The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 24 24 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Contract jobs citing VMware 13 16 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.01% 4.95% 8.98%
As % of the Vendors category 7.07% 12.12% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 3
Average daily rate
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£300 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £295 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £370 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.87%
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Cambridgeshire

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

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
184 132 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 56.79% 40.87% 50.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 85 69
Average daily rate £388 £370 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £500 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 28
Average hourly rate £20.50 £40.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.75% +110.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £19.60 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.15 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 (88.46%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Linux
2 10 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (30.77%) HP
5 7 (26.92%) MS Office
5 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 6 (23.08%) Citrix
6 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (19.23%) Mac OS X
7 5 (19.23%) Cisco
7 5 (19.23%) Degree
7 5 (19.23%) CentOS
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (15.38%) DNS
8 4 (15.38%) SQL
8 4 (15.38%) SAN
8 4 (15.38%) NetApp
8 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (15.38%) Office 365
9 3 (11.54%) Finance
9 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (11.54%) UNIX
9 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
9 3 (11.54%) Dell
9 3 (11.54%) Firewall

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 10 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (7.69%) IIS
4 2 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.85%) Zope
5 1 (3.85%) Plone
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Office
2 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) DNS
1 4 (15.38%) SAN
2 3 (11.54%) Firewall
3 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (7.69%) ISDN
3 2 (7.69%) PBX
3 2 (7.69%) VoIP
4 1 (3.85%) Intranet
4 1 (3.85%) DHCP
4 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Desktop Support
3 6 (23.08%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Desktop Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Support Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Network Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) IT Support
5 3 (11.54%) Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Desktop Support
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Support Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Clustering
1 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Replication
2 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.85%) PKI
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Linux
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (19.23%) Mac OS X
6 5 (19.23%) CentOS
7 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (11.54%) UNIX
8 2 (7.69%) Android
8 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
8 2 (7.69%) Windows Phone
9 1 (3.85%) Debian
9 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
9 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (3.85%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
1 2 (7.69%) Migration
1 2 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (7.69%) Change Control
2 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (3.85%) Scrum
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL
2 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
2 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (3.85%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (3.85%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.85%) Python
2 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.69%) MCP
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.85%) MCSE
4 1 (3.85%) CCNA
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
1 2 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.85%) Nagios
2 1 (3.85%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) HP
3 6 (23.08%) Citrix
4 5 (19.23%) Cisco
5 4 (15.38%) NetApp
6 3 (11.54%) Dell
7 2 (7.69%) EMC
7 2 (7.69%) Avaya
7 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
7 2 (7.69%) Apple
7 2 (7.69%) McAfee
8 1 (3.85%) Clearswift
8 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.85%) IBM
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