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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 11 15 28
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Contract jobs citing VMware 13 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 8.44% 7.28% 2.96%
As % of the Vendors category 18.57% 15.94% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 2
Median daily rate £388 £300 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £180 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £375 £323
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.68% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.81 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.42% +10.52%
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
70 69 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 45.45% 45.70% 35.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 57 50
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £20.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% -52.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 July 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 14 (73.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (57.89%) Data Centre
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 10 (52.63%) Citrix
4 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
5 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
5 8 (42.11%) XenApp
6 7 (36.84%) Windows
6 7 (36.84%) Migration
7 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (31.58%) MPLS
7 6 (31.58%) IIS
7 6 (31.58%) WAN
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle
7 6 (31.58%) Cisco
7 6 (31.58%) vSphere
7 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
7 6 (31.58%) NetScaler
7 6 (31.58%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (26.32%) SCCM
8 5 (26.32%) HP
9 4 (21.05%) EIGRP
9 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (21.05%) Firewall
9 4 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (21.05%) VPN
9 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (21.05%) NetApp

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 6 (31.58%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (15.79%) CloudFront
4 2 (10.53%) Office 365
4 2 (10.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco Nexus
1 6 (31.58%) MPLS
1 6 (31.58%) NetScaler
1 6 (31.58%) WAN
2 4 (21.05%) EIGRP
2 4 (21.05%) Firewall
2 4 (21.05%) VPN
3 2 (10.53%) BGP
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (10.53%) DNS
3 2 (10.53%) HSRP
3 2 (10.53%) Internet
3 2 (10.53%) IPv4
3 2 (10.53%) OSPF
3 2 (10.53%) VLAN
3 2 (10.53%) Wireless
4 1 (5.26%) DHCP
4 1 (5.26%) FTP
4 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
General
1 1 (5.26%) Advertising
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Architect
2 6 (31.58%) Technical Architect
3 5 (26.32%) VMware Architect
4 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Consultant
5 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Firewall Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Linux Specialist
6 2 (10.53%) Migration Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Network Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Network Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Network Technical Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Server Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) RIA
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
3 4 (21.05%) Solaris
4 2 (10.53%) Debian
4 2 (10.53%) Linux
4 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Migration
2 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (21.05%) Converged Infrastructure
3 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.26%) High Availability
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (21.05%) MCITP
1 4 (21.05%) MCSE
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (10.53%) CCDE
2 2 (10.53%) CCIE
2 2 (10.53%) CCNP
2 2 (10.53%) VCAP
2 2 (10.53%) VCP5
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
3 8 (42.11%) XenApp
4 6 (31.58%) vSphere
5 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
7 1 (5.26%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) SCCM
2 3 (15.79%) SCOM
3 2 (10.53%) FortiGate
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (10.53%) NetBackup
3 2 (10.53%) Simpana
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 10 (52.63%) Citrix
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco
3 6 (31.58%) Oracle
4 5 (26.32%) HP
5 4 (21.05%) 3PAR
5 4 (21.05%) NetApp
6 3 (15.79%) Akamai
7 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
7 2 (10.53%) CommVault
7 2 (10.53%) Fortinet
7 2 (10.53%) Meru Networks
7 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
7 2 (10.53%) Veeam