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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 14 18 33
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Contract jobs citing VMware 20 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 8.73% 4.82% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 21.98% 14.86% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
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£283 £435 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.05% +29.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -17.89%
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
91 74 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 39.74% 32.46% 45.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 46 70
Average daily rate £375 £408 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.97% +5.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £223 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 4
Average hourly rate £41.98 £12.59 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+233.57% -40.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £16.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £20.00 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.16%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 +2 15 £320 -23.80% 2
Weymouth - 2 £375 -
Poole - 1 £110 - 1
VMware
South West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 27 (81.82%) Windows
2 24 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (48.48%) Linux
4 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 12 (36.36%) Citrix
5 12 (36.36%) Banking
6 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
7 9 (27.27%) Retail
8 8 (24.24%) vSphere
8 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
8 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (21.21%) Web Services
9 7 (21.21%) C#
9 7 (21.21%) .NET
9 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
9 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (21.21%) NAS
9 7 (21.21%) Web Development
9 7 (21.21%) QA
9 7 (21.21%) WCF
9 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
10 6 (18.18%) SCCM
10 6 (18.18%) VMware ESX
10 6 (18.18%) XenApp
10 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
10 6 (18.18%) Lync
10 6 (18.18%) MCSE
10 6 (18.18%) AIX
10 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (18.18%) SAN

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 6 (18.18%) Lync
2 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.06%) Apache
4 1 (3.03%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.03%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Office
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) NAS
2 6 (18.18%) SAN
3 2 (6.06%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.03%) LAN
4 1 (3.03%) WLAN
4 1 (3.03%) Internet
4 1 (3.03%) Firewall
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 12 (36.36%) Banking
2 9 (27.27%) Retail
3 5 (15.15%) Finance
4 2 (6.06%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (15.15%) Architect
1 5 (15.15%) Solutions Architect
1 5 (15.15%) Storage Engineer
1 5 (15.15%) NAS Engineer
1 5 (15.15%) NetApp Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Wintel Consultant
2 4 (12.12%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Consultant
3 3 (9.09%) Technical Architect
3 3 (9.09%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.06%) SAN Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Administrator
4 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
4 2 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) .NET
1 7 (21.21%) Web Services
1 7 (21.21%) WCF
2 2 (6.06%) HTML
2 2 (6.06%) Ajax
2 2 (6.06%) CSS
2 2 (6.06%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Clustering
2 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (81.82%) Windows
2 16 (48.48%) Linux
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (18.18%) AIX
5 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 5 (15.15%) Data ONTAP
6 5 (15.15%) Windows XP
7 4 (12.12%) UNIX
8 3 (9.09%) CentOS
8 3 (9.09%) Ubuntu
9 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Web Development
1 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
2 5 (15.15%) Service Delivery
2 5 (15.15%) Data Security
2 5 (15.15%) Patch Management
3 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (12.12%) Time Management
3 4 (12.12%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 3 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (6.06%) Project Management
5 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (6.06%) SDLC
5 2 (6.06%) API Integration
6 1 (3.03%) Server Building
6 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.03%) Regression Testing
6 1 (3.03%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) C#
1 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
2 5 (15.15%) Bash Shell
2 5 (15.15%) Perl
2 5 (15.15%) VBScript
3 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 3 (9.09%) SQL
4 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.06%) PHP
5 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (18.18%) MCSE
2 5 (15.15%) MCSA
3 1 (3.03%) RHCE
3 1 (3.03%) MCITP
3 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) QA
System Software
1 24 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 8 (24.24%) vSphere
4 6 (18.18%) VMware ESX
4 6 (18.18%) XenApp
5 4 (12.12%) VMware Server
6 2 (6.06%) NFS
6 2 (6.06%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (6.06%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) SCCM
2 1 (3.03%) SCOM
2 1 (3.03%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.03%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Citrix
2 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
3 6 (18.18%) Symantec
3 6 (18.18%) NetApp
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco
5 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 3 (9.09%) EMC
5 3 (9.09%) Isilon
6 2 (6.06%) HP
6 2 (6.06%) Brocade
7 1 (3.03%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.03%) Veeam
7 1 (3.03%) Dell
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle
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