The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 17 38 39
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware 18 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 7.79% 3.15% 2.98%
As % of the Vendors category 16.51% 6.57% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 7
Median daily rate £240 £255 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £233 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £260 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.60 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.79% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.50 £21.63
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -0.57%
VMware
South West

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

Vendors Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
109 137 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 47.19% 47.90% 39.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 69 96
Median daily rate £351 £369 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.88% +8.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £253 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £480 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 3
Median hourly rate £22.00 £43.43 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.34% +117.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.72 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.86% +6.94%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton +12 6 £250 -3.84%
Bath 0 3 £238 - 5
Yeovil - 3 £203 -
Clevedon -1 1 - -
Street - 1 - -
VMware
South West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Somerset region with a requirement for VMware.

1 26 (72.22%) Windows
2 22 (61.11%) Active Directory
3 17 (47.22%) Windows Server
4 14 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (27.78%) Windows 7
6 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 7 (19.44%) SAN
7 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (16.67%) Office 365
8 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (16.67%) Cisco
8 6 (16.67%) Linux
9 5 (13.89%) Migration
9 5 (13.89%) Windows 8
10 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
11 3 (8.33%) SCCM
11 3 (8.33%) Firewall
11 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (8.33%) Nagios
11 3 (8.33%) ITIL
11 3 (8.33%) Citrix
11 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
12 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (5.56%) CCNA
12 2 (5.56%) LAN
12 2 (5.56%) WAN
12 2 (5.56%) MCP
12 2 (5.56%) SQL

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) SAN
2 3 (8.33%) Firewall
3 2 (5.56%) LAN
3 2 (5.56%) WAN
4 1 (2.78%) DHCP
4 1 (2.78%) DNS
4 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.78%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Artifactory
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.78%) Gradle
1 1 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (2.78%) Electronics
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
1 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.78%) Marketing
1 1 (2.78%) Retail
1 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 11 (30.56%) Support Engineer
3 10 (27.78%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (19.44%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 7 (19.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Desktop Support
7 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
7 3 (8.33%) Server Support
8 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Desktop Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) JSON
1 1 (2.78%) JSON-LD
1 1 (2.78%) OAuth2
1 1 (2.78%) RESTful
1 1 (2.78%) Spring
1 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.78%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.78%) PKI
2 1 (2.78%) Semantic Web
2 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.78%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (72.22%) Windows
2 17 (47.22%) Windows Server
3 10 (27.78%) Windows 7
4 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (16.67%) Linux
5 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (13.89%) Windows 8
7 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.78%) Android
8 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.78%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.89%) Migration
2 3 (8.33%) ITIL
2 3 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (5.56%) DevOps
3 2 (5.56%) Server Building
3 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.56%) Software Deployment
4 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.78%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (2.78%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
4 1 (2.78%) Microservices
4 1 (2.78%) Open Source Development
4 1 (2.78%) Pair Programming
4 1 (2.78%) Programme Management
4 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
4 1 (2.78%) TDD
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (2.78%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) Groovy
2 1 (2.78%) Java
2 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.56%) CCNA
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.56%) MCP
2 2 (5.56%) MCSA
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.78%) MCITP
3 1 (2.78%) MCSE
3 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 22 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 14 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.78%) Docker
4 1 (2.78%) vCloud
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Nagios
1 3 (8.33%) SCCM
2 2 (5.56%) Ansible
2 2 (5.56%) Puppet
3 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.78%) Mesos
3 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) Cisco
3 3 (8.33%) Citrix
4 2 (5.56%) NetApp
5 1 (2.78%) EMC
5 1 (2.78%) Forcepoint
5 1 (2.78%) HP
5 1 (2.78%) IBM
5 1 (2.78%) Mitel
5 1 (2.78%) SAP