The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 35 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Contract jobs citing VMware 2 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.72% 5.50% 1.94%
As % of the Vendors category 1.80% 12.50% 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 3
Average daily rate
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£313 £375 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +53.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £263 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £456 £253
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -17.89%
VMware
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
111 136 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 40.22% 44.01% 35.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 53 45
Average daily rate £275 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £225 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £485 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 32 11
Average hourly rate £12.50 £20.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.02% -41.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.70 £37.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.16%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
Leicester -1 2 £313 -19.35% 1
VMware
East Midlands

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) NetApp
2 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) NAS
3 2 (33.33%) Veeam
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) PBX
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) NFS
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
4 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Sophos
4 1 (16.67%) Logistics
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (16.67%) Brocade
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) PBX
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
2 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Field Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Server Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Storage Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Server Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Logistics
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) Resilience Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Software Licensing
2 1 (16.67%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (16.67%) NFS
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Sophos
3 1 (16.67%) Brocade