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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 15 36 43
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +7
Contract jobs citing VMware 18 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 7.41% 3.33% 2.47%
As % of the Vendors category 14.40% 6.51% 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 7
Median daily rate £263 £353 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.53% +17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £225 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £512 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.68% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.60 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.79% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.81 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.42% +10.52%
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
125 169 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 51.44% 51.21% 42.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 88 121
Median daily rate £365 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £225 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £511 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 3
Median hourly rate £21.50 £43.43 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.49% +117.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +17 5 £240 -52.23% 1
Bath 0 5 £263 +16.66% 3
Clevedon -1 1 - -
Street - 1 - -
VMware
South West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 19 (61.29%) Active Directory
3 14 (45.16%) Windows Server
4 13 (41.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
6 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
7 6 (19.35%) Cisco
7 6 (19.35%) SAN
7 6 (19.35%) Linux
7 6 (19.35%) Migration
7 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (19.35%) Windows 8
7 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
9 3 (9.68%) Firewall
9 3 (9.68%) ITIL
9 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (9.68%) Nagios
9 3 (9.68%) Citrix
10 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (6.45%) CCNA
10 2 (6.45%) NetApp
10 2 (6.45%) MCP
10 2 (6.45%) SQL
10 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
10 2 (6.45%) MS Office
10 2 (6.45%) MCSA
10 2 (6.45%) SharePoint

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 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) SAN
2 3 (9.68%) Firewall
3 1 (3.23%) LAN
3 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.23%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Artifactory
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) Gradle
1 1 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (3.23%) Electronics
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.23%) Marketing
1 1 (3.23%) Retail
1 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 10 (32.26%) Support Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (19.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 4 (12.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Server Support
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support
7 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Exchange Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (6.45%) Mac Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) JSON
1 1 (3.23%) JSON-LD
1 1 (3.23%) OAuth2
1 1 (3.23%) RESTful
1 1 (3.23%) Spring
1 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.23%) PKI
2 1 (3.23%) Semantic Web
2 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 14 (45.16%) Windows Server
3 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
4 6 (19.35%) Linux
4 6 (19.35%) Windows 8
4 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Migration
2 3 (9.68%) ITIL
3 2 (6.45%) DevOps
3 2 (6.45%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.45%) Software Deployment
4 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.23%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.23%) Microservices
4 1 (3.23%) Open Source Development
4 1 (3.23%) Pair Programming
4 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.23%) Server Building
4 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.23%) TDD
4 1 (3.23%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (3.23%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) Groovy
2 1 (3.23%) Java
2 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) CCNA
1 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (6.45%) MCP
1 2 (6.45%) MCSA
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 19 (61.29%) Active Directory
2 13 (41.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.45%) vSphere
5 1 (3.23%) Docker
5 1 (3.23%) vCloud
5 1 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Nagios
2 2 (6.45%) Ansible
2 2 (6.45%) Puppet
3 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.23%) Mesos
3 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.23%) SCCM
3 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) Cisco
3 3 (9.68%) Citrix
4 2 (6.45%) NetApp
5 1 (3.23%) EMC
5 1 (3.23%) Forcepoint
5 1 (3.23%) HP
5 1 (3.23%) IBM
5 1 (3.23%) SAP