The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 12 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware 7 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 6.42% 0.89% 1.69%
As % of the Vendors category 12.07% 1.49% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £118
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £339 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.22% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.58 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+6.30% +19.04%
VMware
UK

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

Vendors Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
58 67 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 53.21% 59.82% 33.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 26 17
Median daily rate £438 £225 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+94.44% -30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £121 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £463 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £32.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.68% +88.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +9 7 - - 1
VMware
UK

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 5 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for VMware.

1 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) HP
1 7 (87.50%) Dell
1 7 (87.50%) SAN
1 7 (87.50%) CommVault
1 7 (87.50%) EDRMS
1 7 (87.50%) Symantec
1 7 (87.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (87.50%) VMware ESX
1 7 (87.50%) Altiris
1 7 (87.50%) Meridio
1 7 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (87.50%) VB
1 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
1 7 (87.50%) IDOL
1 7 (87.50%) SolarWinds
1 7 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (87.50%) Dell Compellent
2 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 5 (62.50%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (12.50%) Application Discovery
4 1 (12.50%) ThinApp
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) EDRMS
1 7 (87.50%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MSI
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Exchange Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Exchange Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) CRM
1 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Application Discovery
2 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Altiris
1 7 (87.50%) CommVault
1 7 (87.50%) Dell
1 7 (87.50%) Dell Compellent
1 7 (87.50%) HP
1 7 (87.50%) Meridio
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) SolarWinds
1 7 (87.50%) Symantec