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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 14 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing VMware 7 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 6.14% 7.30% 5.33%
As % of the Vendors category 13.46% 14.71% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 6
Average daily rate
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£400 £398 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +9.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £254 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £440 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.42 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+5.06% -0.39%
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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
52 68 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 45.61% 49.64% 45.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 38 49
Average daily rate £400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £170 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -27.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (38.46%) Citrix
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (30.77%) SAN
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
6 3 (23.08%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (23.08%) vSphere
6 3 (23.08%) Migration
6 3 (23.08%) Terminal Services
6 3 (23.08%) SCCM
6 3 (23.08%) HP
6 3 (23.08%) MCSE
6 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
6 3 (23.08%) DHCP
6 3 (23.08%) SNMP
6 3 (23.08%) DNS
7 2 (15.38%) Java
7 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
7 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
7 2 (15.38%) Apache

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Project
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) SAN
2 3 (23.08%) DHCP
2 3 (23.08%) SNMP
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MSI
1 1 (7.69%) InstallShield
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Online Betting
3 1 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Administrator
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Server Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Junior
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Build Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Wintel Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Server Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) LAMP
2 1 (7.69%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
1 2 (15.38%) iPhone
1 2 (15.38%) Open Source
1 2 (15.38%) iPad
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (15.38%) UNIX
6 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
7 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
2 2 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) VBScript
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (7.69%) MCITP
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 3 (23.08%) Terminal Services
3 3 (23.08%) vSphere
4 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
4 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
5 1 (7.69%) XenApp
5 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) Puppet
2 2 (15.38%) Nagios
3 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Citrix
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) HP
5 2 (15.38%) EMC
5 2 (15.38%) IBM
5 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.69%) Apple
6 1 (7.69%) Symantec