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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 7 27 27
Rank change year-on-year
+20 0
Contract jobs citing VMware 44 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 16.30% 5.76% 3.26%
As % of the Vendors category 45.83% 28.57% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 8 3
Average daily rate
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£330 £319 £251
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +27.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £214 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £375 £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £21.15 £19.91 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.20% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £22.25 £23.36
% change year-on-year
-3.37% -4.73%
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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
96 56 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 35.56% 20.14% 23.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 24 28
Average daily rate £338 £269 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.58% -28.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £223 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £383 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 18 0
Average hourly rate £18.68 £19.91 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 47 (78.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (76.67%) Windows
3 43 (71.67%) SAN
4 42 (70.00%) Active Directory
5 31 (51.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (41.67%) MS Exchange
7 22 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 21 (35.00%) SQL Server
9 20 (33.33%) IIS
9 20 (33.33%) SharePoint
10 17 (28.33%) Finance
10 17 (28.33%) LAN
10 17 (28.33%) Cisco
11 16 (26.67%) Microsoft
11 16 (26.67%) DNS
11 16 (26.67%) DHCP
11 16 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
12 15 (25.00%) VLAN
13 14 (23.33%) Migration
13 14 (23.33%) Fibre Channel
13 14 (23.33%) Service Delivery
13 14 (23.33%) WLAN
13 14 (23.33%) IaaS
14 13 (21.67%) vCloud
14 13 (21.67%) vMotion
14 13 (21.67%) TCP/IP
14 13 (21.67%) SQL
14 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Azure
14 13 (21.67%) SaaS
14 13 (21.67%) PaaS

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 25 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 22 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (33.33%) IIS
3 20 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 16 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.67%) Lync
5 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 14 (23.33%) IaaS
2 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (21.67%) SaaS
2 13 (21.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (71.67%) SAN
2 17 (28.33%) LAN
3 16 (26.67%) DHCP
3 16 (26.67%) DNS
4 15 (25.00%) VLAN
5 14 (23.33%) WLAN
5 14 (23.33%) Fibre Channel
6 13 (21.67%) TCP/IP
6 13 (21.67%) NAS
7 8 (13.33%) Firewall
8 7 (11.67%) iSCSI
9 4 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (6.67%) VPN
10 3 (5.00%) WAN
11 2 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (1.67%) Network Security
12 1 (1.67%) VoIP
12 1 (1.67%) MPLS
12 1 (1.67%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (28.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (30.00%) Analyst
2 16 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 8 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (11.67%) Server Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Senior Storage Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Senior Server Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Administrator
9 3 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (5.00%) Support Technician
9 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Technician
10 2 (3.33%) Network Specialist
10 2 (3.33%) Test Manager
10 2 (3.33%) Service Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) Service Desk Analyst
11 1 (1.67%) Network Administrator
11 1 (1.67%) IT Support Engineer
11 1 (1.67%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) COM+
2 1 (1.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.00%) Visualisation
3 5 (8.33%) EqualLogic
4 3 (5.00%) Replication
5 2 (3.33%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.67%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.67%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.67%) PKI
6 1 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 46 (76.67%) Windows
2 31 (51.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (21.67%) Windows 7
4 10 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.00%) UNIX
7 2 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) Migration
1 14 (23.33%) Service Delivery
2 8 (13.33%) Change Control
3 4 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (5.00%) ITIL
5 2 (3.33%) Business Continuity
5 2 (3.33%) Information Security
5 2 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (3.33%) Change Management
5 2 (3.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.33%) Patch Management
6 1 (1.67%) Server Building
6 1 (1.67%) ISMS
6 1 (1.67%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (1.67%) SIEM
6 1 (1.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.67%) Capacity Management
6 1 (1.67%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (1.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.67%) SQL
2 5 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.33%) MCP
3 2 (3.33%) MCSE
4 1 (1.67%) MCSA
4 1 (1.67%) CCNA
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.67%) MCTS
4 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) SLA
1 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.67%) Solvency II
System Software
1 47 (78.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 13 (21.67%) vCloud
4 5 (8.33%) XenApp
4 5 (8.33%) vSphere
4 5 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (21.67%) vMotion
2 8 (13.33%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (6.67%) SCCM
4 2 (3.33%) NetCrunch
5 1 (1.67%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (28.33%) Cisco
2 16 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (18.33%) EMC
4 10 (16.67%) HP
5 7 (11.67%) Citrix
5 7 (11.67%) Veeam
6 6 (10.00%) Dell
7 5 (8.33%) CommVault
8 2 (3.33%) Splunk
8 2 (3.33%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.33%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.67%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.67%) NetApp
9 1 (1.67%) Juniper
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