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 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 15 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware 35 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 10.94% 7.25% 4.93%
As % of the Vendors category 25.55% 19.61% 18.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £348 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -33.80%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.94 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+13.98% -6.66%
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
137 102 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 42.81% 36.96% 26.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 57 31
Average daily rate £350 £345 £515
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -33.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 8
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.61 £14.00 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.20 £21.00 £23.33
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 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
(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 -6 17 £350 +1.44% 3
Lewes 0 16 £363 -0.06%
Eastbourne - 2 £370 -
Hove - 1 £350 -
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 39 (63.93%) Windows
2 38 (62.30%) SAN
3 30 (49.18%) Active Directory
4 28 (45.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 24 (39.34%) Microsoft
6 23 (37.70%) MS Exchange
7 22 (36.07%) Citrix
8 20 (32.79%) Firewall
9 18 (29.51%) vSphere
10 16 (26.23%) VPN
11 14 (22.95%) Cisco
11 14 (22.95%) Replication
11 14 (22.95%) iSCSI
11 14 (22.95%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (21.31%) SQL
13 12 (19.67%) HP
14 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (18.03%) Juniper
14 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (16.39%) Change Management
15 10 (16.39%) Disaster Recovery
15 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
16 9 (14.75%) IIS
16 9 (14.75%) TCP/IP
16 9 (14.75%) DNS
16 9 (14.75%) VoIP
16 9 (14.75%) Fibre Channel
17 8 (13.11%) XenApp
17 8 (13.11%) DHCP
17 8 (13.11%) MCSE

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 23 (37.70%) MS Exchange
2 9 (14.75%) IIS
3 7 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
4 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.92%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (13.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 38 (62.30%) SAN
2 20 (32.79%) Firewall
3 16 (26.23%) VPN
4 14 (22.95%) iSCSI
5 9 (14.75%) TCP/IP
5 9 (14.75%) DNS
5 9 (14.75%) VoIP
5 9 (14.75%) Fibre Channel
6 8 (13.11%) DHCP
7 7 (11.48%) LAN
7 7 (11.48%) WAN
8 6 (9.84%) Network Security
8 6 (9.84%) VLAN
9 5 (8.20%) SSL
10 4 (6.56%) NAS
10 4 (6.56%) MPLS
11 3 (4.92%) OSPF
11 3 (4.92%) BGP
11 3 (4.92%) LDAP
12 2 (3.28%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (8.20%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (37.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (16.39%) Analyst
3 7 (11.48%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (11.48%) IT Support
4 6 (9.84%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (9.84%) Operations Manager
4 6 (9.84%) Server Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (8.20%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Senior Support Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Support Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
5 5 (8.20%) Senior IT Support
6 4 (6.56%) Consultant
7 3 (4.92%) Storage Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Storage Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Help Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.95%) Replication
2 6 (9.84%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.20%) Clustering
4 4 (6.56%) EqualLogic
5 3 (4.92%) PKI
5 3 (4.92%) GIS
6 1 (1.64%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.64%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.64%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (63.93%) Windows
2 14 (22.95%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (11.48%) Windows 7
5 5 (8.20%) Linux
6 3 (4.92%) Ubuntu
6 3 (4.92%) SUSE
7 2 (3.28%) UNIX
7 2 (3.28%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.39%) Change Management
1 10 (16.39%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (13.11%) Migration
3 7 (11.48%) Capacity Management
4 6 (9.84%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (9.84%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (9.84%) Validation
4 6 (9.84%) Information Security
4 6 (9.84%) Information Security Management
4 6 (9.84%) Security Management
4 6 (9.84%) ISMS
4 6 (9.84%) Incident Management
5 4 (6.56%) SIEM
5 4 (6.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (6.56%) Process Management
6 3 (4.92%) Business Continuity
6 3 (4.92%) Project Management
6 3 (4.92%) ITIL
7 2 (3.28%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (3.28%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.31%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) MCSE
1 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (6.56%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.92%) CCNA
5 2 (3.28%) VCDX
6 1 (1.64%) CCIE
6 1 (1.64%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.64%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) Solvency II
System Software
1 30 (49.18%) Active Directory
2 28 (45.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (29.51%) vSphere
4 8 (13.11%) XenApp
5 4 (6.56%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.92%) vCloud
7 1 (1.64%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.64%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (13.11%) SCCM
2 3 (4.92%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (4.92%) vMotion
3 2 (3.28%) Nagios
4 1 (1.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 24 (39.34%) Microsoft
2 22 (36.07%) Citrix
3 14 (22.95%) Cisco
4 12 (19.67%) HP
5 11 (18.03%) Juniper
6 5 (8.20%) McAfee
6 5 (8.20%) EMC
6 5 (8.20%) NetApp
7 4 (6.56%) Veeam
7 4 (6.56%) Dell
8 3 (4.92%) BT
8 3 (4.92%) CommVault
8 3 (4.92%) 3PAR
9 2 (3.28%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.28%) Avaya
10 1 (1.64%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.64%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.64%) F5