The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 32 16 -
Rank change year-on-year -16 -  
Contract jobs citing VMware 10 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 4.39% 5.00% -
As % of the Vendors category 10.31% 11.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Median daily rate £326 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Northern Ireland.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 97 54 59
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 42.54% 45.00% 49.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 15 25
Median daily rate £326 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.30% +30.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £109 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.24% +16.00%  
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 Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Northern Ireland

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Northern Ireland

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 25 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
County Antrim -13 10 £326 -7.00% 2
VMware
UK

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 25 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for VMware.

1 14 (93.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (53.33%) Fat Client
2 8 (53.33%) Citrix
2 8 (53.33%) Thin Client
3 7 (46.67%) HP
3 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
3 7 (46.67%) Wyse
3 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (46.67%) XenApp
3 7 (46.67%) XenDesktop
4 6 (40.00%) Veeam
4 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (40.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 6 (40.00%) Polycom
4 6 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (40.00%) Network Architecture
4 6 (40.00%) IT Asset Management
4 6 (40.00%) ThinPrint
4 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 6 (40.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 6 (40.00%) Asset Management
4 6 (40.00%) Symantec
4 6 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (40.00%) Backup Exec
4 6 (40.00%) AppSense

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Internet
1 6 (40.00%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) NAS
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Citrix Specialist
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix Support
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix Support Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Support Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Support
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Fat Client
1 8 (53.33%) Thin Client
2 6 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
1 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Asset Management
1 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (40.00%) IT Asset Management
1 6 (40.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) KYC
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
1 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (46.67%) XenApp
2 7 (46.67%) XenDesktop
3 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (40.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Backup Exec
1 6 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (40.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Citrix
2 7 (46.67%) HP
2 7 (46.67%) Wyse
3 6 (40.00%) AppSense
3 6 (40.00%) Polycom
3 6 (40.00%) Symantec
3 6 (40.00%) ThinPrint
3 6 (40.00%) Veeam
4 1 (6.67%) Avaya
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £326.00 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago