Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 27 17
Rank change year-on-year +5 -10 -
Contract jobs citing VMware 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 3.13% 2.56% 2.63%
As % of the Vendors category 6.45% 6.82% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Salford median daily rate £175 £548 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -68.04% +99.09% -
Manchester median daily rate £325 £350 £310
% change year-on-year -7.14% +12.90% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Salford median hourly rate £12.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% - -
Manchester median hourly rate £18.50 £17.87 £12.00
% change year-on-year +3.55% +48.88% -48.94%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Salford.

All Vendors
Salford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 62 44 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 48.44% 37.61% 19.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 37 10
Salford median daily rate £425 £440 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.41% +53.04% -9.80%
10th Percentile £171 £345 £198
90th Percentile £506 £595 £567
Manchester median daily rate £408 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.88% +6.67% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 4
Salford median hourly rate £15.30 £13.60 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.52% -6.24% -
10th Percentile £12.02 £12.89 £13.30
90th Percentile £17.43 £14.79 £17.70
Manchester median hourly rate £16.19 £13.60 £13.50
% change year-on-year +19.09% +0.70% -6.90%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

Job postings citing VMware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Salford.

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 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Salford

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (50.00%) DBS Check
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Apple
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Network Management
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WLAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) IaaS
4 1 (25.00%) Skype
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office

VMware
Co-occurring 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Customer Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Customer Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Server Support
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Customer Support
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Network Management
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) DBS Check
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft