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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 24 32 19
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Contract jobs citing VMware 30 26 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 7.11% 5.17% 6.76%
As % of the Vendors category 15.00% 10.53% 14.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 13
Median daily rate £155 £275 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.63% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £183 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £395 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 7
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £21.63
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 - £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £105.00 - £23.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.43% +2.22%
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
200 247 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 47.39% 49.11% 46.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 136 116
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £201 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 29
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.75 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.63% -31.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 5 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram 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 5 December 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 +1 10 £125 -51.92% 3
Cheltenham -7 4 £331 +23.25% 6
Cirencester - 3 £120 - 1
Tewkesbury - 1 £180 -
VMware
South West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 36 (78.26%) Windows
2 25 (54.35%) Windows Server
3 22 (47.83%) Active Directory
4 21 (45.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (41.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
6 17 (36.96%) DNS
6 17 (36.96%) Security Cleared
7 16 (34.78%) DHCP
8 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (30.43%) vSphere
10 13 (28.26%) DV Cleared
10 13 (28.26%) Citrix
11 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (26.09%) SQL
12 10 (21.74%) Firewall
12 10 (21.74%) Windows 7
13 9 (19.57%) Hyper-V
13 9 (19.57%) Time Management
13 9 (19.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
13 9 (19.57%) Linux
14 8 (17.39%) TCP/IP
14 8 (17.39%) Red Hat
14 8 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
15 7 (15.22%) Windows 8
15 7 (15.22%) Kernel Tuning
15 7 (15.22%) Shell Script
15 7 (15.22%) Solaris
15 7 (15.22%) Unix

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 (10.87%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.35%) IIS
2 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.17%) Confluence
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Office
1 4 (8.70%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Office 365
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (36.96%) DNS
2 16 (34.78%) DHCP
3 10 (21.74%) Firewall
4 8 (17.39%) TCP/IP
5 5 (10.87%) LAN
5 5 (10.87%) SAN
6 4 (8.70%) Wireless
7 3 (6.52%) WAN
8 1 (2.17%) Internet
8 1 (2.17%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.17%) GIS
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Ant
1 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
1 1 (2.17%) Maven
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (6.52%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Local Government
2 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Support Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) IT Support
3 6 (13.04%) Unix Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) 1st Line Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (6.52%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) DBA
6 3 (6.52%) IT Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) SQL DBA
7 2 (4.35%) Customer Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.70%) Clustering
3 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.52%) NHS
4 1 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 36 (78.26%) Windows
2 25 (54.35%) Windows Server
3 19 (41.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (21.74%) Windows 7
7 9 (19.57%) Linux
7 9 (19.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (15.22%) Solaris
8 7 (15.22%) Unix
8 7 (15.22%) Windows 8
9 4 (8.70%) Mac OS X
10 3 (6.52%) Windows 10
11 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
11 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) Time Management
2 8 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (15.22%) Kernel Tuning
4 5 (10.87%) Network Management
4 5 (10.87%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery
5 4 (8.70%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.52%) Business Continuity
6 3 (6.52%) High Availability
6 3 (6.52%) Innovation Management
7 2 (4.35%) Change Management
7 2 (4.35%) Migration
7 2 (4.35%) Project Management
8 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.17%) Change Control
8 1 (2.17%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.17%) Database Security
8 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (2.17%) Fault Analysis
8 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) SQL
2 7 (15.22%) Shell Script
3 5 (10.87%) PowerShell
4 4 (8.70%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.52%) VBScript
6 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.17%) C-shell
6 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (36.96%) Security Cleared
2 13 (28.26%) DV Cleared
3 6 (13.04%) DBS Check
4 5 (10.87%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) CCNA
5 1 (2.17%) CCNP
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 21 (45.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (30.43%) vSphere
4 9 (19.57%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.52%) Firmware
6 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (4.35%) XenServer
7 1 (2.17%) NFS
7 1 (2.17%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) yum
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (4.35%) SCCM
4 1 (2.17%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.17%) SCOM
4 1 (2.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 13 (28.26%) Citrix
3 8 (17.39%) Red Hat
4 7 (15.22%) Cisco
5 5 (10.87%) TOWER Software
6 4 (8.70%) Apple
6 4 (8.70%) HP
7 1 (2.17%) CommVault
7 1 (2.17%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (2.17%) Dell
7 1 (2.17%) EMC
7 1 (2.17%) IBM
7 1 (2.17%) Juniper
7 1 (2.17%) Meru Networks
7 1 (2.17%) NetApp
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle