The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 41 31 50
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +19
Contract jobs citing VMware 18 43 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.81% 4.25% 3.05%
As % of the Vendors category 6.43% 11.03% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 29 17
Median daily rate £350 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £233 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £480 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +225.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +2.22%
VMware
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
280 390 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.68% 38.58% 49.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 248 175
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £234 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 24
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.15 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £34.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +3 11 £525 +23.52% 9
Macclesfield -4 2 - - 2
Chester -4 1 £325 -7.14% 2
VMware
North West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for VMware.

1 17 (53.13%) Windows
2 15 (46.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (40.63%) Active Directory
4 12 (37.50%) Migration
5 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 10 (31.25%) Cisco
5 10 (31.25%) SAN
6 8 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 7 (21.88%) Windows Server
7 7 (21.88%) Office 365
7 7 (21.88%) Citrix
7 7 (21.88%) HP
7 7 (21.88%) Linux
8 6 (18.75%) Oracle
8 6 (18.75%) Service Management
8 6 (18.75%) VMware ESX
8 6 (18.75%) Unix
8 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (15.63%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 5 (15.63%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 5 (15.63%) Wireless
9 5 (15.63%) Firewall
9 5 (15.63%) DNS
9 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
10 4 (12.50%) SLA
10 4 (12.50%) NetApp
10 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
10 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
10 4 (12.50%) SQL
10 4 (12.50%) AIX

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Office 365
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (9.38%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) SAN
2 5 (15.63%) DNS
2 5 (15.63%) Firewall
2 5 (15.63%) Wireless
3 3 (9.38%) iSCSI
3 3 (9.38%) LAN
3 3 (9.38%) MPLS
3 3 (9.38%) NAS
3 3 (9.38%) WAN
4 2 (6.25%) DHCP
4 2 (6.25%) Network Security
5 1 (3.13%) BGP
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (3.13%) IPsec
5 1 (3.13%) VoIP
5 1 (3.13%) VPN
5 1 (3.13%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) MySQL
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) ClearCase
1 3 (9.38%) StarTeam
2 2 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.13%) Banking
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) German Language
1 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (15.63%) Architect
1 5 (15.63%) Consultant
2 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (9.38%) HPUX Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Enterprise Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Storage Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Virtualisation Architect
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Identity Management Specialist
5 1 (3.13%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) OAuth2
1 3 (9.38%) OpenID
1 3 (9.38%) SAML
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) Middleware
2 1 (3.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) Fat Client
2 3 (9.38%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (9.38%) Thin Client
3 2 (6.25%) Biometrics
3 2 (6.25%) IBM XIV
3 2 (6.25%) PKI
3 2 (6.25%) Smartcard
4 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.13%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Linux
2 7 (21.88%) Windows Server
3 6 (18.75%) Unix
4 4 (12.50%) AIX
5 3 (9.38%) HPUX
5 3 (9.38%) Solaris
5 3 (9.38%) Windows 10
5 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Migration
2 6 (18.75%) Service Management
3 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
3 5 (15.63%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 5 (15.63%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 4 (12.50%) ITIL
5 3 (9.38%) DevOps
5 3 (9.38%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (9.38%) Identity Management
5 3 (9.38%) Service Design
6 2 (6.25%) Capacity Management
6 2 (6.25%) Coaching
6 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.13%) CRM
7 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.13%) ERP
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.25%) VBScript
3 1 (3.13%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.13%) PHP
3 1 (3.13%) VB
3 1 (3.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) CCNA
1 3 (9.38%) CCNP
1 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 15 (46.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (40.63%) Active Directory
3 6 (18.75%) VMware ESX
4 4 (12.50%) vSphere
5 3 (9.38%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (9.38%) XenApp
6 1 (3.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.13%) VMware GSX
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (6.25%) NetApp OnCommand
2 2 (6.25%) WSUS
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) MOM
3 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.13%) SCCM
3 1 (3.13%) SCOM
3 1 (3.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Cisco
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) Citrix
2 7 (21.88%) HP
3 6 (18.75%) Oracle
4 4 (12.50%) NetApp
4 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 3 (9.38%) AppSense
5 3 (9.38%) Palo Alto
5 3 (9.38%) SolarWinds
6 2 (6.25%) Aruba
6 2 (6.25%) Brocade
6 2 (6.25%) Dell
6 2 (6.25%) Fujitsu
6 2 (6.25%) IBM
6 2 (6.25%) SaltStack
6 2 (6.25%) Veritas
7 1 (3.13%) Avaya
7 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.13%) Juniper
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