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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 38 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware 10 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.53% 4.88% 5.88%
As % of the Vendors category 5.46% 13.24% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 6
Average daily rate
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£285 £313 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.80% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £178 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £378 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £36.00 - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+6.32% -16.84%
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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
183 136 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 46.33% 36.86% 49.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 83 82
Average daily rate £325 £340 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +19.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £201 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £431 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (40.91%) Citrix
3 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (31.82%) Cisco
5 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (27.27%) CCNA
5 6 (27.27%) ITIL
5 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 6 (27.27%) Linux
5 6 (27.27%) Windows XP
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
6 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (18.18%) Migration
7 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
7 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
7 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (13.64%) SLA
8 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (13.64%) Firewall
9 2 (9.09%) J2EE
9 2 (9.09%) HP
9 2 (9.09%) Internet
9 2 (9.09%) Tivoli
9 2 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.09%) Lync
3 2 (9.09%) JBoss
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) Internet
2 2 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
3 1 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Server Support
5 1 (4.55%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) NHS
1 1 (4.55%) Clustering
1 1 (4.55%) Reference Data
1 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (27.27%) Linux
3 6 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.09%) AIX
7 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Migration
3 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps
5 1 (4.55%) Server Building
5 1 (4.55%) Data Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (4.55%) Release Management
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) CCNA
1 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.55%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Tivoli
1 2 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (9.09%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) Citrix
3 7 (31.82%) Cisco
4 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
5 2 (9.09%) HP
6 1 (4.55%) Lotus
6 1 (4.55%) Veeam
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day + Negotiable Depending on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day + Negotiable Depending on Experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Rate: £200 - 250 per day
Posted: 23 days ago