The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for VMware Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Server over the 3 months to 27 June 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.

VMware Server
England / East of England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 147
Contract jobs citing VMware Server 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England - - 0.066%
As % of the System Software category - - 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £165
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £450 £275
% change year-on-year -27.77% +63.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.46 £19.82
% change year-on-year - +149.60%  

VMware Server is in the system software skills category. The next 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 system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 356 359 440
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 15.21% 14.13% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 197 236
Median daily rate £325 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £155 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 74 77
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -29.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.65 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £43.50 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -27.64% +28.57%  

VMware Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing VMware Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Server in the East of England

VMware Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VMware Server in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Server in the East of England

VMware Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Server in the East of England