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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 20 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing VMware 27 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.30% 6.06% 5.06%
As % of the Vendors category 14.75% 11.58% 10.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 11 5
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£350 £240 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £180 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £400 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 £29.75 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.84% -4.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
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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
183 190 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 49.46% 52.34% 47.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 116 65
Average daily rate £350 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 20
Average hourly rate £20.50 £42.50 £24.95
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.76% +70.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £21.50 £15.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £47.50 £42.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 27 (79.41%) Windows
2 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
3 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
3 15 (44.12%) MS Exchange
4 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (32.35%) Cisco
5 11 (32.35%) HP
5 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
6 10 (29.41%) SQL
6 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (26.47%) Linux
7 9 (26.47%) DNS
7 9 (26.47%) SAN
8 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (23.53%) Citrix
9 7 (20.59%) IIS
9 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (20.59%) Red Hat
10 6 (17.65%) ITIL
10 6 (17.65%) Dell
10 6 (17.65%) DHCP
10 6 (17.65%) Office 365
10 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (14.71%) Oracle
11 5 (14.71%) EMC
11 5 (14.71%) NetApp

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 15 (44.12%) MS Exchange
2 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (20.59%) IIS
4 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
6 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.94%) Zope
7 1 (2.94%) Plone
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) DNS
1 9 (26.47%) SAN
2 6 (17.65%) DHCP
3 4 (11.76%) Firewall
4 3 (8.82%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (8.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (8.82%) VLAN
5 2 (5.88%) LAN
5 2 (5.88%) WAN
6 1 (2.94%) LDAP
6 1 (2.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.94%) EDRMS
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.94%) Ant
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.94%) Maven
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
1 2 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Administrator
2 7 (20.59%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Network Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Implementation Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) SharePoint Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) Server Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) SAN Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) Database Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) IT Support
7 1 (2.94%) Build Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) CLARiiON
2 2 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (2.94%) Open Source
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (79.41%) Windows
2 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (26.47%) Linux
5 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (11.76%) Debian
7 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (8.82%) Fedora
8 2 (5.88%) UNIX
8 2 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) ITIL
2 5 (14.71%) Migration
3 4 (11.76%) Load Balancing
3 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.82%) Scrum
4 3 (8.82%) Change Management
5 2 (5.88%) Regression Testing
5 2 (5.88%) Workflow
5 2 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (5.88%) Change Control
6 1 (2.94%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.94%) High Availability
6 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.94%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.94%) DevOps
6 1 (2.94%) Build Automation
6 1 (2.94%) Database Security
6 1 (2.94%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.94%) Python
4 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.76%) CCNA
2 4 (11.76%) MCSE
3 3 (8.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.94%) MCSA
4 1 (2.94%) MCDBA
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.76%) VMware ESX
4 3 (8.82%) vSphere
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.94%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) Puppet
2 1 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 11 (32.35%) Cisco
2 11 (32.35%) HP
3 8 (23.53%) Citrix
4 7 (20.59%) Red Hat
5 6 (17.65%) Dell
6 5 (14.71%) Oracle
6 5 (14.71%) EMC
6 5 (14.71%) NetApp
7 4 (11.76%) IBM
7 4 (11.76%) 3PAR
8 3 (8.82%) F5
8 3 (8.82%) CheckPoint
9 2 (5.88%) Nintex
9 2 (5.88%) Veeam
10 1 (2.94%) Splunk
10 1 (2.94%) McAfee
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