Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for VMware Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Server over the 6 months to 22 July 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.

VMware Server
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 355 385 379
Rank change year-on-year +30 -6 -25
Contract jobs citing VMware Server 7 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.043% 0.043% 0.066%
As % of the System Software category 0.35% 0.32% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 9
South East median daily rate £238 £200 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -42.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £88 £190 £255
90th Percentile £372 £210 £429
England median daily rate £300 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -20.00% +15.38% +19.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
South East median hourly rate - £49.46 -
England median hourly rate - £47.50 £26.16
% change year-on-year - +81.59% +49.47%

VMware Server is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 2023 2472 2549
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 12.50% 13.27% 12.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1161 1507 1318
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +5.63% +9.65%
10th Percentile £163 £180 £182
90th Percentile £538 £525 £500
England median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 193 294
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +6.45%
10th Percentile £10.48 £11.33 £11.33
90th Percentile £44.00 £46.00 £40.00
England median hourly rate £16.00 £15.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year +4.92% -4.69% +3.23%

VMware Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VMware Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Server in the South East

VMware Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Server in the South East

VMware Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Server in the South East over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Server in the South East

VMware Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Server in the South East

VMware Server
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Server within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +14 4 £250 - 5
Buckinghamshire - 4 £250 - 4
Surrey - 2 £90 -
Kent - 1 £375 -
VMware Server
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Server 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 South East region with a requirement for VMware Server.

1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (42.86%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (28.57%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (28.57%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Hardware Maintenance
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 2 (28.57%) vSphere
5 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
6 1 (14.29%) Firewall
6 1 (14.29%) HP
6 1 (14.29%) SAN
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (14.29%) Network Security

VMware Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) IT Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Support
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
1 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (28.57%) Hardware Maintenance
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Application Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (28.57%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (28.57%) vSphere
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) HP
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