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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 11 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 6.06% - 2.44%
As % of the Vendors category 19.05% - 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£435 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £18.75 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -19.35%
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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 10 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 31.82% 28.57% 48.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 7
Average daily rate £450 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £400 £80
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £400 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 29 May 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 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) NetApp
2 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (61.54%) FlexPod
2 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) HP
5 4 (30.77%) EMC
5 4 (30.77%) HPUX
5 4 (30.77%) Solaris
5 4 (30.77%) UNIX
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (30.77%) NCIE
5 4 (30.77%) SAN
5 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
5 4 (30.77%) NAS
5 4 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (23.08%) Migration
6 3 (23.08%) BladeLogic
6 3 (23.08%) NX-OS
6 3 (23.08%) IBM
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) Sun
6 3 (23.08%) WAN
6 3 (23.08%) CCNA
6 3 (23.08%) Citrix
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (23.08%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (15.38%) Service Management

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (30.77%) SAN
1 4 (30.77%) NAS
2 3 (23.08%) NX-OS
2 3 (23.08%) WAN
3 2 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (15.38%) VLAN
General
1 3 (23.08%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Incident & Problem Manager
3 2 (15.38%) FlexPod Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Storage Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) IT Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Incident Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Problem Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) FlexPod
1 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) HPUX
3 4 (30.77%) Solaris
3 4 (30.77%) UNIX
4 2 (15.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Service Management
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
2 2 (15.38%) Change Control
2 2 (15.38%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) NCIE
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (23.08%) CCNA
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (15.38%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) MCSE
4 1 (7.69%) NCDA
4 1 (7.69%) VCAP
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
3 2 (15.38%) NFS
3 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) NetApp
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco
3 5 (38.46%) HP
4 4 (30.77%) EMC
5 3 (23.08%) IBM
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) Sun
5 3 (23.08%) Citrix
6 2 (15.38%) Dell