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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 29 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware 21 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 4.65% 4.21% 6.09%
As % of the Vendors category 11.29% 9.49% 13.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 3
Average daily rate £250 £425 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% +14.86%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £370 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.35% +13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.88% +12.50%
VMware
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
186 158 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 41.15% 44.38% 45.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 71 57
Average daily rate £310 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £297 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 11
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £10.95 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £24.75 £20.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 11 February 2016, 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 34 (72.34%) Windows
2 28 (59.57%) Active Directory
3 27 (57.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (51.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (48.94%) Microsoft
6 20 (42.55%) Windows Server
7 19 (40.43%) Cisco
8 15 (31.91%) SAN
8 15 (31.91%) SQL
9 13 (27.66%) Citrix
9 13 (27.66%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (27.66%) Data Centre
10 12 (25.53%) vSphere
10 12 (25.53%) Java
10 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
10 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
11 10 (21.28%) ITIL
11 10 (21.28%) Linux
11 10 (21.28%) Red Hat
11 10 (21.28%) Relational Database
12 9 (19.15%) Oracle
12 9 (19.15%) .NET
12 9 (19.15%) MS Exchange
12 9 (19.15%) TOGAF
13 8 (17.02%) DHCP
14 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
14 7 (14.89%) IIS
14 7 (14.89%) Web Services
14 7 (14.89%) Configuration Management
14 7 (14.89%) Cisco Certification

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 9 (19.15%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (14.89%) IIS
3 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (6.38%) JBoss
4 3 (6.38%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.13%) Apache
5 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Advent Geneva
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) Office 365
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.91%) SAN
2 8 (17.02%) DHCP
3 7 (14.89%) Firewall
3 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
4 4 (8.51%) Converged Networks
4 4 (8.51%) DNS
5 3 (6.38%) Network Security
5 3 (6.38%) VoIP
5 3 (6.38%) VPN
6 2 (4.26%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (4.26%) iSCSI
6 2 (4.26%) LDAP
6 2 (4.26%) SMTP
7 1 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.13%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.13%) LAN
7 1 (2.13%) NAS
7 1 (2.13%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.13%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
2 10 (21.28%) Relational Database
3 6 (12.77%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (8.51%) MySQL
5 3 (6.38%) DB2
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) JMeter
2 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (14.89%) Retail
2 6 (12.77%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.13%) Legal
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (21.28%) Architect
2 9 (19.15%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (14.89%) Support Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (12.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Consultant
5 5 (10.64%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (10.64%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Deployment Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Designer
6 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) SAN Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) SAN Support
6 4 (8.51%) Solutions Designer
6 4 (8.51%) VMware Support Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Integration Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.15%) .NET
2 7 (14.89%) Web Services
3 3 (6.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.66%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.38%) Public Cloud
2 3 (6.38%) Web 2.0
3 2 (4.26%) Replication
4 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) Clustering
4 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.13%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.13%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 34 (72.34%) Windows
2 24 (51.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (42.55%) Windows Server
4 10 (21.28%) Linux
5 7 (14.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (12.77%) Windows XP
7 5 (10.64%) Unix
7 5 (10.64%) Windows 7
7 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (6.38%) AIX
9 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.13%) Solaris
9 1 (2.13%) SUSE
9 1 (2.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (21.28%) ITIL
3 9 (19.15%) TOGAF
4 7 (14.89%) Configuration Management
5 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.77%) ArchiMate
5 6 (12.77%) CRM
5 6 (12.77%) Data Security
5 6 (12.77%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (12.77%) Migration
5 6 (12.77%) OO
5 6 (12.77%) Release Management
5 6 (12.77%) UML
5 6 (12.77%) Web Design
6 4 (8.51%) DevOps
7 3 (6.38%) Converged Infrastructure
7 3 (6.38%) ERP
7 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.91%) SQL
2 12 (25.53%) Java
3 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.51%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.38%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) CCNA
1 7 (14.89%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (4.26%) CCNP
3 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.13%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) COBIT
System Software
1 28 (59.57%) Active Directory
2 27 (57.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (25.53%) vSphere
4 7 (14.89%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.38%) VMware ESX
5 3 (6.38%) XenApp
6 2 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.13%) Firmware
7 1 (2.13%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) SCCM
2 3 (6.38%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.26%) SCOM
4 1 (2.13%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.13%) Puppet
4 1 (2.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 23 (48.94%) Microsoft
2 19 (40.43%) Cisco
3 13 (27.66%) Citrix
4 10 (21.28%) Red Hat
5 9 (19.15%) Oracle
6 7 (14.89%) NetApp
7 6 (12.77%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (12.77%) SAP
8 5 (10.64%) Dell
8 5 (10.64%) EMC
8 5 (10.64%) HP
9 3 (6.38%) IBM
9 3 (6.38%) Juniper
10 2 (4.26%) CheckPoint
10 2 (4.26%) F5
10 2 (4.26%) Symantec
11 1 (2.13%) 3PAR
11 1 (2.13%) Advent
11 1 (2.13%) arcserve
11 1 (2.13%) Intel Security