The median contractor rate for a VMware Consultant was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Consultant
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 570 584 588
Rank change year-on-year +14 +4  
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Consultant 13 36 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.030% 0.073% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.077% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 23
Median daily rate £425 £419 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.49% -6.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £322 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £470 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £374 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -12.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £56.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £56.50

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40967 46994 47631
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.77% 95.03% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 91549 110551 112831
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £256 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4078 4763 6999
Median hourly rate £18.18 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £44.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

VMware Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured VMware Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Consultant in England

VMware Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Consultant in England

VMware Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Consultant in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Consultant in England

VMware Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Consultant in England

VMware Consultant
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
London +7 7 £500 +21.21% 1
South East +26 5 £360 +22.24% 1
North of England +50 1 £525 +20.00%
Yorkshire +10 1 £525 -
VMware Consultant
UK

VMware Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, VMware Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring VMware Consultant in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (44.44%) Windows
4 7 (25.93%) Cisco
4 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
4 7 (25.93%) vSphere
4 7 (25.93%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
5 6 (22.22%) vCenter Server
5 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
6 5 (18.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (18.52%) Migration
6 5 (18.52%) LAN
6 5 (18.52%) WAN
6 5 (18.52%) DHCP
6 5 (18.52%) DNS
6 5 (18.52%) VSAN
6 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
7 4 (14.81%) vRealize
7 4 (14.81%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 4 (14.81%) VPN
7 4 (14.81%) SMTP
7 4 (14.81%) VB
7 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
7 4 (14.81%) Internet
7 4 (14.81%) Symantec
7 4 (14.81%) MPLS
7 4 (14.81%) Replication
7 4 (14.81%) NetBackup

VMware Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (7.41%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.11%) IaaS
3 2 (7.41%) Office 365
3 2 (7.41%) PaaS
4 1 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.70%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) DHCP
1 5 (18.52%) DNS
1 5 (18.52%) LAN
1 5 (18.52%) VSAN
1 5 (18.52%) WAN
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (14.81%) Internet
2 4 (14.81%) MPLS
2 4 (14.81%) SMTP
2 4 (14.81%) VPN
3 3 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.70%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.70%) Network Security
4 1 (3.70%) VXLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
2 1 (3.70%) Billing
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Flash
2 1 (3.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.81%) Replication
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) PKI
3 1 (3.70%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
3 4 (14.81%) Android
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (3.70%) CentOS
5 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 5 (18.52%) Migration
2 4 (14.81%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (14.81%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 3 (11.11%) Service Management
4 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL
4 2 (7.41%) Presales
4 2 (7.41%) Use Case
4 2 (7.41%) Workflow
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.70%) Change Control
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Scrum
5 1 (3.70%) SIEM
5 1 (3.70%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.81%) VB
3 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.70%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) VCP6
3 1 (3.70%) CCIE
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.70%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.93%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (25.93%) vSphere
3 2 (7.41%) vCloud
3 2 (7.41%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.70%) DFS Replication
4 1 (3.70%) Firmware
4 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) vCenter Server
2 4 (14.81%) AirWatch
2 4 (14.81%) NetBackup
2 4 (14.81%) vRealize
2 4 (14.81%) WSUS
3 3 (11.11%) Puppet
3 3 (11.11%) SCOM
4 2 (7.41%) Ansible
4 2 (7.41%) SCCM
4 2 (7.41%) vMotion
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (3.70%) SCOrch
5 1 (3.70%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (25.93%) Cisco
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.81%) MobileIron
3 4 (14.81%) Symantec
4 2 (7.41%) Citrix
4 2 (7.41%) Dell
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.41%) Veeam
5 1 (3.70%) 3PAR
5 1 (3.70%) CommVault
5 1 (3.70%) EMC
5 1 (3.70%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) SAP
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