The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 3 months to 30 March 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
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 32 27
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5  
Contract jobs citing VMware 5 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.24% 3.25% 5.47%
As % of the Vendors category 7.25% 11.76% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 7
Median daily rate £275 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.06% -1.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £235 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £331 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  

VMware is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 69 85 97
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 30.94% 27.60% 31.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 55 56
Median daily rate £350 £325 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -12.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £415 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Median hourly rate £10.50 £18.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.24% -52.56%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +10.29%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in East Sussex

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in East Sussex

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in East Sussex over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in East Sussex

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in East Sussex

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Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -3 3 £425 +30.76% 1
Uckfield - 1 £275 -
VMware
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for VMware.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 5 (55.56%) Citrix
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (33.33%) SCCM
6 3 (33.33%) Office 365
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 3 (33.33%) MS Office
7 2 (22.22%) vSphere
7 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (22.22%) Clustering
7 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
7 2 (22.22%) Linux
7 2 (22.22%) DHCP
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (22.22%) vCloud
7 2 (22.22%) WSUS
7 2 (22.22%) CentOS
7 2 (22.22%) DNS
7 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
7 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
8 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
8 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
8 1 (11.11%) SCOM

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Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) MPLS
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Server Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Design Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) CentOS
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
1 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
1 1 (11.11%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
1 1 (11.11%) IT Asset Management
1 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
1 1 (11.11%) Migration
1 1 (11.11%) Project Management
1 1 (11.11%) Protective Monitoring
1 1 (11.11%) Server Building
1 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) vCloud
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
2 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (22.22%) WSUS
3 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Meraki