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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 21 16 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Contract jobs citing VMware 12 15 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 5.06% 6.64% 18.29%
As % of the Vendors category 9.23% 12.40% 30.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 2
Average daily rate
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£410 £313 £266
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.20% +17.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £271 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £408 £283
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £19.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -15.21%
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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
130 121 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 54.85% 53.54% 59.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 53 48
Average daily rate £400 £314 £342
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.38% -8.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 6
Average hourly rate £39.00 £11.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+246.66% -43.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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
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 28 May 2015, 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 34 (89.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (71.05%) Windows
2 27 (71.05%) Microsoft
3 18 (47.37%) HP
3 18 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (44.74%) Active Directory
4 17 (44.74%) vSphere
5 15 (39.47%) Data Centre
6 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (28.95%) HP Data Protector
9 10 (26.32%) IBM
10 8 (21.05%) Migration
10 8 (21.05%) Citrix
11 7 (18.42%) EMC
11 7 (18.42%) SAN
11 7 (18.42%) IIS
12 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
12 6 (15.79%) Dell
13 5 (13.16%) DNS
13 5 (13.16%) DHCP
13 5 (13.16%) AIX
13 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
14 4 (10.53%) Telemarketing
14 4 (10.53%) Marketing
14 4 (10.53%) Advertising
14 4 (10.53%) Retail
14 4 (10.53%) Linux
14 4 (10.53%) .NET
14 4 (10.53%) UNIX

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 7 (18.42%) IIS
2 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.63%) Commerce Server
3 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.63%) Apache
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) SAN
2 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
3 5 (13.16%) DNS
3 5 (13.16%) DHCP
4 3 (7.89%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (7.89%) LAN
4 3 (7.89%) WAN
5 2 (5.26%) iSCSI
5 2 (5.26%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.63%) NAS
6 1 (2.63%) FCoE
6 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) DB2
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MSI
2 1 (2.63%) WinRunner
2 1 (2.63%) TestDirector
2 1 (2.63%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (10.53%) Marketing
1 4 (10.53%) Advertising
1 4 (10.53%) Retail
2 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Support Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Server Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Server Support Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Server Support
3 8 (21.05%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Administrator
5 4 (10.53%) Marketing Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) UNIX Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Integration Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) UNIX Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Consultant
8 1 (2.63%) Wintel Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) .NET
2 2 (5.26%) Web Services
2 2 (5.26%) XML
3 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.63%) COM
3 1 (2.63%) COM+
3 1 (2.63%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.53%) Social Media
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.89%) Clustering
4 2 (5.26%) Celerra
4 2 (5.26%) CLARiiON
4 2 (5.26%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.63%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.63%) Replication
5 1 (2.63%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 27 (71.05%) Windows
2 18 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (13.16%) AIX
6 4 (10.53%) Linux
6 4 (10.53%) UNIX
7 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
7 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
7 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (5.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Migration
2 4 (10.53%) Telemarketing
2 4 (10.53%) B2B
2 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
2 4 (10.53%) Online Marketing
3 3 (7.89%) Operations Management
3 3 (7.89%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (5.26%) Data Migration
4 2 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (5.26%) Software Delivery
5 1 (2.63%) Test Automation
5 1 (2.63%) Software Distribution
5 1 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.63%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.63%) Project Management
5 1 (2.63%) SOA
5 1 (2.63%) Software Testing
5 1 (2.63%) Change Management
5 1 (2.63%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
1 3 (7.89%) Korn
2 2 (5.26%) Java
2 2 (5.26%) SQL
3 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.63%) C
3 1 (2.63%) Perl
3 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.63%) MCSE
3 1 (2.63%) MCSA
3 1 (2.63%) MCTS
3 1 (2.63%) MCITP
3 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (89.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (44.74%) Active Directory
2 17 (44.74%) vSphere
3 4 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (10.53%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.89%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (28.95%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (7.89%) HP SIM
2 3 (7.89%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (7.89%) vMotion
2 3 (7.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (5.26%) SCCM
3 2 (5.26%) Netcool
3 2 (5.26%) Tivoli
3 2 (5.26%) yum
4 1 (2.63%) Puppet
4 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (2.63%) Ansible
4 1 (2.63%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (2.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (2.63%) Netcool/Proviso
Vendors
1 27 (71.05%) Microsoft
2 18 (47.37%) HP
3 10 (26.32%) IBM
4 8 (21.05%) Citrix
5 7 (18.42%) EMC
6 6 (15.79%) Dell
7 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
8 3 (7.89%) McAfee
8 3 (7.89%) Cisco
9 2 (5.26%) Oracle
9 2 (5.26%) NetApp
10 1 (2.63%) 3PAR
10 1 (2.63%) Veritas