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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 31 May 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 28 20 31
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Contract jobs citing VMware 4 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 1.83% 6.06% 1.38%
As % of the Vendors category 5.48% 16.09% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 3
Median daily rate £413 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £293 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £425 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.62 £24.75 £19.13
% change year-on-year
+11.59% +29.41%
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 87 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 33.49% 37.66% 25.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 50 22
Median daily rate £400 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 8
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northampton region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 May 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 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northampton region with a requirement for VMware.

1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) SAN
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
6 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
6 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
7 4 (28.57%) Finance
7 4 (28.57%) LAN
7 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
7 4 (28.57%) MS Office
7 4 (28.57%) HP
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco
7 4 (28.57%) Android
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (28.57%) Smartphone
7 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (28.57%) Service Desk Management
7 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
8 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
8 3 (21.43%) NetApp
9 2 (14.29%) Firewall
9 2 (14.29%) Project Management
9 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (14.29%) Dell

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon S3
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (7.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (7.14%) AWS OpsWorks
1 1 (7.14%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) SAN
2 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 4 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (14.29%) DHCP
4 2 (14.29%) DNS
4 2 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
5 1 (7.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (7.14%) Couchbase
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Deployment Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Hardware Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Network Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Network Support
4 1 (7.14%) Network Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Server Support
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Akka
1 1 (7.14%) Kafka
1 1 (7.14%) Play Framework
1 1 (7.14%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
1 4 (28.57%) Smartphone
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 2 (14.29%) EMC VNX
4 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
4 1 (7.14%) iPad
4 1 (7.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
5 4 (28.57%) Android
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
6 2 (14.29%) Linux
7 1 (7.14%) CentOS
7 1 (7.14%) CoreOS
7 1 (7.14%) Fedora
7 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (7.14%) Solaris
7 1 (7.14%) SUSE
7 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
7 1 (7.14%) Unix
7 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
2 4 (28.57%) Service Desk Management
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) High Availability
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.14%) ITSM
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) MCSE
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) MCSA
2 1 (7.14%) RHCE
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) Docker
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Server
3 1 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Mesos
1 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.14%) OVSD
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) NetApp
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) Dell
4 2 (14.29%) EMC
5 1 (7.14%) F5
5 1 (7.14%) IBM
5 1 (7.14%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat