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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 20 13 26
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Contract jobs citing VMware 16 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 5.37% 7.20% 2.90%
As % of the Vendors category 9.82% 16.36% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £18.00 £48.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -63.07%
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 Slough region.

Vendors Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
163 110 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 54.70% 44.00% 46.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 50 55
Average daily rate £375 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £193 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 3
Average hourly rate £19.25 £18.00 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.94% -62.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 January 2015.

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 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 22 (59.46%) Windows
2 18 (48.65%) DNS
3 15 (40.54%) Java
4 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (32.43%) HP
6 11 (29.73%) Linux
7 10 (27.03%) Cisco
7 10 (27.03%) Finance
7 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (24.32%) ITIL
8 9 (24.32%) Dell
8 9 (24.32%) EMC
8 9 (24.32%) Citrix
9 8 (21.62%) Solaris
9 8 (21.62%) IIS
9 8 (21.62%) UNIX
9 8 (21.62%) Change Management
10 7 (18.92%) Firewall
10 7 (18.92%) Banking
10 7 (18.92%) vSphere
10 7 (18.92%) SQL
10 7 (18.92%) IBM
10 7 (18.92%) LAN
10 7 (18.92%) WAN
11 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
11 6 (16.22%) Adobe
11 6 (16.22%) IBM Notes
11 6 (16.22%) Lotus Domino
11 6 (16.22%) Flash

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 8 (21.62%) IIS
2 6 (16.22%) IBM Notes
2 6 (16.22%) Lotus Domino
2 6 (16.22%) GlassFish
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) SaaS
2 2 (5.41%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.41%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 18 (48.65%) DNS
2 7 (18.92%) Firewall
2 7 (18.92%) LAN
2 7 (18.92%) WAN
3 6 (16.22%) DAB
3 6 (16.22%) SAN
4 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.81%) Internet
4 4 (10.81%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (10.81%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (5.41%) LDAP
5 2 (5.41%) VPN
5 2 (5.41%) DHCP
5 2 (5.41%) SSL
5 2 (5.41%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
1 6 (16.22%) DB2
2 5 (13.51%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (13.51%) SAP BW
2 5 (13.51%) SAP Data Services
2 5 (13.51%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Gradle
1 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.41%) Ant
1 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 7 (18.92%) Banking
3 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Legal
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Architect
2 6 (16.22%) Technical Architect
3 4 (10.81%) Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Support Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Project Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Web Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Web Support Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Senior Architect
4 3 (8.11%) SAP Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Senior Technical Architect
4 3 (8.11%) SAP Technical Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Lead Designer
5 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.41%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (5.41%) Designer
5 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) Flash
2 4 (10.81%) SOAP
3 3 (8.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) CLARiiON
2 4 (10.81%) Mobile App
3 3 (8.11%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.70%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 22 (59.46%) Windows
2 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (29.73%) Linux
4 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (21.62%) Solaris
5 8 (21.62%) UNIX
6 6 (16.22%) AIX
7 4 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) ITIL
2 8 (21.62%) Change Management
3 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
3 6 (16.22%) Web Development
3 6 (16.22%) TOGAF
3 6 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (13.51%) Project Management
5 4 (10.81%) Change Control
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (8.11%) Investment Management
6 3 (8.11%) ERP
7 2 (5.41%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (5.41%) DevOps
7 2 (5.41%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (5.41%) Line Management
7 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) Java
2 7 (18.92%) SQL
3 5 (13.51%) ABAP
4 4 (10.81%) Perl
5 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
5 3 (8.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) MCITP
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.70%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.70%) CCNP
3 1 (2.70%) CCNA
3 1 (2.70%) MCSE
System Software
1 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (18.92%) vSphere
3 5 (13.51%) VMware ESX
4 4 (10.81%) NFS
4 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.70%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) NetBackup
2 2 (5.41%) XenMobile
2 2 (5.41%) SCCM
2 2 (5.41%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) HP
2 10 (27.03%) Cisco
3 9 (24.32%) Dell
3 9 (24.32%) EMC
3 9 (24.32%) Citrix
4 7 (18.92%) IBM
5 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
5 6 (16.22%) Adobe
5 6 (16.22%) SAP
5 6 (16.22%) Lotus
5 6 (16.22%) Symantec
6 5 (13.51%) Red Hat
6 5 (13.51%) Business Objects
7 4 (10.81%) F5
7 4 (10.81%) Sun
7 4 (10.81%) CheckPoint
7 4 (10.81%) Redknee
7 4 (10.81%) Crossbeam
8 2 (5.41%) MobileIron
8 2 (5.41%) Salesforce.com