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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 40 27 21
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware 8 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.91% 2.56% 3.06%
As % of the Vendors category 4.62% 7.37% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 7
Average daily rate
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£320 £325 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £241 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £385 £237
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.91% -5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.32%
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
173 95 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 41.29% 34.80% 32.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 20 29
Average daily rate £325 £215 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.16% -10.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £175 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 10
Average hourly rate £16.75 £16.75 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £14.50 £13.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.30 £18.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 -10 5 £325 +4.83% 1
Brackley - - - -
Kettering - - - -
VMware
East Midlands

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Cisco
3 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (43.75%) SAN
5 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 6 (37.50%) LAN
5 6 (37.50%) WAN
5 6 (37.50%) Linux
5 6 (37.50%) Apache
5 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
5 6 (37.50%) MySQL
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (37.50%) Open Source
6 5 (31.25%) Google
6 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
6 5 (31.25%) Java
6 5 (31.25%) hybris
6 5 (31.25%) Google Apps
7 4 (25.00%) HP
7 4 (25.00%) Citrix
7 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
8 3 (18.75%) SCCM
8 3 (18.75%) MS Office
8 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
8 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (37.50%) Apache
1 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
5 1 (6.25%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Google Apps
2 2 (12.50%) Office 365
3 1 (6.25%) SaaS
3 1 (6.25%) PaaS
3 1 (6.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) SAN
2 6 (37.50%) LAN
2 6 (37.50%) WAN
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Server Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Storage Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) LAMP
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Open Source
2 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
2 1 (6.25%) Change Management
2 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (6.25%) CAD
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
2 1 (6.25%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) SCOM
3 1 (6.25%) SCVMM
3 1 (6.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Cisco
2 5 (31.25%) Google
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) hybris
3 4 (25.00%) HP
3 4 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) NetApp
4 2 (12.50%) Apple
4 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.25%) Websense
5 1 (6.25%) Nokia