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 2 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 21 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware 4 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.25% 7.09% 2.06%
As % of the Vendors category 5.33% 12.33% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
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- £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 £11.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £18.75 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -19.35%
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Cambridgeshire

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
75 73 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 60.98% 57.48% 58.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 23 27
Average daily rate £250 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 2
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -11.53%
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 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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 10 (76.92%) Windows
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) ITIL
3 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 7 (53.85%) Citrix
3 7 (53.85%) iPhone
3 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
3 7 (53.85%) iPad
3 7 (53.85%) Windows 8
4 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
4 5 (38.46%) Blackberry
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco
5 4 (30.77%) CCNA
5 4 (30.77%) Change Management
6 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
6 2 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (15.38%) Wyse
6 2 (15.38%) CCVP
6 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (15.38%) XenApp
6 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
6 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (15.38%) Google
6 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (15.38%) Degree

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco IPT
1 2 (15.38%) VoIP
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
1 2 (15.38%) VPN
1 2 (15.38%) MGCP
1 2 (15.38%) H.323
General
1 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Help Desk Support
2 5 (38.46%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Support Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
4 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Unified Communications Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) iPhone
1 7 (53.85%) iPad
2 5 (38.46%) Blackberry
3 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
2 7 (53.85%) Windows 8
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
3 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
3 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) CAD
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
1 2 (15.38%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (30.77%) CCNA
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (15.38%) CCVP
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) MCSE
2 2 (15.38%) MCP
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) XenApp
2 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Citrix
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) Wyse
4 2 (15.38%) Google
4 2 (15.38%) Adobe
4 2 (15.38%) Mapinfo
4 2 (15.38%) Remedy
4 2 (15.38%) Sophos
4 2 (15.38%) MobileIron
5 1 (7.69%) HP