The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 3 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing VMware 5 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 16.67% 17.65% 11.11%
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% 24.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate £450 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £365 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.68% +14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +12.50%
VMware
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Vendors Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20 25 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 66.67% 73.53% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 6
Average daily rate £275 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £241 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £550 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 8
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Bedford region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware.

1 9 (81.82%) vSphere
2 8 (72.73%) Data Centre
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Citrix
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (54.55%) XenApp
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 6 (54.55%) Migration
4 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (45.45%) Clustering
5 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) NetApp
5 5 (45.45%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
6 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
7 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
7 3 (27.27%) VBScript
7 3 (27.27%) VB
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 2 (18.18%) ITIL
8 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
8 2 (18.18%) Linux
8 2 (18.18%) EMC
8 2 (18.18%) Finance
8 2 (18.18%) Cisco
8 2 (18.18%) FlexPod

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
1 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Data Migration Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Migration Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) NetApp Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco VoIP Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) EMC Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Server Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Data Centre
2 5 (45.45%) Clustering
3 2 (18.18%) FlexPod
3 2 (18.18%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) CMDB
4 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
4 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (45.45%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) High Availability
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Presales
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Server Building
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
3 3 (27.27%) VB
3 3 (27.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) CCNP
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) MCP
1 1 (9.09%) MCSA
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) VCP5
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) vSphere
2 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (54.55%) XenApp
3 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Citrix
2 5 (45.45%) NetApp
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) EMC
5 1 (9.09%) Avaya
5 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Intel
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