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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 19 15 41
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +26
Contract jobs citing VMware 32 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 7.24% 7.14% 2.17%
As % of the Vendors category 14.95% 15.25% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 3
Average daily rate
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£338 £130 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+159.61% -68.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.89% +18.75%
Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
214 118 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 48.42% 46.83% 42.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 53 126
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 £220 £130 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 9
Average hourly rate £24.00 £13.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -32.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
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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 24 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 24 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
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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 -1 16 £338 +12.50% 5
Cheltenham -4 5 £181 -44.23% 1
Cirencester -8 2 - - 1
Stroud - - - -
VMware
South West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 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 52 (80.00%) Windows
2 36 (55.38%) Active Directory
3 33 (50.77%) Microsoft
3 33 (50.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (43.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (40.00%) Citrix
6 18 (27.69%) DNS
6 18 (27.69%) MS Exchange
6 18 (27.69%) Security Cleared
7 17 (26.15%) DHCP
8 16 (24.62%) Linux
8 16 (24.62%) vSphere
9 15 (23.08%) Cisco
9 15 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (21.54%) TCP/IP
10 14 (21.54%) VMware ESX
10 14 (21.54%) Firewall
10 14 (21.54%) SCCM
11 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (18.46%) XenDesktop
12 12 (18.46%) SAN
13 11 (16.92%) NetApp
13 11 (16.92%) Red Hat
13 11 (16.92%) MS Excel
13 11 (16.92%) XenApp
13 11 (16.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (15.38%) DV Cleared
14 10 (15.38%) Telecoms
14 10 (15.38%) AppSense
15 9 (13.85%) Service Delivery

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 18 (27.69%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (12.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (10.77%) IIS
5 6 (9.23%) Apache
6 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.54%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (16.92%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.15%) MS Office
3 2 (3.08%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.08%) MS Project
4 1 (1.54%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.54%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (27.69%) DNS
2 17 (26.15%) DHCP
3 14 (21.54%) TCP/IP
3 14 (21.54%) Firewall
4 12 (18.46%) SAN
5 6 (9.23%) SMTP
5 6 (9.23%) LDAP
5 6 (9.23%) SNMP
6 5 (7.69%) Network Security
7 4 (6.15%) SMS
8 3 (4.62%) Internet
8 3 (4.62%) VPN
9 2 (3.08%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (3.08%) MPLS
9 2 (3.08%) LAN
10 1 (1.54%) 3G
10 1 (1.54%) VoIP
10 1 (1.54%) WAN
10 1 (1.54%) FTP
10 1 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) ClearCase
2 2 (3.08%) Wise Package Studio
2 2 (3.08%) MSI
General
1 10 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.08%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Legal
3 1 (1.54%) Military
3 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (24.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (12.31%) Server Engineer
3 7 (10.77%) Consultant
4 6 (9.23%) Storage Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Architect
6 4 (6.15%) QA Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (4.62%) Team Leader
7 3 (4.62%) Administrator
7 3 (4.62%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) SCCM Consultant
7 3 (4.62%) Build Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (3.08%) Citrix Consultant
9 1 (1.54%) Windows Server Engineer
9 1 (1.54%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) Application Packaging
2 2 (3.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Thin Client
1 7 (10.77%) Fat Client
2 3 (4.62%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.08%) iPad
3 2 (3.08%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.08%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.54%) Replication
4 1 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.54%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 52 (80.00%) Windows
2 28 (43.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (24.62%) Linux
4 15 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (16.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (13.85%) Windows 7
8 6 (9.23%) CentOS
9 3 (4.62%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.85%) Service Delivery
2 6 (9.23%) ITIL
2 6 (9.23%) Network Design
3 4 (6.15%) Unit Testing
3 4 (6.15%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (6.15%) Configuration Management
3 4 (6.15%) Service Management
3 4 (6.15%) ITSM
4 3 (4.62%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (4.62%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.08%) Problem Management
5 2 (3.08%) Data Protection
5 2 (3.08%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (3.08%) Security Architecture
5 2 (3.08%) Project Management
5 2 (3.08%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.54%) Information Security
6 1 (1.54%) Security Management
6 1 (1.54%) Email Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.77%) VB
1 7 (10.77%) PowerShell
2 6 (9.23%) Ruby
2 6 (9.23%) Shell Script
2 6 (9.23%) Perl
2 6 (9.23%) SQL
2 6 (9.23%) VBScript
3 2 (3.08%) C
4 1 (1.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (27.69%) Security Cleared
2 10 (15.38%) DV Cleared
3 8 (12.31%) Degree
4 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 4 (6.15%) MCSE
5 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (4.62%) CCNP
7 2 (3.08%) MCSA
7 2 (3.08%) MCP
7 2 (3.08%) CCNA
8 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) QA
2 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 36 (55.38%) Active Directory
2 33 (50.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (24.62%) vSphere
4 14 (21.54%) VMware ESX
5 12 (18.46%) XenDesktop
6 11 (16.92%) XenApp
7 6 (9.23%) Hyper-V
7 6 (9.23%) qmail
7 6 (9.23%) Squid
7 6 (9.23%) NFS
8 4 (6.15%) ISA Server
9 2 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (3.08%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.54%) Terminal Server
10 1 (1.54%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.54%) MetaFrame
10 1 (1.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.54%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.54%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 14 (21.54%) SCCM
2 7 (10.77%) Backup Exec
3 5 (7.69%) NetBackup
4 3 (4.62%) WSUS
5 2 (3.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (3.08%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.54%) MOM
6 1 (1.54%) SCOM
6 1 (1.54%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 33 (50.77%) Microsoft
2 26 (40.00%) Citrix
3 15 (23.08%) Cisco
4 11 (16.92%) NetApp
4 11 (16.92%) Red Hat
5 10 (15.38%) AppSense
6 5 (7.69%) McAfee
6 5 (7.69%) Sophos
7 4 (6.15%) Symantec
7 4 (6.15%) HP
8 3 (4.62%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.62%) Altiris
9 2 (3.08%) Acronis
9 2 (3.08%) Lumension
9 2 (3.08%) Remedy
9 2 (3.08%) 3Com
9 2 (3.08%) Oracle
9 2 (3.08%) IBM
9 2 (3.08%) Apple
9 2 (3.08%) Juniper
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Posted: 6 days ago
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