The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Swindon region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 37 29 28
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware 6 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.46% 3.99% 4.17%
As % of the Vendors category 3.37% 7.92% 7.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 9
Average daily rate
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£238 £408 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.71% +16.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £20.06 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -31.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-18.94% +18.75%
Vendors Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
178 202 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 43.31% 50.37% 55.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 135 116
Average daily rate £450 £425 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +5.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 4
Average hourly rate £20.06 £15.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -22.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) Computacenter
5 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
5 3 (27.27%) VBScript
5 3 (27.27%) VB
5 3 (27.27%) Citrix
5 3 (27.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (27.27%) McAfee
5 3 (27.27%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 2 (18.18%) SSH
6 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (18.18%) Terminal Services
6 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
6 2 (18.18%) vSphere
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
7 1 (9.09%) iSeries
7 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SSH
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) iSeries
1 1 (9.09%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 1 (9.09%) Logistics
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
1 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
1 3 (27.27%) VBScript
1 3 (27.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (18.18%) Terminal Services
3 2 (18.18%) vSphere
4 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
4 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Computacenter
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
2 3 (27.27%) McAfee
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) AppSense
3 1 (9.09%) HP
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