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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for vCenter Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited vCenter Server over the 6 months to 15 August 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.

VMware vCenter Server
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 125 124 103
Rank change year-on-year -1 -21 +72
Contract jobs citing vCenter Server 9 7 3
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.36% 0.31% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.63% 2.17% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
10th Percentile £460 £753 -
25th Percentile £462 £756 £663
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £513 £775 £675
Median % change year-on-year -33.87% +14.81% +35.00%
75th Percentile £556 £788 £688
90th Percentile £568 - -
England median daily rate £531 £416 £463
% change year-on-year +27.63% -10.00% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
England median hourly rate - - £47.83
% change year-on-year - - +13.58%

vCenter Server is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 342 322 186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 13.63% 14.33% 12.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 222 131
10th Percentile £256 £219 £160
25th Percentile £375 £340 £309
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £485 £500 £425
Median % change year-on-year -3.00% +17.65% -3.41%
75th Percentile £625 £575 £531
90th Percentile £700 £667 £650
England median daily rate £575 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 12
10th Percentile £13.25 £15.38 £14.50
25th Percentile £15.25 £16.59 £17.22
Median hourly rate £15.50 £22.73 £19.50
Median % change year-on-year -31.81% +16.56% +20.33%
75th Percentile £52.50 £27.58 £25.58
90th Percentile £65.30 £28.56 £63.33
England median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £19.39
% change year-on-year +15.00% +3.15% +2.59%

vCenter Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing vCenter Server as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for vCenter Server in the East of England

vCenter Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing vCenter Server in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for vCenter Server in the East of England

vCenter Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing vCenter Server in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for vCenter Server in the East of England

vCenter Server
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing vCenter Server within the East of England region over the 6 months to 15 August 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
Hertfordshire -3 4 £550 -29.03% 3
Cambridgeshire - 4 £513 -
Suffolk -7 1 £469 -
vCenter Server
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 2022, IT contractor jobs citing vCenter Server 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 East of England region with a requirement for vCenter Server.

1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
1 5 (55.56%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (44.44%) HAProxy
2 4 (44.44%) Ansible
2 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
2 4 (44.44%) Fujitsu
2 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) C-shell
2 4 (44.44%) Bash
2 4 (44.44%) Nagios
2 4 (44.44%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) LDAP
2 4 (44.44%) DHCP
2 4 (44.44%) SNMP
2 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) HP
2 4 (44.44%) Dell
2 4 (44.44%) Task Automation
2 4 (44.44%) Puppet
3 2 (22.22%) Social Skills
3 2 (22.22%) VMware NSX
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) vSphere
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) People Management
3 2 (22.22%) Data Centre

vCenter Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (11.11%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DHCP
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
1 4 (44.44%) SNMP
2 2 (22.22%) VSAN
3 1 (11.11%) SD-WAN
3 1 (11.11%) SMTP
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 2 (22.22%) Social Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Influencing Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Principal Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
1 4 (44.44%) Task Automation
2 2 (22.22%) Dashboard Development
2 2 (22.22%) Database Optimisation
2 2 (22.22%) People Management
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile
3 1 (11.11%) Boundary Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Dependency Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Bash
1 4 (44.44%) C-shell
1 4 (44.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) VMware NSX
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Ansible
1 4 (44.44%) HAProxy
1 4 (44.44%) Nagios
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Dell
2 4 (44.44%) Fujitsu
2 4 (44.44%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Google
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
3 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
3 1 (11.11%) Sun