The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 May 2015 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 13 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware 6 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 6.45% 8.33% 1.41%
As % of the Vendors category 16.22% 17.14% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 1
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£175 £413 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.57% +37.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £19.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -15.21%
VMware
Gloucestershire

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

Vendors Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
37 70 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 39.78% 48.61% 25.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 53 5
Average daily rate £400 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £315 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 5
Average hourly rate £12.27 £14.75 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.81% +34.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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
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 28 May 2015, 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 12 (80.00%) Windows
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (60.00%) Citrix
4 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (33.33%) DNS
5 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 5 (33.33%) DHCP
6 4 (26.67%) HP
6 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
7 3 (20.00%) vSphere
7 3 (20.00%) Clustering
7 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (20.00%) Linux
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000
8 2 (13.33%) EMC
8 2 (13.33%) Cisco
8 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
8 2 (13.33%) UNIX
8 2 (13.33%) Windows NT
8 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
8 2 (13.33%) Firmware
8 2 (13.33%) Websense
8 2 (13.33%) Juniper

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) DNS
1 5 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) NAS
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (26.67%) Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Support
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Server Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) VMware Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (6.67%) jQuery
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000
6 2 (13.33%) UNIX
6 2 (13.33%) Windows NT
6 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Kernel Tuning
2 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.67%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (20.00%) vSphere
4 2 (13.33%) Firmware
4 2 (13.33%) ISA Server
4 2 (13.33%) XenApp
4 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Citrix
2 4 (26.67%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) EMC
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (13.33%) Websense
3 2 (13.33%) Juniper
3 2 (13.33%) Infoblox
4 1 (6.67%) Twitter
4 1 (6.67%) Acronis
4 1 (6.67%) Symantec
4 1 (6.67%) Sophos
4 1 (6.67%) Veritas
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
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