The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 10.00% - -
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £370 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.35% +13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.88% +12.50%
VMware
Manchester

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

Vendors Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
6 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 20.00% 16.67% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Average daily rate £400 £348 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.10% -0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £348 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £348 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.67
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Salford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Salford

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Salford region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) SAS
2 2 (40.00%) SMTP
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) Puppet
2 2 (40.00%) Dovecot
2 2 (40.00%) MRTG
2 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (40.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
1 2 (40.00%) IMAP
1 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (40.00%) MRTG
1 2 (40.00%) SMTP
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) CentOS
2 2 (40.00%) Debian
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Mac OS
2 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
1 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
1 2 (40.00%) System Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Korn
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Dovecot
1 2 (40.00%) iptables
1 2 (40.00%) KVM
1 2 (40.00%) Sendmail
1 2 (40.00%) Squid
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Cacti
1 2 (40.00%) HAProxy
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
1 2 (40.00%) OpenNebula
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat