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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 12 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware 10 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 8.62% 3.48% 2.58%
As % of the Vendors category 15.15% 7.45% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 2
Average daily rate £350 £430 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% +14.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £365 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.68% +14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +12.50%
VMware
Surrey

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
66 94 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 56.90% 46.77% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 58 54
Average daily rate £425 £293 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.29% -12.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 - £13.71
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016, 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 (70.59%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
4 7 (41.18%) Citrix
4 7 (41.18%) SQL
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
6 5 (29.41%) Java
6 5 (29.41%) arcserve
6 5 (29.41%) vSphere
7 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (23.53%) Project Management
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (23.53%) Firewall
7 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
7 4 (23.53%) SLA
7 4 (23.53%) Cisco
8 3 (17.65%) Unix
8 3 (17.65%) EMC
8 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
8 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
8 3 (17.65%) EMC VNX
8 3 (17.65%) Palo Alto
8 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
9 2 (11.76%) KVM
9 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
9 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 2 (11.76%) Apache
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) IaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) PaaS
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) VLAN
3 1 (5.88%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.88%) FCAPS
3 1 (5.88%) Internet
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) MPLS
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
3 1 (5.88%) VoIP
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
3 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Server Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix Support
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) OSS Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) OSS Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) VMware Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) ArcSight Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) ICT Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
1 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 3 (17.65%) EMC VNX
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) EPoS
3 1 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Linux
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (17.65%) Unix
6 1 (5.88%) Debian
6 1 (5.88%) HPUX
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.88%) Solaris
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (23.53%) Project Management
2 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
3 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.88%) Change Control
3 1 (5.88%) CMMI
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) MapReduce
3 1 (5.88%) Presales
3 1 (5.88%) Project Governance
3 1 (5.88%) QMS
3 1 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Security Hardening
3 1 (5.88%) Security Operations
3 1 (5.88%) SEO
3 1 (5.88%) SIEM
3 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
3 1 (5.88%) Validation
3 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) C
3 2 (11.76%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) Perl
3 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) CISSP
2 2 (11.76%) MCITP
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
2 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (29.41%) vSphere
4 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
4 2 (11.76%) KVM
4 2 (11.76%) XenApp
4 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) AirWatch
1 1 (5.88%) ArcSight ESM
1 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
1 1 (5.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Citrix
2 5 (29.41%) arcserve
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco
4 3 (17.65%) EMC
4 3 (17.65%) Palo Alto
4 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
5 2 (11.76%) HP
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.76%) NetApp
5 2 (11.76%) Veeam
6 1 (5.88%) ArcSight
6 1 (5.88%) Dell
6 1 (5.88%) Hortonworks
6 1 (5.88%) Juniper
6 1 (5.88%) Mitel
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle
6 1 (5.88%) Siemens
6 1 (5.88%) Sophos
6 1 (5.88%) Sun
6 1 (5.88%) Symantec
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