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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 28 40 29
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Contract jobs citing VMware 50 31 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 6.35% 4.01% 4.21%
As % of the Vendors category 14.41% 7.65% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 17 14
Average daily rate
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£364 £205 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.43% -38.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £175 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £324 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.93% -0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Average hourly rate £48.50 £11.75 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+312.76% -33.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £19.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+12.82% -17.89%
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
347 405 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 44.09% 52.33% 48.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 195 119
Average daily rate £350 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £198 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £503 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 36 36
Average hourly rate £12.00 £21.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.82% +31.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.49 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -10.25%

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 July 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
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 July 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 +1 36 £364 +77.43% 13
Peterborough +2 3 - - 3
Huntingdon - 1 £420 - 1
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 58 (68.24%) Windows
2 32 (37.65%) Microsoft
2 32 (37.65%) Active Directory
3 28 (32.94%) Linux
4 26 (30.59%) Cisco
5 25 (29.41%) Citrix
5 25 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 23 (27.06%) MS Exchange
7 21 (24.71%) ITIL
7 21 (24.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (22.35%) SQL Server
9 17 (20.00%) HP
10 15 (17.65%) SAN
10 15 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (16.47%) Red Hat
11 14 (16.47%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (16.47%) DNS
11 14 (16.47%) Oracle
12 13 (15.29%) SQL
12 13 (15.29%) DHCP
13 12 (14.12%) Windows 7
13 12 (14.12%) Exchange Server 2010
14 11 (12.94%) Firewall
14 11 (12.94%) Dell
14 11 (12.94%) CCNA
14 11 (12.94%) Cisco Certification
15 10 (11.76%) MCSE
15 10 (11.76%) Change Management
15 10 (11.76%) Debian

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 23 (27.06%) MS Exchange
2 12 (14.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (10.59%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (10.59%) IIS
4 7 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (7.06%) Apache
6 5 (5.88%) Tomcat
6 5 (5.88%) Zope
6 5 (5.88%) Plone
7 4 (4.71%) SharePoint
8 3 (3.53%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (10.59%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.06%) MS Office
3 1 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.59%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.06%) Office 365
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.65%) SAN
2 14 (16.47%) DNS
3 13 (15.29%) DHCP
4 11 (12.94%) Firewall
5 8 (9.41%) TCP/IP
5 8 (9.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (5.88%) VoIP
6 5 (5.88%) VLAN
7 4 (4.71%) Wireless
7 4 (4.71%) VPN
8 3 (3.53%) BIG-IP
8 3 (3.53%) Internet
8 3 (3.53%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (2.35%) MGCP
9 2 (2.35%) H.323
9 2 (2.35%) Cisco IPT
9 2 (2.35%) WAN
9 2 (2.35%) LDAP
9 2 (2.35%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.35%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (9.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.35%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.35%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.35%) EDRMS
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.18%) Maven
2 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.18%) Ant
General
1 6 (7.06%) Finance
2 4 (4.71%) Legal
3 3 (3.53%) Banking
4 1 (1.18%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.18%) Military
4 1 (1.18%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (18.82%) Analyst
2 12 (14.12%) Administrator
3 11 (12.94%) Support Engineer
4 9 (10.59%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (9.41%) Network Engineer
5 8 (9.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 6 (7.06%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Applications Support
7 5 (5.88%) Help Desk Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) Help Desk Support
7 5 (5.88%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) Linux Support
7 5 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Linux Support Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Applications Support Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (4.71%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.41%) iPhone
1 8 (9.41%) iPad
2 5 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 5 (5.88%) CLARiiON
3 4 (4.71%) Clustering
4 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.53%) HP StoreVirtual
5 2 (2.35%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.18%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.18%) Replication
6 1 (1.18%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.18%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 58 (68.24%) Windows
2 28 (32.94%) Linux
3 21 (24.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (14.12%) Windows 7
6 10 (11.76%) Debian
7 9 (10.59%) Windows 8
8 4 (4.71%) UNIX
9 3 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.53%) Fedora
10 2 (2.35%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.18%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.71%) ITIL
2 10 (11.76%) Change Management
2 10 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (9.41%) DevOps
4 7 (8.24%) Migration
5 6 (7.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (7.06%) Load Balancing
5 6 (7.06%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 4 (4.71%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (3.53%) CAD
8 3 (3.53%) Project Management
8 3 (3.53%) Scrum
8 3 (3.53%) Business Analysis
8 3 (3.53%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.53%) High Availability
8 3 (3.53%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.53%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.53%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.29%) SQL
2 8 (9.41%) Bash Shell
3 7 (8.24%) PowerShell
3 7 (8.24%) Python
4 4 (4.71%) C
5 3 (3.53%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.35%) C++
6 2 (2.35%) Java
7 1 (1.18%) Perl
7 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (16.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (12.94%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (12.94%) CCNA
3 10 (11.76%) MCSE
4 5 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 5 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (4.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (4.71%) LPIC
6 3 (3.53%) Degree
6 3 (3.53%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.53%) MCP
7 2 (2.35%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.35%) CCVP
8 1 (1.18%) OCP
8 1 (1.18%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (1.18%) MCSA
8 1 (1.18%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) SLA
2 1 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 32 (37.65%) Active Directory
2 25 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (11.76%) vSphere
4 6 (7.06%) VMware ESX
5 5 (5.88%) XenApp
6 4 (4.71%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.53%) XenDesktop
7 3 (3.53%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (3.53%) Terminal Server
8 2 (2.35%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (1.18%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (10.59%) SCCM
2 7 (8.24%) Puppet
3 6 (7.06%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (5.88%) Ansible
5 3 (3.53%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (3.53%) SCOM
6 2 (2.35%) Data Guard
6 2 (2.35%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.18%) SCDPM
7 1 (1.18%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.18%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.18%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 32 (37.65%) Microsoft
2 26 (30.59%) Cisco
3 25 (29.41%) Citrix
4 17 (20.00%) HP
5 14 (16.47%) Red Hat
5 14 (16.47%) Oracle
6 11 (12.94%) Dell
7 8 (9.41%) CheckPoint
7 8 (9.41%) NetApp
7 8 (9.41%) F5
8 7 (8.24%) EMC
9 6 (7.06%) 3PAR
10 4 (4.71%) Dell Compellent
10 4 (4.71%) IBM
11 3 (3.53%) Adobe
11 3 (3.53%) Mapinfo
11 3 (3.53%) Remedy
11 3 (3.53%) Sophos
11 3 (3.53%) Wyse
11 3 (3.53%) Google
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