Period
to 25 April 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 25 April 2019 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 25 31 27
Rank change year-on-year +6 -4 +13
Contract jobs citing VMware 71 100 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 6.60% 6.29% 6.35%
As % of the Vendors category 13.27% 12.38% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 51 39
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £325
90th Percentile £500 £538 £578
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £435 £438 £400
% change year-on-year -0.57% +9.38% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 1
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.00 £11.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -4.35% -48.89%
10th Percentile £13.70 £10.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £40.50 £11.50 £11.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.00 £11.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year +27.27% -4.35% -48.89%

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 Milton Keynes.

All Vendors
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 535 808 683
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 49.77% 50.82% 50.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 425 364
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £253 £239 £265
90th Percentile £650 £546 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 41 22
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.05 £12.00 £10.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.08% +11.11% -22.86%
10th Percentile £9.62 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £38.25 £55.00 £17.25
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +23.08% -3.70% -11.48%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Milton Keynes

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Milton Keynes

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Milton Keynes

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Milton Keynes

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for VMware in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for VMware.

1 52 (73.24%) Windows
1 52 (73.24%) Microsoft
2 35 (49.30%) Security Cleared
3 31 (43.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (39.44%) Active Directory
4 28 (39.44%) Citrix
5 27 (38.03%) Windows Server
6 22 (30.99%) SQL Server
6 22 (30.99%) SCCM
7 21 (29.58%) SC Cleared
7 21 (29.58%) Microsoft Azure
7 21 (29.58%) DV Cleared
8 20 (28.17%) Hyper-V
9 19 (26.76%) MS Exchange
10 18 (25.35%) Cisco
10 18 (25.35%) Firewall
11 16 (22.54%) IP Telephony
11 16 (22.54%) VMware ESXi
11 16 (22.54%) Office 365
12 15 (21.13%) Data Centre
12 15 (21.13%) Red Hat
13 13 (18.31%) CheckPoint
13 13 (18.31%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (18.31%) Windows 10
13 13 (18.31%) Blue Coat
14 12 (16.90%) vSphere
14 12 (16.90%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (16.90%) NetApp
14 12 (16.90%) SAN
14 12 (16.90%) SQL

VMware
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 19 (26.76%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.63%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.63%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.23%) Confluence
3 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (4.23%) IIS
3 3 (4.23%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.82%) Apache
4 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.82%) IBM Domino
4 2 (2.82%) JBoss
4 2 (2.82%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.82%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.41%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (29.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (22.54%) Office 365
3 9 (12.68%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (7.04%) PaaS
5 4 (5.63%) IaaS
6 3 (4.23%) OpenShift
7 2 (2.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.82%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (2.82%) Amazon S3
7 2 (2.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (1.41%) GitHub
8 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.35%) Firewall
2 16 (22.54%) IP Telephony
3 12 (16.90%) SAN
4 9 (12.68%) WAN
5 6 (8.45%) DHCP
6 5 (7.04%) Unified Communications
7 4 (5.63%) DNS
8 3 (4.23%) PBX
8 3 (4.23%) VPN
9 2 (2.82%) LAN
9 2 (2.82%) Network Security
9 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.41%) ADSL
10 1 (1.41%) BGP
10 1 (1.41%) Internet
10 1 (1.41%) Intranet
10 1 (1.41%) MPLS
10 1 (1.41%) NAS
10 1 (1.41%) OSPF
10 1 (1.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (30.99%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (2.82%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.82%) Big Data
4 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) FishEye
1 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.82%) JIRA
1 2 (2.82%) Maven
1 2 (2.82%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (2.82%) Subversion
1 2 (2.82%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (12.68%) Publishing
2 4 (5.63%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.82%) Finance
4 1 (1.41%) Law
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (28.17%) Architect
2 15 (21.13%) Infrastructure Architect
3 13 (18.31%) Analyst
4 11 (15.49%) Technical Architect
5 8 (11.27%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 8 (11.27%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (8.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Service Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Citrix Architect
7 5 (7.04%) Consultant
7 5 (7.04%) VMware Architect
8 4 (5.63%) Citrix Technical Architect
8 4 (5.63%) Wintel Consultant
9 3 (4.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
9 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Support
9 3 (4.23%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) .NET
1 2 (2.82%) Java EE
1 2 (2.82%) JMS
1 2 (2.82%) JTA
1 2 (2.82%) Middleware
1 2 (2.82%) Servlets
2 1 (1.41%) COM
2 1 (1.41%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) Data Centre
2 9 (12.68%) Clustering
3 3 (4.23%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.41%) e-Health
5 1 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.41%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.41%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 52 (73.24%) Windows
2 27 (38.03%) Windows Server
3 13 (18.31%) Windows 10
3 13 (18.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (16.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (15.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (14.08%) Unix
7 7 (9.86%) Linux
8 3 (4.23%) AIX
8 3 (4.23%) Solaris
8 3 (4.23%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.90%) ITIL
2 8 (11.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (11.27%) Network Design
2 8 (11.27%) Presales
3 7 (9.86%) IT Strategy
3 7 (9.86%) Server Management
4 6 (8.45%) Incident Management
4 6 (8.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 6 (8.45%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (8.45%) Server Building
4 6 (8.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (7.04%) Capacity Management
5 5 (7.04%) DevOps
5 5 (7.04%) Patch Management
5 5 (7.04%) Performance Management
5 5 (7.04%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (7.04%) Service Management
6 4 (5.63%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (4.23%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.90%) SQL
2 4 (5.63%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.23%) Java
4 2 (2.82%) Python
5 1 (1.41%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (49.30%) Security Cleared
2 21 (29.58%) DV Cleared
2 21 (29.58%) SC Cleared
3 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (8.45%) MCP
5 5 (7.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (5.63%) MCITP
6 4 (5.63%) MCSE
7 3 (4.23%) CCA
7 3 (4.23%) CCNA
7 3 (4.23%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (4.23%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (4.23%) MCSA
7 3 (4.23%) MCTS
7 3 (4.23%) VCAP
7 3 (4.23%) VCP4
7 3 (4.23%) VCP5
8 1 (1.41%) CCIE
8 1 (1.41%) CCSP
8 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (43.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (39.44%) Active Directory
3 20 (28.17%) Hyper-V
4 16 (22.54%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (16.90%) vSphere
6 5 (7.04%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (4.23%) vCloud
7 3 (4.23%) XenServer
8 2 (2.82%) Docker
9 1 (1.41%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 22 (30.99%) SCCM
2 7 (9.86%) Backup Exec
2 7 (9.86%) NetBackup
2 7 (9.86%) Tivoli
3 6 (8.45%) SCVMM
4 5 (7.04%) Ansible
5 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (5.63%) SCOM
6 3 (4.23%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (4.23%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (4.23%) vCenter Server
6 3 (4.23%) vRealize
7 2 (2.82%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (2.82%) Kubernetes
7 2 (2.82%) Nagios
7 2 (2.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.41%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 52 (73.24%) Microsoft
2 28 (39.44%) Citrix
3 18 (25.35%) Cisco
4 15 (21.13%) Red Hat
5 13 (18.31%) Blue Coat
5 13 (18.31%) CheckPoint
6 12 (16.90%) NetApp
7 7 (9.86%) BMC
7 7 (9.86%) IBM
8 6 (8.45%) Unisys
9 3 (4.23%) F5
9 3 (4.23%) Veeam
10 2 (2.82%) AppDynamics
10 2 (2.82%) Atlassian
10 2 (2.82%) Mitel
10 2 (2.82%) Oracle
10 2 (2.82%) Splunk
10 2 (2.82%) White Clarke
11 1 (1.41%) HP
11 1 (1.41%) Sun