Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

VMware
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 12 7
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5 +14
Contract jobs citing VMware 11 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 15.07% 9.47% 13.95%
As % of the Vendors category 21.15% 13.43% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 16
Bedford median daily rate £130 £200 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.00% -33.33% +14.29%
10th Percentile £125 £200 £250
90th Percentile £335 £294 £450
Bedfordshire median daily rate £300 £363 £300
% change year-on-year -17.24% +20.83% +11.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Bedford median hourly rate - - £20.00
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +48.94%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Bedford.

All Vendors
Bedford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 52 67 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 71.23% 70.53% 62.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 47 38
Bedford median daily rate £370 £360 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +6.27% -3.21%
10th Percentile £125 £200 £183
90th Percentile £490 £460 £483
Bedfordshire median daily rate £420 £398 £400
% change year-on-year +5.66% -0.63% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Bedford median hourly rate £15.50 £9.65 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.62% -67.83% +100.00%
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £11.84 £12.53 £32.03
% change year-on-year -5.47% -60.89% +113.52%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing VMware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Bedford

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VMware in Bedford.

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Bedford

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Bedford over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Bedford

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Bedford

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for VMware.

1 10 (90.91%) Windows
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 9 (81.82%) DNS
2 9 (81.82%) DHCP
2 9 (81.82%) ITIL
3 8 (72.73%) Citrix
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
4 7 (63.64%) vSphere
4 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (63.64%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (63.64%) VPN
4 7 (63.64%) VoIP
4 7 (63.64%) McAfee
4 7 (63.64%) RSA SecurID
4 7 (63.64%) Google
4 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (63.64%) XenApp
5 5 (45.45%) G Suite
6 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
7 2 (18.18%) SCCM
7 2 (18.18%) MCSA
7 2 (18.18%) SAN
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (18.18%) Terminal Services
7 2 (18.18%) Symantec
7 2 (18.18%) Data Centre

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) G Suite
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) DHCP
1 9 (81.82%) DNS
2 7 (63.64%) VoIP
2 7 (63.64%) VPN
3 2 (18.18%) SAN
4 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
4 1 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) NAS
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Service Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) RSA SecurID
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 1 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
3 1 (9.09%) NHS
3 1 (9.09%) PDA
3 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Android
4 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL V2
2 1 (9.09%) ITSM
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCSA
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (9.09%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) MCP
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (9.09%) VCAP
3 1 (9.09%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) vSphere
2 7 (63.64%) XenApp
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 2 (18.18%) Terminal Services
4 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (9.09%) vCloud
5 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (9.09%) DameWare
2 1 (9.09%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
2 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) Citrix
3 7 (63.64%) Google
3 7 (63.64%) McAfee
4 2 (18.18%) Symantec
5 1 (9.09%) 3PAR
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) CommVault
5 1 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) EqualLogic
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) IBM
5 1 (9.09%) NetApp
5 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
5 1 (9.09%) Veritas