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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 31 33 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing VMware 139 140 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 5.29% 4.86% 5.94%
As % of the Vendors category 10.50% 10.29% 13.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 83 52
Average daily rate
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£338 £350 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £172 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 5 13
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £23.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -15.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.57 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £23.00 £30.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.38 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.26%
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
1324 1361 1025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 50.42% 47.22% 44.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 717 698 485
Average daily rate £400 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 92 120
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.74 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.13
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -3.44%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 30 March 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
(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
Hertfordshire +22 45 £400 +60.00% 13
Cambridgeshire +4 35 £325 -7.14% 18
Essex -4 25 £325 -18.75% 10
Norfolk +4 13 £225 -15.49% 1
Bedfordshire -3 12 £175 -30.00% 5
Suffolk -1 9 £250 -9.09% 2
VMware
England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 190 (68.59%) Windows
2 128 (46.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 115 (41.52%) Citrix
4 107 (38.63%) Microsoft
5 103 (37.18%) Active Directory
6 88 (31.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 84 (30.32%) HP
8 73 (26.35%) Cisco
9 65 (23.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 65 (23.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 62 (22.38%) MS Exchange
11 59 (21.30%) Linux
12 45 (16.25%) SAN
13 44 (15.88%) Hyper-V
14 43 (15.52%) ITIL
15 42 (15.16%) vSphere
16 41 (14.80%) DNS
16 41 (14.80%) Firewall
17 36 (13.00%) SQL
18 35 (12.64%) SQL Server
19 34 (12.27%) NetApp
19 34 (12.27%) XenApp
20 33 (11.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 33 (11.91%) Oracle
21 32 (11.55%) Exchange Server 2010
22 31 (11.19%) VMware ESX
23 28 (10.11%) TCP/IP
23 28 (10.11%) MS Excel
23 28 (10.11%) SCCM
24 27 (9.75%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 62 (22.38%) MS Exchange
2 32 (11.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (9.75%) SharePoint
4 23 (8.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (5.42%) IIS
6 13 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (3.97%) Lync
7 11 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (2.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (2.53%) IBM Notes
8 7 (2.53%) Tomcat
9 6 (2.17%) WebLogic
9 6 (2.17%) Lotus Domino
10 4 (1.44%) Apache
10 4 (1.44%) JBoss
10 4 (1.44%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.44%) GlassFish
11 3 (1.08%) WorkSite
11 3 (1.08%) Zope
11 3 (1.08%) Plone
Applications
1 28 (10.11%) MS Excel
2 26 (9.39%) MS Office
3 6 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.72%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.44%) Maximo
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.97%) Office 365
2 6 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.81%) PaaS
4 4 (1.44%) IBM SmartCloud
4 4 (1.44%) SaaS
4 4 (1.44%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.72%) Amazon Glacier
7 1 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.36%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (16.25%) SAN
2 41 (14.80%) Firewall
2 41 (14.80%) DNS
3 28 (10.11%) TCP/IP
4 26 (9.39%) DHCP
5 21 (7.58%) LAN
6 20 (7.22%) Wireless
7 18 (6.50%) WAN
8 15 (5.42%) VPN
9 11 (3.97%) IP Telephony
10 9 (3.25%) NAS
11 8 (2.89%) NetScaler
11 8 (2.89%) VLAN
11 8 (2.89%) Cisco IPT
11 8 (2.89%) LDAP
12 7 (2.53%) VoIP
12 7 (2.53%) BIG-IP
12 7 (2.53%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (2.17%) SSH
13 6 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (12.64%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.89%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.44%) MySQL
3 4 (1.44%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.08%) Big Data
4 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.36%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (0.36%) JIRA
1 1 (0.36%) Selenium
1 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.36%) TestLink
1 1 (0.36%) Robot Framework
General
1 25 (9.03%) Finance
2 4 (1.44%) Manufacturing
2 4 (1.44%) Retail
2 4 (1.44%) Local Government
3 3 (1.08%) Games
4 2 (0.72%) Banking
5 1 (0.36%) Legal
5 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 64 (23.10%) Analyst
2 31 (11.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 30 (10.83%) Support Engineer
4 27 (9.75%) Support Analyst
5 26 (9.39%) Architect
6 22 (7.94%) 3rd Line Support
7 20 (7.22%) Administrator
8 18 (6.50%) Desktop Support
8 18 (6.50%) Consultant
9 15 (5.42%) Network Engineer
10 12 (4.33%) Systems Administrator
10 12 (4.33%) 2nd Line Support
11 11 (3.97%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 11 (3.97%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (3.97%) Senior Analyst
11 11 (3.97%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 10 (3.61%) Linux Administrator
12 10 (3.61%) Technical Architect
13 9 (3.25%) Senior Support Analyst
13 9 (3.25%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.97%) Web Services
2 7 (2.53%) .NET
2 7 (2.53%) SOAP
2 7 (2.53%) REST
3 3 (1.08%) MSMQ
4 1 (0.36%) Middleware
4 1 (0.36%) WinForms
4 1 (0.36%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.36%) NHibernate
4 1 (0.36%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.36%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.30%) Clustering
2 15 (5.42%) Replication
3 12 (4.33%) Blackberry
4 11 (3.97%) Management Information System
4 11 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.25%) iPad
6 8 (2.89%) iPhone
6 8 (2.89%) PKI
7 4 (1.44%) CLARiiON
7 4 (1.44%) Symmetrix
7 4 (1.44%) EMC Centera
7 4 (1.44%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.44%) GIS
7 4 (1.44%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.44%) Symmetrix DMX
7 4 (1.44%) Celerra
7 4 (1.44%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.08%) FMCG
8 3 (1.08%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.08%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 190 (68.59%) Windows
2 88 (31.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 65 (23.47%) Windows Server 2003
3 65 (23.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 59 (21.30%) Linux
5 33 (11.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 25 (9.03%) UNIX
7 19 (6.86%) Windows 7
8 13 (4.69%) CentOS
9 9 (3.25%) Windows 2000 Server
9 9 (3.25%) Solaris
9 9 (3.25%) Windows 8
10 8 (2.89%) Android
11 7 (2.53%) Windows XP
11 7 (2.53%) VMS
11 7 (2.53%) Mac OS X
12 4 (1.44%) Debian
12 4 (1.44%) Windows Vista
13 3 (1.08%) AIX
13 3 (1.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (15.52%) ITIL
2 23 (8.30%) Project Management
2 23 (8.30%) Service Delivery
3 22 (7.94%) Migration
4 11 (3.97%) SOA
5 10 (3.61%) Change Management
5 10 (3.61%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (2.89%) Configuration Management
6 8 (2.89%) E-Commerce
6 8 (2.89%) Asset Management
6 8 (2.89%) Content Management
6 8 (2.89%) Network Load Balancing
6 8 (2.89%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (2.89%) High Availability
6 8 (2.89%) Change Control
7 7 (2.53%) TOGAF
7 7 (2.53%) Network Design
7 7 (2.53%) PRINCE2
7 7 (2.53%) Service Management
7 7 (2.53%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 36 (13.00%) SQL
2 16 (5.78%) PowerShell
3 12 (4.33%) Perl
4 11 (3.97%) Shell Script
4 11 (3.97%) Bash Shell
5 7 (2.53%) Python
6 6 (2.17%) Korn
7 3 (1.08%) Bourne shell
7 3 (1.08%) C-shell
8 2 (0.72%) Ruby
8 2 (0.72%) Java
8 2 (0.72%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.36%) C
9 1 (0.36%) C#
9 1 (0.36%) C++
9 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (6.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 17 (6.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (5.78%) Degree
4 14 (5.05%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (4.69%) CCNA
6 11 (3.97%) MCSE
7 8 (2.89%) MCP
7 8 (2.89%) Security Cleared
8 7 (2.53%) SC Cleared
9 5 (1.81%) MCITP
10 3 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (1.08%) HNC
10 3 (1.08%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.72%) CCNP
11 2 (0.72%) ISEB
11 2 (0.72%) LPIC
12 1 (0.36%) MCDST
12 1 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.50%) SLA
2 3 (1.08%) QA
3 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.36%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 128 (46.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 103 (37.18%) Active Directory
3 44 (15.88%) Hyper-V
4 42 (15.16%) vSphere
5 34 (12.27%) XenApp
6 31 (11.19%) VMware ESX
7 12 (4.33%) XenServer
7 12 (4.33%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (3.61%) XenDesktop
9 7 (2.53%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (2.17%) vCloud
11 4 (1.44%) Oracle RAC
12 3 (1.08%) Terminal Server
12 3 (1.08%) NFS
12 3 (1.08%) ISA Server
12 3 (1.08%) SRDF
12 3 (1.08%) PowerHA
12 3 (1.08%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (0.72%) DFS Replication
13 2 (0.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 28 (10.11%) SCCM
2 8 (2.89%) HP Data Protector
2 8 (2.89%) Puppet
3 6 (2.17%) WSUS
3 6 (2.17%) SCOM
4 5 (1.81%) Backup Exec
5 4 (1.44%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (1.08%) OpenView
6 3 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (1.08%) Nagios
6 3 (1.08%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (0.72%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (0.72%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.72%) ZENworks
8 1 (0.36%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.36%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.36%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.36%) Nessus
Vendors
1 115 (41.52%) Citrix
2 107 (38.63%) Microsoft
3 84 (30.32%) HP
4 73 (26.35%) Cisco
5 34 (12.27%) NetApp
6 33 (11.91%) Oracle
7 24 (8.66%) Red Hat
8 23 (8.30%) Dell
9 20 (7.22%) 3PAR
10 16 (5.78%) EMC
11 14 (5.05%) IBM
12 12 (4.33%) Brocade
13 10 (3.61%) CheckPoint
14 8 (2.89%) Lotus
15 7 (2.53%) Apple
15 7 (2.53%) Symantec
15 7 (2.53%) Veeam
15 7 (2.53%) SolarWinds
16 6 (2.17%) F5
16 6 (2.17%) BMC
Hertfordshire
TELSTRA Associates
Rate: From £450 to £500 per annum £450-500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350 - 375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Intapeople
Rate: £180 - £220 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £20 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
TELSTRA Associates
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day £450-500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: on application
Posted: 6 days ago
Diss
I4 Recruitment
Rate: £200 - 250 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Brentwood
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Chelmsford
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: NEG
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Northgate Public Services
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago