The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 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 28 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
East of England / Norfolk
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 26 4
Rank change year-on-year -6 -22  
Contract jobs citing VMware 1 10 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 0.54% 4.48% 20.23%
As % of the Vendors category 1.22% 11.49% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 32
Median daily rate £375 £190 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +97.36% +8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £154 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £215 £200
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £359 £330
% change year-on-year +4.52% +8.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £27.60 £137.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -79.92%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £28.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year -43.37% +30.68%  

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 Norfolk.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Norfolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 82 87 91
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 44.32% 39.01% 52.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 62 235
Median daily rate £425 £325 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.76% +80.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £139 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £486 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 13
Median hourly rate - £27.60 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -24.38%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.21%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Norfolk

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Norfolk

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 28 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for VMware.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) CRM
2 10 (90.91%) SharePoint
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) Avaya
2 10 (90.91%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (90.91%) VMware ESXi
2 10 (90.91%) Windows 7
2 10 (90.91%) Virtual Desktop
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (81.82%) DNS
4 8 (72.73%) Epicor
4 8 (72.73%) IIS
4 8 (72.73%) ITIL
4 8 (72.73%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (27.27%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 2 (18.18%) ITSM
7 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
7 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
8 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (9.09%) Office 365
8 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
8 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
8 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
8 1 (9.09%) PowerShell

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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 10 (90.91%) BizTalk Server
1 10 (90.91%) SharePoint
2 8 (72.73%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) DNS
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Operations Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Operations Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows 7
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) CRM
2 8 (72.73%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (18.18%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Virtual Desktop
1 10 (90.91%) VMware ESXi
1 10 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Avaya
2 8 (72.73%) Epicor
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft