The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 22 27 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Contract jobs citing VMware 21 26 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.44% 5.74% 9.95%
As % of the Vendors category 11.80% 12.94% 18.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 35
Median daily rate £300 £331 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% +10.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £206 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £420 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.92% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.50 £22.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.90% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £21.32 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+24.28% +6.29%
VMware
North West

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

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
178 201 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 54.60% 44.37% 53.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 152 122
Median daily rate £375 £450 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +49.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £593 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 12 13
Median hourly rate £27.00 £35.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% +59.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.35 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.87 £40.00 £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

VMware
Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +10 6 £300 +42.85% 1
Skelmersdale - 5 £155 - 1
Blackpool +4 2 £450 +28.57%
Clitheroe - 2 - -
Burnley 0 1 £225 -35.71%
Lytham St Annes -6 1 - -
VMware
North West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for VMware.

1 28 (66.67%) Windows
2 17 (40.48%) Windows Server
3 16 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (38.10%) Oracle
3 16 (38.10%) Active Directory
4 14 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (26.19%) Hyper-V
6 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
7 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
7 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
7 9 (21.43%) Windows 7
7 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (19.05%) Firewall
8 8 (19.05%) Clustering
8 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
8 8 (19.05%) LAN
8 8 (19.05%) DNS
9 7 (16.67%) FTP
9 7 (16.67%) HTTP
9 7 (16.67%) Unix
9 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
9 7 (16.67%) SOAP
9 7 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 7 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 6 (14.29%) Skype for Business
10 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
10 6 (14.29%) WebSphere
10 6 (14.29%) WSUS

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (14.29%) Skype for Business
2 6 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 6 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (7.14%) Apache
3 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.14%) IIS
4 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.76%) FileNet
4 2 (4.76%) IBM Notes
4 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.38%) JBoss
5 1 (2.38%) nginx
5 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.38%) Tuxedo
5 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (7.14%) MS Project
3 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Office 365
2 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.76%) GitHub
4 1 (2.38%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 8 (19.05%) DNS
2 8 (19.05%) Firewall
2 8 (19.05%) LAN
3 7 (16.67%) FTP
3 7 (16.67%) HTTP
4 6 (14.29%) WAN
5 4 (9.52%) Skype
6 3 (7.14%) DHCP
6 3 (7.14%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (7.14%) SSL
7 2 (4.76%) HTTPS
7 2 (4.76%) VoIP
8 1 (2.38%) DMZ
8 1 (2.38%) VLAN
8 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) MySQL
2 4 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.14%) DB2
4 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.38%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) ClearCase
1 4 (9.52%) ClearQuest
2 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.38%) Artifactory
3 1 (2.38%) Gerrit
3 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.38%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.38%) SonarQube
3 1 (2.38%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.14%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Analyst
2 6 (14.29%) OAT Analyst
2 6 (14.29%) OAT Test Analyst
2 6 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (7.14%) Architect
4 3 (7.14%) IT Support
5 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Build Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (4.76%) IT Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) SOAP
2 4 (9.52%) Web Services
3 3 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.38%) J2EE
4 1 (2.38%) LAMP
4 1 (2.38%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (2.38%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (2.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (19.05%) Clustering
3 3 (7.14%) Fat Client
3 3 (7.14%) Private Cloud
3 3 (7.14%) Thin Client
4 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.76%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.76%) PKI
4 2 (4.76%) Replication
4 2 (4.76%) Tandem
5 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.38%) Life Science
5 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 28 (66.67%) Windows
2 17 (40.48%) Windows Server
3 9 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (16.67%) Unix
6 5 (11.90%) Linux
6 5 (11.90%) Windows XP
7 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.76%) CentOS
8 2 (4.76%) Ubuntu
8 2 (4.76%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.38%) SUSE
9 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 6 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (14.29%) ITIL
2 6 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
3 5 (11.90%) DevOps
4 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (9.52%) Migration
4 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.14%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 3 (7.14%) Functional Testing
5 3 (7.14%) Innovation Management
5 3 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 3 (7.14%) People Management
5 3 (7.14%) SDLC
5 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.14%) Time Management
5 3 (7.14%) Validation
6 2 (4.76%) Change Management
6 2 (4.76%) Compliance Audit
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.76%) Java
2 2 (4.76%) JCL
2 2 (4.76%) Python
3 1 (2.38%) COBOL
3 1 (2.38%) Perl
3 1 (2.38%) PHP
3 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.38%) Ruby
3 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.14%) CCNA
3 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.14%) Degree
3 3 (7.14%) ISEB
4 2 (4.76%) MCSE
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.38%) MCP
5 1 (2.38%) MCSA
System Software
1 16 (38.10%) Active Directory
1 16 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (26.19%) Hyper-V
3 4 (9.52%) VMware ESX
3 4 (9.52%) XenApp
4 3 (7.14%) Docker
4 3 (7.14%) Firmware
4 3 (7.14%) vCloud
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
2 6 (14.29%) WSUS
3 4 (9.52%) Puppet
4 3 (7.14%) Backup Exec
4 3 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (4.76%) SCCM
5 2 (4.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Ansible
6 1 (2.38%) CFEngine
6 1 (2.38%) FortiGate
6 1 (2.38%) HAProxy
6 1 (2.38%) HP SIM
6 1 (2.38%) Kibana
6 1 (2.38%) logstash
6 1 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (2.38%) Rundeck
6 1 (2.38%) Salt
6 1 (2.38%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Oracle
2 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 6 (14.29%) HP
4 5 (11.90%) Cisco
4 5 (11.90%) Veritas
5 3 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 3 (7.14%) Citrix
5 3 (7.14%) IBM
5 3 (7.14%) Palo Alto
5 3 (7.14%) Splunk
5 3 (7.14%) Symantec
6 2 (4.76%) AppSense
6 2 (4.76%) Ektron
6 2 (4.76%) Genesys
6 2 (4.76%) Informatica
6 2 (4.76%) Intel Security
6 2 (4.76%) Mitel
6 2 (4.76%) Sophos
6 2 (4.76%) Veeam
6 2 (4.76%) Wyse
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