The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 20 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing VMware 5 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.50% 4.00% 6.17%
As % of the Vendors category 7.69% 6.67% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate
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£538 £190 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+182.89% -62.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.03% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Vendors Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
65 30 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 58.56% 60.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 15 5
Average daily rate £305 £300 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -36.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £197 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £405 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 4
Average hourly rate £23.00 £30.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% -18.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £30.00 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.50 £38.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Cheltenham region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Cheltenham region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (20.00%) VLAN
5 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (20.00%) MPLS
5 2 (20.00%) McAfee
5 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (20.00%) Altiris
5 2 (20.00%) CCNP
5 2 (20.00%) CCNA
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (20.00%) Juniper
5 2 (20.00%) Sophos
5 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) ClearCase
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) XenApp

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) VLAN
2 2 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Design Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Mac Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Project Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (10.00%) PKI
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX
4 1 (10.00%) AIX
4 1 (10.00%) Solaris
4 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
1 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
2 2 (20.00%) CCNA
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) CCA
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (10.00%) CCEA
3 1 (10.00%) MCSD
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (20.00%) XenApp
4 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Citrix
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) McAfee
3 2 (20.00%) Altiris
3 2 (20.00%) Juniper
3 2 (20.00%) Sophos
4 1 (10.00%) Veeam
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) TOWER Software
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £440 - £516 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 16 days ago