The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Server skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Server over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Server
Rank 601 558 563
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +5
Contract jobs citing VMware Server 43 65 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 0.66% 1.15% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 49 39
Median daily rate £375 £338 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +37.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £198 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £478 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £275 £225
% change year-on-year
+54.54% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £28.25 £64.91 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.47% +237.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £28.83 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.65 £100.98 £39.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £64.91 £34.25
% change year-on-year
-56.47% +89.51%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

System Software Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6547 5628 5489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.20% 10.22% 10.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4006 3142 2940
Median daily rate £400 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 441 662 669
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £38.00 £30.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +8.54%

VMware Server
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing VMware Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

VMware Server Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VMware Server
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Server within the UK.

VMware Server Daily Rate Trend in the UK

VMware Server
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Server within the UK over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

VMware Server Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

VMware Server
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Server within the UK.

VMware Server Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

VMware Server
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Server within the UK over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

VMware Server Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

VMware Server
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Server within the UK over the 3 months to 30 May 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 -14 40 £388 +14.81% 5
Yorkshire +6 17 £450 +63.63%
West Yorkshire -4 13 £450 +63.63%
London -8 13 £355 -8.51% 2
Leeds +3 11 £450 +102.24%
South West -7 3 £450 +50.00%
Cambridgeshire +13 2 £275 +66.66%
East of England +9 2 £275 +66.66%
Cambridge +4 2 £275 +66.66%
West Midlands -12 2 £300 -12.02%
Swindon - 2 £450 -
Wiltshire - 2 £450 -
City of London +33 1 £355 -25.36%
East Midlands +5 1 - - 1
Halifax +1 1 - -
South Yorkshire -1 1 £400 -
Coventry -4 1 £350 +2.63%
South East -17 1 £200 -38.22% 1
North West -18 1 £190 -45.71% 1
Wales - 1 - -
Hull - 1 £165 -
Humberside - 1 £450 -
East Yorkshire - 1 £165 -
Chester - 1 £190 -
Gloucester - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 £400 -
South Wales - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £190 -

VMware Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for VMware Server.

1 69 (100.00%) VMware
2 47 (68.12%) Windows
3 39 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (50.72%) Active Directory
5 31 (44.93%) SAN
6 27 (39.13%) Microsoft
6 27 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (39.13%) Windows Server
7 26 (37.68%) Data Centre
8 19 (27.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (27.54%) Linux
9 18 (26.09%) MS Exchange
10 16 (23.19%) DHCP
10 16 (23.19%) DNS
10 16 (23.19%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (21.74%) Citrix
11 15 (21.74%) ITIL
11 15 (21.74%) Migration
12 11 (15.94%) Project Management
13 10 (14.49%) SCCM
13 10 (14.49%) Server Virtualisation
14 9 (13.04%) CentOS
14 9 (13.04%) XenApp
14 9 (13.04%) Ubuntu
14 9 (13.04%) Cisco
15 8 (11.59%) SQL Server
15 8 (11.59%) PowerShell
15 8 (11.59%) Degree
16 7 (10.14%) Hyper-V
16 7 (10.14%) NAS

VMware Server
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 18 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.70%) IBM Notes
2 6 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.80%) IIS
4 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.45%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Office 365
2 1 (1.45%) IaaS
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.45%) PaaS
2 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (44.93%) SAN
2 16 (23.19%) DHCP
2 16 (23.19%) DNS
3 7 (10.14%) NAS
4 6 (8.70%) VLAN
5 4 (5.80%) Firewall
5 4 (5.80%) WAN
6 3 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (4.35%) LAN
7 2 (2.90%) Ethernet
7 2 (2.90%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (1.45%) FCoE
8 1 (1.45%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.45%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.45%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.45%) Big Data
2 1 (1.45%) MySQL
2 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (10.14%) Banking
2 5 (7.25%) Billing
3 2 (2.90%) Local Government
4 1 (1.45%) Finance
4 1 (1.45%) German Language
4 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (20.29%) VMware Engineer
2 13 (18.84%) Server Engineer
3 10 (14.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (13.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 9 (13.04%) Storage Specialist
4 9 (13.04%) Windows Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Active Directory Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Hardware Specialist
5 7 (10.14%) PowerShell Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) SCCM Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Consultant
7 5 (7.25%) Server Support
7 5 (7.25%) Wintel Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (5.80%) Service Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Services Delivery Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (37.68%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.14%) Clustering
2 7 (10.14%) NHS
3 6 (8.70%) Blackberry
3 6 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.80%) Mathematics
5 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.90%) EMC VNX
6 2 (2.90%) HP Storage
6 2 (2.90%) iPad
6 2 (2.90%) iPhone
6 2 (2.90%) PKI
7 1 (1.45%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 47 (68.12%) Windows
2 27 (39.13%) Windows Server
2 27 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (27.54%) Linux
3 19 (27.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (23.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (13.04%) CentOS
5 9 (13.04%) Ubuntu
6 5 (7.25%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.35%) Solaris
8 2 (2.90%) Unix
8 2 (2.90%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.45%) AIX
9 1 (1.45%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (1.45%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.45%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.74%) ITIL
1 15 (21.74%) Migration
2 11 (15.94%) Project Management
3 10 (14.49%) Server Virtualisation
4 6 (8.70%) Change Control
4 6 (8.70%) Data Migration
4 6 (8.70%) PRINCE2
4 6 (8.70%) Workflow
5 5 (7.25%) Server Building
5 5 (7.25%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.80%) Critical Success Factor
6 4 (5.80%) Time Management
7 3 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.90%) ERP
8 2 (2.90%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.90%) Risk Management
9 1 (1.45%) Asset Management
9 1 (1.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.45%) Process Management
9 1 (1.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.59%) PowerShell
2 7 (10.14%) SQL
3 6 (8.70%) Bash Shell
3 6 (8.70%) Ruby
4 1 (1.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Degree
2 7 (10.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.35%) BC Cleared
4 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.45%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.45%) CCNA
5 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.45%) HNC
5 1 (1.45%) HND
5 1 (1.45%) MCSA
5 1 (1.45%) MCSE
5 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) SLA
2 3 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.90%) QA
System Software
1 39 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (50.72%) Active Directory
3 9 (13.04%) XenApp
4 7 (10.14%) Hyper-V
5 6 (8.70%) vSphere
6 5 (7.25%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.45%) KVM
8 1 (1.45%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.45%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (14.49%) SCCM
2 2 (2.90%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (2.90%) SCOM
3 1 (1.45%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.45%) Grafana
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.45%) Nagios
3 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 69 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 15 (21.74%) Citrix
4 9 (13.04%) Cisco
5 6 (8.70%) IronPort
5 6 (8.70%) Lotus
6 5 (7.25%) Dell
6 5 (7.25%) HP
6 5 (7.25%) Oracle
7 4 (5.80%) EMC
8 2 (2.90%) Intel Security
8 2 (2.90%) JD Edwards
8 2 (2.90%) LANDesk
8 2 (2.90%) NetApp
9 1 (1.45%) Avaya
9 1 (1.45%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.45%) Veeam
9 1 (1.45%) Veritas
9 1 (1.45%) Wyse
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