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 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 11 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Contract jobs citing VMware 6 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 5.00% 3.92% 4.10%
As % of the Vendors category 14.29% 6.35% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Average daily rate £270 £419 £233
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.56% +80.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £402 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £454 £259
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+8.14% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.50 £21.13
% change year-on-year
+10.63% +11.24%
VMware
Berkshire

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
42 63 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 35.00% 61.76% 36.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 41 14
Average daily rate £375 £398 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £250 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £463 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram 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

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (60.00%) Hyper-V
4 9 (60.00%) vSphere
4 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
5 8 (53.33%) RightScale
5 8 (53.33%) Puppet
5 8 (53.33%) Windows Intune
5 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (53.33%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (53.33%) SCCM
5 8 (53.33%) SCOM
5 8 (53.33%) SCVMM
5 8 (53.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (53.33%) Firewall
5 8 (53.33%) Ruby
5 8 (53.33%) SQL
5 8 (53.33%) LAN
5 8 (53.33%) WAN
5 8 (53.33%) Migration
6 7 (46.67%) Linux
6 7 (46.67%) ITIL
6 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
6 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (40.00%) Oracle
7 6 (40.00%) Middleware

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (53.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Firewall
1 8 (53.33%) LAN
1 8 (53.33%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) BGP
2 1 (6.67%) EIGRP
2 1 (6.67%) IGRP
2 1 (6.67%) OSPF
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Administrator
1 4 (26.67%) Cloud Administrator
1 4 (26.67%) Cloud Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Azure Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (13.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) FlexPod
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (53.33%) Migration
2 7 (46.67%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (13.33%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 8 (53.33%) Ruby
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) MCSA
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 9 (60.00%) vSphere
3 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (13.33%) vCloud
4 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (13.33%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) Puppet
1 8 (53.33%) SCCM
1 8 (53.33%) SCOM
1 8 (53.33%) SCVMM
1 8 (53.33%) Windows Intune
2 1 (6.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) RightScale
3 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle
5 3 (20.00%) CA
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco