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 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 15 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing VMware 6 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 5.56% 6.52% 8.28%
As % of the Vendors category 12.00% 17.14% 16.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 8
Median daily rate £415 £175 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+137.14% -57.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £175 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £24.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +23.75%
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 35 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 46.30% 38.04% 48.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 24 50
Median daily rate £350 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £300 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 8
Median hourly rate £21.00 £12.27 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.14% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £12.27 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £24.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.00 £17.56
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.53%

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 24 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 8 (53.33%) Windows
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) Citrix
3 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (33.33%) Firewall
4 5 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (26.67%) IBM
5 4 (26.67%) CCNA
5 4 (26.67%) Dell
5 4 (26.67%) EMC
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (26.67%) XenServer
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (20.00%) vSphere
6 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
7 2 (13.33%) SQL
7 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (13.33%) DNS
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (13.33%) SCCM
7 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
8 1 (6.67%) SCOM
8 1 (6.67%) iSCSI

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 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Ant
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) Maven
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Solaris
5 1 (6.67%) Unix
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Kernel Tuning
2 1 (6.67%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (6.67%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.67%) C-shell
2 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) CCNA
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) ISEB
3 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (26.67%) XenServer
4 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (20.00%) vSphere
5 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (6.67%) NFS
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
2 1 (6.67%) yum
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) Citrix
3 4 (26.67%) Dell
3 4 (26.67%) EMC
3 4 (26.67%) IBM
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) NetApp