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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 27 38 22
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Contract jobs citing VMware 11 20 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.03% 4.42% 6.81%
As % of the Vendors category 9.57% 8.30% 19.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 17
Median daily rate £475 £400 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +21.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £317 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.13 £21.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.11% -5.55%
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
115 241 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 42.12% 53.32% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 188 86
Median daily rate £400 £359 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.49% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 4
Median hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -15.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.58 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.60 £18.80 £80.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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 September 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 September 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 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (50.00%) Citrix
4 11 (50.00%) Migration
5 9 (40.91%) NetApp
5 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
5 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (40.91%) Windows Server
6 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
6 8 (36.36%) Linux
6 8 (36.36%) SAP
6 8 (36.36%) SAN
7 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
7 7 (31.82%) Information Security
7 7 (31.82%) DHCP
7 7 (31.82%) HP
7 7 (31.82%) DNS
7 7 (31.82%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (27.27%) Ansible
9 5 (22.73%) DevOps
9 5 (22.73%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 5 (22.73%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (22.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 5 (22.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
9 5 (22.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (22.73%) Amazon ELB
9 5 (22.73%) Puppet

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 4 (18.18%) IIS
2 3 (13.64%) Apache
2 3 (13.64%) Jetty
2 3 (13.64%) Mongrel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) nginx
2 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
3 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon ELB
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon S3
1 5 (22.73%) Google App Engine
1 5 (22.73%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (22.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 3 (13.64%) Route 53
3 2 (9.09%) Office 365
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) SAN
2 7 (31.82%) DHCP
2 7 (31.82%) DNS
3 5 (22.73%) Firewall
3 5 (22.73%) HTTP
3 5 (22.73%) SSL
3 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
4 3 (13.64%) FTP
4 3 (13.64%) IPsec
5 2 (9.09%) LAN
5 2 (9.09%) WAN
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
6 1 (4.55%) NetScaler
6 1 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (4.55%) Skype
6 1 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (13.64%) MySQL
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.64%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Architect
2 5 (22.73%) Technical Architect
3 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Migration Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) IT Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) IT Support
5 2 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Server Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Server Support
5 2 (9.09%) Server Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) J2EE
2 3 (13.64%) Kafka
2 3 (13.64%) LAMP
2 3 (13.64%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (13.64%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 7 (31.82%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (40.91%) Windows Server
4 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (36.36%) Linux
6 1 (4.55%) Unix
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Migration
2 7 (31.82%) Information Security
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
3 5 (22.73%) DevOps
3 5 (22.73%) Open Source
3 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
3 5 (22.73%) Service Management
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.64%) Project Governance
4 3 (13.64%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL
5 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.55%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) Java
1 5 (22.73%) Perl
2 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.55%) Python
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
1 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (22.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (22.73%) Xen
3 3 (13.64%) XenApp
4 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (4.55%) NFS
5 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Ansible
2 5 (22.73%) Fluentd
2 5 (22.73%) Puppet
2 5 (22.73%) Terraform
3 3 (13.64%) Marathon
3 3 (13.64%) Mesos
3 3 (13.64%) Piwik
4 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
5 1 (4.55%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (4.55%) SCCM
5 1 (4.55%) SCOM
5 1 (4.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Citrix
2 9 (40.91%) NetApp
3 8 (36.36%) SAP
4 7 (31.82%) HP
4 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
5 5 (22.73%) Google
6 3 (13.64%) Cisco
7 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.55%) Altiris
8 1 (4.55%) Dell
8 1 (4.55%) EqualLogic
8 1 (4.55%) Oracle
8 1 (4.55%) Symantec