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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 48 25 34
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +9
Contract jobs citing VMware 6 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.82% 4.51% 3.96%
As % of the Vendors category 4.44% 11.32% 10.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 11
Median daily rate £181 £173 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.07% -13.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £136 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £348 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 £10.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.36% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.29 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+5.15% +19.04%
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
135 106 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 41.03% 39.85% 36.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 71 88
Median daily rate £338 £325 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -8.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £170 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £464 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 £11.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.21% -20.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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
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 4 May 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 23 (76.67%) Windows
2 20 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 19 (63.33%) Citrix
4 13 (43.33%) HP
5 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (33.33%) Cisco
7 10 (33.33%) SAN
7 10 (33.33%) Migration
8 9 (30.00%) NetApp
8 9 (30.00%) Data Centre
9 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
9 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
10 7 (23.33%) ITIL
10 7 (23.33%) Linux
10 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
11 6 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (20.00%) CCNA
11 6 (20.00%) Firewall
12 5 (16.67%) SLA
12 5 (16.67%) Internet
12 5 (16.67%) Tivoli
12 5 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 5 (16.67%) SAP
12 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 5 (16.67%) Incident Management
12 5 (16.67%) HP Data Protector

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 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.67%) JBoss
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.33%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
3 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.33%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) SAN
2 6 (20.00%) Firewall
3 5 (16.67%) Internet
4 4 (13.33%) LAN
4 4 (13.33%) WAN
5 2 (6.67%) VPN
6 1 (3.33%) HTTPS
6 1 (3.33%) SSH
6 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.33%) IntelliJ
1 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.33%) JUnit
1 1 (3.33%) Maven
1 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (20.00%) Technical Design Authority
3 5 (16.67%) IT Support
3 5 (16.67%) Server Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
4 3 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Network Support
5 2 (6.67%) Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Java EE
1 1 (3.33%) LAMP
1 1 (3.33%) SAML
1 1 (3.33%) Web Services
1 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Cryptography
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
3 1 (3.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (76.67%) Windows
2 20 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (23.33%) Linux
7 4 (13.33%) AIX
8 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
9 2 (6.67%) Unix
9 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
10 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
10 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Migration
2 7 (23.33%) ITIL
3 5 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 4 (13.33%) Logistics
5 3 (10.00%) Information Security
5 3 (10.00%) ITSM
5 3 (10.00%) Project Governance
5 3 (10.00%) Project Management
5 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.00%) Service Management
6 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.67%) DevOps
6 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.33%) CRM
7 1 (3.33%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) Java
2 3 (10.00%) Perl
3 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.33%) PHP
4 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.33%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) CCNA
1 6 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
1 5 (16.67%) Tivoli
1 5 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.67%) Puppet
3 1 (3.33%) Ansible
3 1 (3.33%) SCCM
3 1 (3.33%) yum
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Citrix
2 13 (43.33%) HP
3 10 (33.33%) Cisco
4 9 (30.00%) NetApp
5 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 5 (16.67%) SAP
7 3 (10.00%) Oracle
7 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
8 2 (6.67%) Sage
8 2 (6.67%) Veeam