Period
to 23 November 2020

The median contractor rate for a VMware Consultant was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 November 2020.

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 Consultant
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 515 741 840
Rank change year-on-year +226 +99 -1
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Consultant 41 69 64
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.084% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.089% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 55 50
Median daily rate £500 £400 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -17.95% +8.33%
10th Percentile £413 £311 £400
90th Percentile £550 £583 £614
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £380 £500
% change year-on-year +31.58% -24.00% +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 0
Median hourly rate £63.00 £47.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.04% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £54.00 £47.00 -
% change year-on-year +14.89% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 33,221 77,311 98,412
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.35% 94.04% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 20,789 50,542 65,027
Median daily rate £463 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.54% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £256 £253 £270
90th Percentile £650 £644 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,425 2,902 3,067
Median hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +8.11% -1.07%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.17 £11.00
90th Percentile £55.85 £52.50 £48.75
Median hourly rate £22.50 £18.16 £17.50
% change year-on-year +23.90% +3.77% -

VMware Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured VMware Consultant in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Consultant in the UK

VMware Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VMware Consultant.

Daily rate trend for VMware Consultant in the UK

VMware Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing VMware Consultant over the 6 months to 23 November 2020.

Daily rate histogram for VMware Consultant in the UK

VMware Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing VMware Consultant.

Hourly rate trend for VMware Consultant in the UK

VMware Consultant
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing VMware Consultant over the 6 months to 23 November 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for VMware Consultant in the UK

VMware Consultant
Top 10 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 6 months to 23 November 2020. 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
England +215 28 £500 +25.00% 3
Work from Home -132 13 £438 +34.62%
UK excluding London +208 10 £500 +31.58% 3
London +153 6 £500 -9.09%
South East +160 3 - - 1
North of England +96 3 £500 +33.33% 1
South West +94 3 - -
Yorkshire +67 3 £500 -
Midlands +87 1 £400 +6.67%
West Midlands +59 1 £400 +6.67%

VMware Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 November 2020, VMware Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads featuring VMware Consultant in the job title.

1 41 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (53.66%) Security Cleared
3 21 (51.22%) SC Cleared
4 14 (34.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (26.83%) vSphere
6 10 (24.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (21.95%) VMware NSX
8 8 (19.51%) vCenter Server
8 8 (19.51%) Windows
9 7 (17.07%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (14.63%) Veeam
10 6 (14.63%) Azure
10 6 (14.63%) Migration
10 6 (14.63%) Data Centre
11 5 (12.20%) VCAP
11 5 (12.20%) vCloud
11 5 (12.20%) vRealize
11 5 (12.20%) Use Case
12 4 (9.76%) AWS
12 4 (9.76%) 3PAR
12 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (9.76%) Replication
12 4 (9.76%) SAN
12 4 (9.76%) LAN
12 4 (9.76%) WAN
12 4 (9.76%) VMS
12 4 (9.76%) Windows Server
12 4 (9.76%) VSAN
12 4 (9.76%) Windows 10
12 4 (9.76%) AirWatch

VMware Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 1 (2.44%) SAS
1 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Azure
2 4 (9.76%) AWS
3 3 (7.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) LAN
1 4 (9.76%) SAN
1 4 (9.76%) VSAN
1 4 (9.76%) WAN
2 3 (7.32%) Network Security
3 2 (4.88%) DNS
3 2 (4.88%) Firewall
3 2 (4.88%) VPN
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco Firepower
4 1 (2.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.44%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Public Sector
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.76%) Replication
3 2 (4.88%) Clustering
3 2 (4.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.44%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) VMS
2 4 (9.76%) Windows 10
2 4 (9.76%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2019
4 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.63%) Migration
2 5 (12.20%) Use Case
3 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (7.32%) Change Management
4 3 (7.32%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 3 (7.32%) Load Balancing
4 3 (7.32%) Project Delivery
4 3 (7.32%) Workshop Facilitation
5 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.88%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (4.88%) DDoS Mitigation
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Automation
5 2 (4.88%) ITIL
5 2 (4.88%) Network Virtualisation
5 2 (4.88%) Runbook
5 2 (4.88%) Security Monitoring
5 2 (4.88%) Time Management
6 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (2.44%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (53.66%) Security Cleared
2 21 (51.22%) SC Cleared
3 10 (24.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (12.20%) VCAP
5 3 (7.32%) CCNP
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.88%) CCNA
7 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.44%) CISSP
7 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 14 (34.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (26.83%) vSphere
3 9 (21.95%) VMware NSX
4 7 (17.07%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (12.20%) vCloud
6 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
7 2 (4.88%) UAG
7 2 (4.88%) VMFS
8 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) vCenter Server
2 5 (12.20%) vRealize
3 4 (9.76%) AirWatch
4 2 (4.88%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (14.63%) Veeam
3 4 (9.76%) 3PAR
4 3 (7.32%) Cisco
4 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.88%) Aruba
6 1 (2.44%) Dell
6 1 (2.44%) EMC
6 1 (2.44%) F5
6 1 (2.44%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.44%) NetApp
6 1 (2.44%) Palo Alto