The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 19 23 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Contract jobs citing VMware 17 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.56% 2.86% 6.79%
As % of the Vendors category 11.04% 6.10% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 6
Average daily rate
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£243 £313 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.40% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £223 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £403 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+6.32% -16.84%
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Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Vendors Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
154 82 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 50.33% 46.86% 37.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 44 24
Average daily rate £330 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £200 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £498 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% -20.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Liverpool region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Liverpool region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 38 (86.36%) Windows
2 24 (54.55%) Citrix
3 19 (43.18%) Active Directory
3 19 (43.18%) DNS
3 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
3 19 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (31.82%) ITIL
5 13 (29.55%) MCP
5 13 (29.55%) DHCP
5 13 (29.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (29.55%) ITIL Certification
5 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (27.27%) Windows 7
6 12 (27.27%) LAN
6 12 (27.27%) WAN
7 11 (25.00%) Linux
7 11 (25.00%) Firewall
8 10 (22.73%) XenApp
9 9 (20.45%) XenDesktop
9 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (20.45%) Cisco
10 8 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (18.18%) SAN
11 7 (15.91%) Fat Client
11 7 (15.91%) VMware Workstation
11 7 (15.91%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (15.91%) Data Centre
11 7 (15.91%) Thin Client
11 7 (15.91%) Terminal Services
11 7 (15.91%) MS Exchange

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 7 (15.91%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.64%) IIS
3 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.55%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (4.55%) Lync
4 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Office
1 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (43.18%) DNS
2 13 (29.55%) DHCP
3 12 (27.27%) LAN
3 12 (27.27%) WAN
4 11 (25.00%) Firewall
5 8 (18.18%) SAN
6 6 (13.64%) SMTP
6 6 (13.64%) FTP
6 6 (13.64%) HTTP
6 6 (13.64%) SSL
7 5 (11.36%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (11.36%) VPN
7 5 (11.36%) Wireless
8 4 (9.09%) IPsec
8 4 (9.09%) VLAN
8 4 (9.09%) OSPF
8 4 (9.09%) BGP
8 4 (9.09%) EIGRP
8 4 (9.09%) VoIP
8 4 (9.09%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) MySQL
General
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
1 1 (2.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (38.64%) Administrator
2 8 (18.18%) Citrix Administrator
3 7 (15.91%) Desktop Administrator
4 4 (9.09%) Network Consultant
4 4 (9.09%) Consultant
4 4 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Designer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Technical Designer
6 2 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Linux Support
6 2 (4.55%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Systems Support
6 2 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) 802.1X
2 2 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Thin Client
1 7 (15.91%) Fat Client
1 7 (15.91%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.64%) Clustering
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 38 (86.36%) Windows
2 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 11 (25.00%) Linux
5 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (9.09%) UNIX
8 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) ITIL
2 6 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (13.64%) Patch Management
3 5 (11.36%) Migration
4 4 (9.09%) Network Architecture
4 4 (9.09%) Network Management
4 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.55%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (4.55%) Change Management
5 2 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (4.55%) Performance Management
5 2 (4.55%) Requirements Engineering
5 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.27%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (29.55%) MCP
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (29.55%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
3 6 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.55%) CCNP
6 1 (2.27%) CCA
6 1 (2.27%) CCAA
6 1 (2.27%) CCIA
System Software
1 19 (43.18%) Active Directory
1 19 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (22.73%) XenApp
3 9 (20.45%) XenDesktop
4 7 (15.91%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (15.91%) Terminal Services
4 7 (15.91%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (13.64%) VMware ESX
6 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.27%) XenServer
7 1 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) SCCM
2 2 (4.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (4.55%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.27%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 24 (54.55%) Citrix
2 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.45%) Cisco
4 3 (6.82%) HP
5 2 (4.55%) EMC
5 2 (4.55%) Intel
5 2 (4.55%) IBM
5 2 (4.55%) McAfee
6 1 (2.27%) Brocade
6 1 (2.27%) PlateSpin
6 1 (2.27%) Meraki
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle
6 1 (2.27%) BMC