The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 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
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 27 19
Rank change year-on-year +6 -8  
Contract jobs citing VMware 17 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 5.33% 3.85% 5.75%
As % of the Vendors category 11.97% 7.07% 10.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 6
Median daily rate £350 £438 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +34.61%  
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 £21.25 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  

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 Merseyside.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 142 184 197
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 44.51% 54.44% 53.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 130 83
Median daily rate £370 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 8
Median hourly rate £16.18 £15.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.09% +17.30%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Merseyside

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Merseyside over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Merseyside

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Merseyside

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 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
Liverpool +6 14 £330 -24.57% 5
VMware
North West

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

1 19 (54.29%) Windows
2 18 (51.43%) Windows Server
3 16 (45.71%) Linux
4 14 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
7 9 (25.71%) Citrix
7 9 (25.71%) SUSE
7 9 (25.71%) DevOps
8 8 (22.86%) Data Centre
8 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (20.00%) NAS
9 7 (20.00%) NetApp
9 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
9 7 (20.00%) SQL
10 6 (17.14%) HTML
10 6 (17.14%) Java
10 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
10 6 (17.14%) MySQL
10 6 (17.14%) Oracle
10 6 (17.14%) Configuration Management
10 6 (17.14%) CSS
10 6 (17.14%) Cisco
10 6 (17.14%) Scrum
10 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (17.14%) TDD
10 6 (17.14%) Spring
10 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
10 6 (17.14%) RESTful

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) NAS
2 3 (8.57%) SAN
3 2 (5.71%) Firewall
3 2 (5.71%) WAN
4 1 (2.86%) DHCP
4 1 (2.86%) DNS
4 1 (2.86%) Internet
4 1 (2.86%) LAN
4 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) MongoDB
1 6 (17.14%) MySQL
1 6 (17.14%) NoSQL
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
1 6 (17.14%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.57%) GitLab
General
1 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.86%) Marketing
1 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (17.14%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Administrator
3 3 (8.57%) Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) Developer
3 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) Java Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Principal Developer
3 3 (8.57%) Senior Java Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Server Administrator
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Administrator
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Server Administrator
4 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (5.71%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) CSS
1 6 (17.14%) HTML
1 6 (17.14%) RESTful
1 6 (17.14%) Spring
1 6 (17.14%) Spring Boot
2 3 (8.57%) .NET
2 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) BYOD
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (54.29%) Windows
2 18 (51.43%) Windows Server
3 16 (45.71%) Linux
4 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (25.71%) SUSE
6 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (8.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 3 (8.57%) Ubuntu
8 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) DevOps
2 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.14%) API Design
2 6 (17.14%) BDD
2 6 (17.14%) Coaching
2 6 (17.14%) Configuration Management
2 6 (17.14%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (17.14%) Front End Development
2 6 (17.14%) Kanban
2 6 (17.14%) Microservices
2 6 (17.14%) Open Source
2 6 (17.14%) Scrum
2 6 (17.14%) TDD
3 2 (5.71%) ITIL
3 2 (5.71%) Server Building
4 1 (2.86%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.86%) Facilities Management
4 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.86%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) SQL
2 6 (17.14%) Java
2 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) GxP
System Software
1 14 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
3 4 (11.43%) vSphere
3 4 (11.43%) XenApp
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Ansible
1 3 (8.57%) Packer
1 3 (8.57%) Terraform
2 1 (2.86%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Citrix
2 7 (20.00%) NetApp
2 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (17.14%) Cisco
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle
4 3 (8.57%) HP
5 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.86%) Acronis
6 1 (2.86%) Google
6 1 (2.86%) IBM
6 1 (2.86%) Remedy
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