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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 19 27 35
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Contract jobs citing VMware 45 42 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 7.31% 5.76% 4.45%
As % of the Vendors category 17.79% 11.60% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 23 15
Average daily rate £425 £338 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £165 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £405 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.51% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 1
Average hourly rate £47.50 £14.00 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+239.28% -70.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.63% +11.90%
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
253 362 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 41.07% 49.66% 49.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 178 154
Average daily rate £363 £325 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £165 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 37 33
Average hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £11.74 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.25 £30.00 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 29 April 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 +9 33 £425 +30.76% 6
Peterborough +7 4 £525 +404.80% 1
Huntingdon -3 2 £200 - 1
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 48 (77.42%) Windows
2 25 (40.32%) Linux
2 25 (40.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (38.71%) Active Directory
4 20 (32.26%) Microsoft
5 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (20.97%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (20.97%) Data Centre
5 13 (20.97%) Windows Server
6 12 (19.35%) Migration
7 11 (17.74%) ITIL
8 10 (16.13%) HP
8 10 (16.13%) Cisco
8 10 (16.13%) SaaS
9 9 (14.52%) PaaS
9 9 (14.52%) Amazon AWS
9 9 (14.52%) IaaS
9 9 (14.52%) SCCM
9 9 (14.52%) Unix
9 9 (14.52%) Information Security
10 8 (12.90%) NetApp
10 8 (12.90%) Dell
10 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (12.90%) Citrix
10 8 (12.90%) SAN
10 8 (12.90%) SQL
10 8 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 7 (11.29%) PowerShell
11 7 (11.29%) Hyper-V

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 7 (11.29%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.84%) Skype for Business
3 3 (4.84%) WordPress
4 2 (3.23%) Apache
4 2 (3.23%) IIS
4 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.61%) CMS
5 1 (1.61%) Documentum
5 1 (1.61%) Drupal
5 1 (1.61%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.61%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.61%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.61%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.84%) MS Office
3 2 (3.23%) MS Project
4 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (3.23%) BASE24
3 1 (1.61%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (16.13%) SaaS
3 9 (14.52%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (14.52%) IaaS
3 9 (14.52%) PaaS
4 1 (1.61%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) SAN
2 6 (9.68%) WAN
3 4 (6.45%) VLAN
4 3 (4.84%) DNS
5 2 (3.23%) DHCP
5 2 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (3.23%) iSCSI
5 2 (3.23%) LAN
5 2 (3.23%) Network Security
5 2 (3.23%) Wireless
6 1 (1.61%) Firewall
6 1 (1.61%) Internet
6 1 (1.61%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.61%) MPLS
6 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.61%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.61%) VoIP
6 1 (1.61%) VPLS
6 1 (1.61%) VPN
6 1 (1.61%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) FileMaker
1 2 (3.23%) MySQL
1 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) ClearCase
1 2 (3.23%) TestDirector
General
1 4 (6.45%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.61%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.61%) Billing
3 1 (1.61%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (22.58%) Architect
2 9 (14.52%) Security Architect
2 9 (14.52%) Security Solutions Architect
2 9 (14.52%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (12.90%) Cloud Architect
3 8 (12.90%) IT Engineer
3 8 (12.90%) VMware Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 6 (9.68%) Information Architect
4 6 (9.68%) Information Security Architect
5 5 (8.06%) Applications Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Active Directory Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Administrator
6 4 (6.45%) Implementation Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) IT Support
6 4 (6.45%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) HTML
2 2 (3.23%) CSS
3 1 (1.61%) .NET
3 1 (1.61%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.61%) CSS3
3 1 (1.61%) Django
3 1 (1.61%) HTML5
3 1 (1.61%) jQuery
3 1 (1.61%) Middleware
3 1 (1.61%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.84%) CCTV
2 3 (4.84%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (4.84%) iPad
3 2 (3.23%) Clustering
3 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.23%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.23%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.61%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.61%) iSeries
4 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.61%) PKI
4 1 (1.61%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.61%) Replication
4 1 (1.61%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 48 (77.42%) Windows
2 25 (40.32%) Linux
3 13 (20.97%) Windows Server
3 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (14.52%) Unix
5 6 (9.68%) Windows 7
6 5 (8.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.23%) AIX
7 2 (3.23%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (1.61%) CentOS
8 1 (1.61%) HPUX
8 1 (1.61%) Solaris
8 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.35%) Migration
2 11 (17.74%) ITIL
3 9 (14.52%) Information Security
4 6 (9.68%) Data Migration
5 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.45%) DevOps
5 4 (6.45%) Functional Testing
6 3 (4.84%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (4.84%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.84%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (4.84%) Service Management
6 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.23%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.23%) Integration Testing
7 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.23%) Regression Testing
7 2 (3.23%) Scrum
7 2 (3.23%) System Testing
7 2 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.90%) SQL
2 7 (11.29%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.84%) Bash Shell
3 3 (4.84%) PHP
4 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.23%) Python
5 1 (1.61%) C
5 1 (1.61%) C#
5 1 (1.61%) C++
5 1 (1.61%) Java
5 1 (1.61%) Perl
5 1 (1.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (11.29%) SC Cleared
2 7 (11.29%) Security Cleared
3 6 (9.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (8.06%) CCNA
4 5 (8.06%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (8.06%) MCSA
4 5 (8.06%) MCSE
4 5 (8.06%) VCP5
5 4 (6.45%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (6.45%) ISEB
5 4 (6.45%) ISTQB
5 4 (6.45%) VCP6
6 3 (4.84%) Degree
6 3 (4.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (3.23%) CCNP
8 1 (1.61%) CCIE
8 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.61%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (11.29%) SLA
3 3 (4.84%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.61%) COBIT
5 1 (1.61%) HIPAA
System Software
1 25 (40.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (38.71%) Active Directory
3 7 (11.29%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.06%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.84%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.84%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.61%) vSphere
6 1 (1.61%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (14.52%) SCCM
2 5 (8.06%) SCOM
3 4 (6.45%) SCVMM
4 2 (3.23%) Ansible
4 2 (3.23%) Cobbler
4 2 (3.23%) Control-M
4 2 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.23%) Puppet
5 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.13%) Cisco
2 10 (16.13%) HP
3 8 (12.90%) Citrix
3 8 (12.90%) Dell
3 8 (12.90%) NetApp
4 4 (6.45%) Oracle
5 3 (4.84%) BMC
5 3 (4.84%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.84%) Remedy
6 2 (3.23%) ServiceNow
6 2 (3.23%) Veeam
7 1 (1.61%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.61%) Aruba
7 1 (1.61%) Avaya
7 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.61%) F5
7 1 (1.61%) Lotus
7 1 (1.61%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.61%) Splunk
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