The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 10 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware 18 5 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 11.39% 2.10% 6.93%
As % of the Vendors category 19.78% 3.91% 17.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 10
Median daily rate £363 £445 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.53% +54.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.88 £21.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
VMware
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
91 128 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 57.59% 53.78% 39.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 81 51
Median daily rate £355 £356 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.35% -3.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £208 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 9
Median hourly rate £17.00 £13.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -21.21%
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 Slough

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Slough

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Slough region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 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 Slough region with a requirement for VMware.

1 23 (69.70%) Linux
2 21 (63.64%) Windows
3 18 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (36.36%) Cisco
4 12 (36.36%) Red Hat
5 10 (30.30%) Telecoms
5 10 (30.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
6 8 (24.24%) HTTP
6 8 (24.24%) HTML
6 8 (24.24%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (24.24%) Data Centre
7 7 (21.21%) MySQL
7 7 (21.21%) SAP
7 7 (21.21%) CSS
7 7 (21.21%) Apache
7 7 (21.21%) FTP
7 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (21.21%) Electronics
7 7 (21.21%) vSphere
7 7 (21.21%) Bash Shell
7 7 (21.21%) Finance
7 7 (21.21%) Manufacturing
7 7 (21.21%) Migration
7 7 (21.21%) Programme Management
7 7 (21.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 7 (21.21%) Marketing
7 7 (21.21%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (18.18%) Degree

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 7 (21.21%) Apache
2 5 (15.15%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 7 (21.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) Cisco Nexus
1 8 (24.24%) HTTP
1 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
2 7 (21.21%) FTP
3 5 (15.15%) DNS
3 5 (15.15%) Firewall
3 5 (15.15%) SSL
4 4 (12.12%) DHCP
5 3 (9.09%) LAN
5 3 (9.09%) Network Security
5 3 (9.09%) SAN
5 3 (9.09%) SNMP
5 3 (9.09%) VoIP
5 3 (9.09%) VPN
5 3 (9.09%) WAN
5 3 (9.09%) Wireless
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (6.06%) FCoE
6 2 (6.06%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (6.06%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) MySQL
General
1 10 (30.30%) Telecoms
2 7 (21.21%) Electronics
2 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Manufacturing
2 7 (21.21%) Marketing
3 3 (9.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Support Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Administrator
3 5 (15.15%) Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) Web Administrator
4 4 (12.12%) Network Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) Designer
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Designer
5 3 (9.09%) Solutions Designer
5 3 (9.09%) Telecoms Designer
5 3 (9.09%) VMware Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) VMware Specialist
6 2 (6.06%) FlexPod Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Linux Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) NetApp Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Network Support
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Leader
6 2 (6.06%) VMware Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) HTML
2 7 (21.21%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.15%) FlexPod
3 4 (12.12%) Private Cloud
4 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (6.06%) e-Health
6 1 (3.03%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 23 (69.70%) Linux
2 21 (63.64%) Windows
3 10 (30.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (18.18%) VMS
6 5 (15.15%) Data ONTAP
6 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
7 2 (6.06%) Solaris
7 2 (6.06%) SUSE
7 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.03%) CentOS
8 1 (3.03%) Unix
8 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) Digital Marketing
1 7 (21.21%) Migration
1 7 (21.21%) Programme Management
2 4 (12.12%) ITIL
2 4 (12.12%) Server Building
3 3 (9.09%) CRM
3 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 3 (9.09%) Presales
3 3 (9.09%) Release Management
3 3 (9.09%) SOA
3 3 (9.09%) TOGAF
3 3 (9.09%) Workflow
4 1 (3.03%) Escalation Management
4 1 (3.03%) High Availability
4 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.03%) Project Management
4 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.03%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.09%) CCDA
3 3 (9.09%) CCNA
3 3 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (6.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (3.03%) CCNP
5 1 (3.03%) MCSE
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.03%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) HIPAA
2 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (21.21%) vSphere
3 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
3 4 (12.12%) VMware ESX
4 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.09%) NFS
4 3 (9.09%) vCloud
4 3 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.03%) XenApp
5 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.03%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) vRealize
2 1 (3.03%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Cisco
1 12 (36.36%) Red Hat
2 7 (21.21%) SAP
3 6 (18.18%) NetApp
4 3 (9.09%) F5
4 3 (9.09%) Hitachi
4 3 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (6.06%) CA
5 2 (6.06%) Citrix
5 2 (6.06%) CommVault
5 2 (6.06%) IBM
6 1 (3.03%) EMC
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft