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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 47 23 32
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +9
Contract jobs citing VMware 24 33 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 4.55% 6.03% 4.23%
As % of the Vendors category 9.52% 12.13% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 12
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £222 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £430 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £31.75 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £21.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +8.75%
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
252 272 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 47.73% 49.73% 49.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 109 110
Average daily rate £400 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £140 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 64 25
Average hourly rate £20.75 £17.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.28% -1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £11.60 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £32.07 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year
- -3.35%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +2 7 £175 -58.82%
Colchester -16 2 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 - -
Stanford-le-Hope - - - - 1
Witham - - - -
Basildon - - - -
Harwich - - - -
Purfleet - - - -
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 37 (66.07%) Windows
2 30 (53.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (39.29%) Citrix
4 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 16 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 16 (28.57%) Linux
5 15 (26.79%) HP
6 14 (25.00%) Cisco
6 14 (25.00%) SQL
7 13 (23.21%) SAN
7 13 (23.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (21.43%) Finance
9 11 (19.64%) ITIL
9 11 (19.64%) MS Exchange
10 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
10 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (17.86%) IBM
10 10 (17.86%) Firewall
10 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (16.07%) XenApp
11 9 (16.07%) Oracle
12 8 (14.29%) DHCP
12 8 (14.29%) DNS
12 8 (14.29%) PowerShell
13 7 (12.50%) NAS
13 7 (12.50%) EMC
14 6 (10.71%) VPN
14 6 (10.71%) LAN
14 6 (10.71%) WAN
14 6 (10.71%) SharePoint

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 11 (19.64%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.71%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.36%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (5.36%) IIS
5 2 (3.57%) Apache
6 1 (1.79%) SAS
6 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.36%) MS Office
3 1 (1.79%) MS Project
3 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Office 365
2 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.21%) SAN
2 10 (17.86%) Firewall
3 8 (14.29%) DHCP
3 8 (14.29%) DNS
4 7 (12.50%) NAS
5 6 (10.71%) VPN
5 6 (10.71%) LAN
5 6 (10.71%) WAN
6 5 (8.93%) Network Security
7 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
7 4 (7.14%) Wireless
7 4 (7.14%) MPLS
8 3 (5.36%) RTP
8 3 (5.36%) Broadband
8 3 (5.36%) Ethernet
8 3 (5.36%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (5.36%) NetScaler
8 3 (5.36%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) DB2
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.79%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.79%) MSI
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.79%) Automotive
3 1 (1.79%) Legal
3 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.79%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 5 (8.93%) Architect
3 5 (8.93%) Analyst
4 4 (7.14%) Security Analyst
4 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (5.36%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Consultant
5 3 (5.36%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.36%) Network Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Administrator
6 2 (3.57%) SQL DBA
6 2 (3.57%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Security Specialist
6 2 (3.57%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) DBA
6 2 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.57%) Support Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) HTML
1 1 (1.79%) CSS
1 1 (1.79%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 1 (1.79%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Clustering
2 3 (5.36%) PKI
2 3 (5.36%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (3.57%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.57%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.57%) Replication
3 2 (3.57%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.79%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.79%) Handset
4 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 37 (66.07%) Windows
2 16 (28.57%) Linux
3 13 (23.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (8.93%) SUSE
5 5 (8.93%) AIX
6 4 (7.14%) Solaris
6 4 (7.14%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.36%) UNIX
8 2 (3.57%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.57%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.79%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.79%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.64%) ITIL
2 6 (10.71%) Migration
3 5 (8.93%) Mentoring
4 4 (7.14%) Information Security
5 3 (5.36%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.36%) TOGAF
5 3 (5.36%) Data Protection
6 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.57%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.57%) Information Governance
6 2 (3.57%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.57%) Change Control
6 2 (3.57%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (3.57%) Line Management
7 1 (1.79%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.79%) Software Asset Management
7 1 (1.79%) Software Licensing
7 1 (1.79%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.79%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.00%) SQL
2 8 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 5 (8.93%) Perl
4 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (7.14%) MCSE
2 3 (5.36%) CCNP
2 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) CCNA
3 2 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.57%) CCSE
4 1 (1.79%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.79%) MCITP
4 1 (1.79%) Degree
4 1 (1.79%) ISEB
4 1 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.79%) CISSP
4 1 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.79%) MCSA
System Software
1 30 (53.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 9 (16.07%) XenApp
4 5 (8.93%) vSphere
5 4 (7.14%) XenDesktop
6 3 (5.36%) MetaFrame
6 3 (5.36%) Hyper-V
6 3 (5.36%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (3.57%) Xen
7 2 (3.57%) ISA Server
7 2 (3.57%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.79%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (1.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 5 (8.93%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (7.14%) SCCM
3 2 (3.57%) SCOM
3 2 (3.57%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.79%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 22 (39.29%) Citrix
2 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 15 (26.79%) HP
4 14 (25.00%) Cisco
5 10 (17.86%) IBM
6 9 (16.07%) Oracle
7 7 (12.50%) EMC
8 5 (8.93%) Veeam
9 4 (7.14%) Brocade
9 4 (7.14%) NetApp
10 3 (5.36%) Juniper
10 3 (5.36%) Riverbed
10 3 (5.36%) 3PAR
10 3 (5.36%) F5
11 2 (3.57%) ScanSafe
11 2 (3.57%) Infoblox
11 2 (3.57%) Imperva
11 2 (3.57%) Qualys
11 2 (3.57%) Blue Coat
11 2 (3.57%) CheckPoint
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