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 17 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 20 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Contract jobs citing VMware 20 27 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 6.73% 13.64% 14.00%
As % of the Vendors category 13.99% 31.76% 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 12
Average daily rate
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£203 £165 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -49.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £130 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £188 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.00% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 8
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.32%
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
143 85 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 48.15% 42.93% 57.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 46 65
Average daily rate £275 £175 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -46.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £375 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 18
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £14.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.70 £27.50 £27.50
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 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 17 December 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 17 December 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
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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 -12 14 £203 +15.71% 3
Plymouth -10 3 £213 +41.66% 3
Cullompton - - - -
VMware
South West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (59.62%) Windows
3 29 (55.77%) Microsoft
4 28 (53.85%) SharePoint
4 28 (53.85%) Cisco
5 26 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 25 (48.08%) Firewall
7 24 (46.15%) Thin Client
7 24 (46.15%) CheckPoint
7 24 (46.15%) Solaris
7 24 (46.15%) Fat Client
7 24 (46.15%) Cisco PIX
8 23 (44.23%) SLA
9 18 (34.62%) Linux
10 17 (32.69%) ITIL
11 16 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
12 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (23.08%) Apache
14 11 (21.15%) Tomcat
14 11 (21.15%) Security Cleared
15 9 (17.31%) Red Hat
15 9 (17.31%) JBoss
15 9 (17.31%) CentOS
16 7 (13.46%) SELinux
16 7 (13.46%) Java
16 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
17 6 (11.54%) yum
17 6 (11.54%) Puppet
17 6 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 6 (11.54%) WebSphere

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 28 (53.85%) SharePoint
2 12 (23.08%) Apache
3 11 (21.15%) Tomcat
4 9 (17.31%) JBoss
5 6 (11.54%) WebSphere
6 4 (7.69%) IIS
6 4 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.92%) Lync
Applications
1 26 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (48.08%) Firewall
2 24 (46.15%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (7.69%) HTTP
4 2 (3.85%) SAN
4 2 (3.85%) DNS
4 2 (3.85%) FTP
4 2 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (3.85%) VLAN
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.92%) Network Security
5 1 (1.92%) PBX
5 1 (1.92%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 2 (3.85%) Military
2 1 (1.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Consultant
2 13 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (23.08%) Linux Administrator
3 12 (23.08%) Administrator
4 10 (19.23%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (7.69%) Linux Support
6 3 (5.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.77%) Web Administrator
6 3 (5.77%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.85%) Desktop Support
7 2 (3.85%) Security Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Support Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) IT Support
8 1 (1.92%) VMware Consultant
8 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Network Security Consultant
8 1 (1.92%) Linux Consultant
8 1 (1.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) Application Packaging
1 1 (1.92%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 24 (46.15%) Thin Client
1 24 (46.15%) Fat Client
2 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 31 (59.62%) Windows
2 24 (46.15%) Solaris
3 18 (34.62%) Linux
4 9 (17.31%) CentOS
5 6 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.85%) UNIX
8 2 (3.85%) Android
8 2 (3.85%) Windows Phone
8 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.92%) Windows Phone 7
9 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) ITIL
2 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (5.77%) Migration
4 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (1.92%) Email Migration
5 1 (1.92%) Project Planning
5 1 (1.92%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (1.92%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.46%) Java
2 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
2 3 (5.77%) Ruby
2 3 (5.77%) Perl
2 3 (5.77%) Python
3 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (21.15%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.77%) CTC Cleared
4 3 (5.77%) MCSE
4 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.85%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.92%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (44.23%) SLA
2 5 (9.62%) ISO 9001
3 4 (7.69%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 32 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.85%) Samba
3 2 (3.85%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.85%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.92%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (1.92%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) SELinux
2 6 (11.54%) yum
2 6 (11.54%) Puppet
3 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (7.69%) ZABBIX
3 4 (7.69%) logstash
3 4 (7.69%) Salt
3 4 (7.69%) Ansible
4 2 (3.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 29 (55.77%) Microsoft
2 28 (53.85%) Cisco
3 24 (46.15%) CheckPoint
4 9 (17.31%) Red Hat
5 5 (9.62%) Remedy
6 4 (7.69%) Citrix
7 3 (5.77%) HP
8 2 (3.85%) Sophos
8 2 (3.85%) WatchGuard
8 2 (3.85%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.92%) Acronis
9 1 (1.92%) Veeam
9 1 (1.92%) Oracle
9 1 (1.92%) EMC
9 1 (1.92%) Adobe
9 1 (1.92%) Symantec
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