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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 14 13 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Contract jobs citing VMware 28 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 9.24% 9.14% 3.62%
As % of the Vendors category 26.92% 19.51% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 2
Average daily rate
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£183 £250 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £17.23 £16.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.53% +18.75%
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
104 82 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 34.32% 46.86% 42.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 41 31
Average daily rate £300 £328 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.39% -11.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £166 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 5
Average hourly rate £14.50 £18.11 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.94% +3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.23 £15.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.65 £43.20 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +3 23 £175 +6.06% 1
VMware
South West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 27 (65.85%) Windows
2 23 (56.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (53.66%) Microsoft
4 21 (51.22%) Cisco
5 20 (48.78%) MS Excel
5 20 (48.78%) SharePoint
6 19 (46.34%) Solaris
6 19 (46.34%) SLA
6 19 (46.34%) Thin Client
6 19 (46.34%) CheckPoint
6 19 (46.34%) Firewall
6 19 (46.34%) Fat Client
6 19 (46.34%) Cisco PIX
7 18 (43.90%) ITIL
8 17 (41.46%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (26.83%) PRINCE2
9 11 (26.83%) Linux
10 8 (19.51%) Apache
11 7 (17.07%) Tomcat
12 6 (14.63%) Red Hat
12 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (12.20%) CentOS
13 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
13 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
13 5 (12.20%) JBoss
13 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (12.20%) Migration
14 4 (9.76%) IIS
14 4 (9.76%) Citrix
14 4 (9.76%) HTTP

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 20 (48.78%) SharePoint
2 8 (19.51%) Apache
3 7 (17.07%) Tomcat
4 4 (9.76%) IIS
5 3 (7.32%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (48.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 19 (46.34%) Firewall
1 19 (46.34%) Cisco PIX
2 4 (9.76%) HTTP
3 2 (4.88%) DNS
3 2 (4.88%) VLAN
3 2 (4.88%) FTP
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Linux Administrator
2 9 (21.95%) Administrator
3 7 (17.07%) Consultant
4 4 (9.76%) Linux Support
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) Web Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) VMware Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Server Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) IT Support
7 1 (2.44%) Desktop Support
7 1 (2.44%) Systems Support
7 1 (2.44%) Support Technician
7 1 (2.44%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 19 (46.34%) Thin Client
1 19 (46.34%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.44%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 27 (65.85%) Windows
2 19 (46.34%) Solaris
3 11 (26.83%) Linux
4 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (12.20%) CentOS
5 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (7.32%) SELinux
7 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) ITIL
2 11 (26.83%) PRINCE2
3 5 (12.20%) Migration
4 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.44%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (2.44%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (2.44%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) Java
2 1 (2.44%) Perl
2 1 (2.44%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) Python
2 1 (2.44%) Ruby
2 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (41.46%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) MCSE
4 1 (2.44%) MCSA
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (46.34%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.44%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 23 (56.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.32%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.88%) Samba
4 2 (4.88%) Sendmail
4 2 (4.88%) XenApp
5 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.44%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (2.44%) vSphere
5 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) YUM
1 3 (7.32%) Puppet
2 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (2.44%) Ansible
3 1 (2.44%) logstash
3 1 (2.44%) Salt
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (2.44%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) Microsoft
2 21 (51.22%) Cisco
3 19 (46.34%) CheckPoint
4 6 (14.63%) Red Hat
5 5 (12.20%) JBoss
6 4 (9.76%) Citrix
7 2 (4.88%) HP
7 2 (4.88%) Remedy
8 1 (2.44%) Compaq
8 1 (2.44%) Dell
8 1 (2.44%) EMC
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle
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