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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 25 30 19
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Contract jobs citing VMware 36 22 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.76% 5.41% 5.43%
As % of the Vendors category 16.67% 12.09% 11.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 12 11
Average daily rate
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£364 £205 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.43% -39.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £175 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £395 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £48.50 £29.75 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.02% +91.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+13.90% -20.52%
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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
216 182 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 46.55% 44.72% 47.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 123 66
Average daily rate £363 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £175 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 23
Average hourly rate £20.50 £47.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.84% +90.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 32 (65.31%) Windows
2 19 (38.78%) Active Directory
3 18 (36.73%) MS Exchange
4 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
4 17 (34.69%) Linux
5 16 (32.65%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 14 (28.57%) Cisco
7 12 (24.49%) HP
8 11 (22.45%) Citrix
9 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (20.41%) DNS
9 10 (20.41%) SAN
9 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (20.41%) SQL
9 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (16.33%) Red Hat
11 8 (16.33%) ITIL
11 8 (16.33%) Dell
11 8 (16.33%) DHCP
11 8 (16.33%) Exchange Server 2007
11 8 (16.33%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (16.33%) DevOps
12 7 (14.29%) Puppet
12 7 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
12 7 (14.29%) Oracle
12 7 (14.29%) IIS

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 18 (36.73%) MS Exchange
2 8 (16.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (16.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (14.29%) IIS
4 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
5 3 (6.12%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.04%) Zope
6 1 (2.04%) Plone
6 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Office
2 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) DNS
1 10 (20.41%) SAN
2 8 (16.33%) DHCP
3 6 (12.24%) Firewall
4 5 (10.20%) VLAN
5 4 (8.16%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (8.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (4.08%) LAN
6 2 (4.08%) WAN
7 1 (2.04%) LDAP
7 1 (2.04%) Intranet
7 1 (2.04%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (12.24%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (4.08%) EDRMS
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.04%) Maven
2 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.04%) Ant
General
1 3 (6.12%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Legal
3 1 (2.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (22.45%) Administrator
2 8 (16.33%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (10.20%) Analyst
3 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Implementation Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) IT Support
6 2 (4.08%) SAN Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) SharePoint Administrator
6 2 (4.08%) IT Operations Manager
6 2 (4.08%) NetApp Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.08%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Server Administrator
6 2 (4.08%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) CLARiiON
1 4 (8.16%) Clustering
2 3 (6.12%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (2.04%) Replication
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.04%) Life Science
3 1 (2.04%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (65.31%) Windows
2 17 (34.69%) Linux
3 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (10.20%) Debian
6 3 (6.12%) Fedora
6 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.08%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (16.33%) ITIL
2 8 (16.33%) DevOps
3 6 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (10.20%) Load Balancing
4 5 (10.20%) Configuration Management
4 5 (10.20%) Migration
5 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.16%) Change Management
6 3 (6.12%) Scrum
7 2 (4.08%) Regression Testing
7 2 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.08%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.08%) Workflow
7 2 (4.08%) Change Control
7 2 (4.08%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.04%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.04%) Build Automation
8 1 (2.04%) Database Security
8 1 (2.04%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.41%) SQL
2 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.12%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.04%) Python
4 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.20%) MCSE
2 5 (10.20%) CCNA
2 5 (10.20%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (8.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.04%) Degree
5 1 (2.04%) MCSA
5 1 (2.04%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (38.78%) Active Directory
2 16 (32.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.20%) vSphere
4 4 (8.16%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (8.16%) VMware ESX
5 3 (6.12%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.04%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.04%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) Puppet
2 6 (12.24%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (12.24%) SCCM
3 5 (10.20%) Ansible
4 1 (2.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
2 14 (28.57%) Cisco
3 12 (24.49%) HP
4 11 (22.45%) Citrix
5 8 (16.33%) Dell
5 8 (16.33%) Red Hat
6 7 (14.29%) Oracle
6 7 (14.29%) NetApp
7 6 (12.24%) EMC
8 5 (10.20%) 3PAR
9 4 (8.16%) F5
9 4 (8.16%) CheckPoint
9 4 (8.16%) IBM
10 3 (6.12%) Veeam
10 3 (6.12%) Dell Compellent
10 3 (6.12%) Splunk
11 2 (4.08%) Nintex
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