The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 24 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Contract jobs citing VMware 2 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 2.08% 12.00% 5.41%
As % of the Vendors category 4.00% 18.00% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £168 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.63% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £19.30 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +93.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.32%
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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 Taunton region.

Vendors Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
50 50 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 52.08% 66.67% 72.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 39 18
Average daily rate £450 £310 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.16% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £168 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £400 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £19.30 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.64% +93.00%
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 Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Taunton region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Taunton region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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Top 19 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) assyst
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
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