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 27 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 21 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing VMware 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 2.92% 1.17% -
As % of the Vendors category 6.67% 3.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate
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£175 £244 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.20% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.87%
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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
75 61 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 43.86% 35.67% 46.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 46 23
Average daily rate £500 £405 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.45% +15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £28.76 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.08% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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

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Top 22 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) MySQL
4 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
6 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
6 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (16.67%) MS Office
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL
6 1 (16.67%) HP
6 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 1 (16.67%) JIRA
6 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (16.67%) Change Management
6 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 1 (16.67%) Change Management
1 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) HP