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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
East of England / Norfolk
Rank 17 15 13
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2  
Contract jobs citing VMware 11 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 7.86% 6.74% 6.81%
As % of the Vendors category 20.75% 13.00% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 5
Median daily rate £365 £315 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.87% +40.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £170 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £325 £339
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 8
Median hourly rate - £21.50 £23.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -8.02%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.44% -  

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 53 100 73
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 37.86% 51.81% 38.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 60 47
Median daily rate £365 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.41% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £284 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 22
Median hourly rate - £21.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.44%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Norfolk 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 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware in Norfolk.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Norfolk

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
King's Lynn - 2 £368 -
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (95.24%) CRM
2 20 (95.24%) SharePoint
2 20 (95.24%) SQL
2 20 (95.24%) DNS
2 20 (95.24%) BizTalk Server
2 20 (95.24%) Windows Server 2003
2 20 (95.24%) Avaya
2 20 (95.24%) VMware ESX
2 20 (95.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (95.24%) Windows 7
2 20 (95.24%) Virtual Desktop
3 18 (85.71%) Finance
3 18 (85.71%) ITIL
3 18 (85.71%) Epicor
4 17 (80.95%) IIS
5 15 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (19.05%) SLA
6 4 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (19.05%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (19.05%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (19.05%) ITSM
7 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
7 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
7 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
7 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
8 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (4.76%) Firewall

VMware
Top Related 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 20 (95.24%) BizTalk Server
1 20 (95.24%) SharePoint
2 17 (80.95%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (95.24%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) VLAN
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
General
1 18 (85.71%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Operations Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Operations Support Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Operations Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (4.76%) IT Operations Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (95.24%) Windows 7
2 20 (95.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) CRM
2 18 (85.71%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (19.05%) ITSM
4 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
4 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (95.24%) Virtual Desktop
1 20 (95.24%) VMware ESX
1 20 (95.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Avaya
2 18 (85.71%) Epicor
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft