The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 20 32 11
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -21
Contract jobs citing VMware 34 23 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 7.57% 4.60% 11.92%
As % of the Vendors category 18.28% 13.07% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 20
Average daily rate £300 £175 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -47.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £106 £130 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £365 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.68% +14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +12.50%
VMware
South West

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

Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
186 176 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 41.43% 35.20% 46.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 89 69
Average daily rate £400 £394 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £130 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £492 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 14
Average hourly rate £12.00 £39.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.23% +168.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +20 15 £205 -69.75% 6
Gloucester +6 8 £358 +68.23% 3
VMware
South West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 49 (85.96%) Windows
2 38 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (61.40%) Active Directory
4 29 (50.88%) Windows Server
5 23 (40.35%) Cisco
6 21 (36.84%) HP
7 20 (35.09%) Citrix
7 20 (35.09%) Hyper-V
7 20 (35.09%) Security Cleared
8 19 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (26.32%) DV Cleared
10 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
11 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (19.30%) SAN
12 11 (19.30%) DNS
13 10 (17.54%) Windows 7
13 10 (17.54%) vSphere
14 9 (15.79%) Linux
15 8 (14.04%) ITIL
15 8 (14.04%) DHCP
16 7 (12.28%) Firewall
16 7 (12.28%) SCCM
16 7 (12.28%) MS Exchange
16 7 (12.28%) VoIP
16 7 (12.28%) PowerShell
17 6 (10.53%) HP Storage
17 6 (10.53%) Unified Communications
17 6 (10.53%) Hitachi
17 6 (10.53%) Service Management

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (12.28%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.77%) OpenStack
3 3 (5.26%) Eucalyptus
3 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.26%) JBoss
3 3 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.51%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) DNS
1 11 (19.30%) SAN
2 8 (14.04%) DHCP
3 7 (12.28%) Firewall
3 7 (12.28%) VoIP
4 6 (10.53%) Unified Communications
5 5 (8.77%) LAN
5 5 (8.77%) WAN
6 3 (5.26%) Ethernet
6 3 (5.26%) HTTP
6 3 (5.26%) VPN
7 2 (3.51%) Internet
7 2 (3.51%) NAS
7 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.75%) IPv4
8 1 (1.75%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.75%) SNMP
8 1 (1.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (8.77%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (15.79%) Architect
2 8 (14.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (14.04%) Support Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (12.28%) Technical Architect
4 6 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (7.02%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (5.26%) 1st Line Support Technician
6 3 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
6 3 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Administrator
6 3 (5.26%) Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) NOC Technician
6 3 (5.26%) Support Technician
6 3 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) Java EE
2 2 (3.51%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) HP Storage
2 5 (8.77%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.26%) Private Cloud
3 3 (5.26%) Public Cloud
3 3 (5.26%) Replication
4 2 (3.51%) Clustering
5 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.75%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.75%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 49 (85.96%) Windows
2 29 (50.88%) Windows Server
3 19 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (17.54%) Windows 7
7 9 (15.79%) Linux
8 4 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (7.02%) Unix
8 4 (7.02%) Windows 10
9 2 (3.51%) CentOS
10 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.04%) ITIL
2 6 (10.53%) Service Management
3 5 (8.77%) Migration
4 3 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (5.26%) Change Management
4 3 (5.26%) Data Migration
4 3 (5.26%) DevOps
4 3 (5.26%) Kanban
4 3 (5.26%) Load Balancing
4 3 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (5.26%) PRINCE
4 3 (5.26%) Scrum
4 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (5.26%) TOGAF
5 2 (3.51%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (3.51%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (3.51%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (3.51%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.51%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.28%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.02%) Bash Shell
2 4 (7.02%) Python
2 4 (7.02%) SQL
3 3 (5.26%) C
4 2 (3.51%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (35.09%) Security Cleared
2 15 (26.32%) DV Cleared
3 5 (8.77%) CCNA
3 5 (8.77%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.75%) CCDA
6 1 (1.75%) Degree
6 1 (1.75%) ISEB
6 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.75%) MCITP
6 1 (1.75%) MCSA
6 1 (1.75%) MCSE
6 1 (1.75%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 38 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (61.40%) Active Directory
3 20 (35.09%) Hyper-V
4 10 (17.54%) vSphere
5 3 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.51%) Firmware
6 2 (3.51%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.51%) XenServer
7 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.75%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.75%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) SCCM
2 4 (7.02%) SCOM
3 2 (3.51%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.51%) OpenView
3 2 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.51%) Puppet
3 2 (3.51%) WSUS
4 1 (1.75%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.75%) Nagios
4 1 (1.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 23 (40.35%) Cisco
2 21 (36.84%) HP
3 20 (35.09%) Citrix
4 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
5 6 (10.53%) Hitachi
6 4 (7.02%) EMC
6 4 (7.02%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.26%) 3PAR
7 3 (5.26%) Dell
7 3 (5.26%) NetApp
7 3 (5.26%) Sophos
7 3 (5.26%) Symantec
7 3 (5.26%) Veeam
8 2 (3.51%) Atlassian
8 2 (3.51%) IBM
9 1 (1.75%) Draytek
9 1 (1.75%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.75%) Lumension
9 1 (1.75%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.75%) WatchGuard
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