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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 35 40 45
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Contract jobs citing VMware 70 66 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.43% 4.00% 2.98%
As % of the Vendors category 9.32% 9.14% 6.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 34 22
Average daily rate
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£391 £250 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.50% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £200 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £393 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 11
Average hourly rate £23.50 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.68% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £13.47 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £22.85 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% +16.05%
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
751 722 735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 47.50% 43.81% 47.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 348 291
Average daily rate £375 £318 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% -2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £120 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £477 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 53 68
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.80 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £49.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 September 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
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 September 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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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 +4 24 £400 +42.85% 12
Derbyshire +12 14 £400 +52.38% 2
Leicestershire +3 10 £188 -15.73% 5
Northamptonshire +5 8 £338 -15.62% 4
Lincolnshire +2 5 £350 +66.66% 1
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 74 (59.20%) Windows
2 56 (44.80%) Active Directory
3 52 (41.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 51 (40.80%) Cisco
5 43 (34.40%) Microsoft
6 39 (31.20%) HP
7 35 (28.00%) SAN
8 32 (25.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 31 (24.80%) ITIL
10 27 (21.60%) MS Exchange
10 27 (21.60%) Migration
11 24 (19.20%) Firewall
12 23 (18.40%) Citrix
13 21 (16.80%) Windows Server 2003
14 20 (16.00%) Linux
14 20 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
14 20 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
15 19 (15.20%) Windows 7
15 19 (15.20%) Windows XP
16 18 (14.40%) UNIX
16 18 (14.40%) NAS
17 17 (13.60%) Hyper-V
18 16 (12.80%) VMware ESX
19 15 (12.00%) MS Excel
20 14 (11.20%) SQL
20 14 (11.20%) Cisco Certification
20 14 (11.20%) Red Hat
20 14 (11.20%) CCNP
20 14 (11.20%) VMware ESXi
20 14 (11.20%) Degree

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 27 (21.60%) MS Exchange
2 20 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (9.60%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (5.60%) SharePoint
5 6 (4.80%) Apache
6 5 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (4.00%) Lync
6 5 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (4.00%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.40%) SAS
7 3 (2.40%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.60%) IIS
8 2 (1.60%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.80%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.00%) MS Office
3 1 (0.80%) CATIA
3 1 (0.80%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.80%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.80%) Office 365
2 5 (4.00%) Google Apps
3 3 (2.40%) PaaS
4 2 (1.60%) SaaS
5 1 (0.80%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (28.00%) SAN
2 24 (19.20%) Firewall
3 18 (14.40%) NAS
4 13 (10.40%) Wireless
5 12 (9.60%) Nortel Contivity
5 12 (9.60%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (8.80%) WAN
6 11 (8.80%) LAN
7 6 (4.80%) TCP/IP
8 5 (4.00%) VLAN
9 4 (3.20%) VoIP
10 2 (1.60%) SSL
10 2 (1.60%) VPN
11 1 (0.80%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.80%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.80%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.80%) Internet
11 1 (0.80%) MPLS
11 1 (0.80%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.80%) MySQL
2 5 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.40%) DB2
4 2 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.80%) Big Data
5 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.80%) Gradle
2 1 (0.80%) Maven
2 1 (0.80%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.80%) Ant
General
1 8 (6.40%) Finance
2 6 (4.80%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.20%) Retail
4 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.60%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (15.20%) 3rd Line Support
2 18 (14.40%) Analyst
3 14 (11.20%) Support Engineer
4 10 (8.00%) Architect
4 10 (8.00%) Network Engineer
5 9 (7.20%) Technical Leader
5 9 (7.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (6.40%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (6.40%) Consultant
7 7 (5.60%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (4.80%) Project Manager
9 5 (4.00%) Server Engineer
9 5 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (4.00%) Server Analyst
9 5 (4.00%) Support Analyst
10 4 (3.20%) Technical Architect
10 4 (3.20%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 4 (3.20%) Administrator
10 4 (3.20%) Storage Analyst
10 4 (3.20%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.60%) Web Services
2 1 (0.80%) LAMP
2 1 (0.80%) Middleware
2 1 (0.80%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.20%) NHS
3 5 (4.00%) Open Source
4 3 (2.40%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.60%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.60%) Clustering
5 2 (1.60%) Replication
6 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.80%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.80%) Statistics
6 1 (0.80%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.80%) EPoS
6 1 (0.80%) Firmware
6 1 (0.80%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 74 (59.20%) Windows
2 32 (25.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (16.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (16.00%) Linux
4 20 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (15.20%) Windows 7
5 19 (15.20%) Windows XP
6 18 (14.40%) UNIX
7 8 (6.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (4.80%) Solaris
9 4 (3.20%) AIX
10 2 (1.60%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.80%) Android
11 1 (0.80%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (24.80%) ITIL
2 27 (21.60%) Migration
3 13 (10.40%) Load Balancing
4 12 (9.60%) Change Control
5 7 (5.60%) Requirements Analysis
5 7 (5.60%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (5.60%) Configuration Management
6 6 (4.80%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (4.00%) Project Management
7 5 (4.00%) PRINCE2
7 5 (4.00%) E-Commerce
8 4 (3.20%) TOGAF
9 3 (2.40%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (2.40%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (2.40%) IT Governance
10 2 (1.60%) ERP
10 2 (1.60%) Service Delivery
10 2 (1.60%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (1.60%) Software Engineering
10 2 (1.60%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.20%) SQL
2 6 (4.80%) Java
3 2 (1.60%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.80%) Scala
4 1 (0.80%) Ruby
4 1 (0.80%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (11.20%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (11.20%) CCNP
1 14 (11.20%) Degree
2 13 (10.40%) Security Cleared
3 12 (9.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (9.60%) CCIE
3 12 (9.60%) CCNA
4 10 (8.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.20%) MCSE
5 4 (3.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.80%) VCP5
8 1 (0.80%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.80%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.80%) COBIT
1 1 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (0.80%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (44.80%) Active Directory
2 52 (41.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (13.60%) Hyper-V
4 16 (12.80%) VMware ESX
5 14 (11.20%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (9.60%) ProxySG
7 11 (8.80%) vSphere
8 9 (7.20%) XenApp
9 6 (4.80%) XenDesktop
10 5 (4.00%) XenServer
11 4 (3.20%) NFS
11 4 (3.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (1.60%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.80%) vCloud
13 1 (0.80%) KVM
13 1 (0.80%) BlackBerry Internet Service
13 1 (0.80%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.80%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (6.40%) SCCM
2 4 (3.20%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.40%) SCOM
4 2 (1.60%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.60%) Puppet
4 2 (1.60%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.80%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 1 (0.80%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.80%) WSUS
5 1 (0.80%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.80%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 51 (40.80%) Cisco
2 43 (34.40%) Microsoft
3 39 (31.20%) HP
4 23 (18.40%) Citrix
5 14 (11.20%) Red Hat
6 13 (10.40%) CheckPoint
6 13 (10.40%) NetApp
6 13 (10.40%) Oracle
7 12 (9.60%) Nortel
7 12 (9.60%) Blue Coat
8 9 (7.20%) EMC
9 5 (4.00%) hybris
9 5 (4.00%) Google
10 4 (3.20%) Dell
10 4 (3.20%) Sun
10 4 (3.20%) Veritas
11 3 (2.40%) Veeam
11 3 (2.40%) IBM
12 2 (1.60%) SAP
12 2 (1.60%) Juniper
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