Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 50 43
Rank change year-on-year +15 -7 -3
Contract jobs citing VMware 96 40 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 5.47% 3.14% 4.36%
As % of the Vendors category 11.68% 6.50% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 29 60
Milton Keynes median daily rate £375 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +21.43% -8.74%
10th Percentile £240 £200 £154
90th Percentile £485 £500 £410
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £370 £401 £350
% change year-on-year -7.79% +14.64% -7.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £12.50 - £20.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £12.50 - £20.00

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 822 615 891
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 46.86% 48.27% 46.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 345 395
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.59% +4.29%
10th Percentile £236 £213 £195
90th Percentile £525 £538 £510
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £394 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -1.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 36 34
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.93 £10.12 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.33% -33.66% +12.96%
10th Percentile £8.79 £8.75 £9.00
90th Percentile £57.50 £15.44 £22.63
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.25 £10.52 £15.93
% change year-on-year +64.01% -33.98% +27.44%

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 21 November 2017.

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for VMware.

1 67 (69.79%) Windows
2 57 (59.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (45.83%) Linux
4 42 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 42 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
5 41 (42.71%) Active Directory
6 37 (38.54%) Microsoft
7 31 (32.29%) Windows Server
8 30 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 27 (28.13%) Migration
10 25 (26.04%) Office 365
11 21 (21.88%) OpenStack
12 20 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
13 19 (19.79%) HP
14 18 (18.75%) Citrix
14 18 (18.75%) Hyper-V
15 17 (17.71%) SharePoint
15 17 (17.71%) Unix
15 17 (17.71%) Finance
16 16 (16.67%) ITIL
16 16 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
16 16 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
16 16 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
17 14 (14.58%) Security Cleared
17 14 (14.58%) SAN
17 14 (14.58%) MS Exchange
17 14 (14.58%) Virtual Environments
18 13 (13.54%) SQL
18 13 (13.54%) SC Cleared
19 12 (12.50%) IaaS

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 21 (21.88%) OpenStack
2 17 (17.71%) SharePoint
3 14 (14.58%) MS Exchange
4 8 (8.33%) IIS
5 6 (6.25%) Skype for Business
6 4 (4.17%) Apache
7 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.04%) IBM Domino
8 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
1 42 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (26.04%) Office 365
3 12 (12.50%) IaaS
4 11 (11.46%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.08%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.58%) SAN
2 10 (10.42%) Firewall
3 5 (5.21%) Network Security
4 4 (4.17%) DNS
4 4 (4.17%) NAS
5 3 (3.13%) BIG-IP
5 3 (3.13%) Skype
6 1 (1.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (1.04%) LDAP
6 1 (1.04%) SSL
6 1 (1.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.21%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.08%) Big Data
5 2 (2.08%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.04%) DB2
6 1 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (5.21%) GitLab
2 3 (3.13%) SonarQube
3 1 (1.04%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.04%) MSI
General
1 17 (17.71%) Finance
2 11 (11.46%) Banking
3 2 (2.08%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.04%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (22.92%) Architect
2 14 (14.58%) Cloud Engineer
3 12 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 10 (10.42%) 3rd Line Support
5 9 (9.38%) Infrastructure Architect
5 9 (9.38%) Technical Architect
6 8 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
6 8 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
7 7 (7.29%) Migration Engineer
7 7 (7.29%) Optimisation Engineer
8 6 (6.25%) Analyst
8 6 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
9 5 (5.21%) Cloud Automation Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
9 5 (5.21%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) Project Manager
9 5 (5.21%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
10 4 (4.17%) Consultant
10 4 (4.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 4 (4.17%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (1.04%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (1.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 11 (11.46%) Data Centre
2 11 (11.46%) Public Cloud
3 9 (9.38%) CMDB
4 8 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.17%) Clustering
6 3 (3.13%) Fat Client
6 3 (3.13%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.04%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.04%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 67 (69.79%) Windows
2 44 (45.83%) Linux
3 31 (32.29%) Windows Server
4 30 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (17.71%) Unix
6 16 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (5.21%) AIX
7 5 (5.21%) Solaris
7 5 (5.21%) Windows Vista
8 4 (4.17%) Windows 10
9 3 (3.13%) VMS
10 2 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.04%) Android
11 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.04%) CentOS
11 1 (1.04%) SUSE
11 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.04%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.13%) Migration
2 16 (16.67%) ITIL
3 14 (14.58%) Virtual Environments
4 11 (11.46%) Change Management
5 10 (10.42%) ITIL V3
6 8 (8.33%) Project Management
6 8 (8.33%) Service Management
7 7 (7.29%) TOGAF
8 6 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (6.25%) ITSM
8 6 (6.25%) Network Design
8 6 (6.25%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
8 6 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (5.21%) DevOps
9 5 (5.21%) PRINCE2
9 5 (5.21%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.21%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (5.21%) Validation
10 4 (4.17%) Configuration Management
10 4 (4.17%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.54%) SQL
2 8 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.17%) Python
4 2 (2.08%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.04%) Java
5 1 (1.04%) VB
5 1 (1.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (14.58%) Security Cleared
2 13 (13.54%) SC Cleared
3 12 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (11.46%) MCSE
5 6 (6.25%) MCP
6 5 (5.21%) CCNA
6 5 (5.21%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (5.21%) DV Cleared
7 3 (3.13%) MCITP
7 3 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.08%) GSAE
9 1 (1.04%) CCSP
9 1 (1.04%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.04%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.29%) SLA
2 6 (6.25%) GDPR
3 3 (3.13%) PMO
4 1 (1.04%) AS 2805
4 1 (1.04%) ISO 8583
4 1 (1.04%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 57 (59.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (42.71%) Active Directory
3 18 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 11 (11.46%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (11.46%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (9.38%) VMware Workstation
6 6 (6.25%) XenApp
7 5 (5.21%) VMware Server
8 4 (4.17%) vSphere
9 3 (3.13%) Docker
9 3 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (2.08%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (2.08%) XenDesktop
11 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (1.04%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (10.42%) Jamf Pro
2 9 (9.38%) Ansible
2 9 (9.38%) SCCM
3 5 (5.21%) SCOM
4 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (4.17%) Rundeck
4 4 (4.17%) SCVMM
5 3 (3.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (2.08%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (2.08%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (2.08%) OpenView
6 2 (2.08%) OVSD
6 2 (2.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (1.04%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.04%) CFEngine
7 1 (1.04%) EdgeSight
7 1 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.04%) Puppet
7 1 (1.04%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.04%) vRealize
Vendors
1 37 (38.54%) Microsoft
2 19 (19.79%) HP
3 18 (18.75%) Citrix
4 11 (11.46%) Cisco
4 11 (11.46%) NetApp
5 8 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 6 (6.25%) CheckPoint
6 6 (6.25%) ServiceNow
7 4 (4.17%) Blue Coat
7 4 (4.17%) Sun
8 3 (3.13%) F5
8 3 (3.13%) Google
8 3 (3.13%) IBM
8 3 (3.13%) Oracle
8 3 (3.13%) StorageTek
9 2 (2.08%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.08%) EMC
9 2 (2.08%) SAP
9 2 (2.08%) Symantec
10 1 (1.04%) BMC