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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 17 23 38
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +15
Contract jobs citing VMware 22 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 6.71% 4.97% 1.48%
As % of the Vendors category 16.18% 13.11% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 2
Median daily rate £350 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £340 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £470 £270
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £20.19 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.62 £24.75 £19.13
% change year-on-year
+11.59% +29.41%
VMware
Wiltshire

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
136 122 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 41.46% 37.89% 41.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 78 143
Median daily rate £350 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £278 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £562 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 3
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.19 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.23% -32.71%
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 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 31 May 2016.

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 31 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 Swindon region with a requirement for VMware.

1 32 (80.00%) Windows
2 25 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 22 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 19 (47.50%) MS Exchange
6 17 (42.50%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (40.00%) Migration
8 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (32.50%) VMware ESX
10 13 (32.50%) PowerShell
11 12 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
11 12 (30.00%) ITIL
11 12 (30.00%) NetApp
12 9 (22.50%) DHCP
12 9 (22.50%) DNS
12 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (22.50%) vSphere
12 9 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2010
12 9 (22.50%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (20.00%) Data Centre
13 8 (20.00%) MCSE
13 8 (20.00%) MCSA
13 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (17.50%) Sophos
14 7 (17.50%) Linux

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 19 (47.50%) MS Exchange
2 16 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (5.00%) Skype for Business
7 1 (2.50%) IBM Domino
7 1 (2.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.50%) IaaS
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
1 1 (2.50%) PaaS
1 1 (2.50%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) DHCP
1 9 (22.50%) DNS
2 6 (15.00%) Firewall
3 4 (10.00%) Internet
4 3 (7.50%) LAN
4 3 (7.50%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (5.00%) NAS
5 2 (5.00%) SAN
5 2 (5.00%) WAN
6 1 (2.50%) MPLS
6 1 (2.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
1 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Windows Engineer
2 10 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) VMware Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) IT Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Active Directory Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Support
7 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Security Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Security Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Senior IT Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (12.50%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.50%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.50%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (2.50%) iSeries
5 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (80.00%) Windows
2 20 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (17.50%) Linux
6 4 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Migration
2 12 (30.00%) ITIL
3 9 (22.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.00%) Data Management
5 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.50%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.50%) Business Continuity Management
5 1 (2.50%) Change Control
5 1 (2.50%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.50%) PRINCE
5 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.50%) Quality Management
5 1 (2.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.50%) Service Management
5 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.50%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (2.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (2.50%) V-Model
5 1 (2.50%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) MCSA
1 8 (20.00%) MCSE
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.50%) CCNA
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) ISEB
4 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 25 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 22 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (42.50%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (32.50%) VMware ESX
5 9 (22.50%) vSphere
6 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (5.00%) VMware Server
7 1 (2.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) WSUS
2 1 (2.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (30.00%) NetApp
3 7 (17.50%) Cisco
3 7 (17.50%) Sophos
4 5 (12.50%) Citrix
5 4 (10.00%) Forcepoint
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (2.50%) Apple
6 1 (2.50%) EMC
6 1 (2.50%) IBM
6 1 (2.50%) Intel
6 1 (2.50%) Lotus
6 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds