Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 22 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 42 46
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware 50 42 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.52% 3.74% 4.29%
As % of the Vendors category 9.86% 9.46% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 22 35
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £290 £344 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.64% -8.33% +66.67%
10th Percentile £184 £228 £258
90th Percentile £393 £477 £438
East of England median daily rate £350 £336 £350
% change year-on-year +4.09% -3.93% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £16.63 - £48.50
10th Percentile £13.55 - £13.75
90th Percentile £20.43 - £60.00
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £27.60 £31.56
% change year-on-year -42.03% -12.53% +31.48%

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 Cambridgeshire.

All Vendors
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 507 444 661
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 35.68% 39.50% 42.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 207 365
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £363 £400 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% -0.62% +15.00%
10th Percentile £200 £228 £213
90th Percentile £538 £575 £575
East of England median daily rate £408 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +8.67% -6.25% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 33 63
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.62 £17.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.48% -1.43% -30.00%
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.56 £11.30
90th Percentile £36.98 £46.55 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £16.47 £16.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -0.21% -19.51% -1.20%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Cambridgeshire

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Cambridgeshire

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Cambridgeshire

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Cambridgeshire

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +15 35 £300 -20.00% 13
Peterborough -15 6 £193 -34.47% 3
Huntingdon -9 2 - - 1
VMware
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for VMware.

1 26 (52.00%) Windows
2 19 (38.00%) Active Directory
3 18 (36.00%) SAN
4 16 (32.00%) Linux
5 13 (26.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (26.00%) People Management
6 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (22.00%) MCSE
8 10 (20.00%) NHS
8 10 (20.00%) Windows Server
9 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (18.00%) NetApp
9 9 (18.00%) HP
9 9 (18.00%) Unix
10 8 (16.00%) ITIL
10 8 (16.00%) Cisco
10 8 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (16.00%) Data Centre
10 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (14.00%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (14.00%) PowerShell
12 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (12.00%) Marketing
12 6 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
12 6 (12.00%) Electronics
12 6 (12.00%) Telecoms
12 6 (12.00%) Finance
12 6 (12.00%) Manufacturing
12 6 (12.00%) Programme Management

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 6 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.00%) Apache
2 2 (4.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.00%) MediaWiki
2 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.00%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 18 (36.00%) SAN
2 3 (6.00%) DHCP
2 3 (6.00%) DNS
2 3 (6.00%) LAN
2 3 (6.00%) SNMP
3 2 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (4.00%) Firewall
3 2 (4.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (4.00%) WAN
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.00%) LDAP
4 1 (2.00%) Network Security
4 1 (2.00%) OSPF
4 1 (2.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.00%) VPN
4 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.00%) GIS
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.00%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (12.00%) Electronics
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
1 6 (12.00%) Manufacturing
1 6 (12.00%) Marketing
1 6 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (18.00%) VMware Engineer
2 6 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (12.00%) Server Engineer
2 6 (12.00%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Administrator
3 5 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
3 5 (10.00%) VMware Specialist
4 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 4 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Senior Server Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Senior Server Support Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Server Support
4 4 (8.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) NHS
2 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (16.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 26 (52.00%) Windows
2 16 (32.00%) Linux
3 10 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (18.00%) Unix
4 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (10.00%) Ubuntu
7 4 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (6.00%) CentOS
9 2 (4.00%) Debian
9 2 (4.00%) Solaris
9 2 (4.00%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) People Management
2 8 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (16.00%) ITIL
3 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (12.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (6.00%) DevOps
4 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (6.00%) Project Management
5 2 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (4.00%) Change Control
5 2 (4.00%) Change Management
5 2 (4.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.00%) Information Security
5 2 (4.00%) Open Source
5 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 1 (2.00%) Break/Fix
6 1 (2.00%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (2.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.00%) SQL
3 2 (4.00%) Java
4 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.00%) C
4 1 (2.00%) C#
4 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.00%) Python
4 1 (2.00%) R
4 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (22.00%) MCSE
3 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.00%) Degree
5 2 (4.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.00%) MCP
6 1 (2.00%) CCA
6 1 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.00%) Master's Degree
6 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) JSP 440
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (38.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (26.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (14.00%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (8.00%) vSphere
5 3 (6.00%) Terminal Services
6 2 (4.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (4.00%) XenApp
7 1 (2.00%) Docker
7 1 (2.00%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.00%) Terminal Server
7 1 (2.00%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) vCenter Server
2 4 (8.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (6.00%) SCCM
3 3 (6.00%) vMotion
4 2 (4.00%) Backup Exec
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.00%) Puppet
4 2 (4.00%) Terraform
4 2 (4.00%) yum
5 1 (2.00%) Ansible
5 1 (2.00%) Nagios
5 1 (2.00%) Packer
5 1 (2.00%) SCOM
5 1 (2.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (2.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.00%) HP
2 9 (18.00%) NetApp
3 8 (16.00%) Cisco
4 6 (12.00%) Citrix
4 6 (12.00%) SAP
5 4 (8.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.00%) Cloudera
7 1 (2.00%) AppSense
7 1 (2.00%) Becrypt
7 1 (2.00%) CommVault
7 1 (2.00%) IBM
7 1 (2.00%) LogRhythm
7 1 (2.00%) Lumension
7 1 (2.00%) SaltStack
7 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.00%) Symantec