Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 29 30
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1 +13
Contract jobs citing VMware 12 22 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 3.79% 4.64% 4.42%
As % of the Vendors category 7.79% 10.68% 10.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 17
Suffolk median daily rate £490 £310 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +58.06% -7.46% +48.89%
10th Percentile £231 £185 £295
90th Percentile £574 £588 £436
East of England median daily rate £350 £336 £350
% change year-on-year +4.09% -3.93% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Suffolk median hourly rate - - £17.50
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £27.60 £31.56
% change year-on-year -42.03% -12.53% +31.48%

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 Suffolk.

All Vendors
Suffolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 154 206 198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 48.58% 43.46% 43.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 126 127
Suffolk median daily rate £406 £394 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.17% -7.35% +10.75%
10th Percentile £114 £199 £275
90th Percentile £575 £581 £575
East of England median daily rate £408 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +8.67% -6.25% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 9
Suffolk median hourly rate £19.75 £14.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.21% +11.54% -8.77%
10th Percentile £11.27 £11.83 £11.15
90th Percentile £36.63 £15.25 £16.95
East of England median hourly rate £16.47 £16.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -0.21% -19.51% -1.20%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Suffolk over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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

VMware
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 within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 22 November 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
Ipswich -4 10 £490 +58.06%
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £190 -
VMware
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server
3 10 (83.33%) LAN
3 10 (83.33%) WAN
3 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (66.67%) SAN
4 8 (66.67%) Network Optimisation
4 8 (66.67%) Data Centre
4 8 (66.67%) NAS
5 7 (58.33%) Load Balancing
5 7 (58.33%) High Availability
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Clustering
5 7 (58.33%) Clustering
6 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (50.00%) IIS
7 5 (41.67%) Middleware
8 4 (33.33%) Firewall
8 4 (33.33%) Identity Management
8 4 (33.33%) Migration
8 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 4 (33.33%) Secure Coding
8 4 (33.33%) SIEM
8 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (25.00%) French Language
9 3 (25.00%) Legal
10 2 (16.67%) Internet
10 2 (16.67%) Information Security

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 6 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Site Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) LAN
1 10 (83.33%) WAN
2 8 (66.67%) NAS
2 8 (66.67%) SAN
3 4 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) Internet
4 2 (16.67%) MPLS
4 2 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (16.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) French Language
1 3 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Integration Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Project Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Integration Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Integration Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 7 (58.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Network Optimisation
2 7 (58.33%) High Availability
2 7 (58.33%) Load Balancing
3 4 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 4 (33.33%) Migration
3 4 (33.33%) Secure Coding
3 4 (33.33%) SIEM
3 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Data Privacy
4 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CCIE
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 2 (16.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft