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 31 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 11 30 33
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +3
Contract jobs citing VMware 42 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 11.57% 3.38% 2.67%
As % of the Vendors category 31.34% 10.00% 10.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 6 5
Average daily rate
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£330 £238 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.94% -40.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £140 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £375 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.57 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+6.32% -16.84%
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
134 120 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 36.91% 33.80% 26.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 46 57
Average daily rate £350 £295 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% -21.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £113 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 24 2
Average hourly rate £18.68 £15.00 £23.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.53% -35.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £13.42 £17.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £18.35 £28.67
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Brighton +18 38 £330 +38.94% 4
Hove - 2 £325 -
Lewes +7 1 £325 -13.33%
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 54 (70.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (68.83%) SAN
3 52 (67.53%) Windows
4 49 (63.64%) Active Directory
5 32 (41.56%) MS Exchange
6 31 (40.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (29.87%) Data Centre
8 22 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 22 (28.57%) Citrix
8 22 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 21 (27.27%) LAN
10 20 (25.97%) Exchange Server 2010
11 19 (24.68%) IIS
11 19 (24.68%) Migration
12 18 (23.38%) SQL
12 18 (23.38%) vSphere
13 17 (22.08%) Fibre Channel
13 17 (22.08%) Cisco
13 17 (22.08%) Firewall
14 16 (20.78%) VLAN
14 16 (20.78%) Exchange Server 2007
14 16 (20.78%) DNS
15 15 (19.48%) DHCP
15 15 (19.48%) SharePoint
15 15 (19.48%) Windows Server 2012
16 14 (18.18%) IaaS
16 14 (18.18%) WLAN
16 14 (18.18%) TCP/IP
16 14 (18.18%) Service Delivery
16 14 (18.18%) Finance

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 32 (41.56%) MS Exchange
2 20 (25.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (24.68%) IIS
4 16 (20.78%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (19.48%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.30%) Lync
6 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.09%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.18%) IaaS
2 13 (16.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (16.88%) SaaS
2 13 (16.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (68.83%) SAN
2 21 (27.27%) LAN
3 17 (22.08%) Firewall
3 17 (22.08%) Fibre Channel
4 16 (20.78%) VLAN
4 16 (20.78%) DNS
5 15 (19.48%) DHCP
6 14 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 14 (18.18%) WLAN
7 13 (16.88%) NAS
8 12 (15.58%) iSCSI
8 12 (15.58%) VPN
9 7 (9.09%) WAN
9 7 (9.09%) VoIP
10 6 (7.79%) Network Security
11 3 (3.90%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (3.90%) MPLS
12 1 (1.30%) OSPF
12 1 (1.30%) BGP
12 1 (1.30%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
General
1 14 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (29.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (28.57%) Analyst
3 12 (15.58%) 3rd Line Support
3 12 (15.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 7 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (9.09%) Storage Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) Senior Server Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) Operations Manager
6 5 (6.49%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Senior Support Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (6.49%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) IT Support
6 5 (6.49%) Senior IT Support
6 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 23 (29.87%) Data Centre
2 11 (14.29%) Replication
3 7 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.79%) Visualisation
5 5 (6.49%) EqualLogic
6 2 (2.60%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.30%) GIS
7 1 (1.30%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.30%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (1.30%) PKI
7 1 (1.30%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.30%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 52 (67.53%) Windows
2 31 (40.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (19.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (16.88%) Windows 7
5 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.19%) UNIX
7 3 (3.90%) Linux
8 2 (2.60%) Solaris
9 1 (1.30%) SUSE
9 1 (1.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.68%) Migration
2 14 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 10 (12.99%) Change Management
4 7 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (9.09%) Information Security
5 6 (7.79%) Information Security Management
5 6 (7.79%) Security Management
5 6 (7.79%) ISMS
5 6 (7.79%) Capacity Management
5 6 (7.79%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (7.79%) Patch Management
6 5 (6.49%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (6.49%) Change Control
6 5 (6.49%) Incident Management
7 4 (5.19%) Validation
7 4 (5.19%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (5.19%) Process Management
7 4 (5.19%) SIEM
8 3 (3.90%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.38%) SQL
2 2 (2.60%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (6.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.60%) MCSE
3 1 (1.30%) MCSA
3 1 (1.30%) CCIE
3 1 (1.30%) CCNP
3 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.30%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.30%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (70.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 18 (23.38%) vSphere
4 13 (16.88%) vCloud
5 11 (14.29%) XenApp
6 5 (6.49%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.30%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.30%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (16.88%) vMotion
2 6 (7.79%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (7.79%) SCCM
3 1 (1.30%) SCDPM
3 1 (1.30%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 22 (28.57%) Citrix
2 17 (22.08%) Cisco
3 10 (12.99%) EMC
3 10 (12.99%) HP
4 8 (10.39%) Veeam
5 7 (9.09%) Dell
6 5 (6.49%) CommVault
7 3 (3.90%) Juniper
8 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.30%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.30%) BT
9 1 (1.30%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.30%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.30%) F5
9 1 (1.30%) NetApp