The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 22 23 23
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing VMware 38 37 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 7.16% 5.97% 5.81%
As % of the Vendors category 13.82% 11.42% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 28 14
Average daily rate
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£262 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.05% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £433 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
VMware
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
275 324 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 51.79% 52.26% 49.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 157 95
Average daily rate £325 £388 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -1.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £190 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £464 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 34 48
Average hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.58% -32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.10 £41.10 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Essex

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 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
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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
Brentwood +4 6 £300 -50.00%
Colchester +2 5 £420 +5.00%
Chelmsford -10 5 £348 +148.21% 1
Harlow - 5 £254 -
Southend-on-Sea +12 4 £198 -22.54%
Witham - 2 £325 -
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 29 (53.70%) Windows
2 25 (46.30%) Active Directory
3 24 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (38.89%) Citrix
5 20 (37.04%) Cisco
6 19 (35.19%) NetApp
7 18 (33.33%) HP
8 15 (27.78%) MS Exchange
9 14 (25.93%) Finance
10 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 11 (20.37%) IIS
11 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
11 11 (20.37%) SAN
11 11 (20.37%) Wireless
12 10 (18.52%) Cisco IPT
12 10 (18.52%) IP Telephony
12 10 (18.52%) SQL
13 9 (16.67%) DHCP
13 9 (16.67%) DNS
13 9 (16.67%) Firewall
13 9 (16.67%) Migration
14 8 (14.81%) VMware ESX
14 8 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2007
14 8 (14.81%) Linux
15 7 (12.96%) XenApp
16 6 (11.11%) Hyper-V
16 6 (11.11%) vSphere
16 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
16 6 (11.11%) NetScaler
16 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 15 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 11 (20.37%) IIS
3 8 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (9.26%) JBoss
4 5 (9.26%) Tomcat
4 5 (9.26%) WebLogic
4 5 (9.26%) GlassFish
4 5 (9.26%) WebSphere
5 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.37%) SAN
1 11 (20.37%) Wireless
2 10 (18.52%) Cisco IPT
2 10 (18.52%) IP Telephony
3 9 (16.67%) DHCP
3 9 (16.67%) DNS
3 9 (16.67%) Firewall
4 6 (11.11%) NetScaler
5 3 (5.56%) LAN
5 3 (5.56%) WAN
5 3 (5.56%) VLAN
6 2 (3.70%) NAS
6 2 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (3.70%) Network Security
6 2 (3.70%) BGP
6 2 (3.70%) SMTP
6 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.70%) LDAP
7 1 (1.85%) ISDN
7 1 (1.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
General
1 14 (25.93%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.85%) Banking
2 1 (1.85%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (20.37%) Analyst
3 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Architect
4 5 (9.26%) Administrator
5 4 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.56%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Security Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (3.70%) Citrix Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) ODBC
1 1 (1.85%) .NET
1 1 (1.85%) WinForms
1 1 (1.85%) NHibernate
1 1 (1.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Clustering
2 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.85%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.85%) PKI
2 1 (1.85%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (53.70%) Windows
2 8 (14.81%) Linux
3 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (9.26%) UNIX
4 5 (9.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.67%) Migration
2 5 (9.26%) Load Balancing
3 4 (7.41%) ITIL
4 3 (5.56%) Project Management
4 3 (5.56%) Build Automation
5 2 (3.70%) Digital Forensics
5 2 (3.70%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (3.70%) Cyber Security
5 2 (3.70%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.70%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.85%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.85%) SOA
6 1 (1.85%) Information Security
6 1 (1.85%) Change Management
6 1 (1.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.85%) Service Management
6 1 (1.85%) MVC
6 1 (1.85%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.52%) SQL
2 6 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 5 (9.26%) Perl
3 5 (9.26%) Korn
3 5 (9.26%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.85%) C#
4 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.85%) VBScript
4 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
1 2 (3.70%) CCNP
1 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.85%) CCNA
2 1 (1.85%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (46.30%) Active Directory
2 24 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (14.81%) VMware ESX
4 7 (12.96%) XenApp
5 6 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 6 (11.11%) vSphere
6 4 (7.41%) vCloud
7 3 (5.56%) XenServer
8 1 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.85%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) SCCM
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.85%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 21 (38.89%) Citrix
2 20 (37.04%) Cisco
3 19 (35.19%) NetApp
4 18 (33.33%) HP
5 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
6 6 (11.11%) Oracle
7 5 (9.26%) IBM
7 5 (9.26%) SolarWinds
7 5 (9.26%) 3PAR
8 4 (7.41%) Red Hat
9 3 (5.56%) Websense
9 3 (5.56%) F5
9 3 (5.56%) Barracuda Networks
10 2 (3.70%) Aruba
10 2 (3.70%) Clearswift
10 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.85%) Juniper
11 1 (1.85%) McAfee
11 1 (1.85%) Mitel
11 1 (1.85%) Blue Coat
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