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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 30 25 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware 9 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 3.27% 3.37% 3.61%
As % of the Vendors category 11.54% 7.79% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
Average daily rate
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£240 £253 £228
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.95% +10.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £239 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £267 £249
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.38 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.28 £23.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-14.61% +10.46%
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
78 77 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 28.36% 43.26% 34.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 42 33
Average daily rate £277 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £390 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 2
Average hourly rate £24.75 £18.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £12.20 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £41.40 £16.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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
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 22 August 2014. 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 -6 9 £240 - 1
North Walsham - - - -
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
4 8 (42.11%) Citrix
5 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
6 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
6 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (21.05%) SCCM
8 3 (15.79%) Backup Exec
8 3 (15.79%) WSUS
8 3 (15.79%) Firewall
8 3 (15.79%) MS Office
8 3 (15.79%) ITIL
8 3 (15.79%) DHCP
8 3 (15.79%) DNS
9 2 (10.53%) Cisco
9 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (10.53%) NHS
9 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
9 2 (10.53%) WAN
9 2 (10.53%) SQL
9 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
9 2 (10.53%) VMware Server
9 2 (10.53%) vSphere
9 2 (10.53%) Veeam
10 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
1 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) IBM Notes
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
1 3 (15.79%) DHCP
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) NetScaler
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) VoIP
3 1 (5.26%) Intranet
3 1 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MSI
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
1 7 (36.84%) Support Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Application Packaging
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) NHS
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
4 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
2 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (5.26%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
2 1 (5.26%) Workflow
2 1 (5.26%) ITSM
2 1 (5.26%) Service Management
2 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) MCITP
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) MCSA
2 1 (5.26%) MCP
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Server
3 2 (10.53%) vSphere
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (5.26%) XenApp
4 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.26%) ISA Server
4 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
2 3 (15.79%) Backup Exec
2 3 (15.79%) WSUS
3 1 (5.26%) HP SIM
3 1 (5.26%) SCOM
3 1 (5.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (5.26%) OpenView
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Citrix
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco
3 2 (10.53%) Veeam
4 1 (5.26%) Altiris
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Lotus
4 1 (5.26%) Apple
4 1 (5.26%) HP