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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 17 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware 13 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 6.74% 1.40% 1.27%
As % of the Vendors category 13.13% 2.38% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 2
Average daily rate
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£440 £375 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% +47.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £375 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £375 £259
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.01% -6.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.32%
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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
99 84 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 51.30% 58.74% 39.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 46 22
Average daily rate £320 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £165.00 £13.71 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1103.50% -24.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 12 (57.14%) Windows
1 12 (57.14%) Firewall
1 12 (57.14%) DV Cleared
1 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 11 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (52.38%) Bash Shell
3 8 (38.10%) Cisco
4 7 (33.33%) Juniper
4 7 (33.33%) Linux
4 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 7 (33.33%) vSphere
4 7 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (28.57%) FortiGate
5 6 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (28.57%) Network Architecture
5 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 6 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (28.57%) Wireshark
5 6 (28.57%) PKI
5 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (28.57%) C
5 6 (28.57%) CCNA
6 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
6 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 5 (23.81%) SAN
6 5 (23.81%) C++
6 5 (23.81%) SQL
6 5 (23.81%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (23.81%) Device Driver
6 5 (23.81%) Xen

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 1 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) Firewall
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (28.57%) Wireshark
3 5 (23.81%) SAN
4 2 (9.52%) LAN
4 2 (9.52%) WAN
4 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.76%) DNS
5 1 (4.76%) DHCP
5 1 (4.76%) NAS
5 1 (4.76%) Network Security
5 1 (4.76%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Software Engineer
1 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Developer
4 1 (4.76%) C++ Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) WinForms
2 1 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) PKI
2 5 (23.81%) Device Driver
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (23.81%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) UNIX
5 1 (4.76%) Solaris
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 7 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (28.57%) Network Architecture
3 3 (14.29%) Cyber Security
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
5 1 (4.76%) OOD
5 1 (4.76%) UML
5 1 (4.76%) OO
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.76%) Manual Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (4.76%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) Bash Shell
2 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 6 (28.57%) C
3 5 (23.81%) C++
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) DV Cleared
1 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (28.57%) CCNA
3 2 (9.52%) CISSP
3 2 (9.52%) MCITP
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.76%) ISEB
4 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (33.33%) vSphere
3 6 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
4 5 (23.81%) Xen
5 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.76%) XenApp
5 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.76%) Nagios
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) Cobbler
2 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Cisco
2 7 (33.33%) Juniper
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 3 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (9.52%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Dell
6 1 (4.76%) NetApp
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.76%) Tufin
6 1 (4.76%) 3PAR
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Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 16 days ago