The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 29 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

VMware
Suffolk > Ipswich
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 10 21
Contract jobs citing VMware 0 22 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich - 11.40% 3.14%
As % of the Vendors category - 23.40% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 23 2
Ipswich median daily rate - £525 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +147.05%  
Suffolk median daily rate £190 £525 £325
% change year-on-year -63.80% +61.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Ipswich median hourly rate - - £21.50
Suffolk median hourly rate - - £19.50

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 Ipswich.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Ipswich
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 36 94 86
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 39.13% 48.70% 54.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 117 97
Ipswich median daily rate £280 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.00% +11.11%  
10th Percentile £131 £185 £190
90th Percentile £453 £588 £575
Suffolk median daily rate £317 £500 £425
% change year-on-year -36.70% +17.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Ipswich median hourly rate £32.50 - £19.00
10th Percentile £31.25 - £11.10
90th Percentile £33.75 - £23.25
Suffolk median hourly rate £43.25 - £17.50

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Ipswich

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Ipswich

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for VMware.

1 10 (83.33%) Windows
1 10 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (66.67%) Citrix
3 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (58.33%) SAN
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
5 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (50.00%) NAS
6 5 (41.67%) Load Balancing
6 5 (41.67%) High Availability
6 5 (41.67%) IIS
6 5 (41.67%) LAN
6 5 (41.67%) WAN
6 5 (41.67%) Middleware
6 5 (41.67%) Clustering
6 5 (41.67%) Network Optimisation
6 5 (41.67%) Secure Coding
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (33.33%) French Language
8 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (25.00%) SolarWinds
8 3 (25.00%) McAfee
8 3 (25.00%) ITIL
8 3 (25.00%) vCenter Server
8 3 (25.00%) Mimecast
9 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 5 (41.67%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) CloudStack
2 1 (8.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Mimecast
2 2 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) SAN
2 6 (50.00%) NAS
3 5 (41.67%) LAN
3 5 (41.67%) WAN
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (8.33%) MPLS
5 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (33.33%) French Language
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (41.67%) Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
1 10 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) High Availability
1 5 (41.67%) Load Balancing
1 5 (41.67%) Network Optimisation
1 5 (41.67%) Secure Coding
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 2 (16.67%) Benchmarking
3 2 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 2 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (16.67%) SIEM
3 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (8.33%) KVM
4 1 (8.33%) vSphere
4 1 (8.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (25.00%) vCenter Server
3 2 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Citrix
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) McAfee
3 3 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) Acronis
5 1 (8.33%) BT
5 1 (8.33%) Lotus