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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 28 June 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.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 22 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing VMware 4 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 2.74% 4.61% -
As % of the Vendors category 11.11% 17.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Median daily rate £430 £335 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year
+29.54% +16.55%
VMware
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
36 40 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 24.66% 26.32% 17.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 20 18
Median daily rate £427 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.93% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £252 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £430 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £9.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 Halifax region with a requirement for VMware.

1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) IBM
3 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (55.56%) Unix
3 5 (55.56%) FileNet
3 5 (55.56%) Service Management
3 5 (55.56%) Banking
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (55.56%) WebSphere
3 5 (55.56%) E-Discovery
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
6 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (11.11%) Law
7 1 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
7 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
7 1 (11.11%) Veritas

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 5 (55.56%) FileNet
1 5 (55.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (55.56%) Banking
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Administrator
1 5 (55.56%) FileNet Administrator
1 5 (55.56%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Server Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Server Support
3 1 (11.11%) Server Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Unix
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) E-Discovery
1 5 (55.56%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (11.11%) Email Filtering
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Server
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
1 1 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) IBM
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
1 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Veritas