The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 3 11 17
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 12.77% 4.35% 1.52%
As % of the Vendors category 20.69% 12.50% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Average daily rate
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£425 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.03% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.50%
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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 Hounslow region.

Vendors Category
Hounslow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
29 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 61.70% 34.78% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 19
Average daily rate £390 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £230 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £412 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) OpenView
2 5 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (30.00%) FlexPod
5 1 (10.00%) Ansible
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) Opsview
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (10.00%) vSphere
5 1 (10.00%) Puppet
5 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (10.00%) High Availability
5 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (10.00%) Xen
5 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Nagios
5 1 (10.00%) Mercator
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) RHCT

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Capacity Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Capacity Management
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) RHCT
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (10.00%) MCITP
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) OpenView
2 1 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (10.00%) Opsview
2 1 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (10.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Citrix
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) Mercator
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Dell