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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 27 39 25
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Contract jobs citing VMware 7 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.90% 0.32% 4.52%
As % of the Vendors category 6.48% 0.83% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 9
Median daily rate £375 £275 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £275 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £324
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+29.54% +12.82%
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
108 120 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 44.81% 38.96% 41.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 63 67
Median daily rate £350 £325 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -11.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £135 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 17
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -30.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.80 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £28.40 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.51% +5.71%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
Leicester +5 5 £300 +9.09% 3
Hinckley - 1 £375 -
VMware
East Midlands

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for VMware.

1 15 (68.18%) Windows
1 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 6 (27.27%) HP
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
5 5 (22.73%) Citrix
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (22.73%) SAN
5 5 (22.73%) NetApp
5 5 (22.73%) ITIL
5 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
5 5 (22.73%) Office 365
6 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
6 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
6 4 (18.18%) MCSE
6 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 3 (13.64%) Replication
7 3 (13.64%) DNS
7 3 (13.64%) Cisco
7 3 (13.64%) IBM
7 3 (13.64%) Linux
7 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
7 3 (13.64%) Capacity Management
7 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (13.64%) High Availability

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
1 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Office 365
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (9.09%) IaaS
4 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
4 1 (4.55%) IBM PureFlex
4 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) SAN
2 3 (13.64%) DNS
3 2 (9.09%) DHCP
3 2 (9.09%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) LAN
3 2 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (4.55%) IPv4
4 1 (4.55%) Network Security
4 1 (4.55%) PBX
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.55%) VLAN
4 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (22.73%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Support Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Support Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Field Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) Replication
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) CMDB
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.55%) Clustering
4 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.55%) FMCG
4 1 (4.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (13.64%) Linux
5 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
5 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.55%) AIX
6 1 (4.55%) Unix
6 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Capacity Management
2 3 (13.64%) High Availability
2 3 (13.64%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 2 (9.09%) IT Governance
3 2 (9.09%) Logistics
3 2 (9.09%) Security Patching
3 2 (9.09%) Software Audit
3 2 (9.09%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (4.55%) CRM
4 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.55%) ERP
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.55%) Server Building
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.55%) Web Development
4 1 (4.55%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (18.18%) MCSE
3 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
4 2 (9.09%) CCNA
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (9.09%) MCSA
4 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.55%) BC Cleared
5 1 (4.55%) CCNP
5 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
5 1 (4.55%) PMP
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.64%) vSphere
4 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (9.09%) XenApp
5 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.55%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) HP
2 5 (22.73%) Citrix
2 5 (22.73%) NetApp
3 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco
4 3 (13.64%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) 3PAR
5 1 (4.55%) EMC
5 1 (4.55%) Sophos