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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 10 6 15
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Contract jobs citing VMware 26 41 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 9.56% 13.99% 6.15%
As % of the Vendors category 17.57% 26.62% 13.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 4
Average daily rate
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£300 £314 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.45% -15.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £207 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 0
Average hourly rate £15.08 £16.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.63% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
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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
148 154 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 54.41% 52.56% 44.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 62 29
Average daily rate £300 £325 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -15.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £195 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 24 10
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £11.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +44.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £11.90 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £26.90 £42.14
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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 40 (81.63%) Windows
2 29 (59.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (55.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (44.90%) DNS
4 22 (44.90%) Microsoft
5 21 (42.86%) Linux
5 21 (42.86%) vSphere
6 20 (40.82%) Active Directory
7 18 (36.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (34.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (30.61%) HP
9 15 (30.61%) IIS
10 13 (26.53%) SAN
11 12 (24.49%) Red Hat
11 12 (24.49%) Cisco
11 12 (24.49%) IBM
11 12 (24.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
12 11 (22.45%) Change Management
13 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
13 10 (20.41%) EMC
14 9 (18.37%) DHCP
14 9 (18.37%) Java
14 9 (18.37%) SC Cleared
14 9 (18.37%) Security Cleared
15 8 (16.33%) VMware ESXi
15 8 (16.33%) Citrix
15 8 (16.33%) Symantec
16 7 (14.29%) Firmware
16 7 (14.29%) Dell

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 15 (30.61%) IIS
2 7 (14.29%) IBM Notes
2 7 (14.29%) Lotus Domino
2 7 (14.29%) GlassFish
3 4 (8.16%) Apache
4 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) SaaS
1 2 (4.08%) PaaS
1 2 (4.08%) IaaS
2 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (44.90%) DNS
2 13 (26.53%) SAN
3 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
4 9 (18.37%) DHCP
5 7 (14.29%) Firewall
6 5 (10.20%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (8.16%) NetScaler
7 4 (8.16%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (8.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (8.16%) Cisco ISE
7 4 (8.16%) Network Security
7 4 (8.16%) VLAN
7 4 (8.16%) BGP
7 4 (8.16%) IPsec
7 4 (8.16%) LAN
7 4 (8.16%) WAN
7 4 (8.16%) Ethernet
7 4 (8.16%) VPN
7 4 (8.16%) Internet
7 4 (8.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) DB2
2 4 (8.16%) MySQL
General
1 4 (8.16%) Retail
1 4 (8.16%) Marketing
1 4 (8.16%) Advertising
2 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (16.33%) Architect
2 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Support Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Web Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Web Support Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Marketing Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Server Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Security Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (8.16%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Technical Architect
6 3 (6.12%) Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.12%) Network Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Server Support
6 3 (6.12%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Administrator
6 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) Flash
2 4 (8.16%) Regular Expression
2 4 (8.16%) Software Packaging
3 1 (2.04%) .NET
3 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.04%) COM+
3 1 (2.04%) Web Services
3 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) CLARiiON
2 5 (10.20%) PKI
3 4 (8.16%) Social Media
3 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.16%) CESG
4 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.08%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.08%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 40 (81.63%) Windows
2 27 (55.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (42.86%) Linux
4 18 (36.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (34.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (24.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (10.20%) UNIX
7 5 (10.20%) AIX
7 5 (10.20%) SUSE
8 4 (8.16%) Android
8 4 (8.16%) Apple iOS
8 4 (8.16%) Windows Phone 8
8 4 (8.16%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (8.16%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) Change Management
2 7 (14.29%) Web Development
3 6 (12.24%) ITIL
4 5 (10.20%) Validation
5 4 (8.16%) Online Marketing
5 4 (8.16%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (8.16%) Telemarketing
5 4 (8.16%) Load Balancing
5 4 (8.16%) Migration
5 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
5 4 (8.16%) B2B
6 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.12%) Operations Management
6 3 (6.12%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (4.08%) Line Management
7 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (4.08%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.08%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.37%) Java
2 4 (8.16%) SQL
3 2 (4.08%) VBScript
3 2 (4.08%) Perl
3 2 (4.08%) C#
3 2 (4.08%) Python
4 1 (2.04%) C
4 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) SC Cleared
1 9 (18.37%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (12.24%) MCITP
2 6 (12.24%) MCSE
2 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.04%) CCIE
3 1 (2.04%) CCNP
3 1 (2.04%) CCNA
3 1 (2.04%) CCDA
3 1 (2.04%) CCDP
System Software
1 29 (59.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (42.86%) vSphere
3 20 (40.82%) Active Directory
4 8 (16.33%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (14.29%) Firmware
6 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
6 4 (8.16%) FreeRADIUS
7 3 (6.12%) KVM
8 2 (4.08%) vCloud
9 1 (2.04%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 6 (12.24%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (8.16%) CA Spectrum
4 3 (6.12%) HP SIM
5 2 (4.08%) SCCM
5 2 (4.08%) WSUS
6 1 (2.04%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (44.90%) Microsoft
2 15 (30.61%) HP
3 12 (24.49%) Red Hat
3 12 (24.49%) Cisco
3 12 (24.49%) IBM
4 10 (20.41%) EMC
5 8 (16.33%) Citrix
5 8 (16.33%) Symantec
6 7 (14.29%) Dell
6 7 (14.29%) Adobe
6 7 (14.29%) Lotus
7 5 (10.20%) CA
8 4 (8.16%) F5
8 4 (8.16%) Splunk
8 4 (8.16%) Oracle
8 4 (8.16%) CheckPoint
9 2 (4.08%) BMC
9 2 (4.08%) Juniper
10 1 (2.04%) NetApp
10 1 (2.04%) McAfee