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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 39 43 40
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing VMware 30 25 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.80% 3.37% 3.71%
As % of the Vendors category 7.59% 7.40% 8.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 16
Average daily rate
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£200 £340 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% +5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £194 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £395 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Average hourly rate £11.75 £15.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.19% -58.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.35 £19.10 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +18.75%
Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
395 338 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 50.00% 45.61% 42.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 140 158
Average daily rate £350 £330 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £213 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 32 46
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.50 £14.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% +11.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.54 £9.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.30 £40.30 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +1 20 £175 -48.52% 8
Peterborough +11 9 £225 - 3
Ely - - - -
Huntingdon - - - - 2
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 30 (47.62%) Windows
2 28 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 27 (42.86%) Citrix
4 26 (41.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (34.92%) MS Exchange
6 20 (31.75%) Microsoft
7 19 (30.16%) Linux
7 19 (30.16%) SCCM
8 18 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
9 17 (26.98%) ITIL
10 16 (25.40%) Cisco
11 15 (23.81%) HP
12 14 (22.22%) DNS
12 14 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (22.22%) vSphere
13 13 (20.63%) XenApp
13 13 (20.63%) SAN
13 13 (20.63%) DHCP
14 12 (19.05%) MCSE
14 12 (19.05%) Windows 7
14 12 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2003
15 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (17.46%) Finance
15 11 (17.46%) Migration
16 10 (15.87%) Firewall
16 10 (15.87%) LAN
16 10 (15.87%) WAN
17 9 (14.29%) EMC
17 9 (14.29%) SQL
17 9 (14.29%) Oracle

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 22 (34.92%) MS Exchange
2 18 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (7.94%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.94%) JOnAS
4 5 (7.94%) Apache
5 2 (3.17%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.59%) IIS
6 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.59%) SAS
6 1 (1.59%) Node.js
6 1 (1.59%) CloudStack
6 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.59%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.22%) DNS
2 13 (20.63%) SAN
2 13 (20.63%) DHCP
3 10 (15.87%) WAN
3 10 (15.87%) LAN
3 10 (15.87%) Firewall
4 5 (7.94%) VLAN
5 4 (6.35%) NAS
6 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.76%) Network Security
7 2 (3.17%) Internet
7 2 (3.17%) VoIP
7 2 (3.17%) Wireless
8 1 (1.59%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.59%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.59%) FTP
8 1 (1.59%) SMS
8 1 (1.59%) LDAP
8 1 (1.59%) ADSL
8 1 (1.59%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle Exadata
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.59%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.59%) MSI
2 1 (1.59%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.59%) AdminStudio
General
1 11 (17.46%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (17.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (15.87%) Analyst
2 10 (15.87%) Consultant
3 9 (14.29%) Administrator
4 8 (12.70%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Server Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Project Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (6.35%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (6.35%) Service Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Linux Consultant
8 4 (6.35%) IT Support
9 3 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Technical Design Consultant
9 3 (4.76%) Oracle Consultant
9 3 (4.76%) Wintel Consultant
9 3 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) Web Services
1 1 (1.59%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Clustering
2 5 (7.94%) Thin Client
2 5 (7.94%) Fat Client
3 4 (6.35%) CCTV
4 3 (4.76%) PKI
4 3 (4.76%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.59%) Replication
5 1 (1.59%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 30 (47.62%) Windows
2 19 (30.16%) Linux
3 12 (19.05%) Windows 7
4 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 5 (7.94%) UNIX
7 5 (7.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (6.35%) CentOS
9 2 (3.17%) Windows Vista
9 2 (3.17%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.59%) VMS
10 1 (1.59%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.98%) ITIL
2 11 (17.46%) Migration
3 5 (7.94%) Service Management
4 4 (6.35%) ERP
4 4 (6.35%) Business Continuity
4 4 (6.35%) Software Deployment
4 4 (6.35%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (4.76%) Data Analysis
6 2 (3.17%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.59%) Test Scripting
7 1 (1.59%) High Availability
7 1 (1.59%) Network Design
7 1 (1.59%) Supplier Management
7 1 (1.59%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.59%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (1.59%) BCP
7 1 (1.59%) Project Management
7 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.59%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.59%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.29%) SQL
2 4 (6.35%) Perl
3 3 (4.76%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.76%) VBScript
4 1 (1.59%) VB
4 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.59%) Ruby
4 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.59%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (19.05%) MCSE
3 7 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (9.52%) MCITP
5 5 (7.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (6.35%) RHCE
7 3 (4.76%) OCP
7 3 (4.76%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (4.76%) MCSA
7 3 (4.76%) CCA
7 3 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.59%) MCP
8 1 (1.59%) MCTS
8 1 (1.59%) NCDA
8 1 (1.59%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) SLA
2 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 26 (41.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (22.22%) vSphere
4 13 (20.63%) XenApp
5 9 (14.29%) VMware ESX
6 6 (9.52%) Hyper-V
6 6 (9.52%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (7.94%) XenServer
7 5 (7.94%) XenDesktop
7 5 (7.94%) UAG
8 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (6.35%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (1.59%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (1.59%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (30.16%) SCCM
2 9 (14.29%) SCOM
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (6.35%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.59%) Nagios
4 1 (1.59%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.59%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.59%) collectd
4 1 (1.59%) Opsview
Vendors
1 27 (42.86%) Citrix
2 20 (31.75%) Microsoft
3 16 (25.40%) Cisco
4 15 (23.81%) HP
5 9 (14.29%) Oracle
5 9 (14.29%) EMC
6 7 (11.11%) Remedy
7 6 (9.52%) NetApp
7 6 (9.52%) Red Hat
8 5 (7.94%) BMC
9 4 (6.35%) SAP
9 4 (6.35%) IBM
9 4 (6.35%) Dell
10 3 (4.76%) Mercator
11 2 (3.17%) Veeam
11 2 (3.17%) Lotus
11 2 (3.17%) AppSense
12 1 (1.59%) Brocade
12 1 (1.59%) Fortinet
12 1 (1.59%) WatchGuard
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
JM
Rate: £125 - £175 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Peterborough
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago