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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 21 34 29
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware 23 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 5.68% 0.33% 3.32%
As % of the Vendors category 12.78% 0.79% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £270 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £270 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £36.00 - £21.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.80 - £18.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.20 - £34.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
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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
180 127 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 44.44% 42.19% 44.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 99 128
Average daily rate £375 £385 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -9.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £502 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 8
Average hourly rate £22.69 £22.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.13% +7.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £15.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £25.00 £36.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in Swindon

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 27 (55.10%) Windows
2 25 (51.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (40.82%) ITIL
4 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
4 18 (36.73%) Active Directory
5 17 (34.69%) Citrix
6 15 (30.61%) Cisco
6 15 (30.61%) Security Cleared
7 14 (28.57%) EMC
8 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (20.41%) Finance
10 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (18.37%) SC Cleared
10 9 (18.37%) MS Exchange
10 9 (18.37%) PRINCE
10 9 (18.37%) Office 365
10 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2013
11 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (16.33%) SAP
11 8 (16.33%) IBM
11 8 (16.33%) Unisys
11 8 (16.33%) Hyper-V
11 8 (16.33%) TOGAF
11 8 (16.33%) Banking
12 7 (14.29%) Retail
12 7 (14.29%) Process Management
12 7 (14.29%) Data Security
12 7 (14.29%) Retail Banking
12 7 (14.29%) WebSphere

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9 (18.37%) MS Exchange
1 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.08%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) DHCP
1 4 (8.16%) DNS
2 2 (4.08%) NetScaler
2 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.08%) Firewall
3 1 (2.04%) VLAN
3 1 (2.04%) Internet
3 1 (2.04%) SAN
3 1 (2.04%) LAN
3 1 (2.04%) VoIP
3 1 (2.04%) WAN
3 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.04%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) Banking
3 7 (14.29%) Retail
3 7 (14.29%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Architect
2 7 (14.29%) Applications Architect
2 7 (14.29%) Analyst
2 7 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Network Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Technical Support
4 5 (10.20%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (8.16%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Consultant
5 4 (8.16%) Server Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Network Support
6 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Citrix Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Citrix Architect
7 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (4.08%) Thin Client
2 2 (4.08%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.04%) Replication
3 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.04%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 27 (55.10%) Windows
2 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
5 5 (10.20%) UNIX
5 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (8.16%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.08%) Windows NT
7 2 (4.08%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) ITIL
2 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (18.37%) PRINCE
3 8 (16.33%) TOGAF
4 7 (14.29%) Process Management
4 7 (14.29%) Data Security
5 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.08%) Network Management
6 2 (4.08%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (4.08%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (4.08%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (4.08%) Migration
6 2 (4.08%) Requirements Management
6 2 (4.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (2.04%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.04%) Test Management
7 1 (2.04%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.04%) Network Design
7 1 (2.04%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (30.61%) Security Cleared
2 9 (18.37%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.16%) DV Cleared
4 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.08%) MCSA
6 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.04%) MCTS
6 1 (2.04%) CISA
6 1 (2.04%) CISM
6 1 (2.04%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.04%) CCA
6 1 (2.04%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.04%) CISSP
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.04%) MCSE
6 1 (2.04%) MCP
6 1 (2.04%) CCNA
6 1 (2.04%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
1 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (51.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (36.73%) Active Directory
3 8 (16.33%) Hyper-V
4 7 (14.29%) XenApp
5 6 (12.24%) XenDesktop
6 4 (8.16%) vSphere
7 3 (6.12%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (4.08%) Terminal Services
8 2 (4.08%) XenServer
9 1 (2.04%) Snort
9 1 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (2.04%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) SCCM
2 1 (2.04%) Nessus
2 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
2 17 (34.69%) Citrix
3 15 (30.61%) Cisco
4 14 (28.57%) EMC
5 8 (16.33%) SAP
5 8 (16.33%) IBM
5 8 (16.33%) Unisys
6 5 (10.20%) Juniper
7 4 (8.16%) Nokia
7 4 (8.16%) CheckPoint
8 3 (6.12%) McAfee
8 3 (6.12%) Sophos
8 3 (6.12%) HP
9 2 (4.08%) Veeam
9 2 (4.08%) Oracle
9 2 (4.08%) Lotus
10 1 (2.04%) AppSense
10 1 (2.04%) Symantec
10 1 (2.04%) BMC
10 1 (2.04%) Dell
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