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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 14 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware 9 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 5.11% 0.94% 2.50%
As % of the Vendors category 10.23% 2.15% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Average daily rate
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£185 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.47% +13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.97%
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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
88 93 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 50.00% 43.87% 57.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 62 66
Average daily rate £388 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.48% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 5
Average hourly rate £18.25 £36.25 £27.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.65% +30.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £18.50 £15.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £42.75 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (27.27%) SCCM
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) CCNA
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
4 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (27.27%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
5 2 (18.18%) FCoE
5 2 (18.18%) Dojo
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) MooTools
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 2 (18.18%) GIMP
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
5 2 (18.18%) Adobe
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 2 (18.18%) UML

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) Confluence
3 1 (9.09%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
1 2 (18.18%) GIMP
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (18.18%) FCoE
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
3 1 (9.09%) NAS
3 1 (9.09%) MPLS
3 1 (9.09%) LDAP
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
1 2 (18.18%) NetBeans
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Developer
1 2 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
1 2 (18.18%) Help Desk Support
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (9.09%) SAN Storage Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) SAN Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Engagement Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) JSP
1 2 (18.18%) Servlets
1 2 (18.18%) Dojo
1 2 (18.18%) jQuery
1 2 (18.18%) MooTools
2 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX
4 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
4 1 (9.09%) CentOS
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) UML
1 2 (18.18%) OO
2 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (27.27%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (9.09%) PMP
3 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) Adobe
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) NetApp
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) Brocade