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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 16 31 19
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Contract jobs citing VMware 8 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 7.02% 0.89% 0.88%
As % of the Vendors category 11.59% 2.53% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£213 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £23.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-15.53% +10.46%
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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
69 79 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 60.53% 35.27% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 30 17
Average daily rate £275 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £186 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £425 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 6 14
Average hourly rate £19.88 £16.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.21% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.55 £30.00 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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 21 August 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 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
2 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (47.06%) Windows
4 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (47.06%) SCCM
5 6 (35.29%) MCSE
5 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (35.29%) Firewall
5 6 (35.29%) Migration
5 6 (35.29%) vSphere
6 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
6 5 (29.41%) LAN
6 5 (29.41%) WAN
6 5 (29.41%) JOnAS
6 5 (29.41%) MCITP
6 5 (29.41%) VLAN
6 5 (29.41%) SCOM
6 5 (29.41%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (29.41%) UAG
7 4 (23.53%) SQL
7 4 (23.53%) Cisco
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
8 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
8 3 (17.65%) DNS

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
1 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (29.41%) JOnAS
3 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
3 5 (29.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (5.88%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) LAN
2 5 (29.41%) WAN
2 5 (29.41%) VLAN
3 3 (17.65%) DNS
4 2 (11.76%) SAN
4 2 (11.76%) DHCP
4 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.88%) Wireless
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Systems Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Project Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) IT Support
5 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Support
6 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
3 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Vista
5 1 (5.88%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Migration
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) MCSE
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (29.41%) MCITP
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (35.29%) vSphere
4 5 (29.41%) UAG
5 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.88%) XenApp
5 1 (5.88%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) SCCM
2 5 (29.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) NetApp
5 1 (5.88%) F5
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) EMC