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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 30 44 25
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Contract jobs citing VMware 36 27 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.72% 3.59% 5.54%
As % of the Vendors category 10.26% 8.13% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 14
Average daily rate
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£225 £285 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £199 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £390 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
Average hourly rate £31.25 £8.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+267.64% -77.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £8.50 £34.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £8.50 £37.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.63 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +18.12%
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
351 332 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 46.00% 44.09% 40.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 138 106
Average daily rate £313 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £190 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £508 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 18 42
Average hourly rate £25.50 £20.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £11.50 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -8 18 £233 -18.42% 4
Peterborough +20 11 £225 - 7
Huntingdon - 3 - - 1
Ely - - - -
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 35 (50.72%) Windows
2 32 (46.38%) Citrix
3 30 (43.48%) Active Directory
4 27 (39.13%) Microsoft
5 24 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (31.88%) MS Exchange
7 21 (30.43%) Cisco
8 19 (27.54%) ITIL
9 18 (26.09%) HP
9 18 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
10 16 (23.19%) SAN
11 15 (21.74%) vSphere
11 15 (21.74%) SCCM
12 14 (20.29%) Finance
12 14 (20.29%) EMC
12 14 (20.29%) Linux
13 13 (18.84%) DNS
13 13 (18.84%) Windows 7
14 11 (15.94%) Remedy
14 11 (15.94%) DHCP
14 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (15.94%) SQL
14 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (14.49%) Oracle
15 10 (14.49%) MCSE
15 10 (14.49%) Firewall
16 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
16 9 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
17 8 (11.59%) XenApp
17 8 (11.59%) Exchange Server 2007

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (31.88%) MS Exchange
2 18 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (11.59%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.35%) JOnAS
6 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.90%) IBM Notes
7 2 (2.90%) Apache
8 1 (1.45%) SAS
8 1 (1.45%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (23.19%) SAN
2 13 (18.84%) DNS
3 11 (15.94%) DHCP
4 10 (14.49%) Firewall
5 4 (5.80%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (5.80%) WAN
5 4 (5.80%) LAN
6 3 (4.35%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.35%) VLAN
6 3 (4.35%) Network Security
7 2 (2.90%) Internet
7 2 (2.90%) NetScaler
7 2 (2.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (1.45%) X.500
8 1 (1.45%) Wireless
8 1 (1.45%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.45%) NAS
8 1 (1.45%) SMS
8 1 (1.45%) VoIP
8 1 (1.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.70%) Oracle Exadata
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.45%) MSI
3 1 (1.45%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.45%) AdminStudio
General
1 14 (20.29%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Advertising
3 1 (1.45%) Military
3 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (23.19%) Analyst
2 12 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (13.04%) Support Engineer
4 8 (11.59%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Consultant
5 7 (10.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (10.14%) Service Analyst
5 7 (10.14%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) Administrator
6 6 (8.70%) IT Support
7 5 (7.25%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.80%) Technical Support
8 4 (5.80%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Project Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Server Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (4.35%) Support Analyst
10 2 (2.90%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.45%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) Blackberry
2 5 (7.25%) CCTV
2 5 (7.25%) CLARiiON
3 4 (5.80%) Clustering
4 2 (2.90%) PKI
4 2 (2.90%) CMDB
5 1 (1.45%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.45%) FMCG
5 1 (1.45%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.45%) Replication
5 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 35 (50.72%) Windows
2 14 (20.29%) Linux
3 13 (18.84%) Windows 7
4 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (10.14%) Windows XP
7 3 (4.35%) CentOS
7 3 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.90%) UNIX
8 2 (2.90%) VMS
8 2 (2.90%) Debian
8 2 (2.90%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.90%) AIX
8 2 (2.90%) HPUX
8 2 (2.90%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.54%) ITIL
2 6 (8.70%) Service Management
2 6 (8.70%) Migration
3 4 (5.80%) Load Balancing
4 2 (2.90%) Test Management
4 2 (2.90%) Data Analysis
4 2 (2.90%) Incident Management
4 2 (2.90%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (2.90%) Scrum
4 2 (2.90%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (2.90%) ERP
4 2 (2.90%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (2.90%) Change Management
5 1 (1.45%) Mentoring
5 1 (1.45%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.45%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.45%) Network Design
5 1 (1.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.45%) Logistics
5 1 (1.45%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.94%) SQL
2 3 (4.35%) VBScript
2 3 (4.35%) Shell Script
2 3 (4.35%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.90%) Python
3 2 (2.90%) Tcl
3 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.90%) Perl
4 1 (1.45%) PHP
4 1 (1.45%) VB
4 1 (1.45%) C
4 1 (1.45%) Korn
4 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (14.49%) MCSE
3 6 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (7.25%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (7.25%) MCITP
4 5 (7.25%) CCNA
4 5 (7.25%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (4.35%) CCA
5 3 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (4.35%) MCTS
6 2 (2.90%) NCDA
6 2 (2.90%) NCIE
6 2 (2.90%) VCAP
6 2 (2.90%) OCP
6 2 (2.90%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (2.90%) RHCE
7 1 (1.45%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) SLA
2 2 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 24 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (21.74%) vSphere
4 8 (11.59%) XenApp
5 5 (7.25%) XenServer
6 4 (5.80%) VMware ESX
7 3 (4.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (4.35%) UAG
8 2 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.90%) Hyper-V
8 2 (2.90%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (2.90%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.45%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.45%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.45%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.45%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.45%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 15 (21.74%) SCCM
2 6 (8.70%) SCOM
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.90%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 32 (46.38%) Citrix
2 27 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 21 (30.43%) Cisco
4 18 (26.09%) HP
5 14 (20.29%) EMC
6 11 (15.94%) Remedy
7 10 (14.49%) Oracle
8 6 (8.70%) BMC
8 6 (8.70%) NetApp
8 6 (8.70%) F5
9 5 (7.25%) Red Hat
10 3 (4.35%) CheckPoint
10 3 (4.35%) AppSense
10 3 (4.35%) Dell
10 3 (4.35%) 3PAR
11 2 (2.90%) SAP
11 2 (2.90%) Lotus
12 1 (1.45%) Fortinet
12 1 (1.45%) WatchGuard
12 1 (1.45%) Veeam
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