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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Consultant
Rank 600 620 601
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -19
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Consultant 24 26 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.047% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.050% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 31
Median daily rate £426 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.37% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £289 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
46813 52482 53624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.79% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 30599 33429 33859
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1652 2038 2200
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

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 4 December 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 18 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 4 December 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 +15 23 £438 -2.77%
South East +28 9 £450 +55.84%
London +1 7 £425 -29.16%
Hampshire - 6 £550 -
West Midlands -5 4 - -
Birmingham -9 3 - -
Basingstoke - 3 - -
East of England +6 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Yorkshire +17 1 £525 -
Leeds +16 1 £525 -
West Yorkshire +12 1 £525 -
Scotland +10 1 £426 +21.57%
Farnborough - 1 - -
Telford - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £425 -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £426 -

VMware Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 52 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (48.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (44.23%) Windows
4 19 (36.54%) vSphere
5 16 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 16 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (28.85%) Active Directory
7 14 (26.92%) Windows Server
8 13 (25.00%) vRealize
9 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (21.15%) MS Exchange
10 11 (21.15%) Data Centre
11 10 (19.23%) PowerShell
11 10 (19.23%) Migration
12 9 (17.31%) Cisco
12 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
12 9 (17.31%) SC Cleared
12 9 (17.31%) Security Cleared
12 9 (17.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (15.38%) NetBackup
13 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (15.38%) Finance
13 8 (15.38%) HP
14 7 (13.46%) Firewall
14 7 (13.46%) Linux
14 7 (13.46%) vCloud
14 7 (13.46%) Virtual Infrastructure
14 7 (13.46%) SQL Server 2012
15 6 (11.54%) Private Cloud

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 11 (21.15%) MS Exchange
2 8 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (9.62%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.92%) Apache
4 1 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.92%) iPlanet
4 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) Firewall
2 6 (11.54%) DHCP
2 6 (11.54%) DNS
3 5 (9.62%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (9.62%) LAN
3 5 (9.62%) Skype
3 5 (9.62%) SMTP
3 5 (9.62%) WAN
4 4 (7.69%) SAN
5 2 (3.85%) NAS
6 1 (1.92%) BIG-IP
6 1 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.92%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.92%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.85%) Big Data
4 2 (3.85%) DB2
4 2 (3.85%) MySQL
4 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Maven
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) J2EE
1 2 (3.85%) Web Services
2 1 (1.92%) .NET
2 1 (1.92%) Flash
2 1 (1.92%) REST
2 1 (1.92%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.54%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.85%) Blog
3 2 (3.85%) FlexPod
3 2 (3.85%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 23 (44.23%) Windows
2 16 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (26.92%) Windows Server
4 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (13.46%) Linux
7 5 (9.62%) Android
8 3 (5.77%) VMS
9 1 (1.92%) AIX
9 1 (1.92%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.92%) Solaris
9 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.23%) Migration
2 7 (13.46%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 5 (9.62%) Data Centre Operations
3 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 5 (9.62%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (9.62%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 5 (9.62%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 4 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 4 (7.69%) Server Building
5 3 (5.77%) ITIL
5 3 (5.77%) Presales
5 3 (5.77%) Use Case
5 3 (5.77%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (3.85%) Analytics
6 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.85%) Data Encryption
6 2 (3.85%) DevOps
6 2 (3.85%) Workflow
7 1 (1.92%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.92%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.23%) PowerShell
2 6 (11.54%) SQL
3 5 (9.62%) VB
4 2 (3.85%) Java
5 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.92%) C
5 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.92%) PHP
5 1 (1.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) SC Cleared
1 9 (17.31%) Security Cleared
1 9 (17.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (9.62%) VCAP
3 3 (5.77%) Degree
3 3 (5.77%) VCP5
4 1 (1.92%) MCSE
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.92%) VCP6
System Software
1 25 (48.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (36.54%) vSphere
3 15 (28.85%) Active Directory
4 7 (13.46%) vCloud
5 6 (11.54%) VMware ESX
5 6 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (7.69%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.92%) XenApp
8 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.92%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (25.00%) vRealize
2 8 (15.38%) NetBackup
3 5 (9.62%) AirWatch
3 5 (9.62%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (9.62%) WSUS
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.92%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.92%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.92%) Puppet
5 1 (1.92%) SnapMirror
5 1 (1.92%) SnapVault
5 1 (1.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 9 (17.31%) Cisco
4 8 (15.38%) HP
5 6 (11.54%) Symantec
6 5 (9.62%) MobileIron
7 4 (7.69%) F5
7 4 (7.69%) Veeam
8 3 (5.77%) Juniper
8 3 (5.77%) Oracle
8 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.85%) Citrix
9 2 (3.85%) NetApp
9 2 (3.85%) Sybase
10 1 (1.92%) BEA
10 1 (1.92%) Bloomberg
10 1 (1.92%) Dell
10 1 (1.92%) Reuters
10 1 (1.92%) SunGard
10 1 (1.92%) Veritas