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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 14 21 9
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Contract jobs citing VMware 13 3 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 7.10% 2.17% 14.67%
As % of the Vendors category 16.46% 5.77% 31.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 6
Average daily rate
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£218 £245 £248
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.22% -1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £245 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £245 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 11
Average hourly rate £23.13 £25.35 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.77% +17.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £23.63 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.46 £27.07 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +5.52%
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
79 52 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 43.17% 37.68% 46.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 23 24
Average daily rate £375 £230 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.04% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £110 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £320 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 14 18
Average hourly rate £22.75 £12.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.00% -41.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.74 £27.50 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +8 10 £291 - 1
Thetford - - - -
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 28 (96.55%) Windows
2 19 (65.52%) Active Directory
3 15 (51.72%) Cisco
4 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
4 14 (48.28%) Firewall
5 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
7 8 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (24.14%) vSphere
8 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (24.14%) Citrix
8 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
9 6 (20.69%) SAN
9 6 (20.69%) DNS
9 6 (20.69%) Wireless
10 5 (17.24%) DHCP
10 5 (17.24%) MCSE
10 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
10 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (13.79%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (13.79%) MCITP
11 4 (13.79%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (13.79%) SCCM
11 4 (13.79%) Linux
11 4 (13.79%) HP
11 4 (13.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
2 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (6.90%) IIS
3 2 (6.90%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.45%) Apache
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) Firewall
2 8 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (20.69%) Wireless
3 6 (20.69%) DNS
3 6 (20.69%) SAN
4 5 (17.24%) DHCP
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
7 2 (6.90%) VLAN
7 2 (6.90%) iSCSI
8 1 (3.45%) LAN
8 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MSI
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) 3rd Line Support
1 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Network Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Security Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Server Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Middleware
1 1 (3.45%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) CMDB
2 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (96.55%) Windows
2 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (13.79%) Linux
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (6.90%) ITIL
2 1 (3.45%) CRM
2 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
2 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
2 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
2 1 (3.45%) Change Management
2 1 (3.45%) Migration
2 1 (3.45%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
2 1 (3.45%) Operations Management
2 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (17.24%) MCSE
3 4 (13.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (13.79%) MCITP
4 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) HNC
5 1 (3.45%) HND
5 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (65.52%) Active Directory
2 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
3 7 (24.14%) vSphere
3 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (13.79%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.45%) XenApp
5 1 (3.45%) XenServer
5 1 (3.45%) DFS Replication
5 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) SCCM
2 2 (6.90%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.45%) HP SIM
3 1 (3.45%) OpenView
3 1 (3.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Cisco
2 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
3 7 (24.14%) Citrix
4 4 (13.79%) HP
5 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
6 2 (6.90%) Lotus
6 2 (6.90%) EMC
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle