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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 23 22 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing VMware 16 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 5.63% 4.37% 3.79%
As % of the Vendors category 20.51% 9.20% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 4
Average daily rate
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£173 - £220
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 - £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £242 - £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 2
Average hourly rate £20.25 £21.75 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -2.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £20.00 £18.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.25 £25.00 £26.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +12.50%
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 87 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 27.46% 47.54% 39.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 41 28
Average daily rate £300 £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £200 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £375 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 14
Average hourly rate £13.20 £21.75 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.31% +35.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £18.90 £13.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £24.93 £23.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -5.10%

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 23 October 2014.

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 23 October 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
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Job
Vacancies
Norwich -7 7 £165 -
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 27 (96.43%) Windows
2 20 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 16 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (35.71%) Citrix
6 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (28.57%) DHCP
7 8 (28.57%) DNS
8 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
8 7 (25.00%) Firewall
9 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
9 6 (21.43%) Cisco
10 5 (17.86%) Linux
10 5 (17.86%) ITIL
10 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
10 5 (17.86%) MCSE
10 5 (17.86%) HP
10 5 (17.86%) MCITP
10 5 (17.86%) SCCM
11 4 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
11 4 (14.29%) SQL
11 4 (14.29%) SAN
12 3 (10.71%) Lotus
12 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
12 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
12 3 (10.71%) WAN

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
1 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (10.71%) IBM Notes
3 2 (7.14%) Apache
3 2 (7.14%) IIS
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) DHCP
1 8 (28.57%) DNS
2 7 (25.00%) Firewall
3 4 (14.29%) SAN
4 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
4 3 (10.71%) WAN
5 2 (7.14%) VLAN
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (7.14%) LAN
6 1 (3.57%) VoIP
6 1 (3.57%) Intranet
6 1 (3.57%) Internet
6 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MSI
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (14.29%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Server Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) IT Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Wintel Support
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Security Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Middleware
1 2 (7.14%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
1 3 (10.71%) Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) CMDB
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Windows
2 16 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (17.86%) Linux
6 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
6 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) ITIL
2 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
2 2 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.57%) Operations Management
3 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.57%) Network Architecture
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL V3
3 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.57%) Service Management
3 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.57%) Change Management
3 1 (3.57%) ITSM
3 1 (3.57%) Workflow
3 1 (3.57%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (17.86%) MCSE
2 5 (17.86%) MCITP
3 4 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) MCP
5 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) MCSA
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (7.14%) vSphere
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (7.14%) VMware Server
4 2 (7.14%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.57%) ISA Server
5 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.57%) XenApp
5 1 (3.57%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) SCCM
2 3 (10.71%) Backup Exec
2 3 (10.71%) WSUS
3 2 (7.14%) OpenView
3 2 (7.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (7.14%) HP SIM
4 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 10 (35.71%) Citrix
3 6 (21.43%) Cisco
4 5 (17.86%) HP
5 3 (10.71%) Lotus
5 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle
6 2 (7.14%) Veeam
7 1 (3.57%) Apple
7 1 (3.57%) Altiris