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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 14 32 25
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Contract jobs citing VMware 13 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 6.57% 0.91% 2.36%
As % of the Vendors category 13.98% 1.74% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 4
Average daily rate
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£325 £363 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +23.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £333 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £393 £304
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.66%
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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
93 115 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 46.97% 52.51% 44.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 43 42
Average daily rate £375 £355 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +10.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £190 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £488 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 14
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.86 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.54% -39.60%
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 1 May 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 1 May 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 13 (56.52%) Windows
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
1 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (43.48%) Cisco
3 10 (43.48%) Firewall
4 9 (39.13%) SQL
5 8 (34.78%) Citrix
5 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
5 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (30.43%) MCITP
6 7 (30.43%) vSphere
6 7 (30.43%) SAN
7 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (26.09%) CCNA
7 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
8 5 (21.74%) DV Cleared
8 5 (21.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (21.74%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
8 5 (21.74%) MCSE
8 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (21.74%) Juniper
9 4 (17.39%) MCSA
9 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
9 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
9 4 (17.39%) DNS
9 4 (17.39%) CISSP
9 4 (17.39%) VMware ESXi

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) IIS
2 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) Firewall
2 7 (30.43%) SAN
3 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
4 4 (17.39%) DNS
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (17.39%) Wireshark
5 2 (8.70%) DHCP
5 2 (8.70%) VPN
5 2 (8.70%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (8.70%) NAS
6 1 (4.35%) Network Security
6 1 (4.35%) MPLS
6 1 (4.35%) IPsec
6 1 (4.35%) LAN
6 1 (4.35%) VoIP
6 1 (4.35%) WAN
6 1 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) DBA
4 2 (8.70%) Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) IT Support
4 2 (8.70%) SQL DBA
4 2 (8.70%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) PKI
2 3 (13.04%) Clustering
3 2 (8.70%) Replication
4 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.70%) Linux
6 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.35%) Solaris
6 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (17.39%) Network Architecture
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL
3 2 (8.70%) Project Management
3 2 (8.70%) Network Management
3 2 (8.70%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
4 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
4 1 (4.35%) High Availability
4 1 (4.35%) Change Control
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
3 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
3 7 (30.43%) MCITP
4 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (26.09%) CCNA
5 5 (21.74%) DV Cleared
5 5 (21.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (21.74%) MCSE
6 4 (17.39%) MCSA
6 4 (17.39%) CISSP
6 4 (17.39%) Degree
7 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
8 2 (8.70%) MCP
8 2 (8.70%) MCDBA
8 2 (8.70%) A+ Certification
8 2 (8.70%) MCTS
9 1 (4.35%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (30.43%) vSphere
4 4 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.35%) VMware Server
6 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (4.35%) XenApp
6 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.35%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) FortiGate
2 2 (8.70%) SCCM
3 1 (4.35%) SCOM
3 1 (4.35%) Puppet
3 1 (4.35%) Cobbler
3 1 (4.35%) Nagios
3 1 (4.35%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) Cisco
3 8 (34.78%) Citrix
4 5 (21.74%) Juniper
5 3 (13.04%) HP
6 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.35%) Tufin
7 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
7 1 (4.35%) NetApp
7 1 (4.35%) Novell
7 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.35%) Dell
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