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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 14 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware 9 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 6.98% 10.89% 6.60%
As % of the Vendors category 16.67% 18.33% 13.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 11
Median daily rate £450 £225 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.70% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £47.79 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+254.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £26.60 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-15.41% +18.22%

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
54 60 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 41.86% 59.41% 49.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 27 59
Median daily rate £450 £330 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +3.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £165.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -91.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Guildford region with a requirement for VMware.

1 11 (73.33%) Windows
1 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (53.33%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 6 (40.00%) Citrix
3 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (33.33%) HP
4 5 (33.33%) HTTPS
4 5 (33.33%) HTTP
4 5 (33.33%) SOAP
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (33.33%) XenApp
4 5 (33.33%) REST
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 4 (26.67%) SCCM
5 4 (26.67%) Multithreading
5 4 (26.67%) Apache
5 4 (26.67%) Law
6 3 (20.00%) JAXB
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) XML
6 3 (20.00%) SAN
6 3 (20.00%) EMC
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (20.00%) arcserve
6 3 (20.00%) Mule
6 3 (20.00%) iSCSI
6 3 (20.00%) SCOM
6 3 (20.00%) Spring
6 3 (20.00%) Maven

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) Apache
2 3 (20.00%) Mule
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) HTTP
1 5 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 3 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (20.00%) Maven
2 2 (13.33%) NeoLoad
2 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (26.67%) Law
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Linux Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Functional Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) REST
1 5 (33.33%) SOAP
2 3 (20.00%) JAXB
2 3 (20.00%) Spring
2 3 (20.00%) XML
3 2 (13.33%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (13.33%) JMS
3 2 (13.33%) Middleware
3 2 (13.33%) X-Windows
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (20.00%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) BYOD
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Smartphone
2 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) Unix
6 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Multithreading
2 3 (20.00%) Data Transformation
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) Test Management
3 2 (13.33%) Test Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (6.67%) Software Deployment
4 1 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.67%) Bourne shell
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PA-DSS
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (33.33%) XenApp
4 2 (13.33%) vSphere
4 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
5 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SCCM
2 3 (20.00%) SCOM
3 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Citrix
2 5 (33.33%) HP
3 3 (20.00%) arcserve
3 3 (20.00%) EMC
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) Nimble Storage
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (13.33%) Veeam
5 1 (6.67%) Apple
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco