The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 19 16 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing VMware 1 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 0.85% 5.26% 2.48%
As % of the Vendors category 2.38% 13.21% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £325 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +75.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £23.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -
VMware
Cheshire

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

Vendors Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
42 53 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 35.90% 39.85% 44.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 38 20
Median daily rate £388 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £350 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 16
Median hourly rate £17.50 £27.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.18% +45.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.40
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.44%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Chester

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

VMware
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 2 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 Chester region with a requirement for VMware.

1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior VMware Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Support Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp