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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 12 20 3
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Contract jobs citing VMware 11 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 9.02% 5.44% 17.46%
As % of the Vendors category 21.15% 13.79% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 1
Average daily rate
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£213 £350 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.28% -30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £309
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+9.30% -
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
52 58 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 42.62% 39.46% 34.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 37 10
Average daily rate £400 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £184 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 0
Average hourly rate £12.27 £13.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 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 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (48.00%) Citrix
4 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (32.00%) Cisco
7 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
7 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (24.00%) HP
9 5 (20.00%) LAN
9 5 (20.00%) VoIP
9 5 (20.00%) WAN
9 5 (20.00%) DHCP
9 5 (20.00%) DNS
9 5 (20.00%) Linux
9 5 (20.00%) XenApp
9 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 5 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (16.00%) SAN
10 4 (16.00%) ISA Server
11 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (12.00%) Firewall
11 3 (12.00%) NetApp
11 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
11 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
11 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
11 3 (12.00%) vSphere
11 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) LAN
1 5 (20.00%) VoIP
1 5 (20.00%) WAN
1 5 (20.00%) DHCP
1 5 (20.00%) DNS
2 4 (16.00%) SAN
3 3 (12.00%) Firewall
4 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (8.00%) Wireless
4 2 (8.00%) NAS
4 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.00%) Internet
5 1 (4.00%) FCoE
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (24.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Consultant
4 5 (20.00%) Network Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Server Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (12.00%) Administrator
7 2 (8.00%) Technical Support
7 2 (8.00%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (8.00%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) VMware Consultant
7 2 (8.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.00%) jQuery
1 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) FlexPod
2 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (20.00%) Linux
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.00%) UNIX
6 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000
6 2 (8.00%) Windows NT
6 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (8.00%) Migration
2 2 (8.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (8.00%) Kernel Tuning
2 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
1 2 (8.00%) VBScript
1 2 (8.00%) VB
1 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.00%) C#
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) MCP
2 2 (8.00%) MCSE
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.00%) XenApp
4 4 (16.00%) ISA Server
5 3 (12.00%) XenDesktop
5 3 (12.00%) vSphere
5 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (8.00%) Firmware
7 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
7 1 (4.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Citrix
2 8 (32.00%) Cisco
3 6 (24.00%) HP
4 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.00%) NetApp
5 2 (8.00%) Juniper
5 2 (8.00%) EMC
5 2 (8.00%) Websense
5 2 (8.00%) Infoblox
5 2 (8.00%) 3PAR
5 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle
6 1 (4.00%) Symantec
6 1 (4.00%) Sophos
6 1 (4.00%) Acronis
6 1 (4.00%) Twitter
6 1 (4.00%) Veritas
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