The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Cardiff 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 26 21 12
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Contract jobs citing VMware 19 14 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.83% 5.65% 11.39%
As % of the Vendors category 13.29% 11.57% 22.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 1
Average daily rate
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£313 £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -31.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.89% +18.75%
Vendors Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
143 121 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 36.39% 48.79% 50.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 81 47
Average daily rate £325 £300 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £130 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 8
Average hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -20.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
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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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014, 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 26 (78.79%) Windows
2 21 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (36.36%) DNS
8 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
8 10 (30.30%) Citrix
8 10 (30.30%) Security Cleared
9 9 (27.27%) XenApp
9 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
10 8 (24.24%) VPN
10 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
10 8 (24.24%) SAN
10 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
11 7 (21.21%) SCCM
11 7 (21.21%) XenDesktop
11 7 (21.21%) LAN
11 7 (21.21%) WAN
12 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
12 6 (18.18%) ITIL
12 6 (18.18%) PRINCE2
12 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
12 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
12 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (15.15%) Fat Client
13 5 (15.15%) MS Office
13 5 (15.15%) DHCP
13 5 (15.15%) Thin Client

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Office 365
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (36.36%) DNS
2 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 8 (24.24%) VPN
3 8 (24.24%) SAN
4 7 (21.21%) LAN
4 7 (21.21%) WAN
5 5 (15.15%) DHCP
6 4 (12.12%) Firewall
7 2 (6.06%) Internet
7 2 (6.06%) Unified Communications
8 1 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (3.03%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (3.03%) NAS
8 1 (3.03%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (12.12%) Cognos Impromptu
3 1 (3.03%) EDRMS
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Wintel Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Wintel Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) SCCM Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Project Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Fat Client
1 5 (15.15%) Thin Client
2 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.03%) iSeries
3 1 (3.03%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (78.79%) Windows
2 21 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (12.12%) Linux
5 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) ITIL
1 6 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 3 (9.09%) Software Deployment
2 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.06%) Migration
3 2 (6.06%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.03%) Release Management
4 1 (3.03%) CRM
4 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) C
1 4 (12.12%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.09%) VBScript
2 3 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Security Cleared
2 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) RHCE
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.06%) MCSE
3 2 (6.06%) MCITP
3 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (6.06%) MCTS
4 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
3 9 (27.27%) XenApp
4 7 (21.21%) XenDesktop
5 5 (15.15%) Terminal Services
6 4 (12.12%) vSphere
7 2 (6.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (3.03%) UAG
8 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
8 1 (3.03%) MetaFrame
8 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) SCCM
2 4 (12.12%) ARCserve
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Intune
4 2 (6.06%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (6.06%) SCOM
4 2 (6.06%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (6.06%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 10 (30.30%) Citrix
3 5 (15.15%) Intel
4 4 (12.12%) Symantec
4 4 (12.12%) McAfee
4 4 (12.12%) Cognos
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco
6 2 (6.06%) NetApp
6 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.06%) HP
6 2 (6.06%) EMC
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle
7 1 (3.03%) Guidewire
7 1 (3.03%) LANDesk
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Rate: £100 - £125 per day
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CPS Group UK
Rate: £275 - £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago