Period
to 15 January 2021

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 15 January 2021 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
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 14 21 18
Rank change year-on-year +7 -3 +13
Contract jobs citing VMware 38 55 106
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 10.24% 7.10% 9.09%
As % of the Vendors category 17.92% 13.85% 16.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 31 67
Median daily rate £488 £440 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.80% +6.02% +1.97%
10th Percentile £345 £313 £313
90th Percentile £523 £500 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £480 £445 £414
% change year-on-year +7.87% +7.49% +1.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 5
Median hourly rate £12.98 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.29% - -
10th Percentile £12.06 £14.00 £11.30
90th Percentile £13.50 £14.00 £28.10
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £12.98 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -7.29% - -

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 212 397 632
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 57.14% 51.23% 54.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 233 376
Median daily rate £500 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% +3.03%
10th Percentile £300 £274 £234
90th Percentile £618 £565 £625
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £495 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +16.47% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 46 54
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% - -9.47%
10th Percentile £9.52 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £17.97 £20.32 £18.00
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year -10.34% +7.41% -22.30%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Milton Keynes

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VMware in Milton Keynes.

Daily rate trend for VMware in Milton Keynes

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing VMware in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 15 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for VMware in Milton Keynes

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing VMware in Milton Keynes.

Hourly rate trend for VMware in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 15 January 2021, 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 28 (73.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (60.53%) Windows
3 21 (55.26%) Security Cleared
4 16 (42.11%) SC Cleared
5 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
6 12 (31.58%) Strategic Roadmap
7 11 (28.95%) Cisco
7 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
7 11 (28.95%) Firewall
8 10 (26.32%) Migration
8 10 (26.32%) Citrix
9 9 (23.68%) NetApp
9 9 (23.68%) Azure
10 8 (21.05%) SCCM
10 8 (21.05%) VMware NSX
11 7 (18.42%) DV Cleared
11 7 (18.42%) Capacity Management
12 6 (15.79%) SAN
12 6 (15.79%) CheckPoint
12 6 (15.79%) WAN
12 6 (15.79%) Office 365
12 6 (15.79%) AWS
12 6 (15.79%) vSphere
12 6 (15.79%) Hyper-V
13 5 (13.16%) VMware ESXi
13 5 (13.16%) Cybersecurity
13 5 (13.16%) JSP 440
13 5 (13.16%) Blue Coat
13 5 (13.16%) Network Design
13 5 (13.16%) Red Hat

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 4 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) nginx
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) Azure
2 6 (15.79%) AWS
2 6 (15.79%) Office 365
3 4 (10.53%) OneDrive
4 2 (5.26%) Azure Stack
5 1 (2.63%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.63%) Datadog
5 1 (2.63%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) Firewall
2 6 (15.79%) SAN
2 6 (15.79%) WAN
3 4 (10.53%) VSAN
4 3 (7.89%) DNS
5 2 (5.26%) DHCP
5 2 (5.26%) IP Telephony
5 2 (5.26%) iSCSI
5 2 (5.26%) LAN
5 2 (5.26%) NetScaler
5 2 (5.26%) VPN
6 1 (2.63%) SSL
6 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (10.53%) Publishing
2 3 (7.89%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Automotive
3 2 (5.26%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.63%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Architect
2 15 (39.47%) VMware Architect
3 12 (31.58%) Cloud Architect
4 9 (23.68%) Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (18.42%) Technical Architect
6 6 (15.79%) Analyst
7 5 (13.16%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (13.16%) Cybersecurity Architect
7 5 (13.16%) Security Architect
7 5 (13.16%) Virtualisation Architect
8 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
9 3 (7.89%) Senior Architect
9 3 (7.89%) Senior Technical Architect
9 3 (7.89%) Senior VMware Architect
9 3 (7.89%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (7.89%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
10 2 (5.26%) AWS Architect
10 2 (5.26%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
10 2 (5.26%) Azure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.26%) CMDB
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) Public Cloud
3 2 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.63%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.63%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.63%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (60.53%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Windows 10
3 4 (10.53%) Data ONTAP
3 4 (10.53%) Linux
3 4 (10.53%) Mac OS
4 2 (5.26%) Unix
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Strategic Roadmap
2 10 (26.32%) Migration
3 7 (18.42%) Capacity Management
4 5 (13.16%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (13.16%) IT Strategy
4 5 (13.16%) Network Design
4 5 (13.16%) Storage Virtualisation
5 4 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (10.53%) ITIL
5 4 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (10.53%) Virtual Environments
6 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.89%) Converged Infrastructure
6 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.89%) Identity Management
6 3 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (55.26%) Security Cleared
2 16 (42.11%) SC Cleared
3 7 (18.42%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) CCNA
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.26%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.63%) CCA
5 1 (2.63%) CISM
5 1 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) JSP 440
System Software
1 28 (73.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
3 8 (21.05%) VMware NSX
4 6 (15.79%) Hyper-V
4 6 (15.79%) vSphere
5 5 (13.16%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (5.26%) NFS
7 2 (5.26%) XenApp
7 2 (5.26%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.63%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (2.63%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (2.63%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) SCCM
2 4 (10.53%) SCOM
3 3 (7.89%) Backup Exec
3 3 (7.89%) vRealize
4 2 (5.26%) Ansible
4 2 (5.26%) NetBackup
4 2 (5.26%) vRealize Orchestrator
5 1 (2.63%) SCSM
5 1 (2.63%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.95%) Cisco
3 10 (26.32%) Citrix
4 9 (23.68%) NetApp
5 6 (15.79%) CheckPoint
6 5 (13.16%) Blue Coat
6 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
7 3 (7.89%) Remedy
7 3 (7.89%) Symantec
7 3 (7.89%) Veeam
8 2 (5.26%) arcserve
8 2 (5.26%) Rackspace
8 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.63%) EMC
9 1 (2.63%) HP
9 1 (2.63%) Zscaler