The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 23 32 48
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +16
Contract jobs citing VMware 24 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 5.76% 2.80% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 20.34% 10.53% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 0
Average daily rate
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£269 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.91 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-8.42% +18.75%
VMware
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

Vendors Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
118 76 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 28.30% 26.57% 32.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 50 64
Average daily rate £275 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £265 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £443 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 3 13
Average hourly rate £19.91 £30.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.63% +76.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.71 £16.40 £13.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £40.00 £17.09
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

VMware
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Brighton +2 17 £319 +15.80% 6
Lewes - 2 £325 - 1
Uckfield - - - -
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 27 (72.97%) Windows
2 18 (48.65%) Cisco
3 17 (45.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 15 (40.54%) Citrix
4 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (32.43%) Firewall
6 12 (32.43%) SAN
6 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
7 11 (29.73%) MS Exchange
8 10 (27.03%) SQL
8 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (27.03%) Windows 7
9 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
10 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
10 8 (21.62%) ITIL
10 8 (21.62%) Juniper
10 8 (21.62%) EMC
10 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (18.92%) CCA
11 7 (18.92%) Citrix Certification
11 7 (18.92%) DNS
11 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (16.22%) SAS
12 6 (16.22%) DHCP
12 6 (16.22%) MCSE
12 6 (16.22%) Internet
12 6 (16.22%) iSCSI
12 6 (16.22%) Network Design

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 11 (29.73%) MS Exchange
2 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (16.22%) SAS
4 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
4 4 (10.81%) IIS
5 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) Firewall
1 12 (32.43%) SAN
2 7 (18.92%) DNS
3 6 (16.22%) DHCP
3 6 (16.22%) Internet
3 6 (16.22%) iSCSI
4 4 (10.81%) WAN
4 4 (10.81%) VPN
5 3 (8.11%) NetScaler
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (8.11%) VoIP
5 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.41%) SSL
6 2 (5.41%) Extranet
6 2 (5.41%) DMZ
6 2 (5.41%) EIGRP
6 2 (5.41%) BGP
6 2 (5.41%) IPsec
6 2 (5.41%) VLAN
6 2 (5.41%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Analyst
2 8 (21.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 8 (21.62%) Support Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) DBA
4 4 (10.81%) SQL DBA
5 3 (8.11%) IT Support
5 3 (8.11%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Server Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Support Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Support Technician
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Database Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.41%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) COM+
2 1 (2.70%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Clustering
2 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 27 (72.97%) Windows
2 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (27.03%) Windows 7
5 5 (13.51%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.41%) Linux
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.41%) openSUSE
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) ITIL
2 6 (16.22%) Network Design
3 4 (10.81%) Validation
3 4 (10.81%) Migration
4 3 (8.11%) Document Management
5 2 (5.41%) CRM
5 2 (5.41%) TOGAF
5 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.41%) Software Testing
5 2 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (5.41%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (5.41%) Network Architecture
5 2 (5.41%) Network Management
5 2 (5.41%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (5.41%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.70%) Database Security
6 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) VBScript
2 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.70%) Python
3 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (45.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (18.92%) CCA
3 7 (18.92%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (16.22%) MCSE
5 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (10.81%) VCDX
7 3 (8.11%) CCNA
8 2 (5.41%) CCNP
8 2 (5.41%) MCSA
9 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.70%) Degree
9 1 (2.70%) MCITP
9 1 (2.70%) MCTS
9 1 (2.70%) Sun Certification
9 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
2 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.81%) VMware Server
4 3 (8.11%) XenApp
4 3 (8.11%) XenDesktop
5 2 (5.41%) vCloud
5 2 (5.41%) vSphere
6 1 (2.70%) XenServer
6 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.70%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) SCCM
2 2 (5.41%) Nagios
2 2 (5.41%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (5.41%) NetCrunch
3 1 (2.70%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.70%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.70%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Cisco
2 15 (40.54%) Citrix
3 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
4 8 (21.62%) Juniper
4 8 (21.62%) EMC
5 6 (16.22%) WatchGuard
6 4 (10.81%) HP
6 4 (10.81%) Veeam
6 4 (10.81%) SolarWinds
7 3 (8.11%) McAfee
7 3 (8.11%) NetApp
8 2 (5.41%) Avaya
8 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
8 2 (5.41%) BT
8 2 (5.41%) Google
8 2 (5.41%) Splunk
9 1 (2.70%) Sophos
9 1 (2.70%) Oracle