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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
Devon / Exeter
Rank 20 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs citing VMware 8 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 6.11% 5.05% 10.00%
As % of the Vendors category 19.05% 22.73% 23.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 12
Median daily rate £389 £200 £228
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+94.37% -12.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £200 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £200 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.70% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% +3.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £26.60 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-15.41% +18.22%

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
42 22 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 32.06% 22.22% 43.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 14 28
Median daily rate £336 £290 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.89% +28.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £150 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £382 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £10.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% +58.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Exeter region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram 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 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Exeter region with a requirement for VMware.

1 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) Remedy
3 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
3 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
3 5 (41.67%) Puppet
3 5 (41.67%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) DHCP
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) CCNA
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) LAN
5 3 (25.00%) WAN
5 3 (25.00%) MCSE
5 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 2 (16.67%) Smartphone

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) IIS
1 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (25.00%) DHCP
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) ISDN
3 2 (16.67%) MPLS
3 2 (16.67%) Skype
3 2 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
3 2 (16.67%) VoIP
3 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Linux Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Linux Support
1 5 (41.67%) Linux Support Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Linux Support
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Network Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Server Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Replication
2 2 (16.67%) Smartphone
3 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) Information Governance
2 2 (16.67%) Information Security
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (16.67%) ITSM
2 2 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Change Control
3 1 (8.33%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) SSADM
3 1 (8.33%) UML
3 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) CCNA
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) MCSE
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (16.67%) CCDA
3 2 (16.67%) CNA
3 2 (16.67%) CNE
3 2 (16.67%) MCSA
3 2 (16.67%) Novell Certification
4 1 (8.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO 14001
1 2 (16.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (41.67%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
1 5 (41.67%) Remedy
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Novell
4 1 (8.33%) Avaya
4 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds