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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 33 32 56
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +24
Contract jobs citing VMware 81 61 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 5.17% 4.22% 2.87%
As % of the Vendors category 12.22% 9.58% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 36 10
Average daily rate £363 £355 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% -11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £158 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £370 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.35% +13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 6
Average hourly rate £14.50 £22.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.55% +9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £16.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £24.00 £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.88% +12.50%
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
663 637 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 42.31% 44.11% 45.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 309 333
Average daily rate £350 £350 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 36 74
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.85 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.91% +22.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £9.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £29.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Derbyshire +4 33 £389 +11.07% 4
Nottinghamshire -1 21 £250 -41.17% 4
Northamptonshire +16 15 £281 -12.10% 7
Leicestershire -25 6 £325 -7.14% 3
Lincolnshire -5 4 £273 - 4
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 103 (67.32%) Windows
2 83 (54.25%) Active Directory
2 83 (54.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (45.75%) Microsoft
4 63 (41.18%) Windows Server
5 56 (36.60%) SAN
6 50 (32.68%) Red Hat
7 48 (31.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 47 (30.72%) Unix
9 42 (27.45%) Linux
10 41 (26.80%) HP
11 40 (26.14%) Security Cleared
12 36 (23.53%) Cisco
12 36 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
13 35 (22.88%) Oracle
14 33 (21.57%) Configuration Management
15 31 (20.26%) MS Excel
15 31 (20.26%) Windows XP
15 31 (20.26%) Data Centre
16 29 (18.95%) Disaster Recovery
16 29 (18.95%) MS Exchange
16 29 (18.95%) SC Cleared
17 27 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
18 26 (16.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 26 (16.99%) SQL Server
19 24 (15.69%) Hyper-V
20 23 (15.03%) Veritas
21 22 (14.38%) Shell Script
21 22 (14.38%) VMware ESX
22 21 (13.73%) TCP/IP

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 29 (18.95%) MS Exchange
2 17 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (9.15%) IIS
4 10 (6.54%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (4.58%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.92%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.61%) JBoss
8 2 (1.31%) iPlanet
8 2 (1.31%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.65%) Apache
9 1 (0.65%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (20.26%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Advent Geneva
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.19%) Office 365
2 4 (2.61%) IBM PureFlex
3 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.65%) iPaaS
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 56 (36.60%) SAN
2 21 (13.73%) TCP/IP
3 18 (11.76%) Firewall
4 13 (8.50%) DHCP
5 9 (5.88%) DNS
6 8 (5.23%) LAN
7 5 (3.27%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (3.27%) VoIP
7 5 (3.27%) WAN
8 4 (2.61%) Converged Networks
8 4 (2.61%) Network Security
8 4 (2.61%) VLAN
9 3 (1.96%) Software-Defined Networking
9 3 (1.96%) VPN
9 3 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.31%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (1.31%) IPv4
10 2 (1.31%) iSCSI
10 2 (1.31%) NAS
10 2 (1.31%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.99%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.54%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.58%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (3.27%) MySQL
5 4 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.96%) DB2
6 3 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (1.96%) Jenkins
1 3 (1.96%) JMeter
2 2 (1.31%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.31%) Subversion
General
1 14 (9.15%) Retail
2 12 (7.84%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.58%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (3.27%) Finance
5 4 (2.61%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.96%) Publishing
7 2 (1.31%) Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Advertising
8 1 (0.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 48 (31.37%) Architect
2 30 (19.61%) Solutions Architect
3 20 (13.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 14 (9.15%) 3rd Line Support
6 13 (8.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 12 (7.84%) Systems Engineer
8 11 (7.19%) Consultant
9 7 (4.58%) Analyst
9 7 (4.58%) Deployment Engineer
9 7 (4.58%) Network Engineer
9 7 (4.58%) Security Engineer
9 7 (4.58%) Senior Security Engineer
9 7 (4.58%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 6 (3.92%) Technical Consultant
10 6 (3.92%) VMware Architect
10 6 (3.92%) VMware Engineer
11 5 (3.27%) Designer
11 5 (3.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 5 (3.27%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.76%) Software Packaging
2 10 (6.54%) .NET
3 8 (5.23%) Web Services
4 3 (1.96%) Middleware
5 1 (0.65%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 31 (20.26%) Data Centre
2 13 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.50%) Clustering
3 12 (7.84%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.92%) Public Cloud
5 5 (3.27%) Driving Licence
5 5 (3.27%) Replication
6 3 (1.96%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.96%) Web 2.0
7 2 (1.31%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.31%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.31%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.65%) Celerra
8 1 (0.65%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.65%) iPad
8 1 (0.65%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.65%) NHS
8 1 (0.65%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 103 (67.32%) Windows
2 63 (41.18%) Windows Server
3 48 (31.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 47 (30.72%) Unix
5 42 (27.45%) Linux
6 36 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 31 (20.26%) Windows XP
8 27 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 26 (16.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (12.42%) Solaris
10 19 (12.42%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 12 (7.84%) Windows 7
12 6 (3.92%) Windows 8
13 4 (2.61%) AIX
14 3 (1.96%) Android
15 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.65%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (21.57%) Configuration Management
2 29 (18.95%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (13.07%) ITIL
4 18 (11.76%) High Availability
4 18 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 18 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
5 10 (6.54%) TOGAF
6 9 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (5.88%) Change Management
6 9 (5.88%) Data Protection
6 9 (5.88%) Migration
7 8 (5.23%) Problem Management
8 7 (4.58%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (4.58%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (4.58%) Incident Management
8 7 (4.58%) PRINCE2
8 7 (4.58%) Process Improvement
9 6 (3.92%) ArchiMate
9 6 (3.92%) OO
9 6 (3.92%) UML
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.38%) Shell Script
2 21 (13.73%) Bash Shell
3 20 (13.07%) Perl
3 20 (13.07%) SQL
4 18 (11.76%) Korn
5 14 (9.15%) Java
6 12 (7.84%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.96%) Python
8 1 (0.65%) R
Qualifications
1 40 (26.14%) Security Cleared
2 29 (18.95%) SC Cleared
3 15 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (9.15%) CCNA
4 14 (9.15%) Degree
5 8 (5.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (3.92%) CCNP
6 6 (3.92%) MCSA
6 6 (3.92%) MCSE
6 6 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.31%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.65%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.65%) CCDA
9 1 (0.65%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.65%) MCITP
9 1 (0.65%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (4.58%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.96%) COBIT
3 2 (1.31%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.31%) SLA
System Software
1 83 (54.25%) Active Directory
1 83 (54.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (15.69%) Hyper-V
3 22 (14.38%) VMware ESX
4 18 (11.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 18 (11.76%) Veritas File System
4 18 (11.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 17 (11.11%) vSphere
6 5 (3.27%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (3.27%) XenApp
7 4 (2.61%) NFS
8 3 (1.96%) vCloud
9 2 (1.31%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.65%) Firmware
10 1 (0.65%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.65%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (9.80%) SCCM
2 8 (5.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 5 (3.27%) SCOM
4 4 (2.61%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.96%) Hyperic
5 3 (1.96%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.65%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.65%) Puppet
6 1 (0.65%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.65%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.65%) ThinApp
6 1 (0.65%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 70 (45.75%) Microsoft
2 50 (32.68%) Red Hat
3 41 (26.80%) HP
4 36 (23.53%) Cisco
5 35 (22.88%) Oracle
6 23 (15.03%) Veritas
7 21 (13.73%) Citrix
8 18 (11.76%) Sun
9 17 (11.11%) NetApp
10 16 (10.46%) EMC
10 16 (10.46%) Opsware
11 15 (9.80%) Dell
11 15 (9.80%) IBM
12 7 (4.58%) Altiris
12 7 (4.58%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (4.58%) SAP
13 5 (3.27%) Juniper
14 4 (2.61%) CheckPoint
15 3 (1.96%) Brocade
15 3 (1.96%) Veeam
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