The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 8 8 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs citing VMware 27 26 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 10.80% 10.66% 5.36%
As % of the Vendors category 19.01% 21.14% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +15.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £252 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.82% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 £22.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.32%
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Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
142 123 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 56.80% 50.41% 46.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 50 25
Average daily rate £375 £352 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.53% +0.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £205 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £453 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 12
Average hourly rate £16.50 £22.84 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.76% +98.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £13.50 £11.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £33.50 £36.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 37 (88.10%) Windows
2 25 (59.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (57.14%) Linux
4 23 (54.76%) DNS
4 23 (54.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (42.86%) vSphere
6 17 (40.48%) Active Directory
7 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
8 15 (35.71%) HP
8 15 (35.71%) Red Hat
8 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (28.57%) SC Cleared
10 12 (28.57%) Security Cleared
10 12 (28.57%) Cisco
10 12 (28.57%) IIS
11 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
11 11 (26.19%) SAN
11 11 (26.19%) Change Management
12 10 (23.81%) IBM
12 10 (23.81%) EMC
12 10 (23.81%) TCP/IP
12 10 (23.81%) DHCP
13 9 (21.43%) MCSE
13 9 (21.43%) Java
13 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 9 (21.43%) MCITP
14 8 (19.05%) Symantec

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 12 (28.57%) IIS
2 7 (16.67%) IBM Notes
2 7 (16.67%) Lotus Domino
2 7 (16.67%) GlassFish
3 4 (9.52%) Apache
4 1 (2.38%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) IaaS
1 2 (4.76%) SaaS
1 2 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (54.76%) DNS
2 11 (26.19%) SAN
3 10 (23.81%) TCP/IP
3 10 (23.81%) DHCP
4 7 (16.67%) Firewall
5 5 (11.90%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (9.52%) VPN
6 4 (9.52%) Ethernet
6 4 (9.52%) BGP
6 4 (9.52%) Internet
6 4 (9.52%) SSL
6 4 (9.52%) IPsec
6 4 (9.52%) Network Security
6 4 (9.52%) VLAN
6 4 (9.52%) NetScaler
6 4 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (9.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (9.52%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (4.76%) LAN
7 2 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) DB2
2 4 (9.52%) MySQL
General
1 4 (9.52%) Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (19.05%) Architect
2 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Web Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Security Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) Web Support Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (7.14%) Technical Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Server Support
6 2 (4.76%) Server Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Server Support Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) Flash
2 6 (14.29%) Software Packaging
3 4 (9.52%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) CLARiiON
2 5 (11.90%) PKI
3 4 (9.52%) CESG
3 4 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.76%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 37 (88.10%) Windows
2 25 (59.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (57.14%) Linux
4 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (11.90%) SUSE
6 5 (11.90%) AIX
6 5 (11.90%) UNIX
7 4 (9.52%) Android
7 4 (9.52%) Apple iOS
7 4 (9.52%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (9.52%) Windows Phone 8
7 4 (9.52%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Change Management
2 8 (19.05%) ITIL
3 7 (16.67%) Web Development
3 7 (16.67%) Validation
4 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
4 4 (9.52%) Load Balancing
4 4 (9.52%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.76%) Service Management
6 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.76%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.76%) Line Management
6 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (2.38%) Operations Management
7 1 (2.38%) MODAF
7 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.38%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) Java
2 4 (9.52%) SQL
3 2 (4.76%) Python
3 2 (4.76%) VBScript
3 2 (4.76%) Perl
3 2 (4.76%) C
3 2 (4.76%) C#
4 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 12 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 9 (21.43%) MCSE
2 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (21.43%) MCITP
3 1 (2.38%) CCIE
3 1 (2.38%) CCNP
3 1 (2.38%) CCNA
3 1 (2.38%) CCDA
3 1 (2.38%) CCDP
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 23 (54.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (42.86%) vSphere
3 17 (40.48%) Active Directory
4 7 (16.67%) Firmware
5 6 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (9.52%) FreeRADIUS
7 3 (7.14%) KVM
7 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
8 2 (4.76%) vCloud
9 1 (2.38%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 4 (9.52%) CA Spectrum
3 3 (7.14%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (4.76%) WSUS
4 2 (4.76%) SCCM
5 1 (2.38%) HP SIM
5 1 (2.38%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 15 (35.71%) HP
2 15 (35.71%) Red Hat
3 12 (28.57%) Cisco
4 10 (23.81%) IBM
4 10 (23.81%) EMC
5 8 (19.05%) Symantec
6 7 (16.67%) Adobe
6 7 (16.67%) Lotus
7 5 (11.90%) CA
8 4 (9.52%) Oracle
8 4 (9.52%) CheckPoint
8 4 (9.52%) Citrix
8 4 (9.52%) Dell
8 4 (9.52%) F5
8 4 (9.52%) Splunk
9 2 (4.76%) Juniper
9 2 (4.76%) BMC
10 1 (2.38%) 3PAR
10 1 (2.38%) Altiris
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