The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank - 13 27
Contract jobs citing VMware 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast - 1.47% 2.37%
As % of the Vendors category - 3.70% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +5.52%
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County Antrim

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

Vendors Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
53 27 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 55.21% 39.71% 47.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 12 37
Average daily rate £200 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £91 £122 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £405 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Infoblox
2 2 (50.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) WMI
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) Lync
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Cyber-Ark
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast 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 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) NOC Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) OOP
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) WMI
1 2 (50.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (50.00%) Infoblox
1 2 (50.00%) Cyber-Ark