The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 23 65 30
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -35
Contract jobs citing VMware 199 99 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 6.32% 3.15% 5.55%
As % of the Vendors category 13.98% 7.16% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 48 64
Average daily rate
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£350 £240 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £159 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £408 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 15 15
Average hourly rate £37.50 £25.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% +27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 £17.20 £13.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.65 £57.50 £30.62
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £21.63 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-0.57% -8.94%
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 of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1423 1382 1103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 45.16% 44.04% 46.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 794 786 488
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 139 115
Average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.20 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the East of England region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the East of England region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

VMware
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

VMware
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Hertfordshire +24 56 £438 +16.66% 26
Essex +17 49 £375 +15.38% 6
Cambridgeshire -1 37 £375 +92.30% 15
Bedfordshire +34 28 £300 -14.28% 9
Norfolk +21 17 £189 -21.35%
Suffolk +8 12 £325 +62.50% 3
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

1 282 (69.29%) Windows
2 180 (44.23%) Active Directory
3 176 (43.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 156 (38.33%) Citrix
5 118 (28.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 113 (27.76%) Microsoft
7 98 (24.08%) SAN
8 96 (23.59%) HP
9 93 (22.85%) Cisco
10 92 (22.60%) Linux
11 86 (21.13%) Windows Server 2003
11 86 (21.13%) Windows Server 2012
12 83 (20.39%) SQL Server
13 73 (17.94%) ITIL
14 71 (17.44%) DNS
15 70 (17.20%) MS Exchange
16 62 (15.23%) SQL
17 58 (14.25%) Firewall
17 58 (14.25%) Windows 7
18 56 (13.76%) vSphere
19 52 (12.78%) SharePoint
20 50 (12.29%) Oracle
20 50 (12.29%) VMware ESX
21 49 (12.04%) DHCP
22 47 (11.55%) Finance
23 46 (11.30%) XenApp
24 45 (11.06%) Migration
25 40 (9.83%) SCCM
26 37 (9.09%) Symantec
26 37 (9.09%) IBM

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 70 (17.20%) MS Exchange
2 52 (12.78%) SharePoint
3 33 (8.11%) IIS
4 31 (7.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 21 (5.16%) Exchange Server 2007
6 18 (4.42%) BizTalk Server
7 16 (3.93%) Exchange Server 2003
8 11 (2.70%) Apache
8 11 (2.70%) Tomcat
8 11 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (2.46%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (1.72%) WebLogic
11 6 (1.47%) Lotus Domino
11 6 (1.47%) WebSphere
12 5 (1.23%) Zope
12 5 (1.23%) Plone
12 5 (1.23%) JBoss
12 5 (1.23%) GlassFish
13 4 (0.98%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.98%) WorkSite
Applications
1 34 (8.35%) MS Excel
2 22 (5.41%) MS Office
3 2 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (5.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (2.95%) Maximo
3 11 (2.70%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.25%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.25%) TeleForm
Cloud Services
1 33 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (4.18%) Office 365
3 14 (3.44%) SaaS
4 13 (3.19%) PaaS
5 7 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (1.23%) IBM SmartCloud
7 2 (0.49%) IaaS
8 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 98 (24.08%) SAN
2 71 (17.44%) DNS
3 58 (14.25%) Firewall
4 49 (12.04%) DHCP
5 37 (9.09%) WAN
6 30 (7.37%) LAN
7 28 (6.88%) TCP/IP
8 22 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
9 18 (4.42%) VLAN
10 17 (4.18%) VPN
11 15 (3.69%) VoIP
12 14 (3.44%) NAS
13 13 (3.19%) FTP
14 12 (2.95%) Wireless
14 12 (2.95%) IP Telephony
14 12 (2.95%) NetScaler
15 11 (2.70%) Internet
16 9 (2.21%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 8 (1.97%) LDAP
18 6 (1.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (20.39%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.42%) Relational Database
3 17 (4.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (3.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (3.19%) RDBMS
6 11 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.47%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.47%) Big Data
8 5 (1.23%) MySQL
8 5 (1.23%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.74%) EDRMS
9 3 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.74%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.25%) Oracle OLAP
11 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.25%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (1.23%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.98%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (0.74%) Subversion
4 3 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.49%) JIRA
6 1 (0.25%) Maven
6 1 (0.25%) Ant
6 1 (0.25%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 47 (11.55%) Finance
2 10 (2.46%) Local Government
3 8 (1.97%) Telecoms
3 8 (1.97%) Legal
4 6 (1.47%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.23%) Marketing
5 5 (1.23%) Banking
5 5 (1.23%) Retail
6 4 (0.98%) Automotive
6 4 (0.98%) Electronics
7 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.25%) Back Office
7 1 (0.25%) Advertising
7 1 (0.25%) Publishing
7 1 (0.25%) Military
7 1 (0.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 56 (13.76%) Analyst
2 42 (10.32%) Architect
2 42 (10.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 38 (9.34%) Administrator
4 28 (6.88%) Support Engineer
5 25 (6.14%) Systems Administrator
6 23 (5.65%) 3rd Line Support
7 20 (4.91%) Operations Engineer
8 19 (4.67%) Support Analyst
9 18 (4.42%) Solutions Architect
9 18 (4.42%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 18 (4.42%) 2nd Line Support
10 17 (4.18%) Consultant
10 17 (4.18%) DevOps Engineer
11 15 (3.69%) Server Engineer
12 14 (3.44%) Desktop Support
12 14 (3.44%) Systems Engineer
13 13 (3.19%) Infrastructure Architect
14 12 (2.95%) Project Manager
14 12 (2.95%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.42%) Web Services
2 15 (3.69%) REST
3 12 (2.95%) SOAP
4 6 (1.47%) .NET
5 4 (0.98%) Middleware
6 1 (0.25%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.25%) MDX
6 1 (0.25%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.25%) ODBC
6 1 (0.25%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.25%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.62%) Data Centre
2 20 (4.91%) Clustering
3 12 (2.95%) Data Integration
3 12 (2.95%) GIS
4 11 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 11 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (2.46%) Replication
6 8 (1.97%) Blackberry
7 7 (1.72%) CLARiiON
7 7 (1.72%) HP Storage
7 7 (1.72%) Kindle
8 6 (1.47%) Fat Client
8 6 (1.47%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.47%) NHS
8 6 (1.47%) Thin Client
9 5 (1.23%) PKI
10 4 (0.98%) Enterprise Storage
11 3 (0.74%) CMDB
11 3 (0.74%) iPhone
11 3 (0.74%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 282 (69.29%) Windows
2 118 (28.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 92 (22.60%) Linux
4 86 (21.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 86 (21.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 58 (14.25%) Windows 7
6 28 (6.88%) UNIX
7 17 (4.18%) Windows XP
8 13 (3.19%) Debian
8 13 (3.19%) Windows 2000 Server
9 12 (2.95%) Android
10 11 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (2.46%) Windows 8
12 7 (1.72%) SUSE
13 5 (1.23%) Solaris
14 4 (0.98%) Fedora
15 3 (0.74%) Data ONTAP
16 2 (0.49%) HPUX
17 1 (0.25%) AIX
17 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (17.94%) ITIL
2 45 (11.06%) Migration
3 26 (6.39%) Change Management
3 26 (6.39%) CRM
4 24 (5.90%) Project Management
4 24 (5.90%) DevOps
5 21 (5.16%) Configuration Management
6 20 (4.91%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (4.67%) TOGAF
8 18 (4.42%) Service Delivery
9 17 (4.18%) Load Balancing
10 14 (3.44%) SOA
11 13 (3.19%) ETL
11 13 (3.19%) Mentoring
12 12 (2.95%) Cyber Security
13 11 (2.70%) Change Control
13 11 (2.70%) Service Management
13 11 (2.70%) Vulnerability Management
14 10 (2.46%) Process Management
14 10 (2.46%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 62 (15.23%) SQL
2 24 (5.90%) Perl
3 23 (5.65%) PowerShell
4 20 (4.91%) Python
5 18 (4.42%) Bash Shell
6 11 (2.70%) Shell Script
7 10 (2.46%) C
8 7 (1.72%) JavaScript
9 5 (1.23%) Korn
9 5 (1.23%) Java
10 4 (0.98%) C++
11 3 (0.74%) Bourne shell
11 3 (0.74%) C-shell
12 2 (0.49%) VBScript
12 2 (0.49%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.25%) C#
13 1 (0.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (7.13%) Cisco Certification
1 29 (7.13%) Degree
2 28 (6.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (6.63%) Security Cleared
4 23 (5.65%) CCNA
5 20 (4.91%) SC Cleared
6 16 (3.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 16 (3.93%) MCSE
7 12 (2.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 10 (2.46%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (2.21%) CCNP
10 7 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (1.23%) MCSA
11 5 (1.23%) DV Cleared
11 5 (1.23%) MCITP
12 4 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (0.98%) VCAP
12 4 (0.98%) LPIC
12 4 (0.98%) CCA
13 3 (0.74%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.39%) SLA
2 7 (1.72%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.49%) QA
4 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 180 (44.23%) Active Directory
2 176 (43.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (13.76%) vSphere
4 50 (12.29%) VMware ESX
5 46 (11.30%) XenApp
6 33 (8.11%) Hyper-V
7 24 (5.90%) Xen
8 22 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
9 17 (4.18%) vCloud
10 16 (3.93%) XenServer
11 7 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
12 6 (1.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 5 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
13 5 (1.23%) Terminal Services
14 4 (0.98%) VMware Server
15 3 (0.74%) XenDesktop
15 3 (0.74%) Docker
16 2 (0.49%) Samba
17 1 (0.25%) NFS
17 1 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 40 (9.83%) SCCM
2 29 (7.13%) Backup Exec
3 22 (5.41%) Puppet
4 13 (3.19%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (2.21%) SCOM
5 9 (2.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 8 (1.97%) Ansible
7 5 (1.23%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (0.98%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (0.98%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.74%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.74%) ARCserve
9 3 (0.74%) Oracle ZFS
10 2 (0.49%) BMC PATROL
10 2 (0.49%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.49%) WSUS
10 2 (0.49%) OSSEC
10 2 (0.49%) Cisco Prime
10 2 (0.49%) logstash
10 2 (0.49%) Kibana
Vendors
1 156 (38.33%) Citrix
2 113 (27.76%) Microsoft
3 96 (23.59%) HP
4 93 (22.85%) Cisco
5 50 (12.29%) Oracle
6 37 (9.09%) IBM
6 37 (9.09%) Symantec
7 31 (7.62%) NetApp
8 27 (6.63%) SAP
9 26 (6.39%) Red Hat
10 23 (5.65%) Dell
11 21 (5.16%) Hitachi
12 17 (4.18%) EMC
13 16 (3.93%) 3PAR
14 14 (3.44%) F5
14 14 (3.44%) CheckPoint
15 12 (2.95%) ESRI
16 10 (2.46%) Veeam
17 8 (1.97%) Apple
18 7 (1.72%) SolarWinds
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