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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 34 21 15
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware 14 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.20% 6.94% 7.63%
As % of the Vendors category 8.00% 13.57% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 12
Average daily rate
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£415 £400 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £163 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £520 £511
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+13.90% -20.52%
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
175 199 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 39.95% 51.16% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 100 46
Average daily rate £413 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £217 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 14
Average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.27 £13.70 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £70.00 £21.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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
Cheltenham -2 9 £425 +134.48% 1
Gloucester -3 4 £175 -57.57%
VMware
South West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 28 (82.35%) Windows
2 23 (67.65%) Active Directory
2 23 (67.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (52.94%) Citrix
3 18 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (44.12%) DNS
4 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (41.18%) Linux
6 13 (38.24%) DHCP
7 12 (35.29%) vSphere
7 12 (35.29%) HP
7 12 (35.29%) Security Cleared
7 12 (35.29%) Data Centre
8 11 (32.35%) DV Cleared
9 10 (29.41%) MS Exchange
10 9 (26.47%) Hyper-V
11 8 (23.53%) Clustering
11 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
11 8 (23.53%) Red Hat
11 8 (23.53%) UNIX
12 7 (20.59%) Cisco
12 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2007
13 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (17.65%) Infoblox
13 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
13 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
13 6 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (17.65%) Shell Script
13 6 (17.65%) Kernel Tuning
13 6 (17.65%) Performance Tuning

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 10 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (8.82%) IIS
5 2 (5.88%) Apache
5 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.88%) nginx
5 2 (5.88%) Confluence
5 2 (5.88%) Eucalyptus
5 2 (5.88%) MediaWiki
5 2 (5.88%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (44.12%) DNS
2 13 (38.24%) DHCP
3 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
4 4 (11.76%) LAN
4 4 (11.76%) WAN
5 3 (8.82%) SAN
5 3 (8.82%) Firewall
6 2 (5.88%) IPsec
6 2 (5.88%) Network Security
6 2 (5.88%) NAS
6 2 (5.88%) OSPF
6 2 (5.88%) BGP
6 2 (5.88%) EIGRP
6 2 (5.88%) Ethernet
6 2 (5.88%) VPN
6 2 (5.88%) IPv6
6 2 (5.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Subversion
1 2 (5.88%) JIRA
1 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.88%) Hudson
1 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (17.65%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Support Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Consultant
5 4 (11.76%) Administrator
6 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Server Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Support
7 2 (5.88%) Support Specialist
7 2 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Network Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Data Centre
2 8 (23.53%) Clustering
3 3 (8.82%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.88%) Replication
4 2 (5.88%) Wiki
4 2 (5.88%) Private Cloud
4 2 (5.88%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.94%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.94%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (82.35%) Windows
2 18 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (41.18%) Linux
5 8 (23.53%) UNIX
6 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
8 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
8 2 (5.88%) Windows 2000
8 2 (5.88%) Windows NT
8 2 (5.88%) CentOS
8 2 (5.88%) Debian
8 2 (5.88%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (17.65%) Kernel Tuning
1 6 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (11.76%) Load Balancing
2 4 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (11.76%) Migration
3 3 (8.82%) Patch Management
4 2 (5.88%) Service Management
4 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (5.88%) Data Migration
4 2 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.88%) Build Automation
4 2 (5.88%) DevOps
5 1 (2.94%) Database Security
5 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.94%) Integration Testing
5 1 (2.94%) High Availability
5 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.94%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) Shell Script
2 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 11 (32.35%) DV Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) MCTS
3 3 (8.82%) MCITP
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (5.88%) CCNA
4 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 23 (67.65%) Active Directory
1 23 (67.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (35.29%) vSphere
3 9 (26.47%) Hyper-V
4 5 (14.71%) Firmware
5 3 (8.82%) XenDesktop
6 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.88%) iptables
6 2 (5.88%) Postfix
6 2 (5.88%) XenApp
6 2 (5.88%) XenServer
6 2 (5.88%) ISA Server
6 2 (5.88%) Samba
7 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.94%) Xen
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) ZABBIX
2 2 (5.88%) Puppet
3 1 (2.94%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) Citrix
2 12 (35.29%) HP
3 8 (23.53%) Red Hat
4 7 (20.59%) Cisco
5 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 6 (17.65%) Infoblox
6 5 (14.71%) TOWER Software
7 4 (11.76%) McAfee
8 2 (5.88%) Symantec
8 2 (5.88%) Websense
8 2 (5.88%) EMC
8 2 (5.88%) Juniper
8 2 (5.88%) NetApp
8 2 (5.88%) Acronis
9 1 (2.94%) Oracle
9 1 (2.94%) Veritas
9 1 (2.94%) Lotus
9 1 (2.94%) Wyse
9 1 (2.94%) AppSense
9 1 (2.94%) Sophos
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