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 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 24 30 17
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs citing VMware 15 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.56% 3.60% 6.25%
As % of the Vendors category 10.87% 8.09% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 8
Average daily rate £438 £270 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.03% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £141 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £275 £347
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £365 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.68% +14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £29.53 £27.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.36% +35.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +12.50%
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
138 173 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 41.95% 44.47% 40.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 139 67
Average daily rate £431 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £210 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 8 13
Average hourly rate £47.50 £17.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+171.42% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £25.00 £40.00
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 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 14 February 2016.

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
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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bedford +4 5 £450 +63.63% 4
Dunstable +5 4 - - 3
Luton -1 1 £350 +141.37% 2
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 27 (77.14%) Windows
2 24 (68.57%) Citrix
3 21 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (57.14%) Windows Server
5 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
6 15 (42.86%) vSphere
7 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (37.14%) XenApp
8 13 (37.14%) ITIL
9 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
9 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (28.57%) MS Exchange
11 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
11 9 (25.71%) VMware ESX
11 9 (25.71%) Windows 2000 Server
11 9 (25.71%) Data Centre
12 8 (22.86%) Migration
12 8 (22.86%) Cisco
13 7 (20.00%) VPN
13 7 (20.00%) DNS
13 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
14 6 (17.14%) Clustering
14 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
15 5 (14.29%) NetApp
15 5 (14.29%) SQL
15 5 (14.29%) Backup Exec
15 5 (14.29%) Firewall
15 5 (14.29%) Office 365
16 4 (11.43%) SharePoint 2010

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (11.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
3 4 (11.43%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (11.43%) Skype for Business
4 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.71%) CMS
5 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.86%) IBM Domino
6 1 (2.86%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
2 2 (5.71%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) DNS
1 7 (20.00%) VPN
2 5 (14.29%) Firewall
3 3 (8.57%) DHCP
3 3 (8.57%) SAN
3 3 (8.57%) VoIP
4 2 (5.71%) IP Telephony
4 2 (5.71%) LAN
4 2 (5.71%) OSPF
4 2 (5.71%) VLAN
4 2 (5.71%) WAN
5 1 (2.86%) BGP
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.86%) EIGRP
5 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.86%) IPv4
5 1 (2.86%) MPLS
5 1 (2.86%) NAS
5 1 (2.86%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (11.43%) Local Government
2 2 (5.71%) Billing
2 2 (5.71%) Electronics
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
1 7 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (11.43%) Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Data Centre Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Systems Support
4 3 (8.57%) Systems Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Migration Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Network Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Server Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Data Centre
2 6 (17.14%) Clustering
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.71%) FlexPod
3 2 (5.71%) NHS
3 2 (5.71%) Thin Client
3 2 (5.71%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (2.86%) CMDB
4 1 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 27 (77.14%) Windows
2 21 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (25.71%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (8.57%) Linux
8 1 (2.86%) Android
8 1 (2.86%) Solaris
8 1 (2.86%) Unix
8 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) ITIL
2 8 (22.86%) Migration
3 3 (8.57%) High Availability
3 3 (8.57%) Presales
4 2 (5.71%) B2B
4 2 (5.71%) B2C
4 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.71%) CRM
4 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.71%) Project Management
4 2 (5.71%) Server Building
4 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.86%) Identity Management
5 1 (2.86%) Patch Management
5 1 (2.86%) PRINCE
5 1 (2.86%) Security Management
5 1 (2.86%) SIEM
5 1 (2.86%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.57%) VB
3 3 (8.57%) VBScript
4 2 (5.71%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.43%) MCSA
2 4 (11.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (8.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (5.71%) CCNA
4 2 (5.71%) CCNP
4 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.71%) MCITP
4 2 (5.71%) MCP
4 2 (5.71%) MCSE
4 2 (5.71%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.86%) ISO27002
2 1 (2.86%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
1 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (42.86%) vSphere
3 13 (37.14%) XenApp
4 9 (25.71%) VMware ESX
5 4 (11.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
5 4 (11.43%) MetaFrame
6 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.71%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 3 (8.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) Citrix
2 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
3 8 (22.86%) Cisco
4 5 (14.29%) NetApp
5 4 (11.43%) CheckPoint
5 4 (11.43%) Intel
5 4 (11.43%) Symantec
6 2 (5.71%) EMC
7 1 (2.86%) Avaya
7 1 (2.86%) Dell
7 1 (2.86%) HP
7 1 (2.86%) Juniper
7 1 (2.86%) Lotus
7 1 (2.86%) Mitel
7 1 (2.86%) Palo Alto
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