The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 14 12 11
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1  
Contract jobs citing VMware 7 15 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 5.00% 6.70% 8.22%
As % of the Vendors category 8.05% 12.30% 15.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 21
Median daily rate £380 £353 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.80% -11.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £228 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £400 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.27% -2.22%  

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 Slough.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 87 122 153
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 62.14% 54.46% 52.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 72 83
Median daily rate £425 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.43% -8.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £520 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 4
Median hourly rate £14.20 £18.00 £13.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.11% +29.87%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Slough

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Slough over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Slough

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Slough

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 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 Slough region with a requirement for VMware.

1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (43.75%) Telecoms
3 7 (43.75%) DNS
4 6 (37.50%) Unix
4 6 (37.50%) Nagios
4 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (31.25%) vSphere
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (31.25%) Electronics
5 5 (31.25%) FTP
5 5 (31.25%) HTTP
5 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
5 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco
6 4 (25.00%) IPv4
6 4 (25.00%) Middleware
6 4 (25.00%) ICMP
6 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (25.00%) Firewall
6 4 (25.00%) SNMP
6 4 (25.00%) Android
6 4 (25.00%) IPTV
6 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
6 4 (25.00%) VLAN
6 4 (25.00%) IGMP
6 4 (25.00%) Video on Demand

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) DNS
2 5 (31.25%) FTP
2 5 (31.25%) HTTP
2 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
3 4 (25.00%) Firewall
3 4 (25.00%) ICMP
3 4 (25.00%) IGMP
3 4 (25.00%) IPv4
3 4 (25.00%) SNMP
3 4 (25.00%) VLAN
4 3 (18.75%) BGP
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (18.75%) Ethernet
4 3 (18.75%) Frame Relay
4 3 (18.75%) IPv6
4 3 (18.75%) MPLS
4 3 (18.75%) OSPF
4 3 (18.75%) RSVP
4 3 (18.75%) VPLS
4 3 (18.75%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MariaDB
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
1 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 7 (43.75%) Telecoms
2 5 (31.25%) Electronics
3 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
3 3 (18.75%) Marketing
4 2 (12.50%) Billing
4 2 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Administrator
1 3 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (12.50%) Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) DevOps Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (12.50%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Middleware
2 2 (12.50%) LAMP
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) IPTV
1 4 (25.00%) Over-the-Top Content
1 4 (25.00%) Video on Demand
2 3 (18.75%) STB
3 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 1 (6.25%) Clustering
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 6 (37.50%) Unix
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (25.00%) Android
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 4 (25.00%) DevOps
2 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (25.00%) Network Architecture
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (12.50%) High Availability
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
5 1 (6.25%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 2 (12.50%) PHP
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
2 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CCIP
1 3 (18.75%) CCNA
1 3 (18.75%) CCNP
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (18.75%) JNCIA
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (31.25%) vSphere
3 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (18.75%) Docker
5 2 (12.50%) NFS
5 2 (12.50%) Samba
5 2 (12.50%) Squid
5 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
6 1 (6.25%) Firmware
6 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
6 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Nagios
2 3 (18.75%) Ansible
3 2 (12.50%) WSUS
4 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (6.25%) Puppet
4 1 (6.25%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (18.75%) Ericsson
2 3 (18.75%) Huawei
2 3 (18.75%) Juniper
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) EMC
3 1 (6.25%) F5
3 1 (6.25%) NetApp
3 1 (6.25%) Veeam
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