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 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 30 28 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Contract jobs citing VMware 13 9 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.96% 2.62% 6.70%
As % of the Vendors category 7.03% 5.66% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 14
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£450 £306 £386
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.93% -20.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £300 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £356 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.38% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £20.06 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -31.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £23.36 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-5.80% +16.77%
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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
185 159 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 42.14% 46.22% 51.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 108 113
Average daily rate £450 £400 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £525 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 8
Average hourly rate £20.06 £17.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.62% +14.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.71 £12.15 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.50 £20.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.46% +2.52%

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014, 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 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
3 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
4 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 7 (36.84%) Citrix
4 7 (36.84%) Windows XP
5 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
5 6 (31.58%) McAfee
6 5 (26.32%) Cisco
6 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
7 4 (21.05%) HP
7 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
8 3 (15.79%) Finance
8 3 (15.79%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (15.79%) Computacenter
8 3 (15.79%) SQL
8 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
8 3 (15.79%) VBScript
8 3 (15.79%) VB
8 3 (15.79%) ITIL
8 3 (15.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (15.79%) Sophos
8 3 (15.79%) IBM
8 3 (15.79%) DHCP
8 3 (15.79%) DNS
8 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Project
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DHCP
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) SSH
3 1 (5.26%) NetScaler
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) EPoS
1 1 (5.26%) iSeries
1 1 (5.26%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (36.84%) Windows XP
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Migration
2 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
2 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.26%) Network Management
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) Logistics
3 1 (5.26%) Requirements Management
3 1 (5.26%) Network Design
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.26%) Service Management
3 1 (5.26%) Process Management
3 1 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
1 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
1 3 (15.79%) VBScript
1 3 (15.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.26%) MCP
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) MCSA
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
4 3 (15.79%) XenDesktop
4 3 (15.79%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (10.53%) vSphere
5 2 (10.53%) XenApp
5 2 (10.53%) Terminal Services
6 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
6 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
1 7 (36.84%) Citrix
2 6 (31.58%) McAfee
3 5 (26.32%) Cisco
4 4 (21.05%) HP
5 3 (15.79%) IBM
5 3 (15.79%) Sophos
5 3 (15.79%) Computacenter
6 2 (10.53%) SAP
6 2 (10.53%) Unisys
6 2 (10.53%) EMC
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle
7 1 (5.26%) Dell
7 1 (5.26%) AppSense
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