The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 14 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 1.67% - 12.50%
As % of the Vendors category 4.76% - 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £21.63 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-0.57% -8.94%
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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 Macclesfield region.

Vendors Category
Macclesfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 35.00% 45.24% 29.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 3
Average daily rate £450 £525 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +10.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Macclesfield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Macclesfield region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Macclesfield 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 5 (100.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) HPUX
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (40.00%) NAS
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) FlexPod
3 2 (40.00%) NCIE
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Data ONTAP
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) VCAP
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) NCDA
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Macclesfield 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) NAS
General
1 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Storage Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Problem Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Incident Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Incident & Problem Manager
1 2 (40.00%) NetApp Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) FlexPod Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Server Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) FlexPod
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) HPUX
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
1 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (40.00%) NCIE
2 1 (20.00%) VCAP
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) NCDA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix