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 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 49 37 20
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -17
Contract jobs citing VMware 116 115 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.77% 4.85% 7.44%
As % of the Vendors category 8.37% 10.51% 15.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 60 109
Average daily rate
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£246 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.23% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £225 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £388 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 10
Average hourly rate £27.63 £20.00 £34.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.12% -41.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.23 £13.44 £25.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £26.75 £160.00
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 of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1386 1094 1454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 45.10% 46.10% 47.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 807 486 647
Average daily rate £350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £478 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 123 136
Average hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% -3.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £37.15
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 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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014.

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 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cambridgeshire +12 36 £225 -29.13% 18
Hertfordshire -15 33 £375 +15.38% 21
Essex -3 24 £350 -9.67% 5
Suffolk +10 11 £225 -
Norfolk -11 7 £175 -30.69% 3
Bedfordshire -36 5 £350 +6.06% 8
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 164 (63.81%) Windows
2 128 (49.81%) Active Directory
3 119 (46.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 92 (35.80%) Citrix
5 87 (33.85%) Microsoft
6 77 (29.96%) MS Exchange
7 76 (29.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 67 (26.07%) Cisco
9 62 (24.12%) SAN
10 61 (23.74%) HP
11 58 (22.57%) DNS
12 50 (19.46%) Exchange Server 2010
13 47 (18.29%) Linux
14 46 (17.90%) Windows Server 2003
15 45 (17.51%) SQL
15 45 (17.51%) DHCP
16 43 (16.73%) ITIL
16 43 (16.73%) vSphere
17 40 (15.56%) Windows 7
17 40 (15.56%) Finance
18 39 (15.18%) Firewall
18 39 (15.18%) SQL Server
19 38 (14.79%) NetApp
20 32 (12.45%) SCCM
21 31 (12.06%) Exchange Server 2007
21 31 (12.06%) Exchange Server 2003
22 30 (11.67%) Microsoft Certification
22 30 (11.67%) EMC
22 30 (11.67%) MS Excel
23 29 (11.28%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 77 (29.96%) MS Exchange
2 50 (19.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (12.06%) Exchange Server 2007
3 31 (12.06%) Exchange Server 2003
4 22 (8.56%) SharePoint
5 12 (4.67%) IIS
6 9 (3.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (2.72%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (2.33%) Apache
9 4 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (1.56%) JOnAS
9 4 (1.56%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.78%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.39%) SAS
11 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.39%) Lync
Applications
1 30 (11.67%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.45%) MS Office
3 1 (0.39%) MS Project
3 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.39%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.17%) Office 365
1 3 (1.17%) SaaS
2 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 62 (24.12%) SAN
2 58 (22.57%) DNS
3 45 (17.51%) DHCP
4 39 (15.18%) Firewall
5 26 (10.12%) TCP/IP
6 25 (9.73%) LAN
7 21 (8.17%) WAN
8 18 (7.00%) VPN
9 14 (5.45%) NAS
9 14 (5.45%) Network Security
10 11 (4.28%) iSCSI
10 11 (4.28%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (3.89%) VLAN
12 7 (2.72%) IP Telephony
12 7 (2.72%) Fibre Channel
13 6 (2.33%) NetScaler
13 6 (2.33%) IPsec
13 6 (2.33%) MPLS
14 5 (1.95%) Internet
14 5 (1.95%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (15.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (2.72%) Oracle Exadata
3 5 (1.95%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.56%) DB2
5 3 (1.17%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (1.17%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.78%) Cognos Impromptu
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.39%) MySQL
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.39%) MS Access
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (1.56%) MSI
1 4 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.78%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (0.78%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.39%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.39%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.39%) JIRA
General
1 40 (15.56%) Finance
2 14 (5.45%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.56%) French Language
3 4 (1.56%) Advertising
4 3 (1.17%) Billing
5 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.78%) Publishing
6 1 (0.39%) Back Office
6 1 (0.39%) Automotive
6 1 (0.39%) Legal
6 1 (0.39%) Games
6 1 (0.39%) Military
6 1 (0.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (17.90%) Analyst
2 43 (16.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 28 (10.89%) Support Engineer
4 26 (10.12%) 3rd Line Support
5 18 (7.00%) Support Analyst
6 15 (5.84%) Server Engineer
6 15 (5.84%) Systems Engineer
7 14 (5.45%) Consultant
8 13 (5.06%) Administrator
8 13 (5.06%) Architect
9 11 (4.28%) Systems Administrator
9 11 (4.28%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 11 (4.28%) IT Support
10 10 (3.89%) Network Engineer
11 9 (3.50%) Service Analyst
11 9 (3.50%) Service Desk Analyst
12 8 (3.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
12 8 (3.11%) Wintel Engineer
12 8 (3.11%) 2nd Line Support
13 7 (2.72%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.17%) Application Packaging
2 2 (0.78%) .NET Framework
2 2 (0.78%) .NET
3 1 (0.39%) Middleware
3 1 (0.39%) HTML
3 1 (0.39%) CSS
3 1 (0.39%) XML
3 1 (0.39%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.39%) jQuery
3 1 (0.39%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.78%) Blackberry
2 18 (7.00%) Clustering
3 13 (5.06%) PKI
4 7 (2.72%) Thin Client
4 7 (2.72%) Replication
4 7 (2.72%) iPhone
4 7 (2.72%) Fat Client
5 5 (1.95%) CLARiiON
5 5 (1.95%) CCTV
6 4 (1.56%) EqualLogic
7 3 (1.17%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.17%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.78%) iPad
8 2 (0.78%) Open Source
8 2 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.78%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.78%) CMDB
9 1 (0.39%) NHS
9 1 (0.39%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.39%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 164 (63.81%) Windows
2 76 (29.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (18.29%) Linux
4 46 (17.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 40 (15.56%) Windows 7
6 27 (10.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (7.00%) Windows XP
8 17 (6.61%) UNIX
9 12 (4.67%) Solaris
10 9 (3.50%) AIX
11 6 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (2.33%) Windows 2000
12 5 (1.95%) SUSE
13 4 (1.56%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.56%) Windows Vista
13 4 (1.56%) HPUX
14 3 (1.17%) CentOS
15 2 (0.78%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.78%) Debian
15 2 (0.78%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (16.73%) ITIL
2 20 (7.78%) Migration
3 16 (6.23%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (3.50%) Load Balancing
4 9 (3.50%) Mentoring
5 8 (3.11%) PRINCE2
6 7 (2.72%) Service Management
6 7 (2.72%) Service Delivery
7 5 (1.95%) E-Commerce
7 5 (1.95%) Change Management
7 5 (1.95%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (1.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (1.95%) Software Deployment
7 5 (1.95%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (1.95%) Network Management
7 5 (1.95%) Change Control
7 5 (1.95%) Test Strategy
8 4 (1.56%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (1.56%) TOGAF
8 4 (1.56%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 45 (17.51%) SQL
2 20 (7.78%) PowerShell
3 14 (5.45%) Perl
4 7 (2.72%) Bash Shell
5 5 (1.95%) VB
6 4 (1.56%) VBScript
6 4 (1.56%) Java
6 4 (1.56%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.17%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.17%) Tcl
7 3 (1.17%) Python
8 2 (0.78%) C
8 2 (0.78%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.39%) VBA
9 1 (0.39%) PHP
9 1 (0.39%) C++
9 1 (0.39%) Korn
Qualifications
1 30 (11.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (10.51%) MCSE
3 21 (8.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 21 (8.17%) Security Cleared
4 20 (7.78%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (6.23%) SC Cleared
6 14 (5.45%) CCNA
7 9 (3.50%) CCNP
7 9 (3.50%) MCITP
8 8 (3.11%) MCP
8 8 (3.11%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (2.72%) MCSA
10 6 (2.33%) VCP5
11 4 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (1.56%) MCTS
11 4 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (1.17%) CCA
12 3 (1.17%) Degree
12 3 (1.17%) CCSE
12 3 (1.17%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.89%) SLA
2 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 128 (49.81%) Active Directory
2 119 (46.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (16.73%) vSphere
4 20 (7.78%) XenApp
5 18 (7.00%) VMware ESX
6 15 (5.84%) Hyper-V
7 12 (4.67%) Terminal Services
8 7 (2.72%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (2.72%) XenServer
8 7 (2.72%) XenDesktop
8 7 (2.72%) vCloud
9 6 (2.33%) VMware Server
10 5 (1.95%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (1.56%) UAG
11 4 (1.56%) ISA Server
12 3 (1.17%) MetaFrame
12 3 (1.17%) NFS
12 3 (1.17%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (1.17%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 3 (1.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 32 (12.45%) SCCM
2 16 (6.23%) Backup Exec
3 14 (5.45%) SCOM
4 11 (4.28%) Cisco CUCM
5 9 (3.50%) NetBackup
6 5 (1.95%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (1.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (1.95%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (1.56%) HP SIM
7 4 (1.56%) WSUS
8 3 (1.17%) ARCserve
8 3 (1.17%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (1.17%) Puppet
9 2 (0.78%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (0.78%) SCSM
9 2 (0.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (0.78%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.39%) OpenView
Vendors
1 92 (35.80%) Citrix
2 87 (33.85%) Microsoft
3 67 (26.07%) Cisco
4 61 (23.74%) HP
5 38 (14.79%) NetApp
6 30 (11.67%) EMC
7 29 (11.28%) Oracle
8 14 (5.45%) IBM
9 13 (5.06%) Dell
9 13 (5.06%) Symantec
10 12 (4.67%) CommVault
11 11 (4.28%) Remedy
11 11 (4.28%) F5
12 10 (3.89%) Sophos
13 8 (3.11%) Veeam
13 8 (3.11%) CheckPoint
13 8 (3.11%) Red Hat
14 7 (2.72%) Veritas
14 7 (2.72%) Juniper
14 7 (2.72%) WatchGuard
Norwich, Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £160 - 170 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
IT Talent Solutions
Rate: From £200 to £250 per day (Maybe more if you have all the skills)
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £250 - 300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Brentwood
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £401 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Peterborough
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Huntingdon
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £25 per hour
Posted: 22 days ago