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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 10 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware 12 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 9.23% 0.79% 7.50%
As % of the Vendors category 18.75% 1.49% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 12
Average daily rate
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£295 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 - £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 - £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.07% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+6.32% -16.84%
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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
64 67 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 49.23% 53.17% 53.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 30 48
Average daily rate £450 £385 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.88% +28.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £325 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 15
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% -54.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 16 (57.14%) Citrix
3 14 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
4 11 (39.29%) SQL
4 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 8 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (25.00%) MCSE
6 7 (25.00%) HP
6 7 (25.00%) ARCserve
6 7 (25.00%) SAN
6 7 (25.00%) EMC
7 6 (21.43%) Cisco
7 6 (21.43%) Degree
8 5 (17.86%) MCITP
8 5 (17.86%) vSphere
8 5 (17.86%) DNS
8 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
8 5 (17.86%) Firewall
9 4 (14.29%) MS Office
9 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
9 4 (14.29%) MCSA
9 4 (14.29%) SCCM
9 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Office
2 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) SAN
2 5 (17.86%) Firewall
2 5 (17.86%) DNS
3 3 (10.71%) DHCP
3 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.71%) VPN
3 3 (10.71%) LAN
3 3 (10.71%) WAN
3 3 (10.71%) NAS
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (7.14%) SMTP
5 1 (3.57%) VoIP
5 1 (3.57%) SSL
5 1 (3.57%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (3.57%) IPsec
5 1 (3.57%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
4 2 (7.14%) DBA
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Support
4 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Architect
4 2 (7.14%) SQL DBA
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Support Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) IT Support
4 2 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support
5 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Clustering
1 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
1 3 (10.71%) EMC VNX
2 2 (7.14%) Informatics
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) NHS
2 2 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.71%) Migration
1 3 (10.71%) ITIL
2 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (3.57%) ETL
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE
3 1 (3.57%) Project Management
3 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.57%) Identity Management
3 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
3 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
3 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
3 1 (3.57%) Network Management
3 1 (3.57%) High Availability
3 1 (3.57%) Change Control
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
2 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (25.00%) MCSE
3 6 (21.43%) Degree
4 5 (17.86%) MCITP
5 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 4 (14.29%) MCSA
6 3 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (7.14%) MCTS
7 2 (7.14%) MCP
7 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
7 2 (7.14%) MCDBA
7 2 (7.14%) CCNA
7 2 (7.14%) A+ Certification
7 2 (7.14%) CISSP
7 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (3.57%) CCDA
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 14 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (17.86%) vSphere
4 3 (10.71%) VMware ESX
5 2 (7.14%) XenApp
5 2 (7.14%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.57%) VMware Server
6 1 (3.57%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) ARCserve
2 4 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (3.57%) SCOM
3 1 (3.57%) AirWatch
3 1 (3.57%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Citrix
2 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.00%) HP
3 7 (25.00%) EMC
4 6 (21.43%) Cisco
5 3 (10.71%) Dell
6 1 (3.57%) CA
6 1 (3.57%) Novell
6 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.57%) Symantec
6 1 (3.57%) Sophos
6 1 (3.57%) Altiris
6 1 (3.57%) 3PAR