The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales 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 36 48 44
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Contract jobs citing VMware 29 23 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.59% 3.90% 3.47%
As % of the Vendors category 10.94% 8.71% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 18 11
Median daily rate £400 £340 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £244 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £401 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +2.22%
VMware
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Vendors Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
265 264 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 41.93% 44.75% 36.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 202 137
Median daily rate £416 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.42% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £443 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 10 8
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.38 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.25% +49.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.75 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £27.50 £26.80
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 South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the South Wales region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the South Wales region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

VMware
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the South Wales 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
Cardiff +15 13 £444 +36.53% 3
Newport -11 5 £191 -46.87%
Bridgend - 3 £450 - 3
Neath Port Talbot - 3 - -
VMware
Wales

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

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 South Wales region with a requirement for VMware.

1 31 (75.61%) Windows
2 25 (60.98%) Active Directory
3 19 (46.34%) Windows Server
4 16 (39.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (39.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (36.59%) Citrix
5 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
6 13 (31.71%) SAN
7 12 (29.27%) HP
7 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (26.83%) Migration
9 10 (24.39%) Firewall
9 10 (24.39%) Linux
10 9 (21.95%) MS Exchange
10 9 (21.95%) Cisco
10 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
10 9 (21.95%) NetApp
10 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
11 8 (19.51%) Information Security
12 7 (17.07%) Backup Exec
12 7 (17.07%) SAP
12 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
12 7 (17.07%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
13 6 (14.63%) Clustering
13 6 (14.63%) DHCP
13 6 (14.63%) DNS
13 6 (14.63%) Python
14 5 (12.20%) Service Management

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 9 (21.95%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.32%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (7.32%) Skype for Business
4 2 (4.88%) IIS
4 2 (4.88%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.44%) Apache
5 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.44%) Confluence
5 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (31.71%) SAN
2 10 (24.39%) Firewall
3 6 (14.63%) DHCP
3 6 (14.63%) DNS
4 4 (9.76%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (9.76%) iSCSI
5 3 (7.32%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (7.32%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (4.88%) Extranet
6 2 (4.88%) Intranet
6 2 (4.88%) LAN
6 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.88%) WAN
7 1 (2.44%) Internet
7 1 (2.44%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.44%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.44%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.44%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Local Government
3 1 (2.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) Architect
2 7 (17.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Administrator
4 5 (12.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Technical Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Migration Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (7.32%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.88%) Server Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Unix Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) ELK Stack
2 2 (4.88%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.44%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
1 7 (17.07%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (14.63%) Clustering
3 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.44%) LPAR
3 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (75.61%) Windows
2 19 (46.34%) Windows Server
3 16 (39.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (39.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (24.39%) Linux
6 5 (12.20%) Windows 7
7 4 (9.76%) Windows 8
8 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (7.32%) Unix
9 2 (4.88%) AIX
9 2 (4.88%) Solaris
9 2 (4.88%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.44%) CentOS
10 1 (2.44%) Debian
10 1 (2.44%) HPUX
10 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Migration
2 8 (19.51%) Information Security
3 5 (12.20%) DevOps
3 5 (12.20%) Risk Management
3 5 (12.20%) Service Management
4 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (9.76%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.32%) ITIL
5 3 (7.32%) Load Testing
5 3 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (7.32%) Project Governance
5 3 (7.32%) Project Management
5 3 (7.32%) Server Hardening
5 3 (7.32%) Software Licensing
6 2 (4.88%) CRM
6 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.88%) SDLC
6 2 (4.88%) Web Development
7 1 (2.44%) Database Security
7 1 (2.44%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) Python
2 5 (12.20%) Bash Shell
3 4 (9.76%) SQL
4 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.88%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) Degree
3 3 (7.32%) DV Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.88%) MCSE
5 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.44%) CCNA
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.44%) MCITP
5 1 (2.44%) MCP
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 25 (60.98%) Active Directory
2 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.20%) vSphere
3 5 (12.20%) XenApp
4 4 (9.76%) VMware ESX
5 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.44%) NFS
6 1 (2.44%) PowerHA
6 1 (2.44%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.44%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.44%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) Backup Exec
2 3 (7.32%) HAProxy
2 3 (7.32%) Kibana
2 3 (7.32%) logstash
2 3 (7.32%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (7.32%) SCCM
3 2 (4.88%) Ansible
3 2 (4.88%) Tivoli
3 2 (4.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (2.44%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (2.44%) Nessus
4 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (2.44%) Puppet
4 1 (2.44%) Rundeck
4 1 (2.44%) SCOM
4 1 (2.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (2.44%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Citrix
1 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
2 12 (29.27%) HP
3 9 (21.95%) Cisco
3 9 (21.95%) NetApp
4 7 (17.07%) SAP
5 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
5 4 (9.76%) SaltStack
5 4 (9.76%) Symantec
6 3 (7.32%) Avaya
6 3 (7.32%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.88%) arcserve
7 2 (4.88%) Dell
7 2 (4.88%) IBM
7 2 (4.88%) Intel Security
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle
8 1 (2.44%) Altiris
8 1 (2.44%) Fujitsu
8 1 (2.44%) Sophos
8 1 (2.44%) Trend Micro
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