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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 34 44 21
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -23
Contract jobs citing VMware 20 22 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.38% 3.04% 7.77%
As % of the Vendors category 7.12% 5.99% 17.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 23
Average daily rate £283 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.72% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £104 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £410 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £370 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.35% +13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Average hourly rate £60.00 £14.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+328.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.88% +12.50%
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
281 367 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 47.47% 50.76% 45.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 197 114
Average daily rate £400 £375 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £107 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £541 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 26 29
Average hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £11.74 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -2 13 £278 +24.71% 4
Peterborough +11 5 £288 +51.71% 1
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 40 (81.63%) Windows
2 28 (57.14%) Linux
3 19 (38.78%) Active Directory
3 19 (38.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (36.73%) Windows Server
5 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (30.61%) Citrix
5 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
6 14 (28.57%) Unix
7 13 (26.53%) ITIL
7 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (24.49%) Windows 7
9 11 (22.45%) HP
10 10 (20.41%) SQL
11 9 (18.37%) Data Centre
12 8 (16.33%) Bash Shell
12 8 (16.33%) Puppet
12 8 (16.33%) SLA
12 8 (16.33%) Cisco
13 7 (14.29%) Solaris
13 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
14 6 (12.24%) iPad
15 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2012
15 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
15 5 (10.20%) CentOS
15 5 (10.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 5 (10.20%) BPSS Clearance
15 5 (10.20%) Opscode Chef
15 5 (10.20%) DevOps

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (6.12%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.12%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.04%) Apache
2 1 (2.04%) Documentum
2 1 (2.04%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Office
1 3 (6.12%) MS Project
2 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.16%) IaaS
2 4 (8.16%) Office 365
2 4 (8.16%) PaaS
3 3 (6.12%) SaaS
4 1 (2.04%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) DNS
1 4 (8.16%) WAN
2 2 (4.08%) DHCP
2 2 (4.08%) NAS
2 2 (4.08%) Network Security
2 2 (4.08%) SAN
2 2 (4.08%) VPN
3 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.04%) Firewall
3 1 (2.04%) Internet
3 1 (2.04%) LAN
3 1 (2.04%) MPLS
3 1 (2.04%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.04%) VLAN
3 1 (2.04%) VoIP
3 1 (2.04%) VPLS
3 1 (2.04%) WAAS
3 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle Exadata
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.08%) FileMaker
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (4.08%) Artifactory
2 2 (4.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (4.08%) ClearCase
2 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.08%) TestDirector
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (14.29%) Administrator
1 7 (14.29%) Analyst
2 6 (12.24%) IT Manager
2 6 (12.24%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (10.20%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (10.20%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (10.20%) Service Analyst
3 5 (10.20%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Architect
4 4 (8.16%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (6.12%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.12%) Solaris Administrator
5 3 (6.12%) Solaris Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.24%) iPad
3 5 (10.20%) Private Cloud
4 4 (8.16%) Blackberry
4 4 (8.16%) CCTV
4 4 (8.16%) iPhone
5 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.08%) Public Cloud
6 2 (4.08%) Smartcard
7 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.04%) Cryptography
7 1 (2.04%) Device Driver
7 1 (2.04%) PKI
7 1 (2.04%) Verilog
7 1 (2.04%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 40 (81.63%) Windows
2 28 (57.14%) Linux
3 18 (36.73%) Windows Server
4 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (28.57%) Unix
6 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (24.49%) Windows 7
8 7 (14.29%) Solaris
9 5 (10.20%) CentOS
9 5 (10.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (10.20%) Ubuntu
10 4 (8.16%) Windows 8
11 2 (4.08%) AIX
11 2 (4.08%) HPUX
11 2 (4.08%) Mac OS X
11 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
12 1 (2.04%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) ITIL
2 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (10.20%) DevOps
3 5 (10.20%) Scrum
4 4 (8.16%) Service Management
5 3 (6.12%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (6.12%) Data Migration
5 3 (6.12%) Functional Testing
5 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.12%) Migration
5 3 (6.12%) Regression Testing
5 3 (6.12%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.08%) Integration Testing
6 2 (4.08%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.08%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (4.08%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (4.08%) System Testing
6 2 (4.08%) Test Management
6 2 (4.08%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.41%) SQL
2 8 (16.33%) Bash Shell
3 5 (10.20%) Perl
4 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.08%) Python
5 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (8.16%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) ISEB
2 4 (8.16%) ISTQB
2 4 (8.16%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (6.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (6.12%) MCSA
3 3 (6.12%) MCSE
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.12%) VCP5
3 3 (6.12%) VCP6
4 1 (2.04%) CCIE
4 1 (2.04%) CCNA
4 1 (2.04%) CCNP
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.04%) COBIT
3 1 (2.04%) HIPAA
3 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.04%) JTAG
3 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (38.78%) Active Directory
1 19 (38.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.16%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (6.12%) vSphere
4 1 (2.04%) KVM
4 1 (2.04%) Sendmail
4 1 (2.04%) Xen
4 1 (2.04%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (16.33%) Puppet
2 5 (10.20%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (8.16%) SCCM
4 3 (6.12%) CFEngine
5 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Citrix
1 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.45%) HP
3 8 (16.33%) Cisco
4 5 (10.20%) Dell
4 5 (10.20%) Oracle
4 5 (10.20%) Red Hat
5 4 (8.16%) BMC
5 4 (8.16%) NetApp
5 4 (8.16%) Remedy
5 4 (8.16%) WorldPay
6 3 (6.12%) ServiceNow
7 2 (4.08%) Perforce
7 2 (4.08%) SAP
8 1 (2.04%) Adobe
8 1 (2.04%) Avaya
8 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.04%) IBM
8 1 (2.04%) Juniper
8 1 (2.04%) Nortel
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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