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 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 34 28 38
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing VMware 7 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.34% 4.20% 2.63%
As % of the Vendors category 5.38% 8.39% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Average daily rate
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£275 £425 £223
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +91.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £243 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £471 £252
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £21.63 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-0.57% -8.94%
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
130 143 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 43.48% 50.00% 30.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 53 42
Average daily rate £325 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £200 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 31 10
Average hourly rate £12.00 £23.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.82% -34.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.80 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 28 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 -2 3 £275 -38.88% 2
Hinckley - 3 - -
VMware
East Midlands

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 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 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) SAN
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (45.45%) Veeam
5 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (45.45%) Firewall
5 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
6 4 (36.36%) Sophos
7 3 (27.27%) Citrix
7 3 (27.27%) NetApp
7 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
7 3 (27.27%) Linux
7 3 (27.27%) SQL
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco
7 3 (27.27%) IBM
7 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) XenApp
7 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
7 3 (27.27%) Meraki
8 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
8 2 (18.18%) Software Licensing
8 2 (18.18%) NAS

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) SAN
2 5 (45.45%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) VLAN
3 2 (18.18%) NAS
3 2 (18.18%) PBX
3 2 (18.18%) DHCP
3 2 (18.18%) DNS
3 2 (18.18%) IPv4
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Field Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Support
2 2 (18.18%) Support Technician
2 2 (18.18%) Field Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Storage Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Server Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Storage Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Server Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (18.18%) Logistics
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (18.18%) Software Licensing
3 1 (9.09%) Server Building
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Resilience Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (9.09%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) XenApp
2 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
3 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (9.09%) NFS
4 1 (9.09%) vSphere
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
4 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Veeam
2 4 (36.36%) Sophos
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) NetApp
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) IBM
3 3 (27.27%) Meraki
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) EMC
5 1 (9.09%) Altiris
5 1 (9.09%) Brocade
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle
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