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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 18 7 24
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +17
Contract jobs citing VMware 10 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 5.00% 10.22% 3.69%
As % of the Vendors category 10.53% 26.39% 8.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 6
Average daily rate
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- £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
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
95 72 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 47.50% 38.71% 45.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 42 56
Average daily rate £350 £425 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £290 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £551 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 6
Average hourly rate £19.00 £37.50 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.33% -21.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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
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 22 May 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 4 - - 7
Weymouth - 3 - -
VMware
South West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 15 (75.00%) Windows
1 15 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (45.00%) Time Management
2 9 (45.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (45.00%) VMware Server
3 8 (40.00%) Linux
4 7 (35.00%) Banking
4 7 (35.00%) Retail
5 6 (30.00%) Migration
5 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (30.00%) NAS
5 6 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (25.00%) Isilon
6 5 (25.00%) Performance Management
6 5 (25.00%) IaaS
6 5 (25.00%) EMC
6 5 (25.00%) Citrix
6 5 (25.00%) UNIX
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (25.00%) NetApp
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (20.00%) Symantec
7 4 (20.00%) Cisco
7 4 (20.00%) AIX
7 4 (20.00%) MCSE
7 4 (20.00%) SCCM
8 3 (15.00%) Lync
8 3 (15.00%) MCSA
8 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (15.00%) SharePoint

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (15.00%) Lync
1 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (5.00%) JBoss
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) NAS
2 2 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (35.00%) Banking
1 7 (35.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Backup Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Wintel Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Wintel Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Linux
3 5 (25.00%) UNIX
4 4 (20.00%) AIX
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Time Management
1 9 (45.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (30.00%) Migration
2 6 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (20.00%) MCSE
2 3 (15.00%) MCSA
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (45.00%) VMware Server
3 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.00%) XenApp
4 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Isilon
1 5 (25.00%) EMC
1 5 (25.00%) Citrix
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (25.00%) NetApp
2 4 (20.00%) Symantec
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Dell
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle