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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 17 38 29
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -9
Contract jobs citing VMware 15 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 6.02% 2.31% 3.80%
As % of the Vendors category 14.02% 5.07% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £438 £208
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +110.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £152 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £468 £282
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £24.00 £29.50 £32.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.64% -9.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.42 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+5.06% -0.39%
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
107 138 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 42.97% 45.54% 49.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 53 40
Average daily rate £300 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £242 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £438 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 32 38
Average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.64% -51.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £11.51 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £36.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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 +10 5 £393 +51.69% 6
Loughborough - 4 £190 - 1
Lutterworth - - - -
Coalville - - - -
Hinckley - - - -
VMware
East Midlands

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 20 (74.07%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Migration
3 9 (33.33%) Linux
4 8 (29.63%) MS Exchange
4 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
4 8 (29.63%) Retail
5 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
5 7 (25.93%) UNIX
6 6 (22.22%) DB2
6 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (18.52%) IT Governance
7 5 (18.52%) Finance
7 5 (18.52%) Oracle
7 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (18.52%) SAS
8 4 (14.81%) Client/Server
8 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
8 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
8 4 (14.81%) Citrix
8 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (14.81%) Office 365
8 4 (14.81%) VLAN
9 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
9 3 (11.11%) Firewall
9 3 (11.11%) MS Office
9 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
9 3 (11.11%) AIX

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (29.63%) MS Exchange
2 5 (18.52%) SAS
2 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
1 4 (14.81%) VLAN
2 3 (11.11%) Firewall
2 3 (11.11%) VoIP
3 2 (7.41%) Ethernet
3 2 (7.41%) SAN
3 2 (7.41%) Wireshark
4 1 (3.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) DB2
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (29.63%) Retail
2 5 (18.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (22.22%) Architect
3 5 (18.52%) Technical Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) C++ Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Citrix Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) IT Architect
6 2 (7.41%) AIX Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Support Technician
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Technician
6 2 (7.41%) SAP Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) SAP Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Implementation Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) VMware Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Client/Server
2 3 (11.11%) EPoS
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) Linux
3 7 (25.93%) UNIX
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 3 (11.11%) AIX
6 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
6 2 (7.41%) VxWorks
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Migration
2 5 (18.52%) IT Governance
3 2 (7.41%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (7.41%) TOGAF
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL
3 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.70%) Document Management
4 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) C
1 2 (7.41%) C++
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.70%) MCSE
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) XenApp
4 1 (3.70%) XenServer
4 1 (3.70%) vSphere
4 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 1 (3.70%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle
3 4 (14.81%) Citrix
4 3 (11.11%) SAP
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco
5 2 (7.41%) IBM
5 2 (7.41%) HP
5 2 (7.41%) QNX
6 1 (3.70%) Veeam
6 1 (3.70%) Open-E
6 1 (3.70%) NetApp
6 1 (3.70%) Sophos
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