The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 19 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Contract jobs citing VMware 6 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.57% 5.42% 2.20%
As % of the Vendors category 7.89% 10.84% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Average daily rate £375 £225 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £250 £237
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.51% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £23.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.63% +11.90%
VMware
Suffolk

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

Vendors Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
76 83 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 45.24% 50.00% 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 53 44
Average daily rate £371 £450 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Average hourly rate - £23.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +42.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) Unix
6 2 (25.00%) C
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 2 (25.00%) Python
6 2 (25.00%) Citrix
6 2 (25.00%) RHCE
6 2 (25.00%) SAN
6 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (25.00%) JSON
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) SFIA
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (25.00%) Puppet
6 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (25.00%) vCloud
6 2 (25.00%) OpenStack
6 2 (25.00%) KVM
6 2 (25.00%) Docker
6 2 (25.00%) LXC

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 (25.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) MSTest
2 1 (12.50%) NuGet
2 1 (12.50%) NUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) NHibernate
2 1 (12.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (25.00%) SFIA
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Release Management
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) Secure Coding
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
1 2 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) Docker
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) KVM
3 2 (25.00%) LXC
3 2 (25.00%) vCloud
3 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (12.50%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Intel Security
3 1 (12.50%) MuleSoft
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
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