Period
to 23 June 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cumbria 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 23 June 2018 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
North West > Cumbria
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 12 20
Rank change year-on-year -8 +8 +4
Contract jobs citing VMware 6 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 3.90% 12.35% 2.63%
As % of the Vendors category 8.00% 19.61% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 2
Cumbria median daily rate £275 £225 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% -50.00%
10th Percentile £218 £210 £225
90th Percentile £395 £335 £275
North West median daily rate £375 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Cumbria median hourly rate - £16.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -62.79% -13.13%
North West median hourly rate £28.13 £16.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +75.78% -23.81% -6.67%

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 Cumbria.

All Vendors
Cumbria
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 75 51 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 48.70% 62.96% 46.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 14 17
Cumbria median daily rate £400 £343 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.79% -12.18% -1.27%
10th Percentile £251 £211 £225
90th Percentile £630 £576 £510
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 14
Cumbria median hourly rate £45.00 £16.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +181.25% -56.16% -21.01%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.75 £12.75
90th Percentile £51.25 £41.65 £56.48
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +9.38% -20.00% +14.29%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Cumbria

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Cumbria

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cumbria

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Cumbria

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cumbria

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Cumbria over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Cumbria

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cumbria

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Cumbria

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Cumbria

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Cumbria region over the 6 months to 23 June 2018. 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
Barrow-in-Furness - 1 £375 -
Whitehaven - 1 £400 - 2
VMware
North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, 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 Cumbria region with a requirement for VMware.

1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Capita
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) Cloud Operations
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) Dell
5 1 (16.67%) EMC
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) MetaFrame
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) NetApp
5 1 (16.67%) Veritas
5 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (16.67%) SLA

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cumbria 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 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) SAP HANA
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Build Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) SUSE
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Operations
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Server Building
2 1 (16.67%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (16.67%) MetaFrame
4 1 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Capita
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Dell
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Ivanti
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Sun
2 1 (16.67%) Veritas