The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 10 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 3.57% - 3.70%
As % of the Vendors category 10.00% - 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £278 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £360 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.88% +12.50%
VMware
Manchester

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

Vendors Category
Bolton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 35.71% 30.77% 37.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Average daily rate £400 £100 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+300.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £18.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +131.98%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Bolton

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Bolton

VMware
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bolton 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) TestDirector
2 1 (50.00%) Smartcard
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Facebook
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bolton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (50.00%) TestDirector
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) iPad
1 1 (50.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Facebook
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter