The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 19 27 16
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Contract jobs citing VMware 25 20 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 6.04% 5.13% 7.57%
As % of the Vendors category 14.20% 10.87% 14.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 5
Average daily rate
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£425 £275 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -35.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £21.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+5.74% +1.16%
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Nottinghamshire

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

Vendors Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
176 184 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 42.51% 47.18% 50.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 77 47
Average daily rate £375 £318 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% -9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £228 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 12
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.25 £14.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.88% -11.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £10.45 £11.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £15.84 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 25 (52.08%) HP
2 24 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (47.92%) Cisco
4 20 (41.67%) SAN
5 17 (35.42%) Firewall
6 16 (33.33%) Windows
7 15 (31.25%) ITIL
8 13 (27.08%) Load Balancing
8 13 (27.08%) NAS
8 13 (27.08%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (25.00%) Blue Coat
9 12 (25.00%) ProxySG
9 12 (25.00%) Nortel Contivity
9 12 (25.00%) Wireless
9 12 (25.00%) Linux
9 12 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (25.00%) CheckPoint
9 12 (25.00%) Nortel
9 12 (25.00%) CCIE
9 12 (25.00%) CCNP
9 12 (25.00%) CCNA
10 11 (22.92%) Change Control
11 10 (20.83%) Active Directory
11 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
12 9 (18.75%) Jenkins
13 8 (16.67%) Puppet
13 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (16.67%) Java
13 8 (16.67%) Degree

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 (12.50%) OpenStack
1 6 (12.50%) Node.js
2 5 (10.42%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.25%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.17%) Apache
4 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Office
2 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.17%) PaaS
3 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (41.67%) SAN
2 17 (35.42%) Firewall
3 13 (27.08%) NAS
4 12 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (25.00%) Nortel Contivity
4 12 (25.00%) Wireless
5 4 (8.33%) DNS
6 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.25%) FCoE
7 2 (4.17%) SNMP
7 2 (4.17%) SSL
7 2 (4.17%) DHCP
8 1 (2.08%) LAN
8 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) MySQL
2 1 (2.08%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.17%) Gradle
2 2 (4.17%) Ant
2 2 (4.17%) LoadRunner
2 2 (4.17%) Maven
3 1 (2.08%) JDeveloper
3 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.08%) IntelliJ
General
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) Consultant
2 10 (20.83%) Network Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) DevOps Consultant
3 6 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Monitoring Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Administrator
6 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.17%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.08%) UNIX Consultant
7 1 (2.08%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) JSON
1 1 (2.08%) JAX-WS
1 1 (2.08%) Middleware
1 1 (2.08%) WSDL
1 1 (2.08%) SOAP
1 1 (2.08%) Web Services
1 1 (2.08%) XSD
1 1 (2.08%) XSL
1 1 (2.08%) JAX-RS
1 1 (2.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) NHS
1 2 (4.17%) Clustering
2 1 (2.08%) Statistics
2 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (33.33%) Windows
2 12 (25.00%) Linux
3 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (12.50%) UNIX
5 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (6.25%) Solaris
8 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.08%) HPUX
9 1 (2.08%) Android
9 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) ITIL
2 13 (27.08%) Load Balancing
3 11 (22.92%) Change Control
4 6 (12.50%) DevOps
4 6 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 4 (8.33%) Migration
5 4 (8.33%) Project Management
6 3 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.17%) Line Management
7 2 (4.17%) Service Management
7 2 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (4.17%) Business Development
7 2 (4.17%) TOGAF
8 1 (2.08%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.08%) PRINCE
8 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.08%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.67%) Java
1 8 (16.67%) Ruby
2 7 (14.58%) Python
3 6 (12.50%) SQL
4 3 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.08%) Perl
5 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (25.00%) CCIE
1 12 (25.00%) CCNP
1 12 (25.00%) CCNA
2 8 (16.67%) Degree
3 4 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.25%) MCSE
5 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.17%) VCP5
6 1 (2.08%) MCITP
6 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.08%) MCSA
6 1 (2.08%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (27.08%) VMware ESXi
3 12 (25.00%) ProxySG
4 10 (20.83%) Active Directory
5 3 (6.25%) VMware ESX
5 3 (6.25%) NFS
5 3 (6.25%) XenApp
5 3 (6.25%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.25%) vSphere
6 2 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (2.08%) KVM
7 1 (2.08%) vCloud
7 1 (2.08%) XenServer
7 1 (2.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (2.08%) SRDF
7 1 (2.08%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (16.67%) Puppet
2 7 (14.58%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (12.50%) Vagrant
3 6 (12.50%) Ansible
3 6 (12.50%) Salt
3 6 (12.50%) Nagios
4 3 (6.25%) SCCM
5 2 (4.17%) SCOM
5 2 (4.17%) WMI
6 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.08%) WSUS
6 1 (2.08%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (2.08%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 25 (52.08%) HP
2 23 (47.92%) Cisco
3 12 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 12 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 12 (25.00%) Nortel
4 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
5 6 (12.50%) New Relic
6 5 (10.42%) Citrix
7 4 (8.33%) Red Hat
8 3 (6.25%) NetApp
8 3 (6.25%) Veritas
8 3 (6.25%) Oracle
8 3 (6.25%) SolarWinds
9 2 (4.17%) Dell
9 2 (4.17%) EMC
10 1 (2.08%) Open Text
10 1 (2.08%) Sun
10 1 (2.08%) 3PAR