The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Guildford 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 30 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware 4 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.83% 2.93% 5.17%
As % of the Vendors category 3.33% 6.98% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Average daily rate £375 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £326 £309 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Vendors Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
120 86 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 54.79% 41.95% 49.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 41 27
Average daily rate £335 £309 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.50% -13.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £213 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £26.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
VMware
Surrey

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 18 April 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) SCCM
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) vCloud
4 2 (33.33%) SCOM
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) Budget Control
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Release Management
5 1 (16.67%) Altiris
5 1 (16.67%) IVR

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MSI
1 1 (16.67%) InstallShield
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) Budget Control
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VBScript
2 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) vCloud
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Altiris
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec