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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 18 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware 4 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.67% 4.43% 1.82%
As % of the Vendors category 6.45% 12.28% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.00% +25.00%
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
62 57 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 56.88% 36.08% 55.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 34 31
Median daily rate £330 £415 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.48% +38.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £348 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £470 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 7
Median hourly rate £12.25 £42.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.17% +28.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 26 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for VMware.

1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 9 (56.25%) HP
3 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (43.75%) DV Cleared
4 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
5 6 (37.50%) Citrix
5 6 (37.50%) Cisco
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
6 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
6 5 (31.25%) DHCP
7 4 (25.00%) DNS
7 4 (25.00%) Linux
7 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
7 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (25.00%) HP Storage
8 3 (18.75%) CCNA
8 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
8 3 (18.75%) DevOps
8 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (18.75%) Windows 10
8 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (18.75%) SAN
8 3 (18.75%) JBoss
8 3 (18.75%) ITIL
8 3 (18.75%) HTTP
8 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
8 3 (18.75%) Python
8 3 (18.75%) Time Management
8 3 (18.75%) Kanban

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 3 (18.75%) JBoss
1 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 2 (12.50%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) DHCP
2 4 (25.00%) DNS
3 3 (18.75%) HTTP
3 3 (18.75%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) NAS
4 1 (6.25%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) 1st Line Support
1 3 (18.75%) 1st Line Support Technician
1 3 (18.75%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 3 (18.75%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
1 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support Technician
1 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) NOC Technician
1 3 (18.75%) Support Technician
2 2 (12.50%) Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) HP Storage
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
3 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 10
5 2 (12.50%) CentOS
5 2 (12.50%) Unix
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Solaris
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (18.75%) Change Management
1 3 (18.75%) DevOps
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL
1 3 (18.75%) Kanban
1 3 (18.75%) Scrum
1 3 (18.75%) Service Management
1 3 (18.75%) Time Management
2 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Kernel Tuning
3 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) SOA
3 1 (6.25%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
1 3 (18.75%) Python
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) DV Cleared
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) CCNA
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) RHCE
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) Firmware
4 1 (6.25%) vSphere
4 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) HP
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) Citrix
3 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (12.50%) Atlassian
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) NetApp
5 1 (6.25%) Symantec
5 1 (6.25%) Veeam