The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Woking 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 28 April 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
Surrey / Woking
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 12 8
Rank change year-on-year -2 -4  
Contract jobs citing VMware 2 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Woking 2.22% 8.93% 9.80%
As % of the Vendors category 6.06% 15.63% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Median daily rate £326 £550 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.68% +87.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £469 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £550 £319
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £338
% change year-on-year -6.66% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £26.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -30.76% +10.63%  

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 Woking.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Woking
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 33 32 27
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Woking 36.67% 57.14% 52.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 18 13
Median daily rate £373 £425 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.35% +61.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £336 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £550 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +8.33%  

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Woking 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 Woking

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Woking

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Woking

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Woking region with a requirement for VMware.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (71.43%) PCI DSS
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
4 3 (42.86%) Unix
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) Migration
4 3 (42.86%) CentOS
5 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
5 2 (28.57%) Nagios
6 1 (14.29%) Security Patching
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 1 (14.29%) Symantec
6 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (14.29%) X.25
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) Solaris
6 1 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (14.29%) SLA
6 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (14.29%) Veritas
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) X.25
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) VMWare Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Server Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) CentOS
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) PCI DSS
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Nagios
2 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) Veritas