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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 36 32 28
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing VMware 12 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.47% 3.19% 2.65%
As % of the Vendors category 5.08% 7.73% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 4
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£380 £381 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.32% +24.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £205 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £521 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Average hourly rate £19.03 £20.06 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.13% +29.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £22.25 £23.36
% change year-on-year
-3.37% -4.73%
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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
236 181 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 48.66% 41.23% 45.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 133 108
Average daily rate £425 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £521 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 8
Average hourly rate £19.03 £20.06 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.13% +14.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.71 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £27.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 19 (79.17%) Windows
1 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (50.00%) SQL
3 12 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 12 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
4 11 (45.83%) McAfee
4 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
4 11 (45.83%) Windows 7
5 10 (41.67%) T-SQL
5 10 (41.67%) VBScript
5 10 (41.67%) VB
5 10 (41.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (29.17%) SCCM
8 5 (20.83%) Citrix
8 5 (20.83%) Release Management
9 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
9 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
10 3 (12.50%) SAN
10 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
10 3 (12.50%) Lync
10 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
11 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
11 2 (8.33%) IaaS
11 2 (8.33%) XenApp
11 2 (8.33%) vSphere
11 2 (8.33%) PaaS
11 2 (8.33%) Linux

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.50%) Lync
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) PaaS
1 2 (8.33%) IaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) SAN
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) Wireless
3 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
3 1 (4.17%) SSH
3 1 (4.17%) NAS
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) VoIP
3 1 (4.17%) WLAN
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) SMTP
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
3 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (20.83%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support
5 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Support
6 2 (8.33%) Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Support Manager
7 1 (4.17%) IT Support Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) EMC VNX
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) FlexPod
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 11 (45.83%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.33%) Linux
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Release Management
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL
2 2 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.17%) PRINCE
3 1 (4.17%) Project Management
3 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.17%) Time Management
3 1 (4.17%) Software Deployment
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) SQL
2 10 (41.67%) T-SQL
2 10 (41.67%) VBScript
2 10 (41.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
3 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.33%) XenApp
4 2 (8.33%) vSphere
5 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (29.17%) SCCM
3 1 (4.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (4.17%) ARCserve
3 1 (4.17%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 11 (45.83%) McAfee
3 5 (20.83%) Citrix
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (4.17%) Websense
5 1 (4.17%) Toshiba
5 1 (4.17%) OpenText
5 1 (4.17%) LANDesk
5 1 (4.17%) Veeam
5 1 (4.17%) MobileIron
5 1 (4.17%) Avaya
5 1 (4.17%) NetApp
5 1 (4.17%) Symantec
5 1 (4.17%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) Dell
5 1 (4.17%) EMC
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