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 3 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 42 51 18
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -33
Contract jobs citing VMware 59 42 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.76% 2.83% 6.50%
As % of the Vendors category 8.99% 6.38% 13.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 11 29
Average daily rate
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£360 £370 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +27.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £248 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £423 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 13
Average hourly rate £19.00 £27.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.90% -9.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £11.40 £13.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £29.60 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £21.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%
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
656 658 591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 41.84% 44.34% 46.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 293 241
Average daily rate £350 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £70 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 76 77
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -52.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £9.90 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.10 £37.15 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 3 March 2015.

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
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 3 March 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
Leicestershire +14 17 £350 +27.27% 3
Derbyshire +22 15 £435 +12.25% 4
Nottinghamshire -11 14 £488 +31.75% 7
Northamptonshire -2 9 £363 - 4
Lincolnshire -6 2 - - 2
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 85 (57.82%) Windows
2 58 (39.46%) Active Directory
3 55 (37.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 54 (36.73%) Microsoft
5 39 (26.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 34 (23.13%) Linux
6 34 (23.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (22.45%) UNIX
8 32 (21.77%) Cisco
9 31 (21.09%) HP
10 29 (19.73%) Migration
11 26 (17.69%) SAN
12 25 (17.01%) Configuration Management
13 24 (16.33%) MS Exchange
13 24 (16.33%) Security Cleared
13 24 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012
14 23 (15.65%) SC Cleared
14 23 (15.65%) VMware ESX
14 23 (15.65%) Citrix
15 22 (14.97%) Windows XP
16 20 (13.61%) Red Hat
16 20 (13.61%) SQL
17 19 (12.93%) Manufacturing
17 19 (12.93%) Requirements Analysis
18 18 (12.24%) Firewall
18 18 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
19 17 (11.56%) Analytical Skills
20 15 (10.20%) ITIL
21 14 (9.52%) Java
21 14 (9.52%) DNS

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 24 (16.33%) MS Exchange
2 11 (7.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (6.12%) Node.js
3 9 (6.12%) OpenStack
3 9 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (5.44%) Lync
5 7 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 7 (4.76%) Office Communications Server
6 6 (4.08%) WebLogic
6 6 (4.08%) IIS
7 5 (3.40%) Apache
7 5 (3.40%) Tomcat
8 3 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.36%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.36%) SAS
9 2 (1.36%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.36%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 13 (8.84%) MS Office
2 9 (6.12%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.80%) Office 365
3 9 (6.12%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.36%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.68%) GitHub
5 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.68%) SaaS
5 1 (0.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (17.69%) SAN
2 18 (12.24%) Firewall
3 14 (9.52%) NAS
3 14 (9.52%) DNS
3 14 (9.52%) TCP/IP
4 13 (8.84%) WAN
5 10 (6.80%) LAN
5 10 (6.80%) Wireless
6 8 (5.44%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (4.76%) Nortel Contivity
7 7 (4.76%) VLAN
8 6 (4.08%) VoIP
9 4 (2.72%) DHCP
9 4 (2.72%) IP Telephony
10 3 (2.04%) FCoE
10 3 (2.04%) Ethernet
10 3 (2.04%) Wireshark
10 3 (2.04%) Internet
11 2 (1.36%) SSL
11 2 (1.36%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.72%) MySQL
3 3 (2.04%) DB2
4 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (7.48%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.04%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.36%) Ant
3 2 (1.36%) Gradle
3 2 (1.36%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.36%) IntelliJ
3 2 (1.36%) JDeveloper
3 2 (1.36%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.68%) Subversion
4 1 (0.68%) Maven
4 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.68%) ClearCase
General
1 19 (12.93%) Manufacturing
2 11 (7.48%) Finance
3 5 (3.40%) Retail
4 4 (2.72%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.04%) Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (14.29%) Consultant
2 17 (11.56%) 3rd Line Support
3 16 (10.88%) Architect
4 14 (9.52%) Technical Leader
5 11 (7.48%) Administrator
6 10 (6.80%) Analyst
7 9 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support
7 9 (6.12%) Senior Consultant
7 9 (6.12%) DevOps Consultant
8 8 (5.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (4.76%) Network Engineer
9 7 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
10 6 (4.08%) AIX Administrator
10 6 (4.08%) Support Analyst
11 5 (3.40%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (3.40%) Developer
11 5 (3.40%) Project Manager
11 5 (3.40%) SAP Administrator
11 5 (3.40%) Citrix Consultant
11 5 (3.40%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.36%) .NET
1 2 (1.36%) SOAP
1 2 (1.36%) XSD
1 2 (1.36%) XSL
1 2 (1.36%) WSDL
1 2 (1.36%) Middleware
1 2 (1.36%) JSON
1 2 (1.36%) REST
1 2 (1.36%) JAX-RS
2 1 (0.68%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.56%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.44%) Clustering
3 5 (3.40%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.40%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.72%) Open Source
5 3 (2.04%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.04%) EPoS
6 2 (1.36%) Replication
7 1 (0.68%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.68%) AS400
7 1 (0.68%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.68%) FMCG
7 1 (0.68%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 85 (57.82%) Windows
2 39 (26.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 34 (23.13%) Linux
3 34 (23.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (22.45%) UNIX
5 24 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (14.97%) Windows XP
7 12 (8.16%) Windows 7
8 9 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (5.44%) Solaris
9 8 (5.44%) AIX
10 5 (3.40%) Windows 2000
11 4 (2.72%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (2.72%) Windows 8
12 3 (2.04%) VxWorks
13 2 (1.36%) HPUX
14 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.68%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (19.73%) Migration
2 25 (17.01%) Configuration Management
3 19 (12.93%) Requirements Analysis
4 15 (10.20%) ITIL
5 12 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (6.80%) Project Management
7 9 (6.12%) Load Balancing
7 9 (6.12%) DevOps
8 6 (4.08%) Change Control
8 6 (4.08%) SAP Implementation
8 6 (4.08%) TOGAF
8 6 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (4.08%) Information Security
9 5 (3.40%) PRINCE2
10 4 (2.72%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (2.72%) Change Management
10 4 (2.72%) Software Engineering
11 3 (2.04%) Performance Management
11 3 (2.04%) Line Management
11 3 (2.04%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (13.61%) SQL
2 14 (9.52%) Java
3 10 (6.80%) Ruby
4 9 (6.12%) Python
5 4 (2.72%) C
6 3 (2.04%) C++
6 3 (2.04%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.36%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.36%) C#
8 1 (0.68%) Perl
8 1 (0.68%) REXX
8 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (16.33%) Security Cleared
2 23 (15.65%) SC Cleared
3 18 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (8.16%) Degree
5 9 (6.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (6.12%) MCSE
6 8 (5.44%) CCNP
6 8 (5.44%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (4.76%) CCIE
8 5 (3.40%) MCITP
8 5 (3.40%) CCNA
9 4 (2.72%) VCP4
10 2 (1.36%) VCP5
10 2 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (1.36%) MCSA
10 2 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (1.36%) PMP
10 2 (1.36%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.68%) MCP
11 1 (0.68%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.04%) SLA
2 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.68%) COBIT
2 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 58 (39.46%) Active Directory
2 55 (37.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (15.65%) VMware ESX
4 13 (8.84%) Hyper-V
5 9 (6.12%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (5.44%) vSphere
7 7 (4.76%) ProxySG
8 5 (3.40%) ISA Server
8 5 (3.40%) Forefront TMG
9 4 (2.72%) Terminal Services
10 3 (2.04%) NFS
11 2 (1.36%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.68%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.68%) XenApp
12 1 (0.68%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.68%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 13 (8.84%) SCCM
1 13 (8.84%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (6.80%) Puppet
2 10 (6.80%) Nagios
2 10 (6.80%) Ansible
3 9 (6.12%) Salt
3 9 (6.12%) Vagrant
4 7 (4.76%) SCOM
5 6 (4.08%) WSUS
6 2 (1.36%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.36%) WMI
6 2 (1.36%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (1.36%) HP SIM
6 2 (1.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.68%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.68%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.68%) CA Endevor
7 1 (0.68%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 54 (36.73%) Microsoft
2 32 (21.77%) Cisco
3 31 (21.09%) HP
4 23 (15.65%) Citrix
5 20 (13.61%) Red Hat
6 11 (7.48%) Oracle
7 9 (6.12%) CheckPoint
7 9 (6.12%) New Relic
8 8 (5.44%) NetApp
9 7 (4.76%) Nortel
9 7 (4.76%) SAP
9 7 (4.76%) IBM
9 7 (4.76%) Blue Coat
10 6 (4.08%) EMC
11 4 (2.72%) Veeam
12 3 (2.04%) SolarWinds
12 3 (2.04%) 3PAR
12 3 (2.04%) QNX
12 3 (2.04%) Veritas
13 2 (1.36%) Lotus
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