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 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 14 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing VMware 20 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 7.78% 4.38% 3.65%
As % of the Vendors category 13.79% 9.23% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
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£250 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +45.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.97%
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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
145 65 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 56.42% 47.45% 47.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 34 32
Average daily rate £325 £323 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.77% -24.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £130 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £456 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 5
Average hourly rate £35.06 £12.49 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.72% +8.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.67 £19.00 £67.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram 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

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 28 (87.50%) Windows
2 17 (53.13%) Citrix
3 16 (50.00%) DNS
4 14 (43.75%) Active Directory
4 14 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
6 12 (37.50%) DHCP
7 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (31.25%) Windows 7
8 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (28.13%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (28.13%) SAN
8 9 (28.13%) ITIL
8 9 (28.13%) MCP
8 9 (28.13%) LAN
8 9 (28.13%) WAN
9 8 (25.00%) Firewall
10 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (21.88%) Linux
10 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
11 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
11 6 (18.75%) Cisco
11 6 (18.75%) Citrix Certification
12 5 (15.63%) Thin Client
12 5 (15.63%) Terminal Services
12 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
12 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
12 5 (15.63%) MS Office
12 5 (15.63%) Fat Client
12 5 (15.63%) SCCM

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
3 4 (12.50%) IIS
3 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.25%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (6.25%) Lync
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Office
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (50.00%) DNS
2 12 (37.50%) DHCP
3 9 (28.13%) LAN
3 9 (28.13%) WAN
3 9 (28.13%) SAN
4 8 (25.00%) Firewall
5 4 (12.50%) Wireless
5 4 (12.50%) IPsec
5 4 (12.50%) VLAN
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (12.50%) HSRP
5 4 (12.50%) GLBP
5 4 (12.50%) OSPF
5 4 (12.50%) BGP
5 4 (12.50%) EIGRP
5 4 (12.50%) SMTP
5 4 (12.50%) FTP
5 4 (12.50%) HTTP
5 4 (12.50%) VPN
5 4 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Administrator
2 5 (15.63%) Consultant
2 5 (15.63%) Desktop Administrator
3 4 (12.50%) Citrix Administrator
3 4 (12.50%) Network Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.25%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (6.25%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Support
5 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Linux Support
5 2 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Server Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Designer
5 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Middleware
2 1 (3.13%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Thin Client
1 5 (15.63%) Fat Client
1 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.50%) Clustering
3 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (3.13%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 28 (87.50%) Windows
2 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (31.25%) Windows 7
3 7 (21.88%) Linux
3 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.38%) UNIX
6 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) ITIL
2 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (12.50%) Network Architecture
2 4 (12.50%) Network Management
2 4 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (12.50%) Patch Management
3 3 (9.38%) Migration
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
4 2 (6.25%) Requirements Engineering
4 2 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (6.25%) Change Management
4 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.13%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (28.13%) ITIL Certification
1 9 (28.13%) MCP
2 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
3 6 (18.75%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) CCAA
5 1 (3.13%) CCIA
5 1 (3.13%) CCA
System Software
1 14 (43.75%) Active Directory
1 14 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (15.63%) Terminal Services
2 5 (15.63%) XenApp
2 5 (15.63%) XenDesktop
2 5 (15.63%) VMware Workstation
3 4 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (12.50%) VMware ESX
4 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) SCCM
2 2 (6.25%) Tivoli
2 2 (6.25%) WSUS
2 2 (6.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (3.13%) XenMobile
3 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Citrix
2 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
3 6 (18.75%) Cisco
4 3 (9.38%) EMC
5 2 (6.25%) Intel
5 2 (6.25%) IBM
5 2 (6.25%) McAfee
6 1 (3.13%) HP
6 1 (3.13%) BMC
6 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £230 - £231 per day
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