The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Peterborough region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 26 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Contract jobs citing VMware 10 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 6.45% 1.61% 4.59%
As % of the Vendors category 12.35% 3.23% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate £350 - £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £326 £309 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Vendors Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
81 31 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 52.26% 50.00% 61.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 17 32
Average daily rate £235 £400 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.25% +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £205 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 3 10
Average hourly rate £11.50 £112.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-89.77% +837.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
VMware
Cambridgeshire

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
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 18 April 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 15 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 12 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (66.67%) LAN
3 12 (66.67%) WAN
3 12 (66.67%) MCSE
3 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (61.11%) SCCM
5 9 (50.00%) MCITP
5 9 (50.00%) VLAN
5 9 (50.00%) Firewall
5 9 (50.00%) JOnAS
5 9 (50.00%) Windows
5 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (50.00%) vSphere
6 8 (44.44%) Migration
7 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (38.89%) SQL
7 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (33.33%) Citrix
8 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (27.78%) SCOM
9 5 (27.78%) XenApp
9 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
9 5 (27.78%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (27.78%) UAG
10 4 (22.22%) Linux
11 3 (16.67%) MCSA
11 3 (16.67%) MS Excel

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 15 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 9 (50.00%) JOnAS
3 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
4 5 (27.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) LAN
1 12 (66.67%) WAN
2 9 (50.00%) VLAN
2 9 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (16.67%) DHCP
3 3 (16.67%) DNS
3 3 (16.67%) SAN
3 3 (16.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MSI
1 1 (5.56%) InstallShield
1 1 (5.56%) AdminStudio
1 1 (5.56%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Project Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Design Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Wintel Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Packager
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Thin Client
1 3 (16.67%) Clustering
1 3 (16.67%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (22.22%) Linux
5 3 (16.67%) UNIX
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Migration
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 3 (16.67%) Software Deployment
3 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (66.67%) MCSE
2 9 (50.00%) MCITP
3 3 (16.67%) MCSA
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (50.00%) vSphere
4 5 (27.78%) XenApp
4 5 (27.78%) UAG
5 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
5 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (61.11%) SCCM
2 5 (27.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (16.67%) IBM
3 3 (16.67%) Mercator
3 3 (16.67%) HP
3 3 (16.67%) Dell
4 2 (11.11%) NetApp
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) Sage