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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 6 26 30
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +4
Contract jobs citing VMware 20 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 11.56% 1.06% 2.23%
As % of the Vendors category 21.51% 2.13% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 4
Average daily rate
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£318 £363 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.41% +19.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £333 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £393 £326
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £19.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -15.21%
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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
93 94 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 53.76% 50.00% 49.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 38 50
Average daily rate £388 £363 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £260 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 16
Average hourly rate £15.75 £16.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -56.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.45 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £17.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram 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 May 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 19 (67.86%) Windows
2 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (46.43%) Citrix
5 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (39.29%) SQL
7 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (32.14%) Cisco
8 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (28.57%) SAN
9 8 (28.57%) Firewall
10 7 (25.00%) MCITP
10 7 (25.00%) vSphere
11 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
11 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
11 6 (21.43%) MCSE
11 6 (21.43%) HP
12 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
12 5 (17.86%) DNS
12 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
12 5 (17.86%) EMC
12 5 (17.86%) ARCserve
12 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
12 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (17.86%) Degree
12 5 (17.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
13 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
13 4 (14.29%) CISSP

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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
2 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.57%) IIS
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Office
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) SAN
1 8 (28.57%) Firewall
2 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
2 5 (17.86%) DNS
3 3 (10.71%) DHCP
3 3 (10.71%) NAS
4 2 (7.14%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (7.14%) Wireshark
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (7.14%) VPN
4 2 (7.14%) WAN
4 2 (7.14%) LAN
5 1 (3.57%) VoIP
5 1 (3.57%) SMTP
5 1 (3.57%) SSL
5 1 (3.57%) MPLS
5 1 (3.57%) Network Security
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.57%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Architect
2 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) SQL DBA
5 2 (7.14%) IT Support
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) DBA
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Support
6 1 (3.57%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Clustering
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Replication
3 2 (7.14%) PKI
4 1 (3.57%) NHS
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.57%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.14%) Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Solaris
6 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.57%) UNIX
6 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.71%) ITIL
1 3 (10.71%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (7.14%) Network Architecture
2 2 (7.14%) Network Management
2 2 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (3.57%) ETL
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE
3 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
3 1 (3.57%) High Availability
3 1 (3.57%) Change Control
3 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
3 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.57%) Identity Management
3 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
3 1 (3.57%) Migration
3 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.57%) C
4 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (25.00%) MCITP
3 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 6 (21.43%) MCSE
4 5 (17.86%) Degree
4 5 (17.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (14.29%) CISSP
5 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (14.29%) MCSA
5 4 (14.29%) CCNA
6 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
6 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared
7 2 (7.14%) MCTS
7 2 (7.14%) A+ Certification
7 2 (7.14%) MCP
7 2 (7.14%) MCDBA
8 1 (3.57%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.14%) VMware ESX
4 2 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (7.14%) XenApp
4 2 (7.14%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.57%) UAG
5 1 (3.57%) VMware Server
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) ARCserve
2 2 (7.14%) FortiGate
2 2 (7.14%) SCCM
3 1 (3.57%) ZENworks
3 1 (3.57%) Nagios
3 1 (3.57%) SCOM
3 1 (3.57%) Puppet
3 1 (3.57%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (46.43%) Citrix
3 9 (32.14%) Cisco
4 6 (21.43%) HP
5 5 (17.86%) EMC
6 3 (10.71%) Dell
6 3 (10.71%) Juniper
7 2 (7.14%) 3PAR
7 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.57%) Symantec
8 1 (3.57%) CA
8 1 (3.57%) NetApp
8 1 (3.57%) Novell
8 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.57%) Tufin
8 1 (3.57%) Altiris
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