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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 14 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware 33 21 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 8.44% 5.74% 4.62%
As % of the Vendors category 22.00% 11.41% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 10
Median daily rate £425 £338 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% +10.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £202 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £416 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Median hourly rate £47.50 £30.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -36.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £23.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.63% +11.90%
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
150 184 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.36% 50.27% 47.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 120 102
Median daily rate £340 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £538 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 13
Median hourly rate £18.00 £20.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% -51.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.80 £20.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £38.05 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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 1 May 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 1 May 2016.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 34 (80.95%) Windows
2 21 (50.00%) Linux
3 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
3 17 (40.48%) Active Directory
3 17 (40.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (23.81%) Cisco
6 9 (21.43%) Data Centre
6 9 (21.43%) Windows Server
7 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (19.05%) SaaS
7 8 (19.05%) Migration
7 8 (19.05%) Unix
7 8 (19.05%) Dell
7 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (19.05%) SAN
7 8 (19.05%) NetApp
7 8 (19.05%) ITIL
8 7 (16.67%) HP
8 7 (16.67%) Information Security
8 7 (16.67%) PaaS
8 7 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (16.67%) IaaS
9 6 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (14.29%) SCCM
9 6 (14.29%) Data Migration
9 6 (14.29%) WAN
9 6 (14.29%) Citrix
10 5 (11.90%) 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 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 3 (7.14%) WordPress
2 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) CMS
3 1 (2.38%) Drupal
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.38%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS Project
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (4.76%) BASE24
3 1 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (19.05%) SaaS
3 7 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (16.67%) IaaS
3 7 (16.67%) PaaS
4 1 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) SAN
2 6 (14.29%) WAN
3 3 (7.14%) DNS
3 3 (7.14%) VLAN
4 2 (4.76%) DHCP
4 2 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (4.76%) iSCSI
4 2 (4.76%) LAN
4 2 (4.76%) Network Security
4 2 (4.76%) Wireless
5 1 (2.38%) Firewall
5 1 (2.38%) Internet
5 1 (2.38%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.38%) MPLS
5 1 (2.38%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.38%) VoIP
5 1 (2.38%) VPLS
5 1 (2.38%) VPN
5 1 (2.38%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) MySQL
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) ClearCase
1 2 (4.76%) TestDirector
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Architect
2 8 (19.05%) Cloud Architect
3 7 (16.67%) Security Architect
3 7 (16.67%) Security Solutions Architect
3 7 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (14.29%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 6 (14.29%) Information Architect
4 6 (14.29%) Information Security Architect
4 6 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) IT Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Implementation Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Active Directory Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Administrator
7 3 (7.14%) Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) IT Support
7 3 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.38%) CSS
2 1 (2.38%) CSS3
2 1 (2.38%) HTML5
2 1 (2.38%) jQuery
2 1 (2.38%) Middleware
2 1 (2.38%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.14%) CCTV
2 3 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (4.76%) Clustering
3 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) Hedge funds
3 2 (4.76%) iPad
3 2 (4.76%) Smartcard
4 1 (2.38%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.38%) PKI
4 1 (2.38%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.38%) Replication
4 1 (2.38%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 34 (80.95%) Windows
2 21 (50.00%) Linux
3 9 (21.43%) Windows Server
4 8 (19.05%) Unix
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (11.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (11.90%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.76%) AIX
7 2 (4.76%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (2.38%) CentOS
8 1 (2.38%) HPUX
8 1 (2.38%) Solaris
8 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) ITIL
1 8 (19.05%) Migration
2 7 (16.67%) Information Security
3 6 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.52%) DevOps
4 4 (9.52%) Functional Testing
5 3 (7.14%) Service Management
6 2 (4.76%) Asset Management
6 2 (4.76%) Integration Testing
6 2 (4.76%) ITIL V3
6 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.76%) Regression Testing
6 2 (4.76%) Scrum
6 2 (4.76%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (4.76%) System Testing
6 2 (4.76%) TOGAF
6 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.38%) Network Management
7 1 (2.38%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
1 5 (11.90%) SQL
2 3 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 3 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (2.38%) C
3 1 (2.38%) C#
3 1 (2.38%) C++
3 1 (2.38%) Java
3 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.38%) Perl
3 1 (2.38%) Python
3 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.90%) MCSA
2 5 (11.90%) MCSE
2 5 (11.90%) VCP5
2 5 (11.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (9.52%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.52%) VCP6
4 3 (7.14%) CCNA
4 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.14%) ISEB
4 3 (7.14%) ISTQB
5 2 (4.76%) Degree
6 1 (2.38%) CCIE
6 1 (2.38%) CCNP
6 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (9.52%) SLA
3 2 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.38%) COBIT
4 1 (2.38%) HIPAA
4 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (40.48%) Active Directory
1 17 (40.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.90%) Hyper-V
3 4 (9.52%) VMware ESX
4 3 (7.14%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) SCCM
2 4 (9.52%) SCOM
2 4 (9.52%) SCVMM
3 2 (4.76%) Ansible
3 2 (4.76%) Cobbler
3 2 (4.76%) Control-M
3 2 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.76%) Puppet
4 1 (2.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
2 10 (23.81%) Cisco
3 8 (19.05%) Dell
3 8 (19.05%) NetApp
4 7 (16.67%) HP
5 6 (14.29%) Citrix
6 3 (7.14%) BMC
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle
6 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
6 3 (7.14%) Remedy
7 2 (4.76%) ServiceNow
7 2 (4.76%) Veeam
8 1 (2.38%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.38%) Aruba
8 1 (2.38%) F5
8 1 (2.38%) Nortel
8 1 (2.38%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.38%) Sitecore
8 1 (2.38%) Splunk
8 1 (2.38%) WorldPay