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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 34 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware 4 21 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 2.74% 9.91% 14.47%
As % of the Vendors category 5.97% 16.54% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £309
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 8
Average hourly rate - £21.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +115.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+9.30% -
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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
67 127 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 45.89% 59.91% 72.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 109 13
Average daily rate £570 £328 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+74.04% +14.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £195 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £745 £400 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 10
Average hourly rate £12.00 £21.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.18% +115.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram 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

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) assyst
3 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Middleware
4 1 (16.67%) Hitachi
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
4 1 (16.67%) Hadoop

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Hitachi
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco