The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Greenwich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Greenwich region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 2 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing VMware 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Greenwich 50.00% 16.67% 10.00%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 33.33% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £380 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.79%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.13 £22.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-3.97% -8.33%
Vendors Category
Greenwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Greenwich 100.00% 50.00% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate £387 £380 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.84% -3.79%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
VMware
London

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Greenwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Greenwich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Greenwich

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Greenwich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Greenwich region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Greenwich

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Greenwich

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Greenwich 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 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) HP
3 4 (57.14%) EMC
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) SAN
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) F5
4 3 (42.86%) NAS
4 3 (42.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
4 3 (42.86%) CLARiiON
4 3 (42.86%) Clustering
4 3 (42.86%) Sun
4 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
4 3 (42.86%) HPUX
4 3 (42.86%) Solaris
4 3 (42.86%) VMS
4 3 (42.86%) Perl
4 3 (42.86%) UNIX
4 3 (42.86%) Veritas
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 3 (42.86%) OCP
4 3 (42.86%) OCA
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Sun Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Greenwich by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Greenwich 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 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (14.29%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) NAS
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) IPv4
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) WLAN
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (14.29%) VLAN
4 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) CLARiiON
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (42.86%) VMS
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
2 3 (42.86%) HPUX
2 3 (42.86%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
2 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) OCP
1 3 (42.86%) OCA
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
3 3 (42.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (14.29%) UAG
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) XenApp
4 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) EMC
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Sun
3 3 (42.86%) Veritas
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 3 (42.86%) F5
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Avaya