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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 37 34 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware 24 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 4.91% 4.05% 4.41%
As % of the Vendors category 10.34% 8.77% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 16
Average daily rate
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£350 £388 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +16.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £235 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £490 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £31.75 £27.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.45% +57.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% +16.05%
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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
232 228 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 47.44% 46.15% 51.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 71 112
Average daily rate £400 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £155 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 59 33
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -39.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £9.23 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £28.90 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Essex region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram 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 September 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 - 7 - - 2
Colchester -2 4 £238 -38.70% 3
Harwich - - - -
Purfleet - - - -
Saffron Walden - - - -
Southend-on-Sea - - - -
Chelmsford - - - -
Basildon - - - -
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East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 45 (69.23%) Windows
2 35 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (40.00%) Citrix
4 22 (33.85%) Cisco
5 20 (30.77%) Active Directory
6 18 (27.69%) Linux
7 17 (26.15%) HP
7 17 (26.15%) SAN
7 17 (26.15%) Finance
8 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
8 16 (24.62%) DNS
9 15 (23.08%) Firewall
9 15 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (21.54%) DHCP
11 13 (20.00%) MS Exchange
12 12 (18.46%) EMC
13 11 (16.92%) SQL
14 10 (15.38%) ITIL
14 10 (15.38%) VPN
14 10 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (15.38%) IBM
14 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
15 9 (13.85%) XenApp
15 9 (13.85%) Windows 7
15 9 (13.85%) Migration
15 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
16 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
16 8 (12.31%) TCP/IP
16 8 (12.31%) PowerShell

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Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 13 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.23%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.62%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (4.62%) IIS
4 2 (3.08%) Apache
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.15%) MS Office
3 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Office 365
2 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.15%) SAN
2 16 (24.62%) DNS
3 15 (23.08%) Firewall
4 14 (21.54%) DHCP
5 10 (15.38%) VPN
6 8 (12.31%) TCP/IP
6 8 (12.31%) Network Security
7 7 (10.77%) NAS
7 7 (10.77%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (10.77%) LAN
7 7 (10.77%) WAN
7 7 (10.77%) IP Telephony
8 6 (9.23%) iSCSI
9 5 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (7.69%) MPLS
10 4 (6.15%) BGP
10 4 (6.15%) Wireless
10 4 (6.15%) SSL
10 4 (6.15%) Ethernet
11 3 (4.62%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.15%) DB2
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.54%) MS Access
4 1 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.54%) MSI
General
1 17 (26.15%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.15%) French Language
4 3 (4.62%) Billing
5 1 (1.54%) Automotive
5 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (10.77%) Server Engineer
3 6 (9.23%) Network Engineer
3 6 (9.23%) Analyst
4 4 (6.15%) Security Analyst
4 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (6.15%) Architect
4 4 (6.15%) Service Desk Engineer
5 3 (4.62%) Network Security Specialist
5 3 (4.62%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 3 (4.62%) Administrator
5 3 (4.62%) Consultant
5 3 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (4.62%) Support Engineer
5 3 (4.62%) Security Specialist
5 3 (4.62%) Network Specialist
6 2 (3.08%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (3.08%) SharePoint Consultant
6 2 (3.08%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (3.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 1 (1.54%) jQuery
1 1 (1.54%) CSS
1 1 (1.54%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.15%) Clustering
2 4 (6.15%) iPhone
3 3 (4.62%) PKI
3 3 (4.62%) Fat Client
3 3 (4.62%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.08%) Open Source
4 2 (3.08%) EqualLogic
4 2 (3.08%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.54%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 45 (69.23%) Windows
2 18 (27.69%) Linux
3 15 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (13.85%) Windows 7
6 5 (7.69%) AIX
6 5 (7.69%) SUSE
7 4 (6.15%) UNIX
7 4 (6.15%) Solaris
8 2 (3.08%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.08%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.08%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.54%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.54%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.38%) ITIL
2 9 (13.85%) Migration
3 6 (9.23%) Mentoring
4 5 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 4 (6.15%) Information Security
6 3 (4.62%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (4.62%) Line Management
6 3 (4.62%) Information Governance
6 3 (4.62%) E-Commerce
6 3 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.08%) Software Deployment
7 2 (3.08%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (3.08%) Change Control
7 2 (3.08%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.08%) TOGAF
8 1 (1.54%) Waterfall
8 1 (1.54%) SIEM
8 1 (1.54%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (1.54%) User Stories
8 1 (1.54%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.92%) SQL
2 8 (12.31%) PowerShell
3 5 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (1.54%) VBA
4 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (10.77%) CCNP
2 7 (10.77%) CCNA
3 6 (9.23%) MCSE
3 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.15%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.62%) CCSE
6 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.54%) MCITP
7 1 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.54%) CISSP
7 1 (1.54%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.54%) MCSA
7 1 (1.54%) MCP
System Software
1 35 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 9 (13.85%) XenApp
4 5 (7.69%) vSphere
5 4 (6.15%) Terminal Services
5 4 (6.15%) XenDesktop
6 3 (4.62%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.62%) MetaFrame
6 3 (4.62%) ISA Server
6 3 (4.62%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (3.08%) NFS
7 2 (3.08%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (3.08%) Xen
8 1 (1.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (7.69%) SCCM
2 5 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (3.08%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.08%) SCOM
4 1 (1.54%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 26 (40.00%) Citrix
2 22 (33.85%) Cisco
3 17 (26.15%) HP
4 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
5 12 (18.46%) EMC
6 10 (15.38%) IBM
7 7 (10.77%) Oracle
8 5 (7.69%) F5
8 5 (7.69%) Dell
9 4 (6.15%) NetApp
9 4 (6.15%) Veeam
9 4 (6.15%) Brocade
10 3 (4.62%) Qualys
10 3 (4.62%) Riverbed
10 3 (4.62%) Infoblox
10 3 (4.62%) Imperva
10 3 (4.62%) 3PAR
10 3 (4.62%) ScanSafe
10 3 (4.62%) Zeacom
10 3 (4.62%) Juniper
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