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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 19 37 23
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -14
Contract jobs citing VMware 9 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 4.71% 1.36% 1.69%
As % of the Vendors category 12.33% 3.74% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Average daily rate £294 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.61% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £365 £317
% change year-on-year
-0.27% +15.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
VMware
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
73 107 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 38.22% 36.27% 32.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 45 18
Average daily rate £363 £379 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.29% +26.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £463 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Average hourly rate - £16.75 £16.08
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

VMware
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

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

VMware
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

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 9 (64.29%) Windows
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) SAN
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (35.71%) Finance
5 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco
6 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (21.43%) Android
7 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
7 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (21.43%) Service Desk Management
7 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
7 3 (21.43%) Driving Licence
7 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
7 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
7 3 (21.43%) MS Office
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle
7 3 (21.43%) Linux
7 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
7 3 (21.43%) Citrix
7 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
7 3 (21.43%) LAN
8 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (14.29%) CCNP

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) iPlanet
4 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
5 1 (7.14%) ColdFusion
5 1 (7.14%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) SAN
2 3 (21.43%) LAN
2 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Deployment Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Hardware Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Unix Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Unix Technical Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
1 3 (21.43%) Driving Licence
2 2 (14.29%) EMC VNX
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
3 1 (7.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (21.43%) Android
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
4 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
5 2 (14.29%) Unix
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
2 3 (21.43%) Service Desk Management
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) SDLC
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.14%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Perl
1 2 (14.29%) Python
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CCNA
1 2 (14.29%) CCNP
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) MCSA
1 2 (14.29%) MCSE
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) EMC
4 2 (14.29%) NetApp
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) IBM
5 1 (7.14%) Informatica
5 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com