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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 20 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing VMware 3 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.54% 2.29% 4.42%
As % of the Vendors category 7.14% 4.84% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Median daily rate £325 £180 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.55% -15.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £138 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £540 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £338 £323
% change year-on-year
+5.92% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+16.27% +1.17%
VMware
Gloucestershire

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
42 62 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 35.59% 47.33% 64.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 40 40
Median daily rate £380 £400 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.88% +16.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £475 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.72 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.86% +6.94%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 29 August 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for VMware.

1 5 (71.43%) DV Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) DHCP
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) Time Management
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Innovation Management
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) vSphere
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Clustering
5 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
5 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 1 (14.29%) Middleware
5 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
5 1 (14.29%) Firmware
5 1 (14.29%) NetApp
5 1 (14.29%) Python

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DHCP
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) NAS
4 1 (14.29%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Storage Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Support
2 1 (14.29%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Innovation Management
1 3 (42.86%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Kernel Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) DV Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) RHCE
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Firmware
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp