The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 25 June 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.

VMware
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 16 25
Contract jobs citing VMware 0 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk - 8.91% 3.67%
As % of the Vendors category - 21.30% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 21 4
Median daily rate - £525 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +61.53%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £372 £358 £330
% change year-on-year +4.05% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £28.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -40.35% +29.54%  

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 Suffolk.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 51 108 108
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 43.22% 41.86% 49.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 67 70
Median daily rate £350 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £270 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 9
Median hourly rate £43.25 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Suffolk

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for VMware.

1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Server
3 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
4 10 (58.82%) SAN
4 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
5 9 (52.94%) Data Centre
6 8 (47.06%) Citrix
6 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (41.18%) High Availability
7 7 (41.18%) vCenter Server
8 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
8 6 (35.29%) NAS
9 5 (29.41%) Load Balancing
9 5 (29.41%) Clustering
9 5 (29.41%) IIS
9 5 (29.41%) LAN
9 5 (29.41%) WAN
9 5 (29.41%) Middleware
9 5 (29.41%) Network Optimisation
9 5 (29.41%) Secure Coding
9 5 (29.41%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (29.41%) vSphere
9 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Clustering
10 4 (23.53%) EMC
10 4 (23.53%) Cisco
10 4 (23.53%) Firewall
10 4 (23.53%) French Language
11 3 (17.65%) ITIL

VMware
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) IBM Notes
3 1 (5.88%) CloudStack
3 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Mimecast
2 2 (11.76%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) SaaS
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) SAN
2 6 (35.29%) NAS
3 5 (29.41%) LAN
3 5 (29.41%) WAN
4 4 (23.53%) Firewall
5 2 (11.76%) DNS
6 1 (5.88%) MPLS
6 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (23.53%) French Language
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Designer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Data Centre
2 5 (29.41%) Clustering
3 2 (11.76%) EMC VNX
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Server
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (17.65%) Linux
6 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) High Availability
2 5 (29.41%) Load Balancing
2 5 (29.41%) Network Optimisation
2 5 (29.41%) Secure Coding
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
4 2 (11.76%) Benchmarking
4 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
4 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) SIEM
4 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) CCNA
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (29.41%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (29.41%) vSphere
4 1 (5.88%) KVM
4 1 (5.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) vCenter Server
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (11.76%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (11.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) Citrix
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco
3 4 (23.53%) EMC
4 3 (17.65%) McAfee
4 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds
5 2 (11.76%) Acronis
5 2 (11.76%) Dell
5 2 (11.76%) HP
5 2 (11.76%) Lotus
6 1 (5.88%) BT
6 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
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Rate: £180.00 - £200.00 per day
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