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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 22 15 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Contract jobs citing VMware 30 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.28% 8.27% 2.52%
As % of the Vendors category 11.72% 16.54% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 4
Average daily rate
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£300 £260 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -34.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £130 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £292 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% +16.05%
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
256 127 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 53.56% 50.00% 38.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 67 76
Average daily rate £375 £295 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% -18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £200 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £473 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 16
Average hourly rate £40.00 £18.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.21% -36.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £13.03 £11.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £26.45 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -4 14 £300 +37.93% 1
Cheltenham -5 6 £213 +11.84% 5
Cirencester - - - -
VMware
South West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 46 (86.79%) Windows
2 22 (41.51%) Microsoft
2 22 (41.51%) Active Directory
3 21 (39.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (39.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (37.74%) Citrix
5 15 (28.30%) Linux
5 15 (28.30%) Security Cleared
6 14 (26.42%) VMware ESX
6 14 (26.42%) NetApp
7 13 (24.53%) DNS
7 13 (24.53%) Cisco
7 13 (24.53%) MS Exchange
8 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (20.75%) XenDesktop
9 11 (20.75%) vSphere
10 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
11 9 (16.98%) DV Cleared
11 9 (16.98%) XenApp
12 8 (15.09%) CentOS
12 8 (15.09%) QA
12 8 (15.09%) Ruby
12 8 (15.09%) Service Delivery
12 8 (15.09%) Backup Exec
12 8 (15.09%) Perl
12 8 (15.09%) Apache
12 8 (15.09%) TCP/IP
12 8 (15.09%) Red Hat
13 7 (13.21%) Shell Script

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 13 (24.53%) MS Exchange
2 8 (15.09%) Apache
3 7 (13.21%) IIS
3 7 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.66%) SAS
5 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.89%) Eucalyptus
6 1 (1.89%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.53%) DNS
2 8 (15.09%) TCP/IP
3 7 (13.21%) SNMP
3 7 (13.21%) SMTP
3 7 (13.21%) LDAP
4 6 (11.32%) Firewall
4 6 (11.32%) SAN
5 5 (9.43%) DHCP
6 2 (3.77%) LAN
6 2 (3.77%) WAN
6 2 (3.77%) MPLS
6 2 (3.77%) Internet
7 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.89%) VPN
7 1 (1.89%) VoIP
7 1 (1.89%) Wireless
7 1 (1.89%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (1.89%) VLAN
7 1 (1.89%) NAS
7 1 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.66%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) ClearCase
General
1 5 (9.43%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.55%) Finance
3 3 (5.66%) Retail
4 2 (3.77%) Legal
5 1 (1.89%) Military
5 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (15.09%) Server Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) Architect
4 6 (11.32%) Consultant
5 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Build Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (7.55%) QA Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Wintel Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.77%) Administrator
7 2 (3.77%) Citrix Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Citrix Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Network Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) Web Services
2 1 (1.89%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.77%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
1 2 (3.77%) Replication
2 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.89%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 46 (86.79%) Windows
2 21 (39.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (28.30%) Linux
4 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (15.09%) CentOS
6 7 (13.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (7.55%) UNIX
8 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.77%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.09%) Service Delivery
2 5 (9.43%) Configuration Management
2 5 (9.43%) Unit Testing
3 3 (5.66%) ITIL
3 3 (5.66%) IT Governance
3 3 (5.66%) Incident Management
3 3 (5.66%) Security Architecture
4 2 (3.77%) Mentoring
4 2 (3.77%) Problem Management
4 2 (3.77%) Data Protection
4 2 (3.77%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (3.77%) Project Management
5 1 (1.89%) Information Security
5 1 (1.89%) Service Management
5 1 (1.89%) Migration
5 1 (1.89%) Data Migration
5 1 (1.89%) Load Balancing
5 1 (1.89%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.09%) Ruby
1 8 (15.09%) Perl
2 7 (13.21%) Shell Script
3 6 (11.32%) SQL
3 6 (11.32%) VBScript
4 5 (9.43%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (28.30%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.98%) DV Cleared
3 7 (13.21%) Degree
4 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.66%) CCNP
5 3 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.77%) MCP
6 2 (3.77%) MCSE
6 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.77%) CCNA
7 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.09%) QA
System Software
1 22 (41.51%) Active Directory
2 21 (39.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (26.42%) VMware ESX
4 11 (20.75%) XenDesktop
4 11 (20.75%) vSphere
5 9 (16.98%) XenApp
6 7 (13.21%) NFS
6 7 (13.21%) Squid
6 7 (13.21%) qmail
7 5 (9.43%) Hyper-V
8 2 (3.77%) ISA Server
8 2 (3.77%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.89%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.89%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.89%) DFS Replication
9 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (15.09%) Backup Exec
2 5 (9.43%) SCCM
3 3 (5.66%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (3.77%) SCOM
4 2 (3.77%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.89%) MOM
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 22 (41.51%) Microsoft
2 20 (37.74%) Citrix
3 14 (26.42%) NetApp
4 13 (24.53%) Cisco
5 8 (15.09%) Red Hat
6 6 (11.32%) Sophos
6 6 (11.32%) McAfee
7 5 (9.43%) Oracle
8 4 (7.55%) Altiris
8 4 (7.55%) AppSense
8 4 (7.55%) Symantec
9 3 (5.66%) HP
10 2 (3.77%) Lumension
10 2 (3.77%) Juniper
10 2 (3.77%) IBM
10 2 (3.77%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.89%) Remedy
11 1 (1.89%) Brocade
11 1 (1.89%) Google
11 1 (1.89%) Veeam
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