The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 26 39 26
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Contract jobs citing VMware 12 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.15% 2.31% 4.99%
As % of the Vendors category 9.92% 5.14% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 9
Median daily rate £413 £285 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.73% -8.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £205 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £390 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £362 £336 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.65% +6.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.81 £21.07 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+31.97% +10.90%
VMware
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Vendors Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
121 175 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 41.87% 44.99% 37.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 131 86
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -7.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Cardiff region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Cardiff region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for VMware.

1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (44.44%) Linux
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (33.33%) Ansible
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 6 (33.33%) Citrix
5 6 (33.33%) Migration
6 5 (27.78%) NetApp
6 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
6 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
6 5 (27.78%) DNS
6 5 (27.78%) SSL
6 5 (27.78%) DHCP
6 5 (27.78%) HTTP
6 5 (27.78%) .NET
6 5 (27.78%) Java
6 5 (27.78%) Perl
6 5 (27.78%) DevOps
6 5 (27.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 5 (27.78%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (27.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (27.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
6 5 (27.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (27.78%) Amazon ELB
6 5 (27.78%) Open Source

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) Apache
1 3 (16.67%) IIS
1 3 (16.67%) Jetty
1 3 (16.67%) nginx
1 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon ELB
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon S3
1 5 (27.78%) Google App Engine
1 5 (27.78%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (27.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 3 (16.67%) Route 53
3 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) DHCP
1 5 (27.78%) DNS
1 5 (27.78%) HTTP
1 5 (27.78%) SSL
1 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
2 4 (22.22%) LAN
2 4 (22.22%) WAN
3 3 (16.67%) Firewall
3 3 (16.67%) FTP
3 3 (16.67%) IPsec
3 3 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (16.67%) MySQL
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
2 3 (16.67%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Data Centre Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) IT Support
3 2 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Server Support
3 2 (11.11%) Server Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) J2EE
2 3 (16.67%) Kafka
2 3 (16.67%) LAMP
2 3 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (16.67%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (11.11%) Unix
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Migration
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
2 5 (27.78%) DevOps
2 5 (27.78%) Open Source
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Project Governance
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Java
1 5 (27.78%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.56%) CCNA
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.56%) MCSE
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 5 (27.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 5 (27.78%) Xen
4 3 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (5.56%) NFS
5 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Server
5 1 (5.56%) vSphere
5 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Ansible
2 5 (27.78%) Fluentd
2 5 (27.78%) Puppet
2 5 (27.78%) Terraform
3 3 (16.67%) Marathon
3 3 (16.67%) Mesos
3 3 (16.67%) Piwik
4 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
4 1 (5.56%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (5.56%) SCCM
4 1 (5.56%) SCOM
4 1 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Citrix
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Google
2 5 (27.78%) NetApp
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco
3 3 (16.67%) SAP
4 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) Altiris
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) Symantec