The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 20 17 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Contract jobs citing VMware 15 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 6.85% 5.45% 1.27%
As % of the Vendors category 17.44% 16.36% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £345 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -9.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £249 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £345 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £18.75 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -19.35%
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East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Vendors Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
86 55 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 39.27% 33.33% 17.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 22 18
Average daily rate £350 £300 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -17.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £149 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 1
Average hourly rate £22.00 £14.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -39.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 18 (69.23%) SAN
3 16 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
5 10 (38.46%) iSCSI
6 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
6 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
7 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
7 7 (26.92%) Migration
8 6 (23.08%) Citrix
8 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (19.23%) Veeam
9 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
9 5 (19.23%) EqualLogic
9 5 (19.23%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (19.23%) Cisco
9 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
9 5 (19.23%) DNS
9 5 (19.23%) Finance
9 5 (19.23%) Firewall
9 5 (19.23%) Dell
9 5 (19.23%) EMC
10 4 (15.38%) HP
10 4 (15.38%) CommVault
10 4 (15.38%) IIS
10 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
10 4 (15.38%) SQL
10 4 (15.38%) DHCP

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 4 (15.38%) IIS
2 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (11.54%) SAS
4 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 18 (69.23%) SAN
2 10 (38.46%) iSCSI
3 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
3 5 (19.23%) DNS
3 5 (19.23%) Firewall
4 4 (15.38%) DHCP
4 4 (15.38%) NAS
5 3 (11.54%) VoIP
6 2 (7.69%) Extranet
6 2 (7.69%) VPN
6 2 (7.69%) VLAN
7 1 (3.85%) Network Security
7 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (3.85%) NetScaler
7 1 (3.85%) LAN
7 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Server Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Server Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Storage Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) IT Support
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior IT Support
6 1 (3.85%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 5 (19.23%) EqualLogic
3 3 (11.54%) Replication
4 2 (7.69%) Clustering
5 1 (3.85%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (7.69%) UNIX
6 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.85%) Solaris
7 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Migration
2 3 (11.54%) Validation
3 2 (7.69%) Change Management
3 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (7.69%) CRM
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL
3 2 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (7.69%) Coaching
3 2 (7.69%) Document Management
3 2 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (3.85%) ISMS
4 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.85%) Security Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (3.85%) SIEM
4 1 (3.85%) Change Control
4 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) MCSE
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (11.54%) CCNA
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.85%) Solvency II
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
3 5 (19.23%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (11.54%) vSphere
4 3 (11.54%) vCloud
5 2 (7.69%) XenApp
6 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.85%) VMware Server
6 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) SCCM
1 3 (11.54%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (11.54%) vMotion
2 2 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Citrix
3 5 (19.23%) Veeam
3 5 (19.23%) Cisco
3 5 (19.23%) Dell
3 5 (19.23%) EMC
4 4 (15.38%) HP
4 4 (15.38%) CommVault
5 2 (7.69%) Avaya
5 2 (7.69%) Juniper
5 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.85%) NetApp
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat