Period
to 25 June 2018

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 6 months to 25 June 2018 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 18 13
Rank change year-on-year -4 -5 +3
Contract jobs citing VMware 14 14 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 5.04% 5.00% 8.60%
As % of the Vendors category 12.50% 9.21% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 26
Slough median daily rate £308 £369 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.61% +2.79% -10.31%
10th Percentile £233 £320 £231
90th Percentile £419 £446 £475
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +14.29% -3.45% -9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Slough median hourly rate £20.00 - £22.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £52.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -61.90% +183.78% +12.12%

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 Slough.

All Vendors
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 112 152 228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 40.29% 54.29% 61.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 105 145
Slough median daily rate £370 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% +6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £126 £252 £203
90th Percentile £513 £538 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Slough median hourly rate £20.00 £14.20 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.85% -21.11% +4.53%
10th Percentile £15.10 £13.33 £12.25
90th Percentile £20.70 £15.67 £105.63
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £13.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +25.93% +8.00% -42.00%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

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 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Slough

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for VMware.

1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
4 8 (57.14%) Office 365
4 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 7 (50.00%) Veeam
6 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (28.57%) French Language
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
8 3 (21.43%) Linux
8 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (21.43%) Firewall
8 3 (21.43%) vSphere
8 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (14.29%) AirWatch
9 2 (14.29%) Docker
9 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
9 2 (14.29%) DBS Check
9 2 (14.29%) Automotive
9 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (14.29%) Backup Exec
9 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
9 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure

VMware
Co-occurring 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 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.14%) IBM Domino
3 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Office 365
2 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (7.14%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) VLAN
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
2 1 (7.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (28.57%) French Language
2 2 (14.29%) Automotive
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 2 (14.29%) IT Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support
3 1 (7.14%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Wintel Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Server Support
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Clustering
1 2 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (7.14%) Change Management
2 1 (7.14%) DevOps
2 1 (7.14%) Information Security
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) DBS Check
1 2 (14.29%) MCSE
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (21.43%) vSphere
4 2 (14.29%) Docker
5 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 1 (7.14%) XenApp
5 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) AirWatch
1 2 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.14%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) Kubernetes
2 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Veeam
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) Apple
4 1 (7.14%) Brocade
4 1 (7.14%) Canon
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) CommVault
4 1 (7.14%) ConnectWise
4 1 (7.14%) Dell
4 1 (7.14%) F5
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Lotus
4 1 (7.14%) MobileIron
4 1 (7.14%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (7.14%) Polycom
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) Symantec