The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 27 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
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 9 21
Rank change year-on-year -7 +12  
Contract jobs citing VMware 3 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 3.13% 9.90% 2.63%
As % of the Vendors category 8.11% 23.26% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £193 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -57.22% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £358 £330
% change year-on-year +3.49% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £28.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -39.47% +29.54%  

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 Peterborough.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 37 43 67
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 38.54% 42.57% 58.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 30
Median daily rate £300 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £108 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £503 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 20
Median hourly rate £14.53 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough 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 Peterborough

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Peterborough

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 27 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for VMware.

1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (70.00%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) Defect Management
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
5 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) GDPR
6 3 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (30.00%) Java
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) JBoss
6 3 (30.00%) Java EE
6 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
7 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
7 2 (20.00%) Office 365
7 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
7 2 (20.00%) SAN

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 3 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (30.00%) JBoss
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Environment Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Rollout Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Rollout Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Test Environment Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Unix
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (10.00%) Android
4 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Change Control
5 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) GDPR
2 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (70.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (10.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Apple
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Temenos