The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 10 18 8
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing VMware 10 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 9.26% 2.20% 11.11%
As % of the Vendors category 19.23% 4.65% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 7
Average daily rate
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£398 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.07% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.31 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+6.32% -16.84%
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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 Maidenhead region.

Vendors Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
52 43 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 48.15% 47.25% 39.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 18 22
Average daily rate £356 £308 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.85% -12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Maidenhead region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
3 11 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (52.94%) DNS
4 9 (52.94%) Firewall
4 9 (52.94%) MCITP
5 7 (41.18%) Project Management
6 6 (35.29%) MPLS
6 6 (35.29%) CheckPoint
6 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (35.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (35.29%) MS Visio
6 6 (35.29%) Cisco
6 6 (35.29%) VPN
6 6 (35.29%) CCNA
6 6 (35.29%) Citrix
6 6 (35.29%) LAN
6 6 (35.29%) WAN
6 6 (35.29%) SMTP
6 6 (35.29%) HTTP
6 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
7 5 (29.41%) vSphere
7 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
8 4 (23.53%) Degree
8 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (23.53%) SAN
8 4 (23.53%) MS Excel

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Visio
2 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) DNS
1 9 (52.94%) Firewall
2 6 (35.29%) VPN
2 6 (35.29%) MPLS
2 6 (35.29%) LAN
2 6 (35.29%) WAN
2 6 (35.29%) SMTP
2 6 (35.29%) HTTP
3 4 (23.53%) SAN
4 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
4 3 (17.65%) VLAN
5 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Architect
1 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Thin Client
1 2 (11.76%) Mainframe
1 2 (11.76%) AS400
1 2 (11.76%) Fat Client
1 2 (11.76%) EMC VNX
2 1 (5.88%) Online Games
2 1 (5.88%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.76%) UNIX
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.76%) AIX
5 2 (11.76%) Linux
5 2 (11.76%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Project Management
2 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity
2 3 (17.65%) Software Deployment
2 3 (17.65%) Malware Detection\Protection
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Patch Management
3 2 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (11.76%) Line Management
3 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (11.76%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
2 4 (23.53%) VBScript
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) MCITP
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (35.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (35.29%) CCNA
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (23.53%) Degree
4 3 (17.65%) MCSE
5 2 (11.76%) CCA
5 2 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (11.76%) CCEE
5 2 (11.76%) CCAA
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 11 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (29.41%) vSphere
4 3 (17.65%) VMware ESX
5 2 (11.76%) Terminal Services
5 2 (11.76%) ISA Server
5 2 (11.76%) XenApp
5 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
6 1 (5.88%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) SCCM
2 3 (17.65%) HP SIM
2 3 (17.65%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (17.65%) NetBackup
3 2 (11.76%) WSUS
3 2 (11.76%) Tivoli
4 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco
1 6 (35.29%) Citrix
1 6 (35.29%) CheckPoint
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) Symantec
3 3 (17.65%) McAfee
3 3 (17.65%) EMC
3 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds
4 2 (11.76%) Websense
4 2 (11.76%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) SAP
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle