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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 34 24 32
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs citing VMware 11 40 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.07% 7.95% 4.34%
As % of the Vendors category 8.03% 17.62% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 37 9
Median daily rate £433 £363 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.31% +107.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £261 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £246
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £336 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.08% +6.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £48.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +304.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.69%
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
137 227 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.27% 45.13% 42.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 155 121
Median daily rate £355 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 16 18
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% -19.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 July 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for VMware.

1 38 (84.44%) Windows
2 20 (44.44%) Linux
2 20 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (35.56%) Active Directory
5 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (22.22%) Windows Server
7 9 (20.00%) SAN
8 8 (17.78%) ITIL
8 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (15.56%) IaaS
9 7 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (15.56%) Windows 7
9 7 (15.56%) Hyper-V
9 7 (15.56%) SCCM
9 7 (15.56%) SaaS
9 7 (15.56%) PaaS
9 7 (15.56%) HP
9 7 (15.56%) Citrix
9 7 (15.56%) Unix
9 7 (15.56%) Information Security
10 6 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (13.33%) Cisco
10 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (11.11%) Data Centre
11 5 (11.11%) DevOps
11 5 (11.11%) PowerShell
11 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
11 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (11.11%) SQL

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.67%) WordPress
2 2 (4.44%) Apache
2 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) CMS
3 1 (2.22%) Drupal
3 1 (2.22%) IIS
3 1 (2.22%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (4.44%) BASE24
3 1 (2.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (15.56%) IaaS
2 7 (15.56%) PaaS
2 7 (15.56%) SaaS
3 2 (4.44%) Office 365
4 1 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) SAN
2 3 (6.67%) iSCSI
2 3 (6.67%) VLAN
3 2 (4.44%) DHCP
3 2 (4.44%) DNS
3 2 (4.44%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (4.44%) WAN
4 1 (2.22%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.22%) LAN
4 1 (2.22%) LDAP
4 1 (2.22%) NAS
4 1 (2.22%) Network Security
4 1 (2.22%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.22%) VPN
4 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.22%) MySQL
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) ClearCase
1 2 (4.44%) TestDirector
2 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.22%) Advertising
3 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Architect
2 8 (17.78%) Cloud Architect
3 7 (15.56%) Security Architect
3 7 (15.56%) Security Solutions Architect
3 7 (15.56%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (13.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 6 (13.33%) Information Architect
4 6 (13.33%) Information Security Architect
5 5 (11.11%) IT Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) IT Support
6 4 (8.89%) Server Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Administrator
7 3 (6.67%) Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (2.22%) .NET
2 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.22%) CSS
2 1 (2.22%) CSS3
2 1 (2.22%) HTML5
2 1 (2.22%) jQuery
2 1 (2.22%) Middleware
2 1 (2.22%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.67%) CCTV
2 3 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (4.44%) Clustering
3 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.44%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.44%) Hedge funds
3 2 (4.44%) iPad
3 2 (4.44%) Smartcard
4 1 (2.22%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.22%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.22%) Replication
4 1 (2.22%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (84.44%) Windows
2 20 (44.44%) Linux
3 10 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (15.56%) Unix
5 7 (15.56%) Windows 7
6 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.44%) AIX
7 2 (4.44%) Data ONTAP
7 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.22%) HPUX
8 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) ITIL
2 7 (15.56%) Information Security
3 5 (11.11%) DevOps
3 5 (11.11%) Migration
4 3 (6.67%) Data Migration
4 3 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (6.67%) Service Management
4 3 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.44%) Asset Management
5 2 (4.44%) Integration Testing
5 2 (4.44%) ITIL V3
5 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.44%) System Testing
5 2 (4.44%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.22%) Functional Testing
6 1 (2.22%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.22%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.22%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 5 (11.11%) SQL
2 4 (8.89%) PHP
3 3 (6.67%) C++
3 3 (6.67%) Java
3 3 (6.67%) Python
4 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.44%) Ruby
4 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.22%) C
5 1 (2.22%) C#
5 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) ISEB
3 3 (6.67%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.44%) CCNA
4 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.44%) Degree
4 2 (4.44%) MCSA
4 2 (4.44%) MCSE
4 2 (4.44%) VCP5
4 2 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.22%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.89%) SLA
3 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (35.56%) Active Directory
3 7 (15.56%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.89%) VMware ESX
5 3 (6.67%) VMware Server
6 2 (4.44%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) SCCM
2 4 (8.89%) SCOM
2 4 (8.89%) SCVMM
3 3 (6.67%) Puppet
4 2 (4.44%) Ansible
4 2 (4.44%) Cobbler
4 2 (4.44%) Control-M
4 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) Citrix
2 7 (15.56%) HP
3 6 (13.33%) Cisco
4 4 (8.89%) Dell
4 4 (8.89%) NetApp
4 4 (8.89%) Oracle
5 3 (6.67%) BMC
5 3 (6.67%) Remedy
6 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.44%) Veeam
7 1 (2.22%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.22%) Becrypt
7 1 (2.22%) ESRI
7 1 (2.22%) Sitecore
7 1 (2.22%) Sophos
7 1 (2.22%) WorldPay