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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 16 21 33
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Contract jobs citing VMware 18 25 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 7.63% 6.56% 6.18%
As % of the Vendors category 16.22% 14.53% 12.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 24
Median daily rate £256 £255 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.49% -21.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £538 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 2
Median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.77% +32.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £18.80 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £38.08 £20.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £24.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% +23.07%
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
111 172 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 47.03% 45.14% 51.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 85 185
Median daily rate £313 £388 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% +18.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £225 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £650 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 7
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.19 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.99% +34.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.13 £10.00 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £48.60 £39.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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
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 May 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 +21 7 £250 -52.38%
Bath 0 6 £263 +16.66% 2
VMware
South West

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 17 (77.27%) Active Directory
2 16 (72.73%) Windows
3 13 (59.09%) Windows Server
4 9 (40.91%) Windows 7
5 7 (31.82%) Windows 8
6 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (22.73%) Linux
7 5 (22.73%) Cisco
8 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
9 3 (13.64%) SAN
9 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (13.64%) Nagios
9 3 (13.64%) Migration
10 2 (9.09%) Office 365
10 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
10 2 (9.09%) Citrix
10 2 (9.09%) Firewall
10 2 (9.09%) ITIL
11 1 (4.55%) MCP
11 1 (4.55%) CCNA
11 1 (4.55%) SQL
11 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
11 1 (4.55%) MS Office
11 1 (4.55%) SAP
11 1 (4.55%) MCSA
11 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
11 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
11 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange

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 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) SAN
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.55%) Electronics
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.55%) Marketing
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Support Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (22.73%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 3 (13.64%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support
5 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Exchange Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (4.55%) Mac Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
1 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) Windows Server
3 9 (40.91%) Windows 7
4 7 (31.82%) Windows 8
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (22.73%) Linux
7 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (4.55%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Migration
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.55%) DevOps
3 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
3 1 (4.55%) Server Building
3 1 (4.55%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.55%) Software Deployment
3 1 (4.55%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) CCNA
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.55%) MCP
1 1 (4.55%) MCSA
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 17 (77.27%) Active Directory
2 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Nagios
2 1 (4.55%) Ansible
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (4.55%) Forcepoint
4 1 (4.55%) NetApp
4 1 (4.55%) SAP