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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 39 39 36
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing VMware 30 21 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.63% 2.94% 3.81%
As % of the Vendors category 7.54% 6.52% 8.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 15
Average daily rate
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£175 £313 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% -1.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £188 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £378 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
Average hourly rate £11.75 £15.50 £35.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.19% -56.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.50 £17.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.35 £19.10 £37.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.89% +18.75%
Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
398 322 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 48.18% 45.10% 42.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 130 143
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £215 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 35 48
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £14.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% +9.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.70 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £36.65 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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 1 August 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 1 August 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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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 20 £175 -46.15% 8
Peterborough +14 9 £213 - 1
Ely - - - -
Huntingdon - - - - 2
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 28 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 26 (43.33%) Citrix
2 26 (43.33%) Windows
3 22 (36.67%) Microsoft
3 22 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 18 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 18 (30.00%) SCCM
6 17 (28.33%) ITIL
7 15 (25.00%) Linux
7 15 (25.00%) Cisco
8 13 (21.67%) vSphere
9 12 (20.00%) Windows 7
9 12 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 12 (20.00%) Finance
9 12 (20.00%) DNS
9 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (18.33%) HP
10 11 (18.33%) DHCP
10 11 (18.33%) Migration
11 10 (16.67%) SQL
11 10 (16.67%) MCSE
11 10 (16.67%) XenApp
12 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (15.00%) SCOM
12 9 (15.00%) Oracle
12 9 (15.00%) EMC
12 9 (15.00%) SAN
12 9 (15.00%) Remedy
12 9 (15.00%) Firewall

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 20 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 18 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (8.33%) JOnAS
4 5 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 4 (6.67%) Apache
6 2 (3.33%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.67%) Lync
7 1 (1.67%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.00%) DNS
2 11 (18.33%) DHCP
3 9 (15.00%) SAN
3 9 (15.00%) Firewall
4 7 (11.67%) LAN
4 7 (11.67%) WAN
5 5 (8.33%) VLAN
6 3 (5.00%) Network Security
6 3 (5.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.33%) Internet
7 2 (3.33%) NAS
8 1 (1.67%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.67%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.67%) Wireless
8 1 (1.67%) LDAP
8 1 (1.67%) SMS
8 1 (1.67%) VoIP
8 1 (1.67%) ADSL
8 1 (1.67%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) Oracle Exadata
1 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.67%) MSI
2 1 (1.67%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.67%) AdminStudio
2 1 (1.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 12 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Advertising
3 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (21.67%) Analyst
2 10 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (15.00%) Administrator
4 8 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (11.67%) Consultant
5 7 (11.67%) Support Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (10.00%) Service Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) Server Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Project Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) IT Support
9 3 (5.00%) Linux Consultant
9 3 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Oracle Consultant
9 3 (5.00%) Support Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) Architect
10 2 (3.33%) Project Manager
10 2 (3.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Clustering
1 5 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.67%) CCTV
3 3 (5.00%) PKI
3 3 (5.00%) Fat Client
3 3 (5.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.67%) CMDB
4 1 (1.67%) Replication
4 1 (1.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 26 (43.33%) Windows
2 15 (25.00%) Linux
3 12 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (11.67%) Windows XP
7 4 (6.67%) CentOS
7 4 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.33%) UNIX
8 2 (3.33%) Windows Vista
8 2 (3.33%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.67%) HPUX
9 1 (1.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.33%) ITIL
2 11 (18.33%) Migration
3 5 (8.33%) Service Management
4 4 (6.67%) ERP
4 4 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (5.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (3.33%) Business Continuity
6 2 (3.33%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.33%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.33%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.67%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.67%) Supplier Management
7 1 (1.67%) Test Scripting
7 1 (1.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.67%) Network Design
7 1 (1.67%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.67%) E-business
7 1 (1.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (6.67%) Perl
3 3 (5.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.00%) VBScript
4 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.67%) VB
4 1 (1.67%) C
4 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (16.67%) MCSE
3 6 (10.00%) MCITP
4 5 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (5.00%) OCP
5 3 (5.00%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (5.00%) RHCE
5 3 (5.00%) CCA
5 3 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.67%) MCTS
6 1 (1.67%) NCDA
6 1 (1.67%) NCIE
6 1 (1.67%) MCP
6 1 (1.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) SLA
2 2 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 22 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (21.67%) vSphere
4 10 (16.67%) XenApp
5 8 (13.33%) VMware ESX
6 5 (8.33%) XenServer
6 5 (8.33%) UAG
7 4 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (6.67%) Hyper-V
8 3 (5.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (5.00%) XenDesktop
9 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.67%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 18 (30.00%) SCCM
2 9 (15.00%) SCOM
3 4 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (43.33%) Citrix
2 22 (36.67%) Microsoft
3 15 (25.00%) Cisco
4 11 (18.33%) HP
5 9 (15.00%) Oracle
5 9 (15.00%) EMC
5 9 (15.00%) Remedy
6 5 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 5 (8.33%) BMC
6 5 (8.33%) NetApp
7 4 (6.67%) SAP
8 2 (3.33%) Lotus
8 2 (3.33%) Dell
8 2 (3.33%) IBM
8 2 (3.33%) AppSense
8 2 (3.33%) Veeam
9 1 (1.67%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.67%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.67%) F5
9 1 (1.67%) Sage
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Rate: £125 - £175 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago