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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 30 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +5
Contract jobs citing VMware 28 34 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.63% 11.37% 10.05%
As % of the Vendors category 14.51% 23.13% 18.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 20
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.16% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £150 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £396 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.01% -6.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £23.50 £17.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.23% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.32%
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
193 147 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 38.83% 49.16% 54.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 69 112
Average daily rate £375 £355 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% -6.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 15
Average hourly rate £39.00 £15.25 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+155.73% -60.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £32.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £29.65 £41.66
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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 -8 10 £303 +4.31% 1
Cheltenham -16 4 £678 +125.92% 6
Cirencester -1 3 £130 -
Tewkesbury - - - -
VMware
South West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 51 (87.93%) Windows
2 31 (53.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (43.10%) Active Directory
4 21 (36.21%) Citrix
4 21 (36.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (29.31%) Linux
6 16 (27.59%) Cisco
6 16 (27.59%) Security Cleared
7 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
8 14 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (22.41%) Finance
9 13 (22.41%) DNS
10 12 (20.69%) MS Exchange
10 12 (20.69%) LAN
10 12 (20.69%) WAN
10 12 (20.69%) UNIX
11 11 (18.97%) NetApp
11 11 (18.97%) vSphere
12 10 (17.24%) XenApp
12 10 (17.24%) DV Cleared
13 9 (15.52%) Hyper-V
14 8 (13.79%) DHCP
15 7 (12.07%) Oracle
15 7 (12.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 7 (12.07%) Exchange Server 2007
16 6 (10.34%) Load Balancing
16 6 (10.34%) Windows 7
16 6 (10.34%) Migration
16 6 (10.34%) MS Office
16 6 (10.34%) Perl

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 12 (20.69%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.07%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (8.62%) SAS
3 5 (8.62%) Eucalyptus
3 5 (8.62%) OpenStack
4 3 (5.17%) IIS
4 3 (5.17%) Apache
4 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.72%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Office
2 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.41%) DNS
2 12 (20.69%) LAN
2 12 (20.69%) WAN
3 8 (13.79%) DHCP
4 5 (8.62%) VoIP
4 5 (8.62%) Ethernet
4 5 (8.62%) TCP/IP
4 5 (8.62%) Firewall
5 3 (5.17%) LDAP
5 3 (5.17%) SAN
5 3 (5.17%) Internet
5 3 (5.17%) Wireless
6 2 (3.45%) VLAN
6 2 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (3.45%) SMTP
6 2 (3.45%) SNMP
7 1 (1.72%) VPN
7 1 (1.72%) MPLS
7 1 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.72%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) DB2
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.72%) WinRunner
1 1 (1.72%) TestDirector
1 1 (1.72%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (22.41%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (22.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (18.97%) Architect
3 10 (17.24%) Technical Architect
4 9 (15.52%) Support Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) Network Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) Server Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (8.62%) Administrator
7 5 (8.62%) Consultant
8 4 (6.90%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (6.90%) Support Specialist
8 4 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Citrix Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 2 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) Java EE
2 2 (3.45%) Web Services
3 1 (1.72%) .NET
3 1 (1.72%) HTML
3 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.72%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Replication
2 4 (6.90%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.45%) PKI
3 2 (3.45%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (3.45%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.72%) CESG
4 1 (1.72%) Clustering
4 1 (1.72%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.72%) Wiki
4 1 (1.72%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 51 (87.93%) Windows
2 21 (36.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (29.31%) Linux
4 14 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (20.69%) UNIX
6 6 (10.34%) Windows 7
6 6 (10.34%) Windows XP
7 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (6.90%) Apple iOS
8 4 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (5.17%) CentOS
10 2 (3.45%) AIX
11 1 (1.72%) Solaris
11 1 (1.72%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.72%) Windows NT
11 1 (1.72%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (10.34%) Load Balancing
1 6 (10.34%) Migration
2 5 (8.62%) Service Management
2 5 (8.62%) IT Governance
2 5 (8.62%) Data Migration
3 4 (6.90%) Problem Management
4 3 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (5.17%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.45%) Software Deployment
5 2 (3.45%) Scrum
5 2 (3.45%) TOGAF
5 2 (3.45%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.72%) ITIL
6 1 (1.72%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.72%) Change Management
6 1 (1.72%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.72%) MVC
6 1 (1.72%) Kernel Tuning
6 1 (1.72%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.72%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.34%) Perl
2 4 (6.90%) SQL
2 4 (6.90%) C
3 3 (5.17%) Shell Script
3 3 (5.17%) Ruby
4 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.45%) Python
4 2 (3.45%) Java
4 2 (3.45%) VBScript
4 2 (3.45%) VB
5 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.72%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (27.59%) Security Cleared
2 10 (17.24%) DV Cleared
3 7 (12.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (8.62%) MCSE
4 5 (8.62%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.17%) CCA
5 3 (5.17%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (5.17%) Degree
6 2 (3.45%) VCP5
6 2 (3.45%) CCEE
6 2 (3.45%) CCAA
6 2 (3.45%) MCP
7 1 (1.72%) MCSD
7 1 (1.72%) MCSA
7 1 (1.72%) CCEA
7 1 (1.72%) MCTS
7 1 (1.72%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
System Software
1 31 (53.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (43.10%) Active Directory
3 11 (18.97%) vSphere
4 10 (17.24%) XenApp
5 9 (15.52%) Hyper-V
6 5 (8.62%) XenDesktop
7 3 (5.17%) VMware ESX
8 2 (3.45%) Squid
8 2 (3.45%) VMware Server
8 2 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (3.45%) qmail
8 2 (3.45%) ISA Server
8 2 (3.45%) NFS
9 1 (1.72%) Firmware
9 1 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) SCCM
2 1 (1.72%) Netcool
2 1 (1.72%) Nagios
2 1 (1.72%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.72%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.72%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.72%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.72%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (36.21%) Citrix
2 16 (27.59%) Cisco
3 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
4 11 (18.97%) NetApp
5 7 (12.07%) Oracle
6 6 (10.34%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.17%) HP
8 2 (3.45%) 3PAR
8 2 (3.45%) AppSense
8 2 (3.45%) McAfee
9 1 (1.72%) Veritas
9 1 (1.72%) Sophos
9 1 (1.72%) Symantec
9 1 (1.72%) Altiris
9 1 (1.72%) Wyse
9 1 (1.72%) TOWER Software
9 1 (1.72%) Twitter
9 1 (1.72%) Infoblox
9 1 (1.72%) Acronis
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