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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 36 61 32
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -29
Contract jobs citing VMware 68 40 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.90% 2.52% 4.74%
As % of the Vendors category 8.73% 6.02% 10.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 17 24
Average daily rate
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£363 £350 £264
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +32.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £149 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £393 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 10
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.25 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.30% -51.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £12.25 £14.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £14.25 £30.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.13 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.24% -6.11%
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
779 664 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 44.69% 41.81% 43.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 269 237
Average daily rate £363 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £110 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 92 52
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -15.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £45.00 £29.10
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 24 April 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
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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 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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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 -1 22 £325 -7.14% 7
Derbyshire +21 21 £425 +9.67% 9
Northamptonshire +5 16 £400 - 8
Leicestershire 0 4 £220 -20.00% 5
Lincolnshire +6 3 £425 -
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 86 (65.15%) Windows
2 56 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (40.91%) Active Directory
4 48 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 41 (31.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (29.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 34 (25.76%) Linux
8 30 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 28 (21.21%) Cisco
10 26 (19.70%) MS Exchange
11 24 (18.18%) Citrix
12 22 (16.67%) HP
12 22 (16.67%) DNS
12 22 (16.67%) UNIX
12 22 (16.67%) SQL
12 22 (16.67%) Hyper-V
13 21 (15.91%) SAN
13 21 (15.91%) Migration
14 19 (14.39%) Security Cleared
14 19 (14.39%) Red Hat
14 19 (14.39%) Configuration Management
15 18 (13.64%) Firewall
16 17 (12.88%) VMware ESX
16 17 (12.88%) TCP/IP
17 16 (12.12%) MS Office
17 16 (12.12%) SC Cleared
18 15 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
19 14 (10.61%) WAN
19 14 (10.61%) Windows XP
19 14 (10.61%) Manufacturing

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 26 (19.70%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (6.82%) SharePoint
3 9 (6.82%) Apache
3 9 (6.82%) Tomcat
3 9 (6.82%) Lync
4 7 (5.30%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (5.30%) Office Communications Server
4 7 (5.30%) IIS
4 7 (5.30%) OpenStack
5 5 (3.79%) Node.js
5 5 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (3.03%) Apache Solr
6 4 (3.03%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.27%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (2.27%) iPlanet
7 3 (2.27%) JBoss
7 3 (2.27%) IBM Notes
7 3 (2.27%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 16 (12.12%) MS Office
2 9 (6.82%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.52%) MS Project
4 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.82%) Office 365
2 8 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.79%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (3.79%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.76%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.76%) SaaS
4 1 (0.76%) PaaS
4 1 (0.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (16.67%) DNS
2 21 (15.91%) SAN
3 18 (13.64%) Firewall
4 17 (12.88%) TCP/IP
5 14 (10.61%) WAN
6 8 (6.06%) LAN
6 8 (6.06%) VLAN
7 7 (5.30%) IP Telephony
7 7 (5.30%) NAS
8 6 (4.55%) FCoE
8 6 (4.55%) Wireless
9 5 (3.79%) DHCP
10 4 (3.03%) HTTPS
10 4 (3.03%) SMTP
10 4 (3.03%) FTP
10 4 (3.03%) HTTP
10 4 (3.03%) iSCSI
11 3 (2.27%) Wireshark
11 3 (2.27%) Internet
11 3 (2.27%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.55%) MySQL
3 4 (3.03%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.27%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.52%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.76%) Subversion
4 1 (0.76%) JDeveloper
4 1 (0.76%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.76%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.76%) Ant
4 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.76%) Gradle
General
1 14 (10.61%) Manufacturing
2 7 (5.30%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.55%) Finance
4 5 (3.79%) Retail
5 2 (1.52%) Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support
2 11 (8.33%) Support Engineer
2 11 (8.33%) Administrator
2 11 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 11 (8.33%) Analyst
3 10 (7.58%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (6.82%) Architect
4 9 (6.82%) Project Manager
4 9 (6.82%) Consultant
5 8 (6.06%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 8 (6.06%) Linux Administrator
6 7 (5.30%) Technical Leader
6 7 (5.30%) Support Analyst
6 7 (5.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (4.55%) VMware Engineer
7 6 (4.55%) AIX Administrator
7 6 (4.55%) Server Engineer
8 5 (3.79%) SAP Administrator
8 5 (3.79%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.27%) J2EE
2 2 (1.52%) .NET
3 1 (0.76%) JSON
3 1 (0.76%) WSDL
3 1 (0.76%) SOAP
3 1 (0.76%) XSD
3 1 (0.76%) XSL
3 1 (0.76%) REST
3 1 (0.76%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.09%) Clustering
2 11 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.55%) Replication
4 5 (3.79%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.52%) Open Source
5 2 (1.52%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.52%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.76%) AS400
6 1 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.76%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.76%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.76%) iSeries
6 1 (0.76%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 86 (65.15%) Windows
2 41 (31.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (29.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 34 (25.76%) Linux
5 30 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (16.67%) UNIX
7 14 (10.61%) Windows XP
8 13 (9.85%) Windows 7
9 11 (8.33%) AIX
10 9 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (4.55%) Solaris
12 5 (3.79%) Windows 2000 Server
12 5 (3.79%) HPUX
12 5 (3.79%) Windows 2000
13 4 (3.03%) Windows 8
14 3 (2.27%) SUSE
14 3 (2.27%) VxWorks
15 2 (1.52%) CentOS
15 2 (1.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (15.91%) Migration
2 19 (14.39%) Configuration Management
3 12 (9.09%) ITIL
4 11 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 9 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (6.06%) DevOps
6 8 (6.06%) Project Management
7 7 (5.30%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (4.55%) PRINCE2
8 6 (4.55%) SAP Implementation
8 6 (4.55%) Load Balancing
9 5 (3.79%) Mentoring
9 5 (3.79%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (3.79%) Software Delivery
10 4 (3.03%) Line Management
10 4 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (3.03%) E-Commerce
10 4 (3.03%) Load Testing
11 3 (2.27%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (16.67%) SQL
2 7 (5.30%) Java
3 6 (4.55%) Shell Script
4 5 (3.79%) Ruby
4 5 (3.79%) Python
5 4 (3.03%) Perl
6 3 (2.27%) Korn
6 3 (2.27%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.27%) C
6 3 (2.27%) C++
6 3 (2.27%) C-shell
6 3 (2.27%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.52%) C#
8 1 (0.76%) REXX
8 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (14.39%) Security Cleared
2 16 (12.12%) SC Cleared
3 15 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (6.06%) MCSE
6 5 (3.79%) MCITP
7 3 (2.27%) Degree
7 3 (2.27%) CCNP
7 3 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.27%) MCP
8 2 (1.52%) MCSA
8 2 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.52%) PMP
8 2 (1.52%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.52%) CCNA
8 2 (1.52%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.76%) MCTS
9 1 (0.76%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.03%) SLA
2 1 (0.76%) COBIT
2 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 56 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (40.91%) Active Directory
3 22 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 17 (12.88%) VMware ESX
5 9 (6.82%) vSphere
6 5 (3.79%) Terminal Services
6 5 (3.79%) ISA Server
6 5 (3.79%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (3.03%) XenApp
7 4 (3.03%) NFS
7 4 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (2.27%) Samba
8 3 (2.27%) VMware Server
8 3 (2.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 3 (2.27%) KVM
9 2 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.52%) XenServer
9 2 (1.52%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (9.85%) SCCM
2 11 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (7.58%) Puppet
3 10 (7.58%) Nagios
4 7 (5.30%) SCOM
5 6 (4.55%) Ansible
5 6 (4.55%) WSUS
6 5 (3.79%) Salt
6 5 (3.79%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (1.52%) HP SIM
7 2 (1.52%) OpenView
7 2 (1.52%) WMI
8 1 (0.76%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.76%) OVSD
8 1 (0.76%) CA Endevor
8 1 (0.76%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.76%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 48 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 28 (21.21%) Cisco
3 24 (18.18%) Citrix
4 22 (16.67%) HP
5 19 (14.39%) Red Hat
6 9 (6.82%) NetApp
7 8 (6.06%) Oracle
8 7 (5.30%) SAP
9 6 (4.55%) Veeam
10 5 (3.79%) Veritas
10 5 (3.79%) IBM
10 5 (3.79%) F5
10 5 (3.79%) hybris
10 5 (3.79%) New Relic
11 4 (3.03%) Juniper
11 4 (3.03%) Sun
11 4 (3.03%) PlateSpin
12 3 (2.27%) QNX
12 3 (2.27%) EMC
12 3 (2.27%) Lotus
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