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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 31 53 34
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -19
Contract jobs citing VMware 84 47 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 5.00% 2.97% 4.55%
As % of the Vendors category 10.88% 6.46% 8.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 21 32
Average daily rate
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£400 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £200 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 11
Average hourly rate £24.00 £13.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -28.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £12.45 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.75 £18.90 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
772 727 778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 45.95% 45.90% 51.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 344 314
Average daily rate £375 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £80 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £447 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 61 74
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £36.50 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 +15 28 £433 +57.27% 9
Derbyshire +14 24 £400 - 2
Leicestershire +15 12 £190 -5.00% 3
Northamptonshire -6 6 £338 +0.74% 7
Lincolnshire +6 3 £350 +30.84%
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (54.36%) Windows
2 60 (40.27%) Active Directory
3 59 (39.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 55 (36.91%) Cisco
5 48 (32.21%) Microsoft
6 43 (28.86%) HP
6 43 (28.86%) SAN
7 32 (21.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (20.81%) Migration
8 31 (20.81%) ITIL
9 30 (20.13%) MS Exchange
10 28 (18.79%) Firewall
11 27 (18.12%) Citrix
11 27 (18.12%) Linux
12 24 (16.11%) UNIX
12 24 (16.11%) Windows Server 2003
12 24 (16.11%) NAS
13 20 (13.42%) Oracle
13 20 (13.42%) Exchange Server 2010
13 20 (13.42%) Windows Server 2012
14 17 (11.41%) MS Excel
14 17 (11.41%) Cisco Certification
14 17 (11.41%) Microsoft Certification
14 17 (11.41%) CCNP
14 17 (11.41%) Load Balancing
14 17 (11.41%) VMware ESX
14 17 (11.41%) VMware ESXi
15 16 (10.74%) Cisco Nexus
15 16 (10.74%) Windows XP
15 16 (10.74%) Wireless

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 30 (20.13%) MS Exchange
2 20 (13.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (6.04%) Apache
5 8 (5.37%) Tomcat
6 7 (4.70%) WebLogic
7 6 (4.03%) SharePoint
7 6 (4.03%) OpenStack
8 5 (3.36%) Lync
8 5 (3.36%) Node.js
8 5 (3.36%) SAS
9 4 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (2.01%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (2.01%) WebSphere
11 2 (1.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.67%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (11.41%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.70%) Office 365
2 6 (4.03%) Google Apps
3 5 (3.36%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.01%) PaaS
5 2 (1.34%) SaaS
6 1 (0.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (28.86%) SAN
2 28 (18.79%) Firewall
3 24 (16.11%) NAS
4 16 (10.74%) Wireless
4 16 (10.74%) Cisco Nexus
5 15 (10.07%) Nortel Contivity
6 14 (9.40%) LAN
6 14 (9.40%) WAN
7 7 (4.70%) VoIP
7 7 (4.70%) TCP/IP
8 6 (4.03%) VLAN
9 5 (3.36%) DNS
10 2 (1.34%) SSL
11 1 (0.67%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.67%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.67%) DHCP
11 1 (0.67%) MPLS
11 1 (0.67%) OSPF
11 1 (0.67%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.37%) MySQL
2 6 (4.03%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.36%) DB2
4 2 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.67%) Big Data
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (5.37%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.34%) Maven
2 2 (1.34%) Gradle
2 2 (1.34%) Ant
3 1 (0.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.67%) IntelliJ
3 1 (0.67%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 14 (9.40%) Finance
2 8 (5.37%) Retail
3 7 (4.70%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.01%) Banking
4 3 (2.01%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (16.11%) 3rd Line Support
2 20 (13.42%) Analyst
3 19 (12.75%) Consultant
4 16 (10.74%) Architect
5 13 (8.72%) Network Engineer
6 10 (6.71%) Technical Leader
7 9 (6.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (5.37%) Support Engineer
9 7 (4.70%) Support Analyst
9 7 (4.70%) Technical Architect
10 6 (4.03%) Senior Consultant
10 6 (4.03%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.03%) Administrator
10 6 (4.03%) Server Engineer
10 6 (4.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 5 (3.36%) Server Analyst
11 5 (3.36%) DevOps Consultant
11 5 (3.36%) Infrastructure Manager
11 5 (3.36%) Systems Administrator
12 4 (2.68%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.01%) Middleware
2 2 (1.34%) Web Services
3 1 (0.67%) XSD
3 1 (0.67%) XSL
3 1 (0.67%) WSDL
3 1 (0.67%) LAMP
3 1 (0.67%) JSON
3 1 (0.67%) JAX-WS
3 1 (0.67%) REST
3 1 (0.67%) JAX-RS
3 1 (0.67%) J2EE
3 1 (0.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.04%) NHS
3 8 (5.37%) Open Source
4 5 (3.36%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.68%) Clustering
6 3 (2.01%) EPoS
6 3 (2.01%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.34%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.34%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.67%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.67%) Statistics
8 1 (0.67%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 81 (54.36%) Windows
2 32 (21.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (18.12%) Linux
4 24 (16.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (16.11%) UNIX
5 20 (13.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (10.74%) Windows XP
7 13 (8.72%) Windows 7
8 12 (8.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (6.71%) Solaris
10 4 (2.68%) AIX
11 3 (2.01%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.34%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (20.81%) ITIL
1 31 (20.81%) Migration
2 17 (11.41%) Load Balancing
3 14 (9.40%) Change Control
4 13 (8.72%) Configuration Management
5 9 (6.04%) Project Management
5 9 (6.04%) TOGAF
5 9 (6.04%) Requirements Analysis
6 8 (5.37%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (4.03%) E-Commerce
7 6 (4.03%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (3.36%) IT Governance
8 5 (3.36%) DevOps
9 4 (2.68%) Information Security
10 3 (2.01%) Software Engineering
10 3 (2.01%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (2.01%) PRINCE2
10 3 (2.01%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (1.34%) Incident Management
11 2 (1.34%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.07%) SQL
2 14 (9.40%) Java
3 7 (4.70%) Ruby
4 6 (4.03%) Python
5 3 (2.01%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.67%) Scala
6 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.67%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (11.41%) CCNP
1 17 (11.41%) Cisco Certification
1 17 (11.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (10.07%) CCIE
2 15 (10.07%) Security Cleared
3 14 (9.40%) Degree
3 14 (9.40%) SC Cleared
3 14 (9.40%) CCNA
4 6 (4.03%) MCSE
5 5 (3.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.34%) VCP5
7 2 (1.34%) MCITP
7 2 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.67%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.67%) MCSA
8 1 (0.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.67%) SLA
1 1 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.67%) COBIT
1 1 (0.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 60 (40.27%) Active Directory
2 59 (39.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (11.41%) VMware ESX
3 17 (11.41%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (10.07%) ProxySG
5 14 (9.40%) Hyper-V
6 12 (8.05%) vSphere
7 9 (6.04%) XenApp
8 6 (4.03%) XenDesktop
9 5 (3.36%) XenServer
9 5 (3.36%) NFS
10 4 (2.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (2.01%) ISA Server
11 3 (2.01%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.67%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.67%) vCloud
12 1 (0.67%) KVM
12 1 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (8.05%) SCCM
2 7 (4.70%) Puppet
2 7 (4.70%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.03%) Ansible
3 6 (4.03%) Nagios
4 5 (3.36%) SCOM
4 5 (3.36%) Salt
4 5 (3.36%) Vagrant
5 4 (2.68%) WSUS
6 3 (2.01%) SCVMM
7 2 (1.34%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.34%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.67%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 1 (0.67%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.67%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.67%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.67%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.67%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 55 (36.91%) Cisco
2 48 (32.21%) Microsoft
3 43 (28.86%) HP
4 27 (18.12%) Citrix
5 20 (13.42%) Oracle
6 16 (10.74%) CheckPoint
6 16 (10.74%) Red Hat
7 15 (10.07%) Blue Coat
7 15 (10.07%) Nortel
8 13 (8.72%) NetApp
9 11 (7.38%) EMC
10 6 (4.03%) IBM
10 6 (4.03%) Google
10 6 (4.03%) hybris
11 5 (3.36%) New Relic
11 5 (3.36%) Veritas
12 4 (2.68%) Dell
12 4 (2.68%) Sun
13 2 (1.34%) SAP
13 2 (1.34%) JD Edwards
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