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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 18 21 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware 23 20 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 5.50% 6.10% 7.94%
As % of the Vendors category 12.99% 12.74% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £290 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.55% -22.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £246 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £391 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.91% -5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.32%
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
177 157 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 42.34% 47.87% 47.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 64 45
Average daily rate £370 £318 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.53% -9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £230 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 11
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £12.25 £10.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £16.51 £41.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -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
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 24 (51.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (48.94%) HP
3 21 (44.68%) Cisco
4 17 (36.17%) SAN
5 15 (31.91%) Firewall
6 14 (29.79%) Windows
7 13 (27.66%) Load Balancing
7 13 (27.66%) NAS
7 13 (27.66%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (25.53%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (25.53%) Nortel Contivity
8 12 (25.53%) Wireless
8 12 (25.53%) Blue Coat
8 12 (25.53%) ProxySG
8 12 (25.53%) Linux
8 12 (25.53%) ITIL
8 12 (25.53%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (25.53%) CheckPoint
8 12 (25.53%) Nortel
8 12 (25.53%) CCIE
8 12 (25.53%) CCNP
8 12 (25.53%) CCNA
9 11 (23.40%) Change Control
10 9 (19.15%) Active Directory
10 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
10 9 (19.15%) Jenkins
11 8 (17.02%) Puppet
11 8 (17.02%) Java
11 8 (17.02%) Degree
11 8 (17.02%) Ruby

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (12.77%) OpenStack
1 6 (12.77%) Node.js
2 3 (6.38%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.26%) Apache
3 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.26%) SaaS
2 2 (4.26%) PaaS
3 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (36.17%) SAN
2 15 (31.91%) Firewall
3 13 (27.66%) NAS
4 12 (25.53%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (25.53%) Nortel Contivity
4 12 (25.53%) Wireless
5 4 (8.51%) DNS
6 3 (6.38%) FCoE
6 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.26%) SNMP
7 2 (4.26%) DHCP
7 2 (4.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.13%) Big Data
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.26%) Ant
2 2 (4.26%) LoadRunner
2 2 (4.26%) Maven
2 2 (4.26%) Gradle
3 1 (2.13%) JDeveloper
3 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.13%) IntelliJ
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Consultant
2 10 (21.28%) Network Engineer
3 6 (12.77%) DevOps Consultant
3 6 (12.77%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (8.51%) Architect
4 4 (8.51%) Server Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Team Leader
5 2 (4.26%) Technical Architect
5 2 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.26%) Administrator
5 2 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (4.26%) Monitoring Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) VMware Consultant
5 2 (4.26%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (2.13%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.13%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) JAX-RS
1 1 (2.13%) REST
1 1 (2.13%) Middleware
1 1 (2.13%) JAX-WS
1 1 (2.13%) JSON
1 1 (2.13%) WSDL
1 1 (2.13%) SOAP
1 1 (2.13%) Web Services
1 1 (2.13%) XSD
1 1 (2.13%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) NHS
1 2 (4.26%) Clustering
2 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.79%) Windows
2 12 (25.53%) Linux
3 6 (12.77%) UNIX
4 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.38%) Solaris
7 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.13%) Android
7 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.13%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) Load Balancing
2 12 (25.53%) ITIL
3 11 (23.40%) Change Control
4 6 (12.77%) DevOps
4 6 (12.77%) Configuration Management
5 5 (10.64%) Migration
5 5 (10.64%) Project Management
6 3 (6.38%) Line Management
6 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (4.26%) Business Development
7 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.26%) TOGAF
7 2 (4.26%) Service Management
8 1 (2.13%) Network Management
8 1 (2.13%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.13%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.13%) Statistical Analysis
8 1 (2.13%) PRINCE
8 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.02%) Java
1 8 (17.02%) Ruby
2 7 (14.89%) SQL
2 7 (14.89%) Python
3 3 (6.38%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.13%) Scala
4 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (25.53%) CCIE
1 12 (25.53%) CCNP
1 12 (25.53%) CCNA
2 8 (17.02%) Degree
3 5 (10.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.64%) MCSE
4 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.26%) MCSA
5 2 (4.26%) VCP5
6 1 (2.13%) MCITP
6 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (51.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (27.66%) VMware ESXi
3 12 (25.53%) ProxySG
4 9 (19.15%) Active Directory
5 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.38%) VMware ESX
5 3 (6.38%) NFS
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (4.26%) XenApp
6 2 (4.26%) vSphere
7 1 (2.13%) vCloud
7 1 (2.13%) VirtualBox
7 1 (2.13%) KVM
7 1 (2.13%) XenServer
7 1 (2.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (2.13%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) Puppet
2 7 (14.89%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (12.77%) Vagrant
3 6 (12.77%) Ansible
3 6 (12.77%) Salt
3 6 (12.77%) Nagios
4 3 (6.38%) SCCM
5 2 (4.26%) WMI
5 2 (4.26%) SCOM
6 1 (2.13%) HP SIM
6 1 (2.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (48.94%) HP
2 21 (44.68%) Cisco
3 12 (25.53%) Blue Coat
3 12 (25.53%) CheckPoint
3 12 (25.53%) Nortel
4 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
5 6 (12.77%) New Relic
6 4 (8.51%) Red Hat
6 4 (8.51%) Citrix
7 3 (6.38%) SolarWinds
7 3 (6.38%) NetApp
7 3 (6.38%) Veritas
7 3 (6.38%) Oracle
8 2 (4.26%) EMC
8 2 (4.26%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.13%) McAfee
9 1 (2.13%) Open Text
9 1 (2.13%) Sun