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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 31 22 13
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Contract jobs citing VMware 20 17 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 4.78% 5.21% 8.55%
As % of the Vendors category 10.70% 13.39% 18.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 11
Average daily rate
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£325 £365 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +43.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £322 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £464 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £326 £309
% change year-on-year
+5.74% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Average hourly rate £32.50 £14.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+124.13% -47.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £14.50 £27.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £14.50 £30.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -6.66%
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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
187 127 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 44.74% 38.96% 46.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 41 63
Average daily rate £375 £380 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £166 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 21
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -47.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £10.00 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £25.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%

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 21 April 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in Nottingham

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 (62.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (59.46%) Windows
3 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (32.43%) Cisco
4 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
4 12 (32.43%) HP
5 10 (27.03%) Linux
6 9 (24.32%) Firewall
7 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
7 8 (21.62%) OpenStack
8 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (18.92%) DNS
8 7 (18.92%) UNIX
9 6 (16.22%) Python
9 6 (16.22%) ITIL
9 6 (16.22%) Java
9 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
9 6 (16.22%) SAN
9 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (16.22%) Shell Script
9 6 (16.22%) Nagios
9 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
9 6 (16.22%) Clustering
9 6 (16.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (16.22%) Ruby
9 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (16.22%) Jenkins
9 6 (16.22%) Vagrant
9 6 (16.22%) Opscode Chef

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 (21.62%) OpenStack
2 6 (16.22%) Node.js
3 3 (8.11%) iPlanet
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (8.11%) JBoss
3 3 (8.11%) IBM Notes
3 3 (8.11%) Lotus Domino
3 3 (8.11%) Apache
3 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.11%) WebLogic
3 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (5.41%) MQSeries
4 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.41%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.70%) Lync
5 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Office
2 2 (5.41%) MS Project
3 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (16.22%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.70%) SaaS
3 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) Firewall
2 7 (18.92%) DNS
3 6 (16.22%) SAN
3 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
3 6 (16.22%) FCoE
4 5 (13.51%) Wireless
5 4 (10.81%) VLAN
5 4 (10.81%) WAN
6 3 (8.11%) iSCSI
6 3 (8.11%) NAS
6 3 (8.11%) IP Telephony
7 2 (5.41%) DHCP
7 2 (5.41%) SNMP
7 2 (5.41%) LDAP
8 1 (2.70%) LAN
8 1 (2.70%) VoIP
8 1 (2.70%) Internet
8 1 (2.70%) MPLS
8 1 (2.70%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.41%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Consultant
2 6 (16.22%) Senior Consultant
2 6 (16.22%) Support Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) DevOps Consultant
3 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (10.81%) Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) IT Support
4 3 (8.11%) UNIX Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Administrator
4 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Team Leader
5 2 (5.41%) Server Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) VMware Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Clustering
2 2 (5.41%) Grid Computing
3 1 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 22 (59.46%) Windows
2 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (27.03%) Linux
4 7 (18.92%) UNIX
5 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
6 5 (13.51%) Solaris
7 4 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (10.81%) HPUX
8 3 (8.11%) AIX
8 3 (8.11%) SUSE
9 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
1 6 (16.22%) ITIL
1 6 (16.22%) DevOps
1 6 (16.22%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (13.51%) Migration
3 4 (10.81%) Line Management
4 3 (8.11%) Procure-to-pay
4 3 (8.11%) High Availability
4 3 (8.11%) Project Management
4 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
4 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
5 2 (5.41%) Requirements Management
5 2 (5.41%) Business Development
5 2 (5.41%) Service Management
5 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.70%) Change Management
6 1 (2.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) Java
1 6 (16.22%) Python
1 6 (16.22%) Shell Script
1 6 (16.22%) Ruby
2 5 (13.51%) SQL
3 4 (10.81%) Perl
4 3 (8.11%) Korn
4 3 (8.11%) C-shell
4 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.81%) MCSE
2 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) MCSA
4 2 (5.41%) CCNP
4 2 (5.41%) CCNA
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (62.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
4 4 (10.81%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (8.11%) Samba
5 3 (8.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (8.11%) vSphere
5 3 (8.11%) KVM
6 2 (5.41%) NFS
6 2 (5.41%) XenApp
7 1 (2.70%) XenServer
7 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.70%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) Nagios
1 6 (16.22%) Puppet
1 6 (16.22%) Vagrant
1 6 (16.22%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (16.22%) Ansible
1 6 (16.22%) Salt
2 3 (8.11%) SCCM
3 2 (5.41%) WMI
3 2 (5.41%) OpenView
4 1 (2.70%) WSUS
4 1 (2.70%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Cisco
1 12 (32.43%) HP
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
3 6 (16.22%) New Relic
4 5 (13.51%) Oracle
4 5 (13.51%) Citrix
4 5 (13.51%) Veritas
4 5 (13.51%) Red Hat
5 4 (10.81%) PlateSpin
5 4 (10.81%) F5
6 3 (8.11%) Lotus
6 3 (8.11%) Sun
7 2 (5.41%) Cognos
7 2 (5.41%) Juniper
7 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds
7 2 (5.41%) Opsware
7 2 (5.41%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.70%) Lumension
8 1 (2.70%) Veeam
8 1 (2.70%) McAfee