The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 34 31 34
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing VMware 9 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.29% 2.26% 1.54%
As % of the Vendors category 6.67% 7.14% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 2
Average daily rate
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£407 £369 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.37% +1.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £313 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £444 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+6.32% -16.84%
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East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
135 112 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 34.35% 31.64% 34.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 74 44
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 3
Average hourly rate £16.83 £10.28 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.70% -70.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Northampton +2 8 £407 +8.53% 4
VMware
East Midlands

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 20 (74.07%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
3 15 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (48.15%) Linux
5 13 (48.15%) Hyper-V
6 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
7 10 (37.04%) Cisco
7 10 (37.04%) MS Office
7 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
7 10 (37.04%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 9 (33.33%) ITIL
8 9 (33.33%) HP
9 8 (29.63%) Citrix
9 8 (29.63%) NetApp
9 8 (29.63%) DV Cleared
10 7 (25.93%) OVSD
10 7 (25.93%) Service Management
10 7 (25.93%) ITSM
10 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
10 7 (25.93%) Change Control
11 6 (22.22%) F5
11 6 (22.22%) Capacity Management
11 6 (22.22%) NFS
11 6 (22.22%) BIG-IP
11 6 (22.22%) Ubuntu
11 6 (22.22%) iSCSI
11 6 (22.22%) CentOS

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 5 (18.52%) Apache
2 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
3 4 (14.81%) Apache Solr
4 3 (11.11%) Lync
4 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (7.41%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) MS Office
2 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Office 365
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.70%) PaaS
3 1 (3.70%) Google Apps
3 1 (3.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) BIG-IP
1 6 (22.22%) iSCSI
2 5 (18.52%) DNS
3 4 (14.81%) HTTPS
3 4 (14.81%) SAN
3 4 (14.81%) SMTP
3 4 (14.81%) FTP
3 4 (14.81%) HTTP
3 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
4 3 (11.11%) IP Telephony
5 2 (7.41%) WAN
6 1 (3.70%) LAN
6 1 (3.70%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) MySQL
2 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) ClearCase
1 1 (3.70%) ProC
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (14.81%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Architect
2 5 (18.52%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 4 (14.81%) Virtualisation Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Project Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Programme Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Replication
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.70%) HP Storage
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Windows
2 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (48.15%) Linux
4 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (22.22%) CentOS
5 6 (22.22%) Ubuntu
6 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
9 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
9 2 (7.41%) UNIX
10 1 (3.70%) AIX
10 1 (3.70%) HPUX
10 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (33.33%) ITIL
3 7 (25.93%) Service Management
3 7 (25.93%) ITSM
3 7 (25.93%) Change Control
4 6 (22.22%) Capacity Management
5 4 (14.81%) Patch Management
5 4 (14.81%) Load Testing
5 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
5 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
5 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
6 3 (11.11%) Project Management
6 3 (11.11%) DevOps
6 3 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Performance Management
7 2 (7.41%) Requirements Engineering
7 2 (7.41%) Change Management
7 2 (7.41%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.41%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
1 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.70%) Java
2 1 (3.70%) VB
2 1 (3.70%) REXX
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
2 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 8 (29.63%) DV Cleared
4 3 (11.11%) MCP
4 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (3.70%) PMP
5 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
1 1 (3.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (48.15%) Hyper-V
3 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
4 6 (22.22%) NFS
5 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.70%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) OVSD
2 5 (18.52%) Puppet
2 5 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (14.81%) Nagios
4 2 (7.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (7.41%) SCCM
5 1 (3.70%) SCVMM
5 1 (3.70%) CA Endevor
5 1 (3.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 10 (37.04%) Cisco
3 9 (33.33%) HP
4 8 (29.63%) Citrix
4 8 (29.63%) NetApp
5 6 (22.22%) F5
6 5 (18.52%) hybris
7 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.70%) Perforce
8 1 (3.70%) Google
8 1 (3.70%) IBM
8 1 (3.70%) Sun
8 1 (3.70%) Oracle
8 1 (3.70%) Dell
8 1 (3.70%) Lumension