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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 39 33 25
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware 4 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.15% 3.56% 4.09%
As % of the Vendors category 3.15% 7.89% 8.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Average daily rate
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£220 £258 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.56% +14.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £195 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £336 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £12.00 £14.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -6.66%
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
127 152 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 36.49% 45.10% 48.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 66 37
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £81 £202 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £386 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 22 17
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.20 £30.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -7.89%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +4 3 £300 +25.00% 1
VMware
East Midlands

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) Linux
3 8 (33.33%) Migration
4 7 (29.17%) AIX
4 7 (29.17%) SAP
5 6 (25.00%) SQL
5 6 (25.00%) SAP Implementation
6 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (20.83%) SAN
6 5 (20.83%) NetApp
7 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 4 (16.67%) UNIX
7 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
7 4 (16.67%) NAS
7 4 (16.67%) Veeam
7 4 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 3 (12.50%) Wireshark
8 3 (12.50%) QNX
8 3 (12.50%) C
8 3 (12.50%) C++
8 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
8 3 (12.50%) LAN
8 3 (12.50%) WAN
8 3 (12.50%) Ethernet

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) SAN
2 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (16.67%) NAS
3 3 (12.50%) Wireshark
3 3 (12.50%) LAN
3 3 (12.50%) WAN
3 3 (12.50%) Ethernet
4 2 (8.33%) DNS
5 1 (4.17%) Firewall
5 1 (4.17%) Wireless
5 1 (4.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) DB2
2 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Administrator
2 6 (25.00%) AIX Administrator
3 5 (20.83%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (20.83%) SAP Administrator
4 4 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) C++ Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Developer
5 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Server Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) SAP Architect
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) VMware Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Server Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) Linux
3 7 (29.17%) AIX
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (16.67%) UNIX
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (12.50%) VxWorks
7 2 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Migration
2 6 (25.00%) SAP Implementation
3 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (4.17%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) C
2 3 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) MCTS
3 1 (4.17%) MCITP
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Server
3 1 (4.17%) NFS
3 1 (4.17%) vSphere
3 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) SAP
2 5 (20.83%) NetApp
3 4 (16.67%) Veeam
4 3 (12.50%) QNX
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.33%) HP
5 2 (8.33%) IBM
6 1 (4.17%) Sophos
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco
6 1 (4.17%) Open-E