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 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 30 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware 4 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.67% 8.10% 7.39%
As % of the Vendors category 8.00% 21.25% 21.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 8
Average daily rate £263 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £270 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £455 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.51% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.63% +11.90%
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
50 80 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 20.83% 38.10% 34.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 56 31
Average daily rate £306 £350 £341
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £268 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
Average hourly rate - £14.84 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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
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 April 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 23 (92.00%) Windows
2 22 (88.00%) Windows Server
3 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
6 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (44.00%) SAN
8 10 (40.00%) Cisco
9 9 (36.00%) vCloud
9 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (32.00%) PowerShell
10 8 (32.00%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (32.00%) EMC NetWorker
10 8 (32.00%) vSphere
10 8 (32.00%) Palo Alto
10 8 (32.00%) Firewall
10 8 (32.00%) EMC
11 7 (28.00%) Finance
12 6 (24.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (24.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (20.00%) SQL
14 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
14 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
15 3 (12.00%) NAS
15 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
15 3 (12.00%) vMotion
15 3 (12.00%) Citrix
15 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 3 (12.00%) DHCP

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) IaaS
2 1 (4.00%) PaaS
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) SAN
2 8 (32.00%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (32.00%) Firewall
3 3 (12.00%) DHCP
3 3 (12.00%) DNS
3 3 (12.00%) NAS
3 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.00%) VLAN
4 2 (8.00%) VoIP
5 1 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Administrator
3 5 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (16.00%) Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Support Technician
5 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Technician
5 3 (12.00%) Support Technician
6 2 (8.00%) PowerShell Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Active Directory Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Financial Services Project Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Services Project Manager
7 1 (4.00%) IT Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) VMWare Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.00%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (92.00%) Windows
2 22 (88.00%) Windows Server
3 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (8.00%) CRM
2 2 (8.00%) Document Management
2 2 (8.00%) High Availability
2 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (8.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.00%) Change Control
3 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.00%) Information Management
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (4.00%) ITSM
3 1 (4.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (4.00%) Migration
3 1 (4.00%) Project Management
3 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (12.00%) MCSE
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.00%) CCNA
3 2 (8.00%) CCNP
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.00%) MCP
4 1 (4.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (36.00%) vCloud
4 8 (32.00%) vSphere
5 2 (8.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (8.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (12.00%) vMotion
3 2 (8.00%) BMC Marimba
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (40.00%) Cisco
3 8 (32.00%) EMC
3 8 (32.00%) Palo Alto
4 3 (12.00%) Citrix
5 2 (8.00%) Acronis
5 2 (8.00%) Avaya
5 2 (8.00%) Dell
5 2 (8.00%) HP
5 2 (8.00%) MuleSoft