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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 28 17 15
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware 18 21 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 4.15% 6.71% 9.00%
As % of the Vendors category 10.71% 17.80% 20.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 15
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +18.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £110 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £416 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 7
Average hourly rate £50.00 £14.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+244.82% -47.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 £19.13 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -19.47%
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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
168 118 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 38.71% 37.70% 43.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 46 44
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 £275 £161 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 26
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -47.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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
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 3 June 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 20 (64.52%) Windows
2 18 (58.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
5 8 (25.81%) Cisco
5 8 (25.81%) Citrix
5 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
5 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
5 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (22.58%) Firewall
7 6 (19.35%) SAN
7 6 (19.35%) ITIL
7 6 (19.35%) SQL
7 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
8 5 (16.13%) Wireless
8 5 (16.13%) Migration
8 5 (16.13%) OpenStack
8 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
9 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (12.90%) F5
9 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
9 4 (12.90%) Clustering
9 4 (12.90%) VLAN
9 4 (12.90%) PlateSpin
9 4 (12.90%) AIX
9 4 (12.90%) Linux
9 4 (12.90%) UNIX
9 4 (12.90%) WAN
9 4 (12.90%) DNS

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 5 (16.13%) OpenStack
2 3 (9.68%) WebLogic
2 3 (9.68%) IIS
2 3 (9.68%) JBoss
2 3 (9.68%) IBM Notes
2 3 (9.68%) Lotus Domino
2 3 (9.68%) Apache
2 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.68%) iPlanet
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (9.68%) Node.js
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.45%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (6.45%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (6.45%) MQSeries
4 1 (3.23%) Lync
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Project
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.68%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.23%) SaaS
3 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) Firewall
2 6 (19.35%) SAN
3 5 (16.13%) Wireless
4 4 (12.90%) VLAN
4 4 (12.90%) DNS
4 4 (12.90%) WAN
5 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
5 3 (9.68%) iSCSI
5 3 (9.68%) NAS
5 3 (9.68%) IP Telephony
5 3 (9.68%) FCoE
6 2 (6.45%) Internet
6 2 (6.45%) LDAP
7 1 (3.23%) LAN
7 1 (3.23%) VoIP
7 1 (3.23%) DHCP
7 1 (3.23%) MPLS
7 1 (3.23%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Support Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (12.90%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) DevOps Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) IT Support
3 3 (9.68%) Server Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) UNIX Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Administrator
3 3 (9.68%) Migration Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Clustering
1 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) Grid Computing
3 1 (3.23%) Replication
3 1 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 20 (64.52%) Windows
2 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
6 4 (12.90%) UNIX
6 4 (12.90%) Linux
6 4 (12.90%) AIX
7 3 (9.68%) HPUX
7 3 (9.68%) Solaris
7 3 (9.68%) SUSE
8 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.23%) CentOS
8 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) Migration
3 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
3 3 (9.68%) Project Management
3 3 (9.68%) High Availability
3 3 (9.68%) Load Balancing
3 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
3 3 (9.68%) Procure-to-pay
3 3 (9.68%) DevOps
3 3 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (6.45%) Requirements Management
4 2 (6.45%) Line Management
4 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.23%) Change Management
5 1 (3.23%) Validation
5 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) Java
2 3 (9.68%) Perl
2 3 (9.68%) Python
2 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
2 3 (9.68%) Ruby
2 3 (9.68%) Korn
2 3 (9.68%) C-shell
2 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) CCNP
2 2 (6.45%) CCNA
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) MCSE
3 1 (3.23%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (58.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
3 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.68%) Samba
4 3 (9.68%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (9.68%) KVM
5 2 (6.45%) vSphere
5 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (3.23%) XenApp
6 1 (3.23%) XenServer
6 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Nagios
1 3 (9.68%) SCCM
1 3 (9.68%) Puppet
1 3 (9.68%) Vagrant
1 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (9.68%) Ansible
1 3 (9.68%) Salt
2 2 (6.45%) OpenView
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Cisco
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
1 8 (25.81%) Citrix
2 4 (12.90%) PlateSpin
2 4 (12.90%) HP
2 4 (12.90%) F5
3 3 (9.68%) New Relic
3 3 (9.68%) Veritas
3 3 (9.68%) Lotus
3 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
3 3 (9.68%) Sun
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle
4 2 (6.45%) Cognos
4 2 (6.45%) Juniper
4 2 (6.45%) Opsware
5 1 (3.23%) Veeam
5 1 (3.23%) McAfee
5 1 (3.23%) IBM
5 1 (3.23%) Lumension