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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 10 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing VMware 19 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 9.79% 4.85% 4.05%
As % of the Vendors category 23.46% 9.80% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 6
Average daily rate
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£363 £238 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.63% -42.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £225 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £311 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £21.63 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-0.57% -8.94%
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West Sussex

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
81 51 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 41.75% 49.51% 42.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 37 49
Average daily rate £363 £320 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% -13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £120 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £513 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
Average hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -23.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram 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

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 30 (93.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (65.63%) Windows
3 19 (59.38%) Active Directory
4 18 (56.25%) DNS
4 18 (56.25%) ITIL
4 18 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (50.00%) DHCP
7 14 (43.75%) HP
8 11 (34.38%) Firewall
9 10 (31.25%) Finance
9 10 (31.25%) Clustering
9 10 (31.25%) Cisco
9 10 (31.25%) TCP/IP
10 9 (28.13%) IIS
10 9 (28.13%) Back Office
10 9 (28.13%) SAN
10 9 (28.13%) PowerShell
10 9 (28.13%) SCCM
11 8 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (25.00%) CCENT
11 8 (25.00%) WSUS
11 8 (25.00%) Aruba
11 8 (25.00%) CheckPoint
11 8 (25.00%) Migration
11 8 (25.00%) VPN
11 8 (25.00%) SMTP
11 8 (25.00%) FTP
12 7 (21.88%) Dell
12 7 (21.88%) Linux

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 9 (28.13%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) Lync
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (56.25%) DNS
2 16 (50.00%) DHCP
3 11 (34.38%) Firewall
4 10 (31.25%) TCP/IP
5 9 (28.13%) SAN
6 8 (25.00%) VPN
6 8 (25.00%) SMTP
6 8 (25.00%) FTP
6 8 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (21.88%) LAN
7 7 (21.88%) WAN
8 5 (15.63%) Ethernet
8 5 (15.63%) tcpdump
8 5 (15.63%) Spanning Tree
8 5 (15.63%) Wireshark
8 5 (15.63%) IPsec
9 4 (12.50%) Wireless
9 4 (12.50%) VLAN
10 3 (9.38%) VPLS
10 3 (9.38%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) MySQL
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.13%) Big Data
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) Back Office
3 7 (21.88%) Online Betting
4 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Analyst
2 12 (37.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 9 (28.13%) Support Analyst
3 9 (28.13%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 9 (28.13%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Network Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Support Specialist
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Network Support Specialist
6 3 (9.38%) Network Support
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Network Specialist
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Firewall Specialist
6 3 (9.38%) Firewall Support
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Wintel Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Clustering
2 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) BYOD
3 2 (6.25%) iSeries
3 2 (6.25%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Replication
4 1 (3.13%) PKI
4 1 (3.13%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 21 (65.63%) Windows
2 18 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (21.88%) Linux
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.25%) UNIX
5 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) ITIL
2 8 (25.00%) Migration
3 7 (21.88%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (18.75%) Server Building
5 3 (9.38%) Network Design
5 3 (9.38%) Patch Management
6 2 (6.25%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.25%) Project Management
6 2 (6.25%) Service Management
6 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.13%) SDLC
7 1 (3.13%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (3.13%) Database Security
7 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (3.13%) Malware Detection\Protection
7 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.25%) C
2 2 (6.25%) PHP
2 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) CCENT
2 6 (18.75%) CCNP
2 6 (18.75%) CCNA
2 6 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (15.63%) CCSE
4 3 (9.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (9.38%) JNCIA
4 3 (9.38%) Check Point Certification
4 3 (9.38%) CCSA
5 1 (3.13%) Degree
5 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) PMBOK
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (93.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (59.38%) Active Directory
3 6 (18.75%) vSphere
3 6 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (9.38%) VirtualBox
5 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.25%) XenApp
5 2 (6.25%) XenDesktop
5 2 (6.25%) VMware Server
6 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) SCCM
2 8 (25.00%) WSUS
3 3 (9.38%) Cacti
4 1 (3.13%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) HP
2 10 (31.25%) Cisco
3 8 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 8 (25.00%) Aruba
4 7 (21.88%) Dell
5 6 (18.75%) IBM
6 5 (15.63%) Juniper
7 3 (9.38%) Qualys
7 3 (9.38%) SolarWinds
8 2 (6.25%) Citrix
8 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.13%) Adobe
9 1 (3.13%) Sun
9 1 (3.13%) Sophos
9 1 (3.13%) Toshiba
9 1 (3.13%) Google
9 1 (3.13%) LANDesk
9 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow