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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 10 32 28
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -4
Contract jobs citing VMware 21 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 13.64% 4.28% 3.02%
As % of the Vendors category 47.73% 12.22% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 3
Average daily rate £325 £413 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +11.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £356 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £439 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £360 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £26.60 - £13.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.88% +12.50%
VMware
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
44 90 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 28.57% 35.02% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 58 27
Average daily rate £325 £400 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £175 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 4
Average hourly rate £26.60 £31.15 £14.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.60% +121.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 31 (88.57%) Windows
2 30 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 25 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (62.86%) Active Directory
5 20 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (45.71%) SAN
6 16 (45.71%) Finance
7 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (40.00%) Cisco
8 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
8 12 (34.29%) EMC
8 12 (34.29%) EMC NetWorker
9 11 (31.43%) PowerShell
9 11 (31.43%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (31.43%) Palo Alto
9 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
9 11 (31.43%) Firewall
9 11 (31.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (28.57%) vSphere
11 9 (25.71%) vCloud
11 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (22.86%) IIS
12 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
13 6 (17.14%) High Availability
13 6 (17.14%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (17.14%) Citrix
13 6 (17.14%) DHCP
13 6 (17.14%) DNS
14 5 (14.29%) SQL
14 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (22.86%) IIS
1 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
2 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) IaaS
2 1 (2.86%) PaaS
2 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (45.71%) SAN
2 11 (31.43%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (31.43%) Firewall
3 6 (17.14%) DHCP
3 6 (17.14%) DNS
4 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.57%) NAS
5 3 (8.57%) VLAN
5 3 (8.57%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (5.71%) VoIP
7 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (45.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Developer
1 7 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Technician
1 7 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technician
1 7 (20.00%) Support Technician
2 4 (11.43%) Administrator
2 4 (11.43%) Analyst
2 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (11.43%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Financial Services Project Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Services Project Manager
4 2 (5.71%) IT Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) PowerShell Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Clustering
2 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 31 (88.57%) Windows
2 30 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 25 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) High Availability
1 6 (17.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (11.43%) Change Control
4 3 (8.57%) Business Continuity
4 3 (8.57%) Project Management
5 2 (5.71%) CRM
5 2 (5.71%) Document Management
5 2 (5.71%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (5.71%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.86%) ITIL
6 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.86%) Migration
6 1 (2.86%) Server Building
6 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.86%) Use Case
6 1 (2.86%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) PowerShell
2 5 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (8.57%) CCNA
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.71%) CCNP
3 2 (5.71%) MCSE
4 1 (2.86%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.86%) MCP
4 1 (2.86%) MCTS
System Software
1 22 (62.86%) Active Directory
2 20 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (28.57%) vSphere
4 9 (25.71%) vCloud
5 2 (5.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (5.71%) Terminal Server
5 2 (5.71%) XenApp
6 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (34.29%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (8.57%) NetCrunch
2 3 (8.57%) vMotion
3 2 (5.71%) BMC Marimba
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Cisco
2 12 (34.29%) EMC
2 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
3 11 (31.43%) Palo Alto
4 6 (17.14%) Citrix
5 4 (11.43%) HP
6 3 (8.57%) Dell
6 3 (8.57%) LANDesk
6 3 (8.57%) Splunk
7 2 (5.71%) Acronis
7 2 (5.71%) Avaya
7 2 (5.71%) MuleSoft