The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 26 27 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware 12 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 5.61% 1.61% 4.56%
As % of the Vendors category 13.19% 3.49% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £395 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +1.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £10.00
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 Bradford region.

Vendors Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
91 86 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 42.52% 46.24% 59.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 45 73
Average daily rate £350 £380 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +31.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £463 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 7
Average hourly rate £12.50 £8.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% -14.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.70 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.84 £175.00 £18.00
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 Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Bradford region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Bradford region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 15 (48.39%) Windows
3 14 (45.16%) Finance
3 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
5 10 (32.26%) HP
5 10 (32.26%) Cisco
5 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
6 9 (29.03%) ITIL
7 8 (25.81%) Banking
7 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (19.35%) IIS
9 6 (19.35%) Project Management
10 5 (16.13%) DMZ
10 5 (16.13%) PRINCE
10 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2
10 5 (16.13%) Oracle
10 5 (16.13%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (16.13%) vSphere
11 4 (12.90%) Supplier Management
11 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (9.68%) Citrix
12 3 (9.68%) Oracle EBS
12 3 (9.68%) Exstream
12 3 (9.68%) TeamSite

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 6 (19.35%) IIS
2 3 (9.68%) TeamSite
2 3 (9.68%) Tuxedo
2 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (9.68%) Exstream
1 3 (9.68%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) DMZ
1 5 (16.13%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (9.68%) DNS
2 3 (9.68%) DHCP
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (6.45%) HTTP
3 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.45%) HTTPS
4 1 (3.23%) Wireless
4 1 (3.23%) BIG-IP
4 1 (3.23%) SAN
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.23%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) RDBMS
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 8 (25.81%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Project Manager
2 5 (16.13%) Architect
2 5 (16.13%) Server Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Administrator
4 3 (9.68%) Network Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Applications Architect
5 2 (6.45%) VMWare Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Wintel Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Environment Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Build Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Clustering
1 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (9.68%) UNIX
4 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) Project Management
3 5 (16.13%) PRINCE
3 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2
4 4 (12.90%) Supplier Management
5 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (9.68%) High Availability
6 2 (6.45%) Software Deployment
6 2 (6.45%) Matrix Management
6 2 (6.45%) Migration
7 1 (3.23%) Data Architecture
7 1 (3.23%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
3 5 (16.13%) vSphere
4 3 (9.68%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.23%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 10 (32.26%) HP
2 10 (32.26%) Cisco
3 5 (16.13%) Oracle
4 3 (9.68%) Citrix
4 3 (9.68%) TIBCO
4 3 (9.68%) SonicWALL
4 3 (9.68%) Infor
5 1 (3.23%) Dell
5 1 (3.23%) F5