Period
to 25 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 14 15
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware 9 20 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 3.81% 7.04% 5.63%
As % of the Vendors category 8.74% 12.82% 10.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 19
Slough median daily rate £305 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.86% -9.38% +28.00%
10th Percentile £277 £294 £202
90th Percentile £348 £429 £510
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £350 £376
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.98% -5.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.66 £47.89 £44.08
% change year-on-year -56.87% +8.66% +167.12%

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 103 156 256
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 43.64% 54.93% 55.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 113 152
Slough median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +11.43%
10th Percentile £304 £221 £214
90th Percentile £562 £558 £510
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 8
Slough median hourly rate - £14.60 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.31% -10.34%
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% -22.86% +1.45%

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 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 February 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 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Office 365
4 4 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 4 (44.44%) DNS
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) LAN
4 4 (44.44%) WAN
4 4 (44.44%) DHCP
5 3 (33.33%) Symantec
5 3 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (33.33%) Citrix
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) Firewall
5 3 (33.33%) Apple
5 3 (33.33%) VLAN
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (33.33%) XenApp
5 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
5 3 (33.33%) vSphere
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
6 2 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management

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 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (11.11%) IBM Domino
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DHCP
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
1 4 (44.44%) LAN
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
1 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) VLAN
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (22.22%) Back Office
2 1 (11.11%) French Language
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Server Support
4 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (11.11%) FMCG
2 1 (11.11%) HP Storage
2 1 (11.11%) iPad
2 1 (11.11%) iPhone
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (11.11%) CentOS
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
2 1 (11.11%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) vSphere
3 3 (33.33%) XenApp
3 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (11.11%) Docker
4 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) PowerCLI
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) vCenter Server
2 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Apple
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
1 3 (33.33%) Citrix
1 3 (33.33%) HP
1 3 (33.33%) Symantec
2 2 (22.22%) Forcepoint
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) MobileIron
2 2 (22.22%) Polycom
2 2 (22.22%) Veeam
3 1 (11.11%) Avaya
3 1 (11.11%) Canon
3 1 (11.11%) CommVault
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) Lotus
3 1 (11.11%) Lumension
3 1 (11.11%) Nimble Storage
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds