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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 29 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware 10 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.11% 3.83% 5.35%
As % of the Vendors category 5.88% 6.38% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 4
Average daily rate £450 £375 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £375 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £370 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.35% +13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.88% +12.50%
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
170 188 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 52.80% 60.06% 52.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 74 52
Average daily rate £400 £305 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £165 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 4
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.42 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.85% -24.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.20 £15.50 £20.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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
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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -3 10 £450 +20.00% 2
VMware
North West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 20 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (50.00%) Windows
3 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
4 9 (32.14%) Cisco
4 9 (32.14%) vSphere
5 8 (28.57%) Citrix
5 8 (28.57%) Solaris
5 8 (28.57%) Linux
5 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 7 (25.00%) Migration
6 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
7 6 (21.43%) Finance
7 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
7 6 (21.43%) DNS
7 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
7 6 (21.43%) Unix
8 5 (17.86%) SAN
8 5 (17.86%) ITIL
8 5 (17.86%) WAN
8 5 (17.86%) SCCM
8 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (17.86%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (14.29%) Puppet
9 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (14.29%) Time Management
9 4 (14.29%) XenApp

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.29%) Apache
2 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.71%) IIS
4 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 2 (7.14%) Tuxedo
4 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.57%) Jetty
5 1 (3.57%) nginx
5 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.57%) Google App Engine
2 1 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (21.43%) DNS
3 5 (17.86%) SAN
3 5 (17.86%) WAN
4 4 (14.29%) DHCP
5 3 (10.71%) Firewall
5 3 (10.71%) LAN
5 3 (10.71%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (10.71%) VLAN
6 2 (7.14%) BIG-IP
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (7.14%) LDAP
6 2 (7.14%) NAS
6 2 (7.14%) SNMP
6 2 (7.14%) VoIP
7 1 (3.57%) FTP
7 1 (3.57%) HTTP
7 1 (3.57%) IPsec
7 1 (3.57%) VPN
7 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Hudson
1 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Architect
1 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (10.71%) Consultant
2 3 (10.71%) Designer
2 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Solutions Designer
2 3 (10.71%) Technical Designer
3 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (7.14%) Administrator
3 2 (7.14%) AWS Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) Cloud Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 2 (7.14%) Project Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Solaris Administrator
3 2 (7.14%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.57%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Senior DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) J2EE
2 1 (3.57%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) HACMP
3 2 (7.14%) IVR
4 1 (3.57%) Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.57%) FlexPod
4 1 (3.57%) LPAR
4 1 (3.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Linux
2 8 (28.57%) Solaris
3 6 (21.43%) Unix
3 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) AIX
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Migration
2 5 (17.86%) ITIL
3 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 4 (14.29%) Time Management
4 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (10.71%) Patch Management
5 2 (7.14%) Build Automation
5 2 (7.14%) Change Control
5 2 (7.14%) DevOps
5 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (7.14%) High Availability
5 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.14%) Network Design
5 2 (7.14%) Server Building
5 2 (7.14%) SIEM
5 2 (7.14%) TOGAF
5 2 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (3.57%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 2 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (3.57%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) MCSE
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (7.14%) MCITP
2 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) CCEA
3 1 (3.57%) CCEE
3 1 (3.57%) CCNA
3 1 (3.57%) CCNP
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.57%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (32.14%) vSphere
3 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
4 5 (17.86%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 4 (14.29%) XenApp
6 3 (10.71%) XenDesktop
7 2 (7.14%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (7.14%) GPFS
7 2 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (7.14%) Veritas File System
7 2 (7.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (7.14%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (3.57%) PowerHA
8 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
8 1 (3.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) SCCM
2 4 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (14.29%) Puppet
3 3 (10.71%) SCOM
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (7.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (3.57%) Ansible
5 1 (3.57%) vRealize
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) Cisco
3 8 (28.57%) Citrix
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle
5 3 (10.71%) 3PAR
5 3 (10.71%) EMC
5 3 (10.71%) HP
5 3 (10.71%) NetApp
6 2 (7.14%) Sun
6 2 (7.14%) Symantec
6 2 (7.14%) Veritas
7 1 (3.57%) Google
7 1 (3.57%) Intel
7 1 (3.57%) Mitel
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