The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 12 33 20
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -13
Contract jobs citing VMware 17 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 9.14% 2.97% 5.39%
As % of the Vendors category 16.35% 10.67% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 2
Average daily rate
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£189 £240 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.35% -4.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £240 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £248 £267
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £137.50 £20.38 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+574.84% -18.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £21.63 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-0.57% -8.94%
VMware
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Norfolk region.

Vendors Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
104 75 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 55.91% 27.88% 48.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 38 43
Average daily rate £299 £280 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.70% +9.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £168 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £462 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 9
Average hourly rate £115.00 £21.75 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+428.73% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £11.50 £8.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £35.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
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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
Norwich +12 9 £190 -20.83%
Thetford - 1 £338 -
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 42 (91.30%) Windows
2 32 (69.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (63.04%) Active Directory
3 29 (63.04%) SAN
4 26 (56.52%) Citrix
5 25 (54.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (54.35%) Symantec
6 24 (52.17%) CRM
6 24 (52.17%) Xen
6 24 (52.17%) Windows 7
7 23 (50.00%) SharePoint
7 23 (50.00%) SQL
7 23 (50.00%) Backup Exec
8 22 (47.83%) SAP
8 22 (47.83%) HP
9 21 (45.65%) Hitachi
9 21 (45.65%) Dynamics CRM
10 18 (39.13%) SLA
11 17 (36.96%) BizTalk Server
12 15 (32.61%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
14 12 (26.09%) Firewall
15 11 (23.91%) SAP CRM
16 9 (19.57%) Cisco
16 9 (19.57%) MS Exchange
16 9 (19.57%) vSphere
17 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
17 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
17 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
18 7 (15.22%) DNS

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 23 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 17 (36.96%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (19.57%) MS Exchange
4 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (10.87%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (6.52%) IIS
8 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
Business Applications
1 21 (45.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (23.91%) SAP CRM
3 2 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 29 (63.04%) SAN
2 12 (26.09%) Firewall
3 7 (15.22%) DNS
4 6 (13.04%) VLAN
4 6 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (10.87%) DHCP
6 4 (8.70%) VoIP
6 4 (8.70%) IPv4
6 4 (8.70%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (8.70%) Intranet
6 4 (8.70%) Internet
7 3 (6.52%) IP Telephony
8 2 (4.35%) Wireless
8 2 (4.35%) PBX
8 2 (4.35%) WAN
9 1 (2.17%) FTP
9 1 (2.17%) VPN
9 1 (2.17%) SSL
9 1 (2.17%) NAS
9 1 (2.17%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Legal
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Operations Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Administrator
3 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Support Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (10.87%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (8.70%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Server Support
5 3 (6.52%) Systems Support
5 3 (6.52%) Server Administrator
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Support Technician
6 2 (4.35%) Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Desktop Support
6 2 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Replication
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 42 (91.30%) Windows
2 32 (69.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (54.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (52.17%) Windows 7
5 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (10.87%) Linux
7 4 (8.70%) Windows XP
7 4 (8.70%) Windows 8
8 3 (6.52%) Android
9 1 (2.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) CRM
2 4 (8.70%) Process Management
2 4 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (8.70%) ITIL
3 2 (4.35%) Server Building
3 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (4.35%) TOGAF
3 2 (4.35%) Network Architecture
4 1 (2.17%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.17%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (2.17%) Migration
4 1 (2.17%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.17%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 23 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.52%) HNC
5 2 (4.35%) MCSE
5 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.35%) MCP
6 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.17%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (39.13%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (63.04%) Active Directory
2 24 (52.17%) Xen
3 15 (32.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (19.57%) vSphere
5 7 (15.22%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
6 3 (6.52%) XenApp
6 3 (6.52%) XenServer
7 2 (4.35%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.17%) ISA Server
8 1 (2.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 23 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (6.52%) SCCM
3 1 (2.17%) vMotion
3 1 (2.17%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 26 (56.52%) Citrix
2 25 (54.35%) Symantec
3 22 (47.83%) SAP
3 22 (47.83%) HP
4 21 (45.65%) Hitachi
5 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
6 9 (19.57%) Cisco
7 4 (8.70%) Veeam
8 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.17%) EMC
8 1 (2.17%) Websense