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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 11 23 30
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Contract jobs citing VMware 26 33 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 7.30% 6.29% 2.70%
As % of the Vendors category 16.05% 16.10% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 23 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £233 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £391 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £21.38 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +13.75%
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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
162 205 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 45.51% 39.05% 52.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 111 66
Average daily rate £400 £318 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.98% -10.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 6
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £15.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -18.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.40 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £23.75 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 23 (50.00%) Cisco
2 21 (45.65%) Windows
3 20 (43.48%) ITIL
3 20 (43.48%) Active Directory
3 20 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (41.30%) HP
4 19 (41.30%) SAN
5 15 (32.61%) Firewall
6 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
7 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (23.91%) NAS
8 11 (23.91%) Load Balancing
8 11 (23.91%) CCNP
8 11 (23.91%) CCNA
8 11 (23.91%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (23.91%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (21.74%) Change Control
9 10 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (21.74%) Nortel
9 10 (21.74%) Citrix
9 10 (21.74%) CheckPoint
9 10 (21.74%) CCIE
9 10 (21.74%) Blue Coat
9 10 (21.74%) ProxySG
9 10 (21.74%) Nortel Contivity
9 10 (21.74%) Wireless
10 9 (19.57%) Degree
10 9 (19.57%) Windows 7
11 8 (17.39%) Hyper-V
11 8 (17.39%) Windows XP

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 8 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.35%) Lync
5 2 (4.35%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.17%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Office
2 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.17%) CATIA
3 1 (2.17%) Pro/ENGINEER
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) PaaS
2 1 (2.17%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (41.30%) SAN
2 15 (32.61%) Firewall
3 11 (23.91%) NAS
4 10 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (21.74%) Wireless
4 10 (21.74%) Nortel Contivity
5 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.17%) VPN
6 1 (2.17%) DNS
6 1 (2.17%) SSL
6 1 (2.17%) LAN
6 1 (2.17%) VoIP
6 1 (2.17%) WAN
6 1 (2.17%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.17%) Big Data
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.17%) Ant
2 1 (2.17%) Maven
2 1 (2.17%) Gradle
General
1 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
1 2 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) Support Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (17.39%) Network Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Consultant
4 4 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 3 (6.52%) IT Support
5 3 (6.52%) Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Support Technician
5 3 (6.52%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Server Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Project Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Systems Support
6 2 (4.35%) Implementation Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.35%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) Web Services
1 1 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) NHS
1 2 (4.35%) Replication
2 1 (2.17%) Statistics
2 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (45.65%) Windows
2 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (19.57%) Windows 7
4 8 (17.39%) Windows XP
5 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (13.04%) Linux
7 4 (8.70%) UNIX
7 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.17%) Android
8 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.17%) Solaris
8 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) ITIL
2 11 (23.91%) Load Balancing
3 10 (21.74%) Change Control
4 3 (6.52%) Project Management
5 2 (4.35%) Migration
5 2 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (4.35%) TOGAF
5 2 (4.35%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.17%) PRINCE
6 1 (2.17%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.17%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.17%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) Python
2 1 (2.17%) Ruby
2 1 (2.17%) Scala
2 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) CCNP
1 11 (23.91%) CCNA
1 11 (23.91%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (21.74%) CCIE
3 9 (19.57%) Degree
4 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.35%) MCSE
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.17%) MCP
5 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (43.48%) Active Directory
1 20 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (23.91%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (21.74%) ProxySG
4 8 (17.39%) Hyper-V
5 5 (10.87%) VMware ESX
6 4 (8.70%) vSphere
7 2 (4.35%) Terminal Services
7 2 (4.35%) XenApp
7 2 (4.35%) XenServer
8 1 (2.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (2.17%) NFS
8 1 (2.17%) VMware Server
8 1 (2.17%) VirtualBox
8 1 (2.17%) vCloud
8 1 (2.17%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) SCCM
2 3 (6.52%) SCOM
3 2 (4.35%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.35%) Puppet
4 1 (2.17%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.17%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) Cisco
2 19 (41.30%) HP
3 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
4 10 (21.74%) Nortel
4 10 (21.74%) Citrix
4 10 (21.74%) CheckPoint
4 10 (21.74%) Blue Coat
5 5 (10.87%) NetApp
6 3 (6.52%) Dell
7 2 (4.35%) EMC
7 2 (4.35%) Juniper
7 2 (4.35%) Veeam
7 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle
8 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.17%) Veritas
8 1 (2.17%) Sun