The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 18 13 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs citing VMware 5 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 5.10% 9.63% 18.31%
As % of the Vendors category 31.25% 22.03% 34.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 5
Average daily rate - £250 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £370 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.35% +13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.88% +12.50%
VMware
Devon

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

Vendors Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
16 59 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 16.33% 43.70% 53.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 15
Average daily rate £290 £275 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +57.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 5
Average hourly rate £17.00 £10.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.90% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (60.00%) Citrix
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 4 (40.00%) DHCP
6 4 (40.00%) DNS
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (30.00%) SQL
8 2 (20.00%) Fat Client
8 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
8 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (20.00%) vSphere
8 2 (20.00%) HP
8 2 (20.00%) VPN
8 2 (20.00%) Cisco
8 2 (20.00%) SAN
8 2 (20.00%) Thin Client
8 2 (20.00%) Firewall
8 2 (20.00%) Migration
9 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
9 1 (10.00%) Back Office
9 1 (10.00%) IPsec
9 1 (10.00%) Service Management
9 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
9 1 (10.00%) MPLS

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DHCP
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (10.00%) IPsec
3 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) MPLS
3 1 (10.00%) NAS
3 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (10.00%) SSL
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Support
4 1 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) PC Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (20.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Coaching
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (10.00%) XenApp
4 1 (10.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Citrix
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) IronPort