61%) PHP
5 1 (1.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (8.06%) Degree
3 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.45%) VCAP
4 3 (4.84%) VCP5
5 2 (3.23%) MCSE
5 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.61%) RHCA
6 1 (1.61%) RHCE
6 1 (1.61%) VCP6
System Software
1 38 (61.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (32.26%) Active Directory
3 18 (29.03%) vSphere
4 9 (14.52%) Hyper-V
5 8 (12.90%) VMware ESX
6 6 (9.68%) vCloud
6 6 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (6.45%) XenServer
8 3 (4.84%) XenApp
8 3 (4.84%) XenDesktop
9 2 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (1.61%) NFS
10 1 (1.61%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) NetBackup
2 6 (9.68%) vRealize
3 5 (8.06%) AirWatch
3 5 (8.06%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (8.06%) WSUS
4 3 (4.84%) Puppet
5 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.61%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.61%) SCCM
6 1 (1.61%) SCOM
6 1 (1.61%) SnapMirror
6 1 (1.61%) SnapVault
6 1 (1.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 62 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (32.26%) Microsoft
3 12 (19.35%) Cisco
4 8 (12.90%) HP
5 6 (9.68%) Oracle
5 6 (9.68%) Symantec
6 5 (8.06%) MobileIron
7 4 (6.45%) Citrix
7 4 (6.45%) F5
7 4 (6.45%) NetApp
7 4 (6.45%) Red Hat
7 4 (6.45%) Sybase
7 4 (6.45%) Veeam
8 3 (4.84%) Juniper
9 2 (3.23%) Dell
9 2 (3.23%) Infoblox
10 1 (1.61%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.61%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (1.61%) EqualLogic
10 1 (1.61%) Splunk
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