The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 30 20 26
Rank change year-on-year -10 +6  
Contract jobs citing VMware 10 27 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.19% 6.63% 3.44%
As % of the Vendors category 7.30% 15.25% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 7
Median daily rate £275 £333 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.29% +20.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £198 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £425 £384
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 1
Median hourly rate - £52.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +75.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.44% -2.17%  

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 Cambridge.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 137 177 185
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 43.77% 43.49% 57.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 112 111
Median daily rate £399 £393 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.59% -0.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £240 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 11
Median hourly rate £18.25 £47.50 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.57% +104.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £60.00 £41.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Cambridge

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Cambridge over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Cambridge

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Cambridge

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for VMware.

1 10 (52.63%) Windows
1 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server
3 5 (26.32%) Firewall
3 5 (26.32%) Linux
3 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
4 4 (21.05%) SCCM
4 4 (21.05%) Python
4 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 4 (21.05%) EMC
5 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
5 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
5 3 (15.79%) SQL
5 3 (15.79%) SAN
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco
5 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (15.79%) Degree
5 3 (15.79%) vSphere
5 3 (15.79%) EMC VPLEX
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
6 2 (10.53%) SDLC
6 2 (10.53%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 2 (10.53%) Application Virtualisation
6 2 (10.53%) Software Architecture
6 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (10.53%) KVM

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Firewall
2 3 (15.79%) SAN
3 2 (10.53%) DHCP
3 2 (10.53%) DNS
3 2 (10.53%) Ethernet
3 2 (10.53%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (10.53%) Internet
3 2 (10.53%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (10.53%) Wireless
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (5.26%) LAN
4 1 (5.26%) Skype
4 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (10.53%) Billing
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Law
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Django Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Python Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Storage Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) CSS
1 2 (10.53%) Django
1 2 (10.53%) jQuery
1 2 (10.53%) Matplotlib
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Public Cloud
2 2 (10.53%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 1 (5.26%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (5.26%) EMC VNX
3 1 (5.26%) Life Science
3 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server
3 5 (26.32%) Linux
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) CentOS
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Solaris
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.53%) Application Virtualisation
1 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (10.53%) Converged Infrastructure
1 2 (10.53%) SDLC
1 2 (10.53%) Software Architecture
1 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
1 2 (10.53%) Web Development
2 1 (5.26%) Change Management
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
2 1 (5.26%) Migration
2 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
2 1 (5.26%) Security Hardening
2 1 (5.26%) Security Patching
2 1 (5.26%) Software Distribution
2 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
1 4 (21.05%) Python
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) C
3 2 (10.53%) C++
3 2 (10.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) A+ Certification
2 1 (5.26%) MCSA
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) GAMP
2 1 (5.26%) GxP
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
3 3 (15.79%) vSphere
4 2 (10.53%) Docker
4 2 (10.53%) KVM
4 2 (10.53%) LXC
4 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
4 2 (10.53%) XenApp
5 1 (5.26%) vCloud
5 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
2 3 (15.79%) EMC VPLEX
3 2 (10.53%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) EMC
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco
3 2 (10.53%) Brocade
3 2 (10.53%) CA
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) Riverbed
3 2 (10.53%) Vyatta
4 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.26%) Dell
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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