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 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 21 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware 16 22 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 5.52% 8.00% 12.76%
As % of the Vendors category 11.59% 15.38% 24.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 13
Average daily rate £274 £300 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% -4.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £435 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £360 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 8
Average hourly rate - £15.08 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.88% +12.50%
VMware
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
138 143 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 47.59% 52.00% 52.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 55 63
Average daily rate £409 £300 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.25% -7.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £134 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £475 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 24
Average hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.68 £13.65 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.80 £39.50 £21.50
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 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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 22 (81.48%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
4 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (29.63%) Linux
7 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
8 6 (22.22%) IBM
8 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 6 (22.22%) Windows XP
8 6 (22.22%) Unix
8 6 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
9 5 (18.52%) SQL
9 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
9 5 (18.52%) DNS
9 5 (18.52%) Cisco
9 5 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
10 4 (14.81%) SAN
10 4 (14.81%) EMC
10 4 (14.81%) Firewall
10 4 (14.81%) Mainframe
10 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
10 4 (14.81%) JBoss
10 4 (14.81%) J2EE
10 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
10 4 (14.81%) AIX

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.81%) JBoss
2 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
2 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
2 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
3 2 (7.41%) OpenStack
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.70%) IIS
4 1 (3.70%) Lync
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.70%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) DNS
2 4 (14.81%) Firewall
2 4 (14.81%) SAN
3 3 (11.11%) DHCP
3 3 (11.11%) LAN
3 3 (11.11%) WAN
4 2 (7.41%) MPLS
4 2 (7.41%) SMTP
4 2 (7.41%) SNMP
4 2 (7.41%) VPN
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.70%) IPsec
5 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) FishEye
1 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
1 2 (7.41%) PVCS
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Electronics
2 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Technical Leader
3 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Systems Architect
3 4 (14.81%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) VMware Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 3 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Exchange Support
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) IT Manager
5 2 (7.41%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Server Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Unix Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Unix Scripter
5 2 (7.41%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.81%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (29.63%) Linux
6 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (22.22%) Unix
7 6 (22.22%) Windows XP
8 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
9 4 (14.81%) AIX
9 4 (14.81%) CentOS
9 4 (14.81%) SUSE
10 3 (11.11%) Solaris
11 2 (7.41%) Windows Vista
12 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
2 3 (11.11%) Change Management
2 3 (11.11%) Migration
3 2 (7.41%) Budget Control
3 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
3 2 (7.41%) DevOps
3 2 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
3 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
3 2 (7.41%) Security Management
4 1 (3.70%) Change Control
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL
4 1 (3.70%) Server Building
4 1 (3.70%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) VB
3 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.41%) Korn
3 2 (7.41%) Perl
3 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) CCNP
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.70%) CCIE
2 1 (3.70%) CCNA
2 1 (3.70%) MCITP
2 1 (3.70%) MCP
2 1 (3.70%) MCSA
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) VCP5
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
2 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
3 5 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (11.11%) VMware ESX
5 2 (7.41%) Docker
5 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
5 2 (7.41%) NFS
5 2 (7.41%) Samba
5 2 (7.41%) VMware Server
5 2 (7.41%) Xen
5 2 (7.41%) XenApp
6 1 (3.70%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (3.70%) vSphere
6 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (7.41%) Packer
1 2 (7.41%) SCCM
1 2 (7.41%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) IBM
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Cisco
3 4 (14.81%) EMC
4 3 (11.11%) Citrix
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle
5 2 (7.41%) Egenera
5 2 (7.41%) F5
5 2 (7.41%) Fujitsu
5 2 (7.41%) HP
5 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
5 2 (7.41%) SAP
5 2 (7.41%) Serena
6 1 (3.70%) AppSense
6 1 (3.70%) Aruba
6 1 (3.70%) Becrypt
6 1 (3.70%) McAfee
6 1 (3.70%) Sage
6 1 (3.70%) WatchGuard