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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 31 32 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Contract jobs citing VMware 12 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.25% 2.31% 6.67%
As % of the Vendors category 7.55% 4.29% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 15
Average daily rate £278 £306 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.38% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £281 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £331 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £365 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.68% +14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £60.00 £46.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +12.50%
VMware
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
159 163 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 43.09% 53.80% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 95 73
Average daily rate £400 £450 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +21.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £305 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 14
Average hourly rate £60.00 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.17% +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

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 14 February 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 22 (70.97%) Linux
1 22 (70.97%) Windows
2 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (38.71%) Unix
4 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
4 9 (29.03%) Citrix
5 8 (25.81%) HP
5 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
5 8 (25.81%) SQL
5 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (22.58%) Puppet
6 7 (22.58%) Data Centre
6 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
6 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (22.58%) Cisco
7 6 (19.35%) Solaris
7 6 (19.35%) Bash Shell
8 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
8 5 (16.13%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (16.13%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (16.13%) DevOps
8 5 (16.13%) ITIL
8 5 (16.13%) Scrum
9 4 (12.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (12.90%) Ubuntu
9 4 (12.90%) SLA
9 4 (12.90%) NetApp
9 4 (12.90%) Red Hat

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Project
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.68%) IaaS
2 3 (9.68%) PaaS
2 3 (9.68%) SaaS
3 2 (6.45%) Office 365
4 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) WAN
2 2 (6.45%) DNS
2 2 (6.45%) NAS
2 2 (6.45%) Network Security
2 2 (6.45%) SAN
3 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.23%) Firewall
3 1 (3.23%) Internet
3 1 (3.23%) LAN
3 1 (3.23%) MPLS
3 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) VoIP
3 1 (3.23%) VPLS
3 1 (3.23%) VPN
3 1 (3.23%) WAAS
3 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Exadata
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (6.45%) Artifactory
2 2 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (6.45%) ClearCase
2 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.45%) TestDirector
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (16.13%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (16.13%) IT Manager
2 4 (12.90%) Administrator
2 4 (12.90%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (12.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (12.90%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (12.90%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Active Directory Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Architect
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Implementation Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (9.68%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (9.68%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (9.68%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) 802.1X
1 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.90%) Private Cloud
3 3 (9.68%) CCTV
4 2 (6.45%) iPad
4 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.45%) Smartcard
5 1 (3.23%) Cryptography
5 1 (3.23%) Device Driver
5 1 (3.23%) PKI
5 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.23%) Verilog
5 1 (3.23%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 22 (70.97%) Linux
1 22 (70.97%) Windows
2 12 (38.71%) Unix
3 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
5 6 (19.35%) Solaris
6 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
7 4 (12.90%) CentOS
7 4 (12.90%) Ubuntu
8 2 (6.45%) AIX
8 2 (6.45%) HPUX
8 2 (6.45%) Mac OS X
9 1 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (16.13%) DevOps
2 5 (16.13%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) Scrum
3 3 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (9.68%) Data Migration
3 3 (9.68%) Functional Testing
3 3 (9.68%) Migration
3 3 (9.68%) Regression Testing
3 3 (9.68%) Service Management
3 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (6.45%) Business Continuity
4 2 (6.45%) Information Security
4 2 (6.45%) Integration Testing
4 2 (6.45%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.45%) System Testing
4 2 (6.45%) Test Management
5 1 (3.23%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) Bash Shell
3 4 (12.90%) Perl
4 2 (6.45%) Python
4 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (12.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (9.68%) Degree
3 3 (9.68%) ISEB
3 3 (9.68%) ISTQB
3 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (9.68%) MCSA
3 3 (9.68%) MCSE
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.68%) VCP5
3 3 (9.68%) VCP6
4 1 (3.23%) CCIE
4 1 (3.23%) CCNA
4 1 (3.23%) CCNP
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
2 2 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.23%) COBIT
3 1 (3.23%) HIPAA
3 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.23%) JTAG
3 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.45%) vSphere
4 1 (3.23%) KVM
4 1 (3.23%) Xen
4 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) Puppet
2 5 (16.13%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.45%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Citrix
2 8 (25.81%) HP
2 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
3 7 (22.58%) Cisco
4 4 (12.90%) Dell
4 4 (12.90%) NetApp
4 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
5 3 (9.68%) BMC
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle
5 3 (9.68%) Remedy
5 3 (9.68%) ServiceNow
5 3 (9.68%) WorldPay
6 2 (6.45%) Perforce
7 1 (3.23%) Aruba
7 1 (3.23%) Avaya
7 1 (3.23%) F5
7 1 (3.23%) Juniper
7 1 (3.23%) Nortel
7 1 (3.23%) SAP
7 1 (3.23%) Splunk
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