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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 39 40 39
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware 37 29 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.36% 3.49% 3.18%
As % of the Vendors category 10.14% 7.63% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 18 12
Average daily rate
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£375 £195 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+92.30% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £321 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Average hourly rate £54.25 £41.25 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.51% +166.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.65 £23.25 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.85 £57.50 £18.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £21.63 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-0.57% -8.94%
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
365 380 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 43.04% 45.78% 43.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 205 130
Average daily rate £400 £335 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 59 27
Average hourly rate £12.00 £25.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +3 26 £375 +114.28% 9
Huntingdon -1 3 £285 - 2
Peterborough -6 2 £250 +17.64% 4
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 60 (68.18%) Windows
2 34 (38.64%) Linux
3 30 (34.09%) Active Directory
3 30 (34.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (28.41%) Microsoft
5 23 (26.14%) Cisco
5 23 (26.14%) SQL Server
6 22 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 21 (23.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (22.73%) Citrix
9 18 (20.45%) HP
9 18 (20.45%) Oracle
10 17 (19.32%) ITIL
11 15 (17.05%) DNS
12 14 (15.91%) DHCP
12 14 (15.91%) SAN
12 14 (15.91%) SQL
12 14 (15.91%) Red Hat
12 14 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
14 11 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
14 11 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (12.50%) Dell
14 11 (12.50%) Firewall
14 11 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (12.50%) DevOps
15 10 (11.36%) Debian
15 10 (11.36%) Puppet

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 22 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (9.09%) IIS
4 7 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (6.82%) Apache
6 5 (5.68%) Tomcat
6 5 (5.68%) Zope
6 5 (5.68%) Plone
7 4 (4.55%) SharePoint
8 3 (3.41%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (1.14%) IBM Notes
10 1 (1.14%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (1.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (7.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.27%) MS Office
3 1 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.95%) Office 365
3 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.05%) DNS
2 14 (15.91%) DHCP
2 14 (15.91%) SAN
3 11 (12.50%) Firewall
4 7 (7.95%) VLAN
4 7 (7.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (5.68%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (4.55%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.55%) VoIP
7 3 (3.41%) Wireless
8 2 (2.27%) BIG-IP
8 2 (2.27%) Internet
8 2 (2.27%) MGCP
8 2 (2.27%) H.323
8 2 (2.27%) WAN
8 2 (2.27%) LDAP
8 2 (2.27%) LAN
8 2 (2.27%) VPN
8 2 (2.27%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (2.27%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (26.14%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (5.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.41%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (3.41%) EDRMS
7 2 (2.27%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.27%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (5.68%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.27%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.14%) Ant
3 1 (1.14%) Maven
3 1 (1.14%) JIRA
General
1 7 (7.95%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) Legal
3 2 (2.27%) Banking
4 1 (1.14%) Back Office
4 1 (1.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (14.77%) Administrator
2 12 (13.64%) Analyst
3 10 (11.36%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (10.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 7 (7.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 7 (7.95%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Architect
8 5 (5.68%) Applications Support
8 5 (5.68%) Server Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Linux Support
9 4 (4.55%) Applications Support Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Linux Support Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) Systems Architect
10 3 (3.41%) Implementation Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) IT Support
10 3 (3.41%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.68%) CLARiiON
2 4 (4.55%) Clustering
2 4 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.27%) iPad
3 2 (2.27%) CCTV
3 2 (2.27%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.27%) iPhone
4 1 (1.14%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.14%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.14%) Replication
4 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.14%) Life Science
4 1 (1.14%) HP Storage
4 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 60 (68.18%) Windows
2 34 (38.64%) Linux
3 21 (23.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (11.36%) Debian
7 9 (10.23%) Windows 7
8 7 (7.95%) UNIX
9 3 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.41%) Fedora
9 3 (3.41%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.27%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.14%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.32%) ITIL
2 14 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (12.50%) DevOps
4 9 (10.23%) Migration
5 8 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (7.95%) Change Management
7 6 (6.82%) Configuration Management
7 6 (6.82%) Load Balancing
8 5 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (5.68%) Scrum
9 4 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (3.41%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (3.41%) Service Management
10 3 (3.41%) Business Analysis
10 3 (3.41%) High Availability
10 3 (3.41%) Change Control
10 3 (3.41%) Database Security
11 2 (2.27%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (2.27%) Workflow
11 2 (2.27%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.91%) SQL
2 9 (10.23%) Bash Shell
3 8 (9.09%) Python
4 6 (6.82%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.55%) C
6 3 (3.41%) Java
6 3 (3.41%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.27%) C++
8 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.14%) Perl
8 1 (1.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (9.09%) CCNA
2 8 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (7.95%) MCSE
4 6 (6.82%) Security Cleared
5 5 (5.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (4.55%) LPIC
6 4 (4.55%) Degree
6 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.41%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (2.27%) CCVP
8 2 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.27%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.14%) MCSA
9 1 (1.14%) MCDBA
9 1 (1.14%) CCA
9 1 (1.14%) OCP
9 1 (1.14%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 30 (34.09%) Active Directory
1 30 (34.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (10.23%) vSphere
3 7 (7.95%) VMware ESX
4 4 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.55%) XenApp
4 4 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.41%) XenServer
5 3 (3.41%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.14%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (11.36%) Puppet
2 9 (10.23%) SCCM
3 8 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (6.82%) Ansible
5 4 (4.55%) SCOM
6 2 (2.27%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (2.27%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (2.27%) Data Guard
7 1 (1.14%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.14%) SCDPM
7 1 (1.14%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.14%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.14%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.14%) WMI
Vendors
1 25 (28.41%) Microsoft
2 23 (26.14%) Cisco
3 20 (22.73%) Citrix
4 18 (20.45%) HP
4 18 (20.45%) Oracle
5 14 (15.91%) Red Hat
6 11 (12.50%) Dell
7 7 (7.95%) EMC
7 7 (7.95%) CheckPoint
7 7 (7.95%) F5
8 6 (6.82%) 3PAR
8 6 (6.82%) NetApp
9 4 (4.55%) IBM
9 4 (4.55%) Dell Compellent
10 3 (3.41%) Splunk
10 3 (3.41%) Veeam
11 2 (2.27%) Nintex
11 2 (2.27%) WorldPay
11 2 (2.27%) BMC
11 2 (2.27%) Symantec
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