The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Gloucestershire region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 20 13 38
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +25
Contract jobs citing VMware 33 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 7.21% 7.85% 2.28%
As % of the Vendors category 15.00% 16.96% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 3
Average daily rate
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£325 £130 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -68.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-16.84% +18.75%
Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
220 112 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 48.03% 46.28% 41.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 54 116
Average daily rate £375 £300 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -22.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £130 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 8
Average hourly rate £25.00 £13.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.18% -32.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%
VMware
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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 30 July 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 30 July 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
(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
Gloucester -3 17 £325 +8.33% 9
Cheltenham -4 5 £181 -44.23% 3
Cirencester -9 1 - - 1
Stroud - - - -
VMware
South West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 55 (80.88%) Windows
2 37 (54.41%) Active Directory
3 35 (51.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (48.53%) Microsoft
5 29 (42.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (38.24%) Citrix
7 19 (27.94%) DNS
7 19 (27.94%) MS Exchange
8 18 (26.47%) DHCP
8 18 (26.47%) Security Cleared
9 17 (25.00%) Linux
10 16 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (23.53%) vSphere
11 15 (22.06%) TCP/IP
11 15 (22.06%) Cisco
12 14 (20.59%) Firewall
12 14 (20.59%) VMware ESX
12 14 (20.59%) SCCM
13 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (17.65%) XenDesktop
14 12 (17.65%) SAN
14 12 (17.65%) NetApp
14 12 (17.65%) Red Hat
15 11 (16.18%) MS Excel
15 11 (16.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (16.18%) XenApp
16 10 (14.71%) DV Cleared
16 10 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2007
16 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
16 10 (14.71%) Telecoms

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 19 (27.94%) MS Exchange
2 10 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (10.29%) IIS
4 7 (10.29%) Apache
5 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.47%) SAS
6 1 (1.47%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (16.18%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.88%) MS Office
3 2 (2.94%) MS Project
3 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.47%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.47%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (27.94%) DNS
2 18 (26.47%) DHCP
3 15 (22.06%) TCP/IP
4 14 (20.59%) Firewall
5 12 (17.65%) SAN
6 6 (8.82%) SNMP
6 6 (8.82%) SMTP
6 6 (8.82%) LDAP
7 5 (7.35%) Network Security
8 4 (5.88%) SMS
9 3 (4.41%) VPN
9 3 (4.41%) Internet
10 2 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (2.94%) MPLS
10 2 (2.94%) LAN
11 1 (1.47%) FTP
11 1 (1.47%) VoIP
11 1 (1.47%) WAN
11 1 (1.47%) 3G
11 1 (1.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (5.88%) ClearCase
2 2 (2.94%) Wise Package Studio
2 2 (2.94%) MSI
General
1 10 (14.71%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.41%) Finance
3 2 (2.94%) Legal
4 1 (1.47%) Retail
4 1 (1.47%) Military
4 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (13.24%) Server Engineer
3 8 (11.76%) Consultant
4 6 (8.82%) Storage Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) Architect
5 5 (7.35%) Analyst
5 5 (7.35%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) QA Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (4.41%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Administrator
7 3 (4.41%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Team Leader
7 3 (4.41%) Build Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) SCCM Consultant
8 2 (2.94%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Citrix Consultant
8 2 (2.94%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 1 (1.47%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Thin Client
1 7 (10.29%) Fat Client
2 3 (4.41%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.94%) iPad
3 2 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.94%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.47%) Replication
4 1 (1.47%) iSeries
4 1 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 55 (80.88%) Windows
2 29 (42.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (25.00%) Linux
4 16 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (16.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (13.24%) Windows 7
8 7 (10.29%) CentOS
9 3 (4.41%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.24%) Service Delivery
2 6 (8.82%) Network Design
2 6 (8.82%) ITIL
3 4 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (5.88%) Unit Testing
3 4 (5.88%) ITSM
3 4 (5.88%) Service Management
3 4 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 3 (4.41%) Incident Management
4 3 (4.41%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (2.94%) Security Architecture
5 2 (2.94%) Data Protection
5 2 (2.94%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (2.94%) Problem Management
5 2 (2.94%) Project Management
6 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.47%) Security Management
6 1 (1.47%) Information Security
6 1 (1.47%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.29%) VB
1 7 (10.29%) Perl
1 7 (10.29%) SQL
1 7 (10.29%) Ruby
1 7 (10.29%) PowerShell
2 6 (8.82%) VBScript
2 6 (8.82%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.94%) C
4 1 (1.47%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (26.47%) Security Cleared
2 10 (14.71%) DV Cleared
3 8 (11.76%) Degree
4 5 (7.35%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.88%) MCSE
5 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (4.41%) CCNP
7 2 (2.94%) MCP
7 2 (2.94%) MCSA
7 2 (2.94%) CCNA
8 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) QA
2 2 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 37 (54.41%) Active Directory
2 35 (51.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (23.53%) vSphere
4 14 (20.59%) VMware ESX
5 12 (17.65%) XenDesktop
6 11 (16.18%) XenApp
7 6 (8.82%) Hyper-V
7 6 (8.82%) qmail
7 6 (8.82%) Squid
7 6 (8.82%) NFS
8 4 (5.88%) ISA Server
9 2 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.47%) MetaFrame
10 1 (1.47%) Terminal Server
10 1 (1.47%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.47%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.47%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 14 (20.59%) SCCM
2 7 (10.29%) Backup Exec
3 5 (7.35%) NetBackup
4 3 (4.41%) WSUS
5 2 (2.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.47%) MOM
6 1 (1.47%) SCOM
6 1 (1.47%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 33 (48.53%) Microsoft
2 26 (38.24%) Citrix
3 15 (22.06%) Cisco
4 12 (17.65%) NetApp
4 12 (17.65%) Red Hat
5 10 (14.71%) AppSense
6 5 (7.35%) McAfee
6 5 (7.35%) Sophos
7 4 (5.88%) Symantec
7 4 (5.88%) HP
8 3 (4.41%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.41%) Oracle
8 3 (4.41%) Altiris
9 2 (2.94%) Lumension
9 2 (2.94%) Acronis
9 2 (2.94%) 3Com
9 2 (2.94%) Remedy
9 2 (2.94%) IBM
9 2 (2.94%) Veritas
9 2 (2.94%) Apple
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Yoh Company
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Coal IT Services
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Yoh
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Yoh
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Yoh Company
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £150
Posted: 6 days ago
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Venn Group - UK
Rate: 250-400 Per Day
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Gloucester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago