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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 40 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
-19 0
Contract jobs citing VMware 27 38 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.70% 7.32% 6.95%
As % of the Vendors category 6.99% 16.03% 12.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 14
Average daily rate
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£190 £319 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.39% +1.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £216 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £375 £367
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
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
386 237 397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 52.95% 45.66% 54.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 117 164
Average daily rate £395 £350 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -6.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £190 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 29 51
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £11.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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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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 -6 15 £170 -52.77% 19
Peterborough -12 5 £488 +84.83% 2
St Neots - - - -
Huntingdon - - - - 2
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 46 (70.77%) Windows
2 30 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 28 (43.08%) Citrix
4 25 (38.46%) HP
5 21 (32.31%) Linux
6 20 (30.77%) MS Exchange
6 20 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (27.69%) Active Directory
8 16 (24.62%) SAN
8 16 (24.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (21.54%) Cisco
10 13 (20.00%) SCCM
11 12 (18.46%) ITIL
12 11 (16.92%) DNS
12 11 (16.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2007
13 10 (15.38%) SQL
13 10 (15.38%) Firewall
14 9 (13.85%) Finance
14 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (12.31%) NetApp
15 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (12.31%) Blackberry
15 8 (12.31%) MS Office
15 8 (12.31%) MS Excel
15 8 (12.31%) Exchange Server 2010
16 7 (10.77%) CentOS
16 7 (10.77%) vSphere
16 7 (10.77%) UNIX
16 7 (10.77%) Mac OS X

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 20 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 11 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (12.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (6.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.54%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 8 (12.31%) MS Office
1 8 (12.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Office 365
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (24.62%) SAN
2 11 (16.92%) DNS
3 10 (15.38%) Firewall
4 7 (10.77%) DHCP
5 3 (4.62%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (4.62%) VPN
6 2 (3.08%) ISDN
6 2 (3.08%) PBX
6 2 (3.08%) VoIP
6 2 (3.08%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (3.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (3.08%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.54%) WAN
7 1 (1.54%) LAN
7 1 (1.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.54%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Jenkins
1 3 (4.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (13.85%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Advertising
3 1 (1.54%) Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Retail
3 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Military
Job Titles
1 21 (32.31%) Analyst
2 10 (15.38%) Consultant
2 10 (15.38%) Support Analyst
2 10 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (13.85%) Desktop Support
4 8 (12.31%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 8 (12.31%) Desktop Analyst
5 6 (9.23%) Support Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Service Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Network Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Support Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) Technical Support
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Desktop Support
7 4 (6.15%) IT Support
8 3 (4.62%) Build Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Software Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.62%) MSMQ
1 3 (4.62%) .NET
2 1 (1.54%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Blackberry
2 5 (7.69%) FMCG
2 5 (7.69%) CLARiiON
3 4 (6.15%) Client/Server
3 4 (6.15%) Clustering
4 3 (4.62%) PKI
4 3 (4.62%) Replication
5 2 (3.08%) CCTV
5 2 (3.08%) iPhone
5 2 (3.08%) iPad
6 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.54%) CMDB
6 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 46 (70.77%) Windows
2 21 (32.31%) Linux
3 16 (24.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (16.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (10.77%) CentOS
6 7 (10.77%) UNIX
6 7 (10.77%) Mac OS X
7 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (6.15%) Windows 7
9 3 (4.62%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (4.62%) AIX
9 3 (4.62%) HPUX
9 3 (4.62%) Solaris
10 2 (3.08%) Debian
10 2 (3.08%) Android
10 2 (3.08%) Windows Phone
10 2 (3.08%) Apple iOS
10 2 (3.08%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.54%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.46%) ITIL
2 4 (6.15%) E-Commerce
3 3 (4.62%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (4.62%) Test Management
3 3 (4.62%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (4.62%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (4.62%) Scrum
4 2 (3.08%) CRM
4 2 (3.08%) Service Management
4 2 (3.08%) Service Delivery
4 2 (3.08%) Change Management
4 2 (3.08%) Migration
4 2 (3.08%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (3.08%) Load Balancing
4 2 (3.08%) Asset Management
4 2 (3.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (1.54%) Mentoring
5 1 (1.54%) Logistics
5 1 (1.54%) Automated Testing
5 1 (1.54%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.38%) SQL
2 6 (9.23%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.62%) Bash Shell
3 3 (4.62%) Python
3 3 (4.62%) Shell Script
3 3 (4.62%) Tcl
4 2 (3.08%) PHP
4 2 (3.08%) Korn
5 1 (1.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.23%) MCSE
3 5 (7.69%) Degree
3 5 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (7.69%) CCNA
4 3 (4.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (4.62%) MCTS
4 3 (4.62%) MCITP
5 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.08%) MCP
5 2 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.08%) NCDA
5 2 (3.08%) NCIE
5 2 (3.08%) VCAP
6 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.54%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 20 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (27.69%) Active Directory
3 7 (10.77%) vSphere
4 5 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 4 (6.15%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.08%) XenApp
7 1 (1.54%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.54%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 13 (20.00%) SCCM
2 4 (6.15%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (4.62%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (4.62%) Nagios
4 1 (1.54%) WSUS
4 1 (1.54%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 30 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 28 (43.08%) Citrix
3 25 (38.46%) HP
4 14 (21.54%) Cisco
5 8 (12.31%) NetApp
6 7 (10.77%) EMC
7 6 (9.23%) CheckPoint
7 6 (9.23%) 3PAR
8 5 (7.69%) F5
8 5 (7.69%) AppSense
8 5 (7.69%) Oracle
8 5 (7.69%) Dell
9 4 (6.15%) Remedy
9 4 (6.15%) McAfee
10 3 (4.62%) Clearswift
10 3 (4.62%) Red Hat
11 2 (3.08%) IBM
11 2 (3.08%) Apple
11 2 (3.08%) Avaya
11 2 (3.08%) BMC
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