The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 21 41 8
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -33
Contract jobs citing VMware 25 12 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.65% 2.36% 11.72%
As % of the Vendors category 15.15% 5.91% 26.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 18
Average daily rate
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£300 £313 £291
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £170 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £388 £359
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £319 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.09% -1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -17.89%
VMware
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
165 203 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 43.88% 39.88% 44.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 134 53
Average daily rate £336 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.92% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £239 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 £25.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.45% +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

VMware
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +14 8 £300 -7.69% 3
Bedford +10 7 £250 -3.84% 3
Dunstable - 1 £130 -
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 33 (78.57%) Windows
2 26 (61.90%) Citrix
3 24 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 23 (54.76%) Active Directory
5 21 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (40.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (40.48%) ITIL
7 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (23.81%) DNS
8 10 (23.81%) MS Exchange
8 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (21.43%) Cisco
10 8 (19.05%) SAN
10 8 (19.05%) DHCP
11 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (16.67%) Local Government
12 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 6 (14.29%) XenApp
12 6 (14.29%) NHS
12 6 (14.29%) Symantec
12 6 (14.29%) WAN
12 6 (14.29%) VPN
12 6 (14.29%) MS Office
12 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
13 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
13 5 (11.90%) LAN
13 5 (11.90%) Change Management
13 5 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (11.90%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (11.90%) VMware ESXi

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 10 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (7.14%) IBM Notes
2 3 (7.14%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.38%) Lync
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Office
1 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Business One
1 1 (2.38%) TeleForm
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Office 365
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) DNS
2 8 (19.05%) SAN
2 8 (19.05%) DHCP
3 6 (14.29%) WAN
3 6 (14.29%) VPN
4 5 (11.90%) LAN
5 4 (9.52%) VoIP
6 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
6 3 (7.14%) IP Telephony
7 2 (4.76%) Firewall
7 2 (4.76%) Internet
8 1 (2.38%) 802.11
8 1 (2.38%) OSPF
8 1 (2.38%) VRRP
8 1 (2.38%) ADSL
8 1 (2.38%) Wireless
8 1 (2.38%) VLAN
8 1 (2.38%) Network Security
8 1 (2.38%) Wireless Security
8 1 (2.38%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 7 (16.67%) Local Government
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 6 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (11.90%) Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Citrix Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Network Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Desktop Support
5 3 (7.14%) Administrator
5 3 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (7.14%) Service Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Principal Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) IT Support
6 2 (4.76%) Citrix Server Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) Middleware
1 1 (2.38%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) NHS
2 4 (9.52%) Blackberry
2 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.14%) Thin Client
3 3 (7.14%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.38%) iPhone
5 1 (2.38%) Replication
5 1 (2.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 33 (78.57%) Windows
2 17 (40.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (9.52%) Linux
5 4 (9.52%) Windows 7
6 3 (7.14%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) ITIL
2 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 5 (11.90%) Change Management
4 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 3 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.76%) Network Design
6 2 (4.76%) Migration
6 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.38%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.38%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.38%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.38%) Network Management
7 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.38%) Change Control
7 1 (2.38%) Information Governance
7 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) SQL
1 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.90%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (9.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (7.14%) MCITP
4 3 (7.14%) CCNP
4 3 (7.14%) CCNA
4 3 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (4.76%) CCA
5 2 (4.76%) MCSA
5 2 (4.76%) Degree
5 2 (4.76%) VCP4
5 2 (4.76%) VCP5
6 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) CCIE
6 1 (2.38%) CCDA
6 1 (2.38%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 23 (54.76%) Active Directory
2 21 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (14.29%) XenApp
4 5 (11.90%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (9.52%) vSphere
5 4 (9.52%) VMware ESX
5 4 (9.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
7 2 (4.76%) VMware Server
8 1 (2.38%) MetaFrame
8 1 (2.38%) Firmware
8 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.76%) SCCM
2 2 (4.76%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 26 (61.90%) Citrix
2 24 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 9 (21.43%) Cisco
4 6 (14.29%) Symantec
5 3 (7.14%) Lotus
5 3 (7.14%) HP
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle
6 2 (4.76%) Mitel
6 2 (4.76%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.38%) Sourcefire
7 1 (2.38%) IronPort
7 1 (2.38%) Finjan
7 1 (2.38%) F5
7 1 (2.38%) RightFax
7 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.38%) Sophos
7 1 (2.38%) Metastorm
7 1 (2.38%) SAP
7 1 (2.38%) Sun
7 1 (2.38%) Dell
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