The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 5.95% - -
As % of the Vendors category 20.83% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£265 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.87%
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West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Vendors Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
48 29 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 28.57% 16.86% 26.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 22
Average daily rate £396 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £188 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £8.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Halifax region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco
3 6 (46.15%) SAN
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
5 3 (23.08%) VPN
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 2000
5 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
5 3 (23.08%) Clustering
5 3 (23.08%) Banking
5 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (15.38%) High Availability
6 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
6 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
6 2 (15.38%) Use Case
6 2 (15.38%) VMware Server
6 2 (15.38%) Security Management
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) HND
6 2 (15.38%) DHCP
7 1 (7.69%) ITIL

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
1 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) SAN
2 3 (23.08%) VPN
3 2 (15.38%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Architect
1 6 (46.15%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Server Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Windows 2000
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
2 2 (15.38%) Use Case
2 2 (15.38%) High Availability
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (15.38%) Security Management
2 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) SOA
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) HND
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
4 1 (7.69%) Veeam
Halifax
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 26 days ago