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 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 8 13 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +15
Contract jobs citing VMware 18 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 12.68% 6.37% 1.40%
As % of the Vendors category 22.50% 13.68% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 3
Average daily rate £406 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £289 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+8.14% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.50 £21.13
% change year-on-year
+10.63% +11.24%
VMware
Surrey

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
80 95 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 56.34% 46.57% 54.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 73 45
Average daily rate £430 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £224 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 3
Average hourly rate £14.75 £14.50 £15.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.72% -8.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £14.50 £13.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £15.75 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016, 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 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (36.00%) Citrix
4 9 (36.00%) Linux
5 8 (32.00%) Configuration Management
6 7 (28.00%) Unix
6 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (28.00%) PHP
6 7 (28.00%) SOAP
6 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (28.00%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (28.00%) Big Data
6 7 (28.00%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (28.00%) Amazon Kinesis
6 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
7 6 (24.00%) Windows Server
7 6 (24.00%) GitHub
7 6 (24.00%) DevOps
7 6 (24.00%) Big Data Analytics
7 6 (24.00%) XenApp
7 6 (24.00%) XenDesktop
7 6 (24.00%) SQL
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (24.00%) arcserve
8 5 (20.00%) SCVMM
8 5 (20.00%) High Availability
9 4 (16.00%) Network Management
9 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
9 4 (16.00%) Apple iOS

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 7 (28.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (28.00%) Amazon Kinesis
2 6 (24.00%) GitHub
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Firewall
1 4 (16.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (8.00%) DHCP
2 2 (8.00%) LAN
2 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.00%) Internet
3 1 (4.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) Big Data
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.00%) MySQL
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
4 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Architect
2 6 (24.00%) Server Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Citrix Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (12.00%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) AWS Architect
6 2 (8.00%) AWS Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Big Data Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Big Data Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Data Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Server Support
6 2 (8.00%) Server Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Telecoms Architect
7 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) RabbitMQ
1 7 (28.00%) SOAP
2 1 (4.00%) Ajax
2 1 (4.00%) jQuery
2 1 (4.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) EMC VNX
3 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Linux
3 7 (28.00%) Unix
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (16.00%) Apple iOS
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.00%) CentOS
6 1 (4.00%) Debian
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (24.00%) Big Data Analytics
2 6 (24.00%) DevOps
3 5 (20.00%) High Availability
4 4 (16.00%) Change Management
4 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (16.00%) ITIL
4 4 (16.00%) Network Management
4 4 (16.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.00%) SOA
5 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.00%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.00%) MapReduce
6 1 (4.00%) Project Governance
6 1 (4.00%) SEO
6 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (28.00%) PHP
2 6 (24.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) C
4 1 (4.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) CISSP
2 2 (8.00%) MCITP
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (8.00%) PMP
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (24.00%) XenApp
3 6 (24.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (16.00%) Terminal Server
4 4 (16.00%) VMware ESX
5 3 (12.00%) vSphere
6 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (4.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (4.00%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.00%) Nagios
2 1 (4.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (4.00%) WSUS
2 1 (4.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Citrix
2 6 (24.00%) arcserve
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco
3 3 (12.00%) EMC
3 3 (12.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (8.00%) NetApp
5 1 (4.00%) ArcSight
5 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.00%) Dell
5 1 (4.00%) Ericsson
5 1 (4.00%) Hortonworks
5 1 (4.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) Juniper
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.00%) Sophos
5 1 (4.00%) Symantec
5 1 (4.00%) Zend
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Rate: £250 - £280 per day
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