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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 34 43 14
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -29
Contract jobs citing VMware 19 12 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.17% 2.54% 8.36%
As % of the Vendors category 9.45% 7.59% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 18
Median daily rate £358 £250 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.00% -31.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £205 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £420 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.29 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+5.15% +19.04%
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
201 158 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 44.08% 33.47% 50.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 91 103
Median daily rate £358 £408 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.26% +16.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £250 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 21
Median hourly rate £20.00 £31.25 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% +127.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £12.01 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.06 £43.75 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +2 8 £366 +46.50% 5
Cheltenham +14 5 £255 -32.00% 5
VMware
South West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 35 (76.09%) Windows
2 28 (60.87%) Active Directory
3 26 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (54.35%) Citrix
5 23 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 16 (34.78%) Cisco
7 13 (28.26%) HP
7 13 (28.26%) Hyper-V
8 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (23.91%) Security Cleared
9 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
9 10 (21.74%) DV Cleared
10 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (17.39%) DNS
12 7 (15.22%) DHCP
12 7 (15.22%) CCNA
12 7 (15.22%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (15.22%) Windows 7
12 7 (15.22%) Firewall
13 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (13.04%) EMC
13 6 (13.04%) HP Storage
14 5 (10.87%) Dell
14 5 (10.87%) Linux
14 5 (10.87%) ITIL
15 4 (8.70%) vSphere
15 4 (8.70%) XenServer
15 4 (8.70%) IBM
15 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
15 4 (8.70%) Service Management

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 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.52%) JBoss
2 3 (6.52%) OpenStack
2 3 (6.52%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.17%) Eucalyptus
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) DNS
2 7 (15.22%) DHCP
2 7 (15.22%) Firewall
3 3 (6.52%) HTTP
3 3 (6.52%) SAN
4 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.17%) Internet
4 1 (2.17%) IPv4
4 1 (2.17%) LAN
4 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.17%) VPN
4 1 (2.17%) WAN
4 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 11 (23.91%) Support Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (15.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Storage Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (6.52%) 1st Line Support Technician
7 3 (6.52%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.52%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
7 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support Technician
7 3 (6.52%) Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) NOC Technician
7 3 (6.52%) Support Technician
7 3 (6.52%) Wintel Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Administrator
8 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) SOAP
2 1 (2.17%) Java EE
2 1 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) HP Storage
2 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) Clustering
2 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.17%) EMC VNX
3 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.17%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.17%) Replication
3 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 35 (76.09%) Windows
2 23 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (15.22%) Windows 7
6 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (10.87%) Linux
8 4 (8.70%) Windows 10
9 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (4.35%) CentOS
10 2 (4.35%) Unix
11 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.87%) ITIL
2 4 (8.70%) Service Management
3 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (6.52%) Change Management
3 3 (6.52%) DevOps
3 3 (6.52%) Kanban
3 3 (6.52%) Migration
3 3 (6.52%) Scrum
4 2 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (4.35%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (4.35%) ITIL V3
4 2 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (4.35%) Server Building
4 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.35%) Time Management
5 1 (2.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.17%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.17%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell
1 3 (6.52%) C
1 3 (6.52%) Python
1 3 (6.52%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.17%) Java
3 1 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) Security Cleared
2 10 (21.74%) DV Cleared
3 7 (15.22%) CCNA
3 7 (15.22%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.17%) ISEB
5 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.17%) MCITP
5 1 (2.17%) MCSE
5 1 (2.17%) MCTS
5 1 (2.17%) RHCE
5 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 28 (60.87%) Active Directory
2 26 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (28.26%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (8.70%) vSphere
4 4 (8.70%) XenServer
5 2 (4.35%) Firmware
6 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.17%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) SCCM
2 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.35%) Puppet
3 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (54.35%) Citrix
2 16 (34.78%) Cisco
3 13 (28.26%) HP
4 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
5 6 (13.04%) EMC
6 5 (10.87%) Dell
7 4 (8.70%) IBM
8 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
9 2 (4.35%) Atlassian
9 2 (4.35%) NetApp
9 2 (4.35%) Symantec
9 2 (4.35%) Veeam
10 1 (2.17%) arcserve
10 1 (2.17%) Draytek
10 1 (2.17%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.17%) WatchGuard