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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 27 43 25
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -18
Contract jobs citing VMware 6 14 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.49% 3.62% 6.88%
As % of the Vendors category 6.67% 8.59% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 11
Median daily rate £325 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £233 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £406 £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Median hourly rate £32.50 £38.25 £20.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.03% +86.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +2.22%
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
90 163 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 37.34% 42.12% 46.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 109 108
Median daily rate £368 £394 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +21.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £316 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 7 19
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.25 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +53.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £11.78 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £38.25 £38.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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
Bath +9 4 £325 -
Taunton +11 2 £325 -18.75%
VMware
South West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (48.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (20.00%) Office 365
6 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (16.00%) SAN
7 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (12.00%) SQL
7 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (12.00%) SCCM
7 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
8 2 (8.00%) Migration
8 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
8 2 (8.00%) DevOps
8 2 (8.00%) Ansible
8 2 (8.00%) Kubernetes
8 2 (8.00%) Server Virtualisation
8 2 (8.00%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (8.00%) Blackberry
8 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
8 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
8 2 (8.00%) Android
8 2 (8.00%) Mitel

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 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) SAN
2 2 (8.00%) DHCP
2 2 (8.00%) LAN
2 2 (8.00%) VoIP
2 2 (8.00%) WAN
3 1 (4.00%) DNS
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.00%) Neo4j
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.00%) Gradle
1 1 (4.00%) Hudson
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Desktop Support
6 3 (12.00%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (8.00%) Office 365 Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Server Support
7 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) JSON
1 1 (4.00%) JSON-LD
1 1 (4.00%) OAuth2
1 1 (4.00%) RESTful
1 1 (4.00%) Spring
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.00%) Semantic Web
2 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.00%) Android
5 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (8.00%) Linux
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.00%) DevOps
1 2 (8.00%) Migration
1 2 (8.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (4.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (4.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (4.00%) High Availability
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL
2 1 (4.00%) Microservices
2 1 (4.00%) Open Source
2 1 (4.00%) Open Source Development
2 1 (4.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (4.00%) Server Building
2 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (4.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (4.00%) TDD
2 1 (4.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (4.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.00%) Groovy
2 1 (4.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.00%) MCITP
2 2 (8.00%) MCSE
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.00%) CCNA
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.00%) MCP
3 1 (4.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.00%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (4.00%) Docker
5 1 (4.00%) vCloud
5 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) SCCM
2 2 (8.00%) Ansible
2 2 (8.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (4.00%) Mesos
3 1 (4.00%) Nagios
3 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.00%) Puppet
3 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco
2 2 (8.00%) Citrix
2 2 (8.00%) Mitel
3 1 (4.00%) EMC
3 1 (4.00%) HP
3 1 (4.00%) IBM
3 1 (4.00%) NetApp
3 1 (4.00%) Symantec
3 1 (4.00%) Veeam