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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 2 July 2022 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
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 18 34 32
Rank change year-on-year +16 -2 +35
Contract jobs citing VMware 67 19 22
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 8.34% 3.50% 4.67%
As % of the Vendors category 21.75% 12.26% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 14 16
10th Percentile - £223 £262
25th Percentile £313 £313 £300
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £338 £400
Median % change year-on-year +25.93% -15.63% +19.85%
75th Percentile £438 £438 £506
90th Percentile £508 £550 £525
East of England median daily rate £425 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +18.06% -4.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
East of England median hourly rate £28.41 £18.38 £59.50
% change year-on-year +54.61% -69.12% +138.00%

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 308 155 176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 38.36% 28.55% 37.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 76 113
10th Percentile £183 £154 £229
25th Percentile £313 £184 £325
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £338 £450
Median % change year-on-year +25.93% -25.00% -
75th Percentile £538 £498 £550
90th Percentile £658 £540 £625
East of England median daily rate £450 £408 £425
% change year-on-year +10.43% -4.12% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 36 7
10th Percentile £13.25 £12.25 £10.85
25th Percentile £15.25 £12.85 £12.71
Median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £15.50
Median % change year-on-year +14.81% -12.90% -11.43%
75th Percentile £20.56 £15.04 £18.38
90th Percentile £20.75 £20.88 £27.00
East of England median hourly rate £19.50 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +21.88% -20.00% +17.65%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Cambridgeshire

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VMware in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for VMware in Cambridgeshire

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing VMware in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for VMware in Cambridgeshire

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing VMware in Cambridgeshire.

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 2 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Peterborough +10 52 £425 +30.77% 6
Cambridge -1 9 £425 -22.73% 5
St Neots - 1 £163 - 1
VMware
East of England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, IT contractor jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for VMware.

1 61 (91.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (82.09%) Windows
3 54 (80.60%) Azure
4 53 (79.10%) AWS
5 51 (76.12%) Microsoft
6 50 (74.63%) Active Directory
7 49 (73.13%) Microsoft 365
8 47 (70.15%) SLA
9 46 (68.66%) SCCM
10 45 (67.16%) Change Management
11 44 (65.67%) Azure Active Directory
11 44 (65.67%) Incident Management
12 27 (40.30%) vSphere
12 27 (40.30%) SQL Server
13 26 (38.81%) Windows Server
14 25 (37.31%) PaaS
14 25 (37.31%) Windows Server 2012
14 25 (37.31%) IaaS
15 24 (35.82%) DNS
16 23 (34.33%) DHCP
16 23 (34.33%) Exchange Server 2013
16 23 (34.33%) Skype for Business
16 23 (34.33%) Hyper-V
16 23 (34.33%) Skype
16 23 (34.33%) Remote Desktop
17 22 (32.84%) SCVMM
17 22 (32.84%) PKI
17 22 (32.84%) Microsoft Intune
17 22 (32.84%) SQL
17 22 (32.84%) SharePoint

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 23 (34.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 23 (34.33%) Skype for Business
2 22 (32.84%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.49%) CMS
3 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 54 (80.60%) Azure
2 53 (79.10%) AWS
3 49 (73.13%) Microsoft 365
4 44 (65.67%) Azure Active Directory
5 25 (37.31%) IaaS
5 25 (37.31%) PaaS
6 2 (2.99%) GitHub
7 1 (1.49%) Azure DevOps
Communications & Networking
1 24 (35.82%) DNS
2 23 (34.33%) DHCP
2 23 (34.33%) Remote Desktop
2 23 (34.33%) Skype
3 6 (8.96%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.97%) Firewall
4 4 (5.97%) LAN
4 4 (5.97%) VoIP
5 3 (4.48%) VPN
6 2 (2.99%) BGP
6 2 (2.99%) Internet
6 2 (2.99%) OSPF
6 2 (2.99%) WAN
7 1 (1.49%) H.323
7 1 (1.49%) MGCP
7 1 (1.49%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.49%) QSIG
7 1 (1.49%) SCCP
7 1 (1.49%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (40.30%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (10.45%) Social Skills
2 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 45 (67.16%) Applications Engineer
1 45 (67.16%) Cloud Engineer
2 23 (34.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 23 (34.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (5.97%) Technical Design Authority
5 3 (4.48%) Administrator
5 3 (4.48%) Analyst
6 2 (2.99%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (2.99%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (2.99%) Network Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (1.49%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (1.49%) Citrix Engineer
7 1 (1.49%) CRM Architect
7 1 (1.49%) Data Analyst
7 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (1.49%) SQL DBA
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) Velocity
2 1 (1.49%) .NET
2 1 (1.49%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (32.84%) PKI
1 22 (32.84%) Replication
2 3 (4.48%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.99%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.49%) CCTV
4 1 (1.49%) Clustering
4 1 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.49%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 55 (82.09%) Windows
2 26 (38.81%) Windows Server
3 25 (37.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (8.96%) Linux
5 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.99%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (67.16%) Change Management
2 44 (65.67%) Incident Management
3 22 (32.84%) Identity Management
4 6 (8.96%) ITIL
5 5 (7.46%) DevOps
5 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (5.97%) Agile
6 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure as Code
6 4 (5.97%) Migration
6 4 (5.97%) Platform Engineering
6 4 (5.97%) Presales
7 3 (4.48%) High Availability
7 3 (4.48%) Operational Stability
7 3 (4.48%) Re-Platforming
7 3 (4.48%) Task Automation
8 2 (2.99%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.99%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.49%) Analytics
9 1 (1.49%) TOGAF
9 1 (1.49%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.84%) SQL
2 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.49%) Bash
3 1 (1.49%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (4.48%) CCNP
4 2 (2.99%) CCIE
4 2 (2.99%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.49%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.49%) CCA
5 1 (1.49%) CCIE Collaboration
5 1 (1.49%) CCNA
5 1 (1.49%) MCITP
5 1 (1.49%) MCSE
5 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.49%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (70.15%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (91.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (74.63%) Active Directory
3 27 (40.30%) vSphere
4 23 (34.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.99%) Docker
5 2 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.49%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 1 (1.49%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.49%) XenApp
6 1 (1.49%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 46 (68.66%) SCCM
2 22 (32.84%) Microsoft Intune
2 22 (32.84%) SCVMM
3 4 (5.97%) Terraform
4 3 (4.48%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 2 (2.99%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.49%) Ansible
6 1 (1.49%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.49%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 51 (76.12%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.46%) Cisco
3 4 (5.97%) Palo Alto
4 3 (4.48%) Citrix
5 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.99%) Veritas
6 1 (1.49%) Aruba
6 1 (1.49%) Commvault
6 1 (1.49%) Dell
6 1 (1.49%) EMC
6 1 (1.49%) Hitachi
6 1 (1.49%) Ivanti
6 1 (1.49%) Kronos
6 1 (1.49%) Meraki
6 1 (1.49%) NetApp
6 1 (1.49%) Veeam
6 1 (1.49%) WatchGuard