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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 20 22 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing VMware 19 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 7.12% 5.64% 12.96%
As % of the Vendors category 19.79% 15.94% 36.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 15
Average daily rate
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£200 £175 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -32.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £281 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
Average hourly rate £19.50 - £16.11
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 - £15.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+13.90% -20.52%
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
96 69 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 35.96% 35.38% 35.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 42 35
Average daily rate £287 £280 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.58% -13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £450 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 4
Average hourly rate £19.50 £13.00 £17.23
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -24.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £12.70 £15.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.90 £19.20 £44.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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
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 3 July 2015. 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
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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 -3 10 £200 +14.28% 5
Barnstaple - 5 - -
VMware
South West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 34 (85.00%) Windows
2 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 13 (32.50%) Linux
4 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 11 (27.50%) SQL
5 11 (27.50%) MS Exchange
6 10 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (22.50%) vSphere
7 9 (22.50%) MS Office
7 9 (22.50%) ITIL
7 9 (22.50%) Citrix
7 9 (22.50%) Novell
8 8 (20.00%) SUSE
9 7 (17.50%) ZENworks
9 7 (17.50%) Web Services
9 7 (17.50%) NetWare
9 7 (17.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (15.00%) DNS
10 6 (15.00%) Cisco
10 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (12.50%) DHCP
11 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
11 5 (12.50%) Back Office
11 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
12 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (10.00%) Bash Shell
12 4 (10.00%) FalconStor

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 11 (27.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 4 (10.00%) JBoss
3 4 (10.00%) Apache
3 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) DNS
2 5 (12.50%) DHCP
3 3 (7.50%) Internet
4 2 (5.00%) Firewall
4 2 (5.00%) SAN
4 2 (5.00%) VLAN
5 1 (2.50%) BIG-IP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MSI
General
1 5 (12.50%) Back Office
2 2 (5.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Support Engineer
2 12 (30.00%) Server Engineer
3 9 (22.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Server Support
4 7 (17.50%) Server Support Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Administrator
5 4 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Desktop Support
5 4 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 1 (2.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) 3rd Line Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) Web Services
2 1 (2.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Blackberry
1 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Replication
3 1 (2.50%) Clustering
3 1 (2.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 34 (85.00%) Windows
2 13 (32.50%) Linux
3 10 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (20.00%) SUSE
6 7 (17.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 7 (17.50%) NetWare
7 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (7.50%) Windows XP
11 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) ITIL
2 4 (10.00%) Change Management
2 4 (10.00%) High Availability
2 4 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
3 3 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.50%) Data Management
4 1 (2.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) Python
2 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (10.00%) Ruby
2 4 (10.00%) Perl
2 4 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) RHCE
1 4 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (7.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.50%) CCNP
3 1 (2.50%) CCNA
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (22.50%) vSphere
3 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (10.00%) VMware ESX
4 4 (10.00%) VMware Server
5 3 (7.50%) Firmware
5 3 (7.50%) ISA Server
5 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.50%) XenDesktop
6 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) ZENworks
2 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Satellite
3 3 (7.50%) SCCM
3 3 (7.50%) SCOM
4 2 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (22.50%) Citrix
2 9 (22.50%) Novell
3 6 (15.00%) Cisco
4 4 (10.00%) FalconStor
4 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (7.50%) HP
5 3 (7.50%) Compaq
5 3 (7.50%) Dell
6 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.00%) Veeam
6 2 (5.00%) F5
7 1 (2.50%) IBM
Exeter, Devon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £160 - £180 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £150.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago