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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 30 35 37
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs citing VMware 42 22 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 7.50% 4.23% 1.69%
As % of the Vendors category 18.10% 8.76% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 20 4
Average daily rate £270 £450 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £323 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £455 £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+7.77% +12.50%
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
232 251 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 41.43% 48.27% 41.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 187 97
Average daily rate £325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £225 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 12
Average hourly rate £11.00 £11.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £9.65 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £23.50 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cardiff +12 24 £270 +2.85% 3
Newport 0 7 £350 +7.69% 2
Caerphilly - 1 - -
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 - -
VMware
Wales

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 30 (46.15%) Windows
1 30 (46.15%) Linux
2 26 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (40.00%) Citrix
2 26 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 22 (33.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (30.77%) HP
5 19 (29.23%) Puppet
6 18 (27.69%) Java
7 17 (26.15%) Cisco
7 17 (26.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (23.08%) WebSphere
9 14 (21.54%) ITIL
9 14 (21.54%) DevOps
10 13 (20.00%) Active Directory
11 12 (18.46%) Firewall
11 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (16.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (16.92%) Jenkins
12 11 (16.92%) TCP/IP
12 11 (16.92%) Red Hat
12 11 (16.92%) JBoss
12 11 (16.92%) Apache
12 11 (16.92%) MS Excel
13 10 (15.38%) Tomcat
13 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (15.38%) Tivoli
13 10 (15.38%) Google
13 10 (15.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 10 (15.38%) Amazon AWS

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 15 (23.08%) WebSphere
2 11 (16.92%) Apache
2 11 (16.92%) JBoss
3 10 (15.38%) Tomcat
4 9 (13.85%) IIS
4 9 (13.85%) Jetty
4 9 (13.85%) nginx
5 7 (10.77%) WebLogic
6 6 (9.23%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (6.15%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (6.15%) MS Exchange
8 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (3.08%) FileNet
8 2 (3.08%) Mule
8 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
8 2 (3.08%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.54%) Moodle
9 1 (1.54%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.54%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (16.92%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.15%) MS Office
3 2 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.08%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.54%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (1.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.54%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (13.85%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (13.85%) Google App Engine
2 9 (13.85%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.08%) Office 365
5 1 (1.54%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.46%) Firewall
2 11 (16.92%) TCP/IP
3 9 (13.85%) DHCP
3 9 (13.85%) DNS
3 9 (13.85%) FTP
3 9 (13.85%) HTTP
3 9 (13.85%) Internet
3 9 (13.85%) IPsec
3 9 (13.85%) SAN
3 9 (13.85%) SSL
4 4 (6.15%) LAN
4 4 (6.15%) VPN
4 4 (6.15%) WAN
5 2 (3.08%) HTTPS
5 2 (3.08%) SSH
5 2 (3.08%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) MySQL
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.08%) Big Data
3 2 (3.08%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.08%) HBase
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (16.92%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.08%) IntelliJ
2 2 (3.08%) JUnit
2 2 (3.08%) Maven
2 2 (3.08%) Subversion
General
1 2 (3.08%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (16.92%) Support Engineer
2 7 (10.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (10.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 7 (10.77%) Network Support
3 6 (9.23%) Technical Design Authority
4 5 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) 1st Line Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) DevOps Specialist
5 4 (6.15%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
6 3 (4.62%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 3 (4.62%) Administrator
6 3 (4.62%) Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (4.62%) IT Support
6 3 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.08%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.85%) .NET
1 9 (13.85%) J2EE
1 9 (13.85%) Servlets
2 3 (4.62%) Web Services
3 2 (3.08%) Java EE
3 2 (3.08%) LAMP
3 2 (3.08%) SAML
3 2 (3.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.08%) Cryptography
3 2 (3.08%) PKI
4 1 (1.54%) Clustering
4 1 (1.54%) LPAR
4 1 (1.54%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 30 (46.15%) Linux
1 30 (46.15%) Windows
2 26 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 17 (26.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (16.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (13.85%) AIX
8 3 (4.62%) Windows 7
9 2 (3.08%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.08%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.54%) Android
10 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.54%) DevOps
1 14 (21.54%) ITIL
2 9 (13.85%) Configuration Management
2 9 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (13.85%) Migration
2 9 (13.85%) Open Source
3 8 (12.31%) Incident Management
3 8 (12.31%) Logistics
4 5 (7.69%) Project Management
4 5 (7.69%) Resource Management
5 4 (6.15%) Project Governance
5 4 (6.15%) Service Management
6 3 (4.62%) Information Security
6 3 (4.62%) ITSM
6 3 (4.62%) Risk Management
7 2 (3.08%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (3.08%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.08%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (3.08%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (1.54%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.69%) Java
2 5 (7.69%) SQL
3 4 (6.15%) Perl
4 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.08%) PHP
4 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.08%) Python
4 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 9 (13.85%) CCNA
2 9 (13.85%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (10.77%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.77%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (33.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (13.85%) Xen
4 4 (6.15%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.62%) vSphere
6 2 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (29.23%) Puppet
2 10 (15.38%) Tivoli
3 9 (13.85%) HP Data Protector
3 9 (13.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (6.15%) SCCM
5 3 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (3.08%) Ansible
6 2 (3.08%) Kibana
6 2 (3.08%) WhatsUp Gold
6 2 (3.08%) yum
7 1 (1.54%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.54%) nmon
7 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (1.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (40.00%) Citrix
1 26 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (30.77%) HP
3 17 (26.15%) Cisco
4 11 (16.92%) Red Hat
5 10 (15.38%) Google
6 7 (10.77%) NetApp
7 5 (7.69%) Veeam
8 3 (4.62%) SAP
9 2 (3.08%) Atlassian
9 2 (3.08%) BMC
9 2 (3.08%) CA
9 2 (3.08%) Cloudera
9 2 (3.08%) Dell
9 2 (3.08%) Oracle
9 2 (3.08%) Remedy
9 2 (3.08%) Sage
9 2 (3.08%) ServiceNow
9 2 (3.08%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.54%) Apple
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Rate: Competitive
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