The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Gloucester region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 12 9 27
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +18
Contract jobs citing VMware 16 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 12.03% 10.77% 1.61%
As % of the Vendors category 22.54% 25.93% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 2
Average daily rate
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£313 £300 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £300 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £300 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.89% +18.75%
Vendors Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
71 27 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 53.38% 41.54% 48.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 11 41
Average daily rate £375 £200 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -44.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £114 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £300 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 2
Average hourly rate £13.75 £16.13 £16.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.72% -3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £10.50 £13.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.35 £21.05 £20.14
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
VMware
Gloucestershire

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 19 (73.08%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (42.31%) MS Exchange
3 11 (42.31%) DNS
3 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
4 9 (34.62%) Citrix
4 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (30.77%) VMware ESX
5 8 (30.77%) NetApp
5 8 (30.77%) Cisco
5 8 (30.77%) Linux
6 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
6 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (23.08%) qmail
7 6 (23.08%) XenDesktop
7 6 (23.08%) CentOS
7 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (23.08%) QA
7 6 (23.08%) Ruby
7 6 (23.08%) Squid
7 6 (23.08%) Degree
7 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
7 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
7 6 (23.08%) IIS
7 6 (23.08%) Perl
7 6 (23.08%) SMTP

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 (42.31%) MS Exchange
2 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (23.08%) IIS
3 6 (23.08%) Apache
4 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) DNS
2 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
3 6 (23.08%) SNMP
3 6 (23.08%) LDAP
3 6 (23.08%) SMTP
4 5 (19.23%) DHCP
5 3 (11.54%) Firewall
6 2 (7.69%) SAN
6 2 (7.69%) Internet
7 1 (3.85%) LAN
7 1 (3.85%) WAN
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) ClearCase
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Server Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) QA Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Build Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Quality Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) QA Tester
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Designer
7 1 (3.85%) Citrix Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Citrix Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (30.77%) Linux
5 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (23.08%) CentOS
6 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
2 1 (3.85%) Network Design
2 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
2 1 (3.85%) Security Architecture
2 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) Perl
1 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
1 6 (23.08%) Ruby
2 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) VBScript
3 2 (7.69%) VB
4 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.69%) MCP
4 2 (7.69%) MCSE
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) QA
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
3 8 (30.77%) VMware ESX
4 6 (23.08%) Squid
4 6 (23.08%) qmail
4 6 (23.08%) XenDesktop
4 6 (23.08%) NFS
5 5 (19.23%) vSphere
6 4 (15.38%) XenApp
6 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
7 2 (7.69%) ISA Server
8 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Backup Exec
2 2 (7.69%) SCCM
3 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) Citrix
3 8 (30.77%) NetApp
3 8 (30.77%) Cisco
4 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
5 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
5 3 (11.54%) HP
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle
6 2 (7.69%) AppSense
7 1 (3.85%) Nokia
7 1 (3.85%) McAfee
7 1 (3.85%) Sophos
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