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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 19 33 10
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -23
Contract jobs citing VMware 8 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 5.48% 2.03% 8.75%
As % of the Vendors category 11.94% 5.56% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 7
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £319 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.09% -1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -17.89%
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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
67 72 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 45.89% 36.55% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 50 20
Average daily rate £388 £400 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +37.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £508 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £42.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.38% +86.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Luton region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram 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 4 August 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 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 10 (55.56%) Citrix
4 7 (38.89%) ITIL
5 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
5 5 (27.78%) SAN
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 4 (22.22%) Change Management
6 4 (22.22%) Linux
6 4 (22.22%) DNS
7 3 (16.67%) DHCP
7 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 3 (16.67%) MS Office
7 3 (16.67%) MySQL
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 3 (16.67%) Blackberry
7 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
7 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
7 3 (16.67%) Cisco
8 2 (11.11%) Local Government
8 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (11.11%) Office 365

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) IBM Notes
2 1 (5.56%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Business One
1 1 (5.56%) TeleForm
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) SAN
2 4 (22.22%) DNS
3 3 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.11%) Internet
4 2 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.56%) VPN
5 1 (5.56%) ADSL
5 1 (5.56%) LAN
5 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Local Government
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) Principal Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) NHS
3 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.56%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 4 (22.22%) Change Management
4 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Document Management
6 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Service Management
6 1 (5.56%) Process Management
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) Change Control
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) CCNP
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) Firmware
3 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (5.56%) XenApp
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Citrix
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) Sun
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) Dell
3 1 (5.56%) EMC
3 1 (5.56%) Lotus
3 1 (5.56%) Symantec
3 1 (5.56%) Metastorm
3 1 (5.56%) Mitel
3 1 (5.56%) Finjan
3 1 (5.56%) RightFax
3 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow