The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 9 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware 6 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 10.34% 0.92% 9.68%
As % of the Vendors category 17.14% 2.56% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Median daily rate - £210 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -59.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.88 £21.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
VMware
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Preston region.

Vendors Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
35 39 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 60.34% 35.78% 72.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 23
Median daily rate £325 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £310 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £577
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 7
Median hourly rate £36.50 £21.91 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.59% -0.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.35 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.46 £40.40 £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Preston region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Preston

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

VMware
Hourly Rate Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Preston region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in Preston

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Preston region with a requirement for VMware.

1 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) Web Services
3 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 4 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (25.00%) ClearCase
4 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (25.00%) WSUS
4 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (25.00%) ClearQuest
4 3 (25.00%) DNS
4 3 (25.00%) SSL
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (25.00%) LAN
4 3 (25.00%) WAN
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Splunk
4 3 (25.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 3 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (16.67%) Private Cloud
5 2 (16.67%) Docker
5 2 (16.67%) DevOps

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) JBoss
1 1 (8.33%) nginx
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (8.33%) GitHub
3 1 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) SSL
2 3 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) DMZ
3 1 (8.33%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (8.33%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) Redis
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (25.00%) ClearQuest
2 1 (8.33%) Artifactory
2 1 (8.33%) Gerrit
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (8.33%) SonarQube
2 1 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Build Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Integration Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Server Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Splunk Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) LAMP
2 1 (8.33%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (8.33%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) PKI
1 2 (16.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (8.33%) CentOS
6 1 (8.33%) Mac OS
6 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
6 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
1 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps
2 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) OWASP
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) DBS Check
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Docker
3 2 (16.67%) vCloud
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) WSUS
2 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (16.67%) Puppet
3 1 (8.33%) Ansible
3 1 (8.33%) CFEngine
3 1 (8.33%) HAProxy
3 1 (8.33%) Kibana
3 1 (8.33%) logstash
3 1 (8.33%) Rundeck
3 1 (8.33%) Salt
3 1 (8.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 3 (25.00%) Splunk
3 2 (16.67%) Avaya
4 1 (8.33%) Black Duck
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) Google
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) Intel
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (8.33%) Sonatype
4 1 (8.33%) Veracode