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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 23 13 28
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Contract jobs citing VMware 2 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.25% 5.29% 0.95%
As % of the Vendors category 2.67% 10.98% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Median daily rate £400 £185 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+116.21% -56.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.00% +25.00%
VMware
South East

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
75 82 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 46.88% 48.24% 43.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 46 60
Median daily rate £400 £350 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -14.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £188 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £450 £552
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Median hourly rate - £18.25 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -49.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Middlesex region with a requirement for VMware.

1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (37.50%) Clustering
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) EMC
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) OpenStack
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) Ansible
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Novell
4 2 (25.00%) Apache
4 2 (25.00%) NetIQ
4 2 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (12.50%) GIMP
5 1 (12.50%) SaaS
5 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (12.50%) Heroku

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) GIMP
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (12.50%) Engine Yard
1 1 (12.50%) GitHub
1 1 (12.50%) Heroku
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) FCoE
1 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
1 1 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) NetBeans
2 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Monitoring Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (12.50%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
2 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Operations Manager
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Manager
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Architect
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) MCollective
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
2 1 (12.50%) EMC VNX
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) CentOS
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) Presales
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) SDLC
2 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
2 1 (12.50%) UML
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) AWS Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) iptables
2 1 (12.50%) KVM
2 1 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (12.50%) Cobbler
2 1 (12.50%) Nagios
2 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) EMC
3 2 (25.00%) NetIQ
3 2 (25.00%) Novell
4 1 (12.50%) Adobe
4 1 (12.50%) BMC
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) Veritas