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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 24 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware 16 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.57% 2.66% 3.66%
As % of the Vendors category 8.08% 5.75% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£350 £373 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.04% +65.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
198 87 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 56.57% 46.28% 32.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 47 25
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £130 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 6
Average hourly rate £13.00 £20.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.58% +70.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.95
% change year-on-year
- -7.65%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram 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 4 March 2015. 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 0 12 £350 -6.04% 6
Prescot - - - -
VMware
North West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 27 (93.10%) Windows
2 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
3 14 (48.28%) DHCP
3 14 (48.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (41.38%) DNS
6 11 (37.93%) Hyper-V
7 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (34.48%) Migration
7 10 (34.48%) Citrix
8 9 (31.03%) SCCM
8 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
8 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (27.59%) VMware ESX
9 8 (27.59%) Windows 7
10 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
10 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
10 7 (24.14%) WAN
10 7 (24.14%) IIS
10 7 (24.14%) ITIL
11 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
11 6 (20.69%) Clustering
12 5 (17.24%) SCOM
12 5 (17.24%) SAN
12 5 (17.24%) LAN
12 5 (17.24%) Linux
13 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
13 4 (13.79%) MS Office
13 4 (13.79%) High Availability
13 4 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 7 (24.14%) IIS
2 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
3 3 (10.34%) Lync
3 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.90%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) DHCP
2 12 (41.38%) DNS
3 7 (24.14%) WAN
4 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
5 5 (17.24%) SAN
5 5 (17.24%) LAN
6 3 (10.34%) Firewall
7 2 (6.90%) SMTP
7 2 (6.90%) FTP
7 2 (6.90%) HTTP
7 2 (6.90%) SSL
8 1 (3.45%) HSRP
8 1 (3.45%) GLBP
8 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.45%) VLAN
8 1 (3.45%) Wireless
8 1 (3.45%) IPsec
8 1 (3.45%) OSPF
8 1 (3.45%) BGP
8 1 (3.45%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
1 3 (10.34%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Analyst
1 6 (20.69%) Administrator
2 5 (17.24%) Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Project Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Wintel Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Support
5 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Support
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Desktop Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Middleware
2 1 (3.45%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Clustering
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.45%) CLARiiON
3 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 27 (93.10%) Windows
2 14 (48.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (27.59%) Windows 7
6 5 (17.24%) Linux
7 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.45%) UNIX
8 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Migration
2 7 (24.14%) ITIL
3 4 (13.79%) High Availability
3 4 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (10.34%) ERP
5 2 (6.90%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Change Management
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Management
5 2 (6.90%) Project Management
5 2 (6.90%) Requirements Engineering
6 1 (3.45%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.45%) Network Management
6 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.45%) Matrix Management
6 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
2 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.45%) PMP
4 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.45%) MCP
System Software
1 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
2 11 (37.93%) Hyper-V
3 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (27.59%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.45%) XenApp
6 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.45%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) SCCM
2 5 (17.24%) SCOM
3 2 (6.90%) WSUS
3 2 (6.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Citrix
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.34%) EMC
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) AppSense
4 1 (3.45%) McAfee
4 1 (3.45%) BMC
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.45%) HP
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day + Please quote a daily rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + Please quote a daily rate
Posted: 5 days ago