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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 31 32 35
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing VMware 12 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 3.96% 2.87% 6.01%
As % of the Vendors category 7.14% 6.19% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 4
Average daily rate
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£250 £168 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.25% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £163 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £21.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +115.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +5.52%
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
168 113 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 55.45% 46.31% 53.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 64 54
Average daily rate £413 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £169 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £425 £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 13
Average hourly rate £36.00 £15.38 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+134.14% +53.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £14.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £15.75 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 5 £225 - 6
Taunton -14 4 £275 +64.17%
Street - - - -
VMware
South West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 27 (75.00%) Windows
2 19 (52.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 11 (30.56%) Citrix
6 9 (25.00%) SCCM
7 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 8 (22.22%) ITIL
7 8 (22.22%) MS Exchange
8 7 (19.44%) SQL
8 7 (19.44%) SAN
8 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
9 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (16.67%) Windows 7
9 6 (16.67%) Firewall
9 6 (16.67%) Middleware
9 6 (16.67%) Symantec
9 6 (16.67%) IBM
10 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
10 5 (13.89%) NetApp
10 5 (13.89%) Migration
10 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (13.89%) Change Control
11 4 (11.11%) Office 365
11 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
11 4 (11.11%) Statistics
11 4 (11.11%) Application Packaging
11 4 (11.11%) CommVault
11 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (11.11%) McAfee

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.33%) IIS
4 3 (8.33%) Apache
5 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) assyst
2 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) SAN
2 6 (16.67%) Firewall
3 4 (11.11%) DNS
4 3 (8.33%) LAN
4 3 (8.33%) WAN
4 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.56%) VPN
6 1 (2.78%) DHCP
6 1 (2.78%) Wireless
6 1 (2.78%) VLAN
6 1 (2.78%) OSPF
6 1 (2.78%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MSI
2 2 (5.56%) InstallShield
General
1 2 (5.56%) Back Office
2 1 (2.78%) Electronics
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Support Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Server Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (11.11%) Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) IT Support
6 2 (5.56%) VMware Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) Middleware
2 4 (11.11%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Statistics
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) IBM XIV
3 1 (2.78%) NHS
3 1 (2.78%) DTV
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 27 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (11.11%) Linux
3 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) ITIL
2 5 (13.89%) Migration
2 5 (13.89%) Change Control
3 3 (8.33%) Database Security
3 3 (8.33%) Change Management
4 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (5.56%) ITSM
4 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
4 2 (5.56%) Service Management
4 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.56%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.78%) PRINCE
5 1 (2.78%) Scrum
5 1 (2.78%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.78%) Programme Management
5 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) VCP4
4 1 (2.78%) CCNP
4 1 (2.78%) CCNA
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
1 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (52.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.56%) XenApp
4 2 (5.56%) XenServer
5 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.78%) vSphere
5 1 (2.78%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) SCCM
2 4 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (8.33%) WSUS
4 2 (5.56%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (30.56%) Citrix
3 6 (16.67%) IBM
3 6 (16.67%) Symantec
4 5 (13.89%) NetApp
5 4 (11.11%) CommVault
5 4 (11.11%) HP
5 4 (11.11%) McAfee
6 3 (8.33%) Oracle
7 1 (2.78%) SAP
7 1 (2.78%) Cisco
7 1 (2.78%) Rackspace
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