The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 16 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing VMware 27 26 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 9.31% 8.81% 4.69%
As % of the Vendors category 17.31% 20.16% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 6
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £150 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £508 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £11.00 £162.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -93.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £23.21 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-2.24% +16.05%
VMware
South East

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

Vendors Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
156 129 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 53.79% 43.73% 42.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 71 59
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 10
Average hourly rate £17.50 £11.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -63.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.70 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £11.00 £162.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Kent

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Malling 0 2 £388 - 2
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £243 -
Dartford - - - -
Dover - - - - 1
Maidstone - - - - 1
Rochester - - - -
Sandwich - - - -
Sevenoaks - - - -
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 43 (97.73%) Windows
2 34 (77.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (65.91%) Active Directory
4 25 (56.82%) Citrix
4 25 (56.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (47.73%) MS Exchange
6 20 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (40.91%) Advertising
7 18 (40.91%) XenApp
8 15 (34.09%) Cisco
9 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
9 14 (31.82%) vSphere
10 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (25.00%) SCCM
11 11 (25.00%) Firewall
12 10 (22.73%) Finance
12 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
13 9 (20.45%) LAN
13 9 (20.45%) WAN
13 9 (20.45%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (20.45%) CCNA
13 9 (20.45%) CheckPoint
14 8 (18.18%) XenDesktop
15 7 (15.91%) Windows 7
15 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2010
15 7 (15.91%) SolarWinds
15 7 (15.91%) VMware ESXi
15 7 (15.91%) CCNP
15 7 (15.91%) DNS

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 21 (47.73%) MS Exchange
2 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (13.64%) IIS
4 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.55%) Apache
5 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.27%) Lync
6 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.27%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (2.27%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) PaaS
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
1 1 (2.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.00%) Firewall
2 9 (20.45%) LAN
2 9 (20.45%) WAN
3 7 (15.91%) DNS
4 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
5 4 (9.09%) MPLS
5 4 (9.09%) OSPF
5 4 (9.09%) BGP
5 4 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (6.82%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (4.55%) LDAP
7 2 (4.55%) VLAN
7 2 (4.55%) VPN
7 2 (4.55%) DHCP
8 1 (2.27%) HTTP
8 1 (2.27%) SMTP
8 1 (2.27%) SAN
8 1 (2.27%) Internet
8 1 (2.27%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) MySQL
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (40.91%) Advertising
2 10 (22.73%) Finance
3 2 (4.55%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 15 (34.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (9.09%) Desktop Support
5 4 (9.09%) Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Technical Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Network Support
6 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) IT Support
6 3 (6.82%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) .NET
1 3 (6.82%) Application Packaging
2 2 (4.55%) YAML
3 1 (2.27%) Web Services
3 1 (2.27%) MSMQ
3 1 (2.27%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Clustering
2 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 43 (97.73%) Windows
2 34 (77.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (15.91%) Windows 7
5 7 (15.91%) Windows XP
6 6 (13.64%) UNIX
7 5 (11.36%) Linux
8 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
9 2 (4.55%) AIX
9 2 (4.55%) Solaris
9 2 (4.55%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.27%) Debian
10 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.64%) ITIL
2 5 (11.36%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (9.09%) BCP
3 4 (9.09%) Change Management
4 3 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (4.55%) Network Management
5 2 (4.55%) Change Control
5 2 (4.55%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.55%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (4.55%) DevOps
5 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.55%) Data Security
5 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.55%) Project Management
5 2 (4.55%) Migration
5 2 (4.55%) Business Continuity
5 2 (4.55%) Information Security
6 1 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.27%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) Java
1 3 (6.82%) Perl
1 3 (6.82%) PHP
1 3 (6.82%) SQL
1 3 (6.82%) Python
1 3 (6.82%) Ruby
1 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.55%) C
2 2 (4.55%) C++
3 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) CCNA
1 9 (20.45%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (15.91%) CCNP
3 5 (11.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 4 (9.09%) MCSE
5 2 (4.55%) CISSP
5 2 (4.55%) CISA
5 2 (4.55%) CISM
5 2 (4.55%) CRISC
6 1 (2.27%) VCAP
6 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (65.91%) Active Directory
2 25 (56.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (40.91%) XenApp
4 14 (31.82%) vSphere
5 8 (18.18%) XenDesktop
6 7 (15.91%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (9.09%) VMware ESX
8 2 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (4.55%) NFS
9 1 (2.27%) vCloud
9 1 (2.27%) Terminal Services
9 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (25.00%) SCCM
2 6 (13.64%) SCOM
3 2 (4.55%) HP SIM
3 2 (4.55%) Puppet
3 2 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.27%) Nagios
4 1 (2.27%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.27%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.27%) Cacti
4 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 25 (56.82%) Citrix
2 15 (34.09%) Cisco
3 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 9 (20.45%) CheckPoint
5 7 (15.91%) SolarWinds
6 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.55%) JBoss
7 2 (4.55%) CommVault
7 2 (4.55%) Veritas
7 2 (4.55%) HP
7 2 (4.55%) Veeam
8 1 (2.27%) Nintex
8 1 (2.27%) Sophos
8 1 (2.27%) Intel
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £351 per day
Posted: 14 days ago