The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 30 April 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
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 37 26
Rank change year-on-year +4 -11  
Contract jobs citing VMware 10 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 2.79% 2.71% 4.55%
As % of the Vendors category 6.06% 6.67% 10.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 4
Median daily rate £413 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.85% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £350 £341
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £338
% change year-on-year -4.10% +8.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -55.38%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £26.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -30.76% +10.63%  

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 Nottingham.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 165 195 177
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 46.09% 40.71% 42.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 81 86
Median daily rate £361 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £550 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 5
Median hourly rate £10.38 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.44% -3.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £10.20 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £34.20 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -17.50% +11.11%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Nottingham

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Nottingham over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Nottingham

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for VMware.

1 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 14 (45.16%) ITIL
2 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (38.71%) Linux
4 11 (35.48%) Java
4 11 (35.48%) Cisco
4 11 (35.48%) Firewall
5 10 (32.26%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (29.03%) Data Centre
6 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
7 8 (25.81%) Unix
7 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
7 8 (25.81%) F5
8 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
8 7 (22.58%) NetApp
8 7 (22.58%) Project Management
8 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (19.35%) BIG-IP
9 6 (19.35%) EMC NetWorker
9 6 (19.35%) Six Sigma
9 6 (19.35%) Red Hat
9 6 (19.35%) iPlanet
9 6 (19.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 6 (19.35%) HP
9 6 (19.35%) BEA
9 6 (19.35%) AIX
9 6 (19.35%) Solaris
9 6 (19.35%) SQL

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 6 (19.35%) iPlanet
1 6 (19.35%) OpenStack
1 6 (19.35%) WebLogic
2 3 (9.68%) MQSeries
2 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.45%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (12.90%) Datadog
3 4 (12.90%) GitHub
3 4 (12.90%) Heroku
3 4 (12.90%) OpenShift
4 3 (9.68%) Office 365
5 2 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) Firewall
2 6 (19.35%) BIG-IP
3 4 (12.90%) SAN
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (9.68%) LAN
4 3 (9.68%) LDAP
5 2 (6.45%) FTP
5 2 (6.45%) NAS
5 2 (6.45%) NGN
5 2 (6.45%) Software-Defined Networking
5 2 (6.45%) SSH
5 2 (6.45%) TACACS
5 2 (6.45%) VXLAN
5 2 (6.45%) WAN
6 1 (3.23%) HTTP
6 1 (3.23%) Internet
6 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.23%) VLAN
6 1 (3.23%) VPN
6 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.45%) DB2
4 1 (3.23%) MySQL
4 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.90%) Bitbucket
2 4 (12.90%) git-flow
2 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.45%) Burp Suite
3 2 (6.45%) Subversion
4 1 (3.23%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (6.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Lead DevOps
3 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (6.45%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Security Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 1 (3.23%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) IT Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (3.23%) Service Desk Officer
5 1 (3.23%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (3.23%) Support Officer
5 1 (3.23%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) J2EE
2 5 (16.13%) JSP
2 5 (16.13%) Web Services
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (3.23%) Akka
4 1 (3.23%) Node.js
4 1 (3.23%) Play Framework
4 1 (3.23%) REST
4 1 (3.23%) spray
4 1 (3.23%) Spring
4 1 (3.23%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.68%) HP Storage
2 3 (9.68%) HP StoreVirtual
2 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) Clustering
3 2 (6.45%) Grid Computing
3 2 (6.45%) Private Cloud
3 2 (6.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (38.71%) Linux
4 8 (25.81%) Unix
5 6 (19.35%) AIX
5 6 (19.35%) Solaris
5 6 (19.35%) Windows Server
6 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
8 1 (3.23%) Gentoo
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) ITIL
2 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (22.58%) Project Management
3 6 (19.35%) DevOps
3 6 (19.35%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (19.35%) SDLC
3 6 (19.35%) Six Sigma
4 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
4 5 (16.13%) ITIL V3
5 4 (12.90%) Automation Testing
5 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (12.90%) IT Strategy
5 4 (12.90%) QMS
5 4 (12.90%) Scrum
5 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Build Automation
6 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.68%) Service Design
7 2 (6.45%) Fault Management
7 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) Java
2 6 (19.35%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) PHP
4 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.68%) CCNP
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.45%) CCSA
3 2 (6.45%) CCSE
4 1 (3.23%) CCIE
4 1 (3.23%) CCNA
4 1 (3.23%) MCP
4 1 (3.23%) MCSE
4 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) JSP 440
2 4 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
3 5 (16.13%) Docker
4 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (6.45%) vCloud
5 2 (6.45%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (3.23%) KVM
6 1 (3.23%) Terminal Server
6 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (19.35%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (19.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (16.13%) Kubernetes
2 5 (16.13%) Puppet
2 5 (16.13%) SCCM
3 4 (12.90%) Ansible
3 4 (12.90%) Docker Swarm
3 4 (12.90%) Graphite
3 4 (12.90%) NetBackup
3 4 (12.90%) Packer
4 3 (9.68%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (6.45%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (6.45%) OpenView
6 1 (3.23%) vRealize
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Cisco
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.81%) F5
4 7 (22.58%) NetApp
5 6 (19.35%) BEA
5 6 (19.35%) HP
5 6 (19.35%) Oracle
5 6 (19.35%) Red Hat
5 6 (19.35%) Sun
6 5 (16.13%) Citrix
6 5 (16.13%) EMC
7 4 (12.90%) 3PAR
7 4 (12.90%) Apigee
7 4 (12.90%) Qualys
7 4 (12.90%) Software AG
7 4 (12.90%) Splunk
7 4 (12.90%) Symantec
8 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
9 2 (6.45%) Nokia
9 2 (6.45%) Veritas