The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Norfolk region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 22 16 33
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Contract jobs citing VMware 6 20 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 3.66% 9.95% 1.19%
As % of the Vendors category 9.09% 27.03% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 1
Average daily rate £266 £225 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% +28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £326 £309 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Vendors Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
66 74 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 40.24% 36.82% 36.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 29 44
Average daily rate £245 £250 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £225 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 6
Average hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% +27.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.00 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
VMware
East of England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Great Yarmouth - 1 £245 -
Norwich - - - - 3
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
4 7 (53.85%) Cisco
4 7 (53.85%) Firewall
5 6 (46.15%) Backup Exec
5 6 (46.15%) SCCM
5 6 (46.15%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (46.15%) vSphere
5 6 (46.15%) HP
6 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (38.46%) VoIP
6 5 (38.46%) ITIL
6 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
6 5 (38.46%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
7 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
8 3 (23.08%) Citrix
9 2 (15.38%) SAN
9 2 (15.38%) NHS
9 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
10 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (7.69%) MS Office
10 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
10 1 (7.69%) Windows XP

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (38.46%) VoIP
3 5 (38.46%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (15.38%) SAN
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) vSphere
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) Backup Exec
1 6 (46.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix