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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 28 38 27
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Contract jobs citing VMware 20 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 5.90% 3.07% 8.33%
As % of the Vendors category 11.83% 6.47% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 5
Average daily rate
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£255 £290 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.06% +65.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £163 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 8
Average hourly rate £29.09 £21.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.31% +115.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.87%
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
169 139 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 49.85% 47.44% 58.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 89 53
Average daily rate £425 £330 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £723 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 17
Average hourly rate £20.19 £15.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.56% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.28 £21.50 £15.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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 March 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram 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 March 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 +16 6 £225 -45.45% 2
Taunton -15 4 £475 +183.58%
Street - - - -
VMware
South West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 34 (80.95%) Windows
2 24 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
4 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 16 (38.10%) Citrix
6 13 (30.95%) Symantec
6 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
7 12 (28.57%) SCCM
7 12 (28.57%) SC Cleared
8 10 (23.81%) MS Exchange
9 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (21.43%) Middleware
9 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (21.43%) Firewall
10 8 (19.05%) Migration
10 8 (19.05%) Windows 7
10 8 (19.05%) ITIL
10 8 (19.05%) Change Control
11 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (16.67%) HP
11 7 (16.67%) SQL
11 7 (16.67%) CommVault
11 7 (16.67%) McAfee
11 7 (16.67%) PowerShell
11 7 (16.67%) Statistics
12 6 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
12 6 (14.29%) MSI
12 6 (14.29%) IBM
12 6 (14.29%) SAN
13 5 (11.90%) SQL Server

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 10 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.14%) IIS
3 3 (7.14%) Apache
3 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) assyst
2 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) Firewall
2 6 (14.29%) SAN
3 3 (7.14%) LAN
3 3 (7.14%) WAN
4 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.76%) DNS
5 1 (2.38%) Wireless
5 1 (2.38%) VLAN
5 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (7.14%) MySQL
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MSI
2 3 (7.14%) InstallShield
General
1 1 (2.38%) Electronics
1 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
1 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.38%) Retail
1 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 6 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Administrator
3 5 (11.90%) Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (9.52%) Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Server Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Applications Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) DBA
6 2 (4.76%) IT Support
6 2 (4.76%) VMware Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) Middleware
2 5 (11.90%) Application Packaging
3 1 (2.38%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Statistics
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.76%) PKI
4 1 (2.38%) Open Source
4 1 (2.38%) IBM XIV
4 1 (2.38%) Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) NHS
4 1 (2.38%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 34 (80.95%) Windows
2 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (19.05%) Windows 7
4 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.52%) Linux
6 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.38%) Windows NT
6 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) ITIL
1 8 (19.05%) Migration
1 8 (19.05%) Change Control
2 4 (9.52%) Incident Management
3 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (7.14%) Service Management
3 3 (7.14%) Change Management
3 3 (7.14%) Database Security
4 2 (4.76%) Capacity Management
4 2 (4.76%) ITSM
4 2 (4.76%) Data Migration
4 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.38%) UML
5 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.38%) PRINCE
5 1 (2.38%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.38%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (2.38%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) SQL
1 7 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
2 12 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) CCNP
3 1 (2.38%) CCNA
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
1 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
3 5 (11.90%) XenApp
4 4 (9.52%) XenDesktop
5 3 (7.14%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (4.76%) XenServer
7 1 (2.38%) vSphere
7 1 (2.38%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (28.57%) SCCM
2 6 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (9.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (7.14%) WSUS
5 2 (4.76%) SCOM
5 2 (4.76%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.38%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 16 (38.10%) Citrix
3 13 (30.95%) Symantec
4 7 (16.67%) McAfee
4 7 (16.67%) CommVault
4 7 (16.67%) HP
5 6 (14.29%) IBM
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle
6 3 (7.14%) NetApp
7 2 (4.76%) Veeam
7 2 (4.76%) Cisco
8 1 (2.38%) SAP
8 1 (2.38%) Hitachi
8 1 (2.38%) Rackspace
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