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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 3 27 22
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware 36 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 18.09% 3.95% 3.77%
As % of the Vendors category 33.64% 11.90% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 5 2
Average daily rate
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£175 £240 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.08% -4.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £185 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £246 £267
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.74% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £137.50 £23.88 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+475.91% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.07 £19.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+10.90% -20.00%
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
107 84 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 53.77% 33.20% 39.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 42 31
Average daily rate £180 £265 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.07% -13.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £140 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £438 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 12
Average hourly rate £120.00 £30.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+300.00% +57.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 8 £175 -27.08%
Thetford - 1 £338 -
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 43 (95.56%) Windows
2 34 (75.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (62.22%) SAN
4 27 (60.00%) Citrix
5 26 (57.78%) Active Directory
6 25 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (55.56%) Symantec
7 24 (53.33%) CRM
7 24 (53.33%) Xen
7 24 (53.33%) Windows 7
8 23 (51.11%) SharePoint
8 23 (51.11%) SQL
9 22 (48.89%) SAP
9 22 (48.89%) HP
9 22 (48.89%) Backup Exec
10 21 (46.67%) Hitachi
10 21 (46.67%) Dynamics CRM
11 18 (40.00%) SLA
12 17 (37.78%) BizTalk Server
13 15 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
15 11 (24.44%) SAP CRM
16 10 (22.22%) Firewall
16 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange
17 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
18 8 (17.78%) vSphere
18 8 (17.78%) VMware ESXi
18 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2010
18 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
19 7 (15.56%) Cisco

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (51.11%) SharePoint
2 17 (37.78%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange
4 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (6.67%) IIS
8 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
Business Applications
1 21 (46.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (24.44%) SAP CRM
3 2 (4.44%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 28 (62.22%) SAN
2 10 (22.22%) Firewall
3 6 (13.33%) VLAN
3 6 (13.33%) DNS
4 5 (11.11%) DHCP
4 5 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (8.89%) Intranet
5 4 (8.89%) Internet
5 4 (8.89%) VoIP
5 4 (8.89%) IPv4
6 3 (6.67%) IP Telephony
7 2 (4.44%) PBX
7 2 (4.44%) WAN
7 2 (4.44%) Wireless
8 1 (2.22%) NAS
8 1 (2.22%) NetScaler
8 1 (2.22%) FTP
8 1 (2.22%) VPN
8 1 (2.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Legal
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Operations Engineer
2 8 (17.78%) Administrator
3 6 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (11.11%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Server Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Server Support
6 3 (6.67%) Systems Support
7 2 (4.44%) Support Technician
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Desktop Support
7 2 (4.44%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Replication
2 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 43 (95.56%) Windows
2 34 (75.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (53.33%) Windows 7
5 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (11.11%) Linux
7 4 (8.89%) Windows XP
7 4 (8.89%) Windows 8
8 3 (6.67%) Android
9 1 (2.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) CRM
2 4 (8.89%) Process Management
2 4 (8.89%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (8.89%) ITIL
3 2 (4.44%) Server Building
3 2 (4.44%) Network Architecture
3 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (4.44%) Migration
4 1 (2.22%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.22%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.22%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (2.22%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 23 (51.11%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
2 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.89%) HNC
4 2 (4.44%) MCSE
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.44%) MCP
5 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.22%) MCSA
5 1 (2.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (57.78%) Active Directory
2 24 (53.33%) Xen
3 15 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (17.78%) vSphere
4 8 (17.78%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (11.11%) Hyper-V
6 3 (6.67%) XenApp
6 3 (6.67%) XenServer
7 2 (4.44%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.22%) ISA Server
8 1 (2.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 22 (48.89%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.44%) SCCM
3 1 (2.22%) vMotion
3 1 (2.22%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 27 (60.00%) Citrix
2 25 (55.56%) Symantec
3 22 (48.89%) SAP
3 22 (48.89%) HP
4 21 (46.67%) Hitachi
5 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 7 (15.56%) Cisco
7 4 (8.89%) Veeam