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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 11 31 25
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware 21 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 8.14% 3.25% 4.20%
As % of the Vendors category 19.81% 7.03% 8.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.01% -6.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Average hourly rate £24.00 £29.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -17.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.32%
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
106 128 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 41.09% 46.21% 51.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 47 31
Average daily rate £313 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £180 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £438 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 28 46
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -51.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

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
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 23 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
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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 +11 11 £355 +37.19% 7
Loughborough - 2 - - 1
Lutterworth - - - -
Coalville - - - - 1
VMware
East Midlands

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 22 (62.86%) Windows
2 14 (40.00%) Linux
2 14 (40.00%) Migration
3 9 (25.71%) UNIX
3 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
4 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
4 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
4 8 (22.86%) Retail
4 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (20.00%) AIX
5 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (20.00%) SAP
6 6 (17.14%) DB2
6 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (17.14%) SAP Implementation
7 5 (14.29%) IT Governance
7 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (14.29%) Finance
7 5 (14.29%) SAS
7 5 (14.29%) Oracle
8 4 (11.43%) Client/Server
8 4 (11.43%) Cisco
8 4 (11.43%) Firewall
8 4 (11.43%) Office 365
8 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (11.43%) VLAN
8 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (14.29%) SAS
3 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.43%) Firewall
2 4 (11.43%) VLAN
3 3 (8.57%) Wireshark
3 3 (8.57%) LAN
3 3 (8.57%) VoIP
3 3 (8.57%) WAN
3 3 (8.57%) Ethernet
3 3 (8.57%) SAN
4 2 (5.71%) DNS
4 2 (5.71%) NAS
5 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) DB2
3 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (22.86%) Retail
2 5 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (20.00%) Administrator
3 6 (17.14%) Architect
3 6 (17.14%) AIX Administrator
4 5 (14.29%) SAP Administrator
4 5 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (14.29%) Technical Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) C++ Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Citrix Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) IT Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Support Technician
6 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Technician
6 2 (5.71%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Server Technician
7 1 (2.86%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Client/Server
2 3 (8.57%) EPoS
3 2 (5.71%) Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (62.86%) Windows
2 14 (40.00%) Linux
3 9 (25.71%) UNIX
4 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (20.00%) AIX
6 3 (8.57%) VxWorks
6 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.71%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Migration
2 6 (17.14%) SAP Implementation
3 5 (14.29%) IT Governance
4 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.71%) ITIL
5 2 (5.71%) TOGAF
5 2 (5.71%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.86%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.86%) Document Management
6 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) C
1 3 (8.57%) C++
1 3 (8.57%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.71%) MCSE
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) MCTS
3 1 (2.86%) MCITP
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.86%) vSphere
4 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.86%) XenApp
4 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
1 1 (2.86%) SCCM
1 1 (2.86%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) SAP
3 5 (14.29%) Oracle
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco
5 3 (8.57%) QNX
5 3 (8.57%) Citrix
6 2 (5.71%) HP
6 2 (5.71%) NetApp
6 2 (5.71%) IBM
6 2 (5.71%) Veeam
7 1 (2.86%) Open-E
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