The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 17 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing VMware 33 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 9.73% 6.29% 2.72%
As % of the Vendors category 23.91% 14.47% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 7 2
Average daily rate
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£190 £330 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.42% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £17.23 £14.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +19.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% +16.05%
VMware
South West

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

Vendors Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
138 76 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 40.71% 43.43% 51.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 42 28
Average daily rate £325 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £170 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 17
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.23 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.82% -8.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £17.23 £11.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.95 £19.00 £37.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Devon

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Devon region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Devon region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +4 25 £175 +6.06% 5
Plymouth -6 4 £330 -4.34% 3
Cullompton - - - -
VMware
South West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 32 (69.57%) Windows
2 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
3 26 (56.52%) SharePoint
3 26 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (52.17%) Cisco
4 24 (52.17%) MS Excel
5 22 (47.83%) Solaris
5 22 (47.83%) SLA
5 22 (47.83%) Thin Client
5 22 (47.83%) CheckPoint
5 22 (47.83%) Firewall
5 22 (47.83%) Cisco PIX
5 22 (47.83%) Fat Client
6 19 (41.30%) ITIL
7 18 (39.13%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (23.91%) Linux
9 10 (21.74%) PRINCE2
10 9 (19.57%) Active Directory
11 8 (17.39%) Apache
11 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
12 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (15.22%) Tomcat
13 6 (13.04%) Red Hat
13 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (10.87%) CentOS
14 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (10.87%) JBoss
14 5 (10.87%) Citrix
15 4 (8.70%) HP
15 4 (8.70%) HTTP

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 26 (56.52%) SharePoint
2 8 (17.39%) Apache
3 7 (15.22%) Tomcat
4 4 (8.70%) IIS
5 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
5 3 (6.52%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 24 (52.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 22 (47.83%) Firewall
1 22 (47.83%) Cisco PIX
2 4 (8.70%) HTTP
3 2 (4.35%) DNS
3 2 (4.35%) SAN
3 2 (4.35%) VLAN
3 2 (4.35%) FTP
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 2 (4.35%) Military
2 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (19.57%) Administrator
2 9 (19.57%) Linux Administrator
3 8 (17.39%) Consultant
4 6 (13.04%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Linux Support
6 3 (6.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) Web Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) Desktop Support
7 2 (4.35%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Wintel Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) IT Support
8 1 (2.17%) VMware Consultant
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Server Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) IT Support Technician
8 1 (2.17%) Server Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 22 (47.83%) Thin Client
1 22 (47.83%) Fat Client
2 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 32 (69.57%) Windows
2 22 (47.83%) Solaris
3 11 (23.91%) Linux
4 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (10.87%) CentOS
5 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.52%) SELinux
7 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.35%) UNIX
7 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) ITIL
2 10 (21.74%) PRINCE2
3 3 (6.52%) Migration
4 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (2.17%) Email Migration
5 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.17%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (2.17%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (2.17%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) Java
2 1 (2.17%) Perl
2 1 (2.17%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) Python
2 1 (2.17%) Ruby
2 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (39.13%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.52%) MCSE
5 2 (4.35%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (4.35%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (47.83%) SLA
2 2 (4.35%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.17%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 26 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (19.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.35%) Samba
3 2 (4.35%) VMware ESX
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (4.35%) Sendmail
3 2 (4.35%) XenApp
4 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.17%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) YUM
1 3 (6.52%) Puppet
2 2 (4.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (2.17%) Ansible
3 1 (2.17%) logstash
3 1 (2.17%) Salt
3 1 (2.17%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
2 24 (52.17%) Cisco
3 22 (47.83%) CheckPoint
4 6 (13.04%) Red Hat
5 5 (10.87%) Citrix
5 5 (10.87%) JBoss
6 4 (8.70%) HP
7 2 (4.35%) Remedy
8 1 (2.17%) Compaq
8 1 (2.17%) Dell
8 1 (2.17%) EMC
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle
Plymouth, Devon
Pertemps Plymouth
Rate: From £175 to £175 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
LA International
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £170 - £180 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 26 days ago