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 25 September 2016 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 28 36 23
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Contract jobs citing VMware 24 20 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.17% 4.10% 5.89%
As % of the Vendors category 12.70% 10.81% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 17
Median daily rate £350 £240 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £151 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £380 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £33.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -4.44%
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
189 185 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 40.73% 37.91% 51.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 109 144
Median daily rate £375 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £215 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 9
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.63% -60.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.25 £20.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.00 £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.93 £17.77 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -1.27%

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 25 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 0 9 £270 +16.12% 5
Cirencester - 3 £130 -
Cheltenham -2 2 £400 -1.23% 2
VMware
South West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 22 (50.00%) Windows
1 22 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (47.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 19 (43.18%) DV Cleared
5 18 (40.91%) DNS
6 17 (38.64%) DHCP
6 17 (38.64%) vSphere
7 16 (36.36%) Citrix
8 15 (34.09%) Windows Server
9 14 (31.82%) Linux
10 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
10 13 (29.55%) Red Hat
10 13 (29.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (22.73%) Unix
11 10 (22.73%) SQL
12 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
12 9 (20.45%) Solaris
12 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (20.45%) Shell Script
12 9 (20.45%) Kernel Tuning
12 9 (20.45%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (18.18%) Cisco
13 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
14 7 (15.91%) SAN
14 7 (15.91%) yum
15 6 (13.64%) Data Centre
15 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development

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 5 (11.36%) Confluence
1 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.27%) IIS
3 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
3 1 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.55%) GitHub
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (40.91%) DNS
2 17 (38.64%) DHCP
3 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 7 (15.91%) SAN
5 5 (11.36%) Firewall
6 3 (6.82%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.27%) LAN
7 1 (2.27%) NAS
7 1 (2.27%) VLAN
7 1 (2.27%) WAN
7 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.27%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
1 5 (11.36%) JIRA
1 5 (11.36%) Maven
2 3 (6.82%) Ant
2 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.27%) Hudson
3 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 8 (18.18%) Support Engineer
1 8 (18.18%) Unix Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Administrator
4 3 (6.82%) Architect
4 3 (6.82%) DBA
4 3 (6.82%) SQL DBA
4 3 (6.82%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) NHS DBA
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Architect
5 2 (4.55%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) REST
1 3 (6.82%) Web Services
1 3 (6.82%) WSDL
1 3 (6.82%) XML
1 3 (6.82%) XSD
2 1 (2.27%) Middleware
2 1 (2.27%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.82%) Clustering
3 3 (6.82%) NHS
4 2 (4.55%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.27%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (50.00%) Windows
2 15 (34.09%) Windows Server
3 14 (31.82%) Linux
4 13 (29.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (22.73%) Unix
5 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (20.45%) Solaris
6 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (11.36%) Windows 7
9 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) Kernel Tuning
1 9 (20.45%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (13.64%) Time Management
3 5 (11.36%) Innovation Management
4 4 (9.09%) Migration
4 4 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (6.82%) Business Continuity
5 3 (6.82%) High Availability
5 3 (6.82%) MODAF
5 3 (6.82%) SOA
5 3 (6.82%) TOGAF
5 3 (6.82%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (4.55%) Change Management
6 2 (4.55%) Data Migration
6 2 (4.55%) ITIL
6 2 (4.55%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.55%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (2.27%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) SQL
2 9 (20.45%) Shell Script
3 4 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 3 (6.82%) C-shell
4 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.82%) VBScript
5 1 (2.27%) Java
5 1 (2.27%) Perl
5 1 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (43.18%) DV Cleared
3 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) CCNA
4 1 (2.27%) CCNP
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.27%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.27%) Degree
4 1 (2.27%) ISEB
4 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.27%) MCSA
4 1 (2.27%) MCSD
4 1 (2.27%) MCSE
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.27%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) SLA
2 2 (4.55%) HL7
System Software
1 21 (47.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 17 (38.64%) vSphere
4 4 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (6.82%) Firmware
5 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.82%) NFS
5 3 (6.82%) Xen
6 2 (4.55%) XenServer
7 1 (2.27%) Docker
7 1 (2.27%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.27%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) yum
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (6.82%) SCCM
3 2 (4.55%) SCOM
4 1 (2.27%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.27%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) Citrix
2 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
2 13 (29.55%) Red Hat
3 8 (18.18%) Cisco
4 5 (11.36%) TOWER Software
5 4 (9.09%) HP
5 4 (9.09%) NetApp
6 1 (2.27%) Apple
6 1 (2.27%) CommVault
6 1 (2.27%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (2.27%) Dell
6 1 (2.27%) EMC
6 1 (2.27%) IBM
6 1 (2.27%) Juniper
6 1 (2.27%) Meru Networks
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle