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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 33 24 25
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware 30 34 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 5.86% 5.92% 4.93%
As % of the Vendors category 11.19% 11.56% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 11
Average daily rate
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£268 £350 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.57% +34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £223 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.91% -5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £31.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.38% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.32%
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
268 294 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 52.34% 51.22% 47.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 150 96
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £120 £107
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 49 28
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% -39.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.77 £36.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
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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 0 7 £275 -35.29%
Harlow +2 4 £259 -22.83% 1
Colchester -2 1 - - 1
Southend-on-Sea - 1 - - 1
Basildon - 1 £375 - 1
Braintree - - - -
Chelmsford - - - -
Stanford-le-Hope - - - -
Witham - - - -
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 36 (66.67%) Windows
2 27 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (48.15%) Citrix
4 25 (46.30%) Microsoft
5 23 (42.59%) HP
6 22 (40.74%) MS Exchange
7 21 (38.89%) Linux
8 19 (35.19%) Active Directory
8 19 (35.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (29.63%) XenApp
9 16 (29.63%) SAN
10 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (27.78%) SQL
11 14 (25.93%) ITIL
11 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (24.07%) Exchange Server 2010
12 13 (24.07%) Cisco
12 13 (24.07%) Clustering
13 10 (18.52%) Migration
13 10 (18.52%) Wireless
13 10 (18.52%) IBM
14 9 (16.67%) Oracle
14 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
14 9 (16.67%) XenDesktop
15 8 (14.81%) Brocade
15 8 (14.81%) 3PAR
15 8 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
15 8 (14.81%) NetApp
15 8 (14.81%) Finance
16 7 (12.96%) Lync

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 22 (40.74%) MS Exchange
2 13 (24.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (12.96%) Lync
5 6 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 3 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.85%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.41%) MS Office
3 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) IaaS
1 1 (1.85%) Office 365
1 1 (1.85%) PaaS
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (29.63%) SAN
2 10 (18.52%) Wireless
3 6 (11.11%) Cisco IPT
3 6 (11.11%) IP Telephony
3 6 (11.11%) NAS
4 5 (9.26%) DHCP
4 5 (9.26%) DNS
5 4 (7.41%) NetScaler
5 4 (7.41%) VPN
5 4 (7.41%) MPLS
5 4 (7.41%) LAN
5 4 (7.41%) WAN
6 3 (5.56%) Ethernet
6 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.56%) Broadband
6 3 (5.56%) RTP
7 2 (3.70%) Firewall
8 1 (1.85%) LDAP
8 1 (1.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) DB2
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.85%) MySQL
5 1 (1.85%) MS Access
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.85%) MSI
General
1 8 (14.81%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.85%) Automotive
3 1 (1.85%) Legal
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.85%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Billing
3 1 (1.85%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (9.26%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (9.26%) Administrator
3 4 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (7.41%) Server Engineer
3 4 (7.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (7.41%) Architect
3 4 (7.41%) Analyst
4 3 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (5.56%) Consultant
4 3 (5.56%) Security Analyst
4 3 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 2 (3.70%) SharePoint Consultant
5 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
5 2 (3.70%) Data Centre Architect
5 2 (3.70%) Backup Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Team Leader
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) CSS
1 1 (1.85%) HTML
1 1 (1.85%) jQuery
1 1 (1.85%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Clustering
2 3 (5.56%) PKI
3 2 (3.70%) Replication
3 2 (3.70%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.85%) Handset
4 1 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.85%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 36 (66.67%) Windows
2 21 (38.89%) Linux
3 19 (35.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (9.26%) SUSE
7 4 (7.41%) CentOS
7 4 (7.41%) Windows 7
7 4 (7.41%) AIX
7 4 (7.41%) Solaris
7 4 (7.41%) VMS
8 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (3.70%) Windows Vista
9 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
9 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) ITIL
2 10 (18.52%) Migration
3 3 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 2 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (3.70%) TOGAF
4 2 (3.70%) Digital Forensics
4 2 (3.70%) Change Control
4 2 (3.70%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (3.70%) Cyber Security
4 2 (3.70%) Information Security
4 2 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2
5 1 (1.85%) UML
5 1 (1.85%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.85%) PRINCE
5 1 (1.85%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (1.85%) Service Management
5 1 (1.85%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.85%) Change Management
5 1 (1.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.78%) SQL
2 5 (9.26%) Perl
2 5 (9.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.85%) VBA
3 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.70%) ISEB
4 1 (1.85%) MCSE
4 1 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.85%) PMP
4 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.85%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.85%) MCITP
4 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (35.19%) Active Directory
3 16 (29.63%) XenApp
4 9 (16.67%) XenDesktop
5 5 (9.26%) VMware ESX
6 3 (5.56%) MetaFrame
7 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.70%) XenServer
7 2 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.85%) vSphere
8 1 (1.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (5.56%) SCCM
3 2 (3.70%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.85%) ZENworks
4 1 (1.85%) SCOM
4 1 (1.85%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 26 (48.15%) Citrix
2 25 (46.30%) Microsoft
3 23 (42.59%) HP
4 13 (24.07%) Cisco
5 10 (18.52%) IBM
6 9 (16.67%) Oracle
7 8 (14.81%) Brocade
7 8 (14.81%) 3PAR
7 8 (14.81%) NetApp
8 5 (9.26%) Red Hat
8 5 (9.26%) EMC
9 4 (7.41%) Veeam
9 4 (7.41%) Juniper
10 3 (5.56%) Riverbed
11 2 (3.70%) McAfee
11 2 (3.70%) Sophos
11 2 (3.70%) Symantec
12 1 (1.85%) SAP
12 1 (1.85%) BMC
12 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
Harlow
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £250 - £264 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Basildon
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago