The median contractor rate for a VMware Consultant was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Consultant
UK
Rank 577 617 571
Rank change year-on-year +40 -46  
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Consultant 19 25 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.047% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.050% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 34
Median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £271 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £446 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +9.37% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - £40.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42950 50452 49894
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.82% 95.19% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 27813 32635 30138
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1510 1582 1977
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

VMware Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Consultant in the UK

VMware Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Consultant in the UK

VMware Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Consultant over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Consultant in the UK

VMware Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Consultant in the UK

VMware Consultant
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 24 March 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
England +24 14 £450 +12.50% 4
London +30 8 £450 +16.88% 1
Scotland +23 4 £375 -
City of London +6 2 £519 -
Glasgow +4 2 £375 -
Edinburgh - 2 £395 -
North West - 2 £425 -
South East +22 1 £450 +9.09% 1
Hampshire +9 1 £450 +9.09%
West Midlands +7 1 - -
Yorkshire +7 1 £513 - 1
West Yorkshire +6 1 £513 - 1
Leeds +3 1 £513 - 1
East of England -5 1 £500 +53.84%
Wales - 1 £438 -
Worcester - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £425 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £438 -
South Wales - 1 £438 -
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £500 -

VMware Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, VMware Consultant 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 featuring VMware Consultant in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (44.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (31.58%) vRealize
4 11 (28.95%) vSphere
5 10 (26.32%) Migration
6 9 (23.68%) Windows
6 9 (23.68%) SC Cleared
6 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
7 7 (18.42%) Data Centre
7 7 (18.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (15.79%) Linux
8 6 (15.79%) SAN
8 6 (15.79%) VSAN
9 5 (13.16%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (13.16%) VMware ESX
10 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
11 3 (7.89%) PaaS
11 3 (7.89%) VCAP
11 3 (7.89%) Replication
11 3 (7.89%) Use Case
11 3 (7.89%) Flash
11 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
11 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
12 2 (5.26%) Unix
12 2 (5.26%) Cisco
12 2 (5.26%) AIX
12 2 (5.26%) DNS
12 2 (5.26%) Java
12 2 (5.26%) Red Hat

VMware Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (5.26%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) PaaS
2 2 (5.26%) OpenShift
3 1 (2.63%) IaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) SAN
1 6 (15.79%) VSAN
2 2 (5.26%) DNS
2 2 (5.26%) NAS
2 2 (5.26%) VXLAN
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.63%) DHCP
3 1 (2.63%) Firewall
3 1 (2.63%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.63%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.63%) Maven
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Billing
2 1 (2.63%) Electronics
2 1 (2.63%) Legal
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) Flash
2 2 (5.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.89%) Replication
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 1 (2.63%) Blog
4 1 (2.63%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (2.63%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.63%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
2 6 (15.79%) Linux
3 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.26%) AIX
4 2 (5.26%) Unix
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) VMS
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Migration
2 3 (7.89%) Use Case
3 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (5.26%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (5.26%) Converged Infrastructure
3 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (5.26%) Scrum
3 2 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (5.26%) Service Management
3 2 (5.26%) Workflow
4 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.63%) DevOps
4 1 (2.63%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Presales
4 1 (2.63%) Programme Management
4 1 (2.63%) Project Management
4 1 (2.63%) Security Hardening
4 1 (2.63%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (2.63%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (2.63%) C
3 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) SC Cleared
1 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (7.89%) VCAP
4 2 (5.26%) VCP6
5 1 (2.63%) CCIE
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 17 (44.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (28.95%) vSphere
3 5 (13.16%) VMware ESX
3 5 (13.16%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.26%) vCloud
5 1 (2.63%) Firmware
5 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.63%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.63%) XenApp
5 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (31.58%) vRealize
2 2 (5.26%) Ansible
2 2 (5.26%) Puppet
2 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (2.63%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) SCCM
3 1 (2.63%) SCOM
3 1 (2.63%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.63%) vMotion
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) Cisco
3 2 (5.26%) Citrix
3 2 (5.26%) EMC
3 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.63%) 3PAR
4 1 (2.63%) Dell
4 1 (2.63%) SAP
4 1 (2.63%) Veeam
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