Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a VMware Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 22 November 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 Engineer
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 87 115
Rank change year-on-year -22 +28 -15
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 8 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.46% 0.16% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.17% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Milton Keynes median daily rate - £175 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -48.15% +46.74%
Buckinghamshire median daily rate - £325 £350
% change year-on-year - -7.14% +13.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1668 1188 1841
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.21% 92.96% 96.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 821 655 942
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £255 £216 £225
90th Percentile £525 £550 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 54 81
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.25 £13.61 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.75% +4.69% -
10th Percentile £9.42 £8.65 £9.00
90th Percentile £22.20 £34.85 £20.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +12.00%

VMware Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings that featured VMware Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Engineer in Milton Keynes

VMware Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Engineer in Milton Keynes

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, VMware Engineer 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 Milton Keynes region featuring VMware Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Banking
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (50.00%) OpenStack
3 4 (50.00%) Migration
4 3 (37.50%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (12.50%) Rundeck
6 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 1 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (12.50%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (12.50%) Runbook
6 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (12.50%) Validation
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
6 1 (12.50%) DNS
6 1 (12.50%) Unix
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Server
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (50.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) GitLab
1 1 (12.50%) SonarQube
General
1 6 (75.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Runbook
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Server
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
1 1 (12.50%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat