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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 29 30 39
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing VMware 9 25 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.28% 6.30% 0.96%
As % of the Vendors category 7.83% 16.23% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 22 2
Median daily rate £288 £266 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.98% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £138 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £474 £293
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.70% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £26.60 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-15.41% +18.22%

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
115 154 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 41.97% 38.79% 48.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 113 122
Median daily rate £350 £313 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -15.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £138 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 2
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.13 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.64% +7.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017, 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 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (45.00%) SAN
5 9 (45.00%) Citrix
6 8 (40.00%) Information Security
7 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (35.00%) HP
7 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
7 7 (35.00%) Migration
8 6 (30.00%) SAP
8 6 (30.00%) NetApp
8 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
9 5 (25.00%) Degree
9 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (25.00%) Firewall
10 4 (20.00%) Service Management
10 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
10 4 (20.00%) Cisco
10 4 (20.00%) Linux
11 3 (15.00%) Office 365
11 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
11 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
11 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
11 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
11 3 (15.00%) DNS

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 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (10.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.00%) IIS
4 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) SAN
2 5 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (15.00%) DNS
4 2 (10.00%) ADSL
4 2 (10.00%) DHCP
4 2 (10.00%) Extranet
4 2 (10.00%) Intranet
4 2 (10.00%) LAN
4 2 (10.00%) NAS
4 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (10.00%) Wireless
5 1 (5.00%) Internet
5 1 (5.00%) IPv6
5 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
5 1 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (5.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Migration Architect
4 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) IT Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) ASP Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Field Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Server Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) VB.NET Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Server Support
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.00%) iPhone
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (10.00%) Android
8 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Information Security
2 7 (35.00%) Migration
3 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (20.00%) Service Management
4 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.00%) Computer Security
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) Digital Forensics
5 2 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (10.00%) Project Governance
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) SIEM
5 2 (10.00%) Time Management
5 2 (10.00%) Web Development
6 1 (5.00%) DevOps
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL
6 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (10.00%) Python
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
1 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) CISM
2 2 (10.00%) CISSP
2 2 (10.00%) GIAC
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.00%) Terminal Services
4 2 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (5.00%) Ansible
2 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Citrix
2 7 (35.00%) HP
3 6 (30.00%) NetApp
3 6 (30.00%) SAP
4 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco
6 2 (10.00%) Apple
7 1 (5.00%) Dell
7 1 (5.00%) EqualLogic