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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 34 50 43
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Contract jobs citing VMware 80 41 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.86% 2.76% 3.72%
As % of the Vendors category 10.94% 6.84% 8.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 21 18
Average daily rate
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£363 £275 £276
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% -0.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £123 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £380 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 11
Average hourly rate £19.00 £14.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% -47.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £12.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.90 £16.70 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
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
731 599 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 44.44% 40.34% 45.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 256 220
Average daily rate £375 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £162 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 82 65
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -18.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.00 £11.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Derbyshire +21 35 £415 +42.48% 4
Nottinghamshire -9 20 £325 +56.62% 7
Northamptonshire +16 17 £400 +18.51% 5
Leicestershire -6 4 £220 -26.66% 2
Lincolnshire - 1 £425 -
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 88 (64.71%) Windows
2 61 (44.85%) Active Directory
3 57 (41.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 54 (39.71%) Microsoft
5 45 (33.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 38 (27.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 31 (22.79%) UNIX
8 28 (20.59%) Linux
8 28 (20.59%) Citrix
9 26 (19.12%) VMware ESX
9 26 (19.12%) Windows Server 2012
10 25 (18.38%) Hyper-V
10 25 (18.38%) Red Hat
10 25 (18.38%) Configuration Management
10 25 (18.38%) Cisco
11 24 (17.65%) Security Cleared
12 23 (16.91%) MS Exchange
12 23 (16.91%) SQL
12 23 (16.91%) SAN
13 22 (16.18%) Windows XP
14 20 (14.71%) HP
14 20 (14.71%) Requirements Analysis
14 20 (14.71%) Manufacturing
15 19 (13.97%) Migration
15 19 (13.97%) SC Cleared
16 17 (12.50%) DNS
17 16 (11.76%) ITIL
17 16 (11.76%) Firewall
18 14 (10.29%) SQL Server
18 14 (10.29%) MS Office

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 23 (16.91%) MS Exchange
2 10 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (7.35%) SharePoint
2 10 (7.35%) IIS
3 8 (5.88%) Apache
3 8 (5.88%) Tomcat
4 7 (5.15%) Lync
5 6 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (3.68%) OpenStack
6 5 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.94%) Office Communications Server
7 4 (2.94%) Apache Solr
7 4 (2.94%) WebLogic
8 3 (2.21%) JBoss
8 3 (2.21%) IBM Notes
8 3 (2.21%) Lotus Domino
8 3 (2.21%) iPlanet
8 3 (2.21%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (2.21%) Node.js
Applications
1 14 (10.29%) MS Office
2 12 (8.82%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.47%) MS Project
4 1 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.35%) Office 365
2 6 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.21%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.74%) SaaS
4 1 (0.74%) PaaS
4 1 (0.74%) GitHub
4 1 (0.74%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 23 (16.91%) SAN
2 17 (12.50%) DNS
3 16 (11.76%) Firewall
4 14 (10.29%) TCP/IP
4 14 (10.29%) WAN
5 8 (5.88%) NAS
5 8 (5.88%) LAN
6 7 (5.15%) IP Telephony
6 7 (5.15%) VLAN
7 6 (4.41%) Wireless
8 5 (3.68%) DHCP
8 5 (3.68%) iSCSI
9 4 (2.94%) Internet
9 4 (2.94%) SMTP
9 4 (2.94%) FTP
9 4 (2.94%) HTTP
9 4 (2.94%) HTTPS
10 3 (2.21%) Ethernet
10 3 (2.21%) Wireshark
10 3 (2.21%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.41%) MySQL
3 4 (2.94%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.74%) DB2
5 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.94%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.21%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.74%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.74%) Subversion
3 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (14.71%) Manufacturing
2 5 (3.68%) Finance
2 5 (3.68%) Retail
3 4 (2.94%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.74%) Banking
4 1 (0.74%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (11.03%) Architect
2 14 (10.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 12 (8.82%) Administrator
4 11 (8.09%) Support Engineer
4 11 (8.09%) Project Manager
4 11 (8.09%) Infrastructure Manager
5 10 (7.35%) Technical Leader
5 10 (7.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 8 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
6 8 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (5.88%) Analyst
6 8 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (5.15%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (5.15%) Server Engineer
7 7 (5.15%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (4.41%) AIX Administrator
8 6 (4.41%) Consultant
9 5 (3.68%) Support Analyst
9 5 (3.68%) Migration Engineer
9 5 (3.68%) SAP Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.21%) J2EE
2 2 (1.47%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.56%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.35%) Clustering
3 7 (5.15%) Replication
4 3 (2.21%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.47%) Grid Computing
5 2 (1.47%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.74%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.74%) AS400
6 1 (0.74%) iSeries
6 1 (0.74%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.74%) Open Source
6 1 (0.74%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 88 (64.71%) Windows
2 45 (33.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 38 (27.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (22.79%) UNIX
5 28 (20.59%) Linux
6 26 (19.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (16.18%) Windows XP
8 13 (9.56%) AIX
9 12 (8.82%) Windows 7
10 6 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (3.68%) Solaris
11 5 (3.68%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (2.94%) Windows 8
12 4 (2.94%) VxWorks
12 4 (2.94%) HPUX
13 3 (2.21%) SUSE
13 3 (2.21%) Ubuntu
13 3 (2.21%) CentOS
14 2 (1.47%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (18.38%) Configuration Management
2 20 (14.71%) Requirements Analysis
3 19 (13.97%) Migration
4 16 (11.76%) ITIL
5 11 (8.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (6.62%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (6.62%) Mentoring
7 7 (5.15%) PRINCE2
7 7 (5.15%) Project Management
7 7 (5.15%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (4.41%) DevOps
8 6 (4.41%) SAP Implementation
9 5 (3.68%) Load Balancing
9 5 (3.68%) Software Delivery
9 5 (3.68%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (2.94%) Change Control
10 4 (2.94%) Load Testing
10 4 (2.94%) Software Engineering
10 4 (2.94%) E-Commerce
11 3 (2.21%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (16.91%) SQL
2 4 (2.94%) C
2 4 (2.94%) C++
2 4 (2.94%) Java
3 3 (2.21%) Perl
3 3 (2.21%) Python
3 3 (2.21%) Shell Script
3 3 (2.21%) Ruby
3 3 (2.21%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.21%) Korn
3 3 (2.21%) C-shell
3 3 (2.21%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.74%) VB
4 1 (0.74%) C#
4 1 (0.74%) REXX
Qualifications
1 24 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 19 (13.97%) SC Cleared
3 13 (9.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (6.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (4.41%) MCSE
6 5 (3.68%) MCITP
7 4 (2.94%) DV Cleared
7 4 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (2.21%) MCP
8 3 (2.21%) CCNP
8 3 (2.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.47%) PMP
9 2 (1.47%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.47%) CCNA
9 2 (1.47%) MCSA
10 1 (0.74%) MCTS
10 1 (0.74%) HP APS
10 1 (0.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.21%) SLA
2 1 (0.74%) COBIT
System Software
1 61 (44.85%) Active Directory
2 57 (41.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (19.12%) VMware ESX
4 25 (18.38%) Hyper-V
5 7 (5.15%) vSphere
6 5 (3.68%) Terminal Services
7 3 (2.21%) NFS
7 3 (2.21%) Samba
7 3 (2.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 3 (2.21%) XenApp
7 3 (2.21%) VMware Server
7 3 (2.21%) KVM
8 2 (1.47%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (1.47%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (1.47%) XenServer
8 2 (1.47%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.47%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.74%) Xen
9 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (6.62%) SCCM
2 8 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (5.88%) Puppet
3 7 (5.15%) Nagios
4 4 (2.94%) Ansible
5 3 (2.21%) OVSD
5 3 (2.21%) SCOM
5 3 (2.21%) WSUS
5 3 (2.21%) Vagrant
5 3 (2.21%) Salt
6 2 (1.47%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (1.47%) OpenView
7 1 (0.74%) Foglight
7 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.74%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.74%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.74%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 54 (39.71%) Microsoft
2 28 (20.59%) Citrix
3 25 (18.38%) Red Hat
3 25 (18.38%) Cisco
4 20 (14.71%) HP
5 9 (6.62%) NetApp
6 7 (5.15%) SAP
7 6 (4.41%) F5
7 6 (4.41%) Veeam
7 6 (4.41%) Oracle
7 6 (4.41%) IBM
8 5 (3.68%) hybris
9 4 (2.94%) PlateSpin
9 4 (2.94%) Juniper
9 4 (2.94%) QNX
9 4 (2.94%) Sun
10 3 (2.21%) Veritas
10 3 (2.21%) Lotus
10 3 (2.21%) New Relic
11 2 (1.47%) Lumension
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