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 17 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 26 27 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing VMware 8 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.24% 1.69% 2.78%
As % of the Vendors category 10.81% 3.85% 7.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £311 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.44% +19.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% +16.05%
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
74 78 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 29.96% 44.07% 39.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 46 60
Average daily rate £400 £393 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +22.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 10
Average hourly rate £16.62 £21.00 £10.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.88% +91.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.17 £14.98 £8.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.99 £24.00 £33.69
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 £375 - 4
Bournemouth - - - - 4
VMware
South West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 18 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 10 (38.46%) Linux
4 9 (34.62%) UNIX
5 7 (26.92%) SQL
5 7 (26.92%) Citrix
6 6 (23.08%) EMC
6 6 (23.08%) Migration
6 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (23.08%) Banking
7 5 (19.23%) Clustering
7 5 (19.23%) SSH
7 5 (19.23%) Korn
7 5 (19.23%) VMware Server
7 5 (19.23%) Time Management
7 5 (19.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 5 (19.23%) Bash Shell
7 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
7 5 (19.23%) Project Management
7 5 (19.23%) Validation
7 5 (19.23%) SAN
7 5 (19.23%) PHP
7 5 (19.23%) OO
7 5 (19.23%) Apache
7 5 (19.23%) VMS
7 5 (19.23%) NFS
7 5 (19.23%) DNS
7 5 (19.23%) HTTPS
7 5 (19.23%) RDBMS

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 5 (19.23%) Apache
2 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 3 (11.54%) Lync
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Office 365
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) SSH
1 5 (19.23%) SAN
1 5 (19.23%) DNS
1 5 (19.23%) HTTPS
2 3 (11.54%) PuTTY
3 2 (7.69%) Firewall
3 2 (7.69%) NAS
4 1 (3.85%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
1 5 (19.23%) RDBMS
2 3 (11.54%) JasperReports
2 3 (11.54%) Ingres
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.85%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) PHPUnit
General
1 6 (23.08%) Banking
2 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.54%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Back Office
4 1 (3.85%) Electronics
4 1 (3.85%) Finance
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Architect
2 3 (11.54%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) Applications Developer
2 3 (11.54%) Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Technical Architect
3 2 (7.69%) Applications Architect
3 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Backup Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Virtualisation Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (3.85%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco Specialist
4 1 (3.85%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Administrator
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) JDBC
1 4 (15.38%) Laravel
2 3 (11.54%) DAO
2 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
2 3 (11.54%) CGI
2 3 (11.54%) HTML
2 3 (11.54%) Web Services
2 3 (11.54%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Clustering
2 3 (11.54%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.85%) Firmware
3 1 (3.85%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Linux
3 9 (34.62%) UNIX
4 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (19.23%) VMS
6 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Migration
2 5 (19.23%) Time Management
2 5 (19.23%) Project Management
2 5 (19.23%) Validation
2 5 (19.23%) OO
3 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (15.38%) Identity Management
4 3 (11.54%) Change Control
4 3 (11.54%) Business Continuity
4 3 (11.54%) MVC
4 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
5 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.85%) Logistics
6 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) Korn
2 5 (19.23%) Bash Shell
2 5 (19.23%) PHP
3 4 (15.38%) Perl
4 3 (11.54%) Java
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (7.69%) VCP5
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) CCA
3 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 18 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 5 (19.23%) VMware Server
3 5 (19.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (19.23%) NFS
4 4 (15.38%) vSphere
5 3 (11.54%) XenApp
5 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Citrix
2 6 (23.08%) EMC
3 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 4 (15.38%) Avaya
5 3 (11.54%) Symantec
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco
6 2 (7.69%) SAP
6 2 (7.69%) NetApp
6 2 (7.69%) Isilon
6 2 (7.69%) FalconStor
7 1 (3.85%) Veeam
7 1 (3.85%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.85%) IBM
7 1 (3.85%) Sun
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