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 22 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 24 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Contract jobs citing VMware 3 20 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.08% 15.50% 5.10%
As % of the Vendors category 3.49% 27.40% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 19 3
Average daily rate
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£450 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% +16.05%
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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
86 73 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 59.72% 56.59% 34.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 52 20
Average daily rate £375 £320 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £221 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £422 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 3
Average hourly rate £17.00 £26.25 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.23% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.55 £14.30 £18.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.93 £42.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 22 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 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) Device Driver
3 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Xen
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) SCOM
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) Budget Control
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Budget Control
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Xen
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) EMC
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
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Roc Search
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
LA International
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + quote
Posted: 6 days ago