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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 21 7 17
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Contract jobs citing VMware 32 42 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.45% 13.91% 6.96%
As % of the Vendors category 13.06% 24.28% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 26 10
Average daily rate
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£280 £295 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.08% -26.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £220 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £430 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 0
Average hourly rate £21.63 £20.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.12% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £21.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+5.74% +1.16%
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
245 173 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 49.40% 57.28% 40.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 77 52
Average daily rate £375 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £452 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 29 12
Average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -22.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £30.10 £38.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 26 November 2014.

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 26 November 2014. 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
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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
Gloucester -6 14 £273 -9.16% 2
Cheltenham -11 6 £639 +236.25% 4
Tewkesbury - 2 - -
VMware
South West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 60 (92.31%) Windows
2 32 (49.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (44.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 22 (33.85%) Citrix
6 21 (32.31%) Microsoft
7 19 (29.23%) Linux
7 19 (29.23%) Security Cleared
8 18 (27.69%) Cisco
8 18 (27.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (24.62%) MS Exchange
9 16 (24.62%) vSphere
10 14 (21.54%) XenApp
10 14 (21.54%) NetApp
11 13 (20.00%) DNS
12 11 (16.92%) VMware ESX
12 11 (16.92%) DV Cleared
12 11 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2007
13 10 (15.38%) Hyper-V
13 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (15.38%) Firewall
13 10 (15.38%) WAN
13 10 (15.38%) LAN
14 9 (13.85%) Oracle
14 9 (13.85%) UNIX
14 9 (13.85%) DHCP
14 9 (13.85%) Exchange Server 2010
15 8 (12.31%) XenDesktop
15 8 (12.31%) Backup Exec
16 7 (10.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 16 (24.62%) MS Exchange
2 11 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (13.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (7.69%) SAS
5 4 (6.15%) IIS
5 4 (6.15%) Apache
6 3 (4.62%) OpenStack
6 3 (4.62%) Eucalyptus
7 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.54%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.54%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (9.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.62%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.00%) DNS
2 10 (15.38%) Firewall
2 10 (15.38%) WAN
2 10 (15.38%) LAN
3 9 (13.85%) DHCP
4 6 (9.23%) SAN
5 5 (7.69%) Internet
5 5 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 5 (7.69%) VoIP
6 4 (6.15%) Wireless
6 4 (6.15%) LDAP
7 3 (4.62%) SMTP
7 3 (4.62%) Ethernet
7 3 (4.62%) SNMP
7 3 (4.62%) MPLS
7 3 (4.62%) VLAN
8 2 (3.08%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.54%) VPN
9 1 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.54%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) DB2
2 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.54%) WinRunner
2 1 (1.54%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.54%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (10.77%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Retail
2 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.54%) Legal
3 1 (1.54%) Military
3 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (27.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (15.38%) Server Engineer
2 10 (15.38%) Architect
3 9 (13.85%) Network Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) Technical Architect
5 5 (7.69%) Administrator
5 5 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Consultant
5 5 (7.69%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Citrix Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Desktop Support Administrator
7 2 (3.08%) Desktop Administrator
7 2 (3.08%) Senior Citrix Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Senior Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.62%) Java EE
2 2 (3.08%) Web Services
3 1 (1.54%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Replication
2 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (3.08%) PKI
2 2 (3.08%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.54%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.54%) Clustering
3 1 (1.54%) CESG
3 1 (1.54%) Wiki
3 1 (1.54%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.54%) PDA
3 1 (1.54%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 60 (92.31%) Windows
2 32 (49.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (29.23%) Linux
4 18 (27.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (13.85%) UNIX
7 7 (10.77%) Windows XP
8 4 (6.15%) CentOS
8 4 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (4.62%) Windows 7
10 2 (3.08%) AIX
11 1 (1.54%) Solaris
11 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (7.69%) Service Delivery
1 5 (7.69%) IT Governance
2 4 (6.15%) Load Balancing
2 4 (6.15%) Migration
2 4 (6.15%) ITIL
3 3 (4.62%) Service Management
3 3 (4.62%) Configuration Management
3 3 (4.62%) Problem Management
3 3 (4.62%) Data Migration
3 3 (4.62%) Incident Management
4 2 (3.08%) Software Deployment
4 2 (3.08%) Mentoring
4 2 (3.08%) Data Protection
4 2 (3.08%) Unit Testing
4 2 (3.08%) Security Architecture
4 2 (3.08%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (3.08%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (3.08%) TOGAF
4 2 (3.08%) Scrum
4 2 (3.08%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.77%) Perl
1 7 (10.77%) SQL
2 5 (7.69%) VBScript
3 4 (6.15%) Ruby
3 4 (6.15%) VB
4 3 (4.62%) C
4 3 (4.62%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.08%) Java
6 1 (1.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (29.23%) Security Cleared
2 11 (16.92%) DV Cleared
3 7 (10.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (10.77%) MCSE
3 7 (10.77%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.15%) Degree
4 4 (6.15%) MCP
5 3 (4.62%) CCNP
5 3 (4.62%) CCA
5 3 (4.62%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.08%) CCEE
6 2 (3.08%) CCAA
6 2 (3.08%) VCP5
6 2 (3.08%) CCNA
7 1 (1.54%) MCSA
7 1 (1.54%) MCSD
7 1 (1.54%) CCEA
7 1 (1.54%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) QA
System Software
1 29 (44.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 16 (24.62%) vSphere
4 14 (21.54%) XenApp
5 11 (16.92%) VMware ESX
6 10 (15.38%) Hyper-V
7 8 (12.31%) XenDesktop
8 4 (6.15%) ISA Server
9 3 (4.62%) NFS
9 3 (4.62%) qmail
9 3 (4.62%) Squid
10 2 (3.08%) VMware Server
11 1 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) Backup Exec
2 5 (7.69%) SCCM
3 3 (4.62%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (3.08%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (3.08%) SCOM
5 1 (1.54%) MOM
5 1 (1.54%) Nagios
5 1 (1.54%) Netcool
5 1 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (33.85%) Citrix
2 21 (32.31%) Microsoft
3 18 (27.69%) Cisco
4 14 (21.54%) NetApp
5 9 (13.85%) Oracle
6 6 (9.23%) Red Hat
7 5 (7.69%) HP
8 4 (6.15%) McAfee
9 3 (4.62%) Sophos
10 2 (3.08%) 3PAR
10 2 (3.08%) Altiris
10 2 (3.08%) Symantec
10 2 (3.08%) CheckPoint
10 2 (3.08%) Juniper
11 1 (1.54%) Veritas
11 1 (1.54%) Remedy
11 1 (1.54%) TOWER Software
11 1 (1.54%) AppSense
11 1 (1.54%) Veeam
11 1 (1.54%) Lumension
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