The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Salford 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
Manchester / Salford
Rank 18 17 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 -  
Contract jobs citing VMware 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 6.49% 4.76% -
As % of the Vendors category 10.64% 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £550 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.41% -  
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 Salford.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Salford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 47 8 6
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 61.04% 19.05% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 5 4
Median daily rate £525 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.52% +30.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.50 - -
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 Salford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salford 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 Salford

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Salford

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Salford over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Salford

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

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 Salford region with a requirement for VMware.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 4 (80.00%) nginx
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) Google App Engine
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Google
2 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) Xen
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Jetty
2 4 (80.00%) IPsec
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) SSL
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) J2EE
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 4 (80.00%) Servlets
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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 4 (80.00%) Apache
1 4 (80.00%) IIS
1 4 (80.00%) Jetty
1 4 (80.00%) Mongrel
1 4 (80.00%) nginx
1 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (80.00%) Google App Engine
2 4 (80.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) FTP
1 4 (80.00%) HTTP
1 4 (80.00%) IPsec
1 4 (80.00%) SSL
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (80.00%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) J2EE
1 4 (80.00%) Servlets
2 2 (40.00%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
1 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (40.00%) Privileged Access Management
2 2 (40.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (40.00%) SIEM
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (20.00%) Document Management
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) SANS
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) SSCP
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) MCITP
3 1 (20.00%) MCSA
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) NCDA
3 1 (20.00%) NCIE
3 1 (20.00%) VCAP
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Xen
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 2 (40.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Google
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) LogRhythm
3 2 (40.00%) Splunk
4 1 (20.00%) Avaya
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp