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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 12 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing VMware 8 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 7.27% 6.90% 7.03%
As % of the Vendors category 16.00% 17.39% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 6
Median daily rate £366 £250 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.50% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £190 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £250 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.29 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+5.15% +19.04%
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
50 46 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 45.45% 39.66% 41.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 35 35
Median daily rate £357 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £178 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 7
Median hourly rate £20.00 £12.27 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.99% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.75 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £20.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucester region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 May 2016, 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for VMware.

1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) Citrix
3 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (35.71%) Dell
4 5 (35.71%) EMC
4 5 (35.71%) Firewall
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (28.57%) IBM
5 4 (28.57%) CCNA
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 4 (28.57%) XenServer
5 4 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
6 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
7 2 (14.29%) SCCM
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (14.29%) SQL
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 2 (14.29%) vSphere
7 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
8 1 (7.14%) V-Model
8 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (7.14%) EMC VNX

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
1 1 (7.14%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL
1 1 (7.14%) Migration
1 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
1 1 (7.14%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CCNA
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) ISEB
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (28.57%) XenServer
3 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
4 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (14.29%) vSphere
5 1 (7.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco
1 8 (57.14%) Citrix
2 5 (35.71%) Dell
2 5 (35.71%) EMC
3 4 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.14%) arcserve