The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough 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 28 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Contract jobs citing VMware 7 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.80% 4.05% 7.27%
As % of the Vendors category 6.54% 12.77% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 8
Average daily rate
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£326 £215 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.74% -49.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £215 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £215 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.91% -5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.32%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Vendors Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
107 47 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 58.15% 31.76% 55.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 18 42
Average daily rate £315 £260 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.15% -36.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £109 £125 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 19
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +19.04%
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 Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Peterborough region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Peterborough region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 11 (61.11%) Citrix
2 10 (55.56%) Windows
3 9 (50.00%) SCCM
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
5 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (27.78%) AppSense
6 5 (27.78%) FMCG
6 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
6 5 (27.78%) SQL
6 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (22.22%) HP
7 4 (22.22%) Cisco
7 4 (22.22%) SAN
7 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (16.67%) ITIL
8 3 (16.67%) Clustering
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (16.67%) NetApp
8 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (16.67%) EMC
8 3 (16.67%) NetScaler
9 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
9 2 (11.11%) MCSE
9 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
9 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 (27.78%) MS Exchange
1 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) SAN
2 3 (16.67%) NetScaler
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) Wireless
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (16.67%) IT Support
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Project Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Support
6 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) FMCG
2 3 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000
5 1 (5.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.56%) Logistics
3 1 (5.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) MCSE
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCTS
2 1 (5.56%) MCITP
2 1 (5.56%) MCSA
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 2 (11.11%) XenApp
5 1 (5.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Citrix
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) AppSense
4 4 (22.22%) HP
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco
5 3 (16.67%) NetApp
5 3 (16.67%) EMC
6 1 (5.56%) IBM
6 1 (5.56%) F5