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 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 22 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Contract jobs citing VMware 15 23 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 5.64% 8.71% 7.48%
As % of the Vendors category 10.14% 16.31% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 8
Average daily rate £255 £400 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.21% +37.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £363 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £443 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.63% +11.90%
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
148 141 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 55.64% 53.41% 55.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 58 66
Average daily rate £450 £400 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £173 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 21 11
Average hourly rate £12.50 £18.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.43% +12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.88 £16.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £39.00 £27.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 19 (67.86%) Windows Server
3 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
4 16 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (42.86%) Linux
5 12 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (39.29%) Data Centre
6 11 (39.29%) Firewall
7 10 (35.71%) LAN
7 10 (35.71%) WAN
8 9 (32.14%) MS Exchange
8 9 (32.14%) SQL
8 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
8 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (28.57%) F5
10 7 (25.00%) Change Management
11 6 (21.43%) WebSphere
11 6 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (17.86%) CentOS
12 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (17.86%) SAN
12 5 (17.86%) Finance
12 5 (17.86%) WebLogic
12 5 (17.86%) Unix
12 5 (17.86%) Cisco
12 5 (17.86%) IBM

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 9 (32.14%) MS Exchange
2 6 (21.43%) WebSphere
3 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (17.86%) WebLogic
4 4 (14.29%) JBoss
4 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
5 3 (10.71%) OpenStack
6 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (3.57%) Apache
7 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (3.57%) IIS
7 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
7 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.57%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) Office 365
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.57%) CloudBees
3 1 (3.57%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) Firewall
2 10 (35.71%) LAN
2 10 (35.71%) WAN
3 5 (17.86%) SAN
4 4 (14.29%) DNS
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (10.71%) DHCP
6 1 (3.57%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.57%) MPLS
6 1 (3.57%) NAS
6 1 (3.57%) VoIP
6 1 (3.57%) VPN
6 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) MySQL
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
1 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.14%) FishEye
3 1 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Electronics
2 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.71%) Marketing
2 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) VMware Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) Support Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) VMware Support Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Exchange Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (17.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Architect
6 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Systems Architect
7 3 (10.71%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 3 (10.71%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Exchange Support
7 3 (10.71%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Technical Support
7 3 (10.71%) Technical Support Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) IT Manager
8 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
8 2 (7.14%) Senior VMware Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (3.57%) ELK Stack
2 1 (3.57%) LAMP
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.29%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 19 (67.86%) Windows Server
3 12 (42.86%) Linux
3 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (17.86%) CentOS
5 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (17.86%) Unix
6 4 (14.29%) AIX
6 4 (14.29%) SUSE
7 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.57%) Debian
8 1 (3.57%) Fedora
8 1 (3.57%) Solaris
8 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000
8 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Change Management
2 6 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (10.71%) DevOps
4 3 (10.71%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (10.71%) Migration
4 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
5 2 (7.14%) Budget Control
5 2 (7.14%) ITIL
5 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (7.14%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.57%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.57%) Email Migration
6 1 (3.57%) Server Building
6 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) PHP
2 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) CCNP
1 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.57%) CCIE
2 1 (3.57%) CCNA
2 1 (3.57%) MCP
2 1 (3.57%) VCP5
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
2 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
2 16 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (10.71%) Docker
5 2 (7.14%) vSphere
5 2 (7.14%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.57%) KVM
6 1 (3.57%) NFS
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (3.57%) Postfix
6 1 (3.57%) qmail
6 1 (3.57%) Sendmail
6 1 (3.57%) Varnish
6 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) Ansible
2 2 (7.14%) Packer
2 2 (7.14%) SCOM
2 2 (7.14%) vRealize
3 1 (3.57%) Bacula
3 1 (3.57%) Cacti
3 1 (3.57%) cPanel
3 1 (3.57%) Grafana
3 1 (3.57%) Graphite
3 1 (3.57%) Kibana
3 1 (3.57%) logstash
3 1 (3.57%) Nagios
3 1 (3.57%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.57%) Plesk
3 1 (3.57%) Puppet
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (3.57%) Salt
3 1 (3.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) F5
3 5 (17.86%) Cisco
3 5 (17.86%) IBM
4 3 (10.71%) Citrix
4 3 (10.71%) SAP
5 2 (7.14%) EMC
6 1 (3.57%) Aruba
6 1 (3.57%) CommVault
6 1 (3.57%) Hitachi
6 1 (3.57%) NetApp
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle
6 1 (3.57%) Rackspace
6 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.57%) Sage
6 1 (3.57%) Symantec