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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 12 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing VMware 13 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 7.22% 7.64% 6.87%
As % of the Vendors category 12.38% 14.67% 13.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 7
Median daily rate £353 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £645 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £339 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.22% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £22.50 - £21.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.58 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+6.30% +19.04%
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
105 150 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 58.33% 52.08% 50.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 81 64
Median daily rate £375 £333 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.78% +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £144 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £608 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.61 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.49% -21.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 18 (69.23%) Cisco
2 16 (61.54%) NetApp
3 15 (57.69%) Windows
4 10 (38.46%) Windows Server
5 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
5 9 (34.62%) vSphere
6 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (30.77%) Citrix
7 7 (26.92%) DNS
7 7 (26.92%) Linux
7 7 (26.92%) DHCP
7 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (26.92%) Data Centre
8 6 (23.08%) Service Management
9 5 (19.23%) Change Management
9 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (19.23%) SLA
9 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
9 5 (19.23%) ITIL
9 5 (19.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (19.23%) Degree
10 4 (15.38%) Data ONTAP
10 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
10 4 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (15.38%) FlexPod
10 4 (15.38%) XenApp
10 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
10 4 (15.38%) IBM
10 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
10 4 (15.38%) Project Management

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 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) DHCP
1 7 (26.92%) DNS
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (15.38%) Firewall
3 3 (11.54%) Network Security
3 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
3 3 (11.54%) VPN
3 3 (11.54%) Wireless
4 2 (7.69%) LAN
4 2 (7.69%) SNMP
4 2 (7.69%) VoIP
4 2 (7.69%) WAN
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.85%) FCoE
5 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) VMware Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Support Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) VMware Support Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Support Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Team Leader
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.69%) FlexPod Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) IT Manager
6 2 (7.69%) IT Support
6 2 (7.69%) IT Support Manager
6 2 (7.69%) NetApp Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Graduate SQL Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Junior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) CSS
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Data Centre
2 4 (15.38%) FlexPod
3 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) Clustering
3 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Cloud
3 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (7.69%) Replication
5 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.85%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (26.92%) Linux
5 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (15.38%) Data ONTAP
7 3 (11.54%) Unix
7 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (7.69%) AIX
8 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Service Management
2 5 (19.23%) Change Management
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL
3 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 4 (15.38%) Project Management
4 3 (11.54%) Coaching
4 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
4 3 (11.54%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
5 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.85%) Change Control
6 1 (3.85%) Migration
6 1 (3.85%) Network Management
6 1 (3.85%) OO
6 1 (3.85%) Open Source
6 1 (3.85%) Storage Virtualisation
6 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) Java
1 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
1 5 (19.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.69%) CCDA
3 2 (7.69%) CCNA
3 2 (7.69%) NCDA
3 2 (7.69%) VCP5
3 2 (7.69%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.85%) CCNP
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) SLA
2 2 (7.69%) HIPAA
3 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
1 9 (34.62%) vSphere
2 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (15.38%) XenApp
4 3 (11.54%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (11.54%) ISA Server
4 3 (11.54%) VMware ESX
4 3 (11.54%) XenDesktop
5 2 (7.69%) NFS
5 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.85%) vCloud
6 1 (3.85%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) vRealize
1 3 (11.54%) WSUS
2 2 (7.69%) Backup Exec
2 2 (7.69%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (7.69%) NetBackup
2 2 (7.69%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (7.69%) Tivoli
2 2 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Nessus
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Cisco
2 16 (61.54%) NetApp
3 8 (30.77%) Citrix
4 4 (15.38%) IBM
4 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 3 (11.54%) Dell
5 3 (11.54%) HP
5 3 (11.54%) Oracle
5 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
6 2 (7.69%) F5
6 2 (7.69%) ServiceNow
6 2 (7.69%) Symantec
6 2 (7.69%) Veritas
7 1 (3.85%) Aruba
7 1 (3.85%) Avaya
7 1 (3.85%) CA