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 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 19 22 40
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +18
Contract jobs citing VMware 17 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 6.56% 3.53% 1.11%
As % of the Vendors category 27.42% 12.50% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £255 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% -29.65%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.82 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +12.50%
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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
62 48 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 23.94% 28.24% 32.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 35 39
Average daily rate £375 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 1 3
Average hourly rate £19.91 £17.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.11% -19.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -5.10%

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 23 October 2014.

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 23 October 2014, 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 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Cisco
3 12 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
5 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (41.67%) SAN
5 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (29.17%) EMC
6 7 (29.17%) Citrix
6 7 (29.17%) ITIL
6 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (29.17%) VCDX
6 7 (29.17%) Windows 7
7 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (25.00%) DHCP
7 6 (25.00%) DNS
8 5 (20.83%) NetApp
8 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (16.67%) IIS
9 4 (16.67%) SQL
9 4 (16.67%) MCSE
9 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
9 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
9 4 (16.67%) COM+
9 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (12.50%) XenApp
10 3 (12.50%) XenDesktop
10 3 (12.50%) Document Management

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 (16.67%) IIS
1 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) SAS
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) SAN
2 6 (25.00%) DHCP
2 6 (25.00%) DNS
3 3 (12.50%) NetScaler
3 3 (12.50%) Firewall
4 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.33%) VoIP
4 2 (8.33%) WAN
4 2 (8.33%) Extranet
4 2 (8.33%) NAS
4 2 (8.33%) iSCSI
4 2 (8.33%) VLAN
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Support Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.33%) SQL DBA
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) DBA
5 2 (8.33%) Architect
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Design Authority
5 2 (8.33%) VMware Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Principal Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) COM+
2 1 (4.17%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (29.17%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) Document Management
3 2 (8.33%) CRM
3 2 (8.33%) Validation
3 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (4.17%) Release Management
4 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.17%) Database Security
4 1 (4.17%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) VBScript
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (29.17%) VCDX
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (16.67%) MCSE
5 3 (12.50%) CCA
5 3 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (12.50%) CCNA
6 2 (8.33%) MCSA
7 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
7 1 (4.17%) MCTS
7 1 (4.17%) MCP
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.50%) XenApp
3 3 (12.50%) XenDesktop
4 2 (8.33%) vCloud
5 1 (4.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Nagios
1 2 (8.33%) NetCrunch
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Cisco
2 7 (29.17%) EMC
2 7 (29.17%) Citrix
3 5 (20.83%) NetApp
4 3 (12.50%) HP
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.33%) Avaya
5 2 (8.33%) Juniper
5 2 (8.33%) Google
5 2 (8.33%) Splunk
5 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds