The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 13 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware 20 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 8.20% 2.48% 1.08%
As % of the Vendors category 19.23% 8.00% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate
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£190 £388 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.96% +15.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £324 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -0.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £22.00 £23.36
% change year-on-year
-2.27% -5.80%
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 Dorset region.

Vendors Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
104 75 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 42.62% 30.99% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 44 46
Average daily rate £400 £416 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.90% +9.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £210 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £550 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 4
Average hourly rate £37.00 £16.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.25% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.20 £14.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £42.25 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Bournemouth +12 16 £320 - 10
Poole 0 1 £110 - 2
Weymouth - 1 - -
VMware
South West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 23 (76.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (73.33%) Windows
3 16 (53.33%) Linux
4 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
5 11 (36.67%) Banking
6 10 (33.33%) Citrix
7 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 8 (26.67%) vSphere
8 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
8 7 (23.33%) Web Development
8 7 (23.33%) QA
8 7 (23.33%) WCF
8 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
8 7 (23.33%) Web Services
8 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
8 7 (23.33%) C#
8 7 (23.33%) .NET
8 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (23.33%) Finance
9 6 (20.00%) VMware ESX
9 6 (20.00%) NetApp
9 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (20.00%) Retail
9 6 (20.00%) NAS
9 6 (20.00%) XenApp
9 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
10 5 (16.67%) Lync
10 5 (16.67%) Bash Shell
10 5 (16.67%) Data ONTAP
10 5 (16.67%) Patch Management

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 5 (16.67%) Lync
2 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.67%) Apache
4 1 (3.33%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Office
2 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) NAS
2 4 (13.33%) SAN
3 2 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.33%) LAN
4 1 (3.33%) WLAN
4 1 (3.33%) Internet
4 1 (3.33%) Firewall
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 11 (36.67%) Banking
2 7 (23.33%) Finance
3 6 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
1 5 (16.67%) NAS Engineer
1 5 (16.67%) NetApp Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Architect
2 4 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) Wintel Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (6.67%) SAN Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) .NET
1 7 (23.33%) Web Services
1 7 (23.33%) WCF
2 2 (6.67%) HTML
2 2 (6.67%) Ajax
2 2 (6.67%) CSS
2 2 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) Windows
2 16 (53.33%) Linux
3 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (16.67%) Data ONTAP
5 5 (16.67%) CentOS
5 5 (16.67%) Ubuntu
5 5 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 5 (16.67%) AIX
6 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (10.00%) UNIX
8 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Web Development
1 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
2 5 (16.67%) Patch Management
2 5 (16.67%) Data Security
3 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.00%) Time Management
4 3 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.67%) SDLC
5 2 (6.67%) API Integration
5 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) C#
1 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 5 (16.67%) Perl
2 5 (16.67%) VBScript
2 5 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 3 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) PHP
5 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) MCSE
1 4 (13.33%) MCSA
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) QA
System Software
1 23 (76.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (26.67%) vSphere
4 6 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 6 (20.00%) XenApp
5 3 (10.00%) VMware Server
6 2 (6.67%) NFS
6 2 (6.67%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (6.67%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Citrix
2 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.00%) NetApp
4 5 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 5 (16.67%) Symantec
5 3 (10.00%) EMC
5 3 (10.00%) Isilon
6 2 (6.67%) Brocade
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle
7 1 (3.33%) HP
7 1 (3.33%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.33%) Veeam