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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 12 37 7
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -30
Contract jobs citing VMware 12 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 7.69% 0.48% 9.20%
As % of the Vendors category 13.64% 1.32% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 7
Average daily rate
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£300 - £275
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 - £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £22.25 £23.36
% change year-on-year
-3.37% -4.73%
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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
88 76 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 56.41% 36.19% 36.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 63 19
Average daily rate £375 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Average hourly rate £15.50 £12.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -46.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Citrix
2 15 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
5 9 (42.86%) ITIL
6 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
8 5 (23.81%) SAN
8 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (23.81%) Cisco
8 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
8 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
9 4 (19.05%) DNS
9 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
9 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
9 4 (19.05%) Change Management
10 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (14.29%) DHCP
10 3 (14.29%) Finance
10 3 (14.29%) Local Government
10 3 (14.29%) Migration
10 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
10 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (14.29%) Office 365
11 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (9.52%) Patch Management

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.76%) CMS
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.76%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Business One
1 1 (4.76%) TeleForm
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) SAN
2 4 (19.05%) DNS
3 3 (14.29%) DHCP
4 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.52%) Internet
4 2 (9.52%) VoIP
4 2 (9.52%) WAN
4 2 (9.52%) IP Telephony
5 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.76%) ADSL
5 1 (4.76%) LAN
5 1 (4.76%) Firewall
5 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
1 3 (14.29%) Local Government
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Principal Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Service Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Network Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) NHS
2 2 (9.52%) Thin Client
2 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
2 2 (9.52%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.76%) iPhone
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.52%) Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000
5 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (19.05%) Change Management
5 3 (14.29%) Migration
5 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
6 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
6 2 (9.52%) Project Management
6 2 (9.52%) Patch Management
6 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (4.76%) Server Patching
7 1 (4.76%) SIEM
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.76%) Change Control
7 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.76%) Service Management
7 1 (4.76%) Process Management
7 1 (4.76%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.76%) C
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.52%) CCNP
2 2 (9.52%) CCNA
2 2 (9.52%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (4.76%) CCA
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.52%) XenApp
4 1 (4.76%) XenServer
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) Firmware
4 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Citrix
2 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Sun
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Dell
4 1 (4.76%) EMC
4 1 (4.76%) Lotus
4 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.76%) Symantec
4 1 (4.76%) Metastorm
4 1 (4.76%) Mitel
4 1 (4.76%) Finjan
4 1 (4.76%) RightFax
4 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow