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 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 40 33
Rank change year-on-year +25 -7  
Contract jobs citing VMware 83 25 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 11.29% 3.75% 5.17%
As % of the Vendors category 22.80% 7.86% 11.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 19 22
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £350 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £502 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £330
% change year-on-year +2.77% +9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £28.50 £22.75
% change year-on-year -40.35% +25.27%  

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 Milton Keynes.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 364 318 386
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 49.52% 47.68% 46.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 160 192
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 18
Median hourly rate £11.53 £10.00 £15.57
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.30% -35.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.02 £8.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.83 £14.40 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 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 3 months to 22 June 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 22 June 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 81 (67.50%) Windows
2 65 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (52.50%) Linux
4 50 (41.67%) Active Directory
5 43 (35.83%) Security Cleared
6 41 (34.17%) Microsoft
7 38 (31.67%) SC Cleared
8 36 (30.00%) ITIL
9 35 (29.17%) Migration
10 33 (27.50%) Citrix
11 29 (24.17%) Hyper-V
11 29 (24.17%) Microsoft Azure
12 27 (22.50%) Unix
13 26 (21.67%) Windows Server 2008
14 25 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
14 25 (20.83%) SAN
15 24 (20.00%) HP
15 24 (20.00%) MS Exchange
15 24 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
16 23 (19.17%) Windows Server
17 22 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
17 22 (18.33%) AIX
17 22 (18.33%) Windows Server 2003
18 21 (17.50%) Data Centre
19 20 (16.67%) Firewall
20 19 (15.83%) Change Management
20 19 (15.83%) Red Hat
20 19 (15.83%) OpenStack
20 19 (15.83%) Office 365
20 19 (15.83%) Virtual Environments

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 24 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 19 (15.83%) OpenStack
3 11 (9.17%) SharePoint
4 10 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (8.33%) IIS
5 9 (7.50%) Skype for Business
6 6 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (3.33%) Apache
7 4 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (5.83%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (24.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (15.83%) Office 365
4 9 (7.50%) IaaS
5 7 (5.83%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (4.17%) SaaS
7 2 (1.67%) IBM PureFlex
7 2 (1.67%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 25 (20.83%) SAN
2 20 (16.67%) Firewall
3 11 (9.17%) DNS
4 10 (8.33%) WAN
5 7 (5.83%) BIG-IP
5 7 (5.83%) DHCP
6 6 (5.00%) LAN
6 6 (5.00%) LDAP
7 5 (4.17%) NAS
8 2 (1.67%) Kerberos
8 2 (1.67%) Network Security
9 1 (0.83%) BGP
9 1 (0.83%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.83%) Internet
9 1 (0.83%) IPv4
9 1 (0.83%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.83%) OSPF
9 1 (0.83%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.17%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
3 7 (5.83%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (5.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.50%) Big Data
5 3 (2.50%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.83%) DB2
6 1 (0.83%) MySQL
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (8.33%) GitLab
2 1 (0.83%) MSI
General
1 11 (9.17%) Finance
2 4 (3.33%) Retail
3 2 (1.67%) Banking
3 2 (1.67%) Electronics
3 2 (1.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.67%) Marketing
3 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 36 (30.00%) Architect
2 25 (20.83%) Technical Architect
3 12 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 11 (9.17%) Infrastructure Architect
5 9 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (6.67%) Analyst
6 8 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
7 7 (5.83%) Administrator
7 7 (5.83%) Linux Administrator
7 7 (5.83%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (5.00%) Cloud Automation Engineer
8 6 (5.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 6 (5.00%) Migration Engineer
8 6 (5.00%) Support Engineer
8 6 (5.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (4.17%) Cloud Architect
9 5 (4.17%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.17%) Wintel Analyst
10 4 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.50%) Data Centre
2 14 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (10.83%) Clustering
3 13 (10.83%) Hybrid Cloud
3 13 (10.83%) Public Cloud
4 6 (5.00%) Private Cloud
5 5 (4.17%) Smartphone
6 4 (3.33%) Replication
7 2 (1.67%) IBM XIV
7 2 (1.67%) LPAR
7 2 (1.67%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.83%) CESG
8 1 (0.83%) CMDB
8 1 (0.83%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.83%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 81 (67.50%) Windows
2 63 (52.50%) Linux
3 27 (22.50%) Unix
4 26 (21.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (19.17%) Windows Server
6 22 (18.33%) AIX
6 22 (18.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (9.17%) Solaris
7 11 (9.17%) Windows 10
8 8 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (5.83%) CentOS
10 5 (4.17%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.83%) Debian
11 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.83%) VMS
11 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.83%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (30.00%) ITIL
2 35 (29.17%) Migration
3 19 (15.83%) Change Management
3 19 (15.83%) Virtual Environments
4 18 (15.00%) ITIL V3
5 16 (13.33%) Service Management
6 14 (11.67%) Project Management
7 13 (10.83%) ITSM
8 12 (10.00%) Validation
9 10 (8.33%) Service Delivery
10 9 (7.50%) Configuration Management
10 9 (7.50%) TOGAF
11 8 (6.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 8 (6.67%) Network Design
12 7 (5.83%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (5.83%) DevOps
12 7 (5.83%) Server Virtualisation
12 7 (5.83%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (5.00%) Capacity Management
13 6 (5.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (15.00%) SQL
2 15 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 6 (5.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.83%) VB
4 1 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 43 (35.83%) Security Cleared
2 38 (31.67%) SC Cleared
3 25 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (14.17%) DV Cleared
5 15 (12.50%) MCSE
6 14 (11.67%) MCP
7 9 (7.50%) MCSA
7 9 (7.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (6.67%) CCNA
8 8 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (5.00%) CCNP
10 4 (3.33%) MCDBA
11 3 (2.50%) MCITP
12 1 (0.83%) CTC Cleared
12 1 (0.83%) GSAE
12 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.50%) SLA
2 4 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 3 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 19770
4 1 (0.83%) GPG13
4 1 (0.83%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 65 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 29 (24.17%) Hyper-V
4 12 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (10.00%) VMware Workstation
5 8 (6.67%) vSphere
6 5 (4.17%) Forefront TMG
6 5 (4.17%) ISA Server
6 5 (4.17%) UAG
6 5 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (2.50%) XenApp
9 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (1.67%) PowerHA
9 2 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.67%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.83%) vCloud
10 1 (0.83%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.83%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (8.33%) Ansible
2 9 (7.50%) Rundeck
3 8 (6.67%) SCCM
4 7 (5.83%) SCOM
5 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
6 5 (4.17%) OVSD
7 4 (3.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 3 (2.50%) vMotion
9 2 (1.67%) AirWatch
9 2 (1.67%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.67%) OpenView
9 2 (1.67%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (1.67%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.83%) EdgeSight
10 1 (0.83%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.83%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.83%) Puppet
10 1 (0.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 41 (34.17%) Microsoft
2 33 (27.50%) Citrix
3 24 (20.00%) HP
4 19 (15.83%) Red Hat
5 17 (14.17%) Cisco
6 13 (10.83%) IBM
7 11 (9.17%) NetApp
8 7 (5.83%) F5
8 7 (5.83%) SAP
9 6 (5.00%) Forcepoint
9 6 (5.00%) Oracle
9 6 (5.00%) ServiceNow
10 5 (4.17%) Blue Coat
10 5 (4.17%) CheckPoint
11 4 (3.33%) StorageTek
11 4 (3.33%) Sun
12 3 (2.50%) EMC
12 3 (2.50%) Nimsoft
12 3 (2.50%) Remedy
12 3 (2.50%) Veritas
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