The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 28 17 22
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Contract jobs citing VMware 6 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.33% 7.14% 3.05%
As % of the Vendors category 5.00% 18.95% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 1
Average daily rate
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£200 £221 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.29% -44.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £14.53 £20.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.35% +26.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.11 £20.00 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.95 £20.00 £16.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% +16.05%
VMware
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Vendors Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
120 95 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 46.69% 37.70% 37.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 49 34
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £165 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 7
Average hourly rate £11.75 £20.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.25% +21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £11.05 £14.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.21 £20.90 £22.27
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

VMware
Hourly Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in Merseyside

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -12 4 £200 -0.49% 5
VMware
North West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 12 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco
6 4 (28.57%) HP
6 4 (28.57%) VMware ESX
7 3 (21.43%) Time Management
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (21.43%) SCCM
7 3 (21.43%) MS Office
7 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
7 3 (21.43%) vSphere
8 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
8 2 (14.29%) Veeam
8 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (14.29%) Linux
8 2 (14.29%) MCSE
8 2 (14.29%) VoIP
8 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
8 2 (14.29%) VPN
8 2 (14.29%) EMC
8 2 (14.29%) Citrix
8 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (14.29%) VoIP
1 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
1 2 (14.29%) VPN
1 2 (14.29%) SAN
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
1 2 (14.29%) DSL
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (14.29%) IP Telephony
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) DMZ
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) IT Support
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Specialist
2 2 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.14%) VMWare Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) e-Health
2 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Time Management
2 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Web Development
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (14.29%) MCSE
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) CCNA
2 2 (14.29%) MCITP
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 4 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 3 (21.43%) vSphere
5 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (14.29%) Terminal Services
6 1 (7.14%) VMware Server
6 1 (7.14%) vCloud
6 1 (7.14%) VMFS
6 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.14%) WSUS
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) Veeam
4 2 (14.29%) EMC
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) Adobe
4 2 (14.29%) NetApp
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.14%) BMC
5 1 (7.14%) CA
5 1 (7.14%) Avaya
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle
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