The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 3 months to 26 June 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
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 40 34
Rank change year-on-year +24 -6  
Contract jobs citing VMware 106 34 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 10.27% 3.62% 4.99%
As % of the Vendors category 21.72% 7.73% 11.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 21 27
Median daily rate £398 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.62% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £358 £330
% change year-on-year +3.49% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £28.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -39.47% +29.54%  

VMware is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 488 440 547
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 47.29% 46.86% 44.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 212 241
Median daily rate £390 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 28
Median hourly rate £12.50 £10.12 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.54% -55.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.03 £8.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £15.13 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing VMware as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Buckinghamshire

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Buckinghamshire

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Buckinghamshire

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Buckinghamshire

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 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
Milton Keynes +28 86 £400 -2.43% 8
High Wycombe +4 1 £160 -60.49% 3
Amersham +2 1 £325 -
Aylesbury -3 1 £250 - 2
Marlow - 1 £305 -
VMware
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for VMware.

1 100 (69.44%) Windows
2 80 (55.56%) Linux
3 70 (48.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 57 (39.58%) Active Directory
5 49 (34.03%) Migration
6 46 (31.94%) Security Cleared
7 44 (30.56%) Microsoft
8 41 (28.47%) Microsoft Azure
9 40 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
9 40 (27.78%) SC Cleared
10 39 (27.08%) ITIL
11 35 (24.31%) Citrix
11 35 (24.31%) OpenStack
12 32 (22.22%) Unix
12 32 (22.22%) Windows Server
13 31 (21.53%) Hyper-V
14 29 (20.14%) Windows Server 2008
14 29 (20.14%) Microsoft Certification
15 28 (19.44%) AIX
16 27 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
17 25 (17.36%) HP
18 24 (16.67%) SAN
18 24 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
18 24 (16.67%) MS Exchange
18 24 (16.67%) Data Centre
19 21 (14.58%) Virtual Environments
19 21 (14.58%) SQL
20 20 (13.89%) Red Hat
20 20 (13.89%) Cisco
20 20 (13.89%) Firewall

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 35 (24.31%) OpenStack
2 24 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 12 (8.33%) Skype for Business
4 11 (7.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (7.64%) SharePoint
5 10 (6.94%) IIS
6 7 (4.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.78%) Apache
7 4 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 41 (28.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (13.89%) Office 365
4 14 (9.72%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (9.72%) IaaS
5 5 (3.47%) SaaS
6 3 (2.08%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.69%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 24 (16.67%) SAN
2 20 (13.89%) Firewall
3 13 (9.03%) DNS
4 10 (6.94%) WAN
5 8 (5.56%) BIG-IP
5 8 (5.56%) DHCP
6 7 (4.86%) LAN
6 7 (4.86%) LDAP
7 5 (3.47%) NAS
8 2 (1.39%) Kerberos
8 2 (1.39%) Network Security
8 2 (1.39%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.69%) BGP
9 1 (0.69%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.69%) Internet
9 1 (0.69%) IPv4
9 1 (0.69%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.69%) OSPF
9 1 (0.69%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
3 7 (4.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (4.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.08%) Big Data
4 3 (2.08%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.39%) DB2
6 1 (0.69%) MySQL
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (9.03%) GitLab
2 4 (2.78%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.69%) MSI
General
1 19 (13.19%) Finance
2 7 (4.86%) Banking
3 3 (2.08%) Retail
4 2 (1.39%) Electronics
4 2 (1.39%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.39%) Marketing
4 2 (1.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 39 (27.08%) Architect
2 26 (18.06%) Technical Architect
3 17 (11.81%) Cloud Engineer
4 12 (8.33%) Administrator
4 12 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 11 (7.64%) Analyst
5 11 (7.64%) Linux Administrator
6 10 (6.94%) Infrastructure Architect
7 9 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
8 8 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (4.86%) Cloud Architect
9 7 (4.86%) Cloud Automation Engineer
10 6 (4.17%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
10 6 (4.17%) Migration Engineer
10 6 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.17%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
11 5 (3.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (3.47%) Messaging Specialist
11 5 (3.47%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.69%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 20 (13.89%) Hybrid Cloud
2 20 (13.89%) Public Cloud
3 15 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (8.33%) Clustering
5 11 (7.64%) Private Cloud
6 6 (4.17%) Smartphone
7 4 (2.78%) Replication
8 3 (2.08%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.39%) IBM XIV
9 2 (1.39%) LPAR
10 1 (0.69%) CESG
10 1 (0.69%) CMDB
10 1 (0.69%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.69%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.69%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.69%) PKI
10 1 (0.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 100 (69.44%) Windows
2 80 (55.56%) Linux
3 32 (22.22%) Unix
3 32 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 29 (20.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (19.44%) AIX
6 27 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (11.81%) Solaris
9 11 (7.64%) Windows 10
10 10 (6.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (4.17%) CentOS
11 6 (4.17%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.39%) VMS
13 1 (0.69%) Debian
13 1 (0.69%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (34.03%) Migration
2 39 (27.08%) ITIL
3 21 (14.58%) Virtual Environments
4 20 (13.89%) Change Management
5 19 (13.19%) ITIL V3
6 18 (12.50%) Service Management
7 15 (10.42%) Project Management
8 14 (9.72%) Configuration Management
8 14 (9.72%) ITSM
9 13 (9.03%) Validation
10 11 (7.64%) Service Delivery
11 10 (6.94%) DevOps
12 9 (6.25%) Infrastructure Monitoring
13 8 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (5.56%) TOGAF
14 7 (4.86%) Network Design
14 7 (4.86%) Task Automation
15 6 (4.17%) Capacity Management
15 6 (4.17%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 21 (14.58%) SQL
2 18 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 6 (4.17%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.69%) VB
4 1 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (31.94%) Security Cleared
2 40 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 29 (20.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (13.19%) DV Cleared
5 17 (11.81%) MCSE
6 15 (10.42%) MCP
7 11 (7.64%) MCSA
8 9 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (5.56%) CCNA
9 8 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (4.17%) CCNP
11 4 (2.78%) MCDBA
11 4 (2.78%) MCITP
12 2 (1.39%) GSAE
13 1 (0.69%) CCAA
13 1 (0.69%) CCENT
13 1 (0.69%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.69%) CTC Cleared
13 1 (0.69%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.25%) SLA
2 5 (3.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 3 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 19770
4 1 (0.69%) GPG13
4 1 (0.69%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.69%) QA
4 1 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 70 (48.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 57 (39.58%) Active Directory
3 31 (21.53%) Hyper-V
4 13 (9.03%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (9.03%) VMware Workstation
5 10 (6.94%) vSphere
6 5 (3.47%) Forefront TMG
6 5 (3.47%) ISA Server
6 5 (3.47%) UAG
6 5 (3.47%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (2.08%) VMware Server
8 3 (2.08%) XenApp
9 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (1.39%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (1.39%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.69%) PowerHA
10 1 (0.69%) vCloud
10 1 (0.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (11.81%) Ansible
2 12 (8.33%) Rundeck
3 8 (5.56%) SCCM
4 7 (4.86%) SCOM
5 6 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
6 5 (3.47%) OVSD
7 4 (2.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 4 (2.78%) vMotion
8 3 (2.08%) AirWatch
8 3 (2.08%) Backup Exec
8 3 (2.08%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (2.08%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.39%) OpenView
9 2 (1.39%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (1.39%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.69%) EdgeSight
10 1 (0.69%) Puppet
10 1 (0.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 44 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 35 (24.31%) Citrix
3 25 (17.36%) HP
4 20 (13.89%) Cisco
4 20 (13.89%) Red Hat
5 12 (8.33%) IBM
6 11 (7.64%) NetApp
7 8 (5.56%) F5
7 8 (5.56%) Oracle
7 8 (5.56%) ServiceNow
8 7 (4.86%) SAP
9 6 (4.17%) Forcepoint
10 5 (3.47%) Blue Coat
10 5 (3.47%) CheckPoint
11 4 (2.78%) StorageTek
11 4 (2.78%) Sun
11 4 (2.78%) Symantec
11 4 (2.78%) Veeam
12 3 (2.08%) Remedy
13 2 (1.39%) Dell
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