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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 29 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware 5 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.21% 5.15% 4.67%
As % of the Vendors category 4.81% 13.21% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Average daily rate
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£488 £264 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+84.83% -8.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £225 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £658 £303 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £303 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.37% -6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
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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
104 53 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 66.67% 38.97% 56.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 28 36
Average daily rate £375 £241 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.60% -39.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £128 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 7 16
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.22 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+4.36% -13.15%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 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 12 (66.67%) Citrix
2 11 (61.11%) Windows
3 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 8 (44.44%) SCCM
5 5 (27.78%) FMCG
5 5 (27.78%) AppSense
5 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
6 4 (22.22%) HP
6 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
7 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
7 3 (16.67%) ITIL
7 3 (16.67%) SAN
8 2 (11.11%) NetApp
8 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
8 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (11.11%) Cisco
8 2 (11.11%) SQL
8 2 (11.11%) MCSE
8 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
8 2 (11.11%) EMC
8 2 (11.11%) iPhone
8 2 (11.11%) iPad
8 2 (11.11%) NetScaler
8 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
8 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (11.11%) NetScaler
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (5.56%) Banking
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
1 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Project Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) FMCG
2 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 2 (11.11%) iPhone
2 2 (11.11%) iPad
3 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.56%) VMS
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) Logistics
2 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
2 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
2 1 (5.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) MCTS
2 1 (5.56%) MCITP
2 1 (5.56%) MCSA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (11.11%) XenApp
5 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Citrix
2 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) AppSense
4 4 (22.22%) HP
5 2 (11.11%) NetApp
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco
5 2 (11.11%) EMC
6 1 (5.56%) IBM