The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 16 22 9
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs citing VMware 8 1 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 6.56% 0.79% 13.43%
As % of the Vendors category 12.50% 1.37% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 17
Average daily rate
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£325 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 - £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 - £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £21.63 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-0.57% -8.94%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Vendors Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
64 73 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 52.46% 57.48% 58.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 27 53
Average daily rate £295 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £436 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 9
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% -54.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Guildford region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 16 (57.14%) Citrix
3 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
3 15 (53.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (42.86%) SQL
5 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
6 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (28.57%) Windows 7
7 8 (28.57%) HP
7 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 7 (25.00%) EMC
8 7 (25.00%) ARCserve
8 7 (25.00%) Degree
9 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (21.43%) SAN
9 6 (21.43%) Cisco
9 6 (21.43%) MCSE
10 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
10 5 (17.86%) DNS
10 5 (17.86%) MS Office
10 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
11 4 (14.29%) ITIL
11 4 (14.29%) LAN
11 4 (14.29%) WAN
11 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (14.29%) vSphere
11 4 (14.29%) SCCM
11 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
1 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Office
2 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
1 1 (3.57%) PaaS
1 1 (3.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) SAN
2 5 (17.86%) DNS
3 4 (14.29%) LAN
3 4 (14.29%) WAN
3 4 (14.29%) Firewall
4 3 (10.71%) NAS
4 3 (10.71%) DHCP
4 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
4 3 (10.71%) VPN
5 2 (7.14%) SMTP
5 2 (7.14%) VoIP
5 2 (7.14%) MPLS
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
6 1 (3.57%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (3.57%) IPsec
6 1 (3.57%) FCAPS
6 1 (3.57%) Internet
6 1 (3.57%) WLAN
6 1 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) MySQL
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Architect
4 2 (7.14%) DBA
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Support
4 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) SQL DBA
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Support Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) IT Support
4 2 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.57%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) EMC VNX
3 2 (7.14%) NHS
3 2 (7.14%) Replication
3 2 (7.14%) Clustering
3 2 (7.14%) Informatics
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) HPUX
5 1 (3.57%) Solaris
5 1 (3.57%) Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.29%) ITIL
2 3 (10.71%) Migration
3 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.57%) TOGAF
4 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (3.57%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) QMS
4 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
4 1 (3.57%) Network Management
4 1 (3.57%) High Availability
4 1 (3.57%) Change Control
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.57%) SOA
4 1 (3.57%) ETL
4 1 (3.57%) PRINCE
4 1 (3.57%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
2 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (25.00%) Degree
3 6 (21.43%) MCSE
4 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 4 (14.29%) MCITP
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (10.71%) MCSA
6 2 (7.14%) MCDBA
6 2 (7.14%) CCNA
6 2 (7.14%) A+ Certification
6 2 (7.14%) MCP
6 2 (7.14%) CISSP
6 2 (7.14%) MCTS
6 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.57%) MBA
7 1 (3.57%) CCDA
System Software
1 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
1 15 (53.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.29%) vSphere
3 2 (7.14%) XenApp
3 2 (7.14%) XenDesktop
3 2 (7.14%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Server
4 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.57%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) ARCserve
2 4 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (3.57%) SCOM
3 1 (3.57%) AirWatch
3 1 (3.57%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Citrix
2 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
3 8 (28.57%) HP
4 7 (25.00%) EMC
5 6 (21.43%) Cisco
6 3 (10.71%) Dell
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle
7 1 (3.57%) Sun
7 1 (3.57%) CA
7 1 (3.57%) Novell
7 1 (3.57%) Siemens
7 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.57%) Symantec
7 1 (3.57%) Sophos
7 1 (3.57%) Mitel
7 1 (3.57%) Altiris
7 1 (3.57%) 3PAR
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