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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 28 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing VMware 10 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.58% 4.17% 3.66%
As % of the Vendors category 7.69% 11.67% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 8
Median daily rate £394 £220 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.97% -30.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £168 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £355 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 £11.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.21% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+29.54% +17.33%
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
130 120 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 46.59% 35.71% 38.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 88 101
Median daily rate £350 £305 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £170 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £11.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% -14.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 20 (64.52%) Windows
2 17 (54.84%) Citrix
3 16 (51.61%) Windows Server
4 13 (41.94%) Linux
4 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
5 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (35.48%) Migration
6 11 (35.48%) HP
7 9 (29.03%) NetApp
7 9 (29.03%) Data Centre
8 8 (25.81%) Cisco
8 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
8 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (22.58%) SAN
9 7 (22.58%) Firewall
9 7 (22.58%) ITIL
9 7 (22.58%) Java
9 7 (22.58%) Perl
9 7 (22.58%) Puppet
9 7 (22.58%) DevOps
10 6 (19.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (19.35%) CCNA
10 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
10 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
11 5 (16.13%) Internet
11 5 (16.13%) Tivoli
11 5 (16.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager

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 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.68%) Apache
2 3 (9.68%) IIS
2 3 (9.68%) Jetty
2 3 (9.68%) nginx
2 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.68%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.45%) JBoss
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (16.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 5 (16.13%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (16.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 5 (16.13%) Amazon ELB
1 5 (16.13%) Amazon S3
1 5 (16.13%) Google App Engine
1 5 (16.13%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (16.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 3 (9.68%) Route 53
3 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) Firewall
1 7 (22.58%) SAN
2 5 (16.13%) DHCP
2 5 (16.13%) DNS
2 5 (16.13%) HTTP
2 5 (16.13%) Internet
2 5 (16.13%) LAN
2 5 (16.13%) SSL
2 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
2 5 (16.13%) WAN
3 3 (9.68%) FTP
3 3 (9.68%) IPsec
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.23%) VoIP
4 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.68%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.68%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Support Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (16.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Technical Design Authority
3 4 (12.90%) IT Support
3 4 (12.90%) Server Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
4 3 (9.68%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (9.68%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (9.68%) Network Support
5 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.45%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) IT Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Linux DevOps Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) .NET
2 3 (9.68%) J2EE
2 3 (9.68%) Kafka
2 3 (9.68%) LAMP
2 3 (9.68%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (9.68%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (64.52%) Windows
2 16 (51.61%) Windows Server
3 13 (41.94%) Linux
4 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (12.90%) AIX
7 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
8 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (6.45%) Unix
8 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
9 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
9 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
9 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Migration
2 7 (22.58%) DevOps
2 7 (22.58%) ITIL
3 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
3 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
3 5 (16.13%) Open Source
4 4 (12.90%) Logistics
5 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.45%) Information Security
6 2 (6.45%) ITSM
6 2 (6.45%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Project Governance
6 2 (6.45%) Project Management
6 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.45%) Service Management
7 1 (3.23%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) Java
1 7 (22.58%) Perl
2 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) CCNA
1 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (19.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.23%) MCSE
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
3 5 (16.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 5 (16.13%) Xen
4 3 (9.68%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (3.23%) NFS
5 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.23%) VMware Server
5 1 (3.23%) vSphere
5 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) Puppet
2 5 (16.13%) Ansible
2 5 (16.13%) Fluentd
2 5 (16.13%) HP Data Protector
2 5 (16.13%) Terraform
2 5 (16.13%) Tivoli
2 5 (16.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Marathon
3 3 (9.68%) Mesos
3 3 (9.68%) Piwik
4 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
5 1 (3.23%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (3.23%) SCCM
5 1 (3.23%) SCOM
5 1 (3.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Citrix
2 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
3 11 (35.48%) HP
4 9 (29.03%) NetApp
5 8 (25.81%) Cisco
6 5 (16.13%) Google
7 4 (12.90%) SAP
8 2 (6.45%) Oracle
8 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
9 1 (3.23%) Altiris
9 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
9 1 (3.23%) Symantec
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Austin Fraser
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