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 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 23 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Contract jobs citing VMware 1 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.79% 13.14% 5.10%
As % of the Vendors category 1.33% 22.78% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 17 3
Average daily rate
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- £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.38% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £23.36 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-5.80% +16.77%
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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
75 79 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 59.06% 57.66% 31.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 54 19
Average daily rate £375 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £214 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £432 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 3
Average hourly rate £17.00 £37.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.66% +92.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £20.50 £18.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.20 £37.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.46% +2.52%

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

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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

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Top 19 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Budget Control
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) IT Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Budget Control
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) EMC