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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 29 32 29
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing VMware 10 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.58% 3.19% 3.46%
As % of the Vendors category 6.33% 9.80% 7.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
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£188 £223 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.73% +5.95%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £20.75 £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.33% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.15 £15.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.35 £15.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% +16.05%
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
158 102 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 56.63% 32.59% 47.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 42 44
Average daily rate £325 £275 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £119 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 15 28
Average hourly rate £23.00 £28.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% +24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.22 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £44.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 19 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
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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 +6 6 - - 1
Loughborough - 2 £200 - 2
Lutterworth - - - -
Coalville - - - - 1
Hinckley - - - - 1
VMware
East Midlands

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
3 8 (33.33%) Migration
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (25.00%) Citrix
4 6 (25.00%) XenApp
5 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (20.83%) Oracle
5 5 (20.83%) ITIL
6 4 (16.67%) SQL
6 4 (16.67%) AIX
6 4 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (16.67%) VMware ESX
6 4 (16.67%) Retail
7 3 (12.50%) Cisco
7 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (12.50%) SAN
7 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
7 3 (12.50%) SAS
7 3 (12.50%) Linux
7 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 3 (12.50%) UNIX
7 3 (12.50%) DB2
7 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 3 (12.50%) XenServer
7 3 (12.50%) XenDesktop
7 3 (12.50%) IT Governance
7 3 (12.50%) Finance

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (12.50%) SAS
2 2 (8.33%) Lync
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) SAN
2 2 (8.33%) LAN
2 2 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) VoIP
3 1 (4.17%) NAS
3 1 (4.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) DB2
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (16.67%) Retail
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (12.50%) Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Migration Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) SAP Technical Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Citrix Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Citrix Support
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) AIX Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Network Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) EPoS
2 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (16.67%) AIX
4 4 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 3 (12.50%) Linux
5 3 (12.50%) UNIX
5 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Migration
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (12.50%) IT Governance
4 2 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.17%) ITSM
5 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 6 (25.00%) XenApp
3 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (16.67%) VMware ESX
5 3 (12.50%) XenServer
5 3 (12.50%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.17%) vSphere
6 1 (4.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.17%) WSUS
2 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Citrix
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco
5 2 (8.33%) SAP
5 2 (8.33%) JD Edwards
5 2 (8.33%) IBM
6 1 (4.17%) Remedy
6 1 (4.17%) Sophos
6 1 (4.17%) NetApp
6 1 (4.17%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) EMC
6 1 (4.17%) Veeam
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £20 - £28 per hour
Posted: 17 hours ago