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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Consultant
Rank 601 598 569
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -29
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Consultant 24 18 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.032% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.035% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 13
Average daily rate
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£463 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £323 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £465 £572
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £363 £300
% change year-on-year
+17.24% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £28.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 - -

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
54347 51343 48877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.79% 92.32% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 34673 31061 29030
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2003 1976 2120
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 2015.

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 17 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 28 August 2015. 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 -9 21 £475 +18.75% 1
London +23 12 £475 +11.76%
North West - 5 £475 - 1
Manchester - 4 - -
City of London +4 2 £525 +23.52%
East of England - 2 £425 -
Edinburgh - 2 £280 - 1
Scotland - 2 £280 - 2
South Yorkshire -17 1 - -
Yorkshire -31 1 - -
North East - 1 £525 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £525 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £525 -
Cheshire - 1 £475 - 1
Chester - 1 £475 - 1
Essex - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £425 -

VMware Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 36 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (72.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (38.89%) Windows
4 12 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (30.56%) VMware ESX
5 11 (30.56%) vSphere
6 9 (25.00%) vCloud
6 9 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 7 (19.44%) Migration
8 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (16.67%) HP
8 6 (16.67%) Citrix
8 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
9 5 (13.89%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (13.89%) VCP5
9 5 (13.89%) Data Centre
9 5 (13.89%) MS Visio
9 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
10 4 (11.11%) Cisco
10 4 (11.11%) Linux
10 4 (11.11%) ITIL
10 4 (11.11%) Python
10 4 (11.11%) Perl
10 4 (11.11%) VCAP
10 4 (11.11%) VCDX
11 3 (8.33%) XenDesktop
11 3 (8.33%) Private Cloud
11 3 (8.33%) FlexPod
11 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
11 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification

VMware Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) PaaS
1 1 (2.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) SAN
1 2 (5.56%) VLAN
2 1 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (2.78%) Subversion
1 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) Apache Flex
1 1 (2.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.33%) FlexPod
2 3 (8.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) NHS
3 1 (2.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (11.11%) Linux
4 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) UNIX
5 1 (2.78%) VMS
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.78%) Fedora
5 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Migration
2 4 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
3 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
3 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (2.78%) Use Case
3 1 (2.78%) Performance Testing
3 1 (2.78%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (11.11%) Python
2 4 (11.11%) Perl
3 2 (5.56%) SQL
3 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.56%) VB
3 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (13.89%) VCP5
3 4 (11.11%) VCAP
3 4 (11.11%) VCDX
4 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.56%) MCSE
6 1 (2.78%) MCSA
6 1 (2.78%) Degree
6 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.78%) VCP4
System Software
1 26 (72.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (30.56%) VMware ESX
2 11 (30.56%) vSphere
3 9 (25.00%) vCloud
4 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 5 (13.89%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
6 3 (8.33%) XenDesktop
6 3 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Puppet
1 2 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.78%) vMotion
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (16.67%) HP
2 6 (16.67%) Citrix
3 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.11%) Cisco
5 2 (5.56%) IBM
5 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.78%) Symantec
6 1 (2.78%) NetApp
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle
6 1 (2.78%) F5
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