The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 44 39 37
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware 27 23 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.17% 3.05% 4.23%
As % of the Vendors category 6.82% 6.95% 9.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 12
Average daily rate
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£175 £293 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.17% -8.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £191 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £375 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Average hourly rate £41.25 £15.50 £35.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+166.12% -56.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.25 £10.60 £17.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £18.65 £37.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £23.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-15.53% +10.46%
VMware
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
396 331 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 46.48% 43.84% 42.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 135 132
Average daily rate £350 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £211 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 30 44
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.25 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% +12.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £10.85 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.20 £36.50 £37.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Cambridgeshire region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Cambridgeshire region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

VMware
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -13 16 £175 -38.59% 10
Peterborough +15 8 £213 - 3
Huntingdon - 2 - - 3
Ely - - - -
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 29 (46.77%) Active Directory
2 28 (45.16%) Citrix
3 27 (43.55%) Windows
4 24 (38.71%) Microsoft
5 23 (37.10%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (35.48%) MS Exchange
7 19 (30.65%) Exchange Server 2010
8 17 (27.42%) ITIL
8 17 (27.42%) SCCM
9 14 (22.58%) Cisco
9 14 (22.58%) vSphere
10 13 (20.97%) Linux
10 13 (20.97%) DNS
10 13 (20.97%) Finance
11 12 (19.35%) HP
11 12 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2003
11 12 (19.35%) Windows 7
12 11 (17.74%) DHCP
12 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (16.13%) SQL
13 10 (16.13%) SAN
13 10 (16.13%) Remedy
13 10 (16.13%) Migration
13 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (14.52%) Oracle
14 9 (14.52%) MCSE
14 9 (14.52%) EMC
14 9 (14.52%) SCOM
14 9 (14.52%) XenApp
15 8 (12.90%) Firewall

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 22 (35.48%) MS Exchange
2 19 (30.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (8.06%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (8.06%) SharePoint
4 5 (8.06%) JOnAS
5 4 (6.45%) Apache
6 2 (3.23%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.61%) SAS
7 1 (1.61%) Lync
7 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.97%) DNS
2 11 (17.74%) DHCP
3 10 (16.13%) SAN
4 8 (12.90%) Firewall
5 6 (9.68%) LAN
5 6 (9.68%) WAN
6 5 (8.06%) VLAN
7 3 (4.84%) Network Security
7 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
8 2 (3.23%) Internet
9 1 (1.61%) X.500
9 1 (1.61%) SMS
9 1 (1.61%) VoIP
9 1 (1.61%) LDAP
9 1 (1.61%) ADSL
9 1 (1.61%) Broadband
9 1 (1.61%) Wireless
9 1 (1.61%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.61%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) Oracle Exadata
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.61%) MSI
3 1 (1.61%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.61%) AdminStudio
General
1 13 (20.97%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Advertising
3 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (22.58%) Analyst
2 11 (17.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (14.52%) Administrator
4 8 (12.90%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (12.90%) Support Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) Service Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (9.68%) Server Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Project Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Consultant
8 4 (6.45%) IT Support
9 3 (4.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Oracle Consultant
9 3 (4.84%) Linux Consultant
9 3 (4.84%) Support Analyst
10 2 (3.23%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.23%) Architect
10 2 (3.23%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.45%) Clustering
2 4 (6.45%) CCTV
3 3 (4.84%) PKI
4 2 (3.23%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.23%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.61%) Replication
5 1 (1.61%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 27 (43.55%) Windows
2 13 (20.97%) Linux
3 12 (19.35%) Windows 7
4 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (11.29%) Windows XP
5 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (6.45%) CentOS
6 4 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.84%) HPUX
8 2 (3.23%) Solaris
8 2 (3.23%) AIX
8 2 (3.23%) Windows Vista
8 2 (3.23%) VMS
8 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.23%) UNIX
9 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.42%) ITIL
2 10 (16.13%) Migration
3 5 (8.06%) Service Management
4 4 (6.45%) ERP
4 4 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (4.84%) Data Analysis
6 2 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.23%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.23%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.23%) Test Management
6 2 (3.23%) Scrum
7 1 (1.61%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.61%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.61%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.61%) E-business
7 1 (1.61%) Test Scripting
7 1 (1.61%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.61%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.61%) Network Design
7 1 (1.61%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) SQL
2 4 (6.45%) Perl
3 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.84%) VBScript
3 3 (4.84%) Shell Script
3 3 (4.84%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.23%) Python
4 2 (3.23%) Tcl
5 1 (1.61%) PHP
5 1 (1.61%) VB
5 1 (1.61%) C
5 1 (1.61%) Korn
5 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (14.52%) MCSE
3 6 (9.68%) MCITP
4 5 (8.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (4.84%) CCA
6 3 (4.84%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (4.84%) OCP
6 3 (4.84%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (4.84%) RHCE
7 1 (1.61%) MCP
7 1 (1.61%) MCTS
7 1 (1.61%) NCDA
7 1 (1.61%) NCIE
7 1 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) SLA
2 2 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (46.77%) Active Directory
2 23 (37.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (22.58%) vSphere
4 9 (14.52%) XenApp
5 6 (9.68%) VMware ESX
6 5 (8.06%) XenServer
6 5 (8.06%) UAG
7 4 (6.45%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (4.84%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (4.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (4.84%) Hyper-V
9 2 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (3.23%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.61%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (1.61%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.61%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 17 (27.42%) SCCM
2 9 (14.52%) SCOM
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (6.45%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 28 (45.16%) Citrix
2 24 (38.71%) Microsoft
3 14 (22.58%) Cisco
4 12 (19.35%) HP
5 10 (16.13%) Remedy
6 9 (14.52%) EMC
6 9 (14.52%) Oracle
7 5 (8.06%) Red Hat
7 5 (8.06%) BMC
7 5 (8.06%) NetApp
8 4 (6.45%) SAP
9 2 (3.23%) Lotus
9 2 (3.23%) AppSense
9 2 (3.23%) Veeam
10 1 (1.61%) F5
10 1 (1.61%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.61%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.61%) IBM
10 1 (1.61%) Dell
10 1 (1.61%) Juniper
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