The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 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 Northampton 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 23 31 25
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware 6 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 2.94% 0.68% 2.27%
As % of the Vendors category 7.79% 2.22% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 6
Average daily rate
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£375 - £225
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 - £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 - £238
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.89% +18.75%
Vendors Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
77 45 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 37.75% 30.41% 28.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 14 44
Average daily rate £403 £340 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.38% +36.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £241 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £485 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Google
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) hybris
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (33.33%) Google Apps
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Google Apps
2 1 (16.67%) IaaS
2 1 (16.67%) SaaS
2 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Server Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Storage Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Google
3 2 (33.33%) hybris
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle