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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 16 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing VMware 4 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 5.63% 8.82% 2.86%
As % of the Vendors category 8.33% 27.27% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £500 £435 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.94% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.14% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.04 £23.94 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.95% +13.98%
VMware
Cheshire

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
48 22 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 67.61% 32.35% 37.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 5
Median daily rate £488 £450 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +39.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £430 £85
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £451 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Macclesfield region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 6 May 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 Macclesfield region with a requirement for VMware.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) AIX
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 8 (66.67%) FlexPod
3 8 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 8 (66.67%) VCE vBlock
3 8 (66.67%) WAN
3 8 (66.67%) Cisco
3 8 (66.67%) IBM
3 8 (66.67%) HPUX
3 8 (66.67%) Solaris
3 8 (66.67%) HP
3 8 (66.67%) Dell
3 8 (66.67%) Sun
3 8 (66.67%) Migration
3 8 (66.67%) Clustering
4 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (50.00%) Citrix
5 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) IIS
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Apache
5 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 4 (33.33%) IaaS
5 4 (33.33%) SaaS
5 4 (33.33%) PaaS

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 4 (33.33%) IIS
1 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) IaaS
1 4 (33.33%) PaaS
1 4 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Architect
1 8 (66.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 7 (58.33%) IT Architect
2 7 (58.33%) IT Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Test Automation Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Clustering
1 8 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 8 (66.67%) FlexPod
1 8 (66.67%) VCE vBlock
2 2 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) AIX
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) HPUX
2 8 (66.67%) Solaris
3 4 (33.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Build Automation
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Server Building
3 2 (16.67%) Test Management
3 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Puppet
2 3 (25.00%) vRealize
3 2 (16.67%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
1 8 (66.67%) Dell
1 8 (66.67%) HP
1 8 (66.67%) IBM
1 8 (66.67%) Sun
2 6 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) BMC