The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 29 46 21
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -25
Contract jobs citing VMware 77 60 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.69% 3.76% 6.46%
As % of the Vendors category 10.68% 7.62% 12.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 26 44
Average daily rate
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£400 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £226 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £415 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.91% -5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 3
Average hourly rate £24.00 £12.98 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.97% -25.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £11.44 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.40 £13.50 £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.32%
VMware
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
721 787 746
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 43.91% 49.37% 51.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 366 283
Average daily rate £350 £260 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £70 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £420 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 73 102
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -46.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.17 £10.01 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £34.00 £39.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

VMware
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

VMware
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Nottinghamshire +8 23 £425 +50.44% 5
Derbyshire +14 21 £400 +9.21% 1
Leicestershire +23 15 £360 +12.06% 9
Northamptonshire -13 8 £320 -1.53% 1
Lincolnshire +8 2 - - 1
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 81 (55.10%) Windows
2 59 (40.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (36.05%) Microsoft
3 53 (36.05%) Active Directory
4 48 (32.65%) Cisco
5 46 (31.29%) HP
6 36 (24.49%) SAN
7 34 (23.13%) Linux
8 30 (20.41%) UNIX
9 27 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (18.37%) Migration
10 26 (17.69%) MS Exchange
10 26 (17.69%) Firewall
11 24 (16.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 24 (16.33%) ITIL
12 23 (15.65%) Citrix
13 22 (14.97%) NAS
13 22 (14.97%) Windows Server 2012
14 20 (13.61%) Microsoft Certification
14 20 (13.61%) SQL
15 18 (12.24%) Red Hat
15 18 (12.24%) Oracle
15 18 (12.24%) SC Cleared
15 18 (12.24%) Security Cleared
15 18 (12.24%) VMware ESX
16 17 (11.56%) Degree
16 17 (11.56%) Load Balancing
16 17 (11.56%) Windows XP
16 17 (11.56%) CheckPoint
16 17 (11.56%) Configuration Management

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 26 (17.69%) MS Exchange
2 17 (11.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (6.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (6.12%) SharePoint
4 9 (6.12%) Apache
5 8 (5.44%) WebLogic
5 8 (5.44%) Tomcat
6 7 (4.76%) OpenStack
7 6 (4.08%) Node.js
8 5 (3.40%) Lync
8 5 (3.40%) SAS
9 4 (2.72%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (2.72%) IIS
10 3 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.36%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 15 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.12%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.12%) Office 365
2 6 (4.08%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.40%) Google Apps
4 3 (2.04%) SaaS
4 3 (2.04%) PaaS
5 1 (0.68%) IaaS
5 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (24.49%) SAN
2 26 (17.69%) Firewall
3 22 (14.97%) NAS
4 16 (10.88%) Cisco Nexus
4 16 (10.88%) Wireless
5 15 (10.20%) Nortel Contivity
6 9 (6.12%) TCP/IP
6 9 (6.12%) DNS
7 8 (5.44%) LAN
7 8 (5.44%) WAN
8 7 (4.76%) VLAN
9 5 (3.40%) VoIP
10 3 (2.04%) FCoE
10 3 (2.04%) SSL
11 2 (1.36%) IP Telephony
11 2 (1.36%) Wireshark
11 2 (1.36%) Network Security
11 2 (1.36%) Internet
11 2 (1.36%) VPN
11 2 (1.36%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.44%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.76%) MySQL
3 6 (4.08%) DB2
4 2 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.68%) Big Data
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (6.80%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.04%) Gradle
2 3 (2.04%) Ant
2 3 (2.04%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.36%) Maven
3 2 (1.36%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.36%) IntelliJ
3 2 (1.36%) JDeveloper
3 2 (1.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (10.88%) Finance
2 10 (6.80%) Manufacturing
3 8 (5.44%) Retail
4 4 (2.72%) Banking
4 4 (2.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (13.61%) Consultant
2 19 (12.93%) Architect
3 16 (10.88%) Analyst
4 15 (10.20%) 3rd Line Support
5 13 (8.84%) Network Engineer
6 12 (8.16%) Technical Leader
7 7 (4.76%) Technical Architect
8 6 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (4.08%) Infrastructure Manager
8 6 (4.08%) Senior Consultant
8 6 (4.08%) Administrator
8 6 (4.08%) Project Manager
8 6 (4.08%) DevOps Consultant
9 5 (3.40%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (3.40%) Server Engineer
10 4 (2.72%) Citrix Consultant
10 4 (2.72%) Server Analyst
10 4 (2.72%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (2.72%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 4 (2.72%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.04%) Middleware
2 2 (1.36%) JSON
2 2 (1.36%) WSDL
2 2 (1.36%) .NET
2 2 (1.36%) SOAP
2 2 (1.36%) Web Services
2 2 (1.36%) XSD
2 2 (1.36%) XSL
2 2 (1.36%) REST
2 2 (1.36%) JAX-RS
3 1 (0.68%) J2EE
3 1 (0.68%) JAX-WS
3 1 (0.68%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.76%) Open Source
2 7 (4.76%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.40%) NHS
4 4 (2.72%) Clustering
4 4 (2.72%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.04%) EPoS
6 2 (1.36%) Replication
6 2 (1.36%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.68%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.68%) AS400
7 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.68%) iSeries
7 1 (0.68%) FMCG
7 1 (0.68%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.68%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 81 (55.10%) Windows
2 34 (23.13%) Linux
3 30 (20.41%) UNIX
4 27 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (16.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (14.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (11.56%) Windows XP
8 12 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (7.48%) Windows 7
10 9 (6.12%) Solaris
11 4 (2.72%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.36%) VxWorks
12 2 (1.36%) AIX
12 2 (1.36%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.68%) HPUX
13 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.68%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (18.37%) Migration
2 24 (16.33%) ITIL
3 17 (11.56%) Load Balancing
3 17 (11.56%) Configuration Management
4 14 (9.52%) Project Management
4 14 (9.52%) Change Control
5 13 (8.84%) Requirements Analysis
6 9 (6.12%) TOGAF
7 8 (5.44%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (4.08%) DevOps
10 5 (3.40%) E-Commerce
10 5 (3.40%) IT Governance
10 5 (3.40%) Information Security
10 5 (3.40%) Software Engineering
11 4 (2.72%) PRINCE2
11 4 (2.72%) Line Management
12 3 (2.04%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (2.04%) Technical Architecture
13 2 (1.36%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (13.61%) SQL
2 15 (10.20%) Java
3 8 (5.44%) Ruby
4 7 (4.76%) Python
5 3 (2.04%) C
5 3 (2.04%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.04%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.36%) C#
6 2 (1.36%) C++
7 1 (0.68%) Perl
7 1 (0.68%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (13.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (12.24%) SC Cleared
2 18 (12.24%) Security Cleared
3 17 (11.56%) Degree
4 15 (10.20%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (10.20%) CCIE
4 15 (10.20%) CCNP
5 12 (8.16%) CCNA
6 10 (6.80%) MCSE
7 6 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (2.04%) MCITP
10 2 (1.36%) MCSA
10 2 (1.36%) VCP5
11 1 (0.68%) MCP
11 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.68%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.68%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.04%) SLA
2 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 59 (40.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (36.05%) Active Directory
3 18 (12.24%) VMware ESX
4 17 (11.56%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (10.20%) ProxySG
6 12 (8.16%) Hyper-V
7 6 (4.08%) vSphere
8 4 (2.72%) XenApp
8 4 (2.72%) ISA Server
8 4 (2.72%) NFS
8 4 (2.72%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (1.36%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (1.36%) XenServer
9 2 (1.36%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.68%) KVM
10 1 (0.68%) vCloud
10 1 (0.68%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.68%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 14 (9.52%) SCCM
2 9 (6.12%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (5.44%) SCOM
3 8 (5.44%) Puppet
4 7 (4.76%) Ansible
4 7 (4.76%) Nagios
5 6 (4.08%) WSUS
5 6 (4.08%) Salt
5 6 (4.08%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.36%) WMI
6 2 (1.36%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (1.36%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.36%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.68%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 53 (36.05%) Microsoft
2 48 (32.65%) Cisco
3 46 (31.29%) HP
4 23 (15.65%) Citrix
5 18 (12.24%) Red Hat
5 18 (12.24%) Oracle
6 17 (11.56%) CheckPoint
7 15 (10.20%) Blue Coat
7 15 (10.20%) Nortel
8 12 (8.16%) NetApp
9 7 (4.76%) IBM
9 7 (4.76%) EMC
10 6 (4.08%) New Relic
11 5 (3.40%) hybris
11 5 (3.40%) Google
12 4 (2.72%) SolarWinds
12 4 (2.72%) Veritas
13 3 (2.04%) 3PAR
14 2 (1.36%) QNX
14 2 (1.36%) Apple
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