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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 29 June 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 16 16 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing VMware 8 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 5.67% 6.90% 3.24%
As % of the Vendors category 12.12% 18.87% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 3
Median daily rate £380 £294 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.36% -2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £195 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £394 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £329 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.98% +1.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year
+29.54% +16.55%
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
66 53 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 46.81% 36.55% 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 41 45
Median daily rate £425 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £190 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Median hourly rate £31.89 £40.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.27% -4.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.46 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.83% +8.58%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Luton region with a requirement for VMware.

1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 4 (36.36%) IIS
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) OSPF
5 2 (18.18%) BGP
5 2 (18.18%) EIGRP
5 2 (18.18%) IPv4
5 2 (18.18%) CCNP
5 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (18.18%) NetApp
5 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
5 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 2 (18.18%) MySQL
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) VPN
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) Apache
5 2 (18.18%) Debian

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (18.18%) CloudFront
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) BGP
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (18.18%) EIGRP
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) IPv4
1 2 (18.18%) OSPF
1 2 (18.18%) VLAN
1 2 (18.18%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Migration Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Network Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Server Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Server Migration Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Debian
3 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCNP
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (18.18%) VCP5
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
3 2 (18.18%) vSphere
3 2 (18.18%) XenApp
4 1 (9.09%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
1 2 (18.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Akamai
2 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) NetApp
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) Veeam
3 1 (9.09%) HP