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 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 31 39 41
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs citing VMware 46 30 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.48% 3.63% 2.94%
As % of the Vendors category 12.37% 7.77% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 16 10
Average daily rate
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£363 £175 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+107.14% -44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £150 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £303 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £319 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.09% -1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Average hourly rate £54.25 £11.75 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+361.70% -24.19%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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
372 386 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 44.34% 46.73% 45.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 207 128
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £150 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 49 37
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 £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 4 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 4 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 4 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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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 +5 35 £363 +107.14% 11
Peterborough -5 3 £250 +17.64% 4
Huntingdon - 1 £420 - 1
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 58 (66.67%) Windows
2 32 (36.78%) Linux
3 30 (34.48%) Active Directory
4 28 (32.18%) Microsoft
4 28 (32.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 25 (28.74%) Cisco
6 24 (27.59%) MS Exchange
6 24 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (25.29%) SQL Server
7 22 (25.29%) Citrix
8 19 (21.84%) ITIL
9 16 (18.39%) Oracle
9 16 (18.39%) HP
9 16 (18.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (17.24%) DNS
11 14 (16.09%) DHCP
11 14 (16.09%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (16.09%) SAN
11 14 (16.09%) Red Hat
11 14 (16.09%) SQL
11 14 (16.09%) Exchange Server 2010
12 13 (14.94%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (14.94%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (13.79%) Firewall
14 11 (12.64%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (12.64%) Dell
14 11 (12.64%) DevOps
15 10 (11.49%) Windows 7
15 10 (11.49%) vSphere
15 10 (11.49%) SCCM

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 24 (27.59%) MS Exchange
2 14 (16.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (10.34%) IIS
4 7 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (6.90%) Apache
6 5 (5.75%) Tomcat
6 5 (5.75%) Zope
6 5 (5.75%) Plone
7 4 (4.60%) SharePoint
8 3 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (1.15%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (9.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.30%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.49%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.90%) Office 365
3 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.24%) DNS
2 14 (16.09%) DHCP
2 14 (16.09%) SAN
3 12 (13.79%) Firewall
4 8 (9.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 7 (8.05%) TCP/IP
6 6 (6.90%) VLAN
7 5 (5.75%) VoIP
7 5 (5.75%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (4.60%) Wireless
9 3 (3.45%) BIG-IP
9 3 (3.45%) Internet
9 3 (3.45%) VPN
9 3 (3.45%) Cisco ISE
10 2 (2.30%) WAN
10 2 (2.30%) LDAP
10 2 (2.30%) LAN
10 2 (2.30%) MGCP
10 2 (2.30%) H.323
10 2 (2.30%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.29%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.64%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (3.45%) EDRMS
6 2 (2.30%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.30%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.15%) Ant
3 1 (1.15%) Maven
3 1 (1.15%) JIRA
General
1 6 (6.90%) Finance
2 4 (4.60%) Legal
3 2 (2.30%) Banking
4 1 (1.15%) Back Office
4 1 (1.15%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (13.79%) Analyst
1 12 (13.79%) Administrator
2 9 (10.34%) Support Engineer
2 9 (10.34%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (9.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (8.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (8.05%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Architect
6 5 (5.75%) Applications Support
6 5 (5.75%) Server Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Linux Support
7 4 (4.60%) Implementation Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Applications Support Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (4.60%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.60%) Network Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (4.60%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.75%) CLARiiON
1 5 (5.75%) Clustering
1 5 (5.75%) iPhone
1 5 (5.75%) iPad
2 3 (3.45%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.45%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.15%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.15%) Replication
4 1 (1.15%) CCTV
4 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.15%) Life Science
4 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.15%) HP Storage
4 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.15%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 58 (66.67%) Windows
2 32 (36.78%) Linux
3 24 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (18.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (14.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (11.49%) Debian
6 10 (11.49%) Windows 7
7 6 (6.90%) Windows 8
7 6 (6.90%) UNIX
8 3 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.45%) Fedora
9 2 (2.30%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.15%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.15%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.84%) ITIL
2 13 (14.94%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (12.64%) DevOps
4 9 (10.34%) Migration
4 9 (10.34%) Change Management
5 8 (9.20%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (6.90%) Load Balancing
6 6 (6.90%) Configuration Management
6 6 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (4.60%) Scrum
7 4 (4.60%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.45%) Business Analysis
8 3 (3.45%) Project Management
8 3 (3.45%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.45%) Database Security
8 3 (3.45%) High Availability
8 3 (3.45%) Change Control
9 2 (2.30%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.30%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.09%) SQL
2 8 (9.20%) Bash Shell
3 7 (8.05%) Python
4 6 (6.90%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.60%) C
6 3 (3.45%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.30%) C++
7 2 (2.30%) Java
8 1 (1.15%) Perl
8 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (16.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (11.49%) CCNA
2 10 (11.49%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (10.34%) MCSE
4 6 (6.90%) Security Cleared
5 5 (5.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (5.75%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (4.60%) LPIC
6 4 (4.60%) Degree
6 4 (4.60%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.30%) CCVP
8 2 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (2.30%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.30%) MCP
9 1 (1.15%) OCP
9 1 (1.15%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (1.15%) MCSA
9 1 (1.15%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) SLA
2 1 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 30 (34.48%) Active Directory
2 28 (32.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (11.49%) vSphere
4 6 (6.90%) VMware ESX
5 5 (5.75%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (5.75%) XenApp
6 4 (4.60%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (3.45%) Hyper-V
8 2 (2.30%) Terminal Server
8 2 (2.30%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (2.30%) XenServer
8 2 (2.30%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.15%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (11.49%) SCCM
1 10 (11.49%) Puppet
2 8 (9.20%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (6.90%) Ansible
4 4 (4.60%) SCOM
5 3 (3.45%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (2.30%) Data Guard
6 2 (2.30%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.15%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.15%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.15%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.15%) WMI
7 1 (1.15%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.15%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 28 (32.18%) Microsoft
2 25 (28.74%) Cisco
3 22 (25.29%) Citrix
4 16 (18.39%) HP
4 16 (18.39%) Oracle
5 14 (16.09%) Red Hat
6 11 (12.64%) Dell
7 8 (9.20%) CheckPoint
7 8 (9.20%) F5
8 7 (8.05%) EMC
9 6 (6.90%) NetApp
9 6 (6.90%) 3PAR
10 4 (4.60%) Dell Compellent
10 4 (4.60%) IBM
11 3 (3.45%) Splunk
11 3 (3.45%) Veeam
11 3 (3.45%) Remedy
12 2 (2.30%) Sophos
12 2 (2.30%) Wyse
12 2 (2.30%) Google
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