The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 17 27 24
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Contract jobs citing VMware 6 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.70% 0.81% 1.46%
As % of the Vendors category 7.59% 1.54% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Average daily rate
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£388 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.13 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.24% -6.11%
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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 Middlesex region.

Vendors Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
79 130 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 48.77% 52.85% 57.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 82 62
Average daily rate £388 £396 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.14% +4.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £286 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £574
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 8
Average hourly rate £18.25 £34.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.10% +6.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
1 4 (40.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
1 4 (40.00%) JSP
1 4 (40.00%) Servlets
1 4 (40.00%) UML
1 4 (40.00%) OO
1 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (40.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Adobe
1 4 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (40.00%) NetBeans
1 4 (40.00%) Dojo
1 4 (40.00%) jQuery
1 4 (40.00%) MooTools
1 4 (40.00%) GIMP
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) SCCM
3 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (20.00%) FCoE
3 2 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (10.00%) Office 365

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) Lync
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (40.00%) GIMP
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (20.00%) FCoE
1 2 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (40.00%) NetBeans
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Development Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (10.00%) Engagement Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
1 4 (40.00%) JSP
1 4 (40.00%) Servlets
1 4 (40.00%) Dojo
1 4 (40.00%) jQuery
1 4 (40.00%) MooTools
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) UML
1 4 (40.00%) OO
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) PMP
3 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (10.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Adobe
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Dell
3 1 (10.00%) EMC
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco