The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cambridgeshire region.

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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 42 35 29
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware 26 28 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.42% 3.91% 4.57%
As % of the Vendors category 6.63% 8.21% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 21
Average daily rate
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£209 £333 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.21% +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £197 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £393 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 7
Average hourly rate £11.50 £15.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.80% -58.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.86 £23.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-20.60% +15.85%
Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
392 341 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 51.51% 47.63% 44.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 140 168
Average daily rate £350 £340 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £219 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £426 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 35 43
Average hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.39% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.64 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.95 £37.50 £46.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.07 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.15% -5.00%
VMware
East of England

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 14 July 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
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 14 July 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 -7 19 £205 -39.70% 9
Peterborough +4 6 £225 - 2
Ely - - - -
Huntingdon - - - -
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 32 (50.79%) Windows
2 27 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 26 (41.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (38.10%) Citrix
4 24 (38.10%) MS Exchange
5 20 (31.75%) Linux
5 20 (31.75%) SCCM
5 20 (31.75%) Exchange Server 2010
6 18 (28.57%) Cisco
7 16 (25.40%) Microsoft
7 16 (25.40%) HP
7 16 (25.40%) XenApp
8 15 (23.81%) vSphere
8 15 (23.81%) SAN
8 15 (23.81%) ITIL
9 13 (20.63%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (20.63%) DNS
9 13 (20.63%) Finance
9 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (20.63%) Exchange Server 2003
10 12 (19.05%) Windows 7
10 12 (19.05%) Migration
10 12 (19.05%) Firewall
10 12 (19.05%) DHCP
11 11 (17.46%) WAN
11 11 (17.46%) MCSE
11 11 (17.46%) LAN
11 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (15.87%) VMware ESX
12 10 (15.87%) NetApp

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 24 (38.10%) MS Exchange
2 20 (31.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (20.63%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (7.94%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.94%) JOnAS
4 5 (7.94%) Apache
5 3 (4.76%) IIS
6 2 (3.17%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.59%) SAS
7 1 (1.59%) Node.js
7 1 (1.59%) CloudStack
7 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.59%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.81%) SAN
2 13 (20.63%) DNS
3 12 (19.05%) DHCP
3 12 (19.05%) Firewall
4 11 (17.46%) WAN
4 11 (17.46%) LAN
5 5 (7.94%) VLAN
6 3 (4.76%) Network Security
6 3 (4.76%) NAS
6 3 (4.76%) VoIP
6 3 (4.76%) FTP
6 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.17%) Wireless
7 2 (3.17%) IP Telephony
7 2 (3.17%) Internet
8 1 (1.59%) X.500
8 1 (1.59%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.59%) LDAP
8 1 (1.59%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle Exadata
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.59%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.59%) MSI
2 1 (1.59%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.59%) AdminStudio
General
1 13 (20.63%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (17.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (15.87%) Consultant
3 9 (14.29%) Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) Administrator
6 6 (9.52%) Server Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (7.94%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Project Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (6.35%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (6.35%) Linux Consultant
8 4 (6.35%) Wintel Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) IT Support
9 3 (4.76%) Technical Design Consultant
9 3 (4.76%) Wintel Systems Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Wintel Consultant
9 3 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Oracle Consultant
9 3 (4.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) Web Services
1 1 (1.59%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Clustering
2 4 (6.35%) Thin Client
2 4 (6.35%) CCTV
2 4 (6.35%) Fat Client
3 3 (4.76%) PKI
4 1 (1.59%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.59%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 32 (50.79%) Windows
2 20 (31.75%) Linux
3 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (19.05%) Windows 7
5 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (9.52%) Windows XP
7 5 (7.94%) UNIX
7 5 (7.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (6.35%) CentOS
9 2 (3.17%) Windows Vista
9 2 (3.17%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.59%) VMS
10 1 (1.59%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.81%) ITIL
2 12 (19.05%) Migration
3 5 (7.94%) Service Management
4 4 (6.35%) ERP
4 4 (6.35%) Business Continuity
4 4 (6.35%) Software Deployment
4 4 (6.35%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (4.76%) Data Analysis
6 2 (3.17%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (3.17%) BCP
6 2 (3.17%) Project Management
6 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.17%) ITSM
7 1 (1.59%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.59%) DevOps
7 1 (1.59%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.59%) E-business
7 1 (1.59%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.59%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.70%) SQL
2 4 (6.35%) Perl
3 3 (4.76%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.76%) VBScript
4 1 (1.59%) VB
4 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.59%) Ruby
4 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.59%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (20.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (17.46%) MCSE
3 7 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (9.52%) MCITP
5 5 (7.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (6.35%) RHCE
7 3 (4.76%) OCP
7 3 (4.76%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (4.76%) MCSA
7 3 (4.76%) CCA
7 3 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.59%) CCNA
8 1 (1.59%) MCP
8 1 (1.59%) MCTS
8 1 (1.59%) NCDA
8 1 (1.59%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) SLA
2 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 26 (41.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (25.40%) XenApp
4 15 (23.81%) vSphere
5 10 (15.87%) VMware ESX
6 6 (9.52%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (7.94%) Hyper-V
7 5 (7.94%) UAG
7 5 (7.94%) XenServer
7 5 (7.94%) XenDesktop
8 4 (6.35%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (1.59%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 20 (31.75%) SCCM
2 9 (14.29%) SCOM
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (6.35%) NetBackup
3 4 (6.35%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (4.76%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.59%) WSUS
5 1 (1.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.59%) Nagios
5 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.59%) collectd
5 1 (1.59%) Opsview
Vendors
1 24 (38.10%) Citrix
2 18 (28.57%) Cisco
3 16 (25.40%) Microsoft
3 16 (25.40%) HP
4 10 (15.87%) NetApp
5 9 (14.29%) Oracle
6 7 (11.11%) EMC
7 6 (9.52%) Red Hat
8 5 (7.94%) BMC
8 5 (7.94%) Remedy
9 4 (6.35%) SAP
9 4 (6.35%) IBM
9 4 (6.35%) Dell
10 3 (4.76%) CheckPoint
10 3 (4.76%) Mercator
11 2 (3.17%) Lotus
11 2 (3.17%) AppSense
11 2 (3.17%) Veeam
12 1 (1.59%) Akamai
12 1 (1.59%) Percona
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
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