Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 6 months to 17 November 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
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 15 24
Rank change year-on-year -14 +9 +26
Contract jobs citing VMware 14 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 4.28% 7.56% 5.33%
As % of the Vendors category 10.37% 20.00% 10.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 15
Luton median daily rate £320 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.42% +29.17% -
10th Percentile £114 £329 £175
90th Percentile £490 £406 £341
Bedfordshire median daily rate £300 £363 £300
% change year-on-year -17.24% +20.83% +11.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Luton median hourly rate - - £20.00
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +48.94%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Luton.

All Vendors
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 135 110 153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 41.28% 37.80% 51.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 69 112
Luton median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £272 £261 £188
90th Percentile £602 £588 £606
Bedfordshire median daily rate £420 £398 £400
% change year-on-year +5.66% -0.63% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 16
Luton median hourly rate £50.78 £13.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +290.62% -11.86% +15.69%
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £11.84 £12.53 £32.03
% change year-on-year -5.47% -60.89% +113.52%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Luton

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Luton

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Luton over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Luton

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Luton

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Luton region with a requirement for VMware.

1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (57.14%) Windows
4 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 5 (35.71%) Firewall
5 5 (35.71%) Migration
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco
6 4 (28.57%) Citrix
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
6 4 (28.57%) CMMI
6 4 (28.57%) Skype
6 4 (28.57%) Skype for Business
6 4 (28.57%) High Availability
6 4 (28.57%) NetScaler
6 4 (28.57%) PCI DSS
6 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
7 3 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (21.43%) Network Security
7 3 (21.43%) XenApp
7 3 (21.43%) Office 365
7 3 (21.43%) Business Transformation
7 3 (21.43%) VCAP
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 (28.57%) Skype for Business
2 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) NetScaler
2 4 (28.57%) Skype
2 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 3 (21.43%) Network Security
3 3 (21.43%) Wireless
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (14.29%) DNS
4 2 (14.29%) SAN
4 2 (14.29%) VLAN
5 1 (7.14%) BGP
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.14%) DHCP
5 1 (7.14%) EIGRP
5 1 (7.14%) OSPF
5 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Services Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Unix Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Solaris
3 2 (14.29%) Unix
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 2000
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Migration
2 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 4 (28.57%) CMMI
2 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (28.57%) High Availability
3 3 (21.43%) Business Transformation
3 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
4 2 (14.29%) Change Control
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Converged Infrastructure
5 1 (7.14%) Data Security
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
5 1 (7.14%) ITSM
5 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CCA
2 3 (21.43%) CCNA
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (21.43%) MCSA
2 3 (21.43%) MCSE
2 3 (21.43%) VCAP
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (14.29%) CCNP
4 1 (7.14%) CCIE
4 1 (7.14%) CCIE Security
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) HP APS
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 3 (21.43%) XenApp
4 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) FortiGate
1 1 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) Citrix
4 3 (21.43%) HP
5 2 (14.29%) GFI Software
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle
5 2 (14.29%) WatchGuard
6 1 (7.14%) 3PAR
6 1 (7.14%) Apple
6 1 (7.14%) Avaya
6 1 (7.14%) CommVault
6 1 (7.14%) Dell
6 1 (7.14%) EMC
6 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
6 1 (7.14%) McAfee
6 1 (7.14%) Meru Networks
6 1 (7.14%) NetApp
6 1 (7.14%) Symantec
6 1 (7.14%) Trustwave
6 1 (7.14%) Virgin Media