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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 11 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 3.64% 8.33% 13.16%
As % of the Vendors category 12.50% 15.38% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Median daily rate £375 £450 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +63.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £26.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.98% +17.77%

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
16 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 29.09% 54.17% 60.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 17
Median daily rate £375 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +45.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £10.30 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 22 January 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 Bedford region with a requirement for VMware.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Avaya
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Dell
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Identity Management
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 4 (66.67%) Backup Exec
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (33.33%) AppSense
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (33.33%) CCEA
3 2 (33.33%) NetScaler

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 2 (33.33%) VLAN
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Provisioning Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCEA
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (33.33%) MCP
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Backup Exec
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Avaya
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (66.67%) Dell
2 4 (66.67%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) AppSense
3 2 (33.33%) Remedy