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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 19 45 23
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -22
Contract jobs citing VMware 26 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 6.82% 1.00% 5.46%
As % of the Vendors category 14.86% 2.48% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 11
Average daily rate
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£375 £275 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £275 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Average hourly rate £20.06 - £21.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 - £20.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.67 - £36.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.87%
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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
175 161 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 45.93% 40.25% 45.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 126 103
Average daily rate £375 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 5
Average hourly rate £17.00 £21.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +1.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.20 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £25.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%

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
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 March 2015.

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 March 2015, 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 29 (67.44%) Windows
2 25 (58.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (53.49%) Microsoft
4 21 (48.84%) Active Directory
5 20 (46.51%) ITIL
6 15 (34.88%) Security Cleared
7 13 (30.23%) PRINCE
7 13 (30.23%) Office 365
7 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (25.58%) SC Cleared
8 11 (25.58%) MS Exchange
9 10 (23.26%) Cisco
9 10 (23.26%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (20.93%) EMC
11 8 (18.60%) Citrix
12 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (16.28%) SQL
13 6 (13.95%) Windows XP
13 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (11.63%) Juniper
14 5 (11.63%) UNIX
14 5 (11.63%) MS Office
14 5 (11.63%) Finance
15 4 (9.30%) Fat Client
15 4 (9.30%) CheckPoint
15 4 (9.30%) SCCM
15 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
15 4 (9.30%) Windows 7
15 4 (9.30%) Nokia
15 4 (9.30%) Thin Client

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 11 (25.58%) MS Exchange
2 10 (23.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (6.98%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.98%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Office
2 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.65%) Firewall
3 1 (2.33%) SSH
3 1 (2.33%) VLAN
3 1 (2.33%) VPN
3 1 (2.33%) DNS
3 1 (2.33%) SAN
3 1 (2.33%) Internet
3 1 (2.33%) LAN
3 1 (2.33%) VoIP
3 1 (2.33%) WAN
3 1 (2.33%) DHCP
3 1 (2.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Banking
2 3 (6.98%) Retail
2 3 (6.98%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (18.60%) Architect
1 8 (18.60%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (11.63%) Technical Support
2 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (9.30%) Analyst
3 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (6.98%) Support Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Network Support
4 3 (6.98%) Applications Architect
4 3 (6.98%) Technical Architect
4 3 (6.98%) Network Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 2 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.65%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Server Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Thin Client
1 4 (9.30%) Fat Client
2 3 (6.98%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 29 (67.44%) Windows
2 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (13.95%) Windows XP
3 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (11.63%) UNIX
5 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.30%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.98%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.65%) Windows 2000
7 2 (4.65%) Windows NT
8 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) ITIL
2 13 (30.23%) PRINCE
2 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (9.30%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (6.98%) Process Management
4 3 (6.98%) Data Security
4 3 (6.98%) TOGAF
4 3 (6.98%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.33%) Release Management
5 1 (2.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.33%) Test Management
5 1 (2.33%) Network Management
5 1 (2.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.28%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
2 3 (6.98%) VBScript
2 3 (6.98%) VB
3 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) Security Cleared
2 11 (25.58%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.33%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.33%) CISA
4 1 (2.33%) CISM
4 1 (2.33%) MCSA
4 1 (2.33%) CCNA
4 1 (2.33%) CCA
4 1 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.33%) CISSP
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.33%) MCTS
4 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
1 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (58.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (48.84%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.98%) Terminal Services
3 3 (6.98%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.98%) XenApp
4 2 (4.65%) XenServer
4 2 (4.65%) XenDesktop
4 2 (4.65%) vSphere
4 2 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) SCCM
2 3 (6.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 23 (53.49%) Microsoft
2 10 (23.26%) Cisco
3 9 (20.93%) EMC
4 8 (18.60%) Citrix
5 5 (11.63%) Juniper
6 4 (9.30%) Nokia
6 4 (9.30%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.98%) Lotus
7 3 (6.98%) McAfee
7 3 (6.98%) IBM
7 3 (6.98%) SAP
7 3 (6.98%) Unisys
8 2 (4.65%) Veeam
9 1 (2.33%) Oracle
9 1 (2.33%) AppSense
9 1 (2.33%) Symantec
9 1 (2.33%) BMC
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