The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 15 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware 5 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 4.76% 4.05% 3.59%
As % of the Vendors category 9.43% 9.46% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 6
Average daily rate
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£238 £410 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.07% +42.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £335 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £449 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.63 £23.75 £20.07
% change year-on-year
-8.94% +18.33%
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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 Crawley region.

Vendors Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
53 74 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 50.48% 42.77% 25.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 49 43
Average daily rate £338 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 £21.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.25% -17.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +2.52%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 (71.43%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) ITIL
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (35.71%) SCCM
5 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (35.71%) DHCP
5 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
5 5 (35.71%) DNS
5 5 (35.71%) Citrix
6 4 (28.57%) SAN
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
7 3 (21.43%) Change Management
7 3 (21.43%) Migration
7 3 (21.43%) Linux
7 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
7 3 (21.43%) MCITP
8 2 (14.29%) MPLS
8 2 (14.29%) MCTS
8 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
8 2 (14.29%) Network Security
8 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
8 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (14.29%) MCSE

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
1 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (7.14%) MS Project
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) DHCP
1 5 (35.71%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (14.29%) MPLS
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) LAN
3 2 (14.29%) Network Security
3 2 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (7.14%) VoIP
4 1 (7.14%) VLAN
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) IT Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) IT Technician
3 1 (7.14%) Build Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Mainframe
1 2 (14.29%) Replication
1 2 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) UNIX
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
6 1 (7.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
2 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
2 3 (21.43%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Logistics
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Budget Control
4 1 (7.14%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (21.43%) MCITP
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (14.29%) MCTS
3 2 (14.29%) MCSE
3 2 (14.29%) MCSA
4 1 (7.14%) CCNP
4 1 (7.14%) CCNA
4 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.14%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Citrix
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) EMC
4 1 (7.14%) NetApp
4 1 (7.14%) Apple
4 1 (7.14%) Symantec