The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 27 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 31 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware 3 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 1.08% 2.82% 0.85%
As % of the Vendors category 3.30% 7.25% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £400 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +88.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £303 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.37% -6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
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Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Vendors Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
91 69 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 32.73% 38.98% 27.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 18 10
Average daily rate £350 £306 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +44.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £550 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 3
Average hourly rate £16.75 £17.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.47% -51.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.22 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+4.36% -13.15%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Northampton region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Northampton region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) WAN
2 6 (66.67%) SAN
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) LAN
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Apache
3 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
3 5 (55.56%) MySQL
3 5 (55.56%) Open Source
4 4 (44.44%) hybris
4 4 (44.44%) Google Apps
4 4 (44.44%) HP
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) Java
4 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
4 4 (44.44%) Google
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
5 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) Apple
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) Office 365
6 1 (11.11%) Ansible
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft

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Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 (55.56%) Apache
1 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Google Apps
2 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) WAN
1 6 (66.67%) SAN
2 5 (55.56%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Server Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Storage Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
1 1 (11.11%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) hybris
2 4 (44.44%) HP
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Google
3 2 (22.22%) Apple
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft