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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 16 18 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Contract jobs citing VMware 15 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 6.67% 5.20% 2.87%
As % of the Vendors category 21.13% 14.29% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 5
Average daily rate
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£325 £425 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +63.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £343 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £440 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £14.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
71 63 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 31.56% 36.42% 44.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 41 59
Average daily rate £335 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.81% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £103 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £484 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 10
Average hourly rate £32.00 £14.00 £11.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% +21.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.62 £13.80 £8.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.37 £14.00 £37.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 31 October 2014.

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 31 October 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
Poole +4 8 £375 - 2
Bournemouth -1 2 £230 -45.88% 6
VMware
South West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
1 15 (57.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (42.31%) Windows
3 10 (38.46%) Linux
4 8 (30.77%) SQL
4 8 (30.77%) Citrix
5 7 (26.92%) SAN
5 7 (26.92%) Validation
5 7 (26.92%) Migration
5 7 (26.92%) PHP
5 7 (26.92%) OO
5 7 (26.92%) Apache
5 7 (26.92%) UNIX
5 7 (26.92%) VMS
5 7 (26.92%) NFS
5 7 (26.92%) HTTPS
5 7 (26.92%) RDBMS
5 7 (26.92%) DNS
5 7 (26.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 7 (26.92%) Bash Shell
5 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
5 7 (26.92%) Clustering
5 7 (26.92%) SSH
5 7 (26.92%) Korn
6 6 (23.08%) Banking
6 6 (23.08%) Laravel
6 6 (23.08%) JDBC
6 6 (23.08%) Perl
6 6 (23.08%) Configuration Management
7 5 (19.23%) Hibernate

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 7 (26.92%) Apache
2 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.69%) Lync
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) IaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) DNS
1 7 (26.92%) HTTPS
1 7 (26.92%) SAN
1 7 (26.92%) SSH
2 5 (19.23%) PuTTY
3 3 (11.54%) Firewall
4 2 (7.69%) NAS
5 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.85%) LAN
5 1 (3.85%) WAN
5 1 (3.85%) SNMP
5 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) RDBMS
1 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
2 5 (19.23%) Ingres
2 5 (19.23%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) PHPUnit
General
1 6 (23.08%) Banking
2 4 (15.38%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Back Office
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Architect
2 4 (15.38%) Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Applications Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Applications Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support
5 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) JDBC
1 6 (23.08%) Laravel
2 5 (19.23%) HTML
2 5 (19.23%) CSS
2 5 (19.23%) Web Services
2 5 (19.23%) CGI
2 5 (19.23%) Hibernate
2 5 (19.23%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Clustering
2 5 (19.23%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.85%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.85%) Handset
3 1 (3.85%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Linux
3 7 (26.92%) VMS
3 7 (26.92%) UNIX
4 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
5 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) OO
1 7 (26.92%) Validation
1 7 (26.92%) Migration
2 6 (23.08%) Configuration Management
3 5 (19.23%) Change Control
3 5 (19.23%) MVC
4 4 (15.38%) Business Continuity
5 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 2 (7.69%) Time Management
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
6 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.85%) Identity Management
7 1 (3.85%) Logistics
7 1 (3.85%) Network Management
7 1 (3.85%) Software Deployment
7 1 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) SQL
2 7 (26.92%) Korn
2 7 (26.92%) Bash Shell
2 7 (26.92%) PHP
3 6 (23.08%) Perl
4 5 (19.23%) Java
4 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) CCIE
2 1 (3.85%) CCA
2 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 15 (57.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
2 7 (26.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 7 (26.92%) NFS
3 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.69%) XenApp
4 2 (7.69%) vSphere
4 2 (7.69%) VMware Server
5 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Puppet
2 2 (7.69%) WSUS
2 2 (7.69%) SCCM
3 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Citrix
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco
3 3 (11.54%) EMC
4 2 (7.69%) HP
4 2 (7.69%) NetApp
4 2 (7.69%) Isilon
5 1 (3.85%) Altiris
5 1 (3.85%) SonicWALL
5 1 (3.85%) Veeam
5 1 (3.85%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) SAP
5 1 (3.85%) Avaya
5 1 (3.85%) CA
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