The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank - 29 11
Contract jobs citing VMware 0 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton - 1.16% 10.09%
As % of the Vendors category - 2.53% 24.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 8
Average daily rate - £145 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -51.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £365 £317
% change year-on-year
-0.27% +15.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
VMware
Bedfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
58 79 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 32.40% 45.93% 41.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 67 31
Average daily rate £575 £450 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £244 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £575 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 4
Average hourly rate £50.68 £22.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.24% +55.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Luton

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 2 (33.33%) B2B
4 2 (33.33%) B2C
4 2 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (33.33%) CMS
4 2 (33.33%) Billing
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Electronics
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (33.33%) Presales
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
5 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (16.67%) ISO27002
5 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
5 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
5 1 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) MPLS
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Billing
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Product Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Products Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Voice Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Voice Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Network Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Senior VoIP Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
1 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) B2B
1 2 (33.33%) B2C
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Presales
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Security Management
2 1 (16.67%) SIEM
2 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (16.67%) ISO27002
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto