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 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 38 27 33
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware 11 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.68% 3.64% 4.71%
As % of the Vendors category 8.09% 10.31% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 13
Median daily rate £394 £173 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+128.26% -44.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £136 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £348 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
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 £28.50 £24.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +23.75%
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
136 97 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 45.48% 35.27% 37.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 67 95
Median daily rate £350 £310 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 £11.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.17% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.00 £17.56
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.53%

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 24 May 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 24 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 (65.71%) Windows
2 19 (54.29%) Citrix
3 18 (51.43%) Windows Server
4 13 (37.14%) Linux
4 13 (37.14%) HP
4 13 (37.14%) Migration
4 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
5 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (28.57%) Cisco
7 10 (28.57%) Data Centre
8 9 (25.71%) NetApp
9 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
9 8 (22.86%) Java
9 8 (22.86%) Perl
9 8 (22.86%) SAN
10 7 (20.00%) Firewall
10 7 (20.00%) Puppet
10 7 (20.00%) ITIL
10 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 7 (20.00%) DevOps
11 6 (17.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (17.14%) Ansible
11 6 (17.14%) Jenkins
11 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (17.14%) CCNA
11 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
12 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.43%) Apache
3 3 (8.57%) IIS
3 3 (8.57%) Jetty
3 3 (8.57%) nginx
3 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.57%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.71%) JBoss
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon ELB
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon S3
1 5 (14.29%) Google App Engine
1 5 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 3 (8.57%) Route 53
3 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) SAN
2 7 (20.00%) Firewall
3 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
4 5 (14.29%) DHCP
4 5 (14.29%) DNS
4 5 (14.29%) HTTP
4 5 (14.29%) Internet
4 5 (14.29%) LAN
4 5 (14.29%) SSL
4 5 (14.29%) WAN
5 3 (8.57%) FTP
5 3 (8.57%) IPsec
6 2 (5.71%) VPN
7 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
7 1 (2.86%) SSH
7 1 (2.86%) VoIP
7 1 (2.86%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (11.43%) MySQL
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.57%) Travis CI
3 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.86%) IntelliJ
3 1 (2.86%) JUnit
3 1 (2.86%) Maven
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.86%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (17.14%) Technical Design Authority
3 5 (14.29%) IT Support
3 5 (14.29%) Server Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
5 3 (8.57%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) IT Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Network Support
6 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) .NET
2 4 (11.43%) LAMP
3 3 (8.57%) J2EE
3 3 (8.57%) Kafka
3 3 (8.57%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (8.57%) Servlets
4 1 (2.86%) Java EE
4 1 (2.86%) SAML
4 1 (2.86%) Web Services
4 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.86%) NHS
3 1 (2.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (65.71%) Windows
2 18 (51.43%) Windows Server
3 13 (37.14%) Linux
4 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (11.43%) AIX
8 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
8 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
9 2 (5.71%) Unix
9 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Migration
2 7 (20.00%) DevOps
2 7 (20.00%) ITIL
3 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 5 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 5 (14.29%) Open Source
4 4 (11.43%) Logistics
5 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.57%) Information Security
5 3 (8.57%) ITSM
5 3 (8.57%) Project Governance
5 3 (8.57%) Project Management
5 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
5 3 (8.57%) Service Management
6 2 (5.71%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.71%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) Java
1 8 (22.86%) Perl
2 3 (8.57%) SQL
3 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.86%) PHP
4 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.86%) Python
4 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) CCNA
1 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (17.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.86%) MCSE
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
3 5 (14.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 5 (14.29%) Xen
4 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) Puppet
2 6 (17.14%) Ansible
3 5 (14.29%) Fluentd
3 5 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
3 5 (14.29%) Terraform
3 5 (14.29%) Tivoli
3 5 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Mesos
4 3 (8.57%) Piwik
5 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.86%) yum
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Citrix
2 13 (37.14%) HP
3 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
4 10 (28.57%) Cisco
5 9 (25.71%) NetApp
6 5 (14.29%) Google
6 5 (14.29%) SAP
7 3 (8.57%) Oracle
7 3 (8.57%) Red Hat