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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 32 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware 14 30 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.78% 6.59% 6.47%
As % of the Vendors category 10.07% 13.82% 16.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 12
Median daily rate £150 £300 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -0.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £134 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £400 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £20.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 - £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £105.00 - £23.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £26.60 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-17.29% +18.22%

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
139 217 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 37.57% 47.69% 39.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 117 94
Median daily rate £345 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £170 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.53% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 26
Median hourly rate £13.00 £42.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.41% +84.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £36.92 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.05 £42.90 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -5 6 £125 -54.54% 2
Cheltenham -3 3 £263 -12.50% 3
Tewkesbury - 1 £180 -
VMware
South West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for VMware.

1 31 (77.50%) Windows
2 21 (52.50%) Windows Server
3 20 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (47.50%) Active Directory
5 17 (42.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (42.50%) Security Cleared
6 16 (40.00%) DHCP
7 15 (37.50%) DNS
7 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 13 (32.50%) DV Cleared
8 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (30.00%) vSphere
10 10 (25.00%) Time Management
11 9 (22.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (22.50%) Hyper-V
11 9 (22.50%) Windows 7
11 9 (22.50%) Linux
12 8 (20.00%) Firewall
12 8 (20.00%) Red Hat
12 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (20.00%) Windows 8
13 7 (17.50%) Kernel Tuning
13 7 (17.50%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (17.50%) Shell Script
13 7 (17.50%) Solaris
13 7 (17.50%) Unix
13 7 (17.50%) SQL
13 7 (17.50%) Citrix
13 7 (17.50%) DBS Check
14 6 (15.00%) SLA

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.50%) Confluence
2 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (10.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (40.00%) DHCP
2 15 (37.50%) DNS
3 8 (20.00%) Firewall
4 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (12.50%) LAN
5 5 (12.50%) Wireless
6 3 (7.50%) SAN
6 3 (7.50%) WAN
7 1 (2.50%) Internet
7 1 (2.50%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.50%) GIS
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Ant
1 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.50%) JIRA
1 1 (2.50%) Maven
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) IT Support
2 6 (15.00%) Unix Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) 1st Line Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) DBA
5 3 (7.50%) IT Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) SQL DBA
5 3 (7.50%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) NHS DBA
6 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
6 2 (5.00%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.00%) Clustering
3 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.00%) NHS
5 1 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (77.50%) Windows
2 21 (52.50%) Windows Server
3 17 (42.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (22.50%) Linux
5 9 (22.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (22.50%) Windows 7
6 8 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (17.50%) Solaris
7 7 (17.50%) Unix
8 5 (12.50%) Mac OS X
9 3 (7.50%) Windows 10
10 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
10 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Time Management
2 7 (17.50%) Kernel Tuning
2 7 (17.50%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (15.00%) Network Management
4 5 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.50%) Business Continuity
5 3 (7.50%) High Availability
5 3 (7.50%) Innovation Management
5 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.00%) Project Management
7 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.50%) Change Management
7 1 (2.50%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.50%) Database Security
7 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.50%) Migration
7 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) Shell Script
1 7 (17.50%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (7.50%) VBScript
5 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.50%) C-shell
5 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (42.50%) Security Cleared
2 13 (32.50%) DV Cleared
3 7 (17.50%) DBS Check
4 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) CCNA
5 1 (2.50%) CCNP
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (47.50%) Active Directory
3 12 (30.00%) vSphere
4 9 (22.50%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.50%) Firmware
6 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.50%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) yum
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (17.50%) Citrix
4 6 (15.00%) Cisco
5 5 (12.50%) Apple
5 5 (12.50%) TOWER Software
6 4 (10.00%) HP
7 1 (2.50%) Dell
7 1 (2.50%) EMC
7 1 (2.50%) IBM
7 1 (2.50%) Juniper
7 1 (2.50%) NetApp
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle