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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 37 32 38
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware 5 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.23% 1.93% 1.03%
As % of the Vendors category 3.70% 5.83% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Average daily rate
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£416 £338 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.25% -6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £315 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £324 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -0.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £22.00 £23.36
% change year-on-year
-2.27% -5.80%
VMware
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
135 120 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 33.09% 33.06% 30.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 73 44
Average daily rate £407 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.75% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £175 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £480 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 2
Average hourly rate £18.52 £15.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.48% +10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.56 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.70 £16.60 £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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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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 -3 4 £416 +23.25%
VMware
East Midlands

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (54.17%) Linux
4 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (45.83%) Hyper-V
6 10 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (41.67%) HP
7 9 (37.50%) MS Office
7 9 (37.50%) Cisco
7 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
7 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
8 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (33.33%) NetApp
9 7 (29.17%) Citrix
9 7 (29.17%) Service Management
9 7 (29.17%) ITSM
9 7 (29.17%) ITIL
9 7 (29.17%) DV Cleared
9 7 (29.17%) OVSD
9 7 (29.17%) Change Control
10 6 (25.00%) F5
10 6 (25.00%) Capacity Management
10 6 (25.00%) BIG-IP
10 6 (25.00%) Ubuntu
10 6 (25.00%) iSCSI
10 6 (25.00%) CentOS
10 6 (25.00%) NFS
10 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.83%) Apache
2 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
3 4 (16.67%) Apache Solr
4 1 (4.17%) Lync
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.17%) ColdFusion
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.17%) IIS
4 1 (4.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Office
2 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Google Apps
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
1 1 (4.17%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) BIG-IP
1 6 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 5 (20.83%) SAN
2 5 (20.83%) DNS
3 4 (16.67%) HTTPS
3 4 (16.67%) FTP
3 4 (16.67%) HTTP
3 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (16.67%) SMTP
4 2 (8.33%) IP Telephony
5 1 (4.17%) Firewall
5 1 (4.17%) DHCP
5 1 (4.17%) LAN
5 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) MySQL
2 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) ProC
General
1 4 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Virtualisation Specialist
2 4 (16.67%) Virtualisation Architect
2 4 (16.67%) Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Replication
2 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.17%) HP Storage
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Linux
3 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (25.00%) CentOS
5 6 (25.00%) Ubuntu
6 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.17%) UNIX
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (29.17%) Change Control
2 7 (29.17%) ITIL
2 7 (29.17%) Service Management
2 7 (29.17%) ITSM
3 6 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 4 (16.67%) Patch Management
4 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.67%) Load Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Project Management
5 3 (12.50%) DevOps
6 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.17%) CRM
7 1 (4.17%) ETL
7 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Java
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
1 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (29.17%) DV Cleared
4 2 (8.33%) MCP
4 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (45.83%) Hyper-V
3 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 6 (25.00%) NFS
5 1 (4.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) OVSD
2 4 (16.67%) Puppet
2 4 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (16.67%) Nagios
3 1 (4.17%) Ansible
3 1 (4.17%) BladeLogic
3 1 (4.17%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) HP
3 9 (37.50%) Cisco
4 8 (33.33%) NetApp
5 7 (29.17%) Citrix
6 6 (25.00%) F5
7 5 (20.83%) hybris
8 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
9 2 (8.33%) Oracle
10 1 (4.17%) Dell
10 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (4.17%) Google
10 1 (4.17%) Lumension
10 1 (4.17%) Informatica