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 23 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 13 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware 25 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 11.68% 4.76% 3.90%
As % of the Vendors category 31.25% 12.50% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 0
Average daily rate
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£175 £165 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £15.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.63 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +18.12%
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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
80 32 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 37.38% 38.10% 50.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 18 18
Average daily rate £298 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.46% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £165 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £415 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 10
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £13.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 - £10.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.80 - £18.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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
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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014, 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 23 (67.65%) Windows
1 23 (67.65%) Microsoft
1 23 (67.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (64.71%) Fat Client
2 22 (64.71%) Cisco PIX
2 22 (64.71%) Firewall
2 22 (64.71%) SLA
2 22 (64.71%) Cisco
2 22 (64.71%) Thin Client
2 22 (64.71%) CheckPoint
2 22 (64.71%) Solaris
2 22 (64.71%) MS Excel
2 22 (64.71%) SharePoint
3 18 (52.94%) ITIL
3 18 (52.94%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (29.41%) PRINCE2
4 10 (29.41%) Linux
5 7 (20.59%) Apache
6 6 (17.65%) Tomcat
6 6 (17.65%) Red Hat
6 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
7 4 (11.76%) CentOS
7 4 (11.76%) HTTP
7 4 (11.76%) JBoss
7 4 (11.76%) IIS
8 3 (8.82%) Citrix
9 2 (5.88%) Subversion
9 2 (5.88%) Migration
9 2 (5.88%) Samba

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 22 (64.71%) SharePoint
2 7 (20.59%) Apache
3 6 (17.65%) Tomcat
4 4 (11.76%) IIS
5 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 22 (64.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 22 (64.71%) Firewall
1 22 (64.71%) Cisco PIX
2 4 (11.76%) HTTP
3 2 (5.88%) DNS
3 2 (5.88%) VLAN
3 2 (5.88%) FTP
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Linux Administrator
2 9 (26.47%) Administrator
3 7 (20.59%) Consultant
4 6 (17.65%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (11.76%) Linux Support
6 3 (8.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.82%) Web Administrator
6 3 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) Systems Support
7 1 (2.94%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Desktop Support
7 1 (2.94%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 22 (64.71%) Thin Client
1 22 (64.71%) Fat Client
2 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Windows
2 22 (64.71%) Solaris
3 10 (29.41%) Linux
4 4 (11.76%) CentOS
5 2 (5.88%) SELinux
6 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) ITIL
2 10 (29.41%) PRINCE2
3 2 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (2.94%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (2.94%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (2.94%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (64.71%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) ISO 14001
2 1 (2.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (67.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.88%) Sendmail
2 2 (5.88%) Samba
2 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) YUM
1 2 (5.88%) Puppet
1 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 23 (67.65%) Microsoft
2 22 (64.71%) Cisco
2 22 (64.71%) CheckPoint
3 6 (17.65%) Red Hat
4 4 (11.76%) JBoss
5 3 (8.82%) Citrix
6 2 (5.88%) HP
6 2 (5.88%) Remedy
7 1 (2.94%) Compaq
7 1 (2.94%) Dell
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle
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