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 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 12 14 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing VMware 21 21 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 7.98% 7.19% 16.88%
As % of the Vendors category 14.79% 12.73% 29.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.25% -26.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £245 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £402 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 £21.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.66%
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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
142 165 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 53.99% 56.51% 56.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 66 43
Average daily rate £400 £326 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.69% -13.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £200 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 14 8
Average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £11.25 £12.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £27.88 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%

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 4 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 35 (76.09%) Windows
1 35 (76.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (60.87%) Microsoft
3 21 (45.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (39.13%) vSphere
4 18 (39.13%) Active Directory
4 18 (39.13%) HP
5 16 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (28.26%) IBM
6 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (23.91%) HP Data Protector
7 11 (23.91%) Citrix
7 11 (23.91%) Linux
8 10 (21.74%) IIS
8 10 (21.74%) SAN
9 8 (17.39%) Migration
9 8 (17.39%) TCP/IP
9 8 (17.39%) DNS
9 8 (17.39%) Red Hat
9 8 (17.39%) AIX
10 7 (15.22%) EMC
10 7 (15.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
11 6 (13.04%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (13.04%) Cisco
11 6 (13.04%) Dell
12 5 (10.87%) DHCP
12 5 (10.87%) Ethernet
12 5 (10.87%) DB2
12 5 (10.87%) Oracle

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 10 (21.74%) IIS
2 4 (8.70%) Apache
3 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.17%) Commerce Server
4 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.74%) SAN
2 8 (17.39%) TCP/IP
2 8 (17.39%) DNS
3 5 (10.87%) DHCP
3 5 (10.87%) Ethernet
4 4 (8.70%) Internet
5 3 (6.52%) Network Security
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (6.52%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (6.52%) NetScaler
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco ISE
5 3 (6.52%) Spanning Tree
5 3 (6.52%) VPN
5 3 (6.52%) LAN
5 3 (6.52%) WAN
5 3 (6.52%) VLAN
5 3 (6.52%) BGP
5 3 (6.52%) Firewall
5 3 (6.52%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) DB2
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.35%) MySQL
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) WinRunner
1 1 (2.17%) TestDirector
1 1 (2.17%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (8.70%) Advertising
1 4 (8.70%) Retail
1 4 (8.70%) Marketing
2 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) Support Engineer
1 9 (19.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 9 (19.57%) Server Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Server Support Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Server Support
3 5 (10.87%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Administrator
4 4 (8.70%) Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Marketing Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Security Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.52%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Architect
6 2 (4.35%) UNIX Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Security Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) .NET
2 3 (6.52%) Regular Expression
3 2 (4.35%) Software Packaging
3 2 (4.35%) Web Services
3 2 (4.35%) XML
4 1 (2.17%) YAML
4 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.17%) COM
4 1 (2.17%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Social Media
2 3 (6.52%) PKI
2 3 (6.52%) Clustering
3 2 (4.35%) CLARiiON
3 2 (4.35%) CESG
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.35%) EqualLogic
3 2 (4.35%) Celerra
4 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.17%) PDA
4 1 (2.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (76.09%) Windows
2 21 (45.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (23.91%) Linux
6 8 (17.39%) AIX
7 7 (15.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (10.87%) SUSE
9 4 (8.70%) UNIX
10 3 (6.52%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (4.35%) Windows Phone 8
11 2 (4.35%) Windows Phone
11 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
11 2 (4.35%) Android
12 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
12 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.39%) Migration
2 4 (8.70%) Change Management
2 4 (8.70%) Telemarketing
2 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce
2 4 (8.70%) B2B
2 4 (8.70%) Online Marketing
3 3 (6.52%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (6.52%) Operations Management
3 3 (6.52%) Load Balancing
4 2 (4.35%) Validation
4 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.35%) ITIL
4 2 (4.35%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (4.35%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.17%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.17%) Test Scripting
5 1 (2.17%) Test Automation
5 1 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.17%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) SQL
2 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell
2 3 (6.52%) Korn
3 2 (4.35%) VBScript
3 2 (4.35%) Java
4 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.17%) Perl
4 1 (2.17%) Python
4 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.52%) MCSE
3 3 (6.52%) MCITP
4 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.35%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) MCSA
5 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (76.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (39.13%) vSphere
2 18 (39.13%) Active Directory
3 6 (13.04%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (8.70%) Firmware
4 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.52%) FreeRADIUS
5 3 (6.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (23.91%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (6.52%) HP SIM
2 3 (6.52%) CA Spectrum
2 3 (6.52%) vMotion
2 3 (6.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (4.35%) Netcool
3 2 (4.35%) Tivoli
3 2 (4.35%) yum
4 1 (2.17%) SCCM
4 1 (2.17%) Netcool/Proviso
4 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.17%) Puppet
4 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (2.17%) Ansible
4 1 (2.17%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 28 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 18 (39.13%) HP
3 13 (28.26%) IBM
4 11 (23.91%) Citrix
5 8 (17.39%) Red Hat
6 7 (15.22%) EMC
7 6 (13.04%) Cisco
7 6 (13.04%) Dell
8 5 (10.87%) Oracle
9 4 (8.70%) CA
10 3 (6.52%) Splunk
10 3 (6.52%) CheckPoint
11 2 (4.35%) McAfee
11 2 (4.35%) NetApp
11 2 (4.35%) F5
12 1 (2.17%) 3PAR
12 1 (2.17%) Veritas
12 1 (2.17%) Symantec
12 1 (2.17%) Altiris