The median contractor rate for a VMware Engineer was £239 per day in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Engineer
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 - 32
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 1.53% - 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% - 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £239 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £338 £325
% change year-on-year - +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £27.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +32.72% -31.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 128 235 209
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 97.71% 98.33% 95.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 155 132
Median daily rate £400 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.01% +5.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 19
Median hourly rate £12.00 £10.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -33.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.18 £20.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

VMware Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk that featured VMware Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Engineer in Suffolk

VMware Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Engineer in Suffolk

VMware Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Engineer within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich - 2 £239 -
VMware Engineer
East of England

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, VMware Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Suffolk region featuring VMware Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) vCenter Server
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Mimecast
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) EMC VNX
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS

VMware Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Mimecast
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) vCenter Server
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds