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 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 27 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing VMware 33 43 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 6.20% 6.37% 5.88%
As % of the Vendors category 12.60% 13.65% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 35 12
Average daily rate
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£275 £400 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +48.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £179 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £535 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.66%
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
262 315 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 49.25% 46.67% 48.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 160 91
Average daily rate £325 £388 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +26.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £190 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 24 51
Average hourly rate £32.10 £18.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.20% -31.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.40 £39.10 £37.75
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 1 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 1 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 +2 7 £325 -39.53% 2
Colchester 0 5 £420 +5.00% 1
Chelmsford -8 4 £395 +182.14%
Southend-on-Sea - 4 £198 -
Harlow +1 2 £254 -31.02% 3
Witham - 1 - -
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 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 38 (65.52%) Windows
2 33 (56.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (53.45%) Active Directory
4 29 (50.00%) Citrix
5 23 (39.66%) HP
6 20 (34.48%) MS Exchange
7 19 (32.76%) Microsoft
8 17 (29.31%) Cisco
9 16 (27.59%) Linux
9 16 (27.59%) SAN
9 16 (27.59%) XenApp
10 15 (25.86%) SQL
10 15 (25.86%) Finance
11 14 (24.14%) NetApp
12 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (20.69%) 3PAR
13 12 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
14 11 (18.97%) Clustering
14 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
15 10 (17.24%) IIS
15 10 (17.24%) DNS
15 10 (17.24%) DHCP
15 10 (17.24%) Migration
16 9 (15.52%) VMware ESX
16 9 (15.52%) Wireless
17 8 (13.79%) Firewall
17 8 (13.79%) Red Hat
17 8 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
18 7 (12.07%) Lync

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 20 (34.48%) MS Exchange
2 12 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (17.24%) IIS
4 8 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (12.07%) Lync
5 7 (12.07%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (8.62%) WebSphere
6 5 (8.62%) JBoss
6 5 (8.62%) Tomcat
6 5 (8.62%) WebLogic
6 5 (8.62%) GlassFish
7 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.72%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (27.59%) SAN
2 10 (17.24%) DNS
2 10 (17.24%) DHCP
3 9 (15.52%) Wireless
4 8 (13.79%) Firewall
5 7 (12.07%) IP Telephony
5 7 (12.07%) Cisco IPT
6 6 (10.34%) NetScaler
7 4 (6.90%) VLAN
8 3 (5.17%) LAN
8 3 (5.17%) WAN
9 2 (3.45%) Network Security
9 2 (3.45%) BGP
9 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
9 2 (3.45%) LDAP
9 2 (3.45%) NAS
9 2 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (1.72%) DMVPN
10 1 (1.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (1.72%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 15 (25.86%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Banking
2 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.72%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (17.24%) Analyst
3 7 (12.07%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (12.07%) Administrator
4 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (8.62%) Architect
5 4 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (6.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.17%) Cyber Security Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Security Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 2 (3.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Security Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Citrix Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) .NET
1 1 (1.72%) WinForms
1 1 (1.72%) WPF
1 1 (1.72%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Clustering
2 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.72%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.72%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 38 (65.52%) Windows
2 16 (27.59%) Linux
3 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (10.34%) UNIX
6 6 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (6.90%) VMS
7 4 (6.90%) CentOS
8 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.72%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.24%) Migration
2 6 (10.34%) ITIL
3 5 (8.62%) Load Balancing
4 3 (5.17%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (5.17%) Cyber Security
4 3 (5.17%) Build Automation
4 3 (5.17%) Digital Forensics
4 3 (5.17%) Project Management
5 2 (3.45%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.45%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.72%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (1.72%) Line Management
6 1 (1.72%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.72%) MVVM
6 1 (1.72%) Waterfall
6 1 (1.72%) Memory Management
6 1 (1.72%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.72%) SOA
6 1 (1.72%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.86%) SQL
2 6 (10.34%) PowerShell
3 5 (8.62%) Bash Shell
3 5 (8.62%) Perl
3 5 (8.62%) Korn
4 1 (1.72%) C#
4 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (5.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (3.45%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.45%) CCNP
3 1 (1.72%) CCNA
3 1 (1.72%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (56.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (53.45%) Active Directory
3 16 (27.59%) XenApp
4 9 (15.52%) VMware ESX
5 7 (12.07%) XenDesktop
6 6 (10.34%) vSphere
6 6 (10.34%) Hyper-V
7 4 (6.90%) vCloud
8 3 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (5.17%) XenServer
9 1 (1.72%) DFS Replication
9 1 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) SCCM
2 1 (1.72%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 29 (50.00%) Citrix
2 23 (39.66%) HP
3 19 (32.76%) Microsoft
4 17 (29.31%) Cisco
5 14 (24.14%) NetApp
6 12 (20.69%) 3PAR
7 8 (13.79%) Red Hat
8 5 (8.62%) SolarWinds
8 5 (8.62%) IBM
8 5 (8.62%) Oracle
8 5 (8.62%) Brocade
9 3 (5.17%) F5
9 3 (5.17%) Barracuda Networks
9 3 (5.17%) Websense
10 2 (3.45%) CheckPoint
10 2 (3.45%) Aruba
11 1 (1.72%) Infoblox
11 1 (1.72%) Imperva
11 1 (1.72%) Clearswift
11 1 (1.72%) Juniper
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