The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 40 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware 6 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.72% 4.85% 4.73%
As % of the Vendors category 4.29% 10.29% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 13
Median daily rate £264 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.71% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £373 £370
% change year-on-year
-6.04% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £18.53
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%

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

Vendors Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
140 175 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 40.11% 47.17% 40.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 129 118
Median daily rate £413 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £428 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 8
Median hourly rate £32.50 £12.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+160.00% -26.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £19.00 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 February 2017, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for VMware.

1 16 (84.21%) Cisco
2 14 (73.68%) vSphere
3 12 (63.16%) SC Cleared
3 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
4 10 (52.63%) Windows
5 8 (42.11%) Unix
6 7 (36.84%) C
6 7 (36.84%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (26.32%) Firewall
8 5 (26.32%) Solaris
8 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
9 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
9 4 (21.05%) HP
9 4 (21.05%) Citrix
9 4 (21.05%) LAN
9 4 (21.05%) WAN
9 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
9 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
9 4 (21.05%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (15.79%) NetScaler
10 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (15.79%) Identity Access Management
10 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
10 3 (15.79%) SIEM
10 3 (15.79%) Change Management
10 3 (15.79%) Wireless
10 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
10 3 (15.79%) VPN
10 3 (15.79%) DNS

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Firewall
2 4 (21.05%) LAN
2 4 (21.05%) WAN
3 3 (15.79%) DNS
3 3 (15.79%) NetScaler
3 3 (15.79%) VPN
3 3 (15.79%) Wireless
4 1 (5.26%) SAN
4 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) VMware Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Unix Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Network Integration Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Cloud Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Design Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Unix
3 5 (26.32%) Solaris
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.26%) Android
6 1 (5.26%) Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
2 3 (15.79%) Change Management
2 3 (15.79%) Identity Access Management
2 3 (15.79%) Project Management
2 3 (15.79%) SIEM
3 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
3 1 (5.26%) Critical Success Factor
3 1 (5.26%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) Migration
3 1 (5.26%) Open Source
3 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) C
2 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) SC Cleared
1 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) vSphere
2 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
1 2 (10.53%) vRealize
2 1 (5.26%) Ansible
2 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (5.26%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Cisco
2 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
3 4 (21.05%) Citrix
3 4 (21.05%) HP
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.53%) Apple
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle
5 2 (10.53%) Sun
6 1 (5.26%) F5
6 1 (5.26%) Forcepoint
6 1 (5.26%) Intel Security